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CS38A0060 Fuzzy sets and fuzzy logic, 6 cr 
Code CS38A0060  Validity 01.01.2018 - 31.07.2019
Name Fuzzy sets and fuzzy logic  Abbreviation Fuzzy sets and 
Credits6 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Description by Study Guide

M.Sc. (Tech) 2.



Teaching Language 


Teacher(s) in Charge 

Pasi Luukka, D.Sc. (Tech.), Professor


By the end of the course student will be able to

  • understand basic mathematical concepts related to fuzzy set theory and fuzzy logic
  • model uncertain concepts using fuzzy set theory
  • construct fuzzy models
  • deduce meaningful information from fuzzy models

The course consists of basics of fuzzy set theory, some algebras of fuzzy sets, fuzzy quantities, logical aspects of fuzzy sets, operations of fuzzy sets, fuzzy relations, fuzzy compositional calculus, aggregation operators, possibility theory, fuzzy inference systems.

Teaching Methods 

Lectures 14 h, tutorials 7 h, exercises 14 h, 1st period. Lectures 14 h, tutorials 7 h, exercises 14 h, 2nd period. Independent study 90 h. Written examination. Total workload 160 h.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 


Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 


Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 


Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0-5, examination 100 %.

Course Materials 

Klir, G., Yuan, B.: Fuzzy Sets and Fuzzy Logic. Theory and Applications, Prentice Hall, 1995.
Fullér, R.: Introduction to Neuro-Fuzzy Systems, Physica-Verlag, 2000.


Bachelor level mathematics courses:

BM20A6700 Matematiikka I, osa A , BM20A6800 Matematiikka II, osa A, BM20A6900 Matematiikka III

Experience in programming or using mathematical software required:

BM20A4301 Johdatus tekniseen laskentaan or BM20A5001 Principles of Technical Computing

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Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

max 10

Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

max 10


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