Authors: Adnan Shaou, Alann Quai
Addresses: Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Michigan, 4901 Evergreen, Dearborn, MI 48128-1491, USA. ' Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Michigan, 4901 Evergreen, Dearborn, MI 48128-1491, USA
Abstract: This paper presents the state-of-the-art in appliance technology using fuzzy set theory. Twelve consumer appliances currently in the world market will be discussed. Different models/manufacturers of each appliance will be compared and analysed where appropriate. Analysis criterion consists of cost, ease of use, efficiency, and advantages over conventional products. A chart of fuzzy-logic appliances will summarise these developments.
Keywords: fuzzy appliances; fuzzy control; household appliances; neuro-fuzzy logic; neural networks; fuzzy logic; fuzzy set theory.
International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 1997 Vol.10 No.5/6, pp.361 - 369
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