A Generalization of the Classic Combination Rules to DSm Hyper-power Sets
Publication Type:Journal Article
Source:Information & Security: An International Journal, Volume 20, p.50-64 (2006)
Keywords:Dempster-Shafer theory, Dempster’s rule, DSm model, DSm rule of combination, DSm theory, Dubois-Prade’s rule, hyper-power set, Yager’s rule
Abstract:Dempster’s rule, Yager’s rule and Dubois-Prade’s rule for belief functions combination are generalized to be applicable to hyper-power sets according to the DSm theory. A comparison of the rules with DSm rule of combination is presented.