Decision‐theoretic rough sets (DTRSs), which provide a classical model of three‐way decisions (3WDs), play an important role in risk decision‐making problems. The risk is associated with the loss function of DTRSs, which is evaluated by the decision makers. As a new extension of fuzzy sets, Pythagorean fuzzy sets can handle uncertain information more flexibly than intuitionistic fuzzy sets in the process of decision making and it gives a new measure for the determination of loss functions of DTRSs. More specifically, we take into account the loss functions of DTRSs with Pythagorean fuzzy numbers and propose a Pythagorean fuzzy decision‐theoretic rough set (PFDTRS) model. Some properties of the expected losses are carefully investigated. Then we further design three approaches for deriving 3WDs with the PFDTRS model. The group decision making (GDM) based on the PFDTRS model is also discussed. It provides a novel interpretation for the determination of loss functions. With the aid of the Pythagorean fuzz weighted averaging operator, we aggregate the loss functions, as suggested by the all experts, which support a coherent way of designing information granules in the presence of numerics. An algorithm for 3WDs in GDM based on the PFDTRS model is designed. Then, an example is presented to elaborate on 3WDs with the PFDTRS model.
International Journal of Intelligent Systems – Wiley
Published: Jan 1, 2018
Keywords: ; ; ; ;
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera