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|SUBJECT:||Father of fuzzy logic comes to Memorial University|
|DATE:||March 13, 2006|
World-renowned computer scientist and mathematician Dr. Lotfi Zadeh of the University of California at Berkeley will present a special lecture at Memorial University next week.
Dr. Zadeh is most famous for his theory of fuzzy logic, a form of logic in which variables can have degrees of truth or falsehood. Fuzzy logic is widely applied in electronic appliances in daily use.
Dr. Zadeh will deliver a talk titled From Search Engines to Question-Answer Systems: The Problems of World Knowledge, Relevance, Deduction and Precisiation on Wednesday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. in room IIC-2001 in the Inco Innovation Centre.
Admission to the public lecture is free. Parking is available in Area 18.
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For more information contact Dr. Wolfgang Banzhaf, head, Department of Computer Science, Memorial University, 737-8652 or firstname.lastname@example.org.