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JACIII Vol.13 No.3 pp. 297-303
doi: 10.20965/jaciii.2009.p0297
(2009)

Paper:

A Modal Characterization of Visibility and Focus in Granular Reasoning

Yasuo Kudo* and Tetsuya Murai**

*Department of Computer Science and Systems Engineering, Muroran Institute of Technology, 27-1 Mizumoto, Muroran 050-8585, Japan

**Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Kita 14, Nishi 9, Kita-Ku, Sapporo 060-0814, Japan

Received:
November 26, 2008
Accepted:
February 25, 2009
Published:
May 20, 2009
Keywords:
granular reasoning, modal logic, Scott-Montague model, visibility, focus
Abstract

We have proposed two key concepts – focus and visibility – as modalities of modal logic. Scott-Montague models that we have proposed represent properties of visibility and focus and the concept that p is visible as modal sentence vis p and p is clearly visible – or is in focus – as modal sentence cv p.

Cite this article as:
Y. Kudo and T. Murai, “A Modal Characterization of Visibility and Focus in Granular Reasoning,” J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform., Vol.13, No.3, pp. 297-303, 2009.
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