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# How AI-Type Uncertainty Ideas Can Improve Inter-Disciplinary Collaboration and Education: Lessons from a Case Study

## Paulo Pinheiro da Silva, Aaron Velasco, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA

In many application areas, there is a need for interdisciplinary collaboration and education. However, such collaboration and education are not easy. On the example of our participation in a cyberinfrastructure project, we show that many obstacles on the path to successful collaboration and education can be overcome if we take into account that each person’s knowledge of a statement is often a matter of *degree* – and that we can therefore use appropriate degree-based ideas and techniques.

*J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform.*, Vol.14, No.6, pp. 700-707, 2010.

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