Fuzzy Expert Systems and Applications in Agricultural Diagnosis

Fuzzy Expert Systems and Applications in Agricultural Diagnosis

A.V. Senthil Kumar (Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, India) and M. Kalpana (Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India)
Release Date: July, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 335
ISBN13: 9781522591757|ISBN10: 1522591753|EISBN13: 9781522591771|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-9175-7


Decision-making is a frequent problem in today’s financial, business, and industrial world. Thus, fuzzy expert systems are increasingly being used to solve decision-making problems by attempting to solve a part or whole of a practical problem. These expert systems have proven that they can solve problems in various domains where human expertise is required, including the field of agriculture.

Fuzzy Expert Systems and Applications in Agricultural Diagnosis is a crucial source that examines the use of fuzzy expert systems for prediction and problem solving in the agricultural industry. Featuring research on topics such as nutrition management, sustainable agriculture, and defuzzification, this book is ideally designed for farmers, researchers, scientists, academics, students, policymakers, and development practitioners seeking the latest research in technological tools that support crop disease diagnosis.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Crop Yield
  • Defuzzification
  • Economics
  • Food Security
  • Fuzzy Logic
  • Knowledge-Based System
  • Nutrition Management
  • Risk Management
  • Soil Analysis
  • Sustainable Agriculture

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Dr. A.V.Senthil Kumar obtained his BSc Degree (Physics) in 1987, P.G.Diploma in Computer Applications in 1988, MCA in 1991 from Bharathiar University. He obtained his Master of Philosophy in Computer Science from Bharathidasan University, Trichy during 2005 and his Ph.D in Computer Science from Vinayaka Missions University during 2009. To his credit he had industrial experience for five years as System Analyst in a Garment Export Company. Later he took up teaching and attached to CMS College of Science and Commerce, Coimbatore. He has to his credit 3 Book Chapters, 8 papers in International Journals, 2 papers in National Journals, 13 papers in International Conferences, 4 papers in National Conferences, and edited a book in Data Mining (IGI Global, USA) and a book in Mobile Computing (IGI Global, USA). He is an Editor-in-Chief for International Journal titled “International Journal of Data Mining and Emerging Technologies”, “International Journal of Image Processing and Applications” and International Journal of Advances in Knowledge Engineering & Computer Science . Key Member for India, Machine Intelligence Research Lab (MIR Labs).He is an Editorial Board Member and Reviewer for various International Journals. He is also a Committee member for various International Conferences. He is a Life member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG), Systems Society of India (SSI), member of The Indian Science Congress Association, member of Internet Society (ISOC), International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Indian Association for Research in Computing Science (IARCS), and committee member for various International Conferences. He has got many awards from National and International Societies. Also a freelance writer for Tamil Computer (a fortnightly) and PC Friend (monthly).