101. Multicriteria Optimization

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Po Lung Yu Distinguished Professor1,2,
  2. Chin I. Chiang3 and
  3. Gwo Hshiung Tzeng Professor4

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch101

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Yu, P. L., Chiang, C. I. and Tzeng, G. H. (2001) Multicriteria Optimization, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch101

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Business, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA

  2. 2

    National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

  3. 3

    Institute of Traffic and Transportation, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, R.O. China

  4. 4

    College of Management, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, R.O. China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • multicriteria optimization;
  • goal-seeking behavior;
  • compromise solution computation;
  • Elimination et Choice Translating Reality (ELECTRE);
  • fuzzy set theory and multiple-criteria linear programming

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Preferences

  • Value Functions

  • Satisficing and Compromise Solutions

  • Domination Structures

  • Mc2-Simplex Method for Linear Cases

  • Fuzzy Multicriteria Optimization

  • Extensions and Concluding Remarks

  • References

  • Additional Reading