Development and evaluation of five fuzzy multiattribute decision-making methods. (English) Zbl 0956.68535

Summary: We present the development of five fuzzy multiattribute decision-making methods. These methods are based on the analytic hierarchy process (original and ideal mode), the weighted-sum model, the weighted-product model, and the TOPSIS method. Moreover, these methods are examined in terms of two evaluative criteria. Computational results on test problems suggest that although all the methods are inaccurate, some of them seem to be more accurate than the others. The proposed evaluation methodology can easily be used in evaluating more fuzzy multiattribute decision making methods.


68T20 Problem solving in the context of artificial intelligence (heuristics, search strategies, etc.)
68T35 Theory of languages and software systems (knowledge-based systems, expert systems, etc.) for artificial intelligence
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