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Papers 1998

Agrell, P. J., B. J. Lence and A. Stam. An interactive multicriteria decision model for multipurpose reservoir management: the shellmouth reservoir. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 2, 61-86, 1998.

Ali, A. I., T. Blanco and B. Buclatin. Goal network programs: A specialized algorithm and an application. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 106, no 1,191-197, 1998.

Ammar, E. E. On some basic notions of fuzzy parametric nonsmooth multiobjective nonlinear fractional programming problems. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 99, no 3, 291-302, 1998.

Antunes, C. H., J. F. Craveirinha and J. N. Clímaco. Planning the evolution to broadband access networks: a multicriteria approach. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 2, 530-540, 1998.

Bachi, M. A., D. L. Davis, D. F. Davis and J. Hollingsworth. A multiobjective course scheduling model: combining faculty preferences for courses and times. Computers and Operations Research, vol. 25, no 4, 303-316, 1998.

Badri, M. A., A. K. Mortagy and C. A. Alsayed. A multi-objective model for locating fire stations. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 2, 243-260, 1998.

Barzilai, J. Consistency measures for pairwise comparison matrices. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 123-132, 1998.

Basak, I. Probabilistic judgments specified partially in the analytic hierarchy process. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 108, no 1, 153-164, 1998.

Becker, N. and D. Soloveitchik. Dynamic multiple-objective optimization of environmental regulation policies. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 1, 3-19, 1998.

Benoist, J. Connectedness of the efficient set for strictly quasiconcave sets. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 96, no 3, 627-654, 1998.

Benson, H. P. Further analysis of an outcome set-based algorithms for multiple-objective linear programming. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 97, no 1, 1-10, 1998.

Benson, H. P. Hybrid approach for solving multiple objective linear programs in outcome space. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 98, no 1, 17-36, 1998.

Berbel, J. and A. Rodriguez-Ocana. An MCDM approach to production analysis: an application to irrigate farms in Southern Spain. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 1, 108-118, 1998.

Bolintinéanu, S. and M. El Maghiri. Second-order efficiency conditions and sensitivity of efficient points. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 98, no 3, 569-592, 1998.

Brans, J. P., C. Macharis, P. L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier and M. Schwaninger. Combining multicriteria decision aid and system dynamics for the control of socio-economic processes. An iterative real-time procedure. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 2, 428-441, 1998.

Brauers, W. K. A non-linear utility theory with multiple objectives. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 4, 193-203, 1998.

Brimberg, J. and H. Juel. A bicriteria model for locating a semi-desirable facility in the plane. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 106, no 1, 144-151, 1998.

Bufardi, A. On the construction of fuzzy preference structures. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 169-175, 1998.

Caballero, R., L. Rey and F. Ruiz. Lexicografic improvement of the target values in convex goal programming. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 644-655, 1998.

Caballero, R., T. Gomez, M. Gonzalez, L. Rey anf F. Ruiz. Goal programming with dynamic goals. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 4, 217-229, 1998.

Chan, C.-L., C. Chang. A method combining MAU and fuzzy logic for cooperative decision making. Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 35, no 1-2, 291-294, 1998.

Chen, G. Y. and W. D. Rong. Characterizations of the Benson proper efficiency for nonconvex vector optimization. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 98, no 2, 365-384, 1998.

Chen, G. Y., C. J. Goh and X. Q. Yang. The gap function of a convex multicriteria optimization problem. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 111, no 1, 142-151, 1998.

Chien, C.-F. and F. Saifort. Evaluating the desirability of meals: an illustrative multiattribute decision analysis procedure to assess portfolios with interdependent items. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 4, 230-238, 1998.

Czyzak, P. and A. Jaskiewicz. Pareto simulated annealing ? a metaheuristic for multiobjective combinatorial optimization. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 1, 34-47, 1998.

Deng, S. Characterizations of the nonemptiness and compactness of solution sets in convex vector optimization. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 96, no 1, 123-132, 1998.

Deng, S. On efficient solutions in vector optimization. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 96, no 1, 201-210, 1998.

Denizel, M. and S. Sayin. Part-type selection in flexible manufacturing systems: a bicriteria approach with due dates. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 6, 659-669, 1998.

Dias, L., J. P. Costa and J. N. Climaco. A parallel implementation of the PROMETHEE method. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 104, no 3, 521-531, 1998.

Downing, C. E. and J. L. Ringuest. An experimental evaluation of the efficacy of four multi-objective linear programming algorithms. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 104, no 3, 549-558, 1998.

Figueira, J. L'aide a la decision : une discipline du domaine de la recherche opérationelle ? Pesquisa Operacional, vol. 18, no 1, 11-19, 1998.

Figueira, J., H. MÕSilti and P. Tolla. Using mathematical programming heuristics in a multicriteria network flow context. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 8, 878-885, 1998.

Forman, E. and K. Peniwati. Aggregating individual judgments and priorities with the analytic hierarchy process. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 108, no 1, 165-169, 1998.

Fraser, N. M. and J. W. Hauge. Multicriteria approval: application of approval voting concepts to MCDM problems. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 5, 263-272, 1998.

French, S., L. Simpsom, E. Atherton, V. Belton, R. Dawes, W. Edwards, R. Hämäläinen, O. Larichev, F. A. Lootsma, A. Perman and C. Vlek. Problem formulation for multi-criteria decision analysis: report of a workshop. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 5, 242-262, 1998.

Gass, S. I. and T.Rapcsak. A note on synthesizing group decisions. Decision Support Systems, vol. 22, no 1, 59-63, 1998.

Gass, S. I. Tournaments, transitivity and a pairwise comparison matrices. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 6, 616-624, 1998.

Gen, M., K. Ida, Y. Li. Bicriteria transportation problem by hybrid genetic algorithm. Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 35, no 1-2, 363-366, 1998.

Giannikos, L. A multiobjective programming model for locating treatment sites and routing hazardous wastes. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 104, no 2, 333-342, 1998.

Giarlotta, A. Passive and Active Compensability Multicriteria aNalysis (PACMAN). Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 4, 204-216, 1998.

Gravel, M., A. L. Nsakanda and W. Price. Efficient solutions to the cell-formation problems with multiple routings via a double-loop genetic algorithm. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 2, 286-298, 1998.

Guitoni, A. and J.-M. Martel. Tentative guidelines to help choosing an appropriate MCDA method. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 2, 501-521, 1998.

Guvenir, Altay H. and E. Erel. Multicriteria inventory classification using a genetic algorithm. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 105, no 1, 29-37, 1998.

Haines, L. M. A statistical approach to the analytic hierarchy process with interval judgements. (I). Distributions on feasible regions. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 1, 112-125, 1998.

Hapke, M., A. Jaszkiewicz and R. Slowinski. Interactive analysis of multiple-criteria project scheduling problems. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 2, 315-324, 1998.

Harjunkoski, I., T. Westerlun, R. Porn and Skrifvars. Different transformations for solving non-convex trim-loss problems by MINLP. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 105, no 3, 594-603, 1998.

Hokkanen, J., R. Lahdelma, K. Miettienen and P. Salminen. Determining the implementation order of a general plan by using a multicriteria method. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 5, 273-284, 1998.

Homburg, C. Hierarchical multi-objective decision making. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 105, no 1, 155-161, 1998.

Honert, R. C. Van den. Stochastic pairwise comparative judgments and direct ratings of alternatives in the REMBRANDT system. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol 7, issue 2, 87-97, 1998.

Hussein, M. L. Complete solutions of multiple objective transportation problems with possibilistic coefficients. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 93, no 3, 293-300,1998.

Huylenbroeck, G. van and D. Damasco-Tagarino. Analysing crop choice of Philippine vegetable farmers with multicriteria analysis. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 160-168, 1998.

Hyun, C. J., Y. Kim and Y. K. Kim. A genetic algorithm for multiple objective sequencing problems in mixed model assembly lines. Computers and Operations Research, vol. 25, no 7/8, 675-690, 1998.

Joro, T., P. Korhonen and J. Wallenius. Structural comparison of data envelopment analysis and multiple objective linear programming. Management Science, vol. 44, no 7, 962-970, 1998.

Journee, P., P. Perny and D. Vanderpooten. A multicriteria methodology for the verification of arms control agreement in Europe. Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences, vol. 23, no 2, 63-86, 1998.

Kalu, T. Ch. U. Domestic petroleum-related expertise utilization and NigeriaÕs oil industry survival: a multicriteria decision analysis. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 3, 457-473, 1998.

Kassem, M. A. E. A study of fuzzy parametric on multiobjective nonlinear programming problems without differentiability. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 98, no 1, 67-76, 1998.

Kassem, M. A. E.-H. Stability of possibilistic multiobjective nonlinear programming problems without differentiability. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 94, no 2, 239-246,1998.

Kato, K. and M. Sakawa. An interactive fuzzy satisficing method for large scale multiobjective 0-1 programming problems with fuzzy numbers through genetic algorithms. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 590-598, 1998.

Kaymak, U. and H. R. van Nauta Lemke. A sensitivity analysis approach to introducing weight factors into decision functions in fuzzy multicriteria decision making. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 97, no 1, 169-182, 1998.

Kazmi, K. R. Some remarks on vector optimization problems. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 96, no 1, 133-138, 1998.

Kim, D. S., Y. B. Yun and W. J. Lee. Multiobjective symmetric duality with cone constraints. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 686-691, 1998.

Kim, J. Hierarchical structure of intranet functions and their relative importance using the analytic hierarchy process for virtual organization. Decision Support Systems, vol. 23, no 1, 59-74, 1998.

Kim, J. K., S. H. Choi, C. H. Han and S. H. Kim. An interactive procedure for multiple criteria group decision making with incomplete information. Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 35, no 1-2, 295-298, 1998.

Kim, J. S. and K.-S. Whang. A tolerance approach to the fuzzy goal programming problems with unbalanced triangular membership function. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 614-624, 1998.

Kiss, L. N. and K. Tanczos. Transport infrastructural investment project rankings under quasi-uniform resource allocating constraint, assisted by a multicriterion analysis process. International Transactions in Operational Research, vol. 5, no 2, 103-122, 1998.

Korhonen, P. and G. Y. Yu. On computing objective function values in multiple objective quadratic-linear programming. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 106, no 1, 184-190, 1998.

Korhonen, P., J. Phillips, J. Teich and J. Wallenius. Are Pareto improvements always preferred by negotiators? Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 1, 1-2, 1998.

Kwak, N. K. and C. Lee. A multicriteria decision-making approach to university resource allocations and information infrastructure planning. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 2, 234-242, 1998.

Labib, A. W. , G. B. Williams and R. F. OÕConnor. An intelligent maintenance model (system): an application of the analytic hierarchy process and a fuzzy logic rule-based controller. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 7, 745-757, 1998.

Lahdelma, R., J. Hokkanen and P. Salminen. SMAA - Stochastic multiobjective acceptability analysis. European Journal of Operational Research 106(1), 137-143, 1998.

Le Téno, J. F. and B. Mareschal. An interval version of PROMETHEE for the comparison of building productsÕ design with ill-defined data on environmental quality. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 2, 522-529, 1998.

Levary, R. R. and K. Wan. A simulation approach for handling uncertainty in the analytic hierarchy process. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 106, no 1, 123-128, 1998.

Li, Z. F. Benson proper efficiency in the vector optimization of set-valued maps. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 98, no 3, 623-650.

Maniezzo, V., I. Mendes, M. Parucini. Decision support for siting problems. Decision Support Systems, vol. 23, no 3, 273-284, 1998.

Martel, J. M. and B. Aouni. Diverse imprecise goal programming model formulations. Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 12, 127-138, 1998.

Mavrotas, G., D. Diakoulaki and D. Assimacopoulos. Bounding MOLP objective functions effect on efficient set size. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 5, 549-557, 1998.

Mavrotas, S. and D. Diakoulaki. A branch and bound algorithm for mixed zero-one multiple objective linear programming. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 530-541, 1998.

Mohan, C. and H. T. Nguyen. Reference direction interactive method for solving multiobjective fuzzy programming problems. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 599-613, 1998.

Mousseau, V., Slowinski R., Inferring an ELECTRE TRI Model from Assignment Examples, Journal of Global Optimization, 12(2), 1998, 157-174.

Mustafa, A. and M. Goh. Finding integer efficient solutions for bicriteria and tricriteria network flow problems using DINAS. Computers and Operation Research, vol. 25, no 2, 139-157, 1998.

Nakayara, Y. User oriented ranking criteria and its application to fuzzy mathematical programming problems. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 94, no 3, 275-286, 1998.

Nutt, Paul C. How decision makers evaluate alternatives and the influence of complexity. Management Science, vol. 44, no 8, 1148-1166, 1998.

Oliveira, S. L. C., J. R. H. Carvalho and P. A. V. Ferreira. A convex approach for multicriteria decision making in hierarchical systems. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 4, 181-192, 1998.

Osuna-Gómez, R., A. Rufian-Lizana and R. Ruìz-Canales. Invex functions and generalized convexity in multiobjective programming. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 98, no 3, 651-662, 1998.

Perny, P. and D. Vanderpooten. An interactive multiobjective procedure for selecting medium-term counter measures after nuclear accidents. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 1, 48-60, 1998.

Pierreval, H. and M.-F. Plaquin. An evolutionary approach of multicriteria manufacturing cell formation. International Transactions in Operational Research, vol. 5, no 1, 13-26, 1998.

Pitaktong, U., P. L. Brockett, J. R. Mote and J. J. Rousseau. Identification of Pareto-efficient facets in data envelopment analysis. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 109, no 3, 559-570, 1998.

Powell, J.G. and I.M. Premachandra. Accommodating diverse institutional investment objectives and constraints using non-linear goal programming. European Journal of Operational Research, vol.105, no 3, 447-456, 1998.

Prasad, S. Y. Approximation error analysis in bicriteria heuristics. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 155-159, 1998.

Puerto, J. and F.R. Fernandez. Pareto-optimality in classical inventory problems. Naval Research Logistics, vol.45, no 1, 83-98, 1998.

Rajabi, S., D. M. Kilgour and K. W. Hipel. Modeling action-interdependence in multiple criteria decision making. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 3, 490-508, 1998.

Ravi, V. and P. J. Reddy. Fuzzy linear fractional goal programming applied to refinery operations planning. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 96, no 2, 173-182, 1998.

Rios-Insua, S. and A. Mateos. The utility efficient set and its interactive reduction. European Journal of Operational Research, vol.105, no 3, 581-593, 1998.

Rogers, M. and M. Bruen. Choosing realistic values of indifference, preference and veto thresholds for use with environmental criteria within ELECTRE. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 552-563, 1998.

Romero, C., M. Tamiz and D. F. Jones. Goal programming, compromise programming and reference point method formulations: linkages and utility interpretations. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 9, 986-991.

Romero, C., V. Ros, and L. Daz-Balteiro. Optimal forest rotation age when carbon captured is considered: theory and applications. Journal of Operational Research Society, vol.49, no 2, 121-131, 1998.

Saaty, T. L. and L. G. Vargas. Diagnosis with dependent symptoms: Bayes theorem and the analytic hierarchy process. Operations Research, vol. 46, no 4, 491-502, 1998.

Sakawa M. and T Shibano. An interactive fuzzy satisficing method for multiobjective 0-1 programming problems with fuzzy numbers through genetic algorithms with double strings. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 564, 574, 1998.

Sakawa, M. and K. Kato. An interactive fuzzy satisficing method for structured multiobjective linear fractional programs with fuzzy numbers. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 575-589, 1998.

Sakawa, M. and K. Kato. Interactive decision-making for multiobjective linear fractional programming problem with block angular structure involving fuzzy numbers. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 97, no 1, 19-32, 1998.

Salminen, P., J. Hokkanen, and R. Lahdelma. Comparing multicriteria methods in the context of environmental problems. European Journal of Operational Research, vol.104, no 3, 485-496, 1998.

Sankaran, J. K. On a variant of lexicographic multi-objective programming. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 669-674, 1998.

Sawik, T. A lexicographic approach to bi-objective loading of a flexible assembly system. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 656-668, 1998.

Shi, Y., W. Kwak and H. Lee. Optimal trade-offs of multiple factors in transfer pricing problems. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol 7, issue 2, 98-108, 1998.

Shi, Y., W. Kwak and H. Lee. Optimal trade-offs of multiple factors in transfer pricing problems. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 2, 98-108, 1998.

Sivrikaya-Srifoglu and G. Ulusoy. A bicriteria two-machine permutation flowshop problem. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 2, 414-430, 1998.

Sueyoshi, T. and K. Sekitani. Goal programming regression with serial correlation: policy implications for Japanese telecommunications infrastructure development. Omega, vol. 26, no. 2, 195-205, 1998.

Suneja, S. K. and S. Gupta. Duality in multiobjective nonlinear programming involving semilocally convex and related functions. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 675-685, 1998.

Tan, Y. S. and N. M. Fraser. The modified star graph and the Petal diagram: two new visual aids for discrete alternative multicriteria decision making. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 1, 20-33, 1998.

Teng, J.-Y. and G.-H. Tzeng. Transportation investment project selection using fuzzy multiobjective programming. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 96, no 3, 259-280, 1998.

Thistle, P. D. Social structure, economic performance and Pareto Optimality. Theory and Decision, vol. 45, no 2, 161-173, 1998.

Tsoukiàs, A. and P. Vincke. Double threshold orders: A new axiomatization. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 5, 285-301, 1998.

Tummala, V. M. R., H. Ling. A note on the computation of the mean random consistency index of the AHP. Theory and Decision, vol. 44, no 3, 221-230, 1998.

Tung, S. L. and S. L. Tang. A comparison of the SaatyÕs AHP and modified AHP for right and left eigenvector inconsistency. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 106, no 1, 129-136, 1998.

Tung, Y. A. Time complexity and consistency issues in using AHP for making group decisions. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 144-154, 1998.

Ulungu, E. L., J. Teghem and Ch. Ost. Efficiency of interactive multi-objective simulated annealing through a case study. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 49, no 10, 1044-1050, 1998.

Van den Honert, R. C. Stochastic group preference modelling in the multiplicative AHP: a model of group consensus. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 110, no 1, 99-111, 1998.

Van den Honert, R. C. Stochastic pairwise comparative judgements and direct ratings of alternatives in the REMBRANDT system. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 2, 87-97, 1998.

Vetschera, R. Multicriteria agency theory. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 3, 133-143, 1998.

Westerlund, T., J. Isaksson, and I. Harjunkoski. Solving a two-dimensional trim-loss problem with MILP. European Journal of Operational Research, vol.104, no 3, 572-581, 1998.

White, D. J. A parametric characterization of mean-variance efficient solutions for general feasible action sets. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, vol. 7, issue 2, 109-119, 1998.

White, D. J. Epsilon-dominating solutions in mean-variance portfolio analysis. European Journal of Operational Research, vol.105, no 3, 457-466, 1998.

Zanakis, S. H., A. Solomon, N. Wishart and S. Dublish. Multi-attribute decision making: A simulation comparison of select methods. European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 107, no 3, 507-529, 1998.