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Comparative Analysis of Five Widely-Used Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods to Evaluate Clean Energy Technologies: A Case Study

Saeed Khojaste Effatpanah, Mohammad Hossein Ahmadi, Pasura Aungkulanon, Akbar Maleki, Milad Sadeghzadeh, Mohsen Sharifpur, Lingen Chen
2022 Sustainability  
Therefore, in this study, a comparative analysis in Jiangsu province in China was performed by describing and implementing five prominent multi-criteria decision-making methods in the field of energy technology  ...  Finally, by conducting a comprehensive two-stage sensitivity analysis, in the first stage, it was found that changes in the weights of land use and water consumption criteria had the greatest impact on  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14031403 doaj:cf8814a61ff14963886c93d58ff54a52 fatcat:qxdpc4g4kvec7fk233wooktety

A Comparative Analysis of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods for Resource Selection in Mobile Crowd Computing

Pijush Kanti Dutta Pramanik, Sanjib Biswas, Saurabh Pal, Dragan Marinković, Prasenjit Choudhury, Technische Universität Berlin
For this, we present a comparative analysis of various MCDM methods under asymmetric conditions with varying selection criteria and alternative sets.  ...  Besides time complexity analysis, we perform sensitivity analysis and ranking order comparison to check the correctness, stability, and reliability of the rankings generated by each method.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.14279/depositonce-12478 fatcat:yckdrfl6rffthc2tmsshlmhwv4

Multi-Criteria Applications in Renewable Energy Analysis, a Literature Review [chapter]

Rimal Abu Taha, Tugrul Daim
2013 Green Energy and Technology  
This chapter introduces us to a spectrum of tools for this evaluation.  ...  Energy impacts so many aspects of our lives. This makes it necessary to evaluate multiple aspects when we are evaluating energy alternatives.  ...  Overview of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods Multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) is a branch of operation research models and a well known field of decision-making.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4471-5097-8_2 fatcat:yr5owioncjbqbpq4ikckvp6gvm


Edmundas Kazimieras Zavadskas, Zenonas Turskis, Simona Kildienė
2014 Technological and Economic Development of Economy  
As a discipline, multi-criteria decision-making has a relatively short history.  ...  Since 1950s and 1960s, when foundations of modern multi-criteria decision-making methods have been laid, many researches devoted their time to development of new multi-criteria decision-making models and  ...  A state-of the-art survey of TOPSIS applications Balezentis, T., Balezentis, A. 2013 Applications of the multi criteria decision making method MULTIMOORA A significantly greater number of publications  ... 
doi:10.3846/20294913.2014.892037 fatcat:pyggwgjgpzdslb4kaxgoeykbua

A MCDM Approach for Prioritizing Production Lines: A Case Study

Ehsan Purjavad, Hadi Shirouyehzad
2011 International Journal of Business and Management  
Several methods have been proposed for solving multi-criteria decision making problems (MCDM).  ...  This study provides a comparison analysis of the above-three methods: eight parallel production lines from a factory will be analyzed using these three methods and also aggregate methods will be exploited  ...  Multi-Criteria analysis, in many cases called Multi-Criteria Decision-Making (MCDM) or Multi-Criteria Decision Aid methods (MCDA), is a branch of a general class of Operations Research models which deal  ... 
doi:10.5539/ijbm.v6n10p221 fatcat:bkbbh5xhfzdv7jlidwg7qpxb6y

Risk Assessment in PPP Projects by Applying Different MCDM Methods and Comparative Results Analysis

Alireza Valipour, Hadi Sarvari, Jolanta Tamošaitiene
2018 Administrative Sciences  
multi-attribute decision-making (MADM) methods compare when used for risk assessment in PPP projects.  ...  For this study, 5 risk assessment criteria and 10 types of risk used in Iranian highway PPP projects were selected.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/admsci8040080 fatcat:gt6ka6ctlbc6pgsfv2iisneqqa

An Overview of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods in Dealing with Sustainable Energy Development Issues

Indre Siksnelyte, Edmundas Zavadskas, Dalia Streimikiene, Deepak Sharma
2018 Energies  
Sustainable decision-making in solving energy issues can be supported and contradictory effects can be evaluated by scientific achievements of multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) techniques.  ...  The main goal of this paper is to overview the application of decision-making methods in dealing with sustainable energy development issues.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en11102754 fatcat:gcxnb7qycvaene3kf7pj7txhma

A Review: Clearing Oil Palm Plantation with Multi-Stakeholder Model

Hamdani Hamdani, Khabib Mustofa
2015 International Journal of Computer Applications  
The clearing land or clearing of oil palm plantations needs stakeholders" involvement in decision making,  ...  MULTI CRITERIA DECISION ANALYSIS (MCDA) METHOD Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA) is a part of basic theory of Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) which is a part of analysis method to categorize  ...  Model of GDS can be applied to help making decisions based on a multi-decision making (MDM). This model is part of the method of multi-criteria decision analysis (MCDA).  ... 
doi:10.5120/20120-2181 fatcat:5zt6544l6bdr3mp3z45cniridm

Strategy development with SWOT analysis on manufacturing companies in rapid growth: A ceramic industry application

Feyza Gurbuz
2018 New Trends and Issues Proceedings on Humanities and Social Sciences  
After then, multicriteria decision-making methods were used to determine the importance of each potential strategy. Keywords: Multi-criteria decision-making, SWOT analysis, strategy management.  ...  This study aims to prove the importance of using combined decision-making methods for a successful decision-making for managers.  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported by Research Fund of the Erciyes University. Project Number: FYL-2016-6580.  ... 
doi:10.18844/prosoc.v4i10.3083 fatcat:dwx4ihjxbnfolc4sasr4tdvsaa

Multi-Criteria Decision Making and its Applications

Multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) is a powerful operational model which are used to resolve decision making problems on the basis of different decision criteria.  ...  This study presents a small description on the working principle and different methods of a Multi-criteria decision making and furthermore provides survey on their application in different fields.  ...   Abstract: Multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) is a powerful operational model which are used to resolve decision making problems on the basis of different decision criteria.  ... 
doi:10.35940/ijitee.i1122.0789s419 fatcat:fw5ylqmhwbdn5drgg4badr7i3a

Metamodeling SNAP, a Multi-Criteria Method for Effective Strategic Decision Making on e-Learning Issues

Miso Dzeko, Nikola Kadoic, Zeljko Dobrovic
2019 2019 42nd International Convention on Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO)  
Many e-learning decision-making problems are multi-criteria problems, and their analysis requires the application of appropriate decision-making method.  ...  Since elearning is a domain which is characterised by the existence of influences and dependencies between the decision-making elements, some of the most suitable methods for the multicriteria analyses  ...  INTRODUCTION Strategic planning on e-learning requires multi-criteria analysis of many aspects of e-learning.  ... 
doi:10.23919/mipro.2019.8757097 dblp:conf/mipro/DzekoKD19 fatcat:xpxm3tznyjcwpnx34jd4mhuxbi

A survey of applications of multi-criteria decision analysis methods in mine planning and related case studies

M.J. Mahase
2016 Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy  
classified multi-attribute decision-making methods into cost-benefit analysis (CBA), elementary methods, MAUT methods, outranking methods, group decision-making methods, and sensitivity analysis.  ...  MCDA techniques belong to a broad group of techniques called multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) techniques.  ... 
doi:10.17159/2411-9717/2016/v116n11a7 fatcat:p7yhl6h7nzaaxjvokcb7dt2st4

A two-step fusion process for multi-criteria decision applied to natural hazards in mountains [article]

Jean-Marc Tacnet, Jean Dezert
2010 arXiv   pre-print
A methodology mixing the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP), a multi-criteria aid-decision method, and information fusion using Belief Function Theory is described.  ...  Fuzzy Sets and Possibilities theories allow to transform quantitative and qualitative criteria into a common frame of discernment for decision in Dempster-Shafer Theory (DST ) and Dezert-Smarandache Theory  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This work would not have been possible without the help of Arnaud Martin who provided us the fusion routines that were used to implement our calculation framework [16] .  ... 
arXiv:1005.0896v1 fatcat:d2zxyerqpzbazlaslqyfukb5d4

Electronic Device Selection in Industrial Products and Machinery Industry: Comparative Analysis with Ocra and Maut Method

2019 Zenodo  
In order to scrutinize the results, it can be said that the same data set is compatible with MAUT, which is another multi-criteria decision making method.  ...  Within the scope of this study, the purchase decisions of electronic device alternatives are being analysed in industrial products and machinery industry with OCRA method.  ...  Next section demonstrates the way these two multi-criteria decision-making methods operate and the comparison analysis of them in aforementioned case.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3262262 fatcat:fm72dejkd5ce3kwt2vteha6gw4

Multi-Criteria Analysis of Design Solutions in Architecture and Engineering: Review of Applications and a Case Study

Karolina Ogrodnik
2019 Buildings  
The primary goal of this paper is to present the application potential of MCDM/MCDA (multi-criteria decision-making/multi-criteria decision analysis) methods in the field of architecture and urban planning  ...  The empirical section of this paper, through a case study, presents a comparative analysis of the classical AHP method with its extension onto fuzzy sets.  ...  Examples of the applications of selected MCDM/MCDA (multi-criteria decision-making/multi-criteria decision analysis) methods in architecture and urban planning.  ... 
doi:10.3390/buildings9120244 fatcat:mlt5f3oolvh7jbisz2l5ryeyv4
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