EVIDENTIAL REASONING FOR MULTI-CRITERIA ANALYSIS BASED ON DSMT-AHP

Jean-Marc Tacnet, Jean Dezert
2011 unpublished
In this paper, we present an extension of the multi-criteria decision making based on the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) which incorporates uncertain knowledge matrices for generating basic belief assignments (bba's). The combination of priority vectors corresponding to bba's related to each (sub)-criterion is performed using the Proportional Conflict Redistribution rule no. 5 proposed in Dezert-Smarandache Theory (DSmT) of plausible and paradoxical reasoning. The method presented here,
more » ... esented here, called DSmT-AHP, is illustrated on very simple examples.
doi:10.13033/isahp.y2011.100 fatcat:7pn2itj2mbc5xfawnsijvh2d3u