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  1. Rough Multiple Objective Decision Making

    By Jiuping Xu, Zhimiao Tao

    Under intense scrutiny for the last few decades, Multiple Objective Decision Making (MODM) has been useful for dealing with the multiple-criteria decisions and planning problems associated with many important applications in fields including management science, engineering design, and...

    Published July 27th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Multiple Attribute Decision Making

    Methods and Applications

    By Gwo-Hshiung Tzeng, Jih-Jeng Huang

    Decision makers are often faced with several conflicting alternatives. How do they evaluate trade-offs when there are more than three criteria? To help people make optimal decisions, scholars in the discipline of multiple criteria decision making (MCDM) continue to develop new methods for...

    Published June 21st 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Probability, Statistics, and Reliability for Engineers and Scientists, Third Edition

    By Bilal M. Ayyub, Richard H. McCuen

    In a technological society, virtually every engineer and scientist needs to be able to collect, analyze, interpret, and properly use vast arrays of data. This means acquiring a solid foundation in the methods of data analysis and synthesis. Understanding the theoretical aspects is important, but...

    Published April 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Nonsmooth Mechanics and Convex Optimization

    By Yoshihiro Kanno

    "This book concerns matter that is intrinsically difficult: convex optimization, complementarity and duality, nonsmooth analysis, linear and nonlinear programming, etc. The author has skillfully introduced these and many more concepts, and woven them into a seamless whole by retaining an easy and...

    Published April 4th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Statistical Process Control for Real-World Applications

    By William A. Levinson

    The normal or bell curve distribution is far more common in statistics textbooks than it is in real factories, where processes follow non-normal and often highly skewed distributions. Statistical Process Control for Real-World Applications shows how to handle non-normal applications scientifically...

    Published December 20th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Optimization of Regional Industrial Structures and Applications

    By Yaoguo Dang, Sifeng Liu, Yuhong Wang

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    Based on research projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Optimization of Regional Industrial Structures and Applications provides an authoritative introduction to and survey of the cutting-edge research and...

    Published November 22nd 2010 by Auerbach Publications

  7. Decentralized Control and Filtering in Interconnected Dynamical Systems

    By Magdi S. Mahmoud

    Based on the many approaches available for dealing with large-scale systems (LSS), Decentralized Control and Filtering in Interconnected Dynamical Systems supplies a rigorous framework for studying the analysis, stability, and control problems of LSS. Providing an overall assessment of LSS theories...

    Published November 22nd 2010 by CRC Press

  8. Dynamic Programming

    Foundations and Principles, Second Edition

    By Moshe Sniedovich

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Pure and Applied Mathematics

    Incorporating a number of the author’s recent ideas and examples, Dynamic Programming: Foundations and Principles, Second Edition presents a comprehensive and rigorous treatment of dynamic programming. The author emphasizes the crucial role that modeling plays in understanding this area. He also...

    Published September 9th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Hybrid Rough Sets and Applications in Uncertain Decision-Making

    By Lirong Jian, Sifeng Liu, Yi Lin

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    As a powerful approach to data reasoning, rough set theory has proven to be invaluable in knowledge acquisition, decision analysis and forecasting, and knowledge discovery. With the ability to enhance the advantages of other soft technology theories, hybrid rough set theory is quickly emerging as a...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Auerbach Publications

  10. Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation

    Edited by Stewart Robinson, Roger Brooks, Kathy Kotiadis, Durk-Jouke Van Der Zee

    Bringing together an international group of researchers involved in military, business, and health modeling and simulation, Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation presents a comprehensive view of the current state of the art in the field. The book addresses a host of issues, including:...

    Published August 1st 2010 by CRC Press