• Logistics
    for each level of the hierarchy, and make all the pairwise comparisons. The pairwise comparison matrix is denoted by A = [aij] where aij implies the relative importance (or preference) of element i over element j. Each entry in matrix A is positive (aij > 0) and reciprocal (aij = 1/aji for all i, j...
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  • Robust
    APPLICATIONS OF ROBUST OPTIMIZATION 465 textbooks [91, 40, 121, 93] and the many references therein for a more comprehensive picture of SO. This paper considers RO, a more recent approach to optimization under uncertainty, in which the uncertainty model is not stochastic, but rather deterministic...
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  • Fuzzy Approximation
    model using AHP. In Sect. 7, the application model (case study) is discussed. Sections 8 and 9 present the result comparisons and conclusion of the paper. 2 Literature review At present, there is a boom in supply management research. A large amount of publications have appeared on the subject...
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  • Ahp Jmtm Manuscript
    wise comparison of the total 34 pair wise comparisons. Table II shows an example of the comparison matrix. After each element is compared, a paired comparison matrix [A] is formed. The matrix A can be defined by A = [pic], where n is the order of the matrix Then the...
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  • Prga
    Agrarian Reform and Rural Development – Mapping the Terrain By Arthur D Neame (February 2008) Produced for Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst e.V (EED) 1 This work was commissioned by Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst e.V (EED). However, the opinions expressed in this paper are those of the...
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  • Three-Phase to Single-Phase Matrix Converters: New Topology Based on New Control Method
    Abstract: In this paper, a new topology is proposed for three-phase to single-phase matrix converters, where more voltage levels are produced in the output in comparison with the conventional topologies. In addition, a new control method based on minimum error between the generated and the desired...
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  • Comparative Study Of Decision Making Techniques For Multi-Attribute Decision Making Problems
    determining the value of the pairwise comparison matrix [2], which is only determined by the scale value 1-9 thus affecting the level of Consistency Ratio (Lane and Verdini (1989) in [3]. Moreover, the use of principal eigen value on AHP priority vector to produce, yet meet the condition of order...
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  • Building Iq
    Fourier domain in terms of the signal-to-noise ratio in it. In this paper a modification of the Shannon’s time -continuous AWGN channel using the linear canonical transform (LCT) is presented and an expression for its capacity is derived. The Shannon-Hartley Law is shown as a special case of it. It can...
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  • Mutual Funds
    , University of Pennsylvania, University of Rochester, Vanderbilt University, the 2000 NBER Summer Institute, the 2000 Portuguese Finance Network Conference, and the 2001 AFA Meetings for helpful comments. This paper is based in part on the authors’ earlier working paper, “Evaluating and Investing in...
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  • Value Management Report
    .  Information stage 5.1  5.2  Overview of presentations Questions raised as a consequence of the information stage 12  12  12  6.  Evaluation of the options 6.1  6.2  6.3  6.4  Initial evaluation criteria Paired comparisons: weighting the option Option evaluation matrix Option evaluation matrix...
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  • organizational communication
    shown in Figure 2. Step 5: Pair wise comparison among criteria and sub-criteria Pair wise comparisons are done among related criteria and sub-criteria following the scale suggested by Saaty. A special questionnaire form is used to complete the pair-wise comparison matrix. In this comparison...
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  • Comparison Matrix Paper
     Comparison Matrix Paper September 21, 2013 Comparison Matrix Paper The focus of this paper was to use the matrix to compare two empirical articles, Leadership Behaviors and Subordinate Resilience written by Harland, Harrison, Jones & Reiter-Palmon and Initial Assessment and...
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  • LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
    LIST OF PUBLICATIONS I. Papers published in journals/proceedings 1. Hazra, A.K.,“A Note On Cofactor Matrix”, J. Bangladesh Academy of Science , Vol.25, No.1, p 65-69, ISSN 0378-8121, June, 2001. 2. Hazra, A.K.,“ A New Expansion Method For Determinants”, J. Bangladesh Academy of...
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  • Combination Stratergy
    different test object input parameters based on some combinatorial strategy. This survey presents 15 different combination strategies, and covers more than 30 papers that focus on one or several combination strategies. We believe this collection represents most of the existing work performed on combination...
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  • Capacity Planning Model
    , 23]. The capacity decisions are complicated by volatile demands, rising costs, and evolving technologies, as well as long capacity procurement lead times. In this paper, we study the purchasing and retirement decisions of machines (or interchangeably, “tools”). The early purchase of tools often...
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  • Omar
    Importance Moderate Plus Importance Strong Importance Strong Plus Importance Very Strong or demonstrated importance Very, Very Strong Importance Extreme Importance B. Construction of the comparison matrix Elicit expert makes judgments on pairwise comparisons of elements using a 1 to 9 scale shown...
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  • Social Studies Interview and Standards Investigation
    Running Head: INTERVIEW AND STANDARDS INVESTIGATION Interview and Standards Investigation Sarah Woods Grand Canyon University EED 465 Curriculum, Methods, and Assessment: Social Studies Leah Barley December 8, 2011 Interview and Standards Investigation Social studies is a complicated...
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  • Matrix Converters Dr Pat Wheeler, Dr Jon Clare, Dr Lee Empringham, Mr Maurice Apap and Mr Michael Bland School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering University of Nottingham, Nottingham, Uk Tel. +44 (0) 115 951 5591,
    ___--__--_- _--- __--____------MatrixConvetter Half Load _/--- 01 0 I 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 Switching Frequency [kHz1 Figure 14 - Comparison of AC to AC converter losses6. CONCLUSIONS This paper has described the basic operation and control of the matrix converter power...
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  • Rhetorical Modes Matrix
    and contrast Means to show how subjects are alike and/or different Start a comparison/contrast paper simply and clearly: tell your readers in a brief introduction what you are going to do (compare, contrast, or both) and what your subject or subjects are. *Be sure to always separate your subjects...
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  • Comparison Matrix Paper on Leadership
    Comparison Matrix Paper: September 12, 2012 Submitted by: S. Davis 1. Introduction • A comparison of the research questions posed for the studies • A comparison of the sample populations used • A comparison of the limitations of the study  Introduction The purpose of this paper is to...
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