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Information 2017, 8(4), 144; doi:10.3390/info8040144

VIKOR Method for Interval Neutrosophic Multiple Attribute Group Decision-Making

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College of Mathematics and Software Science, Sichuan Normal University, Chengdu 610068, China
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School of Business, Sichuan Normal University, Chengdu 610101, China
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School of Science, Southwest Petroleum University, Chengdu 610500, China
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Received: 21 October 2017 / Revised: 7 November 2017 / Accepted: 8 November 2017 / Published: 10 November 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Neutrosophic Information Theory and Applications)
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Abstract

In this paper, we will extend the VIKOR (VIsekriterijumska optimizacija i KOmpromisno Resenje) method to multiple attribute group decision-making (MAGDM) with interval neutrosophic numbers (INNs). Firstly, the basic concepts of INNs are briefly presented. The method first aggregates all individual decision-makers’ assessment information based on an interval neutrosophic weighted averaging (INWA) operator, and then employs the extended classical VIKOR method to solve MAGDM problems with INNs. The validity and stability of this method are verified by example analysis and sensitivity analysis, and its superiority is illustrated by a comparison with the existing methods. View Full-Text
Keywords: MAGDM; INNs; VIKOR method MAGDM; INNs; VIKOR method
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Huang, Y.-H.; Wei, G.-W.; Wei, C. VIKOR Method for Interval Neutrosophic Multiple Attribute Group Decision-Making. Information 2017, 8, 144.

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