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An Application of Multicriteria Decision-making for the Evaluation of Alternative Monorail Routes

Department of Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kirikkale University, 71451 Kirikkale, Turkey
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Mathematics 2019, 7(1), 16; https://doi.org/10.3390/math7010016
Received: 13 November 2018 / Revised: 18 December 2018 / Accepted: 20 December 2018 / Published: 24 December 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Optimization for Decision Making)
Urban transportation planning is important for a metropolitan city. Route selection, which is among the decisions of urban transportation planning, is also important in terms of developing the urban transportation. This study contains the route selection for the planned monorail transport system that is a new system in Ankara. The most suitable monorail route was selected among the determined eight alternative monorail routes. In this decision process, we used the Analytic Network Process (ANP) and Technique for Order Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution (TOPSIS) method, which is one of the multi-criteria decision-making methods. Finally, we provided the most suitable ranking and planning with the selection process for the development of urban transportation. View Full-Text
Keywords: Monorail; urban transportation planning; Analytic Network Process; Technique for Order Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution Monorail; urban transportation planning; Analytic Network Process; Technique for Order Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution
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Hamurcu, M.; Eren, T. An Application of Multicriteria Decision-making for the Evaluation of Alternative Monorail Routes. Mathematics 2019, 7, 16. https://doi.org/10.3390/math7010016

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Hamurcu, Mustafa, and Tamer Eren. 2019. "An Application of Multicriteria Decision-making for the Evaluation of Alternative Monorail Routes" Mathematics 7, no. 1: 16. https://doi.org/10.3390/math7010016

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