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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Cutting-Edge Research Topics on Multiple Criteria Decision Making, MCDM 2009, held in Chengdu/Jiuzhaigou, China, in June 2009.
The 72 revised full papers presented together with 49 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 350 submissions. The papers are organized in workshops on evolutionary methods for multi-objective optimization and decision making; text mining, semi-structured, web, or multimedia data; knowledge management and business intelligence; data mining based extension theory; intelligent knowledge management; meta-synthesis and complex systems; risk correlation analysis and risk measurement; optimization-based data mining method and applications; risk analysis with multiple criteria decision making; applications of decision theory and method to financial decision making; hybrid MCDM techniques for problems-solving.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »Hidden Markov Model - Simulation - conflict resolution - data mining - decision support system - game theory - knowledge base - maintenance - multi-objective optimization - pattern recognition - preference modelling - proving - resource allocation - risk management - uncertainty
Workshop on Evolutionary Methods for Multi-Objective Optimization and Decision Making.- An Evolutionary Algorithm for the Multi-objective Multiple Knapsack Problem.- Adaptive Differential Evolution for Multi-objective Optimization.- An Evolutionary Approach for Bilevel Multi-objective Problems.- Multiple Criteria Decision Making: Efficient Outcome Assessments with Evolutionary Optimization.- Workshop on Mining Text, Semi-structured, Web, or Multimedia Data.- Automatic Detection of Subjective Sentences Based on Chinese Subjective Patterns.- Case Study on Project Risk Management Planning Based on Soft System Methodology.- Experiments with Bicriteria Sequence Alignment.- Integrating Decision Tree and Hidden Markov Model (HMM) for Subtype Prediction of Human Influenza A Virus.- Fuzzy Double Linear Regression of the Financial Assets Yield.- Detection of Outliers from the Lognormal Distribution in Financial Economics.- A Bibliography Analysis of Multi-Criteria Decision Making in Computer Science (1989-2009).- Workshop on Knowledge Management and Business Intelligence.- A Six Sigma Methodology Using Data Mining: A Case Study on Six Sigma Project for Heat Efficiency Improvement of a Hot Stove System in a Korean Steel Manufacturing Company.- Internal and External Beliefs as the Determinants of Use Continuance for an Internet Search Engine.- Development of Knowledge Intensive Applications for Hospital.- Organizational Politics, Social Network, and Knowledge Management.- Implementation of Case-Based Reasoning System for Knowledge Management of Power Plant Construction Projects in a Korean Company.- Workshop on Data Mining Based Extension Theory.- Mining Conductive Knowledge Based on Transformation of Same Characteristic Information Element in Practical Applications.- Research on Customer Value Based on Extension Data Mining.- The Intelligent System of Cardiovascular Disease Diagnosis Based on Extension Data Mining.- From Satisfaction to Win-Win: A Novel Direction for MCDM Based on Extenics.- The Methods to Construct Multivariate and Multidimensional Basic-Element and the Corresponding Extension Set.- A New Process Modeling Method Based on Extension Theory and Its Application in Purified Terephthalic Acid Solvent System.- Research on Liquidity Risk Evaluation of Chinese A-Shares Market Based on Extension Theory.- Contradictory Problems and Space-Element Model.- Workshop on Intelligent Knowledge Management.- Knowledge Intelligence: A New Field in Business Intelligence.- Mining Knowledge from Multiple Criteria Linear Programming Models.- Research on Domain-Driven Actionable Knowledge Discovery.- Data Mining Integrated with Domain Knowledge.- A Simulation Model of Technological Adoption with an Intelligent Agent.- Research on Ratchet Effects in Enterprises’ Knowledge Sharing Based on Game Models.- Application of Information Visualization Technologies in Masters’ Experience Mining.- Study on an Intelligent Knowledge Push Method for Knowledge Management System.- Extension of the Framework of Knowledge Process Analysis: A Case Study of Design Research Process.- The Ninth International Workshop on Meta-Synthesis and Complex Systems.- On Heterogeneity of Complex Networks in the Real World.- Some Common Properties of Affiliation Bipartite Cooperation-Competition Networks.- Cases of HWMSE.- Group Argumentation Info-visualization Model in the Hall for Workshop of Meta-synthetic Engineering.- Study on Improving the Fitness Value of Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithms.- Simulation for Collaborative Competition Based on Multi-Agent.- Fuzzy Optimal Decision for Network Bandwidth Allocation with Demand Uncertainty.- A Comparison of SVD, SVR, ADE and IRR for Latent Semantic Indexing.- The Bilevel Programming Model of Earthwork Allocation System.- Knowledge Diffusion on Networks through the Game Strategy.- The Analysis of Complex Structure for China Education Network.- Priority-Pointing Procedure and Its Application to an Intercultural Trust Project.- Exploring Refinability of Multi-Criteria Decisions.- Methodology for Knowledge Synthesis.- Study on Public Opinion Based on Social Physics.- Context-Based Decision Making Method for Physiological Signal Analysis in a Pervasive Sensing Environment.- A Framework of Task-Oriented Decision Support System in Disaster Emergency Response.- Study on the Developing Mechanism of Financial Network.- Solving Sudoku with Constraint Programming.- A Study of Crude Oil Price Behavior Based on Fictitious Economy Theory.- Study on the Method of Determining Objective Weight of Decision-Maker (OWDM) in Multiple Attribute Group Decision-Making.- Machining Parameter Optimal Selection for Blades of Aviation Engine Based on CBR and Database.- A Multi-regional CGE Model for China.- Workshop on Risk Correlation Analysis and Risk Measurement.- The Method Research of Membership Degree Transformation in Multi-indexes Fuzzy Decision-Making.- Study on Information Fusion Based Check Recognition System.- Crisis Early-Warning Model Based on Exponential Smoothing Forecasting and Pattern Recognition and Its Application to Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.- Measuring Interdependency among Industrial Chains with Financial Data.- Multi-objective Economic Early Warning and Economic Risk Measure.- An Analysis on Financial Crisis Prediction of Listed Companies in China’s Manufacturing Industries Based on Logistic Regression and Bayes.- Comparative Analysis of VaR Estimation of Double Long-Memory GARCH Models: Empirical Analysis of China’s Stock Market.- Estimation of Value-at-Risk for Energy Commodities via CAViaR Model.- An Empirical Analysis of the Default Rate of Informal Lending—Evidence from Yiwu, China.- Empirical Study of Relations between Stock Returns and Exchange Rate Fluctuations in China.- Cost Risk Tolerance Area of Material Supply in Biomass Power Generation.- The Effect of Subjective Risk Attitudes and Overconfidence on Risk Taking Behaviors: A Experimental Study Based on Traders of the Chinese Stock Market.- Application of the Maximum Entropy Method to Risk Analysis of Mergers and Acquisitions.- Internal Control, CPA Recognition and Performance Consequence: Evidence from Chinese Real Estate Enterprises.- The Influence of IPO to the Operational Risk of Chinese Commercial Banks.- The Measurement and Analysis Risk Factors Dependence Correlation in Software Project.- Assessment of Disaster Emergency Management Ability Based on the Interval-Valued Fuzzy TOPSIS Method.- Dynamic Project Risk Analysis and Management Based on Influence Diagrams.- Risk Prediction and Measurement for Software Based on Service Oriented Architecture.- Risk Measurement and Control of Water Inrush into Qiyue Mountain Tunnel.- Operational Risk Measurement of Chinese Commercial Banks Based on Extreme Value Theory.- A Multi-criteria Risk Optimization Model for Trustworthy Software Process Management.- Country Risk Volatility Spillovers of Emerging Oil Economies: An Application to Russia and Kazakhstan.- Modeling the Key Risk Factors to Project Success: A SEM Correlation Analysis.- Research on R&D Project Risk Management Model.- Software Risks Correlation Analysis Using Meta-analysis.- A Two-Layer Least Squares Support Vector Machine Approach to Credit Risk Assessment.- Credit Risk Evaluation Using a C-Variable Least Squares Support Vector Classification Model.- Ecological Risk Assessment with MCDM of Some Invasive Alien Plants in China.- Empirically-Based Crop Insurance for China: A Pilot Study in the Down-middle Yangtze River Area of China.- A Response Analysis of Economic Growth to Environmental Risk: A Case Study of Qingdao.- Workshop on Optimization-Based Data Mining Method and Applications.- A Multiple Criteria and Multiple Constraints Mathematical Programming Model for Classification.- New Unsupervised Support Vector Machines.- Data Mining for Customer Segmentation in Personal Financial Market.- Nonlinear Knowledge in Kernel-Based Multiple Criteria Programming Classifier.- A Note on the 1-9 Scale and Index Scale In AHP.- Linear Multi-class Classification Support Vector Machine.- A Novel MCQP Approach for Predicting the Distance Range between Interface Residues in Antibody-Antigen Complex.- Robust Unsupervised Lagrangian Support Vector Machines for Supply Chain Management.- A Dynamic Constraint Programming Approach.- The Evaluation of the Universities’ Science and Technology Comprehensive Strength Based on Management Efficiency.- Topics in Risk Analysis with Multiple Criteria Decision Making.- MCDM and SSM in the Public Crisis Management: From the Systemic Point of View.- The Diagnosis of Blocking Risks in Emergency Network.- How Retailer Power Influence Its Opportunism Governance Mechanisms in Marketing Channel?– An Empirical Investigation in China.- Applications in Oil-Spill Risk in Harbors and Coastal Areas Using Fuzzy Integrated Evaluation Model.- Coexistence Possibility of Biomass Industries.- How Power Mechanism Influence Channel Bilateral Opportunism.- Workshop on Applications of Decision Theory and Method to Financial Decision Making.- Compromise Approach-Based Genetic Algorithm for Constrained Multiobjective Portfolio Selection Model.- Financial Time Series Analysis in a Fuzzy View.- Asset Allocation and Optimal Contract for Delegated Portfolio Management.- The Heterogeneous Investment Horizon and Dynamic Strategies for Asset Allocation.- Tracking Models for Optioned Portfolio Selection.- Size, Book-to-Market Ratio and Relativity of Accounting Information Value: Empirical Research on the Chinese Listed Company.- New Frontiers of Hybrid MCDM Techniques for Problems-Solving.- Fuzzy MCDM Technique for Planning the Environment Watershed.- Nonlinear Deterministic Frontier Model Using Genetic Programming.- A Revised VIKOR Model for Multiple Criteria Decision Making - The Perspective of Regret Theory.- A Novel Evaluation Model for the Vehicle Navigation Device Market Using Hybrid MCDM Techniques.- A VIKOR Technique with Applications Based on DEMATEL and ANP.- Identification of a Threshold Value for the DEMATEL Method: Using the Maximum Mean De-Entropy Algorithm.- High Technology Service Value Maximization through an MCDM-Based Innovative e-Business Model.- Airline Maintenance Manpower Optimization from the De Novo Perspective.- A Novel Hybrid MADM Based Competence Set Expansions of a SOC Design Service Firm.- A Genetic Local Search Algorithm for the Multiple Optimisation of the Balanced Academic Curriculum Problem.- Using Consistent Fuzzy Preference Relations to Risk Factors Priority of Metropolitan Underground Project.- Using MCDM Methods to Adopt and Assess Knowledge Management.