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Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making

Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making

A Journal of Modeling and Computation Under Uncertainty

Editor-in-Chief: Shu-Cherng Fang
Managing Editor: Baoding Liu

ISSN: 1568-4539 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-2908 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10700

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Shu-Cherng Fang

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Baoding Liu

Tsinghua University in Beijing, China

Regional Editors:
Asia Pacific: Masahiro Inuiguchi, Japan
Hsiao-Fan Wang, Taiwan

Advisory Editors:
Erhan Cinlar, Princeton University, NJ
Didier Dubois, Université Paul Sabatier, France
Fred Glover, OptTek Systems, Inc.
Bart A. Kosko, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Panos M. Pardalos, University of Florida
Henri Prade, Université Paul Sabatier, France
Roman Slowinski, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Michio SugenoDoshisha University, Japan
Paul P. Wang, Duke University, Durham, NC
Po-Lung Yu, University of Kansas, USA
Hans-Jürgen Zimmermann, Aachen Institute of Technology, Germany

Associate Editors:
James Buckley, USA
Xiaoqiang Cai, PR of China
Guoqing Chen, PR of China
Shyi-Ming Chen, Taiwan
Antonio Di Nola, Italy
M. Gen, Japan
Fernando Gomide, Brazil
Michel Grabisch, France
Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Spain
Kaoru Hirota, Japan
Lakhmi C. Jain, Australia
Janusz Kacprzyk, Poland
Vladik Kreinovich, USA
E. Stanley Lee, USA
Pingke Li, PR of China
Witold Pedrycz, Canada
Jaroslav Ramík, Czech Republic
Heinrich J. Rommelfanger, Germany
Enric Trillas, Spain
J. L. Verdegay, Spain
Dingwei Wang, PR of China
Junzo WatadaJapan
Hsien-Chung Wu, Taiwan
Zeshui Xu, PR of China
Kai Yao, PR of China
Xiang-Sun Zhang, PR of China
Yuanguo Zhu, PR of China

Book Review Editor:
Baoding Liu
, PR of China 

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    The key objective of Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making is to promote research and the development of fuzzy technology and soft-computing methodologies to enhance our ability to address complicated optimization and decision making problems involving non-probabilitic uncertainty.

    The journal will cover all aspects of employing fuzzy technologies to see optimal solutions and assist in making the best possible decisions. It will provide a global forum for advancing the state-of-the-art theory and practice of fuzzy optimization and decision making in the presence of uncertainty. Any theoretical, empirical, and experimental work related to fuzzy modeling and associated mathematics, solution methods, and systems is welcome. The goal is to help foster the understanding, development, and practice of fuzzy technologies for solving economic, engineering, management, and societal problems. The journal will provide a forum for authors and readers in the fields of business, economics, engineering, mathematics, management science, operations research, and systems.

    The journal will consider papers for publication in the following areas:

    Modeling: Papers formulating problems involving uncertainty as a mathematical model in the context of fuzzy optimization and decision making. Often these papers will address the suitability, validity and advantages of using fuzzy technologies to treat real-life problems.
    Theoretical Developments: Papers establishing mathematical theory on fundamental issues. Often these papers will address the existence and properties of fuzzy optimal solutions or fuzzy optimal decisions.
    Algorithmic Developments: Papers presenting solution methods and/or studying their computational complexity. Often these papers will propose new algorithms to solve fuzzy optimization and decision making problems in an effective and efficient manner.
    Systems Development and Applications: Papers describing the development of a software/ hardware system and documenting the benefits achieved in practical application. The papers often deal with innovative system implementations and applications for which no previous solutions exist or for which improvement is achieved over previous solutions.

    Manuscript submitted to the journal may cover one or several areas. The journal will also publish invited "state-of-the-art" surveys on specific topics. The research and practice of fuzzy optimization and decision making for special interests groups and special geographic locations will be accommodated by publishing special issues with guest editors.

    Officially cited as: Fuzzy Optim Decis Making
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