Fuzzy Multiple Objective Linear Programming

  • Cengiz Kahraman
  • İhsan Kaya
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 16)


In this chapter, first a literature review on the fuzzy multi-objective linear programming (FMOLP) and then its mathematical modeling with an application is given. FMOLP is one of the multi-objective modeling techniques most frequently used in the literature. The possible values of the parameters in FMOLP are imprecisely or ambiguously known to the experts. Therefore, it would be more appropriate for these parameters to be represented as fuzzy numerical data that can be represented by fuzzy numbers.

Key words

Multiple objectives linear programming interactive approximation algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cengiz Kahraman
    • 1
  • İhsan Kaya
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Industrial EngineeringIstanbul Technical UniversityMaçka, IstanbulTurkey

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