Knowledge-Directed Opportunistic Search



In this chapter, we describe a new search method, namely the knowledge-directed opportunistic search (KDOS), to quickly find good solutions by intelligent exploration of the huge solution space for complex decision-making problems formulated with the MSMLDM model.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems EngineeringThe University of Hong KongHong KongHong Kong SAR

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