Approach to Group Decision Making Based on Intuitionistic Uncertain Linguistic Aggregation Operators

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 367)


In this paper, we define some new additive operational laws of intuitionistic uncertain linguistic numbers (IULNs). Based on these operational laws, we propose some new arithmetic aggregation operators, such as the intuitionistic uncertain linguistic number weighted averaging (IULNWA) operator, intuitionistic uncertain linguistic number ordered weighted averaging (IULNOWA) operator and intuitionistic uncertain linguistic number hybrid aggregation (IULNHA) operator. Furthermore, based on the IULNWA and IULNHA operators, we develop a group decision making approach in which the criterion values take the form of IULNs.


Group decision making IULNWA operator IULNOWA operator IULNHA operator 



The work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 71221061, 71401185 and No. 71271218), the Humanities and Social Science Foundation of the Ministry of Education of China (No. 12YJA630114 and No. 13YJC630200), the Natural Science Foundation of Hunan Province of China under Grant (No. 2015JJ2047 and 14JJ4050).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of ScienceHunan University of TechnologyZhuzhouChina
  2. 2.School of BusinessCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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