Volume 1, Issue 2, August 2015, Page: 15-20
A Novel Strategy for Comparative Points in Facility Layout Problem with Fuzzy Logic
Erfan Ghasem Khani, Department of Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Qazvin, Iran
Mostafa Ali Beigi, Young Researchers and Elite Club, Islamic Azad University, Firoozkooh, Iran
Received: May 4, 2015;       Accepted: Jul. 1, 2015;       Published: Jul. 6, 2015
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijmfs.20150102.11      View  2759      Downloads  98
Abstract
Distance measure is one of the most important component in facility layout problems. Many distance approaches have been proposed so far. However, there is no method that can always give a satisfactory solution to every situation. In this paper, first we review on some distance methods, then we present a new strategy for comparative points in facility layout with fuzzy logic, which it is very useable, specifically when it is hard (or impossible) to use other methods to solve uncertain points. Finally, some numerical examples illustrate the presented method as well as comparing it with other various ones.
Keywords
Multi Attribute Decision Making (MADM), Facility Layout (FL), Distance Measure, Fuzzy Logic,Uncertain Points, MOER Method, Decision Making (DM)
To cite this article
Erfan Ghasem Khani, Mostafa Ali Beigi, A Novel Strategy for Comparative Points in Facility Layout Problem with Fuzzy Logic, International Journal of Management and Fuzzy Systems. Vol. 1, No. 2, 2015, pp. 15-20. doi: 10.11648/j.ijmfs.20150102.11
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