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A comparison of TOPSIS, grey relational analysis and COPRAS methods for machine selection problem in the food industry of Turkey

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Özcan, S.; Çelik, AK. (2021). A comparison of TOPSIS, grey relational analysis and COPRAS methods for machine selection problem in the food industry of Turkey. International Journal of Production Management and Engineering. 9(2):81-92. https://doi.org/10.4995/ijpme.2021.14734

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Title: A comparison of TOPSIS, grey relational analysis and COPRAS methods for machine selection problem in the food industry of Turkey
Author: Özcan, Sami Çelik, Ali Kemal
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[EN] The paper aims to compare the results of the selection/choice of cream separators by using multi-criteria decision-making methods in an integrated manner for an enterprise with a dairy processing capacity of 80 to 100 ...[+]
Subjects: Machine selection , Decision making , TOPSIS , Grey relational analysis , COPRAS
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento - No comercial - Sin obra derivada (by-nc-nd)
International Journal of Production Management and Engineering. (eissn: 2340-4876 )
DOI: 10.4995/ijpme.2021.14734
Universitat Politècnica de València
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.4995/ijpme.2021.14734
Type: Artículo




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