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analytic hierarchy

[‚an·əl′id·ik ′hī·ər‚är·kē]
(mathematics)
A systematic procedure for representing the elements of any problem which breaks down the problem into its smaller constituents and then calls for only simple pairwise comparison judgments to develop priorities at each level.
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Use of Analytic Hierarchy Process for Evaluating Sources of Supply," International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, (23:3), 1993, pp.
The basic method used in the numerical part is the two-pass Fuzzy Analytic Hierarchy Process (first for the importance and second for the uncertainty of risk factors).
ExpertCommerce's web-based, patented and patent pending eValEngine is the first and only decision-evaluation engine for the Internet marketplace to be driven by the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP), the most widely applied and proven decision-making theory in use today.
In this study, after the 244 criteria, using a Likert scale, as basic criteria affecting the selection of stocks chosen were identified in the Tehran Stock Exchange, the three of them in foreign and domestic investment goals based on the analytic hierarchy process was transferred to the questionnaire.
The analytic hierarchy process (AHP) proposed by Saaty (1980) is a widely used decision making analysis tool for modeling unstructured problems in political, economic, social, and management sciences (Levary, Wan 1998; Chang 1996; Tupenaite et al.
One of the most common methods used in pair wise comparisons in multi-criteria decision making approach is Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP).
Final results of analytic hierarchy process, the most important variable in the analysis of the strengths of Khorasan sports tourism professionals, managers and academics in sports, there Mzj and luminous noble Imam Hazrat Ali ibn Musa al-Reza (AS) Mashhad as tourism hub of the Islamic world , with a relative weight of 0 / 43 is good for accepting to host the tournament after Ndashtn culture--bound to be accepting visitors and pilgrims of Imam Reza (aS)--the relative weight of 0 / 114, historic attractions (Nishapur, Ferdowsi, EDTA, Tous, Shandyzv Torghabeh .
5] using GIS-based Analytic Hierarchy Process evaluate the land suitability for parks planning in Larkana city in Pakistan.
Professor Thomas [46] created the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) by deduction and induction to decompose the complicated problems into a hierarchy of simple factors and sub factors, and then to make the corresponding measurement according to comparisons.
ExpertCommerce's Web-based, patented and patent-pending eValuation Engine(TM) is the first decision-evaluation engine for the Internet marketplace to be driven by the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP), the most widely applied decision-making theory in use today.
Axiomatic Foundations of the Analytic Hierarchy Process, Management Science, 32: 841-855.
In addition, attendees will be given a hands-on walk-through of a source selection procedure using the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP).