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Developing a Facility Location Model for Reducing Costs Before and After Enemy Attack
American Journal of Applied Scientific Research
Volume 3, Issue 5, September 2017, Pages: 56-62
Received: Apr. 19, 2017; Accepted: May 25, 2017; Published: Nov. 28, 2017
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Hasan Hosseini-Nasab, Department of Industrial Engineering, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran
Saeed Abedi, Department of Industrial Engineering, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran
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Site selection is one of the main principles of the passive defense. A multiple objective and nonlinear programming formulation which considers the principles of passive defense site selection according to both qualitative and quantitative aspects is proposed in this paper. The aim is to reduce the site selection costs while the security of network formed by the facilities is maximized, and to reduce the costs of the network after being attacked. To solve the proposed model, a GA-TOPSIS method is proposed.
Passive Defense, Mathematical Programming, Genetic Algorithm
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Hasan Hosseini-Nasab, Saeed Abedi, Developing a Facility Location Model for Reducing Costs Before and After Enemy Attack, American Journal of Applied Scientific Research. Vol. 3, No. 5, 2017, pp. 56-62. doi: 10.11648/j.ajasr.20170305.12
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