Essays about: "analytic hierarchy process"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words analytic hierarchy process.

  1. 1. Machine learning and Multi-criteria decision analysis in healthcare : A comparison of machine learning algorithms for medical diagnosis

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för informationssystem och -teknologi

    Author : Victoria Hjalmarsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Analytic hierarchy process; AHP; data mining; healthcare management; MCDA;

    Abstract : Medical records consist of a lot of data. Nevertheless, in today’s digitized society it is difficult for humans to convert data into information and recognize hidden patterns. Effective decision support tools can assist medical staff to reveal important information hidden in the vast amount of data and support their medical decisions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Multi-Actor Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis of Wind Power Community Benefit Schemes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Christopher Leach; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi-actor; multi-criteria decision analysis; MAMCA; community benefit scheme; wind power; stakeholders; Analytic Hierarchy Process; PROMETHEE II;

    Abstract : Community benefit schemes in the context of wind power are increasingly provisioned by developers as a means of generating local socio-economic and environmental value, fostering social relations and strengthening acceptance. Determining an appropriate and effective benefit scheme can prove challenging, given the variation of exposed stakeholders, diversity in schemes and the lack of decision making guidance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Suitability Analysis for Expanding Companies

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik; KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Alexandra Börjesson; Mattias Askerson; [2017]
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    Abstract : When companies are expanding, they are searching for optimal locations according to parameters which are important for the company. Companies for which the geographic location is important needs to rely on geographic aspects to find the optimal site for their service. READ MORE

  4. 4. A GIS-based multi-criteria decision analysis of wind farm site suitability in New South Wales, Australia, from a sustainable development perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Michaela Bobeck; [2017]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; MCDA; wind farm; site suitability; Australia; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The interest for renewable energy within Australia is growing and the New South Wales (NSW) Government has committed to a Renewable Energy Target scheme of 20 percent renewable energy by 2020. Wind energy is a mature renewable energy resource, which has been successfully deployed for electricity generation around the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Key Considerations When Selecting Environmental Rating System : Decision-Making Analysis from Landlord and Tenant Perspective

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Dzmitry Sauchyk; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainability measurement tools; Environmental Certification; Analytic hierarchy process; multi-criteria analysis;

    Abstract : It is estimated that nearly 100 various environmental product certification rating tools are implemented in the United States construction and real estate industries. Choice of a certain building sustainability measurement tool depends on the specific need for reflection of buildings’ impact on the natural and urban environment as well as its tenants. READ MORE