With contributions from some of the top academics and scientists in the field, Advanced Studies in Multi-Criteria Decision Making presents an updated view of the landscape of Decision Sciences, current research topics, the interaction with other sciences and fields, as well as the prospects and challenges at an international level.

Given that Decision Sciences are recognized today as indispensable for confronting the major societal challenges in science and technology, this book would be of interest to decision-makers, managers, and researchers from academia, and industrial/services companies that would like a fresh insight into MCDM.


  • Integrates a wide range of scientific fields with a general reader approach, including applied researchers from the social, business, enterprise sciences
  • Suitable for academics and professionals
  • Presents a broad coverage of MCDM tools either in industry or in services companies and systems
  • Provides a fresh overview on MCDM studies promoted by prestigious R&D institutions

chapter Chapter 2|45 pages

MCDA/M in Telecommunication Networks

Challenges and Trends

chapter Chapter 3|23 pages


A Multicriteria Approach to Structure Complex Decision Problems

chapter Chapter 4|14 pages

Applying Intangible Criteria in Multiple-Criteria Optimization Problems

Challenges and Solutions