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Original Article
A new multi-attribute decision-making method for interval data using support vector machine

Ghassem Farajpour Khanaposhtani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 137-145


  There are numerous and various methods for solving the Multi-Attribute Decision-Making (MADM) problems in the literature, such as Technique for Order of Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution (TOPSIS), Elimination and Choice Expressing Reality (ELECTRE), Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP), etc. We ...  Read More

Original Article
Safeguarding forest ecosystems: harnessing IoT for fire detection

Iman Atighi; Zhi Zhou

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 146-153


  Forest fires represent a significant threat to natural ecosystems and human lives, necessitating early detection and rapid response for effective mitigation. In recent years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has emerged as a promising technology for forest fire detection. IoT-based solutions leverage Wireless ...  Read More

Original Article
ITS-based wireless traffic monitoring solution

Natalja Osintsev; Victoria Nozick

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 154-159


  In recent times, we have witnessed an extraordinary surge in technological advancements. The rise in transportation, driven by various factors such as schools, offices, factories, and more, has become increasingly apparent. The extensive use of personal vehicles contributes significantly to the escalation ...  Read More

Original Article
A sparrow search algorithm based hybrid meta-heuristic algorithm for population growth rate prediction

Milad Shahvaroughi Farahani; Hamed Farrokhi-Asl Farrokhi-Asl; Ghazal Ghasemi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 160-185


  In any economy, it is essential to monitor the rate of population change closely. Governments employ various strategies and programs to regulate population growth since different population growth rates have distinct economic consequences. This paper reveals a global trend of reduced desire to have children, ...  Read More

Original Article
Efficiency-based prioritization of stakeholders using data envelopment analysis

Soheil Azizi; Reza Rasinojehdehi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 186-195


  This paper introduces a novel approach to stakeholder prioritization by employing Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA). The study utilizes five key criteria-stakeholder power, urgency, legitimacy, level of involvement, and project impact-to quantitatively evaluate stakeholder efficiency. DEA models tailored ...  Read More

Original Article
A theoretical context for (θ,β)-convexity and (θ,β)-concavity with hypersoft settings

Atiqe Ur Rahman

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 196-208


  Sub-attribute-valued sets are occasionally viewed as more significant in real-life circumstances than a single set of attributes. The current models that deal with ambiguity and uncertainty, or soft sets, are insufficient to address such situations. To adequately fit the current models for multi-attributive ...  Read More