A Solution Algorithm for Interval Transportation Problems via Time-Cost Tradeoff

  • Inci Albayrak Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Mustafa Sivri Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Gizem Temelcan Istanbul Aydin University, Kucukcekmece, Istanbul, Turkey
Keywords: Time-cost tradeoff, Transportation problem, Interval linear programming, Decision making.

Abstract

In this paper, an algorithm for solving interval time-cost tradeoff transportation problemsis presented. In this problem, all the demands are defined as intervalto determine more realistic duration and cost. Mathematical methods can be used to convert the time-cost tradeoff problems to linear programming, integer programming, dynamic programming, goal programming or multi-objective linear programming problems for determining the optimum duration and cost. Using this approach, the algorithm is developed converting interval time-cost tradeoff transportation problem to the linear programming problem by taking into consideration of decision maker (DM).

Author Biographies

Inci Albayrak, Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey

Department of Mathematical Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey

Mustafa Sivri, Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey

Department of Mathematical Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, Davutpasa, Istanbul, Turkey

Gizem Temelcan, Istanbul Aydin University, Kucukcekmece, Istanbul, Turkey

Department of Computer Programming, Istanbul Aydin University, Kucukcekmece, Istanbul, Turkey

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Published
2018-06-12
How to Cite
Albayrak, I., Sivri, M., & Temelcan, G. (2018). A Solution Algorithm for Interval Transportation Problems via Time-Cost Tradeoff. JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN MATHEMATICS, 14(2), 7691-7701. https://doi.org/10.24297/jam.v14i2.7417