Multi-criteria Decision Analysis for Supporting the Selection of Engineering Materials in Product DesignBy
- Ali Jahan
- Kevin Edwards
This book is intended for researchers in materials engineering disciplines and in operational research in the area of multi criteria decision analysis. It can also be used as a reference text for engineering practitioners (from aerospace to biomedical) to help select the best material(s) for advanced design applications.
Paperback, 124 Pages
Published: March 2013
Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann
"This book describes the growing field of multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) as applied to materials selection in product design. Useful in academic and research contexts, as well as to practitioners in materials engineering and design, it aids readers in producing successful designs by improving the decision-making process in materials selection."-- MaterialsToday.com,December 17, 2013 "Jahan and Edwards review different approaches to selecting the most suitable material for the design of a component, and introduce multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) methods for ranking materials when complex multiple criteria need to be considered simultaneously."-- Reference & Research Book News,October 2013