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A. Karasan is a research assistant at Yildiz Technical University in the Industrial Engineering Department. He received his BS degree in Industrial Engineering Department from the same university in 2013 and the MS degree in Industrial Engineering Department from the Istanbul Technical University in 2016. He is currently working toward the PhD degree in industrial engineering at the Istanbul Technical University. His research areas are decision making under uncertain environments, multi-criteria decision-making methods, occupational health and safety analysis, fuzzy sets and their extensions and fuzzy inference system. He has several publications in the mentioned areas.
E.K. Zavadskas is a professor of the Department of Construction Management and Real Estate, director of Institute of Sustainable Construction, and chief research fellow of Laboratory of Operational Research at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Vilnius, Lithuania. He has a PhD in building structures (1973) and DrSc (1987) in building technology and management. He is a member of the Lithuanian and several foreign Academies of Sciences. He is doctor honoris causa at Poznan, Saint Petersburg, and Kiev universities. He is the editor in chief and a member of editorial boards of a number of research journals. He is an author and co-author of more than 400 papers and a number of monographs. Research interests are building technology and management, decision-making theory, automation in design and decision support systems.
C. Kahraman is a full professor at Istanbul Technical University. His research areas are engineering economics, quality control and management, statistical decision-making, multi-criteria decision-making and fuzzy decision making. He published about 250 journal papers and about 180 conference papers. He became the guest editor of many international journals and the editor of many international books from Springer and Atlantis Press. He is the member of editorial boards of 20 international journals. He organized various international conferences. He was the vice dean of ITU Management Faculty between 2004–2007 and the head of ITU Industrial Engineering Department between 2010–2013.
M. Keshavarz Ghorabaee received the BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran, in 2010 and the MS degree in production management from the Allame Tabataba’i University, Tehran, Iran in 2013. He has published some papers in leading international journals. His research interests include multi-criteria decision making (MCDM), multi-objective evolutionary algorithms, genetic algorithm, fuzzy MCDM, inventory control, supply chain management, scheduling and reliability engineering.