Advances and Applications of Multicriteria and Multiobjective Models

Guest Editors
Caroline Mota, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil;
Juan C. Leyva, University of Occident, Culiacán, Mexico;
Jun Liu, Ulster University at Jordanstown, UK,

Submission Guidelines and Other considerations
Authors are welcome to submit papers that consider mathematical models for and applications of multi-criteria methods and multi-objective methods. This special issue is open to all types of rigorously developed applications of MCDM/A models and their implementation for analyzing multicriteria or multiobjective decision problems.

All submitted papers will go through a rigorous peer-review process that will include both topic relevance as well as scientific quality.

Authors can submit their manuscripts through the Manuscript Tracking System at

Manuscript Due: February 24, 2017
First Round of Reviews: May 19, 2017
Publication Date: July 14, 2017

Potential topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
Methodological developments and/or applications in the following themes:
Advanced applications of AHP and ANP,
Advanced applications of MCDM/A,
Behavioral issues in decision making,
Data Envelopment Analysis and MCDM,
Decision rules and MCDM/A,
Emerging developments of MCDM/A models,
Evolutionary algorithms and MCDM/A,
Fuzzy Theory and MCDM/A,
Goal Programming,
Group Decision Making and MCDM/A,
Interactive MCDM/A methods.
Metaheuristic techniques and MCDM/A,
Multiattribute utility or value theory approaches
Outranking methods
Practical applications of MCDM/A
Preference modeling risk and uncertainty.