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Optimal solution of technology selection model: a computational efficient form

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This paper introduces a computational efficient form to find the optimal solution of technology selection model. The paper suggests an efficient and simple method to obtain the optimal solution of linear programming (LP) problem used in technology selection without the need for solving any LP. Clearly, the contribution of this study is that it improves further the computational complexity of the literature, which is significant when dealing with complexity.

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Amin, G.R. Optimal solution of technology selection model: a computational efficient form. Int J Adv Manuf Technol 43, 1046–1050 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-008-1787-8

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Keywords

  • Advanced manufacturing technology
  • Technology selection
  • Data envelopment analysis
  • Computational complexity