New Improved Methods for Solving the Fully Fuzzy Transshipment Problems with Parameters Given as the LR Flat Fuzzy Numbers

  • Amarpreet Kaur
  • Janusz KacprzykEmail author
  • Amit Kumar
Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 385)


The purpose of this chapter is to discuss in more detail Ghatee and Hashemi’s (Inf Sci 177:4271–4294, 2007, [1]) method for solving the problem of finding an optimal solution to the fully fuzzy transshipment problems, which is considered in this paper in terms of a fully fuzzy minimal cost flow problem, This is presumably the best known, if not the only comprehensive and constructive method for solving such a type of problems. Though this method is good, indeed, it has some limitations which will be briefly pointed out in this chapter. Then, two new method for solving the fully fuzzy transshipment problems will be proposed that are free form those limitations mentioned.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Irving K. Barber School of Arts and SciencesThe University of British ColumbiaKelownaCanada
  2. 2.Systems Research InstitutePolish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland
  3. 3.School of MathematicsThapar Institute of Engineering and TechnologyPatialaIndia

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