Multi-Objective Geometric Programming and Its Application in an Inventory Model

  • Tapan Kumar Roy
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 16)


In this chapter, first the general multi-objective geometric programming problem is defined, then Pareto optimality, the fuzzy geometric programming technique to solve a multi-objective geometric programming problem is discussed, and finally a multi-objective marketing planning inventory problem is explained and formulated. Numerical examples are given for the inventory problem in a multinational soft drink manufacturing company.

Key words

Multi-objective geometric programming fuzzy sets inventory Pareto optimality posynomial function 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tapan Kumar Roy
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsBengal Engineering and Science UniversityShibpur Howrah, West BengalIndia

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