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Criticality investigations for the fixed bed nuclear reactor using thorium fuel mixed with plutonium or minor actinides
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2009)
Prospective fuels for a new reactor type, the so called fixed bed nuclear reactor (FBNR) are investigated with respect to reactor criticality. These are (1) low enriched uranium (LEU); (2) weapon grade plutonium + ThO2; ...
Consumer boycotts as a consequence of consumerism
(IGI Global, 2014)
Consumerism is not a new concept for marketing, but it has grown in importance in the recent years. Researchers have studied consumerism from within different dimensions. However, its relationship with consumer boycotts ...
FEATURE SELECTION FOR THE PREDICTION OF TROPOSPHERIC OZONE CONCENTRATION USING A WRAPPER METHOD
(Tsi Press, 2011)
High concentrations of ozone (O-3) in the lower troposphere increase global warming, and thus affect climatic conditions and human health. Especially in metropolitan cities like Istanbul, ozone level approximates to security ...
Fuzzy modelling of static system optimum traffic assignment problem having multi origin-destination pair
(Elsevier Ltd, 2021)
Traffic congestion is an unpreventable problem to avoid in a transportation network and it has negative effects on traffic accident, time wasting, traffic delay and safety problem. Besides, in transportation networks, ...
Identifying Effective Variables Using Mutual Information and Building Predictive Models of Sulfur Dioxide Concentration with Support Vector Machines
(Foundation Environmental Protection & Research-Fepr, 2010)
Sulfur dioxide (SO2) is an issue of increasing public concern due to its recognized adverse effects on human health. Therefore, accurate SO2 prediction models are very important tools in developing public warning strategies. ...
A new simulation modelling approach to continuous berth allocation
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2013)
Within the international supply chain and logistics system, ports are an important ring of the basic transport activities. Thus, any shortage in or lack of well-planned orders encountered in the port operation processes ...
The prioritisation of service dimensions in logistics centres: a fuzzy quality function deployment methodology
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
This study takes a customer focus that prioritises the service-offering dimensions of logistics centres (LCs) by considering potential LC customer expectations. Applying a survey and a quality function deployment methodology ...
Greening logistics centers : The evolution of industrial buying criteria towards green
(Korean Association of Shipping and Logistics, Inc., 2013)
The rapidly globalizing world trade requires longer supply chains with higher attention on the environmental effects of logistics activities. Latest international conventions related with environmental regulations reinforce ...
USING TOPSIS METHOD WITH LAPLACE CRITERION TO SELECT OPTIMUM AIRLINE
(Iura Edition Spol Sro, 2010)
In this study, for evaluating subjective features that provides preference of airline companies to others the method TOPSIS has been used. Whilst calculating the weights of the criteria Laplace Criterion had been used. The ...
Current state and future of shipping and logistics
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