Applied Thermal Engineering 102 (2016) 1262–1279 Contents lists available at ScienceDirect Applied Thermal Engineering journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/apthermeng Research Paper Prime mover selection in thermal power plant integrated with organic Rankine cycle for waste heat recovery using a novel multi criteria decision making approach a,⇑ b,⇑ c Ehsan Khorasaninejad , Abdolvahhab Fetanat , Hassan Hajabdollahi Department of Mechanical Engineering, Behbahan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Behbahan, Iran Department of Electrical Engineering, Behbahan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Behbahan, Iran Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vali-e-Asr University of Rafsanjan, Rafsanjan, Iran highlights graphical a bstract A novel MCDM is applied to assist in prime mover selection for thermal power plant integrated with organic Rankine cycle. Fuzzy ANP, fuzzy DEMATEL and fuzzy PROMETHEE approaches have been combined to develop a novel decision support system. For decision making the four criteria and the related sub-criteria are considered. ar ti c l e i nf o ab stra ct Article history: In the present study, a hybrid multi criteria decision-making (MCDM) method based on the fuzzy analytic Received 7 September 2015 network process (ANP), fuzzy decision-making trail and evaluation laboratory (DEMATEL) and fuzzy pref- Accepted 13 April 2016 erence ranking organization method for enrichment evaluations (PROMETHEE) is
Applied Thermal Engineering – Elsevier
Published: Jun 5, 2016
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