Publications 2019

  1. M. Akram, A. Adeel and J. C. R. Alcantud. Group decision-making methods based on hesitant N-soft sets. Expert Systems With Applications 115 (2019), 95-105.
  2. M. Akram, A. Adeel and J. C. R. Alcantud. Multi-criteria group decision-making under m−polar hesitant fuzzy TOPSIS approach. Symmetry 11(6) (2019), 795.
  3. M. Akram, A. Adeel and J. C. R. Alcantud. Hesitant fuzzy N-soft sets: A new model with applications in decision-making. Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems 36 (2019) 6113–6127.
  4. M. Akram, G. Ali and J. C. R. Alcantud. New decision-making hybrid model: Intuitionistic fuzzy N-soft rough setsSoft Computing 23(20) (2019), 9853–9868.
  5. M. Akram, G. Ali and J. C. R. Alcantud. Hybrid multi-attribute decision-making model based on (m,N)−soft rough setsJournal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems 36(6) (2019), 6325-6342.
  6. G. Ali, M. Akram, A. N. A. Koam and J. C. R. Alcantud. Parameter reductions of bipolar fuzzy soft sets with their decision-making algorithms. Symmetry 11(8) (2019), 949
  7. J. C.R. Alcantud. Yet another characterization of the majority ruleEconomics Letters 177 (2019), 52-55.
  8. J. C. R. Alcantud, S. Díaz and S. Montes. Liberalism and dictatorship in the problem of fuzzy classificationInternational Journal of Approximate Reasoning 110 (2019), 82-95.
  9. J. C. R. Alcantud and A. Giarlotta.  Necessary and possible hesitant fuzzy sets: a novel model for group decision making. Information Fusion 46 (2019), 63-76.
  10. J. C. R. Alcantud, G. Santos-García, X. Peng and J. Zhan. Dual extended hesitant fuzzy setsSymmetry 11(5) (2019), 714.
  11. J. C. R. Alcantud, G. Varela, B. Santos-Buitrago, G. Santos-García,  and M. F. Jiménez. Analysis of survival for lung cancer resections cases with fuzzy and soft set theory in surgical decision making. PLoSONE 14(6) (2019): e0218283.
  12. F. Fatimah, D. Rosadi, RB. F. Hakim, and J. C. R. Alcantud. Probabilistic soft sets and dual probabilistic soft sets in decision makingNeural Computing and Applications 31 (2019), 397–407. Free full-text view-only version in
  13. F. Franceschini and J. L. García-Lapresta. Decision-making in semi-democratic contexts. Information Fusion 52 (2019), 281-289.
  14. J. L. García-Lapresta and R. González del Pozo. An ordinal multi-criteria decision-making procedure under imprecise linguistic assessments. European Journal of Operational Research 279 (2019), 159-167.
  15. M. D. García Sanz and J. C. R. Alcantud. The indirect-utility criterion for ranking opportunity sets over timeSymmetry 11 (2019), 241.
  16. N. Jan, T. Mahmood, L. Zedam, K. Ullah, J. C. R. Alcantud and B. Davvaz. Analysis of social networks, communication networks and shortest path problems in the environment of interval valued q-rung orthopair fuzzy information. International Journal of Fuzzy Systems 21 (2019), 1687-1708.
  17. Y. Liu, R. M. Rodríguez, J. C. R. Alcantud, K. Qin and L. Martínez. Hesitant linguistic expression soft sets: Application to group decision makingComputers & Industrial Engineering 136 (2019), 575-590. Free access until October 2, 2019.
  18. Z. Liu, J. C. R. Alcantud, K. Qin and Z. Pei. The relationship between soft sets and fuzzy sets and its application. Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems 36 (2019), 3751-3764.
  19. B. Llamazares. An analysis of Winsorized weighted meansGroup Decision and Negotiation 28 (2019), 907-933.
  20. B. Llamazares. Using interval weights in MADM problemsComputers & Industrial Engineering  136 (2019), 345-354.
  21. B. Llamazares. SUOWA operators: A review of the state of the artInternational Journal of Intelligent Systems 34 (2019), 790-818.
  22. B. Llamazares. SUOWA operators: An analysis of their conjunctive/disjunctive characterFuzzy Sets and Systems 357 (2019), 117-134.
  23. A. Luqman, M. Akram, A. N. Al-Kenani and J. C. R. Alcantud. A study on hypergraph representations of complex fuzzy informationSymmetry 11(11) (2019), 1381.
  24. M. Martínez-Panero, V. Arredondo, T. Peña and V. Ramírez. A new quota approach to electoral disproportionality. Economies 7(1) (2019), 17.
  25. R. Pérez-Fernández, J. L. García-Lapresta and B. De Baets. Chronicle of a failure foretold: 2017 Rector election at Ghent University. Economies 7 (1) (2019), 2.
  26. B. Santos-Buitrago, A. Riesco, G. Santos-García, J. C. R. Alcantud, C. Talcott and K. Sun. Soft set theory for decision making in computational biology under incomplete informationIEEE Access 7(1) (2019), 18183-18193.
  27. Shumaiza, M. Akram, A. N. Al-Kenani and J. C. R. Alcantud. Group decision-making based on the VIKOR method with trapezoidal bipolar fuzzy informationSymmetry 11(10) (2019), 1313.
  28. N. Waseem, M. Akram and J. C. R. Alcantud. Multi-Attribute decision-making based on m-polar fuzzy Hamacher aggregation operators. Symmetry 11(12) (2019), 1498.
  29. J. Zhan and J. C. R. Alcantud. A survey of parameter reduction of soft sets and corresponding algorithmsArtificial Intelligence Review 52(3) (2019), 1839–1872. Free full-text view-only version in
  30. J. Zhan and J. C. R. Alcantud. A novel type of soft rough covering  and its application to multicriteria group decision makingArtificial Intelligence Review 52(4) (2019), 2381–2410. Free full-text view-only version in
  31. J. Zhan, B Sun and  J. C.R. Alcantud. Covering based multigranulation (I,T)-fuzzy rough set models and applications in multi-attribute group decision-makingInformation Sciences 476 (2019), 290-318.
  32. L. Zhang, J. Zhan and J. C. R. Alcantud. Novel classes of fuzzy soft β-coverings-based fuzzy rough sets with applications to multi-criteria fuzzy group decision makingSoft Computing 23 (2019), 5327-5351.
  33. K. Zhang, J. Zhan, W. Wu and J. C. R. Alcantud. Fuzzy β-covering based (I,T)-fuzzy rough set models and applications to multi-attribute decision-makingComputers & Industrial Engineering 128 (2019),  605-621.
  34. L. Zhang, J. Zhan, Z. Xu and J. C. R. Alcantud. Covering-based general multigranulation intuitionistic fuzzy rough sets and corresponding applications to multi-attribute group decision-makingInformation Sciences 494 (2019), 114-140.

  • New publication in Neural Computing and Applications

    The paper «A new outranking method for multicriteria decision making with complex Pythagorean fuzzy information», by M. Akram, K. Zahid and J. C. R. Alcantud, has been accepted for publication in Neural Computing and Applications. The impact factor of this journal is 5.606 (JCR 2020).

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  • New publication in Artificial Intelligence Review

    The paper “Group decision-making with Fermatean fuzzy soft expert knowledge», by M. Akram, G. Ali, J. C. R. Alcantud and A. Riaz, has been accepted for publication in Artificial Intelligence Review. The impact factor of this journal is 8.139 (Clarivate Analytics JCR, 2021).

  • Press reports – Influential researchers

    Influential researchers – Press reports On December 8th, 2021, the local media published news concerning the updated database of a study conducted by Ioannidis et al. at Stanford University. The dossier (updated August 2021) includes José Carlos R. Alcantud among the top 2% of scientists of their main subfield discipline.

  • New publication in Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing

    The paper «Complex Fermatean fuzzy N-soft sets: A new hybrid model with applications«, by M. Akram, U. Amjad, J. C. R. Alcantud and G. Santos-García, has been accepted for publication in Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing. The impact factor of this journal is 7.104 (Clarivate Analytics JCR, 2021).

  • New publication in International Journal of Fuzzy Systems

    The paper «The relationship between fuzzy soft and soft topologies»,  J. C. R. Alcantud, has been accepted for publication in International Journal of Fuzzy Systems. The impact factor of this journal is 4.673 (Clarivate Analytics JCR, 2021).