Ali E. Abbas

According to our database1, Ali E. Abbas authored at least 47 papers between 2003 and 2019.

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Archimedean Utility Copulas with Polynomial Generating Functions.
Decision Analysis, 2019

On the Use of Utility Theory in Engineering Design.
IEEE Systems Journal, 2018

Adaptive decision making via entropy minimization.
Int. J. Approx. Reasoning, 2018

Adaptive prior probabilities via optimization of risk and entropy.
CoRR, 2018

A Kullback-Leibler View of Maximum Entropy and Maximum Log-Probability Methods.
Entropy, 2017

Introduction to the Special Issue on Decision Analysis and Social Media.
Decision Analysis, 2017

Bayesian Updating of the Price Elasticity of Uncertain Demand.
IEEE Systems Journal, 2016

A simulation-based comparison of maximum entropy and copula methods for capturing non-linear probability dependence.
Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2016, 2016

Perspectives on the use of decision analysis in systems engineering: Workshop summary.
Proceedings of the Annual IEEE Systems Conference, 2016

Multiattribute Utility Functions Satisfying Mutual Preferential Independence.
Operations Research, 2015

Ordinal One-Switch Utility Functions.
Operations Research, 2015

Multiattribute Utility Copulas for Multi-objective Coverage Control.
Paladyn, 2014

Control Strategies for Players in Pursuit-Evasion Games Based on their Preferences.
IGTR, 2014

Optimizing fixed targets in organizations through simulation.
Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference, 2014

Utility Copula Functions Matching All Boundary Assessments.
Operations Research, 2013

Effects of Risk Aversion on the Value of Information in Two-Action Decision Problems.
Decision Analysis, 2013

Bayesian updating on price elasticity of uncertain demand.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Systems Conference, 2013

Normative perspectives on engineering systems design.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Systems Conference, 2013

Canonical Multiattribute Utility Functions: Enumeration, Verification, and Application.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science, 2013

Multiattribute utility copulas for multiobjective control.
Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 2013

Measuring Consumer Impatience and the Effects of Timing in Name-Your-Own-Price Channels.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2012

An Algorithm for Excluding Redundant Assessments in a Multiattribute Utility Problem.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science, 2012

One-Switch Conditions for Multiattribute Utility Functions.
Operations Research, 2012

Valuing Changes in Investment Opportunities.
Operations Research, 2012

From the Editors - Brainstorming, Multiplicative Utilities, Partial Information on Probabilities or Outcomes, and Regulatory Focus.
Decision Analysis, 2012

One-Switch Independence for Multiattribute Utility Functions.
Operations Research, 2011

From the Editors - Probability Scoring Rules, Ambiguity, Multiattribute Terrorist Utility, and Sensitivity Analysis.
Decision Analysis, 2011

The Multiattribute Utility Tree.
Decision Analysis, 2011

Decomposing the Cross Derivatives of a Multiattribute Utility Function into Risk Attitude and Value.
Decision Analysis, 2011

Assessing Joint Distributions with Isoprobability Contours.
Management Science, 2010

From the Editors...
Decision Analysis, 2010

Measuring Risk Aversion in a Name-Your-Own-Price Channel.
Decision Analysis, 2010

The Role of Some Functional Equations in Decision Analysis.
Decision Analysis, 2010

Multiattribute Utility Copulas.
Operations Research, 2009

A Kullback-Leibler View of Linear and Log-Linear Pools.
Decision Analysis, 2009

Repeat Bidding on Internet-Based Multiple-Item "Name-Your-Own-Price" Auctions.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2008

A Comparison of Two Probability Encoding Methods: Fixed Probability vs. Fixed Variable Values.
Decision Analysis, 2008

Moments of utility functions and their applications.
European Journal of Operational Research, 2007

Invariant Utility Functions and Certain Equivalent Transformations.
Decision Analysis, 2007

Entropy methods for joint distributions in decision analysis.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2006

Maximum Entropy Utility.
Operations Research, 2006

Attribute Dominance Utility.
Decision Analysis, 2005

Entropy methods for adaptive utility elicitation.
IEEE Trans. Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A, 2004

Bioinformatics and Management Science: Some Common Tools and Techniques.
Operations Research, 2004

An information theory for preferences
CoRR, 2003

The Algebra of Utility Inference
CoRR, 2003