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An Inverse Optimization Model for Linear Fractional Programming

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Mathematical Sciences, Government College, Ajmer, Affiliated to M. D. S. University, Ajmer - 305 001, INDIA
  • 2 Department of Mathematics, Government Engineering College, Jhalawar, Affiliated to Rajasthan Technical University, Kota, INDIA

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 2, Issue (4), Pages 56-58, April,2 (2013)


In this paper, we have proposed an inverse model for linear fractional programming (LFP) problem in which the parameters associated with the numerator of the objective function in the given LFP are adjusted as little as possible(under l norm) so that the given feasible solution become optimal. We formulate this problem as a linear programming problem. A numerical example is given in the last to show, how this model can apply for production planning problem to bring down the level of unemployment.


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