Pierre L. Kunsch

 

·         Professor at ULB in Operation Research   

Contact at ULB

Pierre L. Kunsch
Université Libre de Bruxelles
SMG/CoDE - CP 165/15
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt 50
B-1050 Bruxelles - Belgique

Email: pikunsch@ulb.ac.be

Contact at VUB

Pierre L. Kunsch
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
BUTO Department
Pleinlaan 2
B-1050 Brussel - België

Email: pkunsch@vub.ac.be

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF P.L. KUNSCH

(Status December 2014)  

Chapters in books

 

1.      P.L. Kunsch, and J. Teghem, Jr. Multiobjective Analysis of Dispersed Power Systems. A case Study”, in A. Reis (eds.), Energy Economics and Management in Industry, Pergamon Press, 1984, 12 p.

2.      J. Teghem, and P.L. KunschMultiobjective Decision Making under Uncertainty: An Example for Power Systems”, in Y.Y. Haimes, and V. Chankong (eds.) Decision Making with Multiple Objectives, Proceedings, Cleveland, Ohio, Springer- Verlag, 1985, 443-456.

3.      J. Teghem, P.L. Kunsch “Interactive Methodes for Multiobjective Linear Programming”, in G. Fandel, M. Grauer, A. Kuzhauski, A.P. Wierzbici (eds.), Proceeding of a Workshop sponsored by IIASA and IIAS-GDR: Large Scale Modelling and Interactive Decision Analysis, Springer verlag, 1986, 75-87.

4.      J. Teghem, Jr., and P.L. Kunsch “Interactive DSS for Multiobjective Investment Planning”, NATO ASI Series, Vol. F48, Mathematical Models for Decision Support, G. Mitra (Ed.), Springer-Verlag, 1988, 123-133.

5.      P.L. Kunsch “Application of STRANGE to Energy Studies”, in, R. Slowinsky, and J. Teghem (eds.) Stochastic versus Fuzzy Approaches to Multiobjective Mathematical Programming under Uncertainties, Ed. Kluwer, 1990, 117-130.

6.      P.L. Kunsch “Environment and Multigenerational Social Choices”, in, M. Paruccini (ed.) Eurocourses Environmental Management Vol 3, Kluwer Acad. Publishers, 1994, 199-211.

7.      P.L. Kunsch, A. Fiordaliso, and Ph. Fortemps “A Fuzzy Inference System for the Economic Calculus in Radioactive Waste Management”, in Da Ruan (ed.) Fuzzy Systems and Soft Computing in Nuclear Engineering, Physica-Verlag, Springer, Heidelberg, 1999, 153-171.

8.      P.L. Kunsch, M. Theys, A. Chevalier, J.P. Iacopetta  “A System Dynamics model of stock price movements”, in, Doukidis, Zanakis, Zapounidis (eds.), Decision Making: Recent Developments and Worldwide Applications, Kluwer, 2000, 153-167.

9.      P.L. Kunsch, J. Springael, and J.P. Brans. “An adaptive multicriteria control methodology in sustainable development - Case study: a CO2 ecotax”, in, A. Colorni, M. Parrucini, and  B. Roy (eds.), Advances in Multicriteria Decision Aid, Report of the Commission of the European Communities, JRC-ISPRA, EUR-report 19808, 2001, 145-161.

10.  J.P. Brans, P.L. Kunsch, and B. Mareschal “Management of the future. A system dynamics and MCDA approach”, in, D. Bouyssou, E. Jacquet-Lagrèze, P. Perny, R. Slowinski, D. Vanderpooten, Ph. Vincke (eds.), Special volume dedicated to Professor Bernard Roy, Kuwer Academic Publishers, 2001, 483-502.

11.  P.L. Kunsch, and Johan Springael. “A fuzzy Methodology for evaluating a market of tradable CO2-permits”, in Energy and Environment, R. Loulou, J.-Ph. Waaub, G. Zaccour (eds.), Gerad 25th Anniversary Series, Springer, 2005, Chapter 6, 149-173.

12.  P.L. Kunsch, and A. Chevalier. “The representation of dynamic multiple-factor decision problems in the Kolm’s triangle”, in, C. H. Antunes, J. Figueira, J. Clímaco (eds.), Aide Multicritère à la Décision, Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding, CCDRC, Coimbra, Portugal, 2004, 85-104.  

13.  P.L. Kunsch “Limits to Success - The Iron Law of Verhulst”, in, M. Ausloos, M. Dirickx (eds.), Special volume in honour of the 200th anniversary of the birth of J.F. Verhulst, Verhulst 200 (16-18 September 2004), Royal Military Academy, Brussels, Lecture Notes, Springer Verlag, 2005, 29-51, 2005.

14.  P.L. Kunsch “Advanced Operations-Research Techniques in Capital Budgetting”, in, C. Zopounidis, M. Doumpos, P.M. Pardalos (eds.), Handbook of Financial Engineering, Kuwer Academic Publishers, 2008, 301-342.

15.  P.L. Kunsch “Robust and efficient funding of radioactive waste management”, in: J.R. Lavelle (ed.) Waste Management: Research, Technology, and Developments, Nova Science Publishers, Dewey, Chapter 8, 2008.

16.  P.L. Kunsch “Adaptive Control Methodology and some applications in environmental modelling”, in: P.N. Findley (ed.), Environmental Modelling - New Research, Nova Science Publishers, Chapter 7, 2008.

17.  P.L. Kunsch “A Statistical Approach to Complex Multi-Criteria Decisions“, in, D. Ruan (ed.), Computational Intelligence in Complex Decision Systems, Atlantis Press, Paris, France, Chapter 6, 149-184, 2010.

18.  P.L. Kunsch, “ORBEL- The Belgian OR society SOGESCI-B.V.W.B.”, in, JJ. Cochran (ed.), Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, John Wiley&Sons, In Press, 2010.

19.  P.L. Kunsch, “Application of Fuzzy Control to System Dynamics Modelling”, in, D. Vukadinovic (ed.), Fuzzy Control Systems, Nova Science Publishers, New York, Chapter 3, 49-71, 2012.

20.  P.L. Kunsch, and M. Vander Straeten, “Criteria evaluations by means of fuzzy logic, Case study: The cost of a nuclear-fuel repository”, in, R. Bisdorff, L. Dias, V. Mousseau, and M. Pirlot (eds.), Evaluation and Decision Models with Multiple Criteria. Case Studies, Springer series “International Handbooks on Information Systems”, In Press, 2014.

Articles in international journals with refereeing procedure

1.   J. Teghem, Jr., and P.L. Kunsch “Application of Multi-Objective Stochastic Programming to Power System Planning, Engineering Costs and Production Economics”, 9, 1985, 83-89.

2.   J. Teghem, D. Dufrane, M. Thauvoye (FPM Mons), and P.L. Kunsch “STRANGE (Strategy for the Nuclear Generation of Electricity) - An Interactive Method for Multi-Objective Linear Programming under Uncertainty”, European Journal of Operational research, 26, 1986, 62-82.

3.    J. Teghem, P.L. Kunsch “A Survey of Techniques for Finding Efficient Solutions to Multiobjective Integer Linear Programming”, Asia-Pacific Journal of OR, Vol. 3, 2, 1986, 95-108.

4.    P.L. Kunsch, and J. Teghem “Nuclear Fuel Cycle Optimization using Multi-Objective Stochastic Linear Programming”, European Journal of Operational Research 31, 1987, 240-249.

5.    J. Teghem, C. Delhaye, and P.L. Kunsch “An Interactive Decision Support System (IDSS) for MCDA”, Math. Computer Modelling, Vol.12, 10/11, special issue Models and Methods, in Multiobjective Decision Making, Chr. De Bruyn and G. Colson (eds.), 1989, 1311-1320.

6.   Th. Briggs, P.L. Kunsch, and B. Mareschal “Nuclear Waste Management: An application of the Multicriteria PROMETHEE Method”, European Journal of Operational Research 144, 1990, 1-10.

7.   J. Teghem, C. Delhaye, and P. Kunsch “Application of the Oreste Method to a Nuclear Waste Management Problem”, International   Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, 24, 1991, 29-39.

8.   J.P. Brans, C. Macharis, P.L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier, and M. Schwaninger “Combining multicriteria decision aid and system dynamics for the control of socio-economic processes. An iterative real-time procedure”, European Journal of Operational Research, 109/2, 1998, 428-441

9.   P.L. Kunsch, and A. Chevalier A “Multiattractor Model for the Dynamic Control of Companies”, European Journal of Operational Research 109/2, 1998, 403-413.

10. P.L. Kunsch, and A. Chevalier, J.P. Brans “Comparing the "Adaptive Control Methodology" (ACM) to the financial practice of a large international group”, European Journal of Operational Research, 132, 2001, 479-489.

11. J. Springael, P.L. Kunsch and J.-P. Brans, “A multicriteria-based system dynamics modelling of traffic congestion caused by urban commuters”, Central European Journal of Operational Research (CEJOR), 10, 2002, 81-97.

12. P.L. Kunsch, Ph.Fortemps “A Fuzzy Decision Support System for the Economic calculus in Radioactive Waste Management”, Information Sciences, special issue on “Intelligent Information Systems at FLINS 2000”, 142, 2002, 103-116.

13. P.L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier and J.-P. Brans “A framework for strategic control and planning in corporate organisations”, Central European Journal of Operational Research (CEJOR), 10, 2002, 45-65.

14. P.L. Kunsch, J. Springael and J.-P. Brans “The Zero-Emission Certificates: A novel CO2-pollution reduction instrument applied to the electricity market”, European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR), Special issue on the 12th Mini EURO Conference, Brussels, April 2-5, 2002, 153/2, 2004, 386-399.

15. P.L. Kunsch, R. Álvarez-Nóvoa and J. Springael “Simulation d’un marché de certificats verts pour la promotion de l’énergie éolienne en Belgique”, INFOR, Canadian Journal of Operational Research and Information Processing, special issue FRANCORO III, Québec City May 2001, 40/3, 2002, 241-258.

16. M. T heys and P.L. Kunsch “The Importance of Co-operation for Ethical Decision-Making with OR”, European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR), Special issue on the 12th Mini EURO Conference, Brussels, April 2-5, 2002, 153/2, 2004, 485-488.

17. Y. De Smet, J. Springael and P.L. KunschTowards Statistical Multicriteria Decision Modelling: a model and its application”, Journal of Multicriteria Decision Aid  (JMCDA), 11/6, 2002, 305-313.

18. A. Chevalier, P.L. Kunsch and J.-P. Brans “A contribution to the development of a strategic control and planning instrument in corporations. An acquisition Case Study”, International Transactions on Operation Research (ITOR), Special issue on IFORS 2002 Edinburgh, 8-12 July 2002, 11, 2004, 155-168.

19. A. Chevalier, P.L. Kunsch and J.-P. Brans “A contribution to the development of a strategic control and planning instrument in corporations. A divestiture case study”, Operational Research. An International Journal (ORIJ), 3/1, 2003, 25-40.

20. A. Fiordaliso, P. Kunsch “A Decision Supported System Based on the Combination of Fuzzy Expert Estimates to Assess the Financial Risks in High-Level Radioactive Waste Projects”, Progress in Nuclear Energy, Vol. 46, N° 3-4, 2005, 374-387.

 21. P.L. Kunsch “A Financial Option Procedure for Determining a Fuzzy Discount Rate in Radioactive Waste Management”, International Journal of Nuclear Knowledge Management, Vol. 2, N°4, 2007, 363-374.

 22. P.L. Kunsch, M. Theys, and J.P. Brans “The importance of systems thinking in ethical and sustainable decision-making”, Central European Journal of   Operations Research (CEJOR), 15/3, 2007, 253-269.

23. P.L. Kunsch, and J. Springael “Simulation with System Dynamics and fuzzy control of the reduction of CO2-emissions in the residential sector”,   European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR), 185, 2008, 1285-1299.

24. P.L. Kunsch, A. Ruttiens, and A. Chevalier “A methodology using option pricing for evaluating a suitable discount rate in environmental management”, European Journal of Operational Research  (EJOR), 185, 2008, 1674-1679.

25. E.M. Ben Maalla, P.L. Kunsch “Simulation of micro-CHP diffusion by means of system dynamics”, Energy Policy, Special section on Operational Research Models and Methods in the Energy Sector, 36, 2008, 2308-2319.

26. F. Rauschmayer, I. Kavathatzopoulos, P.L. Kunsch, M. Le Menestrel, “Promoting Ethic in OR Practice, Why good practice of OR is not enough – Ethical challenges for the OR practitioner”, Omega, Special issue on Ethics and Operations Research, 37/6, 2009, 1089-1099.

27.  P.L. Kunsch, I. Kavathatzopoulos, F. Rauschmayer, “Modelling complex ethical decision problems with Operations Research”, Omega, Special issue on Ethics and Operations Research, 37/6, 2009, 1100-1108.

28.  P.L. Kunsch, “Why developing methodologies in complex nonlinear systems contributes to Sustainable Development”, Editorial special section on the invited session “Methodologies in complex systems” organised during the int. conf. EURO XIII, Bonn, Germany, July 2009, International scientific journal "Problems of Nonlinear Analysis in Engineering Systems", Kazan Republic, Russia, 2/32, vol.15, 2009, 1-5.

29.  J.P. Brans, P.L. Kunsch, “Ethics in Operations Research and Sustainable Development”, International Transactions In Operational Research (ITOR), 17, 2010, 427-444.

30.  P.L. Kunsch, “A Statistical multi-criteria procedure with stochastic preferences”, International journal of MCDM, 1/1, 2010, 49-73.

31.  P.L. Kunsch “Nuclear Energy in Belgium after Fukushima”, Energy Journal, 66, 2014, 462-474.

 

Paper(s) submitted to publication

 

o   P.L. Kunsch “System-Dynamics education enhances ethical virtues”, 2014.

 

o   P.L. Kunsch “Ordinal approximation of semantic multiple-attribute weights”, 2014.

Papers and books in preparation

-          P.L. Kunsch, and D. De Kock The subprime crisis, causes and consequences. A system-dynamics approach

-          P. L. Kunsch Environmental Modelling with System Dynamics, monography.

Articles in Belgian journals with refereeing procedure

1.     J.P. Brans, and P.L. Kunsch “A Control Procedure based on System Dynamics and Multicriteria Analysis for the Management of Complex and Chaotic Socio-economic Processes”, Belgian journal of Operations Research, Statistics and Computer Science, JORBEL, Vol. 39 (2-3)99, 1999, 81-107.

2.      P.L. Kunsch, and J.P. Brans “An adaptive multicriteria control methodology in sustainable development- case study: a CO2 ecotax”, Belgian journal of Operations Research, Statistics and Computer Science, JORBEL, Vol. 39 (2-3)99, 2000, 109-143.

3.     J. Springael , P.L. Kunsch, and J.P. Brans (2000) “Traffic crowding in cities - Control with urban tolls and flexible working hours A group multicriteria aid and system dynamics approach”, presented at the 14th ORBEL conference at FUCAM, Mons, January 2000, JORBEL special issue on ORBEL14, 40(1-2), 2000, 81-90, Corrigendum in 41(3-4), 2001, 189-202.

Communications published in conference book proceedings 

1.      Teghem, J. Jr, Kunsch P.L. “Application of multi-objective stochastic linear programming to power systems planning”, in, Proceedings of the Third International Working Seminar on Production Economics Igls/Innsbruck, Austria, February 20-24, 1984,13p.

2.      J. Teghem, D. Dufrane, M. Thauvoye, and P. Kunsch “Strange: An Interactive Method for Multi-objective Linear programming under Uncertainty”, Investigação Operational, Special volume dedicated to the 21st meeting of the EURO Working Group on MCDA held in March 1985 in Lisbon, n° 1, Vol. 5, 1985, 83-114.

3.      J. Teghem, P.L. Kunsch “An Optimization Method for Energy Strategy Problems”, Proceedings 4th Int. Symposium on Innovative Numerical Methods in Engineering - Atlanta,1986, 687-694.

4.      J.P. Brans, and P.L. Kunsch Une Procédure de Contrôle Applicable à la Gestion de l'Environnement Basée sur l'Analyse Multicritère et la Dynamique des Systèmes, Proceedings of the 1st international symposium of the APREMA, Université de Corse, Corte, Septembre 1998.

5.      P.L. Kunsch and J.P. Brans “Une méthodologie multicritère et dynamique d'élaboration, d'évaluation et de contrôle de politiques et de projets du développement durable. Application à un cas de réduction des émissions de CO2 ”, Proceedings of the 1st international symposium of the APREMA, Université de Corse, Corte, Septembre1998.

6.      P.L. Kunsch, A. Ajdler (VUB) “Determination of Funding Requirements in Radioactive Waste Management Projects Using Fuzzy Reasoning“, FLINS'98 Workshop (Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Technologies for Nuclear Science and Industry) Proceedings, CEN.SCK, Antwerp, September 1998, 353-359.

7.      P.L. Kunsch, A. Fiordaliso, Ph. Fortemps “Aide à la décision par inférence floue: étude d'un cas lié à la problématique de gestion des déchets radioactifs “, LFA'99, Rencontre francophone sur la logique floue et ses applications, Valenciennes, Octobre 1999, Cépaduès Editions, Toulouse, 1999, 63-70.

8.      P.L. Kunsch, Ph. Fortemps “Practical Implementation of a Fuzzy Decision Support System for the Economic Calculus in Radioactive Waste Management”, in, Da Rua, Aït Abderrahim, D’hondt, Kerre (Eds.), Intelligent Techniques and Soft Computing in Nuclear science and Engineering, World Scientific, Proceeding of the 4th int. FLINS conference, Bruges, August 2000, 414-420.

9.      P.L. Kunsch, A. Fiordaliso, Ph. Fortemps ”Fuzzy-logic supported evaluation of the disposal costs and tariffs of high-level radioactive waste”, in, Da Rua, D’hondt, Kerre (Eds.), Computational Intelligent Systems for Applied Research, World Scientific, Proceedings of the 5th int. FLINS Conference, Gent, September 2002, 520-527.

10.  P.L. Kunsch, A. Fiordaliso, Ph. Fortemps ”Technical aspects of the implementation of the Fuzzy Decision Aid System developed for the Belgian Radioactive Waste Management Agency”, in, Da Ruan, D’hondt, De Cock, Nachtegael, Kerre (Eds.), Applied Computational Intelligence, World Scientific, Proceedings of the 6th int. FLINS Conference, Blankenberge, Belgium, September 2004, 561-566.

11.  P.L. Kunsch “A Financial Option Methodology for Determining a Fuzzy Discount Rate in Radioactive Waste Management”, in, Da Ruan, D’hondt, Fantoni, De Cock, Nachtegael, Kerre (Eds.), Applied Artificial Intelligence, World Scientific, Proceedings of the 7th int. FLINS Conference, Genova, Italy, August 2006, 859-866.

12.  P.L. Kunsch “How to use Adaptive Systemic Multicriteria Control (ASMC) for Sustainable Decisions?”, in, Proceedings of HCP-2008 Conference, Part III: Workshop on OR & Ethics, Delft, June  2008.

13.  P.L. Kunsch “A Statistical Multicriteria Decision Aiding Technique”, in, Ruan, Montero, Lu, Martínez, D’hondt, Kerre (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Decision and Control, World Scientific, Proceedings of the 8th int. FLINS 2008 Conference, Madrid, Spain, September 21-24 2008, 629-634.

14.  P.L. Kunsch “Why pairwise comparison methods may fail in MCDM rankings”, in, D. Klatte, H.J. Lüthi, K. Schmedders, Proceedings of OR 2011, Int. Conference on Operations Research, Zürich, Switzerland, August 30 to September 2, Springer, 2012, 97-102.

 

Reports and working documents

 

1.      P.L. Kunsch Méthode d'Aide à la Décision dans l'Evaluation de Projets présentant des Aspects de Justice et d'Equité à Long Terme, Thèse d'agrégation de l'enseignement supérieur à la Faculté des Sciences - ULB Bruxelles, 1996, 309 p.

2.      P.L. Kunsch, and A. Chevalier “A Multiattractor Model for the Dynamic Control of Companies”, ESCP Working paper n° 98/138, 1998, Paris, 18 p.

3.      P.L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier “Multiple Attractor Dynamics in Socioeconomic Decision Problems”, IFORS 96 Vancouver July 1996, ESCP Working paper n° 98/139, 1998, Paris, 35 p.

4.      J.P. Brans, C. Macharis, P.L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier and M. Schwaninger “Control of Socioeconomic Processes: A Multicriteria PROMETHEE-Supported System Dynamics Approach“, VUB/CSOO Working paper STOOTW/276-December 1996- revision Juni 1997, Brussels, 22 p.

5.      J.P. Brans, and P.L. Kunsch "Une Procédure de Contrôle Applicable à la Gestion de l'Environnement Basée sur l'Analyse Multicritère et la Dynamique des Systèmes", VUB/CSOO Working paper STOOTW/286-July 1998, Brussels, 23 p.

6.      P.L. Kunsch and J.P. Brans “Une méthodologie multicritère et dynamique d'élaboration, d'évaluation et de contrôle de politiques et de projets du développement durable. Application à un cas de réduction des émissions de CO2“, VUB/CSOO Working paper STOOTW/ 285-July 1998, Brussels, 13 p.

7.      J.P. Brans, and P.L. Kunsch A Control Procedure based on System Dynamics and Multicriteria Analysis for the Management of Complex and Chaotic Socio-economic Processes, VUB/CSOO Working paper STOOTW/289-June 1999, Brussels, 19p.

8.      P.L. Kunsch, and J.P. Brans “An adaptive multicriteria control methodology in sustainable development- case study: a CO2 ecotax“, VUB/CSOO Working paper STOOTW/291-September 1999, Brussels, 31 p.

9.      P.L. Kunsch, and A. Chevalier, J.P. Brans “Comparing the "Adaptive Control Methodology" (ACM) to a case study in financial planning”, VUB working paper STOOTW/294 May 2000, Brussels, 15 p.

10.  J. Springael (VUB/CSOO), P.L. Kunsch and J.P. Brans “Traffic crowding in cities - Control with urban tolls and flexible working hours, A group multicriteria aid and system dynamics approach“, VUB Working Paper STOOTW/296, 2000, Brussels, 12 p.

11.  P.L. Kunsch, J. Springael, and J.P. Brans. “An adaptive multicriteria control methodology in sustainable development - Case study: a CO2 ecotax”, Proceedings of the 50th meeting of the EURO working group on MCDA, Cérisy, France, September 1999, VUB working paper STOOTW/295- June 2000, Brussels, 31 p.

12.  P.L. Kunsch, A. Chevalier, J.P. Brans "Comparing the Adaptive Control Methodology (ACM) to the financial planning practice of a large international group”, VUB Working Paper STOO/294, May 2000, Brussels, 16 p.

13.  J. Springael, P. Kunsch, J.P. Brans "A Group Multicriteria Decision Aid and System dynamics approach to study the influence of an urban toll and flexible working hours on the congestion problem, VUB working paper STOOTW/298, October 2000, Brussels, 23 p.

14.  P.L. Kunsch, R. Álvarez-Nóvoa (ULB), J. Springael “Définition de politiques d'amélioration des performances environnementales de la production d'électricité . Le cas des certificats verts et de l'énergie éolienne en Belgique“, Paper presented at the FRANCORO III Conference, Quebec City, May 2000.VUB working paper STOOTW/300- July 2001, Brussels, 15 p.  

15.  P.L. Kunsch, R. Álvarez-Nóvoa and J. Springael “Green certificates and wind energy in Belgium: a policy configurations for environmental performances of the electricity production”, VUB working paper STOOW/304, May 2002, Brussels, 19 p.

16.  P.L. Kunsch, R. Álvarez-Nóvoa and J. Springael, “Simulation d’un marché de certificats verts pour la promotion de l’énergie éolienne en Belgique”, VUB working paper STOOTW/305, May 2002, Brussels, 20 p.

17.  Y. De Smet, J. Springael and P.L. Kunsch ”Towards Statistical Multicriteria Decision Modelling: a model and its application”, SMG/ULB, preprint 2002/07, August 2002.

18.  P.L. Kunsch and J. Springael, “Application of Fuzzy Set Theory and Logic to System Dynamics Modelling. Short title: Fuzzy System Dynamics Modelling”, VUB working paper STOOTW, November 2002, Brussels, 25 p.

19.  P.L. Kunsch, J. Springael and J.-P. Brans “The Zero-Emission Certificates: A novel CO2-pollution reduction instrument applied to the electricity market”, VUB working paper STOOTW, November 2002, Brussels, 22 p.

20.  Martens, E., Kunsch, P.-L., and M. Despontin (2004) “Een socio-economisch verhuismodel”, VUB working paper MOSI/4, March 2004, Brussels, 17 p.

21.  Y. De Smet, J. Springael and P.L. Kunsch ”A new framework for describing the decision behaviour of large groups”, Research Paper 2004-011, June 2004, Universiteit Antwerpen, 15 p.

22.  P.L. Kunsch, and Ph. Fortemps “Evaluation by fuzzy rules of multicriteria valued preferences in Agent-Based Modelling, VUB working document MOSI/13, March 2005, Brussels, 15 p.

23.  P.L. Kunsch, and J. Springael “Simulation with System Dynamics and fuzzy control of the reduction of CO2-emissions in the residential sector”, VUB working document MOSI/14, March 2005, Brussels, 19 p.

24.  P.L. Kunsch, E. Martens, and M. Despontin “A socio-economic model of moving decisions in cities”, VUB working document MOSI/17, September 2005, Brussels, 18 p.

25.  P.L. Kunsch, M. Theys “Operations Research and the Discovery of Ethical Values in Sustainable Development”, VUB working document MOSI/19, October 2006, Brussels, 21 p.

26. P.L. Kunsch “Nuclear Energy in Belgium after Fukushima – A Dispassionate Analysis with System Dynamics”, VUB working document MOSI/54, November 2012, Brussels, 14 p. https://dl.dropbox.com/u/35751244/P_Kunsch_report_MOSI_11_2012.pdf

27. P.L. Kunsch “Why pairwise comparison methods may fail in MCDM rankings”,VUB working document MOSI/55, December 2012, Brussels, 6 p.

http://research.vub.ac.be/sites/default/files/uploads/BUTO/Working-Papers/mosi_working_paper_55_-_kunsch_p._2012_why_pairwise_comparison_methods_may_fail_in_mcdm_rankings.pdf

28.  P.L. Kunsch “Sorting and ranking policies according to multiple indicators” , VUB working document BUTO/59, 2014, 25 p.

http://research.vub.ac.be/sites/default/files/uploads/BUTO/Working-Papers/buto_working_paper_59_-_kunsch_p._2014_sorting_and_ranking_policies_according_to_multiple_indicators.pdf

 

Recent presentations at international conferences

·         EURO XXIII Conference, Bonn, Germany, July 5-8, 2009, “A systemic approach of the bank crisis in Europe” (in collaboration with A. Chevalier, ESCP, Paris); “Nuclear phase-out in Belgium: is it sustainable?”, ”How OR can better contribute to Ethics in Sustainable Development” (in collaboration with J.P. Brans, VUB, Brussels).

·         EURO XXIV Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, July 11-14, 2010, “A systemic dynamic approach of the financial crisis”.

·         Meeting of the EURO working group ‘Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding’, 7-9 October 2010, Ecole Centrale, Paris, “Making pair-wise comparisons : is it superfluous or even damageable in some MCDM problems?”. 

·         Meeting of the EURO working group ‘Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding’, 6-8 October 2011, HES-SO, Yverdon-Les-Bains, Switzerland, “FIS Tool, a Fuzzy Inference System for dealing with very uncertain criteria in environmental management” (in collaboration with M. Vander Straeten).

·         EURO XXV Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania, July 8-11, 2012, organiser of the stream ‘System Dynamics modelling in Sustainable Development’; “Phasing-out nuclear energy in Belgium: is it feasible?”.

·         Meeting of the EURO working group ‘Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding’, 13-15 September 2012, University of Portsmouth, UK, “An easy-going aggregation procedure for sorting & ranking policies evaluated according to multiple indicators”.

·         EURO XXVI Conference, Rome, Italy, July 8-11, 2013, organiser of the stream ‘System Dynamics modelling in Sustainable Development’; “Simulation of a geological repository for high-level radioactive waste”.

·         ORBEL 28, 28th Conference organised by the Belgian OR-society SOGESCI-B.V.W.B., University of Mons, January 30-31 2014, “A system-dynamics analysis of the energy transition in Belgium after Fukushima”.

·         IFORS 2014. 20th Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies, Barcelona, July 13-18 2014, organiser of the stream ‘Dynamical models in Sustainable Development’; “System-Dynamics Analysis of the Belgian Energy Transition After the Nuclear Shut-Down”.

    

Varia

 

Doctoral School System Dynamics (SD) and Multicriteria Decision Making (MCDM), University of Mons, April 19, 2012

P. Kunsch Doctoral School on SD & MCDM 2012