Research Paper Management and Entrepreneurship
Open innovation and SMEs: providing a model for business development (an application on Iranian industrial park)

Younos Vakil Alroaia

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 June 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.281399.1303

Abstract
  The aim of this study is providing a developed model for SMEs' in open innovation activities. In this regard, an appropriate model was defined by studying the literature. Then, after selecting a sample of 60 small and medium enterprises the data were collected by a questionnaire and were analyzed with ...  Read More

SI:Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (BDAI) Case studies in industry and services
Big data mining in the analysis of factors affecting the occurrence of natural gas incidents in East Azerbaijan province (IRAN)

Najaf Ghrachorloo; Faramarz Nouri; Mostafa Javanmardi; Houshang Taghizadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 October 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.302836.1374

Abstract
  In the past years, East Azerbaijan Province in Iran has always been at the top of the number of incidents in the country in the reports related to the annual analysis of incidents of domestic natural gas subscribers. Despite planning and spending at the expense of previous years, there has been no significant ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
A New Method to Predict the Quality of Umbilical Cord Blood Units based on Maternal and Neonatal Factors and Collection Techniques

Rasoul Jamshidi; Sattar Rajabpour Sanati; Morteza Zarrabi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 October 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.286186.1326

Abstract
  The saving banks of “umbilical cord blood stem cells” are considered as strategic health-based institutions in most countries. Due to the limited capacity of cord blood sample storage tanks, the samples should be evaluated according to their quality. So these banks need a method to assess ...  Read More

Research Paper Management and Entrepreneurship
Evaluation of The Influential Factors in Human Resource Development in State-owned Enterprises Using a Mixed Method

Abbas Heravi; Afsaneh Zamani Moghadam; Seyed Ahmad Hashemi; Younos Vakil Alroaia; Abddulah Sajadi Jagharg

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 October 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.284052.1322

Abstract
  Given the increased competition and turbulence in business environments, the proper management of human resources and employee growth is a significant challenge faced by organizations to achieve competitive advantage. The present study aimed to analyze the influential factors in human resource development ...  Read More

Research Paper Statistical Process
A Data-Driven Design for Gas Turbines Exit Temperature Spread Condition Monitoring System

Nastaran Hajarian; farzad Movahedi Sobhani; Seyed Jafar Sadjadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 October 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.296470.1361

Abstract
  One of the most complex and costly systems in the industry is the Gas turbine (GT). Because of the complexity of these assets, various indicators have been used to monitor the health condition of different parts of the gas turbine. Turbine exit temperature (TET) spread is one of the significant indicators ...  Read More

SI: RAIDSCM Transportation
A variable service rate queue model for hub median problem

Sarow Saeedi; Omid Poursabzi; Zaniar Ardalan; Sajad Karimi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 October 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.301634.1372

Abstract
  Hub location problems (HLP) have multiple applications in logistic systems, the airways industry, supply chain network design, and telecommunication. In the HLP, the selected nodes as hubs perform the principal role in processing the inflow arising from other nodes. So, congestion would be inevitable ...  Read More

SI: ADLRTCA Information Retrieval
Leveraging Deep Learning Techniques on Collaborative Filtering Recommender Systems

Ali Fallahi RahmatAbadi; Javad Mohammadzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 November 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.275620.1264

Abstract
  With the exponentially increasing volume of online data, searching and finding required information have become an extensive and time-consuming task. Recommender Systems as a subclass of information retrieval and decision support systems by providing personalized suggestions helping users access what ...  Read More

SI:RSSCMMA Supply chain management
Ranking Factors Affecting Supply Chain Risk with a Combined Approach of Neutrosophic analytical hierarchy process and TOPSIS

Mohammad Reza Razdan; Saeed Aghasi; Sayyed Mohammad Reza Davoodi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 November 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.303869.1379

Abstract
  Supply chain risk management involves identifying, ranking, and adopting appropriate strategies to control and deal with risks that could disrupt chain performance. These risks can be caused by different issues and descriptions and surveys about these risks are associated with uncertainty, ambiguity, ...  Read More

SI:Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (BDAI) Data mining
Analyzing Behavioral Patterns of Bus Passengers Using Data Mining Methods (Case Study: Rapid Transportation Systems)

amir daneshvar; Fariba Salahi; Maryam Ebrahimi; Bijan Nahavandi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 November 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.302560.1373

Abstract
  The aim of analyzing passengers' behavioral patterns is providing support for transportation management. In other words, to improve services like scheduling, evacuation policies, and marketing, it is essential to understand spatial and temporal patterns of passengers' trips. Smart Card Automated Fare ...  Read More

Research Paper production planning
Solving a Multi-Objective Mathematical Model for Aggregate Production Planning in a Closed-loop Supply Chain Under Uncertain Conditions

ommolbanin yousefi; saeed Rezaeei Moghadam; neda hajheidari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 November 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.275841.1265

Abstract
  One of the most important decisions taken in a supply chain is the issue of aggregate production planning where a program-within a medium time-range-- is determined for optimum manufacturing of all products using shared equipment and resources. This research presents a multi-objective model that helps ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational modelling
A method based on the SCT to solve the inverse problem for heat equation

Samaneh Akbarpour; Abdollah Shidfar; Hashem Saberi Najafi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.301596.1371

Abstract
  In this article, a mathematical model of the inverse problem is considered. Basedon this model a formulation of inverse problem for heat equation is proposed.Shifted Chebyshev Tau (SCT) method is suggested to solve the inverse problem. The aim of this determined effort is to identify unknown function ...  Read More

Review Paper Heuristics and Metaheuristics Algorithms
Nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms: literature review and presenting a novel classification

Mehdi Khadem; Abbas Toloie Eshlaghy; kiamars Fathi Hafshejani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.287733.1330

Abstract
  Over the past decade, solving complex optimization problems with metaheuristic algorithms has attracted many experts and researchers.There are exact methods and approximate methods to solve optimization problems. Nature has always been a model for humans to draw the best mechanisms and the best engineering ...  Read More

SI: RAIDSCM Supply chain management
Pricing under the policy of guaranteeing the return of money in a two-channel supply chain using the game theory approach (Case study: Lorestan Food Industry Company)

Mona Beiranvand; Sayyed mohammad reza Davoodi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.311604.1395

Abstract
  Today, one of the topics in supply chain management is "multiple sales channels" and "pricing". In this research, a food producer (west Sahar Dasht Company) has been selected, and several retailers and wholesalers have been considered as the company's customers. This research dynamically solves the model ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
Introducing a Fuzzy Robust Integrated Model for Optimizing Humanitarian Supply Chain Processes

Meysam Donyavi Rad; Ehsan Sadeh; Zeinolabedin Amini Sabegh; Reza Ehtesham Rasi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 January 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.284946.1323

Abstract
  The natural disasters of the last few decades clearly reveal that natural disasters impose high financial and human costs on governments and communities. Concerns in this regard are growing day by day. Making the right decisions and taking appropriate and timely measures in each phase of the crisis management ...  Read More

Research Paper Game theory
The Impact of Discount Policy on Hotel Pricing in a Competitive Market After Covid-19 Using Game Theory

Elham Sadat Mousavi; Ashkan Hafezalkotob; Ahmad Makui; Mohammad Kazem Sayadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 January 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.321076.1411

Abstract
  This paper presents an optimization model for hotel pricing in the competitive environment following the Covid-19 epidemic, in which the government intervenes by offering appropriate tariffs and hotels use incentive policies such as discounts to attract customers. we consider the government as the leader ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Implementation of Lean Six Sigma Methodology in a Refractory Company

AYYAPPAN - S

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 February 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.317347.1403

Abstract
  To enhance the manufacturing process capability of a refractory company, the scope for implementing the Lean Six Sigma (LSS) methodology is analyzed in this work. The DMAIC methodology of Six Sigma is used in this project to determine the Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQs), defining the possible ...  Read More

SI:RSSCMMA Risk management
Optimization Of Maintenance In Supply Chain Process And Risk-Based Critical Failure Situations (Case study: Iranian Oil Pipeline And Telecommunication Company, North District)

Mohammad Reza Alijanzadeh; Seyed Ahmad Shayannia; Mohammad Mehdi Movahedi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 February 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.322072.1419

Abstract
  One of the methods that has been widely used by researchers in analyzing the risk of net operations is the analysis of the effect and failure modes in order to identify critical failure modes and focus planning and net resources on them. In analyzing the effect and failure modes, one of the most important ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Lean at Home: Applying 5 Whys and Lean PFMEA to Home Projects

Robert S Keyser; Parisa Pooyan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 March 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.320848.1410

Abstract
  Root cause analysis techniques are often applied to problems in the workplace; however, they may also prove very useful to home projects. This research explores the application of two root cause analysis techniques in home projects: (1) 5 Whys to determine the root cause of a home air conditioning unit ...  Read More

Research Paper Human factors, ergonomics, and safety
Assessment of Passenger’s Safety Implementation in Water Transportation. a Case Study of Kurutie, Okerenkoko and Escravos waterways

Silas Oseme Okuma; Akpofure Avwerosuoghene Enughwure

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 March 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.325274.1440

Abstract
  The purpose of this research is to investigate the safety of inland waterway transportation in Kurutie, Okerenkoko, and Escravos River, Nigeria. The study used a cross-sectional research design, and the study's target group includes passengers who are technical experts, maritime workers, non-academic, ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Decomposition of Cost Efficiency, Given the Set of Price and Cost Production Possibilities in Data Envelopment Analysis

Reza Fallahnejad; Sanaz Asadi Rahmati; Kayvan Moradipour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 April 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.310345.1393

Abstract
  To evaluate the performance and estimate the efficiency of decision-making units (DMUs) in Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA), the available data are used. These data are usually divided into two categories of inputs and outputs based on their natures. If the price data is also available for inputs, it ...  Read More

Research Paper Decision analysis and methods
A Modification of Technique for Order Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution (TOPSIS) through Fuzzy Similarity Method (A Numerical Example of the Personnel Selection)

Elham Ebrahimi; Mohammad Reza Fathi; Seyed Mohammad Sobhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 April 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.296088.1359

Abstract
  Multiple criteria decision-making (MCDM) is well known nowadays as a methodology in which a set of techniques are integrated to evaluate a set of alternatives with specified criteria for the purpose of selecting or ranking. The Technique for Order Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution (TOPSIS) is ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Robust optimization model to improve supply chain network ‎productivity under uncertainty

Seyed Farid Mousavi; Arash Apornak; Mohammadreza Pourhassan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 May 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.316357.1402

Abstract
  Although the importance of supply chain agility considering the necessity of speed of ‎action, response to customers, progressive changes in the market, consumers’ needs, etc. in ‎many industries is clear both scientifically and experimentally, today organizations have ‎found that the ...  Read More

SI:RSSCMMA Supply chain management
A multi-objective and multi-level model for location-routing problem in the supply chain based on the customer’s time window

Peiman Ghasemi; Hossein hemmaty; Adel Pourghader chobar; Mohamad Reza Heidari; Mahdi Keramati

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 May 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.321454.1414

Abstract
  Today, logistics costs often make up a major part of large organizations’ expenses. These costs can be reduced with optimal design and its implementation in the supply chain. As a result, in present study, a two-objective mathematical location-routing model is presented, where an objective is to ...  Read More

Research Paper Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty
Analysis of Factors Affecting Brand Strengthening Drivers in E-Commerce: A Study of the Iranian Tourism Industry

reza yazdani; Mohammad Javad Taghipourian; Mohammad Mahdi Pourpasha; Seyed Shamseddin Hosseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 May 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.336248.1463

Abstract
  In the last decade, information and communication technology (ICT) was used as the most effective tool to help businesses gain a competitive advantage by attracting customers. Thus, ICT has significantly contributed to the growth of e-commerce. Internet access allows e-commerce to spread globally and ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
An innovative inverse model of network data envelopment analysis

Maryam Arbabi; Zohreh Moghaddas; Alireza Amirteimoori; Mohsen Khunsiavash

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.326607.1445

Abstract
  Sensitivity analysis in optimization problems is important for managers and decision-makers to introduce different strategies. Data envelopment analysis is a method based on mathematical programming to evaluate the efficiency of a set of decision-making units. Due to the importance of sensitivity analysis ...  Read More

Research Paper Fuzzy optimization
A compromise solution for the neutrosophic multi-objective linear programming problem and its application in transportation problem

Elham Hosseinzadeh; Javad Tayyebi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.328580.1451

Abstract
  Neutrosophic set theory plays an important role in dealing with the impreciseness and inconsistency in data encountered in solving real-life problems. The current paper focuses on the neutrosophic fuzzy multiobjective linear programming problem (NFMOLPP), where the coefficients of the objective functions, ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Weak Disposability in DEA-Based Re-Allocation Resources Model Aiming to Reduce Energy Consumption and CO2 Pollution

Sima Madadi; Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi; Mehdi Fallah Jellodar; Mohsen Rostamy-Malkhalifeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.331032.1454

Abstract
  We developed a DEA-based resource re-allocation model based on environmental DEA technology for organizations with a central decision-making environment. The proposed model considered a weak disposability axiom for undesirable outputs and combined data envelopment analysis (DEA) with multiple-objective ...  Read More

Research Paper Engineering Modeling
A Reliable and Sustainable Design of Supply Chain in Healthcare Under uncertainty Regarding Environmental Impacts

Reza Eslamipoor; Arash Nobari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 June 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.335389.1461

Abstract
  Nowadays, designing a reliable network for blood supply chains by which most blood demands can be supplied is an important problem in the health care systems. In this paper, a multi-objective model is provided to create a sustainable blood supply chain, which contains multiple donors, collection centers, ...  Read More

Research Paper Game theory
Equitable Resource Allocation Combining Coalitional Game and Data Envelopment Analysis

Fatemeh Ghaeminasab; Mohsen Rostamy-Malkhalifeh; farhad hosseinzadeh Lotfi; Mohammad-Hasan Behzadi; Hamidreza Navidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.311793.1396

Abstract
  In this paper, while taking into account the cooperative relationships between units, the problem of revenue allocation is considered as a coalitional game. In order for the allocation to be equitable, by relying on the concept of DEA efficiency, a new characteristic function is presented, and then using ...  Read More

Research Paper Scheduling
Integration of two-stage assembly flow shop scheduling and vehicle routing using Improved Whale Optimization Algorithm

Vahid Bahmani; Mohammad Amin Adibi; Esmaeil Mehdizadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.329251.1450

Abstract
  This paper provides an integrated model for a two-stage assembly flow shop scheduling problem and distribution through vehicle routing in a soft time window. So, a mixed-integer linear programming (MILP) model has been proposed with the objective of minimizing the total cost of distribution, holding ...  Read More

Research Paper Industrial Mathematics
Fuzzy AHP and fuzzy TOPSIS synergy for ranking the factor influencing employee turnover intention in the Iran hotel industry

Ramin Barati; Sara Fanati Rashidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.336603.1464

Abstract
  This study aims to verify the main factors influencing turnover intention in the Iran hospitality industry. The objective of this study is to construct a fuzzy AHP and fuzzy TOPSIS model to evaluate the dimensions of the hotel employee turnover intention model. The performance evaluation for employee ...  Read More

Research Paper Scheduling
A BI-OBJECTIVE OPTIMAL TASK SCHEDULING MODEL FOR TWO-MACHINE ROBOTIC-CELL SUBJECT TO PROBABLE MACHINE FAILURES

Bahareh Vaisi; Hiwa Farughi; Sadigh Raissi; Heibatolah Sadeghi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.336768.1465

Abstract
  In this study, we model a stochastic scheduling problem for a robotic cell with two unreliable machines susceptible to breakdowns and subject to the probability of machine failure and machine repair. A single gripper robot facilitates the loading/unloading of parts and cell-internal movement. Since it ...  Read More

Research Paper Performance evaluation and benchmarking
ANALYSIS OF TQM IMPLEMENTATIONS IN THE FLOOR TILES INDUSTRY

Tri Ngudi Wiyatno; Atty Tri Juniarti; Iman Sudirman

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 September 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.342208.1468

Abstract
  The Floor Tiles Industry in accordance with State Regulations is one of the manufacturing industries that can participate in Indonesia into a Developed Industrial Country, supported by the availability of various technologies and product innovations so that domestic floor tiles can be accepted. In the ...  Read More

Research Paper Decision analysis and methods
A New Interval for Ranking Alternatives in Multi Attribute Decision Making Problems

Mehdi Soltanifar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.339957.1467

Abstract
  In this paper, a hybrid method based on a linear programming model for solving Multi-Attribute Decision-Making (MADM) problems by combining two new methods, the COmplex PRoportional Assessment (COPRAS) and the Multi-objective Optimization Ratio Analysis (MOORA) and also using the concept of discrimination ...  Read More

Research Paper Engineering Optimization
Effect of Fibre Parameters on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy-Based Reinforced Deleb Palm Fibre Composite; Using Taguchi Grey Relational Optimization

Ayodeji Nathaniel Oyedeji; Ibrahim Iliyasu; James Bitrus Bello; Kazeem Adeniyi Salami; Musa Nicholas Dibal; Danjuma S Yawas

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.349919.1487

Abstract
  This study considered the consequence of the length and weight composition percentage of Deleb palm fruit fiber on the physio-mechanical characteristics of an epoxy-based composite through the Taguchi grey relational optimization technique. Considering fiber reinforcement of 30-40 wt% and fiber reinforcement ...  Read More

Research Paper Quality Control
Internal Audit Program Planning and Implementation Determinants of an Automotive Company's ISO 9001 Quality System

Forbes Chiromo; Nomupendulo Nokuthula Msibi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.342880.1471

Abstract
  This single case study examined how key internal audit planning and implementation determinants impacted a South African automotive company's ISO 9001 Quality Management System objectives. The study used a mixed method approach; qualitative data nesting in quantitative data. The purposive sampling ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Cost Efficiency in the Presence of Time Dependent Prices

jafar pourmahmoud; Naser Kaheh; farhad hosseinzadeh lotfi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.344543.1475

Abstract
  In traditional cost-efficiency models, inputs and outputs, as well as input prices were known as constant values for each decision-making unit In our daily applications, however, market entry prices vary at different times. In other words, input prices for decision-making units (DMUs) are time dependent. ...  Read More

Research Paper Game theory
Optimizing the Routing Problem in the Vehicle Carrying Cash Considering the Route Risk (Case Study of Bank Shahr)

Mohammad Shafiekhani; Alireza Rashidi Komijan; Hassan Javanshir

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 November 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.359897.1503

Abstract
  The process of transferring money from the treasury to the branches and returning it at specific and limited periods is one of the applications of the Vehicle Routing Problem (VRP). Many parameters affect it but choosing the right route is the most key parameter so that the money delivery process is ...  Read More

Research Paper Risk management
The Impact of Internal and External Driving Forces and Strategic Decisions on Supply Chain Risk Management (Case Study: Automotive Industry)

seyed reza seyed nezhad fahim; fatemeh Gholami gelsefid

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 November 2022

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.342727.1470

Abstract
  The primary purpose of this research was to understand the importance of supply chain strategies in the field of supply chain risk management, emphasizing the effectiveness and efficiency of agile and lean strategies to create resilience and robustness in the supply chain. Data was collected from 392 ...  Read More