Volume 9 (2022)
Volume 8 (2021)
Volume 7 (2020)
Volume 6 (2019)
Volume 5 (2018)
Volume 4 (2017)
Volume 3 (2016)
Volume 2 (2015)
Volume 1 (2014)

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Start Publication 2014
Issue Per Year 4
Number of Volumes 10
Number of Issues 38
Number of Articles 298
Article View 249,489
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Acceptance Rate 41%
Peer Review Process 111
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No. of citations (Scopus) 649
Scopus h-index  11
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Journal of Applied Research on Industrial Engineering is an international scholarly open access, peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary and fully refereed journal. The mission of this journal is to provide a forum for industrial engineering educators, researchers, and practitioners to advance the practice and understanding of applied and theoretical aspects of industrial engineering and related areas.

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Language: English
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Research Paper Data mining
A framework for the automated parameterization of a sensorless bearing fault detection pipeline

Tobias Wagner; Alexander Gepperth; Elmar Engels

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 506-517


  This study proposes a framework for the automated hyperparameter optimization of a bearing fault detection pipeline for Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors (PMSMs) without the need for external sensors. An Automated Machine Learning (AutoML) pipeline search is performed through genetic optimization to ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
Bi-objective fuzzy food bank network design with considering freshness of food baskets

Javid Ghahremani-Nahr; Abdolsalaam Ghaderi; Ramez Kian

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 518-540


  This paper deals with the modeling of the Food Bank (FB) network in the conditions of uncertainty in the demand of charities and the capacity of donating food. The importance of creating a FB network, along with providing quality food, led to consider the two objective functions of minimizing the costs ...  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

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 541-552


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

Maryam Arbabi; Zohreh Moghaddas; Alireza Amirteimoori; Mohsen Khunsiavash

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 553-562


  Sensitivity analysis in optimization problems is important for managers and decision maker to introduce different strategies. Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) is a method based on mathematical programming to evaluate the efficiency of a set of Decision-Making Units (DMUs). Due to the importance of sensitivity ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Lean on the shop floor: setup time reduction with soft systems methodology

Robert S Keyser; Parisa Pooyan

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 563-574


  In a lean production environment, reduced setup times can lead to many benefits, including reduced lead times. Previous research has primarily relied on the SMED methodology and mathematical modeling to reduce setup times at machine centers – and both are very useful techniques. We use the Soft ...  Read More

Decision analysis and methods
Improving the Identification and prioritization of the most important risks of safety equipment in FMEA with a hybrid multiple criteria decision-making technique

Nima Hamta; Mohammad Ehsanifar; Arezoo Babai; Abbas Biglar

Volume 8, Special Issue , November 2021, , Pages 1-16


  The purpose of this paper is to develop a new Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) framework for identification, prioritization and improvement of failure modes. A hybrid multiple criteria decision-making (MCDM) method combining Stepwise Weight Assessment Ratio Analysis (SWARA) and VlseKriterijumska ...  Read More

Football Match Results Prediction Using Artificial Neural Networks; The Case of Iran Pro League

S. Mohammad Arabzad; Mohamad Ebrahim Tayebi Araghi; S. Sadi-Nezhad; Nooshin Ghofrani

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 159-179

  Predicting the results of sports matches is interesting to many, from fans to punters. It is also interesting as a research problem, in part due to its difficulty, because the result of a sports match is dependent on many factors, such as the morale of a team (or a player), skills, current score, etc. ...  Read More

Mathematical modelling
A new dynamical behaviour modeling for a four-level supply chain: control and synchronization of hyperchaotic

Seyyed Mohamad Hamidzadeh; Mohsen Rezaei; Mehdi Ranjbar-Bourani

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 288-301


  This paper, presents a mathematical model of a four-level supply chain under hyperchaos circumstances. The analysis of this model shows that the hyper-chaotic supply chain has an unstable equilibrium point. Using Lyapunov's theory of stability, the problem of designing a hyperchaotic supply chain control ...  Read More

Multi Objective Decision Making for Impregnability of Needle Mat Using Design of Experiment Technique and Respond Surface Methodology

Hamidreza Jafari; Alborz Hajikhani

Volume 3, 1(4) , December 2016, , Pages 30-38

  One of the main problems in production process of composite curly sheet process is long time duration of impregnability of needle mat to resin operation and high costs of this operation. Increased time of impregnability operation in production process caused the occurrence of ravine and consequently ...  Read More

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

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 374-383


  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

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


  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 Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
The use of data envelopment analysis to estimate the educational efficiency of Brazilian schools

Rita de Fátima Muniz; Wagner Bandeira Andriola; Sheila Maria Muniz; Antônio Clécio Fontelles Thomaz

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 October 2022


  The present article is an excerpt from a research published in the Journal Revista Ensaio: Avaliação e Políticas Públicas em Educação (2021). The present study adopted the Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) methodology, to identify the weightiest factors that are ...  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


  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 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


  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 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


  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 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


  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 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


  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 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


  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 Engineering Computations
Investigation of charge carrier transport and recombination in organic semiconductors with Charge Extraction by Linearly Increasing Voltage (CELIV) technique

Ali Mahmoudloo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 December 2022


  We use the charge extraction by linearly increasing voltage (CELIV) technique to calculate the drift velocity and mobility of holes in organic semiconducting polymers . The essence of this technique to measure the charge carrier mobility is very simple. The charge carrier mobility is defined as carrier ...  Read More

Research Paper Corporate Finance
Futures Studies of Factors Affecting Stock Price Fluctuations Using Scenario Planning Approach

Maryam Mohammad Ganji Nik; Gholamhosein Golarzi; Mohsen Shafiei Nikabadi; Mohammadjavad Fadaiei Eslam

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 January 2023


  In this study, we explain the possible future scenarios of factors affecting stock price fluctuations in the Tehran Stock Exchange, with Respect to 2026 Perspective. This research is applied, cross-sectional, and qualitative, and is implemented as a descriptive survey using the scenario planning Approach. ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Loan Portfolio Performance Evaluation by Using Stochastic Recovery Rate

Shokouh Shahbeyk; Shokoofe Banihashemi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 March 2023


  One of the most important aspects of credit risk management is determining the capital requirement to cover the credit risk in a bank loan portfolio. This paper discusses the credit risk of a loan portfolio can be obtained by the stochastic recovery rate based on two approaches: beta distribution and ...  Read More

Research Paper Performance evaluation and benchmarking
Monitoring Performance of Two-Wheeled Automotive Component Painting Service Companies Through the Implementation of TPM


Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 February 2023


  Company is an organization that provides or produces products/services. Various types of companies and the complexity of the process make the company must be able to continue to grow and compete with competitors. To win the competition, companies must have a strategy to improve performance. TPM is part ...  Read More

Research Paper Forecasting, production planning, and control
Analyzing and Predicting the Monthly Temperature of Tehran using ARIMA Model, Artificial Neural Network, and Its Improved Variant

Samrad Jafarian-Namin; Davood Shishebori; Alireza Goli

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 February 2023


  The temperature has been a highly discussed issue in climate-changing. Predicting it plays an essential role in human affairs and lives. It is a challenging task to provide an accurate prediction of air temperature because of its complex and chaotic nature. This issue has drawn attention to utilizing ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
An inverse network DEA model for two-stage processes in the presence of undesirable factors

Leila Khoshandam; Maryam Nematizadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 March 2023


  The inverse data envelopment analysis (DEA) problem has been one of the most important issues in the last decade. The inverse DEA permits the chief manager to increase (or decrease) outputs (or inputs) of decision-making units (DMUs) in such a way that the level of the relative efficiency of the under–observed ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Comparative Analysis of Service Quality of Health Care Systems: Case of the Emergency Department of a Government Hospital in South-Western Nigeria. Mojisola A. Bolarinwa1, a*, Emmanuel C. Ofiebor2 1Industrial and Production Engineering, University

MOJISOLA ADERENIKE BOLARINWA; Emmanuel Chukwuwuikem Ofiebor

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 June 2023


  The quality-of-service delivery in any organization needs to be at its best, otherwise, there would be losses in that organization. The health industry, particularly hospitals and specifically emergency departments in hospitals are not excluded. If anything, they play such vital roles that its evaluation ...  Read More

Research Paper Industrial Mathematics
Development of a multi-objective model for the routing problem of vehicles carrying valuable commodity under route risk conditions (Case study of Shahr Bank)

Mohammad Shafiekhani; Alireza Rashidi Komijan; Hassan Javanshir

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 June 2023


  In this paper, a new type of vehicle routing problem in the valuable commodity transportation industry is modeled considering the route risk constraint. The proposed model has two objective functions for risk minimization. In the first objective function, three concepts are presented, which are: 1) the ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational modelling
A Mathematical Model on the Spread of COVID-19

Eshetu Dadi Gurmu; Mengesha Dibru Firdawoke; Mekash Ayalew Mohammed

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 July 2023


  In this paper, a nonlinear mathematical model of COVID-19 was formulated. We proposed a SEIQR model using a system of ordinary differential equations. COVID-19 free equilibrium and endemic equilibrium points of the model are obtained. A basic reproduction number of the model is investigated by the next-generation ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
Bi-Level Non-radial Network DEA Model for Evaluating Performance of Bank Branches

Kh. Ghaziyani; farhad hosseinzadeh Lotfi; Sohrab Kordrostami; alireza amirteimoori

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2023


  Today, one of the main problems in many organizations such as banks with many branches, is that the method of evaluating them is not correct. The traditional techniques used to evaluate performance are often single-level and do not provide the manager with enough information to identify the inefficiency ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
The optimization of an integrated forward and reverse logistics network based on routing and cross-docking strategy

Fatemeh Kangi; Seyed Hamid Reza Pasandideh; Esmaeil Mehdizadeh; Hamed Soleimani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 September 2023


  In recent years, the expansion of social responsibility concept, increased environmental considerations, economic incentives and governmental pressure on manufacturers for waste management have caused organizations to focus attention on the development of closed-loop supply chains (CLSC) and reverse ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
Towards reducing electronic waste in a sustainable closed-loop Supply Chain

Pooria Malekinejad; Seyed Haidar mirfakhradini; Ali Morovati sharifabadi; Seyed Mahmood Zanjirchi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2023


  The increasing use of electronic goods worldwide has led to a significant increase in the amount of waste generated from their consumption, resulting in a major environmental concern. In response, this study aims to provide a systemic framework for reducing electronic waste by considering the benefits ...  Read More

Research Paper Fuzzy sets and systems
An efficient method for solving linear interval fractional transportation problems

Abouzar Sheikhi; M. J. Ebadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 October 2023


  Linear fractional programming (LFP) is a powerful mathematical tool for solving optimization problems with a ratio of linear functions as the objective function. In real-world applications, the coefficients of the objective function may be uncertain or imprecise, leading to the need for interval coefficients. ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Intelligence
The IndRNN Capsule Approach for Persian Multi-Domain Sentiment Analysis

ramin mousa; Mohammad Ali Dadgostarnia; Amir Olfati Malamiri; Elham Behnam; Shahram Miri Kelaniki

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 October 2023


  Sentiment Analysis (SA) is the computational analysis of ideas, feelings and opinions using natural language processing techniques, computational methods and text analysis to extract polarity (positive, negative or neutral) from unstructured documents or textual comments. Multi-domain SA is based on ...  Read More

Review Paper Human factors, ergonomics, and safety
The risk Factors for the Prevalence of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Construction Workers: A Review

Md Sumon Rahman; Jiro Sakamoto

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 October 2023


  Construction trades are considered to be at high risk for work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WRMSDs) due to their nature. Previous reviews have addressed various risk factors for developing WRMSDs among construction workers. In contrast, the results appear insufficient because proper evidence was ...  Read More

Research Paper Innovation, knowledge management, and organizational learning
Selection of open innovation method in the automotive industry using Adaptive network-based fuzzy inference system (ANFIS)

mojtaba mohamadjkhani; Reza Radfar; nazanin Pilevarisalmasi; mohamadali afsharkazemi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 November 2023


  In the past, companies relied only on internal intellectual resources and tried to develop and commercialize ideas within the organization. The open innovation approach leads companies to make more use of external technologies in their activities and allows other companies to use their innovations. Open ...  Read More

Computational Intelligence
Steering assisting with path detection and car detection

Divya Aggarwal; Baishali Singh; K. Shweta Ranjan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 19-26


  The recognition of pathways and identification of cars was seen with a prospective camera, which recognizes trajectories and predicts control points. The aim is to propose the location of the path. In this paper, lane detection algorithm Steering Assistance System (SAS) is introduced. Guiding helps to ...  Read More

Case studies in industry and services
Detection of an imbalance fault by vibration monitoring: case of a screw compressor

Walid Meslameni; Taoufik Kamoun

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 27-39


  The evolution of the means aimed at improving the availability of strategic equipment requires a credible level of maintenance with the development of original monitoring techniques such as vibration diagnostics. The vibration monitoring of strategic equipment through a vibration diagnosis requires mainly ...  Read More

Robust multi-objective hybrid flow shop scheduling

Behnaz Zanjani; Maghsoud Amiri; Payam Hanafizadeh; Maziar Salahi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 40-55


  Scheduling is an important decision-making process that aims to allocate limited resources to the jobs in a production process. Among scheduling problems, Hybrid Flow Shop (HFS) scheduling has good adaptability with most real world applications including innumerable cases of uncertainty of parameters ...  Read More

Computational modelling
Numerical approximation for the fractional advection-diffusion equation using a high order difference scheme

Zahra Mahboob Dana; Hashem Saberi Najafi; Amir Hossein Refahi Sheikhani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 90-103


  In this paper, a one-dimensional fractional advection-diffusion equation is considered. First, we propose a numerical approximation of the Riemann-Liouville fractional derivative which is fourth-order accurate, then a numerical method for the fractional advection-diffusion equation using a high order ...  Read More

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