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

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2023, , Pages 218-237

  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

Decision analysis and methods
Neural network based human reliability analysis method in production systems

Rasoul Jamshidi; Mohammad Ebrahim Sadeghi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 236-250

  Nowadays, many accidents, malfunctions, and quality defects are happening in production systems due to Human Errors Probability (HEP). Human Reliability Analysis (HRA) methods have been proposed to measure the HEP based on Performance Shaping Factors (PSFs), but these methods do not have a procedure ...  Read More