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International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering has recently indexed in ISC.


International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering  is an international scholarly open access, peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary and fully refereed journal published quarterly.This journal  provides a domain for professionals, academicians, researchers, policy makers, and practitioners working in the fields of industrial engineering, reliability engineering, TQM, management, applied mathematics and globalization to present their research findings, propose new methodologies, disseminate the latest findings, and to learn from each other’s research directions. IJRIE focuses on applied research in the areas of industrial engineering with a bearing on inter and intra disciplinary research. This journal publishes full-length research manuscripts, insightful research, and practice notes, as well as case studies.

1. A mathematical model for integrated operating room and surgical member scheduling considering lunch break

M. Hamid; R. Tavakkoli-Moghaddam; B. Vahedi-Nouri; H. Arbabi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 304-312


  Operating rooms (ORs) are among the most influential departments of a hospital that a major portion of its expenditures and revenues originate from it. Due to the limited resources and the presence of different stockholders, effective management, and the optimal planning of this department are challenging. ...  Read More

Computational Intelligence
2. A short communication article on contactless menu

K Shweta Ranjan; B. Singh; D. Aggarwal

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 313-317


  In this Pandemic situation after dealing with contactless delivery, we introduce a "contactless menu", this feature help restaurants to gain the trust and confidence of customers in their safety and hygiene measures post-lockdown. The contactless menu will have two main components and, in the future, ...  Read More

Mathematical modelling
3. Applying mathematical modeling to create job rotation for improve workforce performance in semi-automatic systems

M. Bakhshi; S. E. Hashemi; H. Dezhdar

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 318-327


  In this research, we present a mathematical model for allocating people to different jobs and shifting employees between related jobs. This action will reduce the repetitive activities workload and ergonomic risks at the planned time horizon, and finally increases the organization's efficiency. In this ...  Read More

Manufacturing and Logistics
4. Cost minimization of artificial hip bone implantation surgery by adopting additive manufacturing technique and its feasibility assessment

N. Zahan; F. I. Jony; Kh. Nahar

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 328-336


  Osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip is the most common joint disease in elderly people and associated with significant physical disability. Pain relief is a primary treatment of hip OA. When the patient with hip OA has failed medical treatment modalities and remains in pain, the patient should be referred ...  Read More

Computational Intelligence
5. Content based movie recommendation system

N. Pradeep; K. K. Rao Mangalore; B. Rajpal; N. Prasad; R. Shastri

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 337-348


  Recommendation based systems can be used for recommending different web page, books, restaurants, tv shows, movies etc. The aim of movie recommendation system is to recommend movies to different users based on their interests. This helps the user to save time browsing the internet looking for movies ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
6. Formulation of a customer-oriented product and determination of optimum design parameters using response surface methodology

Sh. T. Alam

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 349-363


  The development of a product demands numbers of consideration and customer-based product dominates the present market. This study aims to formulate a customer-oriented product and investigate the optimum design parameters level for this formulation. The customer-oriented product named 'CNC PCB Plotter' ...  Read More

Inventory, logistics, and transportation
7. The impact of passenger's traffic on exchange rate and economic growth in Nigerian aviation industry

Ch. G. Udoka

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 364-378


  The aim of this study is to examine the impact of passengers’ traffic on Exchange Rate (ER) and economic growth in Nigerian aviation industry. This study adopts an ex-post facto research design, a systematic empirical inquiry in order to carry out the research. Secondary data was obtained from ...  Read More

Facility location, layout, design, and materials handling
1. Finding optimum facility’s layout by developed simulated annealing algorithm

H. Jafari; M. Ehsanifar; A. Sheykhan

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 172-182


  The Quadratic Assignment Problem (QAP) is one of the problems of combinatorial optimization belonging to the NP-hard problems’ class and has a wide application in the placement of facilities. Thus far, many efforts have been made to solve this problem and countless algorithms have been developed ...  Read More

2. Development of a doctor scheduling system: a constraint satisfaction and penalty minimisation scheduling model

T. Chawasemerwa; I. W. Taifa; D. Hartmann

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 396-422


  Doctor scheduling is a complex, costly and time-consuming exercise. This study develops a constraint satisfaction and penalty minimisation scheduling model for meeting ‘hard constraints’ and minimises the cost of violating ‘soft constraints’, i.e. the user inputs, the total number ...  Read More

3. Duplicate Genetic Algorithm for Scheduling a Bi-Objective Flexible Job Shop Problem

H. Mohammadi-Andargoli; R. Tavakkoli-Moghaddam; N. Shahsavari Pour; M.H. Abolhasani-Ashkezari

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer 2012, , Pages 10-26

  This paper addresses the permutation of a flexible job shop problem that minimizes the makespan and total idleness as a bi-objective problem. This optimization problem is an NP-hard one because a large solution space allocated to it. We use a duplicate genetic algorithm (DGA) to solve the problem, which ...  Read More

Fuzzy optimization
4. Organizational Performance Evaluation Considering Human Capital Management Approach by Fuzzy-DEA: A Case Study

M. M. Tavakoli; B. Molavi; H. Shirouyehzad

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 1-16


  In recent years, researchers in their studies considered human capital as one of the most important capitals of every organization and even some of them placed it beyond this definition and introduced it as the unique factor of creating the competitive advantage in the organization. Due to the importance ...  Read More

Decision analysis and methods
5. Failure Modes and Effects Analysis under Fuzzy Environment Using Fuzzy Axiomatic Design Approach

H. R. Seiti; A. Behnampour; D. M. Imani; M. Houshmand

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 51-68


  Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) is being widely used to detect and eliminate known and/or potential failures, problems, errors and so on from system design, process, and/or service, before they reach the customer. It can be done by calculating the risk priority number which is the product of ...  Read More

Computational Intelligence

Nitin Prasad; Bhawesh Rajpal; Kaushal Kishore Rao Mangalore; Ravi Shastri; Nikhitha Pradeep

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 January 2021


  Face recognition has always been one of the most searched and popular applications of object detection, starting from the early seventies. Facial recognition is used for access control, authentication, fraud detection, surveillance, and by individuals to unlock their devices. The less intrusive and robustness ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
2. Data Envelopment Analysis for Estimate Efficiency and Ranking operating rooms: A case study

Sh Ghasemi; Amir Aghsami; Masoud Rabbani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 January 2021


  Data envelopment analysis (DEA) is one of the non-parametric methods for evaluating each unit's efficiency. Limited resources in the healthcare system are the main reason for measuring the efficiency of hospitals. Because operating rooms (OR) are the most vital part of any hospital, we determine ...  Read More

Inventory, logistics, and transportation
3. Customers' Satisfaction with the Level of Service in Murtala Muhammad International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, Nigeria

Udoka Godwin Chike; Mobolaji S. Stephens

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 January 2021


  The aim of this study is to examine customers’ satisfaction with the level of service in Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, Nigeria; so as to identify the service attributes requiring managerial attention in the airport. The study evaluated twenty eight service attributes in ...  Read More

Industrial Management
4. Implemwntation of Six Sigma DMAIC Methodology for Increasing the Competitiveness of SMEs in Ethiopia

Abdella Yimam Ali

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 January 2021


  Six Sigma has gained wide acceptance as an improvement methodology to enhance the organization competitiveness in the market. For SMEs building a competitive advantage is a difficult task. Changes in the economic environment affect the way such entities perceive factors which could help them not only ...  Read More

5. Applying Flexible Job Shop Scheduling in Patients Management to Optimize Processing Time in Hospitals.

Nagib MD. Sarfaraj; Md. Limonur Rahman Lingkon; Nusrath Zahan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 February 2021


  The continuous growth of the population causes an increased demand for our healthcare services. Insufficient hospitals face challenges to serve the patient within a preferable duration. Long lines in front of counters increase the processing time of a patient. From the entry to the completion, plenty ...  Read More

Inventory, logistics, and transportation
6. A Conceptual Framework of Green Smart IoT-based Supply Chain Management

Hamed Nozari; M. Fallah; Agnieszka Szmelter-Jarosz

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 February 2021


  The green smart supply chain is a phenomenon that has emerged as a result of the development of sustainable and smart business and information technology trends. Sustainable and green supply chains are an innovative phenomenon that uses information technology to improve the quality of activities in operating ...  Read More

Industrial Management
7. Presentation and implementation multi-objective mathematical models to balance the assembly line

Elham Shadkam; Fateme Ghavidel

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 February 2021


  The use of assembly lines is one of the important approaches in mass production of industrial products. Imbalance of assembly lines increases cycle time and idle times, resulting in reduced production rates, line efficiency, and increased system costs, which ultimately lead to low productivity. A hybrid ...  Read More

Decision analysis and methods
8. Greedy Algorithm for Solving Student Allocation Problem in Internship Program: A Case Study

Abdella Yimam Ali

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


  This paper presented greedy algorithm for solving student allocation problem that has arisen in internship program. In internship program, engineering students stay one semester in industries which are located across the country and teachers visit students once/twice for supervision during the program. ...  Read More

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