Volume 9 (2020)
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Volume 6 (2017)
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Start Publication 2012
Issue per Year 4
Number of Volumes 10
Number of Issues 33
Number of Articles 202
Number of Contributors 410
Contributing Countries 26
Article View 118,331
PDF Download 130,647
View per Article 585.8
PDF Download Per Article 646.77
Acceptance Rate 39%
Accept Date (Days) 70
Number of Indexing Databases 18
Number of Reviewers 709










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 It is our pleasure to announce that

"International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering"

has been recently indexed in Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT)


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, policymakers, 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/intradisciplinary research. This journal publishes full-length research manuscripts, insightful research, and practice notes, as well as case studies.

This journal respects the ethical rules in publishing and is subject to the rules of the Ethics Committee for Publication (COPE) and is committed to following the executive regulations of the Law on Prevention and Combating Fraud in Scientific Works.

Research Paper Reliability and Quality Engineering
1. Analyzing the Impact of 5S implementation in the manufacturing department: a case study

Tasnim Ahmed Tahasin; Himadri Sen Gupta; Noshin Tasnim Tuli

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 286-294


  5S is a systematic approach that helps to organize a workplace for increasing efficiency and reduce wasting of productivity by providing an organized safe environment. The objective of this paper is to emphasize the implementation of 5S principles for the workplace by reflecting a tooling problem of ...  Read More

Research Paper Total quality management and quality engineering
2. Designing the multivariate nonconforming proportion control charts considering the measurement error

Seyed Mohsen Ebrahimi; Parisa Shahnazari-Shahrezaei

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 295-306


  Most qualitative characteristics cannot be easily reported numerically. In such cases, each product is inspected and usually divided into two conforming and nonconforming groups based on their qualitative characteristics. Since nowadays products and processes have generally several interdependent qualitative ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
3. Supply chain management information system model for quality assurance in educational management for ASEAN University network quality assurance (AUN-QA)

Artaphon Chansamut

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 307-317


  The research aims to design and to assess the suitability supply chain management information system model for quality assurance in educational management for ASEAN University Network Quality Assurance (AUN-QA). The samples are 15 experts selected by purposive sampling. The data is analyzed by means ...  Read More

Research Paper Mathematical modelling
4. Optimal control strategy on the transmission dynamics of human papillomavirus (HPV) and human immunodeficiency viruses (HIV) coinfection

Eshetu Dadi Gurmu; Boka Kumsa Bole; Purnachandra Rao Koya

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 318-331


  In this paper, optimal control theory is applied to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Human immunodeficiency viruses (HIV) coinfection model given by using a system of ordinary differential equations. Optimal control strategy was employed to study the effect of combining various intervention strategies ...  Read More

Research Paper Inventory, logistics, and transportation
5. Improving the performance of planning and controlling raw material inventory in food industry

Filscha Nurprihatin; Metta Gotami; Glisina Dwinoor Rembulan

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 332-345


  This paper discusses the inefficient and inaccurate raw material supply at a food company which results in a backlog. This means the overstock occurs so that the improvement of inventory control needs to be done. ABC classification is firstly utilized as input for Material Requirements Planning (MRP). ...  Read More

Research Paper Reliability and Quality Engineering
6. Application of accelerated life testing in human reliability analysis

Rasoul Jamshidi; Mohammad Ebrahim Sadeghi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 346-357


  As manufacturers and technologies become more complicated, manufacturing errors such as machine failure and human error have also been considered more over the past. Since machines and humans are not error-proof, managing the machines and human errors is a significant challenge in manufacturing systems. ...  Read More

Research Paper Innovation, knowledge management, and organizational learning
7. Harmonisation of the engineering disciplines enhanced by the learning factory

Vusumuzi Malele; Mhlambululi Mafu

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, Pages 358-370


  All engineering graduates must possess specific essential competencies when leaving universities to transition to the industry or be successful in the world of work. This paper adopts a literature review approach to synthesise available secondary data regarding creating harmony among engineering disciplines. ...  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

Facility location, layout, design, and materials handling
3. Using a new algorithm to improve the search answer in quadratic assignment problem (QAP)

Hossein Jafari; Abbas Sheykhan

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 165-173


  Layout design problem is one of the useful field of study used to increase the efficiency of sources in organizations. In order to achieve an appropriate layout design, it is necessary to define and solve the related nonlinear programming problems. Therefore, using computer in solving the related problems ...  Read More

4. 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
5. 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

Research Paper Data mining
1. Customer segmentation to identify key customers based on RFM model by using data mining techniques

Farahnaz Ahang; Abdolmajid Imani; Meysam Abbasi; Hassan ghaffari; Mohamad Mehdi

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


  The main goal of this research is to identify key or strategic customers using the RFM model. In this part after determining the amount of RFM (recency, frequency, and monetary) in, registered transactions of one store in Iran (Refah Chain Store) at a time about seven months from 23 September 2017 to ...  Read More

Review Paper Other
2. A Signed Distance Method for Solving Multi-Objective Transportation Problems in Fuzzy Environment

Hamiden Abdelwahed Khalifa

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 October 2021


  fuzzy parameters represented as (α,β) interval-valued fuzzy numbers instead of the normal fuzzy numbers. Using the signed distance ranking, the problem converted into the corresponding crisp multi objective transportation problem. Then, the solution method introduced by [8] for solving the ...  Read More

Research Paper Banking industry
3. Developing a Content Marketing Model with Goal to Improve Brand of Countrywide the Banking Industries

Keivan Goodarzi; Mohammadreza Kashefi Neishabori; Abdollah Naami; Mojtaba Dastoori

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 December 2021


  The current research has been done pursuing the goal to present a content marketing model with brand improving approach in banking industries. This study is applied in terms of goal and survey- exploratory concerning the approach. The statistical community is made up of a group of experts including the ...  Read More

Research Paper Decision analysis and methods
4. Selecting Methodology for Developing Emergency Preparedness and Response Framework of an NPP Accident

Muhammed Mufazzal Hossen; Mahmud Hossain; K. M. Jalal Uddin Rumi

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


  The emergency preparedness and response (EPR) framework to a radiological emergency in a nuclear power plant (NPP) accident should be developed systematically and efficiently by applying an appropriate methodology. A systematic approach is applied in this study to select the appropriate method from different ...  Read More

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