Volume 10 (2021)
Volume 9 (2020)
Volume 8 (2019)
Volume 7 (2018)
Volume 6 (2017)
Volume 5 (2016)
Volume 4 (2015)
Volume 3 (2014)
Volume 2 (2013)
Volume 1 (2012)

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Issue per Year 4
Number of Volumes 11
Number of Issues 36
Number of Articles 220
Number of Contributors 457
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Acceptance Rate 39%
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 It is our pleasure to announce that

"International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering"

has been recently indexed in the 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 Forecasting, production planning, and control
Overall productivity assessment using the performance objectives productivity (po-p) approach: a case study

Seife Ebeyedengel Tekletsadik

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 214-223


  During my travel to the research case industry to advice internship placed students of our university, I have communicated with company owners that there is a problem related with productivity measurment andimprovement.   So that we have decided to assess the overall productivity of the company ...  Read More

Research Paper Management Sciences
Entrepreneurial team characteristics, social interactions, and the success of information technology start-ups

Fatemehsadat Seyedalikhani; Afsaneh Bagheri; Seyed Mojtaba Sajadi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 224-243


  Entrepreneurial teams significantly influence the growth, profitability, and innovation of new businesses, specifically in Information Technology (IT) start-ups. However, there is limited knowledge about the impact of personal characteristics of entrepreneurial team members and their social interactions ...  Read More

Research Paper Banking industry
Identifying key indicators for developing the use of blockchain technology in financial systems

Yousef Babazadeh; Naser Fegh-hi Frahamand; Mohammad Pasebani; Yaguoob Alavi Matın

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 246-257


  Internet-based financial systems and communications have entered a new phase with the advent of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. The new economic system with its transparency, privacy, and peer-to-peer networking, has attracted the attention of economists. The advent of cryptocurrencies has ...  Read More

Research Paper Mathematical modelling
A numerical solution for the fractional ideal equation of thermoelectric coolers

Farhad Shariffar; Peyman Pirmohabbati; Amir Hossein Refahi Sheikhani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 258-272


  One of the fields studied in the science of heat physics is the thermoelectric phenomenon. This phenomenon is in fact the interaction between the current of electricity and the thermal properties of a system. In simpler terms, it is a phenomenon in which the direct conversion of a temperature difference ...  Read More

Research Paper Data modeling
A two-stage uncertain model to arrange and locate vehicle routing with simultaneous pickup and delivery

Mohammad Khodashenas; Hamed Kazemipoor; Seyed Esmaeel Najafi; Farzad Movahedi Sobhani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 273-305


  In this paper, a two-stage model is designed for arranging and locating vehicle routes with simultaneous pickup and delivery. The model developed in the first stage optimizes the arrangement of products in packages and thus optimizes packages' length, width, and height for delivery to customers. In the ...  Read More

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

H. Jafari; M. Ehsanifar; A. Sheykhan

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 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

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 , December 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

Supply chain management
COVID-19 and food supply chain disruptions in Bangladesh: impacts and strategies

Doulotuzzaman Xames; Fowzia Tasnim; Tamanna Islam Mim; Asduzzaman Kiron

Volume 11, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 155-164


  The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed the world into chaos as it has never seen before. Bangladesh, a country of developing economy, has experienced severe disruptions in almost all sectors. Its food supply chain has become one of the most vulnerable sectors when exposed to those stoppages and uncertainties ...  Read More

Machine Learning
Movie recommendation system using machine learning

F. Furtado; A. Singh

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 84-98


  Nowadays, the recommendation system has made finding the things easy that we need. Movie recommendation systems aim at helping movie enthusiasts by suggesting what movie to watch without having to go through the long process of choosing from a large set of movies which go up to thousands and millions ...  Read More

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

Hossein Jafari; Abbas Sheykhan

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 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

Research Paper Metaheuristics Algorithms
A Genetic Algorithm for Curve Fitting by Spline Regression

fatemeh sogandi

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


  Curve fitting is a computational problem in which we look for a base objective function with a set of data points. Recently, nonparametric regression has received a lot of attention from researchers. Usually, spline functions are used due to the difficulty of the curve fitting. In this regard, the choice ...  Read More

Research Paper Engineering Optimization
A mathematical model for robust landing and take-off scheduling at an airport considering runway disturbances

Parviz Tohidi Nasab; Mohsen Vaez Ghasemi; Ghasem Tohidi

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


  The Aircraft Scheduling Problem (ASP) refers to allocating each aircraft to the optimal take-off and landing time and the appropriate runway. This problem is the allocation of aircraft to the desired runway so that the total damage due to delays or haste in landing or take-off of all aircraft is minimized. ...  Read More

Research Paper Sustainable development
Provide a Structural Model of Lean Sustainable Supply Chain With Total Quality Management Approach in the Automotive Industry

mohammad reza zahedi; shayan naghdi khanachah; Mostafa zahedi

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


  Improving supply chain management performance is one of the key issues for companies to gain competitive advantage. In this regard, one of the solutions is a pure approach. A lean approach helps eliminate supply chain waste. On the other hand, based on the conditions of Iran and the existence of abundant ...  Read More

International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering 

 ISO Abbreviation: 

Int. J. Res. Ind. Eng.

Ayandegan Institute of Higher Education, Iran

M. Fallah

F. Hosseinzadeh-Lotfi

Scientific & Executive Manager:
S. A. Edalatpanah

Frequency: Quarterly

Print ISSN: 2783-1337

Online ISSN: 2717-2937


DOI prefix:10.22105

Open Access

This journal is open access.