Volume 11 (2022)
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)

Facts and Figures

Start Publication 2012
Issue per Year 4
Number of Volumes 12
Number of Issues 39
Number of Articles 243
Number of Contributors 502
Contributing Countries 26
Article View 188,672
PDF Download 213,015
View per Article 776.43
PDF Download Per Article 876.6
Acceptance Rate 39%
Peer Review Process 82
Number of Indexing Databases 17
Number of Reviewers 857








Latest News

 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)

IF in ISC 0/236 - Q1(2020)


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 applied mathematics, industrial engineering, reliability engineering, TQM, management, 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 Manufacturing and Logistics
A new model for balancing between asset sharing risk and responsiveness: developing the augmented ɛ-constraint method

Hamid Saffari; Morteza Abbasi; Jafar Gheidar-Kheljani

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2023, Pages 106-128


  In recent years, responsiveness in the Supply Chain Network (SCN) has been considered to improve competitiveness because customers are the most significant part of a supply chain, and promptly meeting customer demand is substantial. In this article, to deal with the technological risks, the Reinforcement ...  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

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

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

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

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 Economics
Evaluation of Household Expenditure in the United States: Pre-covid and Post-covid Statistical Analysis

Mobasshira Zaman

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


  The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented disruption to the global economic structure, resulting in significant changes in spending patterns for households worldwide. Developed countries like the United States have been affected as well, struggling to return to pre-pandemic stable economic situations. ...  Read More

Review Paper Total quality management and quality engineering
Measurement of Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction In The SME Industry: Literature Study

Supriyati Supriyati Supriyati

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


  SMEs is one of the pillars that can improve people's lives and is very meaningful for the government. In order for SMEs to continue to develop, even increase, it is necessary to measure service quality and customer satisfaction so that SMEs can identify weaknesses in their business as evaluation ...  Read More

Research Paper Design of Mechanical and Thermal Systems

Aniekan Essienubong Ikpe; Akanimo Udofia Ekpenyong

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 June 2023


  Cooling refrigeration systems ingest prime energy and contribute to universal negative impacts due to ecologically unfavorable working fluids used. Hence, the quests to improve the performance of VCRS with more efficient and eco-friendly refrigerant such as nanoparticles is imperative. In this study, ...  Read More

Short Communication Computational Intelligence
ChatGPT for Healthcare Sector: SWOT Analysis

Mobasshira Zaman

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2023


  This research paper presents a comprehensive SWOT analysis of ChatGPT in healthcare, examining its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. The paper highlights the potential benefits of ChatGPT, such as improved patient engagement and support for medical education, as well as its limitations, ...  Read More

Research Paper Decision analysis and methods
The Utilization of MARCOS Method for Different Engineering Applications: A Comparative Study

Ahmed El-Araby

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2023


  Multiple criteria decision making (MCDM) methods are used widely by researchers to make decisions in the presence of numerous criteria. It is essential to make the right decision for the most of engineering applications which makes the decision making process more complex and requires further analysis. ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Technical analysis of petrochemical industries of Iran using a network data envelopment analysis model

Amir Reza Bazargan; Seyyed Esmaeil Najafi; Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi; Mohammad Fallah

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 August 2023


  The data envelopment analysis method is commonly used to measure efficiency. An estimate of the relative efficiency of this model is derived by calculating the ratio between inputs and outputs. Data envelopment analysis models can also be applied to network structures due to the extension of these models. ...  Read More

Research Paper Management Sciences
Identifying Effective Factors of Organizational Resilience: A Meta-synthesis Study

Yaser Hamidavi Nasab; Maghsoud Amiri; Amirreza Keyghobadi; Kiamars Fathi Hafshejani; Hessam Zandhessami

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


  All organizations inevitably have to deal with various critical situations. This requires providing necessary resilience-building infrastructure and facilities. A review of the research literature reveals that scholars have examined factors affecting organizational resilience(OR) from different perspectives. ...  Read More

Research Paper Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Classifications of linking activities based on their inefficiencies in Network DEA

reza rasi nojehdehi; hadi bagherzadeh valami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 September 2023


  Network DEA models deal with measurements of relative efficiency of Decision-Making Units when the insight of their internal structures is available. In network models, sub-processes are connected by links or intermediate products. Links have the dual role of output from one division or sub-process and ...  Read More

Research Paper Medical and pharmaceutical applications
How Metaheuristic Algorithms Can Help in Feature Selection for Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

FARZANEH SALAMI; Ali Bozorgi-Amiri; Reza Tavakkoli-Moghaddam

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


  Feature selection is the process of picking the most effective feature among a considerable number of features in the dataset. However, choosing the best subset that gives a higher performance in classification is challenging. This study constructs and validates multiple meta-heuristic algorithms to ...  Read More