Research Paper Total quality management and quality engineering
Improvement of overall equipment efficiency with root cause analysis and TPM strategy: a case study

Ahsanul Abedin

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 205-220

  Nowadays, industrial businesses are more aware of the value of machine maintenance, and more especially, the adoption of an effective maintenance strategy. Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), which involves everyday chores involving the entire workforce, increases equipment efficiency, prevents breakdowns, ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Intelligence
ChatGPT for healthcare sector: SWOT analysis

Mobasshira Zaman

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 221-233

  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 Computational Intelligence
Hybrid metaheuristic artificial neural networks for stock price prediction considering efficient market hypothesis

Milad Shahvaroughi Farahani; Hamed Farrokhi-Asl; Saeed Rahimian

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 234-272

  Investigating stock price trends and determining future stock prices have become focal points for researchers within the finance sector. However, predicting stock price trends is a complex task due to the multitude of influencing factors. Consequently, there has been a growing interest in developing ...  Read More

Research Paper Supply chain management
Designing an innovative closed-loop supply chain network considering economic and environmental aspects

Maryam Rahmaty

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 273-286

  In this paper, the modeling of a closed-loop supply chain problem is discussed concerning economic and environmental aspects. The considered supply chain simultaneously makes strategic and tactical decisions, such as locating potential facilities, optimal allocation of product flow, and determining the ...  Read More

Research Paper Fuzzy optimization
Measuring effective indicators for waste disposal in order to assess the sustainable environment: application of fuzzy approach

Mohammad Hossein Kabgani

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 287-305

  Selecting appropriate locations for Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) management facilities, such as landfills, is an important issue in rapidly developing regions. Multiple alternatives and evaluation attributes need to be analyzed to finalize the locations of these facilities. The selection of a landfill ...  Read More

Research Paper Case studies in industry and services
The impact of digital transformation on sustainability: a case of the Iranian telecom industry

Jamal Aghayari; Changiz Valmohammadi; Mahmood Alborzi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 306-320

  The corporate landscape is highly affected by two market factors, namely digitalization and sustainability. These two driving forces have been the topic of several studies on how they change management methods, businesses, and society in general. However, the point that these two trends meet each other ...  Read More

Research Paper Decision analysis and methods
Improving classic hungarian algorithm considering uncertainty by applying for grey numbers

Shahram Ariafar; Seyed Hamed Moosavirad; Ali Soltanpour

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2023, Pages 321-336

  The Hungarian Algorithm is the most famous method for solving Linear Assignment Problems (LAP). Linear Assignment Method (LAM), as an application of LAP, is among the most popular approaches for solving Multi Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) problems. LAM assigns a priority to each alternative based on ...  Read More