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Industrial Management Studies is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Allameh Tabataba’i University, the leading university in Humanities and Social Sciences in Iran. Industrial Management Studies has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to industrial management. The Journal was founded in as a response to quick advancements in industrial management and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of industrial management .   

To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. 

The journal charges two million Rials to compensate a part of the arbitration fee, and if the article is accepted, additionally four million Rials will be charged from the authors for a part of the costs of processing the articles, the rest of the costs will be financially supported by Allameh Tabatabai University.

Non-Iranian authors are free of mentioned charges.

The journal is published in both a print version and an online version.

Providing a multi-objective programming model for U-shaped assembly line balancing with equipment assignment and task performing quality level

Morteza Khorram; Mahmood Eghtesadifard; Sadegh Niroomand

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 1-50


  This paper focuses on a novel model of the U-shaped assembly line balancing problem, in which the objective functions include cost, capacity, and quality are simultaneously examined. It is assumed that each task requires a set of equipment. In addition, the quality of tasks performed by each worker varies. ...  Read More

Developing an integrated blood supply chain network in crisis conditions considering the concentration of sites in facilities and blood types substitution

Mohsen Jami; Hamidreza Izadbakhsh; Alireza Arshadi Khamseh

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 51-84


  In the management of the blood supply chain network, the existence of a coherent and accurate program can help increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the network. This research presents an integrated mathematical model to minimize network costs and blood delivery time in crisis conditions. In the ...  Read More

project management
Determining critical paths of projects by a new hybrid approach based on developed MULTIMOORA and SWARA methods under consideration of time, cost, quality, risk and safety criteria in an interval type-2 fuzzy environment

Yahya Dorfeshan; Seyed Meysam Mousavi; Behnam Vahdani

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 85-119


  Critical path method is one of the most widely used approaches in planning and project control. Time is considered a determinative criterion for the critical path. But it seems necessary to regard other criteria in addition to time. Besides time criterion, effective criteria such as quality, cost, risk ...  Read More

Auto parts supply chain risk assessment and rating models using fuzzy cognitive map and Interpretive Structural Modeling

Mohamad javad Ershadi; Amir Azizi; Majid Mohajeri

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 121-158


  One of the major challenges in the automotive industry is facing different risks, especially when new products are offered due to meeting the needs of customers, which leads to a lack of accurate identification in changing methods and design, new machinery and materials, demand, production speed ,and ...  Read More

Presenting a mathematical location-routing model for the perishable products considering dependency of fuel consumption to the vehicle' loading

Farhad Etebari; Hasan Rabiee

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 159-201


  In recent years, considering perishable products in the cold supply chain, necessity of using alternative fuels in the distribution organizations vehicles and minimizing fuel consumption have great importance for designing distribution networks. The most important question in the distribution networks ...  Read More

Developing Combined Supplier Selection Model Based on non-Supply Risk and Effect of Brand on Demand

Ali Akbar Mohamadian; Masoud Simkhah

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 203-236


  Supplier selection is one of the most important problems in management and optimization area which aims at optimizing cost of supply, quality of products and services, risk of non-supply etc. In the literature, risk of non-supply and brand effect on demand is not considered in the models. Inspiring of ...  Read More

Identifying Factors Affecting the Establishment of Green Supply Chain Management with a Meta-Synthesis Approach

Azam Tariyan; Hessam ZandHessami; Abbas khamseh

Volume 20, Issue 67 , February 2023, Pages 237-266


  The construction industry has always had significant destructive effects on the environment. Using green supply chain management strategies to achieve sustainable construction is an effective approach to reduce environmental damage. Due to the vagueness of the dimensions, in this research, relying on ...  Read More

modeling and simulation
Modeling the Market Analysis Process through the SD-DES Hybrid Simulation Approach (Case Study: Mobile Market of Iran)

Mohsen JavidMoayed; عباس Toloei Eshlaghy; Mohammad Ali Afshar kazemi

Volume 19, Issue 62 , September 2021, , Pages 23-66


  Nowadays, more successful businesses are those that keep their customers satisfied and in addition to the macro level of their policies, also pay serious attention to the micro level and details of the market. In this article, in order to study the influential factors in the mobile phone market, the ...  Read More

Prioritizing of Strategy Implementation Obstacles among Energy sector's Contractors Using Fuzzy TOPSIS Method

seyed mohammad ali khatami firouzabadi; seyed hossein galali; seyed ali mohammad parvardeh

Volume 11, Issue 29 , July 2013, , Pages 113-137

  The main purpose of this practical survey is devoted to identify the obstacles of strategic plan implementation among energy sector's contractors and then, to present a classification of identified obstacles on the basis of their priorities. In order to achieve this purpose, 8 factors were chosen as ...  Read More

An evolutionary method for credit scoring; Preference Disaggregation approach

Amir Daneshvar; Mostafa Zandieh; Jamshid Nazemi

Volume 13, Issue 39 , January 2016, , Pages 1-34

  Outranking based models as one of the most important multicriteria decision methods need the definition of large amount of preferential information called “parameters” from decision maker. Because of the multiplicity of parameters, their confusing interpretation in problem context and the ...  Read More

Design of Bi-Level Programming Model for a Decentralized Production-Distribution Supply Chain with Cooperative Advertising

Omid Amirtaheri; Mostafa Zandieh; Behrouz Dorri

Volume 14, Issue 41 , July 2016, , Pages 1-38


  In this paper, we investigate a decentralized manufacturer-distributer supply chain. In addition to global advertisement, the manufacturer participates in the local advertising expenditures of distributer. Bi-level programming approach is applied to model the relationship between the manufacturer and ...  Read More

Designing a Green Closed-loop Supply Chain Simulation Model and Product Pricing in The Presence of a Competitor

Samira Parsaiyan; Maghsoud Amiri; Parham Azimi; Mohammad Taghi Taghavifard

Volume 17, Issue 52 , April 2019, , Pages 153-202


  The increasing concern about the deteriorating effects of supply chains related activities on the environment has led to the growing attention to develop green closed-loop supply chains in order to minimize greenhouse gases emission. This paper presents a green closed-loop supply chain model developed ...  Read More

Design of Blood Supply Chain Optimization Model Using Fuzzy Approach and Markov Chain under Demand and Supply Uncertainty

taher kouchaki tajani; Ali Mohtashami; maghsoud Amiri; Reza Ehtesham Rasi

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


  in this paper we have proposed a model based on Mixed Integer Non-Linear Programming for the blood supply chain under conditions of uncertainty in supply and demand, from the stage of receiving blood from volunteers to the moment of distribution in demand centers. The challenges addressed in this optimization ...  Read More

integrated agile and resilience logistics model in police organization using content analysis method.

milad aghaee; Alireza Jazini; maghsoud Amiri

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


  The nature of polic activities and specially prevention police needs applying modern and practical tools and approaches to making good and productive performance that can have an effective role in this area. Two concept of agility and resilience can be the effective elements of promoting operstional ...  Read More

supply chain management
A Model for Inventory Control in Closed-Loop Supply Chain Management considering Multiple Objective Planning Case: Iran Khodro Cut and Press Shop Company

Abolfazl Sadeghian; Seyed Mohammad Ali Khatami Firouzabadi; Laya Olfat; maghsoud Amiri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 November 2022


  Nowadays attending to closed-loop supply chain matter for survival in competitive circumstances not only has been become a controversial topic but also has been considered as a critical topic too. Close loop supply chain has combined to direct and reverse flow (method/ manner). This paper’s goal ...  Read More

An Optimization of Multi-product Assembly Lines Using Simulation and Multi-Objective Programming Approach

maedeh mosayeb motlagh; Parham Azimi; maghsoud Amiri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 December 2022


  This paper investigates unreliable multi-product assembly lines with mixed (serial-parallel) layout model in which machines failures and repairing probabilities are considered. The aim of this study is to develop a multi-objective mathematical model consisting the maximization of the throughput rate ...  Read More

Stackelberg game theory model with price and shelf space dependent demand under revenue sharing contract

Mansureh Mohammadi; Mohammad Reza Gholamian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 December 2022


  This paper deals with an issue of supply chain coordination that is coordinated under the revenue sharing contract. Demand is one of the most effective factors in modeling inventory systems. In the retail industry, companies have to fill/empty their products into the retail stores in a certain time based ...  Read More

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