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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.

supply chain management
An analysis of the enablers effective on the implementation of the circular economy and Industry 4.0 in the supply chain

Mehrdad kiani; davood andalib ardakani; Habib Zare Ahmadabadi; Seid Heydar Mirfakhraddini

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 1-43


  Circular economy and Industry 4.0 are concepts that have garnered significant attention from businesses and universities in recent years. They are currently being promoted by many governments worldwide. The synergy between these two concepts offers the potential to move towards a more sustainable society ...  Read More

supply chain management
Multi-objective planning and scheduling of operating rooms and sterile section reusable surgical devices with a scenario-based robust optimization approach

Fatemeh Arjmandi; Parvaneh Samouei

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 45-87


  Planning and scheduling operating rooms and required equipment is very important for hospital managers from the perspective of cost, social, and health principles. Because operating rooms are one of the sources of income for hospitals that can provide the services needed by emergency patients who arrive ...  Read More

Efficiency assessment and managerial ability analysis of the regional electricity transmission sector with the presence of contextual variables

Maryeh Nematizadeh; Alireza Amirteimoori; Sohrab Kordrostami; Leila Khoshandam

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 89-127


  The electricity industry plays a pivotal role in a country's economic growth and development. Therefore, it is imperative to assess its performance and identify the strengths and weaknesses of its different sectors, such as production, transmission, and distribution, to enhance economic growth in diverse ...  Read More

Designing multi period-multi level Supply Chain for Fixed Lifetime Perishable Products under Uncertainty

Ahmad Ebrahimi; laya olfat; Maghsood Amiri; Mohammad Taghi Taghavifard

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 129-172


  The current research has considered the design of the four-level supply chain of perishable goods, including manufacturing factories, distribution centers, wholesalers, and retailers, in conditions of uncertainty in important parameters. The aim is to make strategic and tactical decisions, including ...  Read More

supply chain management
Performance Evaluation of sustainable supply chain of perishable products in the food industry

shahryar marzban; Morteza Shafiee; Mohammad Reza Mozaffari

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 173-225


  There is a growing concern about the social and environmental impact of the food supply chain, and the food industry faces numerous challenges. This has created significant pressure from various stakeholders to enhance the sustainable performance of the life cycle of perishable products. In this study, ...  Read More

production and operations management
Customer demand management in the optimal assignment of tasks to work stations according to priority orders

fahimeh tanhaie

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 227-260


  The mix model assembly line has attracted the attention of many industrial manufacturers due to its special features and the ability to adapt to market changes. This article has discussed and investigated a new approach in relation with customers, the results of which indicate the proper management of ...  Read More

Industrial management
Designing a mathematical model of the biomass supply chain to build a power plant despite disruption

davod dehghan; Kiamars Fathi Hafshejani; Jalal Haghighat monfared

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, Pages 261-296


  The importance of mass biology has increased due to pollution caused by biomass burial, the profitability of biomass energy, and the demand for energy in the supply chain network. The goal of this research is to design a model for the biomass supply chain network with an economic and ecological approach ...  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

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

safety,risk and reliability
Proposing a classification of supply chain risks in pharmaceutical industries

Seyedeh Sara Khorashadizadeh; Jalal Haghighat Monfared; Mohammadali Afshar Kazemi; Shahram Yazdani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 August 2023


  The aim of this study was to propose a comprehensive risk classification for pharmaceutical industries. Bailey’s classical strategy method was used to develop the classification. Systematic review of literature was used for identification of articles related to supply chain risk management in pharmaceutical ...  Read More

production and operations management
Model for Sustainable Performance Improvement of Small and Medium-sized Food Industry Companies in Guilan Province

Morteza Saeidi; Mostafa Ebrahimpour Azbari; MohammadRahim Ramazanian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 September 2023


  The purpose of this Article is to Designing a model for improving the Sustainable Performance of Small and Medium Food Companies in Guilan Province so that in the current environment, managers and decision makers by recognizing the factors, challenges and consequences to improve the sustainable performance ...  Read More

Multi-Objective Modeling of the Supply Chain of the Hospital Waste Management Considering the Dimensions of Sustainability Accompanied by Fuzzy Set Theory

Hossein Firouzi; Javad Rezaeian; Mohammad Mehdi Movahedi; Alireza Rashidi Komijan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 October 2023


  A multi-objective mathematical model for the reverse supply chain of hospital waste management in Iran during the COVID 19 is presented in this paper considering the dimensions of sustainability. The objectives of the presented model are: 1) Minimizing the cost of building facilities and waste treatment ...  Read More

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