Author Index

A

  • A. Desai, Darshak Curbing variations in packaging process through Six Sigma way in a large-scale food-processing industry [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Akhavan Niaki, Seyed Taghi Identifying the time of a step change in AR(1) auto-correlated simple linear profiles [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Amiri, Amirhossein Step change point estimation in the multivariate-attribute process variability using artificial neural networks and maximum likelihood estimation [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Asjad, Mohammad A study of operators’ computing efficiency with special focus on the readability under different viewing angles of a desktop [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • A. Tinoco, Hector An automated time and hand motion analysis based on planar motion capture extended to a virtual environment [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • A. Vargas, Carlos An automated time and hand motion analysis based on planar motion capture extended to a virtual environment [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

B

  • Bahrini, Aram Using game theory approach to interpret stable policies for Iran’s oil and gas common resources conflicts with Iraq and Qatar [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Barati, M. A stochastic model for operating room planning under uncertainty and equipment capacity constraints [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Bera, Shankar A production-inventory model with permissible delay incorporating learning effect in random planning horizon using genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • B. Kar, Mohuya A production-inventory model with permissible delay incorporating learning effect in random planning horizon using genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Bourezg, Abdrabbi Reliability assessment of power distribution systems using disjoint path-set algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Bozorgi-Amiri, Ali Developing a new stochastic competitive model regarding inventory and price [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • B. Rane, S. Roadmap for Lean implementation in Indian automotive component manufacturing industry: comparative study of UNIDO Model and ISM Model [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • B. Rane, Santosh Risk management in medical product development process using traditional FMEA and fuzzy linguistic approach: a case study [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]

C

  • Chakraborty, Shankar Development of a QFD-based expert system for CNC turning centre selection [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Chandra Mahata, Gour Retailer’s optimal credit period and cycle time in a supply chain for deteriorating items with up-stream and down-stream trade credits [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Charmchi, Masoud Optimal advertising and pricing decisions for complementary products [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]

D

  • Das, Debasis A production-inventory model with permissible delay incorporating learning effect in random planning horizon using genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Ding, Siew-Hong Assessment of distance-based multi-attribute group decision-making methods from a maintenance strategy perspective [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]

E

  • Eid Moussa, Soha A mathematical model for the design of distributed layout by considering production planning and system reconfiguration over multiple time periods [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Esmaeili, Maryam Using game theory approach to interpret stable policies for Iran’s oil and gas common resources conflicts with Iraq and Qatar [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Esmailnezhad, Bahman A stochastic model for the cell formation problem considering machine reliability [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

F

  • Fattahi, Parviz A stochastic model for the cell formation problem considering machine reliability [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Feizabadi, Mohammad Application of queuing theory in production-inventory optimization [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]

G

  • Gestel, P. Van Operator agency in process intervention: tampering versus application of tacit knowledge [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Ghasemi, Naser Developing EPQ models for non-instantaneous deteriorating items [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Gholam Abri, Amir Impact of information technology on productivity and efficiency in Iranian manufacturing industries [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Gholamian, M. R. Application of queuing theory in production-inventory optimization [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]

H

  • Hafezalkotob, Ashkan Using and comparing metaheuristic algorithms for optimizing bidding strategy viewpoint of profit maximization of generators [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Hafezalkotob, Ashkan Robust DEA under discrete uncertain data: a case study of Iranian electricity distribution companies [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Haji-Sami, Elham Robust DEA under discrete uncertain data: a case study of Iranian electricity distribution companies [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Hesarsorkh, Aghil Hamidi Joint pricing and production management: a geometric programming approach with consideration of cubic production cost function [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Heydari, J. A stochastic model for operating room planning under uncertainty and equipment capacity constraints [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Heydari, Jafar A two-level discount model for coordinating a decentralized supply chain considering stochastic price-sensitive demand [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Hoseini, Seyed Farzad Application of queuing theory in production-inventory optimization [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • H. Tsarouhas, Panagiotis Performance evaluation of the croissant production line with reparable machines [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]

J

  • Jadhav, J. R. Analysis of interactions among the barriers to JIT production: interpretive structural modelling approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Jafari, Hamed Maximizing the nurses’ preferences in nurse scheduling problem: mathematical modeling and a meta-heuristic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Jain, Madhu (m, M) Machining system with two unreliable servers, mixed spares and common-cause failure [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • J. Cardona, Marı´a An automated time and hand motion analysis based on planar motion capture extended to a virtual environment [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

K

  • K. Adeyeri, Michael Evaluation of Nigerian hospital meal carts [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Kamalpour, Iman Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kamalpour, Iman Erratum to: Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Kamaruddin, Shahrul Assessment of distance-based multi-attribute group decision-making methods from a maintenance strategy perspective [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kar, Samarjit A production-inventory model with permissible delay incorporating learning effect in random planning horizon using genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Khanna, Rajesh Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Khedmati, Majid Identifying the time of a step change in AR(1) auto-correlated simple linear profiles [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Kheirkhah, Amir Saman A stochastic model for the cell formation problem considering machine reliability [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Kotadiya, Parth Curbing variations in packaging process through Six Sigma way in a large-scale food-processing industry [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kr. Aggarwal, Anil Markov modeling and reliability analysis of urea synthesis system of a fertilizer plant [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kr. Garg, Tarun Markov modeling and reliability analysis of urea synthesis system of a fertilizer plant [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kr. Sharma, Avdhesh Cost analysis of a coal-fired power plant using the NPV method [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Kumar, Anish Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Kumar, Ravinder Cost analysis of a coal-fired power plant using the NPV method [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Kumar, Sanjeev Markov modeling and reliability analysis of urea synthesis system of a fertilizer plant [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kumar, Shailendra Development of a cell formation heuristic by considering realistic data using principal component analysis and Taguchi’s method [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Kumar, Vikas An experimental analysis and optimization of machining rate and surface characteristics in WEDM of Monel-400 using RSM and desirability approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Kumar, Vinod An experimental analysis and optimization of machining rate and surface characteristics in WEDM of Monel-400 using RSM and desirability approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Kumari, Rekha (m, M) Machining system with two unreliable servers, mixed spares and common-cause failure [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Kumar Jangra, Kamal An experimental analysis and optimization of machining rate and surface characteristics in WEDM of Monel-400 using RSM and desirability approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

L

  • Lachhwani, Kailash Modified FGP approach and MATLAB program for solving multi-level linear fractional programming problems [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]

M

  • Mahmoudzadeh, Mahmoud Impact of information technology on productivity and efficiency in Iranian manufacturing industries [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Maillck, Z. A study of operators’ computing efficiency with special focus on the readability under different viewing angles of a desktop [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Makwana, Nikheel Curbing variations in packaging process through Six Sigma way in a large-scale food-processing industry [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Maleki, Mohammad Reza Step change point estimation in the multivariate-attribute process variability using artificial neural networks and maximum likelihood estimation [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Mantha, S. S. Analysis of interactions among the barriers to JIT production: interpretive structural modelling approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • M. Defersha, Fantahun A mathematical model for the design of distributed layout by considering production planning and system reconfiguration over multiple time periods [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Meglouli, H. Reliability assessment of power distribution systems using disjoint path-set algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Mehrbod, Mehrdad A hybrid solution approach for a multi-objective closed-loop logistics network under uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Miao, Lixin A hybrid solution approach for a multi-objective closed-loop logistics network under uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Mittal, Ragini (m, M) Machining system with two unreliable servers, mixed spares and common-cause failure [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Mohammadi, Mehdi Joint pricing and production management: a geometric programming approach with consideration of cubic production cost function [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Mousavi, Seyed Hosein Using and comparing metaheuristic algorithms for optimizing bidding strategy viewpoint of profit maximization of generators [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Mousavi, Seyed Meysam Step change point estimation in the multivariate-attribute process variability using artificial neural networks and maximum likelihood estimation [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • M. Ovalle, Alex An automated time and hand motion analysis based on planar motion capture extended to a virtual environment [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

N

  • Naeini, Ali Bonyadi Joint pricing and production management: a geometric programming approach with consideration of cubic production cost function [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Najafi, Seyedvahid Data envelopment analysis in service quality evaluation: an empirical study [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Nazemi, Ali Using and comparing metaheuristic algorithms for optimizing bidding strategy viewpoint of profit maximization of generators [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Nehra, Suresh Modified FGP approach and MATLAB program for solving multi-level linear fractional programming problems [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Norouzinasab, Yousef A two-level discount model for coordinating a decentralized supply chain considering stochastic price-sensitive demand [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]

O

  • Omoniyi, Olaoluwa Evaluation of Nigerian hospital meal carts [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Omrani, Hashem Robust DEA under discrete uncertain data: a case study of Iranian electricity distribution companies [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]

P

  • Pal Garg, Mohinder Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Patel, Sonalinkumar Curbing variations in packaging process through Six Sigma way in a large-scale food-processing industry [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • P. Ayodeji, Sesan Evaluation of Nigerian hospital meal carts [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Prasad, Kanika Development of a QFD-based expert system for CNC turning centre selection [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Priyan, S. An EMQ inventory model for defective products involving rework and sales team’s initiatives-dependent demand [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Pulakanam, V. Operator agency in process intervention: tampering versus application of tacit knowledge [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]

R

  • Rajaram Jadhav, Jagdish Risk management in medical product development process using traditional FMEA and fuzzy linguistic approach: a case study [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Rane, S. B. Analysis of interactions among the barriers to JIT production: interpretive structural modelling approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Rashid, Reza Application of queuing theory in production-inventory optimization [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Rashid, Reza Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Rashid, Reza Developing a cross-docking network design model under uncertain environment [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Rashid, Reza Erratum to: Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Rashid, Reza Developing a new stochastic competitive model regarding inventory and price [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Razmi, J. A stochastic model for operating room planning under uncertainty and equipment capacity constraints [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]

S

  • Saati, Saber Data envelopment analysis in service quality evaluation: an empirical study [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Sadjadi, Seyed Jafar Joint pricing and production management: a geometric programming approach with consideration of cubic production cost function [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Salmasi, Nasser Maximizing the nurses’ preferences in nurse scheduling problem: mathematical modeling and a meta-heuristic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Seyedhoseini, S. M. Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Seyedhoseini, S. M. Developing a cross-docking network design model under uncertain environment [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Shafigh, Farhad A mathematical model for the design of distributed layout by considering production planning and system reconfiguration over multiple time periods [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Sharma, Neeraj Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Sharma, Pooja Qualitative and quantitative approaches to analyse reliability of a mechatronic system: a case [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Sharma, Rajiv Kumar Development of a cell formation heuristic by considering realistic data using principal component analysis and Taguchi’s method [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Sharma, Rajiv Kumar Qualitative and quantitative approaches to analyse reliability of a mechatronic system: a case [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Shayanrad, Sepideh Using game theory approach to interpret stable policies for Iran’s oil and gas common resources conflicts with Iraq and Qatar [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Shrikant Kirkire, Milind Risk management in medical product development process using traditional FMEA and fuzzy linguistic approach: a case study [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Singh, Ajit Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Singh, Vikram Markov modeling and reliability analysis of urea synthesis system of a fertilizer plant [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • S. Mantha, S. Roadmap for Lean implementation in Indian automotive component manufacturing industry: comparative study of UNIDO Model and ISM Model [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]

T

  • Taleizadeh, Ata Allah Optimal advertising and pricing decisions for complementary products [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Tavakkoli-Moghaddam, Reza Multiple performance characteristics optimization for Al 7075 on electric discharge drilling by Taguchi grey relational theory [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Tavana, Madjid Data envelopment analysis in service quality evaluation: an empirical study [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2015]
  • Teimoury, E. Developing a cross-docking network design model under uncertain environment [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Tewari, P. C. Cost analysis of a coal-fired power plant using the NPV method [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2015]
  • Thangam, A. Retailer’s inventory system in a two-level trade credit financing with selling price discount and partial order cancelations [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]
  • Tu, Nan A hybrid solution approach for a multi-objective closed-loop logistics network under uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]

Y

  • Yousefi, M. S. A stochastic model for operating room planning under uncertainty and equipment capacity constraints [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]

Z

  • Zangeneh, Erfan Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2015]
  • Zangeneh, Erfan Erratum to: Application of queuing theory in inventory systems with substitution flexibility [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2015]