Keyword Index

A

  • Academic performance Efficiency Analysis of Public Universities in Iran Using DEA Approach: Importance of Stakeholder’s Perspective [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 185-197]
  • Acceptance Sampling A New Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Cumulative Sums of Conforming Run-Lengths [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 256-264]
  • Acceptance Sampling Plan A New Optimization Model for Designing Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Run Length of Conforming Items [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 67-87]
  • Accident Applying a decision support system for accident analysis by using data mining approach: A case study on one of the Iranian manufactures [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 59-76]
  • Accumulated rework Optimal Batch Production for a Single Machine System with Accumulated Defectives and Random Rate of Rework [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 243-256]
  • ACO, Beam search Generalized Cyclic Open Shop Scheduling and a Hybrid Algorithm [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 345-359]
  • Adaptive design parameters Monitoring and Diagnosing Multistage Processes: A Review of Cause Selecting Control Charts [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 214-235]
  • Adjoint matrix Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • Advantages of CM A method of identifying suitable manufacturing system (Cellular) for automotive sector using Analytical Hierarchy Process [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 20-34]
  • Aggregation Operator Supplier selection with multi-criteria group decision making based on interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy sets (case study on a project-based company) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 18-37]
  • Agricultural products Using data envelopment analysis (DEA) to improve the sales performance in Iranian agricultural clusters by utilizing business networks and business development services providers (BDSPs) [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 82-95]
  • Agricultural products Honey global supply chain network design using fuzzy optimization approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 113-139]
  • AHP A method of identifying suitable manufacturing system (Cellular) for automotive sector using Analytical Hierarchy Process [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 20-34]
  • AHP A multi-criteria decision making approach for priority areas selection in membrane industry for investment promotion: a case study in Iran Marketplace [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 41-61]
  • AHP technique Economical-Statistical design of one- sided CCC-r control chart based on analytical hierarchy process [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 127-145]
  • Aircraft scheduling Benders’ decomposition algorithm to solve bi-level bi-objective scheduling of aircrafts and gate assignment under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 111-126]
  • Aircraft separation A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]
  • Aircraft separation A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Air Transportation A Note on Runway Capacity Definition and Safety [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 240-244]
  • Allocation Optimizing location, routing and inventory decisions in an integrated supply chain network under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 93-111]
  • Alpha (Probability of Type I) Error A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Ambulance location Fuzzy Multi-Period Mathematical Programming Model for Maximal Covering Location Problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 223-243]
  • Ambulance routing problem Ambulance routing in disaster response scenario considering different types of ambulances and semi soft time windows [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 95-128]
  • Analytical methods A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Analytical network process Performance measurement of detection and governmental punitive agency by integrated approach based on DEMATEL, ANP, and DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 205-222]
  • Analytic Hierarchy Process Reliability based budgeting with the case study of TV broadcast [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 1-15]
  • Analytic Network Process Identification and ranking risks of horizontal directional drilling for oil & gas wells by using fuzzy analytic network process, a case study for Gachsaran oil field wells [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 46-60]
  • Ant Colony Algorithm A hybrid ant colony optimization algorithm to optimize capacitated lot-sizing problem [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 1-20]
  • Apparent tardiness cost Development of a Set of Algorithms for the Multi-Project Scheduling Problems [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 23-36]
  • Approximation algorithm An approximation algorithm and FPTAS for Tardy/Lost minimization with common due dates on a single machine [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 1-19]
  • Approximation algorithms Agent-based approach for cooperative scheduling [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 26-46]
  • Approximation methods A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • ARL A Non-parametric Control Chart for Controlling Variability Based on Squared Rank Test [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 114-125]
  • Artificial Neural Network A hybrid approach to supplier performance evaluation using artificial neural network: a case study in automobile industry [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 1-20]
  • Artificial Neural Network A Comparison of Regression and Neural Network Based for Multiple Response Optimization in a Real Case Study of Gasoline Production Process [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 77-94]
  • Artificial Neural Networks Knowledge Extraction from the Neural ‘Black Box’ in Ecological Monitoring [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 38-55]
  • Artificial Neural Networks A real-time framework for performance optimization of safety culture in the oil and gas industry under deep uncertainty: A case study [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 255-282]
  • Artificial neural networks (ANNs) Which Methodology is Better for Combining Linear and Nonlinear Models for Time Series Forecasting? [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 265-285]
  • Assemble-to-order A chance-constrained multi-objective model for final assembly scheduling in ATO systems with uncertain sub-assembly availability [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Assembly A multi-objective genetic algorithm (MOGA) for hybrid flow shop scheduling problem with assembly operation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 132-154]
  • Assembly line rebalancing An Analytical Approach for Single and Mixed-Model Assembly Line Rebalancing and Worker Assignment Problem [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 79-91]
  • Assembly system Particle swarm optimization for minimizing total earliness/tardiness costs of two-stage assembly flowshop scheduling problem in a batched delivery system [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 78-91]
  • Asymmetric information A game Theoretic Approach to Pricing, Advertising and Collection Decisions adjustment in a closed-loop supply chain [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 53-74]
  • Asymptotic Convergence Hybrid Probabilistic Search Methods for Simulation Optimization [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 259-270]
  • Autocorrelation Monitoring and Diagnosing Multistage Processes: A Review of Cause Selecting Control Charts [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 214-235]
  • Automated guided vehicle A two stage model for Cell Formation Problem (CFP) considering the inter-cellular movements by AGVs [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 43-55]
  • Auto-Regressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) Which Methodology is Better for Combining Linear and Nonlinear Models for Time Series Forecasting? [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 265-285]
  • Availability An Optimal Preventive Maintenance Model to Enhance Availability and Reliability of Flexible Manufacturing Systems [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 47-61]
  • AVL Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]

B

  • Back order Optimal credit period and lot size for deteriorating items with expiration dates under two-level trade credit financing and back order [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 1-18]
  • Back Propagation Network Learning Curve Consideration in Makespan Computation Using Artificial Neural Network Approach [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 183-192]
  • Backpropagation neural network Semi-Supervised Learning Based Prediction of Musculoskeletal Disorder Risk [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 291-295]
  • Backup coverage Presenting a three-objective model in location-allocation problems using combinational interval full-ranking and maximal covering with backup model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 53-70]
  • Backup covering location Fuzzy Multi-Period Mathematical Programming Model for Maximal Covering Location Problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 223-243]
  • Balanced clusters Balanced clusters and diffusion process in signed networks [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 104-117]
  • Balancing Balancing construction projects by considering resilience factors in crisis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Bank branch An Insight into the Model Structures Applied in DEA-Based Bank Branch Efficiency Measurements [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 38-53]
  • Base stock policy Queueing Inventory System in a Two-level Supply Chain with One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 52-62]
  • Basic period A Flow shop Production Planning Problem with basic period policy and Sequence Dependent set up times [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 1-19]
  • Batch delivery and tardy job A branch and bound algorithm to minimize the total weighted number of tardy jobs and delivery costs with late deliveries for a supply chain scheduling problem [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 50-60]
  • Batch processing machine An improved memetic algorithm to minimize earliness–tardiness on a single batch processing machine [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 57-72]
  • Batch scheduling Particle swarm optimization for minimizing total earliness/tardiness costs of two-stage assembly flowshop scheduling problem in a batched delivery system [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 78-91]
  • Bayesian Estimation Bayesian Estimation of Change Point in Phase One Risk Adjusted Control Charts [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 20-37]
  • Bayesian inference A One-Stage Two-Machine Replacement Strategy Based on the Bayesian Inference Method [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 235-250]
  • Benders Decomposition A new mathematical model for intensity matrix decomposition using multileaf collimator [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 13-29]
  • Benders Decomposition Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Benders decomposition algorithm Benders Decomposition Algorithm for Competitive Supply Chain Network Design under Risk of Disruption and Uncertainty [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 30-50]
  • Benders’ decomposition algorithm Benders’ decomposition algorithm to solve bi-level bi-objective scheduling of aircrafts and gate assignment under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 111-126]
  • Bertrand game A two-stage pricing and inventory optimization model for both ameliorating and deteriorating items in a competing environment [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 50-71]
  • Bertrand paradox Bertrand’s Paradox Revisited: More Lessons about that Ambiguous Word, Random [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 1-26]
  • Beta (Probability of Type II) error A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Beta Variate Fast Generation of Deviates for Order Statistics by an Exact Method [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 288-296]
  • Bike Sharing Systems (BSSs) A Multi-commodity Pickup and Delivery Open-tour m-TSP Formulation for Bike Sharing Rebalancing Problem [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 70-81]
  • Bi-level programming Pricing decisions in a two-echelon decentralized supply chain using bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 106-124]
  • Bi-level programming Coordination of pricing and cooperative advertising for perishable products in a two-echelon supply chain: A bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 38-58]
  • Bi-level stochastic programming A novel bi-level stochastic programming model for supply chain network design with assembly line balancing under demand uncertainty [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 87-112]
  • BIM Real-Time Building Information Modeling (BIM) Synchronization Using Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Cloud Computing System [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 61-68]
  • Bi-objective mathematical model A Multi-Objective Imperialist Competitive Algorithm for Vehicle Routing Problem in Cross-docking Networks with Time Windows [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 1-23]
  • Bi-objective Optimization Bi-objective Economic statistical design of the joint Xbar and S charts incorporating Taguchi loss function [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Bi-objective Optimization A Customized Bi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Locating Post Offices and Delivery of Post Parcels [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Bisquare Function A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Blood products supply chain Blood products supply chain design considering disaster circumstances (Case study: earthquake disaster in Tehran) [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 51-72]
  • Blood supply chains Integrated planning for blood platelet production: a robust optimization approach [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 55-80]
  • Blood transfusion center Presenting a stochastic multi choice goal programming model for reducing wastages and shortages of blood products at hospitals [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 81-96]
  • Branch and bound A Comparative Study of Exact Algorithms for the Two Dimensional Strip Packing Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 151-170]
  • Branch and bound A branch and bound algorithm to minimize the total weighted number of tardy jobs and delivery costs with late deliveries for a supply chain scheduling problem [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 50-60]
  • Branch and Bound Algorithm Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • Branch-and-Bound Algorithm Maximizing service level in a β-robust job shop scheduling model [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 59-71]
  • Breakdown Study of Scheduling Problems with Machine Availability Constraint [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 360-383]
  • Budget constraint A multi-objective vibration damping meta-heuristic algorithm for multi-objective p-robust supply chain problem with travel time [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 176-189]
  • Budget limitation A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Buffer limits A novel mathematical model for a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem under buffer and resource limitations-A case study [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 58-77]
  • Buffy Coat Integrated planning for blood platelet production: a robust optimization approach [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 55-80]
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM) Reducing rework and increasing the civil projects quality, through Total Quality Management (TQM), by using the concept of building information modeling (BIM) [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 1-27]
  • Bus scheduling Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]

C

  • Cancellation Dynamic Pricing with Periodic Review and a Finite set of Prices with Cancellation [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 213-226]
  • Capability analysis The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]
  • Capacitated lot-sizing A hybrid ant colony optimization algorithm to optimize capacitated lot-sizing problem [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 1-20]
  • Capacity A Note on Runway Capacity Definition and Safety [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 240-244]
  • Capacity constraints Fuzzy Multi-Period Mathematical Programming Model for Maximal Covering Location Problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 223-243]
  • Capacity utilization Strategies to Overcome Network Congestion in Infrastructure Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 97-115]
  • Cash Flows A Preemptive multimode resource constrained project scheduling model with cash flows [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 28-44]
  • Cash Flows A multi-objective resource-constrained project scheduling problem with time lags and fuzzy activity durations [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 45-71]
  • Cause and effect diagram Quality Tools to Reduce Crankshaft Forging Defects: An Industrial Case Study [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 27-37]
  • Cause selecting control chart Monitoring and Diagnosing Multistage Processes: A Review of Cause Selecting Control Charts [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 214-235]
  • CCC-r chart Performance of cumulative count of conforming chart with variable sampling intervals in the presence of inspection errors [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 78-92]
  • CCC-r charts Economical-Statistical design of one- sided CCC-r control chart based on analytical hierarchy process [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 127-145]
  • Cell formation A Mathematical Model for Cell Formation in CMS Using Sequence Data [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 144-153]
  • Cell formation Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Cell formation An Efficient Algorithm to Solve Utilization-based Model for Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 209-223]
  • Cellular Manufacturing Machine Cell Formation Based on a New Similarity Coefficient [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 318-344]
  • Cellular Manufacturing A method of identifying suitable manufacturing system (Cellular) for automotive sector using Analytical Hierarchy Process [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 20-34]
  • Cellular manufacturing problem An Improved DPSO Algorithm for Cell Formation Problem [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 30-53]
  • Cellular manufacturing system(CMS) Part-level Sequence Dependent Setup Time Reduction in CMS [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 142-153]
  • Cell utilization An Efficient Algorithm to Solve Utilization-based Model for Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 209-223]
  • Cell utilization A Mathematical Model for Cell Formation in CMS Using Sequence Data [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 144-153]
  • Chance-constrained programming A chance-constrained multi-objective model for final assembly scheduling in ATO systems with uncertain sub-assembly availability [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Change point Approximating the step change point of the process fraction non conforming using genetic algorithm to optimize the likelihood function [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 118-128]
  • Change point Bayesian Estimation of Change Point in Phase One Risk Adjusted Control Charts [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 20-37]
  • Change point Self-Starting Control Chart and Post Signal Diagnostics for Monitoring Project Earned Value Management Indices [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 85-100]
  • Change point detection A robust wavelet based profile monitoring and change point detection using S-estimator and clustering [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 167-189]
  • Cholesky decomposition Some Modifications to Calculate Regression Coefficients in Multiple Linear Regression [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 75-86]
  • Choquet integral The construction projects HSE performance evaluation considering the effect of external factors using Choquet integral, case study (an Iranian power plant construction company) [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 21-40]
  • Citizenship equity Equitable multi objective model for public facility location using RLTP technique [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 101-113]
  • Claim resolution A game theory approach for determining optimum strategy of claim resolution in construction projects [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 1-21]
  • Classification A new classification method based on pairwise SVM for facial age estimation [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 91-107]
  • Classification A New Formulation for Cost-Sensitive Two Group Support Vector Machine with Multiple Error Rate [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 21-30]
  • Classification Automatic road crack detection and classification using image processing techniques, machine learning and integrated models in urban areas: A novel image binarization technique [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 85-97]
  • Classification Investigation of effective factors in expanding electronic payment in Iran using datamining techniques [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 61-94]
  • Closed-Loop Network A comprehensive model for concurrent optimization of product family and its supply chain network design considering reverse logistic [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 116-131]
  • Closed loop supply chain Optimization of multi-product, multi-period closed loop supply chain under uncertainty in product return rate: case study in Kalleh dairy company [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 95-114]
  • Closed-loop supply chain Impact of government’s policies on competition of two closed-loop and regular supply chains [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 87-105]
  • Closed-loop supply chain Sustainability in paper industry closed-loop supply chain (case study: East Azerbaijan province, Iran) [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 33-49]
  • Closed-loop supply chain A joint pricing-network design model for a resilient closed-loop supply chain under quantity discount [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 177-195]
  • Closed-loop supply chain Simultaneous reduction of emissions (CO2 and CO) and optimization of production routing problem in a closed-loop supply chain [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 114-133]
  • Closed-loop supply chain Applying a CVaR Measure for a Stochastic Competitive Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network under Disruption [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 56-73]
  • Closed-loop supply chain Effects of integrating physical and financial flows through a closed-loop supply chain network under uncertain demand and return [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 244-269]
  • Closed-loop supply chain (CLSC) A game Theoretic Approach to Pricing, Advertising and Collection Decisions adjustment in a closed-loop supply chain [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 53-74]
  • Clustering An integrated heuristic method based on piecewise regression and cluster analysis for fluctuation data (A case study on health-care: Psoriasis patients) [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 175-189]
  • Clustering A robust wavelet based profile monitoring and change point detection using S-estimator and clustering [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 167-189]
  • Clustering Investigation of effective factors in expanding electronic payment in Iran using datamining techniques [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 61-94]
  • Clustering Hybrid swarm intelligence-based clustering algorithm for energy management in wireless sensor networks [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 78-106]
  • CMS A Mathematical Model for Cell Formation in CMS Using Sequence Data [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 144-153]
  • Coalition Cooperative network flow problem with pricing decisions and allocation of benefits: A game theory approach [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 73-87]
  • Co-Firing Biomass Plants Location optimization of agricultural residues-based biomass plant using Z-number DEA [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 39-65]
  • Cold standby Cold standby redundancy optimization for nonrepairable series-parallel systems: Erlang time to failure distribution [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Combinatorial Auctions Development of a Genetic Algorithm for Advertising Time Allocation Problems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 245-255]
  • Combinatorial Optimization A Mushy State Simulated Annealing [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 193-208]
  • Combinatorial Optimization Development of a Genetic Algorithm for Advertising Time Allocation Problems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 245-255]
  • Common due date An approximation algorithm and FPTAS for Tardy/Lost minimization with common due dates on a single machine [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 1-19]
  • Common weight DEA A comprehensive common weights data envelopment analysis model: Ideal and anti-ideal virtual decision making units approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 281-306]
  • Competing environment A two-stage pricing and inventory optimization model for both ameliorating and deteriorating items in a competing environment [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 50-71]
  • Competition Applying a CVaR Measure for a Stochastic Competitive Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network under Disruption [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 56-73]
  • Competitive environment Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]
  • Competitive location Leader-follower competitive facility Location and Design problem in an uncertain environment [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 59-71]
  • Competitive supply chain network design A decentralized multi-level leader-follower game for network design of a competitive supply chain [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 1-27]
  • Competitive VRP Competitive Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows and Stochastic Demands [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 102-112]
  • Complex product systems Implementing an efficient data envelopment analysis method for assessing suppliers of complex product systems [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 113-137]
  • Component reliability Effects of faulty estimate in component reliability on system designing: a simulation approach [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 174-185]
  • Comprehensive demand function An integrated production-marketing planning model With Cubic production cost function and imperfect production process [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 91-108]
  • Compressed natural gas Location of compressed natural gas stations using multi-objective flow refueling location model in the two-way highways: A case study in Iran [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 95-112]
  • Compromise Programming Design of 7×24 logistics system for hazardous materials (case study: distribution of gasoline) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 47-64]
  • Compromise Programming An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Compromise solution approach A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Computational Trust model Introducing a mathematical model in supply chain with adding trust flow [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 80-103]
  • Conditional value at risk Applying a CVaR Measure for a Stochastic Competitive Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network under Disruption [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 56-73]
  • Condition Based Maintenance A multi-stage stochastic programming for condition-based maintenance with proportional hazards model [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 18-38]
  • Conforming run length A New Optimization Model for Designing Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Run Length of Conforming Items [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 67-87]
  • Congested Systems Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Congestion Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Congestion Pricing Strategies to Overcome Network Congestion in Infrastructure Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 97-115]
  • Construction management Real-Time Building Information Modeling (BIM) Synchronization Using Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Cloud Computing System [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 61-68]
  • Construction projects A game theory approach for determining optimum strategy of claim resolution in construction projects [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 1-21]
  • Consumer choice behavior Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]
  • Container Demand A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Container Terminals Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Contextual Factors A conceptual framework of contextual factors affecting knowledge transfer using meta-synthesis method [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 9-30]
  • Contingency Planning Development of a Generic Risk Matrix to Manage Project Risks [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 35-51]
  • Continues Berth allocation Problem (CBAP) Optimal Allocation of Ships to Quay Length in Container Ports [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 275-290]
  • Continuous covering location problem (CCLP) A multiobjective continuous covering location model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 40-52]
  • Continuous covering location problem (CCLP) A cross entropy algorithm for continuous covering location problem [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 247-260]
  • Continuous loss function A Quartic Quality Loss Function and Its Properties [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 8-22]
  • Continuous Lower Bound Extending Two-Dimensional Bin Packing Problem: Consideration of Priority for Items [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 72-84]
  • Continuous review Deriving the Exact Cost Function for a Two-Level Inventory System with Information Sharing [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 41-50]
  • Continuous Review Policy An Integrated Model for a Two-supplier Supply Chain with Uncertainty in the Supply [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 154-174]
  • Contour crafting Contour Crafting Process Plan Optimization Part I: Single-Nozzle Case [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 33-46]
  • Contour crafting Contour Crafting Process Plan Optimization Part II: Multi–Machine Cases [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 77-94]
  • Contract A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]
  • Contracting parties A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]
  • Control chart Bi-objective Economic statistical design of the joint Xbar and S charts incorporating Taguchi loss function [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Control Measures Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • Control Threshold Policy A Multi-Stage Single-Machine Replacement Strategy Using Stochastic Dynamic Programming [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 198-207]
  • Cooperative advertising Coordination of pricing and cooperative advertising for perishable products in a two-echelon supply chain: A bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 38-58]
  • Coordination A credit period contract towards coordination of pharmaceutical supply chain:The case of inventory-level-dependent demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 190-206]
  • Correlated EVM indices Self-Starting Control Chart and Post Signal Diagnostics for Monitoring Project Earned Value Management Indices [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 85-100]
  • Correlation Multi-criteria approach to project portfolio selection considering structural hardness and correlations between projects [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 141-157]
  • Correlation coefficient The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]
  • Cost and benefit analysis A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Cost-related claim A game theory approach for determining optimum strategy of claim resolution in construction projects [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 1-21]
  • Cost-sensitive Learning A New Formulation for Cost-Sensitive Two Group Support Vector Machine with Multiple Error Rate [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 21-30]
  • Cost sharing ratio A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]
  • Coupon collection problem The Hypergeometric Coupon Collection Problem and its Dual [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 1-7]
  • Covering location problem An integrated model for multi-period fuel management and fire suppression preparedness planning in forests (Appreciated as the best paper of 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference) [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 73-84]
  • COVERT index COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Crack detection Automatic road crack detection and classification using image processing techniques, machine learning and integrated models in urban areas: A novel image binarization technique [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 85-97]
  • Crane clashing Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Crane overloading Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Crankshafts Quality Tools to Reduce Crankshaft Forging Defects: An Industrial Case Study [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 27-37]
  • Critical risks Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • Critical success factors An EFQM Based Model to Assess an Enterprise Readiness for ERP Implementation [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 51-74]
  • Critical value The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]
  • Cross dock A Genetic Based Scheduling Algorithm for the PHSP with Unequal Batch Size Inbound Trailers [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 167-182]
  • Cross dock Planning in a cross dock network with an operational scheduling overview [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 43-50]
  • Cross Entropy (CE) A cross entropy algorithm for continuous covering location problem [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 247-260]
  • Cross-gantrying Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Crude oil supply chain A multi-period fuzzy mathematical programming model for crude oil supply chain network design considering budget and equipment limitations [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 88-107]
  • Cubic production cost function An integrated production-marketing planning model With Cubic production cost function and imperfect production process [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 91-108]
  • Cultural algorithm A comprehensive model of demand prediction based on hybrid artificial intelligence and metaheuristic algorithms: A case study in dairy industry [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 190-203]
  • Current state value stream mapping (CVSM) Implementation of a Lean Model for Carrying out Value Stream Mapping in a Manufacturing Industry [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 180-196]
  • Customer churn Intelligent Approach for Attracting Churning Customers in Banking Industry Based on Collaborative Filtering [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 9-25]
  • Customer-driven decision making process Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • Customer expectation Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • CUSUM control chart Using Regression based Control Limits and Probability Mixture Models for Monitoring Customer Behavior [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 271-287]
  • Cutting and packing Iterated Local Search Algorithm for the Constrained Two-Dimensional Non-Guillotine Cutting Problem [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 164-179]
  • Cyclic blocking flow-shop A New Solution for the Cyclic Multiple-Part Type Three-Machine Robotic Cell Problem based on the Particle Swarm Meta-heuristic [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 304-317]
  • Cyclic open shop scheduling Generalized Cyclic Open Shop Scheduling and a Hybrid Algorithm [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 345-359]

D

  • Data Envelopment Analysis Efficiency Analysis of Public Universities in Iran Using DEA Approach: Importance of Stakeholder’s Perspective [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 185-197]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Robust approach to DEA technique for supplier selection problem: A case study at Supplying Automative Parts Company (SAPCO) [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 56-79]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis An Insight into the Model Structures Applied in DEA-Based Bank Branch Efficiency Measurements [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 38-53]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Using data envelopment analysis (DEA) to improve the sales performance in Iranian agricultural clusters by utilizing business networks and business development services providers (BDSPs) [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 82-95]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Classifying inputs and outputs in interval data envelopment analysis [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 134-150]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Integrating information of the efficient and anti-efficient frontiers in DEA analysis to assess location of solar plants: A case study in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 163-179]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Performance measurement of detection and governmental punitive agency by integrated approach based on DEMATEL, ANP, and DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 205-222]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Location of compressed natural gas stations using multi-objective flow refueling location model in the two-way highways: A case study in Iran [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 95-112]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis Implementing an efficient data envelopment analysis method for assessing suppliers of complex product systems [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 113-137]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis An ethics-based decomposition of Malmquist productivity index using data envelopment analysis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) An improved approach to find and rank BCC-efficient DMUs in data envelopment analysis (DEA) [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 25-34]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) A multi-objective mathematical model for nurse scheduling problem with hybrid DEA and augmented ε-constraint method: A case study [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 98-108]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) Efficiency distribution and expected efficiencies in DEA with imprecise data [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 185-197]
  • Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) Concurrent optimization of integrated macro-ergonomics and resilience engineering in a pharmaceutical manufacturer [(Articles in Press)]
  • Data mining A data mining approach to employee turnover prediction (case study: Arak automotive parts manufacturing) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 106-121]
  • Data mining Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]
  • Data mining A new classification method based on pairwise SVM for facial age estimation [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 91-107]
  • Data mining Investigation of effective factors in expanding electronic payment in Iran using datamining techniques [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 61-94]
  • DEA A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • DEA ranking A comprehensive common weights data envelopment analysis model: Ideal and anti-ideal virtual decision making units approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 281-306]
  • Decentralized supply chain Pricing decisions in a two-echelon decentralized supply chain using bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 106-124]
  • Decision Function Supplier selection with multi-criteria group decision making based on interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy sets (case study on a project-based company) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 18-37]
  • Decision makers’ weights Interval-Valued Hesitant Fuzzy Method based on Group Decision Analysis for Estimating Weights of Decision Makers [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 96-110]
  • Decision Making Stochastic Decision Making in Manufacturing Environments [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 17-34]
  • Decision making process Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • Decision matrices A Markov Model for Performance Evaluation of Coal Handling Unit of a Thermal Power Plant [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 85-96]
  • Decomposing intensity matrix A new mathematical model for intensity matrix decomposition using multileaf collimator [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 13-29]
  • Defective items EPQ model with scrap and backordering under Vendor managed inventory policy [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 85-102]
  • Defectives A Queueing-Inventory System with Repair Center for Defective Items and One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 230-239]
  • Delone and Mclean model Identification of parameters affecting the success of the hospital information system & presentation of a model for user satisfaction improvement [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 1-9]
  • Delphi method Hospital leanness assessment model: A fuzzy MULTI-MOORA decision making approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 37-59]
  • Demand satisfaction score A Comparison of Four Multi-Objective Meta-Heuristics for a Capacitated Location-Routing Problem [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 20-33]
  • Demand side management Comparing supply side and demand side options for electrifying a local area using life cycle analysis of energy technologies and demand side programs [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 1-8]
  • Demand-side uncertainty A novel bi-objective reliable location routing model considering impedance function under demand-side and supply-side uncertainty (A Case study) [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 35-49]
  • DEMATEL Performance measurement of detection and governmental punitive agency by integrated approach based on DEMATEL, ANP, and DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 205-222]
  • DES Reduction of production disturbances of a shoemaking industry through a discrete event simulation approach [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 215-243]
  • Design of production systems Two-stage fuzzy-stochastic programming for parallel machine scheduling problem with machine deterioration and operator learning effect [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 16-32]
  • Deteriorating and ameliorating items A two-stage pricing and inventory optimization model for both ameliorating and deteriorating items in a competing environment [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 50-71]
  • Deterioration Developing EOQ model with instantaneous deteriorating items for a Vendor-Managed Inventory (VMI) system [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 21-42]
  • Determining lot sizes A Flow shop Production Planning Problem with basic period policy and Sequence Dependent set up times [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 1-19]
  • Diagnosis A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Differential-difference equations Cold standby redundancy optimization for nonrepairable series-parallel systems: Erlang time to failure distribution [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Differential evolution algorithm A PFIH-Based Heuristic for Green Routing Problem with Hard Time Windows [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 75-86]
  • Differential evolution (DE) A Hybrid Fire Fly and Differential Evolution Algorithm for Optimization of a Mixed Repairable and Non-Repairable System Reliability Problem [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 59-77]
  • Different method of payments A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Disaster Management A Multi Objective Graph Based Model for Analyzing Survivability of Vulnerable Networks [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 114-124]
  • Disaster Management Multi-objective routing and scheduling for relief distribution with split delivery in post-disaster response [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 17-27]
  • Discrete-event simulation An Intelligent Algorithm for Optimization of Resource Allocation Problem by Considering Human Error in an Emergency Department [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 287-309]
  • Discrete network location Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]
  • Dispersion Estimator A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Disruption Benders Decomposition Algorithm for Competitive Supply Chain Network Design under Risk of Disruption and Uncertainty [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 30-50]
  • Disruption Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Disruption Competitive pricing in reliable supply chain with uncertainty [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 25-46]
  • Disruption Applying a CVaR Measure for a Stochastic Competitive Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network under Disruption [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 56-73]
  • Disruption Mathematical model for P-hub location problem under simultaneous disruption [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 83-94]
  • Disruption management A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Disruption risk Pricing decisions in a two-echelon decentralized supply chain using bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 106-124]
  • Disruptions Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Distributed scheduling Agent-based approach for cooperative scheduling [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 26-46]
  • Distribution A Genetic Based Scheduling Algorithm for the PHSP with Unequal Batch Size Inbound Trailers [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 167-182]
  • Distribution fitting A New Approach to Distribution Fitting: Decision on Beliefs [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 56-71]
  • Distribution fitting A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]
  • DSATUR algorithm Solving a nurse rostering problem considering nurses preferences by graph theory approach [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 38-57]
  • Dual The Hypergeometric Coupon Collection Problem and its Dual [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 1-7]
  • Durable products A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • Dynamic programming A New Approach to Distribution Fitting: Decision on Beliefs [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 56-71]
  • Dynamic programming Dynamic Pricing with Periodic Review and a Finite set of Prices with Cancellation [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 213-226]
  • Dynamic programming An improved memetic algorithm to minimize earliness–tardiness on a single batch processing machine [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 57-72]
  • Dynamic Programming Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Dynamic programming applications Modern Computational Applications of Dynamic Programming [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 152-155]
  • Dynamic Taguchi design Taguchi Design optimization using multivariate process capability index [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 57-78]
  • Dynamic Time Warping (DTW) Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]

E

  • Earliest-deadline-first (EDF) A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Earliest-deadline-first (EDF) policy A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • Earliness / tardiness A Possibility Linear Programming Approach to Solve a Fuzzy Single Machine Scheduling Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 116-129]
  • Earned value management (EVM) A new project controlling approach based on earned value management and group decision-making process with triangular intuitionistic fuzzy sets [(Articles in Press)]
  • Earthquake disaster Blood products supply chain design considering disaster circumstances (Case study: earthquake disaster in Tehran) [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 51-72]
  • Ecological monitoring Knowledge Extraction from the Neural ‘Black Box’ in Ecological Monitoring [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 38-55]
  • Economic batch quantity Scheduling Accumulated Rework in a Normal Cycle: Optimal Batch Production with Minimum Rework Cycles [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 236-249]
  • Economic batch quantity Optimal Batch Production for a Single Machine System with Accumulated Defectives and Random Rate of Rework [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 243-256]
  • Economic design Monitoring and Diagnosing Multistage Processes: A Review of Cause Selecting Control Charts [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 214-235]
  • Economic manufacturing model Economic manufacturing model under partial backordering and sustainability considerations [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 86-96]
  • Economic order quantity model (EOQ) Developing EOQ model with instantaneous deteriorating items for a Vendor-Managed Inventory (VMI) system [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 21-42]
  • Economic production quantity (EPQ) EPQ model with scrap and backordering under Vendor managed inventory policy [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 85-102]
  • Economic Sanction Optimum allocation of Iranian oil and gas resources using multi-objective linear programming and particle swarm optimization in resistive economy conditions [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 43-68]
  • Economic-Statistical Design Bi-objective Economic statistical design of the joint Xbar and S charts incorporating Taguchi loss function [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Economic-Statistical Design An economic-statistical model for production and maintenance planning under adaptive non-central chi-square control chart [Volume 12, Special issue on Statistical Processes and Statistical Modeling, 2019, Pages 35-65]
  • Efficiency A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • Efficiency Efficiency Analysis of Public Universities in Iran Using DEA Approach: Importance of Stakeholder’s Perspective [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 185-197]
  • Efficiency An Insight into the Model Structures Applied in DEA-Based Bank Branch Efficiency Measurements [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 38-53]
  • Efficiency Comparing the performance of GARCH (p,q) models with different methods of estimation for forecasting crude oil market volatility [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 80-92]
  • Efficient frontier Integrating information of the efficient and anti-efficient frontiers in DEA analysis to assess location of solar plants: A case study in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 163-179]
  • Efficient frontier Implementing an efficient data envelopment analysis method for assessing suppliers of complex product systems [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 113-137]
  • EFQM An EFQM Based Model to Assess an Enterprise Readiness for ERP Implementation [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 51-74]
  • Elastic Demand An exact Method for Stochastic Maximal Covering Problem of Preventive Healthcare Facilities [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 10-23]
  • E-learning Fuzzy analytical network process logic for performance measurement system of e-learning centers of universities [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 261-280]
  • Electre Bi-objective optimization of a blood supply chain network with reliability of blood centers [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 190-213]
  • Electric vehicle routing A mathematical model for the electric vehicle routing with time windows considering queuing system at charging stations and alternative paths [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 284-306]
  • Electronic Commerce A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • ELSP Budgetary Constraints and Idle Time Allocation in Common-Cycle Production with non-zero Setup Time [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 18-32]
  • Emergency Department Developing Goodson’s model for rapid performance assessment of emergency department [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 23-36]
  • Emergency medical services logistics A new stochastic location-allocation emergency medical services healthcare system model during major disaster [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 85-99]
  • Emergency Service Presenting a three-objective model in location-allocation problems using combinational interval full-ranking and maximal covering with backup model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 53-70]
  • Employees’ turnover A data mining approach to employee turnover prediction (case study: Arak automotive parts manufacturing) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 106-121]
  • Energy planning Considering a Model for Sustainable Energy Planning Under Uncertainty [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 1-24]
  • Energy policy evaluation A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Enterprise resource planning An EFQM Based Model to Assess an Enterprise Readiness for ERP Implementation [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 51-74]
  • Entropy The construction projects HSE performance evaluation considering the effect of external factors using Choquet integral, case study (an Iranian power plant construction company) [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 21-40]
  • Environmental Location optimization of agricultural residues-based biomass plant using Z-number DEA [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 39-65]
  • Environmental effects Applying an Imperialist competitive algorithm for scheduling parts in a green cellular manufacturing system with consideration of production planning [(Articles in Press)]
  • EOQ Multi-item inventory model with probabilistic demand function under permissible delay in payment and fuzzy-stochastic budget constraint: A signomial geometric programming method [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 207-227]
  • EPQ Economic Production Quantity in Reworkable Production Systems with Inspection Errors, Scraps and Backlogging [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 170-188]
  • Equal Probability Partition Fast Generation of Deviates for Order Statistics by an Exact Method [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 288-296]
  • Er-expected value A Fuzzy Random Minimum Cost Network Flow Programming Problem [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 34-47]
  • Ethical codes An ethics-based decomposition of Malmquist productivity index using data envelopment analysis [(Articles in Press)]
  • EVM method Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • Exact Method Fast Generation of Deviates for Order Statistics by an Exact Method [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 288-296]
  • Expert Systems A fuzzy expert system for controlling safety and shutoff valves in gas pressure reduction stations under uncertain conditions [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 199-222]
  • Exponential Distribution A Multi-Stage Single-Machine Replacement Strategy Using Stochastic Dynamic Programming [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 198-207]
  • EXSY (export storage yards) Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Extended warranty Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • External Factors The construction projects HSE performance evaluation considering the effect of external factors using Choquet integral, case study (an Iranian power plant construction company) [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 21-40]

F

  • Facilities layout design Layout Design of a Furniture Production Line Using Formal Methods [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 81-96]
  • Facilities planning and design Optimal design of cross docking supply chain networks with time-varying uncertain demands [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 1-20]
  • Facility layout problem A heuristic method for combined optimization of layout design and cluster configuration in continuous productions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 180-204]
  • Facility location The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 175-184]
  • Facility location The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 48-57]
  • Facility location A Multi-objective Model for Location of Transfer Stations: Case Study in Waste Management System of Tehran [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 109-125]
  • Facility location Competitive pricing in reliable supply chain with uncertainty [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 25-46]
  • Facility location-allocation A mathematical model for sustainable probabilistic network design problem with construction scheduling considering social and environmental issues [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 17-37]
  • Failure modes and Effects Analysis Reliability based budgeting with the case study of TV broadcast [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 1-15]
  • Feature selection A comprehensive model of demand prediction based on hybrid artificial intelligence and metaheuristic algorithms: A case study in dairy industry [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 190-203]
  • Feedback equilibrium A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • Final approach A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]
  • Final assembly schedule A chance-constrained multi-objective model for final assembly scheduling in ATO systems with uncertain sub-assembly availability [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Financial flow Effects of integrating physical and financial flows through a closed-loop supply chain network under uncertain demand and return [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 244-269]
  • Financial surveillance The effect of parameter estimation on Phase II control chart performance in monitoring financial GARCH processes with contaminated data [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 93-108]
  • Finite planning horizon A Flow shop Production Planning Problem with basic period policy and Sequence Dependent set up times [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 1-19]
  • Firefly Algorithm Hybrid swarm intelligence-based clustering algorithm for energy management in wireless sensor networks [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 78-106]
  • Firefly algorithm(FA) A Hybrid Fire Fly and Differential Evolution Algorithm for Optimization of a Mixed Repairable and Non-Repairable System Reliability Problem [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 59-77]
  • Firm real-time systems A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Fixed-charge transportation problem Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Flexible Flow Line Simultaneous Lot Sizing and Scheduling in a Flexible Flow Line [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 107-119]
  • Flexible flow shop scheduling Minimizing the energy consumption and the total weighted tardiness for the flexible flowshop using NSGA-II and NRGA [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 150-162]
  • Flexible manufacturing systems Minimizing the number of tool switches in flexible manufacturing cells subject to tools reliability using genetic algorithm [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 17-33]
  • Flexible manufacturing systems An Optimal Preventive Maintenance Model to Enhance Availability and Reliability of Flexible Manufacturing Systems [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 47-61]
  • Flowshop A Set of Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flowshop Problems [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 156-166]
  • Flow shop COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Flow shop A Flow shop Production Planning Problem with basic period policy and Sequence Dependent set up times [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 1-19]
  • FMEA Using Fuzzy FMEA to Increase Patient Safety in Fundamental Processes of Operating Room [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 146-166]
  • FMEA Lean thinking concept application for improving quality service of public services [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 246-254]
  • Forecasting A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Forging defects Quality Tools to Reduce Crankshaft Forging Defects: An Industrial Case Study [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 27-37]
  • Fortification Mathematical model for P-hub location problem under simultaneous disruption [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 83-94]
  • FPTAS An approximation algorithm and FPTAS for Tardy/Lost minimization with common due dates on a single machine [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 1-19]
  • Fuel Costs A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Fuel station location Location of compressed natural gas stations using multi-objective flow refueling location model in the two-way highways: A case study in Iran [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 95-112]
  • Future state value stream mapping (FVSM) Implementation of a Lean Model for Carrying out Value Stream Mapping in a Manufacturing Industry [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 180-196]
  • Fuzzy ANP Critical success factors of service quality in hospitals: A hybrid fuzzy multiple attribute decision-making approach [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 19-33]
  • Fuzzy bi-objective model A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Fuzzy chance constrained programming Model and Solution Approach for Multi objective-multi commodity Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with Fuzzy Demand [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 208-229]
  • Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analysis A real-time framework for performance optimization of safety culture in the oil and gas industry under deep uncertainty: A case study [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 255-282]
  • Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analysis (FDEA) Location optimization of agricultural residues-based biomass plant using Z-number DEA [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 39-65]
  • Fuzzy Delphi Critical success factors of service quality in hospitals: A hybrid fuzzy multiple attribute decision-making approach [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 19-33]
  • Fuzzy FMEA Using Fuzzy FMEA to Increase Patient Safety in Fundamental Processes of Operating Room [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 146-166]
  • Fuzzy inference system Estimation of relief supplies demands through fuzzy inference system in earthquake condition [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 154-165]
  • Fuzzy logic Using Fuzzy FMEA to Increase Patient Safety in Fundamental Processes of Operating Room [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 146-166]
  • Fuzzy logic A fuzzy expert system for controlling safety and shutoff valves in gas pressure reduction stations under uncertain conditions [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 199-222]
  • Fuzzy mathematical programming Blood products supply chain design considering disaster circumstances (Case study: earthquake disaster in Tehran) [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 51-72]
  • Fuzzy methods Two-stage fuzzy-stochastic programming for parallel machine scheduling problem with machine deterioration and operator learning effect [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 16-32]
  • Fuzzy Multiobjective Model A Comprehensive Fuzzy Multiobjective Supplier Selection Model under Price Brakes and Using Interval Comparison Matrices [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 224-244]
  • Fuzzy Sets Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Fuzzy Set Theory Identification and ranking risks of horizontal directional drilling for oil & gas wells by using fuzzy analytic network process, a case study for Gachsaran oil field wells [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 46-60]
  • Fuzzy theory A Project Scheduling Method Based on Fuzzy Theory [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 70-80]
  • Fuzzy theory A Novel Hybrid Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Model for Supplier Selection Problem (A Case Study in Advertising industry) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 65-79]
  • Fuzzy VIKOR Critical success factors of service quality in hospitals: A hybrid fuzzy multiple attribute decision-making approach [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 19-33]

G

  • GA algorithm Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Game-theory Coordination of Pricing, Ordering, and Lead time Decisions in a Manufacturing Supply Chain [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Gantt chart Learning Curve Consideration in Makespan Computation Using Artificial Neural Network Approach [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 183-192]
  • GARCH model The effect of parameter estimation on Phase II control chart performance in monitoring financial GARCH processes with contaminated data [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 93-108]
  • GARCH (p Comparing the performance of GARCH (p,q) models with different methods of estimation for forecasting crude oil market volatility [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 80-92]
  • Gas demand security index Measuring gas demand security using Principal Component Analysis (PCA): A case study [Volume 12, Special issue on Statistical Processes and Statistical Modeling, 2019, Pages 66-80]
  • Gate Assignment Benders’ decomposition algorithm to solve bi-level bi-objective scheduling of aircrafts and gate assignment under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 111-126]
  • Gauge measurement errors The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]
  • Generalized flow shop COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Generalized linear model Monitoring and Diagnosing Multistage Processes: A Review of Cause Selecting Control Charts [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 214-235]
  • Generalized tardiness flowshop Development of a Set of Algorithms for the Multi-Project Scheduling Problems [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 23-36]
  • Genetic algorithm Extending Two-Dimensional Bin Packing Problem: Consideration of Priority for Items [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 72-84]
  • Genetic algorithm Software Implementation and Experimentation with a New Genetic Algorithm for Layout Design [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 116-124]
  • Genetic algorithm Performance Analysis of Screening Unit in a Paper Plant Using Genetic Algorithm [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 140-151]
  • Genetic algorithm A Genetic Based Scheduling Algorithm for the PHSP with Unequal Batch Size Inbound Trailers [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 167-182]
  • Genetic algorithm Part-level Sequence Dependent Setup Time Reduction in CMS [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 142-153]
  • Genetic algorithm Model and Solution Approach for Multi objective-multi commodity Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with Fuzzy Demand [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 208-229]
  • Genetic algorithm A Comparison of Regression and Neural Network Based for Multiple Response Optimization in a Real Case Study of Gasoline Production Process [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 77-94]
  • Genetic algorithm A Hybrid Modified Meta-heuristic Algorithm for Solving the Traveling Salesman Problem [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 57-69]
  • Genetic algorithm Comparing supply side and demand side options for electrifying a local area using life cycle analysis of energy technologies and demand side programs [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 1-8]
  • Genetic algorithm Minimizing the number of tool switches in flexible manufacturing cells subject to tools reliability using genetic algorithm [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 17-33]
  • Genetic algorithm Genetic Algorithm-Based Optimization Approach for an Uncapacitated Single Allocation P-hub Center Problem with more realistic cost structure [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 108-124]
  • Genetic algorithm Enhanced chromosome repairing mechanism based genetic algorithm approach for the multi-period perishable production inventory-routing problem [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 30-56]
  • Genetic algorithm Particle swarm optimization for minimizing total earliness/tardiness costs of two-stage assembly flowshop scheduling problem in a batched delivery system [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 78-91]
  • Genetic algorithm Approximating the step change point of the process fraction non conforming using genetic algorithm to optimize the likelihood function [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 118-128]
  • Genetic Algorithm Multi-objective optimization of time-cost-quality-carbon dioxide emission-plan robustness in construction projects [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 102-125]
  • Genetic Algorithm Minimizing the energy consumption and the total weighted tardiness for the flexible flowshop using NSGA-II and NRGA [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 150-162]
  • Genetic Algorithm Reference group genetic algorithm for flexible job shop scheduling problem with multiple objective functions [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 153-169]
  • Genetic Algorithm A max-min fuzzy approach for supplier selection and order allocation problem with transportation costs: Genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 204-215]
  • Genetic Algorithm Mathematical model for P-hub location problem under simultaneous disruption [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 83-94]
  • Genetic Algorithm Optimization of parallel machine scheduling problem with human resiliency engineering: A new hybrid meta-heuristics approach [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 31-45]
  • Genetic Algorithms Development of a Genetic Algorithm for Advertising Time Allocation Problems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 245-255]
  • Geographical accessibility Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Geographical Zoning Scheduling production and transportation in multi-site supply chain simultaneously regarding to exclusive suppliers [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 170-189]
  • Geometric programming Optimal production and marketing planning with geometric programming approach [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 18-29]
  • Geometric programming An integrated production-marketing planning model With Cubic production cost function and imperfect production process [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 91-108]
  • Glass industry An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Global Contamination A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Global Value Chain A new model for Physical flow optimization in the global automotive value chain (Case study: SIBA MOTOR Company) [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 34-55]
  • Goal programming A Goal Programming Model for Single Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Routes [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 154-163]
  • Goal Programming A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • Goal Programming A Customized Bi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Locating Post Offices and Delivery of Post Parcels [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Goal Programming A two-stage robust model for portfolio selection by using goal programming [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 1-17]
  • Goal Programming Measuring performance of a three-stage structure using data envelopment analysis and Stackelberg game [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 151-173]
  • Goal Programming Designing a ride-sharing transportation system for assignment and transfer of passengers to a common destination [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 141-153]
  • Goaround procedure A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Graph Coloring Solving a nurse rostering problem considering nurses preferences by graph theory approach [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 38-57]
  • Graphical user interface Software Implementation and Experimentation with a New Genetic Algorithm for Layout Design [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 116-124]
  • Graph theory Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Graph theory Solving a nurse rostering problem considering nurses preferences by graph theory approach [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 38-57]
  • Green supply chain Pricing strategy and return policy of one-echelon green supply chain under both green and hybrid productions [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 17-29]
  • Green supply chain Studying the impact of quantity discount contract and cost-sharing contract on a two-echelon green supply chain profit [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 24-49]
  • Green supply chain Coordination of a green supply chain with one manufacturer and two duopolistic retailers through an environmental and social cost sharing contract [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 108-126]
  • Green Supply Chain Management A Novel Two-Stage Mathematical Model for Green Supplier Development [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 69-90]
  • Green vehicle routing A hybrid metaheuristic algorithm for the robust pollution-routing problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 244-257]
  • Green Vehicle Routing Problem Three New Heuristic Algorithms For The Fleet Size And Mix Green Vehicle Routing Problem [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 88-101]
  • Green Vehicle Routing Problem A differential evolution algorithm to solve new green VRP model by optimizing fuel consumption considering traffic limitations for collection of expired products [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 251-269]
  • Grobner bases theory Global optimization of mixed-integer polynomial programming problems: A new method based on Grobner Bases theory [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 1-15]
  • Group decision making A new project controlling approach based on earned value management and group decision-making process with triangular intuitionistic fuzzy sets [(Articles in Press)]

H

  • Hawk-Dove game Vehicle Routing Problem in Competitive Environment: Two-Person Nonzero Sum Game Approach [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 35-52]
  • Hazardous Design of 7×24 logistics system for hazardous materials (case study: distribution of gasoline) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 47-64]
  • Headway Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]
  • Healthcare Integrated planning for blood platelet production: a robust optimization approach [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 55-80]
  • Healthcare Multi-period and multi-resource operating room scheduling and rescheduling using a rolling horizon approach: a case study [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 97-115]
  • Healthcare A mathematical model for sustainable probabilistic network design problem with construction scheduling considering social and environmental issues [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 17-37]
  • Health care Coordinating Pricing and Ordering Decisions in a Multi-Echelon Pharmacological Supply Chain under Different Market Power using Game Theory [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 35-56]
  • Health Care System Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]
  • Health Care System Critical success factors of service quality in hospitals: A hybrid fuzzy multiple attribute decision-making approach [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 19-33]
  • Health service management A dynamic bi-objective model for after disaster blood supply chain network design; a robust possibilistic programming approach [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 16-28]
  • Hesitant fuzzy sets A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Heuristic Algorithm Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Heuristic Algorithm A heuristic method for combined optimization of layout design and cluster configuration in continuous productions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 180-204]
  • HGAPSA Hybrid algorithms for Job shop Scheduling Problem with Lot streaming and A Parallel Assembly Stage [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 92-112]
  • HGAPVNS Hybrid algorithms for Job shop Scheduling Problem with Lot streaming and A Parallel Assembly Stage [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 92-112]
  • Hierarchical Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Hierarchical FacilityLocation (HFLPs) Hierarchical Facility Location and Hub Network Problems: A literature review [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 1-22]
  • Hierarchical hub location Considering different kinds of vehicles in a hierarchical hub location model [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 126-145]
  • Hierarchical Hub Network Problems (HHNPs) Hierarchical Facility Location and Hub Network Problems: A literature review [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 1-22]
  • Hierarchical network design A fuzzy optimization approach to hierarchical healthcare facilities network design considering human resource constraint: A case study [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 74-95]
  • Hierarchical structure Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]
  • Honey supply chain Honey global supply chain network design using fuzzy optimization approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 113-139]
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling Identification and ranking risks of horizontal directional drilling for oil & gas wells by using fuzzy analytic network process, a case study for Gachsaran oil field wells [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 46-60]
  • Hospital An analytical model based on simulation aiming to improve patient flow in a hospital surgical suite [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 66-82]
  • Hospital information system Identification of parameters affecting the success of the hospital information system & presentation of a model for user satisfaction improvement [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 1-9]
  • HSE The construction projects HSE performance evaluation considering the effect of external factors using Choquet integral, case study (an Iranian power plant construction company) [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 21-40]
  • Hub and Spoke Hierarchical Facility Location and Hub Network Problems: A literature review [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 1-22]
  • Hub Location Uncapacitated phub center problem under uncertainty [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 23-39]
  • Hub Location Two-stage stochastic programming model for capacitated complete star p-hub network with different fare classes of customers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 74-96]
  • Hub Location Problem Genetic Algorithm-Based Optimization Approach for an Uncapacitated Single Allocation P-hub Center Problem with more realistic cost structure [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 108-124]
  • Human error An Intelligent Algorithm for Optimization of Resource Allocation Problem by Considering Human Error in an Emergency Department [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 287-309]
  • Human fatigue Stochastic human fatigue modeling in production systems [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 270-283]
  • Humanitarian behaviour A two-stage mathematical model for evacuation planning and relief logistics in a response phase [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 129-146]
  • Humanitarian relief logistics, platelets, coordination, capacity sharing Multiple-organizational coordination planning for humanitarian relief operations [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 29-42]
  • Human Resource Management A data mining approach to employee turnover prediction (case study: Arak automotive parts manufacturing) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 106-121]
  • Hybrid flow shop scheduling A novel mathematical model for a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem under buffer and resource limitations-A case study [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 58-77]
  • Hybrid genetic algorithm A novel mathematical model for a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem under buffer and resource limitations-A case study [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 58-77]
  • Hybrid linear/nonlinear models Which Methodology is Better for Combining Linear and Nonlinear Models for Time Series Forecasting? [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 265-285]
  • Hybrid meta-heuristic algorithm A new stochastic location-allocation emergency medical services healthcare system model during major disaster [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 85-99]
  • Hybrid particle swarm optimization A Flow shop Production Planning Problem with basic period policy and Sequence Dependent set up times [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 1-19]
  • Hybrid production mode Pricing strategy and return policy of one-echelon green supply chain under both green and hybrid productions [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 17-29]
  • Hypergeometric The Hypergeometric Coupon Collection Problem and its Dual [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 1-7]
  • Hypothesis testing The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]

I

  • IEC 60300-3-14 standard A Practical Self-Assessment Framework for Evaluation of Maintenance Management System based on RAMS Model and Maintenance Standards [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 125-143]
  • Impedance function A novel bi-objective reliable location routing model considering impedance function under demand-side and supply-side uncertainty (A Case study) [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 35-49]
  • Imperfect preventive maintenance Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • Imperfect Production Scheduling Accumulated Rework in a Normal Cycle: Optimal Batch Production with Minimum Rework Cycles [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 236-249]
  • Imperialist Competitive Algorithm Applying an Imperialist competitive algorithm for scheduling parts in a green cellular manufacturing system with consideration of production planning [(Articles in Press)]
  • Individual regret A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Initial Condition A Mushy State Simulated Annealing [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 193-208]
  • Innovation Diffusion Balanced clusters and diffusion process in signed networks [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 104-117]
  • Inspection A New Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Cumulative Sums of Conforming Run-Lengths [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 256-264]
  • Integer programming A new mathematical model for intensity matrix decomposition using multileaf collimator [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 13-29]
  • Integer programming Two-stage fuzzy-stochastic programming for parallel machine scheduling problem with machine deterioration and operator learning effect [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 16-32]
  • Integrated decision making Integrated Procurement, Production and Delivery Scheduling in a Generalized three Stage Supply Chain [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 189-212]
  • Integrated Supply Chain Scheduling production and transportation in multi-site supply chain simultaneously regarding to exclusive suppliers [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 170-189]
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) A new mathematical model for intensity matrix decomposition using multileaf collimator [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 13-29]
  • Inter-cell Layout Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Intermediate due date Development of a Set of Algorithms for the Multi-Project Scheduling Problems [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 23-36]
  • Intermediate due date COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Intermediate due dates A Set of Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flowshop Problems [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 156-166]
  • Interpretive structural modeling Improvement of project management office performance: An empirical investigation of effective factors in iranian construction industry [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 146-164]
  • Interval Comparison Matrices A Comprehensive Fuzzy Multiobjective Supplier Selection Model under Price Brakes and Using Interval Comparison Matrices [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 224-244]
  • Interval Data Classifying inputs and outputs in interval data envelopment analysis [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 134-150]
  • Interval Data Interval network data envelopment analysis model for classification of investment companies in the presence of uncertain data [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 63-72]
  • Interval Data Envelopment Analysis Interval network data envelopment analysis model for classification of investment companies in the presence of uncertain data [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 63-72]
  • Interval full-ranking Presenting a three-objective model in location-allocation problems using combinational interval full-ranking and maximal covering with backup model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 53-70]
  • Interval-valued hesitant fuzzy sets Interval-Valued Hesitant Fuzzy Method based on Group Decision Analysis for Estimating Weights of Decision Makers [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 96-110]
  • Interval-Valued Intuitionistic Fuzzy Set Supplier selection with multi-criteria group decision making based on interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy sets (case study on a project-based company) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 18-37]
  • Intra-cell Layout Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Intra/inter-cell movement A Mathematical Model for Cell Formation in CMS Using Sequence Data [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 144-153]
  • Invasive Weed Optimization Algorithm A comprehensive model of demand prediction based on hybrid artificial intelligence and metaheuristic algorithms: A case study in dairy industry [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 190-203]
  • Inventory Integrated Procurement, Production and Delivery Scheduling in a Generalized three Stage Supply Chain [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 189-212]
  • Inventory Queueing Inventory System in a Two-level Supply Chain with One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 52-62]
  • Inventory Economic manufacturing model under partial backordering and sustainability considerations [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 86-96]
  • Inventory Coordinating Pricing and Ordering Decisions in a Multi-Echelon Pharmacological Supply Chain under Different Market Power using Game Theory [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 35-56]
  • Inventory Optimizing location, routing and inventory decisions in an integrated supply chain network under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 93-111]
  • Inventory An integrated production-marketing planning model With Cubic production cost function and imperfect production process [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 91-108]
  • Inventory Developing a model for pricing and control the inventory of perishable products with exponential demand [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 120-140]
  • Inventory control One-for-One Period Policy and its Optimal Solution [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 200-217]
  • Inventory control Budgetary Constraints and Idle Time Allocation in Common-Cycle Production with non-zero Setup Time [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 18-32]
  • Inventory control A Queueing-Inventory System with Repair Center for Defective Items and One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 230-239]
  • Inventory games Inventory Control Games with Prepayments [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 127-143]
  • Inventory management Price Discount and Stochastic Initial Inventory in the Newsboy Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 130-138]
  • Inventory policies Stochastic Decision Making in Manufacturing Environments [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 17-34]
  • Inverse matrix Some Modifications to Calculate Regression Coefficients in Multiple Linear Regression [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 75-86]
  • Investment Company Interval network data envelopment analysis model for classification of investment companies in the presence of uncertain data [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 63-72]
  • Investment in cranes Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Investment organizations Balancing construction projects by considering resilience factors in crisis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Iranian Construction Industry Improvement of project management office performance: An empirical investigation of effective factors in iranian construction industry [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 146-164]
  • Iran Marketplace A multi-criteria decision making approach for priority areas selection in membrane industry for investment promotion: a case study in Iran Marketplace [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 41-61]
  • IRP Enhanced chromosome repairing mechanism based genetic algorithm approach for the multi-period perishable production inventory-routing problem [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 30-56]
  • Iterated local search Iterated Local Search Algorithm for the Constrained Two-Dimensional Non-Guillotine Cutting Problem [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 164-179]

J

  • Job shop Maximizing service level in a β-robust job shop scheduling model [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 59-71]
  • Job shop Hybrid algorithms for Job shop Scheduling Problem with Lot streaming and A Parallel Assembly Stage [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 92-112]
  • Job shop scheduling Minimizing the maximum tardiness and makespan criteria in a job shop scheduling problem with sequence dependent setup times [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 134-150]
  • Job shop scheduling problem Job shop scheduling problem based on learning effects, flexible maintenance activities and transportation times [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 107-119]
  • Joint lot size A chance-constrained multi-objective model for final assembly scheduling in ATO systems with uncertain sub-assembly availability [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Joint venture Optimal control of quality investment in joint venture by Stackelberg game [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 83-107]

K

  • Kepner-Tregoe analysis Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • K-means Algorithm Proposing an approach to calculate headway intervals to improve bus fleet scheduling using a data mining algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 72-86]
  • Knowledge Leadership The impact of different leadership styles in successful implementation of knowledge management in organizations by structural equation modeling [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Knowledge Management The impact of different leadership styles in successful implementation of knowledge management in organizations by structural equation modeling [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Knowledge transfer A conceptual framework of contextual factors affecting knowledge transfer using meta-synthesis method [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 9-30]

L

  • Laissez-Faire Leadership The impact of different leadership styles in successful implementation of knowledge management in organizations by structural equation modeling [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Landing capacity A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Landing safety A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Landing systems A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]
  • Last aggregation A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Lateral transshipment An integrated model for designing a distribution network of products under facility and transportation link disruptions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-126]
  • Layout algorithms Layout Design of a Furniture Production Line Using Formal Methods [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 81-96]
  • Layout design Software Implementation and Experimentation with a New Genetic Algorithm for Layout Design [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 116-124]
  • Lead-time risk pooling Determining Optimal Number of Suppliers in a Multiple Sourcing Model under Stochastic Lead Times [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 16-27]
  • Leanness criteria Hospital leanness assessment model: A fuzzy MULTI-MOORA decision making approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 37-59]
  • Lean principles Developing Goodson’s model for rapid performance assessment of emergency department [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 23-36]
  • Learning Two-stage fuzzy-stochastic programming for parallel machine scheduling problem with machine deterioration and operator learning effect [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 16-32]
  • Learning curve Learning Curve Consideration in Makespan Computation Using Artificial Neural Network Approach [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 183-192]
  • Less-than-truckload freight terminal Door Allocations to Origins and Destinations at Less-than-Truckload Trucking Terminals [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 1-15]
  • Linear Programming Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • Linear Programming An approach for solving two- person zero- sum matrix games in neutrosophic environment [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 186-198]
  • Linear Programming Multi-period network Data Envelopment Analysis to measure the efficiency of a real business [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 55-77]
  • Linear programming (LP) A Project Scheduling Method Based on Fuzzy Theory [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 70-80]
  • Linear quadratic formulation Linear Quadratic Differential Game Formulation for Leaderless Formation Control [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 47-58]
  • Liner Shipping A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Local Contamination A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Locating Presenting a multi-objective locating-routing-arc model with a collaborative approach (a food distribution case study) [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 144-163]
  • Location Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Location Optimizing location, routing and inventory decisions in an integrated supply chain network under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 93-111]
  • Location-allocation model Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Location and allocation A location-allocation model in the multi-level supply chain with multi-objective evolutionary approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 140-160]
  • Location-routing problem A Comparison of Four Multi-Objective Meta-Heuristics for a Capacitated Location-Routing Problem [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 20-33]
  • Location-routing problem A Customized Bi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Locating Post Offices and Delivery of Post Parcels [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Location Routing Problem Solving a bi-objective multi-commodity two-echelon capacitated location routing problem [(Articles in Press)]
  • Logistic network design Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Logistics Integrated Procurement, Production and Delivery Scheduling in a Generalized three Stage Supply Chain [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 189-212]
  • Loss function A multi-objective optimization model for process targeting [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 18-34]
  • Lot clustering Modeling of a Probabilistic Re-Entrant Line Bounded by Limited Operation Utilization Time [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 28-40]
  • Lot sizing Simultaneous Lot Sizing and Scheduling in a Flexible Flow Line [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 107-119]
  • Lot-sizing A New model for integrated lot sizing and scheduling in flexible job shop problem [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 72-91]
  • Lot streaming Hybrid algorithms for Job shop Scheduling Problem with Lot streaming and A Parallel Assembly Stage [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 92-112]
  • LP relaxation Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • LP rounding based method A comprehensive model for concurrent optimization of product family and its supply chain network design considering reverse logistic [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 116-131]
  • Lung cancer Detection of lung cancer using CT images based on novel PSO clustering [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 163-175]

M

  • Machine cells Machine Cell Formation Based on a New Similarity Coefficient [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 318-344]
  • Machine Learning Automatic road crack detection and classification using image processing techniques, machine learning and integrated models in urban areas: A novel image binarization technique [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 85-97]
  • Machine Learning Investigation of effective factors in expanding electronic payment in Iran using datamining techniques [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 61-94]
  • Machine Replacement Policy A Multi-Stage Single-Machine Replacement Strategy Using Stochastic Dynamic Programming [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 198-207]
  • Mahalanobis distance An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Mahalanobis distance A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Mahalanobis distance (MD) Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Mahalanobis distance (MD) Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • Mahalanobis space Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Mahalanobis space (reference group) An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Mahalanobis space (reference group) Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • Mahalanobis-Taguchi System An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Mahalanobis-Taguchi System A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Mahalanobis-Taguchi system (MTS) Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Mahalanobis-Taguchi system (MTS) Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • Maintenance management An Optimal Preventive Maintenance Model to Enhance Availability and Reliability of Flexible Manufacturing Systems [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 47-61]
  • Maintenance scheduling An Optimal Preventive Maintenance Model to Enhance Availability and Reliability of Flexible Manufacturing Systems [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 47-61]
  • Major crises A new stochastic location-allocation emergency medical services healthcare system model during major disaster [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 85-99]
  • Malmquist productivity index Performance measurement of detection and governmental punitive agency by integrated approach based on DEMATEL, ANP, and DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 205-222]
  • Malmquist productivity index An ethics-based decomposition of Malmquist productivity index using data envelopment analysis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Man-hours for consolidation Door Allocations to Origins and Destinations at Less-than-Truckload Trucking Terminals [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 1-15]
  • Manufacturer-retailer chain Simultaneous coordination of review period and order-up-to-level in a manufacturer-retailer chain [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Manufacturing Stochastic Decision Making in Manufacturing Environments [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 17-34]
  • Manufacturing process acceleration Coordination of Pricing, Ordering, and Lead time Decisions in a Manufacturing Supply Chain [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Manufacturing system A method of identifying suitable manufacturing system (Cellular) for automotive sector using Analytical Hierarchy Process [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 20-34]
  • Marketing planning Optimal production and marketing planning with geometric programming approach [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 18-29]
  • Market Power Coordination of pricing and cooperative advertising for perishable products in a two-echelon supply chain: A bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 38-58]
  • Market Power Market power influential approach using game theory in a two competing supply chains with multi-echelons under centralized/decentralized environments [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 22-54]
  • Markov chain Optimizing location, routing and inventory decisions in an integrated supply chain network under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 93-111]
  • Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) Bayesian Estimation of Change Point in Phase One Risk Adjusted Control Charts [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 20-37]
  • Markovian decision process A New Approach to Distribution Fitting: Decision on Beliefs [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 56-71]
  • Markovian model Congestion Pricing: A Parking Queue Model [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 1-17]
  • Markov process A New Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Cumulative Sums of Conforming Run-Lengths [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 256-264]
  • Markov process Cold standby redundancy optimization for nonrepairable series-parallel systems: Erlang time to failure distribution [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Mars algorithm An integrated heuristic method based on piecewise regression and cluster analysis for fluctuation data (A case study on health-care: Psoriasis patients) [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 175-189]
  • Master production scheduling Evaluating alternative MPS development methods using MCDM and numerical simulation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 73-90]
  • Mathematical Modeling Bertrand’s Paradox Revisited: More Lessons about that Ambiguous Word, Random [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 1-26]
  • Mathematical Modeling Designing a ride-sharing transportation system for assignment and transfer of passengers to a common destination [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 141-153]
  • Mathematical Modelling Simultaneous Lot Sizing and Scheduling in a Flexible Flow Line [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 107-119]
  • Matrix games An approach for solving two- person zero- sum matrix games in neutrosophic environment [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 186-198]
  • MCDM A Novel Hybrid Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Model for Supplier Selection Problem (A Case Study in Advertising industry) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 65-79]
  • MCDM techniques Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • MCGP Presenting a stochastic multi choice goal programming model for reducing wastages and shortages of blood products at hospitals [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 81-96]
  • MDL A Novel Hybrid Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Model for Supplier Selection Problem (A Case Study in Advertising industry) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 65-79]
  • Mean value analysis Modeling of a Probabilistic Re-Entrant Line Bounded by Limited Operation Utilization Time [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 28-40]
  • Membrane applications A multi-criteria decision making approach for priority areas selection in membrane industry for investment promotion: a case study in Iran Marketplace [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 41-61]
  • Memetic algorithm An improved memetic algorithm to minimize earliness–tardiness on a single batch processing machine [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 57-72]
  • M-estimate A Robust Dispersion Control Chart Based on M-estimate [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 297-307]
  • M-estimator A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Metaheuristic Generalized Cyclic Open Shop Scheduling and a Hybrid Algorithm [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 345-359]
  • Meta-heuristic Reference group genetic algorithm for flexible job shop scheduling problem with multiple objective functions [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 153-169]
  • Metaheuristic Algorithm A hybrid metaheuristic algorithm for the robust pollution-routing problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 244-257]
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms Ambulance routing in disaster response scenario considering different types of ambulances and semi soft time windows [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 95-128]
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms Solving a bi-objective multi-commodity two-echelon capacitated location routing problem [(Articles in Press)]
  • Meta-heuristics A Hybrid Fire Fly and Differential Evolution Algorithm for Optimization of a Mixed Repairable and Non-Repairable System Reliability Problem [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 59-77]
  • Meta-heuristics Two-stage fuzzy-stochastic programming for parallel machine scheduling problem with machine deterioration and operator learning effect [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 16-32]
  • Meta-heuristics Detecting communities of workforces for the multi-skill resource-constrained project scheduling problem: A dandelion solution approach [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 72-99]
  • Meta-Synthesis A conceptual framework of contextual factors affecting knowledge transfer using meta-synthesis method [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 9-30]
  • Microscopic emission models A PFIH-Based Heuristic for Green Routing Problem with Hard Time Windows [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 75-86]
  • Minimum angle method A New Optimization Model for Designing Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Run Length of Conforming Items [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 67-87]
  • Mixed-integer polynomial programming (MIPP) Global optimization of mixed-integer polynomial programming problems: A new method based on Grobner Bases theory [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 1-15]
  • Mix vehicle routing Three New Heuristic Algorithms For The Fleet Size And Mix Green Vehicle Routing Problem [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 88-101]
  • Modeling Reduction of production disturbances of a shoemaking industry through a discrete event simulation approach [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 215-243]
  • Models Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • Modified backward pass (MBP) A Project Scheduling Method Based on Fuzzy Theory [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 70-80]
  • MODM Bi-objective optimization of a blood supply chain network with reliability of blood centers [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 190-213]
  • MOLP A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • Monte-Carlo simulation Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • Multi Commodity Solving a bi-objective multi-commodity two-echelon capacitated location routing problem [(Articles in Press)]
  • Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Hospital leanness assessment model: A fuzzy MULTI-MOORA decision making approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 37-59]
  • Multi-criteria decision making Evaluating alternative MPS development methods using MCDM and numerical simulation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 73-90]
  • Multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) A multi-criteria decision making approach for priority areas selection in membrane industry for investment promotion: a case study in Iran Marketplace [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 41-61]
  • Multi-echelon inventory Deriving the Exact Cost Function for a Two-Level Inventory System with Information Sharing [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 41-50]
  • Multilateration data A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]
  • Multi-layer Perceptron A comprehensive model of demand prediction based on hybrid artificial intelligence and metaheuristic algorithms: A case study in dairy industry [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 190-203]
  • Multileaf collimator A new mathematical model for intensity matrix decomposition using multileaf collimator [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 13-29]
  • Multi objective capacitated arc routing problem Model and Solution Approach for Multi objective-multi commodity Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with Fuzzy Demand [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 208-229]
  • Multi-objective decision making (MODM) An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Multi-objective location-routing Solving a Multi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Hazardous Waste Management Industrial [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 270-286]
  • Multi-objective metaheuristic algorithms A Comparison of Four Multi-Objective Meta-Heuristics for a Capacitated Location-Routing Problem [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 20-33]
  • Multi objective Optimization A multi-objective Two-Echelon Capacitated Vehicle Routing Problem for perishable products [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 62-84]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization A Multi-objective Model for Location of Transfer Stations: Case Study in Waste Management System of Tehran [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 109-125]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization Blood products supply chain design considering disaster circumstances (Case study: earthquake disaster in Tehran) [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 51-72]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization Presenting a three-objective model in location-allocation problems using combinational interval full-ranking and maximal covering with backup model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 53-70]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization Multi-objective routing and scheduling for relief distribution with split delivery in post-disaster response [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 17-27]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization A Hybrid Fire Fly and Differential Evolution Algorithm for Optimization of a Mixed Repairable and Non-Repairable System Reliability Problem [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 59-77]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization A chance-constrained multi-objective model for final assembly scheduling in ATO systems with uncertain sub-assembly availability [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization A Multi-objective optimization model for project scheduling with time-varying resource requirements and capacities [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 92-118]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Multi-Objective Optimization Solving a bi-objective multi-commodity two-echelon capacitated location routing problem [(Articles in Press)]
  • Multiobjective Problem A multiobjective continuous covering location model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 40-52]
  • Multi-objective Programming Sustainability in paper industry closed-loop supply chain (case study: East Azerbaijan province, Iran) [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 33-49]
  • Multi-Period Optimization of multi-product, multi-period closed loop supply chain under uncertainty in product return rate: case study in Kalleh dairy company [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 95-114]
  • Multi-period programming A multi-period fuzzy mathematical programming model for crude oil supply chain network design considering budget and equipment limitations [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 88-107]
  • Multiple Attribute Decision Making (MADM) Economical-Statistical design of one- sided CCC-r control chart based on analytical hierarchy process [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 127-145]
  • Multiple comparisons Bi-objective optimization of a blood supply chain network with reliability of blood centers [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 190-213]
  • Multiple- Criteria Decision-Making A Novel Hybrid Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Model for Supplier Selection Problem (A Case Study in Advertising industry) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 65-79]
  • Multiple criteria group decision-making methodologies An extended intuitionistic fuzzy modified group complex proportional assessment approach [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 229-246]
  • Multiple deferred state sampling plan The effects of misclassification errors on multiple deferred state attribute sampling plan [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 31-46]
  • Multiple objective programming Robust portfolio optimization based on minimax regret approach in Tehran stock exchange market [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 51-62]
  • Multiple observations New Approach in Fitting Linear Regression Models with the Aim of Improving Accuracy and Power [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 95-113]
  • Multiple routes A Goal Programming Model for Single Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Routes [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 154-163]
  • Multiple simulated annealing Fuzzy Multi-Period Mathematical Programming Model for Maximal Covering Location Problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 223-243]
  • Multiple-sourcing Determining Optimal Number of Suppliers in a Multiple Sourcing Model under Stochastic Lead Times [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 16-27]
  • Multiprocessor systems A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Multi-Product Optimization of multi-product, multi-period closed loop supply chain under uncertainty in product return rate: case study in Kalleh dairy company [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 95-114]
  • Multi-Product Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Multi-product supply chain Coordination of pricing and cooperative advertising for perishable products in a two-echelon supply chain: A bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 38-58]
  • Multi-project scheduling Development of a Set of Algorithms for the Multi-Project Scheduling Problems [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 23-36]
  • Multi-state system An integrated production and preventive maintenance planning model with imperfect maintenance in multi-state system [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 28-42]
  • Multi-State System (MSS) Effects of faulty estimate in component reliability on system designing: a simulation approach [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 174-185]
  • Multi-type transshipment links Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Multivariate A Comparison of the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to A Standard Statistical Method for Defect Detection [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 250-258]
  • Multivariate exponentially weighted moving average control chart Multi-Objective Economic-Statistical Design of VSSI-MEWMA-DWL Control Chart with Multiple Assignable Causes [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 34-58]
  • Multivariate process The Effect of Gauge Measurement Capability and Dependency Measure of Process Variables on the MCp [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 59-76]
  • Multi-vehicles Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Muscle Activity Impact of vehicle seat back inclination on occupational driving safety [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 1-8]

N

  • Nash Bargaining Game Vehicle Routing Problem in Competitive Environment: Two-Person Nonzero Sum Game Approach [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 35-52]
  • Nash differential game A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • Nash equilibrium Linear Quadratic Differential Game Formulation for Leaderless Formation Control [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 47-58]
  • Nash game theory A Game Theoretical Study on Pricing and Production Decisions of Firms [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 1-24]
  • Nash vs. Stackelberg game Market power influential approach using game theory in a two competing supply chains with multi-echelons under centralized/decentralized environments [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 22-54]
  • Nested Partition Algorithm Development of PSPO Simulation Optimization Algorithm [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 128-141]
  • Nested systems Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Net Present Value Project resource investment problem under progress payment model [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 84-101]
  • Net Present Value (NPV) A Multi-objective optimization model for project scheduling with time-varying resource requirements and capacities [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 92-118]
  • Network Data Envelopment Analysis Interval network data envelopment analysis model for classification of investment companies in the presence of uncertain data [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 63-72]
  • Network Data Envelopment Analysis Multi-period network Data Envelopment Analysis to measure the efficiency of a real business [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 55-77]
  • Network DEA Measuring performance of a three-stage structure using data envelopment analysis and Stackelberg game [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 151-173]
  • Networked infrastructure systems Strategies to Overcome Network Congestion in Infrastructure Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 97-115]
  • Networked quality loss Quality Loss Function – A Common Methodology for Three Cases [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 218-234]
  • Network flow Cooperative network flow problem with pricing decisions and allocation of benefits: A game theory approach [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 73-87]
  • Neural Network An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Neural Network Using Neural Networks with Limited Data to Estimate Manufacturing Cost [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 257-274]
  • Newsboy problem Price Discount and Stochastic Initial Inventory in the Newsboy Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 130-138]
  • Newsvendor problem Introducing a mathematical model in supply chain with adding trust flow [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 80-103]
  • Non-dominated Sorting Genetic A Preemptive multimode resource constrained project scheduling model with cash flows [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 28-44]
  • Nonlinear Integer Programming An exact Method for Stochastic Maximal Covering Problem of Preventive Healthcare Facilities [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 10-23]
  • Nonlinear Model Optimal production and marketing planning with geometric programming approach [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 18-29]
  • Non-parametric control chart A Non-parametric Control Chart for Controlling Variability Based on Squared Rank Test [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 114-125]
  • Non-perfect production process An integrated production-marketing planning model With Cubic production cost function and imperfect production process [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 91-108]
  • Non-preemptive scheduling A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Non-preemptive services A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • Non-Zero Lead-time An Integrated Model for a Two-supplier Supply Chain with Uncertainty in the Supply [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 154-174]
  • NP-hard Study of Scheduling Problems with Machine Availability Constraint [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 360-383]
  • NSGA-II algorithm Presenting a multi-objective locating-routing-arc model with a collaborative approach (a food distribution case study) [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 144-163]
  • NSGA-II evolutionary algorithm A multi-objective resource-constrained project scheduling problem with time lags and fuzzy activity durations [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 45-71]
  • NSGA-II metaheuristic algorithm A location-allocation model in the multi-level supply chain with multi-objective evolutionary approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 140-160]
  • Nurse rostering Solving a nurse rostering problem considering nurses preferences by graph theory approach [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 38-57]
  • Nurse scheduling problem A multi-objective mathematical model for nurse scheduling problem with hybrid DEA and augmented ε-constraint method: A case study [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 98-108]

O

  • OC curve A Non-parametric Control Chart for Controlling Variability Based on Squared Rank Test [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 114-125]
  • Oil and Gas Resource Allocation Optimum allocation of Iranian oil and gas resources using multi-objective linear programming and particle swarm optimization in resistive economy conditions [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 43-68]
  • Oilfield development A multi-period fuzzy mathematical programming model for crude oil supply chain network design considering budget and equipment limitations [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 88-107]
  • One-for-one ordering A Queueing-Inventory System with Repair Center for Defective Items and One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 230-239]
  • One for one period policy One-for-One Period Policy and its Optimal Solution [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 200-217]
  • Open shop scheduling Generalized Cyclic Open Shop Scheduling and a Hybrid Algorithm [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 345-359]
  • Operating room scheduling Multi-period and multi-resource operating room scheduling and rescheduling using a rolling horizon approach: a case study [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 97-115]
  • Optimal pricing Optimal production and marketing planning with geometric programming approach [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 18-29]
  • Optimal transportation Optimal Allocation of Ships to Quay Length in Container Ports [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 275-290]
  • Optimal warehouse capacity The optimal warehouse capacity: A queuing-based fuzzy programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 1-12]
  • Optimisation Layout Design of a Furniture Production Line Using Formal Methods [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 81-96]
  • Optimization model A new model for Physical flow optimization in the global automotive value chain (Case study: SIBA MOTOR Company) [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 34-55]
  • Optimum strategy A game theory approach for determining optimum strategy of claim resolution in construction projects [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 1-21]
  • Order lot sizing A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Order Statistics Fast Generation of Deviates for Order Statistics by an Exact Method [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 288-296]
  • Orthogonal array An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Orthogonal array Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Orthogonal array (OA) Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]

P

  • Parallel Assembly Hybrid algorithms for Job shop Scheduling Problem with Lot streaming and A Parallel Assembly Stage [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 92-112]
  • Parallel machine scheduling problem Optimization of parallel machine scheduling problem with human resiliency engineering: A new hybrid meta-heuristics approach [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 31-45]
  • Parameter design problem A Quartic Quality Loss Function and Its Properties [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 8-22]
  • Pareto diagrams Quality Tools to Reduce Crankshaft Forging Defects: An Industrial Case Study [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 27-37]
  • Pareto optimal solution A location-allocation model in the multi-level supply chain with multi-objective evolutionary approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 140-160]
  • Pareto ranking Model and Solution Approach for Multi objective-multi commodity Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with Fuzzy Demand [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 208-229]
  • Pareto solutions Agent-based approach for cooperative scheduling [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 26-46]
  • Pareto solution set A Comparison of Four Multi-Objective Meta-Heuristics for a Capacitated Location-Routing Problem [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 20-33]
  • Parking Congestion Pricing: A Parking Queue Model [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 1-17]
  • Particle swarm optimisation A New Solution for the Cyclic Multiple-Part Type Three-Machine Robotic Cell Problem based on the Particle Swarm Meta-heuristic [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 304-317]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization A Possibility Linear Programming Approach to Solve a Fuzzy Single Machine Scheduling Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 116-129]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization An Improved DPSO Algorithm for Cell Formation Problem [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 30-53]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization Intelligent Approach for Attracting Churning Customers in Banking Industry Based on Collaborative Filtering [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 9-25]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization Optimum allocation of Iranian oil and gas resources using multi-objective linear programming and particle swarm optimization in resistive economy conditions [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 43-68]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization Particle swarm optimization for minimizing total earliness/tardiness costs of two-stage assembly flowshop scheduling problem in a batched delivery system [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 78-91]
  • Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm Development of PSPO Simulation Optimization Algorithm [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 128-141]
  • Part-level Part-level Sequence Dependent Setup Time Reduction in CMS [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 142-153]
  • Pattern recognition An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Pattern Recognition Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Pattern Recognition Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • P-Center The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 175-184]
  • P-Center The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 48-57]
  • Performability modeling A Multiprocessor System with Non-Preemptive Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Policy: A Performability Study [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 37-55]
  • Performance Evaluation Developing Goodson’s model for rapid performance assessment of emergency department [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 23-36]
  • Performance Management Improvement of project management office performance: An empirical investigation of effective factors in iranian construction industry [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 146-164]
  • Performance measurement Fuzzy analytical network process logic for performance measurement system of e-learning centers of universities [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 261-280]
  • Performance measurement Multi-period network Data Envelopment Analysis to measure the efficiency of a real business [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 55-77]
  • Performance Modeling Performance Analysis of Screening Unit in a Paper Plant Using Genetic Algorithm [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 140-151]
  • Performance Optimization A real-time framework for performance optimization of safety culture in the oil and gas industry under deep uncertainty: A case study [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 255-282]
  • Performance Optimization Concurrent optimization of integrated macro-ergonomics and resilience engineering in a pharmaceutical manufacturer [(Articles in Press)]
  • Periodic review Dynamic Pricing with Periodic Review and a Finite set of Prices with Cancellation [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 213-226]
  • Perishable items Continuous Review Perishable Inventory System with OneSupplier, One Retailer andPositive Lead Time [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 80-106]
  • PFIH algorithm A PFIH-Based Heuristic for Green Routing Problem with Hard Time Windows [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 75-86]
  • Pharmaceutical plants Concurrent optimization of integrated macro-ergonomics and resilience engineering in a pharmaceutical manufacturer [(Articles in Press)]
  • Pharmaceutical supplies Designing an integrated relief pre-positioning network with perishable commodities [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 109-119]
  • Pharmaceutical supply chain A credit period contract towards coordination of pharmaceutical supply chain:The case of inventory-level-dependent demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 190-206]
  • Photovoltaic Integrating information of the efficient and anti-efficient frontiers in DEA analysis to assess location of solar plants: A case study in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 163-179]
  • Piecewise regression An integrated heuristic method based on piecewise regression and cluster analysis for fluctuation data (A case study on health-care: Psoriasis patients) [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 175-189]
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Integrated planning for blood platelet production: a robust optimization approach [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 55-80]
  • P-median hub Mathematical model for P-hub location problem under simultaneous disruption [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 83-94]
  • P-MRCPSP A Preemptive multimode resource constrained project scheduling model with cash flows [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 28-44]
  • Poisson demand Deriving the Exact Cost Function for a Two-Level Inventory System with Information Sharing [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 41-50]
  • Poisson demand Continuous Review Perishable Inventory System with OneSupplier, One Retailer andPositive Lead Time [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 80-106]
  • Poisson demand A Queueing-Inventory System with Repair Center for Defective Items and One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 230-239]
  • Poisson Demand One-for-One Period Policy and its Optimal Solution [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 200-217]
  • Poisson Demand An Integrated Model for a Two-supplier Supply Chain with Uncertainty in the Supply [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 154-174]
  • Policy of Purchasing Impact of Policy of Purchasing Wheat on Welfare of Producers and Consumers in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 147-162]
  • Polynomial equations system (PES) Global optimization of mixed-integer polynomial programming problems: A new method based on Grobner Bases theory [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 1-15]
  • Portfolio selection A two-stage robust model for portfolio selection by using goal programming [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 1-17]
  • Positive lead time Continuous Review Perishable Inventory System with OneSupplier, One Retailer andPositive Lead Time [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 80-106]
  • Possibility linear programming A Possibility Linear Programming Approach to Solve a Fuzzy Single Machine Scheduling Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 116-129]
  • Post Office Location-Routing A Customized Bi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Locating Post Offices and Delivery of Post Parcels [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Power New Approach in Fitting Linear Regression Models with the Aim of Improving Accuracy and Power [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 95-113]
  • Power of a test A Non-parametric Control Chart for Controlling Variability Based on Squared Rank Test [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 114-125]
  • Premature Convergence A Hybrid Modified Meta-heuristic Algorithm for Solving the Traveling Salesman Problem [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 57-69]
  • Preventive healthcare An exact Method for Stochastic Maximal Covering Problem of Preventive Healthcare Facilities [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 10-23]
  • Price discount A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Price Discounts A Comprehensive Fuzzy Multiobjective Supplier Selection Model under Price Brakes and Using Interval Comparison Matrices [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 224-244]
  • Principal component analysis (PCA) Measuring gas demand security using Principal Component Analysis (PCA): A case study [Volume 12, Special issue on Statistical Processes and Statistical Modeling, 2019, Pages 66-80]
  • Proactive safety culture A real-time framework for performance optimization of safety culture in the oil and gas industry under deep uncertainty: A case study [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 255-282]
  • Probabilistic approach A Markov Model for Performance Evaluation of Coal Handling Unit of a Thermal Power Plant [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 85-96]
  • Probabilistic re-entrant line Modeling of a Probabilistic Re-Entrant Line Bounded by Limited Operation Utilization Time [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 28-40]
  • Process Adjustment A multi-objective optimization model for process targeting [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 18-34]
  • Process Capability Estimating Process Capability Indices Using Univariate g and h Distribution [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 120-127]
  • Process capability index Taguchi Design optimization using multivariate process capability index [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 57-78]
  • Producers Impact of Policy of Purchasing Wheat on Welfare of Producers and Consumers in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 147-162]
  • Product family A comprehensive model for concurrent optimization of product family and its supply chain network design considering reverse logistic [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 116-131]
  • Production and Operations Management Optimal production and marketing planning with geometric programming approach [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 18-29]
  • Production disturbance Reduction of production disturbances of a shoemaking industry through a discrete event simulation approach [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 215-243]
  • Production inventory routing problem Enhanced chromosome repairing mechanism based genetic algorithm approach for the multi-period perishable production inventory-routing problem [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 30-56]
  • Production lines Layout Design of a Furniture Production Line Using Formal Methods [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 81-96]
  • Production Planning A hybrid ant colony optimization algorithm to optimize capacitated lot-sizing problem [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 1-20]
  • Production Planning An integrated production and preventive maintenance planning model with imperfect maintenance in multi-state system [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 28-42]
  • Production Planning An economic-statistical model for production and maintenance planning under adaptive non-central chi-square control chart [Volume 12, Special issue on Statistical Processes and Statistical Modeling, 2019, Pages 35-65]
  • Production Planning An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Product Performance Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Profit A multi-objective optimization model for process targeting [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 18-34]
  • Project Management Office Improvement of project management office performance: An empirical investigation of effective factors in iranian construction industry [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 146-164]
  • Project portfolio Multi-criteria approach to project portfolio selection considering structural hardness and correlations between projects [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 141-157]
  • Project portfolio Balancing construction projects by considering resilience factors in crisis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Project scheduling A Project Scheduling Method Based on Fuzzy Theory [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 70-80]
  • Project scheduling Project resource investment problem under progress payment model [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 84-101]
  • Project scheduling Multi-objective optimization of time-cost-quality-carbon dioxide emission-plan robustness in construction projects [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 102-125]
  • Project scheduling Detecting communities of workforces for the multi-skill resource-constrained project scheduling problem: A dandelion solution approach [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 72-99]
  • PSO clustering Detection of lung cancer using CT images based on novel PSO clustering [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 163-175]
  • Pugh concept selection Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • Purchasing portfolio model A hybrid approach to supplier performance evaluation using artificial neural network: a case study in automobile industry [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 1-20]

Q

  • QC (quay crane) rate Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Quality Control A New Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Cumulative Sums of Conforming Run-Lengths [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 256-264]
  • Quality Control Approximating the step change point of the process fraction non conforming using genetic algorithm to optimize the likelihood function [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 118-128]
  • Quality Control A New Optimization Model for Designing Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Run Length of Conforming Items [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 67-87]
  • Quality Control A multi-objective optimization model for process targeting [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 18-34]
  • Quality cost A Quartic Quality Loss Function and Its Properties [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 8-22]
  • Quality Function Deployment (QFD) Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]
  • Quality loss function (QLF) Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Quality management A new project controlling approach based on earned value management and group decision-making process with triangular intuitionistic fuzzy sets [(Articles in Press)]
  • Quality of service Lean thinking concept application for improving quality service of public services [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 246-254]
  • Quantity discounts Simultaneous coordination of review period and order-up-to-level in a manufacturer-retailer chain [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Queueing Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Queueing system Queueing Inventory System in a Two-level Supply Chain with One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 52-62]
  • Queuing A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • Queuing Congestion Pricing: A Parking Queue Model [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 1-17]
  • Queuing system One-for-One Period Policy and its Optimal Solution [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 200-217]
  • Queuing system Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Queuing system A mathematical model for the electric vehicle routing with time windows considering queuing system at charging stations and alternative paths [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 284-306]
  • Queuing Theory The optimal warehouse capacity: A queuing-based fuzzy programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 1-12]
  • Queuing Theory Impact of queuing theory and alternative process routings on machine busy time in a dynamic cellular manufacturing system [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 54-66]
  • Queuing Theory Location of Heath Care Facilities in Competitive and User Choice Environment [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 24-54]

R

  • RAMS model A Practical Self-Assessment Framework for Evaluation of Maintenance Management System based on RAMS Model and Maintenance Standards [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 125-143]
  • Randomness Bertrand’s Paradox Revisited: More Lessons about that Ambiguous Word, Random [Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009-2010, Pages 1-26]
  • Random rework rate Optimal Batch Production for a Single Machine System with Accumulated Defectives and Random Rate of Rework [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 243-256]
  • Random search Hybrid Probabilistic Search Methods for Simulation Optimization [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 259-270]
  • Ranking A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • Ranking An improved approach to find and rank BCC-efficient DMUs in data envelopment analysis (DEA) [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 25-34]
  • Ranking and Selection Hybrid Probabilistic Search Methods for Simulation Optimization [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 259-270]
  • RCPSP The resource-constraint project scheduling problem of the project subcontractors in a cooperative environment: Highway construction case study [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 214-228]
  • RDA algorithm Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Readiness assessment An EFQM Based Model to Assess an Enterprise Readiness for ERP Implementation [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 51-74]
  • Real-time jobs A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • Reduction of fuel consumption Three New Heuristic Algorithms For The Fleet Size And Mix Green Vehicle Routing Problem [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 88-101]
  • Redundancy allocation problem Cold standby redundancy optimization for nonrepairable series-parallel systems: Erlang time to failure distribution [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 1-16]
  • Referral systems Fuzzy Hierarchical Location-Allocation Models for Congested Systems [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 171-189]
  • Regression Some Modifications to Calculate Regression Coefficients in Multiple Linear Regression [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 75-86]
  • Rehabilitation A humanitarian reconfiguration and rehabilitation model for preparedness and response to earthquakes using a scheduled reopening of links [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 96-115]
  • Rejection Method Fast Generation of Deviates for Order Statistics by an Exact Method [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 288-296]
  • Release time Truck scheduling problem in a cross-docking system with release time constraint [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Reliability A One-Stage Two-Machine Replacement Strategy Based on the Bayesian Inference Method [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 235-250]
  • Reliability Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Reliability Impact of queuing theory and alternative process routings on machine busy time in a dynamic cellular manufacturing system [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 54-66]
  • Reliability Minimizing the number of tool switches in flexible manufacturing cells subject to tools reliability using genetic algorithm [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 17-33]
  • Reliability A Hybrid Fire Fly and Differential Evolution Algorithm for Optimization of a Mixed Repairable and Non-Repairable System Reliability Problem [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 59-77]
  • Reliability Reliability Based Maintenance and Human Resources Work-Rest Scheduling in Manufacturing System [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 109-124]
  • Reliability Reliability based budgeting with the case study of TV broadcast [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 1-15]
  • Reliability Fuzzy Multi-Period Mathematical Programming Model for Maximal Covering Location Problem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 223-243]
  • Reliability An Optimal Preventive Maintenance Model to Enhance Availability and Reliability of Flexible Manufacturing Systems [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 47-61]
  • Reliability Bi-objective optimization of a blood supply chain network with reliability of blood centers [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 190-213]
  • Reliable location routing problem A novel bi-objective reliable location routing model considering impedance function under demand-side and supply-side uncertainty (A Case study) [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 35-49]
  • Relief Logistics A two-stage mathematical model for evacuation planning and relief logistics in a response phase [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 129-146]
  • Relief logistics reconfiguration A humanitarian reconfiguration and rehabilitation model for preparedness and response to earthquakes using a scheduled reopening of links [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 96-115]
  • Renewable Energies Optimal energy distribution and storage in a wind-based renewable electricity supply chain [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 110-122]
  • Rescheduling A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Resilience A stochastic bi-objective multi-product programming model to supply chain network design under disruption risks [(Articles in Press)]
  • Resilient supplier selection Resilient Supplier Selection in a Supply Chain by a New Interval-Valued Fuzzy Group Decision Model Based on Possibilistic Statistical Concepts [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 113-133]
  • Resistive economy Optimum allocation of Iranian oil and gas resources using multi-objective linear programming and particle swarm optimization in resistive economy conditions [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 43-68]
  • Resource Allocation An Intelligent Algorithm for Optimization of Resource Allocation Problem by Considering Human Error in an Emergency Department [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 287-309]
  • Resource-constrained project scheduling A Multi-objective optimization model for project scheduling with time-varying resource requirements and capacities [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 92-118]
  • Resource-constrained project scheduling A multi-objective resource-constrained project scheduling problem with time lags and fuzzy activity durations [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 45-71]
  • Resource constraints Multi-period and multi-resource operating room scheduling and rescheduling using a rolling horizon approach: a case study [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 97-115]
  • Resource constraints A novel mathematical model for a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem under buffer and resource limitations-A case study [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 58-77]
  • Resource variation A Multi-objective optimization model for project scheduling with time-varying resource requirements and capacities [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 92-118]
  • Resumable Study of Scheduling Problems with Machine Availability Constraint [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 360-383]
  • Return policy Pricing strategy and return policy of one-echelon green supply chain under both green and hybrid productions [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 17-29]
  • Revenue Management Two-stage stochastic programming model for capacitated complete star p-hub network with different fare classes of customers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 74-96]
  • Rework Scheduling Accumulated Rework in a Normal Cycle: Optimal Batch Production with Minimum Rework Cycles [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 236-249]
  • Rework Economic Production Quantity in Reworkable Production Systems with Inspection Errors, Scraps and Backlogging [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 170-188]
  • Rework Reducing rework and increasing the civil projects quality, through Total Quality Management (TQM), by using the concept of building information modeling (BIM) [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 1-27]
  • RFID technology Real-Time Building Information Modeling (BIM) Synchronization Using Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Cloud Computing System [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 61-68]
  • Ride-sharing vehicles Designing a ride-sharing transportation system for assignment and transfer of passengers to a common destination [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 141-153]
  • Risk Adjusted Control Charts Bayesian Estimation of Change Point in Phase One Risk Adjusted Control Charts [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 20-37]
  • Risk Assessment Using Fuzzy FMEA to Increase Patient Safety in Fundamental Processes of Operating Room [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 146-166]
  • Risk Attitude Supplier selection with multi-criteria group decision making based on interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy sets (case study on a project-based company) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 18-37]
  • Risk in Early Design Implementation Procedures for the Risk in Early Design (RED) Method [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 126-143]
  • Risk Management Development of a Generic Risk Matrix to Manage Project Risks [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 35-51]
  • Risk Management A multiobjective continuous covering location model [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 40-52]
  • Risk management in EPC projects Methodology based on MCDM for risk management in EPC projects: A Case Study of LPG Storage Tanks Construction [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 1-23]
  • Risk Matrix Development of a Generic Risk Matrix to Manage Project Risks [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 35-51]
  • Risk priority number Reliability based budgeting with the case study of TV broadcast [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 1-15]
  • Robotic cell A New Solution for the Cyclic Multiple-Part Type Three-Machine Robotic Cell Problem based on the Particle Swarm Meta-heuristic [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 304-317]
  • Robust Estimator A Two-Phase Robust Estimation of Process Dispersion Using M-estimator [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 47-58]
  • Robust parameter design (RPD) Taguchi Design optimization using multivariate process capability index [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 57-78]
  • Robust probabilistic programming Honey global supply chain network design using fuzzy optimization approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 113-139]
  • Robusts cheduling A Multi-objective optimization model for project scheduling with time-varying resource requirements and capacities [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 92-118]
  • Robust statistics A Robust Dispersion Control Chart Based on M-estimate [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 297-307]
  • Routing, Newsvendor Problem, Game Theory Equilibrium pricing, routing and order quantity decisions in a three-level supply chain [(Articles in Press)]
  • Routing problem A Goal Programming Model for Single Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Routes [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 154-163]
  • Routing problem A two stage model for Cell Formation Problem (CFP) considering the inter-cellular movements by AGVs [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 43-55]
  • Runway A Note on Runway Capacity Definition and Safety [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 240-244]
  • Runway landing A Statistical Analysis of the Aircraft Landing Process [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 152-169]

S

  • SA algorithm Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Sales–advertising dynamics A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • S chart A Robust Dispersion Control Chart Based on M-estimate [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 297-307]
  • Scraps Economic Production Quantity in Reworkable Production Systems with Inspection Errors, Scraps and Backlogging [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 170-188]
  • Screening Unit Performance Analysis of Screening Unit in a Paper Plant Using Genetic Algorithm [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 140-151]
  • Segmentation Automatic road crack detection and classification using image processing techniques, machine learning and integrated models in urban areas: A novel image binarization technique [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 85-97]
  • Seller-Buyer Supply Chain Coordinating a Seller-Buyer Supply Chain with a Proper Allocation of Chain’s Surplus Profit Using a General Side-Payment Contract [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 63-79]
  • Semi-continuous industry An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Sequence-dependent Part-level Sequence Dependent Setup Time Reduction in CMS [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 142-153]
  • Sequencing and scheduling COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Sequential Experimental Design Development of PSPO Simulation Optimization Algorithm [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 128-141]
  • Service level Market power influential approach using game theory in a two competing supply chains with multi-echelons under centralized/decentralized environments [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 22-54]
  • Service Quality Reliable location-allocation model for congested systems under disruptions using accelerated Benders decomposition [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 100-117]
  • Service System Design An exact Method for Stochastic Maximal Covering Problem of Preventive Healthcare Facilities [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 10-23]
  • Servqual Critical success factors of service quality in hospitals: A hybrid fuzzy multiple attribute decision-making approach [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 19-33]
  • Setup time Part-level Sequence Dependent Setup Time Reduction in CMS [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 142-153]
  • SFS algorithm Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Shannon entropy, Numerical simulation Evaluating alternative MPS development methods using MCDM and numerical simulation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 73-90]
  • Sherman-Morrison - Woodbury formula Some Modifications to Calculate Regression Coefficients in Multiple Linear Regression [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 75-86]
  • Shifting technique A hybrid ant colony optimization algorithm to optimize capacitated lot-sizing problem [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 1-20]
  • Shortage Economic manufacturing model under partial backordering and sustainability considerations [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 86-96]
  • Siba Motor Company A new model for Physical flow optimization in the global automotive value chain (Case study: SIBA MOTOR Company) [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 34-55]
  • Signal response system Taguchi Design optimization using multivariate process capability index [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 57-78]
  • Signal-to-noise ratio An Evaluation of Mahalanobis-Taguchi System and Neural Network for Multivariate Pattern Recognition [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 139-150]
  • Signal-to-noise ratio Quality Loss Function – A Common Methodology for Three Cases [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 218-234]
  • Signal-to-noise ratio Applying the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System to Vehicle Ride [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 251-259]
  • Signal-to-noise ratio (SN) Identifying Useful Variables for Vehicle Braking Using the Adjoint Matrix Approach to the Mahalanobis-Taguchi System [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 281-292]
  • Signed network Balanced clusters and diffusion process in signed networks [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 104-117]
  • Signomial geometric programming Multi-item inventory model with probabilistic demand function under permissible delay in payment and fuzzy-stochastic budget constraint: A signomial geometric programming method [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 207-227]
  • Similarity coefficients Machine Cell Formation Based on a New Similarity Coefficient [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 318-344]
  • Simple Additive Weighting Method A Multi Objective Graph Based Model for Analyzing Survivability of Vulnerable Networks [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 114-124]
  • Simple linear regression New Approach in Fitting Linear Regression Models with the Aim of Improving Accuracy and Power [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 95-113]
  • Simulated Annealing Integrative Cell Formation and Layout Design in Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 97-115]
  • Simulated Annealing An Efficient Algorithm to Solve Utilization-based Model for Cellular Manufacturing Systems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 209-223]
  • Simulated Annealing An Improved DPSO Algorithm for Cell Formation Problem [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 30-53]
  • Simulated Annealing Optimizing location, routing and inventory decisions in an integrated supply chain network under uncertainty [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 93-111]
  • Simulated Annealing Robust inter and intra-cell layouts design model dealing with stochastic dynamic problems [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 123-140]
  • Simulated Annealing A Preemptive multimode resource constrained project scheduling model with cash flows [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 28-44]
  • Simulated Annealing Optimization of parallel machine scheduling problem with human resiliency engineering: A new hybrid meta-heuristics approach [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 31-45]
  • Simulated Annealing Algorithm Truck scheduling problem in a cross-docking system with release time constraint [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Simulated Annealing Algorithm A mathematical model for the electric vehicle routing with time windows considering queuing system at charging stations and alternative paths [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 284-306]
  • Simulated annealing and Tabu search Pricing decisions in a two-echelon decentralized supply chain using bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 106-124]
  • Simulation Efficient Simulation of a Random Knockout Tournament [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 88-96]
  • Simulation An analytical model based on simulation aiming to improve patient flow in a hospital surgical suite [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 66-82]
  • Simulation-based optimization A hierarchical approach for designing the downstream segment for a supply chain of petroleum production systems [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 1-17]
  • Simulation Optimization Hybrid Probabilistic Search Methods for Simulation Optimization [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 259-270]
  • Simulation Optimization Development of PSPO Simulation Optimization Algorithm [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 128-141]
  • Simultaneous production planning and scheduling Simultaneous production planning and scheduling in a hybrid flow shop with time periods and work shifts [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 198-214]
  • Single machine scheduling A Possibility Linear Programming Approach to Solve a Fuzzy Single Machine Scheduling Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 116-129]
  • Single machine scheduling An approximation algorithm and FPTAS for Tardy/Lost minimization with common due dates on a single machine [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 1-19]
  • Single vehicle A Goal Programming Model for Single Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Routes [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 154-163]
  • Site location selection problem Interval-Valued Hesitant Fuzzy Method based on Group Decision Analysis for Estimating Weights of Decision Makers [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 96-110]
  • Smaller-the-better (STB) Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Social Networks Balanced clusters and diffusion process in signed networks [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 104-117]
  • Sortation A Genetic Based Scheduling Algorithm for the PHSP with Unequal Batch Size Inbound Trailers [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 167-182]
  • S) Policy One-for-One Period Policy and its Optimal Solution [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 200-217]
  • Stackelberg differential game A model of brand competition for durable goods supply chains in a dynamic framework [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 61-85]
  • Stackelberg game Introducing a mathematical model in supply chain with adding trust flow [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 80-103]
  • Stackelberg game Optimal control of quality investment in joint venture by Stackelberg game [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 83-107]
  • Stackelberg game Measuring performance of a three-stage structure using data envelopment analysis and Stackelberg game [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 151-173]
  • Stakeholders An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Statistical process control A Robust Dispersion Control Chart Based on M-estimate [Volume 2, Issue 4, 2008-2009, Pages 297-307]
  • Statistical process control Approximating the step change point of the process fraction non conforming using genetic algorithm to optimize the likelihood function [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 118-128]
  • Statistical process control Economical-Statistical design of one- sided CCC-r control chart based on analytical hierarchy process [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 127-145]
  • Statistical process monitoring New phase II control chart for monitoring ordinal contingency table based processes [Volume 12, Special issue on Statistical Processes and Statistical Modeling, 2019, Pages 15-34]
  • Steady state probabilities A Markov Model for Performance Evaluation of Coal Handling Unit of a Thermal Power Plant [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 85-96]
  • Stepwise cost function Genetic Algorithm-Based Optimization Approach for an Uncapacitated Single Allocation P-hub Center Problem with more realistic cost structure [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 108-124]
  • Stochastic dynamic programming A Multi-Stage Single-Machine Replacement Strategy Using Stochastic Dynamic Programming [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 198-207]
  • Stochastic dynamic programming Robust inter and intra-cell layouts design model dealing with stochastic dynamic problems [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 123-140]
  • Stochastic initial inventory Price Discount and Stochastic Initial Inventory in the Newsboy Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 130-138]
  • Stochastic inventory Continuous Review Perishable Inventory System with OneSupplier, One Retailer andPositive Lead Time [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 80-106]
  • Stochastic lead times Determining Optimal Number of Suppliers in a Multiple Sourcing Model under Stochastic Lead Times [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 16-27]
  • Stochastic Linear Multi-Objective Programming Optimum allocation of Iranian oil and gas resources using multi-objective linear programming and particle swarm optimization in resistive economy conditions [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 43-68]
  • Stochastic modeling Stochastic human fatigue modeling in production systems [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 270-283]
  • Stochastic price and lead time-sensitive demand Coordination of Pricing, Ordering, and Lead time Decisions in a Manufacturing Supply Chain [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Stochastic programming Two-stage stochastic programming model for capacitated complete star p-hub network with different fare classes of customers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 74-96]
  • Stochastic programming Effects of integrating physical and financial flows through a closed-loop supply chain network under uncertain demand and return [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 244-269]
  • Stochastic programming A fuzzy stochastic bi-objective model for blood provision in disastrous time [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 223-245]
  • Stochastic scheduling Maximizing service level in a β-robust job shop scheduling model [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 59-71]
  • Stochastic simulation Model and Solution Approach for Multi objective-multi commodity Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with Fuzzy Demand [Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011-2012, Pages 208-229]
  • Stochastic yield Stochastic Decision Making in Manufacturing Environments [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 17-34]
  • Storage blocks and their optimum size Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Storage space allocation policy Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • Strip packing A Comparative Study of Exact Algorithms for the Two Dimensional Strip Packing Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 151-170]
  • Substitutable and perishable products Coordination of pricing and cooperative advertising for perishable products in a two-echelon supply chain: A bi-level programming approach [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 38-58]
  • Supervised Learning A New Formulation for Cost-Sensitive Two Group Support Vector Machine with Multiple Error Rate [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 21-30]
  • Supplier discount Price Discount and Stochastic Initial Inventory in the Newsboy Problem [Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007-2008, Pages 130-138]
  • Supplier performance evaluation A hybrid approach to supplier performance evaluation using artificial neural network: a case study in automobile industry [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 1-20]
  • Supplier selection A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Supplier selection A Comprehensive Fuzzy Multiobjective Supplier Selection Model under Price Brakes and Using Interval Comparison Matrices [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 224-244]
  • Supplier selection Robust approach to DEA technique for supplier selection problem: A case study at Supplying Automative Parts Company (SAPCO) [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 56-79]
  • Supplier selection Supplier selection with multi-criteria group decision making based on interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy sets (case study on a project-based company) [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 18-37]
  • Supplier selection An integrated model for designing a distribution network of products under facility and transportation link disruptions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-126]
  • Supplier selection A max-min fuzzy approach for supplier selection and order allocation problem with transportation costs: Genetic algorithm [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 204-215]
  • Supplier selection Implementing an efficient data envelopment analysis method for assessing suppliers of complex product systems [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 113-137]
  • Supply chain A Comprehensive Fuzzy Multiobjective Supplier Selection Model under Price Brakes and Using Interval Comparison Matrices [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 224-244]
  • Supply chain Developing EOQ model with instantaneous deteriorating items for a Vendor-Managed Inventory (VMI) system [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 21-42]
  • Supply chain Introducing a mathematical model in supply chain with adding trust flow [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 80-103]
  • Supply chain Multi-objective robust optimization model for social responsible closed-loop supply chain solved by non-dominated sorting genetic algorithm [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 42-58]
  • Supply chain EPQ model with scrap and backordering under Vendor managed inventory policy [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 85-102]
  • Supply chain A hierarchical approach for designing the downstream segment for a supply chain of petroleum production systems [Volume 8, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 1-17]
  • Supply chain Coordinating Pricing and Ordering Decisions in a Multi-Echelon Pharmacological Supply Chain under Different Market Power using Game Theory [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 35-56]
  • Supply chain Design of a reliable supply chain network with responsiveness considerations under uncertainty: case study of an Iranian tire manufacturer [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 120-131]
  • Supply Chain Contracts Coordinating a Seller-Buyer Supply Chain with a Proper Allocation of Chain’s Surplus Profit Using a General Side-Payment Contract [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 63-79]
  • Supply chain management Integrated Procurement, Production and Delivery Scheduling in a Generalized three Stage Supply Chain [Volume 3, Issue 3, 2009-2010, Pages 189-212]
  • Supply chain management Continuous Review Perishable Inventory System with OneSupplier, One Retailer andPositive Lead Time [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 80-106]
  • Supply chain management An Integrated Model for a Two-supplier Supply Chain with Uncertainty in the Supply [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 154-174]
  • Supply chain management Resilient Supplier Selection in a Supply Chain by a New Interval-Valued Fuzzy Group Decision Model Based on Possibilistic Statistical Concepts [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 113-133]
  • Supply chain management Supply chain design considering cellular structure and alternative processing routings [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 97-112]
  • Supply chain management Optimal credit period and lot size for deteriorating items with expiration dates under two-level trade credit financing and back order [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 1-18]
  • Supply chain management Analysis of the barriers of implementing sustainable supply chain management in healthcare centers using interpretive structural modeling (ISM) [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 132-152]
  • Supply chain management Effects of integrating physical and financial flows through a closed-loop supply chain network under uncertain demand and return [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 244-269]
  • Supply chain management Market power influential approach using game theory in a two competing supply chains with multi-echelons under centralized/decentralized environments [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 22-54]
  • Supply chain management Robust approach to DEA technique for supplier selection problem: A case study at Supplying Automative Parts Company (SAPCO) [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 56-79]
  • Supply chain network A comprehensive model for concurrent optimization of product family and its supply chain network design considering reverse logistic [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 116-131]
  • Supply chain network design Benders Decomposition Algorithm for Competitive Supply Chain Network Design under Risk of Disruption and Uncertainty [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 30-50]
  • Supply chain network design A novel bi-level stochastic programming model for supply chain network design with assembly line balancing under demand uncertainty [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 87-112]
  • Supply chain network design Honey global supply chain network design using fuzzy optimization approach [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 113-139]
  • Supply chain network design Considering chain to chain competition in forward and reverse logistics of a dynamic and integrated supply chain network design problem [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 147-166]
  • Supply chain network design A stochastic bi-objective multi-product programming model to supply chain network design under disruption risks [(Articles in Press)]
  • Supply chain problem A multi-objective vibration damping meta-heuristic algorithm for multi-objective p-robust supply chain problem with travel time [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 176-189]
  • Supply chain scheduling A branch and bound algorithm to minimize the total weighted number of tardy jobs and delivery costs with late deliveries for a supply chain scheduling problem [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 50-60]
  • Supply-side uncertainty A novel bi-objective reliable location routing model considering impedance function under demand-side and supply-side uncertainty (A Case study) [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 35-49]
  • Supply uncertainty A Fuzzy Based Mathematical Model for Vendor Selection and Procurement Planning with Multiple Discounts in the Presence of Supply Uncertainty [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 125-151]
  • Support Vector Machine A new classification method based on pairwise SVM for facial age estimation [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 91-107]
  • Support Vector Machine A New Formulation for Cost-Sensitive Two Group Support Vector Machine with Multiple Error Rate [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 21-30]
  • Support vector regression A comprehensive model of demand prediction based on hybrid artificial intelligence and metaheuristic algorithms: A case study in dairy industry [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 190-203]
  • Survivability A Multi Objective Graph Based Model for Analyzing Survivability of Vulnerable Networks [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 114-124]
  • Sustainability Economic manufacturing model under partial backordering and sustainability considerations [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 86-96]
  • Sustainability Considering a Model for Sustainable Energy Planning Under Uncertainty [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 1-24]
  • Sustainability A mathematical model for sustainable probabilistic network design problem with construction scheduling considering social and environmental issues [Volume 10, special issue on scheduling, 2017, Pages 17-37]
  • Sustainability Analysis of the barriers of implementing sustainable supply chain management in healthcare centers using interpretive structural modeling (ISM) [Volume 11, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 132-152]
  • SVM A new classification method based on pairwise SVM for facial age estimation [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 91-107]
  • System reliability Cold standby redundancy optimization for nonrepairable series-parallel systems: Erlang time to failure distribution [Volume 10, special issue on Quality Control and Reliability, 2017, Pages 1-16]

T

  • Tabu Search The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 175-184]
  • Tabu Search The P-Center Problem under Uncertainty [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 48-57]
  • Tabu Search Simultaneous production planning and scheduling in a hybrid flow shop with time periods and work shifts [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 198-214]
  • Taguchi loss function Bi-objective Economic statistical design of the joint Xbar and S charts incorporating Taguchi loss function [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Taguchi loss function A New Optimization Model for Designing Acceptance Sampling Plan Based on Run Length of Conforming Items [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 67-87]
  • Taguchi method A Comparison of Regression and Neural Network Based for Multiple Response Optimization in a Real Case Study of Gasoline Production Process [Volume 8, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 77-94]
  • Taguchi method Addressing a fixed charge transportation problem with multi-route and different capacities by novel hybrid meta-heuristics [Volume 12, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 167-184]
  • Tardiness COVERT Based Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flow Shop Problems [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 197-213]
  • Tardy/Lost penalty An approximation algorithm and FPTAS for Tardy/Lost minimization with common due dates on a single machine [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 1-19]
  • Target-mean ratio Quality Loss Function – A Common Methodology for Three Cases [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 218-234]
  • Technology commercialization Developing a fuzzy expert system to predict technology commercialization success [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 228-250]
  • Tehran Post Office A Customized Bi-Objective Location-Routing Problem for Locating Post Offices and Delivery of Post Parcels [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 1-17]
  • Three-Level Supply Chain, Pricing Equilibrium pricing, routing and order quantity decisions in a three-level supply chain [(Articles in Press)]
  • Time horizon analysis A multi-period fuzzy mathematical programming model for crude oil supply chain network design considering budget and equipment limitations [Volume 9, special issue on supply chain, 2016, Pages 88-107]
  • Time series forecasting Which Methodology is Better for Combining Linear and Nonlinear Models for Time Series Forecasting? [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 265-285]
  • Time window Competitive Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows and Stochastic Demands [Volume 9, Issue 2, 2016, Pages 102-112]
  • Tool path planning Contour Crafting Process Plan Optimization Part I: Single-Nozzle Case [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 33-46]
  • Tool path planning Contour Crafting Process Plan Optimization Part II: Multi–Machine Cases [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 77-94]
  • TOPSIS A multi-criteria decision making approach for priority areas selection in membrane industry for investment promotion: a case study in Iran Marketplace [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 41-61]
  • TOPSIS A Novel Hybrid Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Model for Supplier Selection Problem (A Case Study in Advertising industry) [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 65-79]
  • TOPSIS Evaluating alternative MPS development methods using MCDM and numerical simulation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 73-90]
  • TOPSIS An integrated decision making approach for glass container industries [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 138-150]
  • Total cycle time Modeling of a Probabilistic Re-Entrant Line Bounded by Limited Operation Utilization Time [Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008-2009, Pages 28-40]
  • Total earliness and tardiness An improved memetic algorithm to minimize earliness–tardiness on a single batch processing machine [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 57-72]
  • Total Quality Management (TQM) Reducing rework and increasing the civil projects quality, through Total Quality Management (TQM), by using the concept of building information modeling (BIM) [Volume 12, Special issue on Project Management and Control, 2019, Pages 1-27]
  • Total tardiness A Set of Algorithms for Solving the Generalized Tardiness Flowshop Problems [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 156-166]
  • Tow-echelon supply chain Queueing Inventory System in a Two-level Supply Chain with One-for-One Ordering Policy [Volume 5, Issue 1, 2011-2012, Pages 52-62]
  • Traffic Congestion Pricing: A Parking Queue Model [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2010-2011, Pages 1-17]
  • Train timetabling Demand-oriented timetable design for urban rail transit under stochastic demand [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 28-56]
  • Transfer stations A Multi-objective Model for Location of Transfer Stations: Case Study in Waste Management System of Tehran [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 109-125]
  • Transformational Leadership The impact of different leadership styles in successful implementation of knowledge management in organizations by structural equation modeling [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Transshipment A Reschedule Design for Disrupted Liner Ships Considering Ports Demand and CO2 Emissions: The Case study of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 126-148]
  • Trapezoidal fuzzy number (TFN) A Project Scheduling Method Based on Fuzzy Theory [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 70-80]
  • Traveling Salesman A Mushy State Simulated Annealing [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 193-208]
  • Traveling Salesman Problem A Hybrid Modified Meta-heuristic Algorithm for Solving the Traveling Salesman Problem [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 57-69]
  • Travelling Salesman Problem (TSP) A Multi-commodity Pickup and Delivery Open-tour m-TSP Formulation for Bike Sharing Rebalancing Problem [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 70-81]
  • Truck scheduling Truck scheduling problem in a cross-docking system with release time constraint [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 1-16]
  • Trust Introducing a mathematical model in supply chain with adding trust flow [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 80-103]
  • Tukey Univariate g and h Distribution Estimating Process Capability Indices Using Univariate g and h Distribution [Volume 5, Issue 2, 2011-2012, Pages 120-127]
  • TV Advertising Allocation Problem Development of a Genetic Algorithm for Advertising Time Allocation Problems [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2010-2011, Pages 245-255]
  • TV broadcasting system Reliability based budgeting with the case study of TV broadcast [Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 1-15]
  • Two-class priority M/M/1 system A Non-Preemptive Two-Class M/M/1 System with Prioritized Real-Time Jobs under Earliest-Deadline-First Policy [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 260-280]
  • Two Dimensional Bin Packing Problem Extending Two-Dimensional Bin Packing Problem: Consideration of Priority for Items [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 72-84]
  • Two-dimensional non-guillotine cutting Iterated Local Search Algorithm for the Constrained Two-Dimensional Non-Guillotine Cutting Problem [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 164-179]
  • Two-sided assembly line balancing problem (TSALBP) An algorithm for integrated worker assignment, mixed-model two-sided assembly line balancing and bottleneck analysis [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 151-174]
  • Two stage decomposing heuristic Reliable multi-product multi-vehicle multi-type link logistics network design: A hybrid heuristic algorithm [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 92-108]
  • Two-stage heuristic A two stage model for Cell Formation Problem (CFP) considering the inter-cellular movements by AGVs [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 43-55]
  • Twostage model A two stage model for Cell Formation Problem (CFP) considering the inter-cellular movements by AGVs [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 43-55]
  • Two-stage production system A multi-objective genetic algorithm (MOGA) for hybrid flow shop scheduling problem with assembly operation [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 132-154]
  • Two-stage stochastic programming An integrated model for designing a distribution network of products under facility and transportation link disruptions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-126]

U

  • Unavailability period Study of Scheduling Problems with Machine Availability Constraint [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 360-383]
  • Uncapacitated single allocation p-hub center problem Genetic Algorithm-Based Optimization Approach for an Uncapacitated Single Allocation P-hub Center Problem with more realistic cost structure [Volume 10, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 108-124]
  • Uncertainty Uncapacitated phub center problem under uncertainty [Volume 9, special issue on location allocation and hub modeling, 2016, Pages 23-39]
  • Uncertainty Competitive pricing in reliable supply chain with uncertainty [Volume 11, Special issue on game theory applications' in industrial engineering, 2018, Pages 25-46]
  • Uncertainty A heuristic light robust approach to increase the quality of robust solutions [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 258-269]
  • Uncertainty A cross entropy algorithm for continuous covering location problem [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 247-260]
  • Uncertainty Fuzzy analytical network process logic for performance measurement system of e-learning centers of universities [Volume 11, Issue 3, 2018, Pages 261-280]
  • Uncertainty Interval network data envelopment analysis model for classification of investment companies in the presence of uncertain data [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 63-72]
  • Uncertainty Design of a reliable supply chain network with responsiveness considerations under uncertainty: case study of an Iranian tire manufacturer [Volume 11, Special issue: 14th International Industrial Engineering Conference, 2018, Pages 120-131]
  • Uncertainty Balancing construction projects by considering resilience factors in crisis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Uncontrollable risks A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]
  • Unreliable Supply An Integrated Model for a Two-supplier Supply Chain with Uncertainty in the Supply [Volume 5, Issue 3, 2011-2012, Pages 154-174]
  • Urban rail Demand-oriented timetable design for urban rail transit under stochastic demand [Volume 9, Issue 3, 2016, Pages 28-56]
  • Utility An exact Method for Stochastic Maximal Covering Problem of Preventive Healthcare Facilities [Volume 10, special issue on healthcare, 2017, Pages 10-23]
  • Utility value A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]

V

  • Value added time Implementation of a Lean Model for Carrying out Value Stream Mapping in a Manufacturing Industry [Volume 2, Issue 3, 2008-2009, Pages 180-196]
  • Variable neighborhood search An improved memetic algorithm to minimize earliness–tardiness on a single batch processing machine [Volume 10, special issue on production and inventory, 2017, Pages 57-72]
  • Variable neighborhood search algorithm Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • Variance of capacity The construction projects HSE performance evaluation considering the effect of external factors using Choquet integral, case study (an Iranian power plant construction company) [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 21-40]
  • Variance reduction A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Vehicle Congestion Urban Vehicle Congestion Pricing: A Review [Volume 3, Issue 4, 2009-2010, Pages 227-242]
  • Vehicle routing with hard time windows A PFIH-Based Heuristic for Green Routing Problem with Hard Time Windows [Volume 10, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 75-86]
  • Vendor-managed inventory Developing EOQ model with instantaneous deteriorating items for a Vendor-Managed Inventory (VMI) system [Volume 7, Issue 1, 2014, Pages 21-42]
  • Vendor-managed inventory (VMI) EPQ model with scrap and backordering under Vendor managed inventory policy [Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 85-102]
  • Virtual corporation Agent-based approach for cooperative scheduling [Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 26-46]
  • Voice of the Customer (VOC) Product Development Decision Support System Customer-Based [Volume 1, Issue 1, 2007-2008, Pages 56-69]

W

  • Wake-vortex A Model for Runway Landing Flow and Capacity with Risk and Cost Benefit Factors [Volume 6, Issue 1, 2012-2013, Pages 1-19]
  • Warranty cost (WC) Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Warranty distribution network Two echelon-two indenture extended warranty distribution network under imperfect preventive maintenance policies [Volume 10, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 69-95]
  • Warranty loss function (WLF) Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Warranty probability Predicting Customer-Expectation-Based Warranty Cost for Smaller-the- Better and Larger-the-Better Performance Characteristics [Volume 2, Issue 2, 2008-2009, Pages 97-113]
  • Waste Lean thinking concept application for improving quality service of public services [Volume 12, Issue 2, 2019, Pages 246-254]
  • Waste management systems A Multi-objective Model for Location of Transfer Stations: Case Study in Waste Management System of Tehran [Volume 9, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 109-125]
  • Weibull distribution A One-Stage Two-Machine Replacement Strategy Based on the Bayesian Inference Method [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 235-250]
  • Weighted least squares New Approach in Fitting Linear Regression Models with the Aim of Improving Accuracy and Power [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010-2011, Pages 95-113]
  • Weighting Methods A new last aggregation compromise solution approach based on TOPSIS method with hesitant fuzzy setting to energy policy evaluation [Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 54-66]
  • Weight restrictions A Goal Programming Method for Finding Common Weights in DEA with an Improved Discriminating Power for Efficiency [Volume 1, Issue 4, 2007-2008, Pages 293-303]
  • Weight restrictions An ethics-based decomposition of Malmquist productivity index using data envelopment analysis [(Articles in Press)]
  • Wheat Impact of Policy of Purchasing Wheat on Welfare of Producers and Consumers in Iran [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 147-162]
  • Win-win relationship A Model for Sharing the Costs of Uncontrollable Risks among Contracting Parties [Volume 3, Issue 2, 2009-2010, Pages 125-139]
  • Wireless Sensor Networks Hybrid swarm intelligence-based clustering algorithm for energy management in wireless sensor networks [Volume 12, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 78-106]
  • Work load balancing received A Genetic Based Scheduling Algorithm for the PHSP with Unequal Batch Size Inbound Trailers [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2010-2011, Pages 167-182]

Y

  • YC pools Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • YC scheduling Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]
  • YC (yard cranes) Yard Crane Pools and Optimum Layouts for Storage Yards of Container Terminals [Volume 1, Issue 3, 2007-2008, Pages 190-199]

Z