Keyword Index

A

  • Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) Hybrid Techniques of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making for Location of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs): Shahr Bank Branches in Tehran, 1st District Municipality [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 139-148]
  • ANP fuzzy Implementing Bounded Linear Programming and Analytical Network Process Fuzzy Models to Motivate Employees: a Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 25-35]
  • ArcGIS A Combined Fuzzy Logic and Analytical Hierarchy Process Method for Optimal Selection and Locating of Pedestrian Crosswalks [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 79-89]
  • Arena Model Service Performance Improvement Model: The Case of Teklehaymanot General Hospital [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 23-33]
  • Automated Teller Machin (ATM) Hybrid Techniques of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making for Location of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs): Shahr Bank Branches in Tehran, 1st District Municipality [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 139-148]
  • Automobile industry An Innovation Measurement Model Based on THIO Classification: An Automotive Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 7-15]
  • Autonomous guided vehicle (AGV) Scheduling of Multiple Autonomous Guided Vehicles for an Assembly Line Using Minimum Cost Network Flow [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 185-193]

B

  • Batched delivery system Design of a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Parallel Machines Scheduling to Minimize Job Tardiness and Machine Deteriorating Costs with Deteriorating Jobs in a Batched Delivery System [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 35-50]
  • Batch Processing An Efficient Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm for the Single Batch-Processing Machine Scheduling Problem with Sequence Dependent Family Setup Time and Non-identical Job Sizes [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 65-78]
  • Bi-level programming Centralized Supply Chain Network Ddesign: Monopoly, Duopoly, and Ooligopoly Competitions under Uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 37-56]
  • Biogeography Based Optimization Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]
  • BLP Implementing Bounded Linear Programming and Analytical Network Process Fuzzy Models to Motivate Employees: a Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 25-35]
  • Boiler Failure Mode and Effect Analysis Power Plant Boiler [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 1-5]

C

  • Capacitated p-hub centre system Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]
  • Chance Constraint A Multi-Objective Mixed-Model Assembly Line Sequencing Problem With Stochastic Operation Time [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 157-167]
  • Competitive supply chain network design Centralized Supply Chain Network Ddesign: Monopoly, Duopoly, and Ooligopoly Competitions under Uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 37-56]
  • Congestion Hub Covering Location Problem Considering Queuing and Capacity Constraints [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 143-156]
  • Controllable processing times A Bi-Objective Airport Gate Scheduling with Controllable Processing Times Using Harmony Search and NSGA-II Algorithms [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 77-90]
  • Costs management The Optimal Number of Hospital Beds Under Uncertainty: A Costs Management Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 129-138]
  • Criticality indexes Determination of Criticality Indexes in the Remanufacturing Process: A GERT-based Simulation Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 91-100]
  • Cross-docking Location-Allocation and Scheduling of Inbound and Outbound Trucks in Multiple Cross-Dockings Considering Breakdown Trucks [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 51-65]
  • Crowding distance EMCSO: An Elitist Multi-Objective Cat Swarm Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 107-117]

D

  • Data envelopment analysis A Ratio-Based Efficiency Measurement for Ranking Multi-Stage Production Systems in DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 195-202]

E

  • Economic Studying and Identifying the Effective Factors on Tax Evasion by Fuzzy DEMATEL-Method [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 149-154]
  • ELECTRE IIImethod Hybrid Techniques of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making for Location of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs): Shahr Bank Branches in Tehran, 1st District Municipality [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 139-148]
  • Exponential, Gamma and normal probability functions Effects of Probability Function on the Performance of Stochastic Programming [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 67-76]

F

  • Failure mode and effect analysis Failure Mode and Effect Analysis Power Plant Boiler [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 1-5]
  • Family Setup Time An Efficient Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm for the Single Batch-Processing Machine Scheduling Problem with Sequence Dependent Family Setup Time and Non-identical Job Sizes [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 65-78]
  • Fuzzy DEMATEL- Method Studying and Identifying the Effective Factors on Tax Evasion by Fuzzy DEMATEL-Method [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 149-154]
  • Fuzzy Inference System An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming Tosustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Fuzzy multi-level mixed integer programming Centralized Supply Chain Network Ddesign: Monopoly, Duopoly, and Ooligopoly Competitions under Uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 37-56]
  • Fuzzy multi-objective non-linear programming An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming Tosustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Fuzzy programming A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]
  • Fuzzy ranking techniques The Optimal Number of Hospital Beds Under Uncertainty: A Costs Management Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 129-138]
  • Fuzzy travel time Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]

G

  • Game Theory Two-echelon Supply Chain Considering Multiple Retailers with Price and Promotional Effort Sensitive Non-linear Demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 57-64]
  • Gate scheduling problem A Bi-Objective Airport Gate Scheduling with Controllable Processing Times Using Harmony Search and NSGA-II Algorithms [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 77-90]
  • Genetic Algorithm Design of a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Parallel Machines Scheduling to Minimize Job Tardiness and Machine Deteriorating Costs with Deteriorating Jobs in a Batched Delivery System [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 35-50]
  • Genetic Algorithm Hub Covering Location Problem Considering Queuing and Capacity Constraints [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 143-156]
  • Government A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]
  • Grey quadratic programming A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]

H

  • Harmony search Fuzzy Mathematical Model For A Lot-Sizing Problem In Closed-Loop Supply Chain [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 133-141]
  • Health care A Stochastic Optimization Approach to a Location-Allocation Problem of Organ Transplant Centers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 103-111]
  • Hospital Service Performance Improvement Model: The Case of Teklehaymanot General Hospital [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 23-33]
  • Hub covering location Hub Covering Location Problem Considering Queuing and Capacity Constraints [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 143-156]
  • Hybrid particle swarm optimization algorithm Hub Covering Location Problem Considering Queuing and Capacity Constraints [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 143-156]

I

  • Incompatible Job Family An Efficient Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm for the Single Batch-Processing Machine Scheduling Problem with Sequence Dependent Family Setup Time and Non-identical Job Sizes [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 65-78]
  • Inefficiency sources A Ratio-Based Efficiency Measurement for Ranking Multi-Stage Production Systems in DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 195-202]
  • Innovation measurement An Innovation Measurement Model Based on THIO Classification: An Automotive Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 7-15]

J

  • Job deterioration Design of a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Parallel Machines Scheduling to Minimize Job Tardiness and Machine Deteriorating Costs with Deteriorating Jobs in a Batched Delivery System [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 35-50]

K

  • Knowledge Management Investigating Knowledge Management Practices in a Successful Research and Development Organization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 101-105]
  • Kuhn-Tucker optimality condition Two-echelon Supply Chain Considering Multiple Retailers with Price and Promotional Effort Sensitive Non-linear Demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 57-64]

L

  • Location-allocation A Stochastic Optimization Approach to a Location-Allocation Problem of Organ Transplant Centers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 103-111]
  • Location of cross-docking centers Location-Allocation and Scheduling of Inbound and Outbound Trucks in Multiple Cross-Dockings Considering Breakdown Trucks [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 51-65]
  • Lot-sizing Fuzzy Mathematical Model For A Lot-Sizing Problem In Closed-Loop Supply Chain [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 133-141]

M

  • Machine deterioration Design of a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Parallel Machines Scheduling to Minimize Job Tardiness and Machine Deteriorating Costs with Deteriorating Jobs in a Batched Delivery System [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 35-50]
  • Metaheuristic Location-Allocation and Scheduling of Inbound and Outbound Trucks in Multiple Cross-Dockings Considering Breakdown Trucks [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 51-65]
  • Minimum cost network flow Scheduling of Multiple Autonomous Guided Vehicles for an Assembly Line Using Minimum Cost Network Flow [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 185-193]
  • Mixed-Model assembly line sequencing A Multi-Objective Mixed-Model Assembly Line Sequencing Problem With Stochastic Operation Time [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 157-167]
  • Moment Generation Function Determination of Criticality Indexes in the Remanufacturing Process: A GERT-based Simulation Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 91-100]
  • Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Hybrid Techniques of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making for Location of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs): Shahr Bank Branches in Tehran, 1st District Municipality [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 139-148]
  • Multi-objective cat swarm optimization EMCSO: An Elitist Multi-Objective Cat Swarm Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 107-117]
  • Multi-Objective Decision Making A Bi-Objective Airport Gate Scheduling with Controllable Processing Times Using Harmony Search and NSGA-II Algorithms [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 77-90]
  • Multi-objective Knapsack problem EMCSO: An Elitist Multi-Objective Cat Swarm Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 107-117]
  • Multi-stage production systems A Ratio-Based Efficiency Measurement for Ranking Multi-Stage Production Systems in DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 195-202]

N

  • Nash Equilibrium Centralized Supply Chain Network Ddesign: Monopoly, Duopoly, and Ooligopoly Competitions under Uncertainty [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 37-56]
  • New product development An Innovation Measurement Model Based on THIO Classification: An Automotive Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 7-15]
  • Non-dominated sorting EMCSO: An Elitist Multi-Objective Cat Swarm Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 107-117]
  • Nonlinear Programming Effects of Probability Function on the Performance of Stochastic Programming [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 67-76]
  • Non-Linear quad-level programming problem Presentation and Solving Non-Linear Quad-Level Programming Problem Utilizing a Heuristic Approach Based on Taylor Theorem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 91-101]
  • NSGA-II A Bi-Objective Airport Gate Scheduling with Controllable Processing Times Using Harmony Search and NSGA-II Algorithms [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 77-90]

O

  • OECD countries Three Approaches to Time Series Forecasting of Petroleum Demand in OECD Countries [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 17-24]
  • Opposition based learning Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]
  • Opposition-based learning EMCSO: An Elitist Multi-Objective Cat Swarm Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 107-117]
  • Optimal number of hospital beds The Optimal Number of Hospital Beds Under Uncertainty: A Costs Management Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 129-138]
  • Order allocation An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming Tosustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Organ transplant supply chain A Stochastic Optimization Approach to a Location-Allocation Problem of Organ Transplant Centers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 103-111]

P

  • Parallel assembly line Scheduling of Multiple Autonomous Guided Vehicles for an Assembly Line Using Minimum Cost Network Flow [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 185-193]
  • Parallel machine scheduling Design of a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Parallel Machines Scheduling to Minimize Job Tardiness and Machine Deteriorating Costs with Deteriorating Jobs in a Batched Delivery System [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 35-50]
  • Pedestrian crosswalk A Combined Fuzzy Logic and Analytical Hierarchy Process Method for Optimal Selection and Locating of Pedestrian Crosswalks [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 79-89]
  • Petroleum demand Three Approaches to Time Series Forecasting of Petroleum Demand in OECD Countries [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 17-24]
  • PowerPlant Failure Mode and Effect Analysis Power Plant Boiler [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 1-5]
  • Preemption Modeling and Solution Procedure for a Preemptive Multi-Objective Multi-Mode Project Scheduling Model in Resource Investment Problems [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 169-183]
  • Pricing Two-echelon Supply Chain Considering Multiple Retailers with Price and Promotional Effort Sensitive Non-linear Demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 57-64]
  • Productivity Implementing Bounded Linear Programming and Analytical Network Process Fuzzy Models to Motivate Employees: a Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 25-35]
  • Promotional effort Two-echelon Supply Chain Considering Multiple Retailers with Price and Promotional Effort Sensitive Non-linear Demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 57-64]

Q

  • Queuing system Hub Covering Location Problem Considering Queuing and Capacity Constraints [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 143-156]
  • Queuing theory The Optimal Number of Hospital Beds Under Uncertainty: A Costs Management Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 129-138]

R

  • Release Date An Efficient Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm for the Single Batch-Processing Machine Scheduling Problem with Sequence Dependent Family Setup Time and Non-identical Job Sizes [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 65-78]
  • Remanufacturing processes Determination of Criticality Indexes in the Remanufacturing Process: A GERT-based Simulation Approach [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 91-100]
  • Research and Development An Innovation Measurement Model Based on THIO Classification: An Automotive Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 7-15]
  • Resource Investment Problem Modeling and Solution Procedure for a Preemptive Multi-Objective Multi-Mode Project Scheduling Model in Resource Investment Problems [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 169-183]
  • Reward system Implementing Bounded Linear Programming and Analytical Network Process Fuzzy Models to Motivate Employees: a Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 25-35]

S

  • Scheduling Service Performance Improvement Model: The Case of Teklehaymanot General Hospital [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 23-33]
  • Scheduling Scheduling of Multiple Autonomous Guided Vehicles for an Assembly Line Using Minimum Cost Network Flow [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 185-193]
  • Sensitivity analysis Effects of Probability Function on the Performance of Stochastic Programming [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 67-76]
  • Serial and Parallel Schedule Generation Scheme Modeling and Solution Procedure for a Preemptive Multi-Objective Multi-Mode Project Scheduling Model in Resource Investment Problems [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 169-183]
  • Service Performances Service Performance Improvement Model: The Case of Teklehaymanot General Hospital [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 23-33]
  • Single allocation Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]
  • Smoothing method Presentation and Solving Non-Linear Quad-Level Programming Problem Utilizing a Heuristic Approach Based on Taylor Theorem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 91-101]
  • Social benefit A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]
  • Specialized Doctor Service Performance Improvement Model: The Case of Teklehaymanot General Hospital [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 23-33]
  • Split Job Size An Efficient Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm for the Single Batch-Processing Machine Scheduling Problem with Sequence Dependent Family Setup Time and Non-identical Job Sizes [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 65-78]
  • Stackelberg game A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]
  • Stochastic operation time A Multi-Objective Mixed-Model Assembly Line Sequencing Problem With Stochastic Operation Time [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 157-167]
  • Stochastic optimization approach A Stochastic Optimization Approach to a Location-Allocation Problem of Organ Transplant Centers [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 103-111]
  • Stochastic programming Effects of Probability Function on the Performance of Stochastic Programming [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 67-76]
  • Supply chain(SC) Two-echelon Supply Chain Considering Multiple Retailers with Price and Promotional Effort Sensitive Non-linear Demand [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 57-64]
  • Sustainability An Integrated Approach of Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and Fuzzy Multi-Objective Programming Tosustainable Supplier Selection and Order Allocation [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 1-22]
  • Sustainable agriculture A Novel Model for the Analysis of Interactions Between Governments and Agricultures in a Study of Social Beneficial Externalities Based on the Stackelberg Game: A Case Study on Cotton Production [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 119-127]

T

  • Tax evasion Studying and Identifying the Effective Factors on Tax Evasion by Fuzzy DEMATEL-Method [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 149-154]
  • Taylor algorithm Presentation and Solving Non-Linear Quad-Level Programming Problem Utilizing a Heuristic Approach Based on Taylor Theorem [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 91-101]
  • The best and worst ranks A Ratio-Based Efficiency Measurement for Ranking Multi-Stage Production Systems in DEA [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 195-202]
  • Thermal Power Failure Mode and Effect Analysis Power Plant Boiler [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 1-5]
  • THIO Model An Innovation Measurement Model Based on THIO Classification: An Automotive Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 7-15]
  • Time series forecasting Three Approaches to Time Series Forecasting of Petroleum Demand in OECD Countries [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 17-24]
  • Transhipment Location-Allocation and Scheduling of Inbound and Outbound Trucks in Multiple Cross-Dockings Considering Breakdown Trucks [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 51-65]

U

  • Uncertain information Optimizing a Fuzzy Green p-hub Centre Problem Using Opposition Biogeography Based Optimization [Volume 11, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 113-132]
  • University Implementing Bounded Linear Programming and Analytical Network Process Fuzzy Models to Motivate Employees: a Case Study [Volume 11, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 25-35]