Software development and programming tools- a survey and recommendation for organization of small industries and industrial towns of Iran

Hassan Rashidi; Zeynab Rashidi; Latifeh Pour Mohammad Bagher; Mohammad Bahrani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 1-18

  In today's world, software tools play an important role in speeding up software development, reducing development costs and human efforts, as well as increasing reliability. In software development by tools, choosing a suitable tool will be a difficult task because many of them are available with different ...  Read More

A multi-objective mathematical planning model for a multi-level sustainable supply chain considering market boom and downturn

Ali Goodarzi; Ali Mostafaeipour; Hasan Hosseini Nasab; Yahia Zare Mehrjerdi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 19-41

  A multi-level sustainable supply chain is related to a system that includes all activities necessary to transfer and supply materials and services from the producer to the consumer. In this system, the focus is on providing materials and services based on a number of objectives, such as reducing costs, ...  Read More

A stochastic chance constraint-based model for a project supply management (A metaheuristic method)

Mojtaba Afsharian; Bijan Baghbani; Masoumeh Lajevardi; Amin Saeidi khasraghi; Mohammad Reza Sasouli

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 42-58

  In today's era, organizations recognize the challenges of meeting the evolving needs and preferences of customers. Simply improving products and individual performance is insufficient to satisfy customer requirements. Instead, organizations have embraced a collaborative strategy, utilized efficient supply ...  Read More

Design of a scenario-based multi-level and multi-objective mathematical model with the aim of reducing the risk of the blood supply chain in the conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic

Abolfazl Babazadeh Rafiei; Majid Motamedi; Sohrabi Tahmoores; Mohammad Hossein Darvish Motevalli

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 59-74

  Supply chain risk management is a preventive approach to risk management in the supply chain to avoid possible unex-pected consequences and to manage the blood supply chain (BSC) and achieve the maximum effectiveness and efficiency of this chain, risk management of the BSC is inevitable. This research ...  Read More

Designing a dynamic investment model in an open innovation environment using the definitions of self-organization and organizational learning

Sepideh Rahmani; Farzad Movahedi Sobhani; Hamed Kazemipoor; Majid Sheikh Mohammadi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 75-89

  In order to survive and succeed in today's ever-changing business world, both established organizations and startups must be able to adapt and innovate. A key factor in this is the concept of open innovation, which has revolutionized how organizations acquire knowledge by facilitating collaboration and ...  Read More

Two-level warranty contract between service agent and consumer by considering Stackelberg equilibrium (Case study : A truck after-sales service agent in Iran)

Ommolbanin Yousefi; Nooshin Shirani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 90-105

  Warranty and maintenance contracts play an important role in product life cycle.  Different failures which occur during useful life cycle of products in additional reducing reliability, make expense for consumer and service agent. This study considers warranty periods and maintenance services costs ...  Read More

Project portfolio optimization in upstream oil industry in knowledge based organization, “Case study: Tehran energy consultants company”

Seyyed Abdollah Razavi; Hossein Motavali

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 106-115

  The oil and gas industry is probably the most important industry in the world. By growing demands of energy, the need for executing oil and gas projects becomes more than ever. Mega projects in this industry have certain characteristic such as being investment intensive, multi objective, owners, investors, ...  Read More

An intelligent hybrid model for forecasting the stock price index volatility: The case of Tehran stock exchange

Mojtaba Sedighi; Mahdi Madanchi Zaj

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 116-130

  Forecasting the stock price index volatility is considered a strategic and challenging issue in the stock markets, and it is momentous for traders and investors in the decision-making process. Hence, the presentation of an efficient model for forecasting the stock price index volatility is a crucial ...  Read More

Optimization of a multi-objective university course timetabling problem with a hybrid WOA&NSGA-II (Case study: IAU, Robat Karim branch)

Alireza Ariyazand; Hamed Soleimani; Farhad Etebari; Esmaeil Mehdizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 131-148

  Scheduling and timetabling for university system have been a source of attention and an important challenge for the people in charge of administrations. The regulations and infrastructures are very diverse between universities, making it impossible to come up with a universal model for all. We, in this ...  Read More

Design an agent-based model of the supply chain of perishable goods in the conditions of specific disruptions

Mozhde Nikounam Nezami; Abbas Toloie Eshlaghy; Seyed-Javad Iranban

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 149-160

  The primary goal of this study is to design an agent-based model of the supply chain for perishable goods during the occurrence of specific disruptions. This study is practical in terms of aim and qualitative in terms of data collection method. To validate the model, the views of the statistical population ...  Read More

A New Approach for Ranking Efficient DMUs Based on Network Data Envelopment Analysis and Borda Technique

ehsan vaezi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2023, Pages 161-178

  Classic Data Envelopment Analysis methods ignore the internal interactions and consider the systems as a ‘black box’. Most of the network analysis models are nonlinear and it is feasible that these point may cause a considerable amount of modification to occur in the efficiency results. Amidst ...  Read More