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Kheybari, Siamak (author), Javdanmehr, Mahsa (author), Rezaie, Fariba Mahdi (author), Rezaei, J. (author)
The purpose of this paper is to streamline the supply of corn, one of the key ingredients in the production of bioethanol. Using a comprehensive sustainable framework of criteria (including social, economic, and environmental dimensions), the potential locations of corn cultivation in Iran are examined from a multi-criteria decision analysis...
journal article 2021
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Rezaei, J. (author)
Best Worst Method (BWM) is a multi-criteria decision-making method that is based on a structured pairwise comparison system. It uses two pairwise comparison vectors (best-to-others and others-to-worst) as input for an optimization model to get the optimal weights of the criteria (or alternatives). The original BWM involves a nonlinear model...
journal article 2020
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Kheybari, Siamak (author), Davoodi Monfared, Mansoor (author), Farazmand, Hadis (author), Rezaei, J. (author)
In this paper, a multi-criteria set-covering methodology is proposed to select suitable locations for a set of data centers. First, a framework of criteria, with social, economic and environmental dimensions, is presented. The framework is used to calculate the suitability of potential data center locations in Iran. To that end, a sample of...
journal article 2020
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Li, L. (author), Rezaei, J. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), Wiegmans, B. (author), Guo, Jingwei (author), Tang, Yinying (author), Peng, Qiyuan (author)
China Railway Express (CRE) is one of the most important constituent parts of the Belt and Road Initiative. Freight demand analysis is fundamental as a basis for the operational strategy of CRE and the investment policy along the CRE-routes. Most of the existing relevant literature has focused on the organization of the train operations of...
journal article 2020
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Onstein, A.T.C. (author), Ektesaby, Mehrnaz (author), Rezaei, J. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), van Damme, Dick A. (author)
The design of a spatial distribution structure is of strategic importance for companies, to meet required customer service levels and to keep logistics costs as low as possible. Spatial distribution structure decisions concern distribution channel layout–i.e. the spatial layout of the transport and storage system–as well as distribution...
journal article 2019
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Rezaei, J. (author), van Roekel, Wilco S. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author)
Globalization has led to an increased need for international freight transportation and, with it, international logistics. To measure the performance of countries in terms of logistics, in 2007 the World Bank created the Logistics Performance Index (LPI), which uses six core indicators to rank countries with regard to their overall logistics...
journal article 2018
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Salimi, Negin (author), Rezaei, J. (author)
Since research and development (R&D) is the most critical determinant of the productivity, growth and competitive advantage of firms, measuring R&D performance has become the core of attention of R&D managers, and an extensive body of literature has examined and identified different R&D measurements and determinants of R&D...
journal article 2018
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Groenendijk, Laura (author), Rezaei, J. (author), Correia, Gonçalo (author)
The quality of a transit node is determined by the experience of travellers. However, the reference model for classifying the quality of a transit node, the so-called Node-Place model, does not consider this important dimension (experience). In this paper, we propose a method to add quality from a traveller's perspective to the Node-Place (NP...
journal article 2018
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Rezaei, J. (author), Fallah Lajimi, Hamidreza (author)
Supplier segmentation is one of the most important supply chain-related activities for most firms working with multiple suppliers. Purchasing portfolio matrix (PPM) is a segmentation method that considers two dimensions (profit impact and supply risk) against which the materials purchased by the company are classified. Despite its popularity,...
journal article 2018
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Liu, W. (author)
The road transportation has been overly used in freight transportation for decades, and it has undesirable effects on the environment. Nowadays, with the ever-increasing awareness of environmental issues which is mainly caused by road freight transportation, intermodal transport is thus promoted in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But,...
master thesis 2016
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Kothadiya, O.M. (author)
Airline Industry has seen constant growth in the passenger aviation sector over the years. The profits though, have not risen much because the competition has stiffened and fluctuating oil prices have been a cause of concern as well. Price wars have been a short-term strategy for the airlines to gain a bigger market share and retain customers....
master thesis 2016
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Bezerianos, G. (author)
The assessment of the external or macro-environment in which a company is operating plays an important role in its market research, when it is trying to find the most promising country to sell a new product. Nowadays, the increasing competition is forcing the companies to conduct rigorous market researches in multiple and different stages. In...
master thesis 2016
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Salimi, N. (author), Rezaei, J. (author)
A collaborative Ph.D. project, carried out by a doctoral candidate, is a type of collaboration between university and industry. Due to the importance of such projects, researchers have considered different ways to evaluate the success, with a focus on the outputs of these projects. However, what has been neglected is the other side of the...
journal article 2016
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Bakker, S.W. (author)
The lack of visibility, significant investment and a presumption of fleet shrinkage falter the decision-making process of a Dutch airline. Five decision areas have been identified and for each decision area improvements strategies or alternatives have been designed. Selecting the best alternative per decision area is a multi-criteria decision...
master thesis 2014
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