Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management is an open access scientific journal that publishes theoretical and empirical peer-reviewed articles, which contribute to advance the understanding of phenomena related with all aspects of industrial engineering and industrial management.
JIEM includes contributions, but not limited to, in the following fields: Production Planning/Scheduling/Inventory, Logistics/Supply Chain, Quality Management, Operations Management and Operational Research


Juan A. Marin-Garcia, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain

Associate Editors (ordered by seniority):

Josefa Mula, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Carlos Andres-Romano, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Pilar I. Vidal-Carreras, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Angel Ruiz, Université de Laval, Canada
Julien Maheut, Universitat Politécnica de Valencia, Spain

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Online ISSN: 2013-0953
Print ISSN: 2013-8423

Online DL: B-28744-2008
Print DL: B-23477-2010

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Enviaments recents

  • Efficient Election Campaign Optimization Using Integer Programming 

    Güney, Evren (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: Political parties spend significant amounts of resources during their election campaigns, which are usually designed in a sub-optimal and informal way. This study aims to provide a mathematical framework for ...
  • Formative Assessment Framework Proposal for Transversal Competencies: Application to Analysis and Problem-Solving Competence 

    Gómez-Gasquet, Pedro; Verdecho Saez, Maria Jose; Rodriguez Rodriguez, Raúl; Alfaro-Saiz, Juan-Jose (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: In the last years, there is an increasing interest in the manner that transversal competences (TC) are introduced in the curricula. Transversal competences are generic and relevant skills that students have to ...
  • Software Defined Networking Firewall for Industry 4.0 Manufacturing Systems 

    Tsuchiya, Akihiro; Fraile, Francisco; Koshijima, Ichiro; Ortiz, Angel; Poler Escoto, Raúl (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: In order to leverage automation control data, Industry 4.0 manufacturing systems require industrial devices to be connected to the network. Potentially, this can increase the risk of cyberattacks, which can ...
  • Analyzing the Effects of Applying IoT to a Metal-Mechanical Company 

    Cañizares, Eduardo; Alarcón Valero, Faustino (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to show the improvements obtained through the application of IoT in a company of the metal-mechanical sector. Design/methodology/approach: The methodology used has been the collection ...
  • The Knowledge Absorptive Capacity to Improve the Cooperation and Innovation in the Firm 

    Sáiz Bárcena, Lourdes; Pérez Miguel, David; Manzanedo del Campo, Miguel Ángel (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose : The purpose of this paper is to study the absorptive capacity types in the knowledge management literature and aims to understand how companies can strength their contexts of cooperation in order to innovate. ...
  • Knowledge Management as a Tool for Improving Business Processes: An Action Research Approach 

    Martínez Martínez, Aurora; Cerdá Suárez, Luis Manuel; Sánchez Montero, Roberto; Asensio del Arco, Eva (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: The aim of this study is to investigate the importance of Knowledge Management as a tool for improving business processes in a different context from the industrial organizations, as an archaeological museum. ...
  • Transfer Prices Assignment with Integrated Production and Marketing Optimization Models 

    Parra, Enrique (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: In decentralized organizations (today a great majority of the large multinational groups), much of the decision-making power is in its individual business units –BUs–. In these cases, the management control system ...
  • Best Practices in Road Transport: An Exploratory Study 

    Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; González Boubeta, Ivan; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: Road transport aspects are becoming increasingly important due to their high impact on economic, environmental and social sustainability. Considering the triple bottom line approach, best practices play a fundamental ...
  • Identification of Reverse Logistics Decision Types from Mathematical Models 

    Cortés Pellicer, Pascual; Alarcón Valero, Faustino (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: The increase in social awareness, politics and environmental regulation, the scarcity of raw materials and the desired “green” image, are some of the reasons that lead companies to decide for implement processes ...
  • Economic and Environmental Packaging Sustainability: A Case Study 

    González Boubeta, Ivan; Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: The aim of this paper is to analyze the suitability of the packaging strategy of an important Spanish agro-food company, regarding to economic and environmental sustainability. Design/methodology/approach: Three ...
  • An ANP-Based Network to Measure the Impact of Lean Production on Organisational Performance 

    Ruano Pérez, José Luis; Rodriguez Rodriguez, Raúl; Alfaro-Saiz, Juan-Jose; Verdecho Saez, Maria Jose (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: The main objective of this research is to design a decision-making network, based on the Analytic Network Process (ANP) technique (Saaty, 1996), which will include the main elements to take into account when stating ...
  • A Model to Align Organizational Culture to Lean Culture 

    Taherimashhadi, Mehrsa; Ribas Vila, Immaculada (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Accés obert
    Purpose: Since the emergence of Lean Manufacturing many organizations strived to implement it. Nonetheless, sustainable Lean transformation is not as easy as to be simply achieved. Several aspects need to be taken into ...

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