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Big data cloud computing framework for low carbon supplier selection in the beef supply chain (2018)
Journal Article
Singh, A., Kumari, S., Malekpoor, H., & Mishra, N. (2018). Big data cloud computing framework for low carbon supplier selection in the beef supply chain. Journal of cleaner production, 202, 139-149. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.07.236

Purpose – With the rapid economic development of nations across the globe, there is proportionate increment in corresponding carbon footprint. There are numerous counter measures proposed to mitigate it in terms of legislation and policy framing. How... Read More

A novel TOPSIS–CBR goal programming approach to sustainable healthcare treatment (2018)
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Malekpoor, H., Mishra, N., & Kumar, S. (2018). A novel TOPSIS–CBR goal programming approach to sustainable healthcare treatment. Annals of Operations Research, doi:10.1007/s10479-018-2992-y

© 2018, The Author(s). Cancer is one of the most common diseases worldwide and its treatment is a complex and time-consuming process. Specifically, prostate cancer as the most common cancer among male population has received the attentions of many re... Read More

Pre-positioning inventory and service outsourcing of relief material supply chain (2018)
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Yao, X., Huang, R., Song, M., & Mishra, N. (2018). Pre-positioning inventory and service outsourcing of relief material supply chain. International Journal of Production Research, 56(21), 6859-6871. doi:10.1080/00207543.2018.1495853

Service outsourcing is very common in a commercial supply chain, and in humanitarian relief area the transportation service is usually outsourced. To practice relief supply more effectively, it seems essential to enlarge outsourcing from shipping to... Read More

A genetic column generation algorithm for sustainable spare part delivery: Application to the Sydney DropPoint Network (2018)
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Dunbar, M., Belieres, S., Shukla, N., Amirghasemi, M., Perez, P., & Mishra, N. (2018). A genetic column generation algorithm for sustainable spare part delivery: Application to the Sydney DropPoint Network. Annals of Operations Research, 1-19. doi:10.1007/s10479-018-2911-2

Modern-day logistics companies require increasingly shorter lead-times in order to cater for the increasing popularity of on-demand services. There is consequently an urgent need for fast scheduling algorithms to provide high quality, real-time imple... Read More

A hybrid approach of VIKOR and bi-objective integer linear programming for electrification planning in a disaster relief camp (2018)
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Malekpoor, H., Chalvatzis, K., Mishra, N., & Ramudhin, A. (2018). A hybrid approach of VIKOR and bi-objective integer linear programming for electrification planning in a disaster relief camp. Annals of Operations Research, 1-27. doi:10.1007/s10479-018-2877-0

© 2018 The Author(s) In this paper, we provide a model which optimizes the allocation of electricity generation systems, in terms of their number and location, in a disaster relief camp. The objectives that this model takes into account are minimizat... Read More

Big data analytics and application for logistics and supply chain management (2018)
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Govindan, K., Cheng, T., Mishra, N., & Shukla, N. (2018). Big data analytics and application for logistics and supply chain management. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 114, 343-349. doi:10.1016/j.tre.2018.03.011

This special issue explores big data analytics and applications for logistics and supply chain management by examining novel methods, practices, and opportunities. The articles present and analyse a variety of opportunities to improve big data analyt... Read More

Barriers to effective circular supply chain management in a developing country context (2018)
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Mangla, S. K., Luthra, S., Mishra, N., Singh, A., Rana, N. P., Dora, M., & Dwivedi, Y. (2018). Barriers to effective circular supply chain management in a developing country context. Production planning & control, 29(6), 551-569. doi:10.1080/09537287.2018.1449265

Circular supply chain emphasizes surge in application of reuse, recycling and remanufacturing and thereby promotes the transformation of manufacturing characteristics from linear (‘take-produce-utilize-dump’) to circular model of flow of products, by... Read More

An integrated lean and green approach for improving sustainability 4 performance: A case study of a packaging manufacturing SME in the UK (2017)
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Choudhary, S., Nayak, R., Dora, M., Mishra, N., & Ghadge, A. (in press). An integrated lean and green approach for improving sustainability 4 performance: A case study of a packaging manufacturing SME in the UK. Production planning & control, ISSN 0953-7287

Competitive landscape, informed consumers and stringent regulations have forced many manufacturing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to focus on operational efficiency along with sustainability issues in recent years. While many manufacturing... Read More

Social media data analytics to improve supply chain management in food industries (2017)
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Singh, A., Shukla, N., & Mishra, N. (2018). Social media data analytics to improve supply chain management in food industries. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 114, 398-415. doi:10.1016/j.tre.2017.05.008

This paper proposes a big-data analytics-based approach that considers social media (Twitter) data for the identification of supply chain management issues in food industries. In particular, the proposed approach includes text analysis using a suppor... Read More

Multiple order-up-to policy for mitigating bullwhip effect in supply chain network (2017)
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Keshari, A., Mishra, N., Shukla, N., McGuire, S., & Khorana, S. (2018). Multiple order-up-to policy for mitigating bullwhip effect in supply chain network. Annals of Operations Research, 269(1-2), 361-386. doi:10.1007/s10479-017-2527-y

This paper proposes a multiple order-up-to policy based inventory replenishment scheme to mitigate the bullwhip effect in a multi-stage supply chain scenario, where various transportation modes are available between the supply chain (SC) participants... Read More

Cloud-based multi-agent architecture for effective planning and scheduling of distributed manufacturing (2016)
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Mishra, N., Singh, A., Kumari, S., Govindan, K., & Ali, S. I. (2016). Cloud-based multi-agent architecture for effective planning and scheduling of distributed manufacturing. International Journal of Production Research, 54(23), 7115-7128. doi:10.1080/00207543.2016.1165359

In modern world, manufacturing processes have become very complex because of consistently fluctuating demand of customers. Numerous production facilities located at various geographical locations are being utilised to address the demands of their mul... Read More

Cloud computing technology: Reducing carbon footprint in beef supply chain (2014)
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Singh, A., Mishra, N., Ali, S. I., Shukla, N., & Shankar, R. (2015). Cloud computing technology: Reducing carbon footprint in beef supply chain. International journal of production economics, 164, 462-471. doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.09.019

Global warming is an alarming issue for the whole humanity. The manufacturing and food supply chains are contributing significantly to the large-scale carbon emissions. Beef supply chain is one of the segments of food industry having considerable car... Read More