Dean-Eng Team Publications

Integrated Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems and Smart Value Chain: Sustainable Infrastructure for the Factory of the Future

Authors: M. Reza Abdi, Ashraf W. Labib, Farideh Delavari Edalat, Alireza Abdi

This book emphasises on the two innovative paradigms of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems (RMS) and the 4th industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) along with their incorporated development.

Adaptive Water Management: Concepts, Principles and Applications for Sustainable Development

Authors: Farideh Delavari Edalat, M. Reza Abdi

This book explores a new framework of Adaptive Water Management (AWM) for evaluating existing approaches in urban water management.

Book Chapters/Contributions

1) Abdi, M. R., Delavari Edalat, F., Abumusa, S. 2016, Lean and Agile Supply Chain Management: A case of IT Distribution Industry in the Middle East, Green and Lean Management, Carolina Feliciana Machado and J. Paulo Davim (Ed.), pp. 37-69. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-44909-8_3, Print ISBN,978-3-319- 44907-4, Springer International Publishing.
2) Abdi, M. R., Delavari Edalat, F., Abumusa, S. 2016, Lean and Agile Supply Chain Management: A case of IT Distribution Industry in the Middle East, Green and Lean Management, Carolina Feliciana Machado and J. Paulo Davim (Ed.), pp. 37-69. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-44909-8_3, Print ISBN,978-3-319- 44907-4, Springer International Publishing.
3) Abdi, M.R. and Khojaste, Y. 2015, Subcontractors - Supply Chain Management, Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management, Haghirian, P. (Ed), Rutledge. ISBN 9780415734189. 424 pages, Tokyo, Japan,| 35 B/W Illus.
4) Abdi, M. R., Elliot, L., & Delavari Edalat, F. D. 2015. Strategic Business Plan Based on Total Quality Management for Property-Marketing Small Enterprises in UK. In N. Baporikar (Ed.), Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in the Contemporary Knowledge-Based Global Economy (pp. 509-527). Hershey, PA: Business Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-8798-1.ch021, IGI Global.
5) Abdi, M.R. 2014, Chapter contribution (questions and answers), Business Intelligence and Analytics: Systems for Decision Support, Global Edition, 10/E, Turban D., Sharda, D., and Delen D., ISBN-10: 1292009209, Pearson, UK.
6) Abdi, M.R and Khanna, V. 2013, Innovative product design and development through online customisation, Management and Engineering Innovation, Editors: Carolina Machado and J.P. Davim, ISTE-Wiley Publisher, London, UK.
7) Abdi, M.R and Awartani, A. 2011, Business Strategy and Corporate Identity Using Balanced Scorecards, In: Advances in Business and Management - Volume 4, Nova Science Publishers Inc.
8) Abdi, M.R. and Sharma, S., 2009, An Empirical Study of Information System for Disruption Management, Creating and Managing a Technology Economy, World Scientific Publishing, ISBN-13 978- 981-4313-38-4, NJ, USA, pp. 285-312.
9) Abdi, M.R. 2007, Fuzzy sets and analytical hierarchical process for manufacturing process choice, Dipak L. and Purnendu M. (Ed.), Handbook of Computational Intelligence in Manufacturing and Production Management, Idea Group Inc., Information Science Reference PA, USA, ISBN 978-1-59904- 582-5, pp 63-82.
10) Abdi, M.R and Labib, A.W. 2006, Product Design for Transformable Production and Reconfigurable Manufacturing, Dashchenko, A.I. (Ed.), Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems and Transformable Factories, Springer, NY, USA, ISBN- 3-540-29391-4, pp 460-478.

Papers in international journals

1)Yazdani,M., Abdi, M.R, Kumar, N., Keshavarz-Ghorabaee, M. 2019, Improved Decision Model for Evaluating Risks in Construction Projects, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Volume 145, Issue 5, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001640.
2) Abdi, M.R. and Labib, A. 2017, RMS capacity utilisation: product family and supply chain, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 55, No. 7, 1930--195627, doi: 10.1080/00207543.2016.1229066.
3) Garza-Reyes, J.A, AL-Shboul, M., Abdi, M.R. 2017, The Effect of Supply Chain Management Practices on Supply Chain and Manufacturing Firms’ Performance, Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol. 28, No. 5, 577-609, doi:10.1108/JMTM-11-2016-0154.
4) Izogo, E.E., Abdi, M.R., Ogba,I.E., Oraedu, C. 2017, Determinants of Relationship quality and customer loyalty in retail banking: Evidence from Nigeria, African Journal of Economic and Management Studies, Vol. 8 Issue: 2, pp.186-204, doi: 10.1108/AJEMS-01-2016-0011.
5) Hosseinzadeh, O., Hajjarian, M., Abdi, M.R. 2017, Strategic Planning for Poplar Farming Development using Analytic Network Process, Iranian Journal of Wood and Paper Industries, the official journal of Iranian Scientific Association of Wood and Paper, accepted for publication.
6) Delavari-Edalat, F. and Abdi, M. R. 2015, Constraints on the Adoption of Adaptive Water Management Principles: the Case of Greater Tehran, Water Resources Management, Vol. 29, No. 15, pp 5569-5591.
7) Abdi, M.R and Awartani, A. 2013, Business Strategy and Corporate Identity Using Balanced Scorecards, Journal of Current Issues in Finance, Business and Economics ISSN: 1935-3553, Nova Science Publishers Inc., Volume 6, Number 2/3, 213-235.
8) Abdi, M.R. Delavari-Edalat, F. , Al Shutbi. I. 2013, IT Service Improvement through Total Quality Management, International Journal of Information and Computer Science (IJICS), Vol. 2, No. 71, 141-146.
9) Abdi, M.R. 2012, Product family formation and selection for reconfigurability using Analytical Network Process, International Journal of Production Research. Vol. 50, No. 17, 4908-4921.
10) Abdi, M.R. and Labib, A.W. 2011, Performance Evaluation of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems via Holonic Architecture and the Analytic Network Process, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 49, No. 5, 1319 – 1335.
11) Delavari-Edalat, F. and Abdi, M. R. 2010, Human-Environment Interactions Based on Biophilia Values in an Urban Context: Case Study, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE): Journal of Urban Planning and Development, Vol. 136, No. 2, 162-168.
12) Abdi, M.R. 2009, Fuzzy multi-criteria decision model for evaluating reconfigurable machines, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 117, No. 1, 1–15.
13) Abdi, M.R. 2009, Layout Configuration Selection for Reconfigurable Manufacturing System Using the Fuzzy AHP, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, Vol. 17, Nos. 1/2, 149-165.
14) Delavari-Edalat, F. and Abdi, M. R. 2009, Decision support system for monitoring environmentalhuman interactions. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Vol. 153, 9-26.
15) Abdi, M.R. and Sharma, S. 2008, Information System for Flight Disruption Management: A Case Study, International Journal of Information Management, Vol. 28, No. 2, 136–144.
16) Sanayei,_A. , Mousavi, S.F., Abdi M.R., Mohaghar, A. 2008, An integrated group decision-making process for supplier selection and order allocation using multi-attribute utility theory and linear programming, Journal of the Franklin Institute Vol. 345, 731–747.
17) Abdi, M.R. and Repolles, J. 2008, Integration of manufacturing strategy and process validation for pharmaceutical industries: a case study, International Journal of International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, Vol. 32, No. 2, 110-117.
18) Abdi, M.R. and Sharma, S. 2007, Strategic/tactical information management of flight operations in abnormal conditions through network control centre, International Journal of Information Management, Vol. 27, No. 2, 119- 138.
19) Abdi, M.R. and Labib, A.W. 2004, Grouping and selecting products: the design key of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems (RMSs), International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 42, No. 3, 521-546.
20) Abdi, M.R. and Labib, A.W. 2004, Feasibility study on the tactical-design justification of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems (RMSs) using fuzzy AHP, International Journal of Production # $ % & ' © 2019 DENA ENG. All Rights Reserved. Muffin group Research, Vol. 42, No. 15, 3055-3076.
21) Abdi, M.R. and Labib, A.W. 2003, A design strategy for Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems (RMSs) using the Analytical Hierarchical Process (AHP): A case study, International Journal of Production Research. Vol. 41, No. 10, 2273-2299.
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