Management and Industrial Engineering

Supply Chain Intelligence

Application and Optimization

Editors: Kumar, Kaushik, Davim, J. Paulo (Eds.)

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  • Discusses complex problems in the fields of logistics and supply chain management
  • Presents advanced techniques in the field of evolutionary computation
  • Includes interdisciplinary insights from engineering and management
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The book provides an introduction to logistics and supply chain management and the application of evolutionary computation, focusing on specific fields related to supply chain issues, from strategic sourcing decisions, and production planning and control to inventory to logistics and its application using evolutionary / heuristics techniques. Bridging the gap between management research, decision-making and computer analysis, this interdisciplinary book features state-of-the-art descriptions of the corresponding problems and advanced methods for solving them.

About the authors

Kaushik Kumar, B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering, REC (Now NIT), Warangal), MBA (Marketing, IGNOU) and Ph.D (Engineering, Jadavpur University), is an Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, India. He has 14 years of teaching & research and worked for a leading international manufacturer for over 11 years. His teaching and research interests include quality management systems, optimization, non-conventional machining, CAD / CAM, rapid prototyping and composites. He holds 9 Patents, and has published  28 books, 17 edited volumes, 48 book chapters, over 140 papers in international journals,  and presented over 20 papers at national and  international conferences. He is on the editorial board and review panel of 7 international and 1 national journals. He has received numerous awards and honors.
J. Paulo Davim received holds a Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Porto (FEUP). He was also awarded a postdoctorate degree (Full Habilitation) from the University of Coimbra and a D.Sc. (Higher Doctorate) from London Metropolitan University. He is a Portuguese Institution of Engineers Senior Chartered Engineer with an MBA and specialist qualifications in engineering and industrial management as well as in metrology. He is also Eur Ing by FEANI-Brussels and a fellow (FIET) of IET London. Currently, he is a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing, materials, mechanical and industrial engineering, with a special interest in machining & tribology. He is also has an interest in management, engineering education and higher education for sustainability. He has coordinated and participated in several funded research projects and has received several scientific awards and honors. He has evaluated projects for the ERC (European Research Council) and other international research agencies and served as a Ph.D. examiner for universities in various countries. He is the author (or co-author) of more than 10 books, 80 book chapters and 400 articles in journals and conferences, and he is the editor-in-chief, editor or guest editor of several international journals, books and book series, and a scientific advisor for various international journals and conferences. He is a member of the editorial boards of 30 international journals and is a reviewer for more than 100 prestigious Web of Science journals.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • An Overview of Supply Chain Dynamics from a Behavioral Operations Perspective

    Pages 3-18

    Mauro, Carmela (et al.)

  • Classification of Factors Associated with a Closed-Loop Supply Chain System, Their Modelling Methods and Strategies

    Pages 19-35

    Kalita, Hridayjit (et al.)

  • Project-Based Supply Chain Intelligence and Digital Fabrication for a Sustainable Film Industry

    Pages 37-59

    Loy, Jennifer

  • Cold Chain and Its Application

    Pages 63-80

    Kumar, Dheeraj (et al.)

  • To Analyse the Impact and Benefits of Cold Chain Applications for Frozen Food at High-Temperature Zone: A Case Study of Rajasthan, India

    Pages 81-109

    Bharti, Anju (et al.)

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eBook 85,59 €
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Hardcover 145,59 €
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Softcover 103,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Supply Chain Intelligence
Book Subtitle
Application and Optimization
Editors
  • Kaushik Kumar
  • J. Paulo Davim
Series Title
Management and Industrial Engineering
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-46425-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-46425-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-46424-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-46427-1
Series ISSN
2365-0532
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 174
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations, 24 illustrations in colour
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