Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2016 Theoretical Classification of Factors That Affect Quality of Service in Colleges and Universities' Online ProgamsInternational Journal of Education Research. 54-68.
2016 Theoretical Classification of Factors that Affect Quality of Service in Colleges and Universities' Online ProgramsInternational Journal of Education Research. 54-67.
2013 A Theoretical Framework for Providing Quality Service to college Degree ProgramsInternational Journal of Education Research.
2012 An Evaluation of the NERJIT Priority Rule in a Kanban-Controlled FlowshopProduction and Operations Management. 923-938.
2012 NERJIT: Using Net-requirement Data in Kanban-controlled Jumbled-flow ShopsProduction and Operations Management. 606-618.
2010 An Analysis of Dual-Kanban Just-In-Time Systems in a Non-repetitive EnvironmentProduction and Operations Management. 233-245.
2010 Budgetary Constraints and Idle Time Allocation in Common-Cycle Production with non-zero Setup TimeJournal of Industrial and Systems Engineering. 18-32.
2009 A Data Structure for Supply Chain Management SystemsIndustrial Management and Data Systems. 138-150.
2009 Requirements Analysis and Implementation: Converting a Student Survey of Faculty Teaching System from Paper-based to Web-basedJournal of Cases in Information Technology. 1-11.
2007 A comparison of student feedback obtained through paper-based and web-based surveys of faculty teachingBritish Journal of Educational Technology. 1085-1101.
1997 A Simulation Analysis of Local Decision Rules in a Dual-Kanban FlowshopDecision Sciences. 195-212.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2011 Five Dimensions of Quality of college course
2010 A comparison of modified Just-In-Time production system with CONWIP.  75-79.
2005 Analysis of Global and Local Decision Rules in a Dual Kanban Job Shop
2005 Scheduling Policies in an Assembly Environment With Earliness and Tardiness
2005 Teaching Assessment and Administration
2002 An Information Systems Tool for Managing Hospital Operating Rooms
2001 Development of Data Structures/File Organization Methods For Managing Resources,

Research Overview

  • Just-In-Time production systems, inventory management, simulation, scheduling
  • Keywords

  • Business : Production and operations management
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration, The University of Arizona 1983
  • M.B.A., The University of Arizona 1979
  • Full Name

  • Alireza Ardalan