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 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
  • Expertise 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