2013 Publications

Journal Articles

  • Lim, M, Bahr, W and Leung, S.C.H. (2013), “RFID in the warehouse: A literature analysis (1995-2010) of its applications, benefits, challenges and future trends“, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol.145, Issue 1, 409-430.
  • Tseng, ML, Tan, KH, Lim, M, Lin, RJ and Geng, Y (2013), “Benchmarking Eco-efficiency in Green Supply Chain Practices in Uncertainty”, Production Planning and Control, DOI:10.1080/09537287.2013.808837.
  • Stephen C.H. Leung, Xian Hua, Defu Zhang, Ming K Lim (2013), “A meta-heuristic algorithm for heterogeneous fleet vehicle routing problems with two-dimensional loading constraints”, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 225, Issue 2, 199-210.
  • Han, SH, Lu XL, Dong, M.Y., Leung, SCH and Lim, M (2013), “Production planning for hybrid remanufacturing and manufacturing system with component recovery”, Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64, 1447-1460.
  • Lim, M and Tan, K. (2013), “Using a multi-agent system to optimise resource utilisation in multi-site manufacturing facilities”, International Journal of Production Research, Vol.51, Issue 9, 2620-2638. 
  • Chan, HK, Chung, SH and Lim, MK, (2013), “Recent research trend of economic-lot scheduling problems”, Journal of Manufacturing and Technology Management, Vol.24, No. 3, 465-482.
  • Aggarwal, R and Lim, M (2013), “Aligning physical and virtual logistical spheres with radio-frequency identification and agent-based modelling”, International Journal of Agile Systems and Management, Vol. 6, No.1, 66-82.
  • Aggarwal, R and Lim, M (2013), “Enhancing competitive advantage with radio-frequency identification (RFID) enabled returnable transport equipment (RTE)”, International Journal of Information Technology and Management, 2013, Vol.12, No.1/2, 3-26.
  • Johanna Virkki, Toni Björninen, Juha Virtanen, Lauri Sydänheimo, Leena Ukkonen, Ming Lim (2013), “Embedding RFID tags into wooden doors for identification and tracking”, International Journal of Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Applications, Vol.4, No.2, 181-196.
  • M Winsper and M Lim (2013), “Using a multi-agent system to investigate the benefits of RFID Technology in the Reconfiguration of Disrupted Supply Chains”, Information Technology Journal, Vol.12, Issue 13, 2617-2620, ISSN 1812-5638.
  • Anosike, A.I and Lim, M.K. (2013), “Integrating Lean, Theory of Constraints and TRIZ for Process Innovation”, in Ogulnlegy, J., Heger, D & Richter, U.H. (eds), Short Research Papers on Knowledge, Innovation and Enterprise, 64-75. London: KIE Conference Book Series, ISBN 978-1-85924-281-0.
  • M. Winsper, M. Chli (2013), “Decentralized Supply Chain Formation Using Max-Sum Loopy Belief Propagation” Computational Intelligence, 29: 281–309.
  • Marriott, B., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Soriano-Meier, H., Antony, J. (2013), “An integrated methodology to prioritise improvement initiatives in low volume-high integrity product manufacturing organisations”, Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol. 24, No. 2,197-217.
  • Withers, S., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumar, V., Rocha-Lona, L. (2013), “A case study improvement of a testing process by combining lean management, industrial engineering and automation methods”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology Innovation , Vol. 3, No.3, 134-143. 

Conference Papers

  • Vikas Kumar, Archana Kumari, Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes, Ming Lim, “Dependability a Key Element for Achieving Sustainable Competitive Advantage: A Study of Information Service Firms”, Int. Conf. Advances in Production Management Systems, 9-12 Sept 2013, State College, PA, USA, 493-450.
  • Rahul Ulhas Pai, Sujit Banerji, Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes, Ming Lim, Vikas Kumar, “Selection and Ranking of Low Cost Countries for Outsourcing and Offshoring in the Manufacturing Sector”, Int. Conf. Advances in Production Management Systems, 9-12 Sept 2013, State College, PA, USA, 501-512.
  • Michael Winsper, Ming K. Lim, “Comparing the Benefits of RFID and Barcode-based track and trace in the Reconfiguration of Disrupted Supply Chains: An Empirical Study”, 18th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2013), 7-10 July 2013, Vienna, Austria.
  • M Winsper and M Lim, “Using a multi-agent system to investigate the benefits of RFID Technology in the Reconfiguration of Disrupted Supply Chains”, ScienceOne International Conference on Information Technology, 6-7 Feb 2013, Dubai, UAE.
  • Lee, J.H., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumar, V., Rocha-Lona, L., Mishra, N., “A comparative study of the implementation status of Lean Six Sigma in South Korea and the UK”, Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems, 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), 26-28 June 2013, Springer, Porto, Portugal.
  • Rocha-Lona L., Alvarez-Reyes, S.E., Eldridge, S., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Vikas, K., “Lean Six Sigma supply chain case study: aircraft shipment improvement in a pharmaceutical company”, Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems, 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), 26-28 June 2013, Springer, Porto, Portugal.
  • Kumar, V., Akkaranggoon, S., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Rocha-Lona, L., Kumari, A., Wang, Y.H., “A multi-agent architecture framework to improve the wine supply chain coordination”, Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems, 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), 26-28 June 2013, Springer, Porto, Portugal.
  • Kumari, S., Singh, A., Mishra, N., Garza-Reyes, J.A., “A multi-agent self-adaptive architecture for outsourcing manufacturing supply chain”, Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems, 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), 26-28 June 2013, Springer, Porto, Portugal.
  • Winck Jacques, G., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Lim, M.K., Kumar, V., “Exploring the status of quality improvement approaches in Brazil”, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Business Innovation and Technology Management (EUBITM), 1-3 July 2013, Derby, UK.
  • Komlanvi, M., Shafik, M., Garza-Reyes, J.A., “Design and development of a 4D sustainable renewable power station business model for the Republic of Togo industrial applications”, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Business Innovation and Technology Management (EUBITM), 1-3 July 2013, Derby, UK.
  • Flint, A., Garza-Reyes J.A., Soriano-Meier, H., Kumar, V., “Lead time and variability reduction in an aircraft engine assembly process: a case study”, Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM),10-13 June2012, Helsinki, Finland.