Dr. J. (Jafar) Rezaei

Profile

Jafar Rezaei is an assistant professor of operations and supply chain management at section Transport and Logistics. He did his Ph.D. at the faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM), Delft University of Technology (TU Delft). He has a background in Operations Research, and has published in several peer-reviewed journals. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Supply Chain Management Science. In 2015, he developed the Best Worst Method (BWM).

Research

His main research interests are freight transport modeling and analysis, supply chain partnership, supplier selection and segmentation, multi-objective and multi-criteria decision-making.

  • Advanced Evaluation Methods for Transport Policy Decision-making
    2016/2017
    Master Systems Engineering, Policy Analysis & Man.
    ECTS: 5
  • Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
    2016/2017
    Master Systems Engineering, Policy Analysis & Man.
    ECTS: 5
  • Logistiek 2
    2016/2017
    Bachelor Technische Bestuurskunde
    ECTS: 5
  • Rezaei, J., Best-worst multi-criteria decision-making method: Some properties and a linear model, Omega, Vol. 64, pp. 126-130.
  • Rezaei, J., 2015. Best-Worst Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Method, Omega, Vol. 53, pp. 49–57.
  • Rezaei, J., 2015. A two-way approach to supply chain partner selection, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 53, Iss. 16, pp. 4888–4902.
  • Rezaei, J., 2014. Economic order quantity for growing items, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 155, pp. 109–113.
  • Rezaei, J., and Ortt, R., 2013. Multi-criteria supplier segmentation using a fuzzy preference relations based AHP, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 225, Iss. 1, pp. 75-84.

More publications

  • Patrick Fahim; Topic: Physical Internet; February 2017-present
  • Wenhua Qu; Topic: Network optimization and synchromodality; January 2017-present
  • Kartika Nurhayati; Topic: Decision chain in supply chain management; October 2016-present
  • Masoud Khakdaman; Topic: Synchromodality; March 2016-present
  • Karimah Wan Ahmad; Topic: Sustainable supply chain management in oil and gas industry; August 2012-September 2016

Conferences:

The conferences in which I have been co-organizer/reviewer:

  • Program committee:
    XIX International Conference on Systems Science
    7-9 September 2016, Wrocław, Poland
  • Session co-organizer (organizing a special session together with Prof. Rommert Dekker on Multi-Criteria Decision-Making in Transportation and Logistics):
    18th conference of the EURO Working Group on Transportation (EWGT2015)
    14-16 July 2015, Delft, Netherlands
  • Review Committee:
    2014 IEEE International Technology Management Conference & 20th ICE Conference
    23-25 June 2014, Bergamo, Italy
  • Organizing committee and review committee:
    2013 IEEE International Technology Management Conference & 19th ICE Conference
    24-26 June 2013, The Hague, Netherlands

Editorial and Review Activities:

Reviewer for:

  • Journal of Air Transport Management
  • International Journal of Production Research
  • International Journal of Production Economics
  • Omega
  • European Journal of Operational Research
  • Journal of Operational Research Society
  • IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
  • Computers & Industrial Engineering
  • Applied Mathematical Modeling
  • Expert Systems with Applications
  • Industrial Marketing Management
  • European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research
  • International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications

Books

  • Rezaei, J., 2016. A matchmaking assignment model for supply chain partnership, In: H. Kotzab, J. Pannek, K.D. Thoben (Eds.), Dynamics in Logistics, pp. 577-586, Springer International Publishing. (ISBN: 978-3-319-23511-0
  • Rezaei, J., and Ortt, R., 2012. Two multi-criteria approaches to supplier segmentation, In: J. Frick and B. Laugen (Eds.): APMS 2011, IFIP AICT 384, pp. 317–325, Springer Heidelberg Dordrecht London New York. (ISBN: 978-3-642-33979-0)
  • Davoodi, M., Mohades, A. and Rezaei, J., 2009. A genetic algorithm for the constrained coverage problem. In: J. Mehnen, M. Köppen, A. Saad and A. Tiwari (Eds.), Applications of Soft Computing, Vol. 58, pp. 347-356, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg. (ISBN: 978-3-540-89618-0)
  • Rezaei, J. and M. Davoodi, 2006. Genetic algorithm for inventory lot-sizing with supplier selection under fuzzy demand and costs, In: M. Ali and R. Dapoigny (Eds.), Advances in Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 4031, pp. 1100-1110, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg. (ISBN: 978-3-540-35453-6)
  • Rezaei, J., 2006. Application of fuzzy AHP for determining the most important affecting factors on pistachio export, In: A. Javanshah, E. Facelli, M. Wirthensohn, Acta Horticulturae, No. 726, pp. 695-700, Tehran, Iran. (ISBN: 978-90-66057-09-8)
  • Rezaei, J. and Davoodi, M., 2005. Multi-item fuzzy inventory model with three constraints: genetic algorithm approach. In: S. Zhang and R. Jarvis, Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3809, pp. 1120-1125, Springer Berlin/ Heidelberg. (ISBN: 978-3-540-30462-3)

Links


Jafar Rezaei

Assistant Professor

Department:
Engineering Systems and Services

Group:

Transport and Logistics

Secretary: 
Betty van Koppen / Ellen van der Linden

Research interests:
Multi-criteria decision-making
Supply chain management
Inventory management
Freight transport

Additional information

Dr. J. (Jafar) Rezaei

subjects
2013 - Logistics 2
2014 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2014 - Logistics 2
2012 - Logistics 2
2016 - Logistics 2
2015 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2015 - Logistics 2
2016 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2016 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2017 - Advanced Evaluation Methods for Transport Policy Decision-making
2017 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2017 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2017 - Logistics 2
2017 - Logistics 2
2017 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2017 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2017 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2016 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2016 - Logistics 2
2016 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2016 - Analysis and Design of Freight and Logistic Systems
2015 - Freight Transportation Systems: Analysis and Modelling
2016 - Advanced Evaluation Methods for Transport Policy Decision-making
2017 - Multimodal Freight Transport Policy
ancillary activities
-Geen nevenwerkzaamheden -

2016-01-01 - 2018-01-01

publications
Assessing the social sustainability of supply chains using Best Worst Method

peer reviewed : Y

Resources, Conservation and Recycling (2017) 8 pages , p. 99-106

authors

  • Hadi Badri Ahmadi
  • Simonov Kusi-Sarpong
  • Jafar Rezaei
Evaluation of the external forces affecting the sustainability of oil and gas supply chain using Best Worst Method

peer reviewed : Y

Journal of Cleaner Production (2017) 11 pages , p. 242-252

authors

  • Wan Nurul Karimah Wan Ahmad
  • Jafar Rezaei
  • S Sadaghiani
  • Lóránt A. Tavasszy
  • Wan Nurul Karimah Wan Ahmad
Embedding carbon impact assessment in multi-criteria supplier segmentation using ELECTRE TRI-rC

peer reviewed : Y

Annals of Operations Research (2017)

authors

  • Jafar Rezaei
  • Miłosz Kadziński
  • V. Tsimopoulou
  • Lori Tavasszy
Measuring efficiency of university-industry Ph.D. projects using best worst method

peer reviewed : Y

Scientometrics: an international journal for all quantitative aspects of the science of science, communication in science and science policy (2016) 28 pages , p. 1-28

authors

  • Negin Salimi
  • Jafar Rezaei
Multi-criteria decision-making for complex bundling configurations in surface transportation of air freight

peer reviewed : Y

Journal of Air Transport Management (2016) 11 pages , p. 1-11

authors

  • J Rezaei
  • A.F. Hemmes
  • LA Tavasszy
A multi-objective model for lot-sizing with supplier selection for an assembly system

peer reviewed : N

International Journal of Logistics: research and applications (2016) 18 pages , p. 125-142

authors

  • J Rezaei
  • M Davoodib
  • LA Tavasszy
  • M Davarynejad
A supplier selection life cycle approach integrating traditional and environmental criteria using the best worst method

peer reviewed : Y

Journal of Cleaner Production (2016) 12 pages , p. 577-588

authors

  • Jafar Rezaei
  • Thomas Nispeling
  • Joseph Sarkis
  • Lori Tavasszy
An integrative framework for sustainable supply chain management practices in the oil and gas industry

peer reviewed : Y

Journal of Environmental Planning and Management (2016)

authors

  • Karimah Wan Ahmad
  • Marisa De Brito Pereira Maduro
  • Jafar Rezaei
  • Lóri Tavasszy
Commitment to and preparedness for sustainable supply chain management in the oil and gas industry

peer reviewed : Y

Journal of Environmental Management (2016)

authors

  • Karimah Wan Ahmad
  • Jafar Rezaei
  • Lóri Tavasszy
  • Marisa De Brito Pereira Maduro
Economic order quantity and sampling inspection plans for imperfect items

peer reviewed : Y

Computers & Industrial Engineering (2016) 7 pages , p. 1-7

authors

  • J Rezaei
Heterogeneous Valuation of Quality Dimensions of Railway Freight Service by Chinese Shippers

peer reviewed : Y

Transportation Research Record (2016) 8 pages , p. 9-16

authors

  • L. Duan
  • Jafar Rezaei
  • Lóri Tavasszy
  • Caspar Chorus