Industrial Engineering Applications in Emerging Countries

Ihsan Sabuncuoglu, Bahar Y. Kara, Bopaya Bidanda

January 9, 2015 by CRC Press
Reference - 310 Pages - 105 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781482226898 - CAT# K22511
Series: Industrial Engineering

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  • Presents a simulation-based maritime risk analysis study
  • Focuses on Turkish day-ahead electricity market
  • Proves a floor stock inventory control model that uses simulation optimization
  • Supplies a critical review of hand torque strength studies
  • Analyzes the traffic flow on Kuwait roads and highways and proposes some remedies to increased congestion levels
  • Models and analyzes the production line of a crude oil refinery in Kuwait via simulation.


The second volume of a three-volume series on global logistics management, this book focuses on recent developments and implementations of operations research techniques on selected logistic problems in emerging countries. The book covers topics ranging from quality management in pharmaceutical supply chains to risk analysis of maritime ports and identifies quality management practices that impact supply chain performance using empirical data from pharmaceutical manufacturing sector in Pakistan. It provides case studies and discusses the application of IE tools.