Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal

(The median citation count of Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
A comprehensive review of quay crane scheduling, yard operations and integrations thereof in container terminals59
Integrating Corporate Social Responsibility in a closed-loop supply chain under government subsidy and used products collection strategies18
Optimizing construction schedules and material deliveries in city logistics: a case study from the building industry17
Order review and release in make-to-order flow shops: analysis and design of new methods14
Condition-based maintenance strategy optimization of meta-action unit considering imperfect preventive maintenance based on Wiener process14
An integrated imperfect production system with advertisement dependent demand using branch and bound technique12
Subsidy policies and operational strategies for multiple competing photovoltaic supply chains11
Consignment supply chain cooperation for complementary products under online to offline business mode10
Robust container slot allocation with uncertain demand for liner shipping services10
Integrating preventive maintenance to two-stage assembly flow shop scheduling: MILP model, constructive heuristics and meta-heuristics10
Supply chain information sharing under consideration of bullwhip effect and system robustness9
A multi-objective mathematical model and evolutionary algorithm for the dual-resource flexible job-shop scheduling problem with sequencing flexibility8
A heuristic algorithm for identical parallel machine scheduling: splitting jobs, sequence-dependent setup times, and limited setup operators8
Defining accurate delivery dates in make to order job-shops managed by workload control8
Robust scheduling and dispatching rules for high-mix collaborative manufacturing systems8
Robust berth scheduling using machine learning for vessel arrival time prediction8
Revenue management with two fare classes in synchromodal container transportation8
Deep learning models for vessel’s ETA prediction: bulk ports perspective7
The integrated orderline batching, batch scheduling, and picker routing problem with multiple pickers: the benefits of splitting customer orders7
Planning hinterland container transportation in congested deep-sea terminals7
To team up or not: single versus team driving in European road freight transport7
Improving emergency department performance by revising the patient–physician assignment process6
Ramping up a heuristic procedure for storage location assignment problem with precedence constraints6
A Monte-Carlo tree search algorithm for the flexible job-shop scheduling in manufacturing systems6
Addressing consistency and demand uncertainty in the Home Care planning problem6
Determining the optimal piecewise constant approximation for the nonhomogeneous Poisson process rate of Emergency Department patient arrivals6
Integrated optimization on production scheduling and imperfect preventive maintenance considering multi-degradation and learning-forgetting effects6
Sustainable partial backordering inventory model under linked-to-order credit policy and all-units discount with capacity constraint and carbon emissions6
Order and rack sequencing in a robotic mobile fulfillment system with multiple picking stations5
Demand modelling for emergency medical service system with multiple casualties cases: k-inflated mixture regression model5
Simulation optimization iteration approach on traffic integrated yard allocation problem in transshipment terminals5
Integrated production and maintenance planning under uncertain demand with concurrent learning of yield rate5
Leasing or selling? The channel choice of durable goods manufacturer considering consumers’ capital constraint5
Anticipatory approach for dynamic and stochastic shipment matching in hinterland synchromodal transportation5
Solving the picker routing problem in multi-block high-level storage systems using metaheuristics5
A bi-objective multi-population biased random key genetic algorithm for joint scheduling quay cranes and speed adjustable vehicles in container terminals4
Self-adaptive memetic algorithms for multi-objective single machine learning-effect scheduling problems with release times4
Balancing earliness and tardiness within workload control order release: an assessment by simulation4
AI for in-line vehicle sequence controlling: development and evaluation of an adaptive machine learning artifact to predict sequence deviations in a mixed-model production line4
Tiered prediction models for port vessel emissions inventories4
Optimizing stock levels for service-differentiated demand classes with inventory rationing and demand lead times4
Bullwhip effect in closed-loop supply chains with multiple reverse flows: a simulation study4
Maritime inventory routing with transshipment: the case of Yamal LNG3
Berth planning and real-time disruption recovery: a simulation study for a tidal port3
Physician scheduling for outpatient department with nonhomogeneous patient arrival and priority queue3
Modeling the effect of imperfect staggering in product inflow using queuing theory: revisiting block stacking layout3
Flexible master surgery scheduling: combining optimization and simulation in a rolling horizon approach3
Information sharing in decentralised supply chains with partial collaboration3
Machine-based identification system via optical character recognition3
Data-driven dynamic stacking strategy for export containers in container terminals3
Demand smoothing in shift design3
Integrated optimization of electric vehicles charging location and allocation for valet charging service3
Optimizing production levels in maritime inventory routing with load-dependent speed optimization3
A new method for a class of parallel batch machine scheduling problem3
Sequencing and routing in a large warehouse with high degree of product rotation3
Balancing and sequencing of mixed-model assembly line considering preventive maintenance scenarios: mathematical model and a migrating birds optimization algorithm2
Social equity in supplier–buyer relationships in smallholder agri-food supply chains2
The emergency department physician rostering problem: obtaining equitable solutions via network optimization2
Improving coordination in assembly job shops: redesigning order release and dispatching2
A data-driven multi-fidelity simulation optimization for medical staff configuration at an emergency department in Hong Kong2
Dynamic planning with reusable healthcare resources: application to appointment scheduling2
Modeling and scheduling of production systems by using max-plus algebra2
Scheduling and loading problem for multiple, identical dry kilns2
A two-step evolutionary algorithm for the distributor’s pallet loading problem with multi-size pallets2
Energy-efficient on/off control in serial production lines with Bernoulli machines2
Robotic stochastic assembly line balancing2
Choice-driven location-allocation model for healthcare facility location problem2
Determining the pricing strategy for different preference structures for the earth observation satellite scheduling problem through simulation and VIKOR2
Performance optimization of supply chain based on cooperative contract with disappointment-aversion strategic consumers2
Incorporating shifting bottleneck identification in assembly line balancing problem using an artificial immune system approach2
Elite solutions and Tabu assisted variable neighbourhood descent for rescheduling problems in the steelmaking-refining-continuous casting process2
Quick dispatching-rules-based solution for the two parallel machines problem under mold constraints2
Integrated task sequence planning and assignment for human–robot collaborative assembly station2
Concurrent scheduling of jobs and AGVs in a flexible job shop system: a parallel hybrid PSO-GA meta-heuristic1
Production-quality policy for a make-from-stock remanufacturing system1
A reinforcement learning/ad-hoc planning and scheduling mechanism for flexible and sustainable manufacturing systems1
Decision modeling of the challenges to human–robot collaboration in industrial environment: a real world example of an emerging economy1
Assigning orders and pods to picking stations in a multi-level robotic mobile fulfillment system1
A prediction model of patient satisfaction: policy evaluation and sensitivity analysis1
Data-driven aggregate modeling of a semiconductor wafer fab to predict WIP levels and cycle time distributions1
Anticipating technical car sequencing rules in the master production scheduling of mixed-model assembly lines1
Capacity planning in a decentralized autologous cell therapy manufacturing network for low-cost resilience1
Computationally efficient approximate dynamic programming for multi-site production capacity planning with uncertain demands1
Formulations and exact solution approaches for a coupled bin-packing and lot-sizing problem with sequence-dependent setups1
Efficient heuristics to minimize the total tardiness of chemotherapy drug production and delivery1
Multi-objective-based differential evolution for balancing production cost, diversity and aggregated performance attributes in product family design1
Cooperative and non-cooperative algorithms for distributed parallel jobs scheduling1
Mathematical models for mobile network member’s coordination through coverage development-based contract1
Optimal product service system configuration considering pairing utility and uncertain customer behavior1
Performance analysis of a drop-swap terminal to mitigate truck congestion at chemical sites1
A heuristic for the critical chain scheduling problem based on left shifts of activities1
Cost optimization in the $$(S-1, S)$$ backorder inventory model with two demand classes and rationing1
The shunting scheduling of EMU first-level maintenance in a stub-end depot1
A digital twin-driven flexible scheduling method in a human–machine collaborative workshop based on hierarchical reinforcement learning1
Modeling and data analytics in manufacturing and supply chain operations1
Design of empty container depot layouts using data and analytics1
A review of current trends and future directions in reverse logistics research1
A performance model for mobile robot-based part feeding systems to supermarkets1
A tabu-based adaptive large neighborhood search for scheduling unrelated parallel batch processing machines with non-identical job sizes and dynamic job arrivals1
Flexible scheduling of diagnostic tests in automotive manufacturing1
Capacity management of CT department with service time differences and emergency nonpreemptive priority1
Sparse flexible design: a machine learning approach1
The max–min newsvendor pricing problem under conditional value-at-risk criterion1