- Modelling, identification and simulation
- Evaluation and optimisation
- Planning, scheduling and coordination
- Strategy and planning in logistics
- Supply chain network optimisation
- Intelligent transportation system theory and application
- Intelligent distribution systems
- Advanced vehicle routing planning
- Management information systems in logistics
- Technology and equipment for logistics
- Logistics optimisation
- Automatic control with applications in logistics
- Intelligent control and automation
- Process automation
- Nanoscale automation and assembly
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The objective of IJAL is to provide a forum of interaction between researchers and practitioners in the area of automation and logistics. It aims to promote and facilitate the development of logistics systems and automation theory, to disseminate advanced novel knowledge for improving practice in logistics and to improve both the theoretical and practical aspect of automation.Readership
IJAL provides a vehicle to help professionals, academics, researchers and practitioners working in the field of automation theory and logistics systems to disseminate the latest information and developments and to exchange ideas.Contents
IJAL publishes original, high-quality papers and reviews papers from both academic and practitioner viewpoints. It also occasionally publishes special issues on important topics in automation and logistics.
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Editor in Chief
- Gu, Jason, Dalhousie University, Canada
- Meng, Max, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Chen, Michael Z.Q., Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
- Chen, Ben M., National University of Singapore, Singapore
- Cordeau, Jean-François, HEC Montréal, Canada
- De Silva, Clarence, University of British Columbia, Canada
- Heragu, Sunderesh S., Oklahoma State University , USA
- Ratliff, H. Donald, Georgia Tech, USA
- Zaric, Greg, Western University, Canada
Editorial Board Members
- Bai, Lihui, University of Louisville , USA
- Contreras, Ivan, Concordia University, Canada
- Feng, Yan, Dalhousie University, Canada
- Kumarawadu, Sisil, University of Moratuwa , Sri Lanka
- Liao, Yuan, University of Kentucky , USA
- Luo, Jun, Shanghai University, China
- Meena, Purushottam Lal, New York Institute of Technology, USA
- Pang, Chee Khiang (Justin), National University of Singapore, Singapore
- Roy, Debjit, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
- Saunier, Nicolas, Polytechnique Montréal, Canada
- Sheng, Adam Ng Tsan, National University of Singapore , Singapore
- Xie, Shaorong, Shanghai University, China
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