International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management

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Editor in Chief: Dr. M.A. Dorgham
ISSN online: 1741-5195
ISSN print: 1368-2148
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IJMTM is a refereed and authoritative source of information in the field of manufacturing technology and management and related areas.


 Topics covered include

  • Future/lean enterprise, factory of the future, fractal company, virtual enterprise
  • New types of organisations, structural changes, change management
  • Business of process systems engineering
  • Agile/holonic manufacturing, biological/autonomous/distributed systems
  • Manufacturing innovation/strategy/policy/economics, globalisation
  • Product development, production management, DFMA, systems integration
  • Decentralisation/''de-verticalisation''in production management
  • Microelectronic manufacturing systems, embedded software
  • High-precision manufacturing, computer-based/time-based technologies
  • Supply chain, supplier partnerships, outsourcing
  • Production planning, scheduling, control, logistics
  • Ecology-driven manufacturing/services
  • Productivity, performance evaluation, [virtual] benchmarking
  • Manufacturing science, advanced manufacturing systems
  • Human resources/professional development

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IJMTM aims:

  • To establish channels of communication and disseminate knowledge between policy makers and professionals working in manufacturing and related industries and services and investment institutions, as well as experts and researchers in relevant research and academic institutions
  • To further knowledge and research, as well as theory and practice, in the field of manufacturing technology and management


Policy-makers, executives and professionals in manufacturing and related industries, and researchers and academics, as well as consultants and advisers in manufacturing and related services.


IJMTM publishes original, empirical and review papers; case studies; conference reports; technology reports and new; book reviews and notes; commentaries. In addition to the regular issues of the journal, IJMTM publishes Special Issues devoted to important topics in manufacturing technology and management.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Dorgham, M.A., International Centre for Technology and Management, UK

Associate Editors

  • Harrington, Tomás S., University of East Anglia (UEA), UK
  • Rayna, Thierry, Novancia Business School Paris, France

Far East Editor

  • Wu, David M-C, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Editorial Board Members

  • Bartezzaghi, Emilio, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Bessant, John, University of Exeter, UK
  • Browne, Jim, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
  • Bullinger, Hans-Jörg, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, Germany
  • Cavinato, Joseph, Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA
  • Chanaron, Jean-Jacques, Groupe ESC Grenoble, France
  • Cohen, Morris, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Dolgui, Alexandre, Ecole des Mines de Nantes, France
  • Doumeingts, Guy, University Bordeaux 1, France
  • Filippini, Roberto, University of Padova, Italy
  • Flynn, Barbara B., Indiana University, USA
  • Gen, Mitsuo, Waseda University, Japan
  • Gregory, Mike, Cambridge University, UK
  • Hwang, Hark, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • Ishikura, Hiroki, Osaka Gakuin University, Japan
  • Jain, V.K., (Prof. Retired, I.I.T. Kanpur, India) Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, India
  • Jiang, Pingyu, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
  • Kaebernick, Hartmut, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Kovács, George L., Technical University of Budapest and University of Pecs, Hungary
  • Krabbendam, Koos, University of Twente, Netherlands
  • Lai, Kin Keung, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Lin, Grier, University of South Australia, Australia
  • Lin, Zone-Ching, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Lu, Iuan-Yuan, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
  • Machuca, Jose A.D., Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
  • Martinez, Michel, Universite Lyon I/IUT-B, France
  • Mathe, Hervé, ESSEC, France
  • Mertins, Kai, FHG – IPK, Germany
  • Mital, Anil, University of Cincinnati, USA
  • Mohanty, R.P., Siksha O Anusandhan University, India
  • Monden, Yasuhiro, University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • Morita, Michiya, Gakushuin University, Japan
  • Olhager, Jan, Linkoping Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Riis, Jens O., Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Rolstadås, Asbjorn, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
  • Shang, Jennifer S., University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Taylor, W. Andrew, University of Bradford, UK
  • Upton, David M., Harvard Business School, USA
  • Voss, Chris, London Business School, UK
  • Westkamper, Engelbat, Fraunhofer IPA, Germany
  • Woo, Tony C., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Xi, Jeff, Ryerson University, Canada


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