Logistics — Editors


Prof. Dr. John D. Kasarda
Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3440, USA
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Interests: aerotropolis; competitiveness; logistics; supply chain management; urban development
Prof. Dr. Robert Handfield
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management, Director of Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC), Poole College of Management, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
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Interests: supply chain management; supply management; life science supply chains; supply chain analytics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals

Editorial Board

Dr. Amir Alizadeh
Cass Business School, City University London, 106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ, UK
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Interests: credit sperad modelling; hedging tanker freight rates; ship prices and orderbooks for newbuilding; shipping freight rates and stock market returns
Dr. Andrea Appolloni
Department of Management and Law, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Columbia, 2, Rome 00133, Italy
Interests: Supply Chain, Purchasing, Global Sourcing, Public Procurement and Sustainability interests
Dr. Michael Bourlakis
Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedford MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: food supply chain management; retail supply chain management; sustainability in supply chains; IT/E-business and supply chain management
Dr. Linning Cai
Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
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Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Logistics: Digital Logistics
Dr. Peter Dapiran
Department of Infrastructure Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Parkville 3010 VIC, Australia
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Interests: product returns management, value creation, value appropriation, supply chain management, product returns chain, reverse logistics, warehousing management, qualitative research
Prof. Dr. Sander de Leeuw
Department of Information, Logistics and Innovation, VU University Amsterdam, de Boelelaan 1105, room 15A-38, 1081 HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Interests: e-commerce logistics; e-commerce supply chains; supply chain performance management; humanitarian supply chains; supply chain management issues in case of large man-made or natural disasters
Prof. Dr. Robert De Souza
The Logistics Institute - Asia Pacific, National University of Singapore, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, #04-01, Singapore 119613
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Prof. Dr. Wout E.H. Dullaert
Supply Chain Logistics, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Interests: supply chain logistics; cooperation and coordination; supply chain optimization; distribution networks; vehicle routing; metaheuristics
Prof. Dr. Bill Fischer
IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: Innovation, Supply chain's role in corporate strategy, Organizational Culture implications for supply chain functioning, Business Model innovation and supply chain consequences, and China Supply Chain issues
Dr. Mark Goh
NUS Business School, National University of Singapore, 2 Law Link, S(117592), Singapore
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Interests: supply chain management; purchasing, quality and healthcare; service operations; scorecarding and supplier performance management systems; reverse logistics
Dr. Jay S. Golden
Chair, Business & Environment Program, Nicholas School, Duke University, PO Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708-0328, USA
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Interests: supply chain and logistics lifecycle assessment and sourcing risk modeling, sustainable supply chains, earth resource modeling, eco-labeling and certification of supply chains
Dr. Noel P. Greis
Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
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Interests: supply chain management, logistics systems design and analysis, digital logistics, logistics technology, data/predictive analytics, decision support systems, Internet-of-Things/Industry 4.0, logistics platforms
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Logistics: Digital Logistics
Prof. Dr. Guowei Hua
School of Economics and Management, Beijing Jiaotong University, Shangyuancun 3, Beijing 100044, China
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Interests: operations and supply chain management; sustainability; dual supply chain; inventory management; facility location
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Special Issue in Sustainability: Low Carbon Development for Emerging Markets
Prof. Dr. Jiazhen Huo
Department of Management Science and Engineering, Tongji University, 1239 Siping Road, Shanghai 200092, China
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Interests: logistics and supply chain management; service management
Prof. Dr. Uta Juttner
University of Applied Science of Central Switzerland, Switzerland
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Interests: supply chain risk,resilience management,agile SCM,demand chain management,sourcing strategies (on-/offshoring, outsourcing/reshoring)
Dr. Booi Kam
School of Business IT and Logistics, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
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Interests: supply chain management, information systems, port management
Prof. Dr. Taebok Kim
Department of Industrial Engineering, Hanyang University, 222, Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, 04763, Korea
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Interests: Supply Chain Integration; Economic Lot Sizing; Reverse Logistics; Optimization of Logistics System Warehouse Design; Ergonomic Logistic Work and System Design
Prof. Dr. SC Lenny Koh
The University of Sheffield, Management School, 9 Mappin Street, Sheffield S1 4DT, UK
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Interests: logistics; supply chain management; low carbon; green supply chain; information system; energy; environment and sustainability
Prof. Dr. Gyöngyi Kovács
Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Research Institute (HUMLOG Institute), Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, Finland
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Prof. Dr. Ik-Whan G. Kwon
The Center for Supply Chain Management Studies, John Cook School of Business, St. Louis University, 3674 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108, USA
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Interests: SCM strategies; relationship; SCM and product safety, health care supply chain management; sampling
Dr. Ted T. C. Lirn
Department of Shipping & Transportation Management, National Taiwan Ocean University, 2 Peining Road, Keelung City 202-24, Taiwan
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Interests: green shipping, bulk shipping management, port management
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Logistics: Sharing Economics and the Innovation of Asian Shipping and Logistics Industry—Selected Papers from the 9th International Conference of Asian Shipping and Logistics
Prof. Dr. Ana Beatriz Lopes de Sousa Jabbour
Department of Production Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Sao Paulo State University (UNESP – Univ. Estadual Paulista), Brazil
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Interests: green supply chain management; environmental management; green logistics; supply chain management
Prof. Kulwant Pawar
Nottingham University Business School, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK
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Interests: Collaboration - Understanding Collaboration in Physical and Virtual product design and development (including different cultural contexts; Comparative analysis of supply chain and logistics networks and configurations in a variety of sectors in Europe, India, China; Comparative analysis in the role of suppliers in innovations in Chinese and Indian firms; The impact of outsourcing manufacturing operations on supply chain operations and Managing new product design and development
Prof. Giovanni Perrone
Department of Industrial and Digital Innovation, Università degli Studi di Palermo Viale delle Scienze Ed. 8, 90128, Palermo, Italy
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Interests: supply chain management, inter-firm relations, supply chain of innovation
Dr. Ir. Birger Raa
Department of Industrial Management, Ghent University, Technologiepark 903, B-9052 Zwijnaarde-Gent, Belgium
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Interests: distribution logistics; supply chain optimization; supply chain coordination; vehicle routing; inventory management
Prof. Dr. Yosef Sheffi
MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (CTL), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
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Interests: transportation and logistics systems analysis; decision support systems for network optimizations with application to logistics management and carrier operations; supply chain management; risk management and resilience; logistics clusters
Dr. Steve Simplay
Senior Strategist, TATA Technologies, Coventry, UK
Interests: outsourcing and offshoring of product design and development, developing strategies for practitioners to enable better decision-making, operations and supply chain management
Prof. Theodore Stank
Harry and Vivienne Bruce Chair of Business Excellence, Professor of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee, 316 Stokely Management Center, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
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Interests: strategic implications and performance benefits associated with logistics and supply chain management best practices
Prof. Dr. Daniele Vigo
Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, University of Bologna, 40136 Bologna, Italy
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Interests: Operations Research; Logistics
Prof. Dr. Ilias Visvikis
School of Business Administration, American University of Sharjah, P.O. Box 26666, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Interests: ship finance; investments; freight derivatives; shipping risk management; econometric analysis; shipping markets modelling
Dr. Claudia-Maria Wagner
School of Management, Dublin Institute of Technology, Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Interests: operations and supply chain management; sustainability; procurement; e-auctions; transport management
Prof. Andreas Wieland
Department of Operations Management, Copenhagen Business School, Solbjerg Plads 3, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
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Interests: supply chain management, supply chain risk management, supply chain resilience, supply chain robustness
Prof. Dr. Richard Wilding OBE
Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, School of Management, Cranfield University, Cranfield Bedford MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: creation of collaborative business environments; reducing supply chain vulnerability & risk; time compression and techniques for aligning supply chains to maximise customer value and reduce cost
Mr. Joseph A. Yacura
Supply Chain Management, LLC, 3660 Kelsey Knolls, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, USA
Interests: data quality and data governance related to the supply chain, the use of autonomous decision making in the supply chain, smart/intelligent contracts
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