Sophia University

Academics Professors Information


Associate Professor
Business and Management

M.SC., Ph.D., University of Tsukuba

Research and Teaching Interests:
Production and Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Business Process Engineering

Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Mass Customization (IJMASSC)
Topic Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Engineering and Industories(IJEI)

Email: khojast[at]
Tel: 03-3238-4068
Office: 10-549

Selected Publications


  • Khojasteh, Y. (2016) Production Control Systems: A Guide to Enhance Performance of Pull Production Systems, Springer
  • Khojasteh, Y. (ed.) (2017) Supply Chain Risk Management: Advanced Tools, Models, and Developments, Springer
  • Khojasteh, Y. (ed.) (2017) Production Management: Advanced Tools, Models, and Application for Pull Systems, CRC Press

Book Chapters

  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2012) Warehouse Management: Productivity Improvement in Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems. In Manzini R. (Ed.), Warehousing in the Global Supply Chain: Advanced Models, Tools and Applications for Storage Systems, Springer: London

Journal Articles

  • Chino, M., Khojasteh, Y., Furuhata, T. and Kainuma, Y. (2017) Empirical Analysis of Supply Chain Risk Management in the Japanese Automotive Industry, Journal of Japan Industrial Management Association, 67 (4),, pp 285-294 in Japanese
  • Khojasteh, Y. and Son, J.D. (2016) A travel time model for order picking systems in automated warehouses, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 86(5),pp.2219-2229
  • Khojasteh, Y. and Sato, R. (2015) Selection of a pull production control system in multi-stage production processes, International Journal of Production Research, 53(14),pp.4363-4379
  • Mojibi, T., Hosseinzadeh, S. and Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2015) Organizational culture and its relationship with knowledge management strategy, a case study, Knowledge Management Research & Practice, 13(3),pp.281-288
  • Mojibi, T., Khojasteh, Y. and Khojasteh-Ghamari, Z. (2015) The role of infrastructure factors in knowledge management implementation, Knowledge and Process Management, 22 (1), pp. 34-40
  • Mojibi, T. and Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2013) A pattern for performance assessment by balanced scorecard method: a case study, International Journal of Management and Decision Making, 12 (2), pp. 85-95
  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2012) Developing a framework for performance analysis of a production process controlled by Kanban and CONWIP, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 23 (1), pp. 61-71
  • Sato, R. and Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2012) An integrated framework for card-based production control systems, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 23 (3), pp. 717-731
  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. and Sato, R. (2011) Managing an assembly production process with a proper control policy, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, 22 (1), pp. 2-25
  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2009) A performance comparison between Kanban and CONWIP controlled assembly systems, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 20 (6), pp. 751-760
  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. and Son, J.D. (2008) Order picking problem in a multi-aisle automated warehouse served by a single storage/retrieval machine, International Journal of Information and Management Sciences, 19 (4), pp. 651-665
  • Son, J.D. and Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. (2008) Optimal admission and pricing control problems in service industries with multiple servers and sideline profit, Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, 24 (4), pp. 325-342
  • Khojasteh-Ghamari, Y. and Wang, S.Y. (2005) A genetic algorithm for order picking in automated storage and retrieval systems with multiple stock locations, Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, 4 (2), pp. 136-144


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