Publications

Recent publications (2018 – present)

Refereed journal papers

  • Vrakas, G., Chan, C. and Thai, V. V. 2020, ‘The Effects of Evolving Port Technology and Process Optimisation on Operational Performance: The Case Study of an Australian Container Terminal Operator’, Asian Journal of Shipping & Logistics, forthcoming.
  • Chhetri, P., Gekara, V., Scott, H. and Thai, V. V. 2020, ‘Assessing the Workforce Adaptive Capacity of Seaports to Climate Change: An Australian Perspective’, Maritime Policy and Management, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03088839.2020.1729433.
  • Reynolds, S.,Mercieca, P.,Hooi, E.,Bramley, T. (2020).Books in Transit: The Logistics of Library Book Movement,Collection Management, 45, 19 – 39.
  • Wang M., Asian S., Wood LC., Wang B.(2020). Logistics innovation capability and its impacts on the supply chain risks in the Industry 4.0 era.Modern Supply Chain Research and Applications.
  • Zhang, G., Thai, V. V. and Law, W-K. 2019, ‘Quantitative risk assessment of seafarers’ non-fatal injuries due to occupational accidents based on Bayesian Network modelling’, Risk Analysis: An International Journal, doi: doi.org/10.1111/risa.13374.
  • Mickleson, G., Thai, V. V. and Halim, Z. 2019, ‘The Influence of Responsibility Shift on Warehousing Performance: The Case of Australia’, Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 3-12.
  • Phillips, S., Thai, V. V. and Halim, Z. 2019, ‘Airline Value Chain Capabilities and CSR Performance: The Connection Between CSR Leadership and CSR Culture with CSR Performance, Customer Satisfaction and Financial Performance’, Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 30-40.
  • Achurra-Gonzalez, P.E., Novati, M., Foulser-Piggott, R., Graham, D.J., Bowman, G., Bell, M.G.H and Angeloudis, P. (2019) 'Modelling the impact of liner shipping network perturbations on container cargo routing: Southeast Asia to Europe application', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 123, pp. 399-410.
  • Bell, M.G.H, Pan, J.-J., Teye, C., Cheung, K. F. and Perera, S. (2019) 'An entropy maximizing approach to the ferry network design problem', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological.
  • Perera, S., Kasthurirathna, D., Bell, M.G.H and Bliemer, M.C.J (2019) 'Topological rationality of supply chain networks', International Journal of Production Research.
  • Cheung, K. F. and Bell, M.G.H (2019) 'Attacker-Defender Model against Quantal Response Adversaries for Cyber Security in Logistics Management: An Introductory Study', European Journal of Operational Research.
  • Bliemer, M.C.J, Waller, S.T., Bell, M.G.H and Hickman, M.D. (2019) 'Special issue on Dynamic Traffic Assignment For General Transport Networks', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological.
  • Pan, J.-J., Bell, M.G.H, Cheung, K. F., Perera, S. and Yu, H. (2019) 'Connectivity analysis of the global shipping network by eigenvalue decomposition', Maritime Policy and Management.
  • Liu, Z., Miwa, T., Zeng, W., Bell, M.G.H and Morikawa, T. (2019) 'Dynamic shared autonomous taxi system considering on-time arrival reliability', Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, vol. 103, pp. 281-297.
  • Lam, J.S.L., Lun, Y.H.V. and Bell, M.G.H (2019) 'Editorial: Risk management in port and maritime logistics', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 123, pp. 397-398.
  • Rahman, S.,Ahsan, K.,Yang, L.,Odgers, J. (2019).An Investigation into critical challenges for multinational third-party logistics providers operating in China, Journal of Business Research, 103, 607 – 619.
  • Fadaki, M.,Rahman, S.,Chan, C. (2019).Quantifying the degree of supply chain leagility and assessing its impact on firm performance,Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, 31, 246 - 264
  • Pathak, D.,Thakur, L.,Rahman, S. (2019).Performance evaluation framework for sustainable freight transportation systems,International Journal of Production Research, 57, 6202 - 6222
  • Akter, N.,Chhetri, P.,Rahman, S. (2019).Understanding the usage patterns, practices and decision process of third party logistics outsourcing in Bangladesh,Journal of Global Operations and Strategic Sourcing, 12, 329 - 354
  • Shumon, R.,Halim, Z.,Rahman, S.,Ahsan, K. (2019).How do suppliers address stringent environmental requirements from buyers? An exploratory study in the Bangladesh ready-made garment industry,International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 49, 921 - 944
  • Fadaki, M.,Rahman, S.,Chan, C. (2019). (In Press) Leagile supply chain: design drivers and business performance implications In:International Journal of Production Research, 1 - 23
  • Hossain, M.,Rahman, S. (2019). Investigating the Success of OGB in China: The Influence of Personality Traits In:Information Systems Frontiers, 1 – 17
  • Tingsong Wang, Yuquan Du, Debin Fang, Zhichun Li, 2019. Berth allocation and quay crane assignment for the trade-off between service efficiency and operating cost considering carbon emission taxation. Transportation Science.
  • Son Nguyen, Peggy Shu-Ling Chen, Yuquan Du, Wenming Shi, 2019. A quantitative risk analysis model with integrated deliberative Delphi platform for container shipping operational risks. Transportation Research Part E, 47 (6), 1021-1037.
  • Yuquan Du, Qiang Meng, Shuaian Wang, Haibo Kuang, 2019. Two-phase optimal solutions for ship speed and trim optimisation over a voyage using voyage report data. Transportation Research Part B, 122, 88-114.
  • Yuquan Du, Qiang Meng, Wenming Shi, 2019. Impact analysis of the traffic convoy system and toll pricing policy of the Suez Canal on the operations of a liner containership over a long-haul voyage. International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 11 (2-3), 119-144.
  • Nguyen, S, Chen, PS-L, Du, Y & Shi, W 2019, “A quantitative risk analysis model with integrated deliberative Delphi platform for container shipping operational risks”, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, Volume 129, pp. 203-227, ISSN 1366-5545, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2019.08.002.
  • Djoumessi, A and Chen, S-L and Cahoon, S 2019, Factors influencing innovation in maritime clusters: An empirical study from Australia, Marine Policy, Vol.108, article 103558 pp, ISSN 0308-597X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2019.103558.
  • Banihashemi, TA and Fei, J and Chen, PS-L 2019, “Exploring the relationship between reverse logistics and sustainability performance: A literature review”, Modern Supply Chain Research and Applications, pp. 1-26. ISSN 2631-3871. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/MSCRA-03-2019-0009.
  • Huo W, Chen S-L, Zhang W, Li KX, 2019, “International port investment of Chinese port-related companies”, International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 11, (5) pp. 430-454. ISSN 1756-6517.
  • Jeevan, J and Chen, S-L and Cahoon, S 2019, “The impact of dry port operations on container seaports competitiveness”, Maritime Policy and Management, 46 (1) pp. 4-23.
  • Ghaderi, H. (2019) ‘Autonomous Technologies in Short Sea Shipping: Trends, Feasibility and Implications’, Transport Reviews, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 152-173.
  • Jin, M., Shi, W., Yuen, K.F., Xiao, Y., Li, K.X. (2019). Oil tanker risks on the marine environment: An empirical study and policy implications. Marine Policy, SSCI, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2019.103655
  • Son, N., Chen, P., Du, Y., Shi, W. (2019). A quantitative risk analysis model with integrated deliberative Delphi platform for container shipping operational risks. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, SSCI, Accepted.
  • Jin, M., Shi, W., Lin, K-C, Li, K.X. (2019). Marine piracy prediction and prevention: Policy implications. Marine Policy, SSCI, In Press, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2019.103528
  • Du, Y., Meng, Q., Shi, W. (2019). Impact analysis of the traffic convoy system and toll pricing policy of the Suez Canal on the operations of a liner containership over a long-haul voyage. International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, SSCI, 11 (2-3), 119-144.
  • Ruan, X.,Bandara, Y.,Lee, J.,Lee, P.,Chhetri, P. (2019) Impacts of the Belt and Road Initiative in the Indian subcontinent under future port development scenarios, Maritime Policy and Management, 1 – 16.
  • Pham, H.,Nguyen, T.,McDonald, S.,Tran-Kieu, N. (2019).Information Sharing in Logistics Firms: An Exploratory Study of the Vietnamese Logistics Sector, Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, 35, 87 – 95
  • Yadlapalli, A.,Rahman, S.,Rogers, H. (2019). A dyadic perspective of socially responsible mechanisms for retailer-manufacturer relationship in an apparel industry, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 49, 242 – 266
  • Chowdhury, P., Lau, K. H., & Pittayachawan, S. (2019). Operational supply risk mitigation of SME and its impact on operational performance: A social capital perspective. International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 39(4), 478–502.
  • Yu B., Guo Z., Asian S., Wang H., Chen G.(2019). Flight delay prediction for commercial air transport: A deep learning approach.Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review.
  • Paul SK., Asian S., Goh M., Torabi SA.(2019). Managing sudden transportation disruptions in supply chains under delivery delay and quantity loss.Annals of Operations Research. 273:783-814
  • Zahraee, S. M., Golroudbary, S. R., Shiwakoti, N., Kraslawski, A., & Stasinopoulos, P. (2019). An investigation of the environmental sustainability of palm biomass supply chains via dynamic simulation modeling: A case of Malaysia.Journal of Cleaner Production,237, 117740.
  • NGUYEN, S., CHEN, P. S.-L., DU, Y. & SHI, W. 2019. A quantitative risk analysis model with integrated deliberative Delphi platform for container shipping operational risks. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 129, 203-227.
  • Huo W, Chen S-L, Zhang W, Li KX, (2019), 'International port investment of Chinese port-related companies', International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 11, (5) pp. 430-454. ISSN 1756-6517
  • Yang D, Liu Q, Jiang L, Zhang W, Chu W, (2019), 'History of the shipping business in China', Maritime Business and Economics: Asian Perspectives, Routledge, O Duru (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 99-117. ISBN 9781138282124
  • Yang D, Liu Q, Jiang L, Zhang W, Chu W, (2019), 'Shipping business strategies and national policy of China', Maritime Business and Economics: Asian Perspectives, Routledge, O Duru (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 118-137. ISBN 9781138282124
  • Yang D, Liu Q, Jiang L, Zhang W, Chu W, (2019), 'Contemporary issues and current challenges: a way ahead', Maritime Business and Economics: Asian Perspectives, Routledge, O Duru (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 138-156. ISBN 9781138282124
  • Martin, P. J. 2019, ‘The strategic implications of ‘sea blindness’ in the Australian LNG trade dynamic’, Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs, 11(4), 218-229.
  • Yuen, K. F., Thai, V. V. and Wong, Y-D. 2018, ‘An Investigation of Shippers’ Satisfaction and Behaviour Towards Corporate Social Responsibility in Maritime Transport’, Transportation Research Part A, Vol. 116, pp. 275-289.
  • Yuen, K. F., Thai, V. V. and Wong, Y-D. 2018, ‘Interaction Impacts of Corporate Social Responsibility and Service Quality on Shipping Firms’ Performance’, Transportation Research Part A, Vol. 113, pp. 397-409.
  • Shin, Y. and Thai, V. V., Yuen, K. F. 2018, ‘The impact of supply chain relationship quality on performance in the shipping logistics industry in light of firm characteristics’, International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp.1077-1097, DOI: 10.1108/IJLM-10-2016-0227.
  • Thai, V. V. and Jie, F. 2018, ‘The Impact of Total Quality Management and Supply Chain Integration on Firm Performance of Container Shipping Companies in Singapore’, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 605 - 626. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/APJML-09-2017-0202.
  • Zhang, G., Thai, V. V., Yuen, K., Loh, H. and Zhou, Q. 2018, ‘Addressing the Epistemic Uncertainty in Maritime Accidents Modelling using Bayesian Network with Interval Probabilities’, Safety Science, Vol. 102, pp. 211-225.
  • Liu, Z., Miwa, T., Zeng, W., Bell, M.G.H and Morikawa, T. (2018) 'Shared Autonomous Taxi System and Utilization of Collected Travel-Time Information', Journal of Advanced Transportation, pp. 1-13.
  • Zavitsas, K., Zis, T. and Bell, M.G.H (2018) 'The impact of flexible environmental policy on maritime supply chain resilience', Transport Policy, vol. 72, pp. 116-128.
  • Teye, C., Bell, M.G.H and Bliemer, M.C.J (2018) 'Locating urban and regional container terminals in a competitive environment: An entropy maximising approach', Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, vol. 117, no. Part B, pp. 971-985.
  • Perera, S., Bell, M.G.H, Piraveenan, M., Kasthurirathna, D. and Parhi, M. (2018) 'Topological Structure of Manufacturing Industry Supply Chain Networks', Complexity.
  • Shin, S.,Kwon, O.,Ruan, X.,Chhetri, P.,Lee, P.,Shahparvari, S. (2018). Analyzing sustainability literature in maritime studies with text mining, Sustainability, 10, 1 – 19.
  • Bakir, S.,Khan, S.,Ahsan, K.,Rahman, S. (2018).Exploring the Critical Determinants of Environmentally Oriented Public Procurement Using the DEMATEL Method,Journal of Environmental Management, 225, 325 - 335
  • Nguyen, H-O, Nghiem, H-S & Chang, YT (2018), ‘Regional perspective of port performance: A case study of Vietnamese ports using metafrontier analysis’, Maritime Economics and Logistics, 20(1), pp. 112-130.
  • Ya Xu, Yuquan Du, Yongjian Li, Heng Zhang, 2018. Collaborative emergency berth scheduling based on decentralized decision and price mechanism. Annals of Operations Research, XXX (X), 1-30.
  • Kevin X Li, Yi Xiao, Shu-Ling Chen, Wei Zhang, Yuquan Du, Wenming Shi, 2018. Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets. Maritime Policy & Management, 45(7), 837-849.
  • Fan L, Fei J, Schriever U, Fan S, 2018, 'An empirical study on the communicative competence of Chinese seafarers', Marine Policy, 87 pp. 65-71. ISSN 0308-597X.
  • Alghaffari, S, Nguyen, H-O, Chen, PSL 2018, “Critical factors for organisational effectiveness: The case of Saudi Arabian seaports.Journal of Sustainable Development of Transport and Logistics, v. 3, n. 2, p. 49-65.
  • Djoumessi Mouafo, A and Chen, S-L and Cahoon, 2018 S Deconstructing Lawson and Samson’s concept of innovation capability: A critical assessment and a refinement, International Journal of Innovation Management, DOI:10.1142/S1363919619500531
  • Chen, PS-L and Cahoon, S and Pateman, H and Bhaskar, P and Wang, G and Parsons, J, 2018, “Employability skills of maritime business graduates: industry perspectives”, WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, vol 17, No 2, pp. 267-292.
  • Li, KX and Xiao, Y and Chen, SL and Zhang, W and Du, Y and Shi, W, 2018, “Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets”, Maritime Policy and Management Vol. 45, No 7, pp. 837-849.
  • Ng, AKY and Zhang, H and Afenyo, M and Becker, A and Cahoon, S and Chen, SL and Esteban, M and Ferrari, C and Lau, Y-y and Lee, PT-W and Monios, J and Tei, A and Yang, Z and Acciaro, M, 2018, “Port decision maker perceptions on the effectiveness of climate adaptation actions”, Coastal Management: An International Journal of Marine Environment, Resources, Law and Society, 46 (3) pp. 148-175.
  • Huo, W and Zhang, W and Chen, PS-L, 2018 “Recent development of Chinese port cooperation strategies”, Research in Transportation Business & Management, 26, pp.67-75, ISSN 2210-5395.
  • Li, K.X., Park, T.J., Lee, P.T.W., McLaughlin, H., Shi, W. (2018). Container transport network for sustainable development in South Korea. Sustainability, SSCI, 10 (10), doi:10.3390/su10103575.
  • Shi, W., Xiao, Y., Chen, Z., McLaughlin, H., Li, K.X. (2018). Evolution of green shipping research: themes and methods. Maritime Policy & Management, SSCI, 45 (7), 863-876.
  • Li, K.X., Xiao, Y., Chen, S.L., Zhang, W., Du, Y., Shi, W. (2018). Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets. Maritime Policy & Management, SSCI, 45 (7), 837-849.
  • Li, K.X., Jin, M., Qi, G., Shi, W., Ng, A.K.Y. (2018). Logistics as a driving force for development under the Belt and Road initiative-The Chinese model for developing countries. Transport Reviews, SSCI, 38 (4), 457-478.
  • Li, K.X., Jin, M., Shi, W. (2018). Energy security under China’s one belt one road initiative. International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, SSCI, 10 (3), 335-354.
  • Kam, B.H. and Lai, M.K. (2018) “Buyer-supplier exchange relationship: How do exchange partners behave across the relationship life-cycle?” Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 113: 239-257.
  • Yadlapalli, A.,Rahman, S.,Gunasekaran, A. (2018). Socially responsible governance mechanisms for manufacturing firms in apparel supply chains, International Journal of Production Economics, 196, 135 – 149
  • Zahraee, S. M., Mamizadeh, F., & Vafaei, S. A. (2018). Greening assessment of suppliers in automotive supply chain: An empirical survey of the automotive industry in Iran.Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management,19(3), 225-238.
  • NGUYEN, S. 2018. A multi-aspect framework to support the decision-making process of low carbon emission solutions. WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, 18, 165-195.
  • NGUYEN, S. 2018. Development of an MCDM framework to facilitate low carbon shipping technology application. The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, 34, 317-327.
  • NGUYEN, S. & WANG, H. Y. 2018. Prioritizing operational risks in container shipping systems by using cognitive assessment technique. Maritime Business Review, 3, 185-206.
  • Tang, L. and Gekara, V. O. (2018), The importance of customer expectations: An analysis of CSR in container shipping, Journal of Business Ethics, DOI: 10.1007/s10551-018-4062-4
  • Gekara, V. O. and Nguyen, T. X. (2018), New technologies and the transformation of work and skills: a study of computerisation and automation of Australian container terminals, New Technologies Work and Employment, DOI: 10.1111/ntwe.12118
  • Huo W, Zhang W, Chen PS-L, (2018), 'Recent development of Chinese port cooperation strategies', Research in Transportation Business and Management, 26 pp. 67-75. ISSN 2210-5395
  • Li KX, Xiao Y, Chen S-L, Zhang W, Du Y, (2018), 'Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets', Maritime Policy and Management, 45, (7) pp. 837-849. ISSN 0308-8839
  • Wang, Z., Subramanian, N., Abdulrahman, M.D., Cui, H., Wu, L., Liu, C. (2017). "Port Sustainable Services Innovation: Ningbo Port Users Expectation", Sustainable Production and Consumption, 11, 58-67. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spc.2016.08.002.
  • Lau, K.H. and Li, T. (2015), “Co-opetition between the ports in Hong Kong and Shenzhen from the users’ perspective”, International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, Vol. 8, Iss. 3, pp. 1-26.
  • Barnes, P. and Oloruntoba, R (2005), ‘Assurance of security in maritime supply chains: Conceptual issues of vulnerability and crisis management’. Journal of International Management, 11 (4), 519-540.

Refereed books and book chapters

  • Ali, I., Satie, S., & Thai, V. 2020, “Adopting industry 4.0 technologies in agri-food supply chains: an exploratory investigation of drivers and barriers”, in E. Aktas, M. Bourlakis, L. Minis, & V. Zeimpekis (Eds.), Supply chain 4.0: improving supply chains with analytics and industry 4.0 technologies, Kogan Page, London, UK.
  • Bell, M.G.H (2019) 'A maritime research agenda in transport policy' in A Research Agenda for Transport Policy, ed. J. Stanley & D. A. Hensher, Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, Cheltenham, United Kingdom, pp. 79-88.
  • Thai, V, V. 2018, “The Role of Human Element in Risk and Crisis Management”, in Managing Human Resources in the Shipping Industry, pp. 156-175, Taylor & Francis Group, UK.
  • Thai, V, V. 2018, “Assessing the National Port System: The Case of Vietnam” (Chapter 15), in Port Management: Cases in Port Geography, Operations and Policy, edited by Pettit, S. and Beresford, A., pp. 407-443, Kogan Page, UK.
  • Fei J, (Ed.) 2018, Managing Human Resources in the Shipping Industry, Routledge, United Kingdom, pp. 204. ISBN 978-1-138-82539-0.
  • Fei J, Caesar LD, 2018, 'Workforce mobility, career pathways, and employee retention', Managing Human Resources in the Shipping Industry, Routledge, J Fei (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 129-155. ISBN 9781138825406.
  • Fei J, Caesar LD, 2018, 'Knowledge management in the shipping industry', Managing Human Resources in the Shipping Industry, Routledge, J Fei (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 176-195. ISBN 9781138825390.
  • Zhang W, (2018), 'Industrial relations and international conventions', Managing human resources in the shipping industry, Routledge, J Fei (ed), USA, pp. 72-91. ISBN 9781138825390
  • Barnes, P. and Oloruntoba, R (2007). The co-evolution of safety cultures and crisis management capacities in maritime trading systems. In Risk Management in Port Operations, Logistics and Supply-Chain Security. Eds Bichou, K., Bell, M. G. H. and Evans, A. Informa Law from Routledge. 205-219. ISBN 9781843116554.
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