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A holistic sustainability framework for oil terminals: The case of China (2020)
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Wang, X., Liu, S., Xu, J., & Roe, M. (2020). A holistic sustainability framework for oil terminals: The case of China. International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 12(6), 521-542. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJSTL.2020.10019947

This research provides a sustainability framework for the Chinese oil terminal sustainability performance evaluation. Due to the lack of existing holistic oil terminal sustainability research and the increasing demand for sustainability pursuits, the... Read More about A holistic sustainability framework for oil terminals: The case of China.

Human error in autonomous underwater vehicle deployment: A system dynamics approach (2020)
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Loh, T. Y., Brito, M. P., Bose, N., Xu, J., & Tenekedjiev, K. (2020). Human error in autonomous underwater vehicle deployment: A system dynamics approach. Risk Analysis, 40(6), 1258-1278. https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.13467

The use of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) for various applications have grown with maturing technology and improved accessibility. The deployment of AUVs for under-ice marine science research in the Antarctic is one such example. However, a hi... Read More about Human error in autonomous underwater vehicle deployment: A system dynamics approach.

A hybrid fuzzy system dynamics approach for risk analysis of AUV operations (2020)
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Loh, T. Y., Brito, M. P., Bose, N., Xu, J., Nikolova, N., & Tenekedjiev, K. (2020). A hybrid fuzzy system dynamics approach for risk analysis of AUV operations. Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics, 24(1), 26-39. https://doi.org/10.20965/jaciii.2020.p0026

© 2020 Fuji Technology Press. All rights reserved. The maturing of autonomous technology has fostered a rapid expansion in the use of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). To prevent the loss of AUVs during deployments, existing risk analysis approa... Read More about A hybrid fuzzy system dynamics approach for risk analysis of AUV operations.

Fuzzy System Dynamics Risk Analysis (FuSDRA) of autonomous underwater vehicle operations in the Antarctic (2019)
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Loh, T. Y., Brito, M. P., Bose, N., Xu, J., & Tenekedjiev, K. (2020). Fuzzy System Dynamics Risk Analysis (FuSDRA) of autonomous underwater vehicle operations in the Antarctic. Risk Analysis, 40(4), 818-841. https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.13429

© 2019 Society for Risk Analysis With the maturing of autonomous technology and better accessibility, there has been a growing interest in the use of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). The deployment of AUVs for under-ice marine science research... Read More about Fuzzy System Dynamics Risk Analysis (FuSDRA) of autonomous underwater vehicle operations in the Antarctic.

Selection of effective risk mitigation strategies in container shipping operations (2019)
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Yang, Z., Chang, C. H., Dong, J., & Xu, J. (2019). Selection of effective risk mitigation strategies in container shipping operations. Maritime Business Review, 4(4), 413-431. https://doi.org/10.1108/MABR-04-2019-0013

© 2019, Pacific Star Group Education Foundation. Licensed re-use rights only. Purpose: Container shipping companies face various risks with different consequences that are required to be mitigated. Limited empirical research has been done on identify... Read More about Selection of effective risk mitigation strategies in container shipping operations.

A fuzzy-based risk assessment framework for autonomous underwater vehicle under-ice missions (2019)
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Loh, T. Y., Brito, M. P., Bose, N., Xu, J., & Tenekedjiev, K. (2019). A fuzzy-based risk assessment framework for autonomous underwater vehicle under-ice missions. Risk Analysis, 39(12), 2744-2765. https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.13376

© 2019 Society for Risk Analysis The use of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) for various scientific, commercial, and military applications has become more common with maturing technology and improved accessibility. One relatively new development... Read More about A fuzzy-based risk assessment framework for autonomous underwater vehicle under-ice missions.

Logistics and distribution challenges to managing operations for corporate sustainability: Study on leading Indian diary organizations (2019)
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Mangla, S. K., Sharma, Y. K., Patil, P. P., Yadav, G., & Xu, J. (2019). Logistics and distribution challenges to managing operations for corporate sustainability: Study on leading Indian diary organizations. Journal of Cleaner Production, 238, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.117620

© 2019 Elsevier Ltd In order to improve the corporate sustainability of agro-food value chains, business organizations need to rely on a higher performing and more reliable logistics system. Particularly, in case of dairy industry, organizations are... Read More about Logistics and distribution challenges to managing operations for corporate sustainability: Study on leading Indian diary organizations.

Factors influencing open access competition in the European long-distance passenger rail transport — A Delphi study (2018)
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Feuerstein, L., Busacker, T., & Xu, J. (2018). Factors influencing open access competition in the European long-distance passenger rail transport — A Delphi study. Research in Transportation Economics, 69, 300-309. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.retrec.2018.03.001

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd This paper explores influences on open access competition in the long-distance passenger rail transport in Europe. It fills a gap in the existing literature by providing expert opinions on open access competition and by identifyin... Read More about Factors influencing open access competition in the European long-distance passenger rail transport — A Delphi study.

The use of lng as a marine fuel: Civil liability considerations from an international perspective (2017)
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Xu, J., Testa, D., & Mukherjee, P. K. (2017). The use of lng as a marine fuel: Civil liability considerations from an international perspective. Journal of Environmental Law, 29(1), 129-153. https://doi.org/10.1093/jel/eqx001

© 2017. Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. Recent regulations in the maritime domain have placed increasing pressure on the shipping industry to reduce exhaust emissions from ships. Using LNG, which produces virtually 0% sulphur dioxide em... Read More about The use of lng as a marine fuel: Civil liability considerations from an international perspective.

Distance Learning Course Design Expectations in China and the United Kingdom (2016)
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Rees, T., & Xu, J. (2016). Distance Learning Course Design Expectations in China and the United Kingdom. American Journal of Distance Education, 30(4), 250-263. https://doi.org/10.1080/08923647.2016.1235395

© 2016 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. This article provides insight into different expectations between Chinese and British academic culture for distance learning. The article is based on a pedagogic research project, a case study, and is centered on... Read More about Distance Learning Course Design Expectations in China and the United Kingdom.

Impact of different factors on the risk perceptions of employees in container shipping companies: A case study of Taiwan (2016)
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Chang, C. H., Xu, J., & Song, D. P. (2016). Impact of different factors on the risk perceptions of employees in container shipping companies: A case study of Taiwan. International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 8(4), 361-388. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJSTL.2016.077306

Copyright © 2016 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd. This paper attempts to investigate the impact of several factors on the risk perception of the employees in container shipping companies. The investigation is conducted through an empirical study using a... Read More about Impact of different factors on the risk perceptions of employees in container shipping companies: A case study of Taiwan.

The Use of LNG as a Marine Fuel: The International Regulatory Framework (2015)
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Xu, J., Testa, D., & Mukherjee, P. K. (2015). The Use of LNG as a Marine Fuel: The International Regulatory Framework. Ocean Development and International Law, 46(3), 225-240. https://doi.org/10.1080/00908320.2015.1054744

© 2015, Copyright © Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. While shipping is a carbon efficient transport mode, given that roughly 90% of the world trade is carried by ships, the negative impact of shipping on human health and the natural environment is sign... Read More about The Use of LNG as a Marine Fuel: The International Regulatory Framework.

Risk analysis for container shipping: From a logistics perspective (2015)
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Chang, C., Xu, J., & Song, D. (2015). Risk analysis for container shipping: From a logistics perspective. International Journal of Logistics Management, The, 26(1), 147-171. https://doi.org/10.1108/ijlm-07-2012-0068

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to explore and analyse the risks in container shipping operations from a logistics perspective. In the paper, risks associated with the three flows in logistics - information, physical, and payment flow are iden... Read More about Risk analysis for container shipping: From a logistics perspective.

A MSFD complementary approach for the assessment of pressures, knowledge and data gaps in Southern European Seas: The PERSEUS experience (2015)
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Xu, J. (2015). A MSFD complementary approach for the assessment of pressures, knowledge and data gaps in Southern European Seas: The PERSEUS experience. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 95(1), 28-39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.03.024

PERSEUS project aims to identify the most relevant pressures exerted on the ecosystems of the Southern European Seas (SES), highlighting knowledge and data gaps that endanger the achievement of SES Good Environmental Status (GES) as mandated by the M... Read More about A MSFD complementary approach for the assessment of pressures, knowledge and data gaps in Southern European Seas: The PERSEUS experience.

An analysis of safety and security risks in container shipping operations: A case study of Taiwan (2014)
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Chang, C., Xu, J., & Song, D. (2014). An analysis of safety and security risks in container shipping operations: A case study of Taiwan. Safety Science, 63, 168-178. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2013.11.008

Safety and security has been an increasing concern in container shipping over the past few decades. In this paper, three major risk categories, namely, risks associated with information flow, risks associated with physical flow, and risks associated... Read More about An analysis of safety and security risks in container shipping operations: A case study of Taiwan.

Integrated inventory management and supplier base reduction in a supply chain with multiple uncertainties (2013)
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Song, D., Dong, J., & Xu, J. (2014). Integrated inventory management and supplier base reduction in a supply chain with multiple uncertainties. European Journal of Operational Research, 232(3), 522-536. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2013.07.044

This paper considers a manufacturing supply chain with multiple suppliers in the presence of multiple uncertainties such as uncertain material supplies, stochastic production times, and random customer demands. The system is subject to supply and pro... Read More about Integrated inventory management and supplier base reduction in a supply chain with multiple uncertainties.

Assessment of empty container repositioning policies in maritime transport (2013)
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Dong, J. X., Xu, J., & Song, D. P. (2013). Assessment of empty container repositioning policies in maritime transport. International Journal of Logistics Management, The, 24(1), 49-72. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLM-05-2013-0054

Purpose - Empty container repositioning is an important issue in the liner shipping industry. Generally stated, two groups of mathematical models have been proposed to tackle this issue. The first group aims to derive time-dependent origin-destinatio... Read More about Assessment of empty container repositioning policies in maritime transport.