Publications and outputs Connected Cities Research Group

Journal articles:

1. Li Zhou, Mohamed Naim, Stephen Disney (2017), "The impact of product returns and remanufacturing uncertainties on the dynamic performance of a multi-echelon closed-loop supply chain", International Journal of Production Economics, 183(B), 487-502, doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.07.021. 

2. Ming-Lang Tseng, Ming Lim, Kuo-Jui Wu, Li Zhou, David Tat Dat Bui (2017, in press) "A novel approach for enhancing green supply chain management using converged interval-valued triangular fuzzy numbers-grey relation analysis", Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Available online 31 January 2017, doi: 

3. Lin, Y., Luo, J., Ma, S.H., Cai, S.Q. and Rong, K. (2016), Exploring the Service Quality in the e-Commerce Context: A Triadic View, Industrial Management & Data Systems. Vol. 116, No. 3, pp. 388 - 415. 

4. Han, Chunjia, Thomas, Stephen and Ieromonachou, Petros (2016) Evaluating R&D investment efficiency in China's high-tech industry. Journal of High Technology Management Research. ISSN 1047-8310 (In Press) 

5. Zhongjun Tang, Zengli Guo, Li Zhou, Shengguo Xue, Qinfeng Zhu, Huike Zhu (2016), "Combined and Relative Effect Levels of Perceived Risk, Knowledge, Optimism, Pessimism, and Social Trust on Anxiety among Inhabitants Concerning Living on Heavy Metal Contaminated Soil", International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(11). Doi: 10.3390/ijerph13111076 

6. Qi Zheng, Petros Ieromonachou, Tijun Fan, Li Zhou, (2016), "Supply Chain Contracting Coordination for Fresh Products with Fresh-Keeping Effort", Accepted by Industrial Management and Data Systems on 18/07/2016. Doi:10.1108/IMDS-04-2016-0139. 

7. Li Zhou, Jiaping Xie, Xiaoyu Gu, Yong Lin, Petros Ieromonachou (2016), "Forecasting Return of Used Products for Remanufacturing Using Graphical Evaluation and Review Technique (GERT)", International Journal of Production Economics, 181(B), 315-324, doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.04.016. 

8. Mahmood Ali, Li Zhou, Lloyd Miller, Petros Ieromonachou, (2016) "User Resistance in IT: A literature review", International Journal of Information Management, 36(1), 35-43, doi: 10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2015.09.007. 

9. Xie, JiaPing, Liang, Lang, Liu, LuHao and Ieromonachou, Petros (2016) Coordination contracts of dual-channel with cooperation advertising in closed-loop supply chains. International Journal of Production Economics, 183 (Part B). pp. 528-538. ISSN 0925-5273 (doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.07.026) 

10. Manikas, Ioannis and Ieromonachou, Petros (2016) Do the service priorities of companies outsourcing to 3PL providers vary by industry?, International Journal of Applied Logistics (IJAL), 6 (1). pp. 64-96. ISSN 1947-9573 (Print), 1947-9573 (Online) (doi:10.4018/IJAL.2016010105) 

11. Hammadou, H. and Papaix, C. (2015). "Policy packages for modal shift and CO2 reduction in Lille, France", Transportation Research Journal Part D. Environment, Volume 38, July 2015, Pages 105–116.

12. Börjesson, M., Hamilton, C., Näsman, P. and Papaix, C. (2015). "Public opinion on congestion charging, free public transport and new roads investments in Stockholm, Helsinki and Lyon", Transportation Research Journal Part A. Policy and practice. Volume 78, July 2015, Pages 452–462.

13. Thomopoulos, N., Harrison, G. (2016) An ethical assessment of low carbon vehicles using Cost-Benefit Analysis, International Journal of Automotive Technology & Management, 16(3), pp. 227-247 

14. Thomopoulos N., Givoni M. (2015) The autonomous car—a blessing or a curse for the future of low carbon mobility? An exploration of likely vs. desirable outcomes, European Journal of Futures Research, 3(1): 1-14

15. Eranova, M. and Prashantham, S. (2016). Decision making and paradox: Why study China? European Management Journal, 34, 193-201. 

16. Lin, Y., Luo, J., Ma, S.H., Cai, S.Q. and Rong, K. (2016), Exploring the Service Quality in the e-Commerce Context: A Triadic View, Industrial Management & Data Systems. Vol. 116, No. 3, pp. 388 - 415.

17. Lin, Y., Pekkarinen, S. and Ma, S.H. (2015), Service-Dominant Logic for Managing the Logistics-Manufacturing Interface: A Case Study, International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 195-214. 

18. Rong, K., Hu, G.Y., Lin, Y., Shi, Y.J. and Guo, L. (2015), Understanding Business Ecosystem Using a 6C Framework in Internet-of-Things-Based Sectors, International Journal of Production Economics. Vol. 159, pp. 41-55.

19. Rong, K., Lin, Y., Shi, Y.J., and Yu, J. (2013), Linking business ecosystem lifecycle with platform strategy: a triple view of technology, application and organisation, International Journal of Technology Management, Vol. 62 No. 1, pp. 75-94. 

20. Lin, Y., Ma, S.H. and Zhou, L. (2012), Manufacturing Strategies for Time Based Competitive Advantages, Industrial Management & Data Systems, Vol. 112 No. 5, pp. 729-747. 

21. Lin, Y. and Zhou, L. (2011), The impacts of product design change on supply chain risk: a case study, International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 162-186. ** This paper is awarded as the "Highly Commended Paper 2012" by Emerald (, the "Top 20 Articles 2011" (rank No. 7), and the "Top 20 Articles - Immediacy 2011" (rank No. 10)

22. Lin, Y. and Pekkarinen, S. (2011), QFD-based modular logistics service design, Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing. Vol. 26 No. 5, pp. 344-356. 

23. Lin, Y., Zhou, L., Shi, Y.J. and Ma, S.H. (2009), 3C Framework for Modular Supply Networks in the Chinese Automotive Industry, International Journal of Logistics Management. Vol. 20 No. 3, pp. 322-341.

Book chapters:

24. Rode, P., Floater, G., Thomopoulos, N., Docherty, J., Schwinger P., Mahendra A., Fang W. (2017) Accessibility in Cities: Transport and Urban Form. In Meyer G. and Shaheen S. (Eds.) Disrupting Mobility: Impacts of Sharing Economy and Innovative Transportation on Cities, Part of the series Lecture Notes in Mobility, Cham: Springer, pp. 239-273

25. Thomopoulos N., Givoni M., Rietveld P. (Eds.) (2015) ICT for transport: Opportunities and threats, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing

Connected Cities Research Group is part of the Business School, University of Greenwich.