Nahid Hussein Afia Abdel Halim

Emeritus Professor at Design and Production Engineering


Career Information

Emeritus at : 2017-06-25
Professor at : 2013-11-27
Assistant Professor at : 2008-09-28
Teacher at : 1992-02-24
Teacher Assistant at : 1985-01-31
Demonstrator at : 1978-08-29

Academic Information

Ph.D. : 1992-02-05 From هندسة عين شمس
M.Sc. : 1984-12-20 From هندسة عين شمس
Graduation : 1978

Brief

Nahid H. Afia Professor of industrial engineering at Ain Shams University. Teaching courses: industrial organization, engineering economy, project management, work study, consumer behaviour, and marketing.
Supervised many graduation projects in the field of IE. Supervisor of many M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.

Publications

1) N.Afia, M.I.Etman," A Developed Hybrid Genetic Approach for the Facility Layout Problem", Al Azhar Engineering 7th international conference Cairo 7-10 April 2003.
2) N.Afia," A Developed Hybrid Genetic Approach for Manufacturing cell Formation", Al Azhar Engineering 8th international conference Cairo December 2004.
3) N.Afia, "Multi Objective Manufacturing cell Formation", Production Engineering& Design for Development, PEDD7, Cairo, February 2006.
4) N.Afia, S.Yomna, Elkharbotely, "Production scheduling in Automated Manufacturing Systems", 37th international conference on computers and Industrial Engineering, Alexandria 2007.
5) N.Afia, M. Elsayed, Elkharbotely, "A Stochastic model for forward Reverse Logistics Network design under Risk", 37th international conference on computers and Industrial Engineering, Alexandria 2007.
El-Sayed M., Afia N., El-Kharbotly A., A stochastic model for forward–reverse logistics network design under risk. Computers & Industrial Engineering 2008; doi:10.1016/j.cie.2008.09.040.
N.Afia, M. Elsayed, Elkharbotely, "A Stochastic model for forward Reverse Logistics Network design under Risk", 37th international conference on computers and Industrial Engineering, Alexandria 2007.
6) El-Sayed M., Afia N., El-Kharbotly A.,” A stochastic model for supply chain network design”, Ain Shams University, Scientific Bulletin Vol.42 No.2, December 2007, pp 591-609.
7) Yomna S., El-Kharbotly A., Afia N.," Design of multi-interval multi-product stochastic supply chain networks", PEDAC conference, Alexandria, February 2009.
8) Y.M.Sadek, A.K. El-Kharbotly, N.H.Afia," Stochastic Supply Chain Network Design: Multi-product, Multi-interval, with optional Lateral Transhipment between Distridutors", Ain Shams Journal of Mechanical Engineering (ASJME), 2009.
9) A.S. El- Alakkad, A.K. El-kharbotly, N.H.Afia, " A Heuristiic A Heuristic Algorithm for Two Sided Assembly Line Balancing", 8th International Conference on Production Engineering& Design for Development, PEDD8, Cairo, March 9-10, 2010.

10) Y.M.Sadek, A.K. El-kharbotly, N.H.Afia, "Bullwhip Effect for Stochastic Supply Chain Networks with Inventory and Lateral Transshipment ", 8th International Conference on Production Engineering& Design for Development, PEDD8, Cairo, March 9-10, 2010.
11) GhadaShedid, A.K. El-kharbotly, M. Elbeheiry, N.H.Afia, " Reconfigurable Capacity Management for Cost Minimization", 8th International Conference on Production Engineering& Design for Development, PEDD8, Cairo, March 9-10, 2010.
12) Tamer A. Ismail, Amin K.ElKharbotly and NahidH.Afia," A Heuristic Algorithm for Hoist Scheduling in Electroplating Lines ", Al-Azhar Engineering Eleventh International Conference, December 21-23, 2010.
13) R. Taha, Y. Sadek , N. Afia And A. El-Kharbotly, " A Survey on the Assembly Line Balancing Problems Solution Approaches and Techniques" ", Al-Azhar Engineering Eleventh International Conference, December 21-23, 2010.
14) Raghda B. Taha *, Amin K. El-Kharbotly, Yomna M. Sadek, Nahid H. Afia, “ A Genetic Algorithm for solving two-sided assembly line balancing problems” , Ain Shams Engineering Journal (2011) 2, 227–240
15) Raghda B. Taha, Amin El-Kharbotly, NahidAfia, YomnaSadek, “Mixed-model two-sided assembly line balancing using a Modified Genetic algorithm”, Proceedings of 2012 International conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Istanbul, Turkey, July 3-6, 2012
16) MostafaA.Moussa, Amin K. El-Kharbotly, Nahid H. Afia, M. El-Beheiry, “ A Genetic Algorithm Approach for Multi- Objective Multi Period Supply Chain Network Design”, Mataria Engineering Research Journal December 2012 Volume 136,pp 48-65
17) M.M.S. Abdulkader *, M.M. ElBeheiry, N.H. Afia, A.K. El-Kharbotly, “ Scheduling and sequencing in four machines robotic cell: Application of genetic algorithm and enumeration techniques” Ain Shams Engineering Journal (2013) this article in press
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asej.2012.11.002
18) Mahmoud M.ElAraby, Lamia A. Shihata and Nahid H. Afia, “Integrating Advanced Quality Techniques to Improve the Quality of Glass Tubes: A Case Study”, (2013) 2nd International Conference on Economics Marketing and Management, DOI: 10.7763/IPEDR. 2013. V59. 38 pp183- 189

19) Taha, R.B., El-Kharbotly, A.K., Afia, N.H., Sadek, Y.M, “Time and Space Two-sided Assembly Line Balancing Problem” (April, 2012) POMS 23rd Annual conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

20) R.B. Taha, K.S. Abdallah, Y.M. Sadek, A.K. El-Kharbotly, N.H. Afia. 2014. “Design of Supply Chain Networks with Supply Disruptions using Genetic Algorithm.” Proceedings of the POMS 25th Annual conference (2014).

21) Raghda Taha, Yomma Sadek, Amin ElKharbotly, Nahid Afia and Khaled Abdallah, “Multi-Objective Supply Chain Network Design Under Demand Uncertainty Using Robust Goal Programming Approach” IEOM International Conference on Operation Excellence and Service Engineering, Orlando,Florida,USA, September 10-11, 2015

22) Nessren Zamzam, Yomna Sadek, Nahid Afia, Amin El-Kharbotly, “Multi-Manned Assembly Line Balancing Using Genetic Algorithm”International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology IJERT, Volume 4, Issue 12, December 2015

23) Nessren Zamzam, Yomna Sadek, Nahid Afia, Amin El-Kharbotly, “ Balancing Physical Effort of Multi-Manned Assembly Lines Using Genetic Algorithm” 1st International conference on Material Science & Engineering, Banha University, February 22-23, 2016

24) T. Ismail, M.Elbeheiry, K.Abdalla, A. Elkharbotly and N. Afia “A Genetic Algorithm for Continuous Berth Scheduling in Port Terminals” 1st International conference on Material Science & Engineering, Banha University, February 22-23, 2016

25) M.S.Al-Ashhab, NahidAfia and Lamia A.Shihata “ Objective Effect on the Performance of a Multi-Period Multi-Product Production Planning Optimization Model” International Journal of Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering IJMME-IJENS Vol:16, No:03, 2016

26) T. Ismail, M.Elbeheiry, K.Abdalla, A. Elkharbotly and N. Afia “Continuous Berth Scheduling in Port Terminals” International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT) http://www.ijert.org ISSN: 2278-0181 IJERTV5IS090473 Vol. 5 Issue 09, September-2016

27) Al-Ashhab Mohamed Sayed and NahidAfia “An NPV Optimization Model for Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network Design and Planning” American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, DOI: 10. 2017


Mina Mikhail, Mohammed El Beheiry and Nahid Afia “Investigating Resilient Supply Chain Design Determinants using Monte Carlo Simulation” 8th International Conference on Industrial Technology and Management, 2019

28) Mina Mikhail, Mohammed El Beheiry and Nahid Afia “ Incorporating resilience determinants in supply chain network design model” Journal of Modelling in Management, © Emerald Publishing Limited, 1746-5664,DOI 10.1108/JM2-05-2018-0057, 2019
www.emeraldinsight.com/1746-5664.htm
29) Mina Mikhail, Mohammed El Beheiry and Nahid Afia “ Investigating Resilient Supply Chain Design Determinants Using Monte Carlo Simulation” 2019 8th International Conference on Industrial Technology and Management,
978-1-7281-3267-9/19/$31.00 ©2019 IEEE





30) Doaa Mohamed, Nahid Afia and Lamia A.Shihata “ Review on the Inspection Allocation Problem (IAP) in different manufacturing Systems” International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 10, Issue 10, October-2019, ISSN 2229-5518

31) Omnia Mohamed Nabil, Nahid Hussein Afia, Lamia Ahmed Shihata “ SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN DESIGN FOR PERISHABLE PRODUCTS: A LITERATURE REVIEW” JES, Assiut University, Faculty of Engineering, Vol. 49, No. 1, January 2021, pp. 001 –022

32) M. S. AL-ASHHAB, OMNIA M. NABIL, AND NAHID H. AFIA “Perishable products supply chain network design with sustainability” IJST-Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 2021;14(9):787–800, ISSN Print: 0974-6846 Electronic: 0974-5645
https://indjst.org/articles/perishable-products-supply-chain-network-design-with-sustainability

33) Nessren Mohamed Zamzam; Amin Kamel El-Kharbotly; Nahid Hussein Afia; Yomna Mahmoud Sadek “ Balancing Two Sided Multi-Manned Assembly Lines Using Genetic Algorithm” Port Said Engineering Research Journal, Available Online from 19 April 2021, DOI: 10.21608/PSERJ.2021.52874.1074

Research Projects

Industrial Engineering and Management Science TEMPUS Project (ASU-team member)