Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development (IJSESD)

Special Issue On: Advanced Multi Criteria Decision Making Approaches Application Towards Sustainable Development Of Industry 4.0 Sectors

Submission Due Date

Guest Editors
Anoop Kumar Sahu (Post Doc), Senior Researcher Associate, FEBE, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Atul Kumar Sahu, Assistant Professor, Industrial and Production Engg, Guru Ghasidas Central University, India
Nitin Kumar Sahu, Assistant Professor, Industrial and Production Engg, Guru Ghasidas Central University, India

The compilation of digital technological architectures with traditional production system is called Industry 4.0. In present era, Industry 4.0’s production systems build the industrial sectors more dynamic and robust in objective to address the future marketplace competition and defies. The digital technological architectures add the production system with the greater efficiencies and build the great relationships among vendors, manufacturers and customers as well.

Multi criteria decision making is advanced field of operations research, which assist the Industry 4.0 sectors from several perspectives in present era such as assessing sustainability of modern vendors, assessment of equipments utility, parts manufacturing firm’s automation, smart manufacturing and others. The call for papers stimulates the researchers and scholars to submit their research contributions in the field of MCDM, aid the industry 4.0 sectors for future sustainable development.

The objective of special issue ‘Advanced Multi Criteria Decision Making approaches application towards sustainable development of Industry 4.0 sectors’ is to archive the more research contribution and documents, which could enable the Industry 4.0 sectors more sustainable in future. The special issue stimulates the current scholars/researchers to contribute their research articles for peer review process.

Recommended Topics
Topics are discussed for this special issue, but topics are not limited up to the following under MCDM in industry 4.0:
  • Applications of intelligent MCDM techniques towards the Industry 4.0 sectors
  • Smart supply smart networking
  • Automation based smart manufacturing and monitoring
  • Data analytics and machine learning, cyber physical system, cloud computing, networking areas focus to sustainable industry 4.0
  • Cyber-technology and networking
  • Security and data mining
  • Current research trends and growth of industry 4.0 supply chain
  • Development of supply chain models, frameworks, techniques, ideas, novel concepts etc, approaches towards industry 4.0 development

Submission Procedure
All submissions ought to be original and to be submitted research contributions should not be submitted somewhere else or under review. The authors should consult the journal’s guidelines for manuscript submissions at Preliminary, to be submitted research articles would be processed through admin check procedure. If perhaps passes, then research article shall be processed through a double blind peer-review process. The manuscript might be recommended for publication after editing/revision (if it is required) process based on the report of referees and associate editors, however final decision would be made by the guest editor.

Note: The authors ought to read the manuscript guidelines and publication charge (in case of open access publication) prior to submit their research contributions.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Anoop Kumar Sahu, Atul Kumar Sahu, Nitin Kumar Sahu,,