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Waseda University
Faculty of Social Sciences
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Professor, School of Social Sciences, Waseda university
Apr 2016
Mar 2018
Senior adviser to the President, Kanagawa University
Apr 2010
Mar 2018
Professor, Kanagawa uniersity
Nov 2017
Adjunct Professor, Beijing Jiaotong University
Apr 1995
Mar 2010
Osaka Institute of Technology

Committee Memberships

Aug 2019
Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing  International Editorial Board
Aug 2017
International Foundation for Production Research  Board member
Dec 2012
Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems  Board member

Published Papers

Optimal pricing problem for a pay-per-use system based on the Internet of Things with intertemporal demand
Kimitoshi Sato, Kenichi Nakashima
International Journal of Production Economics      Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Warranty and maintenance analysis of sensor embedded products using internet of things in industry 4.0
Ammar Y.Alqahtani, Surendra M.Gupt and Kenichi Nakashima
International Journal of Production Economics   208 483-499   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Managing Preventive Maintenance on a Disassembly Line using Multi-Kanban Mechanism
K. Nakashima and S. M. Gupta
   Aug 2017
An Optimal Policy for a Lean Supply Chain Control Problem Considering Forecast Accuracy
K.Nakashima, T.Sornmanapong, H.Ehm, G.Yachi and K.Sato
Journal of Japan Industrial Management Association   67((2E)) 135-146   2016
Parts quality-based priority policy in remanufacturing environments
Kenichi Nakashima, Arvinder PS Loomba
Journal of Advances in Management Research   10(2) 162-175   Aug 2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

Responsible Manufacturing: Issues pertaining to sustainability
Ammar Y. Alqahtani, Surendra M. Gupta and Kenichi Nakashima (Part:Joint Work)
CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group   Mar 2019   
Modeling Supplier Selection in Reverse Supply Chains, Reverse Supply Chains: Issues and Analysis (Edited by Surendra M. Gupta
Kenichi Nakashima and Prof. Gupta (Part:Joint Work, pp. 113-124)
CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group   Jan 2013   
Environment Conscious Manufacturing
CRC Press Taylor& Francis Group   2008   

Research Grants & Projects

A study on environmental conscious global management system for sustainability
Project Year: Apr 2007 - Mar 2010
Research of Environment-conscious Manufacturing System in China's automobile Industry
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013
Just in time innovation for problem solving in the global era
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2015