About the Centre

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) Research Centre is an international research centre that focuses on research, development and application of leading edge multi-disciplinary work which impacts on logistics and supply chain management, nationally and internationally. We work with various stakeholders including academics, industrialists, businesses and policy makers on R&D, knowledge exchange, consultancy, executive education and training on these important arenas.

Expertise and Interest

The LSCM Research Centre has global expertise in the fields of Sustainable Supply Chain, Innovative Models and Methods, Information Intense Supply Chains and Performance Measurement and Improvement. Specific areas of interest are:

Sustainable Supply Chain

  • Eco-logistics
  • Industrial eco-systems
  • Low carbon and green supply chain
  • Operations management
  • Reverse logistics
  • Sustainable development in supply chain
  • Transformational logistics

Innovative Models and Methods

  • Carbon footprint framework
  • Enterprise network management
  • OASES methodologies
  • Supply chain management methodology
  • Supply chain mapping, appraisal and diagnostics
  • Supply chain modelling
  • Uncertainty modelling and management

Information Intense Supply Chains

  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • E-supply chain (e-commerce, e-business and e-organisation)
  • Knowledge management in supply chain
  • Extended ERP (ERPII)
  • Logistics information systems

Performance Measurement and Improvement

  • Supply chain accounting
  • Performance management of logistics and supply chain

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