Focus and Scope (extended)

The extended explanation of JOSI's Focus and Scope.


Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri (JOSI) is a scholarly platform committed to the rigorous investigation and dissemination of research in the field of industrial engineering, with a specific concentration on the optimization of soft systems. Unlike tangible systems, soft systems encapsulate the human, organizational, and managerial dimensions of industrial processes. Through scholarly articles, case studies, and empirical research, the journal seeks to unearth methodologies and techniques that bolster efficiency, productivity, and adaptability within industrial paradigms.

Interdisciplinary Approach

The journal recognizes the multifaceted nature of soft systems optimization, requiring an amalgamation of disciplines such as engineering, management science, human factors, and information technology. From strategic decision-making in human-resource allocation to the integration of technology in supply chain management and ergonomic considerations in workplace design, the journal stands as a conduit for cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research.

Ethical Standards

With a steadfast commitment to academic integrity and ethical conduct, Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri upholds rigorous standards of inquiry and scholarship. The journal adheres to the guidelines and requirements set forth by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), ensuring that ethical practices are maintained throughout the publication process. Authors, reviewers, and editors are encouraged to familiarize themselves with COPE's principles and engage in responsible research and publication conduct.

Key Focus Areas

The journal's scholarly interests span a wide array of domains, including but not limited to soft systems optimization, the fusion of engineering and management principles, innovations in supply chain and logistics, quality control methodologies, continuous improvement frameworks, human-centric design, and the exploration of emerging technologies such as Industry 4.0, AI, and automation.



Alignment with All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) System:

Field Subject Area ASJC Code
Business, Management, and Accounting Management of Technology and Innovation 1405
Decision Sciences Management Science and Operations Research 1803
Information Systems and Management 1802
Engineering Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering 2212
Control and Systems Engineering 2205
Safety, Risk, Reliability, and Quality 2216

Alignment with the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals

UN SDG Number Sustainable Development Goal Relation to Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri (JOSI)
4 Quality Education JOSI promotes open access, supporting quality education for all.
8 Decent Work and Economic Growth Focuses on soft system optimizations related to employment and economic growth.
9 Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure Highlights industrial optimization, supply chain innovations, and emerging technologies.
12 Responsible Consumption and Production Addresses sustainable production and consumption patterns through topics like inventory control.


Commitment to Interdisciplinary Research

These carefully curated areas signify the journal's dedication to fostering interdisciplinary scholarship that bridges the domains of management science, decision-making, and engineering—all central to the nuanced field of soft systems optimization in industrial engineering.

Collaboration and Innovation

Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri strives to be a nexus for collaboration, innovation, and knowledge exchange among researchers, academics, and professionals. By maintaining rigorous peer review, adhering to COPE's ethical guidelines, and upholding the highest standards of scholarly integrity, the journal serves as a respected and valuable resource within the global academic community.