Journal of the Korean Institute of Industrial Engineers (launched in 1975) is the official journal of the Korean Institute of Industrial Engineers. Abbreviated title is J. Korean Inst. Ind. Eng. It is published six issues each year in February, April, June, August, October and December. It aims to publish significant research results in all areas of Industrial Engineering and to help researchers and practitioners interchange new ideas and experiences. All papers published in the journal are critically peer-reviewed under double-sided blind review policy.