Xia De

Work place: School of Management, Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, P.R.China, 430070

E-mail: xiadetiger@126.com


Research Interests: Engineering


Xia De received Master and PhD degree of management science and technology from the Wuhan University of Technology.Jan,2008-Jan,2009, he worked as a visiting research fellow in Warwick Business School, Warwick University ,U.K.

He has published more than 30 papers, and was financed by China Scholarship Council ,Ministry of Education of China and Hubei Province Government, as well as some Cooperation Companies .
Currently he is an associate professor of management science and engineering in Management School, Wuhan University of Technology. His main research interests include supply chain management and company social responsibility (CSR).

Author Articles
Towards More Sustainability: A Dynamic Recycling Framework of Discarded Products Based on SD Theory

By Xia De Fangru Wu

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5815/ijisa.2011.01.06, Pub. Date: 8 Feb. 2011

The mechanism of a recycling system about discarded products is running with a few critical roles and processes. To identify the relationship and collaborate the activities involved in this recycling circle are the very significant work in practice. For the sake the paper explores and identifies the critical drivers underlying the system, based on which a framework is established to explore the relationship among relevant activities consisted of collection, remanufacturing and resale, as well as companies and customers’ behaviours. A dynamic quantitative model is designed to simulate this vigorous relation, which demonstrates and verifies the rule of this relationship with details about the recycling activities. The information will benefit practitioners a lot in terms of the recycling operation planning under different situation.

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