Prof Alan Pilkington

Professor

DepartmentApplied Management
Research groupDigital Business Research Group
IDEaS

Research outputs

The evolution of the intellectual structure of operations management - 1980–2006: a citation/co-citation analysis
Pilkington, A. and Meredith, J. 2009. The evolution of the intellectual structure of operations management - 1980–2006: a citation/co-citation analysis. Journal of Operations Management. 27 (3), pp. 185-202. doi:10.1016/j.jom.2008.08.001

Production systems and supplier selection: a multi-phase process model
Pedraza-Acosta, I., Pilkington, A. and Barnes, D. 2016. Production systems and supplier selection: a multi-phase process model. Production Planning & Control: The Management of Operations. 27 (9), pp. 717-726. doi:10.1080/09537287.2016.1166278

Divided by a Common Language? Transnational insights into epistemological and methodological approaches to strategic management research in English speaking countries
Pilkington, A. and Lawton, T. 2014. Divided by a Common Language? Transnational insights into epistemological and methodological approaches to strategic management research in English speaking countries. Long Range Planning. 47 (5), pp. 299-311. doi:10.1016/j.lrp.2013.08.001

Research in information systems: A study of diversity and inter-disciplinary discourse in the AIS basket journals between 1995 and 2011
Bernroider, E.W.N., Pilkington, A. and Córdoba, J.-R. 2013. Research in information systems: A study of diversity and inter-disciplinary discourse in the AIS basket journals between 1995 and 2011 . Journal of Information Technology. 28 (1), pp. 74-89. doi:10.1057/jit.2013.5

Outsourcing practices in automotive supply networks: an exploratory study of full service vehicle suppliers
Ciravegna, L., Romano, P. and Pilkington, A. 2013. Outsourcing practices in automotive supply networks: an exploratory study of full service vehicle suppliers. International Journal of Production Research. 51 (8), pp. 2478-2490. doi:10.1080/00207543.2012.746797

Information systems as a discipline in the making: comparing EJIS and MISQ between 1995 and 2008
Córdoba, J.-R., Pilkington, A. and Bernroider, E.W.N. 2012. Information systems as a discipline in the making: comparing EJIS and MISQ between 1995 and 2008. European Journal of Information Systems. 21 (5), pp. 479-495. doi:10.1057/ejis.2011.58

Operations Management
Pilkington, A., Patton, S., Hsuan, J. and Clegg, B. 2011. Operations Management . London McGraw-Hill.

Defining Key Inventors: A Comparison of Fuel Cell and Nanotechnology Industries
Pilkington, A., Lee, L., Chan, C. and Ramakrishna, S. 2009. Defining Key Inventors: A Comparison of Fuel Cell and Nanotechnology Industries. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 76 (1), pp. 118-127. doi:doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2008.03.015

Modelling Citation Diffusion: Innovation Management Literature
Pilkington, A. 2013. Modelling Citation Diffusion: Innovation Management Literature. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management. 10 (1). doi:10.1142/S0219877013500041

Research themes, concepts and relationships: A study of International Journal of Service Industry Management (1990-2005)
Pilkington, A. and Chai, K.H. 2008. Research themes, concepts and relationships: A study of International Journal of Service Industry Management (1990-2005). International Journal of Service Industry Management. 19 (1), pp. 83-110. doi:10.1108/09564230810855725

A Framework for 3d Printing
Pilkington, A., Fransden, T., Kapetaniou, C. and Rieple, A. 2017. A Framework for 3d Printing. EurOMA 2017. Edinburgh 01 - 05 Jul 2017

The Effects of Knowledge Spillovers and Accelerator Programmes on the Product Innovation of High-Tech Start-ups: A Multiple Case Study
Cuvero, M., Granados, M., Pilkington, A. and Evans, R.D. 2019. The Effects of Knowledge Spillovers and Accelerator Programmes on the Product Innovation of High-Tech Start-ups: A Multiple Case Study. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

A Knowledge Spillover-based Approach to New Product Conceptualization
Cuvero, M., Evans, R.D., Granados, M. and Pilkington, A. 2018. A Knowledge Spillover-based Approach to New Product Conceptualization. IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Conference. Chicago, USA 28 Jun - 01 Jul 2018 IEEE . doi:10.1109/TEMSCON.2018.8488426

Defining Key Inventors: A Comparison of Fuel Cell and Nanotechnology Industries
Pilkington, A., Chan, C., Lee, L. and Ramakrishna, S. 2009. Defining Key Inventors: A Comparison of Fuel Cell and Nanotechnology Industries. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 76 (1), pp. 118-127. doi:10.1016%2Fj.techfore.2008.03.015

A Conceptual Framework for Servitization in Industry 4.0: Distilling Directions for Future Research
Ennis, C., Barnett, N., De Cesare, S., Lander, R. and Pilkington, A. 2018. A Conceptual Framework for Servitization in Industry 4.0: Distilling Directions for Future Research. The Advance Services Group Spring Servitization Conference 2018. Copenhagen Business School 14 - 16 May 2018 Aston University and Higher Education Academy.

Assessing the Exchange of Knowledge Between Operations Management and other Fields: Some Challenges and Opportunities
Pilkington, A. and Meredith, J. 2018. Assessing the Exchange of Knowledge Between Operations Management and other Fields: Some Challenges and Opportunities. Journal of Operations Management. 60, pp. 47-53. doi:10.1016/j.jom.2018.05.004

Bibexcel-Quick Start Guide to Bibliometrics and Citation Analysis
Pilkington, A. 2018. Bibexcel-Quick Start Guide to Bibliometrics and Citation Analysis. in: Daim, T. and Pilkington, A. (ed.) Innovation Discovery: Network Analysis Of Research And Invention Activity For Technology Management London World Scientific Publishing. pp. 585-600

Building the layers of a manufacturing taxonomy: how 3D printing is creating a new landscape of production eco-systems and competitive dynamics
Kapetaniou, C., Rieple, A., Pilkington, A., Frandsen, T. and Pisano, P. 2018. Building the layers of a manufacturing taxonomy: how 3D printing is creating a new landscape of production eco-systems and competitive dynamics. Technological Forecasting & Social Change. 128, pp. 22-35. doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2017.10.011

Building the layers of a manufacturing taxonomy: how 3D printing is creating a new landscape of production eco-systems and competitive dynamics
Rieple, A., Kapetaniou, C., Pilkington, A., Fransden, T. and Pisano, P. 2017. Building the layers of a manufacturing taxonomy: how 3D printing is creating a new landscape of production eco-systems and competitive dynamics. Academy of Management: At the Interface. Atlanta, Ga 04 - 08 Aug 2017 Academy of Management. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2017.17598abstract

The Diffusion Network of Research Knowledge in Operations Management
Pilkington, A. and Meredith, J. 2018. The Diffusion Network of Research Knowledge in Operations Management. International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 38 (2), pp. 333-349. doi:10.1108/IJOPM-08-2016-0440

Social Network Analytics for Advanced Bibliometrics: Referring to Actor Roles of Management Journals instead of Journal Rankings
Pilkington, A., Rost, K. and Teichert, T. 2017. Social Network Analytics for Advanced Bibliometrics: Referring to Actor Roles of Management Journals instead of Journal Rankings. Scientometrics. 112 (3), pp. 1631-1657. doi:10.1007/s11192-017-2441-8

Innovation Discovery: Network Analysis of Research and Invention Activity for Technology Management
Daim, T. and Pilkington, A. (ed.) 2018. Innovation Discovery: Network Analysis of Research and Invention Activity for Technology Management. London World Scientific Publishing.