Guido Jacopo Luca Micheli

Core Faculty | Associate Professor

Short Profile outline

Guido J.L. Micheli is Associate Professor of Industrial Plant Engineering at Politecnico di Milano – Italy, and co-Director of the specialised international Masters in Supply Chain & Purchasing Management (MSCPM and iMSCPM) at MIP – Graduate School of Business. He is member of the European Operations Management Association (EurOMA), of the Italian Industrial Plant Association (ANIMP - Associazione Nazionale di IMPiantistica industriale), and of the Italian Association of Professors of Industrial Plants Design & Management (Associazione Italiana Docenti di Impianti Industriale - AIDI). He is the author of more than 100 papers at national and international level.


PHD: Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano.

Master of Science: Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano.

Academic course held at SOM

Gestione degli impianti industriali

Gestione degli impianti industriali

Gestione degli impianti industriali

Impianti meccanici

Impianti meccanici

Impianti industriali e sicurezza

Impianti meccanici

Chemical projects management

Industrial plants b

Chemical projects management

Industrial plants b

Chemical projects management

Industrial plants b

Industrial plants a

Industrial plants a

Literature review in Social Sciences and Engineering

Teaching Areas:

Specializing masters


His primary research fields are Occupational Safety Management (dealing with Work Organization) and Applied Ergonomics (mainly focusing on workplaces design), Supply (Chain) Risk Management, and Green Industrial Efficiency. A particular focus is on Decision Making, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), and their development in the Supply Chain/Network perspective.

Relevant Publications

Micheli G.J.L.| Gnoni M.G.| De Merich D.| Sala G.| Rosso A.| Tornese F.| Piga G.| Malorgio B., "Barriers, drivers and impact of a simplified occupational safety and health management system in micro and small enterprises", Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 791, 81 - 90

Micheli G.J.L.| Trucco P.| Sabri Y.| Mancini M., "Modularization as a system life cycle management strategy: Drivers, barriers, mechanisms and impacts", International Journal of Engineering Business Management, 11, -

Merich D.D.| Gnoni M.G.| Malorgio B.| Micheli G.J.L.| Piga G.| Sala G.| Tornese F., "Managing Occupational Health and Safety in SMEs: An Evolutionary Web-based Tool", IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, , 1179 - 1182

Micheli G.J.L.| Cagno E.| Riggio N., "Comparing Programme Theory and Intermediaries' Views: Assessment of OSH Programmes in Italy", IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, , 1183 - 1187

Sabri Y.| Micheli G.J.L.| Nuur C., "Exploring the impact of innovation implementation on supply chain configuration", Journal of Engineering and Technology Management - JET-M, 49, 60 - 75

Micheli G.J.L.| Mantella F., "Modelling an environmentally-extended inventory routing problem with demand uncertainty and a heterogeneous fleet under carbon control policies", International Journal of Production Economics, 204, 316 - 327

Micheli G.J.L.| Cagno E.| Calabrese A., "The transition from occupational safety and health (OSH) interventions to OSH outcomes: An empirical analysis of mechanisms and contextual factors within small and medium-sized enterprises", International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15, -

Micheli G.J.L.| Marzorati L.M., "Beyond OCRA: Predictive UL-WMSD risk assessment for safe assembly design", International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 65, 74 - 83

Cagno E.| Micheli G.J.L.| Di Foggia G., "Smart metering projects: an interpretive framework for successful implementation", International Journal of Energy Sector Management, 12, 244 - 264

Micheli Guido J. L.; Marzorati Luca M., "Beyond OCRA: Predictive UL-WMSD risk assessment for safe assembly design", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ERGONOMICS, 65, 74 - 83

Micheli Guido J. L.; Cagno Enrico, "The role of procurement in performance deviation recovery in large EPC projects", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING BUSINESS MANAGEMENT, 8, 1 - 17

Micheli Guido J. L.; Farnè Stefano, "Urban railway traffic noise: Looking for the minimum cost for the whole community", APPLIED ACOUSTICS, 113, 121 - 131

Micheli Guido J. L.; Mogre R.; Perego Alessandro, "How to choose mitigation measures for supply chain risks", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 52, 117 - 129

Cagno Enrico; Micheli Guido J. L.; Jacinto C.; Masi Donato, "An interpretive model of occupational safety performance for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ERGONOMICS, 44, 60 - 74

Masi Donato; Cagno Enrico; Micheli Guido J. L., "Developing, Implementing and Evaluating OSH Interventions in SMEs: a Pilot, Exploratory Study", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND ERGONOMICS, 20, 385 - 405

Masi Donato; Micheli Guido J. L.; Cagno Enrico, "A meta-model for choosing a supplier selection technique within an EPC company", JOURNAL OF PURCHASING & SUPPLY MANAGEMENT, 19, 5 - 15

Cagno Enrico; Micheli Guido J. L.; Masi Donato; Jacinto C., "Economic evaluation of OSH and its way to SMEs: a constructive review", SAFETY SCIENCE, 53, 134 - 152

Grants, Awards and Honours

  • Best paper award for the paper “Supply chain configuration, effectiveness and efficiency: Looking for the best fit”, winner of the Best Paper Award - 1st Annual EDIM PhD Conference 2014, 12/06/2014 - to date

Service to the community

  • Programme Director of MSCPM at MIP, 19/03/2015 - to date
  • Programme Director of iMSCPM at MIP, 01/09/2018 - to date
  • Member of the PhD Board - PhD in Management Engineering, 01/10/2015 - to date
  • Reviewer in 2015-18 for: Business Process Management Journal; Computers & Industrial Engineering; International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics; International Journal of Production Economics; International Journal of Production Research; International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management; Journal of Cleaner Production; Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries; Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management; Journal of Supply Chain Management Science; Management Decision; Project Management Journal; Safety Science; Small Enterprise Research; Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review.
  • Member of the editorial Board of Safety Science

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