Professor Manoj Kumar Tiwari

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur


Areas of Interest:

Logistic & Supply Chain Network, Planning, Scheduling and Control Problems of Manufacturing System, AI Applications in Manufacturing, Nature Inspired Algorithm, Planning Problem of Assembly/ Disassembly.

Specialization:

Supply Chain Management, Intelligent Manufacturing, Manufacturing Science, Production Technology, Flexible Manufacturing System, Operations Research, Operations Management, Networks and Project Management, Computer Aided Manufacturing

Consultancy Areas:

Supply chain Management, Manufacturing planning & scheduling, Continuous process and productivity improvement, Modeling and simulation .

 

Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Published more than 240 articles in well known reputed journals. Which all have high impact factors..

Professional Experience:

  • 2010(15th June) Present: Professor
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India
  • 2007-2010 : Associate Professor
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India
  • 2005-2007: Professor
    Department of Forge Technology, National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology (NIFFT), Ranchi, India
  • 1998-2005: Associate Professor
    Department of Forge Technology, National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology (NIFFT), Ranchi, India
  • 1996-1998: Senior Lecturer
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST), Itanagar, India
  • 1990-1996: Lecturer
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST), Itanagar, India

Keywords:

Logistic & supply chain management, Operations Research, Operations Management, Manufacturing Science and Technology, nature inspired meta-heuristic.

 

Contact Information

Office

Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal, IIT Kharagpur.
-721302

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Education

  • 1982-1986: B. E. in Mechanical Engineering [First Division], Department of Mechanical Engineering, Visvesvaraya Regional Engineering College (now known as VNIT), Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
  • 1988-1990:M. Tech. (Production Engg.) [First Division], Department of Mechanical Engineering, Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College (now known as MNIT), Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • 1999-2004: PhD -"Application of intelligent search heuristic to resolve the complexities of machine loading problems of FMS" Department of Production Engineering, University of Jadavpur, West Bengal, India

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Rated as Rank 5th among top
    100 authors (distributed articles)
    based on papers published in top 11 journals of
    Operations Management
    (between 1985-2010). Reported in International Journal of Production Research, 5th May, 2015.
    (DOI:10.1080/
    00207543.2015.1037935)
  • Rated as Rank 1 among top 100
    individual researchers across the world, who had published research articles in International Journal of Production Research(Taylor and Francis) during the time period 1985-2010. The origins of research and patterns of authorship in the International Journal of Production Research. International Journal of Production Research, 2013 Vol. 51, Nos. 23–24, 7470–7500. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
    00207543.2013.832436
  • Placed at the 14th position in the world's top 20 most productive authors in five leading POM journals (1959-2008), and 9th position in the world's top 10 most productive authors in the last decade (1999-2008). [As published in a research article in the Int.J.Production Economics,2009,vol-,120,pp. 540-551]
  • Rated 2nd among many researchers working in Logistics and Supply Chain Management in India(Analysis of the logistics Research in India-White paper published in TU Dortmund University, Dortmund Germany-2012 )

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INAE Section Affiliated X: Interdisciplinary Engineering and Special Fields


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2012


Year of Birth: 1962