Alumni (Ph.D.)

Umakanta Pattanayak  
Thesis title: Geometry of Mixed Integer Hulls of Convex Sets
Supervisors: Vishnu Narayanan
Year: 2018
Current affiliation Singapore University of Technology and Design
Arko Chatterjee  
Thesis title: Applications of Game Theory on networks
Supervisors: K.S. Mallikarjuna Rao
Year: 2017
Current affiliation Mckinsey Knowledge Center, Gurgaon
Ratnaji Vanga  
Thesis title: Supply Chain Management of Reusable Articles
Supervisors: Jayendran Venkateswaran and Narayan Rangaraj
Year: 2017
Current affiliation IBM India Pvt. Ltd.
Tilak Raj Singh  
Thesis title: Configuration planning in mass customization : Optimization based models
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj and Reinhold Klass
Year: 2017
Current affiliation Mercedes Benz Research and Development, India, Bengaluru
Anusuya Ghosh  
Thesis title: Semidefinite representation of convex sets
Supervisor: Vishnu Narayanan
Year: 2016
Current affiliation: TCG
Manu Kumar Gupta  
Thesis title: Dynamic Priority Scheduling in Multi-class Queues: Pricing, Achievable Regions and Applications
Supervisor: Jayendran Venkateswaran and N. Hemachandra
Year: 2016
Current Affiliation: Postdoctoral Fellow, IRIT and CIMI, Toulouse, France earlier at Postdoctoral Research Associate, Singapore University of Technology & Design
Goutam Sen  
Thesis title: Models and Algorithms for Static Data Segment Location in Information Networks
Supervisor: V. Narayanan, N.Rangaraj
Year: 2015
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Industrial & Systems Engineering, IIT Kharagpur
K. Sunil Kumar  
Thesis title: Applications Of Select Approaches For Managing Supply Chains Relevant To Rural Areas
Supervisor: A. Subash Babu
Year: 2015
Current Affiliation: Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram
Ketki Kulkarni  
Thesis title: Hybrid Simulation and Optimization Approaches to the Job Shop Scheduling Problem
Supervisor: Jayendran Venkateswaran
Year: 2015
Current Affiliation: Analyst, Sabre Airline Solutions, Bangalore

Anu Thomas annuct[AT]
Thesis title  Approaches to Supply Chain Coordination: Decomposed and Decentralised Decision Making Models
Supervisor: Jayendran Venkateswaran, Mohan Krishnamoorthy and Gaurav Singh
Year: 2014
Current Affiliation: Associate Manager, Ernst and Young LLP, Thiruvananthapuram

Anirban Ghatak aghatak[AT]
Thesis title: Formulation and Study of Evolutionarily Stable Strategy against Multiple Mutations
Supervisor: K. S. Mallikarjuna Rao
Year: 2014
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor -IIM,Vishakhapatnam

Niraj Ramesh Dayama  
Thesis title & year: Approaches and algorithms to solve generalized crane scheduling problems at cargo terminals (2014)
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj, Vishnu Narayanan and Mohan Krishnamoorthy
Current Affiliation: Tata Consultancy Services

Vikas Vikram Singh vikasstar[AT]
Thesis title & year: Some Topics in Stochastic Games (2013)
Supervisors: K. S. Mallikarjuna Rao, N. Hemachandra    
Current Affiliation: IIT Delhi; earlier at Post-Doc, INRIA, France, etc.

D. Bijulal dbijulal[AT]
Thesis title & year: Stability and Service Level based Control of Some Forward and Reverse Flow Production - Inventory Systems (2011)
Supervisors: Jayendran Venkateswaran, N. Hemachandra    
Current Affiliation: Associate Professor, CET Kerala

Dileep S. More dileep.more[AT]
Thesis title & year: Some studies in supply chain flexibility (2010)
Supervisors: A. Subash Babu, N. Hemachandra
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, IIM Calcutta

L. Sundaravalli  
Thesis title & year: Dynamic Railway Rescheduling using Intelligent Agents (2009)
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj, Jayendran Venkateswaran
Current Affiliation:
Fellow, British Computer Society
Faculty member, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Sudhir Sinha  
Thesis title & year: Service Level Contracts for Supply Chains (2008)
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj, N. Hemachandra
Current Affiliation: Assistant Consultant, Tata Consultancy Services

Ateekh-ur-Rahman rehman[AT]
Thesis title & year: Evaluation of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems Using Simulation and Multi Criteria Methods (2008)
Supervisors: A. Subash Babu, N. Hemachandra
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research

S. A. George[AT]
Thesis title & year: Measurement of Supply Chain Competence and its Impact on Business Performance (2007)
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research

P.G. Saleeshya pg_saleeshya[AT]
Thesis title & year: A Study on Agile Manufacturing Systems (2006)
Supervisors: A. Subash Babu
Current Affiliation: Professor, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore

George Easaw  
Thesis title & year: Multiple Performance Measure Analysis of Multi-echelon supply chains (2004)
Supervisors: Narayan Rangaraj, N. Hemachandra
Current Affiliation: Professor, Alliance University, Bangalore

V. Mariappan  
Thesis title & year: Some Studies on Reliability Centered Maintenance Systems (2004)
Supervisors: A. Subash Babu, N. Hemachandra
Current Affiliation: Goa Engineering College

R. R. Mohanty  
Thesis title & year: Development and application of an integrated system for managing quality (2002)
Supervisors: Subash Babu A. and Karunakaran, K.P.
Current Affiliation: Six Sigma Practice, Crompton Greaves, Mumbai

Jayan Moorkanat  
Thesis title & year: Studies in certain machine loading, scheduling and production control problems in multi-stage production inventory systems (2000)
Supervisors: P. G. Awate and Narayan Rangaraj
Current Affiliation: Sr. Solutions Strategist, i2 Technologies, Bangalore

S. Gondhalekar  
Thesis title & year: Productivity management using Kaizen : an experimental study (1996)
Supervisors: Subash Babu, A. and Awate, P.G.
Current Affiliation: Director, Kaizen Institute
Dean (Operations Management) at the Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai.

K.V. Krishna Kumar  
Thesis title & year: Some studies on analysis of tandem production systems (1994)
Supervisors: Awate, P.G.

Nanduri Janakiram  
Thesis title & year: Knowledge based system for productivity management (1989)
Supervisors: Arunkumar, S.

Hirji E. Nagarwalla  
Thesis title & year: Cost benefit analysis of system and repair (1986)
Current Affiliation: Director, Nagarwalla Consultants Pvt. Ltd.,Mumbai.