Jayendran: Research Overview

RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Modeling, Simulation and Analysis of complex dynamic stochastic systems
  • Discrete Event, System Dynamics and Agent based modeling methods
  • Optimization for Simulation;  Simulation for Optimization; Simulation for decision support
  • Distributed and Decetralized decision making; Hybrid models
  • Analysis of Supply Chains, Production inventory systems, Transportation networks, Queueing Models
  • Computational & Statistical methods for Modeling, Simulation & Analysis
CURRENT RESEARCH GROUP
Ph.D. students
  • Ms. Ketki Kulkarni:  Hybrid optimization and simulation approaches for planning & scheduling 
  • Mr. Anu Thomas:  Integrated approaches to normally sequential enterprise-wide optimisation models (Guides: Prof. Mohan Krisnamoorthy, IITB Monash Academy, and Dr. Gaurav Singh, CSIRO)
  • Mr. Alok Patel:  Agent based modeling of heterogeous road traffic (Guide: Prof. Tom Mathew)
  • Mr. Manukumar Gupta:  Investigations on multi customer class, multi resource queueing networks (Guide: Prof. N. Hemachandra)
  • Mr. Ratnaji Vanga: Green & Sustainable Supply Chains (Guide: Prof. Narayan Rangaraj)
M.Tech students
  • Mr. Shailesh Sohani:
  • Ms. Vyshnavi:
  • Mr. Surjit Laha: Cooperation, Competition, Coopetition in Supply Chains
  • Mr. Ajith Kumar Jammula: Process design and Simulation analysis of Manufacturing facility
All graduated students who worked with me on their dissertation/ thesis/ project.
 
PROJECTS
2014-2015: Localisation of Solar Energy through Local Assembly, Sale and Usage of 1 Million Solar Study Lamps (MillionSoul), Funded by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Govt. of MP, Govt. of Rajasthan, SDTT, etc.
2013-2017: Promotion of Free and Open Source Software for Education (FOSSEE) - Operations Research Tools (OR-Tools), Funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), India.
 
PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS