List of M.Tech theses guided

Master's theses supervised in IEOR

  • A. Tarun Raj: Demand Forecasting and Inventory Management of Automobile Spare Parts (2020)
  • P. Sandeep Kumar: [as co-guide with S.SenGupta], Scheduling Freight Trains on a Mixed-Traffic Network to Minimise Energy Consumption (2020)
  • Mohammad Mufassir Khan: [as co-guide with P.Balamurugan], Predictive Analytics in Healthcare Data (2020)
  • P. Mallikarjuna Reddy: [as co-guide with Jayendran Venkateswaran], Demand Forecasting in tractor manufacturing industry (2020)
  • Ratnesh Srivastava: [as co-guide with Jayendran Venkateswaran], Industrial Engineering application in Production unit (2020)
  • Gaurav Amrutkar: [as co-guide with S.SenGupta]: Handling Categorical Features of High Cardinality
    in Tree/Rule-based Classification (2019)
  • Saurav Adhikari: [as co-guide with S.SenGupta]: Dynamic Pricing Strategies in Indian Domestic Airlines (2019)
  • Sourav Mondal: [as co-guide with S.SenGupta]: Runtime Estimation for Railway Timetabling (2019)
  • Aayush Aggarwal: Robustness in Railway Timetables (2018)
  • Anuj Sahu: Maintenance and Capacity Analysis of Railway Networks (2018)
  • Anand Singh: (2018)
  • Vipin Maurya: Analysing Railway Networks by Simulation and Parametric Modeling to Improve Freight Operations (2018)
  • Harshit Gupta: Process Design and Improvements in a SME [with J. Venkateswaran] (2018)
  • R. Vidyadhar: Simulation and critical Analysis of Railway Networks (2017)
  • Vinay Rai: Data Analysis of Parameters Related to Kidney Transplant Procedures (2017)
  • Rakesh Kumar Sharma: Managing Freight Traffic on Rail Networks : Analysis of Terminal Operations (2016)
  • Abhijeet Kalpande: Failure Diagnostics and Predictive Analytics in Automotive Systems (2016)
  • G. Sai Muni Teja: Fleet management in rail transport: Coal rakes in Indian Railways (2015)
  • Naveed Farhan, Selection of Representative Configurations in Highly Customized Automobiles by Large Scale Optimization (2015)
  • Shilpi Bhargava, Passenger Demand Forecasting and Dynamic Pricing to support Premium Trains on Indian Railways (2015)
  • Vishal Rewari: Fleet management in rail transport: Petroleum rakes in Indian Railways (2014)
  • Joydeep Ghosh: Co-integration in Time Series Analysis [with A. Subramanyam] (2014)
  • Ruchir Santuka: Improved Formulations for Cutting Stock Problem with Set-up Cost [with Ashutosh Mahajan] (2014)
  • Anoop Chatterjee, Priority based Task-level Scheduling in Multi-project, Multi-resource environments (2013)
  • Keshav Kumar Singh: Modeling and Design of algorithms for rail operations and Capacity Planning (2013)
  • Rohan Rao: Part Demand Prediction in Mass Customization Environment (2013)
  • Rajesh Sharma: Pricing of assets in rail operations and third party logistics services (2013)
  • Anoop Chaterjee: Priority based Task-level Scheduling in Multi-project, Multi-resource environments (2013)
  • Priya Agrawal: Facility Design and Operational Strategies for Railway Networks (2012)
  • Anand Rajak: Modelling and Computations in Multi Echelon Supply Chain network Design of FMCG Industry (2012)
  • Sunil Kumar: Transfer pricing and transportation cost allocation in a global steel supply chain (2011)
  • Pratik Fadadu: Network level Investments to Improve Rail Capacity (2011)
  • Dileep Damayyawar: Inventory Planning and Management of Cold Storage Facility for Grapes (2011)
  • Meghraj Nalge : Adaptive Traffic Control Methods with Downstream Detection System (2010)
  • Rajat Choudhary : Vehicle Routing Problem : Application to Routing of Vehicles for Distributing Meals under Mid Day Meal Scheme (2010)
  • Abhishek Singh Verma: Production Planning and scheduling in Automotive Paint Shops (2009)
  • Tilak Raj Singh: Airline Crew Planning and Management (2008)
  • Piyush Verma: Timetabling and Operations Planning in Railway Networks (2008)
  • Manish Kumar Singh: Optimal Booking Strategies for a Shipper Dealing with a Monopolistics Logistics Carrier (2008)
  • Amey Kamat: Optimization problems in sensor network design [with Mani Bhushan] (2007)
  • Deepika Taneja: Pricing for third party logistics service providers (2007)
  • Sharad Kumar Shrivastava: scheduling problems using constraint satisfaction programming [with S.B. Patkar] (2007)
  • Vineet Kapoor: Demand sensing and its application in revenue management (2007)
  • Braja Gopal Das: Applications of revenue management (2006)
  • Chetan Desai: Supply chain strategies and inaccuracy modeling in RFID-enabled system  (2006)
  • Nishant Patil: Winner determination in combinatorial auctions (2006)
  • Rakesh Ambre: An event based simulation model for railway train scheduling (2006)
  • Mitesh Gupta: Cost and Revenue based approach to new product introduction and product rationalisation (2005)
  • Seema Ramteke: Preparation of train timetables (2005)
  • Shivaji Dhekane: Management of perishable inventories with RFID technology (2005)
  • P.Subramaniam: Vehicle Routing problems (2004)
  • Ravindra Gokhale: Simulation studies on railway line capacity [with N.Hemachandra] (2004)
  • Vaishali Moharir: Optimal pricing and operating policies for competing modes of transport [with N.Hemachandra] (2004)
  • Mitali Johri: Railway Scheduling and capacity planning - A Simulation based approach (2003)
  • Sudhir K. Sinha: Analysis of operating costs and pricing models on transport networks [with Milind Sohoni] (2003)
  • B.Raghuram: Rakelinking for suburban train services using constraint satisfaction [with M.Sohoni] (2001)
  • K.Chandrashekar: Policies for new product introduction and old product withdrawal [with N.Hemachandra] (2001)
  • Maj. S.Bahel: Maintenance management information system in army repair establishment (2000)
  • Nitish Dave: A Decision support system for announcing sales promotion schemes in perishable supply chains using Markov decision processes [with N.Hemachandra] (2000)
  • Rahul J. Patil: Materials management practices in growing small scale industries: a supply chain management perspective [with Rahul Pandey] (2000)
  • Shrinivas Asanare: Suburban railway timetabling using CHIP (2000)
  • Ashok Kumar: Scheduling of trains on railway sections [with P.G.Awate] (1999)
  • Chetan Ghatole: Spatial allocation of resources using geographical information system [with Rangan Banerjee] (1999)
  • Hemant Trivedi: Time tabling of rail services (1999)
  • Shashi Bhusan Mani Tripathi: Application of BPR in supply chains - A case study [with A.S.Babu] (1999)
  • S.S.Nagaonkar: Modelling handovers and simulation based performance evaluation [with N.Hemachandra and A. Wolisz] (1999)
  • Maj. O.P.Yadav: Productivity measurement and improvement in army base workshops (1998)
  • Alok Kumar: Systems for planning for material availability and control of production flows (JIT) [with P.G.Awate] (1997)
  • Chetan Soman: Supply chain management (1997)
  • Mahesh Shenoy: Timetabling for suburban railways (1997)
  • T.Ravi Kumar: Development of PDMS module in RDBMS framework [with A.S.Babu] (1997)
  • Vinayak Paranjape: Policies for closed loop control of loading items at a bottleneck facility in a refrigerator manufacturing plant [with P.G.Awate] (1997)
  • Erwin Paes: Robust techniques for combinatorial problems (1996)
  • N.Patwardhan: Analysis of human aspects of TQM implementation (1996)
  • Ashok Agarwal: Application of OR models in mail operations (1995)
  • R.Agre: Multistage batch sizing with joint set up costs with application to steel industry [with P.G.Awate] (1995)
  • B.C.S.Krishnamohan: Capacity estimation and enhancement of transportation networks (1994)
  • S.Venkatraman: Development of educational test package for single facility capacitated dynamic lot sizing [with P.G.Awate] (1994)
  • J.R.Suresh: Crew scheduling in urban bus transport (1993)
  • George Paes: Multilevel programming - algorithms and applications (1992)

Master's theses supervised in Mechanical Engineering

  • Lokesh Borkar: Generation and Analysis of Transportation Networks for Identification of Critical Links [with A.Tewari] (2018)
  • Deepak Miglani: Simulation and Analysis of Mixed Traffic in Railway Junctions (2017)
  • Ajinkya Deshpande: Planning for multi-modal transport operations in urban areas (2017)
  • Ayush Agrawal: Optimization and Simulation of Railway Networks (2016)
  • Abhirath Sharma: Managing empty rake operations in Western Railway Zone (2016)
  • Krishna Agrawal: An analysis of train running data in suburban train operations (2016)
  • Hussain Bharmal: Design and Operations of Indian Railways (2015)
  • Mohit Uppal: Network Analysis of Semiconductor Global Production Network (2015)
  • Shashank Dangayach: Technical Analysis of Suburban Railway Network (2014)
  • Vipul Depal: Analysis of Safety in the Mumbai Rail System (2011)
  • Tarun Mohan Mathur: Modeling Urban Taxi Networks (2010)
  • Pulkit Jain: Capacity Analysis in Transport sectors (2009)
  • Yogesh Jain: Forecasting Models for Travel demand (2009)
  • Manik Bahadur: Optimization in Airline Operations and Planning (2008)
  • Shailesh Lekhwani: Pricing and Revenue Management in Transport Sector and Logistics (2008)
  • Akshay Saxena: Combinatorial optimization by probabilistic methods [with N.Hemachandra] (2007)
  • Gaurav Singla: Bilevel Programming in Supply chain management (2007)
  • Rasik N. Patel: Framework for 3D shape optimization and manufacturing of polished diamonds [with Milind Sohoni] (2006)
  • Kartik Raghupati: Procurement problems and combinatorial auctions [with N.Hemachandra] (2005)
  • Adesh Nath Rawal: Supply chain management for the textile sector (2004)
  • B.N.Vishnu: A simulation model for operations management and capacity evaluation at railway stations (2003)
  • Kamalesh K. Somani: Supply chain optimization: Agri supply chains, and Ant colony optimization models for VRP (2003)
  • S.Rajagopal: Strategies for co-ordinating buyer-supplier interactions in electronic marketplaces, [with N.Hemachandra] (2001)
  • Prasad S. Phatak: Crew scheduling for bus transport, an implementation using column generation (1997)
  • Rudra Kumar: Warehouse location problems (1997)
  • K.Girish: Analysis of planned relayout for a motors plant (1996)
  • Niraj Gupta: Multi-product integrated production-distribution system (1996)
  • A.S.Bajwa: Cost effective and strategic relocation and design of main stores for switch board factory for Siemens Ltd, Kalwa (1995)
  • H.Phani Raju: Models for distribution of fertilisers in India (1994)

Master's theses guided in Electrical Engineering

  • Darshit Jain [with Madhu Belur] Suburban timetabling: modulo-simplex methods and optimization (2019)
  • Vipin Shukla [with Madhu Belur] Railway junction simulator development (2019)
  • Anurag Agrawal: Aperiodic Railway Timetable Optimization on a suburban rail network - Case study on Mumbai Harbour line [with Madhu Belur] (2018)

Master's theses guided in Computer Science and Engineering

  • Peeyush Gupta: Signal Spacing and Capacity Improvement for Railways  [with Abhiram Ranade] (2013)
  • Devendra Shelar: SketchRail, A Railway Network Configuration Editor [with Abhiram Ranade] (2012)
  • S.Chandran: Suburban railway timetabling [with M.Sohoni] (2003)
  • Kedar S. Nadkarni: Competitive traffic modeling [with M.Sohoni] (2002)

Master's thesis guided in Aerospace Engineering

  • Tannishtha Sanyal: Optimization Studies related to Airline Maintenance Scheduling [with R.K.Pant] (2009)
  • Ameya Behere: Air and High Speed Rail Transport: Competition and Integration [with R.P.Shimpi] (2016)

Master's theses guided in Mathematics

  • Julie Shah: Optimal strategies for scheduling in a railway section (1997)
  • Priya Mahadevan: Operationally feasible scheduling of trains on a rail network (1997)

Master of Management

  • Veibha Subramaniam: Information systems design for C & F operations for an FMCG company in India (1998)