Publications

Papers in International Journals (those published by agencies outside India)
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Experimental evaluation of system configurations of an industrial processing system using Markovian approach, Applied Mathematical Modelling, 1993, 17, pp 577-585, Elsevier (along with K. N. Krishnaswamy and B. G. Raghavendra)
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Structured systems methodology for evaluation of random interruptions in continuous process type manufacturing systems, IIE Transactions, 1995, 27, pp 435-443, Taylor & Francis (along with B. G. Raghavendra and K. N. Krishnaswamy)
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Reliability analysis of shutdown system, Annals of Nuclear Energy, 2005, 32, pp63-87, Elsevier (along with C. Senthil kumar, et al.)
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Fuzzy System Approach for Fault Diagnosis in LPG Bottling Plant: A Case Study, International Journal of Industrial Engineering, 2006, Vol 13; No 3, pp 292-298, Publishing Horizons (along with S Rajakarunakaran , et al)
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A study on the effects of some reinforcers to improve performance of employees in a retail industry, Behavior modification, 2006, Vol 30, No. 6, pp 848- 866, Sage publications (along with John Dilip Raj and John Abraham Nelson)
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Performance evaluation through simulation modeling in a cotton spinning system, Simulation modeling practice and theory, 2007, 15, pp 1163-1172 Elsevier (along with R. Raja)
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Decision making model for vendor evaluation with respect to product prioritization and customer expectation, Intl Journal of logistics systems and management, 2007, Volume 3, No.1, pp 34-35, Inderscience publications (along with John Rajan, et al)
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Application of TOC embedded ILP for increasing throughput of production lines, Int Jl of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2007, 33, pp 812-818, Springer (along with T. Ramesh Babu, et al)
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A study on Manufacturing flexibilities using Entity-Relationship models, International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, 2007, Volume 7, No 4, pp 569-588, Inderscience (along with B V Chowdary, Sushil, and Arun Kanda)
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Artificial Neural Network Approach for Fault Detection in Rotary System, Applied Soft Computing, 2008, Vol.8, Issue 1, pp.740-748, Elsevier (along with S Rakakarunakaran et al)
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Design of Reverse and Forward supply chain network: A case study, International Journal of Logistics systems and Management, 2008, Vol 4, No. 5, pp 574-595, Inderscience (along with P. Chandiran)
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Production planning and scheduling through flow network optimization and MILP model in a petroleum refinery, International Journal of Operations Research, 2008, Volume 3, No 3, pp 315-335, Inderscience (along with John Abraham Nelson)
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Integration of generative and evaluative models for production scheduling of lube oil plants in a petroleum refinery, Applied Mathematical Modeling, Elsevier publications, 2009; Vol 33: pp 1213–1227 (along with John Abraham Nelson)
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Prediction of Surgery Times and Scheduling of Operation Theaters in Ophthalmology Department, Journal of medical systems, Springer publications, (accepted for publication in March 2010, Ref. DOI 10.1007/s10916-010-9486-z.) (along with S. Prasanna Devi, and S. Sai Sangeetha)
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Neural networks prediction of preterm delivery with first trimester bleeding, Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Springer publications (accepted for publication in April 2010, Ref. DOI: 10.1007/s00404-010-1469-2) (along with S.Prasanna Devi, and U.Elaveyini)
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Evaluation Of Kidney Transplantation Programmes Using System Simulation, Journal of medical systems, Springer publications (accepted for publication in August 2010, Ref. DOI: 10.1007/s10916-010-9574-0) (along with S.Prasanna Devi, and S.Saravana Kumar)
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Comparison of non-gradient methods with hybrid Taguchi-based epsilon constraint method for multi objective optimization of cylindrical fin heat sink”, Int J Adv Manuf Technol, Springer publications, DOI 10.1007/s00170-012-3985-7, Published online : 2012.(along with S.Prasanna Devi, and S.Manivannan)
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A Business System Dynamics Model in Enterperneurial Orientation for Employees”, Industrial and Commercial Training, Emerald publications, Vol. 45, No.1, 2013(along with Krishnakumar S and Prasanna Devi S.)
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Integrating Fuzzy Delphi Method and Analytic Hierarchy Process for the Selection of Post-Harvest Technology, European Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-216X Vol.80 No.2 (2012), pp.244-259(along with Jedsada Tipmontian and M. Rajmohan)
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Selection of Handling of Route in Postharvest Supply Chain using Fuzzy Delphi Method and Dynamic Programming, Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 8(8): 4207-4214, 2012 ISSN 1819-544X(along with Jedsada Tipmontian and M. Rajmohan)
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Evaluation of policies to reduce transportation pollution using system dynamics, Environment Protection Engineering, 40(4): 143-153, 2014 (along with Gunaselvi Manohar and S.Prasanna Devi)
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A Bi-level Clustering Analysis for Studying About the Sources of Vehicular Pollution in Chennai, Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Algorithms in Engineering Systems, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 324, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2126-5_26, 2015 (along with Gunaselvi Manohar and S.Prasanna Devi)
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Incentive Modelling in Reverse Supply Chain Network of Indian Automotive Battery industry : A systems dynamic approach IIMS Journal of Management Science, Vol 6, No. 1, April 2015, pp 24-41 (along with P. Chandiran)
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Learning from a failed ERP implementation: a case study research", International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, Vol. 4 Iss: 4, pp.596 - 615, Apr 2011 (along with C.Venugopal)
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Performance Evaluation of Reconfigurable Assembly Line, Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.24 No.11. pp.3635-3643. (Along with A. Paramasivam and M. Rajmohan ), (2016),
Papers in Indian Journals
1
Optimal Balancing of Steam Network, Energy Management journal of NPC , 1983, Vol 7, No 3, pp 251-257 (along with T.P.Rao)
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A composite methodology for evaluation of industrial processing systems, Industrial Engineering Journal of IIIE, Nov 1993, Vol 22, No 11, pp 10-15 (along with K. N. Krishnaswamy and B.G.Raghavendra)
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Group Tecnology in Foundry – A Casting classification system for design and manufacture, IIF Transactions, 1994, (94-67), pp 97-103 (along with K. N. Krishnaswamy et al)
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Application of Bowl phenomenon in production line systems: A case study, Industrial Engineering Journal, July 1995, Vol 24, No 7, pp 12-16 (along with B V Chowdary)
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Modelling and simulation of coal extraction and transportation system, Industrial Engineering Journal, July 1996, Vol 25, No 7, pp 13-20 (along with P. Subramaniam)
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Introduction of partial FMS in a batch manufacturing industry: A case study, Industrial Engineering Journal, April 1997, Vol 26, No 4, pp 25-28 (along with Arun kanda and B V Chowdary)
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Integrated manufacturing performance measure for advanced manufacturing systems – A case study, Industrial Engineering Journal, Jan 1998, Vol 27, No 1, pp 16-22 ( along with Arun kanda and B V Chowdary)
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Selection of an optimal Road transport refrigeration system, 1998, IE(I) Journal – MC of the Institution of Engineers (India), Feb 1998, 78, pp 219-225 (along with K. Ramakrishna)
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Decision support system for the design and evaluation of production lines – A case study, Intl Journal of Management and systems, 2003, Vol 20, No 1, pp 1-12 (along with T. Ramesh Babu)
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Reverse supply chain management – issues and challenges, Journal of Operations Management, 2005, Vol 3, pp 17-25 (along with P. Chandiran)
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Multi-criteria decision making process for individual customers, Intl Journal of Mathematical Sciences, 2006, Vol 5, pp 293-301 (along with K. Duraivelu)
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ProducQual – A conceptual model for quality gap analysis across Product Life Cycle, Journal of the Indian Institute of Science, 2006, Vol 86, pp 113-124 (along with K. Duraivelu)
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Multi criteria decision making process for individual customers, Intl Jl of Mathematical sciences, December 2006, Vol 5, No 2, pp 293-301 (along with K. Duraivelu)
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Maximization of customers’ satisfaction within the boundary of manufacturer’s constraints – A Linear part programming approach, Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical sciences, June 2006, Vol 2, No 1, pp 7-13 (along with K. Duraivelu)
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House of Quality in Quality gap analysis, IE(I) Journal – PR, Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India), Sep 2007, Vol 88, pp 37-41 (along with K. Duraivelu)
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Optimization of yarn quality and cost with different combinations of fiber varieties in cotton spinning mills, Journal of Manufacturing Engineering, 2007, 2, pp 221-226 (along with R. Raja)
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System Dynamics Model for Reducing the Waiting Time of Patients Awaiting Corneal Transplants, Opsearch, Springer publications, Oct-Dec 2010, 47(4): 284-292 (along with S. Prasanna Devi, Srihari Krishnaswamy, Shengyong Wang)