Research Guidance

 

Student Research guidance – Doctoral Degrees (dissertations)

S.No.
Name of the Student
Year of Completion
Title of Thesis
Supervisors
1
K. Suryaprakasa Rao (Self)
1988
On Interruptions, Optimal configurations and Productivity in a complex production system – Some computer simulation models
Prof. K.N. Krishnaswamy &
Prof. B.G. Raghavendra (IISc)
2
B.V. Chowdary
1997
Flexibility and related issues in the evaluation and selection of manufacturing systems
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
and Prof. Arun kanda (IIT-D)
3
T. Ramesh Babu
2005
Some issues in the design, operation and evaluation of production line systems
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
4
C. Senthilkumar
2005
New approaches in Reliability analysis of nuclear safety systems
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
and
Dr. Ompal Singh (IGCAR)
5
R. Raja
2005
Performance modeling and evaluation of cotton spinning systems
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
6
S. Rajakarunakaran
2007
Design and development of intelligent DSS for safety management in process industries
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
and Dr. G. Venkataratnam (CLRI)
7
John Abraham Nelson
2007
Optimization and Simulation in the management of continuous process plant operations of petroleum refinery
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
8
K. Duraivelu
2007
Modeling and analysis of product quality gaps across product life cycle
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
9
R. Saravanan
2007
An empirical investigation of total quality service in Indian automobile sector
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
10
A. John Rajan
2007
Decision making models with composite scales for customer integrated vendor evaluation
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
11
P. Chandiran
2008
Design and evaluation of integrated supply chain facility networks
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
12
S. Prasanna Devi
2011
A Study on Improving Certain Pre-Transplantation Decision Issues Related To Kidney and Corneal Transplantation Programs
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
13
C.Venugopal
2011
Investigation into implementation issues of ERP systems
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
14
P. Rajkumar
2012
An empirical study on impact of emerging organised urban agro retailers on traditional vegetable retail
Prof. K. S. P. Rao
15
S.Krishnakumar
2013
Entrepreneurial orientation for employees and its effects in organizations
Prof. K. S. P. Rao and Dr.Magesh
16
Jedsada Tipmontian
2014
Risk Modelling of Agro-Industrial Supply Chains in Asian Countries
Prof. K. S. P. Rao and Dr. M.Rajmohan
17
A. Paramasivam
Thesis being submitted
Investigations into Performance Evaluation of Reconfigurable Manufacturing System - A Case Study
Prof. K. S. P. Rao and Dr. M.Rajmohan
18
Gunaselvi Manohar
2016
Integration of On-Board Diagnostics with System Dynamics to Study Road Transport Pollution
Prof. K. S. P. Rao and Dr.Dillibabu
19
M. Sivasundari
Research Work in Progress
Integration of Forecasting, Master Schedule and Capacity Planning to improve System Effectiveness
Prof. K. S. P. Rao and Dr.Raju

 

Sampling of M.E. / M.S.  Projects guided:
S.No.
Name of Student
Year of Completion
Title of Thesis
1
Ms.S. Sankaralakshmi
2012
Multi-Disciplinary optimization of product development process in an automobile industry
2
Mr. B. Gopinath
2011
Simulation Study of Reconfigurable Assembly Line - A Case Study
3
Mr. Samy Raja
2011
Kidney transplantation: e-DSS for improving matching efficiency in kidney pair donations
4
Mr. R. Saravana Kumar
2010
Evaluation of Kidney Transplantation Programmes Using System Simulation
5
Ms. P. Vimala Devi
2010
A Study on Issues Related to Organ Transplantation and Allocation Network
6
Mr. R. Vijay
2010
A Study on Manufacturing Lead Time in an Automobile Auxiliary Unit
7
Mr. S. Raj Kumar
2010
Intelligent Assessment of Quality Performance For E-Banking Security Using Fuzzy Logic
8
Ms. S. Sai Sangeetha
2009
Using Artificial Neural Networks to forecast the Duration of Surgery Time
9
Ms. Gunaselvi Manohar
2009
Application of value Engineering in an Instrumentation Industry
10
Ms. R. Subha
2009
DSS for the selection of ERP Package
11
Ms. S. Vanathi
2008
Dynamic Modeling of the Software Implementation Process
12
Ms. P. Vijayalakshmi
2008
A Study on Optimal Mixing of Cotton varieties in a Cotton Spinning System
13
Mr. B. Sivakrishna
2007
Human Reliability Analysis in Probabilistic Safety Assessment of Nuclear Power Plants
14
Ms. K. Sowjanya
2007
A Study on Various Approaches to Detect and Avoid  Dead locks in FMS
15
Ms. S. Prasanna Devi
2007
Decision Support System For Supplier Selection In a Supply Chain Management: an Operations Research Approach
16
Mr. S. Naveen Kumar
2007
Performance Evaluation of Integrated Supply Chain Network
17
Mr. C. Raveendra Baskar
2006
A Study on Safety management Issues in Process Industries
18
Mr. E. Jeevanantham
2006
Assignment and Sequencing of Job Orders in an Engineering Industry
19
Mr. John Dilip Raj
2006
Productivity Management model for a Service Sector Organization
20
Ms. Mamata
2005
Decision Support System for Safety management in Process Industry
21
Mr. N. Subramani
2004
Integration of Forward and reverse Supply Chain / Logistics - A Case Study
22
Mr. Syed Ismail Faizen B
2004
Application of Constraint Programming for Cutting Stock Problem
23
Mr. Sateesh N
2004
Study and Analysis of Production Planning in an Assembly Line
24
Mr. K.S. Jaya Raman
2004
Role of Kanban in Improving manufacturing System Performance  - A Case Study
25
Mr. N.S. Arun Raj
2002
A Decision Support System for Multi Objective Optimization in Cotton Mixing
26
Mr. S. Velmurugan
2002
A Study on Inventory Control System in Automobile Industry
27
Mr A. Paramasivam
2002
Design of Facility Layout and Material Handling System in An Automobile Industry
28
Mr. B.C. Rajesh Kumar
2002
Evaluation of Inventory related Policies at two different Levels of Supply Chain Network
28
Mr. K. Rajavardjana Reddy
2001
Evaluation of alternative maintenance policies through Computer Simulation
29
Mr. K. Ramanathan
2001
A System Study  to minimize  Energy Consumption in a Sugar Mill
30
Ms. S. Rajarajeswari
2001
Performance Modeling of Cotton Spinning System A Case Study
31
Mr. Suresh Seetha
2000
Multiple Objective Decision Modeling For Capacity Loading Problem at Nelcast - A Goal Programming Approach