Vijaya Kumar Manupati

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: manupati.vijay@nitw.ac.in

: 9775627564

Interests: Manufacturing Systems Design, Supply Chain Management, Health Care Systems Optimization and Simulation, Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Soft Computing Techniques including Artificial and Machine Intelligence Techniques.

 Dr. Vijay Kumar Manupati currently working as Assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Warangal, previously he worked as an Associate Professor in Department of Manufacturing, School of Mechanical Engineering in VIT University, Vellore. He received his PhD in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. He obtained his Masters Degree from Department of Mechanical engineering with Industrial Engineering and Management as a specialization from National Institute of Technology Calicut and B-Tech degree in Department of Mechanical Engineering from Acharya Nagarjuna Univeristy. His current research interests include Intelligent manufacturing systems, agent/multi-agent/mobile-agent systems for distributed control, simulation, integration of process planning and scheduling in manufacturing, Sustainable Supply Chain and Evolutionary Algorithms. He has published more than 60 publications which include most reputed Journals like International Journal of Production Research, Computers and Industrial Engineering, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Journal of Engineering, Journal of Measurements and International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing. He is acting as an International reviewer for more than 30 peer reviewed Journals. Currently, he is acting as a Editorial review Board member of International Journal of Sustainable Entrepreneurship and corporate social responsibility, IGI Global publications. He received Early Carrier Research Grant from Department of Science and Technology (DST) for his research work on Telefacturing Systems. He is a recipient of Young Engineers Award from IEI for the year 2018. He is a member of Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering (IISE), Institute of Engineers (IEI) India, Life member of International association of Engineers, US and also acting as a technical committee member of various International conferences. 

Course Taught Previously

 

Operations research;  Reliability maintenance and Safety;  Logistics and Supply chain management;  Probability and Statistics;  Facilities layout and planning; Industrial Engineering and Management; Total Quality Management and Soft Computing Techniques. 

Publications

 

International Journals:


  1. V. K. Manupati, Sujay Deo, N. Cheikhrouhou, and M. K. Tiwari, �??Optimal process plan selection in networked based manufacturing using game-theoretic approach�??, International Journal for Production Research, 2012, pp-5239-5258. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2012.682181 Volume 50, Issue 18, ISSN: 0020-7543 (TAYLOR AND FRANCIS.) Citations-13. IMF- 2.325 TR
  2. V. K. Manupati, Rohit Anand, J J Thakkar, Lyes Benyoucef, Frado P Garcia, and M.K. Tiwari, �??Adaptive production control system for a flexible-manufacturing cell using support vector machine-based approach�??, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2012, July 2013, pp-969�??981, 10.1007/s00170-012-4541-1 Volume 67, Issue 1�??4, ISSN 0268-3768 (SPRINGER) Citations-7, IMF 2.209 TR
  3. V. K. Manupati, J J Thakkar,  K Y Wong, and M K Tiwari, �??Near optimal process plan selection for multiple jobs in networked based manufacturing using multi-objective evolutionary algorithms�??, International Journal of Computers and Industrial Engineering. pp-63-76, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cie.2013.06.004, Volume 66,  ISSN: 0360-8352 (ELSEVIER) Citations-9,  IMF 2.623 TR
  4. V. K. Manupati, N. Arudhra, P. Vigneshwar, D. Raja Shekar, M. Yaswanth (2015).  ï¿½??A Multi-objective based evolutionary algorithm and social network analysis approach for dynamic job shop scheduling problem.�?? International Journal of Cybernetics and Informatics (IJCI), pp-75-82, DOI: 10.5121/ijci.2015.4207, Volume 4, No. 2, ISSN: 2320-8430, April 2015.  SCOPUS
  5. V K Manupati, G Mourya Teja, Zakir Hussain S K, Y Sandeep and A Akhil Varma. (2015). �??Optimisation based on simulation: A patient admission scheduling problem in a radiology department case study.�?? International Journal of Cybernetics and Informatics (IJCI), pp-241-249, Vol. 4, No. 2, April 2015.  DOI: 10.5121/ijci.2015.4223, ISSN: 2320-8430, April 2015 SCOPUS
  6. V K Manupati, P C Chang, and M K Tiwari �??Intelligent search techniques for network-based manufacturing systems: multi-objective formulation and solutions�??, International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, (ELSEVIER), pp-850-869, Volume 29, Issue 8 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0951192X.2015.1099073, ISSN:0360-8352, 2016. IMF 1.949 TR
  7. V K Manupati, Manuela Cunha, Paulo Avila, Goran Putnik  and Manoj Kumar Tiwari, �??Integration of Process Planning and Scheduling using Mobile-Agent based approach in a Networked Manufacturing Environment�??, International Journal of Computers and Industrial Engineering. (ELSEVIER), Volume 94, pp-63-73, DOI: https://sci-hub.io/10.1016/j.cie.2016.01.017, ISSN: 0360-8352, 2016. IMF-2.623 TR
  8. Aniket Awasthi, Pushkar Singh, Prateek Pujari, V. K. Manupati, B. Mahanty, M. K. Tiwari �??Vibration suppression of a tool in a lathe machine through contract-based design�??, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, pp-1763�??1773, 10.1007/s00170-015-8308-3, Volume 86, Issue 5-8, ISSN 0268-3768 (SPRINGER)2016, , IMF 2.209 TR
  9. V K Manupati, M Krishnan, Maria Leonilde Rocha Varela and Jose Machado, "Telefacturing based distributed manufacturing environment for optimal manufacturing service by enhancing the interoperability in the hubs", Journal of Engineering. Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 9305989, 15 pages, https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9305989. ISSN: 2314-4904  TR DST(SERB)
  10. V K Manupati, Rajya Lakshmi; FTS Chan; and J J Thakkar. �??A hybrid multi-objective evolutionary algorithm approach for handling sequence- and machine-dependent set-up times in unrelated parallel machine scheduling problem�??, Journal of Sadhana, DOI 10.1007/s12046-017-0611-2, (Springer), 2017. IMF 0.465, TR ISSN:0256-2499
  11. M. B. S. Sreekara Reddy., C.h. Ratnama, Rajeev Agrawal, M. L. R. Varela, Ila Sharma, V. K. Manupati "Investigation of reconfiguration effect on makespan with social network analysis for flexible job shop scheduling problem", International Journal of Computers and Industrial Engineering. (ELSEVIER), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cie.2017.06.014, Pages 231-241, Volume 110, ISSN: 0360-8352 TR
  12. M. L. R. Varela, A. F. Araújo, G. G. Vieira, V. K. Manupati, K. Manoj 2017. "Integrated Framework based on Critical Success Factors for E-Commerce". Journal of Information Systems Engineering & Management, pp-1-9, https://doi.org/10.20897/jisem.201704, 2:1 (2017), 4, ISSN: 2468-4376.  SCOPUS
  13. G. Ranjith Kumar, G. Rajyalakshmi, Vijaya Kumar Manupati. 2017. "Surface Micro Patterning of Aluminium Reinforced Composite through Laser Peening", International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering, DOI No: 10.4018/IJMMME.2017100102, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp-15-27, IGI Global. ISSN: 2156-1680 SCOPUS
  14. M. L. R. Varela, Goran D. Putnik, Maria do Sameiro Carvalho,  Luís Ferreira, Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, V. K. Manupati, K. Manoj 2017. "Analysing Critical Success Factors for Supporting Online Shopping". International Journal of Web Portals, DOI: 10.4018/IJWP.2017070101, Volume 9, Issued 2, pp-1-19, June 2017. ISSN: 1938-0194 SCOPUS
  15. M. B. S. Sreekara Reddy, Ch. Ratnam, G.Rajyalakshmi, V. K. Manupati 2018. "An effective hybrid multi objective evolutionary algorithm for solving real time event in flexible job shop scheduling problem", Measurements, Elsevier. Volume 114, Issue No:, pp-78-90, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2017.09.022, IMF 2.359 TR ISSN: 0263-2241
  16. V. K. Manupati, Chaitanya Gangal, M. L. R. Varela, Mohammad Sadegh Mobin 2017. "Application of value stream mapping for cycle time reduction in production of link and roller assembly". Int. J. of Services and Operations Management. 2018. Accepted.  SCOPUS
  17. V. K. Manupati et al. 2017. "SNA based Industrial Plant Layout Analysis in the context of Industry 4.0�??. International Journal of Industrial Engineering Computations. Accepted
  18. V. K. Manupati et al., "Investigating the performance improvement of an Indian manufacturing industry by converting assembly line to a pure cell system", European J. of Industrial Engineering. (Inderscience), Under Review, 2017.  
  19. Ashwinkumar Sande, Mayur Patil, Tejas Baindur, Rajyalakshmi G, Vijaya Kumar Manupati, 2017. "Distributed workload assessment for a multi-task scheduling in a networked manufacturing environment", Computers and Industrial Engineering. Under Review
  20. V K Manupati et al., Fuzzy Multi-criterion approach for assessment of Healthcare based disposal techniques: A case study in indian context. International journal of cleaner production. Communicated. 
  21. V. K. Manupati, Goran Putnik, K.V. Anirudh, Suraj Panigrahi, Muneeb Ahsan, M. L. R. Varela, Pulidindi Venugopal 2017. �??Discrete event simulation for the patient admission scheduling problem: a case study in radiology department �?? Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Elsevier. To be communicate
  22. V. K. Manupati, Sivakumar Jane Jedidah, Shreya Gupta, Aditi Bhandari, Rajyalakshmi G �??Optimization of a multi-echelon sustainable production-distribution supply chain system with lead time consideration under carbon emission policies�??. Computers and Industrial Engineering Elsevier. Under Review
  23. V. K. Manupati, Ramkumar Maria Arputham,  Nachiappan Subramanian, Deep Patel, Dishant Lodha."The effect of forward substitution factor on profitability among competing retailers in a decentralized closed loop supply chain"Annals of Operations Research Under Review 
  24. V. K. Manupati, Yatharth Gupta; M. L. R. Varela, G. D. Putnik, J. Machado, E. Costa, M. Ramkumar 2018.�??A Cross-Cultural Validation Approach to Analyze Critical Success Factors for Supporting Online Shopping�?? Journal of Modelling in Management Communicated on 22-02-2018 Under Review
  25. V. K. Manupati, Suraj Panigrahi, Muneeb Ahsan, Somnath Lahiri, Akshay Chandra, J J Thakkar, Goran Putnik, M. L. R. Varela.�??Estimation of manufacturing systems degradation rate for residual life prediction through dynamic workload adjustment�?? Sadhana. Under review 1
  26. Vladimir Modrak, Vijay K. Manupati, Gadhamsetty Rajyalakshmi, Goron D. Putnik, Maria L. R. Varela, E. Costa, José Machado, Justyna Trojanowska "Collaborative and Cloud Manufacturing and Big Data Management in the Networked Manufacturing Environment: A systematic literature review and reflections," Management and Production Engineering Review     Communicated 08-12-2017
  27. Satyajit Mahto, Amit Rai Dixit, Rajeev Agarwal, V. K. Manupati, Vikram Sharma�??Comparing theoretical and practical aspects of process excellence practices for competitive potential in emerging manufacturing industries through SEM approach�?? Production Planning & Control. Communicated on 26/12/2017
  28. �??Fault Diagnostic in antifriction bearing using decision support system�??. ICT Express Elsevier. To be Communicate
  29. V K Manupati, Digjoy Samantha 2018. �??A multi-criteria decision making approach for the urban renewable in southern India�??. Sustainable Cities and Society,  Review 1,  16/04/2018
  30. V K Manupati, Prakriti Mishra and Yash Sharma 2018. �?? Robustness of a multi echelon supply chain for recovery measures under disruption risk �??. International Journal of Production Research. Communicated on 02/04/2018
  31. V K Manupati et al. 2018.�?? A Hybrid multi-objective moth flame evolutionary algorithm for solving energy efficient flexible job shop scheduling problem�??. Computers and Industrial Engineering Communicated on 11/04/2018
  32. Satyajit Mahto, Amit R Dixit, Rajeev Agarwal, V K Manupati, Vikram Sharma 2018. �??Comparing theoretical and practical aspects of process excellence practices for competitive potential in emerging manufacturing industries through SEM approach.�?? Journal of Operations Management. Communicated on 11/04/2018
  33. MD Akhtar,V. K. Manupati, M. L. R. Varela, G.D. Putnik, A.M. Madureira, Ajith Abraham (2018).�??Manufacturing Services Classification in a Decentralized- Supply Chain using Text Mining�??, Communicated extended version to HIS  DST(SERB)
  34. V. K. Manupati, Gopalakrishnan Narayanamurthy, Kakarla Manoj, Shilpa Agrawal, Rajya Lakshmi G., 2017. "Cycle time reduction in CNC turning process using six sigma methodology �?? A manufacturing case study", The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. To be Communicate
  35. V. K. Manupati et al., 2017. "Social network analysis based simulation approach to evaluate the reconfiguration effect on networked manufacturing system". To be communicate Journal of engineering Manufacture, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science
  36. V. K. Manupati et al. 2017. "An integrated Fuzzy MCDM approach to supplier selection �?? A case study in the Indian automotive industry", To be communicate Ramkumar sir
  37. V. K. Manupati et al. 2017. "Design and experimental evaluation of super alloy bone plates for transverse fractured tibia bone using Interfragmentary strain theory". Medical & Biological Engg. & computing (MBEC), 2017. To be communicate
  38. V. K. Manupati, Rahul Deo, A. J. Vasu, S. Vinodh �??Effect of relation specific investment with Negotiation based algorithm for supplier development in a decentralized chains�??. Communicated on 28/02/2018, International Journal for Production Research,
  39. Ayush Bhattacharya, Siddharth Madan, S. Prabhakaran, V. K. Manupati, S. Kalainathan, P K C Kanigalpula 2017. "Effect of multiple laser shock peening without coating (LPwC) on the surface, microstructural and mechanical properties of ETP copper". Surface Engineering, To be Communicate
  40. Akshay Kumar Uppala, V. K. Manupati, Ram Kumar 2017. A Multi-method approach for selection of green suppliers: A case study from an indian electronics company. To be Communicate. 
  41. G.Rajyalakshmi, Vijaya Kumar Manupati,  2018. Surface Micro patterning of Aluminium Reinforced Composite for Aerospace Applications through High Energy Pulse Laser Peening. Materials Today: Proceedings. Volume 5, Issue 2, Part 2, 2018, Pages 6963-6972.  



International Conference :


  1. V. K. Manupati, O.A. Joseph and R. Sridharan, �??Scheduling a Flexible Manufacturing System : A Simulation Approach�??, Proceedings of the International Conference on Latest Trends in Simulation Modelling and Analysis (COSMA2009), NIT, Calicut, Kerala, India, December 17-19, 2009,pp. 53-57
  2. P. Mohapatra, M., Vijaya Kumar, and M.K. Tiwari, �??Integration of Process Planning and scheduling through an Artificial Immune System (AIS) based adaptive setup planning�??, (IIITM, Gwalior, 2011).
  3. V K Manupati, J J Thakkar and M K Tiwari, �??Process Plan and Scheduling Integration for Near Optimal Process Plans in Networked Based Manufacturing Using Controlled Elitist NSGA-II and Territory Defining Algorithms�??, SEMCC0-2012, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, LNCS 7677, PP. 754-760, 2012. ISBN: 9783642353796
  4. V. K Manupati a, Manuela Cunha b, Goncalves Patriciaa, Goran Putnik c and Manoj Kumar Tiwari d �??A case of network based manufacturing environment to explore the key elements in the system with Social network analysis method�??, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Virtual and Networked Organizations Emergent Technologies and Tools (ViNOrg), Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal.�?? ISSN: 1865-0929, 2013
  5. Putnik, G., Costa, E., Alves, C., Manupati, V., & Castro, H. (2013). �??Social network analysis for social network-based projects in project-led education: A case study from an engineering course�??. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Virtual and Networked Organizations Emergent Technologies and Tools (ViNOrg), Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal." ISSN: 18650929
  6. V. K. Manupati et al. (2014). �??A fuzzy multi-objective based unrelated parallel machine scheduling problem with sequence and machine dependent setup times�??. BCPS-14-1272, ICADM, 2014, NITT, India.
  7. V. K .Manupati et al. (2014). �??Scalability planning and its effects on reconfigurable manufacturing system under uncertain demand�??. BCPS-14-1272, ICADM, NITT, 2014, India.
  8. V. K. Manupati ;  T. Venkata Deepthi ;  K. Ramakotaiah ; S.S. Rao 2015 �??Reconfiguration of Networked Seru Production systems in an Indian Perspective�??. IEEE, 10.1109/IEOM.2015.7093755 ,  1 �?? 7, 3-5 March 2015, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  9. V. K. Manupati, A. S. Revanth, K. S. S. L. Srikanth, A. Maheedha, M. B. S. Sreekara Reddy 2015 �??Real time rule based scheduling system for integrated delivery in a semiconductor manufacturing using evolutionary algorithm based simulation approach.�?? Joint International Conference on ICCCPT 2015 & ICAIECES, Springer Verlag, 2015 .
  10. V. K. Manupati et al. (2015). �??Automatic Generation of CNC Part Programs for Rotational parts from STEP File�??. International Conference, Springer Verlag, 2015. Accepted but with drawn.
  11. M.B.S Sreekar Reddy, CH Ratnam, Ila Vinamra sharma, V.K.Manupati (2016). �??Social Network analysis based evolutionary algorithmic approach to identify the influence of hubs on flexible scheduling problems�??. IEEE, 10.1109/IEOM.2015.7093755 ,  1 �?? 7, 8-10, March 2016, Malaysia.
  12. Sreekar Reddy, D.V. Manidhar, Harshita raj,  Abid ali and V.K.Manupati (2015). �??An Intelligent feature based process planning for rotational parts�??, IEEE, 8-10, March 2016, Malaysia.
  13. M. L. R. Varela ;  A. F. Araújo ;  G. D. Putnik ;  V. K. Manupati ;  K.V. Anirudh (2016). "Web-based decision system for effective process planning in network manufacturing environment�??. 11th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (CISTI�??2016). DOI: 10.1109/CISTI.2016.7521371, IEEE Xplore.
  14. M. L. R. Varela, A. F. Araújo, G. D. Putnik, V. K. Manupati, K.V. Anirudh (2016). A multi-perspective integrated framework of critical success factors for supporting on-line shopping�??. 11th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (CISTI�??2016). DOI: 10.1109/CISTI.2016.7521370, IEEE Xplore.
  15. Ayush Bhattacharya, Siddharth Madan, Chirag Dashora, S. Prabhakaran, V K Manupati, S. Kalainathan, K.P.K. Chakravarthi (2016). "Effect of multiple laser shock peening on the mechanical properties of ETP copper", International Conference on Mechanics, Materials Science & Engineering�?? ISSN 2412595, VIT University Vellore, India.
  16. Akshay Chandra, Muneeb Ahsan, Somnath Lahiri, Suraj Panigrahi, V. K. Manupati, Eric Costa. (2017) "Degradation modeling to predict the residual life distribution of parallel unit systems on benchmark instances", World Congress on Engineering, London, Lecture Notes in Engineering and Computer Science.  2017. ISBN: 978-988-14047-4-9, ISSN: 2078-0958
  17. S. Jane Jedidah, V K Manupati, Kushal Kumar Chode, Biswajita Mohanty, Leonilde Varela, Maharshi G Parekh (2017) "Production distribution planning in a multi- echelon supply chain using carbon policies: A Review and Reflections". World Congress on Engineering, London, 2017. ISBN: 978-988-14047-4-9, ISSN: 2078-0958
  18. Abhishek Thakur, Nishant Chaudhary, Piyush Tilokani, V K Manupati, Eric Costa, M. L. R. Varela, J. Machado (2017) "A cyber-physical system based collaborative distributed manufacturing system architecture for intelligent manufacturing", Regional Helix 17, Portugal.
  19. Chaitanya Gangala, Mishank Modi, Vijaya K. Manupati, Maria L. R. Varela, Jose Machado, Justyna Trojanowska (2017)."Cycle time reduction in deck roller assembly production unit with Value Stream Mapping analysis", World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies WorldCIST 2017: Recent Advances in Information Systems and Technologies, Editors: Rocha ï¿½?lvaro, Correia Ana Maria,  Correia Ana Maria, Adeli Hojjat, Reis Luís Paulo, Costanzo Sandra, pp.Pages 728-737, Springer.
  20. MD Akhtar,V. K. Manupati, M. L. R. Varela, G.D. Putnik, A.M. Madureira, Ajith Abraham (2017).�??Manufacturing Services Classification in a Decentralized- Supply Chain using Text Mining�??, 17th International Conference on Hybrid Intelligent Systems (HIS 2017) in India, 2017. AISC, volume 734, pp 186-193, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-76351-4_19, Springer, Cham, ISBN 978-3-319-76350-7, DST(SERB)
  21. Y Poornachandra Sekhar, V K Manupati �??A cloud based architecture for Automatic Feature Recognition in Distributed manufacturing environment�?? International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Bandung, Indonesia, March 6-8, 2018.
  22. V.K. Manupati, M.D. Akhtar, Maria L.R. Varela, G.D. Putnik, Justyna Trojanowska and Jose Machado�??A text mining based supervised learning algorithm for Classification of manufacturing suppliers�??. WorldCist'18 - 6th World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies, to be held at Naples, Italy, 27 - 29 March 2018. AISC, volume 74,  pp 236-244, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-77700-9_24, Springer, Cham, ISBN978-3-319-77699-6 DST(SERB)
  23. V. K. Manupati, Rajyalakshmi G., M. L. R. Varela, J. Machado, G.D. Putnik. Investigation of Copper and Zinc Contamination on the Workpiece Surface with WEDM. Regional Helix-2018 Communicated
  24. P. Venugopal, Aswini P., V. K. Manupati, M. L. R. Varela, J. Machado, G. D. Putnik. Impact of Utaut Predictors on the Intention and Usage of Electronic Health Records and Telemedicine from the Perspective of Clinical Staffs.Regional Helix-2018 Communicated


Book Chapters:


    1. V K Manupati, S. N. Dwivedi, and M K Tiwari, �??Process Plan and Scheduling Integration for Networked Manufacturing Using Mobile Agent-Based Approach�??,  Handbook of Manufacturing Engineering and Technology, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4471-4976-7_117-1, Springer-Verlag London, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4471-4976
    2. V K Manupati, Goran Putnik, and M K Tiwari �??Resource scalability in networked manufacturing system: A social network analysis based approach�??. Handbook of Manufacturing Engineering and Technology, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4471-4976-7_116-1, Springer-Verlag London, 2014 ISBN: 978-1-4471-4976-7
    3. Akshay Kumar Uppala; Rishabh Ranka; Shilpa Agrawal; J. J. Thakkar; V.K.Manupati 2015.�??Selection of Green suppliers based on GSCM practices: Using fuzzy MCDM approach in an Indian Electronics Company�??, Handbook of Fuzzy and Rough set Theory in Organizational Decision Making. IGI Global publications, 2016. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-1008-6.ch016; ISBN: 978152251008.
    4. M. L. R. Varela; V. K. Manupati; G.D. Putnik; Ana Madureira; K. V. Anirudh 2017. "Industrial Plant Layout analyzing based on SNA". Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Edition: Volume 557 2017, Publisher: Springer, Editors: Ana Maria Madureira, Ajith Abraham, Dorabela Gamboa, Paulo Novais, pp.Pages 728-737. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-53480-0_72, ISSN: 21945357
    5. V. K. Manupati, P.K.C Kanigalpula, M.L.R.Varela, , G.D Putnik, A.F. Araújo, and G.G.Vieira, (2018). Web-Based Decision System for Distributed Process Planning in a Networked Manufacturing Environment. In Developments and Advances in Intelligent Systems and Applications (pp. 111-118). Springer, Cham. ISBN: 9783319589657, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-58965-7
    6. V. K. Manupati, Anthony M. Xavior, Akshay Chandra, Muneeb Ahsan "Workload assessment for a sustainable manufacturing paradigm using social network analysis method", Knowledge Computing and its Applications�??, Springer Nature, Singapore.
    7. V K Manupati, Siddharth Madan, Somnath L, Vipul Gupta., (2018). �??An effective cross docking centre framework for truck scheduling problem�??. InTechOpen 
    8. V K Manupati, Thangaraja J, Yatharth Gupta (2018). �??Multi-Criterion Decision Making Analysis for Sustainable Bio-fuel Supply Chain: Sustainable Biofuel Supply Chain: A Multi Criterion Decision Making Approach�??. Handbook of Research on Supply Chains for Sustainable Business Development. IGI Global
    9. V K Manupati et. al.,Risk Mapping Analysis with Geographic Information Systems for Landslides using Supply Chain. IGI Global

PHDs Supervised

 

Workshops/Conferences

 

Workshops Organized:


Coordinator: For a A National level workshop on: "Evolutionary Algorithms and Multi-criteria decision making analysis using case studies with MATLAB", on April 2nd 2016 at VIT University, Vellore.

Resource Person Dr. Hirameth ( and Dr. Ramkumar (Indian Institute of Statical Development)

Coordinator: For a A National level workshop on: "Evolutionary Algorithms and Multi-criteria decision making analysis using case studies with MATLAB", on Sep 16th 2017 at VIT University, Vellore.

Coordinator: For a One Day National Workshop on �??Research Issues and Challenges on Sustainable Supply Chain Management�??, on 4th of March 2017 at VIT University, Vellore.

Convener: Conducted A National level workshop on: �??One day National Seminar on Recent advances in manufacturing and supply chain management�??, on 17th of March 2015 at KL University.


Conferences Organized:


Organizing Secretary: Indian Space Conclave 2017, VIT University, Space Conclave, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, 5-6th August 2017

Projects

 

On Going Projects

Project Name: DST - Science and Engineering Research Board (ECR)

Title: "Developing of Telefacturing based distributed manufacturing support system for optimal manufacturing service for Indian small and medium scale enterprises".

Fund: 13.59 Lacks

Principle Investigator: V. K. Manupati

Awards and Honors

 

Awards


Got the best poster award at Malaysia, Industrial Engineering and Operations Management 6th International Conference on 8 �?? 10, March 2016.

Received Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam best adviser award for the Fast Track Research from Padma Bhushan Shri. T. Ramasami on 31st August 2016.

Received IEI Young Engineers Award for Production Engineering Division on 19th of May 2018. 

Additional Responsibility

 

Professional Membership

Life Member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG)  Membership Number - 151065

Professional Member of Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Membership Number - 880164121

Regular member of Machine Intelligence Research Labs,USA, Scientific Network for Research and Innovation, http://www.mirlabs.net/global/index.php?c=main&a=person&id=1360

 

Editorial Review Board Member


The International Journal of Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility (IJSECSR)


Reviewer for International Journals:


International Journal for Production Research (Taylor & Francis) 

Internation Journal of Systems Science (Taylor & Francis), 

Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing (Springer), 

IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics:Systems 

Neurocomputing (Taylor and Francis), 

Journal of Decision Support System 

Sadhana- Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences (Springer) 

Journal of Manufacturing Systems (ELSEVIER) 

Act as a Reviewer for International Conference IEOM 2016 organizing at Malaysia IEEE section. 

Soft Computing, Springer. 

Journal of Computational & Applied Research in Mechanical Engineering (JCARME) 

International Journal of Applied Industrial Engineering (IJAIE). 

Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems 

International Journal of Lean Six Sigma 

International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI) (IGI GLOBAL) 

International Journal of Web Portals (IGI GLOBAL) 

European Journal of Industrial Engineering, Inderscience 


Achievements and Honors


Convener: Conducted A National level workshop on: �??One day National Seminar on Recent advances in manufacturing and supply chain management�??, on 17th of March 2015 at KL University.

Deliver a Lecture on A National level workshop on: �?? Essence of Mathematics and Engineering applications�??, on 27th of March 2015 at K L University.

Deliver lectures to the cummins employees from October 25 to 27, 2015 on the topic �??Probability, Statistics and Operations Research�??  for CUMMINS-ARAI-VIT University collaborative program.

Initiated and established an IISE-VIT student chapter at VIT University, and acting as a President. Currently it is the first chapter Introduced in India. 2016.

Coordinator: For a A National level workshop on: "Evolutionary Algorithms and Multi-criteria decision making analysis using case studies with MATLAB", on April 2nd 2016 at VIT University, Vellore.

Member Organizing Committee:  "Evolutions in Manufacturing: Technologies and Business Strategies for Global Competitiveness", ICEM-2016. https://bitmesra.ac.in/icem/page?page=adminicem&pid=129

Technical Committee member: 13th Global Congress on Manufacturing and Management (GCMM - 2016) at Zhengzhou University (China).

Technical Committee member: IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICINDE'17), Hong Kong, 15-17 March, 2017. http://www.iaeng.org/IMECS2017/ICINDE2017.html

Program Committee Member: WorldCIST2017, Intelligent and Collaborative Decision Support Systems for Improving Manufacturing Processes. http://worldcist.org/index.php/17 workshop on intelligent and collaborative decision support systems for improving manufacturing processes.

Program Committee Member: WorldCIST2018, Intelligent and Collaborative Decision Support Systems for Improving Manufacturing Processes. http://worldcist.org/index.php/18 workshop on intelligent and collaborative decision support systems for improving manufacturing processes.

Keynote Speaker: 32nd National Convention of Production Engineers & National Seminar on �??Improving Competitiveness in Manufacturing, Make in India to Made in India�??, NCPE 27-28 May, 2017. ISBN: 978-93-86256-87-4

Organizing Secretary: Space Entrepreneurship Indian Space Conclave, 2017, VIT University, Vellore.

Guest Lecture: TQM and its trend today in the World towards Quality and Business Growth, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd, Boiler Auxiliaries Plant Ranipet, 14/11/2017

International Scientific Committee Member: International Conference on Innovation, Engineering and Entrepreneurship, Regional Helix 2018, Portugal http://helix.ipcb.pt/organising-committee/ on 26/06/2018

Examination Paper Setter: Acting as a paper setter for different autonomous colleges.