Cochin University College of Engineering Kuttanad, CUSAT
Online Application of MCM scholarship Fresh/Renewal for 2017-18 has been extended till 31/08/2017

  • 1. Cellular Manufacturing
    2. Operations research
    3. Computer based optimization algorithms
    4. Operations management
    5. Facilities planning

  • International journal publications :

    1. A mathematical programming model for manufacturing cell formation to develop multiple configurations, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 33, No 1, 2014, 149-158. (Elsevier, Netherlands)
    2. Cellular manufacturing system design using grouping efficacy based genetic algorithm, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 52, No 12, 2014, 3504-3517. (Taylor and Francis, UK)
    3. An Algorithm for Intra-cell Machine Sequence Identification for Manufacturing Cells, Procedia Materials Science, No 5, 2014, 2427-2433. (Elsevier, Netherlands)
    4. A non-linear programming model for the machine grouping and a genetic algorithm based solution methodology. International Journal of Computer Applications. 2012, 38, 37 – 41. (Foundation of computer science, USA)
    5. A zero-one integer programming model for the design of manufacturing cells. International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. 2012, 4, 148 – 154.

    Conference presentations and publications :

    1. An Overview on the Applications of Simulation Models in Cellular Manufacturing Systems” Proceedings of the international conference on Simulation modeling and analysis, COSMA 2009, NIT, Calicut, December-2009
    2. A robust design for dedicated cells under dynamic part populations, International conference on Mathematical modelling and applications to industrial problems (MMIP 2011), NIT Calicut March 2011.
    3. A Robust Design of Dedicated Cells under Dynamic Demand and Solution Using LINGO. Proceedings of the National Conference on Industrial Engineering, NCIE2011, February 17–18, West Bengal University of Technology Kolkata, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
    4. An adaptive approach for the design for dedicated cells under dynamic demand, National conference on Emerging trends in industrial engineering (ETRIM 2011), NIT Calicut, July 2011. (A highly commented paper)
    5. Application of mathematical models in cellular manufacturing system design, National Conference on Buisiness innovations, Kalpatha, 2011, November 2011, College of Enginering, Trivandrum, India.
    6. Cell heterogeneity based manufacturing cell design considering operation sequence, International Conference on Advances in Industrial Engineering Applications, ICAIEA 2014, January 6-8, 2014, Anna University, Chennai, India
    7. An Algorithm for Intra-cell Machine Sequence Identification for Manufacturing Cells, International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Materials, ICAMME 2014, March 27-29, 2014, NITK, Surathkal, India.