Prof. Manoj Kumar Tiwari, FNAE, FNASc, FIIIE, FIISE (USA) FIETI (Hong Kong), Director, NITIE Mumbai
Vihar Lake Road, Powai, Mumbai – 400087 (MH)
Contact: +91 (22) 2803 5225
Web Page: www.mktiwari.in
Prof. Manoj Kumar Tiwari (FNAE, FNASc, FIIIE, FIISE, and FIETI) has taken over as the Director, National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE) Mumbai on Nov 05, 2019. He was a Professor with Higher Academic Grade (HAG) in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. As a researcher, he is working in the domain of Manufacturing System and Supply Chain Management. His research and teaching interests are in modeling the Manufacturing Processes and Operations analysis in Supply Chain Networks. Optimization, Simulation and Computational Intelligence are the main techniques adopted by Prof. Tiwari to automate the decision support system for complex and large scale problems in Manufacturing and Logistics System.
His research interests have been supported by several industries, national and international research funding agencies. He has published more than 307 papers (Scopus H-index-45) in the International Journals of repute and he has been rated as Rank 1 among top 100 individual researchers across the world who had published research articles in International Journal of Production Research (Taylor & Francis) during the time period 1985-2010 (International Journal of Production Research, Volume 51, Issue 23-24, 2013).
He is also mentioned as Top leading author in the domain of Supply Chain Analytical Techniques by Journal of Computer & Industrial Engineering (Volume 137, 2019). Recipient of “Most Influential Researcher Award” in the domain of Operations and Supply Chain Management (Award is given during the Third Green Supply Chain International Conference, 2016 organized by School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, London Campus. Prof. Sir Mike Gregory, Founder and Former Head of IFM, Cambridge University has presented the award). He is the Recipient of Mahalanobis Distinguished Educator Award from the Operations Research Society of India (ORSI), in the category of Management education (2017).
Prof. Tiwari also received Dr. R.P. Mohanty Gold Medal Award (2016) for Outstanding Teacher in Industrial Engineering by Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering on 59th National Convention of IIIE at Aurangabad, 2017. Prof. Tiwari is Fellow of Institute of Industrial Engineers (IISE, USA), Fellow of Indian National academy of Engineering (INAE, India), and Fellow of National Academy of Sciences (FNASc, India). He is listed among Top 20 most productive authors in the area of Production and Operations Management as reported in the last 50 years (Published in a survey article in Int. Journal of Production Economics, 2009, 120, 540-551) and rated 2nd among many researchers working in Logistics and Supply Chain Management in India (Analysis of the logistics Research in India-White paper published in TU Dortmund University, Dortmund Germany-2012).
He is serving as Associate editors of IEEE System, Man and Cybernetics- System,(SMC-S), International Journal of Production Research(Taylor & Francis), Computers and Industrial Engineering (Elsevier), International Journal of System Science (Taylor & Francis), Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing (Springer), Sadhana (Springer) and Neuro-computing (Elsevier) and Decision Support Systems (Elsevier). Prof. Tiwari is in the editorial board of several International Journals such as EJOR (2010-14), IJCIM, PPC, RCIM, IJAMT, JTS etc.