M Mathirajan

Chief Research Scientist, Management Studies
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Masters: M.Sc. Engg. (IISc)
Ph.D.: Ph.D. (IISc)

Research Interests:

Development and evaluation of Mathematical and Heuristic Optimization in Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, Logistics/Supply-Chain Management, Scheduling, Container Terminal Management and Research Methodology problems.

Selected Research Publications:

  • M Mathirajan, , Ravindra Gokhale, and Ramasubraminiam, M. (2014). Modeling of Scheduling Batch Processor in Discrete Parts Manufacturing. A Chapter in Supply Chain Strategies, Issues and Models (Springer Verlag), pp 153-192.
  • Krishnaswamy, K N, M Mathirajan and M H Bala Subrahmanya. (2014). Technological innovations and its influence on the growth of auto component SMEs of Bangalore: A case study approach. Technology in Society (Elsevier), 38, 18-31.
  • Ravindra Gokhale, M. Mathirajan (2014). Minimizing total weighted tardiness on heterogeneous batch processors with incompatible job families. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Springer), 70, 1563–1578
  • Ravindra Gokhale and M. Mathirajan. (2011). Heuristic Algorithms for Scheduling of a Batch Processor in Automobile Gear Manufacturing. International Journal of Production Research. (Elsevier), Vol. 49, No. 10, pp.  2705-2728.
  • M Mathirajan, V Barghav, and V Ramachandran. (2010). Minimizing Total Weighted Tardiness on a Batch Processing Machine with Non-Agreeable Release Times and Due Dates. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. Vol. 48,  1133-1148. (Springer).
  • M Mathirajan and R Ramanathan (2007). A (0-1) Goal Programming Model for Scheduling the Tour of Marketing Executives. European Journal of Operational Research (Elsevier), 179, 554-566.


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