Doctorates' Information System

     Gopal Kumar

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology - Industrial Engineering and Management
Supervisor(s)  Prof. R. N. Banerjee
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: Completed in 2013
AddressDublin City University, Dublin 9.
Phone+353-899694472
Emailgopshal.kr@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology, KharagpurIndustrial Engineering and Management2008
B.Tech.Gurukul Kangri University, HaridwarElectrical Engineering2006

Research Areas
  • Collaboration in supply chain
  • Supply chain management, operations management, sustainable operations and supply chain
  • Application of information technology in operations and supply chain
  • Application of information technology in decision sciences
  • Management Information Systems (MIS)
  • Optimizations of supply chain parameters
  • Analysing and implementing supply chain and business simulation model
  • Performance measurement and analysis involving different fulfilment, transportation, inventory level
  • Decision sciences, multi-criteria decision making, fuzzy AHP
  • Servitization
  • Application of game theory in modelling collaboration and competition
  • Buyer supplier relationships, suppliers satisfaction

Skills
  • Extensive experience of working on various tools or packages required for research. For examples -
  • MATLAB, SPSS, AMOS, SmartPLS, Stella, Lingo, Multiagent Development, etc.
  • Language - Python, JAVA, Ruby, C, C-plus-plus.
  • Databases - MySql, PostgresSql, Oracle, Sql
  • Ruby on Rails Framework
  • Other- Django, Svg, XML, Php, Html, JSP, AOP, Dependency injection, other w3c std.

Experience
  • Postdoctoral researcher at Dublin City University, April 2013-till date, data driven advanced predictive modelling discrete event simulation (DES) for SMEs using CMSD and cloud infrastructure
  • IIT Kharagpur ERP system development as Senior Research Consultant, from 01 May 2008 to 27 July 2008.
  • Developed Mess Management System for BC Roy Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur.
  • Participated in a short term course on Essentials of Management offered by HSS Department, IIT Kharagpur (September 2007).
  • Practical training for one month in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Ranipur , Haridwar in the field of Terbo Generator, Hydrogenerator ,Three Phase Induction Motors, and DC Motors.

Teaching Experience
  • Management Information System(P) at IIT Kharagpur 2009-2011 (3 terms)
  • Project Management(P) at IIT Kharagpur 2010-2011 (1 terms)
  • Project Management(L) at IIT Kharagpur 2010-2011 (1 terms)
  • Decision making methods, business research methods, six sigma(L) at FORE School of Management, New Delhi July 2012 - March 2013 (2 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MHRD Scholarship in Ph.D at IIT Kharagpur
  • MHRD Scholarship in M.Tech at IIT Kharagpur

Papers Published in Journals
  • Collaborative culture and relationship strength roles in collaborative relationships - a supply chain perspective by Kumar, G., Banerjee, R.N., Meena, P.L. and Ganguly, K. Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing 31(7) (2016)
  • Joint planning and problem solving roles in supply chain collaboration by Kumar, G., Banerjee, R.N., Meena, P.L. and Ganguly, K. IIMB Management Review (In press) (2016)
  • Supply chain collaboration index - an instrument to measure the depth of collaboration by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee Benchmarking - an International Journal 21(2), 184-204 (2012)
  • Collaboration in supply chain - an assessment of a hierarchical model by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management 61(8), 897-918 (2012)
  • An implementation strategy for collaboration in supply chain - an investigation and suggestions by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee International Journal of Services and Operations Management 11(4), 407-427 (2012)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Joint Planning and Problem Solving Roles in Supply Chain Collaboration by Kumar, G., Banerjee, R.N., Meena, P.L. and Ganguly, K. POMS 26th Annual Conference, 8-11 May Washington DC, USA (2015)
  • Buyer Performance Evaluation from Suppliers Perspectives - An Integrated Fuzzy AHP and Fuzzy DEMATEL Approach by Meena, P.L., Tibrewala, R., Kumar, G. and Srinath, P. POMS 26th Annual Conference, 8-11 May Washington DC, USA (2015)
  • Collaborative culture and relationship strength roles in collaborative relationships - a supply chain perspective by Kumar, G. and Benerjee, R.N. 44th DSI Conference, 16-19 November Baltimore, USA (2013)
  • Collaboration in supply chain - an assessment of a hierarchical model by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee International Conference on Operations Research for Sustainable Development in Globalized Environment (ORSI) 06-08 Jan 2012, Kolkata (2012)
  • Individuals/group attributes and drivers roles in collaborative relationships - a supply chain perspective by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee International Conference on Advances in Supply Chain and Manufacturing Management ICASCMM 2011, 16-18 December, Kharagpur (2011)
  • Vertical Supply Chain Collaboration - Concepts, Framework, and its Implementation by Gopal Kumar and R. N. Banerjee International Conference on Operations and Management Sciences 2010 (ICOMS 10), Nagpur, India (2010)

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