COSMIC – Lifetime Research Excellence Award
for Contribution in the field of
“Mechanical Engineering and Technology”
Awarded on 6th Jan 2017
at AETM 2017 – Bangkok, Thailand
Prof (Dr.) Sushanta Tripathy
Professor, Head (Research) KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Prof (Dr.) Sushanta Tripathy, PhD in Industrial Engineering & Management from IIT, Kharagpur, India; is working as a Professor & Head (PhD and Post-Doc) at School of Mechanical Engineering, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India. He is conversant with the tools and techniques of modern teaching methodology and successfully delivering the same in his previous jobs as Professor and Dean (Academics) in the Rajdhani Engineering College, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India. Dr. Tripathy, is a techno-commercial professional, exposed in the field of teaching/research in mechanical engineering for about twenty five years, including a foreign assignment as assistant professor in Industrial engineering department at Mekelle University, Ethiopia for two years. He has guided 4 PhD scholars and 32 post graduate students. He has published a text book on Operations Management, recommended by Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Rourkela, Odisha, India. He has published around 35 international and 60 national journal papers in referred journals like International Journal of Modelling in Operation Management, International Journal of value chain Management, Journal of Modelling in Management, International Journal of Electronic Transport, International Journal of procurement management ,International journal of research in engineering & technology, IEEE journal of industrial engineering, International journal of management & business studies, International journal of education and applied research, Int. J. Intercultural information management, Siddhant-A journal of decision making, and International journal of engineering and science. He is the editorial member of different reputed international journals, i.e. American Journal of Industrial Engineering, International Journal of Research in Computer Science and Electronic Engineering – IJRCSEE, Int. J. Intercultural Information Management, International Journal of Research in Mechanical Engineering & Technology (IJRMET), International Journal of Education and Applied Research (IJEAR). He has chaired a number of international conferences such as International Conference FOBE organized by ESSEX BUSINESS SCHOOL, LONDON and IMT, GHAZIABAD, KIIT SAAT- 2013 and 2014, AETM-2014 at Bangkok, Thailand, Institute of Engineers, India, and International conference of Operations Management. He has completed two consultancy projects as the principal investigator. He has received as the best teacher award from National Institute of Science & Technology and Mekelle University, Ethiopia. His teaching and research interests include production and operations management, supply chain and logistics Management, data analysis and modeling, quality management, and service operations management. He is a fellow of Institution of Engineers (India).