Padmanav Acharya



PhD (IIT Kharagpur), MTech(IIT Kharagpur), B.E. (Mech) Hon's, U.U.

Area & Groups
Operations & Supply Chain Management

1. PhD (IIT Kharagpur)

2. MTech(IIT Kharagpur)

3. B.E. (Mech) Hon's, Utkal University

  • Areas
    • Reverse Logistics
    • Waste Management
    • Lean Manufacturing
  • Industry
    • Apparel
    • Electronics
    • Tyre
    • Healthcare
    • Food and Agriculture
    • Automotive
  • System Dynamics Simulation (with distinct industry application orientation), Optimisation, MCDM techniques 

1. Industrial Engineering and Productivity Management

2. Operations Management

3. System Dynamics Modelling

4. Transportation and Logistics Management

5. Project Management

  • NS Ghag, P Acharya, V Khanapuri, Analyzing the sustainable international competitiveness factors of SMEs by Fuzzy Delphi and Neutrosophic DEMATEL, Business Strategy and Development, 1–17, 2023
  • A Sasikumar, J S., P Acharya, Can Compaq Tires Embrace Total Productive Maintenance Practices to Improve Productivity?, SAGE Publications: SAGE Business Cases Originals, 2023
  • NS Ghag, P Acharya, V Khanapuri, Sustainable competitiveness practices of SMEs: a strategic framework using integrated DEMATEL-NK model, Journal of Global Operations and Strategic Sourcing, 2022
  • N Ghag, P Acharya, V Khanapuri, Prioritizing the Challenges Faced in Achieving International Competitiveness by Export-Oriented Indian SMEs: A DEMATEL Approach, International Journal of Global Business and Competitiveness 17 (Suppl 1), 12-24 (3), 2022
  • M Sharma, R Gupta, P Acharya, K Jain; Systems approach to cloud computing adoption in an emerging economy, International Journal of Emerging Markets, 2021
  • Bharsakade, R. S., Acharya, P., Ganapathy, L., & Tiwari M.K, Lean Approach to healthcare management using Multi Criteria Decision making, OPSEARCH, 2021
  • M Sharma, R Gupta, P Acharya, Analysing the adoption of cloud computing service: A systematic literature review, Global Knowledge, Memory and Communication, Vol. 70, No. 1/2, pp. 114-153, 2020
  • A Sasikumar, P Acharya, An Application of Analytic Network Process To Prioritise Critical Success Factors For Implementing Lean Manufacturing In Bias Tyre Manufacturing: A Case Study, Industrial Engineering Journal 13 (5), 2020
  • RK Singh, P Acharya, S Modgil, A template-based approach to measure supply chain flexibility: a case study of Indian soap manufacturing firm, Measuring Business Excellence, 3, 2020
  • M Sharma, R Gupta, P Acharya, Prioritizing the critical factors of cloud computing adoption using multi-criteria decision-making techniques, Global Business Review 21 (1), 142-161, 33, 2020
  • A Sasikumar, P Acharya, An operational approach to gauge the lean performance in bias tyre manufacturing: a case study, International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management 31 (3), 369-389, 2020
  • M Sharma, R Gupta, P Acharya, Factors influencing cloud computing adoption for higher educational institutes in India: a fuzzy AHP approach, International Journal of Information Technology and Management 19 (2-3), 126-150, 6, 2020
  • RK Singh, S Modgil, P Acharya, Assessment of supply chain flexibility using system dynamics modeling, Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management 20 (1), 39-63, 20, 2019
  • RK Singh, S Modgil, P Acharya, Identification and causal assessment of supply chain flexibility, Benchmarking: An International Journal, 13, 2019
  • Gupta Vipul, N. Gopalakrishnan, P. Acharya, (2017) “Can lean lead to green? Assessment of radial tyre manufacturing processes using system dynamics modelling”, Computer and Operations Research, Volume 89, January 2018, Pages 284-306.
  • Rohit Kr. Singh, Padmanav Acharya, Divya Taneja (2016), "Impact of Reverse Logistics on Apparel Industry.", Int. J. Services and Operations Management, Vol.25, No.1, pp-80-98
  • Shweta Jha, Vishal Vyas, Padmanav Acharya,(2015),  “Financial feasibility analysis of potential projects of Indian SMEs using DEMATEL”, Int. J. Management and Enterprise Development, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp-199-213
  • Singh, Rohit Kumar and Acharya P. (2015), “Reverse Supply Chain Flexibility : A Theoretical Framework of Research Dimensions” International Journal of Service and Operation Management Vol. 22, No. 4, pp-442-454
  • Singh, Rohit Kumar and Acharya P. (2014), “An AHP model approach to supply chain flexibility: A case study of Indian FMCG firm. Vol.7, No.2 Operation and supply chain management :An International Journal, pp-64-69
  • Singh, Rohit.,  Acharya ,P.,  (2013), “Identification and evaluation of SCM flexibilities in Indian FMCG sector using DEMATEL", Vol. 15, No.2, Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, pp-91-100
  • Singh, Rohit.,  Acharya ,P.,  (2013), “Supply chain Flexibility: A Frame work of Research Dimensions”, Vol.14, Issue 3,  “Global Journal of Flexible System Management”, Springer, pp-157-166
  • Singh, Rohit.,  Acharya ,P., (2012), “Supply Chain management: Everlasting and Contemporary Research Issues”, Vol. 19 No.1 “International Journal of Logistics Systems Management”, pp.1-19
  • Gupta, V., Acharya, P., and Patwardhan, M. (2013) ‘A Strategic and Operational Approach to Assess the Lean Performance in Radial Tyre Manufacturing in India: a case based study’, International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, Emerald, Vol.62, No.6, pp-634-651
  • Singh R., Acharya P. (2014), ‘Performance Evaluation of Supply Chain Management Systems: A Critical Review of Literature’, International Journal of Procurement Management, Vol.7, No.2, pp-201-218
  • Gupta Vipul, Acharya P., Patwardhan M., "Monitoring quality goals through lean six-sigma insures Competitiveness", International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, Vol.61, Issue 2, 2011, pp-194-203
  • Arun Kumar, D. Singh, P. Acharya , ‘ CRM in Banking: Perspectives and Insights from Indian rural customers ’ International Journal of Research in Commerce & Management, Vol.1, Issue 2, 2011
  • Bhadouria M., Acharya P., Singh D., “An Exploratory Study on ERP Adoption in SMEs- A Case of Gwalior Region in North-Central India”, International Journal of Business Information Systems, Vol. 8, No.4, 2011, pp-425-439
  • Acharya P., Srikar V., “An Integrated Approach to Software Project Management”, International Journal of Business and Systems Research, Vol. 5, No.5 (July, 2011), pp-494-510
  • Acharya P., Mahanty B., “Assessing Software Reuse in Indian Information Technology Firms: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach”, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Vol. 6, Issue 3, 2010, pp-255-275
  • Acharya P., Mahanty B., “Effect of Business Growth on Project Management Issues in Indian IT Firms”, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Vol.3, Issues 4, 2008, pp-407-422
  • Acharya P., Mahanty B., “Manpower Shortage Crisis in Indian Information Technology Industry”, International Journal of Technology Management, Vol.38, No. 3, 2007, pp-235-247
  • Acharya P., Mahanty B., “Management of Software Projects in Indian IT Firms: Issues, opportunities and Challenges Before Project Managers”, ICFAI Journal of Information Technology, Vol.3, Issue 4, December, 2007, pp-7-22

HPCL, Pune

Jubilant Lifescince, Mysore

BILT, Bhigwan

VKC, Coimbatore

BEL, Bangalore

Seamex, Mumbai

JSW, Ratnagiri

HEG, Bhopal

Coromondal, Gujarat

  1. Dean, Academics, Nitie 2019-2021
  2. Chairman Curriculum Review Committee Nitie 2020-2021
  3. Chairman PGP Committee, Nitie, 2019-2021
  4. Programme Coordinator, PGDIE, Nitie 2019
  5. Admission in charge, Nitie 2017-18
  6. Fellow Program Coordinator, Nitie 2016-17
  7. Area Coordinator for IEMS area, Nitie 2015-16
  8. Warden of Vikram Sarabhai Hall, Nitie 2015-16
  9. Member PGP Committee, Nitie 2016-17 and 2019-2021
  10. Member Institute Library Committee, Nitie 2016-17