Dr C V Sunil Kumar

Short Bio

C V Sunil Kumar is an Assistant Professor in the area of Operations at IPE, Hyderabad. He is an enthusiastic researcher and has got good number of research papers published in various journals of international repute in the area of Operations and Supply Chain Management. He is also acting as a reviewer for many reputed international journals. His research interests are in supplier development, buyer-supplier relationships, supply chain risk and performance management, supply chain modeling and optimization, sustainable manufacturing, lean manufacturing, statistical computing, multivariate data analysis and supply chain analytics. He has the rich blend of blend of engineering and management background. He holds a B.Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering from IEC, Andhra Pradesh. He did Masters and Ph.D from BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus. He earned his Ph.D by working on an UGC sponsored major research project as an UGC funded SRF. He also has around three years of industry experience in the areas of operations, quality and reliability management.

Dr C V Sunil Kumar

Assistant Professor

QT & Supply Chain Management
cvsunil@ipeindia.org
Academic Area and Degrees

Academic Area: Operations
Degrees: PhD, ME, B.Tech

Academic Appoinments
  • I was associated with the Presidency University, Bangalore as an Assistant Professor for a brief period of six months during the academic year of 2016-2017.
Course Training
  • Production and Operations Management
Research Interest
  • The research interests are in supplier development
  • supply chain management
  • production and operations management
  • total quality management
  • systems simulation modeling and optimization.
Research Projects
  • Title: A Study on Lean Agricultural Supply Chain for High Valued Products
    PI: Dr. C V Sunil Kumar, Co-PI: Prof. M L N Rao
    Funding Agency: ICSSR, New Delhi
    Sanctioned Amount: 9,00,000/-
    Duration: 2 Years (2019-2021)
    File No. IMPRESS/P1899/2018-19/ICSSR Dated: 8th July, 2019
  • Title: A Study on Socially Responsible Supply Chains for Protection of Human Rights
    PI: Dr. Anand Akundy, Co-PI: Dr. C V Sunil Kumar
    Funding Agency: National Human Rights Commission
    Sanctioned Amount: 13,30,000/-
    Duration: 1 Year (2019-2020)
    D.O. No. 7/1/2019-PRP&P (Part I)
Featured work and Publications
  1. C V, Sunil Kumar; Hemanth, Surya; Routroy, Srikanta; Mishra, Ram Kumar (2019), "Study on Manufacturer-Dealer Relationships for Strategic Alignment", Journal of Global Operations and Strategic Sourcing, Accepted for Publication.[Scopus, Thomson Reuters Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)]
  1. C V Sunil Kumar, Srikanta Routroy, R K Mishra (2018), “Lean Supplier Management for Better Cost Structures”, Materials Today: Proceeding, Vol. 5 No. 9, pp. 18941-18945. (Scopus) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2018.06.244
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2018), “Modeling Supplier Development Barriers in Indian Manufacturing Industry”, Asia Pacific Management Review, Vol. 23 No. 4, pp. 235-250. (Scopus; ESCI: Emerging Sources Citation Index). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmrv.2017.11.002
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2018), “Measuring Interdependencies of Preferred Supplier Enablers”, Benchmarking: an International Journal, Vol. 25 No. 7, 2344-2369. (Scopus and ESCI indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/BIJ-02-2017-0023
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2018), “Developing the preferred supplier relationships – A case study”, International Journal of Intelligent Enterprise, Vol. 5 No. 1-2, pp. 50-69. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJIE.2018.091184
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2017), “Analysis of suppliers’ preferences to a manufacturer using Kano model and performance value analysis”, International Journal of Business and Systems Research, Vol. 11 No.1-2, pp. 6-27. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJBSR.2017.080831
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2017), “An Approach to Address Principal Supplier Development Impediments”, Benchmarking: an International Journal, Vol. 24 No.5, pp. 1190-1214. (Scopus and ESCI indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/BIJ-12-2015-0120
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2017), “Performance Analysis of Supplier Development Programs”, Benchmarking: an International Journal, Vol. 24 No. 4, pp. 488-510. (Scopus and ESCI indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/BIJ-07-2015-0069
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2017), “Analyzing a manufacturer’s returns from supplier development programs”, Materials Today: Proceeding, Vol. 4 No. 2, Part A, pp. 2255-2262 (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.02.073
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2016), “Case Application of a Methodology for Determining a Manufacturer's Preferred Customer Status with Suppliers”, Engineering Management Journal, Vol. 28 No. 1, pp. 25-38. (SSCI indexed, Impact Factor: 0.468) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/10429247.2016.1139911
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2016), “Analysis of Preferred Customer Enablers from Supplier’s Perspective”, Business Process Management Journal, Vol. 22 No. 6, pp. 1170-1191. (SSCI indexed, Impact Factor: 1.308) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/BPMJ-10-2015-0135
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2016), “An Approach for Measuring a Manufacturer's Preferred Supplier Status”, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, Vol. 28 No.5, pp. 939-963. (SSCI indexed,  Impact Factor: 1.204) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/APJML-12-2015-0194
  1. Srikanta Routroy, Sudeep Kumar Pradhan and Sunil Kumar C V (2016), “Evaluating the Implementation Performance of Supplier Development Program”, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, Vol. 28 No. 4, pp. 663-682. (Scopus, ESCI and SSCI indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/APJML-08-2015-0128
  1. Srikanta Routroy and Sunil Kumar C V (2016), “An approach to develop green capability in manufacturing supply chain”, International Journal of Process Management and Benchmarking, Vol. 6 No.1, pp. 1-28. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJPMB.2016.073322
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2015) “Demystifying Manufacturer Satisfaction through Kano Model”, Materials Today: Proceeding, Vol. 2 No. 4/5, pp. 1585-1594. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2015.07.085
  1. Srikanta Routroy, Manu Dixit and Sunil Kumar C V (2015) “Achieving Supply Chain Coordination through Lot Size Based Discount”, Materials Today: Proceeding, Vol. 2 No. 4/5, pp. 2433-2442. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2015.07.184
  1. Srikanta, Routroy and Sunil Kumar, C V (2015), “Strategy for Supplier Development Program Implementation: A Case Study”, International Journal of Services and Operations Management, Vol. 21 No. 2, pp. 238-264. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJSOM.2015.069377
  1. Srikanta, Routroy and Sunil Kumar, C V (2014), “Analyzing Supplier Development Program Enablers using Fuzzy DEMATEL”, Measuring Business Excellence, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 1-26. (Scopus and ESCI indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/MBE-08-2013-0046
  1. C V Sunil Kumar and Srikanta Routroy (2014), “Addressing the Root Cause Impediments for Supplier Development in Manufacturing Environment”, Procedia Engineering, Vol. 97, pp. 2136-2146. (Scopus indexed) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2014.12.457

 

Papers in National Journals

  1. Routroy, S., Sunil Kumar, C. V., (2013), “Analyzing the Product Substitution Approach in a Two-Stage Supply Chain”, The IUP Journal of Supply Chain Management, Vol. X, No. 2, pp. 7-18.

 

Papers in International Conferences

  1. C V Sunil Kumar, Surya Hemanth, Srikanta Routroy and R K Mishra (2019), “Analyzing Manufacturer-Dealer Transactions to Derive Sustainable Competitive Advantages – A Case Study”,  International Conference on Evidence Based Management, 1st- 2nd February, 2019, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus.
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2016), “Comprehensive Critical Aspects in Conducting Supplier Development Programs”, 1 st International Conference in Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (ICETiME 16), 23 rd – 24 th September, 2016, IFHE, Hyderabad.
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2015), “Supplier’s Discretion for Preferred Manufacturer”, 3 rd International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2015) & 57 th National Convention of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, November 26 th – 28 th .
  1. Srikanta Routroy and Sunil Kumar C V (2015), “Modeling Interdependencies of Supplier Development Enablers”, 3 rd International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2015) & 57 th National Convention of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, November 26 th – 28 th .
  1. Sunil Kumar C V and Srikanta Routroy (2015), “Demystifying Supplier Satisfaction through Kano Model”, 1 st International Conference on Evidence Based Management 2015 (ICEBM 2015), 20 th -21 st March, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus, pp. 638 – 644.

 

Papers in National Conferences

  1. Srikanta Routroy and C V Sunil Kumar (2014), “Genetic algorithm for multi-echelon supply chain inventory planning”, National Conference on Recent Trends and Developments in Operations Research, February 22 nd -23 rd , 2014, Department of Mathematics, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus.
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