R. R. K. Sharma

Fellow in Management (IIM Ahmedabad)

Professor, Department of Industrial & Management Engineering


Research Interest

 

Education

  • Joined IITK: 01 MAR 1989
  • Fellow in Management, IIM Ahmedabad, 1988
  • BE Mechanical Engineering, VNIT Nagpur, 1980

Website(s)

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  • Sharma, R.R.K., “Modeling a Fertilizer Distribution System”, European Journal of Operational
    Research, 51, 1991, pp. 24-34.

  • Sharma, R.R.K., “A new algorithm for preparing PERT networks”, Asia Pacific Journal of
    Operational Research, V 15 No.1, 1998, pages 37-48.

  • Sharma, R.R.K. and Sharma, K.D., “A new dual based procedure for the transportation
    problem”, European Journal of Operational Research, V 122 (3), 2000, pp. 611-624.

  • Sharma, R.R.K.. and Saumya Prasad, “Obtaining a good solution to the uncapacitated
    Transportation problem”, European Journal of Operational Research, V144(3), Feb 2003, 560-564.

  • Sharma, R.R.K. and Chaudhary, R., “ERP implementation and its effect on a few variables of
    organization structure and manager’s job”, Journal of Academy of Business and Economics,
    Volume V, Number 3, 2005, pp. 140-149.

  • Sharma, R.R.K. and Berry, V., “Developing New Formulations and Relaxations of Single Stage
    Capacitated Warehouse Location Problem (SSCWLP): Empirical Investigation for Assessing
    Relative Strengths and Computational Effort”, European Journal of Operational Research,
    2007, V 177, pp. 803-812.

  • Shardindu Pandey and Sharma R.R.K., “Relating OD interventions to the strategy of the firm”,
    European Journal of Management, 2008, V8 (1), pp. 44-53.

  • Priyanka Verma and RRK Sharma, “Vertical Decomposition Approach to solve Single Stage
    Capacitated Warehouse Location Problem”, American Journal of Operational Research, V 1
    (3), 2011, pp. 1-18.

  • RRK Sharma and Pritee Agarwal, “Approaches to solve MID_CPLP problem: Theoretical results
    and empirical investigation”, American J of Operational Research, 4, 2014, pp. 142-154.

  • Singh, S.P. and Sharma R.R.K., “Two-level modified simulated annealing based approach for
    solving facility layout problem”, International Journal of Production Research; V 46(13), July
    2008, pp. 3563 – 3582.

  • Singh, S.P. and Sharma R.R.K., “A review of different approaches to the facility layout problem”,
    International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2006, V30, 425-433.

  • RRK Sharma and Priyanka Verma, “Hybrid Formulations of single stage uncapacitated
    warehouse location problem: Few theoretical and empirical results”, International Journal of
    Operations and Quantitative Management, V 18 (1), Mar 2012, pp. 53-69.

  • Saba Iqbal and RRK Sharma, “A STUDY OF ORGANIZATION STRATEGIES, STRUCTURES,
    CULTURE DIMENSIONS AND MANAGEMENT CONTROL SYSTEMS OF VARIOUS
    RETAIL FORMATS”, International Journal of Business Strategy, V 12 (1), 2012, pp. 39-46.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, nominated as 2008 Man of The Year, American Biographical Institute Inc.,
    5126 Bur Oak Circle, PO Box 31226, North Carolina, 27622, USA. Web: www.abiworldwide.com

  • Prof. RRK Sharma Judged as OUTSTANDING EDITOR: AIMS International Journal of
    Management, at AIMS-6 conference, Dec 28-31, 2008; held at Greater Noida.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, Judged as OUTSTANDING MANAGEMENT RESEARCHER, at AIMS-7
    conference, Dec 20-22, 2009; held at IIM Bangalore, India. Award given at the hands of Prof.
    MR Rao (Ex Director: IIM BANGALORE INDIA and Ex Dean Indian School of Business,
    Hyderabad, INDIA).

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, awarded the title of “FELLOW of AIMS INTERNATIONAL”, at AIMS-9
    conference, Jan 1-4, 2012; FLAME PUNE, India.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, recipient of the Dr Manubhai M Shah Memorial Award 2013 instituted by
    the INDIAN COMMERCE ASSOCIATION (ICA). Award carried a cash prize of Rs 1 Lakh,
    trophy and a certificate of excellence. Award given at the 66 Annual Conference of ICA at
    BANGALORE UNIVERSITY on 5 DEC 2013.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, recognized as “Distinguished Scientist”, by Venus International
    Foundation Research Awards 2015 (VIFRA 2015) at CENTRE FOR ADVANCED
    RESEARCH AND DESIGN; Chennai: Dec 19; 2015.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, Sanjay Mittal Chair Professor, IIT KANPUR; Dept of IME (15 Sept
    2015 - 14 Sept 2018).

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, “Distinguished Educator Award”, selected by IEOM (Industrial
    Engineering and Operations Management) Society, USA. Award given on Mar 9; 2016 at
    Kuala Lumpur.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, nominated as 2008 Man of The Year, American Biographical Institute Inc.,5126 Bur Oak Circle, PO Box 31226, North Carolina, 27622, USA. Web: www.abiworldwide.com.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma Judged as OUTSTANDING EDITOR: AIMS International Journal of Management, at AIMS-6 conference, Dec 28-31, 2008; held at Greater Noida.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, Judged as OUTSTANDING MANAGEMENT RESEARCHER, at AIMS-7 conference, Dec 20-22, 2009; held at IIM Bangalore, India. Award given at the hands of Prof. MR Rao (Ex Director: IIM BANGALORE INDIA and Ex Dean Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, INDIA).

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, awarded the title of "FELLOW of AIMS INTERNATIONAL", at AIMS-9 conference, Jan 1-4, 2012; FLAME PUNE, India. Page 21 of 45

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, recipient of the Dr Manubhai M Shah Memorial Award 2013 instituted by the INDIAN COMMERCE ASSOCIATION (ICA). Award carried a cash prize of Rs 1 Lakh, trophy and a certificate of excellence. Award given at the 66 Annual Conference of ICA at BANGALORE UNIVERSITY on 5 DEC 2013.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, recipient of the “MEMBERSHIP AWARD” given by IABE 2015 (International Academy of Business and Economics; USA); 2015.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, recognized as “Distinguished Scientist”, by Venus International Foundation Research Awards 2015 (VIFRA 2015) at CENTRE FOR ADVANCED RESEARCH AND DESIGN; Chennai: Dec 19; 2015.

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, Sanjay Mittal Chair Professor, IIT KANPUR; Dept of IME (15 Sept 2015 - 14 Sept 2018).

  • Prof. RRK Sharma, “Distinguished Educator Award”, selected by IEOM (Industrial Engineering and Operations Management) Society, USA. Award given on Mar 9; 2016 at Kuala Lumpur.

 

  • Prof. RRK Sharma has till date 136 publications (24 book chapters; 30 international conferences published and 82 journal publications). He has published two books (one on MRP systems and one on management control systems of organizations). And he has taught 22 different courses in IME IIT KANPUR since 1989. Dr. RRK Sharma has guided 126 special studies projects for MBA second year students.

  

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