Avijit Khanra

Fellow (PhD), IIM Ahmedabad

Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Management Engineering

Research Interest



  • FPM (PhD), Production & Quantitative Methods, IIM Ahmedabad, 2014.
  • BE (Mechanical), Jadavpur University, 2005.


  • Applied Probability

  • Operations Research

  • Operations Management

  • Khanra, A. (2017). On the impact of suboptimal decisions in the newsvendor model. Operations Research Letters, 45(1), 84-89.

  • Khanra, A., Soman C., & Bandyopadhyay, T. (2014). Sensitivity analysis of the newsvendor model. European Journal of Operational Research, 239(2), 403-412.

  •  Large-scale Job-shop Scheduling (for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries)

  • Engineer/Manager (Manufacturing), Tata Motors Ltd, 2005-2009.

  • Operational Research Society of India

  • Society of Operations Management, India

  • Prof. Tirath Gupta Memorial Thesis Award for 2014-15 (by IIM Ahmedabad)

  • Industrial Finance Corporation of India Thesis Proposal Award for 2012-13 (by IIM Ahmedabad)


Room 306, IME Building
Department of Industrial and Management Engineering
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208016, Uttar Pradesh, India

Phone: +915126796180

Email: kavijit[AT]iitk.ac.in
     Currently I am not accepting student interns and research associates.

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