Dr. Rajeev Agrawal

Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Department | Associate Dean (Research) Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur

Dr. Rajeev Agrawal is Fellow of The Institution of Engineer’s (IEI),India. He has more than
20 years of Professional Experience. Dr. Rajeev Agrawal received his M. E. in 2001 from
M.N.N.I.T., Allahabad and Ph. D. in 2012 from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
(Ranchi). He is presently working as Associate Professor in Department of Mechanical
engineering M.N.I.T. Jaipur.
His research interest is on Lean Six Sigma, Sustainable Manufacturing, Supply chain Design,
Solving real life Operations management related problems, Automation in Manufacturing
and reconfigurable manufacturing system. He serves on the editorial board of three
international journals and has guest edited special issues in around 8 journal and books.
Several SCI Journal and International Conference articles have been credited into his
account. He set up a CNC Lab. He has research funding from major funding agencies
including ADA , Govt. of India, under NPMASS and IE(I). He has also published book
chapters on Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing Integration of Process Planning and
Scheduling, Smart Actuators, Sustainable Manufacturing and Reconfigurable Assembly
Systems etc. with renowned international publishers. He is a recognized reviewer of reputed
international SCI Journals and Conferences. He has delivered keynote talks at various
platforms of National and international stature including The 3rd European International
Conference on IEOM Pilsen,Czech Republic. He is an active member of several dynamic
societies and research organisations worldwide. Dr. Rajeev Agrawal has been actively
involved in research & development (R&D) activities in engineering space. He is actively
involved in bringing industry orientation to the engineering education system in India
working with several industries, statutory bodies and other organizations.
Dr. Agrawal provides service to the industries (including SME industries) by sharing his
expertise and competence of his experience to diagnose and solve industrial problems
objectively in selected areas of industrial engineering, Auonomation and Automation. Dr.
Agrawal research work focuses on Process Improvement initiatives for productivity
enhancement. Through Consulting, Workshop & Training, he applies his skills and
experience to those components that profoundly affect an organization's performance and
provide a direction for growth and success.
One of the objectives of his current research is to address conversion quickly for the
production of new product by providing customized flexibility and can be improved ,
upgraded and reconfigured in response to fluctuating demands for automotive companies
situated in India.