Vrat, P

Areas of Interest: 

Industrial Engg. & Operation Research, Supply Chain Management, Total Quality Management, Value Engineering

  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1974
  • M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1968
  • B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1966
Past Experience
  1. Honorary Visiting Professor, IIT Delhi
  2. Professor of Eminence, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon
  3. Founder-director, IIT Roorkee, Dec 2001-May 2006
  4. Vice Chancellor, UPTU, July 2006-2009
  5. Director-in-charge, IIT Delhi, July-Dec 2000
  6. Chairman, Industrial Engg. & Management, Asian Institute of Technolgy, Bangkok, 1989-1991
Selected Publications
  1. 1 A Agarwal, P Vrat, “Modeling Attributes of Human Body Organization Using ISM and AHP”, Jindal Journal of Business Research, 2278682117700310
  2. L Upadhayay, P Vrat, “Policy boomerang in technical education: a system dynamics perspective”, Journal of Advances in Management Research, Vol. 14, Issue 2, 143-161
  3. A Bohtan, P Vrat, AK Vij, “Supply chain of the Indian public distribution system: a new paradigm”, Journal of Advances in Management Research Vol. 14, Issue 1, 110-123
  4. L Upadhayay, P Vrat. “Quality issues affecting organisational performance: a review of Indian technical education”, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management Vol. 14, Issue 1, 1-22
  5. L Upadhayay, P Vrat, “Analysis of impact of industry-academia interaction on quality of technical education: A system dynamics approach”, Computers & Industrial Engineering, Vol. 101, 313-324

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