Assistant Professor in the field of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Saurabh Pratap, Ph.D., is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing Jabalpur. Previously, he worked as a Post-Doctoral fellow in HKU ziri Lab for Physical Internet at University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. He received his B.Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering from Institute of Engineering & Technology (India) and M.Tech degree in Production Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, PhD in Industrial and Systems Engineering at IIT Kharagpur in the year 2008, 2011 and, 2016 respectively. His teaching interests include non-linear programming, Supply Chain Logistics, Optimization Techniques, generalized linear models, machine learning and data analytics. He has authored several technical papers. His publications appeared in such journals as International Journal of Production Research, Computer and Industrial Engineering, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing etc. He carried out collaborative research with EPFL, Switzerland, The PolyU Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong.

Internet of Things (IOT), Cloud Manufacturing, E-commerce logistics, Smart Manufacturing

  • October 2016-May 2017 Post Doctoral Fellow

    University of Hong Kong

  • Feb 2016-July 2016 Senior Research Fellow

    Sustainable food supply chain (Govt. funded project)

  • Oct 2014-Jan 2015 Guest PhD Scholar

    EPFL, Laussanne, Switzerland

  • July 2017-till now Coordinator SPIC MACAY SOCIETY

    SPIC MACAY SOCIETY (Bharat: Discovery of Self)

  • 05/02/2018-till now Faculty-in charge

    Business and Management Club

  • Student exchange fellowship, EPFL Switzerland

    Student exchange fellowship, EPFL Switzerland.

  • Post Doc Fellowship


    The University of Hong Kong, HK.

My courses

Current & Previous

Course Code Course name Category Institute Department Link
MS302 BUSINESS ANALYTICS UG/PG/PhD Mechanical Engineering
Course Code Course name Category Institute
MT 503 Sensors and Actuators UG/PG/PhD
MS 301 Management Concepts & Techniques


Areas or Specialisation / Project Activities / Publications / Books

E-commerce Logistic & Supply Chain, AI

  • Sustainable Supply Chain Network Design for Logistic Service Providers

    Faculty Initiation Grant------

  • Assessing the User Satisfaction of NPTEL and extricating Policy Implications for E-learning in India

    as a Co-project director, funded from Indian Council of Social Science Research, Delhi

Contact me

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    Saurabh Pratap



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