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Dr. Himanshu Gupta


Assistant Professor – Operations Management

Ph.D. (Operations Mgmt) - IIT Roorkee
M.E (Production & Industrial Engg) – Thapar University
B.Tech (Production Engg & Mgmt) – NIT Jamshedpur

Professor Himanshu Gupta is a Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, specializing in Operations Management.

  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Multicriteria Decision Making

Ph.D. – Operations Management, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee – 2018

M.E. – Production & Industrial Engineering, Thapar University Patiala – 2012

B.Tech (Hons.) – Production Engineering and Management, National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, 2009

Prof. Gupta has worked as Assistant Professor at Lovely Professional University Jalandhar, from July 2012 to May 2015.

Prof. Gupta also worked in Suzuki Powertrain India Limited (Now Maruti Suzuki India Limited) as GET from August 2009 to July 2010.

Dr. Gupta has published many papers in International journals of repute. Some of his publications include:


Gupta, H. (2018). Assessing organizations performance on the basis of GHRM practices using BWM and Fuzzy TOPSIS. Journal of Environmental Management, 226, 201-216. (SCI IF = 4.005, ABDC – A Ranked)

Kusi-Sarpong, S; Gupta, H & Sarkis, J. (2018). A supply chain sustainability innovation framework and evaluation methodology. International Journal of Production Research (in press). (SCI IF = 2.623, ABDC – A Ranked)

Gupta, H. (2018). Evaluating service quality of airline industry using hybrid best worst method and VIKOR. Journal of Air Transport Management, 68, 35-47. (SCI IF = 2.038, ABDC – B Ranked)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2018). A framework to overcome barriers to green innovation in SMEs using BWM and Fuzzy TOPSIS. Science of The Total Environment, 633, 122-139. (SCI IF = 4.610)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2018). A grey DEMATEL-based approach for modeling enablers of green innovation in manufacturing organizations. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25(10), 9556-9578. (SCI IF = 2.800)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2018). A novel hybrid multi-criteria method for supplier selection among SMEs on the basis of innovation ability. International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, 21(3), 201-223. (SCI IF = 1.820, ABDC – B Ranked)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2018). Modelling cause and effect relationship among enablers of innovation in SMEs. Benchmarking: an International Journal. 25(5), 1597-1622. (ABDC – B Ranked)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2017). Supplier selection among SMEs on the basis of their green innovation ability using BWM and fuzzy TOPSIS. Journal of Cleaner Production, 152, 242-258. (SCI IF = 5.651)

Gupta, H., Prakash, C., Vishwakarma, V., & Barua, M. K. (2017). Evaluating TQM adoption success factors to improve Indian MSMEs performance using fuzzy DEMATEL approach. International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management, 21(2), 187-202. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Gupta, P., Anand, S., & Gupta, H. (2017). Developing a roadmap to overcome barriers to energy efficiency in buildings using best worst method. Sustainable Cities and Society, 31, 244-259. (SCI IF = 3.073)

Raghuvanshi, J., Ghosh, P. K., Agrawal, R., & Gupta, H. (2017). Hierarchical structure for enhancing the innovation in the MSME sector of India. International Journal of Business Excellence, 13(2), 181-199. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. (2016). Fuzzy AHP approach to prioritize enablers of green supply chain management practices: A case study of automotive component supplier. Management Science Letters, 6(7), 487-498. (SCOPUS)

Gupta, H., & Barua, M. K. (2016). Identifying enablers of technological innovation for Indian MSMEs using best–worst multi criteria decision making method. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 107, 69-79. (SCI IF = 3.129, ABDC – A Ranked)

Gupta, H., Bisen, J., Kumar, S., & Das, S. (2016). Developing a model of critical success factors for TQM implementation in MSMEs in India and their effect on internal and external quality of organisation. International Journal of Business Excellence, 10(4), 449-475. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Raj, Y., & Gupta, H. (2016). Systematic retrofit methodology for chemical batch processes to improve economic and production performance. International Journal of Business Excellence, 10(2), 190-208. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Gupta, H., & Nanda, T. (2015). A quantitative analysis of the relationship between drivers of innovativeness and performance of MSMEs. International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, 15(2), 128-157. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Manhas, V. K., Gupta, P., & Gupta, H. (2015). Developing and validating critical success factors of TQM implementation in MSMEs of Punjab in India. International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, 11(4), 405-421. (ABDC – C Ranked)

Nanda, T., Gupta, H., Kharub, M., & Singh, N. (2013). Diagnostics for pretesting questionnaires: a comparative analysis. International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, 13(1), 67-79. (ABDC – C Ranked)


Presented a paper titled “Assessment of critical success factors for adoption of reverse logistic practices in Indian electronic industry” at ICRBS 2015 organized by Department of Management Studies, IIT Roorkee, during 4th -6th December 2015.

Presented a paper titled “Evaluation of manufacturing organizations on the basis of internal green innovation capabilities” at 4th Management Doctoral Colloquium organized by VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur on 14th -15th March 2018.