Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Logistics Engineering

Samson Jerold Samuel Chelladurai

Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology

A Pioneer researcher in Manufacturing Engineering, holder of five registered patents. He has received several awards viz., Grants Received Award, Best Research Paper Award, Best Faculty Award, Star Performer Award, Shri. P.K.Das Memorial Best Faculty Award in Mechanical Engineering, Best Academic Non-Circuit Faculty, Young Researcher Award in Mechanical Engineering from his Institution (SKCET) and other organizations. He secured the university's first rank with Gold Medal for his outstanding academic perfor


Suresh Mayilswamy

PSG College of Technology

A Pioneer researcher in Robotics and Automation Engineering, holder of two registered patents.

S. Gnanasekaran

Sri Shakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology

A Pioneer researcher in Manufacturing Engineering, holder of four registered patents.

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Ramakrishnan Thirumalaisamy

Sri Eshwar College of Engineering

A Pioneer researcher in Manufacturing Engineering, holder of three registered patents.


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About the book

The aims of this book are to evolve knowledge and articulate various researches in the field of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Logistics focuses on movement, storage, and flow of goods in industry or business, in this field more researches are currently ongoing due to this pandemic situation. The recent research topics such as Inventory management, Transportation and risk management, Distribution strategies, Lean supply chain, warehouse automation, innovative supply chain management network design, Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, and warehouse technologies were introduced for service improvement and cost reduction. This will reduce the lead time and profit of the industries.

This book will serve as a base for all undergraduates, masters in the relevant field, research scholars and faculty members to get ideas about the current research focuses on Logistics and Supply chain Management. It will be useful to the industrialists to implement the new concepts of logistics in the industries and service sectors.

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Book initiated and editor appointed

Date completed: October 15th 2021

Applications to edit the book are assessed and a suitable editor is selected, at which point the process begins.

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Deadline Extended: Open for Submissions

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Deadline for full chapters: January 11th 2022

Once approved by the academic editor and publishing review team, chapters are written and submitted according to pre-agreed parameters

Full chapters peer reviewed

Review results due: April 1st 2022

Full chapter manuscripts are screened for plagiarism and undergo a Main Editor Peer Review. Results are sent to authors within 30 days of submission, with suggestions for rounds of revisions.

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Expected publication date: May 31st 2022

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About the editor

Samson Jerold Samuel Chelladurai

Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Samson Jerold Samuel Chelladurai, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology (SKCET), Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. He received a Gold Medal and secured University First Rank for his outstanding performance in post-graduation. He obtained a Ph.D. in Composite Materials from Anna University, Chennai, India, in 2018. He is specialized in the manufacturing of metal matrix composites, characterization of composites, tribology, and optimization techniques. He is currently guiding six research scholars in the fields of manufacturing engineering. He has published many research articles in SCI- and Scopus-indexed journals. He served as lead editor for special issues in various international journals. He has also published five books, five patents, and received grants worth $89,000 USD. He has received several awards from SKCET and other organizations and societies.

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