Subramaniam Arunachalam

Dr Subramaniam Arunachalam

Senior Lecturer

Production Management, Manufacturing Strategy and Manufacturing Management

Department of Engineering & Construction , School Of Architecture, Computing And Engineering

Dr Subramaniam Arunachalam is a senior lecturer in mechanical engineering. He holds a Doctorate in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and an Honours degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering.


  • PhD (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering), University of Hertfordshire
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Coventry University
  • BEng (Hons) Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of East London
  • BSc (Chemistry) University of Madras, India

Areas Of Interest

Fields of research interest include flexible manufacturing cell design, quality control techniques, automation systems material requirement planning, lean manufacturing, Six Sigma quality issues, business process outsourcing, total quality management, business process reengineering, inventory management, manufacturing systems simulation, manufacturing strategy, worker training, material flow, value stream mapping, just-in-time, MRP, ERP, supply chain management, team value management, mass customization and product development.