मालवीय राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान जयपुर (राष्ट्रीय महत्व का संस्थान)
Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur (An Institute of National Importance)
Department of Management Studies


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Awards & Honours

  • Ph.D.(Operations) from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi(2022)
    M. Tech.(Logistics Infrastructure Systems) from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee(2017)
    B .Tech.(Mechanical) from GGU Central University, Chhattisgarh(2015)
Research Interests

, Industrial Management, Circular Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics, Production & Operations Management, E-Waste Management.

Brief Research Profile

Dr. Ayush Gautam is an Assistant Professor in Production & Operations Management at MNIT Jaipur. With a rich background in academia and industry, including a stint as an Analytics and Modeling Specialist at Accenture, Dr. Gautam focuses on supply chain management, circular economy, and sustainable transportation. He was a Newton Bhabha PhD fund recipient and a Visiting Scholar at Loughborough University, UK. Currently, he leads pioneering work in circular supply chain business models for waste management, showcasing his commitment to addressing global challenges.

Professional Background
  • Assistant Professor at MNIT jaipur [14 February 2024 - Present].
    Solution design Architect at Accenture [02 August 2022 - 13 February 2024].
    Product Consultant at Verdis [14 March 2022 - 30 July 2022].
    Research Scholar at IIT Delhi [21 July 2017 - 13 March 2022].

  • Operation Management

  • Ayush Gautam , Ravi Shankar , Prem Vrat, "Managing end-of-life solar photovoltaic e-waste in India: A circular economy approach" , Journal of Business Research (Elsevier) Volume :142 / 287-300 / 2022 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2021.12.034
  • 2021
  • Ayush Gautam , Ravi Shankar , Prem Vrat , "End-of-life solar photovoltaic e-waste assessment in India: a step towards a circular economy" , Sustainable Production and Consumption (Elsevier) Volume :26 / 65-77 / 2021 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spc.2020.09.011

  • A Gautam, R Shankar, P Vrat, "Circular Economy Based Approach for Managing End-of-Life Solar PV Waste in India " , ORSI by :ORSI at IIM Ahmedabad / / 2019
  • A Gautam, R Shankar, P Vrat, "Managing End-of-Life Life Solar PV A Futuristic Problem" , Industry Day IIT DELHI by :IIT Delhi at IIT Delhi / / 2019
  • 2018
  • A Gautam, R Shankar, P Vrat, "Classification and Estimation of Solar Panel Waste in India" , AGBAs 16th World Congress 16 by :AGBA at IIT DELHI / / 2018

  • Co-curricular and Academic Interaction Council (CAIC) PhD representative in IIT Delhi from - 01-07-2021 to 30-06-2022

  • Finalist of UK Alumni Awards 2021. for given by British Council Year - 2021
  • Article featured by most Renouned magzine for https://www.pv-magazine.com/2021/05/25/india-could-have-2-95bn-tons-of-solar-waste-by-2047/ given by PV Magzine Year - 2021
  • Newton Bhabha Research Fellow for Visited Loughborough University Uk for an Semester given by British Council Year - 2020
  • Best Paper Award for given by AGBA International Conference Year - 2019
  • MHRD Scholarship for GATE 2015 given by MHRD Year - 2015