Manish Verma

Dr. Manish Verma

Associate Professor - Area Chair

Operations Management

CONTACT INFORMATION

BIO

Manish Verma is an Associate Professor of Operations Management in the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. He has an MBA and a PhD in Business Administration with Operations Management/ Management Science specialization, both from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. His research interests are in multimodal transportation of dangerous goods, risk assessment, network design and planning issues in transportation, humanitarian logistics, green supply chain management, and disruption/ resilience in transportation systems. His current research engagements focus on safety and security issues in freight transportation and on humanitarian logistics, and are funded by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) grants. His works have been published in leading international journals in transportation, and in operations research. He has been approached by media to comment on railroad accidents of dangerous goods.

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

July 2022

A Subsidy Policy To Managing Hazmat Risk In Railroad Transportation Network

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: N Bhavsar, Manish Verma
February 2022

Optimal Location Of Accident Relief Facilities In A Railway Network

JOURNAL : SAFETY SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: G Tripathi, An Tanksale, Manish Verma
January 2022

A Tri-level Mixed-integer Program For The Optimal Fortification Of A Rail Intermodal Terminal Network

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: H Sarhadi, Dm Tulett, Manish Verma
September 2021

A Framework To Managing Disruption Risk In Rail-truck Intermodal Transportation Networks

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E: LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: Gy Ke, Manish Verma
June 2021

A Budget-constrained Partial Protection Planning Of A Rail Intermodal Terminal Network

JOURNAL : SN APPLIED SCIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: H Sarhadi, Ss Chauhan, Manish Verma
May 2021

Investigating The Level And Quality Of The Information In The Environmental Disclosure Report Of A Corporation Considering Government Intervention

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: H Khosroshahi, N Azad, A Jabbarzadeh, Manish Verma
May 2021

Equitable Routing Of Rail Hazardous Materials Shipments Using Cvar Methodology

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Sd Hosseini, Manish Verma
October 2020

An Optimization Approach To Planning Rail Hazmat Shipments In The Presence Of Random Disruptions

JOURNAL : OMEGA (UNITED KINGDOM)

CONTRIBUTORS: A Jabbarzadeh, N Azad, Manish Verma
September 2020

A Robust Optimization Approach To Locating And Stockpiling Marine Oil-spill Response Facilities

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E: LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: H Sarhadi, J Naoum-sawaya, Manish Verma
January 2020

Pipeline Transportation Of Crude Oil In Canada: Environmental Risk Assessment Using Modified Diffusion Models

JOURNAL : HUMAN AND ECOLOGICAL RISK ASSESSMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: J Zhao, Manish Verma, V Verter
June 2018

Assessing Risk In The Intercontinental Transportation Of Crude Oil

JOURNAL : MARITIME ECONOMICS AND LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Aw Siddiqui, Manish Verma
April 2018

Conditional Value-at-risk (cvar) Methodology To Optimal Train Configuration And Routing Of Rail Hazmat Shipments

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART B: METHODOLOGICAL

CONTRIBUTORS: Sd Hosseini, Manish Verma
December 2017

An Analytics Approach To Dis-aggregate National Freight Data To Estimate Hazmat Traffic On Rail-links And At Rail-yards In Canada

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF RAIL TRANSPORT PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: A Vaezi, Manish Verma
November 2017

A Conditional Value-at-risk Based Methodology To Intermediate-term Planning Of Crude Oil Tanker Fleet

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

CONTRIBUTORS: Aw Siddiqui, Manish Verma
August 2017

A Routing And Scheduling Approach To Rail Transportation Of Hazardous Materials With Demand Due Dates

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: K Fang, Gy Ke, Manish Verma
July 2017

A Value-at-risk (var) Approach To Routing Rail Hazmat Shipments

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D: TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Sd Hosseini, Manish Verma
April 2017

Impact Of Train Makeup On Hazmat Risk In A Transport Corridor

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF TRANSPORTATION SAFETY AND SECURITY

CONTRIBUTORS: J Cheng, Manish Verma, V Verter
March 2017

An Analytical Approach To The Protection Planning Of A Rail Intermodal Terminal Network

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: H Sarhadi, Dm Tulett, Manish Verma
August 2016

A Toll-based Bi-level Programming Approach To Managing Hazardous Materials Shipments Over An Intermodal Transportation Network

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D: TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: G Assadipour, Gy Ke, Manish Verma
March 2016

Disruption Risk Management In Railroad Networks: An Optimization-based Methodology And A Case Study

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART B: METHODOLOGICAL

CONTRIBUTORS: N Azad, Elkafi Hassini, Manish Verma
June 2015

A Defender-attacker-defender Approach To The Optimal Fortification Of A Rail Intermodal Terminal Network

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF TRANSPORTATION SECURITY

CONTRIBUTORS: H Sarhadi, Dm Tulett, Manish Verma
April 2015

Planning And Managing Intermodal Transportation Of Hazardous Materials With Capacity Selection And Congestion

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E: LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: G Assadipour, Gy Ke, Manish Verma
January 2015

A Bi-objective Approach To Routing And Scheduling Maritime Transportation Of Crude Oil

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D: TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Aw Siddiqui, Manish Verma
November 2014

An Analytical Framework For Integrated Maritime Terminal Scheduling Problems With Time Windows

JOURNAL : EXPERT SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: G Assadipour, Gy Ke, Manish Verma
January 2014

Transport Mode Selection For Toxic Gases: Rail Or Road?

JOURNAL : RISK ANALYSIS

CONTRIBUTORS: M Bagheri, Manish Verma, V Verter
November 2013

A Periodic Planning Model For Maritime Transportation Of Crude Oil

JOURNAL : EURO JOURNAL ON TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: A Siddiqui, Manish Verma, D Tulett
October 2013

Optimal Location And Capability Of Oil-spill Response Facilities For The South Coast Of Newfoundland

JOURNAL : OMEGA (UNITED KINGDOM)

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, M Gendreau, G Laporte
January 2012

A Bi-objective Model For Planning And Managing Rail-truck Intermodal Transportation Of Hazardous Materials

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E: LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, V Verter, N Zufferey
April 2011

Silver Nitrate In Interventional Pulmonology

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF BRONCHOLOGY & INTERVENTIONAL PULMONOLOGY

CONTRIBUTORS: Dinesh Mehta, Chavi Mehta, Sanchit Wadhwa, Som dutt Bassi, Manish Verma, Sulbha Singla
January 2011

Railroad Transportation Of Dangerous Goods: A Conditional Exposure Approach To Minimize Transport Risk

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART C: EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
January 2011

A Tactical Planning Model For Railroad Transportation Of Dangerous Goods

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, V Verter, M Gendreau
November 2010

Comparison Of Two Periodic Review Models For Stochastic And Price-sensitive Demand Environment

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: S Ray, Y Song, Manish Verma
May 2010

A Lead-time Based Approach For Planning Rail-truck Intermodal Transportation Of Dangerous Goods

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, V Verter
March 2010

Choosing Vehicle Capacity To Minimize Risk For Transporting Flammable Materials

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF LOSS PREVENTION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES

CONTRIBUTORS: X Guo, Manish Verma
January 2009

A Cost And Expected Consequence Approach To Planning And Managing Railroad Transportation Of Hazardous Materials

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D: TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
May 2007

Railroad Transportation Of Dangerous Goods: Population Exposure To Airborne Toxins

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, V Verter
January 1994

Factorization And Feedback Stabilization For Nonlinear Systems

JOURNAL : SYSTEMS AND CONTROL LETTERS

CONTRIBUTORS: Ja Ball, Manish Verma
January 1993

Minimal-degree Coprime Factorizations Of Rational Matrix Functions

JOURNAL : LINEAR ALGEBRA AND ITS APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Ja Ball, J Kim, L Rodman, Manish Verma
December 1992

Factorization And The Nehari Theorem In Time-varying Systems

JOURNAL : MATHEMATICS OF CONTROL, SIGNALS, AND SYSTEMS

CONTRIBUTORS: G Tadmor, Manish Verma

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

January 2020

An Analytical Investigation Of Solar Water Heater Performance During Winter Period In Jharkhand Region

CONFERENCE : LECTURE NOTES IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

CONTRIBUTORS: Am Sharan, M Pathak, Manish Verma
January 2018

Optimal Investment Decisions For Recovery From Disruptions In The Decentralized Supply Chains

CONFERENCE : PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: N Azad, Elkafi Hassini, Manish Verma
2014

A Metaheuristic Approach To The Maritime Terminal Crane Scheduling Problem

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, Ghazal Assadipour, Ginger y Ke
2014

A Risk-cost Approach To Routing & Scheduling Crude Oil Tankers

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, Atiq waliullah Siddiqui
June 2013

Planning Models For Rail Transportation Of Hazardous Materials

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
March 2013

Security Aspects Of Hazmat Transportation Using Railroads

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
February 2012

An Expected Risk Model For Rail Transport Of Hazardous Materials

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
September 2011

A Comprehensive Risk Assessment Framework For Rail Transport Of Hazardous Materials

CONFERENCE : ICTIS 2011: MULTIMODAL APPROACH TO SUSTAINED TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT - INFORMATION, TECHNOLOGY, IMPLEMENTATION - PROCEEDINGS OF THE 1ST INT. CONF. ON TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION AND SAFETY

CONTRIBUTORS: M Bagheri, Manish Verma, V Veter
2008

The Trade-offs In Rail-truck Intermodal Transportation Of Hazardous Materials: An Illustrative Case Study

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma