Manish Verma

Dr. Manish Verma

Associate Professor - Area Chair

Operations Management

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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

September 2021

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

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E: LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: Ginger y Ke, Manish Verma
August 2021

A Subsidy Policy To Managing Hazmat Risk In Railroad Transportation Network

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Nishit Bhavsar, Manish Verma
June 2021

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

JOURNAL : SN APPLIED SCIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: Hassan Sarhadi, Satyaveer s Chauhan, Manish Verma
May 2021

Equitable Routing Of Rail Hazardous Materials Shipments Using Cvar Methodology

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS & OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: S davod Hosseini, Manish Verma
May 2021

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

JOURNAL : HUMAN AND ECOLOGICAL RISK ASSESSMENT: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL

CONTRIBUTORS: Jiahong Zhao, Manish Verma, Vedat Verter
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: Hossein Khosroshahi, Nader Azad, Armin Jabbarzadeh, 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: Hassan Sarhadi, Joe Naoum-sawaya, Manish Verma
June 2018

Assessing Risk In The Intercontinental Transportation Of Crude Oil

JOURNAL : MARITIME ECONOMICS & LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Atiq w 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: S davod Hosseini, 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: Kan Fang, Ginger y 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: S davod Hosseini, Manish Verma
April 2017

Impact Of Train Makeup On Hazmat Risk In A Transport Corridor

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF TRANSPORTATION SAFETY & SECURITY

CONTRIBUTORS: Jie Cheng, Manish Verma, Vedat Verter
March 2017

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

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Hassan Sarhadi, David m 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: Ghazal Assadipour, Ginger y Ke, 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: Hassan Sarhadi, David m Tulett, Manish Verma
June 2015

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

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D: TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Atiq w Siddiqui, 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: Ghazal Assadipour, Ginger y Ke, Manish Verma
November 2014

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

JOURNAL : EXPERT SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS

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

Transport Mode Selection For Toxic Gases: Rail Or Road?

JOURNAL : RISK ANALYSIS

CONTRIBUTORS: Morteza Bagheri, Manish Verma, Vedat Verter
November 2013

A Periodic Planning Model For Maritime Transportation Of Crude Oil

JOURNAL : EURO JOURNAL ON TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Atiq Siddiqui, Manish Verma, David Tulett
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, Vedat Verter, Nicolas Zufferey
May 2011

A Tactical Planning Model For Railroad Transportation Of Dangerous Goods

JOURNAL : TRANSPORTATION SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma, Vedat Verter, Michel Gendreau
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
November 2010

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

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Saibal Ray, Yuyue Song, Manish Verma
March 2010

Choosing Vehicle Capacity To Minimize Risk For Transporting Flammable Materials

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF LOSS PREVENTION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES

CONTRIBUTORS: Xiaolin Guo, Manish Verma
September 1994

Factorization And Feedback Stabilization For Nonlinear Systems

JOURNAL : SYSTEMS & CONTROL LETTERS

CONTRIBUTORS: Joseph a Ball, Manish Verma
June 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: Gilead Tadmor, Manish Verma

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

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
February 2012

An Expected Risk Model For Rail Transport Of Hazardous Materials

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma
2008

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

CONTRIBUTORS: Manish Verma