Tanmoy  Kundu

Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques
Assistant Professor

Tanmoy  Kundu

Academic Qualifications

Ph.D. (Operations & Supply Chain Management), National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015-2019
M.E. (Production Engineering), Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 2011-2013
B.E. (Mechanical Engineering), CSVTU, Bhilai, India, 2007-2011


  • Ph.D. Thesis writing grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of Taiwan, 2018-2019.
  • Research Assistantship (MOST-Taiwan Sponsored Project), 2016-2019.
  • Fellowship for the Outstanding International Doctoral Student from National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015-2018
  • Postgraduate (GATE) fellowship, Jadavpur University, 2011-2013.

Tanmoy  Kundu

Teaching & Research Experience

June 2023 - Present: Assistant Professor, International Management Institute New Delhi, India
April 2022 - May 2023: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India
September 2020 - April 2022: Research Fellow (Industrial Research & Consultancy), The Logistics Institute - Asia Pacific, National University of Singapore
November 2019 - August 2020: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya, India
July 2019 - October 2019: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Entrepreneurial Experience

October 2022 - Present: Co-founder, COSBOS (DRBISHA LLP), India
January 2021 - Present: Advisory Board Member, Road Express Pvt. Ltd., India
February 2017 - June 2019: Co-founder, OM Share Charge, NTU Garage, Taipei, Taiwan
January 2014 - July 2015: Co-founder & Director, Systron Technologies Pvt. Ltd., India

Tanmoy  Kundu

Dr. Tanmoy Kundu obtained his Ph.D. from National Taiwan University. During his doctoral studies, he was awarded Fellowship for the Outstanding International Doctoral Student from  National Taiwan University and received the prestigious Ph.D. thesis writing grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of Taiwan. He was also associated with the Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya and Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur as an Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management. Furthermore, he held a position at The Logistics Institute - Asia Pacific, situated at the National University of Singapore, where he successfully led and managed various industrial research and consultancy projects centered around logistics and transportation. One such recent consultancy work involved investigating Singapore’s largest parcel delivery service provider’s AS-IS outbound parcel delivery operations in Singapore and suggesting service process and performance improvement strategies. In Singapore, he also worked with practitioners on various other projects, such as 1) E-commerce control tower for consolidation of shipments in the last-mile e-commerce logistics and 2) Mitigating risks in temperature-controlled international (Germany-Singapore) supply chains using blockchain technology.
His current research interests are in the area of Last-mile Logistics, E-Commerce Logistics, Humanitarian Logistics, Intelligent Logistics, Multi-modal (Air/Maritime/Surface) Transportation and Supply Chain Management. He uses Game Theory, Network Optimization, and Complex Networks as research methods In parallel to his research and teaching experience, he also has had entrepreneurship experience in India and Taiwan. His team won the prestigious Sinyi School Sustainability for Wellbeing award for sustainable business plan competition in 2017 held in Taipei, Taiwan, and Hult Prize@National Taiwan University, Taipei. Besides, he is also on the advisory board of various start-ups in the logistics domain.

Tanmoy  Kundu

  1. De, A., Kundu, T., Sheu, J-B., Choi, T-M., 2023. Sailing smoothly under Sulphur fuel regulations: The shipping liner’s bunkering problem. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 121, 103838. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2023.103838 (ABDC-A) 
  2. Kumar, S., Sheu, J-B., Kundu, T., 2023. Planning a parts-to-picker order picking system with consideration of the impact of perceived workload. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 173, 103088. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2023.103088 (ABDC-A*)

  3. Zhou, Y.M., Kundu, T*., Goh, M., Sheu, J-B., 2023. Beyond throughput: Incorporating air transport network topology in airport performance measurement. Journal of Air Transport Management. 112, 102458. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jairtraman.2023.102458 . (Q1/IF-6)  
  4. Zhou, Y.M., Kundu, T*., Goh, M., Chakraborty, S., Bai, X., 2023. A multi-stage multi-criteria data analytics approach to rank commercial service airports. Journal of Air Transport Management. 111, 102410. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jairtraman.2023.102410 . (Q1/IF-6)

  5. Kundu, T., Sheu, J-B., Kuo, H. T., 2022. Emergency Logistics Management—Review and Propositions for Future Research. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 164, 102789. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2022.102789 (ABDC-A*)

  6. Timperio, G., Kundu, T., Klumpp, M., de Souza, R., Hui., X. L., Goh., K. 2022. Beneficiary-centric Decision Support Framework for Enhanced Resource Coordination in Humanitarian Logistics: A Case Study from ASEAN. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2022.102909 (ABDC-A*)

  7. Mangla, S. K., Chauhan, A., Kundu, T., Mardani, A. 2022. Emergency order allocation of e-medical supplies due to the disruptive events of the healthcare crisis. Journal of Business Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2022.113398 (ABDC-A)

  8. Sheu, J-B., Kundu, T., Choi, T.M., 2021. International sustainable supply chain collaboration under bilateral governments’ policy intervention. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. https://doi.org/10.1109/TEM.2021.3108975.  (ABDC-A)

  9. Zhou, Y.M., Kundu, T*., Qin, W., Goh, M., Sheu, J-B. 2021. Vulnerability of Worldwide Air Transportation Network to Pandemics. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 154, 102469. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2021.102469. (ABDC-A*)

  10. Li, S., Zhou, Y.M., Kundu, T., Zhang, F. 2021. Impact of entry restrictions on the international connectivity of air transport network during COVID-19. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 152, 102411. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2021.102411 (ABDC-A*)

  11. Li, S., Zhou, Y.M., Kundu, T., Sheu, J.B., 2021.  Spatiotemporal variation of the worldwide air transportation network induced by COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Transport Policy. 111, 168-184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2021.08.001 (ABDC-A)

  12. Zhou, Y., Kundu, T*., Goh, M., Sheu, J. B. 2021. Multimodal transportation network centrality analysis for Belt and Road Initiative. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 149, 102292. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2021.102292 (ABDC-A*)

  13. Zhou, Y., Li, S., Kundu, T., Bai, X., Qin, W. 2021. The impact of network topology on air transportation robustness to pandemics. IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering.    https://doi.org/10.1109/TNSE.2021.3085818 (Q1/IF-5.033)

  14. Kundu, T*., Sheu. J. B. 2019. Analyzing the effect of government subsidy on shippers’ mode switching behavior in the Belt and Road strategic context. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 129, 175-202. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2019.08.007 (ABDC-A*)

  15. Kundu, T., Sheu, J. B*. 2019. Analysing the effect of government policy intervention on cross-border freight transportation flows: The Belt and Road perspective. Transportmetrica A: Transport Science. 15:2, 1360-1381.  https://doi.org/10.1080/23249935.2019.1594448 (Q1/IF-3.277)

  16. Sheu, J. B., Kundu, T*. 2018. Forecasting time-varying logistics distribution flows in the One Belt-One Road strategic context. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 117, 5–22. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.TRE.2017.03.003 (ABDC-A*)