• Industrial Distribution
  • Associate Professor
  • Holleran-Bowman Faculty Fellow
  • Phone: 979.845.2230
  • FAX: 979.845.4980
  • Email: nepal@tamu.edu
  • Office: 205C Fermier
Bimal Nepal

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 2005
  • M.E. Industrial Engineering Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, 2000
  • B.E. (Honors) Mechanical Engineering Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India, 1993

Research Interests

    • New Product development
    • Supply Chain Configurations
    • Distribution Management
    • Strategic Sourcing
    • Risk Analysis
    • Multiple Criteria Decision Modeling
    • Optimization
    • Quality and Applied Statistics
    • Reliability Analysis
    • Fuzzy Theory

Awards & Honors

  • Phillips 66 First Year Faculty Fellow, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2016-2019.
  • Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching, Research and Service, Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution, Texas A&M University, March 2017.
  • William Keeler Memorial Award for Overall Engineering Contributions, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, December, 2016.
  • Faculty Excellence Award in Service, Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution, Texas A&M University, May 2016.
  • Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching, Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution, Texas A&M University, March 2014.
  • Outstanding Alumni Award, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Wayne State University, December 2013.
  • Corrie & Jim Furber '64 Faculty Fellowship, Department of Engineering Technology & Industrial Distribution, Texas A&M University, August 2013.
  • Herbert H. Richardson Fellow, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, March 2012.
  • Distinguished Faculty Award, Professional Association for Industrial Distribution (PAID), Industrial Distribution Program, Texas A&M University, December 2011.
  • Student Recognized Award for Teaching Excellence (SRATE), The Texas A&M University Systems, July 2011.
  • Best Presenter Award, The Global Business, Economics and Finance Research Conference, July 14-17, London, United Kingdom, 2011.
  • Faculty Excellence Award in Research, Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution, Texas A&M University, December 2010.
  • Ted Eisenbech Best Paper Award for an article published in the Engineering Management Journal, West Point, New York, 2008.
  • Excellence in Research Award, College of Engineering, Technology and Computer Science, Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne, IN, 2008.