Ramachandran Radharamanan

Ramachandran Radharamanan is currently working as Professor of Industrial Engineering and Director of the Mercer Entrepreneurship Engineering Education Program (MEEEP) at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. He has thirty-seven years of experience teaching, research, and consulting. His previous administrative roles include: President of International Society for Productivity Enhancement, Acting Director of Industrial Engineering as well as Director of Advanced Manufacturing Center at Marquette University, and Research Director of the CAM and Robotics Center at San Diego State University. His primary research and teaching interests are in the areas of manufacturing systems, robotics and automation, innovation and entrepreneurship, quality engineering, and product and process development. He has organized and chaired four international conferences, co-chaired two, and organized and chaired one regional seminar. He has received two teaching awards and several research and service awards in the United States and in Brazil. His professional affiliations include ASEE, IIE, ASQ, SME, ASME, and ISPE.