Dr. Abdullahil Azeem


Email: azeem@ipe.buet.ac.bd | Office Ext: 7913

Research Areas
  2. Operations Management

Academic Background

Ph.D (2004) University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada.

M.Engineering (1996) Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand

B.Sc. Engineering (1993) Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Postgraduate Courses:

  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Project Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organization Behaviour
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Communication
Undergraduate Courses:
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Operations Management
  • Project Management
  • Economics for IPE

Selected Publications

Book Publications

  1. Editor, “Basic Management Skill for the Garment Industry”, Module 2, Managing in Bangladesh Garment Industry series.
  2. Editor, “Managing the Working Environment of a Garment Factory”, Module 5, Managing in Bangladesh Garment Industry series.
Journal Papers
  1. Ali. S. M., Paul, S. K., Ahsan, K. and Azeem, A., “Optimization of Raw Material Inventory Using an Artificial Neural Network (ANN)”, Accepted, International Journal of Operational and Quantitative Management, 2011.
  2. Rashed, C. A. A. and Azeem, A., “Effect of Information and Knowledge Sharing on Supply Chain Performance: A Case Study”, Journal of Operations and Supply Chain Management, Vol. 3(2), pp. 61-77, 2011.
  3. Paul, S. K. and Azeem, A., “An Artificial Neural Network Model for Optimization of Finished Goods Inventory”, International Journal of Industrial Engineering Computations, Vol. 2, pp. 431-438, 2011.
  4. Ahsan, M.K. and Azeem, A., “Insights of apparel supply chain operations: a case study”, International Journal of Integrated Supply Chain Management, Vol. 5(4), pp. 322-343, 2010.
  5. Ahsan, M.K. and Azeem, A., “Operational Performance Analysis of a Public Hospital Laboratory”, International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector, Vol. 2(4), pp. 22-38, 2010.
  6. Sultana, I, Azeem, A. and Dhar, N. R., "Effect of Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) on Cutting Temperature, Chip, Cutting Forces, Tool Wear and Surface Roughness in Hard Turning”, International Journal of Advances in Machining and Forming Operations, Vol. 2(1), pp. 55-69, 2010.
  7. Paul, S. K. and Azeem, A., “Minimization of Work In Process Inventory in Hybrid Flow Shop Scheduling Using Fuzzy Logic”, International Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol. 17(2), pp. 115-127, 2010.
  8. Paul, S. K. and Azeem, A., “Selection of the Optimal Number of Shifts in Fuzzy Environment: Manufacturing Company’s Facility Application”, Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management, Vol. 3(1), pp. 54-67, 2010.
  9. Azeem, A., “Selection of Efficient Cut Pattern for Simple Pocket Machining In Traditional Milling”, Journal of Manufacturing Engineering, Vol. 5(1), pp. 23-30, 2010.
  10. Bhattacharjee, B. and Azeem, A., “Development of an Improved CNC Interpolator and Performance Evaluation in terms of Chordal Error and Feedrate Deviation”, International Journal of Quality and Innovation, InderScience, 1(1), 83-96, 2009.
  11. Sultana, F., Razive, N. I. and Azeem, A., “Implementation of Statistical Process Control (SPC) for Manufacturing Performance Improvement”, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 40(1), pp. 15-21,2009.
  12. Teng, Z., Feng, H.-Y. and Azeem, A., “Generation of efficient tool paths by machining area segmentation from massive data points”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 30, 254-260, 2006.
  13. Azeem, A., Feng, H.-Y. and Orban, P., “Processing of noisy cutting force data for determining empirical parameters of a ball-end milling force model”, Measurement, 38(2), 113-123, 2005.
  14. Azeem, A., Feng, H.-Y. and Wang, L., “Simplified and efficient calibration of a mechanistic cutting force model for ball-end milling”, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 44, 291-298, 2004.
  15. Nagarur, N. and Azeem, A., “Impact of commonality and flexibility on manufacturing performance - a simulation study”, International Journal of Production Economics, 60-61, 125-134, 1999.
Conference Papers
  1. Paul, S. K. and Azeem, A., Defects Identification and Analysis of a Pharmaceutical Product using Pareto and Cause-Effect Analysis, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Mechanical Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. RT-23-1-6, 2009.
  2. Ahammed, F. and Azeem, A., Application of AHP Model for Selecting the Most Appropriate Package of Solar Home System in Bangladesh, Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Development in Statistical Sciences, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 353-360, 2008.
  3. Ahsan, K. and Azeem, A., A Study of Supply Chain Sustainability in Apparel Sector, Proceedings of the 3rd World Conference on Production and Operations Management, POM TOKYO, Japan, pp. 1787-1798, 2008.
  4. Azeem, A., Feng, H.-Y. and Wang, L., A simplified approach for determining empirical cutting force coefficients for ball-end milling, Proceedings of the 31st North American Manufacturing Research Conference, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, pp. 121-128, 2003.
  5. Nagarur, N. and Azeem, A., Impact of commonality on manufacturing performance - a simulation study, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Production Research, Osaka, Japan, pp. 246-249, 1997.