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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge

 

Dr Jag Srai

Dr Jag Srai

Head, Centre of International Manufacturing, Department of Engineering


Office Phone: 01223 765601

Biography:

Jag is Head of the Centre for International Manufacturing, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge where he completed his PhD in Engineering, Manufacturing and Management. His research work and that of his group involves working closely with Industry in the analysis, design and operation of international production, supply and service networks.

Subject groups/Research projects

Supply Chains and Food Security:

Research Interests

Current research areas include global value network analysis, service network integration, supply network resilience, sustainable industrial systems network design, and the development of new forms of supply network that support emerging industries. Research projects are cross-sector in nature but include supply network and industry transformations linked to specific challenges within Pharmaceuticals, Food, Automotive and Aerospace.

  • International Supply Chains
  • Supply Network Design - International firms and Multinational Corporations
  • Supply Chain Capability - Capability Models
  • Supply Chain Configuration - Influence on capability and performance
  • Service Supply Chain operations
  • Value chain analysis & mapping techniques
  • Sustainable supply chain design

Keywords

technology

Key Publications

  • Harrington, T.S., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. Designing multi-organisational service networks – relationships, processes, operating philosophy. AI and Society: Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication.
  • Harrington, T.S., Srai, J.S., Kumar, M., Forthcoming, 2016. Identifying design criteria for urban system ‘last-mile’ solutions – a multi-stakeholder perspective. Production Planning & Control.
  • Harrington, T.S., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. Understanding stages of supply network emergence in technology commercialisation. International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management.
  • Harrington, T.S., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. Designing a concept of operations architecture for next generation multi-organisational service networks. AI and Society: Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication.
  • Kumar, M., Graham, G., Hennelly, P., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. How will Smart City Production Systems Change Supply Chain Management. International Journal of Production Research.
  • Kumar, M., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. Implications of climate change associated extreme weather events on supply chains. AI and Society: Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication.
  • Kumar, M., Srai, J.S., Gregory, M.J., Forthcoming, 2016. Risk management in production location decision. Production Planning & Control.
  • Kumar, M., Srai, J.S., Minakata, Y., Forthcoming, 2016. Environmental Sustainability Dynamics of an Industrial System: A case study on the UK Medical Technology sector. International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management.
  • Prakash, G., Kumar, M., Srai, J.S., Forthcoming, 2016. Managing Food Supply Chain: A Social Sustainability Perspective. AI and Society: Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication.