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Aravind Satyanarayanan

Aravind Satyanarayanan

MS Student - Graduated


Currently, he is pursuing his Master’s degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering at The University of Tennessee under the guidance of Dr. Rapinder Sawhney.

In the university,

  • His major role has been the Teaching Assistant for classes that cover Lean Systems and Thinking, Engineering Fundamentals program.
  • Students from various majors that include Integrated Business and Engineering Program, Industrial Engineering majors including sophomores, senior year and few working professional cohort students.
  • His focus of research in validating factors responsible for enhancing training industrial professionals in lean manufacturing using team based Learning and 3D Hologram as the study tool. 


  • Implemented Zone Based Manufacturing to reduce transportation waste in the factory floor, thereby increasing the throughput by 40%, organizing effective employee engagement by ergonomic principles.
  • Developed a scheduling algorithm to handle the increasing capacity constraint of the distribution facility in processing the E-Commerce demand from 1 Million to 5 Million units per day.
  • Surveyed employees on the line to allocate resources equally to convert a non-value-added workstation into an extra quality workstation and increased throughput rate by 14%.


  • Operations Management.
  • Lean Processes.
  • FMEA, Risk mitigation in Industries. 
  • Six Sigma Methodology.
  • Manufacturing Technology and Statistical Process Controls.


  • Masters in Industrial and Systems Engineering;
  • Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

Professional Service

  • Implemented Continuous Quality Improvement projects using Lean and Six Sigma tools (Root cause analysis, A3, Kanban, DMAIC, PDCA, VSM, Regression Analysis).
  • Administered the combined advantages of Systems based thinking and critical problem-solving techniques using Hypothesis testing, and ANOVA to obtain greater efficiency and effectiveness.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Six Sigma Green Belt.
  • MS Excel - Statistical process Control.
Aravind Satyanarayanan

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