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A highly skilled professional with a strong desire to contribute to the productivity & proficiency of a progressive organization. A conscientious individual with a strong work ethic and the ability to interface with others at all levels.

Courses Taught

  1. Operations Management, Stochastic System Simulation, Industrial Design, Operations Research, Production Planning & Control, Manufacturing Strategy
  1. Project Management, Total Quality Management, Decision Making
  1. Organizational Excellence

Research Publications

  1. • M. Shafiq, A. Ahmad, et al. (2006). "Extent and validation of needs theories in Pakistan and role in motivation process Journal of Quality & Technology Management 2: 13-25
  2. • A. Ahmad, M. Ilyas Mazhar., Ian Howard. A framework for the adoption of Rapid Prototyping for SME’s: From Strategic to Operational International Journal of Industrial Engineering: Theory Applications and Practice 19(3), 161-170, 2012.
  3. • A.Mahmood, A.Khaliq, A.Ahmad. Organizational Orientations, Green Supply Chain Practices and Organizational Performance. Journal of Quality & Technology Management XIII(1) 117-138, 2017.
  4. • W.Rehman, A.Ahmad, F.Bashir, S.Azeem. Intellectual Capital Driven Performance: Role of Innovation Performance and Business Process Capabilities. Pakistan Economic and Social Review 55(1), 223-246, 2017.
  5. • I.Badawi, M.A.Ashmawy, W.A.Yusmawiza, I.Chaudhry, N.Ali, A.Ahmad. Application of Failure Mode Effect Criticality Analysis(FMECA) To A Computer Integrated Manufcturing (CIM) Conveyor Belt. Engineering Technology & Applied Research 8(3), 3023-3027, 2018
  6. • A.A.Ali, A, Mahmood, A.Ahmad, A, Ikram. Boosting Up Operational Performance of Manufacturing Organization Through Interpretive Structural Modelling of Enabling Practices. Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2020
  7. • M.M.Rashid, A.H. Qureshi. M.U.Awan, A.Mahmood, A.Ahmad. Identifying and Ranking Critical Success Factors of Lean Manufacturing Implementation in Automotive Sector using (AHP) Approach. Journal of Research Society of Pakistan, 57(10), 2020
  1. • N. A. Akhtar, A. Ahmad, et al. (2006). Integrated Quality Management System for universities. A case of IQTM University of the Punjab. 1st International Conference on Assessing Quality in Higher Education, Lahore, Pakistan
  2. • A. Ahmad, M. Hasan, Erik, Jan. Time Compression Technology: Why limited uptake in SME’s. 2nd International Conference on Additive Technologies 2008. Ptuj Slovenia.
  3. • A. Ahmad, M. Hasan, Erik, Jan. A Strategic Framework & Key Drivers for RP Adoption. The 33rd Rapid Prototyping Symposium 22-23 June 2009. Tokyo. Japan
  4. • A. Ahmad, M. Ilyas Mazhar., Von Voorthuysen Erik Jan. Strengthening SMEs through Rapid Prototyping to meet future challenges Why & How? 14th Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium 24-25 Sep 2009 Cambridge UK.
  5. . Ahmad, M. Ilyas Mazhar, Ian Howard. A systems approach for the effective adoption of rapid prototyping for SME’s 2nd International Conference on Industrial Engineering & Operations Management 22-24 Jan 2011 Kualalumpur, Malaysia
  6. • A. Ahmad, Mariam, A. Tarar. 3D Printing, Capabilities, Challenges & Future. First International Young Engineer Convention (FIYEC-2014) 18-20 April Lahore Pakistan.
  7. • A. Hajira, Saleem, A, Tabasum, A. Ahmad. An Audible Electronic Navigation Aid for Blinds Using Ultrasonic Sensors. First International Young Engineer Convention (FIYEC-2014) 18-20 April Lahore Pakistan
  8. • Technical Decision Making for Governments in Developing Countries: The need for an Industrial Engineering Approach, A. Ahmad. World Conference on Technology, Innovation and Enterpenuership.28-30 May 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  1. Centralized procurement and fabrication systems among similar fabrication projects
  2. Measuring emotional intelligence and effective leadership and assessing their relationship among managers in engineering organizations of Pakistan
  3. Impact of gender and age on productivity of assembly line workers: a case study on promotional industry.
  4. Impact of quality assurance team for the development of software product
  5. Effect of human resources outcomes on total quality management
  6. Mitigation technology selection challenges in healthcare: an expert system based approach.
  7. Development of perceived service quality scale (HSSQ) for health sector in Pakistan: a quantitative approach.
  8. Implementation of lean process improvement in wheat procurement process of passco.
  9. Motivation and its impacts on performance in organization.
  10. Realization of Total Quality Management in Pakistani Universities through Human Resource Information System: Benefits, Barriers, Reason for Failure
  11. Hierarchical framework development for maintenance performance measurement (MPM) for rental power service industry
  12. To evaluate barriers in adopting sustainable procurement and production (SPP) initiatives in a supply chain by using analytical hierarchy process (AHP
  13. Software risk assessment in Pakistani software industry. An expert systems based approach.
  14. Development of Euro-II feul tank and study of its problems and countermeasures.
  15. Risk management in enterprise resource planning projects
  16. Influence of managerial control on the performance of public sector infrastructure development projects: the moderating role of organizational environment risk.
  17. The effect of customer satisfaction with quality on customer relations: mediation of customer loyalty
  18. Technology assessment and selection using expert choise software based on AHP(analytical heirachy process) approach.

Administrative Roles

  • Member Board of Studies
  • Member Board of Faculty
  • Member Departmental Doctoral Program Coordination Committe
  • Editor Journal of Quality & Technology Management
Dr. Ayyaz Ahmad

Industrial Engineering & Management