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Dr Subhash Chandra Singhal

[Dr Subhash C Singhal]

Associate Professor of Instruction, Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering
Last Updated: September 22, 2021
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Education

Education

    • 1977 PhD in Industrial Engineering
      The University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1974 MS in Industrial Engineering
      The University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1972 ME in Production Engineering
      Indian Institute Of Technology
    • 1970 BS in Mechanical Engineering
      Punjab University

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2008 Six-Sigma Black Belt Certification, American Society of Quality Control

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2001 to 2015 Consultant
      Ramtech Consulting
      Providing consulting services in Process Improvement and Quality Engineeringto US and European Pharmaceutical companies(Aventis, Cangene, Genentech, Genzyme, Gilead, Novartis, and Sandoz).
    • 1991 to 2001 Manager/Distinguished Member of Technical Staff
      Lucent Power Systems (Dallas, TX)
      Manager/Distinguished Member of Technical Staff: Managed functions and led efforts related to all aspects of quality and reliability. Provided expertise in the area of reliability including reliability modeling, MTBF calculations, reliability testing, and field reliability. Also provided expertise in the areas of quality improvements, SPC, sampling plans, design of experiments, and field performance. Extensively involved in TQM implementation; ISO 9001 Certification; the Deming Prize; and Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award. Taught courses to the management and manufacturing employees on SPC and quality improvement. • Managed Product Reliability, Qualification, Safety Compliance areas for the last 6 years • Led the manufacturing process improvement efforts, which resulted in four-fold reduction of assembly-related defects • Conducted design of experiments which resulted in three-fold reduction in solder-related defects • Coordinated and led the effort to apply for the AT&T Chairman's Quality Award (based on Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award Criteria) and our business unit (AT&T Power Systems) scored highest (> 600) among the ten business units of AT&T Microelectronics • An Active member of the lead team which was responsible for achieving ISO 9001 registration (Received certification in October, 1992) • Led SPC Implementation effort at AT&T Power Systems to satisfy the criteria for the world's most prestigious quality award - Deming Prize • Conducted workshops and trained over 400 managers and engineers in Statistical Process Control concepts and methods
    • 1987 to 1991 Member of Technical Staff,
      Quality Process Center, AT&T Bell Labs (Holmdel, NJ)
      Member of Technical Staff, Quality Process Center: Responsibilities included development and implementation of tools & techniques related to Reliability and Quality. Developed Multi-Process Analysis Chart which can be used for determining and illustrating the performance of a group of processes. This tool is currently used at several Lucent manufacturing locations and AT&T has been awarded a Patent on this chart
    • 1977 to 1985 Director of Quality Engineering
      Alcon Laboratories, Inc (Fort Worth, TX)
      Director of Quality Engineering: Provided expertise and services in the areas of quality engineering including statistical process control, quality assurance, system engineering and computer systems. Responsibilities included development, training, and implementation of quality systems, SPC tools & techniques, specifications, and inspection & test procedures for various functions of quality assurance. Also involved in performing Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Audits, developing statistical sampling plans for inspection and testing. As a member of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PMA) Standing Committee on Statistics, actively involved in developing statistical tools and techniques to be used throughout the pharmaceutical industry for inspection and testing of the drug product.

Other Activities

Other Activities

      • Mar 2020
        Consulting related to Process Improvement (Productivity/Efficiency) (Memphis, TN)
        Cognate BioServices
      • Jan 2001
        Consultant: Providing consulting services in Process Improvement and Quality Engineering to US and European Pharmaceutical companies (Aventis, Cangene, Genentech, Genzyme, Gilead, Novartis, and Sandoz): • Consulting in Process Improvements (Manufacturing/Quality/Supply-Chain) • Developing Capacity/Resource Models for various operational and functional area, • Leading process improvement efforts related to cycle time reduction, productivity improvement, resource optimization, waste and cost reduction • Providing leadership and direction in all areas of process/quality improvement and Lean Manufacturing • Leading projects and teams using Lean Manufacturing principles. Drive performance excellence and embrace the role of a change agent • Coaching/Training all level of management/staff in lean methodologies, statistical process control, waste reduction, and continuous improvement (Kaizen) • Established effective metrics and standards Some of the accomplishments are: • Cost Savings (In millions of Dollars) by streamlining the process, optimization of resources and elimination of waste • Significant reduction in cycle time (Up to 50%) • Significant improvement in productivity and efficiency (Up to 40%)
        Ramtech

Publications


      1990
      • Book
        FORTRAN and Engineering Applications
        [Garg, SatyaPrakash, Singhal, SubhashC]. "OXFORD and IBH PUBLISHING CO. PVT LTD".

      1991
      • Book Chapter
        Quality Control
        Intelligent Design and Manufacturing
        [Singhal, SubhashC]. "John Wiley and Sons".

      1991
      • Journal Article
        Multi-process Performance Analysis Chart with Capability Zones
        [Singhal, SubhashC]. Quality Engineering.

      1989
      • Journal Article
        Determination of Manufacturing Cycle in Multi-stage Production System
        [Singhal, SubhashC]. International Journal of Operations and Production Management.
      • Journal Article
        Failure Estimates with Replacement/Repair
        [Singhal, SubhashC]. Quality and Reliability Engineering International.

      1980
      • Journal Article
        A Statistical Model for Optical Instrument Location
        [Singhal, SubhashC]. Optical Engineering : the Journal of the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.

Courses

      • IE 5191-001 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Advanced Studies in Industrial | Course Id: 103226)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5191-003 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Advanced Studies in Industrial | Course Id: 103226)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-900 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 4308-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103201)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-002 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-003 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-005 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 2308-004 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-003 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-900 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4308-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103201)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-002 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-004 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-900 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-002 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-005 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO PROB AND STATS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-002 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-004 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 4308-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103201)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-002 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-003 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-004 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-001 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-002 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-005 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5303-001 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 5303-002 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 5303-003 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 5303-004 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 5303-005 QUALITY SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103231)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-001 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-002 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-005 ADVANCED ENGR ECONOMY
        (Course Id: 103232)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-003 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-004 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-005 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-003 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-001 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-002 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5317-004 INTRO TO STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 103245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 2308-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-002 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-003 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-001 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-001 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-002 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-003 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-003 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • IE 3301-001 ENGINEERING PROBABILITY
        (Course Id: 103178)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015 Download Syllabus