Personal Information

Harish Garg

School of Mathematics, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, Punjab, India

Harish Garg

Educations

From January 2009 to July 2013, PhD
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India

From May 2006 to May 2008, MSc (Mathematics)
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India

From July 2003 to May 2006, BSc
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India

Work Experiences

From 07/2013 to -, Assistant Professor
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Thapar University Patiala, India

From 01/2009 to 07/2013, Research Scholar
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Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India

Speciality

Fuzzy set theory

Optimization Techniques

Statistical Analysis

Fuzzy optimization

Soft Computing Techniques

Intuitionistic Fuzzy set theory

Book

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, ""Predicting uncertain behavior of complex repairable Industrial systems using PSO and fuzzy confidence interval based methodology", Handbook of Research on Novel Soft Computing Intelligent Algorithms: Theory and Practical Applications, IGI Global USA, (Ed.) P. Vasant, pp. 414 - 449, DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4450-2.ch014, ISBN13: 9781466644502, ISBN10: 1466644508, EISBN13: 9781466644519.

Harish Garg,"Modeling and analyzing system failure behavior for reliability analysis using soft computing based techniques", accepted for publication in Book Chapter of Quality and Reliability Management and Its Application, edited by H. Pham, Springer.

Harish Garg, "Integrated Framework to analyze the Performance of Process Industrial Systems using Fuzzy and Evolutionary algorithm", accepted for publication in Book Chapter of Intelligent Decision making in Quality Management, edited by C. Kahraman and S. Ugurlu, Springer

Harish Garg, " A hybrid GA-GSA algorithm for optimizing the performance of an industrial system by utilizing uncertain data",accepted for publication in Book Chapter of Artificial Intelligent Algorithms and Techniques for Handling Uncertainties: Theory and Practice", edited by P. Vasant, IGI Global, USA

Journal Articles

Harish Garg, 'Analyzing the behavior of an industrial system using fuzzy confidence interval based methodology', National Academy Science Letters, Springer, 37 (4), pp. 359 - 370, 2014 (Impact Factor: 0.240).

Harish Garg, A novel approach for analyzing the behavior of industrial systems using weakest t-norm and intuitionistic fuzzy set theory, ISA Transactions, Elsevier 53, pp. 1199 - 1208, 2014 (Impact Factor: 2.256)

Harish Garg, Performance and behavior analysis of repairable industrial systems using Vague Lambda - Tau methodology, Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, 22, pp. 323 - 338, 2014 (Impact Factor: 2.679)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani, S.P. Sharma and Yashi Vishwakarma, Bi-objective optimization of the reliability-redundancy allocation problem for series-parallel system, Journal of Manufacturing System, Elsevier, 33(3),pp. 335 - 347, 2014 (Impact Factor: 1.847)

Harish Garg, 'Reliability, availability and maintainability analysis of industrial systems using PSO and fuzzy methodology', MAPAN - Jounal of Metrology Society of India, Springer, 29(2), pp. 115 - 129, 2014 (Impact factor: 0.477)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani, S.P. Sharma and Yashi Vishwakarma, Intuitionistic fuzzy optimization technique for solving multi-objective reliability optimization problems in interval environment, Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier, 41(7), pp. 3157 - 3167, 2014 (Impact Factor: 1.965)

Harish Garg, "Solving structural engineering design optimization problems using an artificial bee colony algorithm,", Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, AIMS Publishers, 10(3), pp. 777 - 794, 2014 (Impact factor: 0.598)

Harish Garg and Monica Rani, "An approach for reliability analysis of industrial systems using PSO and IFS technique", ISA Transaction, Elsevier, 52(6), pp. 701 - 710, 2013. (Impact factor: 2.256)

Harish Garg, "An approach for analyzing fuzzy system reliability using particle swarm optimization and intuitionistic fuzzy set theory", Journal of Multiple Logic and Soft Computing, Old city Publishing, 21 (3 - 4), pp. 335-354, 2013. (Impact factor: 1.047)

Monica Rani, Harish Garg and S.P. Sharma, Cost Minimization of butter-oil processing plant using artificial bee colony technique, Mathematics and Computers in Simulations, Elsevier, 97C, pp. 94 - 107, 2014, (Impact factor: 0.856)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, An approach for analyzing the reliability of industrial systems using soft-computing based technique, Experts Systems with Applications, Elsevier, 41 (2). pp. 489 - 501 , 2014, (Impact Factor: 1.965)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, 'An efficient two phase approach for solving reliability-redundancy allocation problem using artificial bee colony technique', Computers and Operations Research, Elsevier, 40 (12), pp. 2961 - 2969, 2013. (Impact Factor: 1.718)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, "Preventive maintenance scheduling of the pulping unit in a paper mill", Japan Journal of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Springer, 30(2), pp. 397 - 414, 2013, (Impact factor: 0.269)

Harish Garg, S.P. Sharma and Monica Rani, "Weibull fuzzy probability distribution for analyzing the behavior of pulping unit in a paper industry", International Journal of Industrial and System Engineering, Inderscience, 14(4), pp. 395 - 413, 2013.

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma, "Predicting uncertain behavior of the press unit in a paper mill using PSOBLT technique", Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy systems, IOS Press, 25(1), pp. 231 - 242, 2013 (Impact factor: 0.936)

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma 'Reliability analysis of the engineering systems using intuitionistic fuzzy set theory, International Journal of Quality and Reliability Engineering, Hindawi, Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 943972, 10 pages, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/943972.

Harish Garg, "Fuzzy multiobjective reliability optimization problem of industrial systems using particle swarm optimization", Journal of Industrial Mathematics, Hindawi, Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 872450, 9 pages

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma, "Reliability redundancy allocation problem of pharmaceutical plant" Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 8(2), pp. 190 - 198, 2013.

Harish Garg, Performance analysis of complex repairable industrial systems using PSO and fuzzy confidence interval based methodology, ISA Transaction, Elsevier, 52(2), pp. 171 - 183, 2013 (Impact factor: 2.256)

Monica Rani, S.P. Sharma and Harish Garg, "A novel approach for analyzing the behavior of repairable systems by utilizing uncertain data'", International Journal of Performability Engineering, RAMS Consultant, 9(2), pp. 201 - 210, 2013.

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, "Predicting uncertain behavior of press unit in a paper industry using artificial bee colony and fuzzy lambda-tau methodology", Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, 13(4), pp. 1869 - 1881, 2013. (Impact factor: 2.679)

Harish Garg and S.P. Sharma, "Fuzzy multi-objective optimization problem of synthesis unit utilizing uncertain data", Journal of Uncertain System, Worldacademic Union Press, 7(1), pp. 13 - 21, 2013

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma , "Multi-objective reliability redundancy allocation problem using particle swarm optimization", Computer and Industrial Engineering, Elsevier, 64(1), pp. 247 - 255, 2013. (Impact factor: 1.690)

Harish Garg, "Reliability analysis of repairable systems using Petri nets and Vague Lambda-Tau methodology", ISA Transaction, Elsevier, 52(1), pp. 6 - 18, 2013. (Impact factor: 2.256)

Harish Garg, S.P. Sharma and Monica Rani, "Stochastic behavior analysis of an industrial system using PSOBLT technique", International Journal of fuzziness and Knowledge-based systems, World Scientific, 20(5), pp. 741 - 761, 2012 (Impact factor: 1.781)

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma, "Stochastic behavior analysis of complex repairable industrial systems utilizing uncertain data", ISA Transactions, Elsevier, 51 (6), pp. 752 - 762, 2012 (Impact factor: 2.256)

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma, "Behavior analysis of synthesis unit in fertilizer plant". International Journal of Quality, Reliability and Management, Emerald, 29(2), pp. 217 - 232, 2012.

Harish Garg, S.P. Sharma and Monica Rani, "Behavior analysis of pulping unit in a paper mill using Weibull fuzzy distribution using ABCBLT technique", International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 8(4), pp. 86 - 96, 2012

Harish Garg, and S.P. Sharma, "A two-phase approach for reliability and maintainability analysis of an industrial system", International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering, WorldScientific, 19(3), Aritcle No. 1250013 (19 pages) 2012.

Harish Garg, S.P. Sharma and Monica Rani, Cost minimization of washing unit in a paper mill using artificial bee colony technique", International Journal of Systems Assurance Engineering and Management, Springer, 3(4), pp. 371 - 381, 2012.

Harish Garg, Monica Rani and S.P. Sharma, "Fuzzy RAM analysis of the screening unit in a paper industry by utilizing uncertain data", International Journal of Quality, Statistics and Reliability, Hindawi, Volume 2012, Article 203842, 14 pages, 2012

S.P. Sharma and Harish Garg, "Behavior analysis of urea decomposition system in a fertilizer plant", International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Inderscience, 8(3), pp. 271 - 297, 2011

Harish Garg, S.P. Sharma, "Muli-objective optimization of crystallization unit in a fertilizer plant using particle swarm optimization", International Journal of Applied Science and Engineering, 9(4), pp. 261 - 267, 2011.

Monica Rani, S.P. Sharma and Harish Garg,, "Availability redundancy allocation of washing unit in a paper mill utilizing uncertain data", Elixir Mechanical Engineering, 39C, pp. 4627 - 4630, 2011

Conference Papers

S.P. Sharma, Harish Garg and Ajay Kumar, "Fuzzy System reliability analysis of two grinding machine using fuzzy Lambda Tau methodology", presented in 4th International Conference on Quality, Reliability and Infocom Technology (ICQRIT) 2009, held at University of Delhi, Delhi, India December 18 -20. 2009, pp. 68 - 69.

Harish Garg and S.P. Sharma, "RAM analysis of a Coal crushing unit of a thermal power plant using fuzzy lambda - tau methodology", proceeding in 1st International conference in Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (ICETME) 2011, held at Thapar Univeristy, Patiala,, India, February 24 - 26, 2011, pp. 795 - 802.

Harish Garg and S.P. Sharma, "Behavior and system performance optimization for an industrial system by using particle swarm optimization", proceeding in 2011 IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Intelligent Systems (ICIS) 2011, held at Guangzhou, China, November 18 - 20, 20122, pp. 237 - 241.

S.P. Sharma, Monica Rani and Harish Garg, "Reliability redundancy allocation problem of the pharmaceutical plant using artificial bee colony technique", proceeding in International Conference on Advances in Modeling, Optimization and Computing (AMOC) 2011, held at IIT Roorkee, India, December 5-7, 2011, pp. 560 - 567

Monica Rani, S.P. Sharma and Harish Garg, "Reliability analysis of a Press unit in a paper mill using Weibull fuzzy distribution function", proceeding of 16th online conference WSC - 2011, December 5 - 16, 2011, published in "Soft Computing in Industrial Application", Springer

Honors and Awards

National Mathematics Olympiad Certificate

Won 2nd prize and certificate in Scopus, Science Direct Quiz held in Mahatma Gandhi Central Library IIT Roorkee, India in 2012

Listed in MARQUIS Who's Who in the World, 31st Edition, 2014, International Directory of Distinguished Leadership, ABI Inc., USA,