Daryl John Powell

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Continuing and Professional Development Department of Production and Quality Engineering

Background and activities

Dr. Powell is a researcher and lecturer with expertise in the field of Lean Production.

Dr. Daryl Powell PhD is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Department of Production and Quality Engineering, at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Norway. His education is in automotive engineering and lean manufacturing from the University of Wales, Swansea Metropolitan University. He has broad experience from industry, particularly from working with continuous improvement at Schaeffler (UK) Ltd. The research of Dr. Powell focusses on lean production and information technology, with a particular emphasis on how IT can be used to support lean production control principles. He has published in journals such as Lean Management Journal, International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, and International Journal of Lean Six Sigma. Powell is also a member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Operations Management.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Powell, Daryl. (2014) Integration of MRP Logic and Kanban Shopfloor Control. Handbook of Research on Design and Management of Lean Production Systems.
  • Arica, Emrah; Powell, Daryl. (2013) A Framework for Real-time Production Planning and Control. Proceedings of IWAMA 2013 - The Third International Workshop of Advanced Manufacturing and Automation.
  • Bakås, Ottar; Powell, Daryl; Resta, Barbara; Gaiardelli, Paolo. (2013) The servitization of manufacturing: A methodology for the development of after sales services. Advances in Production Management Systems. Competitive Manufacturing for Innovative Products and Services IFIP WG 5.7 International Conference, APMS 2012, Rhodes, Greece, September 24-26, 2012, Revised Selected Papers, Part II.
  • Chabada, Lukas; Dreyer, Heidi; Romsdal, Anita; Powell, Daryl. (2013) Sustainable Food Supply Chains: Towards a Framework for Waste Identification. Advances in Production Management Systems: Competitive Manufacturing for Innovative Products and Services.