Research Publications


 

2005

 

H. Ahn and P. Kaminsky.

Production and Distribution Policy in a Two Stage Stochastic Push-Pull Supply Chain.

IIE Transactions 37, 609-621.

 

J. Shu, C.-P. Teo, Z.-J. Shen.

Stochastic Transportation-inventory Network Design Problem.

Operations Research, 53, 48-60

 

Z.-J. Shen.

A Multi-commodity Supply Chain Design Problem.

IIE Transactions, 37, 753-762

 

T. Magnanti, Z.-J. Shen, J. Shu, D. Simchi-Levi, and C.-P. Teo.

Inventory Placement in Acyclic Supply Chain Networks.

Operations Research Letters, in press

 

Z.-J. Shen and M. Daskin.

Tradeoffs between Customer Service and Cost in an Integrated Supply Chain Design Framework.

Manufacturing &Service Operations Management, 7, 188-207

 

L. Chu, V. Hsu, Z.-J. Shen.

An Economic Lot-Sizing Problem with Perishable Inventory and Economies of Scale Costs: Approximation Solutions and Worst Case Analysis.

Naval Research Logistics, 52, 536-548

 

Z.-J. Shen

A Profit Maximizing Supply Chain network Design Model

Operations research Letters, in press.

 

C. Daganzo and Y. Ouyang

Discretization and Validation of the Continuum Approximation Scheme for Terminal System Design

Transportation Science, in press

 


 

2004

 

Kaminsky, P. and D. S. Hochbaum.
Due Date Quotation Models and Algorithms.

Handbook on Scheduling Algorithms, Methods, and Models, Joseph Y. Leung (ed.), Chapman Hall/CRC Press. 20-1 -- 20-22.


Kaminsky, P. and J. Swaminathan. 

Effective Heuristics For Capacitated Production Planning with Multi-Period Production and Demand With Forecast Band.

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 6, 184-194.

 

Hochbaum, D.S.

Selection, Provisioning, Shared Fixed Costs, Maximum Closure, and Implications on Algorithmic Methods Today
Management Scienc, 50:6, 709-723.

 

Daganzo, C.

On the Stability of Supply Chains.

Operations Research 52(6), 909-921.

 

Smilowitz, K. and C. Daganzo.

Bounds and approximations for the transportation problem of linear programming and other scalable network problems

Trans. Sci. 38(3) 343-356

 


 

2003

 

D. S. Hochbaum and Radhika Shah.
e-Business Practice Adoption by Enterprises.
APICS educational and research Foundation Inc, award research paper series.

 

Kaminsky, P.

The Effectiveness of the Longest Delivery Time Rule for the Flow Shop Delivery Time Problem. 

Naval Research Logistics, 50.

 

Kaminsky, P. and D. Simchi-Levi.

Production and Distribution Lot Sizing in a Two-Stage Supply Chain.

IIE Transactions, 35(11), 1065-1074.

 

Daganzo, C., K. Smilowitz, and A. Atamturk.

Deferred Item and Vehicle Routing within Integrated Networks

Transportation Research E. 39, 305-323

 


 

2002

 

Young Hae Lee, Mitsuo Gen, Dorit S. Hochbaum (ed.)

COMPUTERS AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, Volume 43, Issue 1-2, 01-July-2002
A focused issue on supply chain management.


Bulbul, K, P. Kaminsky, and C. Yano.
On Scheduling of Serial Supply Chains with Earliness, Tardiness, and Intermediate Inventory Holding Costs. 

Naval Research Logistics, 51, 407-445.

 


 

2001

 

Dorit S. Hochbaum, Gerhard J. Woeginger
An optimal algortihm for the Bottleneck transportation problem with a fixed number of sources
Operations Research Letters, 24, 25-28, 1999

 

Kaminsky, P. AND J. Swaminathan. 

Using Forecast Band Revision in Capacitated Production Planning.

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 2, 68-81.

 

Kaminsky P. AND D. Simchi-Levi.

Probabilistic Analysis of an On-line Algorithm for the Single Machine Mean Completion Time Problem With Release Dates. 

Operations Research Letters. 21, 141-148

 

Kaminsky P. AND D. Simchi-Levi. 

The Asymptotic Optimality of the Shortest Processing Time Rule for the Flow Shop Completion Time Problem. 

Operations Research, 49, 293-304

 


 

2000

 

Dorit S. Hochbaum, Gerhard J. Woeginger
An optimal algortihm for the Bottleneck transportation problem with a fixed number of sources
Operations Research Letters, 24, 25-28, 1999


 

1999

 

Dorit S. Hochbaum, Gerhard J. Woeginger
An optimal algortihm for the Bottleneck transportation problem with a fixed number of sources
Operations Research Letters, 24, 25-28, 1999

Jayashankar M. Swaminathan, J. George Shantikumar
Supplier Diversification: Effect of Discrete Demand

Operations Research Letters, 24(5), 213-221, July 1999

 

Jayashankar M. Swaminathan, Ramesh Srinivasan
Managing Individual Customer Service Constraints under Stochastic Demand

Operations Research Letters, 24(3), 115-125, April 1999

Iris D. Tommelein, Annie En Yi Li
Just-in-Time Concrete Delivery:  Mapping Alternatives for Vertical Supply Chain Integration
Proc. Seventh Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-7), July 26-28, 1999

 

Iris D. Tommelein, Markus Weissenberger
Not Just-in-Time:  Structural Steel Fabrication and Erection
Proc. Seventh Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-7), July 26-28, 1999

 



1998

 

Dorit S. Hochbaum
Approximating clique and biclique Problems
Journal of Algorithms 29, 174-200, 1998


Dorit S. Hochbaum
The pseudoflow algorithm and the pseudoflow-based simplex for the maximum flow problem
Procdeedings of Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization
6th International IPCO conference, Houston Texas, 325-337, June 1998


Dorit S. Hochbaum
Instant recognition of half integrality and 2-approximation
Procdeedings of APPROX98 Aalborg Denmark, July 1998


Dorit S. Hochbaum
The t-vertex cover problem: Extending the half integrality framework with budget constraints
Procdeedings of APPROX98 Aalborg Denmark, July 1998


Dorit S. Hochbaum, F. Chudak, M. Goemans, D. Williamson
A primal-dual interpretation of recent 2-approximation algorithms for the feedback vertex
set in undirected graphs

Operations Research Letters 22, 111-118, 1998


Dorit S. Hochbaum, Anu Pathria
Analysis of the Greedy Approach in Covering Problems
Naval Research Quarterly 45, 615-627, 1998


Jayashankar M. Swaminathan, Norman M. Sadeh, Stephen F. Smith

Modeling Supply Chain Dynamics: A Multi Agent Approach
Decision Sciences, 29(3), 607-632, Summer 1998


Jayashankar M. Swaminathan, Sridhar R. Tayur
Managing Broader Product Lines through Delayed Differentiation using Vanilla Boxes

Management Science, 44(12.2), 161-172, December 1998

Iris D. Tommelein
Pull-driven Scheduling for Pipe-Spool Installation: Simulation of Lean Construction Technique
ASCE, J. of Constr. Engrg. and Mgmt., 124 (4) 279-288, 1998



1996

 

Gregory Howell, Glenn Ballard
Managing uncertainty in the piping function
Construction Industry Institute, University of Texas, Austin, TX, RR47-13, 1996