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Faculty Research Detail - P.S. Sundararaghavan, Ph.D.

Faculty Detail                      

Name: P. S. Sundararaghavan, Ph.D.
Office: ST 4019
Phone: 419-530-2456

Biographical Sketch 

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, PhD, Management Science, 1981 
The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India, , MBA, Production and Operations Management, 1970
The University of Madras, India, BS, Chemical Engineering, 1968

Dr. Sundararaghavan has background in mathematical modeling, optimization, using simulation for analysis and decision making, simulation packages and models using packages such as ARENA, use of statistics for analysis and decision making, software development, training, among others. He had worked for 7 years in line management, and has worked on several consulting projects in software development, productivity improvement, materials management, scheduling, among others.

Research Interests
Production planning, Materials Management, Software development
Current Research in Progress

• Optimal View Materialization In A Data Warehouse (with others)


Selected Publications

• Study Guide to Introduction to Business Statistics. (To accompany the textbook with the same title by Kvanli, Pavur and Keeling). (2003). Pub. Thompson Learning/South Western.
• Test Bank to accompany Introduction to Management Science with Spreadsheets by Stevenson, W.J. and Ozgur, C., McGraw-Hill Irwin (2006).

• “Ordering policies for items with seasonal demand” P.S. Sundararaghavan (co-authors: Mesbah U Ahmed and Yogesh Gupta) International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management pp.500-518, Vol. 33, #6 (2003). (AR, R)
• “Dynamic Rescheduling Using a Simulation Based Expert System,” Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, (with A. S. Kunnathur and S. Sampath), Vol. 15, No. 2, pp.119-212 (2004)(AR, R)




Last Updated: 11/3/16