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University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Supply Chain Management and Analytics Seminar Series

Spring 2024

February 2 2024

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. S. Sajeesh - University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Business

Title: Price Cues vs. Service Cues: Drivers of Retailers' Strategic Choice and their Impact

March 8 2024

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Lian Qi - Rutgers Business School

Title: Coopetition in Platform-Based Retailing: On the Platform Entry

March 22 2024

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Jason Hawkins - University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Title: An Integrative Theory of Transportation and Location Decision-Making

March 25 2024

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Anant Mishra - University of Minnesota

Title: Empowering Frontline Health Workers to Manage Stock-outs in LMICs: Evaluating Training Programs in Indonesia

April 19 2024

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Via Zoom

Dr. Lingxiu Dong - Washington University

Title: Role of Wellness Valuation Uncertainty and Operational Cost Structure on Product Line Design

May 3 2024

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Via Zoom

Dr. Elisa Long - UCLA Anderson School of Management

Title: Digital Footprints: Leveraging Smartphone Location Data to Analyze High-Stakes Decision-Making

Fall 2023

September 8 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 310

Dr. Anita Carson - Boston University

Title: Linking Medication Errors to Supply Chain Disruptions: Evidence from Heparin Shortages Caused by Hurricane Maria

September 15 2023

9:30 - 11 a.m. | Via Zoom

Dr. Sameer Mehta - Rotterdam School of Business, Erasmus University, The Netherlands

Paper: Pay with Your Data: Optimal Data-Sharing Mechanisms for AI Services

October 6 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | Via Zoom

Canan Ulu, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business

Paper: Learning From Consideration Sets

October 20 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Rick Wilson, Oklahoma State University

Presentation: Explainable AI (XAI): Exploring Impacts on Organizational Decision Makers

November 3 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Izak Duenyas, University of Michigan

Presentation: Dynamic Contract Design in the Presence of Double Moral Hazard

November 10 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Jennifer Ryan, University of Nebraska-Lincoln & Dr. Demet Batur, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Presentation: Dynamic Resource Sharing in Private 5G Networks with Slicing

November 17 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Heng Chen, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Presentation: Outcome-Based Pricing for Precision Agriculture Services

December 1 2023

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | HLH 040

Dr. Ebru Bish, University of Alabama

Presentation: Public Health Screening: Challenges and Opportunities for Operations Researchers

Past Seminar Series

2022-23 Academic Year
September 2 2022
Dr. Toyin A. Clottey, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management, Iowa State University

Title: Synchronizing the Supply of Components for Automotive Assembly Amid Chip Shortages and Other Supply Delays

September 9 2022
Dr. Jun Li, Associate Professor of Technology and Operations, University of Michigan

Title: Instrumenting While Experimenting: An Empirical Method for Competitive Pricing at Scale

September 23 2022
Dr. Sreekumar Bhaskaran, Associate Professor of Information Technology and Operations Management, Southern Methodist University

Title: Impact of Inventory Risk on Sales Effort Provisioning: Theoretical Predictions and Empirical Evidence

October 7 2022
Dr. Kimon Drakopoulos, Robert R. Dockson Assistant Professor in Business Administration and Assistant Professor of Data Sciences and Operations, USC University of Southern California

Title: Testing for COVID-19: From Modeling to Practice

October 21 2022
Dr. Wu Xiaole, Professor in the Department of Management Science at the School of Management, Fudan University

Title: Endogenous Merger Decisions Among Competitors: Impact of Limited Capacity and Loyal Segments

2021-22 Academic Year
September 10 2021
Dr. Priyank Arora, Assistant Professor of Operations and Information Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Title: Analysis of Farm Equipment Sharing in Emerging Economies

September 17 2021
Dr. Xuying Zhao, Associate Professor of Operations Management, University of Notre Dame

Title: Strategic Timing and Pricing For Selling Bonus Actions in Video Games

October 1 2021
Dr. Gopesh Anand, Professor of Business Administration and William N. Scheffel Faculty Fellow, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Title: Product Recalls, Innovation, and Learning

October 29 2021
Dr. Diwas KC, Goizueta Foundation Term Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management, Emory University

Title: Impact of Store Closures on Online Sales and Shopping Behavior

November 5 2021
Dr. Stefan Feuerriegel, Professor and Head of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Management, LMU Munich

Title: Solving Management Problems with Explainable AI: Methods, Applications and Business Impact

November 12 2021
Dr. Adrian Ramirez Nafarrate, Professor, Universidad Panamericana

Title: Analysis of the Adoption of Electric Vehicles in Mexico and Its Charging Infrastructure

December 3 2021
Dr. Can Zhang, Assistant Professor of Operations Management, Duke University

Title: Partial Completion as a Nonprofit Strategy

January 28 2022
Dr. Rui Zhang, Assistant Professor of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations, University of Colorado Boulder

Title: Product-based Approximate Linear Programs for Network Revenue Management

February 11 2022
Dr. Mazhar Arikan, Associate Professor of Analytics, Information Systems and Operations, University of Kansas

Title: The Role of Network Structure in the Efficiency and Resilience of Airline Operations: Evidence from the Wright Amendment Repeal

February 25 2022
Dr. Tinglong Dai, Professor of Operations Management and Business Analytics, Johns Hopkins University

Title: Artificial Intelligence on Call: The Physician’s Decision of Whether to Use AI in Clinical Practice

March 4 2022
Dr. Morvarid Rahmani, Assistant Professor of Operations Management, Georgia Tech

Title: TBD

March 11 2022
Dr. Jun Li, Associate Professor of Technology and Operations and Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow, University of Michigan

Title: TBD

March 25 2022
Dr. Rakesh R Mallipeddi, Assistant Professor, Tulane University

Title: TBD

April 15 2022
Dr. Mehmet Gumus, Professor of Operations Management, McGill University

Title: TBD

April 29 2022
Dr. Rong Li, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management, Syracuse University

Title: TBD

2020-21 Academic Year
September 25 2020
Dr. Bariş Ata, Chookaszian Family Professor of Operations Management, University of Chicago

Title: Structural Estimation of Kidney Transplant Candidates’ Quality of Life Scores: Improving National Kidney Allocation Policy Under Endogenous Patient Choice and Geographical Structure

October 2 2020
Dr. Bilal Khan, Happold Professor in the Sociology and Computer Science Departments, University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Title: A New Platform to Collect Continuous Contextual Data on Attitudes and Behaviors from Networked Populations Over Long Timescales

October 16 2020
Dr. Luv Sharma, Assistant Professor of Management Science, University of South Carolina

Title: An Empirical Study of Food Waste in U.S. Food Banks

October 23 2020
Dr. Krishnamurthy Iyer, Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Minnesota

Title: Information Design for Congested Social Services: Optimal Need-Based Persuasion

October 30 2020
Dr. Ruizhi Zhang, Assistant Professor of Statistics, University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Title: Adaptive Change-Point Detection on the Ising Model and Non-Convex M-Estimation

November 6 2020
Dr. Meng Li, Associate Professor in Operations Management, Rutgers University

Title: AI and Procurement

December 4 2020
Dr. Yixin (Iris) Wang, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois

Title: Manufacturing and Regulatory Barriers to Generic Drug Competition: A Structural Model Approach

March 5 2021
Dr. Susan Lu, Gerald Lyles Rising Star Associate Professor of Management, Purdue University

Title: The Value of Health IT Interoperability: Evidence from Interhospital Transfer of Heart Attack Patients

March 26 2021
Dr. Yen-Ting (Daniel) Lin, Department Chair of Operations, Supply Chain Management and Information Technology Management and Associate Professor of Operations Management, University of San Diego

Title: Implication of Return Shipping Insurance on E-commerce Platforms and Vendors

April 16 2021
Dr. Long Zhao, Assistant Professor of Analytics and Operations, National University of Singapore

Title: Not to Invest, It Should be an Option: A Better Pursuit of Maximum-Sharpe Portfolio

April 30 2021
Dr. Michael Lash, Assistant Professor in Analytics, Information and Operations Management, University of Kansas

Title: Model-Agnostic Human-in-the-Loop Decision Making via Inverse Classification

2019-20 Academic Year
October 11 2019
Dr. Vedat Verter, John H. McConnell Chair in Business Administration, Michigan State University

Title: Hypertension Management: A Value of Information Perspective

March 6 2020
Dr. Hui Zhao, Associate Professor and Robert G. and Caroline Schwartz Fellow, Penn State University

Title: Drug Reimbursement Policy and Drug Shortages

March 13 2020
Dr. Feng (Susan) Lu, Gerald Lyles Rising Star Associate Professor of Management, Purdue University

Title: TBA

March 19 2020
Dr. Stefan Feuerriegel, Assistant Professor in Management Information Systems, ETH Zurich

Title: TBA

2018-19 Academic Year
September 7 2018
Dr. Nagesh Gavirneni, Professor of Operations Management, Cornell University

Title: Government-to-Government (G2G) Contracts for India's Pulses Procurement: Ad-Hoc Bargaining, Long-Term Contracting and Supplier Diversification

September 21 2018
Dr. John Fowler, Motorola Professor/Chair of Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University

Title: The Use of Simulation in Genetic Algorithms

September 28 2018
Dr. Renato de Matta, The University of Iowa

Title: Supplier Production and Inventory Planning with Retailer Financing in a Supply Chain

December 10 2018
Liang (Leon) Xu, Doctoral Candidate, Penn State University

Title: Inducing Compliance with Post-Market Studies for Drugs Under FDA'S Accelerated Approval Pathway

January 11 2019
Miao Bai, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery at Mayo Clinic

Title: Transforming Healthcare with Operations Research and Domain Knowledge

March 29 2019
Jon Petersen, Head of Data Science for Aviation, Uber Technologies

Title: The Dawn of Urban Aerial Ridesharing

April 29 2019
Dr. Marco Ugarte, Sustainability Consultant, Antea Group

Title: Supply Chain Sustainability & The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

2017-18 Academic Year
September 15 2017
Dr. Kenneth Schultz, Associate Professor of Operations Management, Air Force Institute of Technology

Title: Behavioral Operations Management

September 29 2017
Dr. Sajeesh Sajeesh, Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: The Effect of Consumer Heterogeneity on Firm Profits in Conspicuous Goods Markets

October 13 2017
Dr. Ann Campbell, Professor, University of Iowa

Title: Minimizing Costs and Emissions of Urban Freight Delivery

November 6 2017
Dr. Yunxia (Peter) Zhu, Assistant Professor II, Rider University

Title: Outpatient Appointment Block Scheduling Under Patient Heterogeneity and Patient No-Shows

November 10 2017
Yingchao Lan, Doctoral Candidate, Ohio State University

Title: Collaboration Structures in Integrated Health-care Delivery: Evidence from Accountable Care Organizations

November 17 2017
Dr. Shivam Gupta, Assistant Professor, Texas State University

Title: Procurement with Cost and Non-Cost Attributes: Cost-Sharing Mechanisms

December 4 2017
Eric Webb, Doctoral Candidate, Indiana University

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response

January 26 2018
Vashkar Ghosh, Doctoral Candidate, University of Florida

Title: The Impact of Online Reviews for Service Competition of Online Retailers

February 9 2018
Dr. Christian Haas, Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska at Omaha

Title: Analyzing Complex Systems-Algorithms, Strategic Behavior and Agent-based Models

March 27 2018
Dr. Mark Ferguson, Chair/Professor, University of South Carolina

Title: Optimizing SKU Selection for Promotional Display Space at Grocery Retailers

April 6 2018
Dr. Damian Beil, Director/Professor, University of Michigan

Title: Recent Empirical and Analytical Studies in Supplier Selection