Carnegie Mellon University

Sridhar Tayur

Sridhar R. Tayur

Ford Distinguished Research Chair; Professor of Operations Management

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  • TEP - Tepper Building - Room 4210
  • 412-268-3584
Address
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Areas of Expertise

Operations Management

Education

  • Cornell University - Ph D - 1990
  • IIT, Madras - BTech (Mechanical Engineering) - 1986

Research

Quantum Computing, ML for Immuno-oncology, Healthcare Operations, Supply Chain Management, Software Entrepreneurship, Private Equity and Lean Operations, Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprises

Publications

  • Combating Child Labor: Incentives and Information Disclosure in Global Supply Chains

    (author(s): Soo-Haeng Cho, Xin Fang, Sridhar Tayur, Ying Xu)
    Manufacturing and Services Operations Management, forthcoming

  • Consistent Staffing for Long-Term Care through On-Call Pools

    (author(s): Vince Slaugh, Alan Scheller-Wolf, Sridhar Tayur)
    Production and Operations Management, forthcoming

  • Integer and Constraint Programming for Batch Annealing Process Planning
    Proceedings of CP

    (author(s): Willem-Jan Van Hoeve, Sridhar Tayur)
    Springer LNCS 10416, 2017; 431-439

  • Imaging Room and Beyond: The Underlying Economics Behind Physicians’ Test-Ordering Behavior in Outpatient Services

    (author(s): T. Dai, M. Akan, Sridhar Tayur)
    Manufacturing & Service Operations Management

  • Managing Rentals with Usage-Based Loss

    (author(s): Vince Slaugh, Bahar Biller, Sridhar Tayur)
    Manufacturing & Service Operations Management

  • OrganJet: Overcoming Geographical Disparities in Access to Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United States

    (author(s): Baris Ata, Anton Skaro, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science

  • Combating Strategic Counterfeiters in Licit and Illicit Supply Chains

    (author(s): Soo-Haeng Cho, Xin Fang, Sridhar Tayur)
    Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 17(3), 2015; 273-289

  • Genotype Guided Therapeutic Dosing Of Warfarin In Geriatric Patients

    (author(s): A Radhakrishnan, D Vido, Sridhar Tayur, Mustafa Akan, S Murali)
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 59, 2012

  • Improved Inventory Targets in the Presence of Limited Historical Demand Data

    (author(s): Alp Akcay, Bahar Biller, Sridhar Tayur)
    Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 2011

  • Production Planning with Patterns

    (author(s): Mili Meherotra, Milind Dawande, Srinagesh Gavirneni, Mehmet Demerci, Sridhar Tayur)
    Operations Research, 2011

  • Scheduling of Dynamic in-game Advertisements

    (author(s): John Turner, Alan Scheller-Wolf, Sridhar Tayur)
    Operations Research, 2011

  • Building Efficient Product Portfolios at John Deere and Company

    (author(s): Tally Yunes, Alan Scheller-Wolf, Sridhar Tayur)
    Operations Research, 2007

  • Improving Asset Management and Order Fulfillment at Deere's C&CE Division
    Interfaces

    (author(s): Loren Troyer, James Smith, Sean Marshall, Elan Yaniv, Sridhar Tayur, Martin Barkman, Alev Kaya, Yong Liu)
    Interfaces, 2005

  • Enterprise-Wide Optimization of Total Landed Cost at a Grocery Retailer

    (author(s): Sridhar Tayur, Feryal Erhun)
    Operations Research, 2003

  • Scheduling And Reliable Lead-Time Quotation For Orders With Availability Intervals And Lead-Time Sensitive Revenues

    (author(s): P Keskinocak, R. Ravi, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science 47(2), 2001; 264-279

  • A New Algebraic Geometry Algorithm for Integer Programming

    (author(s): D. Bertsimas, G. Perakis, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science, 2000

  • Improving Operations and Quoting Accurate Lead Times in a Laminate Plant

    Interfaces, 2000

  • Development of a Rapid-Response Supply Chain at Caterpillar

    (author(s): U. Rao, Alan Scheller-Wolf, Sridhar Tayur)
    Operations Research, 2000

  • Value of Information in Capacitated Supply Chains

    (author(s): S. Gavirneni, R. Kapuscinski, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science, 1999

  • Managing Broader Product Lines through Delayed Differentiation Using Vanilla Boxes

    (author(s): J. Swaminathan, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science, 1998

  • Sensitivity Analysis for Base-Stock Levels in Multi-Echelon Production-Inventory Systems

    (author(s): P. Glasserman, Sridhar Tayur)
    Management Science, 1995

Working Papers

  • Topological Invariants for Adiabatic Quantum Computing

    (author(s): Raouf Dridi, Hedayat Alghassi, Sridhar Tayur)

  • Graver Basis via Adiabatic Quantum Computing

    (author(s): Hedayat Alghassi, Raouf Dridi, Sridhar Tayur)

  • A Novel Algebraic Geometry Framework for AQC on Ising Spin Glass Models

    (author(s): Raouf Dridi, Hedayat Alghassi, Sridhar Tayur)

  • A New Business Model for Online-to-Offline Commerce: From Competition to Cooperation

    (author(s): Hui Li, Joseph Xu, Sridhar Tayur)

  • Towards an Equitable Allocation of Livers Among HCC and Non-HCC Patients

    (author(s): Mustafa Akan, Zachary Leung, Sridhar Tayur, James Markmann, Heidi Yeh)

Awards and Honors

  • IIT Madras - Distinguished Alumnus Award (2018)
  • MSOM Society - Distinguished Fellow (2017)
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering (2017)
  • DSI - Plenary (2017)
  • Pierskalla Award (2015)
  • POMS - Plenary (2015)
  • Cornell University - Bangs Lecture (2014)
  • UCLA - Marschak Lecture (2012)
  • INFORMS - INFORMS Fellow (2012)
  • POMS - First Prize, Best Paper Award Competition in Healthcare Operations (2012)
  • MSOM - Plenary (2008)
  • Carnegie Science Center - Award for Innovation in Information Technology (2007)
  • INFORMS - Plenary (2007)
  • INFORMS - Finalist, Franz Edelman Prize (2005)
  • Ernst & Young - Finalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneurship Award (2004)
  • INFORMS - First Prize, Teaching Case Competition (2000)
  • Tepper School of Business - George Leland Bach Award for MBA Teaching (2000)
  • INFORMS - Finalist, Lanchester Prize (1997)
  • Tepper School of Business - Undergraduate Teaching Award (1994)
  • INFORMS - Honorable Mention, Nicholson Prize (1990)

University Service

  • Lave-Weil Prize, Chairperson (2012 - 2015)
  • University Promotion Committee, Committee Member (2008 - 2010)

Public Service

  • NeoTribe Ventures, Advisory Board (2017 - )
  • Mitra Biotech, Advisory Board (2016 - )
  • Transplant Interface, Board of Directors (2016 - )
  • VocalID, Advisory Board (2016 - )
  • WGBH, Board of Overseers (2016 - )
  • True Spark, Advisory Board (2015 - )
  • Orchestro, Board of Directors (2015 - 2016)
  • CCG, Inc., Advisory Board (2000 - 2009)

Consulting

  • Charter Steel (2015 -)
  • LMI (March 2012 - May 2012)
  • ConAgra Foods (2008 - 2010)
  • Microsoft (2007 - 2009)
  • Caterpillar (2006 - 2009)
  • Deere (2004 - 2008)
  • Flight Options (1994 - 2004)
  • McKinsey and Co. (1999 - 2001)
  • General Electric (1992 - 1995)

Professional Activities

  • Department Editor, Management Science (2018 -)
  • Department Editor, POMS Journal (2015 -)
  • Member, MSOM Journal, Editorial Board (January 2011 - December 2013)
  • Committee Member, INFORMS, INFORMS Prize (October 2011 - March 2012)
  • Associate Editor, Operations Research (January 1997 - 2010)
  • Associate Editor, Management Science (January 1997 - 2002)
  • President, MSOM (2000 - 2001)

Courses Taught

  • Service Management: Go-to-Market Strategy and Operations (45965)
    • 2017 Mini 5 Section: M
    • 2015 Mini 3 Section: E
    • 2014 Mini 4 Section: A
  • Healthcare Operations (47762)
    • 2016 Mini 2 Section: A
    • 2014 Mini 4 Section: A
  • Operations Management (45760)
    • 2016 Mini 2 Section: F, M
    • 2015 Mini 2 Section: F, M
    • 2015 Mini 3 Section: A, B
    • 2014 Mini 2 Section: F, M
    • 2014 Mini 3 Section: A, B
    • 2013 Mini 6 Section: F
  • Service Mgmt:Go-to-Market Strategy Ops (45965)
    • 2016 Mini 2 Section: A
  • Foundations of Operations Management (47760)
    • 2015 Mini 2 Section: A
  • Service Management: Go-To-Market Strategy And Operations (45965)
    • 2015 Mini 2 Section: E
  • Service Operations (45965)
    • 2013 Mini 6 Section: E
    • 2013 Mini 4 Section: A
  • Foundations of Operations Management II (47762)
    • 2013 Mini 4 Section: A
    • 2012 Mini 4 Section: A
    • 2010 Mini 4 Section: A
    • 2009 Mini 4 Section: A
    • 2008 Mini 4 Section: A
  • Operations Management (45765)
    • 2012 Mini 4 Section: F
  • Production & Operations Management (45765)
    • 2011 Mini 4 Section: F, M
    • 2010 Mini 4 Section: F, M
    • 2009 Mini 4 Section: F, M
    • 2008 Mini 4 Section: F, M
    • 2007 Mini 4 Section: F, M
    • 2006 Mini 4 Section: F, M
  • Seminar in Manufacturing Management III (47761)
    • 2007 Mini 4 Section: A
  • Seminar in Manufacturing Management I (47761)
    • 2006 Mini 4 Section: A