Faculty & Staff Directory

Ranga Ramasesh

Professor, Decision Science
Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Department


  • PhD, Pennsylvania State University
  • MBA, University of Rochester
  • BE, University of Mysore

Areas of Expertise/Research

  • Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Inventory Control Systems
  • Flexible Manufacturing Systems and Flexibility
  • Project Engineering Design and Project Management

Selected Publications

  • Lot Sizing Under Limited-Time Price Reduction. Decision Sciences, Winter 2001. (with Rachamadugu, R.).
  • Order Crossover in Stochastic Inventory Systems. Stochastic Models, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 279-309, 1995. (with Hayya, J. C., Xu, S. K, and He, Xin Xin).
  • Suboptimality of Equal Lot Sizes for Finite Horizon Problems, Naval Research Logistics, vol. 41, pp. 1019-1027, 1994. (with Rachmadugu, R.).
  • Sole versus Dual Sourcing in Stochastic Lead-Time (s, Q) Inventory Models. Management Science, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 428-443,1991. (with Ord, J. K, Hayya, J. C., and Pan, A. C.).
  • Measurement of Manufacturing Flexibility: A Value-based Approach, Journal of Operations Management, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 446-468, 1991. (with Jayakumar, M. D.).