Seminars: Fall 2007

All seminars will be held on Mondays from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in E40-298 (unless otherwise announced).

Date Speaker & Title
Sep 17 Paulo Goncalves
Gone Today, Here Tomorrow: Behavioral Causes of Product Returns in the Agribusiness Industry (PDF)
Sep 24 Holiday — No OM
Oct 1 Roger Bohn
Structure of technological knowledge (PDF)
Oct 8 Columbus Day — No OM
Oct 15 Gokhan Dogan
Improving Product Quality
Oct 22 Jeroen Struben
“The shaping of technology trajectories through learning, spillovers and externalities”
Oct 29 Tor Schoenmeyr
“Strategic Safety Stocks in Systems with Capacity Constraints”
Nov 12 Veterans Day — No OM
Nov 19 Dick Larson
Service Science: At the Intersection of Management, Social, & Engineering Sciences (PDF)
Nov 26 Stephen Graves
Out of stock diagnostic study
Dec 3 Manuel Sosa
“Coordination Networks in Product Development” (PDF)
Dec 10 Vivek Farias
Parallel Coin Flipping
Dec 17 Xin Huang, PhD student
Capacity Planning in a General Supply Chain with Multiple Contract Types

Updated Sep. 13, 2007

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