Decision Sciences Professor Ramesh Bollapragada to give talk at UC Berkeley
News + Events : Decision Sciences Professor Ramesh Bollapragada to give talk at UC Berkeley
Ramesh Bollapragada, associate professor of decision sciences, will give a talk titled Scheduling on Multiple, Non-Identical Production Lines at U.C. Berkeley's department of industrial engineering and operations research (IEOR), 3106 Etcheverry Hall, from 3:30 to 5 p.m., on Mon., April 12.
The talk focuses on the simultaneous resource allocation, lot-sizing and scheduling in a multi-machine, deterministic ELSP environment. The objective is to minimize the long-run average production, setup, inventory, and shortage penalty costs. Ramesh's paper appeared in the Management Science journal.
Ramesh Bollapragada is an associate professor in the decision sciences department at the College of Business. Prior to joining SF State in 2002, he was a member of the Research at Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies in Holmdel, NJ for six years. Ramesh has a B.Tech. and M.S. in electrical engineering from India and an M.S. and Ph.D. in management of manufacturing and automation from Carnegie Mellon University.
His research interests are in the areas of scheduling and economic lot-sizing, forecasting, inventory and supply chain optimization, telecommunication network planning, and outsourcing.