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Dennis Yu

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Associate Professor
Operations and Information Systems

313 Bertrand H. Snell Hall
Clarkson University
PO Box 5790
Potsdam, NY 13699-5790

Phone: 315-268-6435

Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Research/Teaching Interests
Current research and teaching interests include Product Variety and capacity choices in supply chain management; Pricing and inventory competition with news vendor network models; Operational flexibility and risk management in supply chain management; and Consumer choice models and game theoretical analysis in revenue management.

Courses Taught
    * OM415 Supply Chain Systems Design and Management
    * OM476 Management of Technology

Recent Publications

Yu, D. Z., Zhao, X., and Sun, D., "Optimal Pricing and Capacity Investment for Delay-Sensitive Demand," Accepted and forthcoming in the IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 2012.

Yu, D.Z., "Product Variety and Vertical Differentiation in a Batch Production System," International Journal of Production Economics, vol. 138, no.2, pp. 314-328, 2012.

Mahapatra, S., Yu, D. Z., and Mahmoodi, F., “Impact of the Pull and Push-Pull Policies on the Performance of a Three-Stage Supply Chain”. International Journal of Production Research, vol. 50, no. 16, pp. 4699-4717, 2012.

Chayet, S., Kouvelis, P., and Yu, D. Z., “Product Variety and Capacity Investments in Congested Production Systems”. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 390–403, 2011. (The authors contributed equally and are listed in alphabetical order.)

Yu, D. Z., Tang, S., and Niederhoff, J., “On the Benefits of Operational Flexibility in a Distribution Network with Transshipment”. Omega – The International Journal of Management Science, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 350-361, 2011.

Kouvelis, P., Chambers, C., and Yu, D. Z., "Manufacturing Operations Manuscripts Published in the First 52 Issues of POM: Review, Trends, and Opportunities." Production and Operations Management, Vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 450-467, 2005.

Yan, H., Yu, Z., and Cheng, T. C. E., “A Strategic Model for Supply Chain Design with Logical Constraints: Formulation and Solution”. Computers and Operations Research, vol. 30, no. 14, pp. 2135-2155, 2003

Yu, Z., Yan, H., and Cheng, T. C. E., “Modeling the Benefits of Information Sharing-Based Partnerships in a Two-Level Supply Chain”. Journal of the Operational Research Society, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 436-446, 2002.

Yu, Z., Yan, H., and Cheng, T. C. E., “Benefits of Information Sharing with Supply Chain Partnerships”. Industrial Management & Data Systems, vol. 101, no. 3, pp. 114-119, 2001