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Sridhar Seshadri

Sridhar Seshadri
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Professor, CBA Foundation Fellowship in Business


Ananth Iyer and Sridhar Seshadri. Transforming an Indian Manufacturing Company: The Rane Brake Linings Case, in Supply Chains in Emerging Economies, Hau Lee and Chung Yee Lee, eds. forthcoming.
Dana G. Popescu and Sridhar Seshadri. 2013. Demand Uncertainty and Excess Supply in Commodity Contracting. Management Science 59(9), 2135-2152.
Ananth Iyer, Haritha Saranga, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2013. Effect of Quality Management Systems and Total Quality Management on Productivity Before and After: Empirical Evidence from the Indian Auto Component Industry. Production and Operations Management 22(2), 283-301.
Dorothee Honhon and Sridhar Seshadri. 2013. Fixed vs. Random Proportions Demand Models for the Assortment Planning Problem Under Stockout-Based Substitution. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management 15(3), 378-386.
Nikolay Osadchiy, Vishal Gaur, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2013. Sales Forecasting with Financial Indicators and Experts' Input. Production and Operations Management 22(5), 1056-1076.
Dorothee Honhon, Vishal Gaur, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2012. A Multi-Supplier Sourcing Problem with a Preference Ordering of Suppliers. Production and Operations Management 21(6), 1028-1041.
Aditya Jain and Sridhar Seshadri. 2011. Differential Pricing for Information Sharing Under Competition. Production and Operations Management 20(2), 235-252.
Janakiraman, Ganesh and Sridhar Seshadri. 2011. Parametric concavity in stochastic dynamic programs. Computers & Industrial Engineering 61(1), 98-102.
Vishal Gaur, Sridhar Seshadri, and Marti Subrahmanyam. 2011. Securitization and Real Investment in Incomplete Markets. Management Science 57(12), 2180-2196.
Dorothee Honhon, Vishal Gaur, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2010. Assortment Planning and Inventory Decisions Under Stockout-Based Substitution. Operations Research 58(5), 1364-1379.
Anshul Sheopuri, Ganesh Janakiraman, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2010. New Policies for the Stochastic Inventory Control Problem with Two Supply Sources. Operations Research 58(3), 734-745.
M. Armony, E. Plambeck, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2009. Sensitivity of Optimal Capacity to Customer Impatience in an Unobservable M/M/S Queue (Why You Shouldn't Shout at the DMV). Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 11(1), 19-32.
A. Iyer, Sridhar Seshadri, and R. Vasher. 2009. Toyota's Supply Chain Management: A Strategic Approach to Toyota's Renowned System. New York: McGraw Hill.
E. Pekoz, S. Ross, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2008. How Nearly Do Arriving Customers See Time-Average Behavior? Journal of Applied Probability 45(4), 963-971.
A. Giloni, Sridhar Seshadri, and C. Tucci. 2008. Neo-Rawlsian Fringes: A New Approach to Market Segmentation and New Product Development. Journal of Product Innovation Management 25(5), 491-507.
X. Chao, Sridhar Seshadri, and M. Pinedo. 2008. Optimal Capacity in a Coordinated Supply Chain. Naval Research Logistics 55(2), 130-141.
K. Balakrishnan, U. Mohan, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2008. Outsourcing of Front-End Business Processes: Quality, Information, and Customer Contact. Journal of Operations Management 26(2), 288-302.
Y. Chen, Sridhar Seshadri, and E. Zemel. 2008. Sourcing Through Auctions and Audits. Production and Operations Management 17(2), 121-138.
G. Janakiram, Sridhar Seshadri, and J. G. Shanthikumar. 2007. A Comparison of the Optimal Costs of Two Canonical Inventory Systems. Operations Research 55(5), 866-875.
S. Lippman, S. M. Ross, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2007. A Weakest Link Marked Stopping Problem. Journal of Applied Probability 44(4), 843-851.
D. Honhon and Sridhar Seshadri. 2007. Admission control with finite buffer and partial queue information. Probability in the Information and Engineering Sciences 21(1), 19-46.
K. Balakrishnan, A. Iyer, Sridhar Seshadri, and A. Sheopuri. 2007. Indian Auto Supply Chain at the cross-roads. Interfaces 55(5), 866-875.
Y. Chen and Sridhar Seshadri. 2007. Product development and pricing strategy for information goods under heterogeneous participation constraints. Information Systems Research 18(2), 150-172.
C. Haksoz and Sridhar Seshadri. 2007. Supply Chain Operations in the Presence of Spot Market: A Review with Discussion. Journal of the Operational Research Society 58(11), 1412-1429.
Giloni, A., Sridhar Seshadri, and Simonoff, J.. 2006. Robust Analysis of Variance: Process Design and Quality Improvement. Int. J. Productivity and Quality Management 1, 3.
Y. Chen and Sridhar Seshadri. 2006. Supply Chain Structure and Demand Risk. Automatica 42(8), 1291-1299.
E. Otoo, D. Rotem, A. Romosan, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2005. “File caching in data intensive scientific applications on data-grids,” Data Management in Grids, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3836, 85-99.
V. Gaur and Sridhar Seshadri. 2005. Hedging Inventory Risk Through Market Instruments (Best Paper Award for 2008). Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Journal 7(2), 103-120.
V. Gaur, A. Giloni, and Sridhar Seshadri. 2005. Information Sharing in a Supply Chain Under ARMA Demand. Management Science 51(6), 961-969.
Sridhar Seshadri and Subrahmanyam, M.. 2005. Introduction to the Special Issue of Risk Management in Operations. Production and Operations Management 14, 1-4.
Agrawal, V., Chao, X., and Sridhar Seshadri. 2004. Dynamic Balancing of Inventories in Supply Chains. European Journal of Operational Research 159, 296-317.
Otoo, E. J., Rotem, D., and Sridhar Seshadri. 2004. Efficient algorithms for multi-file caching. Database and Expert Systems Applications, Proceedings Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3180, 707-719.
C. Hakzos and Sridhar Seshadri. 2004. Monotone forecasts. Operations Research 52, 478-486.
Swaminathan, J. and Sridhar Seshadri. 2003. A Component Index of Service Measurement in Multi-Component Systems. Naval Research Logistics 50, 184-194.
Giloni, A., Kamesam, P. V., and Sridhar Seshadri. 2003. Service System Design for the Property and Casualty Insurance Industry. Production and Operations Management 12, 1, 62-78.
Sridhar Seshadri and Shapira, Z.. 2003. The Flow of Ideas and Timing of Evaluation as Determinants of Knowledge Creation. Industrial and Corporate Change 12, 5, 1099-1124.
Sridhar Seshadri, Shapira, Z., and Tucci, C.. 2003. Venture Capital Investing and the Calcutta Auction, in New Venture Investment: Choices and Consequences, A. Ginsberg and I. Hasan, eds. Elsevier B.V.
S. M. Ross and Sridhar Seshadri. 2002. Hitting time in an Erlang loss system. Probability in the Engineering and Information Sciences 16(2), 167-184.
Gautam, N. and Sridhar Seshadri. 2002. Performance Analysis for E-Business: Impact of Long Range Dependence. Electronics Commerce Research Journal 2, 233-253.
Pinedo, M. and Sridhar Seshadri. 2002. Scheduling, in Mcgraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science of Technology, McGraw-Hill.
Sridhar Seshadri and Shapira, Z.. 2002. The role of adaptation and targets in organizational learning, in Economics of Change, Choice, and Structure: Essays in the Memory of Richard M. Cyert, Mie Augier and James G. March, eds. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd.
Agrawal, V., Lopomo, G., and Sridhar Seshadri. 2002. Web Based Capacity Allocation Strategies for Customers with Heterogeneous Preferences. Electronic Commerce Research Journal 2, 359-384.
Sridhar Seshadri and Z. Shapira. 2001. Managerial allocation of time and effort: The Effects of Interruptions. Management Science 47(5), 647-662.
A. Giloni and Sridhar Seshadri. 2001. Optimal Configurations of General Jobshops. Queueing Systems 39(2-3), 137-155.
Gelenbe, E., Srinivasan, V., Sridhar Seshadri, and Gautam, N.. 2001. Optimal Policies for ATM Cell Scheduling and Rejection. Telecommunication Systems 18, 4.
V. Agrawal and Sridhar Seshadri. 2000. Distribution Free Bounds for Fill Rate Optimization of (r, Q) Inventory Policies. Naval Research Logistics 47(8), 635-656.
V. Agrawal and Sridhar Seshadri. 2000. Impact of Uncertainty and Risk Aversion on Price and Order Quantity in the Newsvendor Problem. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Journal 2(4), 410-423.
M. Moses and Sridhar Seshadri. 2000. Policy Mechanisms for Supply Chain Coordination. IIE Transactions 32(3), 245-262.
V. Agrawal and Sridhar Seshadri. 2000. Risk intermediation in supply chains. IIE Transactions 32(9), 819-831.
Moses, M. and Sridhar Seshadri. 2000. Using Modeling Software to Improve Operations. International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management 6, 3, 203-227.
Pinedo, M., Sridhar Seshadri, and Shanthikumar, J.G.. 1999. Call Centers in Financial Services: Strategies, Technologies, and Operations, in Creating Value in Financial Services: Strategies, Operations and Technologies, Melnick, E. M. Pinedo, P. Nayyar, and S. Seshadri, eds. Kluwer Academic Press.
E. Melnick, M. Pinedo, P. Nayyar, and Sridhar Seshadri. 1999. Creating Value in Financial Services: Strategies, Operations and Technologies. Kluwer Academic Press.
Chatterjee, A., Gudmundsson, .D, Nurani, R., Sridhar Seshadri, and Shanthikumar, J. G.. 1999. Fabless-Foundry Partnerships: Models and Analysis of Coordination Issues. IEEE Transactions in Semiconductor Manufacturing 12, 1, 44-52.
Nurani, R.K. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1999. Guest editorial, IEEE Transactions in Semiconductor Manufacturing. Special section on the Eighth Annual Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference and Workshop 12, 1, 1-2.
S. M. Ross and Sridhar Seshadri. 1999. Hitting Time Problem in an M/G/1 Queue. Journal of Applied Probability 36(3), 934-940.
Pinedo, M. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1999. Optimal Allocation of Resources in a Job Shop Environment. IIE Transactions on Operations Engineering 31, 3, 195-206.
Sridhar Seshadri, A. Khanna, F. Harche, and R. Wyle. 1998. A Method for Strategic Asset-Liability Management at the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York. Operations Research 47(3), 345-360.
Sridhar Seshadri and M. Pinedo. 1998. Bounds on the Mean Delay in Multiclass Queueing Networks under Shortfall Based Priority Rules. Probability in the Information and Engineering Sciences 12(3), 329-350.
Pinedo, M. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1998. Capacity, in The Handbook of Technology Management, R.C. Dorf, ed. CRC Press.
Sridhar Seshadri and Srinivasan, V.. 1998. Procedures for Estimating and Guaranteeing Delays in High Speed Communication Networks, in State of the Art in Performance Modeling and Simulation, K. Bagchi, J. Walrand and G. Zobrist, eds. Amsterdam: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers.
Rotem, D., Sridhar Seshadri, and Bernardo, L.M.. 1998. Replication and Clustering in Heterogeneous Disk Systems, in 12th International Parallel Processing Symposium, IPPS'98, IPPS'98.
C. R. Glassey, Sridhar Seshadri, and J. G. Shanthikumar. 1998. Using Information about Machine Failures to Control Flowlines. ZOR, Mathematical Methods of Operations Research 45, 455-481.
Sridhar Seshadri and J. G. Shanthikumar. 1997. Allocation of Chips to Wafers in a Production Problem of Semiconductor Kits. Operations Research 45(2), 315-321.
Sridhar Seshadri and J. G. Shanthikumar. 1997. Allocation of Chips to Wafers in a Production Problem of Semiconductor Kits. Operations Research 45, 315-321.
R. K. Nurani, Sridhar Seshadri, and J. G. Shanthikumar. 1997. Optimal Control of a Single Stage Production System Subject to Random Process Shifts. Operations Research 45(5), 713-724.
Sridhar Seshadri. 1996. A Sample Path Analysis of the Delay in the M/G/C System. The Journal of Applied Probability 33(1), 256-266.
Sridhar Seshadri and Srinivasan, V.. 1996. Design of effective buffer control policies for ATM networks. Performance Evaluation 26, 2, 95-114.
C. R. Glassey, Sridhar Seshadri, and J. G. Shanthikumar. 1996. Linear Control Rules for Production Control of Semiconductor Fabs. IEEE Trans. Semiconductor Manufacturing 9(4), 536-549.
Rotem, D. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1996. The two-headed disk: Stochastic dominance of the greedy policy. Information Processing Letters 57, 5, 273-277.
Harche, F. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1995. An LPT-Bound for a Parallel Multiprocessor Scheduling Problem. The Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications 196, 181-195.
L. T. Chen, D. Rotem, and Sridhar Seshadri. 1995. Declustering Databases on Heterogeneous Disk Systems, in 21st VLDB Conference (Referred Proceedings), Zurich, Switzerland, 110-121.
Gelenbe, E., Sridhar Seshadri, and Srinivasan, V.. 1995. Single Node and End-to-End Buffer Control in Real Time, in Performance Modelling and Evaluation of ATM Networks, Kouvatsos, D. ed. London: Chapman and Hall Publishers.
Segev, A., Sridhar Seshadri, and Rotem, D.. 1994. Optimal Arrangements of Cartridges in Carousel Type Mass Storage Systems. The Computer Journal 37, 10, 873-887.
Hochbaum, D. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1993. The Empirical Performance of a Polynomial Algorithm for Constrained Nonlinear Optimization. Annals of OR 43, 229-248.
C. R. Glassey and Sridhar Seshadri. 1993. Transient Flows in Queueing Systems via Closure Approximations. Queueing Systems 14, 177-201.
Glassey, C. R. and Sridhar Seshadri. 1993. Transient Flows in Queueing Systems via Closure Approximations. Queueing Systems 14, 177-201.
Sridhar Seshadri. 1988. Determination of Aggregate Preventive Maintenance Programs Using Production Schedules. Computers and Industrial Engineering 14, 193-200.
Sridhar Seshadri. 1985. New Approach for Computing Order Quantities within Reorder Levels. TCE Oct-Nov.
Pinedo, M. and Sridhar Seshadri. Scheduling and Dispatching, in Handbook in Industrial Engineering, G. Salvendy, ed. New York: John Wiley.

Professional Awards

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management Best Paper Award2008
National Science Foundation: Collaborative Research on Risk Management in Supply Chains Using Market Information2008
National Science Foundation: Collaborative Research Study: Understanding Indian Enterprise Systems2006
National Science Foundation: Collaborative Research: Resource and Demand Allocation in Dynamic Environments2002
Elected Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India)2000

Teaching Awards

Stern School of Business Teaching Excellence Award1998
Stern School of Business Undergraduate Teacher of the Year Award1997