Current and Former Ph.D. Students

  • Xiao Zhang, M.S., 2011
    Dissertation title: TBD
    Current position: Research Assistant, UTD 

  • Duygu Dagli, M.S., 2011
    Dissertation title: TBD
    Current position: Research Assistant, UTD 

  • Yanchong (Karen) Zheng, Ph.D. 2011
    Dissertation title: Trust and Trustworthiness in Supply Chain Management
    Current position: Assistant Professor, MIT, Sloan School of Management 
  • Sechan Oh, Ph.D. 2010
    Dissertation title: Optimal Stopping Problems in Operations Management
    Current position: Research Scientist, IBM Research 

  • Heng Liu, Ph.D. 2008
    Dissertation title: Essays in New Product Development
    Current position: Senior Software Engineer, Oracle

  • Onur Uncu, Ph.D. 2007
    Dissertation title: Dynamic Time-to-market and Operational Decisions in High Technology Firms
    Current position: Director, Fixed Income, Credit Suisse

  • Murat Kaya, Ph.D. 2006
    Dissertation title: Essays in Supply Chain Contracting: Dual Channel Management with Service Competition and Quality Risk in Outsourcing
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Sabanci University, School of Engineering and Research Scientist at Hewlett Packard Laboratories

  • Aykut Atali, Ph.D. 2006
    Dissertation title: Quantitative Modeling in Inventory Management with Imperfect Information
    Current position:  Manager, Supply Chain Optimization and Engineering (SCOnE) at Google

  • Holly Lutze, Ph.D. 2004
    Dissertation title: Mitigating Supply Chain Risk: Pooling, Contracting, and Supplier Selection
    Current position: Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Dallas, School of Management

  • Wei Wei, Ph.D. 2003
    Dissertation title: Capacity Management under Forecast Updates in Decentralized Supply Chains
    Current position: Executive Managing Director, Fixed Income Derivatives Research, Morgan Stanley