Syam Menon
MS 33, Room 3.421
School of Management
University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, Tx 75083
Phone:(972) 883-4779
Fax:(972) 883-2089


Ph.D., University of Chicago
MBA, University of Chicago
B. Tech., University of Kerala


Teaching Materials available via WebCT (


  1. M. Johar, S. Menon & V. Mookerjee. "Analyzing Sharing Incentives in Peer-to-Peer Networks Under Various Congestion Measures", Information Systems Research, Forthcoming.

  2. S. Menon. "A Sequential Approach for Optimal Broadcast Scheduling in Packet Radio Networks", IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 57, No. 3, March 2009.

  3. S. Menon & R. Gupta. "Optimal Broadcast Scheduling in Packet Radio Networks via Branch and Price", INFORMS Journal on Computing, Vol. 20, No. 3, Summer 2008.

  4. S. Menon & S. Sarkar. "Minimizing Information Loss and Preserving Privacy", Management Science, Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2007.

  5. S. Menon & A. Amiri. "Multi-period Cellular Network Design via Price Influenced Simulated Annealing (PISA)", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part B, Vol. 36, No. 3, June 2006.

  6. A. Amiri & S. Menon. "Scheduling Web Banner Advertisements with Multiple Display Frequencies", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part A, Vol. 36, No. 2, March 2006.

  7. S. Menon, S. Sarkar & S. Mukherjee. "Maximizing Accuracy of Shared Databases when Concealing Sensitive Patterns", Information Systems Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, September 2005.

  8. S. Menon. "Allocating Fragments in Distributed Databases", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 16, No. 7, July, 2005.

  9. S. Menon & A. Amiri. "Designing Partially Survivable Cellular Telecommunications Networks", Information Technology and Management, Vol. 6, No. 2/3, April 2005.

  10. S. Menon. "Effective Reformulations for Task Allocation in Distributed Systems with a Large Number of Communicating Tasks", IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 12, December 2004.

  11. S. Menon & R. Gupta. "Assigning Cells to Switches in Cellular Networks by Incorporating a Pricing Mechanism into Simulated Annealing", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part B, Vol. 34, No. 1, February 2004.

  12. S. Menon & A. Amiri. "Scheduling Banner Advertisements on the Web", INFORMS Journal on Computing, Vol. 16, No. 1, Winter 2004.

  13. A. Amiri & S. Menon. "Efficient Scheduling of Internet Banner Advertisements", ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, Volume 3, Number 4, November 2003.

  14. S. Menon & L. Schrage. "Order Allocation for Stock Cutting in the Paper Industry", Operations Research, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2002.

  15. S. Menon & R. Sharda. "Data Mining", in Encyclopedia of Operations Research/Management Science, Saul Gass and Carl Harris, Editors, 2000.