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    • A simulation-based support tool for data-driven decision making: Operational testing for dependence modeling 

      Biller, B.; Akcay, A.; Corlu, C.; Tayur, S. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2015)
      Dependencies occur naturally between input processes of many manufacturing and service applications. When the dependence parameters are known with certainty, the failure to factor the dependencies into decisions is well ...
    • Sourcing decisions with capacity reservation contracts 

      Serel, D. A.; Dada, M.; Moskowitz, H. (Elsevier, 2001)
      By committing to long-term supply contracts, buyers seek to lower their purchasing costs, and have products delivered without interruption. When a long-term contract is available, suppliers are less pressured to find new ...
    • Supporting hurricane inventory management decisions with consumer demand estimates 

      Morrice, D. J.; Cronin, P.; Tanrisever, F.; Butler, J. C. (Elsevier B.V., 2016)
      Matching supply and demand can be very challenging for anyone attempting to provide goods or services during the threat of a natural disaster. In this paper, we consider inventory allocation issues faced by a retailer ...
    • Tactical capacity management under capacity flexibility 

      Alp, O.; Tan, T. (Taylor & Francis, 2008)
      In many production systems a certain level of flexibility in the production capacity is either inherent or can be acquired. In that case, system costs may be decreased by managing the capacity and inventory in a joint ...
    • Three management policies for a resource with partition constraints 

      Alanyalı, M. (Cambridge University Press, 1999)
      Management of a bufferless resource is considered under non-homogeneous demand consisting of one-unit and two-unit requests. Two-unit requests can be served only by a given partition of the resource. Three simple admission ...