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Anand Abraham Paul

E.R. Beall Professor
E.R. Beall Professor

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Information Systems and Operations Management Department
Stuzin Hall 333
PO Box 117169
Gainesville, FL 32611

(352) 846-1239
Email

Education

  • PhD - Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin, 2000
  • MBA - Indian Institute of Management, 1991
  • BTech - Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1989

Research Areas

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Probability Models
  • Inventory Theory
  • Project and Reliability Networks
  • Applied Probability Theory

Inventory Management
Published Year: 2004
Authors: J. Carrillo, M. Carrillo, A. Paul

An Analysis of the Solution Quality of the Simple Genetic Algorithm
Accepted Year: 2012
Authors: Haldun Aytug, Anand Paul

Impact of Process Variability on Product Quality and Supplier selection
Journal: Operations Research
Authors: Tharanga Rajapakshe, Anand Paul, Mohammadmahdi Moqri


Myopic and L-Myopic Optimal Policies in Regional Blood Distribution
Journal: Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Authors: Anand Paul, Yan Qin, Aydin Alptekinoglu


The Impact of Mergers, Capacity Expansion, and Adoptions on Animal Shelter Performance: A Queuing Analysis
Journal: Naval Research Logistics
Authors: Nazli Turken, Janice Carrillo, Anand Paul


Mean throughput rate in restart-upon-failure systems subject to random disruptions
Journal: IIE Transactions
Year: Unknown
Authors: Haldun Aytug, Anand Paul


Socially Optimal Contracting Between a Regional Blood Bank and Hospitals
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Accepted Year: 2018
Authors: Tharanga Rajapakshe, Anand Paul, Suman Mallik


Mitigating Inventory Overstocking: Optimal Order‐up‐to Level to Achieve a Target Fill Rate over a Finite Horizon
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Yinliang Tan, Anand Paul, Qi Deng, Lai Wei


Uniform turnpike planning horizon theorems for finite Markov decision processes
Journal: Mathematics of Operations Research
Accepted Year: 2017
Authors: Mark Lewis, Anand Paul


Mean throughput rate in restart-upon-failure systems subject to random disruptions
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Year: Unknown
Authors: Anand Paul, Haldun Aytug


Inventory planning for a modular product family
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Accepted Year: 2015
Authors: Yinliang Tan, Asoo Vakharia, Anand Paul


Socially Optimal Contracting Between a Regional Blood Bank and Hospitals
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Authors: Tharanga Rajapakshe, Anand Paul


A note on lateral transshipment under point-process driven demand
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Accepted Year: 2013
Authors: Arda Yenipazarli, Anand Paul


Equilibrium returns policies in the presence of supplier competition
Journal: Marketing Science
Published Year: 2010
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay, A. Paul


Dynamics of 2-Worker Bucket Brigade Assembly Lines
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2009
Authors: K. Gurumoorthy, A. Banerjee, A. Paul


Path Correlation and PERT Bias
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2008
Authors: A. Banerjee, A. Paul


On Returns Policies with Exogenous Price
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2007
Authors: I. Bose, A. Paul


Projects with Sequential Iteration: Models and Complexity
Journal: IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineering)
Published Year: 2007
Authors: A. Banerjee, J. Carrillo, A. Paul


Requirements Planning for Modular Products
Journal: Naval Research Logistics
Published Year: 2006
Authors: A. Vakharia, A. Paul


Minimizing Makespan on a Machine subject to Random Breakdowns
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2006
Authors: N. Kasap, H. Aytug, A. Paul


On the Unimodality of the Manufacturer's Objective Function in the Newsvendor Model
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2006
Authors: A. Paul


A Note On Closure Properties of Failure Rate Distributions
Journal: Operations Research
Published Year: 2005
Authors: A. Paul


Average Fill Rate and Horizon Length
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2005
Authors: A. Banerjee, A. Paul


Simple Probability Models for Project Contracting
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2005
Authors: G. Gutierrez, A. Paul


Demand Variability and Incentives in Inventory-based Contracts
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2004
Authors: I. Bose, A. Paul


Mean Sample Spacings, Sample Size and Variability in an Auction-Theoretic Framework
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2004
Authors: G. Gutierrez, A. Paul


Characterizations of the Uniform Distribution Via Sample Spacings and Nonlinear Transformations
Journal: Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications
Published Year: 2003
Authors: A. Paul


On Bivariate Dependence and the Convex Order
Journal: Operations Research Letters
Published Year: 2002
Authors: A. Paul


A Generalized Model of Operations Reversal for Fashion Goods
Journal: Management Science
Published Year: 2001
Authors: N. Jain, A. Paul


Robustness to Variability in Project Networks
Journal: IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineering)
Published Year: 2001
Authors: G. Gutierrez, A. Paul


Analysis of the Effects of Uncertainty, Risk-pooling and Subcontracting Mechanisms on Project Performance
Journal: Operations Research
Published Year: 2000
Authors: G. Gutierrez, A. Paul