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Nagesh Gavirneni

Nagesh Gavirneni

Area Coordinator of Operations Management
Emerson Professor of Manufacturing Management
Associate Professor of Operations, Technology and Information Management

Email: sg337@cornell.edu
325 Sage Hall
Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6201
Phone: 607-254-6776

Professor Gavirneni's research interests are in the areas of supply chain management, inventory control, production scheduling, simulation, and optimization. His papers have appeared in Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, European Journal of Operational Research, Operations Research Letters, IIE Transactions, Interfaces, and IEEE Transactions on Reliability. Previously, he was an assistant professor in the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. Before that he was the chief algorithm design engineer of SmartOps, a Software Architect at Maxager Technology, Inc., and a research scientist with Schlumberger. His undergraduate degree from IIT-Madras is in Mechanical Engineering and he has received Master’s degrees from Iowa State University and Carnegie Mellon University.

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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Accepted Papers

  • Gavirneni, Nagesh; Kulkarni, Vidyadhar.  "Concierge Medicine: Applying Rational Economics to Health Care Queuing"  Cornell Hospitality Quarterly  (Accepted)

  • Kwak, Jin Kyung; Gavirneni, Nagesh.  "Impact of Information Errors on Supply Chain Performance"  Journal of the Operational Research Society  (Accepted)

  • Gavirneni, Nagesh; Kulkarni, Vidyadhar.  "Concierge Medicine: Applying Rational Economics to Health Care Queuing"  Cornell Hospitality Quarterly  55.3  (Accepted):  314-325.

Published Papers

Working Papers

  • Liu, Fang; Gavirneni, Nagesh.  "Optimal Periodic Flexible Policies for Two-Stage Serial Supply Chains: A Technical Note"

  • Gavirneni, Nagesh; Robinson, Lawrence W..  "Risk Aversion and Implicit Shortage Cost Explain the Anchoring and Insufficient Adjustment Bias in Human Newsvendors"

  • Gavirneni, Nagesh; Kulkarni, V..  "Self-Selecting Priority Queues with Burr Distributed Waiting Costs"

  • Robinson, Lawrence W.; Gavirneni, Nagesh.  "Using Retailer Order Commitments to Improve Supply Chain Performance"

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