Research Areas

CVCR researchers have expertise in a wide range of areas, including:

  • Inventory optimization and management
  • Facility location and network design
  • Pricing and revenue management
  • Supply chain coordination and collaboration
  • Vehicle routing
  • General-purpose mathematical optimization
  • Lean manufacturing and distribution
  • Collaborative transportation
  • Scheduling
  • Supply chain risk management
  • Information system risk
  • Information systems payoff
  • Business forecasting
  • Demand planning
  • Electronic commerce
  • Inter-organizational information systems
  • Role of logistics in SCM
  • Buyer-supplier collaboration
  • Supply management scenario development
  • Health care information systems
  • Predictors of supply chain effectiveness