Hyun-Soo Ahn

Hyun-Soo Ahn

  • Ford Motor Company Co-Director of the Joel D. Tauber Institute for Global Operations
  • Professor of Technology and Operations
Education
  • PhD University of Michigan 2001
  • MSE University of Michigan 1997
  • BSE Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology 1994

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 764-6862
Fax
(734) 764-2555
Email
Room
R4428
Research

Hyun-soo Ahn is a professor of Technology and Operations and Ford Motor Co. Director of Tauber Institute for Global Operations at the University of Michigan. He is an active researcher in supply chain management, service operations, revenue and pricing management, purchasing, and value chain innovations. His research has been funded by multiple government and private agencies, including the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy. He received multiple research awards at Ross, including the 2019 Ross Researcher of the Year award. At Ross, he teaches classes in business analytics, machine learning, statistics, and consulting methodology in the EMBA, MBA, MSCM, and BBA programs. He also teaches executive classes on business analytic and digital transformation for several companies, including ICBC and Bank of America. He has received six teaching excellence awards (voted by the graduating class). He has worked with and supervised more than 70 projects with companies and non-profit organizations. The companies include Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Cisco, FCA, Boeing, Radial, Johnson  & Johnson, 3M, Safeway, General Electric, General Motors, Medtronic, Ametek, and Intel. He is the founder of Supply Chain Consulting Studio, a capstone program for the Master of Supply Chain Management students.

Authors
Hakjin Chung, Hyun-soo Ahn, Rhonda Righter
Published Date
2020

Source

Advances in Applied Probability
Volume: 
52
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
319-347
Authors
Hakjin Chung, Hyun-soo Ahn, Stef Jasin
Published Date
2019

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
28
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
341-353
Authors
Chen, B., Chao, X. Ahn, H
Published Date
2019

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
67
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
905-1208

To share or not to share? Capacity reservation in a shared supplier

Authors
Anyan Qi, Hyun-soo Ahn, Amitabh Sinha
Published Date
11/2019

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
27
Issue: 
8
Pages: 
1455-1475
Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (with Ozge Sahin, Bam Amornpetchkul)
Published Date
08/2018

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
27
Issue: 
8
Pages: 
1455-1475

Analysis of Deterministic Control and Its Improvements for an Inventory Problem with Multi-Product Batch Differentiation

Authors
Ahn, H, Jasin, W., Kaminsky, P, Wang, Y.
Published Date
2017

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
66
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
58-76

Capacity Investment with Demand Learning

Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (Anyan Qi and Amitabh Sinha)
Published Date
2017

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
65
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
145-164

When is Anarchy Beneficial?

Authors
Tyler Moxey, Hyun-soo Ahn, Hakjin Chung, Rhonda Righter
Published Date
2017

Source

Performance Evaluation Review (Computer Science Journal)
Volume: 
45
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
18-20
Authors
Hwang, H., Ahn. H, Kaminsky, P.
Published Date
2016

Source

Journal of Global Optimization
Volume: 
65
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
777-799

Investing in a shared supplier in a competitive market: Stochastic capacity case.

Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (Amitabh Sinha, Anyan Qi)
Published Date
2015

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
24
Issue: 
10
Pages: 
1537-1551
Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (with Man Yu, Roman Kapuscinski)
Published Date
2015

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
61
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
560-577

Rationing Capacity in Advance to Signal Quality

Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (with Man Yu, Roman Kapuscinski)
Published Date
2015

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
61
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
560-577

Choosing which provider sees the next patient in the preanesthesia evaluation clinic based on the relative speeds of the providers

Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn (with Franklin Dexter, MD and Richard H. Epstein, MD)
Published Date
2013

Source

Anesthesia & Analgesia (Medical Journal)
Volume: 
116
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
919-923

Dynamic pricing of limited inventories when customers negotiate

Authors
Chia-Wei Kuo, Hyun-soo Ahn, Goker Aydin
Published Date
07/2011

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
59
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
882

Joint Management of Capacity and Inventory in Make-to-Stock Production Systems

Authors
Hyun-soo Ahn, Maria Mayorga
Published Date
07/2011

Source

European Journal of Operational Research
Volume: 
212
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
312-324

Managing Queues with Heterogeneous Servers

Authors
Jung-Hyun Kim, Hyun-soo Ahn, Rhonda Righter
Published Date
2011

Source

Journal of Applied Probability
Volume: 
48
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
435-452

Inventory policies for a make-to-order system with a perishable component and fixed ordering cost

Authors
Katia Frank, Hyun-soo Ahn, Rachel Zhang
Published Date
2009

Source

Naval Research Logistics
Volume: 
56
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
127-141

Inventory, discounts, and the timing effects

Authors
Hyun-soo Ahn , Mehmet Gumus, and Philip Kaminsky
Published Date
2009

Source

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Volume: 
11
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
613-629

Optimal production policies with multistage stochastic demand lead times

Authors
Jung-hyun Kim, Hyun-soo Ahn, Rhonda Righter
Published Date
2009

Source

Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences
Volume: 
23
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
515-543

Understanding and Managing Variability

Authors
Hyun-Soo Ahn
Published Date
2010

Source

Wiley
Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
James J. Cochran