Izak Duenyas

Izak Duenyas

  • Herrick Professor of Business
  • Professor of Technology and Operations
  • Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering
  • Faculty Director, Executive MBA Program
Education
  • PhD Northwestern University 1991
  • MS Northwestern University 1988
  • BS Bogazici University 1987

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 615-1288
Fax
(734) 615-4323
Email
Room
R5372
Research

Izak Duenyas is interested in supply chain management and coordination, revenue management in a variety of industries, evaluation of investment decisions in capacity, and in modeling and control of production systems. Duenyas has served as area editor in Manufacturing, Service and Supply Chain Operations Area of Operations Research. His research has been funded by NSF as well as private industry. Duenyas has served as president of the Manufacturing and Services Operations (MSOM) Society, and as an associate dean for the Ross School. He has been awarded the Executive MBA Teaching Award by the Ross students four times and has also been awarded the "Researcher of the Year" award by the Ross School. He is a fellow of the INFORMS Society. Duenyas has been a consultant/executive trainer for a variety of companies such as Merck, Teva, Schlumberger, Cummins, Continental, Siemens, Tetra Pak, Steelcase, Ricardo, Ford, and others.

 

Executive Leadership
Izak Duenyas is the John Psarouthakis Professor of Manufacturing Management and Professor of Operations Management at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and holds an appointment at the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering.  He also serves as the Chair of the Technology and Operations Area.  He received his PhD in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences from Northwestern University in 1991.

Professor Duenyas' research interests are in the performance analysis and optimal control of complex production and service systems.  He has widely published articles on production and inventory control, supply chain management, and optimal analysis and control of queueing systems.  He has served or is serving on the editorial boards of several of the leading journals in his field, such as Management Science, Operations Research, IIE Transactions, Manufacturing and Services Operations Management.  Professor Duenyas has acted as the project director in grants totaling more than $2 million from the National Science Foundation and private industry.  He has consulted for and/or done executive courses for many companies such as Alcoa, Ford, GM, Merck, Teva, Schlumberger, GE, Cummins, Continental, Ford, Steelcase, Simmons, Siemens, and others.  He has been awarded a CAREER grant for his research by the National Science Foundation. He is a Fellow of the INFORMS society.

Professor Duenyas is a co-director of a highly successful continuing education certificate program at the University of Michigan on lean manufacturing.  In this capacity, he has taught on site at numerous companies.  At the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, Professor Duenyas teaches the core class on operations.  He has been awarded the Executive MBA teaching award by the EMBA students in 2003, 2009, 2010 and 2013.

Dynamic Customer Acquisition and Retention

Authors
King, G., X. Chao., I. Duenyas
Published Date
8/2016

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
25
Issue: 
8
Pages: 
1332-1343

Nonparametric Data-Driven Algorithms for Multi-Product Inventory Systems with Censored Demand

Authors
Shi, C., Chen, W., and I. Duenyas
Published Date
6/2016

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
64
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
362-270

Priority Rules for Multi-Task Due-Date Scheduling under Varying Processing Costs

Authors
Xu, Y., Cong, S., and I. Duenyas
Published Date
12/2016

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
25
Issue: 
12
Pages: 
2086-2102

Real Time Dynamic Pricing with Minimal and Flexible Price Adjustment

Authors
Chen, G., Jasin, S., and I. Duenyas
Published Date
8/2016

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
62
Issue: 
8
Pages: 
2437-2455

Mechanisms to Induce Buyer Forecasting: Do Suppliers Always Benefit from Better Forecasting?"

Authors
Amonpetchkul, T., Duenyas. I., and Sahin, O.
Published Date
11/2015

Source

Production and Operations Management
Volume: 
24
Issue: 
11
Pages: 
1724-1749

Production and Inventory Control for a Make-To-Stock/Calibrate to-Order System with Dedicated and Shared Resources

Authors
Demirel, S., I. Duenyas, and R. Kapuscinski
Published Date
2015

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
63
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
823-839

Optimal Pricing, Production and Inventory for New Product Diffusion Under Supply Constraints

Authors
Shen, W., I. Duenyas and R. Kapuscinski
Published Date
2/2014

Source

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Volume: 
16
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
28-45

Should Event Organizers Prevent Resale of Tickets?

Authors
Cui, Y., Duenyas, I., Sahin, O.
Published Date
9/2014

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
60
Issue: 
9
Pages: 
2160-2179

Does Pooling Component Demands when Sourcing Lead to Higher Profits?

Authors
Hu, B., I. Duenyas and D. Beil
Published Date
7/2013

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
59
Issue: 
7
Pages: 
1576-1593

Dynamic Pricing of Substituable Products in the Presence of Capacity Flexibility

Authors
Oben, C. O. Sahin, and I. Duenyas
Published Date
2013

Source

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Volume: 
15
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
86-101

Price Quoting Strategies of an Upstream Supplier

Authors
Hu, B., Beil, D., and I. Duenyas
Published Date
9/2013

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
59
Issue: 
9
Pages: 
2093-2110

Should Competing Firms Reveal Their Capacity?

Authors
Ye, Q., I. Duenyas and R. Kapuscinski
Published Date
2013

Source

Naval Research Logistics
Volume: 
60
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
64-86

Optimal Control of an Assembly System with Demand for the End Product and Intermediate Components

Authors
Oben, C., I. Duenyas and Y. Koren
Published Date
05/2012

Source

IIE Transactions
Volume: 
44
Issue: 
5
Pages: 
386-403

New Product Diffusion Decisions Under Supply Constraints

Authors
Shen, W., I. Duenyas and R. Kapuscinski
Published Date
10/2011

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
57
Issue: 
10
Pages: 
1802-1810

Purchasing Under Asymmetric Demand and Cost Information: When is More Private Information Better?"

Authors
Kostamis, I., and Duenyas, I.
Published Date
07/2011

Source

Operations Research
Volume: 
59
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
914-928

Quantity Commitment, Production and Subcontracting with Bargaining

Authors
Kostamis, D., and I. Duenyas
Published Date
8/2009

Source

IIE Transactions
Volume: 
41
Issue: 
8
Pages: 
677-686

Total Cost Procurement Auctions: Impact of Suppliers' Cost Adjustments on Auction Format Choice

Authors
Kostamis, D., D. Beil, and I. Duenyas
Published Date
12/2009

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
55
Issue: 
12
Pages: 
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