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McKendall, Alan R.

A portrait of Alan McKendall


321 ESB

Associate Professor - Industrial and Management Systems Engineering


PH.D, Industrial Engineering, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1999 
M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1996 
M.S., Applied Mathematics, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1994 
B.S., Mathematics, Southern University at New Orleans, 1990

Research Focus Areas

Industrial and Management Systems

Research Interests

Use Operations Research Methods to solve combinatorial optimization problems such as scheduling, facility layout & design, and assignment problems.

Teaching Interests

Introduction to Operations Research 
Applied Linear Programming 
Integer Programming 
Nonlinear Programming 
Combinatorial Optimization 
Supply Chain Systems

Professional Societies

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (Informs) 
Institute of Industrial Engineers