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Research Interests

His research studies manufacturing, service and supply chain operations from a strategic and tactical perspective and addresses both theory and practice. Current research focuses on the “operations research of human interaction and collaboration,” healthcare, data-driven forecasting, and flexibility in dual sourcing.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Stanford University

… → 1995

Electrical Engineering, MS, Stanford University

… → 1991

Applied Sciences, MS, University KU Leuven, Leuven

… → 1989

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Scheduling Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Voting Mathematics
Stochastic models Engineering & Materials Science
Stochastic Model Mathematics
Stochastic systems Engineering & Materials Science
Sequencing Mathematics
Hedging Mathematics

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Grants 2010 2011

Research Output 1992 2018

Buffer or suffer: Redesigning heart failure postdischarge clinic using queuing theory

Mutharasan, R. K., Ahmad, F., Gurvich, I., Alphs Jackson, H., Van Mieghem, J. & Yancy, C. W., Jul 1 2018, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 11, 7, e004351.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systems Theory
Buffers
Hospitalization
Heart Failure
Transitional Care

Collaboration and multitasking in networks: Prioritization and achievable capacity

Gurvich, I. & Van Mieghem, J., May 1 2018, In : Management Science. 64, 5, p. 2390-2406 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prioritization
Multitasking
Resources
Collaborative networks
Mismatch

Learning by doing versus learning by viewing: An empirical study of data analyst productivity on a collaborative platform at eBay

Yin, Y., Gurvich, I., McReynolds, S., Seys, D. & Van Mieghem, J., Nov 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction. 2, CSCW, 193.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Productivity
productivity
learning
experience
2 Citations (Scopus)

Platform flexibility strategies: R&D investment versus production customization tradeoff

Van den Broeke, M. M., Boute, R. N. & Van Mieghem, J., Oct 16 2018, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 270, 2, p. 475-486 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Customization
Trade-offs
Flexibility
Optimal Investment
Regret
11 Citations (Scopus)

Does social interaction improve learning outcomes? Evidence from field experiments on massive open online courses

Zhang, D. J., Allon, G. & Van Mieghem, J., Jun 1 2017, In : Manufacturing and Service Operations Management. 19, 3, p. 347-367 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experiment
Social interaction
Field experiment
Online courses
Learning outcomes