Ananth Krishnamurthy

Associate Professor

3258 Mechanical Engineering Building
1513 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706

Ph: (608) 890-2236
Fax: (608) 262-8454
ananth@engr.wisc.edu


Education

  • B.Tech-M. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
  • M.S., Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Education

  • B.Tech-M. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
  • M.S., Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests

  • Prof Ananth Krishnamurthy\'s research targets the development and state-of-the-art application of performance modeling techniques in the design and analysis of manufacturing systems and supply chains. Topics of interest include production inventory systems, assembly operations, product variety and customization, material handling and warehouse systems, lead time reduction and quick response manufacturing. His research is supported by federal agencies as well as industry. Dr. Krishnamurthy also serves as the Director of the Center for Quick Response Manufacturing, and is affiliated with the inter-disciplinary Masters Program in Manufacturing Systems Engineering.

Publications

  • Krishnamurthy, A., Suri, R., and Vernon, M., 2004, Analysis of a Fork/Join Station with Inputs from Coxian Servers in a Closed Queuing Network, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 125, pp. 69-94.
  • Krishnamurthy, A., R. Suri and M. Vernon, 2004, Re-examining the Performance of MRP and Kanban Material Control Strategies for Multi-product Flexible Manufacturing Systems, International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 16, pp. 123-150.
  • Tien, J. M., Krishnamurthy, A., and Yasar, A., 2004, Towards Real-Time Customized Management of Supply and Demand Chains, Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 129-151.
  • Granger, J., Krishnamurthy, A., Robinson, S.M., 2006, Rapid Improvement of Stochastic Networks using Two-Moment Approximations, Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Vol. 43, pp. 1038-1060.
  • Kar, K., Krishnamurthy, A., and Jaggi, N., 2006, Dynamic Node Activation in Networks of Rechargeable Sensors, IEEE/ACM Transactions in Networking, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 15 - 26.
  • Al-Araidah, O., Krishnamurthy, A., and Malmborg, C., 2006, A Two-Stage Simulated Annealing Procedure For Block Layout Problems, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 44, No. 20, pp. 4417-4429.
  • Krishnamurthy, A., and Suri, R., 2006, Performance Analysis of Single Stage Kanban Controlled Production Systems using Parametric Decomposition, Queuing Systems: Theory and Applications, Vol. 54, pp. 141-162.
  • Al-Araidah, O., Krishnamurthy, A., and Malmborg, C., 2007, A Comparative Study of Single-Phase and Two-Phase Approaches for the Layout Problem with Material Handling Costs, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 951-970.
  • Kuo, P-H, Krishnamurthy, A., and Malmborg, C., 2007, Design Models for Unit Load Storage and Retrieval Systems Using Autonomous Vehicle Technology and Resource Conserving Storage and Dwell Point Policies, Applied Mathematical Modeling, Vol. 31, pp. 2332-2346.
  • Kuo, P-H, Krishnamurthy, A., and Malmborg, C., 2007, Performance Modeling of Autonomous Vehicle Storage and Retrieval Systems Using Class-Based Storage Policies, International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology.
  • Satyam, K., and Krishnamurthy, A., 2007, Analytical Models for Multi-product Manufacturing Systems Operating under CONWIP Control Policies, IIE Transactions.
  • Ramakrishnan, R., and Krishnamurthy, A., 2007, Analysis of Kitting Operations in Manufacturing Systems, Asia Pacific Journal of Operations Research.

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Courses

Summer 2014

  • ME 641 - Design and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems

  • ISYE 990 - Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 890 - Pre-Dissertator\'s Research
  • ISYE 790 - Master\'s Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 699 - Advanced Independent Study
  • ISYE 641 - Design and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems
  • ISYE 990 - Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 890 - Pre-Dissertator\'s Research
  • ISYE 790 - Master\'s Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 699 - Advanced Independent Study
  • ISYE 691 - Special Topics in Industrial Engineering
  • ISYE 415 - Introduction to Manufacturing Systems, Design and Analysis
  • ISYE 990 - Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 890 - Pre-Dissertator\'s Research
  • ISYE 790 - Master\'s Research and Thesis
  • ISYE 699 - Advanced Independent Study
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