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K. Louis Luangkesorn

Visiting Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Industrial Engineering


(2013 - 2014) II-VI Foundation grant.

(2011 - 2012) University of Pittsburgh MIDAS Center of Excellence Pilot Grant.

(2010) Omega: The International Journal of Management Science Best Reviewer Certificate.

(2003) Northwestern University Transportation Center PhD Dissertation Year Fellowship.

(1997 - 1998) Walter P. Murphy Fellowship - Northwestern University.

(1993) Gamma Epsilon, General Engineering Honors Society, Department of General Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

(1993 - 1995) Science, Technology and Public Policy Fellowship, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University.

PhD, Industrial Engineering and Management Science, Northwestern University, 2004

MS, Technology and Public Policy, The George Washington University, 1995

Graduate in Technology and Public Policy, George Washington University, Washington D.C., 1995

BA, General Engineering (Management Science), Political Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993

BS, General Engineering (Management Science), Political Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993

Luangkesorn, K.L., & Eren-Dogu, Z.F. (2016). Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods for estimating surgery duration. JOURNAL OF STATISTICAL COMPUTATION AND SIMULATION, 86(2), 262-278.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00949655.2015.1004065.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Ghiasabadi, F., & Chhatwal, J. (2013). A sequential experimental design method to evaluate a combination of school closure and vaccination policies to control an H1N1-like pandemic. J Public Health Manag Pract, 19 Suppl 2(0 2), S37-S41. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0b013e3182939a5c.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Norman, B.A., Zhuang, Y., Falbo, M., & Sysko, J. (2012). Practice Summaries: Designing Disease Prevention and Screening Centers in Abu Dhabi. INTERFACES, 42(4), 406-409.Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). doi: 10.1287/inte.1110.0617.

Wang, Y., Luangkesorn, K.L., & Shuman, L. (2012). Modeling emergency medical response to a mass casualty incident using agent based simulation. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 46(4), 281-290.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.seps.2012.07.002.

Iravani, S.M.R., Liu, T., Luangkesorn, K.L., & Simchi-Levi, D. (2007). A produce-to-stock system with advance demand information and secondary customers. NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS, 54(3), 331-345.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nav.20208.

Iravani, S.M.R., Luangkesorn, K.L., & Simchi-Levi, D. (2004). A general decomposition algorithm for parallel queues with correlated arrivals. QUEUEING SYSTEMS, 47(4), 313-344.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1023/B:QUES.0000036395.55351.07.

Gong, J., Luangkesorn, L., & Bidanda, B. (2015). Evaluating performance tradeoffs in a production and inventory system with production disruptions using Markov chain models. In 23rd International Conference for Production Research, ICPR 2015.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Klein, G., & Bidanda, B. (2013). Analysis of Production Systems with potential for severe disruptions. In 22nd International Conference on Production Research, ICPR 2013.

Bountourelis, T., Eckman, D., Luangkesorn, L., Schaefer, A., Nabors, S.G., & Clermont, G. (2012). Sensitivity analysis of an ICU simulation model. In Proceedings Title: Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2012.6465121.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Bountourelis, T., Schaefer, A., Nabors, S., & Clermont, G. (2012). The case against utilization: Deceptive performance measures in inpatient care capacity models. In Proceedings Title: Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2012.6465104.

Bountourelis, T., Luangkesorn, L., Schaefer, A., Maillart, L., Nabors, S.G., & Clermont, G. (2011). Development and validation of a large scale ICU simulation model with blocking. In Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC), (pp. 1143-1153).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2011.6147837.

Nabors, S.G., Bountourelis, T., Schaefer, A., Clermont, G., Luangkesorn, L., Kharoufeh, J., Maillart, L., & Yang, W. (2011). Systematic Engineering Of Acute Care Delivery: Predictability Of Intensive Care Unit Patient Throughput Using Process Modeling. In AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 183.American Thoracic Society. doi: 10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2011.183.1_meetingabstracts.a2371.

Shylo, O.V., Luangkesorn, L., Prokopyev, O.A., Rajgopal, J., & Schaefer, A. (2011). Managing patient backlog in a surgical suite that uses a block-booking scheduling system. In Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC), (pp. 1314-1324).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2011.6147852.

Wang, Y., Luangkesorn, L., & Shuman, L.J. (2011). Best-subset selection procedure. In Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC), (pp. 4310-4318).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2011.6148118.

Iravani, S.M.R., Luangkesorn, K.L., & Simchi-Levi, D. (2003). On assemble-to-order systems with flexible customers. INFORMS Fall 2000.San Antonio, TX. doi: 10.1080/07408170304392.