Ananth Krishnamurthy


Ananth Krishnamurthy is an Associate Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research targets the development and 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, warehouse systems, 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. He is a member of INFORMS, IIE, IEEE, POMS, SME, and APICS.


Research Expertise

Design and Performance Analysis of Manufacturing Systems and Supply Chains, Quick Response Manufacturing, Queuing Theory and Stochastic Models, Optimization and Simulation