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Sri Talluri

Hoagland-Metzler Endowed Professor in Purchasing and SCM
Department: Supply Chain Management
Office:
North Business Building
632 Bogue St Rm N351
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 432-6430
Curriculum Vitae
  • Biography
    Sri Talluri earned the B. S. degree in mechanical engineering in India in 1989, the M. S. degree in industrial and manufacturing systems engineering and the Ph. D. degree in production and operations management from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1992 and 1996, respectively. He is the Hoagland-Metzler Endowed Professor and Professor of Supply Chain Management at Michigan State University. Sri also serves as the Faculty Director for the Axia Institute (https://axia.broad.msu.edu/).  His research interests are in the areas of supply risk, buyer-supplier relationships and supply contracts, sustainability in supply chains, technology management, and performance evaluation. Sri's methodological expertise lies in the areas of optimization methods (deterministic and stochastic models), game theory, empirical methods (statistical models), and data envelopment analysis. He has 90 journal publications in a variety of top-tier academic journals including the IIE Transactions, Decision Sciences, Production and Operations Management Journal, Journal of Operations Management, International Journal of Production Research, European Journal of Operational Research, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, and has presented papers in various national and international conferences. Sri has more than 8800 citations of his work and an h-index of 45.

    In journal articles published in 2013 and 2015, Sri was ranked as a top 20 (rank # 17) researcher worldwide in terms of the impact of his work in the domain of data envelopment analysis (Liu, J.S., Lu, Y. Y., Lu, W.M., and Lin, B.J. Data envelopment analysis 1978-2010: A citation-based literature survey, OMEGA, 41, pp. 3-15, 2013), and top 1% researcher worldwide in the area of operations management based on publications in elite journals (Shang, G., Saladin, B., Fry, T., and Donohue, J. Twenty-Six Years of Operations Management Research (1985 - 2010): Authorship Patterns and Research Constituents in Eleven Top Rated Journals, International Journal of Production Research, 53(20), pp. 6161 - 6197, 2015), respectively. Sri has delivered invited presentations at various countries that include Australia, United Kingdom, Spain, India, France, Portugal, United Arab Emirates, China, Germany, Denmark,  Belgium, Italy,  Peru, New Zealand, Finland, and Switzerland. His research is funded by companies and organizations such as Dow Chemical, Lear Corporation, CIBER, McNeil Healthcare, and Center for Advanced Purchasing Studies (CAPS). His consulting experience includes a variety of companies in the area of supply chain optimization, which include SAP, Chrysler, ArcBest, Johnson and Johnson, Accenture, and Dash Optimization.

    Dr. Talluri was named as a Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics for the year 2016-2017 and currently holds the position of Honorary Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia.  He was also the recipient of John D. and Dortha J. Withrow Endowed Emerging Scholar Award for outstanding scholarly contributions in 2004. He currently serves as the Department Editor for IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management and Editorial Review Board Member for Production and Operations Management Journal and the International Journal of Production Research. He was also the past Senior Editor for Decision Sciences Journal and Guest Senior Editor for Production and Operations Management Journal.  Sri served as the Conference Chair for the 47th Annual Decision Sciences Institute Conference, Track Chair for Supply Chain Management at the 14th and 16th Annual Production and Operations Management Conferences, and the Track Chair for Sourcing Management for the 18th Annual POMS Conference. In addition, he was the Associate Executive Director for POMS from 2006-2009. He is a member of honor societies such as Alpha Pi Mu & Phi Kappa Phi and professional organizations which include the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS), and the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS).

    Professor Talluri has more than 20 years of teaching experience and has taught a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of supply chain management, operations management, operations research/management science, and statistics.

    Sri's hobbies include Tennis (rating: 4.5), Chess, and Bridge. He was the past champion at the MAC Tennis League.




  • Publications
    Article
    Yoon, J., Talluri, S., Yildiz, H., and Ho, W. (2018). Models for Supplier Selection and Risk Mitigation: A Holistic Approach, International Journal of Production Research (forthcoming).
    Article
    Ma, X., Ho, W., Ji, P., and Talluri, S. (2018). Coordinated Pricing Analysis with the Carbon Tax Scheme in a Supply Chain, Decision Sciences (forthcoming).
    Article
    Yoon, J., Rosales, C., and Talluri, S. (2018). Inter-Firm
    Partnerships – Strategic Alliances in the Pharmaceutical Industry, International
    Journal of Production Research, 56:1/2, pp.
    862-881.
    Article
    Ma, X., Ho, W., Ji, P., and Talluri, S. (2018). Contract Design with Information Asymmetry in a Supply Chain under an Emissions Trading Mechanism, Decision Sciences, 49:1, pp.121-153.
    Article
    Mizgier, K.J., Pasia, J.M., and Talluri, S. (2017). Multi-Objective Capital Allocation for Supplier Development under Risk, International Journal of Production Research, 55:18, pp. 5243-5258.
    Article
    Yoon, J., Yildiz, H., Talluri, S. (2016). Risk Management Strategies in Transportation Capacity Decisions: An Analytical Approach, Journal of Business Logistics, 37:4, pp. 364-381.
    Article
    Yildiz, H., Yoon, J., Talluri, S., and Ho, W. (2016). Reliable Supply Chain Network Design, Decision Sciences, 47:4, pp. 661-698.
    Article
    Mogre, R., Talluri, S., and D'Amico, F. (2016). A Decision Framework to Mitigate Supply Chain Risks: An Application in the Offshore Wind Energy Industry, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 63:3, pp. 316-325.
    Article
    Chung, W., Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2015). Optimal Pricing and Inventory Strategies over Multiple Price Markdowns over Time. European Journal of Operational Research, 243:1, pp. 130-141.
    Article
    Kaki, A., Salo, A., and Talluri, S. (2015). Disruptions in Supply Networks: A Probabilistic Risk Assessment Approach, Journal of Business Logistics, 36:3, pp. 273-287.
    Article
    Mahapatra, S., Pal, R., Hult, G. T. M., and Talluri, S. (2015). Assessment of Proactive Environmental Initiatives: Evaluation of Efficiency Based on Interval-scale Data, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 62:2, pp. 280-293.
    Article
    Kaki, A., Liesiö, J., Salo, A., and Talluri, S. (2015) "Newsvendor Decisions Under Supply Uncertainty, International Journal of Production Research, 53:5, pp. 1544-1560.
    Article
    Ho, W., Zheng, T., Yildiz, H., and Talluri, S. (2015). Supply Chain Risk Management: A Literature Review, International Journal of Production Research, 53:16, pp. 5031-5069.
    Article
    Kaki, A., Salo, A., and Talluri, S. (2014). Scenario-Based Modeling of Interdependent Demand and Supply Uncertainties, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 61:1, pp. 101-113.
    Article
    Chung, W., Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2014). Quantity Flexibility Contract in the Presence of Discount Incentive, Decision Sciences, 45:1, pp. 49-79.
    Article
    Narayanan, S., Swaminathan, J.M., and Talluri, S. (2014). Knowledge Diversity, Turnover, and Team Performance: An Empirical Analysis. Production and Operations Management Journal, 23:8, pp. 1332-1351 (author names in alphabetical order).
    Article
    Schoenherr, T., Modi, S. B., Talluri, S., and Hult, G. T. M. (2014). Antecedents and Performance Outcomes of Strategic Environmental Sourcing: An Investigation of Resource-Based Process and Contingency Effects, Journal of Business Logistics, 35:3, pp. 172-190.
    Article
    Feng, B., Yao, T., Jiang, B., and Talluri, S. (2014). How to Motivate Vendor’s RFID Adoption Beyond Mandate? A Retailer’s Perspective, International Journal of Production Research, 52:7, pp. 2173-2193.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Kull, T,J., Yildiz, H., and Yoon, J. (2013). Assessing the Efficiency of Risk Mitigation Strategies in Supply Chains, Journal of Business Logistics, 34:4, pp. 253-268.
    Article
    Elango, B., Talluri, S., and Hult, G.T. (2013). Understanding Drivers of Risk-Adjusted Performance for Service Firms with International Operations. Decision Sciences, 44:4, pp. 755-783
    Article
    Schoenherr, T., and Talluri, S. (2013). Environmental Sustainability Initiatives: A Comparative Analysis of Plant Efficiencies in Europe and U.S. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 60:2, pp. 353-365.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Kim, M. K., and Schoenherr, T. (2013). The Relationship Between Operating Efficiency and Service Quality: Are They Compatible?. International Journal of Production Research, 51:8, pp. 2548-2567.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Decampos, H., and Hult, G.T. (2013). Supplier Rationalization: A Sourcing Decision Model. Decision Sciences, 44:1, pp. 57-86.
    Article
    Chung, W., Narasimhan, R., and Talluri, S. (2012). The Role of Schedule Mismatch in Ending Inventory Decisions in the Presence of Price Cuts. Journal of Business Logistics, 33:4, pp. 262-277.
    Article
    Chung, W., Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2011). Price Markdown Scheme in a Multi-Echelon Supply Chain. European Journal of Operational Research, 215:3, pp. 569-581.
    Article
    Jiang, B., Talluri, S., Yao, T., and Moon, Y. (2010). Breaking the Winner"™s Curse in Outsourcing. Decision Sciences. 41: 3. pp. 573-594.
    Article
    Chung, W., Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2010). Flexibility or Discount? Sourcing Decisions with Two Suppliers. Decision Sciences. 41: 3. pp. 623-650.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Narasimhan, R., and Chung, W. (2010). Manufacturer Cooperation and Supplier Development under Risk. European Journal of Operational Research. 207: 1. pp. 165-173.
    Article
    Yang, C.H., Ma, X., Ho, W., and Talluri, S. (2018). Optimal Robust Ordering
    Quantity for a New Product Under Environmental Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Engineering
    Management (forthcoming).
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Lee, Y.J. (2010). Optimal Supply Contract Selection. International Journal of Production Research. 48: 24. pp. 7303-7320.
    Article
    Yao, T., Jiang, B., Young, S., and Talluri, S. (2010). Outsourcing Timing, Contract Selection, and Negotiation. International Journal of Production Research. 48: 2. pp. 305-326.
    Article
    Narasimhan, R., and Talluri, S. (2009). Perspectives on Risk Management in Supply Chains. Journal of Operations Management. 27: 2. pp. 114-118.
    Article
    Kull, T. and Talluri, S. (2008). A Supply-Risk Reduction Model Using Integrated Multi-Criteria Decision Making. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. 55: 3. pp. 409-419.
    Article
    Jiang, B., Talluri, S., and Calantone, R. (2008). Determinants of Interoutsourcing: An Analytical Approach. Decision Sciences. 39: 1. pp. 65-84.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Narasimhan, R., and Viswanathan, S. (2007). Information Technologies for Procurement Decisions: A Decision Support System for Multi-Attribute E-Reverse Auctions. International Journal of Production Research. 45: 11. pp. 2615-2628.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Chung, W., and Narasimhan, R. (2006). An Optimization Model for Phased Supplier Integration into E-Procurement Systems. IIE Transactions. 38: 5. pp. 389-399.
    Article
    Swink, M., Talluri, S., and Pandejpong, T. (2006). Faster, Better, Cheaper: A Study of NPD Project Efficiency and Performance Tradeoffs. Journal of Operations Management. 24: 5. pp. 542-562.
    Article
    Narasimhan, R., Talluri, S., and Mahapatra, S. (2006). Multi-Product, Multi-Criteria Model for Supplier Selection with Product Life Cycle Considerations. Decision Sciences. 37: 4. pp. 577-603.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2004). A Methodology for Strategic Sourcing. European Journal of Operational Research (This paper is ranked 15 in highly requested papers in EJOR from April 2002-April 2004 with 1,255 requests). 154: 1. pp. 236-250 .
    Article
    Das, A., Narasimhan, R., Talluri, S. (2006). Supplier Integration- Finding an Optimal Configuration. Journal of Operations Management. 24: 5. pp. 563-582.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2005). A Methodology for Supply Base Optimization. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. 52: 1. pp. 130-139.
    Article
    Narasimhan, R., Talluri, S., Sarkis, J., and Ross, A. (2005). Efficient Service Location Design in Government Services: A Decision Support System Framework. Journal of Operations Management. 23: 2. pp. 163-178.
    Article
    Narsimhan, R., Talluri, S., and Das, A. (2004). Exploring Flexibility and Execution Competencies of Manufacturing Firms. Journal of Operations Management. 22: 1. pp. 91-106.
    Article
    Sundarraj, R. P., and Talluri, S. (2003). A Multi-Period Optimization Model for Procurement of Component-Based Enterprise Information Technologies. European Journal of Operational Research. 146: 2. pp. 111-123.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Vickery, S. K., and Droge, C. L. (2003). Transmuting Performance on Manufacturing Dimensions into Business Performance: An Exploratory Analysis of Efficiency. International Journal of Production Research. 41: 10. pp. 2107-2123.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Narasimhan, R. (2003). Vendor Evaluation with Performance Variability: A Max-Min Approach. European Journal of Operational Research. 146: 3. pp. 543-552.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Baker, R.C. (2002). A Multi-Phase Mathematical Programming Approach for Effective Supply Chain Design. European Journal of Operational Research (This paper is ranked 21 in highly requested papers in EJOR from April 2002-April 2004 with 1,114 requests). 141: 3. pp. 546-560.
    Article
    Yang, C.H., Ma, X., Ho, W., and Talluri, S. (2018). Optimal Robust Ordering
    Quantity for a New Product Under Environmental Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Engineering
    Management (forthcoming).
    Article
    Talluri, S. (2002). A Buyer-Seller Game Model for Selection and Negotiation of Purchasing Bids. European Journal of Operational Research. 143: 1. pp. 171-180.
    Article
    Yang, C.H., Ma, X., Ho, W., and Talluri, S. (2018). Optimal Robust Ordering Quantity for a New Product Under Environmental Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management (forthcoming).
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Sarkis, J. (2002). A Methodology for Monitoring System Performance. International Journal of Production Research. 40: 7. pp. 1567-1582.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Sarkis, J. (2002). A Model for Performance Monitoring of Suppliers. International Journal of Production Research. 40: 16. pp.4257-4269.
    Article
    Talluri, S. (2002). Single Price System Model for Optimal Decisions in Capital Equipment Purchasing. International Journal of Production Research. 40: 4. pp.1003-1016.
    Article
    Talluri, S., Whiteside, M.W., and Seipel, S.J. (2000). A Nonparametric Stochastic Procedure for FMS Evaluation. European Journal of Operational Research. 124: 3. pp. 528-538.
    Article
    Sarkis, J., and Talluri, S. (1999). A Decision Model for Evaluation of Flexible Manufacturing Systems in the Presence of Both Cardinal and Ordinal Factors. International Journal of Production Research. 37: 13. pp. 2927-2938.
    Article
    Talluri, S., and Sarkis, J. (1997). Extensions in Efficiency Measurement of Alternate Machine Component Grouping Solutions. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. 44: 3. pp. 299-304.
    Article
    Yoon, J., Rosales, C., and Talluri, S. (2018). Inter-Firm Partnerships – Strategic Alliances in the Pharmaceutical Industry, International Journal of Production Research, 56(1/2), pp. 862-881.
    Article
    Yoon, J., Rosales, C., and Talluri, S. (2018). Inter-Firm Partnerships – Strategic Alliances in the Pharmaceutical Industry, International Journal of Production Research, 56(1/2), pp. 862-881.
  • Courses
    • SCM 917: Applied Mathematical Programming (Doctoral Course)

Related News:

Professor Sri Talluri visits Australia for management seminar 
He visited the University of Melbourne as an Honorary Visiting Professorial Fellow
Sri Talluri and Claudia Rosales Publish Paper 
Paper accepted for publication in the International Journal of Production Research.
Sri Talluri has Paper Published in Decisions Sciences Journal 
Sri Talluri's paper is entitled "Coordinated Pricing Analysis with the Carbon Tax Scheme in a Supply Chain."
Srinivas Talluri and Hakan Yildiz were Accepted for Publication 
Sri Talluri and Hakan Yildiz had a publication accepted in the International Journal of Production Research.
Broad Faculty Awarded Fulbright Scholarships  
Supply Chain Management department faculty were selected by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board
Faculty Awards and Publications 
Michigan State University Supply Chain Management professors are renowned practitioners and educators.
Dr. Talluri Named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics 
Sri Talluri was recently awarded a Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics for 2016-2017.
University of Melbourne Hosts Professor Talluri 
Professor Sri Talluri visited University of Melbourne as an Honorary Professorial Fellow.
IEEE Publication for Professor Talluri 
Professor Sri Talluri's paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transaction in Engineering Management.
University of Melbourne named Dr. Talluri an Honorary Professional Fellow! 
Sri Talluri is appointed as an Honorary Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.
Dr. Talluri presents in Finland 
Professor Sri Talluri was invited to the Hanken | Svenska handelshögskolan School of Economics in Helsinki, Finland.
Professor Talluri to be Keynote Speaker 
Professor Talluri will be delivering his keynote speech on Managing and Mitigating Risks on Global Supply Chains.
MSU SCM Faculty Top Ranked 
Ram Narasimhan, Steven Melnyk, and Sri Talluri are ranked among the top 100 Operations Management scholars.
Professor Talluri Appointed as Conference Chair for DSI 
The annual DSI meeting attracts more than 1000 attendees.
MSU Professors and Doctoral Student Accepted for Publication in the Journal of Business Logistics 
"Risk Management Strategies in Transportation Capacity Decisions: An Analytical Approach" accepted in JBL.
Talluri Will Visit the University of Melbourne as a Distinguished Scholar 
Professor Sri Talluri will visit University of Melbourne as a distinguished scholar July 17 to August 2.
Talluri Presents to CSCMP Peru Roundtable 
Professor Sri Talluri delivered a video conference presentation for the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
Talluri and Hult paper accepted for publication 
Professors Sri Talluri and Tomas Hult accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.
Talluri and Yildiz paper accepted for publication 
"Supply Chain Risk Management: A Literature Review" was accepted in the International Journal of Production Research.
Talluri Appointed Senior Editor for DSJ 
Sri has past experience serving as a DSJ associate editor from 2007–2014.