Fan Tseng, Ph.D.

Department Chair of MKT, MGT, & IS, Professor

Education

  • M.S. in Management, Concentration: Operations Research, 1980, University of Texas at Dallas
  • Ph.D. in Management Science, Minor: Computer Science, 1983, University of Texas at Dallas

Research Interests

  • Healthcare Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Optimization
  • Scheduling
  • Optimization and Heuristics
  • Operations Research

Teaching Interests

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Statistics
  • Operations Management

Selected Publications

  • A. Wilhite, L. Burns, R. Patnayakuni, F. Tseng, “Military supply chains and closed-loop weapon systems”, to appear, International Journal of Production Research, 52, Issue 7, April 2014, pages 1926-1939.
  • Frith, K.H., Anderson, E.F., Tseng, F., Fong, E. Nurse staffing is an important strategy to prevent medication errors in community hospitals. Nursing Economics.30,(5). 288-294, 2012.
  • Frith, KH, Anderson, F., Caspers, B., Tseng, F., Sanford, K., Hoyt, N., & Moore, K., “The Effect of Nurse Staffing on Patient Outcomes in Acute Care Hospitals”, Quality Management in Health Care, 19(2), 1-10, 2010. (D)
  • Laird Burns, Fan Tseng, and Berkowitz, David (2010), “Global network analysis in a military supply chain: Using a systems-based approach to develop a next-generation end-to-end supply chain performance measurement and prediction system,” 15th Annual Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium, Cambridge, UK. (D)
  • F.T. Tseng and E.F. Stafford, “New MILP Models for the Permutation Flowshop   Problem,” Journal of the Operational Research Society, 59 (2008) 1373-1386. (D)
  • M. M. Mashhadi, E. F. Stafford, and F. T. Tseng, “Development of a New Model for the Flowshop Problem,” Proceedings of 2007 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, December 1-4, 2007, Singapore, pp.935-939. (D)
  • F.T. Tseng, J.N.D. Gupta and E.F. Stafford, "A Penalty Based Heuristic Algorithm for Flowshop Problem with Sequence Dependent Setup," Journal of Operational Research Society , 57 (2006), 541-551.
  • E. Stafford, F. Tseng, "MILP Models for the Regular MxN Flowshop Sequencing Problem with Separated Setup Times, " International Journal of Operations Research , 3 (2006), 155-172.
  • E. F. Stafford, F. Tseng, and J. Gupta, "Empirical Evaluation of the Two Families of MILP Models for the Flowshop," to appear, Journal of Operational Research Society , 56 (2005) 88-101.
  • F. Tseng, E. F. Stafford, and J. Gupta, "An Empirical Analysis of Integer Programming Formulations for the Permutation Flowshop," Omega - International Journal of Management Science , 32 (2004) 285-293.
  • E. Stafford and F. Tseng, "A Note on "Redundant" Constraints in Stafford's MILP Model for the Permutation Flowshop Problem," Journal of Operational Research Society , 54 (2003), 1102-1105.
  • E. Stafford and F. Tseng, "Two Models for a Family of Flowshop Sequencing Problems," European Journal of Operational Research , 142 (2002) 282-293.
  • F. Tseng and E. Stafford, "Two MILP Models for the NxM SDST Flowshop Sequencing Problem," International Journal of Production Research , 39(8) (2001), 1777-1809.