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.