Presentations
Mike Veatch's
Homepage
Optimal control of queueing networks. Tutorial presented at INFORMS Austin November, 2010. Note: This tutorial is not included in the INFORMS Tutorials CD and web site.
Papers
M. H. Veatch. Approximate linear programming for average cost MDPs. Submitted for publication, 2011.
M. H. Veatch. A c\mu rule for parallel servers with twotiered c\mu preferences. Working paper 2008; revised February, 2010.
S. Rizzo and M. H. Veatch. Performance bounds and differential cost approximations for queueing networks. Working paper, 2008.
M. C. Russell, J. Fraser, S. Rizzo, and M. H. Veatch. Comparing LP bounds for queueing networks. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control
54(11): 2703 – 2707, 2009.
M.H. Veatch and N. Walker. Approximate linear programming for network control: Column generation and subproblems Working paper, 2008.
M.H. Veatch. Approximating sequences of LPs for networks and related MDPs . Working paper, 2007.
M.H. Veatch. The impact of customer impatience on production control. IIE Transactions, 41(2): 95102, 2009.
S.B. Gershwin, B. Tan and M.H. Veatch. Production control with backlogdependent demand. IIE Transactions, 41(6): 511523, 2009.
M.H.
Veatch. Approximate
linear programming for networks: Average cost bounds . Submitted for publication, 2010.
Earlier version: Approximate dynamic programming for networks: Fluid models and constraint reduction. 2005; revised August 2009.
C.H.
Wu, M.E. Lewis and M.H. Veatch. Dynamic
allocation of reconfigurable resources in a twostage tandem queueing
system with reliability considerations. IEEE Transactions on
Automatic Control 51(2): 309314, 2006.
M.H.
Veatch. Enhanced
dynamic programming algorithms for series line optimization. IEEE Transactions on
Automatic Control 51(1): 159164, 2006.
M.
H. Veatch and J. R. Senning. Fluid
analysis of an input control problem .
2003, revised 2006. To appear, Queueing Systems 61(2), 87112, 2009.
M.P.
Van Oyen and M.H. Veatch. Crosstrained
labor: Perspectives on OR models. Working paper, 2002.
M.H.
Veatch and F. de Véricourt . Zeroinventory
conditions for a twopart type maketostock production system. Queueing Systems 43: 251266, 2003.
M.H.
Veatch . Fluid analysis of arrival routing. IEEE Transactions on
Automatic Control 46: 12541257, 2001. [text
and figures]
M.J.
Yee and M.H. Veatch. Justintime policies for singlemachine manufacturing
flow controllers. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 45: 336339,
2000.
M.H.
Veatch. Inspection strategies for multistage production systems
with timevarying quality. International Journal of Production
Research 38: 837853, 2000. [text
and figures]
M.H.
Veatch and M.C. Caramanis. Optimal
average cost manufacturing flow controllers: Convexity and differentiability. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 44: 914921, 1999.
M.
H. Veatch and M. C. Caramanis. Optimal
manufacturing flow controllers: Zeroinventory policies and control
switching sets. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 44: 779783, 1999.
M.H.
Veatch and L.M. Wein. Scheduling
a maketostock queue: Index policies and hedging points.
Operations Research 44: 634547, 1996.
M.H.
Veatch and L.M. Wein. Optimal control of a twostation tandem production/inventory
system. Operations Research 42: 337350, 1994.
M.H.
Veatch and L.M. Wein. Monotone
control of queueing networks. Queueing Systems 12: 391408, 1992.
Book
Chapters
M.H. Veatch. Performance bounds for queueing networks. In Encyclopedia of Operations
Research Management and Science, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken (NJ), 2010.
M.H.
Veatch. Using fluid solutions
in dynamic scheduling. In S.B. Gershwin, Y. Dallery, C.T.
Papadopoulos, J.M. Smith, eds., Analysis and modeling of manufacturing
systems, pp. 399426. Kluwer, New York, 2002.
M.H.
Veatch . Mathematics and values. In Mathematics in a Postmodern
Age: A Christian Perspective, R.W. Howell and W.J. Bradley, eds.,
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans, 2001.
Updated:
6/9/2011
