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Gary A. Kochenberger

Gary Kochenberger

Professor of Operations Management
College of Business
University of Colorado Denver

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Gary A. Kochenberger, PhD, is professor of operations management, College of
Business, University of Colorado at Denver. He earned a PhD in management
science from the University of Colorado at Boulder where he also holds a degree in
electrical engineering. Prior to his years at the University of Colorado, he was a
professor of management science at Penn State University from 1969 to 1986 and
the Martec Professor of management at the University of Southern Colorado from
1978 to 1989. He spent the 2000 and 2001 academic years as a visiting Hearin
Professor and co-director of the Hearin Center for Enterprise Science at the
University of Mississippi. Kochenberger's academic specialty centers around building, testing, and implementing algorithms for solving resource allocation problems that rise in both the private and public sectors. In recent years, his focus has been on problems of a combinatorial nature as commonly found in logistical management, operations management, and related areas. He has published three books and numerous research papers in top journals in his field including Management Science,
Mathematical Programming, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications,
Operation Research, Computers and Operations research, Naval Research Logistics
Quarterly, Decision Sciences, Journal of the Operational Research Society,
Interfaces, Operations Research Letters, Omega, and the Journal of the Production
and Operations Management Society. Moreover, he is actively engaged in several
major journals including positions as area editors for both INTERFACES and the
Journal of the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS).