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Business Information and Analytics Center

403 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
biac@purdue.edu
765-496-8000


Karthik Kannan

Karthik Kannan

Center Director
Thomas J Howatt Chair in Management Management Information Systems

kkarthik@purdue.edu
(765) 494-3414

Kami Copas

Kami Copas

Center Coordinator

kcopas@purdue.edu
(765) 494-4449

Matthew Lanham

Matthew Lanham

Student Engagement
Clinical Assistant Professor

lanhamm@purdue.edu
(765) 494-4419

  • Research Faculty Affiliates

    Kemal Altinkemer
    Kemal Altinkemer
    Professor of Management

    Professor Altinkemer's primary teaching interests are computer communication networks, database management systems, management information systems, and economics of information systems. His current research interests include design of local access computer networks and backbone networks, distribution of priorities by using pricing as a tool, bandwidth packing problems, time-restricted priority problems, combined...read more

    Alok Chaturvedi
    Alok Chaturvedi
    Professor of Management
    Professor of Computer Science (Courtesy)
    Director, Institute for Social Empowerment through Entrepreneurship and Knowledge (ISEEK)

    Dr. Alok R. Chaturvedi is a Professor in Purdue University's Krannert Graduate School of Management and the Department of Computer Sciences (courtesy) and the Founder, Chairman, and the CEO of Simulex Inc., a Modeling and Simulation Company located in Purdue Technology Park. He is the technical lead for US Department...read more

    Prabuddha De
    Prabuddha De
    Accenture Professor of Information Technology and Professor of Management

    Professor De's teaching interests include database management, telecommunications, and strategic implications of information systems. His current research interests include  e-business, social networks, software engineering, and heterogeneous databases.

    Professor De has published over 70 articles in a wide spectrum of journals, including Management Science, Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, INFORMS Journal on Computing,...read more

    Hossein Ghasemkhani
    Hossein Ghasemkhani
    Assistant Professor

    Hossein Ghasemkhani is an Assistant Professor of Management at Krannert School of Management, Purdue University. Before joining Purdue, he was a Postdoctoral Associate at the MIT Sloan Initiative on Digital Economy. His research focuses on new technologies and the tangible and intangible ways these technologies impact individuals and organizations. He...read more

    Yanjun Li
    Yanjun Li
    Professor of Management
    Director of Management Doctoral Programs

    My teaching interests are management science, operations research, statistics, optimization models and algorithms, and spreadsheet modeling and simulation. My research interests are combinatorial optimization, integer programming, polyhedral theory, graph theory and network flows. My current research focus is on the study of Chvatal closure, clutters, matchings and traveling salesman problem....read more

    Thanh Nguyen
    Thanh Nguyen
    Assistant Professor

    Prof. Nguyen's research lies at the intersection of Optimization and Game Theory. He is especially interested in analyzing contracts and negotiations in supply chain networks and developing algorithms for market design problems.  Prof. Nguyen has published in American Economic Review, Operations Research,  Journal of Economic Theory, Mathematical Programming.

    ...read more
    Bob Plante
    Bob Plante
    Lewis B. Cullman Professor of Management

    Professor Plante's research interests include the development of state-of-the-art statistical quality control and improvement models and procedures for contemporary manufacturing systems. His efforts have focused on the following classes of problems: (1) robust product/process design, (2) screening procedures for process control and improvement, (3) statistical/process/dynamic process control models, and (4)...read more

    Mohammad Rahman
    Mohammad Rahman
    Associate Professor of Management

    Professor Mohammad Saifur Rahman is an Associate Professor of Management at the Krannert School of Management, Purdue University. He was named one of the World's Top 40 Business School Professors Under 40 by Poets and Quants in 2017. His research primarily focuses on:

    Digital Business Big Data ...read more
    Jen Tang
    Jen Tang
    Professor of Management

    Professor Tang's teaching interests are applied statistics, quantitative methods, and business analytics. His current research includes the areas of applied statistics, statistical quality control, and reliability analysis. Professor Tang also has considerable expertise in the distribution theory of multivariate statistical analysis. Professor Tang has published 41 articles in professional journals, including Biometrika, Statistics...read more

    Mohit Tawarmalani
    Mohit Tawarmalani
    Professor of Management
    Allison & Nancy Schleicher Chair of Management

    Mohit Tawarmalani is a Professor at the Krannert School of Management, Purdue University. He received his Ph.D. and Masters from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to that, he received his Bachelors from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

    Mohit has worked in the MIS area of Tata Engineering and Locomotive...read more

    Shai Vardi
    Shai Vardi
    Assistant Professor in Management
    Zaiyan Wei
    Zaiyan Wei
    Assistant Professor

    Zaiyan Wei is an Assistant Professor in the Management Information Systems Area of the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University. His research primarily focuses on peer-to-peer markets such as various forms of crowdfunding and online labor markets, FinTech markets like peer-to-peer lending, social media and social networks, and user-generated content. He...read more

    Jinyang Zheng
    Jinyang Zheng
    Assistant Professor of Management

    Jinyang Zheng is an assistant professor at the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University. His current research interests include sharing economy, online two-sided markets, online transportation networks, and machine learning in business analytics. His recent study found that online transportation networks tools can significantly improve the operational flexibility and...read more

  • Student Engagement Faculty Affiliates

    Amy David
    Amy David
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Management

    Amy David joined the Krannert School of Management as a Clinical Assistant Professor in August 2014, after completing her Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She teaches experiential learning in operations management, as well as undergraduate and graduate courses in production planning...read more

    Roy Dejoie
    Roy Dejoie
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Management

    Dr. Dejoie joined the Krannert School in the fall of 2001. He is the 2005 recipient of the Purdue University Class of 1922 Award for Outstanding Innovation in Helping Students Learn and was recognized in 2008-2009 by Purdue Sorority and Fraternity Life as an outstanding professor. His teaching duties include...read more

    YANG WANG
    YANG WANG
    Clinical Assistant Professor
    Zhiwei Zhu
    Zhiwei Zhu
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Management