Apriori Rule-based In-App Ad-Selection Online Algorithm for Improving Supply-side Platform Revenues (with Anik Mukherjee and Kaushik Dutta). ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, Vol. 8, No. 2-3, (2017).
Integrating Time-preferences into Negotiation: A Model, and Experimental Implications for E-Negotiation Systems,” (with A. Pahuja and V Krishnaswamy). Group Decision and Negotiation, Vol. 25, pp. 1137–1167, 2016.
“Organizational Implications of a Comprehensive Approach for Cloud-storage Sourcing,” (with V. Krishnaswamy). Published online in Information Systems Frontiers, August 2015. [SCIMAGO Ranking: Q2, IF = 1.25]
“Business View of Cloud Computing: Decisions, Models and Opportunities. A classification and Review of Research,” (with S. Karunakaran and V. Krishnaswamy). Management Research Review Vol. 38, No. 6, pp. 582-604, 2015 [SCIMAGO Ranking: Q2, IF = 1.08]
“Bidding Strategies for Spot Instances in Cloud Computing Markets” (with S. Karunakaran). IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 32-40, 2015. [SCIMAGO Ranking: Q1, IF = 2.66]
“Schumpeterian Innovation Patterns and Firm-Performance of Global Technology Companies Operating in Turbulent Times,” (with K Vijay Kumar). European Journal of Innovation, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 276-296, 2016. [SCIMAGO Ranking: Q2, IF = 1.23]
Optimization-based Methods for Improving the Accuracy and Outcome of Learning in Electronic Procurement Negotiations,” (with Jay Shi) IEEE Transactions of Engineering Management (2012)
“Models for Human Negotiation Elements: Validation, and Implications for Electronic Procurement,” (with Wilson Mok) IEEE Transactions of Engineering Management, Vol. 58, No. 3, pp. 412-430, 2011.
“A multi-attribute approach to the modelling of human elements in electronic negotiation,” International Journal of Procurement ManagementVol. 4, No. 3, 2011
“Application of an extended TAM model for online banking adoption: a study at a Gulf region university,” (with Nick Manochehri) Information and Resource Management Journal, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 1-13, 2011.
"Modeling an Intelligent Authentication System to Protect Financial Information," International Journal of Accounting Information Systems Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 110-112, 2006.
"A Decision Model for Standardizing Human Decisions Concerning Service-Contracts Management," Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 143, No. 1, pp. 171-189, 2006.
"Evaluation of Enterprise Information Technologies: A Decision Model Incorporating Strategic and Operational Issues," (with J. Sarkis) accepted by IEEE Transactions on of Systems, Man and Cybernetics C, Vol. 36, No.: 2, pp. 260 – 273, 2006.
"Alternative model representations and computing capacity," (with S. K. Gnanendran) Decision Support Systems 42, No. 3, pp. 1413-1430, 2006.
"Using Information-systems Constructs to Study Online- and Telephone-banking Technologies," (with Judy Wu) Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 427-443, 2005.
"Learning Algorithms for Single-instance Electronic Negotiations Using the Time-dependent Tactic," (with W. Mok) ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, Vol. 5, pp. 195-230, 2005.
"A Web-based Approach for Standardizing the process of Managing Service Contracts," Decision Support Systems, Vol. 37, pp. 343-365, 2004.
"Impact of Attachment-handling electronic agents on an individual's perceived work performance," (with T. Vuong) Internet Research, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 6-18, 2004. Outstanding paper of the year.
"Managing Large-scale Global Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: A Case Study of Texas Instruments," (with J. Sarkis) International Journal of Information Management, Vol. 23, pp. 431-442, 2003. In top-10 requested paper, 2002 to 2004.
"Heuristics for the Selection of a Set of Interdependent End-items to Stock," (with S.K. Gnanendran and J.K. Ho) European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 145, pp. 585-605, 2003.
"Evaluating Componentized Enterprise Information Technologies: A Multiattribute Approach," (with J Sarkis) Information Systems Frontiers, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 303-320, 2003.
"A Multiperiod Model for Purchasing Componentized Enterprise Information Technologies." (with S. Talluri) European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 146, No. 2, pp. 339-351, 2003.
"Managerial Issues in Locating a Spare-parts Hub for Digital Equipment Corporation," (with J. Sarkis) Production and Inventory Management, Vol. 43, Nos. 3 & 4, pp. 47-54, 2002.
"Hub Location at Digital Equipment Corporation: a Comprehensive analysis of Qualitative and Quantitative Factors" (with J. Sarkis) European Journal of Operational Research Vol. 137, No. 2, pp. 336-347, 2002.
“On Considering Customer’s Short-term Preferences for Resource Allocation in Cloud Computing Spot Markets” (with A. Mukherjee and K. Dutta), Proceedings of the Workshop of Information Technology and Systems, Dublin, Ireland, December 2016.
“Online Programmatic Ad-Placement for Supply Side Platform of Mobile Advertisement: An Apriori Rule Generation Approach,” (with A. Mukherjee and K. Dutta), Workshop of Information Technology and Systems, (2015).
“An Online Programmatic Advertisement Placement in Supply Side Platform of Mobile Advertisement,” (with A. Mukherjee and K. Dutta), Proceedings of the Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Singapore, (2015).
“Health Analytics Adoption-Decision Model: A Case Study,” (with S. Venkataraman and R. Seethamraju), Proceedings of the Pacific Asia Conference of Information Systems, Singapore, (2015).
“On Integrating an IS Success Model and Multicriteria Preference Analysis into a System for Cloud-Computing Investment Decisions,” (with S. Venkataraman) Proceedings of Group Decision and Negotiation, Warsaw, (2015).
“CloudNeg: An Autonomous Multi-issue Negotiation System with Preference Elicitation for Trading Cloud Services,” (with A. Pahuja and V. Krishnaswamy), in DESRIST, Dublin, (2015).
“Incorporating Intertemporal Preferences in Electronic Negotiations for Computing Services: A Mechanism and Analysis,” (with V. Krishnaswamy) Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Group Decision and Negotiation, June 17-21, Stockholm, (2013)
“On Using Prisoner Dilemma Model to Explain Bidding Decision for Compute Resources on the Cloud,” (with S. Karunakaran) Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Group Decision and Negotiation, June 17-21, Stockholm, (2013).
“Innovation Patterns and Firm Performance: An Analysis of Global Technology Companies,” (with Vijay Kumar) Proceedings of the Tenth AIMS International Conference on Management, IIM Bangalore, pp. 112-123, (2012)
“Strategic Bidding for Cloud Resources under Dynamic Pricing Schemes” (with S. Karunakaran) Best paper award from International Symposium on Cloud and Services Computing, Surathkal, (2012).
“On Integrating Time-Preference and Concession Models into Cloud Computing Negotiations,” (with K. Venkataraghavan) International Symposium on Cloud and Services Computing, (2012).
“Cloud-based Storage-as-a-service Selection: A DEA and Goal Programming Based Approach,” (with K. Venkataragahavan) Best Paper from Society of Operations Management Conference, (2012).
“A selection framework for SaaS-based Enterprise Resource Planning applications,” (with K. Venkataraghavan) Presented at the International Conference on Information Technology, Systems and Management, IIM Kozhikode 2011.
"Internet Privacy in E-Commerce: Framework, Review, and Opportunities for Future Research," Hawaiian International Conference on Systems Sciences, (with W. No and E. Boritz), 2008.
“Influence of strategy on firm performance in Multinational tech firms,” (with Vijay Kumar) in Rakesh Chopra et al.(eds.) , Beyond Norms-strategies for excellence, pp. 215-226, Bloomsbury Publishers (UK), New Delhi, 2012”
“Electronic Procurement Systems in India: Importance and Impact on Supply Chain Operations,” (with KomalKumari) in Global Logistics (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science) (ed.) J. Bookbinder, Springer Series, 2012.
"ERP-enabled BPR: Implications from Texas Instruments," (with J. Sarkis) in Business Process Transformation (eds.) V. Grover and L. Markus, Advances in Management Information Systems, M. E. Sharpe (JMIS) Press, 2007.
"Internet Privacy Policies of Companies," (with W. No) Second Secure Knowledge Management Workshop, supported by Polytechnic University and National Science Foundation, 6 pages, 2006.
"Evaluation and Justification of ERP: Values beyond the baseline," (with J. Sarkis) eds. E. Bendoly and F. R. Jacobs, in Strategic ERP Extension and Use, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, 2005.
"Implementation management of an E-commerce-enables Enterprise Information System," (with J. Sarkis), ed. Mehdi Khosrowpour, in Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Idea Group Reference, 2005.
From 9/06-6/10 Professor (2008), Qatar University, Doha, Qatar
From 1/01-9/08 Associate Professor (tenured 2003), University of Waterloo, Canada
From 9/89-1/02 Tenured (1996) faculty member, Clark University, USA
9/82 - 8/84 Engineer, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., Hyderabad, India.
External Referee for Tenure Cases in Virginia Tech, York University and University of Malaysia
Professional (as referee) i. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management ii. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics iii. Conference on Information Systems Assurance iv. Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences v. NSERC strategic grant application vi. Information Systems Frontiers vii. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management viii. OMEGA ix. European Journal of Information Systems x. European Journal of Operational Research xi. Decision Support Systems xii. Annals of Operations Research xiii. Production and Operations Management xiv. National Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute xv. ORSA Journal on Computing xvi. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications xvii. Journal of Operational Research Society xviii. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.
Worked in different department as 1. Associate Chair (Graduate Studies), 2004-2006 2. Chair, Computing Committee, 2001-2004 3. Member, Task force for viability of undergraduate program (Ad hoc, Winter 2004) 4. Member, Graduate Admissions Committee (2004) 5. Member, Scholarships ranking committee (2004) 6. Member, Tenure and Promotions Committee, 2003-2004 7. Member, Planning Task Force for self-study (2004-2005) 8. Chair, Information Systems Curriculum Committee, 2003 9. Member, Operations Research Curriculum Committee, 2003 10. DACA, 2001-2002 (at Waterloo, from this point onward ) 11. Library Coordinator, from 1999-2000.
Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
Editorial Board, Management Research Review
Editorial Board, International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems
Co-editorship of special issue on E-commerce for Information Systems Journal (with Professors A. Gunasekaran, J. Sarkis and J. Burns).
External Referee for Tenure/Promotion Cases IIM Indore; Virginia Tech; York University; University of Malaysia
External Nominations for Doctoral Examiner IIT Delhi, Vishveswaraya Technological University
Member, Board of Studies, Vels Tech, Avadi
Member, “Indian Railways Road Map for Innovation, 2010-2020” committee set up by the Central Board of Railway Research
Research in Motion, Waterloo, Canada • Studied the relationship between the employee adoption of attachment-handling electronic agents and work productivity.
Compaq Computer Corporation, Reading, United Kingdom • Provided a standardized policy and a prototype computer implementation for managing the spare-parts for contract-obligated supply-chains.
Digital Equipment Corporation, Stow, MA • Considered the location of an international Asia-Pacific hub. Our recommendations formed an important piece of a presentation at a crucial decision-making body of Vice Presidents.
Digital Equipment Corporation, Littleton, MA • Developed a web-based system to support channels-marketing efforts of employees in over 11 countries.
Yaskawa Electric, Chicago, IL • Recommended inventory policies that took advantage of dependencies among the products of the company.