funded research

The center conducts research projects funded by corporations and public sector organizations on topics related to service and operations management.

Performance Based Logistics Empirical Study (2007)

A consortium of aerospace and defense companies and organizations are funding an empirical research project to explore the drivers of change in a Performance Based Logistics support environment. Summary data drawn from a sample of military and commercial programs is being collected. These data include output measures such as availability and cost of ownership as well as inputs such as resources management decisions and environmental factors. This research also involves development of incentive based service supply chain models.