Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Charles Sox, PhD

Professor
Contact Information
E-mail:
Office:
525 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-1531
Fax:
513-556-5499
History

Institution:
Auburn University
Title:
Associate Professor of Industrial & Systems Engineering
End Date:
2002-12-31


Institution:
Auburn University
Title:
Assistant Professor of Industrial & Systems Engineering
End Date:
1997-12-31


Awards | Honors

Organization:
EURO - The Association of European Operational Research Societies
Name:
2014 Best EJOR Theory and Methodology Paper
Year Received:
2014


Organization:
INFORMS
Name:
Wagner Competition Finalist for "Integrated Load Planning for Outbound Logistics at Webb Wheel" with B. Keskin, I. Capar, and N. Freeman
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
MBA Association
Name:
Outstanding MBA Instructor
Year Received:
2010


Organization:
MBA Association
Name:
Outstanding MBA Instructor
Year Received:
2009


Organization:
Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University
Name:
Alumni Engineering Council Senior Faculty Research Award
Year Received:
2000


Organization:
Auburn University
Name:
Outstanding ISE Faculty Member
Year Received:
1999


Organization:
IIE Transactions
Name:
Best Paper in Scheduling and Logistics
Year Received:
1997


Organization:
Auburn University
Name:
Outstanding ISE Faculty Member
Year Received:
1997


Education

Institution:
Cornell University
Location:
Ithaca, NY
Completed:
1992
Degree:
Ph D


Institution:
Cornell University
Location:
Ithaca, NY
Completed:
1991
Degree:
MS


Institution:
Furman University
Location:
Greenville, SC
Completed:
1988
Degree:
BS


Published Contributions

Charles Sox, A. N. Bajwa, R. Ishfaq,  (2016). Coordinating Pricing and Production Decisions for Multiple Products. OMEGA: International Journal of Management Science, 86-101.


Charles Sox, N. Bajwa, B. Fontem,  (2016). Optimal Product Pricing and Lot Sizing Decisions for Multiple Products with Nonlinear Demands. Journal of Management Analytics, .


Charles Sox, N. Bajwa,  (2015). Coordination of Pricing, Advertising, and Production Decisions for Multiple Products. International Journal of Services and Operations Management, .


Burcu Keskin, I Capar, Charles Sox, Nickolas Freeman,  (2014). An Integrated Load Planning Algorithm for Outbound Logistics at Webb Wheel. Interfaces, 480-497.


Charles Sox, J. Stacey, M. Natarajarathinam,  (2012). Near-Optimal Heuristics and Managerial Insights for the Storage Constrained, Inbound Inventory Routing Problem. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, .


Charles Sox, R Ishfaq,  (2012). Design of Intermodal Logistics Networks under Hub Congestion. European Journal of Operational Research, .


Charles Sox, R. Ishfaq,  (2011). Hub Location-Allocation in Intermodal Logistics Networks. European Journal of Operational Research, .


Charles Sox, R Ishfaq,  (2010). Intermodal Logistics: The Interplay of Financial, Operational and Service Issues. Transportation Research B-METH, .


Charles Sox, D Shaltayev,  (2010). The Impact of Market State Information on Inventory Performance. International Journal of Inventory Research, .


Charles Sox, J. Stacey, M. Natarajarathinam,  (2007). The Storage Constrained, Inbound Inventory Routing Problem. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, .


Charles Sox, M. Natarajarathinam,  (2005). Simulating and Designing the Stochastic Inbound Inventory Routing Problem. Proceedings of the 2005 Winter Simulation Conference, .


Charles Sox, W Lee, C Kim,  (2003). A Dynamic Production and Transportation Model with Heterogeneous Vehicle Types. International Journal of Industrial Engineering, .


Charles Sox, J Treharne,  (2002). Adaptive Inventory Control for Non-Stationary Demand and Partial Information. Management Science, .


Charles Sox, J Treharne,  (2000). Adaptive Inventory Control for Partially Observed Non-Stationary Demand. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, .


Charles Sox, J Muckstadt, R. A. Bowman, P Jackson,  (1999). A Review of the Stochastic Lot Scheduling Problem. International Journal of Production Economics, .


Charles Sox, Y Gao,  (1999). The Capacitated Lot Sizing Problem with Setup Carry-Over. IIE Transactions, .


Charles Sox, J McClain, L. J Thomas,  (1997). Coordinating Production and Inventory to Improve Service. Management Science, .


Charles Sox,  (1997). Dynamic Lot Sizing with Random Demand and Non-stationary Costs. Operations Research Letters, .


Charles Sox, J Muckstadt,  (1997). Optimization-Based Planning for the Stochastic Lot Scheduling Problem. IIE Transactions, .


Charles Sox, J Muckstadt,  (1996). Multi-Item, Multi-Period Production Planning with Uncertain Demand. IIE Transactions, .


Charles Sox, J McClain, L. J Thomas,  (1992). 'On-the-Fly' Line Balancing with Very Little WIP. International Journal of Production Economics, .



Accepted Contributions



Presentations

Title:
An Integrated Load Planning Algorithm for An Outbound Supply Chain
Organization:
Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS)
Location:
Baltimoore, MD
Year:
2013


Title:
An Integrated Load Planning Algorithm for An Outbound Supply Chain
Organization:
Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS)
Location:
Minneapolis
Year:
2013


Title:
An Integrated Load Planning Algorithm for An Outbound Supply Chain
Organization:
POMS
Location:
Denver, CO
Year:
2013


Title:
Investigation of Hiring and Wage Decisions in the Workforce Supply Problem
Organization:
INFORMS Deep South Regional Chapter
Location:
Tuscaloosa, AL
Year:
2013


Title:
An Integrated Load Planning and Routing Algorithm for Webb Wheel
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
San Antonio, TX
Year:
2013


Title:
Investigation of Hiring and Wage Decisions in the Workforce Supply Problem
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Phoenix, AZ
Year:
2012


Title:
Automotive Supplier Management (speaker and panel moderator)
Organization:
Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association
Location:
Birmingham, Alabama
Year:
2012


Title:
The Workforce Supply Problem
Organization:
INFORMS Deep South Chapter and MAS
Location:
Huntsville, AL
Year:
2010


Title:
Tutorial: OR & MS Spreadsheet Modeling - Techniques, Tools, and Teaching
Location:
Huntsville, Alabama
Year:
2010


Title:
Panel Moderator - The State of the Supply Chain: Looking Back & Looking Forward
Organization:
Birmingham Transportation Club and Birmingham APICS Chapter
Location:
Birmingham, AL
Year:
2010


Title:
Panel Moderator - Driving Profits Through the Recession: Supply Chain at the Controls
Organization:
Distribution Business Management Association
Location:
Jacksonville, FL
Year:
2009


Title:
Intermodal Hub Networks - Managerial Insights
Organization:
Production & Operations Management Society
Location:
Orlando, Florida
Year:
2009


Title:
The Workforce Supply Problem
Organization:
Military Applications Society of INFORMS
Location:
Huntsville, AL
Year:
2009


Title:
Supply Chain Economics 2009: Trends, Challenges, Opportunities
Organization:
OmniSolv
Location:
Asheville
Year:
2009


Title:
Industry Trends in Transportation & Logistics
Organization:
North American Wholesale Lumber Association (NAWLA)
Location:
Birmingham
Year:
2009


Title:
Intermodal Hub Transportation Networks in Global Supply Chain
Organization:
Decision Sciences Institute
Location:
Baltimore, MD
Year:
2008


Title:
Workforce Supply and Facility Location
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Year:
2008


Title:
Designing an Intermodal Hub-and-spoke Transportation Network
Organization:
Institute for Operations Research and Management Science
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
2008


Title:
Supply Chain Efficiency with Downside Risk-averse Agents
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
2008


Title:
Workforce Supply and Facility Location
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
2008


Title:
Supply Chain Economics 2009: Trends & Challenges
Organization:
APICS-Birmingham
Location:
Birmingham
Year:
2008


Title:
Supply Chain Economics 2008: Trends and Challenges
Organization:
AFFLINK
Location:
Chicago
Year:
2008


Title:
Hub Location-Allocation Problem in Intermodal Networks
Location:
La Jolla (San Diego), CA
Year:
2008


Title:
Locating Hubs in Intermodal Network under Service Time Restrictions
Location:
College Station, Texas
Year:
2008


Title:
The Supplier Location Problem
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Seattle, WA
Year:
2007


Title:
Contracting Between Downside Risk Averse Supplier and Risk Neutral Retailer
Location:
Seattle, WA
Year:
2007


Title:
Heuristics and Bounds for the Storage Constrained, Inbound Inventory Routing Problem
Location:
Seattle, WA
Year:
2007


Title:
The Supplier Location Problem
Location:
Seattle, WA
Year:
2007


Title:
Analysis of Supplier's Downside Risk Aversion in a Supply Chain with a Risk Neutral Retailer
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Pittsburgh
Year:
2006


Title:
The Stochastic Inbound Inventory Routing Problem
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Pittsburgh
Year:
2006


Title:
Simulating and Designing the Stochastic Inventory Routing Problem
Organization:
Simulation Conference
Location:
Orlando, Florida
Year:
2005


Title:
The University of Alabama MBA Business Intelligence Track: A New Initiative
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Year:
2005


Title:
The Inbound Inventory Routing Problem with a Storage Constraint
Organization:
M&SOM Society
Location:
Evanston, IL
Year:
2005


Title:
The Value of Information in Serial Supply Chains with Markov Modulated Demand
Organization:
M&SOM Society
Location:
Evanston, IL
Year:
2005


Title:
Simulating and Designing the Stochastic Inbound Inventory Routing Problem
Organization:
Winter Simulation Conference
Location:
Orlando, FL
Year:
2005


Title:
The University of Alabama MBA Business Intelligence Track: A New Initiative
Year:
2005


Title:
The University of Alabama MBA Business Intelligence Track: A New Initiative
Organization:
Informs
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Year:
2005


Title:
The Value of Information in a Serial Supply Chain with Markov Modulated Demand
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Denver, CO
Year:
2004


Title:
Information Sharing in Supply Networks with Dynamic Demand
Organization:
EURO/INFORMS
Location:
Istanbul, Turkey
Year:
2003


Title:
Spare Parts Management for the Nuclear Power Industry
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Atlanta, GA
Year:
2003


Title:
The Role of Information in a Serial Supply Chain with Markov Modulated Demand
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Atlanta, GA
Year:
2003


Title:
Manufacturing-Related Programs at the University of Alabama
Organization:
IIE-Birmingham Chapter
Location:
Birmingham, AL
Year:
2003


Title:
Bounds for Infinite Horizon Adaptive Inventory Control
Organization:
National Science Foundation
Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Year:
2002


Title:
Adaptive Inventory Control for Partially Observed Markov-Modulated Demand
Organization:
M&SOM Society
Location:
Ithaca, NY
Year:
2002