Optimisation, Demand Management, Revenue Management, Pricing, Choice Models, Transportation, Analytics
Teaching in 2016-2017
IB9BQ0: Pricing & Revenue Management
IB9EG0: Recent Advances in Operational Research
Dr Arne K. Strauss is Associate Professor of Operational Research in the ORMS Group at Warwick Business School (WBS) since 2014. He holds a Ph.D. in Management Science from Lancaster University, a Master's degree in mathematics from Virginia Tech, USA, and a diploma (equivalent to Master degree) in mathematics and business administration from the University of Trier, Germany.
His main research area is demand management and revenue optimisation involving models of customer choice; an interest that he pursues with various projects, including industrial collaborations. He won several prizes for his doctoral dissertation including the doctoral prize of the Operational Research Society for the best PhD dissertation 2009, and he was awarded the OR Society's Goodeve medal for the best paper published in the Journal of the Operational Research Society in 2012. He is a recipient of an IBM Faculty Award in 2015 worth $20k, jointly with two colleagues from Q-Step and Computer Science at Warwick.
He is the Academic Director of WBS' MSc Business Analytics programme and a member of the Analytics Curriculum Advisory Group of the accreditation body AACSB.
For more information, please visit his personal website.
Ivanov, N., Netjasov, F., Jovanovi, R., Starita, S. and Strauss, A. (2017) "Air traffic flow management slot allocation to minimize propagated delay and improve airport slot adherence ", Transportation Research Part A : Policy and Practice, 95, 183-197
Yang, X., Strauss, A., Currie, C. S. M. and Eglese, R. W. (2016) "Choice-based demand management and vehicle routing in e-fulfillment", Transportation science, 50, 2, 473-488
Strauss, A. and Talluri, K. (2016) "Tractable consideration set structures for assortment optimization and network revenue management
", Production and Operations Management
Meissner, J., Strauss, A. and Talluri, K. T. (2013) "An enhanced concave program relaxation for choice network revenue management", Production and Operations Management, Volume 22, Number 1, 71-87
Meissner, J. and Strauss, A. (2012) "Improved bid prices for choice-based network revenue management", European Journal of Operational Research, 217, 2, 417-427
Meissner, J. and Strauss, A. (2012) "Network revenue management with inventory-sensitive bid prices and customer choice", European Journal of Operational Research, 216, 2, 459-468
Kemmer, P., Strauss, A. and Winter, T. (2012) "Dynamic simultaneous fare proration for large-scale network revenue management", Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol.63, No.10, 1336-1350
Meissner, J. and Strauss, A. (2010) "Pricing structure optimization in mixed restricted/unrestricted fare environments", Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, 9, 5, 399-418
Sachs, E. W. and Strauss, A. (2008) "Efficient solution of a partial integro-differential equation in finance", Applied Numerical Mathematics, Vol.58, no.11, 1687-1703