Publications

Book:

Kanabar, V. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2008. MBA Fundamentals, Project Management, Kaplan Publishing, New York, NY.

Refereed Journal Publications:

Hodgson, J. P. E. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2009. "Inventory resonances in multi-echelon supply chains” International Journal of Logistics: Research and Applications, 12, 4, 299-311.

Warburton, R. D. H., 2009. "EOQ Extensions exploiting the Lambert W function” European Journal of Industrial Engineering,  3, 1, 45-69.

Hodgson, J. P. E. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2008. "A note on approximating approximating solutions to the linear differential delay equation” International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 44, 2, 211-218..

Warburton, R. D. H. and Disney, S. M., 2007. "Order and inventory variance amplifications: The equivalence of continuous and discrete time analyses” International Journal of Production Economics, 110, 128-137.

Warburton, R. D. H., 2007. “An optimal, potentially automatable ordering policy” International Journal of Production Economics, 107, 483-495.

Warburton, R. D. H. and Ben Jazia, M., 2007. “An optimal replenishment policy for an inventory with decaying items and a ramp in demand” Journal of Information and Optimization Sciences, 28, 1, 67-80.

Stratton, R. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2006. “Managing the trade-off implications of global supply” International Journal of Production Economics, 103, 2, 667-669.

Disney, S. M., Towill, D. R. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2006. “On the equivalence of control theoretic, differential, and difference equation approaches to modelling supply chains” International Journal of Production Research, 101, 194-208.

Warburton, R. D. H. and Stratton, R., 2005. “The optimal quantity of quick response manufacturing for an onshore and offshore sourcing model” International Journal of Logistics, 8, 2, 1–17.

Warburton R. D. H., 2004. “An exact analytical solution to the production inventory control problem” International Journal of Production Economics, 92, 1, 81-96.

Warburton R. D. H., Disney, S. M., Towill, D. R. and Hodgson, J. P. E., 2004. “Further insights into the stability of supply chains” International Journal of Production Research, 42, 639-648.

Warburton R. D. H., 2004. “An analytical investigation of the Bullwhip Effect” Productions and Operations Management, 13, 2, 150-160.

Warburton R. D. H. and Wang, J., 2004. “Analysis of asymptotic projectile motion with air resistance using the Lambert W function” American Journal of Physics, 72, 11, 1404-7.

Startton, R. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2003. "The strategic integration of agile and lean supply" International Journal of Production Economics, 85, 2, 183-198.

Warburton R. D. H. and Stratton, R., 2002. “Questioning the relentless shift to offshore manufacturing” Supply Chain Management 7, 2, 101-108.

Warburton, R. D. H., 1983. "Managing and predicting the costs of real-time software" IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, SE-9, 5, 562-569.

Refereed Conference Presentations

Warburton, R. D. H. and Kanabar, V., 2008. "The Practical Calculation of Schedule Variance in Terms of Schedule" Project Management Institute Global Congress, Denver, CO, October.

Warburton, R. D. H., 2008. "A macro earned value model." Project Management Research Conference, Warsaw, Poland, July.

Hodgson, J. P. E. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2007. "Inventory Resonances in Multi-Echelon Supply Chains" 19th  International Conference on Production Research, Valparaiso, Chile, July.

Warburton, R. D. H. and Disney, S., 2006. "A cyclic demand produces and infinite Bullwhip Effect" Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) International Conference, Hong Kong, June.

Disney, S. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2006. "Cyclic demand problems in the frequency domain" Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) International Conference, Hong Kong, June.

Disney S. M., Chen, F., van de Velde, W., Gaalman, G., Lambrecht, M., Towill, D. R. and Warburton, R. D. H., 2006. "The economics of the Bullwhip Effect" Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) International Conference, Hong Kong, June.

Warburton R. D. H. and Disney, S. M., 2005. “An exact solution to the variance amplification problem for pure time delay systems” 18th International Conference on Production Research, Salerno, Italy, August.

Warburton R. D. H., Disney, S. M. and Towill, D.R., 2004. “The equivalence of the control theoretic, differential, and difference equation approaches to the production inventory control problem” 17th International Conference on Production Research, Blacksburg, VA, August.

Warburton R. D. H., Makin, G. and Stratton, R., 2003. “The application of the Newsvendor Algorithm to compute the optimal quantity of quick response manufacturing for an on- and off-shore model” Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Logistics and Networked Organizations, Seville, Spain, July.

Stratton, R., Warburton R. D. H. and Makin, G., 2003. “Managing demand uncertainty via product and process innovation” Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Logistics and Networked Organizations, Seville, Spain, July.

Warburton R.D.H. and Stratton, R., 2001. “Systematic Innovation and the strategic Integration of Agile and Lean Supply, Theory and Practice” 16th International Conference on Production Research, Prague, Czech Republic, August.

Warburton R. D. H., 2000. “How much domestic, quick response manufacturing can a business afford?” Intelligent Systems in Design and Manufacturing III, SPIE, 4192, 107.

Recent Talks & Presentations

“Analytical EOQ Extensions” Invited Presentation Sponsored by the Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark, June 4th, 2009.

“Groups, projects, and simulations online” Online learning at Boston University Conference, May 13th, 2009.

“When is Domestic (U.S.) Manufacturing Competitive?” Invited Presentation Sponsored by the Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark, March 8th, 2007.

“Solving the Supply Chain Equations: Surprising and Useful” Invited Presentation Sponsored by the Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark, March 9th, 2007.

“From “C” to Sea: From Information Systems to Global Supply Chains” Pace University, New York, NY, May 9th, 2005.

“Mathematical tools in Information Systems: The engine of progress” St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pa, April 15th, 2005.

“The Physics of the movie ‘Magnetism’” Southern New England Physics Alliance, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Ma, December 1, 2004.

“When is domestic manufacturing competitive?” Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK, Nov 11, 2004.

“Balanced Sourcing: Flirting with the enemy or a strategy for survival?” Skillfast, UK, Bolton, UK. Nov 10, 2004.

"Exact solutions to the Supply Chains Equations: The state of the art" “Boston Scientific Data Analysis” Boston Scientific, Natick, Ma, May 6, 2004.

“When is Domestic Manufacturing Competitive?” Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Ma, April 1, 2004.

“An analytical investigation of the Bullwhip Effect” National Textile Center Forum, Hilton Head, SC, February 16, 2004.

“Projectiles with Air Resistance – Dave’s Conjecture” Southern New England Physics Alliance, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, January 29, 2004.