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Publications

William L. Berry


Research and Publications


Publications | Books | Working Papers | Teaching Material | Papers Presented

Professor Berry's areas of expertise are:

  • manufacturing strategy
  • manufacturing planning and control systems

Publications

"Work Flow Structure: An Analysis for Planning and Control," W. K. Holstein and W. L. Berry, Management Science, Vol. 17, No. 6, 1970.

"The Labor Assignment Decision: An Application of Work Flow Structure Information," W. K. Holstein and W. L. Berry, Management Science, Vol. 18, No. 7, 1972.

"Lot Sizing Procedures for Requirements Planning Systems: A Framework for Analysis," W. L. Berry, Production and Inventory Management Journal, Vol. 13, No. 2, Second Quarter, 1972.

"Priority Scheduling and Inventory Control in Job Lot Manufacturing Systems," W. L. Berry, AIIE Transaction Journal, Vol. 4, No. 4, 1972.

"The Hospital Administrator and Management Science: An Argument and An Example," E. E. Adam, W. L. Berry and D. C. Whybark, Hospital Administration Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, Winter, 1974.

"Selecting Exponential Smoothing Constants: An Application of Pattern Search," W. L. Berry and F. W. Bliemel, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 12, No. 4, July, 1974.

"Heuristic Methods for Assigning Men to Machines: An Experimental Analysis," J. G. Miller and W. L. Berry, AIIE Transactions Journal, Vol. 6, No. 2, June, 1974.

"Critical Ratio Scheduling: An Experimental Analysis," W. L. Berry and V. Rao, Management Science, Vol. 22, No. 2, October, 1975.

"Computer Education and Operations Management," W. L. Berry and D. C.
Whybark, Computer and Operations Research, Vol. 1, No. 3/4?c, pp. 377?383, 1974.

"Research Perspectives for Material Requirements Planning Systems,"
W. L. Berry and D. C. Whybark, Production and Inventory Management, Vol. 16, No. 2, Second Quarter, 1975.

"A Bayesian Algorithm for Determining Optimal Single Sample Acceptance Plans for Product Attributes," H. Moskowitz and W. L. Berry, Management Science, Vol. 22, No. 11, July, 1976.

"Heuristic Methods for Telephone Operator Shift Scheduling: An Experimental Analysis," W. B. Henderson and W. L. Berry, Management Science, Vol. 22, No. 2, August, 1976.

"Critical Ratio Scheduling With Queue Waiting Time Information: An Experimental Analysis," W. L. Berry and R. A. Findlay, AIIE Transactions, Vol. 8, No. 2, June, 1976.

"The Assignment of Men to Machines: An Application of Branch and Bound," J. G. Miller and W. L. Berry, Selected for publication in the special issue of the Decision Sciences Journal that is devoted to Operations Management, Vol. 8, No. 1, January, 1977.

"Determining Optimal Shift Schedules for Telephone Traffic Exchange
Operators," W. B. Henderson and W. L. Berry, Decision Sciences Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, January, 1977.

"A Comparison of Alternative Forecasting Strategies for Multi?Stage
Production ? Inventory Systems," J. G. Miller, W. L. Berry and C. F. Lai, Decision Sciences Journal, Vol. 7, No. 4, October, 1976.

"Inventory Investment Analysis Using Biased Sampling Techniques," W. L. Berry, M. Marcus and J. G. Williams, Management Science Journal, Vol. 23, No. 12, August, 1977.

"Forecasting Demand for Medical Supply Items Using Exponential and Adaptive Smoothing Models," E. E. Adams, W. L. Berry and D. C. Whybark, Computers and Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1978.

"Forecasting Teller Window Demand Using Exponential Smoothing," W. L. Berry, M. Marcus, and V. Mabert, The Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 22, No. 1, March, 1979.

Co-Editor (with V. Mabert) of the Special Issue of the AIIE Transactions Journal on "Current Research Directions in Production and Inventory Control," Vol. 13, No. 2, June, 1981.

"Capacity Planning Techniques for Manufacturing Control Systems: Information Requirements and Operational Features," T. Schmitt, W. L. Berry, T. E. Vollmann, Journal of Operations Management, Vol. 3, November, 1982.

"Critical Ratio Scheduling: Dynamic Due Date Procedures Under Demand Uncertainty," W. L. Berry, R. J. Penlesky, and T. E. Vollmann, AIIE Transactions Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, March, 1984.

"An Analysis of Capacity Planning Procedures for a Material Requirements Planning System," T. G. Schmitt, W. L. Berry and T. E. Vollmann, Decision Sciences Journal, Vol. 15, No. 4, Fall, 1984.

"Constrained Forecasting," N. Armstrong, W. L. Berry, and V. A. Mabert, Indiana University, Selected for publication in Production Planning, Scheduling, and Inventory Control: Concepts, Systems, and Procedures, R. Jacobs and V. Mabert (ed.), Third Edition, published by the Institute of Industrial Engineers, 1986.

"Freezing the Master Production Schedule Under Rolling Planning Horizons," V. Sridharan, V. Udayabhanu, and W. L. Berry, Management Science, Vol. 33, No. 9, September, 1987.

"Measuring Master Production Schedule Stability Under Rolling Planning Horizons," V. Sridharan and W. L. Berry, Decision Sciences Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, Winter, 1988.

"Open Order Due Date Maintenance in MRP Systems," R. J. Penlesky, W. L. Berry, and U. Wemmerlov, Management Science, Volume 35, No. 5, May, 1989.

"Freezing the Master Production Schedule for Make?To?Stock Products Under Demand Uncertainty in a Rolling Planning Horizon Environment," V. Sridharan and W. L. Berry, Decision Sciences Journal, Volume 21, No. 1, Winter, 1990.

"Master Production Scheduling Make?To?Stock Products: A Framework for Analysis," V. Sridharan and W. L. Berry, International Journal of Production Research, Volume 28, No. 3, pp. 541-558, 1990.

"Filtering Heuristics for Rescheduling Open Orders in MRP Systems," R. J. Penlesky, U. Wemmerlov and W. L. Berry, International Journal of Production Research, Volume 29, No. 11, pp. 2279-2296, 1991.

"ITEC: An Integrated Manufacturing Instructional Exercise," W. L. Berry, V.A. Mabert, D. R. Denzler, and S. Chapman, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Volume 12, No. 7, 1992.

"Factory Focus: Segmenting Markets From An Operations Perspective," W. L. Berry, T. J. Hill, C. C. Bozarth, and J. Klompmaker, selected for publication in the special issue of the Journal of Operations Management devoted to Linking Strategy Formulation in Marketing and Operations, Volume 10, No. 3, 1992.

"Product Structure Analysis for the Master Scheduling of Assemble?to?Order Products" W. L. Berry, W. J. Tallon, W. J. Boe, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Volume 12, No. 11, 1992.

"Linking Systems to Strategy" W. L. Berry and T. J. Hill, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Volume 12, No. 10, 1992.

"Manufacturing Strategy: Interdisciplinary and Empirical Research", W. L. Berry, T. J. Hill, J. E. Klompmaker, and C.P. McLaughlin, Special Issue of the Journal of Operations Management, Volume 10, No. 3, 1992

"An Analysis of Managerially-Oriented Manufacturing Research Centers: Research Focus, Funding, and Governance," D. A. Elvers, W. L. Berry, D. Watts, and A. McKinney, OM Review, Volume 10, No. 1, 1993, pp. 1-19.

"Customer Driven Manufacturing", T. Hill, W. L. Berry, and J. E. Klompmaker, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Volume 15, No. 3, 1994.

"Planning and Control in Multi-Cell Manufacturing," D. C. Steele, W. L. Berry, and S. T. Chapman, Decision Sciences Journal, Volume 26, No. 1, 1995.

"Market-Manufacturing Congruence: Measuring the Strategic Fit Between Market Requirements and Manufacturing Capability," C. C. Bozarth, and W. L. Berry, Decision Sciences Journal, Volume 28, No. 1, 1997.

"Cost Management with a Strategic Emphasis: Selected Manufacturing Cases," E. Blocker and W. L. Berry, Journal of Cost Management, Volume 12, No. 6, November/December, 1998.

"Manufacturing Flexibility: the Impact of Product Variety on Performance in Process Industries," W. L. Berry and M. Cooper, Journal of Operations Management, Volume 17, No. 2, January, 1999.

"Aligning Marketing and Manufacturing Strategy," W. L. Berry, J. E. Klompmaker, and T. Hill, International Journal of Production Research, Volume 37, No.16, 1999.

"Approaches to Mass Customization: Configuration and Empirical Validation", R. Duray, P. T. Ward, G. Milligan, and W. L. Berry, Journal of Operations Management - Special Issue on Configurations, scheduled for publication in August/September, 2001.

"Measuring Market - Manufacturing Congruence: Conceptual Reaffirmations and Mathematical Modifications", C. C. Bozarth and W. L. Berry, Decision Sciences Journal, Note, Volume 31, No. 1, Winter, 2000.

"Master Production Scheduling in Capacitated Sequence Dependent Process Industries", International Journal of Production Research, J. Hill, W. L. Berry, and D. Schilling, (accepted for publication).

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