Professor of Operations
Sarah Graham Kenan Scholar
Kenan-Flagler Business School
University of North Carolina
CB 3490, McColl 4207
Chapel Hill, NC, 27599-3490, USA
-- Last taught Fall 2017 in the full-time MBA program.
-- Last taught Spring 2019 in the Weekend Executive MBA program.
-- Weatherspoon Award for Excellence in MBA Teaching, 2011 & 2017.
-- Award for Teaching Excellence, from Weekend Executive MBA classes of 2018 and 2014.
-- Distinguished Core Faculty Award for Outstanding Instruction, from MBA Classes of 2018, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2011, and 2009.
-- Distinguished Core Faculty Award for Outstanding Dedication, from MBA Class of 2010.
-- Developer and lead professor with Alan Neebe, 2011-2019.
-- Lead professor, 2019-present.
-- MBA@UNC Team Faculty Award, 2012.
-- Last taught Summer 2011 in the Evening Executive MBA program.
-- Last taught Spring 2015 in the full-time MBA program.
-- Developer and lead professor with Tarun Kushwaha.
Oğuz Çetin, Adam J. Mersereau, and Ali Parlakturk. 2018. Management and Effects of In-Store Promotional Displays. Forthcoming in Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.
Gah-Yi Ban, Jérémie Gallien, and Adam J. Mersereau. 2018. Dynamic Procurement of New Products with Covariate Information: The Residual Tree Method. Forthcoming in Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.
Li Chen, Adam J. Mersereau, and Zhe Wang. 2017. Optimal Merchandise Testing with Limited Inventory. Operations Research. 65 (4) 968--991.
Zhe Wang and Adam J. Mersereau. 2017. Bayesian Inventory Management with Potential Change-Points in Demand. Production and Operations Management 26 (2) 341-359.
Jérémie Gallien, Adam J. Mersereau, Andres Garro, Alberte Dapena Mora, and Martin Nóvoa Vidal. 2015. Initial Shipment Decisions for New Products at Zara. Operations Research. 63 (2) 269-286.
-- Featured in UNC Kenan-Flagler's ROI Magazine, Fall 2014.
Adam J. Mersereau. 2015. Demand Estimation from Censored Observations with Inventory Record Inaccuracy. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management. 17 (3) 335-349.
Li Chen and Adam J. Mersereau. 2015. Analytics for Operational Visibility in the Retail Store: The Cases of Censored Demand and Inventory Record Inaccuracy. N. Agrawal and S. Smith (editors). Retail Supply Chain Management (2nd edition). Springer Science+Business Media, LLC. 79-112.
Dan Adelman and Adam J. Mersereau. 2013. Dynamic Capacity Allocation to Customers Who Remember Past Service. Management Science 59 (3) 592-612.
Adam J. Mersereau. 2013. Information-Sensitive Replenishment when Records Are Inaccurate. Production and Operations Management 22 (4) 792-810.
Adam J. Mersereau and Dan Zhang. 2012. Markdown Pricing with Unknown Fraction of Strategic Customers. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 14 (3) 355-370.
Adam J. Mersereau, Paat Rusmevichientong, and John N. Tsitsiklis. 2009. A Structured Multiarmed Bandit Problem and the Greedy Policy. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 54 (12) 2787-2802.
-- Earlier, abbreviated version in Proceedings of the 47th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC08).
Nicole DeHoratius, Adam J. Mersereau, and Linus Schrage. 2008. Retail Inventory Management When Records Are Inaccurate. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 10 (2) 257-277.
-- Winner, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Best Paper Award, 2009.
-- Featured in UNC Kenan-Flagler's ROI Magazine, Spring 2010.
Dan Adelman and Adam J. Mersereau. 2008. Relaxations of Weakly Coupled Stochastic Dynamic Programs. Operations Research 56 (3) 712-727.
Dimitris Bertsimas and Adam J. Mersereau. 2007. A Learning Approach for Interactive Marketing to a Customer Segment. Operations Research 55 (6) 1120-1135.
Dimitris Bertsimas, Adam J. Mersereau, and Nitin Patel. 2003. Dynamic Classification of Online Customers. SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM03) 107-118.
Karthik V. Natarajan, Dimitris Kostamis, and Adam J. Mersereau. Strategic Demand Information Sharing Between Competitors. (Version 26 July 2012)