Faculty Scholars

Faculty Scholar Sandra Eksioglu, Ph.D. at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

Sandra Eksioglu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering
College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences

Contact: 864-656-778 or seksiog@clemson.edu

Who is Dr. Eksioglu?

Sandra Eksioglu is an associate professor of industrial engineering. She joined the industrial engineering department at Clemson in fall of 2014. Her primary research focus is developing mathematical models and solution algorithms to solve large-scale problems that arise in transportation, operations management, and supply chain. She is also an active member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE), and American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

For more information, see her College Profile.

How Dr. Eksioglu’s research is transforming health care

Sandra is working to transform the way the health care industry manages perishable products, such as pharmaceuticals, vaccines and blood that have limited shelf life. Currently, she is working with a student to develop a model that can be used by health care providers to identify vaccine vial size and reorder point with the goal of ensuring successful immunization of patients while minimizing purchasing, inventory, and wastage costs.

Health Research Expertise Keywords

Operations Research, Supply Chain Optimization, Inventory Management