Mirchandani, Pitu

Pitu B. Mirchandani is a professor of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University and holds the AVNET Chair for Supply Chain Networks. He is also a Senior Sustainability Scientist within the Global Institute of Sustainability at ASU and the Director of Advanced Transportation and Logistics: Algorithms and Systems (ATLAS) Research Laboratory at ASU.



Sc.D. Operations Research, MIT, 1975

Research interests

Optimization, decision-making under uncertainty, real-time control and logistics, application interests in urban service systems, transportation, and homeland security

Honors and awards

  • Recipient of “2007 Member of the Year” by the ITS Arizona Society for contributions to ITS in the State of Arizona

Key activities

  • Editorial boards of: IIE Transactions on Scheduling and Logistics; Transportation Science; Advanced Transportation; Industrial Mathematics; Transportmetrica
  • Director of the Advanced Traffic and Logistics: Algorithms and Systems (ATLAS) Laboratory