His research interests include game theory and stochastic modeling with applications in the design and analysis of online markets and service systems. His current research focuses on studying optimal mechanisms for information sharing in service systems and platform markets.
Krishnamurthy Iyer received his PhD from the Department of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University in 2012, and his B.Tech and M.Tech (dual degree) in Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay in 2006. He spent a year as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Computer and Information Science Department in the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests include game theory and stochastic modeling with applications in the design and analysis of online markets and service systems.
Before joining the faculty of University of Minnesota ISyE, Krishnamurthy was an assistant professor in the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University.
Scientific & Professional Societies
INFORMS Applied Probability Society
INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing (RMP) Section
Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
Probability and Statistics
Currently Teaching Courses
IE 3521: Statistics, Quality and Reliability
Publications & Awards
Honors and Awards
First Place, INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JFIG) Paper Competition, 2017
Ralph S. Watts ’72 Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Engineering, Cornell University, 2017