Krishnamurthy Iyer

Krishnamurthy Iyer

Krishnamurthy Iyer

Associate Professor,
Industrial and Systems Engineering

Contact

Shepherd Labs
Rm 477
100 Union St SE

Minneapolis,

MN

55455

Education

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.

Professional Background

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
INFORMS Applied Probability Society
ACM SIGecom
INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing (RMP) Section
Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
Biography

More information can be found on Prof. Iyer's personal website.

Research Interests

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.

Teaching Subjects
Game Theory
Information Economics
Probability and Statistics
Currently Teaching Courses
IE 3521: Statistics, Quality and Reliability
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
  • Dantzig-Lieberman Fellowship (Stanford University) 2011
  • Stanford Graduate Fellowship (Office of Technology Licensing Fellow) 2006
  • Institute Gold Medal (IIT Bombay) 2006
  • Institute Silver Medal (IIT Bombay) 2006
Selected Publications
  • D. Lingenbrink and K. Iyer, Optimal Signaling Mechanisms in Unobservable Queues, Operations Research 2019, 67:5, 1397--1416. [doi],
  • P. Yang, K. Iyer, and P. Frazier, Mean Field Equilibria for Resource Competition in Spatial Settings, Stochastic Systems 2018, 8:4, 265--337. [doi],
  • K. Iyer, R. Johari, and M. Sundararajan, Mean Field Equilibria of Dynamic Auctions with Learning, Management Science 2014, 60:12, 2949--2970. [doi],
  • K. Iyer, R. Johari, and C. C. Moallemi, Information Aggregation and Allocative Efficiency in Smooth Markets, Management Science 2014, 60:10, 2509--2524. [doi]