Dr. Andrew Boyd is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Houston, having spent ten years as a university professor and another ten as Chief Scientist at PROS. He received his A.B. with Honors at Oberlin College with majors in mathematics and economics in 1981, and his Ph.D. in Operations Research from MIT in 1987. He has over 25 scholarly publications to his credit, including papers in Operations Research, Management Science, and Mathematical Programming, among others. He has held numerous research grants from agencies such as the National Science Foundation and the Federal Aviation Administration, has written several technical articles and book chapters, and was part of a 2003 Edelman finalist team for work with Texas Children's Hospital. He was elected an INFORMS Fellow in 2007. His new book is The Future of Pricing: How Airline Ticket Pricing Has Inspired a Revolution (New York: Palgrave-MacMillan, 2007).
To contact Andy Boyd, send email to eaboyd81 [at] gmail.com .