Mihai Banciu

Mihai Banciu

Howard I Scott Research Professor of Business Analytics & Operations and Associate Dean of Faculty
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About Mihai Banciu


  • PhD, Operations Research, University of Pittsburgh, 2009.
  • MBA, Business Administration, James Madison University, 2002.
  • BBA, Management Science & Marketing, Romanian-American University, 1999.

Faculty Research Interests

  • Revenue management and pricing
  • Discrete optimization
  • Healthcare operations

Recent and Representative Publications

Banciu, M. M., Stanciu, C. A., and 1 other author (2022) Price and Revenue Bounds for Bundles of Information Goods. Naval Research Logistics. 69(3), 371-389. https://doi.org/10.1002/nav.22018

Stanciu, C. A., Banciu, M. M., and 5 other authors (2020) A Predictive Analytics Model for Differentiating Between Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIA) and its mimics. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 20(1), 112. http://doi.org/10.1186/s12911-020-01154-6

Banciu, M. M., and 1 other author (2016) Optimal product bundling with dependent valuations: The price of independence. European Journal of Operational Research. 255(2), 481495. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2016.05.022

Banciu, M. M., and 3 other authors (2013) Hierarchical Approach for Survivable Network Design. European Journal of Operational Research. 225(2), 223-235. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2012.09.045

Banciu, M. M., and 1 other author (2013) New Results Concerning Probability Distributions with Increasing Generalized Failure Rates. Operations Research. 61(4), 925-931. https://doi.org/10.1287/opre.2013.1198

Banciu, M. M., and 2 other authors (2010) Bundling Strategies When Products Are Vertically Differentiated and Capacities Are Limited. Management Science. 56(12), 2207-2223. https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.1100.1242

Recent Courses Taught

  • ANOP 315, Spec Topics in ANOP.
  • ANOP 310, Ind Study in ANOP.
  • ANOP 390, Honors Course in ANOP.

Awards and Honors

  • University Fellow, Bucknell University, (2017).
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, (2006).

Further Information

Contact Details


117B Holmes Hall