The CELDi academic partners merge unique research strengths to provide innovative logistics and distribution solutions for our member organizations. At all our campuses, research activities, graduate and undergraduate course offerings, professional development and continuing education opportunities combine to form the foundation and structure for educating the next generation of engineers in logistics and distribution centers. Academic Guidelines

The Clemson Research Site specializes in constructing and solving integrated logistics models with particular emphasis on supporting decisions related to distribution, inventory management, and scheduling. We have demonstrable expertise in analyzing and modeling applied supply chain systems, employing a variety of tools including deterministic and stochastic optimization, simulation, heuristics, and meta-heuristics. The core faculty members at the Clemson Research Site are Bill Ferrell, Mary Beth Kurz, Maria Mayorga, Scott Shappell, and Kevin Taaffe.