Roger Grinde

Management Science
Phone: (603) 862-3368
Office: Decision Sciences, Paul College Rm 265E, Durham, NH 03824
Roger Grinde


  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Pennsylvania State University
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering, Oregon State University
  • B.A., Mathematics, Carroll College

Research Interests

  • Computer Simulation/Modeling
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Management/Analysis
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Management Sciences
  • Operations Research
  • Optimization
  • Pedagogy

Courses Taught

  • ADMN 580: Quantitative Decision Making
  • ADMN 873: Data Mgmt & Visualization
  • ADMN 950: Data Driven Decisions
  • ADMN 956: Managerial Decision Making
  • DS 766: Bus Analytic SS Modeling
  • DS 775: Corporate Project Experience

Selected Publications

Grinde, R. (2020). Spreadsheet-Based Modeling and Optimization of a Bi-Modal Traveling Salesman Problem: Model, Solution, and Case. Spreadsheets in Education, 12(2).

Grinde, R. B. (2018). An Interactive Tool to Teach Monte‐Carlo Simulation and VBA. Business Education Innovation Journal, 10(1).

Grinde, R. B. (2017). A Bi-Modal Routing Problem with Cyclical and One-Way Trips: Formulation and Heuristic Solution. Information Technology and Management Science, 20(1). doi:10.1515/itms-2017-0014

Shea, C. M., Grinde, R., & Elmslie, B. (2011). Nanotechnology as general-purpose technology: empirical evidence and implications. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 23(2), 175-192. doi:10.1080/09537325.2011.543336

Grinde, R. B., & Kammermeyer, J. A. (2003). Experiences Using Thematic Assignments in an Undergraduate Management Science Course. INFORMS Transactions on Education, 4(1), 23-36. doi:10.1287/ited.4.1.23

GRINDE, R. B., & DANIELS, K. (1999). Unknown Title. IIE Transactions, 31(8), 763-769. doi:10.1023/a:1007658212860

Grinde, R. B., & Cavalier, T. M. (1997). A new algorithm for the two-polygon containment problem. Computers & Operations Research, 24(3), 231-251. doi:10.1016/s0305-0548(96)00050-0

Grinde, R. B., & Cavalier, T. M. (1996). Containment of a single polygon using mathematical programming. European Journal of Operational Research, 92(2), 368-386. doi:10.1016/0377-2217(94)00279-7

Grinde, R. B., & Cavalier, T. M. (1995). A new algorithm for the minimal-area convex enclosure problem. European Journal of Operational Research, 84(3), 522-538. doi:10.1016/0377-2217(95)00020-q

GRINDE, R. B., & VENTURA, J. A. (1994). Minimax centre estimation for inspection of spherical parts. International Journal of Production Research, 32(9), 2031-2047. doi:10.1080/00207549408957057

Most Cited Publications