Dr Christopher Kirkbride

Senior Lecturer

Professional Role

Undergraduate Admissions Tutor

Stochastic scheduling: a short history of index policies and new approaches to index generation for dynamic resource allocation
Glazebrook, K., Hodge, D., Kirkbride, C., Minty, J. 10/2014 In: Journal of Scheduling. 17, 5, p. 407-425. 19 p.
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Monotone policies and indexability for bi-directional restless bandits
Glazebrook, K., Hodge, D.J., Kirkbride, C. 03/2013 In: Advances in Applied Probability. 45, 1, p. 51-85. 45 p.
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Approximate dynamic programming algorithms for multidimensional inventory optimization problems
Cimen, M., Kirkbride, C. 2013 In: Approximate Dynamic Programming Algorithms for Multidimensional Inventory Optimization Problems Manufacturing Modelling, Management, and Control. IFAC p. 2015-2020. 6 p.

General notions of indexability for queueing control and asset management
Glazebrook, K.D., Hodge, D.J., Kirkbride, C. 2011 In: Annals of Applied Probability. 21, 3, p. 876-907. 32 p.
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Competition online and the preference ordering of offers
Kirkbride, C., Soopramanien, D.G.R. 2010 In: The International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research. 20, 4, p. 379-395. 17 p.
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Index policies for the admission control and routing of impatient customers to heterogeneous service stations
Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C., Ouenniche, J. 2009 In: Operations Research. 57, p. 975-989. 15 p.
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Allocation models and heuristics for the outsourcing of repairs for a dynamic warranty population
Ding, L., Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C. 2008 In: Management Science. 54, 3, p. 594-607. 14 p.
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Dynamic routing to heterogeneous collections of unreliable servers
Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C. 2007 In: Queueing Systems. 55, 1, p. 9-25. 17 p.
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Index policies for shooting problems
Glazebrook, K.D., Gaver, D.P., Jacobs, P.A., Mitchell, H.M., Kirkbride, C. 2007 In: Operations Research. 55, 4, p. 769-781. 13 p.
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Some indexable families of restless bandit problems
Glazebrook, K.D., Ruiz-Hernandez, D., Kirkbride, C. 2006 In: Advances in Applied Probability. 38, 3, p. 643-672. 30 p.
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Spinning plates and squad systems: policies for bi-directional restless bandits
Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C., Ruiz-Hernandez, D. 2006 In: Advances in Applied Probability. 38, 1, p. 95-115. 21 p.
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Index policies for the routing of background jobs
Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C. 2004 In: Naval Research Logistics. 51, 6, p. 856-872. 17 p.
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Generalised "join the shortest queue" policies for the dynamic routing of jobs to multiclass queues
Ansell, P.S., Glazebrook, K.D., Kirkbride, C. 2003 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 54, 4, p. 379-389. 11 p.
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