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Revenor C Baker

Professor, Information Systems and Operations Management
Last Updated: February 12, 2020
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Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
statistics and quality engineering

Biography

Biography

Approaching 50 years as a professor at UT Arlington with areas of expertise: operations research, quality engineering, and applied statistics

Education

Education

    • 1971 PhD in Industrial Engineering - Operations Research
      Texas A&M University College Station, 1971
    • 1971 PhD in Industrial Engineering
      Texas A&M University, 1971
    • 1969 MA in Mathematics and Statistics
      University of California, Louisiana State University in New Orleans, and University of Texas, 1969
    • 1964 BA in Mathematics
      The University of Texas at Austin, 1964
    • 1964 BA in Mathematics
      University of Texas at Austin, 1964
    • 1962 AA in Mathematics
      Tyler Junior College, 1962

Memberships

    • Jan 1972 to Dec 2017 American Society for Quality: Greater Fort Worth Section
      Member up to President

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2010 Distinguished Research Publication Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington, College of Business

Other Activities

Other Activities

      • Jan 1986
        (Fort Worth)
        Alcon Labs
        • Jan 2015
          Corporate quality engineering consultant dealing with process improvements.
          Alcon Labs

Publications

      2010
      • Journal Article
        Statistical Power for Detecting Process Shift in a Multi-Strata Production Process
        [Tsay, Jeff, AgarwalA, Baker, R.C.]. 13(2), 105-117.
      2009 2004
      • Journal Article
        Optimal Control of Processes with Trended Averages
        [Urban, TL, Baker, RevenorC]. International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management. 10, 23–36.
      2002
      • Journal Article
        A multi-phase mathematics programming approach for effective supply chain design
        [Talluri, Srinivas, Baker, RevenorC]. European Journal of Operational Research. 141(3), 544-558. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0377-2217(01)00277-6
      1999
      • Journal Article
        A framework for designing efficient value chain networks
        [Talluri, Srinivas, Baker, RevenorC, Sarkis, Joseph]. International Journal of Production Economics. 62(1/2), 133-144. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0925-5273(98)00225-4
      1997
      • Journal Article
        Optimal ordering and pricing policies in a single-period environment with multivariate demand and markdowns
        [Urban, TL, Baker, RevenorC]. European Journal of Operational Research. 103(3), 573–583.
      1996
      • Journal Article
        A quantitative framework for designing efficient business process alliances
        [Talluri, S, Baker, RevenorC].
      1994
      • Journal Article
        Switching rules for JIT purchasing
        [Baker, RevenorC, Chang, RE, Chang, IC]. 35, 13–13.
      1991
      • Journal Article
        Deterministic fixed order-level inventory models: An application for replenishment of radioactive source material for irradiation sterilizers
        [Baker, RevenorC, Urban, TL]. European Journal of Operational Research. 50(3), 249–256.
      1988
      • Journal Article
        A deterministic inventory system with an inventory-level-dependent demand rate
        [Baker, RevenorC, Urban, TL]. 39(9), 823–831.
      • Journal Article
        AUTHOR POINTS OUT POSSIBLE MISLEADING STATEMENTS-REPLY
        [Baker, RevenorC]. Quality Progress. 21(6), 11–11.
      • Journal Article
        Single-period inventory dependent demand models
        [Baker, RevenorC, Urban, TL]. Omega. 16(6), 605–607.
      • Journal Article
        Zero acceptance sampling plans: expected cost increases
        [Baker, RevenorC]. Quality Progress. 21(1), 43–46.
      1987
      • Journal Article
        Cost comparisons for out-of-phase inventory models
        [Baker, RevenorC, Hanna, M]. 38(3), 253–260.
      • Journal Article
        Real-time inventory cost models
        [Baker, RevenorC]. 38(11), 1102–1103.
      1981
      • Journal Article
        10. Relationships between MIL-STD-105D Operating Characteristics and Conditional Sampling Operating Characteristics (" Workshop on SQC" 便り)
        [Baker, RevenorC]. 11(1), 16–16.
      1978
      • Journal Article
        Conditional double sampling
        [Baker, RevenorC, Brobst, RW]. Journal of Quality Technology. 10(4), 150–154.
      1977
      • Journal Article
        Testing the Consistency of Auditors’ Prior Distributions and Sampling Results
        [Nichols, DR, Baker, RevenorC]. Abacus. 13(2), 91–105.
      1976
      • Journal Article
        Inventory policy for items on sale during regular replenishment
        [Baker, RevenorC]. 17(4), 55–64.
      1971
      • Journal Article
        Deferred state sampling procedures
        [Wortham, AW, Baker, RevenorC]. 64,
      1962
      • Journal Article
        Results of monitoring the magnetic effects of high-altitude nuclear explosions during the july- september, 1962 period
        [Baker, RevenorC].
      1971
      • Other
        Deferred state sampling procedures(Deferred state sampling plans using accept/reject decisions dependent on future lot disposition according to quality drift)
        [Baker, RevenorC, WORTHAM, AW].
      • Other
        Dependent-deferred state attribute acceptance sampling
        [Baker, RevenorC].

Courses

      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BSTAT 3321-003 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BSTAT 3321-008 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BSTAT 3321-003 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BSTAT 3321-1
        Summer - 2018
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-002 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2017
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BSTAT 3321-003 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2016
      • HCAD 5399-040 GRAD HEALTH CARE ADMN INTERNSH
        Summer - 2016
      • HCAD 5392-040 SPCL TOPICS
        Summer - 2016
      • BSTAT 5325-003 ADVANCED STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 101018)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BSTAT 3321-006 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BSTAT 3321-008 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BSTAT 5325-003 ADVANCED STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 101018)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BSTAT 3321-005 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • OPMA 5377-040 HEALTH CARE QUAL ASSESS
        (Course Id: 111880)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • OPMA 5377-050 HEALTH CARE QUAL ASSESS
        (Course Id: 111880)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BSTAT 3321-007 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • OPMA 5321-001 INTRO MGT SCI
        (Course Id: 101116)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • OPMA 4303-001 INTRO TO MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 112325)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • OPMA 3306-007 OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101103)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BSTAT 5325-021 ADVANCED STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 101018)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • BSTAT 3321-004 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • OPMA 5377-050 Health Care Qual Assess
        (Course Id: 111880)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • OPMA 5377-040 Health Care Qual Assess
        (Course Id: 111880)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BSTAT 5325-021 ADVANCED STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 101018)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • OPMA 5361-001 OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101169)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • BSTAT 5315-001 HCAD STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 111409)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • OPMA 5364-002 PROJECT MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101171)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • BSAD 7399-061 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BSTAT 5315-001 HCAD STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 111409)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BSTAT 5315-001 HCAD STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 111409)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BSTAT 5315-001 HCAD STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 111409)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • OPMA 5382-061 INDPT STUDY IN OPERATIONS MGMT
        (Course Id: 111586)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • OPMA 5367-001 QUALITY MANAGEMENT
        (Course Id: 101173)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • OPMA 4307-001 QUALITY PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 101109)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BSTAT 5325-003 ADVANCED STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 101018)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2016 to  Present Chairperson
      BSTAT 3321 Coordinator
      coordinated all BSTAT 3321 faculty with implementation of McGraw Hill Connect software, developed departmental quiz and homework files for all sections and developed an automated test generator for 3321 which allows you to generate multiple tests with little effort. also met with all 3321 faculty throughout semester to insure effective implementation of the connect software.
    • Sept 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      MS INSY graduate studies committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      search committee NTT
      search for non-tenure track faculty
    • 2001 to  Present Committee Member
      MS in Logistics Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2001 to  Present Committee Member
      MS in Management of Technology Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Chairperson
      Search Committee for Director of HCAD Program
    • 2001 to  2012 Committee Member
      Association of Chairs
    • 2001 to  2012 Committee Member
      University Administrative Council

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 1972 to  Aug 2017
      (Classification: Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship)
      Board of Advisors (Fort Worth, Texas,
      American Society for Quality
    • Past to  2015
      Editorial Review Board Member
      International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management