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Fataneh Taghaboni-Dutta

Clinical Professor of Business Administration

Educational Background

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1989
M.S., Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1986
B.S., Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1983

Recent Publications

Trappey, C., Wu, H., Taghaboni-Dutta, F., Trappey, A. 2011. Using patent data for technology forecasting: China RFID patent analysis. Advanced Engineering Informatics, 25: 53-64

Taghaboni-Dutta, F., Trappey, A., Trappey, C. 2010. An XML Based Supply Chain Integration Hub for Green Product Lifecycle Management. Expert Systems with Applications, 37: 7319-7328

Taghaboni-Dutta, F., Trappey, A., Trappey, C., Wu, H. 2009. An Exploratory RFID Patent Analysis. Management Research News, 32: 1163- 1176

Honors and Awards

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, 2009-2017

Service Award, Department of Business Administration, 2016

Professor of the Year in the Executive MBA (EMBA) program, University of Illinois, 2014

Teaching and Research Interests

Research focus is on of integration of technology with management and process improvement. Currently, the focus has been on the development and deployment of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology in manufacturing and global supply chain.

Teaching interests are mainly in the area of Operations/Process Management including: product development and design, and operation and technology strategy, and project management.