Name: Myron Hlynka
Title: Professor

Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Windsor, Windsor, Canada


Research fields:

Stochastic Models and Statistics
Health Services Operations Research
Sports Operations Research
Telecommunications and Networking


1985 Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, Statistics
1975 M.A., Pennsylvania State University, Mathematics
1970 B.Sc., University of Manitoba, Mathematics


1. Hlynka, M. and Sheahan, J., 1986, Optimal Control Relating to the Excess of one Poisson Process over Another, Utilitas Mathematica, pp. 217-230.
2. Hlynka, M. and Sheahan, J., 1987, Controlling Rates for a Double Queue, Naval Logistics Research Quarterly, V. 34, pp. 569-577.
3. Hlynka, M. and Sheahan, J., 1988, The Secretary Problem for a Random Walk, Stochastic Processes and Their Applications, V. 28, pp. 317-325.
4. Hlynka, M., Sheahan, J. and Wiens, D.P, 1990, On the Choice of Support of Re-Descending Psi-Functions in Linear Models with Asymmetric Error Distributions, Metrika, V. 37, pp. 365-381.
5. Caron, R.J., Hlynka, M. and McDonald, J.F., 1992, On the Best Case Performance of Hit and Run Methods for Detecting Necessary Constraints, Mathematical Programming V. 54. pp. 233-249.
6. Khasnabish, B., Ahmadi, M., Hlynka, M. and Shridhar, M., 1993, Trading Nodal Storage Capacity with Incremental Transmission Capacity IEEE Transactions on Communications. Vol. 41, pp. 1147-1150.
7. Khasnabish, B., Ahmadi, M., Hlynka, M. and Shridhar, M., 1993, Trading Nodal Storage Capacity with Incremental Transmission Capacity in Supra-high-speed Packet-switching Nets, Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol. 18, pp. 71-80.
8. Hlynka, M. and Wang, T., 1993. Comments on Duality of Queues with Finite Buffer Size, Operations Research Letters, V. 14, pp. 29-33.
9. Hlynka, M., Stanford, D., Poon, W. and Wang, T., 1994. Observing Queues before Joining, Operations Research, V. 42, pp. 365-342.
10. Khasnabish, B., Ahmadi, M., Hlynka, M., and Shridhar, M. 1994. Design and Evaluation of a Smart Congestion -Level Indicator for a Large Group of Queues in ATM Networks, Proceedings of 1994 IEEE GLOBECOM, (refereed) V. 1, pp. 156-161.
11. Stanford, D. and Hlynka, M., 1996. Observing General Service Queues Before Joining, Operations Research Letters, V. 18, pp. 237-245.
12. M. Hlynka, S. Drekic and G. McPhail, 1997, A Non- Monotone Waiting Time Queueing Model, Utilitas Mathematica, 52, 83-89.
13. P.H. Brill and M. Hlynka, 1998, A Single Server N-Line Queue in which a Customer May Receive Special Treatment, Stochastic Models. 14, 905-931.
14. P.H. Brill and M. Hlynka, 2000. "An Exponential Queue with Competition for Service," European Journal Of Operational Research (126)3 (2000) pp. 587-602.
15. J.C. Fedoruk, D. Paterson, M. Hlynka, K.Y. Fung, M. Gobet, W. Currie, 2002. "Rapid On-Site Defibrillation versus Community Program." Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, V. 17:2, pp. 102-106.
16. M. Hlynka and L. Mandziuk. 2002. A Queueing Model for Attention- Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder. Proceedings of SCI 2002, The 6th World Multi-Conference on SYSTEMICS, CYBERNETICS AND INFORMATICS. Orlando, Florida. July 14-16, 2002, Volume IV, 243-248.
17. P. Brill and M. Hlynka, 2002. A Geometric Interpretation of 2x2 Markov Transition Matrices. Missouri Journal of Mathematical Sciences. Volume 14, 2002. 159-174.
18. M. Mandelbaum and M. Hlynka, 2003. Job Sequencing Using An Expert. International Journal of Production Economics, 85, 389-401.
19. M. Hlynka and M. Mandelbaum, 2003. Improving Computer Processing Efficiency by Sequencing. Chapter 33, of monograph High Performance Computing Systems and Applications, Kluwer Publishers, edited by Robert Kent and Todd Sands, pp. 313-327. Proceedings of the 2001 15th Annual Symposium on High Performance Computing Systems and Applications.
20. X. Wu, M. Hlynka, P. Brill, J. Wang. 2005. "An M/G/1 Retrial Queue with Balking and Retrials during Service." IJOR (International Journal of Operational Research), V. 1, 30-51.