Myron Hlynka's Queueing Theory Page
This Queueing Theory web site contains information on Queueing Theory collected
by Dr. Myron Hlynka , of the University of Windsor, in Windsor, Ontario,
Canada. It includes a list of books on queueing theory, a list of home
pages and a list of e-mail addresses of queueing theorists.
would like to make corrections or add information, or suggest a new topic
related to queueing, please e-mail Dr. Hlynka at
URL is http://web2.uwindsor.ca/math/hlynka/queue.html
April 24, 2016.
Edward Hicks' "Noah's Ark" (a very early queue)
April 24, 2016. Marcel Neuts Endowment and Tribute
It is with pleasure I inform you that a number of us have banded
together and have successfully set up an endowment to support a
perennial series of lectures titled Marcel Neuts Lectures at Purdue
University, the birth place of matrix analytic methods.
Ram (V. Ramaswami)
For details, go to
- March 20, 2016. NEW BOOK on DISCRETE TIME QUEUES!!!
Attahiru S. Alfa, Applied Discrete-Time Queues. 2016.
March 8, 2016. The Steering committee of the European Conference on
(ECQT) is pleased to announce the institution of a bi-annual outstanding
dissertation award in the area of Queueing Theory. Named after Prof. Lajos
Takács, the first award will be presented during the forthcoming ECQT to
be held in Toulouse from July 18 to July 20, 2016. Please forward the
following announcement to interested candidates.
Takács Award for outstanding PhD thesis on "Queueing Theory and its
The Takács Award is presented to doctoral dissertations in recognition of
outstanding contributions to queueing theory, including the development of
theory, methodological advances, computational aspects and applications.
The award is accompanied by a certificate, a cash prize of 1000€, and an
invitation (travel costs, accommodation, and registration fee covered) to
deliver a plenary talk at the conference.
Eligibility: Open to candidates from all over the world for thesis
defended between 01/01/2014 and 31/12/2015. There are no restrictions
neither on the nationality of the applicant nor on the location of the
Application material: By April 30, 2016, applicants must upload the follow
a three-page summary of the dissertation in English highlighting the
significance, contribution, impact, and novelty of the dissertation; and
an electronic copy of the manuscript in English,
as a single PDF file at
Urtzi Ayesta and Balakrishna Prabhu
General co-chairs, ECQT 2016
- August 20, 2014. There is a nice online queueing book.
Dr. János Sztrik.
University of Debrecen, Faculty of Informatics. 2012. Nice online
July 13, 2014. Jyotiprasad Medhi was awarded an honorary doctorate
from the Indian Institute of Technology,Guwahati (IITG) at
their last Convocation on July 13, 2014. He also celebrated his 90th
birthday in the same month. Congratulations!!
March 9, 2014. A major force in queueing theory passed
away in Tucson, Arizona. Marcel Neuts will be
remembered fof his major contibutions through articles,
books and presentations. His contributions and seminal
work in matrix analytic methods are especially
UPCOMING QUEUEING CONFERENCES
- July 18-20, 2016.
European Conference on Queueing Theory.
Aug. 22-23, 2016. CanQueue 2016.
Conference Chair: Doug Down:
August 24-26, 2016. 23rd International Conference on Analytical and Stochastic Modelling Techniques and Applications
(ASMTA 2016), Cardiff, Wales, UK
Links to Queueing Related Material
Dr. Hlynka recognizes funding from the University
of Windsor which assists in his queueing theory research.