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Prof. Xuan WANG

Prof. Xuan WANG

Assistant Professor, Operations Management

xuanwang@ust.hk

Academic qualification

  • Ph.D. 2016 New York University, Operations Management
  • B.E. 2011 Tsinghua University, Industrial Engineering

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor of ISOM, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2016 - present

WORKING PAPERS

  • Wang, S., Wang, X., Zhang, J. "A Review of Flexible Processes and Operations", under review.
  • Wang, S., Wang, X., Zhang, J. "Robust Optimization Approach to Process Flexibility Designs with Price Differentials", under Major revision, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.
  • Wang, X., and Zhang, R., "Carpool Services for Ride-sharing Platforms", under revision for resubmission.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Articles

  • Wang, X., and Zhang, J., “Process Flexibility: A Distribution-Free Bound on the Performance of K-Chain", Operations Research, 63(3), pp. 555-571, 2015.
  • He, S., Sethuraman, J., Wang, X., and Zhang, J., “A Non-Cooperative Approach to Cost Allocation in Joint Replenishment”, Operations Research, 65(6), pp. 1562-1573, 2017.
  • Asadpour, A., Wang, X. and Zhang, J., "Online Resource Allocation with Limited Flexibility", Management Science, accepted for publication.

SERVICE ACTIVITIES WITHIN COLLEGE AND PROFESSION

  • Reviewer for Operations Research, Management Science. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Mathematics of Operations Research, and Production and Operations Management
  • Secretary of POMS Hong Kong Chapter, 2017-present
  • Organizing committee member for the Eighth POMS-HK International Conference
  • Member of INFORMS, MSOM Society, and Decision Analysis Society

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Operations/manufacturing Flexibility Design and Analysis
  • Revenue Management and Online Marketplaces

HONORS

  • General Research Fund (GRF) Research Grant (PI), Hong Kong Research Grants Council, 2018-2020
  • Early Career Scheme (ECS) Research Grant (PI), Hong Kong Research Grants Council, 2017-2019
  • Dean's Recognition of Teaching Excellence, HKUST, 2017
  • Winner, Franklin Prize for Teaching Excellence, HKUST, 2017
  • Faculty Initiation Grant, HKUST, 2016
  • W. Edward Deming Fellowship, NYU Stern School of Business, 2015-2016
  • First Prize, INFORMS MSOM Student Paper Competition, 2013
  • Doctoral Fellowship, NYU Stern School of Business, 2011-2015
  • Letters of Commendation for Teaching Excellence, NYU Stern School of Business, 2015
  • The Provost’s Global Research Initiatives Fellowship, New York University, 2015
  • INFORMS Doctoral Student Colloquium, 2015