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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. "Robust Optimization Approach to Process Flexibility Designs with Contribution Margin Differentials", under second round review, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.
  • Wang, S., Wang, X., Zhang, J. "A Review of Flexible Processes and Operations", under minor revision, Production and Operations Management, invited for the special issue “Frontier Analytic Modeling and Methods for Operations Management” edited by George Shanthikumar and David Yao.
  • 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, 2017-2019
  • 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, 2019-2021
  • 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, 2018
  • 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