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Rong Ying

Department of:  Operations Management

Associate Professor

Phone:  +86 (0)21 52301574

Email:  yrong@sjtu.edu.cn

Biography

Research

CURRENT APPOINTMENT

Service Operation, Operation in Emerging Business Models, Supply Chain Management, Data-Driven Optimization, Empirical Study


CURRENT APPOINTMENT

  • Associate Professor., Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, August 2013 - Present

  • Assistant Professor., Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, August 2010 - July 2013

 

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, USA, August 2008

  • M.S., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, USA, May 2006

  • B.S., Electronic Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, July 2001

 

PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, January 2010 – July 2010

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, University of California, Berkeley, September 2008- December 2009

  • Consultant, BearingPoint Business Consulting Co., Shanghai, China, May 2002- August 2003

  • Consultant, Arthur Andersen Business Consulting Co., Shanghai, China, August 2001- April 2002

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

1. First Prize, INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources & Environment Young Researcher Prize, 2014

2. Best Lecturer in School of Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2014 (voted by students)

3. Advisor of Excellent Bachelor Thesis (Top 1%), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2013

4. Best Reviewer Award, Omega, 2013

5. 3rd prize, Best Paper Award, Chinese Scholars Association for Management Science and Engineering (CSAMSE) Conference 2012

6. Paper is Highlighted in IIE Magazine on June 2012

7. M&SOM Student Paper Competition, Finalist, 2009

8. IIE Pritsker Doctoral Dissertation Award, 2nd Place, 2009

Published Papers

1. Rong, Y., Z. Atan, and L. V. Snyder, 2017, Heuristics for Base-Stock Levels in Multi-Echelon Distribution Networks, Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming

2. Rong, Y., L. V. Snyder, and  Z.-J. M. Shen, 2017, Bullwhip and reverse bullwhip effects under the rationing game, Naval Research Logistics, Forthcoming

3. Chen, J., M. Dong, Y. Rong, and L. Yang, 2017. Dynamic Pricing for Deteriorating Products with Menu Cost, Omega, Forthcoming

4. He, L., H.Y. Mak, Y. Rong, and Z.-J. M. Shen, 2017. Service Region Design for Urban Electric Vehicle Sharing Systems, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 19(2), 309-327

5. Snyder, L. V., Z. Atan, P. Peng, Y. Rong, A. Schmitt, and B. Sinsoysal, 2016. OR/MS Models for Supply Chain Disruptions: A Review, IIE Transactions, 48(2), 89-109

6. Rong, Y., Y. Chen, and Z.-J. M. Shen, 2015. The Impact of Demand Uncertainty on Product Line Design under Endogenous Substitution, Naval Research Logistics, 62(2), 143-157 

7. Sheng, L., H. Zheng, Y. Rong, T. Huh, 2015, Flexible System Design: a Perspective from Service Levels, Operations Research Letters, 43(3), 219–225

8. Mak, H.Y., Y. Rong and J. Zhang, 2015, Appointment Scheduling with Limited Distributional Information, Management Science, 61(2), 316-334

9. Lim, M., H.Y. Mak, Y. Rong, 2015, Toward Mass Adoption of Electric Vehicles: Impacts of the Range and Resale Anxieties, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 17(1), 101-119

10. Mak, H.Y., Y. Rong and J. Zhang, 2014, Sequencing Appointments for Service Systems Using Inventory Approximations, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 16(2), 251-262

11. Mak, H.Y., Y. Rong, and Z.-J. M. Shen, 2013. Infrastructure Planning for Electric Vehicles with Battery Swapping, Management Science, 59(7), 1557-1575

12. Rong, Y., Z.-J. M. Shen, and C.A. Yano, 2012. Cheaper by the Pallet? Multi-Item Procurement with Standard Batch Sizes, IIE Transactions, 44(6), 405-418 (Paper is Highlighted in  Industrial Engineer Magazine on May 2012)

13. Rong, Y., L. V. Snyder, and Y. Sun, 2010. Inventory Sharing under Decentralized Preventive Transshipments, Naval Research Logistics, 57(6), 540-562

14. Rong, Y., Z.-J. M. Shen, and L. V. Snyder, 2009. The Impact of Ordering Behavior on Order-Quantity Variability: A Study of Forward and Reverse Bullwhip Effects, Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, 20(1), 95-124.

15. Ross, A. M., Y. Rong, and L. V. Snyder, 2008. Supply Disruptions with Time-Dependent Parameters, Computers and Operations Research, 35(11), 3504-3529.

 

Selected Working Papers

1. He, L., Y. Rong, and Z.-J. M. Shen, 2016. Product Geographical Distribution under Recall Risk

2. Luo, J., Y. Rong, and H. Zheng, 2017. Impacts of Logistics Information on Sales: Evidence from an Online Marketplace,

 

Research Grants

1. Optimization of Service Operations, NSFC grant # 71522009, PI, 2016-2018

2. The Demand Model in Supply Chains under Stock Competition and Price Fluctuation and Its Empirical Evidence, NSFC grant # 71202068, PI, 2013-2015