Faculty & Research


Hou Liwen

Department of:  Information、Technology and Innovation

Associate Professor

Phone:  +86 (0)21 52301196

Email:  lwhou@sjtu.edu.cn



Ph.D. Department of Management Science & Engineering, Antai School of Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2001,

Associate Professor, Antai School of Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
visiting scholar: Gerogia Institute of Technology, 2005,8-2006,2

visiting scholar: university of california, merced, 2012,11-2013,4

"Outstanding Reviewer Award", Granted by "Electronic Commerce Research and Application" in 2017

Research interested: matching service on internet, dynamic ridesharing, business value of information systems, electronic commerce.

  1.  Membership of Associate for Information System (AIS), 2014-2019,

  2. Councile of Associate of Shanghai System Simlullation

  3. “Information Technology and Management”,associate editor

  4. Reviewer: Journal of Systems, ECRA, IEEE Trans. Eng. Manage, JOCEC, WITS, ICIS

Current research: Business value of IT, Conversion behavior of online shopping, dynamic ridesharing

Recent papers:

  1. Liwen Hou (2015).   A Hierarchical Bayesian Network-Based Approach to keyword Auction.  IEEE Trans. on Engineering Management, 62 (2), 217-225

  2. Liwen Hou, Ling Xue, Son Ngoc Bui & William Kettinger (2016).    System sourcing and information processing capability in supply chains: a study of small suppliers.    Information Technology and Management, 17(4), 379-391

  3. Liwen Hou, Dong Li, Dali Zhang.  (2018).   Ride-matching and routing optimisation: Models and a large neighbourhood search heuristic.     Transportation Research Part E, 118143-162

  4. Liwen Hou, Weijun Zheng.  (2020). A Latent Class Regression Approach to IT Maintenance Outsourcing Service Management.   IEEE Trans. on Engineering Management, 67(1), 81-91 

  5. Dali Zhang, Dong Li, Hailin Sun, Liwen Hou.    A vehicle routing problem with distribution uncertainty in deadlines.   European Journal of Operational Research, forthcoming.