Seminars in 2017/2018

SEEM047

Title Joint Seminars
Date 22 JUN 2018 (Fri)
Time 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Mr. Tahir Mahmood / Mr. Xiaolin Wang / Mr. Xiujie Zhao (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM046

Title Applications of Big Data & AI for Health and Healthcare
Date 21 JUN 2018 (Thu)
Time 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Tong Chen (Chief Health Officer, IBM Greater China)

SEEM045

Title Efficient Ascending Menu Auctions with Budget Constrained Bidders
Date 29 JUN 2018 (Fri)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Zaifu Yang (Professor, Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York, United Kingdom)

SEEM044

Title Optimizing HIV Interventions for Multiplex Social Networks via Partition-based Random Search
Date 25 JUN 2018 (Mon)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Ms. Lu ZHONG (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM043

Title An Overview on the Quantification Strategies of Human Error Probability in HRA Methods
Date 01 AUG 2018 (Wed)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7301, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Xing Pan (Associate Professor, School of Reliability and Systems Engineering, Beihang University, China)

SEEM042

Title Solving Business Problems with SAS Analytics and Optimization
Date 26 JUN 2018 (Tue)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Yan Xu (Director, Numerical Optimization team, SAS Institute Inc.)

SEEM041

Title Sometimes, a Black Swan Ain't So Black: Three analytical observations motivating the need for careful government regulation of safety-critical protective systems
Date 28 MAY 2018 (Mon)
Time 10:00am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Martin A. Wortman (Professor, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University, USA)

SEEM040

Title Operational Data Exploration for Aircraft Health Monitoring
Date 04 JUN 2018 (Mon)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Xi Chen (Senior Engineer, Shanghai Engineering Research Center of Civil Aircraft Health Monitoring, COMAC)

SEEM039

Title Revenue Management: Challenges and Opportunities
Date 22 JUN 2018 (Fri)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Xin Chen (Professor, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

SEEM038

Title Mediation Analysis: the Relationship between Safety Climate and Safety Performance among Hong Kong Construction Management Personnel with Technology Acceptance as a Mediator
Date 29 MAY 2018 (Tue)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Mr. Siu Shing MAN (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM037

Title MCMC Methods for Dynamic Stochastic Optimization
Date 20 JUN 2018 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue Peter Ho Lecture Theatre (LT-10), 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. John R. Birge (Jerry W. and Carol Lee Levin Distinguished Service Professor of Operations Management, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, USA)

SEEM036

Title Matching with Myopic and Farsighted Players
Date 01 JUN 2018 (Fri)
Time 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Jean-Jacques Herings (Professor of Microeconomics, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, The Netherlands)

SEEM035

Title Real World Big Data Usages for Transportation and Logistics
Date 16 MAY 2018 (Wed)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Mr. Gareth Chan (Sales Director, Splunk HKG and Macau)

SEEM034

Title Joint Seminars
Date 16 MAY 2018 (Wed)
Time 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Andy CC Tan

SEEM033

Title A Smart Initialization on the Swarm Intelligence Based Method for Efficient Search of Optimal Minimum Energy Design
Date 22 JUN 2018 (Fri)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Frederick Kin Hing Phoa (Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

SEEM032

Title Exploring Population Heterogeneity: A Bayesian Nonparametric Approach
Date 31 MAY 2018 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Mingyang Li (Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of South Florida, USA)

SEEM031

Title Data-driven optimization in dynamic inventory control
Date 23 MAY 2018 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Xiuli Chao (Professor, Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA)

SEEM030

Title Statistical inference for sample average approximation of constrained optimization and variational inequalities
Date 15 MAY 2018 (Tue)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Shu Lu (Associate Professor, Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)

SEEM029

Title Solving Stochastic Programs and Validating Systems for Scenario Creation
Date 09 MAY 2018 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. David Woodruff (Professor, Graduate School of Management, University of California Davis, USA)

SEEM028

Title Adaptive Planning Using Sensor Data
Date 18 APR 2018 (Wed)
Time 10:30am - 12:00noon
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Jos van Hillegersberg (Head, Department of Industrial Engineering and Business Information Systems, University of Twente, The Netherlands)

SEEM027

Title Stochastic Processes in Repairable Systems
Date 23 APR 2018 (Mon)
Time 2:15pm - 4:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Masaaki Kijima (Dean, School of Informatics and Data Science, Hiroshima University, Japan)

SEEM026

Title Gender Composition Mediates Social Facilitation Effect in Co-action Condition
Date 03 May 2018 (Thu)
Time 10:30am - 12:00noon
Venue P7301, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Ruifeng Yu (Associate Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, China)

SEEM025

Title The PVAD Algorithm to Learn Partial-Value Variable Associations
Date 17 APR 2018 (Tue)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Nong Ye (Professor, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, Arizona State University, USA)

SEEM024

Title The Inmate Assignment and Scheduling Problem and its Application in the PA Department of Corrections
Date 15 MAR 2018 (Thu)
Time 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Tamás Terlaky (George N. and Soteria Kledaras '87 Endowed Chair Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, USA)

SEEM023

Title Advanced Machine Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis
Date 16 MAR 2018 (Fri)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue P7311, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Tian Ran Lin (Distinguished Professor in Mechanical Engineering, Qingdao University of Technology, China)

SEEM022 (Cancelled)

Title Multi-View Intelligent Data Fusion in Collaborative Filtering Recommender Systems
Date 16 MAR 2018 (Fri)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Iván Palomares Carrascosa (Lecturer in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths, University of Bristol, United Kingdom)

SEEM021

Title From Cleaner Production to Sustainable Smart Manufacturing
Date 16 MAR 2018 (Fri)
Time 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Yang LIU (Associate Professor, Department of Management and Engineering, Linköping University, Sweden)

SEEM020

Title SUBPRO project and recent studies on safety barriers
Date 23 FEB 2018 (Fri)
Time 10:30am - 11:30am
Venue P7510, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Yiliu LIU (Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial, Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway)

SEEM019

Title Matching and Commission in On-Demand Sharing Transportation
Date 23 JAN 2018 (Tue)
Time 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Hai WANG (Assistant Professor, Information Systems, Singapore Management University, Singapore)

SEEM018

Title An enriched approach to predictive modeling combining high-dimensional and low-dimensional predictors
Date 5 JAN 2018 (Fri)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Javier Cabrera (Professor, Department of Statistics and Biostatistics, Rutgers University, USA)

SEEM017

Title Step Response Based Identification of Hammerstein Models: Application to Mach number Drift in an Intermittent Wind Tunnel
Date 29 DEC 2017 (Fri)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Mr. Jian Zhang (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM016

Title Analysis of non-reversible Markov chains
Date 28 DEC 2017 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Michael Choi (Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Hang Seng Management College, Hong Kong)

SEEM015

Title Approximation Algorithms for Product Framing and Pricing
Date 20 DEC 2017 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Anran Li (Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong)

SEEM014

Title Data Science; Statistically and Numerically Efficient Independence Test
Date 11 DEC 2017 (Mon)
Time 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Venue G5-317, 5/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Xiaoming Huo (Professor, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

SEEM013

Title Risk-adjusted control charts for monitoring surgical performance
Date 21 NOV 2017 (Tue)
Time 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Mr. Philipp Wittenberg (Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Helmut Schmidt / University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg, Germany)

SEEM012

Title Synergistic Product Design & Operations Management: Opportunities & Barriers to Economic and Environmental Sustainability
Date 14 NOV 2017 (Tue)
Time 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Prof. Gül E. Kremer (Professor and C.G. “Turk” and Joyce A. Therkildsen Department Chair, Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department, Iowa State University, USA)

SEEM011

Title New Reinforcement Learning Structures for Real-Time Optimal Control and Differential Graphical Games: Applications to HRI and Industrial Process Control
Date 13 NOV 2017 (Mon)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Prof. Frank L. Lewis (Moncrief-O’Donnell Endowed Chair and Head, Advanced Controls & Sensors Group, UTA Research Institute (UTARI), The University of Texas at Arlington, USA)

SEEM010

Title 1. Influence of Flavors on the Sharing of Electronic Cigarette Related Information: A Social Media Study
2. Model Predictive Control For The Flow Field In An Intermittent Transonic Wind Tunnel
Date 16 NOV 2017 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Mr. Jiaqi ZHOU and Mr. Jian ZHANG (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM009

Title Performance Measurement Systems in Virtual Enterprises
Date 10 NOV 2017 (Fri)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Prof. Anna Karmańska (Director, Institute of Accounting, The SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland) Prof. Irena Hejduk (Professor, Institute of Information Systems and Digital Economy, The SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland)

SEEM008

Title 1. A Smooth Path-Following Algorithm for Market Equilibrium under a Class of Piecewise-Smooth Concave Utilities
2. A New Strategy For Subset Selection Using Optimal Computing Budget Allocation
Date 8 NOV 2017 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Mr. Yang ZHAN and Mr. Fei GAO (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM007

Title Distributionally Robust Shortfall Risk Optimization Model and Its Approximation
Date 10 NOV 2017 (Fri)
Time 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Prof. Huifu XU (Professor of Operational Research, School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Southampton, United Kingdom)

SEEM006

Title Service Operations Management for Engineers
Date 06 NOV 2017 (Mon)
Time 10:00am - 11:00am
Venue G5-216, 5/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Prof. David BENNETT (Visiting Professor, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, and Emeritus Professor, Aston University, United Kingdom)

SEEM005

Title Hard Failure Prediction with Stochastic Degradation Signals Using the Wiener Process
Date 19 OCT 2017 (Thu)
Time 10:30am - 11:00am
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Ms Jianing MAN (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM004

Title Wavelet-based Statistical Health Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis Method
Date 16 OCT 2017 (Mon)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Ms FAN Wei (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM003

Title Optimal Robust and Tolerance Design for Computer Experiments with Mixture Proportion Inputs
Date 18 OCT 2017 (Wed)
Time 10:00am - 11:00am
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Ms HAN Mei (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM002

Title Assessing solutions in global cold chain management amidst new e-commerce opportunities in China
Date 21 SEP 2017 (Thu)
Time 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue P7303, 7/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Mr. Alfred CHEUNG S W (Adjunct Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)

SEEM001

Title Assessing Availability-Based Prognostics and Health Management enabled Condition Based Maintenance Policy Using Discrete Event Simulation
Date 12 SEP 2017 (Tue)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619, 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
Speaker Mr. OMOLEYE Taiwo Joel (PhD candidate, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong)