Chaolin Yang

Chaolin Yang


Supply chain management, random inventory control, data-driven operations management
Dynamic programming, operation management
School of Information Management and Engineering 615


Dr. Yang is currently an assistant professor at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He received his B.S. in Mathematic and M.S. in Management Science and Engineering from Nanjing University in 2009 and 2011, respectively, and Ph.D. in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in 2015. His main research interests are supply chain management, stochastic inventory control, data-driven operations management.

Dr. Yang has won the award of the “best student paper award” at the POM-HK International Conference in 2015.

He is currently the PI of a project “Inventory Management for Stochastic Multi-echelon Inventory Systems with Dual Delivery/Supply Modes”, funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, and has published several papers in top international journals like Operations Research.

He has participated in several research projects of China’s leading enterprises.

Selected papers

  1. Continuous-review (R, nQ) policies for inventory systems with dual delivery modes
    with Sean X. Zhou
    accepted by Operations Research. Second prize in POMS-HK Best Student Paper Competition, 2015.

  2. Approximation Algorithms for Capacitated Perishable Inventory Systems with Positive Lead Times
    with X. Chao, X. Gong, C. Shi, H. Zhang, Sean X. Zhou
    under 3nd review (Minor Revision) at Management Science. Selected to present at 2016 MSOM Supply Chain Management SIG Conference.

  3. Nonparametric Intertemporal Advertising Budget Allocation for Revenue Management with Inventory Constraint
    under revision.