|BEng, MSc, PhD|
- Logistics, Transportation, Shipping, and Supply Chain Management
- Operations Research, Algorithms, and Artificial Intelligence
- Business Analytics, Data Science, and Information System
- Coding for Business
Research Projects Funded By RGC and NSFC:
- Pickup and Delivery Vehicle Routing Problems with Split Loads for Asset Repositioning Applications: New Relaxations and Solution Algorithms, GRF, PI, 2020-2022
- A Recoverable Approach to Optimizing Flight Gate Assignments for Airports under Uncertainty, GRF, PI, 2018-2020
- Min-Sum Rectangle Packing Problems with Berth Allocation Applications, GRF, PI, 2015-2017
- Shipping Service Network Design with Surplus Capacity, NSFC, PI, 2015-2017
- Algorithm Designs and Analysis for Relief Distribution, GRF, PI, 2010-2013
- Collaborative Regional Container Flow Management: Models and Systems Development, NSFC/RGC, Co-I, 2009-2011
Ten Selected Publications (from All):
- S. Jia, C.-L. Li, and Z. Xu, 2019, "Managing Navigation Channel Traffic and Anchorage Area Utilization of a Container Port", Transportation Science (TS), 53(3), 728-745, 2019.
- L. Liu, X. Qi, and Z. Xu, 2018, "Simultaneous Penalization and Subsidization for Stabilizing Grand Cooperation", Operations Research (OR), 66(5), 1189-1456.
- Z. Xu and C.-Y. Lee, 2018, "New Lower Bound and Exact Method for the Continuous Berth Allocation Problem", Operations Research (OR), 66(3), 778-798.
- X. Xu, C.-L. Li, and Z. Xu, 2018, "Integrated Train Timetabling and Locomotive Assignment", Transportation Research Part B (TRB), 117A, 573-593, 2018
- L. Liu, X. Qi, and Z. Xu, 2016, "Computing Near-Optimal Stable Cost Allocations for Cooperative Games by Lagrangian Relaxation", INFORMS Journal on Computing (IJOC), 28(4), 687--702.
- L. Zhen, Z. Xu, K. Wang, and Y. Ding, 2016, "Multi-Period Yard Template Planning in Container Terminals", Transportation Research Part B (TRB), 93B, 700--719.
- Z. Xu and B. Rodrigues, 2015, "A 3/2-Approximation Algorithm the Multiple TSP with a Fixed Number of Depots", INFORMS Journal on Computing (IJOC), 27(4), 636-645.
- J. Xia, K. Li, H. Ma, and Z. Xu, 2015, "Joint Planning of Fleet Deployment, Speed Optimization and Cargo Allocation for Liner Shipping", Transportation Science (TS), 49(4), 922-938.
- A. Lim, B. Rodrigues, and Z. Xu, 2008, "Transportation Procurement with Seasonally Varying Shipper Demand and Volume Guarantees", Operations Research (OR), 56(3), 758-771.
- A. Lim, F. Wang, and Z. Xu, 2006, "A Transportation Problem with Minimum Quantity Commitment", Transportation Science (TS), 40(1), 117-129.