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Research Students

Mr Dong CHEN
  • MPhil Student
(Dual) BEng, Marine Engineering and BS, International Economics and Trade; ME, Marine Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University; China Ship Research and Development Academy joint with Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Data Analytics in Maritime Logistics, Big Data application in Ship Energy Management

CHEN Dong received his Bachelor Degrees (2014) from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Master Degree (2017) from China Ship Research and Development Academy joint with Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He had worked as an R&D Engineer in Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute (SMDERI) for several years. He is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Dong YANG.


Ms Shanyin Helen CHEN
  • PhD Student
MSc, Supply Chain and Logistics Management
University of Warwick, UK

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Environmental Sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Service Supply Chains, Humanitarian Logistics

Helen received her MSc in Supply Chain and Logistics Management (with Distinction) from University of Warwick. She worked in different management functions in the field of supply chain and logistics management before joining PolyU.

She is now pursing her PhD in environmental sustainability under the supervision of Ir Prof. Edwin Cheng and Dr Peter Lee.


Mr Zepeng CHEN
  • MPhil Student
BSc, Industrial Engineering; MSc, Management Science and Engineering
South China University of Technology; Sun Yat-sen University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Supply Chain Management and Operations Management

CHEN Zepeng received his MSc (2020) in Sun Yat-sen University and BSc (2018) in South China University of Technology. He is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Guang XIAO, Prof. Yulan WANG and Dr Xiaomeng GUO.


Ms Qin Sherry CHU
  • PhD Student
BBA, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management

Sherry obtained her BBA in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University majoring in International Shipping and Transport Logistics with minoring in Global Supply Chain Management. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Prof. Li JIANG.


Ms Hongyi GU
  • PhD Student
BA, Financial Service and Management; MSc, Spatial and Transport Economics; MPhil
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Transportation Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Empirical Industrial Organization

GU Hongyi received her MPhil Degree (2020) from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Master Degree (2017) from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Bachelor Degree (2016) from Southwestern University of Finance and Economics. She is currently pursuing her PhD in transportation economics under the supervision of Dr Yulai Sarah WAN and Dr Achim I. CZERNY.


Ms Shujun GUO
  • PhD Student
BSc, Financial Engineering
Central University of Finance and Economics

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Interface between Information System and Operations

GUO Shujun received her BSc in Financial Engineering from Central University of Finance and Economics. She is currently a PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Li JIANG.

Ms Yu GUO
  • MPhil Student
BMgt, Logistics Management; MSc, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
Luojia College of Wuhan University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Transport Logistics, Green Shipping, Blockchain

GUO Yu received her Master Degree (2020) from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Bachelor Degree (2017) from Luojia College of Wuhan University. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Shuaian (Hans) WANG.


Mr Ziliang JIN
  • PhD Student
BS, Management Science; MSc, Production Engineering and Management
South China University of Technology; KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Stochastic Optimization, Integer Programming, Robust and Data-Driven Optimization

JIN Ziliang received his Bachelor of Management Science degree in Industrial Engineering from South China University of Technology, China (2018), and Master of Science degree in Production Engineering and Management from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden (2020). He is currently pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Kai PAN, sponsored by the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme. His research interests include stochastic optimization, integer programming, and robust and data-driven optimization.


Ms Pui Lam Abe JONG
  • PhD Student
BA, Fashion and Textile (Marketing and Merchandising)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management

Abe received her bachelor degree in Fashion & Textile Marketing & Merchandising from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She is now pursing her PhD under the supervision of Prof. Andy C. L. YEUNG and Dr Chris Lo.


Ms Lejing LI
  • PhD Student
BSc, Logistics Management; MSc, Logistics Management and Engineering
Shandong University; Beijing Jiaotong University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management

LI Lejing obtained her BSc in Logistics Management from Shandong University in 2017. Then, she received her MSc in Logistics Management and Engineering from Beijing Jiaotong University in 2020. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Operations Management under the supervision of Prof. Yulan Amanda WANG and Dr Xiaomeng GUO.


Ms Lu LI
  • MPhil Student
BMgt, Transport Management; MA, Transport Policy and Planning
Shanghai Maritime University; The University of Hong Kong

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Transport Management, Maritime Economics

LI Lu received her Bachelor Degree (2018) in Transport Management from Shanghai Maritime University, Master Degree (2019) in Transport Policy and Planning from The University of Hong Kong. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Dong YANG.


Ms Xiaoxia LI
  • PhD Student
BS, Economics; BA, Business with Financial Services; MSc, International Shipping and Finance
Shanxi University of Finance and Economics; University of Huddersfield; University of Reading

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Shipping finance and derivatives, Risk management, Maritime economics

LI Xiaoxia received her Master degree from University of Reading, and her joint Bachelor degrees from University of Huddersfield and Shanxi University of Finance and Economics. She is currently pursuing her PhD under the supervision of Dr T.L YIP and Prof. Petrus CHOY.

Mr Yiteng Gordon LI
  • MPhil Student
BBA, Transportation Management; MSc, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
Dalian Maritime University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Shipping Law, Maritime Policy, Unmanned and Autonomous Shipping Legislation

LI Yiteng received his BBA degree in Transportation Management from Dalian Maritime University in 2018, and his MSc degree in International Shipping and Transport Logistics from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2020. He is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Ling ZHU.


Ms Fuzhen LIU
  • MPhil Student
BEng, E-commerce; MMgt, E-commerce
Northeastern University; Wuhan University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Information System, Operations Management

LIU Fuzhen received her Master Degree (2019) from Wuhan University and Bachelor Degree (2016) from Northeastern University. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Prof. Kee-hung LAI (Mike).


Mr Zhenwei LUO
  • PhD Student
BSc, Information and Computing Science; MSc, Operational Research and Cybernetics
Beijing Jiaotong University; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management, Healthcare Systems, Supply Chain Management

LUO Zhenwei received his BSc (2014) in Information and Computing Science from Beijing Jiaotong University and MSc (2017) in Operational Research and Cybernetics from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He is now pursuing his PhD in Operations Management under the supervision of Prof. GUO Pengfei.


Mr Yafei MA
  • MPhil Student
BMgt, Logistics Management
Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management

MA Yafei received his Bachelor Degree in Logistics Management from Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Currently he is pursuing his MPhil in Operations Management under the supervision of Prof. Yulan WANG and Dr Xin WANG from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Ms Chung Lam NG
  • MPhil Student
BA, Operations and Supply Chain Management; MSc, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Shipping and Logistics Management

NG Chung Lam received her Master Degree (2019) and her Bachelor Degree (2018) from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Prof. Kee-hung LAI (Mike) and Dr Dong YANG.


Ms Yuqing PAN
  • PhD Student
BEng; MPhil
The Central South University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Healthcare Operations Management, Multi-methodology Operations Management

PAN Yuqing is a PhD student in the Department of Logistics and Maritime studies, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She received her Master Degree of Philosophy from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2020 and Bachelor Degree in Traffic and Transportation from the Central South University in 2018. Currently, she is pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Prof. Daniel NG, Ir Prof. Edwin CHENG and Dr Peter LEE.


Ms Jingwen QI
  • MPhil Student
BEng, Logistics Engineering; MEng, Logistics Engineering and Management
Dalian Maritime University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Green Shipping, Shore Power, Ship Emission, Ship Scheduling

QI Jingwen received her Master Degree (2019) and Bachelor Degree (2016) from Dalian Maritime University. She is interested in green shipping and ship scheduling. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Hans WANG.


Ms Shengnan SHU
  • PhD Student
BSc, Information Management and Information System; MSc, Management Science and Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Research, Transport Logistics, Optimization

SHU Shengnan received her BSc in Information Management and Information System and her MSc in Management Science and Engineering both from Huazhong University of Science and Technology. She is currently pursuing her PhD under the supervision of Dr Zhou XU.


Ms Jingmai WANG
  • MPhil Student
BBA, Engineering Management; MEng, Industrial Engineering
China University of Geosciences; South China University of Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Revenue Management and Pricing, Competitive and Cooperative Game Model, Behavioral Operational Decision

WANG Jingmai received her Master Degree (2020) from South China University of Technology and Bachelor Degree (2017) from China University of Geosciences. She is currently an MPhil student in Operations Management under the supervision of Dr Yan LIU and Prof. Yulan WANG.


Ms Wei Vivien WANG
  • MPhil Student
BBA, Logistics Management; MSc, Business Administration
Chongqing University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management, Urban Logistics Network Modelling, Maritime Transportation and Optimization

WANG Wei received her BBA (2015) in Logistics Management and MSc (2018) in Business Administration from Chongqing University. She is currently pursuing her MPhil under the supervision of Dr Shuaian (Hans) WANG.


Ms Yiwei WU
  • MPhil Student
BEng, Logistics Engineering; MMgt, Management Science and Engineering
Shanghai Maritime University; Shanghai University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Transport Optimization, Green Shipping, Ship Air Emissions Modelling

WU Yiwei received her BEng in Logistics Engineering (2017) from Shanghai Maritime University and MMgt in Management Science and Engineering (2020) from Shanghai University. She is interested in green shipping management and scheduling. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Shuaian (Hans) WANG.


Ms Jingwen XU
  • MPhil Student
BSc, Applied Chemistry; BBA, Business Administration; MSc, Management Science and Engineering
South China University of Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management

XU Jingwen received her BSc (2017) in Applied Chemistry and BBA (2017) in Business Administration and MSc (2020) in Management Science and Engineering from South China University of Technology. She is now an MPhil student in Operations Management under the supervision of Prof. Yulan WANG and Dr Guang XIAO.


Mr Shifu XU
  • PhD Student
BMgt, Information Management and Information Systems; MMgt, Management Science and Engineering
Wuhan University of Technology; Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Combinatorial Optimization and its Applications in Logistics and Transportation

XU Shifu received his BMgt in Information Management and Information Systems from Wuhan University of Technology (2014) and MMgt in Management Science and Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (2017). He is currently pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Zhou XU.


Ms Ran YAN
  • PhD Student
BSc in Computer Science and Technology; MPhil
Hohai University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Data Analysis in Maritime Transportation, Big Data in Maritime Transportation, Maritime Policy Management, Green Shipping Management

YAN Ran received her BSc degree in Computer Science and Technology from Hohai University in 2018, and her MPhil degree in Transportation and Logistics Management from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2020. She is currently a PhD student under the supervision of Dr Shuaian (Hans) WANG.


Ms Haifan YANG
  • MPhil Student
LLB, International Economic Law; LLM, International Commercial Law
Dalian Maritime University; University of Nottingham

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Carriage of Goods by Sea, International Sale of Goods, Private International Law

YANG Haifan received her LLB degree in International Economic Law from Dalian Maritime University (2016), and LLM degree in International Commercial Law from University of Nottingham (2017). She is currently pursuing her MPhil in Maritime Law under the supervision of Dr Ling ZHU.


Ms Liutao YANG
  • MPhil Student
BSc, Mathematics; MSc, Finance
Peking University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management

YANG Liutao received her MSc (2018) in finance and BSc (2016) in mathematics from Peking University. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Shining WU and Prof. Li JIANG.


Ms Hang YU
  • PhD Student
BMgt, Engineering Cost; MMgt, Management Science and Engineering; MPhil
North China Electric Power University; Xi'an Jiaotong University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operation Management

YU Hang received her Bachelor’s Degree (2016) in Management Studies from North China Electric Power University, a Master’s Degree in Management Science and Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, and a Master’s Degree from PolyU. She is currently a PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Li JIANG.


Mr Hanxiang Emmanuel ZHANG
  • PHD student
BEng, Transportation; MSc, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
Jimei University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Transport Economics and Data Analysis

Emmanuel received his Bachelor Degree from Jimei University and Master Degree from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is currently a PhD student under the supervision of Dr Achim CZERNY and Dr Sarah WAN.


Ms Jing ZHANG
  • MPhil Student
BEng, Transportation; MSc, International Shipping and Transport Logistics
Dalian Maritime University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Maritime Economics

ZHANG Jing received her Bachelor Degree in Transportation from Dalian Maritime University. Her Master degree in International Shipping and Transport Logistics was from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Currently she is pursuing her Master of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Meifeng LUO.


Mr Lingge ZHANG
  • PHD student
BE, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering; MSc, International Shipping & Transport Logistics
Tianjin University; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Maritime Logistics and Economy

ZHANG Lingge obtained his BE in Tianjin University (2014). His Master degree in International Shipping and Transport Logistics was from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Currently he is pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Dong YANG.


Ms Miaomiao ZHANG
  • MPhil Student
BSc, Traffic and Transportation; MSc, Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
Central South University; The University of Hong Kong

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Empirical Studies on Technology Applications in Operations and Supply Chain Management

ZHANG Miaomiao received her MSc in Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management from The University of Hong Kong in 2019, and BSc in Traffic and Transportation from the Central South University in 2018. She is currently an MPhil student under the supervision of Dr Peter Lee and Ir Prof. Edwin Cheng.


Ms Ping ZHANG
  • PHD student
BMgt, Information Management and Information System
Shandong University of Science and Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Research, Optimization

ZHANG Ping received her Bachelor Degree (2016) in Information Management and Information System from Shandong University of Science and Technology. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Anthony PANG and Prof. Hong YAN.


Mr Silong ZHANG
  • MPhil Student
BMgt, Logistics Management; MEng, Logistics Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology; Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Combinatorial Optimization and its Applications in Logistics and Transportation

ZHANG Silong received his BMgt in Logistics Management from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (2017) and MEng in Logistics Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (2020). He is currently pursuing his Master of Philosophy under the supervision of Prof. Zhou XU.


Ms Wei ZHANG
  • PhD Student
MSc, Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Urban Transport Network Modelling, Maritime Transportation and Optimization Algorithms

ZHANG Wei received her MSc in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (2017). She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr WANG Shuaian (Hans). Her interested research areas include urban transport network modelling, maritime transportation and optimization algorithms.


Ms Xue ZHAO
  • MPhil Student
BSc, Construction Management; MSc, Management Science and Engineering
Tianjin University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management in Healthcare Systems

ZHAO Xue received her BSc (2016) in Construction Management and MSc (2019) in Management Science and Engineering both from Tianjin University. She is now pursuing her MPhil in Operations Management under the supervision of Prof. Pengfei GUO.

Ms Ruqi ZHOU
  • MPhil Student
BEng, Marine Engineering; MSc, Maritime Studies
Huazhong University of Science and Technology; Nanyang Technological University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Green Shipping, Maritime Economics

ZHOU Ruqi received her BEng. in Marine Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology and her MSc in Maritime Studies from Nanyang Technological University. Currently, she is pursuing her Master of Philosophy under the supervision of Dr Meifeng LUO.


Mr Ding ZOU
  • PhD Student
BEng, Civil Engineering; MEng, Civil Engineering
South China University of Technology; Zhejiang University

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
Operations Management, Sharing Economy, Optimization

ZOU Ding received his BEng and MEng in Civil Engineering from South China University of Technology and Zhejiang University respectively. He is currently a PhD student under the supervision of Dr Xiaomeng Guo, Dr Kai PAN and Dr Yulan WANG.