Dr Yuan, Xue Ming - Profile

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Email: xmyuan@SIMTech.a-star.edu.sg
Organization: Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), A*STAR
Department : Planning and Operations Management
Affiliated Organizations : National University of Singapore (NUS)


Tel : 63194465
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Keywords :
Demand Forecasting
Inventory Planning and Optimization
Stochastic Systems Modeling and Optimization
Supply Chain Analytics
Predictive Analytics

Last Login Date : 28/08/2017 22:11:45
Last Updated Date : 28/08/2017 22:24:32

Summary :
Research Area : Control Systems
Engineering Management
Engineering Statistics
Human Factors Engineering
Industrial Systems
Manufacturing
Manufacturing Processes
Production Engineering
Quality Control Engineering       
Other: Operations Research; Management Science; Optimization; Applied Probability; Statistics; Logistics; Supply Chain Management; Inventory Management; Demand Forecasting; Supply Chain Analytics; Data Mining; Machine Learning; Predictive Analytics
Education :
PhD 1993 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China
Scientific Appointment :
Chairman 2017-Current Mathematics Programme Advisory Committee, Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) Singapore
Editorial Board Member 2014-Current International Scholarly Research Notices United States
Editorial Board Member 2012-Current International Journal of Electronic Transport United States
Adjunct Associate Professor 2007-Current National University of Singapore Singapore
Principal Investigator 2001-Current Agency for Science, Technology and Research Singapore
Technical Advisor 2015-2016 iCognitive Pte Ltd Singapore
Editorial Board Member 2012-2014 ISRN Operations Research United States
Chair, Technical Session 2008-2008 International IEEE Conf. on Industrial Informatics South Korea
Chair, Publication 2006-2006 International IEEE Conf. on Industrial Informatics Singapore
Chair, Invited/Special Sessions 2006-2006 International IEEE Conf. on Industrial Informatics Singapore
Chair, Speical Session 2005-2005 International IEEE Conf. on Industrial Informatics Australia
Singapore Based Committee:
Chairman 2017-Current Mathematics Programme Advisory Committee, SUSS Singapore

Employment History

Designation Duration Organization Country
Associate Professor 1994-2001 Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China
Visiting Scholar 1995-1998 Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong
Postdoctoral Fellow 1993-1994 INRIA France

Publications

Author Title Journal Year Vol: Page
Yeo W. M., X. M. Yuan and J. M. W. Low On M(x)/G(M/H)/1 retrial system with vacation: service helpline performance measurement Annuals of Operations Research 2017 Vol. 248, 553-578
Chou M., C. K. Sim and X. M. Yuan Infinite horizon optimal policy for an inventory system with two types of products sharing common hardware platforms Operations Research Letters 2017 Vol. 45, 12-18,
Zhao S., K. Wu and X. M. Yuan Optimal integer-ratio inventory coordination policy for an integrated multi-stage supply chain Applied Mathematical Modeling 2016 Vol. 40, 3876-3894
Zhao S., K. Wu and X. M. Yuan Optimal inventory coordination policy for an integrated multi-stage supply chain with time-varying demand European Journal of Operational Research 2016 Vol. 225, 364-379
M. Chou, C. K. Sim and X. M. Yuan Optimal policies for inventory systems with two types of product sharing common hardware platforms: Single period and finite horizon European Journal of Operational Research 2013 Vol. 224, 283-292
Yeo W. M. and X. M. Yuan Impact of transportation contract on inventory systems with demand cancellation International Journal of Production Economics 2012 Vol.137, 45-54
Yuan X. M., J. M. W. Low and W. M. Yeo A Network Prototype for Integrated Production-Distribution Planning International Journal of Production Research 2012 Vol. 54, 1097-1113
Yeo W. M. and X. M. Yuan Optimal inventory policy with supply uncertainty and demand cancellation European Journal of Operational Research 2011 Vol. 211, 26-34
Liu X., H. Q. Ye and X. M. Yuan Tactical planning models for managing container flow and ship deployment Maritime Policy & Management 2011 Vol. 38, 487-508
Yuan X. M., J. M. W. Low and L. C. Tang Roles of the airport and logistics services on the economic outcomes of an air cargo supply chain International Journal of Production Economics 2010 Vol. 127, 215-225
Low J. M. W., L. C. Tang and X. M. Yuan Analysis of the cargo service dynamics in East Asian airports International Journal of Applied Logistics 2010 Vol. 1, 1-22
Yeo W. M. and X. M. Yuan Optimal vacation policy for a manufacturing facility using retrial system Key Engineering Materials 2010 Vols. 447-448, 316-3
Yeo W. M. and X. M. Yuan Optimal warranty policies for systems with imperfect repair European Journal of Operational Research 2009 Vol. 199, 187-197
N. S. Chaudhari and X. M. Yuan Demand Forecasting of Short Life Span Products: Issues, Challenges, and Use of Soft Computing Techniques Handbook of Computational Intelligence in Manufacturing and Production Management, IGI Global 2008 124-143
Chou M., H. Q. Ye and X. M. Yuan Analysis of a Software Focused Products and Service Supply Chain IEEE Trans. Industrial Informatics 2006 Vol. 2, 295-302
Ye H. Q., J. Ou and X. M. Yuan Stability of Data Networks: Stationary And Bursty Models, Operations Research 2005 Vol. 53, 107-125
Yuan X. M. and L. Liu Performance Analysis of Assembly Systems with Unreliable Machines and Finite Buffers European Journal of Operational Research 2005 Vol. 161, 854-871
Liu L., X. M. Yuan and J. J. Liu Operational Capacity Allocation for Unreliable Module-Based Assembly Systems European Journal of Operational Research 2004 Vol. 155, 134-153
Yuan X. M. and K. L. Cheung Optimal Inventory Policy for Systems with Demand Cancellations IIE Transactions 2003 Vol.35, 739-747
Yuan X. M. and W. Li Availability Analysis of Queueing System GI/M/1 with Server Breakdowns Journal of Systems Science and Complexity 2003 Vol.16, 177-183
Cheung K. L. and X. M. Yuan An infinite horizon inventory model with periodic order commitment European Journal of Operational Research 2003 Vol.146, 52-66
Liu L. and X. M. Yuan Throughput, flow times, and service level in an unreliable assembly system European Journal of Operational Research 2001 Vol.135, 602-615
Yuan X. M., B. Hu and Y. Zhang An efficient traffic control scheme for store-and-forward video-on-demand services International Journal of Communication Systems 2001 Vol.14, 478-495
Hsu G. H., X. M. Yuan and L. Q. Li First passage times for Markov renewal processes and applications Science in China 2000 Vol.43, 1238-1249
Liu L. and X. M. Yuan Coordinated replenishments in inventory systems with correlated demands European Journal of Operational Research 2000 Vol. 123, 490-503
Yuan X. M. Busy periods of two-stage tandem service systems and their algorithmic implementation Annals of Operations Research 1999 Vol. 87, 319-332
Yuan X. M. and K. L. Cheung Modeling returns of merchandise in an inventory system OR Spektrum 1998 Vol.19, 147-154
Cao X. R., X. M. Yuan and L. Qiu A single sample path-based performance sensitivity formula for Markov chains IEEE Trans. on Automatic Control 1996 Vol.41, 1814-1817
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan First passage times and their algorithms for Markov processes Stochastic Models 1995 Vol.11, 195-210
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan First passage times: waiting times and busy periods Science in China 1995 Vol.38, 898-916
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan Computation for waiting times and busy periods of queueing systems Science in China 1995 Vol.25, 927-938
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan Algorithms for transient solutions of Markov processes Chinese Science Bulletin 1994 Vol.39, 155-162
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan Transient solutions for denumerable state Markov processes J. Appl. Prob. 1994 Vol.31, 635-645
Hsu G. H. and X. M. Yuan A note on algorithms for first passage times Chinese Science Bulletin 1994 Vol.39, 488-491

Prizes/Awards

Description Year Organization/Country
Certified Demand Driven Planning (CDDP) Manager, Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning Programme 2015 The Demand Driven Institute/ United States
WDA Course Assessor, Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (Facilitated Learning) 2012 Singapore Workforce Development Agency / Singapore
WDA Course Trainer, Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (Facilitated Learning) 2011 Singapore Workforce Development Agency/ Singapore
WDA Course Developer, Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (Facilitated Learning) 2011 Singapore Workforce Development Agency/ Singapore
Best Presentation Award: 3rd International IEEE Conference on Industrial Informatics 2005 IEEE/ Australia
Project Manager, Planning and Managing Projects Programme 2005 Integrated Project Systems/ United States
Biography included in the 7th Edition of Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering 2002 Marquis Who's Who United States
Biography included in the 18th Edition of Marquis Who's Who in the World 1999 Marquis Who's Who United States
World Outstanding Experts and Talents 1998 World Outstanding Experts and Talents Selection Committee/ Hong Kong
Global Supply Chain Leader, Global Supply Chain Leadership Programme 1997 Stanford University/ United States
Invitation Prize for Scholars from the Developing Countries, 13th IFAC World Congress 1996 IEEE/ United States

International Editorship/Advisorship

Description From Year To Year Organisation/Country
Editorial Board Member 2012 2014 ISRN Operations Research / International
International Technical Committee Member 2017 Current QTNA/ International
Editorial Board Member 2014 Current International Scholarly Research Notices / International
International Technical Committee Member 2013 Current IEOM/ United States
Editorial Board Member 2012 Current International Journal of Electronic Transport/ International
International Technical Committee Member 2010 Current IEEM/ International

Collaborations

Collapse Company
Project Institution/Organization Name Description From Year To Year
Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) System iCognitive 2015 Current
Supply Chain Analytics: Descriptive, Predictive an iCognitive 2015 Current
Remanufacturing Inventory Reduction Caterpillar 2013 2017
Remanufacturing Inventory Forecasting and Optimiza Caterpillar 2011 2016
Inventory Optimization ST Kinetics 2012 2015
Collapse Hospital
Project Institution/Organization Name Description From Year To Year
Patients Forecasting NUH 2012 Current
Collapse Industry
Project Institution/Organization Name Description From Year To Year
Advanced Forecasting Methods Chevron 2005 Current
Collapse University
Project Institution/Organization Name Description From Year To Year
Remanufacturing Inventory Forecasting NUS 2012 Current
Remanufacturing Inventory Systems Penn State University 2011 Current

Grant

Project Title
Remanufacturing Inventory Forecasting and Management Systems
Affective Human Factors Design with Ambient Intelligence (AfDAmI)
Software Focused Supply Chain: Integration, Coordination and Optimization
Software Focused Products and Service Supply Chain: Integration, Coordination and Optimisation