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Bo Chen (PhD, DSc, FORS)

Professor, Operational Research & Management Sciences Group

Chair in Operational Research and Management Science

 

Warwick Business School

University of Warwick

Coventry, CV4 7AL

England, United Kingdom

+44 24-76524755 +44 24-76524539 B.Chen{at}warwick{dot}ac{dot}uk

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Resume

  Education

B.Sc. (Zhejiang University, China); M.Sc. (Chinese Academy of Sciences); Ph.D. (Erasmus University, The Netherlands)

  Honours

Fellow of the Operational Research Society UK (FORS); Higher Doctorate (DSc) (University of Warwick, UK)

  Professional Affiliations

I started my academic career as an Assistant Lecturer in 1982 at Zhejiang University (China). After obtaining my Ph.D., I joined the faculty of the University of Warwick (UK) in 1994. Past or current roles: Head of Operational Research & Management Sciences; Director for MSc Management Science & Operational Research, for MSc Business Analytics & Consulting; Member of the Management Board of the Centre for Discrete Mathematics and its Applications; Senior Associate of the Centre for Complexity Science.

Other past or current professional affiliations include: Adjunct Professor of Shanghai University; Visiting Professor of Stanford University; Guest Professor of Wuhan University; Chair Professor of Tsinghua University; Guest Professor of Zhejiang University; Tai-Shan Scholar Chair Professor of Shandong Province, China; Visiting Professor of University of Cambridge; Honoured Professor of Fudan University.


Teaching Courses

  Undergraduate

Quantitative Methods of Analysis (Probabilities, Statistics and Optimization); Quantitative Methods for Resource Management; Quantitative Methods for Multivariate Analysis; Mathematical Programming I (Linear Programming); Mathematical Programming II (Integer Programming); Mathematical Programming III (Combinatorial Optimization).

  Postgraduate

Mathematical Programming & Heuristics; Statistics and Stochastics; Optimization in Finance; Recent Advances in Operational Research

A list of selected postgraduate dissertations that I supervised can be found here


Research Interests and Publications

  Combinatorial optimization

  Scheduling theory

  Game theory, mechanism design

A list of research publications is here or here. A video of media interview on some research works can be found here and here.


Professional Services

Associate Editor / Member of Editorial (Advisory) Board (current):

  Journal of Combinatorial Optimization

  International Journal of Systems Science

  International Journal of Operational Research

  International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research

  International Journal of Advanced Operations Management

  Journal of Scheduling

  Journal of Systems Science and Complexity

  Omega: The International Journal of Management Science


Professional Societies

 Fellow of the Operational Research Society of UK

 Member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

 Member of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

 Member of the Game Theory Society

 Fellow of the Higher Education Academy


Hobbies

I work to classical music. I enjoy leisure activities of most kinds, but regularly only in sports due to time constraint. In particular:

  Badminton

  Swimming

  Jogging

  Past hobby: Short- and medium-distance running