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Min Yu
Dr. Min Yu

 

Dr. Min Yu is an Assistant Professor of Operations and Technology Management at the Robert Pamplin Jr. School of Business Administration of the University of Portland, Portland, Oregon.

She received her Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Science in the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She received an M.E. in Transportation Planning and Management from the School of Transportation Engineering, Tongji University, China, in 2008 and graduated with top honors and a Bachelor's Degree in Transportation Engineering from the same school in 2005.

Her research interests include: transportation networks, supply chain networks, game theory, risk management and network optimization. She focuses on time-sensitive supply chains with applications ranging from fashion to pharmaceuticals, and food.

Min was the Vice President of the UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter for 2008-2009. She received the 2009 Award for her exceptional service to the chapter, which also included serving as webmaster.

Min served as the President of the UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter from 2009-2010 and from 2010-2011 she served as the webmaster. She was recognized for her exceptional service both years.

In 2011, Min received the Outstanding Doctoral Student Researcher Award from the Isenberg School of Management. In 2011, she delivered talks at several conferences including the POMS Conference in Reno, Nevada, at which she also took part in the Doctoral Consortium, the First Northeast Regional INFORMS Conference, and the IEEE Conference on Supernetworks and System Management in Shanghai, China.

Selected Publications:

Networks Against Time: Supply Chain Analytics for Perishable Products
Springer Briefs in Optimization, Springer, NY, 2013 (with Anna Nagurney, Ladimer S. Nagurney, and Amir H. Masoumi).

Mergers and Acquisitions in Blood Banking Systems: A Supply Chain Network Approach
Amir H. Masoumi, Min Yu, and Anna Nagurney, to appear in the International Journal of Production Economics.

Supply Chain Network Capacity Competition with Outsourcing: A Variational Equilibrium Framework
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, and Deniz Besik, to appear in the Journal of Global Optimization.

Fashion Supply Chain Network Competition with Ecolabelling
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, and Jonas Floden, Sustainable Fashion Supply Chain Management: From Sourcing to Retailing, T.-M. Choi and T.C.E. Cheng, Editors, Springer (2015) pp 61-84.

An Integrated Disaster Relief Supply Chain Network Model with Time Targets and Demand Uncertainty
Anna Nagurney, Amir H. Masoumi, and Min Yu, in Regional Science Matters: Studies Dedicated to Walter Isard, P. Nijkamp, A. Rose, and K. Kourtit, Editors, Springer International Publishing Switzerland (2015) pp 287-318.

A Supply Chain Network Game Theoretic Framework for Time-Based Competition with Transportation Costs and Product Differentiation
Anna Nagurney and Min Yu, in Optimization in Science and Engineering - In Honor of the 60th Birthday of Panos M. Pardalos, Th. M. Rassias, C. A. Floudas, and S. Butenko, Editors, Springer, New York (2014) pp 381-400.

Supply Chain Network Competition in Time-Sensitive Markets
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, Jonas Floden, and Ladimer S. Nagurney, Transportation Research E 70: (2014) pp 112-127.

Competitive Food Supply Chain Networks with Application to Fresh Produce
Min Yu and Anna Nagurney, European Journal of Operational Research 224(2): (2013) pp 273-282.

Supply Chain Network Sustainability Under Competition and Frequencies of Activities from Production to Distribution
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, and Jonas Floden, Computational Management Science 10(4): (2013) pp 397-422.

A Supply Chain Network Game Theoretic Framework for Time-Based Competition with Transportation Costs and Product Differentiation
Anna Nagurney and Min Yu, in Optimization in Science and Engineering - In Honor of the 60th Birthday of Panos M. Pardalos, Th. M. Rassias, C. A. Floudas, and S. Butenko, Editors, Springer, New York (2014) pp 381-400.

Competitive Food Supply Chain Networks with Application to Fresh Produce
Min Yu and Anna Nagurney, European Journal of Operational Research 224(2): (2013) pp 273-282.

Supply Chain Network Sustainability Under Competition and Frequencies of Activities from Production to Distribution
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, and Jonas Floden, Computational Management Science 10(4): (2013) pp 397-422.

Supply Chain Network Design for Critical Needs with Outsourcing
Anna Nagurney, Min Yu, and Qiang Qiang, Papers in Regional Science 90: (2011)
pp 123-142.

Fashion Supply Chain Management Through Cost and Time Minimization From a Network Perspective
Anna Nagurney and Min Yu, in Fashion Supply Chain Management: Industry and Business Analysis
(2011), T.M. Choi, Editor, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, pp 1-20.

Sustainable Fashion Supply Chain Management Under Oligopolistic Competition and Brand Differentiation
Anna Nagurney and Min Yu, International Journal of Production Economics, Special Section on Green Manufacturing and Distribution in the Fashion and Apparel Industries 135: (2012) pp 532-540.

Supply Chain Network Operations Management of a Blood Banking System with Cost and Risk Minimization
Anna Nagurney, Amir H. Masoumi, and Min Yu,
Computational Management Science, 9(2): (2012) pp 205-231.

A Supply Chain Generalized Network Oligopoly Model for Pharmaceuticals Under Brand Differentiation and Perishability
Amir H. Masoumi, Min Yu, and Anna Nagurney, Transportation Research E48: (2012) pp 762-780.

 

Favorite Links:

Pamplin School of Business Administration - University of Portland

Virtual Center for Supernetworks

UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter
 

Last Update: August 15, 2017