Dr. Liu is a Professor of Business Administration at the Pennsylvania State University Hazleton Campus. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Science and a minor in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in May 2008.
He received a BS in Civil Engineering from Tsinghua University, China, and an MS in Transportation Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
His research interests include: supply chain networks, transportation networks, telecommunication networks, electric power networks as well as financial networks. In particular, he studies the dynamics of such networks and their interrelationships, along with risk management.
In 2005-2006 Leo was President of the UMass Amherst INFORMS Student
Chapter. Previously, he was the webmaster for the chapter and assumed
this task again in late Spring 2007. In
2007 and in 2008, Leo received an Outstanding Service Award from the
INFORMS Student Chapter.
He was recognized for his research with an award from Penn State Hazleton.
Strategic decision for capacity portfolio in supply chain network considering emission permit price and demand uncertainty
Supply Chain Networks with Global Outsourcing and Quick-Response Production Under Demand and Cost Uncertainty
Multiperiod Competitive Supply Chain Networks with Inventorying and A Transportation Network Equilibrium Reformulation
Risk Reduction and Cost Synergy in Mergers and Acquisitions via Supply Chain Network Integration
Supply Chain Outsourcing Under Exchange Rate Risk and Competition
An Integrated Electric Power Supply Chain and Fuel Market Network Framework: Theoretical Modeling with Empirical Analysis for New England
Last Update: August 15, 2023