Research Fellow, CTS
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University of Missouri-St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 63121
Ph.D. (Production and Operations Management), The University of Mississippi
M.A. (Economics), The University of Mississippi
B.E. (International Trade and Aeronautical Engineering), Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Supply Chain Operational Modeling; Production and Operations Management; Introduction to Management Science; Introduction to Operation Management; Business Statistics
His areas of research include optimization modeling, simulation, and algorithm design. His research involves optimal scheduling and configuring complex systems in the areas of resource-constrained project scheduling and supply chain planning. He has worked as a Statistical Analyst at the Naval Personnel Research, Study and Technololy (NPRST) in Millington, TN, and was a Visiting Scholar at the Hewlett-Packard Laboratory (HP Lab) in Palo Alto, CA. He has also worked as a Research Consultant at the NPRST on the Navy's shipboard manpower optimization project. Dr. Li has extensive experience in linear and integer programming modeling, combinatorial optimization, statistical analysis, and hybrid algorithm design.
He has published in journals such as Annals of Operations Research, Military Operations Research, and Journal of Scheduling.