Profile

 

Dr. Hong MA

Associate Professor
Department of Management Science and Engineering, School of Management, Zhejiang University, 866 Yuhangtang Road, Hangzhou, China, 310058.
Email: hongma (at) zju.edu.cn

 


Education

Ph.D. Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
B. E.       Electronic Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China

  

 

Professional Experience

June.2011 - Present  Associate Professor, Department of Management Science and Engineering, School of Management, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Dec.2009 - May.2011  Senior Research Fellow, Department of Management Sciences, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Jul.2008 - Dec.2009 Visiting Assistant Professor of Operations Management, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, Singapore 

 

 


 

       

       Research Interests

  •     Optimization Analysis: mathematical programming, algorithm design, heuristic search;
     
  •     Logistics and Supply Chain Management: computational logistics, vehicle routing, project scheduling;
     
  •     Information System: decision support system, business intelligence with IT and computer-aids.

 

 

 

       Refereed Journal Articles
       (* stands for the corresponding author)

  • H. Ma, B. Cheang, A. Lim, Y. Zhu and L. Zhang, forthcoming, "An Investigation into the Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Window and Link Capacity Constraints", OMEGA-International Journal of Management Science
  • A. Lim, H. Ma*, J. Xu and X. Zhang, forthcoming, "An Iterated Construction Approach with Dynamic Prioritization for Solving the Container Loading Problems'', Expert Systems with Applications 
     
  • A. Lim, H. Ma*, B. Rodrigues, S. Tan and F. Xiao, 2011, "New Concepts for Activity Float in Resource-Constrained Project Management",  38, 6, pp.917-930 , Computers and Operations Research
     
  • H. Ma, Z. Miao, A. Lim, and B. Rodrigues, 2011, "Crossdocking Distribution Networks with Setup Cost and Time Window Constraint'', 39, 1, pp.64-72, OMEGA-International Journal of Management Science.
     
  • A. Lim, H. Ma, Q. Wen, Z. Xu, and B. Cheang, 2009, "Distinguishing Citation Quality for Journal Impact Assessment'',  52, 8, Communications of the ACM
     
  • Z. Miao, A. Lim, H. Ma*, 2009, "Truck Dock Assignment Problem with Operational Time Constraint within Crossdocks'', 192, 1, European Journal of Operational Research.

     

      

 

        Journal Papers under review/revision (Selected)

  • "Molecular Search for Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling Problem", A. Lim, H. Ma*, B. Rodrigues, S. Tan and F. Xiao, 2nd revision, Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal
     
  • "Constrained Warehouse Order-Picking With Picker Capacity And Depot Time Windows",  Y. Geng, H. Ma*, A. Lim, B. Rodrigues, revision, Transportation Research - Part E
      
  • "The Single Container Loading Problem with Axle Weight Constraints", A. Lim, H. Ma*, C. Qiu, W. Zhu, under review, International Journal of Production Economics

 

 

 

       Conference proceedings/book chapters (Selected)

IAAI 2007 (Vancouver, Canada), LNCS 4031 (IEA/AIE 2006, Annecy, France), LNCS 3982 (ICCSA 2006, Glasgow, UK), LNCS 3809 (AUAI 2005, Sydney, Australia)

 

 

       Awards  (Selected)

Innovation Applications on Artificial Intelligence Award, AAAI/IAAI, 2007