Yisha Xiang, Ph.D.




Selected Publications

  • Xiang, Y., Zhuang, J. (2016), Medical Resource allocation Serving Victims in Deteriorating Health Conditions in the Aftermath of a Disaster, Annals of Operations Research , 236(1), 177-196
  • Chen N., Ye Z.S., Xiang Y., and Zhang L. (2015), Condition-Based Maintenance using the Inverse Gaussian Degradation Model, European Journal of Operational Research, 243 (1), 190-199
  • Xiang, Y., Coit, D. W., and Feng, Q. (2014), Accelerated Burn-in and Condition-based Maintenance for n-subpopulations subject to Stochastic Degradation, IIE Transactions, 46(10), 1093-1106
  • Xiang, Y., Cassady, C.R., Jin, T., Zhang, C.W. (2014) Joint production and maintenance planning with deterioration and random yield, International Journal of Production Research, 52 (6), 1644-1657 
  • Xiang, Y., Rossetti, M. D. (2014), The effect of backlog queue and load-building processing in a multi-echelon inventory network, Simulation Modeling and Theory Practice , 43, 54-66 

Education

  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering - University of Arkansas, AR, 2009
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering - University of Arkansas, AR, 2006
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering - Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, China, 2003

Awards & Honors

  • Stan Oftshun Best Paper Award (2016),  Society of Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Stan Oftshun Best Paper Award (2013),  Society of Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Ralph A. Evans/P.K. McElroy Best Paper Award (2013), Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS, premier conference in reliability engineering)
  • Outstanding Employee of the Year (2013), Sun Yat-sen University
  • Nominee for Bonder Scholarship for Applied Operations Research in Military Applications (2007), INFORMS
  • Outstanding Graduate Student (2006), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
  • Eric Malstrom Endowed Memorial Scholarship (2006), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
  • Outstanding  Undergraduate Student (2003), Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, P. R. China
  • United Technologies Corporation Rong Hong Endowment for Recognizing Excellence in Chinese Science & Technologies Education (2001), Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, China