Ph.D., Associate Professor
Research Center for Modern Logistics
Graduate School at Shenzhen
Tel : +86-0755-2603 6021
Fax: +86-0755-2603 6005
-Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, July 2010
-Visiting Scholar, Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Sept. 2008 - Sept. 2009
-B.S., Industrial Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, July 2005
Tsinghua University, Graduate School at Shenzhen
-Associate Professor, December 2013 - Present
-Assistant Professor, July 2010 - November 2013
-Optimization and Data Analytics
-Container Terminal Operations Optimization
-Production System Design, Planning and Scheduling
-Logistic Network Design and Optimization
-Advanced Operations Research (Top 5% 4 times ranked by students; School-level high quality course in 2017)
-Inventory Management (Top 5% 3 times ranked by students)
-Analysis and Optimization on Logistics System
(*: corresponding author)
 Xie Fanrui, Wu Tao and Zhang Canrong*. A Branch-and-Price Algorithm for the Integrated Berth Allocation and Quay Crane Assignment Problem. Transportation Science, 2019, forthcoming.
 Yu Lina, Yang Huasheng, Miao Lixin and Zhang Canrong*. Rollout Algorithms for Resource Allocation in Humanitarian Logistics. IISE Transactions, 2019, forthcoming.
 Wei Mingyuan, Qi Mingyao, Wu Tao and Zhang Canrong*. Distance and Matching-Induced Search Algorithm for the Multi-level Lot-Sizing Problem with Substitutable Bill of materials. European Journal of Operational Research, September, 2019, 277(2): 521-541.
 Wang Zujian, Qi Mingyao, Cheng Chun, and Zhang Canrong. A hybrid algorithm for large-scale service network design considering a heterogeneous fleet. European Journal of Operational Research, 2019, forthcoming.
 Wu Tao, Liang Zhe and Zhang Canrong. Analytics Branching and Selection for the Capacitated Multi-Item Lot Sizing Problem with Non-Identical Machines. INFORMS Journal on Computing, Spring 2018, 30(2): 236-258.
 Zhang Canrong, Xie Fanrui, Huang Kun, Wu Tao and Liang Zhe. MIP Models and a Hybrid Method for the Capacitated Air-cargo Network Planning and Scheduling Problems. Transportation Research Part E - Logistics and Transportation Review, July, 2017, 103: 158-173.
 Yang Huasheng, Low Vincent, Zhang Canrong*, Zheng Li and Miao Lixin. Behavior perception-based disruption models for the parallel machine capacitated lot-sizing and scheduling problem. International Journal of Production Research, 2017, 55(11): 3058-3072.
 Liu Changchun, Zheng Li and Zhang Canrong*. Behavior perception-based disruption models for berth allocation and quay crane assignment problems. Computers & Industrial Engineering, July, 2016, 97: 258-275.
 Liang Zhe, He Yan, Wu Tao and Zhang Canrong*. An informative column generation and decomposition method for a product on planning and facility location problem. International Journal of Production Economics, December, 2015, 170, Part A: 88-96.
 Zhang Canrong, Wu Tao, Zhong Ming, Zheng Li and Miao Lixin. Location Assignment for Outbound Containers with Adjusted Weight Proportion. Computers & Operations Research, December, 2014, 52, Part A: 84-93.
 Zhang Canrong, Wu Tao, Kim Kap Hwan and Miao Lixin. Conservative Allocation Models for Outbound Containers in Container Terminals. European Journal of Operational Research, October, 2014, 238(1): 155-165.
 Zhang Canrong* and Chen Weiwei. A note on ‘A new dynamic programming formulation of (n×m) flowshop sequencing problems with due dates’. International Journal of Production Research, 2012, 50(16): 4631-4634.
 Zhang Canrong, Chen Weiwei, Shi Leyuan and Zheng Li. A note on deriving decision rules to locate export containers in container yards. European Journal of Operational Research, September, 2010, 205(2): 483-485.
 Zhang Canrong, Zheng Li, Zhang Zhihai, Shi Leyuan and Armstrong Aaron. The allocation of berths and quay cranes by using a sub-gradient optimization technique. Computers & Industrial Engineering, February, 2010, 58(1): 40-50.
 National Natural Science Foundation of China, ``Study on Container Relocation Problems using Dynamic Decision-making and Data Mining'' (PI), CNY 480,000 (≈$70,000) for the period 1/2019 to 12/2022.
 National Natural Science Foundation of China, ``The Planning and Scheduling of Resources in Container Terminals with Consideration of Uncertainties'' (PI), CNY 590,000 (≈$87,000) for the period 1/2015 to 12/2018.
 National Natural Science Foundation of China, ``Location Assignment for Outbound Containers with Consideration of Container Reshuffling'' (PI), CNY 205,000 (≈$30,000) for the period 1/2012 to 12/2014.
 Shenzhen Municipal Science and Technology Innovation Committee, ``Study on the key technology in the decision support system for the fabrication and test of semiconductors'' (PI), CNY 300,000 (≈$44,000) for the period 9/2016 to 9/2018.
 Huawei Hisilicon Co., Ltd., ``Coordination control system for warehousing operations based on mobile robotics'' (PI), CNY 1,000,000 (≈$147,000) for the period 6/2017 to 6/2020.
 Huawei Hisilicon Co., Ltd., ``Decision support system for warehousing operations'' (PI), CNY 706,000 (≈$100,000) for the period 6/2015 to 6/2018.
 Huawei Hisilicon Co., Ltd., ``Advanced Planning and Scheduling System for the fabrication and test of semiconductors'' (PI), CNY 480,000 (≈$70,000) for the period 4/2012 to 12/2014.
 Economic Promotion Bureau, Yantian District, ``The 13th five-year planning for the logistic industry in Yantian District'' (PI), CNY 130,000 (≈$19,000) for the period 1/2015 to 3/2016.
 Yantian Port International Information Co., Ltd., ``Capacity evaluation index system for seaport logistics'' (PI), CNY 190,000 (≈$28,000) for the period 10/2014 to 2/2016.
 Five Continents International Container Terminal, Tianjin Seaport, ``Decision support system of yard planning and scheduling'' (Co-PI, with Li Zheng), CNY 480,000 (≈$70,000) for the period 5/2006 to 5/2008.
【HONORS AND AWARDS】
-Annual Teaching Excellence Award, Tsinghua University, 2017 (first session), 2018.
-High-level Professional, Shenzhen Municipality, 2017
-Oversea High-caliber Personnel, Shenzhen Municipality, 2014
-Mentoring Excellence, Graduate School at Shenzhen, 2013 (first session).
-NSK Sino-Japan Friendship Outstanding Paper Prize, NSK-Tsinghua University, 2010
-Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Automation and Logistics, 2007
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