Ziteng Wang, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Industrial and Systems Engineering
Office Location: EB 240
Office Phone: 815-753-9971
Email: zwang3@niu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University (2015)
  • M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University (2011)
  • B.S. in Mathematics, Tsinghua University, Beijing (2010)

Research Interests

  • Optimization
  • Operations management
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Data analytics

Selected Publications

  • Zhi Pei, Mingzhong Wan, Zhong-Zhong Jiang, Ziteng Wang. An approximate algorithm for unrelated parallel machine scheduling under TOU electricity tariffs. IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 18(2): 743-756, 2021.
  • Ziteng Wang, Yue Dai, Shu-Cherng Fang, Zhong-Zhong Jiang, Yifan Xu. Inventory transshipment game with limited supply: Trap or treat. Naval Research Logistics, 67(6): 383-403, 2020.
  • Zhi Pei, Mingzhong Wan, Ziteng Wang. A new approximation algorithm for unrelated parallel machine scheduling problem with release dates. Annals of Operations Research, 285(1): 397-425, 2020.
  • Keivan Nodooshan, Reinaldo Moraga, Shi-Jie Chen, Christine Nguyen, Ziteng Wang, Shayan Mohseni. Environmental and economic optimization of algal biofuel supply chain with multiple technological pathways. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 57(20): 6910-6925, 2018.
  • Tiantian Nie, Ziteng Wang, Shu-Cherng Fang, John E. Lavery. Convex shape preservation of cubic L1 spline fits. Annals of Data Science, 4(1):123-147, 2017. 
  • Jiahua Zhang, Shu-Cherng Fang, Yifan Xu, Ziteng Wang. A cooperative game with envy. Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, 2017. 
  • Ziteng Wang, Shu-Cherng Fang, John E. Lavery. On shape-preserving capability of cubic L1 spline fits. Computer Aided Geometric Design, 40:59-75, 2015. 
  • Ziteng Wang, John Lavery, Shu-Cherng Fang. Approximation of irregular geometric data by locally calculated univariate cubic L1 spline fits. Annals of Data Science, 1(1):5–14, 2014. 
  • Ziteng Wang, Shu-Cherng Fang, Wenxun Xing. On constraint qualifications: motivation, design and inter-relations. Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, 9(4):983–1001, 2013. 
  • Wenxun Xing, Shu-Cherng Fang, Ruey-Lin Sheu, Ziteng Wang. A canonical dual approach for solving linearly constrained quadratic programs. European Journal of Operational Research, 218(1):21–27, 2012.

Professional Associations and Services

  • Board member, Division of Data Analytics and Information Systems, Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), 2020 - present
  • Vice president, Chicago Chapter of Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS), 2021
  • Faculty advisor, NIU Student Chapter of Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS), 2021 – present.
  • Faculty advisor, ISYE Graduate Colloquium, 2020 – present.

Work Experience

  • NIU Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Assistant Professor (2016-present)
  • FedEx Express, Senior Operations Research Analyst (2015-2016)

Contact Us

College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Engineering Building
590 Garden Rd, DeKalb, IL
815-753-1442
ceet@niu.edu
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