Lucy Gongtao
CHEN, Lucy Gongtao Associate Professor Department:  Analytics & Operations Office:  BIZ1 8-60 Contact:  (65) 6516 3013 Email: Curriculum Vitae

Dr Lucy Gongtao Chen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Analytics & Operations at NUS Business School.

Her research is mainly in the areas of inventory management, supply chain management, and the interface between operations and marketing. Her work is published in journals such as Management Science, Operations Research, Manufacturing & Service Ope ...[More+]

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    • Risks And Disruptions In Supply Chains
    • Inventory Management
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Journal Articles
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Long Z. and Sim, Melvyn (2015), "On Dynamic Decision Making to Meet Consumption Targets", Operations Research, 63, 5
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Long Z and Perakis G. (2015), "The Impact of a Target on Newsvendor Decisions", Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, 17, 1, 78-86
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Robinson L.W., Roundy R.O. and Zhang R.Q. (2015), "Technical Note-New Sufficient Conditions for (s, S) Policies to be Optimal in Systems wiht Multiple Uncertainties", Operations Research, 63, 1, 186-197
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Ding Ding and Jihong Ou (2014), "Power Structure and Profitability in Assembly Supply Chains ", Production and Operations Management , 23, no. 9, 1599-1616, (United States). Publication no. 0465747
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao and Srinagesh Gavirneni (2013), "Effectiveness of Scheduled Balanced Ordering in a One-Supplier Two-Retailer System with Uniform End-Customer Demands", International Journal of Production Economics, 146(1), 240-245
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Ying Cui, Jian Chen, Qi Wang and Srinagesh Gavirneni (2013), "Chinese Perspective on Newsvendor Bias: An Exploratory Note", Journal of Operations Management , 31(1-2), 93-97
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao and Srinagesh Gavirneni (2010), "Using Scheduled Ordering to Improve the Performance of Distribution Supply Chains", Management Science, 56(9), 1615-1632
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao (2008), "Abstract of "The Impact of Financial Turbulance on Inventory Control"", Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, 10(2)
    • Books/Monographs
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Teo, Chung Piaw and Wu, Yaozhong (2015), "Saishunkan: Rejuvenation by Living in Harmony with Nature (and Customers)", TA-Q-BIN Service Excellence and Innovation in Urban Logistics
    • Conference/Seminars
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao and Srinagesh Gavirneni (2007), "Simulation of Scheduled Ordering Policies in Distribution Supply Chains", Proceedings of Winter Simulation Conference
    • Working Papers
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao and Zhengping Wu "Distribution Channel Structure for Chain-to-Chain Competition with Price and Leadtime Sensitive Demand", 2014, under revision for Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao and Lawrence W. Robinson "Quick Recovery to Alternative ELSP Cycles", 2014, under revision
      • Chen, Lucy Gongtao, Xue Li and Jian Chen "Individual and Cultural Differences in the Newsvendor Decision Making", 2015, under review at Production and Operations Management
    • NUS Research Grant - 2007
    • Honorable Mention in MSOM Student Paper Competition - 2007
    • Nominee at the International Women's Day, Cornell University - 2006
    • Doctoral Consortium on International Operations Management Invitee, Purdue University - 2003
    • Tsinghua University Outstanding Student Fellowship - 1998
    • First Prize Winner in Jiangsu Province, the National Mathematics Olympic Contest of China - 1996
    • PhD, Operations Management, Cornell University, USA, 2007
    • M.S., Operations Management, Cornell University, USA, 2006
    • B.E., Management Information Systems, Tsinghua University, China, 2001
    • Associate Professor, NUS Business School, 2016 - current
    • Assistant Professor, NUS Business School, 2007 - 2016
    • DSC2006, Operations Management
    • BDC6114, Logistics and Supply Chain
    • BDC6111, Inventory Management
    • Reviewer, Operations Research, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, European Journal of Operational Research, Naval Research Logistics, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, International Journal of Production Economics, IIE Transactions, Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering
    • Member, INFORMS, MSOM, POM

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