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Dr. LO Venus Hiu Ling


Assistant Professor

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PhD - Operations Research (Cornell University)
M.Math - Combinatorics and Optimization (University of Waterloo)
M.Acc - Accounting (University of Waterloo)
B.Math - Mathematics/Chartered Accountancy (University of Waterloo)



Venus Lo received her PhD in operations research from the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University.  Prior to Cornell, she received her Master of Mathematics in Combinatorics and Optimization, Master of Accounting, and Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo.  Her research focuses on assortment optimization and pricing problems in revenue management.  In particular, she is interested in designing efficient algorithms with provable performance guarantees for revenue management problems. 



Award TitleInstitution
Early Career Award The Research Grants Council of Hong Kong
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral ProgramThe Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada


Journal Publications and Reviews

Lo, Venus; Topaloglu, Huseyin / Assortment optimization under the multinomial logit model with product synergies. November 2019; In: Operations Research Letters. Vol. 47, No. 6, pp. 546-552