Prof. LU Ye (陸曄教授)

PhD - Operations Research (MIT)
PhD - Mathematics (University of Notre Dame)
BS - Applied Math (Tsinghua University)


Prof. LU Ye (陸曄教授)

Contact Information

Phone: +852 34428656
Fax: +852 34420189
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Research Areas

  • Operations Management
  • Operations Research

I received a PhD in operations research from MIT in 2009, a PhD in mathematics from the University of Notre Dame in 2006, and a BS in applied mathematics from Tsinghua University in 2002. My research interest is to use optimization  and statistical models to solve real world problems. I joined CityU in the summer of 2009 and now a professor at  department of management science.


Award Title Institution
Excellent PhD Supervisor Award City University of Hong Kong (College of Business)
President Award City University of Hong Kong
Research Excellence Award City University of Hong Kong (College of Business)
Best Paper Award The Seventh International Conference of Chinese Scholars Association for Management Science and Engineering
George E. Nicholson Student Paper Competition(Finalist) INFORMS
Excellent Student Leadership Award Tsinghua University

Research Grant

  • PI: "An Approximation Scheme for a class of Operations Management Problem with an O(TK) Performance Bound", GRF - RGC , Amount: 636,993 (2021-2023) , Lu, Ye
  • PI: "Operational Impact of Stockout Service Level in Dynamic Inventory System", GRF - RGC , Amount: 385,778 (2017-2019) , Lu, Ye
  • PI: "Robust Price-setting Newsvendor Problem", GRF - RGC , Amount: 458,994 (2016-2019) , Lu Ye
  • PI: "K-approximate Convexity and Its Applications", GRF - RGC , Amount: 466,000 (2015-2017) , Lu,Ye
  • PI: "An Operations Management Approach to Mitigating the Labor Shortage Problem", GRF - RGC , Amount: HKD 396,000 (2013-2015) , Lu, Ye
  • PI: "Optimal Policy for an Inventory System with Convex Ordering Cost and a Fixed Cost", Young Scholar Fund - NSFC , Amount: RMB 200,000 (2012-2014) , Lu,Ye
  • PI: "Optimal Pricing and Inventory Control for Green Manufacturing ", GRF - RGC , Amount: HKD 804,060 (2011-2014) , Lu,Ye
  • PI: "Optimal Pricing and Inventory Control Policy with Quantity‐Based Price Differentiation", SRG - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: 79,000 (2012-2013) , Lu, Ye
  • PI: "Joint Pricing and Inventory Coordination for Substitutable Products", CityU Start-up & SRG - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HKD 624,416 (2009-2012) , Lu, Ye

External Academic Activities

Period Organizer Country / Region Role
2020 - Now Decision Science United States of America Associate Editor


Journal Publications and Reviews