Prof. Zhenzhen YAN
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Dr. Zhenzhen Yan is an assistant professor at School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University. She joined SPMS since 2018. Before that, she received her PhD in Management Science from the National University of Singapore, and her BSc and MSc in Management Science, Operations Research from the National University of Defense and Technology in China. Her research interests mainly focus on the interplay between optimization and data analytics. Her first line of research is to solve various operations management problems and engineering problems from the distrbibutionally robust perspective, including supply chain design and operations, and healthcare operations. The second line is to develop data-driven optimization approaches with applications to e-commerce operations and resource allocation. Her work has been published in leading operations management journals including Management Science, Operations Research, MSOM and POMS, and top AI conferences including Neurips, UAI and AAAI. Her work has received media coverage in various outlets including the Straits Times and ScienceDaily etc. She currently serves as an Associate Editor of Decision Sciences.