Shangyao Yan received both his B.S. and M.S. degrees from National Taiwan University. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. He is a Chair Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan. He has served as the Department Chair and a Committee Member/Consultant in several governmental organizations of Taiwan. Dr. Yan has received the distinguished research award (twice) from the National Science Council of Taiwan. He has also received several paper awards from different academic organizations. Dr. Yan is curently serving as an Editor-in-Charge, an Associate Editor, and an Editorial Board Member in several local/international journals. His current research topics are focused on airline/airport operations research, transportation logictics analysis, routing/scheduling, and network optimization. Dr. Yan has published more than 100 papers in local and international journals.
Biography Updated on 9 November 2009