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Prof Dongping Song PhD

Chair of Supply Chain Management Operations and Supply Chain Management

    Research

    Transport and logistics

    Maritime transport and logistics; Container shipping; Empty container/vehicle repositioning; Port operations management; Rail terminal management; Emission from logistics; Offshore wind logistics;

    Operations and supply chain management

    Supply chain management; Manufacturing system optimisation (MTS/MTO/ETO); Production planning and inventory control; Scheduling; Disruption management; Risk-averse behavior; Competition and cooperation; Social housing supply chain.

    Mathematical modelling, simulation and data analytics

    Mathematical programming; Stochastic dynamic programming; Meta-heuristic optimisation; Simulation (event-driven and multi-agent); Perturbation analysis; Data mining; Machine learning; Artificial Intelligence; Game theory.

    Research Group Membership
    Research Grants

    Modelling and Optimization for Flexible Berth Allocation Systems at Container Ports under Uncertainty

    ROYAL SOCIETY (CHARITABLE)

    March 2018 - March 2020

    Emission control and sustainable energy in green port development

    DEPARTMENT FOR BUSINESS, ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY (BEIS) (UK)

    April 2017 - January 2018

    ENRICH: EC-ChiNa Research Network on Integrated Container Supply CHains

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    October 2013 - September 2017