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Haoxun CHEN


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University of Technology of Troyes, 12 rue Marie Curie, CS 42060, 10004 Troyes, France

Supply Chain Design and Management, Models and Algorithms for Logistics and Transportation, Advanced Mathematical Programming, Optimization Theory and Applications, Manufacturing System Design, Modern Manufacturing System Engineering, Discrete Event Dynamic System Theory and Applications
Research Interests

Supply Chain Management, Collaborative Logistics, Inventory Management, Production Planning and Scheduling, Auctons and Game Theory, Data Envelopment Analysis,  Discrete Event Dynamics Systems
Professional Experience:
  • 2004-Present: Professor (tenure), University of Technology of Troyes, France
  • 2001-2003: Associate Professor, University of Technology of Troyes, France
  • 1999-2000: Assistant Professor, University of Connecticut, USA
  • 1997-1998: Research Fellow of Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation, University of Magdeburg, Germany
  • 1995-1996: Associate Professor, Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 1994: Visiting Professor, National Research Institute for Information and Automation (INRIA) of France, Metz, France
  • 1991-1993: Lecturer, Xi’an Jiaotong University

  • Doctor Degree in Systems Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, June 1990
  • Master Degree in Systems Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, June 1987
  • Bachelor Degree in Applied Mathematics, Fudan University, July 1984

Academic Duties
  • Principal Investigator of Alibaba Innovative Research Project “Optimization of Safety Stock Placement in Supply Chains with Demand and Lead Time Uncertainty”, 2018-2019.
  • Coordinator and Principal Investigator of the Research Project “Collaborative Transportation in the Urban Distribution” financially supported by the ANR (Agence Nationale de la Recherche) of France, 2014-2019.
  • Member of the Council of UMR CNRS 6281 (Charles Delaunay Institute), University of Technology of Troyes, 2014 - 2018
  • Responsible for one of the two research directions “Logistics Systems” in Industrial Systems Laboratory, University of Technology of Troyes, 2008-2012

Honors and Awards
  • In the List of the Top 2% of the Most Cited Scientists Worldwide in His/Her Scientific Field for Career-Long Released by Standford University on 4 October 2023 (DOI: 10.17632/btchxktzyw.6)
  • National Natural Science Award, Second-Class, 2005, China.
  • Best Paper Award of the IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, 1998;
  • Research Fellow of the Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation, Germany, 1997-1998.
  • Outstanding Youth Investigator Award of Xi’an Jiaotong University, 1996.



Professeur des Universités
Recent Publications
  1. Lei Wang, Haoxun Chen, A decomposition and coordination method for optimising (Q, S) policies in a two-echelon distribution system with joint replenishment, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 62, Issue 1-2, 2024.
  2. Xiaohui Lyu, Haoxun Chen, Nengmin Wang and Zhen Yang, A Benders Decomposition Algorithm for a Bid Generation Problem in the Procurement of Three-echelon Transportation Services, Computers & Operations Research, Vo.158, 2023, 106291.
  3. LI, Zhaojin, Chen, Haoxun, LIU, Ya, Jin, Kun, A Lagrangian Relaxation Heuristic for a Bi-objective Multimodal Transportation Planning Problem, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol.24, Issue 1, 2023, 382 – 399,
  4. Bo Dai, Haoxun Chen, Yuan Li, Yidong Zhang, Xiaoqing Wang, and Yuming Deng, An alternating direction method of multipliers for optimizing (s, S) policies in a distribution system with joint replenishment volume constraints, Omega, Vol. 116, 2023, 102800,
  5. Lei Wang, Haoxun Chen, Optimization of a stochastic joint replenishment inventory system with service level constraints, Computers & Operations Research, Vol.148, 2022, 106001.
  6. Qingxian An, Haoxun Chen, Double-type player games and proportional cross-evaluation allocation method for collaborative logistics, Transportation Research Part C, Vol.135, 2022, 103517.
  7. Yunfeng Ma, Haoxun Chen, Yugang Yu, An efficient heuristic for minimizing the number of moves for the retrieval of a single item in a puzzle-based storage system with multiple escorts, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 301, Issue 1, 2022, 51-66. .
  8. Ke Lyu, Haoxun Chen, Ada Che, A bid generation problem in truckload transportation service procurement considering multiple periods and uncertainty: model and Benders decomposition approach, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol.23, Issue 7, 2022, 9157 – 9170.
  9. Haoxun Chen, Bo Dai, Yuan Li, Yidong Zhang, Xiaoqing Wang, and Yuming Deng, Stock Allocation in a Two-Echelon Distribution System Controlled by (s, S) Policies,  International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 60, No. 3,  2022, 894-911.
  10. Duc Huy Nguyen, Haoxun Chen, An effective approach for optimization of a perishable inventory system with uncertainty in both demand and supply, International Transactions in Operational Research, Vol. 29, No. 4, 2022, 2682-2704,
  11. Bo Dai, Haoxun Chen, Yuan Li, Yidong Zhang, Xiaoqing Wang, and Yuming Deng, Inventory Replenishment Planning of a Distribution System with Storage Capacity Constraints and Multi-Channel Order Fulfilment, Omega, Vol.102, 2021, 102356. 
  12. Xue Qiao, Zheng Wang, Haoxun Chen, Joint Ordering and Markdown Policy for Short Lifetime Products with Competitive Price- and-Freshness-Based Demand, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering,  Vol.18, No. 4, 2021, 1956 –1968.
  13. Peng Wu, Feng Chu, Nasreddine Saidanic, Haoxun Chen, Wei Zhou, IoT-based location and quality decision-making in emerging shared parking facilities with competition, Decision Support Systems, Vol.134, 2020, 113301.
  14. Beibei Xiong, Haoxun Chen, Qingxian An and Jie Wu, A multi-objective distance friction minimization model for performance assessment through data envelopment analysis, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 279, issue 1, 2019, 132-142.
  15. Xiaohui Lyu, Haoxun Chen, Nengmin Wang and Zhen Yang, A multi-round exchange mechanism for carrier collaboration in less than truckload transportation, Transportation Research Part E, Vol. 129, issue C, 2019, 38-59.
  16. Zhen Yang, Haoxun Chen, Feng Chu, Nengmin Wang, An effective hybrid approach to the two-stage capacitated facility location problem, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 275, Issue 2, 2019, 467-480.
  17. Duc Huy Nguyen, Haoxun Chen, Supplier selection and operation planning in biomass supply chains with supply uncertainty, Computers and Chemical Engineering, Vol.118, 2018, 103-117.
  18. Haoxun Chen, Average Lexicographic Efficiency for Data Envelopment Analysis, Omega, Vol. 74, 2018, 82-91.
  19. Haoxun Chen, Undominated Nonnegative Excesses and Core Extensions of Transferable Utility Games, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 261, Issue 1, 2017, 222–233.
  20. Qingxian An, Haoxun Chen, Beibei Xiong, Jie Wu, Liang Liang, Target intermediate products setting in a two-stage system with fairness concern, Omega, Vol. 73, 2017, 49-59.
  21. Ming Li, Zheng Wang, and Haoxun Chen, A Robust Reorder-Time/Order-Quantity Policy under Invisible Stock Loss, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems, Vol. 47, Issue 12, 2017, 3102-3116.
  22. Haoxun Chen, Combinatorial Clock-Proxy Exchange for Carrier Collaboration in Less than Truck Load Transportation, Transportation Research Part E, Vol. 91, 2016, 152–172.
  23. Yuan Li, Haoxun Chen, Christian Prins, Adaptive large neighborhood search for the pickup and delivery problem with time windows, profits, and reserved requests, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 252, Issue 1, 2016, 27–38.
  24. Haoxun Chen, Fix-and-optimize and variable neighborhood search approaches for multi-level capacitated lot sizing problems, Omega, Vol. 56, 2015, 25–36.
  25. Qingxian An, Haoxun Chen, Jie Wu, Liang Liang, Measuring slacks-based efficiency for commercial banks in China by using a two-stage DEA model with undesirable output, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 235, Issue 1, 2015, 13-35.
  26. Haoxun Chen, Peng Li, Optimization of (R, Q) policies for serial inventory systems using the guaranteed service approach, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 80, 2015, 261–273.
  27. Bo Dai, Haoxun Chen, Proportional Egalitarian Core Solution for Profit Allocation Games with an Application to Collaborative Transportation Planning, European Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol.9, No.1, 2015, 53 - 76.
  28. Ada Che, Jianguang Feng, Haoxun Chen, Chengbin Chu, Robust optimization for the cyclic hoist scheduling problem, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 240, Issue 3, 2015, 627–636.
  29. Bo Dai, Haoxun Chen, Price-Setting based Combinatorial Auction Approach for Carrier Collaboration with Pickup and Delivery Requests, Operational Research: An International Journal, Vol.14, Issue 3, 2014, 361-386.
  30. Peng Li, Haoxun Chen, Ada Che, Optimal batch ordering policiesfor assemblysystems with guaranteed service, International Journal of Production Research,Vol.51, No. 20, 2013, 6275-6293.
  31. Zhen Yang, Feng Chu, Haoxun Chen, A Cut-and-Solve Based Algorithm for the Single-Source Capacitated Facility Location, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 221, Issue 3, 2012, 521–532.
  32. Nasreddine Saidani, Feng Chu, Haoxun Chen, Competitive facility location and design with reactions of competitors already in the market, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.219, Issue 1, 2012, 9–17.
  33. Bo Dai, Haoxun Chen, Profit Allocation Mechanisms for Carrier Collaboration Problem in Pickup and Delivery Service, Computer and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 62, Issue 2, 2012, 633–643.
Date of update 11 avril 2024