1. BASIC INFORMATION

          

 
 
Chao-Bo Yan
Ph.D, Associate Professor
Systems Engineering Institute
School of Automation Science and Engineering
Faculty of Electronic and Information Engineering
Xi'an Jiaotong University
 
State Key Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems Engineering
XJTU Key Laboratory for Cyber-Physical Systems
 

 

2. RESEARCH INTERESTS

Modeling, analysis, simulation, optimization, and design of manufacturing and service systems

Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) theory and its applications to manufacturing, logistics, and inventory systems

3. POSITIONS

2015.01——present   Associate professor, School of Automation Science and Engineering, Faculty of Electronic and Information Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University

2012.08——2014.10  Post-doc research fellow, EECS, University of Michigan

4. EDUCATION

2007.09——2012.07  Ph.D, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University

2009.10——2010.10  Visiting student, EECS, University of Michigan

2004.09——2007.07  Master, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University

2000.09——2004.07  Undergraduate, School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University

1997.09——2000.07  Tianmen High School

5. HONORS AND AWARDS

2015.05   Young Author Prize, INCOM'15, Ottawa, Canada

2013.06   Best paper award, MIM'13, Saint Petersburg, Russia

6. ACADEMIC SERVICES

Editorial Work

        IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE T-ASE)AE, 2019.01—present

        IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (IEEE RA-L), AE, 2017.09—present

        IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE CASE), AE, 2016.12—present   

        IISE Transactions, Guest Editor (Special Issue), 2017.06—2018.09

Organizing Committee

        IEEE CASE 2017, Publication Chair

        2018 Chinese Automation Congress

Reviewer

        IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control

        IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering

        IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems

        IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

        Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing

        IISE Transactions

        International Journal of Production Research

        Ocean Engineering

        Acta Automatica Sinica

        Control Theory & Applications

7. PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

IEEE, Senior Member

IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (IEEE RAS), Member

Chinese Association of Automation (CAA), Member

8. PUBLICATIONS

Journal papers

14. Zelin Nie, Feng Gao, Chao-Bo Yan*and Xiaohong Guan, “Multi-Timescale Decision and Optimization for HVAC Control Systems with Consistency Goals,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, to appear.

13. Xinnian Wang, Keyi Xing, Chao-Bo Yan, and MengChu Zhou, “A Novel MOEA/D for Multi-objective Scheduling of Flexible Manufacturing Systems,” Complexityto appear.

12. Chao-Bo Yan* and Lei Zhang, “Formulation and Solution Methodology for Repairman Allocation Problem in Serial Production Lines,” (in Chinese) Acta Automatica Sinicato appear.

11. Chao-Bo Yan*Lars Mönch, and Semyon M. Meerkov, “Characteristic Curves and Cycle Time Control of Re-entrant Lines,” IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturingvol. 32, no. 2, pp. 140-153, 2019.

10. Jun-Qiang Wang, Feiyi Yan, Penghao Cui, and Chao-Bo YanBernoulli Serial Lines with Batching Machines: Performance Analysis and System-Theoretic Properties,” IISE Transactions, vol. 51, no. 7, pp. 729-743, 2019.

9. Chao-Bo Yan and Qianchuan Zhao, “Analytical Approach to Estimate Efficiency of Series Machines in Production Lines,IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 1027-1040, 2018.

8. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Production Lead Time in Serial Lines: Evaluation, Analysis, and Control," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 663-675, 2016.

7. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Cellular Production Lines with Asymptotically Reliable Bernoulli Machines: Lead Time Analysis and Control,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 764-768, 2015.

6. Stephan Biller, Semyon M. Meerkov, and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Raw Material Release Rates to Ensure Desired Production Lead Time in Bernoulli Serial Lines, International Journal of Production Research, vol. 51, no. 14, pp. 4349-4364, 2013.

5. Chao-Bo Yan and Qianchuan Zhao, “A Unified Effective Method for Aggregating Multi-machine Stages in Production Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, vol. 58, no. 7, pp. 1674-1687, 2013.

4. Chao-Bo Yan, Michael Hassoun, and Semyon M. Meerkov, “Equilibria, Stability, and Transients in Re-entrant Lines under FBFS and LBFS Dispatch and Constant Release,” IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 211-229, 2012.

3. Chao-Bo Yan, Qianchuan Zhao, Ningjian Huang, Guoxian Xiao, and Jingshan Li, “Formulation and a Simulation Based Algorithm for Line-side Buffer Assignment Problem in the System of General Assembly Line with Material Handling,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 902-920, 2010.

2. Yanjia Zhao, Chao-Bo Yan, Qianchuan Zhao, Ningjian Huang, Jingshan Li, and Xiaohong Guan, “Efficient Simulation Method for General Assembly Systems with Material Handlings Based on Aggregated Event-Scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 762-775, 2010.

1. Chao-Bo Yan, Huagui Lai, and Qianchuan Zhao, “A Framework of Parallel Simulation for Multi-agent Systems,” (in Chinese) Journal of System Simulation (Supplement), vol. 22, suppl. 1, pp. 191-195, 2010.

 

Conference papers

18. Xingrui ChengChao-Bo Yan*, and Feng Gao, Energy Cost Optimization in Two-Machine Bernoulli Serial Lines Under Time-of-Use Pricing, accepted by IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’19), Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 22-26, 2019.

17. Chao-Bo Yan* and Ziqian Zheng, Energy Consumption Optimization in Three-Machine Bernoulli Serial Lines, accepted by IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’19), Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 22-26, 2019.

16. Chao-Bo Yan*, Energy Consumption Optimization in Two-Machine Bernoulli Serial Lines with Limits on Machine Efficiency, accepted by IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’19), Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 22-26, 2019.

15. Li Li, Nana Du, Huanyu Liu, Ruifang Zhang, and Chao-Bo Yan, Towards Robust Controller Placement in Software-defined Networks against Links Failure,” IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM’19)pp. 216-223Washington DCUSA, Apr8-12, 2019.

14. Chao-Bo Yan*, Xingrui Cheng, Feng Gao, and Xiaohong Guan, “Energy Consumption Optimization in Two-Machine Bernoulli Serial Lines,” IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’18)pp. 1302-1307, Munich, Germany, Aug. 20-24, 2018.

13. Zelin Nie, Feng Gao, Chao-Bo Yan, and Xiaohong Guan, “Realizability Guaranteed Multi-Timescale Optimization Decision for Home Energy Management,” IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’17), pp. 875-881, Xi'an, China, Aug. 20-23, 2017.

12. Chao-Bo Yan* and Qianchuan Zhao, “Efficiency Analysis of Series Machines under Operation-Dependent-Failures,IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’17), pp. 476-481, Xi'an, China, Aug. 20-23, 2017.

11. Xingrui Cheng, Feng GaoChao-Bo Yan, Xiaohong Guan, Kun Liu, Siyun Chen, Nana Yao, and Jing Cai, “Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling with Delay Time under Time-Of-Use Electricity Tariffs,” 12th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (WCICA'16), pp. 2743-2748, Guilin, China, Jun. 12-15, 2016.

10. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Production Lead Time in Serial and Re-entrant Lines: Analysis and Control,” 10th Conference on Stochastic Models of Manufacturing and Service Operations (SMMSO’15), pp. 145-152, Volos, Greece, Jun. 1-6, 2015.

9. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “A Method for ‘Sweet Point’ Operation of Re-entrant Lines,” 15th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing (INCOM’15), pp. 1646-1651, Ottawa, Canada, May 11-13, 2015. (Young Author Prize)

8. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Production Lead Time in Exponential Serial Lines: Analysis and Control," 53rd Conference on Decision and Control (CDC’14), pp. 4887-4892, Los Angles, USA, Dec. 15-17, 2014.

7. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan*, “Cellular Production Lines with Asymptotically Reliable Bernoulli Machines: Performance Analysis and Lead Time Control,” 52nd Conference on Decision and Control (CDC’13), pp. 5468-5473, Florence, Italy, Dec. 10-13, 2013.

6. Semyon M. Meerkov and Chao-Bo Yan, “Production Lead Time Problem: Formulation and Solution for Bernoulli Serial Lines,” 2013 IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modeling, Management, and Control (MIM’13), pp. 706-711, Saint Petersburg, Russia, Jun. 19-21, 2013(Best paper award)

5. Michael Hassoun, Semyon M. Meerkov, and Chao-Bo Yan, “Statics and Dynamics of Re-entrant Production Lines,” Proceedings of the 18th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC’11), pp. 11628-11635, Milan, Italy, Aug. 28-Sep. 2, 2011.

4. Chao-Bo Yan, Huagui Lai, and Qianchuan Zhao, “A Framework of Parallel Simulation for Multi-agent Systems,” (in Chinese) China Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference (CGNCC'09), pp. 712-716, Beijing, China, Nov. 14-15, 2009.

3. Chao-Bo Yan, Qianchuan Zhao, Ningjian Huang, Guoxian Xiao, and Jingshan Li, “Line-side Buffer Assignment in General Assembly Line Systems with Material Handling,” Preprints of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing (INCOM’09), pp. 1239-1244, Moscow, Russia, Jun. 3-5, 2009.

2. Yanjia Zhao, Chao-Bo Yan, Qianchuan Zhao, Ningjian Huang, Jingshan Li, and Xiaohong Guan, “Efficient Simulation for Serial Production Lines Based on Aggregated Event-Scheduling,” Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE’08), pp. 406-411, Washington DC, USA, Aug. 23-26, 2008.

1. Chao-Bo Yan and Qianchuan Zhao, “Advances in Assignment Problem and Comparison of Algorithms,” (in Chinese) Proceedings of 27th Chinese Control Conference (CCC'08), vol. 3, pp. 607-611, KunmingChina, Jul. 16-18, 2008.

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