Siqian Shen

University of Michigan

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Associate Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering – The University of Michigan
Associate Director – Michigan Institute of Computational Discovery & Engineering (MICDE)

Dr. Shen obtained a B.S. degree from Tsinghua University in 2007 and a Ph.D. from the University of Florida in 2011. Her theoretical research interests are in integer programming, stochastic/robust optimization, and network optimization. Applications include optimization and risk analysis of energy, healthcare, cloud computing, and transportation systems. She is a recipient of the IIE Pritsker Doctoral Dissertation Award (1 st Place), INFORMS IBM Smarter Planet Innovation Faculty Award, and Department of Energy (DoE) Early Career Award. Prof. Shen serves on the editorial board of journals like IISE Transactions, Networks, Service Science, INFORMS Journal on Computing.

Real-Time Distributed Optimization of Traffic Signal Timing
Principal Investigator:
Yafeng Yin, Siqian Shen, & Henry Liu
Research Thrusts: Control & Operations, Enabling Technology, Modeling & Implementation