Liping Liang, Ph.D. (UBC)
C. Wang, M. Leng, and L. Liang. "Choosing an Online Retail Channel for a Manufacturer: Direct Sales or Consignment?." Forthcoming in International Journal of Production Economics.
K. Wang, K. Tsui, L. Liang, and X. Fu. "Entry Patterns of Low-cost Carriers in Hong Kong and Implications to the Regional Market." Journal of Air Transport Management, 64, Part B, 101-112, 2017.
M. Leng, Z. Li, and L. Liang. "Implications for the Role of Retailers in Quality Assurance." Production and Operations Management, 25(5): 779-790, 2016.
Y. Zhang, L. Liang, E. Liu, C. Chen, and D. Atkins. "Patient Choice Analysis and Demand Prediction for a Health Care Diagnostics Company." European Journal of Operational Research, 251(1), pp. 198-205, 2016.
K. Chan, M. Leng, and L. Liang. "Impact of Tax Reduction Policies on Consumer Purchase of New Automobiles: An Analytical Investigation with Real Data-Based Experiments." Naval Research Logistics, 61(8), pp. 577-598, 2014.
J. Huang, M. Leng, L. Liang, and C. Luo. "Qualifying for a Government's Scrappage Program to Stimulate Consumers' Trade-In Transactions? Analysis of an Automobile Supply Chain Involving a Manufacturer and a Retailer." European Journal of Operational Research, 239(2), pp. 363-376, 2014.
C. Luo, M. Leng, J. Huang, L. Liang, "Supply Chain Analysis under a Price-Discount Incentive Scheme for Electric Vehicles," European Journal of Operational Research, 235(1), pp. 329-333, 2014.
L. Liang and D. Atkins. "Designing Service Level Agreements for Inventory Management." Production and Operations Management, 22(5), pp. 1103-1117, 2013.
Santos, J. Gurling, M. F. Dvorak, V. K. Noonan, M. G. Fehlings, A. S. Burns, R. Lewis, L. Soril, N. Fallah, J. T. Street, L. Belanger, A. Townson, L. Liang, D. Atkins. "Modeling the Patient Journey from Injury to Community Reintegration for Persons with Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury in a Canadian Centre." PLOS ONE, 8(8), pp. 1-10, 2013.
J. Song and L. Liang. "Dynamic Inventory Control Game for Perishable Products with Concurrent Probabilistic Demands from Two Fare Classes." International Journal of Inventory Research, 2(1/2), pp. 82-107, 2013.
J. Huang, M. Leng, L. Liang, and J. Liu. "Promoting Electric Automobiles: Supply Chain Analysis under a Government's Subsidy Incentive Scheme." IIE Transactions, 45(8), pp. 826-844, 2013.
J. Huang, M. Leng, and L. Liang. "Recent Developments in Dynamic Advertising Research." European Journal of Operational Research, 220(3), pp. 591-609, 2012.
J. Huang, M. Leng, and L. Liang. "Competition and Coordination in a Fashion Supply Chain with Wholesale Pricing Schemes." Fashion Supply Chain Management: Industry and Business Analysis, T. Choi (ed.), IGI Global, pp. 42-73, 2011.
D. Atkins and L. Liang. "A Note on Competitive Supply Chains with Generalised Supply Costs." European Journal of Operational Research, 207(3), pp. 1316-1320, 2010.
L. Liang. Staffing Level Analysis for a Product Inspection Process: Applying Simulation Techniques and Queuing Theory to a Real World Problem. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2010.
Research Grants, Awards, and Prizes
2015-2016: RGC General Research Fund (Principal Investigator), Hong Kong
2014-2019: RGC Theme-based Research Scheme (Co-Investigator), Hong Kong
2014: Research Excellence Award, Lingnan University
2014: Certificate of Merit for Teaching Excellence, Lingnan University
2013-2015: RGC Early Career Scheme (Principal Investigator), Hong Kong
2013: The CORS Practice Prize - Second Prize for the research project "Patient Choice Analysis and Demand Prediction for a Health Care Diagnostic Company," Canadian Operational Research Society, Canada
2012: The CORS Practice Prize - Second Prize for the research project "Traumatic Spinal Cord Injuries: Modeling the Care Journey from Accident to Post-Discharge," Canadian Operational Research Society, Canada
2010-2013: Lingnan University Direct Grants for Research (Principal Investigator), Hong Kong
MBA course: Operations Management
MSc course: Best Practices in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management
Spreadsheet-Based Decision Making
Application of Statistics in Business
Mar 2009 - Dec 2009: Project Advisor, Centre for Operations Excellence, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Apr 2003 - Sept 2003: Project Analyst, Centre for Operations Excellence, The University of British Columbia, Canada
1993 - 2001: Computer & Telecommunications Engineer, China Telecom Guangzhou Branch, Guangzhou, China