Shu-Cherng Fang

FangShu-Cherng Fang is also Honorary Chair Professor of Tsinghua University in Beijing, Fudan University in Shanghai, Northeastern University in Shenyang, Shanghai University in Shanghai, National Chiao Tung University and National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan. Before joining NC State, Professor Fang was Senior Member of Research Staff at Western Electric Engineering Research Center, Supervisor at AT&T Bell Labs, and Department Manager at the Corporate Headquarters of AT&T Technologies.

Shu-Cherng has published over one hundred fifty refereed journal articles. He authored the books, Linear Optimization and Extensions: Theory and Algorithms (Prentice Hall 1993, with S. C. Puthenpura) and Entropy Optimization and Mathematical Programming (Kluwer Academic 1997, with J.R. Rajasekera and H.-S. Tsao). He currently serves on the editorial board of twenty two scientific journals, including Optimization, Journal of Global Optimization, Optimization Letters, Pacific Journal of Optimization, Journal of Management and Industrial Optimization, Journal of Operations and Logistics, International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management, International Journal of Operations Research, OR Transactions, Journal of Uncertainties, International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems and Journal of Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineers. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making.

Since his start in 1988, Professor Fang has graduated more than forty PhD students at NC State. He has won many awards and has been listed in several major biographic references. He was elected to Fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers in 2002.

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