Faculty Profile for Dr. Emily Zhu

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Dr. Emily Zhu
Assistant Professor — CIS & Quantitative Methods
MCOY 411
phone: (512) 245-2014

Biography Section

Biography and Education

PhD in Operations Management, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
BSc in Information and Computational Science, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Zhu, E., Kucukyazici, B., & Maizi, Y. (2020). Designing Observation Units for Heart Failure Patients: Capacity and Patient Flow Considerations. Service Science, 12(1), 1–42.
  • Zhu, C., Jin, T., & Keisuke, I. (n.d.). A Comparative Study of Machine Learning Algorithms for Long-term Daily Water Usage Forecasting.
  • Sun, W., Shao, H., Wu, T., Shao, F., & Zhu, C. (2022). Reliable Location of Automatic Vehicle Identification Sensors to recognize Origin-Destination Demands Considering Sensor Failure. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 136.
  • Shen, L., Shao, H., Wu, T., Fainman, C. Z., & Lam, W. (2020). Finding the reliable shortest path with correlated link travel times in signalized traffic networks under uncertainty. Transportation Research Part E, 144.
  • Guo, X., Li, W., Hu, J., Zhu, E., & Su, Q. (2020). Hepatotoxicity in patients with solid tumors treated with PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors alone, PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors plus chemotherapy, or chemotherapy alone: systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: CoSearch Research Competition, 1st Place Winner. September 13, 2019 - September 14, 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: , Graduate Differential Fee Waiver. 2013 - 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: McGill Graduate Excellence Award. 2012 - 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: PhD Program Award. 2012 - 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Outstanding Student Leader of Jiangsu Province. June 2009

Selected Grants

  • Zhu, Cheng. Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University, $8000. (Funded: May 1, 2021 - May 2022). Grant.
  • Jin, Tongdan (Principal), Ikehata, Keisuke (Co-Principal), Zhu, Cheng (Co-Principal). Advanced Potable Water Reuse Integrating with Renewal Energy: A Data-Driven Study for San Marcos, Texas State University, $17580. (Submitted: January 30, 2021, Funded: April 9, 2021 - Present). Grant.
  • Zhu, Cheng. McCoy Faculty Development Fund, Texas State University, $2000. (Funded: September 2019 - August 2020). Grant.
  • Zhu, Cheng. Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship, Mitacs Canada & Autism-Exc Inc. (Funded: 2018 - 2019). Grant.
  • Zhu, Cheng. Doctoral Research Scholarship, Fonds de recherche du Québec - Société et culture (FRQSC). (Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Production and Operations Management Society
November 2019-Present
Department Chair Search Committee
October 1, 2020-March 1, 2021
Reviewer / Referee
Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Annual Conference
February 1, 2021-February 20, 2021
Selected as Leader of Tomorrow
May 2017
Canada Day
July 2016