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Wuqin Lin joined Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences in 2005, after receiving his PhD in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech. His research interests include performance analysis, optimal control, and capacity management of queuing and stochastic processing networks that arise in manufacturing, service, and information systems. His current work is on queuing models of hospital emergency departments, with a focus on the main causes of emergency department overcrowding, as well as capacity planning of emergency departments.
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Education
PhD, 2005, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
MPhil, 2001, Engineering Management, Industrial Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
BS, 1998, Electronic Communication, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Academic Positions
Assistant Professor of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2006-present
Donald P. Jacobs Scholar in Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2005-2006

 
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Research Interests
Stochastic process, applied probability, optimization, stochastic processing networks, logistics and supply chain management


 
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Teaching Interests
Stochastics, operations management