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Chiwei Yan to join ISE faculty

April 29, 2020

Chiwei Yan

ISE is pleased to announce that Chiwei Yan will join the department in the fall of 2020.

Chiwei will join us from Uber, where he is a postdoctoral researcher. Prior to his current position, he worked at Uber as a senior data scientist at the marketplace optimization group, where he designed the rider surge pricing algorithm.

Chiwei's research addresses transportation and logistics systems with a focus on emerging problems in the sharing economy. He analyzes these problems using tools from optimization, game theory, stochastic modeling and statistics.

Chi Wei received his Ph.D. from the Operations Research Center at MIT in 2017 and his undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Tsinghua University.