Wei (Mike) Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering - ME
414E RMB
Lexington, KY 40506-0108
Phone: 859-257-4842
Fax: 859-257-3304
Email: wei.mike.li@uky.edu


Research and Teaching Interests

Production Scheduling and Control, Simulation and Optimization in Healthcare Systems, Operations Research, Operations Management, Manufacturing Systems

 

Publications in refereed international journals

Li, W., Nault, B.R., Xue, D., Tu, Y.L. (2011). An efficient heuristic for adaptive production scheduling and control in one-of-a-kind production. Computers & Operations Research, 38 (1), 267-276.

Li, W., Luo, X.G., Xue, D., Tu, Y.L. (2011). A heuristic for adaptive production scheduling and control in flow shop production. International Journal of Production Research, 49 (11) 3151–3170.

Liu, X., Li, W., Tu, Y.L., Zhang, W.J. (2011). An expert system for an emergency response management in networked safe service systems. Expert Systems with Applications, 38 (9), 11928-11938.

Luo, X.G., Li, W., Tu, Y.L., Xue, D., Tang, J.F. (2011). Operator allocation planning for reconfigurable production line in one-of-a-kind production. International Journal of Production Research, 49 (3), 689-705.

Luo, X.G., Li, W., Xue, D., Tang, J.F., Tu, Y.L. (2010). Optimal resource allocation for hybrid flow shop in one-of-a-kind production. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 23 (2), 146–154.

Book chapters

Li, W., Tu, Y.L. (2012). Adaptive production scheduling and control in one-of-a-kind production. In Rodrigo da Rosa Righi (ed), Production Scheduling, InTech – Open Access Publisher: ISBN 978-953-307-935-6.

Publications in refereed international conferences

Li, W., Mitchell, V.B., Nault, B.R. 2014. Inconsistent Objectives in Operating Room Scheduling. Proceedings of the 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, (Submitted, and to be presented by Wei Li on ISERC, 2014)

Li, W., Nault, B.R. 2011. Variation in processing time in one-of-a-kind production: case studies using the state space heuristic. 41st International conference on Computers & Industrial Engineering, pp. 611-616 – Paper presented by Wei Li at CIE41, 2011.  

Li, W., Tu, Y.L., Nault, B.R., Xue, D. 2009. A state-space heuristic for adaptive production control in one-of-a-kind production. Transactions of the North American Manufacturing Research Institute of SME, vol. 37, pp. 483-490 – Paper presented by Wei Li at NAMRC 37, 2009.

Li, W., Tu, Y.L., Xue, D. 2009. An efficient heuristic for adaptive production scheduling and control in one-of-a-kind production shop floors. Proceedings of 8th Wuhan International Conferences on E-Business, Wuhan, China, vol. I-III , pp. 2514-2519.

Li, W., Nault, B.R., Tu, Y.L., Xue, D. 2008. A heuristic, State Space, for hybrid flow shop production scheduling and control – Paper presented by Wei Li at the 2008 INFORMS Conference, October, 2008.

Li, W., Luo, X.G., Tu, Y.L., Xue, D. 2007. Adaptive production scheduling for one-of-a-kind production with mass customization. Transactions of the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME, vol. 35, pp. 41-48 – Paper presented by Wei Li at NAMRC 35, 2007.

Li, W., Tu, Y.L., Xue, D. 2006. Adaptive production scheduling and control for one-of-a-kind production shop floor. Transactions of the North American Manufacturing Research Institute of SME, vol. 34, pp. 159-166 – Paper presented by Wei Li at NAMRC 34, 2006.

Tu, Y.L., Dean, P.R., Xue, D., Li, W. 2006. One-of-a-kind production design and manufacture. Proceedings of the 7th International Conferences on Frontiers of Design and Manufacturing, Guangzhou, China, vol. 3, pp. 185-190.