Dr Jiabin Luo

Operations and Information Managament

Role: Lecturer in Operations Research/Business Analytics                                                                                                                              Phone: 01212043469                                                                                                                                                                                      Email Address: j.luo2@aston.ac.uk                                                                                                                                                                Room Number: ABS 253

Dr. Jiabin Luo is a Lecturer in Operations Research/Business Analytics at Aston Business School. Before joining Aston University, she has been working as a Senior Research Assistant at Coventry University (2013-2016), followed by a Lectureship in Business and Management at De Montfort University (2016-2018). Her research interests cover a wide range of areas within logistics and supply chain management.


  • Postgraduate Certificate of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (PGCert), De Montfort University, UK, 2017-2018
  • Ph.D Management Science, University of Southampton, UK, 2009-2013
  • M.Sc Risk and Stochastics, London School of Economics and Political Sciences, UK, 2006-2007
  • M.Sc Statistics, University of Nottingham, UK, 2005- 2006
  • B.Sc (Hons) Mathematics, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China, 2001-2005
  • VC2020 Lecturer in Business and Management, Department of Strategic Management and Marketing, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, Sep 2016-September 2018
  • Senior Research Assistant, Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing, Coventry University, UK, Sep 2013-Sep 2016
  • BN1192 Foundations of Business Analytics
  • BN1193 Introduction to Business Analytics
  • BNM860 Decision Models
Optimisation, scheduling, programming, maritime logistics, air cargo operations, container shipping, container terminal operations, perishable products supply chains, manufacturing supply networks, etc.
  • Liu, J, Wu, Y. and Luo, J (2017). Optimisation of international transport chain of supermarkets on Isle of Wight, UK. Proceeding of 19th ICMSE International Conference on Management Science and Engineering, 2017, Venice, Italy.
  • Luo, J, Wu, Y. and Mendes, A.B. (2016). Modelling of integrated vehicle scheduling and container storage problems in unloading process at automated container terminal. Computers & Industrial Engineering, Vol.94, pp.32-44.
  • Luo, J and Wu, Y. (2015). Modelling of dual-cycle strategy for container storage and vehicle scheduling problems at automated container terminals. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. Vol. 79, pp. 49-64.
  • Luo, J and Wu, Y. (2015). Modelling of the unloading problem in an automated container terminal. Proceeding of the 34th IASTED International Conference on Modelling, Identification and Control, 2015, Innsbruck, Austria.
  • Wu, Y., Luo, J., Zhang, D. and Dong, M. (2013). An integrated programming model for storage management and vehicle scheduling at container terminals. Research in Transportation Economics, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 13-27.
  • Luo, J. and Wu, Y. (2013). An integrated scheduling problem of container handling equipment in the loading operation at automated container terminals. In, Klement, E. P., Borutzky, W., Fahringer, T., Hamza, M. H., Uskov, V. (eds.) Proceeding of the 12th IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, 2013, Austria.
  • Luo, J., Wu, Y., Halldorsson, A. and Song, X. (2011). Storage and stacking logistics problems in container terminals. OR Insight, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 256-275.