Weijun Xie

Assistant Professor

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ORCID:   orcid.org/0000-0001-5157-1194

Research Areas

Main Area:  Operations Research

  • Methodology: Data driven distributionally robust optimization, stochastic programming and discrete optimization, approximation algorithm, statistical learning
  • Applications: Logistics and network design problems under uncertainty; stochastic/robust power system design 
  • Ph.D., Operations Research, Georgia Institute of Technology, May 2017 
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, August 2013 
  • M.S., Applied Mathematics, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, December 2012 
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, July 2010 

Assistant Professor, Grado Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2017 - present

  • ISE 2404: Deterministic Operations Research (DOR) I (Spring 2018)
  • ISE 6514: Advanced Topics in Mathematical Programming (Fall 2017)

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  • Member, Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Top 3 Finalists, Engineering Undergraduate Research Advisor, Virginia Tech, 2018
  • Best Ph.D. Thesis for the 2018 Sigma Xi Research Awards, Georgia Tech
  • New Professor Mentoring Project Award, Virginia Tech, 2017
  • Honorable mention, INFORMS George Nicholson Student Paper Competition, 2017
  • Algorithm and Randomness Center Fellowship Award, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016
  • Alice and John Jarvis Ph.D. Student Research Award, ISyE, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015

Weijun Xie named assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering in College of Engineering (April 2018)

ISE faculty and students receive multiple awards at INFORMS Annual Meeting (October 2017)

Drs. Michael Madigan and Weijun Xie join ISE department in fall 2017 (August 2017)

Weijun Xie

Weijun Xie
Weijun Xie
  • 540-231-9772
  • wxie@vt.edu
  • 205 Durham Hall
    (MC 0118)
    1145 Perry Street
    Blacksburg, VA 24061