Bintong Chen

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Phone: (302) 831-2756

Email: bchen@udel.edu

Office: 358 Purnell Hall

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • Chen's cross-disciplinary expertise includes knowledge of both business management practices and systems engineering. Chen holds dual appointments in UD's Lerner College of Business and College of Engineering.
  • Research interests include modeling of operations, transportation logistics and supply chains.
  • Has consulted for companies in diverse industries including: fashion (Nordstrom, Inc.); utilities (Cascade Natural Gas Corporaton); agriculture (North West Dairy Farm); telecommunications (AT&T) and transportation (Burlington North Railroad). Consulting work centers on improving management of inventory and customer service, improving processes and efficient scheduling (arrivals and departures of trains).
  • Also studies game theory.

Curriculum Vitae:
http://www.ce.udel.edu/directories/CVs/117-Chen-Bintong.pdf

Web Site:
http://www.ce.udel.edu/directories/profiles.html?bchen

Titles:
Associate Dean, Lerner College of Business & Economics
Professor, Business Administration

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Keywords:
operations, supply chain, game theory, engineering