Photo Jian-Qiang (J.Q.) Hu, Associate Professor

Courses | Research Interests | Publications | Curriculum Vitae

Manufacturing Engineering
Boston University
15 St. Mary’s Street
Brookline, MA 02446
Tel: (617) 353-9696
Fax: (617) 353-5548

  Research Interests
  1. Optical Communication Networks: interested in various issues in the design of optical networks, such as traffic routing and grooming, wavelength assignment, lightpath setup, optical amplifier placement, ring vs. mesh, circuit protection and diverse routing.

  2. Traffic Enginnering and QoS in Communication Networks

  3. Discrete Event Dynamic Systems

  4. Queueing Networks

  5. Flexible Manufacturing and Production Systems

  Selected Publications
  Curriculum Vitae
  • Education
    • Harvard University, Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, 1990.
    • Harvard University, S.M., Applied Mathematics, 1987.
    • Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R.China, S.B., Applied Mathematics, 1985.

  • Honors and Awards
    1998 Outstanding Simulation Publication Award, INFORMS College on Simulation, Conditional Monte Carlo: Gradient Estimation and Optimization Applications (co-authored with M.C. Fu).

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