Professor Jian-Bo Yang

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Position: Professor, Chair of Decision and System Sciences
Personal home page: http://personalpages.manchester.ac.uk/staff/jian-bo.yang/
Academic unit: Management Sciences and Marketing

Biography

Jian-Bo is Professor and Chair of Decision and System Sciences, and has conducted research throughout his career in the areas of evidential reasoning and probabilistic inference, multiple criteria decision analysis, data analytics, multiple objective optimisation, decision support systems, intelligent modelling, simulation and prediction, risk, safety and security analysis, performance analysis, new product development, production and resource management, etc.

As a principal investigator or co-investigator, he has been awarded 49 major research projects by various funding bodies in the UK, EU, China and USA, with a total value of over £3.78m, including 17 EPSRC and ESRC funded projects totalling £1.97m.

He has collaborated widely with many organisations in research and consultancy, and has published 177 journal papers, 4 books, 23 book chapters, 160 publications in conference proceedings, and many reports. He has also designed and developed several large software packages including a Windows-based Intelligent Decision System (IDS) for multiple criteria assessment.

Research Interests

Professor Yang has published four books and over 200 papers in journals and a similar number of papers in conferences.

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He teaches at all undergraduate and MSc/MBA levels:

First Year - Quantitative Methods for Management (module co-ordinator and lecturer)
Second Year - OR: Introduction to Linear Programming (module co-ordinator & lecturer)
Third Year - OR: Decision Analysis for Business and Management (module co-ordinator & lecturer)
MSc in Business Analytics - Risk, Performance and Decision Analysis
Part-time Executive MBA - Statistics and Decision Analysis for Management

Professor Yang has supervised many PhD and MPhil student research projects, a large number of MSc student dissertations, and lots of visiting scholars in recent years.

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Showing 265 publication(s)

2016

  • Li, Y. Z., Wu, Q. H., Jiang, L., Yang, J-B., & Xu, D-L. (2016). Optimal power system dispatch with wind power integrated using nonlinear interval optimization and evidential reasoning approach. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 31(3), 2246-2254. DOI: 10.1109/TPWRS.2015.2449667. Publication link: c78f4ad9-a4d4-4603-923c-8625880246a0
  • Sureeyatanapas, P., Bamford, D., & Yang, J-B. (2016). Variation of criteria weights for the assessment of corporate sustainability: a case study in sugar manufacturing. KKU Engineering Journal, 31(3), 135-145. . Publication link: 70456839-6906-493f-b646-350346a31f69
  • Yang, . G., Yang, J-B., Xu, D., & Khoveyni, . M. (2016). A Three-Stage Hybrid Approach for Weight Assignment in MADM. Omega (United Kingdom). . Publication link: 62bd4323-1221-48ac-9ab1-6b85c95514bc

2015

  • Zhu, W. D., Liu, F., Chen, Y-W., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., & Wang, D. P. (2015). Research project evaluation and selection: an evidential reasoning rule-based method for aggregating peer review information with reliabilities. Scientometrics, 105, 1469-1490. DOI: 10.1007/s11192-015-1770-8. Publication link: 65110983-82c0-4d28-b897-965d63bb68de
  • Xu, X. B., Zheng, J., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2015). Information fusion method for fault diagnosis based on evidential reasoning rule. Journal of Control Theory and Applications, 32, 1170-1182. . Publication link: 531d3b5f-547c-403d-a3f1-f281a8080be9
  • Torre, I. B., Riba, A., & Yang, J. B. (2015). Analytical tool adoption level: A case study based on an evidential reasoning approach”. International Journal of Transitions and Innovation Systems, 4(1/2), 22-42. . Publication link: 0431370f-e8dc-419a-b0fa-2f4c3711e061
  • Fu, C., Yang, J-B., & Yang, S. L. (2015). A group evidential reasoning approach based on expert reliability. European Journal of Operational Research, 246, 886-893. . Publication link: 1c0584f7-7dda-4099-9257-cb92ac5d7307
  • Zhou, Z. G., Liu, F., Li, L. L., Jiao, L. C., Zhou, Z. J., Yang, J. B., & Wang, Z. L. (2015). A cooperative belief rule based decision support system for lymph node metastasis diagnosis in gastric cancer. Knowledge-Based Systems, 85, 62-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.knosys.2015.04.019. Publication link: 197600fa-83e2-4032-879d-dbc224f23042
  • Kong, G. L., Xu, D. L., Yang, J. B., & Ma, X. M. (2015). Combined medical quality assessment using the evidential reasoning approach. Expert Systems with Applications, 42, 5522-5530. . Publication link: afaa44bf-19cb-46a5-bb9f-ebe408c74e5b
  • Liu, J. P., Liao, X. W., & Yang, J. B. (2015). A group decision-making approach based on evidential reasoning for multiple criteria sorting problem with uncertainty. European Journal of Operational Research, 246(3), 858-873. . Publication link: c9c4f153-aa56-454f-9cda-3efafd554077
  • Sureeyatanapas, P., Bamford, D., & Yang, J. B. (2015). Looking for the sweet spot in sustainability: a framework for corporate assessment in sugar manufacturing. Production Planning & Control, 26(13), 1128-1144. . Publication link: e6875600-7016-4899-b3f2-8d7799ed6042

2014

  • Liu, F., Zhu, W. D., Yang, J. B., & Wang, D. P. (2014). Research project evaluation and selection based on the evidential reasoning approach. In host publication.. Publication link: ee2869c4-0d31-409c-9bd0-87b80907d6c4
  • Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., & Cuzzolin, F. (Ed.) (2014). A study on generalising Bayesian inference to evidential reasoning. In Belief Function: Theory and Applications, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence. (pp. 180-189). Publication link: f09b7d25-301b-477b-a15a-08f50f4d6f68
  • Merigó, J. M., Casanovas, M., & Yang, J. B. (2014). Group decision making with expertons and uncertain generalized probabilistic weighted aggregation operators. European Journal of Operational Research, 235, 215-224. . Publication link: c1bbaff7-4a06-43ed-8d03-2738f69b4bf8
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2014). Interactive minimax optimisation for integrated performance analysis and resource planning. Computers & Operations Research, 46, 78-90. . Publication link: baafb7e0-6c87-4cac-97b8-41b46104c45b
  • Xu, D. L., Foster, C., Hu, Y., & Yang, J. B. (2014). Decision support system for evaluating impact of product carbon labelling scheme. Unknown Journal, 1(1), 1-16. . Publication link: 06beaae2-9473-46c2-80b3-465e4e7c1774
  • Savan, E. E., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., & Chen, Y. W. (2014). Bi-objective modelling approach for New Product Development using the Belief Rule-Based methodology: A case study from the pastry and confectionary specialties industry. In host publication.. Publication link: 4dbfe3b6-c8f9-4a32-8f80-71eb53c64941
  • Sureeyatanapas, P., Yang, J. B., & Bamford, D. (2014). Evaluation of Corporate Sustainability. Unknown Journal, 1(2), 176-194. . Publication link: 6052608e-99f5-4bf2-ae9b-0e3419257713
  • Rosales, L. S., Yang, J. B., & Chen, Y. W. (2014). Analysing delays and disruptions in Aircraft Heavy Maintenance. In host publication.. Publication link: 854689d7-ce06-4d10-8145-29097d5cdb7a
  • Khan, R., Yang, J. B., & Handl, J. (2014). Optimisation of inter-depot trunking with heterogeneous fleet and semi-trailer swap option. In host publication.. Publication link: 926e4d75-84e9-4dae-b920-6bf1b2f7270f
  • Barahona, I., Cavazosb, J., & Yang, J. B. (2014). Modelling the level of adoption of analytical tools. An implementation of multi-criteria evidential reasoning. Unknown Journal, 1(2), 1-23. . Publication link: 922d3f4d-89cb-4950-827a-ee8ab49d3bc6

2013

  • Zhou, M., Liu, X. B., Yang, J. B., & Fang, C. (2013). Group evidential reasoning approach for MADA under fuzziness and uncertainties. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 6(3), 423-441. . Publication link: 585abbe9-6b8e-40d1-8f02-fb0918c0dee4
  • Zhou, Z. G., Liu, F., Jiao, L. C., Zhou, Z. J., Yang, J. B., Gong, M. G., & Zhang, X. P. (2013). A bi-level belief rule based decision support system for diagnosis of lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer. Knowledge-Based Systems, 54, 128-136. . Publication link: 71e0f94e-7f1c-4ebd-abc6-7e0233fc6173
  • Yang, J. B., Savan, E. E., Xu, D. L., & Chen, Y. W. (2013). A genetic algorithm search heuristic for belief rule- based model-structure validation. In IEEE International Conference on Systems Man and Cybernetics Conference Proceedings. (pp. 1373-1378). Publication link: 73dad4c3-afe7-4793-9a69-79b56a6ac2bd
  • Li, B., Wang, H. W., Yang, J. B., & Guo, M. (2013). A belief-rule-based inference method for aggregate production planning under uncertainty. International Journal of Production Research, 51(1), 83-105. . Publication link: 2afd2cf3-6c4b-4f99-a23a-332ace4b70c8
  • Merigó, J. M., Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2013). Modelling the demand according to the decision makers attitude. In host publication.. Publication link: 3a86a549-2ff0-47cf-af08-21f5f1e2399f
  • Chen, Y., Chen, Y., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2013). Application of an intelligent decision system to assess students' academic performance in university early admission. In host publication.. Publication link: 420d1887-9c32-4812-9aae-2521787f026a
  • Taroun, A., & Yang, J. B. (2013). A DST-based approach for construction project risk analysis. Operational Research Society. Journal, 64(8), 1221-1230. . Publication link: 09823e19-6f44-4279-ab0c-c0e1f1b2a646
  • Sureeyatanapas, P., Bamford, D., & Yang, J. B. (2013). The derivation of weights for sustainability criteria: a framework for corporate assessment in sugar manufacturing. In host publication.. Publication link: 1dda697f-ef4b-4475-ac8a-384038823cf3
  • Yang, G. L., Yang, J-B., Liu, W. B., & Li, X. X. (2013). Cross-efficiency Aggregation in DEA Models using the Evidential-Reasoning Approach. European Journal of Operational Research, 231(2), 393-404. . Publication link: d23507c2-9011-4a44-96e2-987397fb9179
  • Merigó, J. M., Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2013). Decision making with fuzzy moving averages and OWA operators. In host publication.. Publication link: be7c04e3-3c15-4d0a-9848-1dc80480393b
  • Chen, Y. W., Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2013). Uncertain nonlinear system modelling and identification using belief rule-based systems. In host publication.. Publication link: ee06938a-9ada-4246-8ddb-4f2c96530916
  • Yang, J. B., Merigo, J. M., & Xu, D. L. (2013). Supply analysis and aggregation systems. In IEEE International Conference on Systems Man and Cybernetics Conference Proceedings. (pp. 97-102). Publication link: efd23531-9f19-4a2b-9bc9-fb44cab2cc60
  • Savan, E. E., Chen, Y. W., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2013). Multi-objective modelling and simulation in new product development (NPD) using the belief rule-based (BRB) methodology. In host publication.. Publication link: dc9c0cca-de23-41e3-a091-21f7abf1edf3
  • Merigó, J. M., & Yang, J. B. (2013). A bibliometric analysis of operations research & management science. In host publication.. Publication link: d9bec54d-6c9a-403f-ad3c-d5f955ec07ec

2012

  • Kong, G., Xu, D. L., Body, R., Yang, J. B., MacKway-Jones, K., & Carley, S. (2012). A belief rule-based decision support system for clinical risk assessment of cardiac chest pain. European Journal of Operational Research, 219(3), 564-573. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2011.10.044. Publication link: 541a9b9d-088a-4522-9938-b4c7cfd601ad
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2012). Interactive multiple objective linear programming for performance planning. In host publication.. Publication link: 7a215ee9-a93a-4261-a131-0eeab7d30971
  • Tan, D. W., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2012). Different attribute aggregation patterns in Multiple Attribute Decision Making. In host publication.. Publication link: 8ed97adf-4f5d-48e3-ba79-859c67aa4ff7
  • Chen, Y. W., Poon, S. H., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., Zhang, D., & Acomb, S. (2012). Belief rule-based system for portfolio optimisation with nonlinear cash-flows and constraints. European Journal of Operational Research, 223(3), 775-784. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2012.07.008. Publication link: f002ac11-b181-432e-82be-bf28deffe682
  • Yang, G. L., Li, X. X., Meng, W., & Yang, J-B. (2012). Customer Satisfaction Survey Based on the Evidential Reasoning Approach with Belief Intervals. Unknown Journal, 26(1), 27-34. . Publication link: f3caa8ca-061d-4828-819e-8cd8d9667372
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2012). Introduction to a new evidential reasoning rule for decision analysis. In host publication.. Publication link: d2e61f76-eb40-4f8a-9b86-48484e7880e7
  • Tang, D. W., Yang, J. B., Bamford, D., Xu, D. L., Waugh, M., Bamford, J., & Zhang, S. L. (2012). The evidential reasoning approach for risk management in large enterprises. International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems, 20(1), 17-30. . Publication link: c6153089-d2b3-489a-9a7e-26b9e3b51720

2011

  • Xu, D. L., Chen, Y-W., Yang, S. L., & Yang, J-B. (2011). Complex system modelling using belief rule based (BRB) systems. In host publication.. Publication link: d4c48af7-f4e9-4c62-ba15-2fb5305c25d8
  • Taroun, A., & Yang, J. B. (2011). Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence: potential usage for decision making and risk analysis in construction project management. Journal of the Built and Human Environment Review, 4(1), 155-166. . Publication link: e1b085e8-579d-48e9-b8ab-b3211fab5833
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2011). Evidence based decision analysis and support. In IEEE SSCI 2011 - Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - CICA 2011 - 2011 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Control and Automation|IEEE SSCI - Symp. Ser. Comput. Intell. - CICA - IEEE Symp. Comput. Intell. Control Autom.. (pp. 131-136). DOI: 10.1109/CICA.2011.5945764. Publication link: e0d05581-4e78-44ff-9d42-cfa8b166086e
  • Tang, D., Yang, J. B., Chin, K. S., Wong, Z. S. Y., & Liu, X. (2011). A methodology to generate a belief rule base for customer perception risk analysis in new product development. Expert Systems with Applications, 38(5), 5373-5383. DOI: 10.1016/j.eswa.2010.10.018. Publication link: ba15182b-26df-4630-b26e-c82ad1d8b14c
  • Tang, D. W., Xu, D. L., Yang, S. L., & Yang, J-B. (2011). Evaluation based resource allocation to improve security in container line supply chain. In host publication.. Publication link: b7603bea-bcfa-4ae6-b237-b509b57f3966
  • Tang, D. W., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., Bamford, D., Waugh, M., Bamford, J., & Zhang, S. L. (2011). Application of the ER approach to risk management in national health service in UK. In host publication.. Publication link: cd93ef41-d797-4645-8572-0fb54e55e1aa
  • Xu, D. L., Ruan, D., & Yang, J. B. (2011). Supporting nuclear safety culture assessment using Intelligent Decision System software. In IEEE SSCI 2011 - Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - MCDM 2011: 2011 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Multicriteria Decision-Making|IEEE SSCI - Symp. Ser. Comput. Intell. - IEEE Symp. Comput. Intell. Multicriteria Decis.-Mak., MCDM. (pp. 67-72). DOI: 10.1109/SMDCM.2011.5949281. Publication link: cfde4a35-e6f4-4d9a-a8c7-1ef59ada17be
  • Yang, J. B., Zhou, Z. J., Hu, C. H., & Xu, D. L. (2011). Belief Rule Base Expert Systems and Complex System Modelling. (1 ed.) (ISBN 978-7-00-000000-0). Beijing: Science Publisher.. Publication link: 36a3cf81-e78e-4d3f-a471-956714f2a360
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2011). Introduction to the ER rule for evidence combination. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|Lect. Notes Comput. Sci.. (1 ed., Vol. 7027, pp. 7-15). Springer Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24918-1_2. Publication link: 36e8a147-23b1-4549-ab2b-7f44657dd31d
  • Taroun, A., Yang, J. B., & Lowe, D. (2011). Construction Risk Modeling and Assessment: Insights from a Literature Review. Journal of the Built and Human Environment Review, 4(1), 87-97. . Publication link: 2cb85d11-86de-4645-988a-e7092c827eb2
  • Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., Xie, X., & Maddulapalli, A. K. (2011). Multicriteria evidential reasoning decision modelling and analysisprioritizing voices of customer. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 62(9), 1638-1654. DOI: 10.1057/jors.2010.118. Publication link: 78b28de4-8fa2-4de9-b005-7168d95422ef
  • Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., Xie, X. L., & Maddulapalli, A. K. (2011). Multicriteria evidential reasoning decision modelling and analysis—prioritizing voices of customer. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 62(9), 1638-1654. . Publication link: 70e0a5c0-0fd9-478f-b679-04ad23bc3036
  • Zhou, Z. J., Hu, C. H., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., & Zhou, D. H. (2011). Online updating belief-rule-base using the RIMER approach. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems & Humans, 41(6), 1225-1243. [5771132]. DOI: 10.1109/TSMCA.2011.2147312. Publication link: 6f151f0c-1925-4606-bae0-1468968be7d7
  • Maddulapalli, A. K., Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2011). Estimation, modelling, and aggregation of missing survey data for prioritizing customer voices. In host publication.. Publication link: 57874b67-7cb1-4081-81b6-b8b8bae6a93f
  • Hu, C. H., Si, X. S., Yang, J. B., & Zhou, Z. J. (2011). Online updating with a probability-based prediction model using expectation maximization algorithm for reliability forecasting. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems & Humans, 41(6), 1268-1277. [5771605]. DOI: 10.1109/TSMCA.2011.2147304. Publication link: 661c4ae7-b32e-4f9f-8775-2580149ec95b
  • Tang, D. W., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2011). Different aggregation patterns in multi criteria decision making with application in security evaluation for container supply chains. In host publication.. Publication link: 82076171-eb49-41a5-8041-72bbb18cccea
  • Zhou, Z. J., Hu, C. H., Xu, D. L., Yang, J. B., & Zhou, D. H. (2011). Bayesian reasoning approach based recursive algorithm for online updating belief rule based expert system of pipeline leak detection. Expert Systems with Applications, 38(4), 3937-3943. DOI: 10.1016/j.eswa.2010.09.055. Publication link: a4a170d9-3133-4514-ab13-e357646323a2

2010

  • Xie, X., Yang, J. B., Xu, D. L., Maddulapalli, A. K., & Yang, Q. (2010). Uncertainty and preference modelling for multiple criteria vehicle evaluation. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 3(6), 688-708. DOI: 10.2991/ijcis.2010.3.6.1. Publication link: 0292d1e0-9eb2-49cc-820e-5a2d3fe5b479
  • Xu, D. L., & Yang, J-B. (2010). Business Innovation Assessment and Improvement - Supported by Intelligent Decision System. In host publication.. Publication link: 505737d6-adef-408c-800b-baa75225daa9
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2010). Hybrid minimax reference point – DEA approach for integrated bank performance assessment and planning. In host publication.. Publication link: 93dd0fe1-334e-4464-a706-9f424de4ae0d
  • Yang, J. B. (2010). An innovative deployment of D-S theory of evidence within a MCDA framework fro better risk assessment in construction industry. In host publication.. Publication link: 9bbacb43-eb3d-419a-a921-7cde2a2ea6bf
  • Zhou, M., Liu, X. B., & Yang, J. B. (2010). Evidential reasoning-based nonlinear programming model for MCDA under fuzzy weights and utilities. International Journal of Intelligent Systems, 25(1), 31-58. DOI: 10.1002/int.20387. Publication link: a4433b21-0824-424f-838c-37baa3463423
  • Chen, Y. W., Xu, D. L., Tang, D. W., & Yang, J. B. (2010). Fire and explosion safety assessment of container line supply chain. In host publication.. Publication link: 78cabed5-e2c2-416c-8464-f1bab3a44bcd
  • Chen, Y. W., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2010). Effective learning of belief rule based systems with sequential linear programming. In host publication.. Publication link: 7cb7d4ab-defe-4946-9745-94e43e6f075f
  • Yang, J. B., Tang, D. W., Xu, D. L., & Chin, K. S. (2010). Project risk modelling and assessment in new product development. 2010 GM Workshop and Symposium on the Art and Science of Product Development, Bangalore, India, .. Publication link: d30252b6-b899-4626-9ed4-714e3bfd088b
  • Tang, D. W., Xu, L., Yang, J. B., & Chen, Y. W. (2010). A model for security evaluation of a port storage area against theft in a Container Line Supply Chain. In host publication.. Publication link: e2d2dd0c-16db-434d-a577-0f92473a198a
  • Yang, J. B., & Xu, D. L. (2010). The evidential reasoning approach for evidence based evaluation and decision. In host publication.. Publication link: d0d3e027-d883-4479-b2e5-637f34d81de7
  • Yang, J. B., Wong, B. Y. H., Xu, D. L., Liu, X. B., & Steuer, R. E. (2010). Integrated bank performance assessment and management planning using hybrid minimax reference point - DEA approach. European Journal of Operational Research, 207(3), 1506-1518. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2010.07.001. Publication link: becfd908-abb4-44be-a658-fab5df1eed7d
  • Liu, X. B., Pei, F., Yang, J. B., & Yang, S. L. (2010). An MAGDM approach combining numerical values with uncertain linguistic information and its application in evaluation of R&D projects. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 3(5), 575-589. . Publication link: b4c884fa-1823-49f5-8266-be5f1ee3a38d

2009

  • Xu, D. L., Xie, X. L., Yang, J. B., & Maddulapalli, A. K. (2009). Prioritising voice of customer by multicriteria analysis and evidential reasoning. In host publication.. Publication link: bb274d96-d609-4f01-b206-5cbf13f40eb3
  • Yang, J. B., Wong, B. Y. H., Xu, D. L., & Stewart, T. J. (2009). Integrating DEA-oriented performance assessment and target setting using interactive MOLP methods. European Journal of Operational Research, 195(1), 205-222. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2008.01.013. Publication link: a79b074f-f141-4cfd-99e0-59e7fa5dec7d
  • Kong, G. L., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2009). An evidence-adaptive belief rule-based clinical decision support system for clinical risk assessment in emergency care. In host publication.. Publication link: a65ba20f-2bfa-4364-bbad-3daf5aa36a72
  • Zhou, M., Liu, X. B., & Yang, J. B. (2009). Organisational R&D project performance assessment based on the enhanced evidential reasoning approach. Journal of Hefei University of Technology, 32(8). . Publication link: b6ca45f9-a91d-4572-82bb-ea0aeea47bc9
  • Chin, K. S., Tang, D. W., Yang, J. B., Wong, S. Y., & Wang, H. (2009). Assessing new product development project risk by Bayesian network with a systematic probability generation methodology. Expert Systems with Applications, 36(6), 9879-9890. DOI: 10.1016/j.eswa.2009.02.019. Publication link: f0c84c88-7fc7-4743-a9d4-ae05387f7785
  • Luque, M., Yang, J. B., & Wong, B. Y. H. (2009). PROJECT method for multiobjective optimization based on gradient projection and reference points. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems & Humans, 39(4), 864-879. DOI: 10.1109/TSMCA.2009.2019855. Publication link: e5008440-37dc-4158-853f-41d5c8169ebb
  • Yang, J. B. (2009). Belief rule based system modelling, simulation and optimisation via evidential reasoning. In host publication.. Publication link: 3e351d33-c78b-4176-8148-e58b4ee6768e
  • Guo, M., Yang, J. B., Chin, K. S., Wang, H. W., & Liu, X. B. (2009). Evidential reasoning approach for multiattribute decision analysis under both fuzzy and Interval uncertainty. IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, 17(3), 683-697. DOI: 10.1109/TFUZZ.2008.928599. Publication link: 42a83ef4-c6d0-498e-a395-ac9eefc449e2
  • Yang, J. B., Tang, D. W., Xu, D. L., & Chin, K. S. (2009). Project rick modelling and assessment in new product development. In Product Research – The Art and Science Behind Successful Product Launches. (pp. 259-269). London, New York: Springer Verlag. . Publication link: 90529ee2-2d0e-454a-a6a9-5618b1dfaf60
  • Abdel-Meguid, A., Chin, K. S., Wang, Y. M., Yang, J. B., & Gary Poon, K. K. (2009). An evidential reasoning based approach for quality function deployment under uncertainty. Expert Systems with Applications, 36(3), 5684-5694. DOI: 10.1016/j.eswa.2008.06.104. Publication link: 78a16eaf-8638-4307-8ba9-ee2826577c28
  • Xu, D. L., Foster, C., & Yang, J. B. (2009). Impact assessment of product carbon labelling – A comparison study among different product groups. In host publication.. Publication link: 651a1c49-481d-4cd8-8800-9110e44ca712
  • Ren, J., Jenkinson, I., Wang, J., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2009). An offshore risk analysis method using fuzzy Bayesian network. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 131(4), 1-12. DOI: 10.1115/1.3124123. Publication link: 6723d93a-140c-4981-9ede-d2df14c4554b

2008

  • Ren, J., Jenkinson, I., Wang, J., Xu, D. L., & Yang, J. B. (2008). A methodology to model causal relationships on offshore safety assessment focusing on human and organizational factors. Journal of Safety Research, 39(1), 87-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsr.2007.09.009. Publication link: b47ed273-6650-4d93-8133-01bfb60c0e3b
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  • Yang, J-B., Xu, D-L., Carle, B., Hardeman, F., & Ruan, D. (2008). Application of intelligent decision system to nuclear waste depository option analysis. International Journal of Nuclear Governance, Economy and Ecology, 2(2), 146-165. DOI: 10.1504/IJNGEE.2008.018333. Publication link: eff562cf-daa5-4ee0-9da8-6d0a78d49430
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2007

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2006

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2005

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2004

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2002

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