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Researcher: Du, Y (Dr Bill Du)

Fields of Research

Transportation and Freight Services
Transport Economics
Operations Research

Research Objectives

International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Port Infrastructure and Management
Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transport Activities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A feedback procedure for robust berth allocation with stochastic vessel delays; 8th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (WCICA 2010)
Berth allocation considering fuel consumption and vessel emissions; Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review
Berth and quay-crane allocation problem considering fuel consumption and emissions from vessels; Computers & Industrial Engineering
Berth scheduling problem considering traffic limitations in the navigation channel; Sustainability
Budgeting fuel consumption of container ship over round-trip voyage through robust optimization; Transportation Research Record
Bunker procurement planning for container liner shipping companies: Multistage stochastic programming approach; Transportation Research Record
Collaborative emergency berth scheduling based on decentralized decision and price mechanism; Annals of Operations Research
Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets; Maritime Policy and Management
Evaluating the solution performance of IP and CP for berth allocation with time-varying water depth; Transportation Review. Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review
Impact analysis of the traffic convoy system and toll pricing policy of the Suez Canal on the operations of a liner containership over a long-haul voyage; International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics
Liner container seasonal shipping revenue management; Transportation Research. Part B: Methodological
Mathematically calculating the transit time of cargo through a liner shipping network with various trans-shipment policies; Maritime Policy and Management
Modeling the impacts of tides and the virtual arrival policy in berth allocation; Transportation Science
Service-oriented berth allocation and quay crane assignment; Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Shipping log data based container ship fuel efficiency modeling; Transportation Research Part B: Methodological
Supply chain cost minimization by collaboration between liner shipping companies and port operators; Transportation Journal

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision