Liu Hanlin
Assistant Professor

Dr. Hanlin Liu joined Southern University of Science and Technology in 2020 as an assistant professor. Currently, his research interests lie in operations management field focused on cooperative game theory, service and healthcare operations, sharing economy etc.

Research Interest

Cooperative games and its applications; Service and queueing systems; Sharing economy etc.

Working Experience

2018-2020, Postdoc Researcher, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Minnesota. Advisor: Saif Benjaafar


  1. Price-Directed Cost Sharing and Demand Allocation among Service Providers with Multiple Demand Sources and Multiple Facilities (with Saif Benjaafar, Huihui Wang, Yimin Yu), forthcoming in Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
  2. Dimensioning On-Demand Vehicle Sharing Systems (with Saif Benjaafar, Shining Wu), under major revision in Management Science, available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract= 3535577
  3. Cooperative Games with Polymatroid Optimization and Applications in Multiclass Queueing Systems (with Yimin Yu), working paper,available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3105412
  4. Market Design for Multi-Hospital Kidney Exchange (with Yimin Yu), working in progress