David D. Yao

  • Columbia University, New York City, USA

According to our database1, David D. Yao authored at least 79 papers between 1984 and 2021.

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IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow 1998, "For contributions to the studies of the mathematical structures and control of discrete -event systems and related manufacturing applications.".



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Diffusion Approximation for Fair Resource Control - Interchange of Limits Under a Moment Condition.
Math. Oper. Res., 2021

Length-of-Stay Prediction for Pediatric Patients With Respiratory Diseases Using Decision Tree Methods.
IEEE J. Biomed. Health Informatics, 2020

A Dynamic Network Model of Interbank Lending - Systemic Risk and Liquidity Provisioning.
Math. Oper. Res., 2020

Technical Note - On the Optimality of Reflection Control.
Oper. Res., 2020

Data and Risk Analytics for Production Planning.
Found. Trends Technol. Inf. Oper. Manag., 2019

On the Optimality of Reflection Control, with Production-Inventory Applications.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2017

Production with Risk Hedging - Optimal Policy and Efficient Frontier.
Oper. Res., 2017

Integrated Production Planning and Risk Hedging.
Found. Trends Technol. Inf. Oper. Manag., 2017

Diffusion Limit of Fair Resource Control - Stationarity and Interchange of Limits.
Math. Oper. Res., 2016

An Optimization View of Financial Systemic Risk Modeling: Network Effect and Market Liquidity Effect.
Oper. Res., 2016

Liability Concentration and Systemic Losses in Financial Networks.
Oper. Res., 2016

Interchange of limits in heavy traffic analysis under a moment condition.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2013

Asymptotics of a class of resource planning problems.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2013

A Stochastic Network Under Proportional Fair Resource Control - Diffusion Limit with Multiple Bottlenecks.
Oper. Res., 2012

Diffusion limit of a two-class network: stationary distributions and interchange of limits.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2010

Utility-Maximizing Resource Control: Diffusion Limit and Asymptotic Optimality for a Two-Bottleneck Model.
Oper. Res., 2010

Separated Continuous Conic Programming: Strong Duality and an Approximation Algorithm.
SIAM J. Control. Optim., 2009

Heavy-Traffic Optimality of a Stochastic Network Under Utility-Maximizing Resource Allocation.
Oper. Res., 2008

The Stochastic Knapsack Revisited: Switch-Over Policies and Dynamic Pricing.
Oper. Res., 2008

Asymptotic optimality of threshold control in a stochastic network based on a fixed-point approximation.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2006

Tracking a Financial Benchmark Using a Few Assets.
Oper. Res., 2006

Fluid modeling of pollution proliferation in P2P networks.
Proceedings of the Joint International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer Systems, 2006

Optimal peer selection for P2P downloading and streaming.
Proceedings of the INFOCOM 2005. 24th Annual Joint Conference of the IEEE Computer and Communications Societies, 2005

Control and pricing in stochastic networks with concurrent resource occupancy.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2004

Two optimal peer selection problems.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 2004

Stochastic Linear-Quadratic Control via Primal-Dual Semidefinite Programming.
SIAM Rev., 2004

Analysis and Optimization of a Multistage Inventory-Queue System.
Manag. Sci., 2004

Optimal control of a fluid network with side constraints.
IEEE Trans. Autom. Control., 2003

Order Fill Rate, Leadtime Variability, and Advance Demand Information in an Assemble-to-Order System.
Oper. Res., 2003

Inventory-Service Optimization in Configure-to-Order Systems.
Manuf. Serv. Oper. Manag., 2002

Performance Analysis and Optimization of Assemble-to-Order Systems with Random Lead Times.
Oper. Res., 2002

Brownian Approximations of Multiclass Open-Queueing Networks.
Oper. Res., 2002

Dynamic Scheduling via Polymatroid Optimization.
Proceedings of the Performance Evaluation of Complex Systems: Techniques and Tools, 2002

A primal-dual semi-definite programming approach to linear quadratic control.
IEEE Trans. Autom. Control., 2001

Stochastic Linear-Quadratic Control via Semidefinite Programming.
SIAM J. Control. Optim., 2001

Optimal Replenishment and Rework with Multiple Unreliable Supply Sources.
Oper. Res., 2001

A Supply Network Model with Base-Stock Control and Service Requirements.
Oper. Res., 2000

Extended-Enterprise Supply-Chain Management at IBM Personal Systems Group and Other Divisions.
Interfaces, 2000

Coordinated quality control in a two-stage system.
IEEE Trans. Autom. Control., 1999

The impact of job arrival patterns on parallel scheduling.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 1999

Web traffic modeling and Web server performance analysis.
SIGMETRICS Perform. Evaluation Rev., 1999

Analysis of Job Arrival Patterns and Parallel Scheduling Performance.
Perform. Evaluation, 1999

Sequential Inspection Under Capacity Constraints.
Oper. Res., 1999

Sequential quality control in batch manufacturing.
Ann. Oper. Res., 1999

Quality Control for Products Supplied with Warranty.
Oper. Res., 1998

Coordinated Production and Inspection in a Tandem System.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1997

Structured buffer-allocation problems.
Discret. Event Dyn. Syst., 1996

<i>S</i>-modular games, with queueing applications.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1995

Editorial introduction.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1995

Scheduling semiconductor lines using a fluid network model.
IEEE Trans. Robotics Autom., 1994

Control and scheduling in a two-station queueing network: Optimal policies and heuristics.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1994

Optimal Task Scheduling on Distributed Parallel Processors.
Perform. Evaluation, 1994

Monotone Optimal Control of Permutable GSMPs.
Math. Oper. Res., 1994

Book review: Stochastic models of manufacturing systems - J. A. Buzacott and J. G. Shanthikumar (Prentice Hall, 1993; xxii + 553. ISBN-0-13-847567-9.
Discret. Event Dyn. Syst., 1994

Optimal control of a simple assembly system.
Oper. Res. Lett., 1993

Rearrangement, Majorization and Stochastic Scheduling.
Math. Oper. Res., 1993

Dynamic Scheduling of a Multiclass Fluid Network.
Oper. Res., 1993

Tandem queues with general blocking: A unified model and comparison results.
Discret. Event Dyn. Syst., 1993

Generalized Semi-Markov Processes: Antimatroid Structure and Second-Order Properties.
Math. Oper. Res., 1992

Monotonicity in Generalized Semi-Markov Processes.
Math. Oper. Res., 1992

On Wolff's Pasta Martingale.
Oper. Res., 1992

Multiclass Queueing Systems: Polymatroidal Structure and Optimal Scheduling Control.
Oper. Res., 1992

A Fluid Model for Systems with Random Disruptions.
Oper. Res., 1992

Optimal Load Balancing and Scheduling in a Distributed Computer System.
J. ACM, 1991

Algebraic structure of some stochastic discrete event systems, with applications.
Discret. Event Dyn. Syst., 1991

Optimal scheduling control of a flexible machine.
IEEE Trans. Robotics Autom., 1990

Monotonicity properties for the stochastic knapsack.
IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, 1990

Stochastic Bounds for Queueing Systems with Limited Service Schedules.
Perform. Evaluation, 1989

Throughput Bounds for Closed Queueing Networks with Queue-Dependent Service Rates.
Perform. Evaluation, 1988

Second-Order Properties of the Throughput of a Closed Queueing Network.
Math. Oper. Res., 1988

On Server Allocation in Multiple Center Manufacturing Systems.
Oper. Res., 1988

Comparing Ordered-Entry Queues with Heterogeneous Servers.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1987

Modeling a Class of Flexible Manufacturing Systems with Reversible Routing.
Oper. Res., 1987

The Arrangement of Servers in an Ordered-Entry System.
Oper. Res., 1987

Stochastic Monotonicity of the Queue Lengths in Closed Queueing Networks.
Oper. Res., 1987

Optimal periodic run quantities for a set of cells under joint setup.
Proceedings of the 1987 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, March 31, 1987

On Queueing Network Models of Flexible Manufacturing Systems.
Queueing Syst. Theory Appl., 1986

Refining the Diffusion Approximation for the <i>M</i>/<i>G</i>/<i>m</i> Queue.
Oper. Res., 1985

Representations of connectives in fuzzy reasoning: The view through normal forms.
IEEE Trans. Syst. Man Cybern., 1984