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Xie, Xiaolei,Associate Professor

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Name:Xie, Xiaolei Phone: +86-10-6278-2501 E-mail:Send email Fax: +86-10-6279-4399 Address:614 Shunde Building Homepage: http://www.ie.tsinghua.edu.cn/~xxie

Biography

Dr. Xiaolei Xie is an associate professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering in May 2014 from University of Wisconsin, Madison. His research focuses on improving healthcare system and production system using Industrial Engineering approaches, which emphasizes the translational impact through effective collaboration with involved practitioners. His research aims at providing insights and uncovering fundamental rules that reside in healthcare, production and other service systems with similar problem structures.

Honors and Awards

Second-class Distinguished Class Supervisor of Tsinghua University (2017)
Outstanding Performance Award (Department Level), Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University (2016,2017)
Beijing Excellent Talent Scholarship (2015)
SMDM International Travel Scholarship (2015)
Selected Participant of INFORMS New Faculty Colloquium (2014)
Rea C & David H Gustafson Scholarship, ISyE Dept at UW-Madison (2013)
BP Energy Research Award (2011)

Educational Background

Ph.D. Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2014
M.S.Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2009
B.S.Mechanical Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, 2008

Employment History

Associate Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2017/12-present
Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2014/07-2017-12
Research Intern, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic, 2012/05-2012/08

Courses

Introduction to Healthcare Systems Engineering
Undergraduate IE Practice
Automation and Production Systems
Manufacturing in China
Introduction to Manufacturing Engineering

Research Interests

Stochastic models in healthcare and production systems
Data analytics in healthcare
Data-driven health policy and intervention studies

Research Projects

PI:
2015-2016, Beijing Excellent Talent Scholarship, Continuous improvement and resource allocation optimization of Beijing tertiary referral hospitals
2015-present, National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China, Topics in Healthcare systems engineering and data analytics
2016-2018, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), Advanced analytics in hospital rapid response system
2016-2017, Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute-Waveguider Joint Research Center, CGM-based data analytics and health intervention studies of diabetes

CO-PI:
2015-2019, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), Medical and health data analytics and decision-making,

 Publications

 Published Book:

  1. "Stochastic Modeling and Data Analytics in Healthcare Delivery Systems". Edited by Jingshan Li, Nan Kong and Xiaolei Xie, World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 978-981-3220-84-3 (hardcover)

 Refereed Journal Papers:

  1. Liu, R., Tao, Y., Xie, X.* (2018), "An Adaptive Large Neighborhood Search Heuristic for the Vehicle Routing Problem With Time Windows and Synchronized Visits," Computer and Operations Research, accepted.

  2.  Cui, L., Xie, X.*, Shen, Z., Lu, R., Wang, H. (2018), "Prediction of Healthcare Resources Utilization Using Multioutput Regression Models," IISE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, accepted.

  3.  Cui, L., Xie, X.*, Shen, Z. (2018), "Prediction Task Guided Representation Learning of Medical Codes in EHR," Journal of Biomedical Informatics, DOI: 10.1016/j.jbi.2018.06.013

  4.  Pang, B., Xie, X.*, Song, Y., Luo, L., Gong, R. (2018), "Surgery Scheduling under Case Cancellation and Surgery Duration Uncertainty," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.1109/TASE.2018.2834486

  5. Li, X., Liu, D., Geng, N., Xie, X.* (2018), "Optimal ICU Admission Control with Premature Discharge," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.1109/TASE.2018.2827664

  6.  Yang, J., Li, L., Shi, Y., Xie, X.* (2018), "An ARIMA Model With Adaptive Orders for Predicting Blood Glucose Concentrations and Hypoglycemia," IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2018.2840690

  7.  Zeng, Z., Xie, X., Menaker, H., Sanford-Ring, S.G., Li, J., (2018), "Performance Evaluation of Operating Room Schedules in Orthopedic Surgery," Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, 30(1-2), pp.198-223.

  8.  Xie, X., He, T., Kang, J., Siscovick, D.S., Li, Y. and Pagán, J.A. (2018), "Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Intensive Hypertension Control in China," Preventive medicine, 111, pp.110-114.

  9.  Liu, R., Xie, X.*, Yu, K. and Hu, Q. (2018) "A survey on Simulation Optimization for the Manufacturing System Operation. International Journal of Modelling and Simulation, 38(2), pp.116-127.

  10. Chen, N., Wang, M., Xie, X.*, Zheng, L., Swartz, C. H. (2018), "Modeling and Analysis of the Waiting Time of Rapid Response Process in Acute Care," IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 3(1), 336-343.

  11.  Xie, X., Xing, J., Kong, N., Li, C., Li, J., Zhang, S. (2018), "Improving Colorectal Polyp Classification based on Physical Examination Data-An Ensemble Learning Approach," IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 3(1), 434-442.

  12.  Yu, K., Xie, X.*, Luo, L., Gong, R. (2017), "Contributing Factors of Elective Surgical Case Cancellation: A Retrospective Cross-sectional Study at a Single-site Hospital," BMC Surgery, 17(1), 100.

  13.  Su, W., Xie, X.*, Li, J., Zheng, L., Feng, S. C. (2017), "Reducing Energy Consumption in Serial Production Lines with Bernoulli Reliability Machines," International Journal of Production Research, 55(24), 7356-7379.

  14.  Liu, R., Tao, Y., Hu, Q., Xie, X.* (2017), "Simulation-based Optimisation Approach for the Stochastic Two-echelon Logistics Problem," International Journal of Production Research, 55(1), 187-201.

  15.   Su, W., Xie, X.*, Li, J., Zheng, L. (2016), "Improving Energy Efficiency in Bernoulli Serial Lines: An Integrated Model," International Journal of Production Research, 54(11), 3414-3428.

  16.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., Dong, Y., DePriest, P. (2016), "Modeling and Analysis of Ward Patient Rescue Process on the Hospital Floor," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 13(2), 514-528.

  17.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., DePriest, P. (2014), "Improving Response-time Performance in Acute Care Delivery: A Systems Approach," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 11(4), 1240-1249.

  18.  Xie, X., Li, J. (2012), "Modeling, Analysis and Continuous Improvement of Food Production Systems: A Case Study at a Meat Shaving and Packaging Line," Journal of Food Engineering, 113(2), 344-350.

  19.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., DePriest, P. (2012), "Modeling and Analysis of Rapid Response Process to Improve Patient Safety in Acute Care," IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 9(2), 215-225.

 Refereed Conference Papers:

  1.  Fan, Z., Xie, X., Sanchez, R., Zhong, X., (2018) "Appointment Capacity Planning with Overbooking for Specialty Clinics with Patient No-Shows," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  2.  Feng, Y., Min, X., Chen, N., Chen, H., Xie, X., Wang, H. and Chen, T., (2017), "Patient Outcome Prediction via Convolutional Neural Networks Based on Multi-granularity Medical Concept Embedding," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine.

  3.  He, L., Xie, X., Liu, H., Li, B. (2017), "How Out-of-pocket Ratio Influences Readmission: An Analysis based on Front Sheet of Inpatient Medical Record," Proceedings of the International Conference for Smart Health.

  4. Su, W., Xie, X., Li, J., Zheng, L. (2016), "An Energy and Productivity Optimization Model in Bernoulli Serial Lines," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  5.  Min, X., Xie, X., Wang, H., Chen, N., Chen, T. (2016), "Medical Concepts Embedding and Visualization," Proceedings of the 6th Annual Translational Bioinformatics Conference

  6.  Xie, X., Zeng, Z., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., DePriest, P. (2015), "Analysis of Multi-patient Rapid Response Processes: An Iterative Approach," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  7.  Zeng, Z., Xie, X., Li, J., Menaker, H., Sanford-Ring, S. G. (2014), "An Analytical Model for Performance Evaluation of Operating Room Schedules in Orthopedic Surgery," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  8.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., Dong, Y. (2013), "Modeling and Analysis of Hospital Inpatient Rescue Process: A Markov Chain Approach," Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  9.  Zeng, Z., Xie, X., Zhong, X., Li, J., Liegel, B. A., Sanford-Ring, S. (2013), "Simulation Modeling of Hospital Discharge Process," Proceedings of IISE Annual Conference.

  10.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., DePriest, P. (2012), "Improving Rapid Response Operations in Acute Care Delivery-part I: System Modeling and Performance Evaluation," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  11.  Xie, X., Li, J., Swartz, C. H., DePriest, P. (2012), "Improving Rapid Response Operations in Acute Care Delivery-part II: Continuous improvement and Case Study," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

  12.  Xie, X., Li, J. (2012), "An Integrated Productivity and Energy Consumption Model in Bernoulli Two-machine Lines," Proceedings of IISE Annual Conference.

 Professional Activities

 Reviewers

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control

IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering

IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management

IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics

IEEE Intelligent Systems

European Journal of Operational Research

International Journal of Production Research

Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal

Annals of Operations Research

Omega The International Journal of Management Science

Computer and Industrial Engineering

Scientific Reports

Quality Technology & Quantitative Management

IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration (SII 2017)

39th Annual North American Meeting of Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM 2017, 2018)

IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE CASE 2014-2018)

Associate Editor

IISE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering (2017-present)

IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE 2015)

Session Chair

IEEE ICNS 2018

INFORMS International 2018

IISE Annual Conference 2018

INFORMS Healthcare 2017

IEEE CASE 2017

IEEE CASE 2015

Professional Affiliation

Director of Healthcare Management Sub-society of Operations Research Society of China

INCOSE Healthcare Systems Engineering Academic Council

Expert Committee member of National Hospital Quality Surveillance System of China

Technical Committee member of Automation in Health Care Management in IEEE

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