Carson College of Business Faculty Directory

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Xinchang Wang

Assistant Professor
Finance and Management Science


Phone: (509) 335-8727


  • PhD (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • PhD (National University of Singapore)
  • MEngMgt (Tsinghua University)
  • BS (Tsinghua University)

Xinchang Wang

Xinchang Wang is an Assistant Professor of Operations Management in the Department of Finance and Management Science at the Carson College of Business, Washington State University. Prior to joining WSU, Xinchang worked as an Assistant Professor in the College of Business, Mississippi State University from 2015 to 2019. Xinchang received his Ph.D. in Operations Research from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2015 and another Ph.D. from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the National University of Singapore in 2011 with a specialization in Transportation and Logistics. His primary research interest broadly falls within the area of pricing and revenue management with applications to queueing service systems, logistics, and supply chain management.

Research Interests

applied probability
customer behavior
decision-making under conditions of uncertainty
dynamic pricing and revenue management
supply chain management

Teaching Interests

business modeling with spreadsheets
operations management
revenue management

Journal Articles

  • Xinchang Wang, Qie He Optimal capacity sizing of park-and-ride lots with information-aware commuters Production and Operations Management, 2023
  • Mohammad Kazemi, Stergios Fotopoulos, Xinchang Wang Minimizing online retailers’ revenue loss under a time-varying willingness-to-pay distribution International Journal of Production Economics, 2023
  • Tonghoon Suk, Xinchang Wang Optimal pricing policies for tandem queues: Asymptotic optimality IIE Transactions, 2021
  • Xinchang Wang, Sigrun Andradottir, Hayriye Ayhan, Tonghoon Suk Revenue maximization in two-station tandem queueing systems Naval Research Logistics, 2020
  • Xinchang Wang, Sigrun Andradottir, Hayriye Ayhan Optimal pricing for tandem queues with finite buffers Queueing Systems: Theory and Applications, 2019
  • Xinchang Wang, Qiang Meng Optimal price decisions for joint ventures between port operators and shipping lines under the congestion effect European Journal of Operational Research, 2019
  • Xinchang Wang, Qiang Meng Discrete intermodal freight transportation network design with route choice behavior of intermodal operators Transportation Research. Part B: Methodological, 2017
  • Xinchang Wang Optimal allocation of limited and random network resources to discrete stochastic demands for standardized cargo transportation networks Transportation Research. Part B: Methodological, 2016
  • Xinchang Wang Stochastic resource allocation for containerized cargo transportation networks when capacities are uncertain Transportation Research. Part E, Logistics and Transportation Review, 2016
  • Xinchang Wang, Sigrun Andradottir, Hayriye Ayhan Dynamic Server Assignment With Task-Dependent Server Synergy IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 2015