Dr. ITung Yang
Department of
Construction Engineering
National Taiwan
University of Science and Technology
Associate
Professor
Email: ityang@mail.ntust.edu.tw
Qualifications
2002 Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of
Michigan, USA
1999 M.S., Industrial and Operations
Engineering, University of Michigan, USA
1996 M.S., Construction Engineering and
Management, University of Michigan, USA
Publications(Selected)

Journal papers published in 20052012 are shown below

Yang, ITung and Hsieh, Y.H. (2012). "Reliabilitybased design
optimization with cooperation between support vector machine and particle swarm
optimization." Engineering with Computers, in press.

Yang, ITung, Wang, W.C., and Yang, T.I. (2012). “Automatic repair of
inconsistent pairwise weighting matrices in Analytic Hierarchy Process.”
Automation in Construction, in press.

Yang, ITung, Hsieh, Y.M., and Gong, L.O. (2012). “A parallel computing
platform for multiobjective simulation optimization of bridge maintenance
planning.” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, in press.

Lee, H.Y., Yang, ITung, and Lin, Y.C. (2012). “Laying out the occupant
flows in public buildings for operating efficiency.” Building and Environment,
51, 231242.

Yang, ITung and Hsieh, Y.H. (2011).
"Reliabilitybased design optimization with discrete design variables and
nonsmooth performance functions: ABPSO algorithm." Automation in
Construction, 20(5), pp. 610619.

Yang, ITung (2011). "Stochastic timecost tradeoff analysis: A
distributionfree approach with focus on correlation and stochastic
dominance." Automation in Construction, 20(7), pp. 916926.

Yang, ITung and Chou, J.S. (2011). "Multiobjective optimization for
manpower assignment in consulting engineering firms." Applied Soft
Computing, 11(1), pp. 11831190.

Hsie, M., Chang, C.J., Yang, ITung, Huang, C.Y. (2009).
"Resourceconstrained scheduling for continuous repetitive projects with
timebased production units." Automation in Construction, 18(7), 942949.

Chou, J.S., Yang, ITung, and Chong, W. K. (2009). "Probabilistic
simulation for developing likelihood distribution of engineering project
cost." Automation in Construction, 18(5), 570577.

Yang, ITung (2008). "Risk modeling of dependence among project
task durations." ComputerAided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering,
22(6), pp. 419429.

Yang, ITung (2008). "Distributionfree Monte Carlo simulation:
Premise and refinement." Journal of Construction Engineering and
Management, ASCE, 134(3), pp. 352360.

Yang, ITung (2008). "Utilitybased decision support system for
schedule optimization." Decision Support Systems, 44(3), pp. 595605.

Yang, ITung (2007). "Using elitist particle swarm optimization
to facilitate bicriterion timecost tradeoff analysis." Journal of
Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 133(7), pp. 498505.

Yang, ITung (2006). "Using Gaussian copula to simulate
repetitive projects." Construction Management and Economics, 24(9),
pp. 899900.

Yang, ITung and Chang, C.Y. (2005). "Stochastic
resourceconstrained scheduling for repetitive construction projects with
uncertain supply of resources and funding." International Journal of
Project Management, 23(7), pp. 546553.

Yang, ITung (2005). "Chanceconstrained timecost tradeoff
analysis considering funding variability." Journal of Construction
Engineering and Management, ASCE, 131(9), pp. 10021012.

Yang, ITung (2005). "Impact of budget uncertainty on project timecost
tradeoff." IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, IEEE, 52(2),
pp.167174.

Yang, ITung (2005). "Simulationbased estimation for correlated
cost elements." International Journal of Project Management, 23(4),
pp 275282.
