Jiming Peng
Jiming Peng, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Office Location: Engineering Bldg 2 221A
Phone: 713-743-4127   |   Fax: 713-743-4190
Email: jopeng [at] uh.edu


Ph.D., Operations Research, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, 2001
MSc, Computational Math, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 1993
BSc, Computational Math, Xiangtan University, Xiangtan, China, 1987

Courses Taught: 

Probability Stats for Engineers (IE 6333)
Advanced Linear Optimization (IE 6372)

Research Interests: 

Optimization modeling, theory, and algorithm design with applications in healthcare, financial engineering, and big data.

Current Research Projects: 

Sparse Solutions to Classes of Quadratic Programming Problems: Theoretical Fundamentals, Solving Strategies and Applications. Sponsored by National Science Foundation (NSF), 2011-2014

Scalable effective approaches for quadratic assignment problems based on conic optimization and applications. Sponsored by AFOSR, 2009-2011

0-1 Semidefinite Programming (SDP): Modeling, Theoretical Foundation, Resolution and Applications. Sponsored by National Science Foundation (NSF) 2009-2013

Awards & Honors: 

2018 Research Project on Mobile Clinic Healthcare is highlighted by NSF and reported by Science 360 (https://news.science360.gov/archives/20180327/)