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Mengqi Hu, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Contact

Building & Room:

Office: 3023 ERF Lab Location: 4227 SEL-W

Address:

2039 ERF, 842 W. Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607

Office Phone Voice:

(312) 413-7560

Email:

mhu@uic.edu

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About

Research Interests:

Complex System Design & Optimization

Distributed Decision Support & Analysis

Swarm Intelligence and Evolutionary Computation

Meta-learning & Meta-modeling

Selected Publications

  1. Jafari-Marandi, R.*, Hu, M., and Omitaomu, O.A., “A Distributed Decision Framework for Building Clusters with Different Heterogeneity Settings,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 5.613), 2016, 165:393-404
  2. Cui, C., Hu, M., Wu, T., and Weir, J.D., “A Recommender System for Meta-modeling: A Meta-learning Based Approach,” Expert Systems with Applications (impact factor: 2.240), 2016, 46:33-44
  3. Dai, R.*, Hu, M., and Yang, D., Chen, Y.*, “A Collaborative Operation Decision Model for Distributed Building Clusters,” Energy (impact factor: 4.844), 2015, 84:759-773
  4. Hu, M., “A Data-driven Feed-forward Decision Framework for Building Clusters Operation under Uncertainty,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 5.613), 2015, 141:229-237
  5. Hu, M., Weir, J. D., and Wu, T., “An Augmented Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization for Building Cluster Operation Decisions,” Applied Soft Computing (impact factor: 2.810), 2014, 25: 347-359

Notable Honors

2011, First Place Award for Best Student Paper Competition, SEMS

Education

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering
Arizona State University, 2012

M.S., Industrial Engineering
Arizona State University, 2010

M.S., Material Sciences and Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2008

B.S., Material Sciences and Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2006