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Yang (Jack) Lu

Visiting Professor of Decision Science and Information Technology

Address: J. C.Long 332-A
Office Hours: MW 10:00 am -12:00 pm, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Phone: 843.953.9647
E-mail: (Include “DSCI 320” in subject line)
Curriculum Vitae: Download


Old Dominion University
Ph.D, Information Technology & Decision Science, Expected 2019

The University of Manchester (U.K.)
M.Sc., Economics and Statistics, 2015

Jilin University (P.R.CHINA)
B.A., International Trade & Economics, 2004

Research Interests

  • Blockchain Technology & Applications
  • IS & Economics (Cloud Pricing)
  • Industrial Engineering

Courses Taught

  • Production & Operations Management   
  • Management Information Systems


Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers
Lu, Y. (2018). Blockchain as a Service: a Survey (accepted by Journal of Management Analytics).

Lu, Y. (2018). Cybersecurity of Decision Support System: A Review and Text-Mining Synthesis (accepted by Journal of Industrial Information Integration). ·

Lu, Y. (2017). Industry 4.0: a survey on technologies, applications and open research issues. Journal of Industrial Information Integration, 6, 1-10. ·

Lu, Y. (2017). Cyber Physical System (CPS)-Based Industry 4.0: A Survey. Journal of Industrial Integration and Management, 2(03), 1650014.

Chen, Y., Chen, H., Gorkhali, A., Lu, Y., Ma, Y., & Li, L. (2016). Big data analytics and big data science: a survey. Journal of Management Analytics, 3(1), 1-42.

· Lu, Y. (2016). Industrial integration: a literature review. Journal of Industrial Integration and Management, 1(02), 1650007.

Working Papers

· Lu, Y. (2018). QoS-based Auction Design for Cloud Pricing I (already submitted to EIS).

· Lu, Y. (2018). QoS-based Auction Design for Cloud Pricing II (already submitted to ISF).

· Lu, Y., & Li D. Xu. (2018). Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Research: A Review of Current Research Topics (already submitted to IEEE Communications Survey & Tutorials).

Conference Presentations & Papers

· International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. December 2018 “Cloud Pricing and the Design of Combinational Double Auction”

· The 24th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), New Orleans, LA, U.S.A. August 2018 “Block Chain Based Double Auction Design”

· The 11th China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM), Nanjing, China June 2017

“Behavioral Cybersecurity: A Survey and Theoretical Perspective”

PhD Dissertation

· Title: Blockchain-based Combinatorial Auction Design for Cloud

· Proposal Defense Date: November, 2018

· Dissertation Defense Date: May, 2019