Yong Lin

Dr Yong Lin BSc, MSc, PhD

Principle lecturer, Executive MBA Programme Leader

Key details

Dr Yong Lin

Principle lecturer, Executive MBA Programme Leader


Dr Yong Lin has been a principal lecturer in operations management at the University of Greenwich Business School since 2009. Before joining the University of Greenwich, he worked as an associate professor in the School of Management, the Huazhong University of Science & Technology in China. He also had been a visiting researcher in the IfM (Institute for Manufacturing) of the University of Cambridge, and a research assistant in the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology.

Responsibilities within the university

Dr Lin teaches in the areas of operations management, supply chain management, logistics management, e-logistics, international purchasing and project management. He is member of the University of Greenwich Supply Chain Research Group. International Link Tutor.

Awards

Lin, Y. and Zhou, L. (2011) The impacts of product design change on supply chain risk. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 41(2), pp. 162–86. This paper was awarded as the "Highly Commended Paper 2012" by Emerald.

Recognition

  • Chartered fellow of the Chartered Institution of Logistics and Transport (CILT)

Research / Scholarly interests

Dr Lin has spent many years in teaching and research, including being in charge of several research projects funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and the 863 Program (National High Technology Research and Development Program of China). Dr Lin's research interests lie in the fields of operations management and supply chain management, specifically in supply chain collaboration, logistics service design, inventory modeling and control, business ecosystem and innovation.

A recent focus has been on logistics service quality and innovation, service supply chain, supply chain risk management, open innovation and business ecosystem in ICT industry, green economy and electric vehicles, and Internet-of-Things in supply chain.

Recent publications

Article

Rong, Ke , Lin, Yong, Yu, Jiang, Zhang, Yue , Radziwon, Agnieszka (2020), Exploring regional innovation ecosystems: an empirical study in China. Routledge. In: , , , . Routledge, Industry and Innovation ISSN: 1366-2716 (Print), 1469-8390 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/13662716.2020.1830042) NB Item availability restricted.

Liu, Weihua , Wang, Siyu, Lin, Yong, Xie, Dong , Zhang, Jiahui (2020), Effect of intelligent logistics policy on shareholder value: evidence from Chinese logistics companies. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 137: 101928 ISSN: 1366-5545 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2020.101928) NB Item availability restricted.

Warren, Elizabeth , Reilly, Dawn, Herdan, Agnieszka, Lin, Yong (2020), Self-efficacy, performance and the role of blended learning. Emerald. In: , , , . Emerald, Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education ISSN: 1758-1184 (Print), 2050-7003 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1108/JARHE-08-2019-0210).

Rong, Ke , Lin, Yong, Yu, Jiang, Zhang, Yue (2019), Manufacturing strategies for the ecosystem-based manufacturing system in the context of 3D printing. Taylor & Francis. In: , , , . Taylor & Francis, International Journal of Production Research, 58 (8) . pp. 2315-2334 ISSN: 0020-7543 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2019.1627436).

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Ieromonachou, Petros, Rong, Ke , Huang, Lin (2018), Strategic orientation of servitization in manufacturing firms and its impacts on firm performance. Emerald. In: , , , . Emerald, Industrial Management & Data Systems, 119 (2) . pp. 292-316 ISSN: 0263-5577 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1108/IMDS-10-2017-0485) NB Item availability restricted.

Rong, Ke , Lin, Yong, Li, Boyi, Burström, Thommie , Butel, Lynne , Yu, Jiang (2018), Business ecosystem research agenda: More dynamic, more embedded and more internationalized. Palgrave Macmillan. In: , , , . Palgrave Macmillan, Asian Business & Management, 17 (3) . pp. 167-182 ISSN: 1472-4782 (Print), 1476-9328 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1057/s41291-018-0038-6).

Nguyen, Truong , Zhou, Li, Spiegler, Virginia, Ieromonachou, Petros , Lin, Yong (2017), Big data analytics in supply chain management: A state-of-the-art literature review. Elsevier Ltd.. In: , , , . Elsevier Ltd., Computers & Operations Research, 98 . pp. 254-264 ISSN: 0305-0548 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cor.2017.07.004) NB Item availability restricted.

Zhou, Li , Xie, Jiaping, Gu, Xiaoyu, Lin, Yong , Ieromonachou, Petros , Zhang, Xiaole (2016), Forecasting return of used products for remanufacturing using graphical evaluation and review technique (GERT). Elsevier B.V.. In: , , , . Elsevier B.V., International Journal of Production Economics, 181 (B) . pp. 315-324 ISSN: 0925-5273 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.04.016) NB Item availability restricted.

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Cai, Shuqin, Ma, Shihua , Rong, Ke (2016), Exploring the service quality in the e-commerce context: A triadic view. Emerald. In: , , , . Emerald, Industrial Management & Data Systems, 116 (3) . pp. 388-415 ISSN: 0263-5577 (Print), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IMDS-04-2015-0116) NB Item availability restricted.

Rong, Ke , Hu, Guangyu, Lin, Yong, Shi, Yongjiang , Guo, Liang (2015), Understanding business ecosystem using a 6C framework in Internet-of-Things-based sectors. Elsevier B.V.. In: , , , . Elsevier B.V., International Journal of Production Economics, 159 . pp. 41-55 ISSN: 0925-5273 (Print), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.09.003) NB Item availability restricted.

Huang, Lin , Lin, Yong, Ieromonachou, Petros, Zhou, Li , Luo, Jing (2015), Drivers and patterns of supply chain collaboration in the pharmaceutical industry: A case study on SMEs in China. Scientific Research. In: , , , . Scientific Research, Open Journal of Social Sciences, 3 (7) . pp. 23-29 ISSN: 2327-5952 (Print), 2327-5960 (Online) (doi: http:dx.doi.org10.4236/jss.2015.37004).

Lin, Yong , Pekkarinen, Saara, Ma, Shihua (2015), Service-dominant logic for managing the logistics-manufacturing interface: A case study. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. In: , , , . Emerald Group Publishing Limited, The International Journal of Logistics Management, 26 (1) . pp. 195-214 ISSN: 0957-4093 (Print), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJLM-08-2013-0095) NB Item availability restricted.

Rong, Ke , Lin, Yong, Shi, Yongjiang, Yu, Jiang (2013), Linking business ecosystem lifecycle with platform strategy: a triple view of technology, application and organisation. Inderscience. In: , , , . Inderscience, International Journal of Technology Management, 62 (1) . pp. 75-94 ISSN: 0267-5730 (Print), 1741-5276 (Online) (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJTM.2013.053042).

Book section

Lin, Yong , Zhou, Zhenkun, Zhou, Li, Ma, Shihua (2013), ERP implementation service supply chain. IGI Global. In: , , , E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management: applications for evolving busines. IGI Global, Hershey, PA . pp. 1-14 . ISBN: 9781466639140 (doi: http://my.safaribooksonline.com/book/-/9781466639140).

Conference item

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Ieromonachou, Petros, Huang, Lin (2017), Modularity in Platform Competition. In: 7th IEEE International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Sciences (LISS ’2017), 24-27 July, Beijing, China , . , (doi: ).

Huang, Lin , Lin, Yong, Luo, Jing, Ieromonachou, Petros , Zhou, Li (2016), Supply chain collaboration in the pharmaceutical industry: A triadic view. EurOMA. In: 23rd EurOMA Conference, 17-22 June 2016, Trondheim, Norway , The EurOMA 2016 conferenc. EurOMA, (doi: ).

Conference proceedings

Lin, Huang , Lin, Yong, Ieromonachou, Petros, Wenxian, Sun (2017), Collaboration modes and advantages in supply chain. IEEE. In: , , , Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Science. IEEE, . ISBN: 9781509011032 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LISS.2016.7854362).

Lin, Yong , Ieromonachou, Petros, Sun, Wenxian (2017), Smart manufacturing and supply chain management. IEEE. In: 6th International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Science (LISS’2016), 24-27 July, 2016,, Sydney, Australia, with satellite sessions in Beijing, China , Proceedings of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Sciences (LISS. IEEE, . ISBN: 9781509011032 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1109/LISS.2016.7854383).

Huang, L. , Lin, Y., Zhou, L., Ieromonachou, Petros (2016), Supply chain collaboration: A triadic view. IEEE Xplore. In: , , , Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM. IEEE Xplore, 2157-362X (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1109/IEEM.2016.7797846).

Adebanjo, D. , Tickle, M., Lin, Y., Bourlakis, M. (2016), E-business capabilities in developed and developing countries: Different or the same?. IEEE. In: IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology (ICMIT), 19-22 September 2016, Bangkok, Thailand , Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology (ICMIT. IEEE, Bangkok, Thailand . pp. 19-24 . ISBN: 9781509015009 (doi: http://doi.org/10.1109/ICMIT.2016.7605001).

Rong, Ke , Liu, Taoxiong, Lin, Yong (2016), Managing a supply-chain based two-sided market. Academy of Management. In: , , , Academy of Management Proceedings 201. Academy of Management, (1089) ISSN: 0065-0668 (Print), 2151-6561 (Online) (doi: http://proceedings.aom.org/content/2016/1/10819.abstract?sid=a1ceebf2-86bc-414e-9eca-1337c3566bb1).

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Huang, Lin, Zhou, Li , Ieromonachou, Petros (2015), Nurturing business ecosystem with modular architecture. EURAM. In: , , , Proceedings of the 2015 European Academy of Management Conferenc. EURAM, Warsaw, Poland (doi: http://2015.euramfullpaper.org/program/search.asp?qs=UNIVERSITY%20OF%20GREENWICH).

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Ieromonachou, Petros, Zhou, Li (2015), The Antecedents of Service Innovation and Its Impacts on Manufacturing Firms’ Performance. EUROMA. In: , , , Proceedings of the 22nd International Annual EurOMA Conferenc. EUROMA, Neuchâtel, Switzerland . pp. 1-10 (doi: http://www.euroma2015.org/download/EUROMA2015_IndicesWeb.pdf).

Zhou, Zhenkun , Lin, Yong, Yue, Feng (2014), Service-dominant logic for exploring modular business service system. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.. In: , , , Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Service Operations and Logistics and Informatic. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscataway, NJ, USA Proceedings of 2014 IEEE International Conference on Service Operations and Logistics, and Informatics, SOLI 2014 . pp. 108-112 . ISBN: 9781479960583 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/SOLI.2014.6960702) NB Item availability restricted.

Zhou, Zhenkun and , Lin, Yong (2014), Platform-centric Modular Service Architecture Design KIBS-oriented Based on Front-Back Stage Decoupling. IEEE. In: , , , Software Engineering and Service Science (ICSESS), 2014 5th IEEE International Conferenc. IEEE, . pp. 868-871 . ISBN: 9781479932788ISSN: 2327-0586 (Print), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICSESS.2014.6933703).

Lin, Yong , Luo, Jing, Zhou, Li, Ieromonachou, Petros , Huang, Lin , Cai, Shuqin , Ma, Shihua (2014), The impacts of service quality and customer satisfaction in the e-commerce context. IEEE. In: , , , 11th International Conference on Service Systems and Service Management (ICSSSM) 201. IEEE, Piscataway, NJ US . ISBN: 9781479931330 (doi: ).

Lin, Yong , Zhou, Li, Rong, Ke, Ma, Shihua , Yin, Zhe (2013), The impact of supplier-supplier collaboration on firm performance. IEEE. In: , , , Service Operations and Logistics, and Informatics (SOLI), 2013 IEEE International Conference o. IEEE, Dongguan, Chaina . pp. 488-493 . ISBN: 9781479905294 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/SOLI.2013.6611464).