Muhong Wang

Associate Professor
Sobey School of Business
Finance Info Sys and Mgmt Science

Faculty Member Information

Interests

Decision analysis and decision support systems; game theory and conflict analysis; management information systems and data mining applications.

Education

Ph.D., Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, 1988
M.A.Sc., Information and Control Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University, 1981
B.A.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University, 1976

Academic Work Experience

1995 - Present, Associate Professor (tenured), Saint Mary’s University
1990 - 1995, Assistant Professor, Saint Mary’s University
1988 - 1990, Researcher, Risk Research Institute, Waterloo University
1977 - 1984, Lecturer, Business School, Xian Jiaotong University

Membership

2000 - Present, IEEE Man, Systems, and Cybernet
2000 - Present, ics (IEEE MSC)
2000 - Present, Operation Research Society of America (INFORMS)
2000 - Present, International Association of Impact Assessment (IAIA)
2000 - Present, Canadian Operations Research Society (CORS)

Scholarly Contributions

Book Chapters

Wang M., Sun L.. (2000). "Empirical evidence of business cycles in aggregate production: a spectral study", The Current State of Business Discipline vol. 2 , 897-916
Wang Muhong. (1988). "Conflict analysis and its applications to systems engineering", Systems Engineering: Theories and Practices (in Chinese)

Journal Articles

Wu W, Gao Q, Wang Muhong. "An efficient feature selection method for classification data mining", WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications 3:10 (Spring - 2010), 2034-2040
Xu Y, Gao Q, Wang Muhong. "A Knowledge-based Approach for Text Sentiment Classification", The International Journal of Computing Science and Engineering (IJCSE) 1:1 (Spring - 2009), 45-63
Wang Muhong, Liu R., Y. Wang. "Negotiations wtih incomplete information", International Transactions in Operational Research 8:6 (Spring - 2001), 693-706
Liu Renjing, Sun D, Wang Muhong, Wang Y. "Conflict analysis of the investment and trade in Tumen River area (in Chinese)", The Journal of Xian Jiaotong University (in Chinese) 4 (Spring - 1998), 26-33
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "Empirical analysis of business cycles in aggregate production", Canadian Journal of Economics 26 (Spring - 1996), 207-209
Sun L, Wang Muhong. "Global warming and global dioxide emission: an empirical study", International Journal of Environmental Management 46 (Spring - 1996), 327-343
Wang Muhong, Hipel K. "Misperception and Bargaining in the Persian Gulf war", Control and Cybernetics 10:2 (Spring - 1992), 1-26
Fraser N, Wang Muhong, Hipel K. "Hypergame theory in 2-person conflicts", Information and Decision Technology 16 (Spring - 1991), 301-319
Wang Muhong, Hipel K, Fraser N. "Solution concepts in hypergames", Applied Mathematics and Computation 34:3 (Spring - 1989), 147-171
Wang Muhong, Hipel K, Fraser N. "Modeling misperceptions in games", Journal of Behavior Science 33 (Spring - 1988), 207-223
Wang Muhong, Hipel K, Fraser N. "Resolving environmental conflicts with misperceptions", Journal of Environmental Management 27 (Spring - 1988), 163-178
Hipel K, Wang Muhong, Fraser N. "Hypergame analysis of the Falkland Islands crisis", International Studies Quarterly 32 (Spring - 1988), 335-358

Presentation

Wang M. "Parameter estimation and prediction in models of economic cycles", The International Conference on Computation Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation (Summer - 2001)

Conference Proceedings

Wu W, Gao Q, Wang Muhong. "Extended Fast Feature Selection for Classification Modeling", The Proceedings of the WSEAS 2006 Annual Conference on Computer Science (2006 - 2006)
Y Xu, Gao Q, Wang Muhong. "A hybrid method for comments opinion classification", The 24th McMaster World Congress on Management of Electronic Business (2003 - 2003)
Wang Muhong, Wang Y, Sun L. "Performance evaluation for third-party logistics providers", The 10th ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering: Research and Applications (2003 - 2003)
Wu W. "Parameter estimation and prediction in models of economic cycles ", The International Conference on Computation Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation (2001 - 2001)
Wang Muhong, Liu R, Wang Y. "Negotiation with incomplete information", The Proceedings of International Federation of Operations Research Societies Triennial Conference (1999 - 1999)
Wang Muhong, Liu R, Wang Y. "The development of the Tuman international economic zone: a game theoretic analysis", The Proceedings of Systems Science and Systems Engineering (1998 - 1998)
Wang Muhong. "Misperception in negotiations", The Proceedings of the World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI'98) and the 4th International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis (ISAS'98_ (1998 - 1998)
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "Linkage in economic cycles among five industrialized countries", The Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Expert Systems and Neural Networks (1996 - 1996)
Wang Muhong. "Strategic learning in games with incomplete information", The Proceedings of IEEE SMC'96 (1996 - 1996)
Wang Muhong. "Environmental management and decision support systems", The Proceedings of IEEE SMC'95 (1995 - 1995)
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "System analysis of the interrelationship of global warming and CO2 emission", The Proceedings of the 5th IMACS Symposium on Systems Analysis and Simulation (1995 - 1995)
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "Empirical evidence of business cycles in aggregate production: a spectral analysis for USA and China", The 1994 Annual of the Canadian Economics Association (1994 - 1994)
Wang Muhong, Dastidas A. "Tree huggers and tree cutters: a conflict analysis of the environmental dispute in B.C., Canada", The Proceedings of IEEE MSC'94 (1994 - 1994)
Wang Muhong. "Negotiation-based approaches to the settlement of environmental disputes", Proceedings of 1993 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (1993 - 1993)
Wang Muhong. "Statistical analysis of highway accident rate", The 2nd International Conference on Systems Analysis and Engineering (1993 - 1993)
Sun L, Wang Muhong. "Estimating the contributions of education to economic growth by spectral analysis", The 2nd International Conference on Systems Analysis and Engineering (1993 - 1993)
Wang Muhong. "Modeling misperceptions in the Persian Gulf war", Proceedings of 1991 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (1991 - 1991)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Hypergame Analysis: a flexible mathematical tool to describe misperceptions in conflicts", Proceedings of the IFAC Conference on Modeling, Decision and Game with Applications to Social Phenomena (1986 - 1986)

Other Publications

Wang M., Hipel K.. "Misperceptions and Hypergame Models of Conflict"
Life Support Systems (EOLSS) (Special Issue) (Spring - 2009)
Wang M., Hipel K.. "Cooperative hygame analysis of environmental conflicts"
Life Support Systems (EOLSS) (Spring - 2002)
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "Linkage analysis in business cycles among five industrialized countries"
Technical Report #94-01, Department of Finance and Management Science (Spring - 1994)
Sun L, Wang Muhong. "The global warming and the CO2 emission: an empirical study"
Technical Report #94-02, Department of Finance and Management Science (Spring - 1994)
Wang Muhong. "Solution concepts in environmental hypergame analysis"
The 1993 CORS Annual Conference, Halifax (Spring - 1993)
Wang Muhong. "Solution concepts in the hypergame analysis of the Cuban Missile Crisis"
The International Bargaining Internet Panel at the 1993 Convention of the International Studies of American , Acapulco, Mexico (Winter - 1993)
Wang Muhong, Sun L. "Spectral analysis of business cycles in aggregate production: the historical data analysis for USA and China"
Technical Report #93-06, Department of Finance and Management Science (Spring - 1993)
Sun L, Wang Muhong. "Stochastic Analysis of the interrelationship between economic growth and educational investment in China"
Technical Report #93-07, Department of Finance and Management Science (Spring - 1993)
Wang Muhong, Zhang T. "Toward an intelligent decision support system for environmental assessment in the river basin development"
The Twelfth Annual Meeting of the International Association for Impact Assessment , Washington, D.C (Summer - 1992)
Wang Muhong, Saccomanno F, Shortreed J. "Statistical analysis of accident rate in Ontario highway network: accident data base assembly"
Prepared for the Transportation Regulation Development Branch, the Ministry of Transportation Ontario, Phase I report for research contract 899009 (Spring - 1990)
Wang Muhong, Saccomanno F, Shortreed J. "Statistical analysis of accident rate in Ontario highway network: the GLIM analysis of geometric factors"
Prepared for the Transportation Regulation Branch, the Ministry of Transportation Ontario, Phase II report for research contract 899009 (Summer - 1990)
Wang Muhong, Nathwani N, Lind N. "Economic growth and energy consumption: historical data analysis for 39 countries in the world"
Technical report to the Institute for Risk Research (Summer - 1989)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Definitions and theorems for solution concepts in hypergames"
Technical Report #165-SM-210389, Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Spring - 1988)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Hypergame analysis of Grayrock Dam conflict"
Technical Report #155-SM-880219, Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Spring - 1988)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Hypergame theory in 2-person conflicts"
Technical Report #159-SM-110788, Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Spring - 1988)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Improved Hypergame Analysis"
Technical Report #145-SM-870305, Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Spring - 1987)
Wang Muhong, Hippel K, Fraser N. "Modeling misperceptions in international conflicts: application of the conflict analysis program"
The 27th Annual Convention of International Studies Association, Anaheim, C.A., USA (Winter - 1986)

Service: Institutional Committees

Learning Outcomes Oversight Committee, Faculty of Commercec, 2004/03 - 2006/03 (Member)
University Budget Advisory Committee, 2003/02 - 2004/01 (Member)
Quality of Teaching Committee, Faculty of Commerce , 1992/03 - 1993/03 (Member)
Research Committee of Faculty of Commerce, 1992/03 - 1993/03 (Member)
Program Committee of Executive Master of Business Administration, Faculty of Commerce, 1990/03 - 1991/03 (Member)
Curriculum Committee, Department of Finance and Management Science, 1989/03 - 1990/03 (Member)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Member, IEEE Man, Systems, and Cybernet 1999/03 - Present
Associate Member, ics (IEEE MSC) 1999/03 - Present
Associate Member, Operation Research Society of America (INFORMS) 1999/03 - Present
Associate Member, International Association of Impact Assessment (IAIA) 1999/03 - Present
Associate Member, Canadian Operations Research Society (CORS) 1999/03 - Present
External Reviewer, ASAC 1996 1995/03 - 1995/03
Member of Editorial Board , Journal of Chinese Management Issues 1994/03 - 1998/03
External Reviewer, NSERC Discovery Individual Research Grant Applications 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, Information and Systems Engineering 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, Group Decision and Negotiations 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, Journal of Software Engineering and Technologies 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, Journal of Systems Analysis and Decision Support 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, International Journal of Urban Development 1992/03 - Present
External Reviewer, International Journal of Energy Research 1992/03 - Present