Yuan Zhong researches applied probability, as well as modeling and analysis of large-scale stochastic systems, with business and engineering applications. More recently his research interests have extended to applications in data centers and cloud computing. Zhong’s research has been published in several journals including Queueing Systems and The Annals of Applied Probability. Prior to Booth, Zhong was an assistant professor at Columbia University in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. At Columbia he taught courses in...