Mr Yifan Li

Mr Yifan Li

Doctoral Researcher 




  • Doctoral researcher in the department of Engineering Systems and Management
  • Main research title: Improving resource efficiency through the adoption of three dimensional concurrent engineering throughout the product life cycle.
  • Supervisor: Dr Aristides Matopoulos 
  • Associate Supervisor: Dr Brian Price 

 Qualifications and Education  

  • MSc Supply Chain Management, Aston University, Birmingham, 2014-2015
  • BSc International Business and Management, Aston University, Birmingham, 2010-2014
  • International Foundation Programme, INTO Manchester, Manchester, 2009-2010


  • 2012 – 2013: Supply Chain Placement, Johnson & Johnson Ltd, Maidenhead, UK.
  • 2011 January-May: Volunteer Maths Tutor, Bordesley Green Girls’ School, Birmingham.

 Research Area 

  • Three Dimensional Concurrent Engineering
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Design