Jialin Xu is a Ph.D. student in Dan F. Smith Department of Chemical Engineering at Lamar University. Her research is focused on crude planning and scheduling with particular applications in petrochemical industries. Up to her four-year Ph.D. study with her intelligence and hard-working, she has published five journal articles already with another three in preparation. Dr. Qiang Xu is Jialin Xu’s Ph.D. supervisor and a professor in Dan F. Smith Department of Chemical Engineering at Lamar University. Furthermore, she had attended six AIChE conferences and given six presentations. In the upcoming 2018 AIChE Spring Meeting, she will present one paper based on her recent achievements.