Submissions from 2017

Embracing Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data for Industrial Informatics, Zhuming M. Bi

IoT-based system for communication and coordination of football robot team, Zhuming M. Bi, Guoping Wang Dr., Li Da Xu, Matt Thompson, Raihan Mir, Jeremy Nyikos, Armela Mane, Colton Witte, and Cliff Sidwell

Ultrasonic Welding for Lithium-Ion Batteries, Wayne Cai, Bongsu Kang, and J. S. Hu

Use of the Manufacturing System Design Decomposition for Comparative Analysis and Effective Design of Production Systems, David S. Cochran, J T. Foley, and Zhuming M. Bi

Using collective system design to define and communicate organization goals and related solutions, David S. Cochran, Gordon B. Schmidt, Jennifer Hunter, M. Hensley, and Jason Barnes

An Industrial Information Integration Approach to In-Orbit Spacecraft, Xiaoning Du, Hong Wang, Yuhao Du, Li Da Xu, Sohail Chaudhry, Zhuming M. Bi, Rong Guo, Yongxuan Huang, and Jisheng Li

Micromanipulation Tools, Jin Li and Zhuming M. Bi

Submissions from 2016

Simulating the Response of CFRP Strengthened Shear-Keys in Composite Concrete Bridges, Ragai Al-Rousan, Mohammad A. Alhassan, and Ayman Abahneh

Long-Term Spectrum Monitoring with Big Data Analysis and Machine Learning for Cloud-Based Radio Access Networks, Pavel Baltiiski, Ilia Iliev, Boian Kehaiov, Vladimir Poulkov, and Todor Cooklev

Modeling and prediction of fatigue life of robotic components in intelligent manufacturing, Zhuming M. Bi and Krishna Meruva

Finite Element Analysis for Diagnosis of Fatigue Failure of Composite Materials in Product Development, Zhuming M. Bi and Donald W. Mueller Jr.

Integrating Everyday Examples in Mechanical Engineering Courses for Teaching Enhancement, Zhuming M. Bi and Donald W. Mueller Jr.

A Visualization Platform for Internet of Things in Manufacturing Applications, Zhuming M. Bi, Guoping Wang Dr., and Lida Xu

Reduction of orthophosphates loss in agricultural soil by nano calcium sulfate, Dong Chen, P Szostak, Z Wei, and R Xiao

Modelling of Human-Machine Interaction in Equipment Design of Manufacturing Cells, David S. Cochran, Jorge F. Arinez, Micah T. Collins, and Zhuming M. Bi

Extension of Manufacturing System Design Decomposition to Implement Manufacturing Systems That are Sustainable, David S. Cochran, Steve Hendricks, Jason Barnes, and Zhuming Bi

Incorporating design improvement with effective evaluation using the Manufacturing System Design Decomposition, David S. Cochran, M U. Jafri, A K. Chu, and Zhuming M. Bi

Improved low-complexity zero-padded OFDM receivers, Hakan Dogan, Todor Cooklev, and James Darabi

CPTu-based Enhanced UniCone Method for Pile Capacity, Fawad Â. Niazi and Paul W. Mayne

Expert-Guided Evolutionary Algorithm for Layout Design of Complex Space Stations, Z Qian, Zhuming M. Bi, Q Cao, W Ju, H Teng, Y Zheng, and S Zheng

A New Method to Identify Collaborative Partners in Social Service Provider Networks, Y Sun, W Tan, L Li, W Shen, Zhuming M. Bi, and X Hu

Numerical Simulation of Heat Transfrer and Separation Al2O3/Nanoflouid Flow in Concentric Annular Pipe, Hussein Togun, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh, S N. Kazi, and A Badarudin

Cloud Computing In Human Resource Management (HRM) System for Small And Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Xiu Li Wang, Li Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, Yang Yang Li, and Yingcheng Xu

Forward osmosis membranes for water reclamation, Qian Yang, Jing Lei, Darren D. Sun, and Dong Chen

Rate constants of hydroxyl radical oxidation of polychlorinated biphenyls in the gas phase: a single-descriptor based QSAR and DFT study, Z Yang, S Luo, Z Wei, T Ye, R Spinney, Dong Chen, and R Xiao

Submissions from 2015


Design, Development, and Construction of an Educational Solar Water Heating System with Phase Change, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh and Donald W. Mueller Jr.


Impact of Reducing the Latex Content in LMC Bridge Deck Overlays, Mohammad A. Alhassan, Suleiman Ashur, and Layla Amaireh

The Optimum Overlay Thickness of Prefabricated Full-Depth Precast Concrete Bridge Deck Panel System – 3D Non-Linear Finite Element Modeling, Rajai Al-Rousan, Mohammad A. Alhassan, and Mohsen Issa


Selection of pedestrian crossingtreatments at controlled and uncontrolled locations, Suleiman Ashur and Mohammad A. Alhassan

Reusing Industrial robots to Achieve Sustainability in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Zhuming M. Bi, Yanfei Liu, Blane Baumgartner, Eric Culver, J N. Sorokin, A Peters, B Cox, J Hunnicutt, J Yurek, and S O'Shaughnessey

A New Approach for Image Databases Design, L Bulysheva, J Jones, and Zhuming M. Bi

Cloud-based approach for spectrum monitoring, Todor Cooklev, James Darabi, Charles McIntosh, and Mahdis Mosaheb

The Software Communications Architecture, Todor Cooklev and A Hristozov

Introduction to RF Power Amplifiers Design and Simulation, A. Eroglu

Medical Robotics, Jin-gang Jiang, Zhuming M. Bi, Lihui Wang, Hai-yan Hu, Wei Dong, and Ling-tao Yu

Kinematic Analysis and Dimensional Synthesis of a New Parallel Kinematic Machine for Large Volume Machining, Y. JIn, Zhuming M. Bi, H. T. Liu, C. Higgins, M. Price, W. H. Chen, and T. Huang

Risk Assessment Model based on Multi-agent Systems for Complex Product Design, Ni Li, Xiang Li, Yuzhong Shen, Zhuming M. Bi, and Minghui Sun

An Integrated Systems Approach to Plateau Ecosystem Management – A Scientific Application in Qinghai and Tibet Plateau, Fang Liu, Zhuming Bi, Eric L. Xu, Qing Ga, Quan-Ya Yang, Yingzhong Yang, Lan Ma, Tana Wuren, and Ri-Li Ge

Design of a Novel Nanofibre FO Membrane, Z Lui, X X. Song, Dong Chen, and D D. Sun


The Case for Developing a Conceptual Framework for Engineering Complex System Designs with Humans in the Loop, W Pincham and David S. Cochran

Recent Development of Rehabilitation Robots, Zhiqin Qian and Zhuming M. Bi

Design and Testing of a Biomimetic Fish Robot with Rapid Prototyping, Zhiqin Qian, Hongzhou Liu, and Zhuming M. Bi

Flat-Plate Solar Collector in Transient Operation: Modeling and Measurements, Ahmad M. Saleh, Donald W. Mueller Jr., and Hosni Abu-Mulaweh

Maintaining two decades of power amplifier bandwidth, Claude Setzer and David S. Cochran

An Adaptive Genetic Algorithm for Demand- Driven and Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling in Aircraft Assembly, S Shan, Z Hu, Z Liu, J Shi, and Zhuming M. Bi

A non-destructive oil palm ripeness recognition system using relative entropy, Attaphongse Taparugssanagorn, Siwaruk Siwamogsatham, and C. Pomalaza-Ráez

Parallel cuda implementation of conflict detection for application to airspace deconfliction,, Elizabeth A. Thompson, Nathan Clem, David A. Peter, John Bryan, Barry I. Peterson, and Dave Holbrook

Robot communication link using 802.11n or 900 MHz OFDM, Elizabeth A. Thompson, C McIntosh, J Issacs, E Harmison, and R Sneary

Frequency-Spatial Beamformer for MEG Source Localization, Elizabeth A. Thompson; Jing Xiang MD, Ph.D.; and Yingying Wang Ph.D.

Support Vector Machine and ROC Curves for Modeling of Aircraft Fuel Consumption, Xuhui Wang, Xinfeng Chen, and Zhuming M. Bi

Volumetric imaging of brain activity with spatial-frequency decoding of neuromagnetic signals, Jing Xiang, Abraham Korman, Kasun M. Samarasinghe, Xiaopei Wang, Fawen Zhang, Hui Qiao, Bo Sun, Fengbin Wang, Howard H. Fan, and Elizabeth A. Thompson

An Emerging Technology – Wearable Wireless Sensor Networks with Applications in Human Health Condition Monitoring, Hairong Yan, Li Da Xu, Zhuming M. Bi, Zhibo Pang, Jie Zhang, and Yong Chen

Submissions from 2014

Integrating Design and Design of Experiment in Mechanical Engineering Courses and Laboratories, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh

Electronically Controlled Expansion Valve for Use in a Geothermal Heat Pump System, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh, Donald W. Mueller Jr., and Hossein Oloomi

Design and Development of a Computer-Controlled Interactive Cooling System, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh and Hossein Oloomi

Software-Defined Radio: A New Paradigm for Integrated Curriculum Delivery, Sven G. Bilen, Alexander M. Wyglinksi, Christopher R. Anderson, Todor Cooklev, Carl Dietrich, Behrouz Farhang-Boroujeny, Julio V. Urbina, Steve H. Edwards, and Jeff H. Reed


Sensing and Responding to the Changes of Geometric Surfaces in Flexible Manufacturing and Assembly, Zhuming Bi and Bongsu Kang

Kinetostatic Modelling of Exechon Parallel Kinematic Machine for Stiffness Analysis, Zhuming M. Bi

Big data analytics with applications, Zhuming M. Bi and David S. Cochran

An Inverse Dynamic Model of Over-Constrained Parallel Kinematic Machine Based on Newton-Euler Formulation, Zhuming M. Bi and Bongsu Kang

Reconfiguring Machines to Achieve System Adaptability and Sustainability: A Practical Case Study, Zhuming M. Bi, C. Pomalaza-Ráez, Zaadvinder Singh, Alexis Nicolette-Baker, Blake Pettit, and Cameron Heckley

Internet of Things for Enterprise Systems of Modern Manufacturing, Zhuming M. Bi, Li Da Xu, and Chengen Wang

Adaptive Energy-Efficient Spectrum Probing in Cognitive Radio Networks, Chao Chen and Zesheng Chen


Long Range Wireless Data Acquisition Sensor System for Health Care Application, A. Eroglu


Performance Improvement of RFID Systems, A. Eroglu

An Urn Occupancy Approach for Modeling the Energy Consumption of Distributed Beaconing, L. Goratti, E Yaprak, S. Savazzi, and C. Pomalaza-Ráez

An Integrated Cost-Based Approach for Real Estate Appraisals, Jingjuan Guo, Shoubo Xu, and Zhuming M. Bi

An Analogical Induction Approach to Technology Standardization and Technology Development, Hong Jiang, Shukuan Zhao, Kaiqi Yin, Yue Yuan, and Zhuming M. Bi

Dynamic Stress Analysis of Battery Tabs Under Ultrasonic Welding, Bongsu Kang, Wayne Cai, and Chin-An Tan

Vibrational Energy Loss Analysis in Battery Tab Ultrasonic Welding, Bongsu Kang, Wayne Cai, and Chin-An Tan

A Cross-Layer Optimization Approach for Lower Layers of the Protocol Stack in Sensor Networks, Heikki Karvonen, C. Pomalaza-Ráez, and M. Hämäläinen

A New Methodology to Support Group Decision Making for IoT-Based Emergency Response Systems, Ni Li, Minghui Sun, Zhuming M. Bi, Zeya Su, and Chao Wang

A Supportive Architecture for CFD-Based Design Optimisation, Ni Li, Zeya Su, Zhuming M. Bi, Chao Tian, Zhiming Ren, and Guanghong Gong

Mixed Convection Over a Backward-Facing Step in a Vertical Duct Using Nanofluids-Buoyancy Opposing Case, H A. Mohammed, A A. Al-Aswadi, Hosni Abu-Mulaweh, Ahmed Kadhim Hussein, and P Rajesh Kanna

A Knowledge Engineering Framework for Identifying Key Impact Factors from Safety-Related Accident Cases, Shouhui Pan, Li Wang, Kaiyi Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, Siqing Shan, and Bo Xu

Applied Cyber-Physical Systems, U Sang Suh, U John Tanik, John N. Carbone, and A. Eroglu

MISO UCA Beamforming Dimmable LED System for Indoor Positioning, A. Taparugssanagorn, S. Siwamogsatham, and C. Pomalaza-Ráez

A CUDA Implementation of the Continuous Space Language Model, Elizabeth A. Thompson and Timothy R. Anderson Ph.D..

Wire failure prediction for a rotary beam fatigue tester, Elizabeth A. Thompson, Rahul Basu, and Timothy Loos

IoT and Cloud Computing in Automation of Assembly Modeling Systems, Chengen Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, and Li Da Xu

Feature Weighted Naïve Bayes Algorithm for Information Retrieval of Enterprise Systems, Li Wang, Ping Ji, Jing Qi, Siqing Shan, Zhuming M. Bi, Weiguo Deng, and Naijing Zhang

Data Cleaning for RFID and WSN Integration, Li Wang, Li Da Xu, Zhuming M. Bi, and Yingcheng Xu

Determination of Weights for Multiobjective Decision Making or Machine Learning, Pan Wang, Haoshen Zhu, Marzena Wilamowska-Korsak, Zhuming M. Bi, and Ling Li

Object-Oriented Templates for Automated Assembly Planning of Complex Products, Li Da Xu, Chengen Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, and Jiapeng Yu

Modeling and Optimization of Two-Stage Procurement in Dual-Channel Supply Chain, Yuexiang Yang, Li Wang, Yiyang Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, Yingcheng Xu, and Shouhui Pan

Generalised prefix for space–time block-coded orthogonal frequency division multiplexing wireless systems over correlated multiple-input multiple-output channels, Hakan Yıldız, Yusuf Acar, Todor Cooklev, and Hakan Dogan

Extended Interference Matrices for Exploded Views of Assembly Planning, Jiapeng Yu, Li Da Xu, Zhuming M. Bi, and Chengen Wang

A Semantics-Based Method for Clustering of Chinese Web Search Results, Hui Zhang, Deqing Wang, Li Wang, Zhuming M. Bi, and Yong Chen

Relational-Specific Investment, Value Creation, and Value Appropriation in Cooperative Innovation, Shukuan Zhao, Haiqing Yu, Yancheng Xu, and Zhuming M. Bi

Submissions from 2013

Design of a Spherical Parallel Kinematic Machine for Ankle Rehabilitation, Zhuming M. Bi

Teaching of Parametric Modeling Methodologies for Undergraduate Engineering Students, Zhuming M. Bi


Multidisciplinary Design Optimization for Engineering, Zhuming M. Bi, Lihui Wang, Chong Wu, Guilin Yang, and Dan Zhang

A Deployable Decentralized Biofilm System for Degrading Organic Carbon and Benzene in Wastewater, Dong Chen, C. J. LIn, R. G. Jones, S Patel, R Smith, K Simons, J. L. Davis, and S. A. Waisner

Factor Analysis of H2S Emission at a Wastewater Lift Station: a Case Study, Dong Chen and Paul Szostak


Design and Implementation of a Wireless Sensor and Actuator Network for Energy Measurement and Control at Home, Edwin Chobot, Daniel Newby, Renee Chandler, Nusaybah Abu-Mulaweh, Chao Chen, and C. Pomalaza-Ráez

Sustaining the Lean Enterprise, David S. Cochran

An Open RF-Digital interface for software-defined radios, Todor Cooklev and Akinori Nishihara

Wireless Cloud Architecture Based on Thin Clients and Ontologies, Todor Cooklev, Lubomir Stanchev, and Chao Chen

RF Circuit Design Techniques for MF-UHF Applications, Abdullah Eroglu


Wave Propagation and Fresnel Coefficients for Three Layered Uniaxially Anisotropic Media with Arbitrarily Oriented Optic Axis, Abdullah Eroglu, Y. H. Lee, and J. K. Lee