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2006 Publications

Published (17)

  1. Usher, J. S. and Taylor, G.D. “Availability Demonstration Testing”, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 22, pp 473-479, 2006.
  2. Moraga, R.J., G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse, “Metaheuristics: A Solution Methodology for Optimization Problems,” Handbook of Industrial and Systems Engineering, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, Chpt. 10, pp.1-13, 2006.
  3. Lan, G., and G.W. DePuy, 2006. “On the effectiveness of incorporating randomness and memory into a multi-start metaheuristic,” Computers & Industrial Engineering, 51, pp. 362-374.
  4. Anderson, N.P., Evans, G.W., and W.E. Biles, “Simulation Optimization of Logistics Systems Through the Use of Variance Reduction Techniques and Criterion Models,” Engineering Optimization 38:4, pp. 441-460, June 2006.
  5. G. Agrawal and S.S. Heragu, “A Survey of Automated Material Handling Systems in 300-mm Semiconductor Fabs,” IEEE Transactions in Semiconductor Manufacturing, Vol.19, No. 1, Feb 2006, pp. 112-120.
  6. Rodrick, D. and Karwowski, W., 2006, “Nonlinear Dynamical Behavior Of Surface Electromyographical Signals Of Biceps Muscle Under Two Simulated Static Work Postures”, Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences, 10 (1), 21-35.
  7. Genaidy, A. and Karwowski, W., 2006, “Nanotechnology Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety:  Education and Research Needs for the Emerging Interdisciplinary Field of Study”, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 16 (3), 247-254.
  8. Genaidy, A. and W. Karwowski, 2006, “The Emerging Field of Health Engineering”, Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 7 (2), 169-179.
  9. Sherehiy, B and Karwowski, W., 2006, “Knowledge Management for Occupational Safety, Health and Ergonomics”, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 16 (3), 309-320.
  10. Sequeira, R., A. Genaidy, R. Shell, W. Karwowski, G. Weckman and S. Salem, W., 2006, “A Nano- Enterprise:  A Survey of Health and Safety Concerns, Considerations, and Proposed Improvement Strategies to Reduce Potential Adverse Effects”, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 16 (4), 343-368.
  11. Bedny, G. and Karwowski, W., 2006, “The Self-Regulation Concept of Motivation at Work”,  Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 7 (4), 413-436.
  12. Michalski, R., Grobelny, J. and Karwowski, W., 2006, “The Effects of Graphical Interface Design Characteristics on Human-Computer Interaction Task Efficiency”,  International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 36 (11), 959-977.
  13. Genaidy, A., Karwowski, W., Ravelo, E., S. Abdallah, and R. Shell, M.B. Holly, 2006, “Theoretical Basis For General Mixed Object Handling Equations Based On Mechanical Work Required”,  Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 7 (5), 469-490.
  14. Yeung, S., Deddens, J, Genaidy, A., Karwowski, W. and Leung, P.C, 2006, “Theoretical and Experimental Evaluation of the Multiplicative Lifting Equation and the General Lifting Index”,  Occupational Ergonomics, 6 (1), 13-24.
  15. Karwowski, W., Gaweda, A., Marras, W. S., Davis, K., Zurada, J., and Rodrick, D., 2006, “A Fuzzy Relational Rule Network Modeling Of Electromyographical Activity of Trunk Muscles in Manual Lifting Based On Trunk Angels, Moments, Pelvic Tilt And Rotation Angles”, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 36 (10), 847-859.
  16. Kantola, J., Vanharanta, H., Karwowski, W., 2006, “Operators' Creative Tension and Shift Performance” Paper and Timber, 88 (4), 225-229.
  17. Jeon, G. & Leep, H.R. “Forming Part Families by Using Genetic Algorithm and Designing Machine Cells under Demand Changes”, Computers & Operations Research, pp.  263-283, Vol. 33 (2006). 

Accepted (15)

  1. Sarhan, A.M., F. M. Guess, and J.S.Usher, “Estimators for reliability measures in geometric distribution model using dependent masked system life test data”, submitted in 2006, accepted in 2006, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, September 2006.
  2. Zhang, J and Alexander, S. M., “Fault Diagnosis in Injection Molding via Cavity Pressure Signals”,International Journal of Production Research (IJPR), [submitted – 6/6/06]; [accepted – 12/5/06].
  3. L. Chen and T. Homem-de-Mello, “Re-Solving Stochastic Programming Models for airline Revenue Management”, Annuals of Operations Research, Accepted.
  4. Lan, G., G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse. “An Effective and Simple Heuristic for the Set Covering Problem,” to appear in European Journal of Operations Research.
  5. DePuy, G.W., and G.D. Taylor. “Using Board Puzzles to Teach Operations Research,” to appear in INFORMS Transactions on Education, accepted 2006.
  6. Du, F. and Evans, G.W.,  “A Bi-Objective Reverse Logistics Network Analysis for Post-Sales Service,” accepted in November of 2006 to Computers and Operations Research.
  7. Hou, Y., Zurada, J.M., Karwowski, W., and Marras, W.S., and Davis, K., 2007, “Prediction of Spinal Forces Using a Recurrent Fuzzy Neural Network”, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B, in press.
  8. Genaidy, A., Salem, W., Karwowski, W., Paez, O., Tuncel, S., 2007, “The Work Compatibility Improvement Framework: An Integrated Perspective of The Human-At-Work System”, Ergonomics, in press.
  9. Sherehiy, B., Karwowski, W. and Layer, J. K., 2007, “A Review of Enterprise Agility: Concepts, Frameworks and Attributes”,  International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, in press.
  10. Hou, Y., Zurada, J.M., Karwowski, W., Marras, W.S. and Davis, K., 2007, “Identification of Key Fuzzy Variables Using Fuzzy Average with Fuzzy Cluster Distribution”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, in press.
  11. Genaidy and W. Karwowski, 2007, “A Roadmap for a Methodology to Assess, Improve and Sustain Intra- and Inter-Enterprise System Performance With Respect to Technology-Product Life Cycle in Small and Medium Manufacturers”, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 17 (5), in press.
  12. Jang, R.L., Karwowski, W., Quesada, P.M., Rodrick, D., Sherehiy, B., Cronin, S.N. and Layer, J. K., 2007, “Biomechanical Evaluation Of Nursing Tasks In A Hospital Setting”,  Ergonomics, in press.
  13. Bedny, G. and Karwowski, W., and Sengupta, T., 2007, “Application of Systemic-Structural Theory of Activity in the Development of Models of User Performance in Human-Computer Interaction Tasks”,  International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, in press.
  14. Kee, D. and Karwowski, W., 2007, “A Comparison of Three Observational Techniques for Assessing Postural Loads in Industry”,  International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, in press.
  15. Chase, B., Karwowski, W., Benedict, M. E., Quesada, P. M. and Irwin-Chase, H., M., 2006, “The Effects of Thermal Stress on Dual Task Performance and Attention Allocation”, Journal of Human Performance in Extreme Environments, in press. 

Submitted (26)

  1. DePuy, G.W.J.S. Usher, R.L. Walker, and G.D. Taylor. “Production Planning for Remanufactured Products” revised and resubmitted for review in Production Planning and Control , November 2006.
  2. Sarhan, A.M., F. M. Guess, and J.S.Usher, “Estimators for reliability measures ingeometric distribution model using dependent masked system life test data”, submitted in 2006, accepted in 2006, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, September 2006.
  3. Zhang, J and Alexander, S. M., “Fault Diagnosis in Injection Molding via Cavity Pressure Signals”, International Journal of Production Research (IJPR), [submitted – 6/6/06]; [accepted – 12/5/06].
  4. Kohli, A. S., Alexander, S.M., Gupta, M. "A dynamic simulation study to assess the impact of collaboration on the performance of a supply chain subject to a variety of demand environments" International Journal of Production Economics, Special Issue of 'Advanced Modeling and Innovative Design of Supply Chains' [ submitted - 10/09/2006].
  5. Campbell-Kyureghyan, N., Marras, W. "Combined Experimental and Analytical Model of the Lumbar Spine Subjected to Large Displacement Cyclic Loads", in review, Journal of Biomechanics, 2006.
  6. Leijnse, J., Campbell-Kyureghyan, N., Quesada, P., Spektor, D. “Measuring Independent Muscle Action in the Extensor Digitorum and Other Finger Extensors by Surface EMG”, in review Journal of Biomechanics, 2006.
  7. Campbell-Kyureghyan, N., Marras, W., Waters, T. “Computational Modeling of The Lumbar Spine Components: A Review”, in review Medical Engineering and Physics, 2006.
  8. L. Chen and T. Homem-de-Mello, “Re-Solving Stochastic Programming Models for airline Revenue Management”, in review Annuals of Operations Research, 2006
  9. L. Chen and T. Homem-de-Mello, “An Alternative Discrete Choice Model by Customer Preferences”, Journal of Revenue & Pricing Management, Submitted 2006.
  10. Drosos, D., G.W. DePuy, G.D. Taylor, and T. Whyte. “Clustering Techniques for Barge to Boat Assignment,” in review by International Journal of Industrial Engineering, submitted 2006.
  11. Hepdogan, S., R. Moraga, G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse. “A Meta-RaPS Solution for the Early/Tardy Single Machine Scheduling Problem,” in review by International Journal of Production Research, submitted 2006.
  12. Hardin, C.T., J.S. Usher, G.W. DePuy, A.S. Elmaghraby. “Facility layout using self organizing tiles,” in review, IIE Transactions, submitted 2006.
  13. Du, F. and Evans, G.W., “Optimization of Workstation Layout via Heuristic Algorithms,” submitted to Computers and Industrial Engineering, January 2006.
  14. Gupta, M., Mandpe, S. and Evans, G.W., “Environmental Supply Chain Orientation and Performance: A Firm’s Perspective,” submitted to the International Journal of Operations and Production Management, January 2006.
  15. Du, F. and Evans, G.W., “A Bi-Objective Reverse Logistics Network Analysis for Post-Sales Service,” submitted in May of 2006 to Computers and Operations Research, revised and resubmitted during October and November of 2006.
  16. R. J. Graves, S. Hales, S.S. Heragu, C.J. Malmborg and S. Jennings, “A Multimedia Educational Tool Integrating Materials Handling Technology, Analysis and Design UsingVirtual Distribution Center,” submitted to European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 2006.
  17. G. Meng, S.S. Heragu and H. Zijm, “Two-level Analysis of Manufacturing Systems with Cells or Departments,”, submitted to IIE Transactions, 2006.
  18. S.S. Heragu and M. Srinivasan, “Analysis of Manufacturing Systems via Semi-Open Queuing Networks,” submitted to IIE Transactions, 2006.
  19. J. Jia and S.S. Heragu, “Analysis of Semi-Open Queuing Networks via Analytical Matrix Geometric Methods,”, submitted to Operations Research, 2006.
  20. R.J. Mantel, P.C. Schuur, and S.S. Heragu, “Order Oriented Slotting (OOS): The Ultimate Storage Location Assignment Strategy in Warehouses? Models, Heuristics, Examples and a Comparison”, submitted to European Journal of Industrial Engineering.
  21. M. Carbone and S.S. Heragu, “Literature Review of Analytical Models for Manufacturing System Performance Analysis,” submitted to European Journal of Industrial Engineering.
  22. Layer, J. K., Karwowski W. and Furr, A., 2007, “Human Performance as a Function of Operator Cognitive Demands and Quality of Work Life”,  Human Factors (in review).
  23. Daraiseh, N., Genaidy, A.M., J. Deddens, and L.S. Davis, Karwowski, W. and S. Cronin, 2007, “A Comprehensive Assessment of Workload Exposure Variables and Multiple Musculoskeletal Outcomes Among Nurses” in review, Ergonomics in review.
  24. Yaroshevskaya, E., Bedny, G. and Karwowski, W., Layer, J. K., 2007, “A Method of Human Reliability Assessment For Computer Tasks Based On Systemic-Structural Activity Theory”,  Behaviour and Information Technology (in review).
  25. Jeon, G., Leep, H.R., & Shim, J.Y., “A Vehicle Routing Problem Solved by Using a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm”, Computers & Industrial Engineering, [submitted in December 2006].
  26. Garbie, I., Parsaei, H.R., & Leep, H.R. “A Novel Approach for Measuring Agility in Manufacturing Firm”, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, [submitted in December 2006]. 

Books (6 edited, 1 text)

  1. Usher, J.S., Progress in Materials Handling Research: 2006, editors: Meller, R., B. Peters, M. Ogle, D. Taylor, and J. Usher. MHIA Press, June 2006.
  2. S.S. Heragu, Facilities Design, 2nd Edition, iUniverse, Lincoln, NE, 2006
  3. Karwowski, W. (Editor), 2006, Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Human Factors and Ergonomics, Lawrence Erlbaum Publishers, Mohaw: New Jersey.
  4. Marras, W.S and Karwowski, W. (Editors), 2006, Fundamentals and Assessment Tools for Occupational Ergonomics, CRC Press, Boca Raton.
  5. Marras, W.S and Karwowski, W. (Editors), 2006, Interventions, Controls, and Applications in Occupational Ergonomics, CRC Press, Boca Raton.
  6. Karwowski, W., (Editor), 2006, International Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, 2nd Edition, CRC Press, Boca Raton.
  7. Bedny, G. and Karwowski, W., 2006, A Systemic-Structural Theory of Activity: Applications to Human Performance and Work Design, CRC Press, Boca Raton. 

Chapters in books (7)

  1. Karwowski, W., 2006, “The Discipline of Ergonomics and Human Factors”in: Handbook of Human Factors & Ergonomics 3rd edition, G. Salvendy, (Ed.), John Wiley, New York, pp. 1-25.
  2. Rodrick, D. and W. Karwowski, W., 2006, “Manual Materials Handling”, in: Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics 3rd edition, G. Salvendy, (Ed.), John Wiley, New York, pp. 818-854 .
  3. Sommerich, C. M., Marras, W.S. and W. Karwowski, W., 2006, “Work-Related Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Disorders”, in: Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics 3rd edition, G. Salvendy, (Ed.), John Wiley, New York, pp. 855-888.
  4. M. Srinivasan and S.S. Heragu, “Semi-Open Queuing Networks for Analysis of Warehousing Systems,” in R. Meller, M.K. Ogle, B.A. Peters, G.D. Taylor and J.S. Usher (Eds.), Progress in Material Handling Research: 2006, The Material Handling Institute, Charlotte, NC, 2006, pp. 195-204.
  5. Gad El Mola, K.M., Parsaei, H.R., & Leep, H.R. “Economic Analysis of Rapid Prototyping Systems”, Rapid Prototyping, Theory and Practice, edited by Kamrani, A.K., Auerbach Publications, Taylor and Francis Group, New York, 2006.
  6. Biles, W.E., Usher, J.S., Zohdi, M.D., “Material Handling”, Mechanical Engineers Handbook, 3rd Edition, Edited by Myer Kutz, John Wiley and Sons, 2006, pp 349-395.
  7. Hardin, T., and Usher, J. “Facility Layout Using Self-Organizing Tiles”, Progress in Materials Handling Research: 2006, edited by Meller, R., B. Peters, M. Ogle, D. Taylor, and J. Usher. June 2006, p 493-502.
  8. Biles, W. E., “Environmentally Benign Manufacturing,” in Handbook of Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing (M. Kutz, Editor), Wiley Interscience, New York, to appear,  pp 1-34, 2007.

 

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS PUBLICATIONS

 Published (16)

  1. Kuruvilla, A., Alexander, S.M. and Biles, W.E., “Predicting Ambulance Diversion”, Proceedings, 18th. Annual Society for Health Systems Conference, San Diego, CA., February 10-12, 2006.
  2. Alexander, S.M. “Modeling for Disaster Management” Proceedings Production and Operations Management Systems Conference, Boston, MA. April 28- May 1, 2006.
  3. Kohli, A. S., Alexander, S.M., Gupta, M., “A Dynamic Simulation Study to Assess the Impact of Collaboration on the Peformance of an Automotive Service Parts Supply Chain”, Proceedings, Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 20-23, 2006.
  4. DePuy G.W., J.S. Usher, and B. Arterburn. “Workforce training schedule for logistics skills,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 20-24, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  5. Hepdogan, S., R. Moraga, G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse. “A Metaheuristic for the Early/Tardy Single Machine Scheduling Problem,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 20-24, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  6. Evans, G.W., G.W. DePuy G.W., J.S. Usher, and M. Chiodi. “Distribution System Operation Using Simulation and Criterion Modeling,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 20-24, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  7. Hepdogan, S., R. Moraga, G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse. “Solving the 0-1 Multidimensional Knapsack Problem,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 20-24, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  8. Mora, R.P., G.W. DePuy, and J.S. Usher. “Applying combinations of heuristics to the QAP,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 20-24, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  9. Hepdogan, S., R. Moraga, G.W. DePuy, and G.E. Whitehouse. “Nonparametric Comparison of Two Dynamic Parameter Setting Methods in a Meta-Heuristic Approach,” Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Management, Engineering and Informatics: MEI'06, July 16-19, 2006, Orlando, Florida.
  10. Gupta, A. and Evans, G.W., “Optimization Modeling for the Design and Operation of Closed Loop Supply Chains,” Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, May 2006.
  11. Evans, G.W.  and Anderson, N.P., “Development of Criterion Models for Use in Simulation Analysis,” Proceedings of the 2006 Winter Simulation Conference, Monterey, December 2006.
  12. P. Kuo, A. Krishnamurthy, C.J. Malmborg, and S.S. Heragu, “Design Models for Unit Load Storage and Retrieval Systems Using Autonomous Vehicle Technology and Resource Conserving Storage and Dwell Point Policies,” Proceedings of the 2006 NSF Design, Service and Manufacturing Grantees and Research Conference, St. Louis, MO, July 24-27, 2006.
  13. English, J. Usher, and L. Yu, “Design of Powered Roller Conveyors:  A Reliability Perspective,” Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, Limerick, Ireland, July 25-28, 2006, bound (pp. 27-34)and CD ROM.
  14. English, J. R., J.S. Usher, G. D. Taylor, and E. Pohl, “Availability Modeling of Powered Roller Conveyors,”  Proceedings of the 2006 International Colloquium on Material Handling Research, Salt Lake City, UT, June 11-15, 2006, CD ROM, Material Handling Institute.
  15. Taylor, G. D., J. R. English, and J. Usher, “Availability Modeling of Powered Roller Conveyors Using Simulation Methods,” Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, FL, May , 2006, 21-24, CD ROM, Institute of Industrial Engineers. 

Other Publications, Published or Accepted (3)

  1. Campbell-Kyureghyan, N “Boost your health in 60 seconds” by Stacey Colino, All You, Time Inc. (national women’s magazine); to appear,  Issue 1, Jan 26, 2007: p.42
  2. S.S. Heragu and L. Du, Materials Handling Systems, forthcoming in G.D. Taylor (Ed.), Handbook in Logistics, CRC Press, 2007
  3. Campbell-Kyureghyan, N., “Have a better seat” by Cheryl Stuck, Today’s Woman, 16 (1), 2006: pp.16-17. (an interview)
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