Faculty Productivity

2019 Summary of Faculty Productivity

  • Jibreel, N. Dib, and Al Shamaileh, K., “General design equations for 3-way unequal-split Bagley power dividers,” IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 13, no. 13, pp. 2264–2271, 2019.
  • Jaradat, N. Dib, and Al Shamaileh, K., “Miniaturized dual-band CPW Wilkinson power divider using T-network adopting series stubs with a high frequency ratio,” International Journal of Electronics and Communications, vol. 107, pp. 32–38, 2019.
  • Jibreel, N. Dib, and Al Shamaileh, K., “Systematic detailed design of unequal-split 3-way Bagley power dividers using uniform transmission lines,” Progress in Electromagnetics Research M, vol. 79, pp. 137–145, 2019.
  • Jibreel, N. Dib, and Al Shamaileh, K., “Miniaturized high split ratio Bailey power divider based on multi-ring split ring resonators,” Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society, vol. 34, no. 9, pp. 1379–1384, 2019.
  • Sahu, P. Aaen, and Devabhaktuni, V., “Advanced technologies for next-generation RF front-end modules(Invited Review)”, International Journal of RF and Microwave CAE, vol. 29, no. 6, June 2019.
  • Damacharla, P. Dhakal, S. Stumbo, A. Javaid, S. Ganapathy, D. Malek, D. Hodge, and Devabhaktuni, V., “Effects of voice-based synthetic assistant on performance of emergency care provider in training,” International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 122-143, March 2019.
  • Dhakal, P. Damacharla, A. Javaid, and Devabhaktuni, V., “A near real-time automatic speaker recognition architecture for voice-based user interface,” Machine Learning and Knowledge Extraction (MPDI), vol. 1(1), pp. 504-520, March 2019.
  • Keneni, D. Kaur, A. Al Bataineh, Devabhaktuni, V., A. Javaid, J. Zaientz, and R. Marinier, “Evolving rule-based explainable artificial intelligence for unmanned aerial vehicles,” IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 17001-17016, January 2019.
  • Mirkhaydarov , H. Votsi, A. Sahu, P. Caroff, P.R. Young, V. Stolojan, S.G. King, C.C.H. Ng, Devabhaktuni, V., H.H. Tan, C. Jagadish, P.H. Aaen, and M. Shkunov, “Solution-processed InAs nanowire transistors as microwave switches,” Advanced Electronic Materials, 2019.
  • Huang*, A. Javaid, Devabhaktuni, V., Y. Li, Yang, X., “Development of Cognitive Training Program With EEG Headset” IEEE Access, Volume 7, pp. 126191 – 126200, 2019.
  • Regmi, J. Nesamony, S. Pappada, T. Papadimos, and Devabhaktuni, V., “A system for real-time syringe classification and volume measurement using a combination of image processing and artificial neural networks,” Journal of Pharmaceutical Innovation, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. pp 341-358, December 2019.
  • Obaidat, I. Shahwan, Hassebo, A., S. Obaidat, M. Ali and M. Khodjaeva, “SNR-Based Early Warning Message Scheme for VANETs”, Journal of Mobile Multimedia, Vol. 15-3, PP. 163–19.
  • Kim, H., Xu, D, John, C, Wu, Y, “Modeling Thermo-Mechanical Stress of CIGS Solar Cells,” IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 9(2). 499-505, 2019. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8629998
  • Kong, G. Sun, H. Liu, Li, J. (2019) “Dynamic Response of Ballastless Track XCC Pile-raft Foundation under Train Axle Loads”, accepted in 2019 to ASTM Journal of Testing and Evaluation. https://doi.org/10.1520/JTE20180032.
  • Li, J. (2019), “Strip Loading Test Theory and Equipment Development” Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Volume 11, Issue 1, February 2019, Pages 61-71.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2018.07.005
  • Bian, Y. Tian, Y. Zhao, L. Cheng, C. Hong, Z. Gao, Li, J. (2019), “Nonlinear Analysis of Edge Joint on T-Shaped Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular Column-H-Shaped Steel Beam Seismic Performance based on ABAQUS”, Global Journal of Researches in Engineering: E Civil And Structural Engineering, Volume 19 Issue 1, V. 1.0. International Research Journal, Publisher: Global Journals Inc. (USA)Online ISSN: 2249-4596 & Print ISSN: 0975-5861.https://engineeringresearch.org/index.php/GJRE/article/view/1918
  • Y Wu, Liu, Y., S Shao, J Hong. On the internal flow of a ventilated supercavity. J. Fluid Mechanics, 862, 1135-1165, 2019.
  • T Dasari, W Yu, Liu, Y., J Hong. Near-wake behavior of a utility-scale wind turbine. J. Fluid Mechanics, 859, 204-246, 2019.
  • Jahan, F., Sun, W., Niyaz, Q., and Alam, M., “Security Modeling of Autonomous Systems: A Survey.” ACM Computing Survey, Vol. 52, Issue 5, Article 91 (October 2019).
  • Abedini-Najafabadi, H., Ozalp, N., Epstein, M., Davis, R. (2019). Solar carbothermic reduction of dolime as a promising option to produce magnesium and calcium. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol. 58, p. 23540-23548.
  • Ophoff, C., Ozalp, N., Moens, D. (2019). Experimental performance comparison and optical characteristics of aperture mechanisms for solar cavity receivers. Solar Energy, Vol. 188, p. 66-82.
  • Abedini-Najafabadi, H., Ozalp, N., Ophoff, C., Moens, D. (2019). An experimental study on temperature control of a solar receiver under transient solar load. Solar Energy, Vol. 186, p. 52-59.
  • Van Loo, K., Lapauw, T., Ozalp, N., Ström, E., Lambrinou, K., Vleugels, J. (2019). Compatibility of SiC and MAX phase-based ceramics with a KNO3-NaNO3 molten solar salt. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Vol. 195, p. 228-240.
  • Zhang, Y., Chen, Y., Ozalp, N., Xie, G. (2019). LBM modelling of unsteady flow past and through permeable diamond-shaped cylinders: Effects of aspect ratios and Darcy numbers. International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol. 29(9), p. 3472-349.
  • Abuseada, M., Ophoff, C., Ozalp, N. (2019). Characterization of a new 10kWe high flux solar simulator via indirect radiation mapping technique. ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Vol.141, p. 0210051-02100514.
  • Hyman, B., Ozalp, N., Varbanov, P.S., Fan, Y.V. (2019). Modeling energy flows in industry: general methodology to develop process step models. Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 181, p. 528-543.
  • Abuseada, M., Ozalp, N., Ophoff, C. (2019). Numerical and experimental investigation of heat transfer in a solar receiver with a variable aperture. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 128, p.125-135.
  • Babaeian, E., Paheding S., Newcomb, M.S., Maimaitijiang, M., et al., “A New Optical Remote Sensing Technique for High-Resolution Mapping of Soil Moisture,” Frontiers in Big Data, p.37, 2019.
  • Maimaitijiang, M., Sagan, V., Paheding, S., Hartling, S., Esposito, F. and Fritschi, F.B., “Unmanned Aerial System (UAS)-based crop yield prediction using multi-sensor data fusion and deep neural network,” Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol.237, p.111599. (accepted in Dec. 2019).
  • Guo, J. Jiang, Tan, L., S. Du, “Improved adaptive recursive even mirror Fourier nonlinear filter for nonlinear active noise control,” Applied Acoustics, vol. 146, pp. 310-319, March 2019, Elsevier.
  • Yang, H. H. Zhang, W. Yu, Tan L., “Optimal design of discrete-time fractional-order PID controller for idle speed control of an IC engine,” in press, International Journal of Powertrains, 2019.
  • Wang, X., Carrington, D. & Pepper, D. (2019), “Modeling turbulent compressible flow with thermal effects using hp-finite element technique”, Computational Thermal Sciences, v11, n6, pp. 509-522.URL: http://dl.begellhouse.com/journals/648192910890cd0e,53fb21517a6ae8bf.html
  • Wang, X., Liu, Y., Chen, B. and Pepper, D. (2019), “An improved mass consistent model for three-dimensional wind field construction”, ASME Journal of Energy Resources and Technology, v141, n5, 1-9. URL: https://asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/energyresources/issue/141/5
  • Wang, S. and Wang, X., (2019), “Modeling and analysis of the effects of noise barrier shape and inflow conditions on highway automobiles emission dispersion”, Fluids, v4, n3, 151. URL:https://www.mdpi.com/2311-5521/4/3/151
  • Labi, S. Faiz, A., Saeed, T., Alabi, B., Woldemariam, (2019). Connectivity, Accessibility, and Mobility Relationships in the Context of Low-Volume Road Networks, Transportation Research Record, 1-11, DOI: 10.1177/0361198119854091
  • Xi, V. Sheng, Yang, S., B. Fu, and Z. Cu (2019). Predicting Simplified Thematic Progression Pattern for Discourse Analysis, Journal of Computers, Materials and Continua, 2019.
  • Zhang, R. (2019). Applying Data Mining Technology on Income Inequality and Inflation in the United States. American Journal of Networks and Communications (ISSN Print: 2326-893X; ISSN online: 2326-8964), December 2019.
  • Yan, H., Liu, L., Zhuang, J., Zhou, P., Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Carbon Effect on the Thermal Physical Properties of the Molten Iron,” ISIJ, 59(2): pp. 221-226.
  • Li, J., Zhou, P., Liao, Z., Chai, L., Zhou, C.Q., and Zhang, L., 2019, “CFD modelling and optimization of oxygen supply mode in KIVCET smelting process,” Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, 29(7): pp. 1560-1568.
  • Okosun, T., Silaen, A.K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Review on Computational Modeling and Visualization of the Ironmaking Blast Furnace at Purdue University Northwest,” (review paper) Steel Research International, 90(4), 1900046 (16 pages).
  • Ma, J., Li, J., Zhou, P., Song, Y., Chai, L., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “A viewpoint on the dynamics of bubble formation from a submerged nozzle,” European Journal of Mechanics-B/Fluids, 78: pp. 276-283.
  • Moreland, J., Toth, K., Fang, Y., Block, M., Page, G., Crites, S., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Interactive Simulators for Steel Industry Safety Training,” Steel Research International, 90(4), 1800513 (9 pages).
  • Wu, D., Zhou, P., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Evaluation of pulverized coal utilization in a blast furnace by numerical simulation and grey relational analysis,” Applied Energy, 250: pp. 1686-1695.
  • Yan, S., Tang, G., Zhou, C.Q., and Guo, X., 2019, “Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling of Combustion Characteristics of a CH4/O2 Combustor in a Copper Anode Furnace,” ACS omega, 4(7):pp. 12449-12458.
  • Liu, W., Lee, J., Guo, X., Silaen, A.K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Argon Bubble Coalescence and Breakup in a Steel Ladle with Bottom Plugs,” Steel Research International, 90(4), 1800396 (10 pages).
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Krotov, Y., Riley, M.F., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Effects of fuel input on coherent jet length at various ambient temperatures,” Applied Thermal Engineering, 153: pp. 513-523.
  • Wu, D., Zhou, P., Yan, H.J., Shi, P.Y., and C.Q., 2019, “Numerical investigation of the effects of size segregation on pulverized coal combustion in a blast furnace,” Powder Technology, Volume 342, 15 January 2019, pp. 41-53.
  • Liu, X., Worl, B., Tang, G., Silaen, A.K., Cox, J., Johnson, K., Bodnar, R., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Simulation of Scale Formation in a Reheat Furnace,” Steel Research International, 90(4),1800385 (10 pages).
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Krotov, Y., Riley, M., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Investigation of Coherent Jet Potential Core Length in an Electric Arc Furnace,” Steel Research International, 90(4), 1800381 (9 pages).
  • Ma, H., Lee, J., Tang, K., Liu, R., Lowry, M., Silaen, A.K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Modeling of Spray Heat Transfer with a Moving Steel Slab during the Secondary Cooling Process,” Steel Research International, 90 (4), 1800393 (8 pages).
  • Wu, D., Zhou, P., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical study on pulverized coal combustion in a raceway from the viewpoint of coal plume”, Energy Procedia, 158: pp. 5517-5522.
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Wang, T., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Investigation of Supersonic Oxygen Jet Potential Core Length at Various Ambient Temperature” The Journal of the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (JOM), 71(2): pp. 633-643.
  • Lin, Y., Gao, Y., Wu, M., Zhou, R., Chung, D., Caraveo, G., & Xu, J. (2019). Acoustofluidic stick-and-play micropump built on foil for single-cell trapping. Lab on a Chip, 19(18), 3045-3053.
  • Zhang, J., Zhou, R., Wang, C. (2019) Dynamics of a pair of ellipsoidal microparticles under a uniform magnetic field. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 29(10), 104002.
  • Chen, Y., Wang, Y., Tang, G., Silaen, A.K., Vanover, K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Investigation of Decarburization Reaction Characteristics in Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking Process,” Iron & Steel Technology Magazine, to be published on January 2020 (8 pages).
  • Lee, J., Walla, N., Silaen, A. K. Goodloe D. D., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Flow and Thermal Stress Analysis of a Blast Furnace Blowpipe,” Iron & Steel Technology Magazine, September 2019, pp. 54-62.
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Spencer, A., Krotov, Y., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Modeling of Scrap Preheating by Oxy-fuel Combustion in an Electric Arc Furnace,” Iron and Steel Technology Magazine, January 2019, pp. 34-41.
  • Safia Rahmat, Niyaz, Q., Ahmad Y. Javaid, and Weiqing Sun, “Application of Deep Learning as a Pattern Recognition Technique in Information Security,” In Advances in Pattern Recognition Research, Eds: Thomas Lu, Senior Researcher & Tien-Hsin Chao, Principal Researcher, NASA/JPL/Caltech, NOVA Science Publishers, ISBN: 978-1-53614-429-1.
  • Liao, S., Sun, Z. & Zhou, C.Q. (Guest Editor), “Energy Utilization and Conservation”, A special issue for J.Cent. South Univ. 26, 2019–2020 (September 2019).
  • Zhou, C.Q. (Editor), Proceeding of International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Metallurgical Processes in Steelmaking, August, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q. and Bodnor, R., (Guest Editor), “Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization”, A Special Issue for the Journal of Steel Research International, April, 2019.
  • Abramowitz, H. and Hamilton, R. (2019, June), NSF S-Stem Program at PNW 2010-2014, presented at 2019 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Tampa, Florida. Paper # 26141.
  • Mishra, A., Nnanna, A.G. and Abramowitz, H., (2019, November) Simultaneous adsorption and evaporation of produced water using activated carbon coated polyurethane foam, IMECE2019, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Aronu, O., Abramowitz, H. and Nnanna, A.G., (2019, November), Membrane Fouling Mitigation in Water Filtration Using Piezoelectrics, IMECE2019, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Elkin, C. and Devabhaktuni, V., “Comparative Analysis of Machine Learning Techniques in Assessing Cognitive Workload,” In: 10th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE2019). Washington, DC, pp. 185-195 (July 2019).
  • Gray, D., AIST Conference Paper delivered at AISTech 2019 in Pittsburgh. “The Use of Virtual Reality in Examining Strip Flatness”.
  • Gray, D., Delivered Presentation to AIST Industrial Round Table- “Advanced Modeling to Optimize and Visualize Strip Flatness – Year 2”.
  • Garcia, A and Kim, H., “The Effects of Axial Stress on CIGS Solar Cell Performance,” 2019 IEEE 46thPhotovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Chicago, IL, USA, 0931-0934, 2019.https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8981250/metrics#metrics
  • Kim, H., Xu, D, John, C, Wu, Y, “Modeling Thermo-Mechanical Stress of CIGS Solar Cells”, PV reliability Workshop organized by National Renewable Energy Laboratory, (Lakewood CO, Feb 2019).
  • Kim, H., Xu, D, Lingaraju, A, Kpoffon, H, Abramowitz, H, “Effect of Temperature on the Elastic Properties of Hydrogel: Modeling and AFM Experiments”, 5th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) (Indianapolis IN, July 2019).
  • Li, J., J. Xu, Zeytinoglu, N. and J. Zhai (2019) “Design of a Carburizing Treatment of Steel Base Gearin the Materials Science Course”, The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Illinois-Indiana Section Annual Conference at University of Evansville, Indiana, March 22-23, 2019,Evansville, Indiana. https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/aseeil-insectionconference/2019/classroom/4/
  • Xu, J., Li, J., Zeytinoglu, N., Zhai, J., (2019) “Application of Computational Tools to Spaghetti-Based Truss Bridge Design”, The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Illinois-Indiana Section Annual Conference at University of Evansville, Indiana, March 22-23, 2019, Evansville, Indiana.https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/aseeil-insectionconference/2019/technology/4/
  • Hajitaheriha, A. H. Motlagh, Li, J., M. Hoseinzadeh (2019) “The effect of foundation shapes on bearing capacity in layered geogrid-reinforced soils” 11th National Congress on Civil Engineering, April30 – May 1, 2019, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran. https://en.civilica.com/Paper-NCCE11-NCCE11_138=The-effect-of-foundation-shapes-on-bearing-capacity-in-layered-geogrid-reinforced-soils.html
  • Li, J., Jin,X., Zeytinoglu, N., Zhai, J., (2019, Mar). Design of a Carburizing Treatment of Steel Base Gear in the Materials Science Course. Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Illinois/Indiana Section Conference Evanston, Indiana.
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  • Li, J., Jin, X., Zeytinoglu, N., Jinyuan Zhai (2019, Mar). Application of Computational Tools to Spaghetti Based Truss Bridge Design. Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Illinois/Indiana Section Conference Evanston, Indiana.
  • Alana Gorski, Hannah Gross, and Mojtahed, M. “Design and Development of an Integrated Firewall-Seat for Formula SAE Car,” 2019 ASEE Midwest Section Conference “Applied Learning and Industry Partnerships Enhancing Engineering Education,” Wichita State University, Wichita, KS September 15-17, 2019. https://peer.asee.org/collections/2019-asee-midwest-section-conference
  • Muhammad, H.,Khan, J., Niyaz, , Devabhaktuni, V., Site Guo and Umair Shaikh, “Identifying Generic Features for Malicious URL Detection System,” 2019 IEEE 10th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), New York City, NY, USA,2019.
  • Safia Rahmat, Niyaz, Q., Akshay Mathur, Weiqing Sun, and Ahmad Javaid, “Network Traffic-Based Hybrid Malware Detection for Smartphone and Traditional Networked Systems,” 2019 IEEE 10thAnnual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), New York City, NY, USA, 2019.
  • Aguayo, G.C., Morales, U., Long, X., Niyaz, , Yang, X., Javaid, A., “An Introductory Visualization Aid for Cybersecurity Education.” In Proceedings of the International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS), Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2019.
  • Medha Pujari, Jhaghapratha Narayanamoorthy, Weiqing Sun, Farha Jahan, Bill McCreary, Niyaz, , Devabhaktuni, V., “PortableVN: A Generic Mobile Application for Network Security Testbeds.” In Proceedings of the International Conference on Security and Management (SAM), Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2019.
  • Abedini-Najafabadi, H., Ozalp, N. (2019). Effect of carbon particle seeding as radiant absorbent for enhanced heat transfer. ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference (SHTC-2019). Paper No. HT2019-3657.
  • Ophoff, C., Ozalp, N., Moens, D. (2019). Monte Carlo ray tracing coupled CFD modelling and experimental testing of a 1 kW solar cavity receiver radiated via 7 kW HFSS. ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference (SHTC-2019). Paper No. HT2019-3541.
  • Abuseada, M., Ozalp, N. (2019). Intensity distribution from a single-bulb solar simulator identification through inverse ray tracing. ASME 13th Energy Sustainability Conference. Paper No. ES2019-3860.
  • Rutten, J., Verschoren, J., Ozalp, N., Ophoff, C., Moens, D. (2019). Design, manufacturing and experimental testing of a self-cleaning exit port mechanism for a solar reactor. 4th Thermal and Fluid Engineering Conference (TFEC-2019). Paper No. TFEC-2019-28516.
  • Dai, Y. Zhang, J. Hou, X. Wang, Tan, L., and J. Jiang, “Sparse wavelet decomposition and filter banks with CNN deep learning for speech recognition,” 2019 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, pp. 98-103, Brookings, South Dakota, May 2019
  • Peng, J. Hou, Tan, L., J. Chen, J. Jiang, and X. Guo, “Bit-error aware lossless color image compression,” 2019 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, pp. 126-131,Brookings, South Dakota, May 2019.
  • Guo, J. Jiang, J. Chen, Tan, L., S. Du, “Convex combination recursive even mirror Fourier nonlinear filter for nonlinear active noise control,” The 22nd International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, Harbin, China, August, 2019.
  • Guo, J Jiang, Tan, L., S. Du, “Efficient implementation of Volterra diagonal bilinear filter for nonlinear active noise control,” IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Edmonton, Canada, May, 2019.
  • Mauro Puebla-Alvarez*, Daniel Carrillo*, Yang, X., “Cognitive Training”, the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS’19), July 29 – August 1, 2019, USA.
  • Aguayo, U. Morales, X. Long, Niyaz, Q., Yang, X., A. Y. Javaid, “An Introductory Visualization Aid for Cybersecurity Education,” the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS’19), July 29 – August 1, 2019, USA.
  • Wang, S., and Wang, X., “Modeling and analysis of noise barrier shape effects on highway automobiles emission dispersion”, ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress &Exposition, Nov. 11-14, 2019, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Dunn, C. Enriquez, L., Godinez, J., Moore M., Wang, X., and Zhou, C.Q., “Numerical and experimental study of an FSAE intake manifold”, ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Nov. 11-14, 2019, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Worl, B., Nielson, S., and Wang, X., “Pressure drop in circular pipe flow as influenced by the angle of inclination”, ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Nov. 11-14,2019, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Woldemariam, W., Labi, S., Faiz, A. (2019, September). Topological Connectivity Criteria for Low-Volume Road Network Design and Improvement. 12th International Conference on Low-Volume Roads. Transportation Research Board, Kalispell, Montana. http://www.cvent.com/events/12th-trb-international-conference-on-low-volume-roads/event-summary-4d82bd2d8b2a433b8a7e9a7ed45429e3.aspx
  • Miralinaghi, M., Woldemariam, W., Abraham, D., Agyemang, A., Chen, S., and Labi, S. (2019, January). Network-Level Scheduling of Construction Projects Considering User and Business Impacts. TRB 98th Annual Meeting, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C. http://www.trb.org/AnnualMeeting/Program.aspx
  • Li, Z. Yuan, and Yang, S., (2019). Event Detection on Unreliable Distributed Storage Network, Proceedings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (IEEE Globecom), 2019.
  • Porter and Yang, S., (2019). The Design and Implementation of a RESTful IoT Service Using MERN Stack, IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Systems and Networks, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Smart Systems (IEEE MASS), 2019.
  • Yuan, W. Li, and Yang, S., (2019). Beacon Node Placement for Minimal Localization Error, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (IEEE iThing), 2019.
  • Zhang, R. (2019). Machine Learning on Prediction of Inflation Rates, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (ICEECS2020), accepted November 2019.
  • Zhang, S.Y.(2019).Incorporating Finite Element Analysis Based Projects in Teaching Machine Component Design, Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Tampa, Florida. https://peer.asee.org/32958
  • Huo, Y. and Zhao, H. (2019). Revisit Heuristics for Flowshop Scheduling with Availability Constraint, Multidisciplinary International Scheduling Conference (MISTA 2019), December 12-15, 2019, Ningbo, China.
  • Zhao, H.(2019). Maximizing the Number of On Time Jobs on Identical Machines, 9thInternational Conference on Computer Science, Engineering and Applications (CCSEA2019) July 13-14, 2019, Toronto, Canada.
  • Zheng, D., Ma, H., Silaen, A.K., Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “CFD Analysis of Reversed Installation on Flow Measurements by a Plate Orifice”, Proceedings of the ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Salt Lake City, UT, USA(6 pages).
  • Zhou, X., Moore, M.T., Ma, H., Silaen, A.K., Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Adaptive Mesh Refinement of the Solidification Front in Continuous Caster Simulations”, Proceedings of the ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Salt Lake City, UT, USA (10 pages).
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Wang, Y., Silaen, A., Vanover, K., Krotov, Y., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Simulation of Oxy-Natural Gas Combustion in an Electric Arc Furnace,” Proceedings of the 8thInternational STEELSIM Conference, Toronto, Ont., Canada, pp. 270-280.
  • Ma, H., Silaen, A., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Study on Numerical Simulation Strategy for Spray Cooling during Continuous Casting of Steel,” Proceedings of the 8thInternational STEELSIM Conference, Toronto, Ont., Canada, pp. 394-410.
  • Liu, W., Guo, X., Silaen, A.K, Walla, N., Oltmann, H., Bhansali, A., Pitts-Baggett, A.,Thapliyal, V., Pretorius, E., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Analysis of Transport and Removal of Inclusions in an Industrial Gas-Stirred Ladle,” Proceedings of the 8th International STEELSIM Conference, Toronto, Canada,pp.22-40.
  • Zhou, P., Wu, D., Yan, H., Zhu, R., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Effects of Lance Configuration on the Flow and Combustion Behavior of a Pulverized Coal Plume in the Tuyere,” Proceedings of the 8thInternational STEELSIM Conference, Toronto, Ont., Canada, pp. 56-67.
  • Toth, K.A., Moreland, J., Zhou, C.Q., Balachandran, A., Zhang, F., and Roudebush, J. C., June 2019, Board 149: Development of an Educational Wind Turbine Troubleshooting and Safety Simulator Paper presented at 2019 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Tampa, Florida. https://peer.asee.org/32264.
  • Worl, B.M., Fan, J., Silaen, A., Cox, J., Johnson, K., Fabina, L., Maiolo, J., Tian, K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019,“Analysis of the Effects of Oxygen Enrichment in a Reheating Furnace,” Proceedings of 2019 AISTech–Iron and Steel Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 2629-2640.
  • Okosun,T., Nielson, S., D’Alessio, J., Klaas, M., Street, S.J., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Investigation of High-Rate and Pre-heated Natural Gas Injection in the Blast Furnace,” Proceedings of 2019 AISTech –Iron and Steel Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 383-397.
  • Ma, H., Liu, R., Lowry, M., Silaen, A., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Investigation of Spray Cooling at Various Operation Conditions during Continuous Casting Operation,” Proceedings of 2019 AISTech–Iron and Steel Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 1425-1440.
  • Luo, Y., Toth, K., Moreland, J., Block, M., Rosenbalm, D. S., Page, G., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Interactive VR Video for Mobile Equipment Safety Training,” Proceedings of 2019 AISTech–Iron and Steel Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 33-41.
  • Chen, Y., Wang, Y., Tang, G., Silaen, A., Vanover, K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Investigation of Decarburization Reaction Characteristics in an Electric Arc Furnace Steel,” Proceedings of 2019AISTech–Iron and Steel Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 798-796.
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Krotov, Y., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Effects of Steel Scrap Oxidation on Scrap Preheating Process in an Electric Arc Furnace,” Proceedings of10thInternational Symposium on High Temperature Metallurgical Processing, 2019 TMS Conference, San Antonio, TX, USA, pp. 453-465.
  • Liu, Zhou. R., H. Yin, B. Forman and R. Moravec. (2019). Numerical and Experimental Studies on Fluid Flow and Microbubble Entrapment during Continuous Casting with a Curved Mold Design. The8th International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Metallurgical Processes in Steelmaking (STEELSIM2019). Toronto, Canada.
  • Ozeh, U., Zhou, R. (2019). Design, manufacturing and testing of microstructures in lab-on-chip system. (2019) World Congress on Micro and Nano Manufacturing 2019. Raleigh, NC.
  • Zhang, S.Y. (2019) Final report of INSGC project: Development of FEA-Based Computer Simulations for Aircraft Wing Vibration, PI, submitted to the INSGC office in May 2019.
  • Chen, Y., Wang, Y., Tang, G., Silaen, A.K., Vanover, K., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Numerical Investigation of Decarburization Reaction Characteristics in Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking Process,” Iron & Steel Technology Magazine, to be published on January 2020 (8 pages).
  • Lee, J., Walla, N., Silaen, A. K. Goodloe D. D., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Flow and Thermal Stress Analysis of a Blast Furnace Blowpipe,” Iron & Steel Technology Magazine, September 2019, pp. 54-62.
  • Tang, G., Chen, Y., Silaen, A.K., Spencer, A., Krotov, Y., and Zhou, C.Q., 2019, “Modeling of Scrap Preheating by Oxy-fuel Combustion in an Electric Arc Furnace,” Iron and Steel Technology Magazine, January 2019, pp. 34-41.
  • Govert, L., Jayne, M., Ross, S., Xue, J.,Bridges, S., Isegen, L., Xhou, X., Shen, H. and Abramowitz, H., (2019, August), Visualization of Ternary Phase Diagrams Using Augmented Reality and Three-Dimensional Modeling, 10th North American Materials Education Symposium, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.
  • Govert, L., Jayne, M., Ross, S., Xue, J., Bridges, S., Isegen, L., Xhou, X., Shen, H. and Abramowitz, H., (2019, August), Using AR and 3D Printed Models for Visualizing Liquidus Surfaces of Ternary Slag Systems, 8th International SteelSim Conference, Toronto, Canada.
  • Apostoaia, C., M Cernat, “A Dynamic Inductive Power Transfer System”, presented at
  • ICRERA 2019, 8th International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications, November 3-6, 2019, Brasov, Romania.
  • Kim, H. Effect of Layer Thickness on the Residual Stresses of CIGS Solar Cells due to Hotspot, 5thWorld Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) (Indianapolis IN, 2019)
  • Kim, H., Xu, D., Lingaraju, A.B., Kpoffon, H. and Abramowitz, H., (2019, July), Effect of Temperature on the Mechanical Properties of Hydrogel: Modeling and Experiment, 5th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME2019), Indianapolis, IN.
  • Liu, Y., J Roll, S Van Kooten, X Deng. Schlieren photography to study the flow around flying insects. INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 59, E138-E138. 2019.
  • Liu, Y., Measurement of starting vortex strength of a hovering hawkmoth. 72nd Annual Meetings of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics. Nov. 23-26, Seattle, Washington.
  • David Galarza, Liu, Y., High Speed Schlieren Photography on small insects. 72nd Annual Meetings of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics. Nov. 23-26, Seattle, Washington.
  • Mojtahed, M., Joslin Mourillon, Adam Riley “Development of a Nondestructive Technique for Detection of Defects in Thin Plywood,” Proceedings of the 4th Baltic Conference Series – 26AMC, Stockholm, Sweden, May 13 – 16, 2019.
  • Ozalp, N. “Sunshine to fuels, power, and commodities for promising new industrial transition” Keynote speech, Frontiers in Green and Sustainable Energy Conference (Green Energy 2019), October 2019, Toronto, Canada.
  • Ozalp, N. “Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers’ Roles in Promising New Industrial Revolution” Keynote speech, Modern Practices in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (Mech Aero 2019),September 2019, San Francisco, California.
  • Yang, S., (2019). Registration and Finance Chair of IEEE MASS, 2019.
  • Yang, S., (2019). Co-chair of The Sixth REUNS workshop, in conjunction with IEEE MASS 2019.
  • Yang, S., (2019). Program vice chair of the 15th IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications (GreenCom 2019).
  • Yang, S., (2019). Program chair of The 1st International Workshop on Smart City Communication and Networking (SmartCityCom).
  • Yang, S., (2019). Program chair of The 5th National Symposium for NSF REU Research in Data Science, Systems, and Security.
  • Zhao, H. (2019). Member of program committee of the conference MISTA 2019.
  • Zhao, H. (2019). Invited Talk: Maximizing the Number of On Time Jobs on Identical Machines, INFORMS Annual Meeting, October 20-23, 2019, Seattle, Washington.
  • Zhou, C.Q., Interactive Simulators for Engineering Education”, presentation at the Panel on Recent Advancements and Discussions in Heat Transfer and Thermal Science Education, IMECE 2019, Salt Lake City, Nov. 11, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Steel Industry R&D Priority”, one-day roundtable organized by DOE Advanced Manufacturing Office (by invitation only), Washington, DC, Nov. 6, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Simulation and Visualization for Energy Reduction in Steel Manufacturing”, presentation at AIST Energy and Utilities – Industry Insights and Fundamentals Workshop, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, 7-10, October 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Roundtable Discussion”, one of panelists, AIST Energy and Utilities – Industry Insights and Fundamentals Workshop, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, 7-10, October 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization”, seminar at Stelco Lake Erie Works, Nanticoke, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “SMSVC overview”, keynote at 8th International Conference on Modelling and Simulation of Metallurgical Processes in Steelmaking (STEELSIM2019), Toronto, Canada, August 13- 15, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Simulation and Visualization for Steel manufacturing”, seminar at Gerdau Special Steel North American, June 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization”, presentation at AISI 2019 General Meeting and SMA 2019 Annual Members Conference, Washington, DC, June 4, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Simulation and Visualization for Steel manufacturing”, seminar at Tata Steel Europe R &D, Amsterdam, Netherland, May 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Industrial Process simulation and visualization for energy reduction,” presentation at the NSF Industry-University Cooperative Research Center for Industrial Energy Efficiency Planning Meeting at Case Western Reserve University, May 2019
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Steel manufacturing Simulation and Visualization”, seminar at NLMK, Burns Harbor, IN, April2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “VR and AR Visualization for Digital Transformation”, presentation at AIST digital transformation forum 2019, Pittsburgh, PA, March 25-28, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Shaping the Future of Manufacturing with Simulation and Visualization”, seminar at Caterpillar Technical Center, Peoria, IL, February 11, 2019.
  • Zhou, C.Q., “Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization”, presentation at monthly dinner meeting of Peoria Chapter of ASM, Peoria, IL, February 11, 2019.
  • Associate Editor, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications. May 2017 –present (Ozalp, N.)
  • Associate Editor, Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering. Responsible for Thermal and Mass Transport. April 2016 – present (Ozalp, N.)
  • Executive board member, International Advisory Board Directory of the International Association of Hydrogen Energy, June 2012 – present (Ozalp, N.)
  • Committee Member, International Scientific Advisory Committee of the 22nd International Conference on Process Integration, Modeling and Optimization for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction (PRES2019), Crete, Greece, October 2019 (Ozalp, N.)
  • Committee Member, Scientific Advisory Committee of the Power-Energy Summit 2019: Global Summit and Expo on Power and Energy Engineering, Dubai, UAE, February 2019 (Ozalp, N.)
  • Associate editor: International Journal of Engineering Research & Innovation, International Association of Journals and Conferences. Member of International Editorial Advisory Board, International Association of Journals and Conferences. (Tan, L.)
  • ASME K-20 Committee on Numerical Heat Transfer since 2006, chair technical sessions for IMECE since 2007 (Wang, X.)
  • Member of the Editorial Board and Reviewer for Scientific Journals International (SJI) (Zhang, R.)
  • AIST Foundation University-Industry Relations Roundtable, 2011 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Digital Transformation Taskforce, 2018 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Kent D. Peaslee Junior Faculty Award Committee, 2015 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Steel Research & Applications Grant Committee, 2015 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Steel Curriculum Development Committee, 2013 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Steel Scholarship Committee, 2013 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Computer Applications Technology Committee, 2010 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • AIST Energy & Utilities Technology Committee, 2010 – present (Zhou, C.Q.)
  • NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge 2019 for 10 ME Students and 3 EE Students. 2 Top 10 Rovers; Rover 1 — 6th Place & Rover 2 – 9th Place (Advisors: Abramowitz, H. and Gray, D.)
  • PNW Formula SAE car projects (6) to design, manufacture, and complete the PNW Formula SAE car that competed at the 2019 FSAE competition event in Michigan. https://www.sae.org/attend/student-events/formula-sae-michigan
  • Mauro Puebla-Alvarez and Daniel Carrillo, published a paper “Cognitive Training”, the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS’19), July 29 – August 1, 2019, USA (Advisor: Yang, X.)
  • Xiaoyu Long and Zhaoze Liu, Xiaoyu Long published a paper “An Introductory Visualization Aid for Cybersecurity Education,” the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS’19), July 29 – August 1, 2019, USA (Advisor: Yang, X.)
  • AIST 2019 Undergraduate Student Project Presentation – 2nd place, Yining Xu (Advisor: Zhou, C.Q.)
  • SaTC: EDU: Collaborative: Interactive Visualization and PracTice based Cybersecurity Curriculum and Training (InviteCyber) Framework for Developing Next-gen Cyber-Aware Workforce (Yang, L., Niyaz, Q.) $231,422
  • Acquisition of Tabletop Scanning Electron Microscope (Zhou, R., Abramowitz, H., Kim, H., Chen, C.C., Spaulding, M.) $172,072
  • RET SITE: Simulation and Visualization Technologies for Innovative Industrial Solutions (CoPI: C.C. Chen, for 3 years) (Zhou, C.Q.) $592,681
  • Steel Manufacturing Visualization and Simulation Consortium (SMVSC) Membership (Zhou, C.Q.) $680,000
  • MRI: Acquisition of an Advanced Three-dimensional Flow Measurement System. NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program. NSF Award#1919726. (Liu, Y., Zhou, C.Q., Zeytinoglu, N., Li, J., Zhou, R.) $363,760