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Dasgupta, S. and A. Banerjee, “Pattern Tracking and 3D Reconstruction of Moving Rigid Body from a 2D Image Sequence,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics – Part C, 35 (1): 116-125, 2005.

Balasundaram, B. and S. Butenko, “Constructing Test Functions for Global Optimization Using Continuous Formulations of Graph Problems,” Optimization Methods and Software, 20: 439-452, 2005.

Balasundaram, B., S. Butenko and S. Trukhanov, “Novel Approaches for Analyzing Biological Networks,” Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, 10: 23-39, 2005.

Boginski, V., S. Butenko and P. Pardalos, “Statistical Analysis of Financial Networks,” Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 48: 431-443, 2005.

Butenko, S., A. Golodnikov and S. Uryasev, “Optimal Security Liquidation Algorithms,” Computational Optimization and Applications, 32: 9-27, 2005.

Jaruphongsa, W., S. Çetinkaya and C-Y. Lee, “A Dynamic Lot-Sizing Model with Multi-Mode Replenishments: Polynomial Algorithms for Special Cases with Dual and Multiple Modes,” IIE Transactions, 37 (5): 453-467, 2005.

Li, V. C. and G. L. Curry, “Solving Multidimensional Knapsack Problems with Generalized Upper Bound Constraints Using Critical Event Tabu Search,” Computers & Operations Research, 32 (4): 825-848, 2005.

Apley, D. W. and Y. Ding, “A Characterization of Diagnosability Conditions for Variance Components Analysis in Assembly Operations,” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 2(2): 101-110, 2005.

Ding, Y., D. Ceglarek, J. Jin and J. Shi, “Process-Oriented Tolerancing for Multi-Station Assembly Systems,” IIE Transactions, 37 (6): 493-508, 2005.

Ding, Y., Y. Chen and S. Zhou, “A Comparison of Process Variance Estimation Methods for In-Process Dimensional Measurement and Control,” ASME Transactions, Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, 127 (1): 69-79, 2005.

Kim, P. and Y. Ding, “Optimal Engineering Design Guided by Data-Mining Methods,” Technometrics, 47 (3): 336- 348, 2005.

Liu, Q., Y. Chen and Y. Ding, “Optimal Coordinate Sensor Placements for Estimating Mean and Variance Components of Variation Sources,” IIE Transactions, 37 (9): 877-889, 2005.

Chen, Y., A. Das, W. B. Qin, A. Sivasubramaniam, Q. Wang and N. Gautam, “Managing Server Energy and Operational Costs in Hosting Centers,” ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 33 (1): 303-314, 2005.

Flannery, A., J. P. Kharoufeh, L. Elefteriadou and N. Gautam, “Queuing Delay Models for Single-Lane Roundabouts,” Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, 22 (3): 133-150, 2005.

Foster, E. J., R. R. Barton, N. Gautam and L. T. Truss, “The Process-Oriented Multivariate Capability Index,” International Journal of Production Research, 43 (10): 2135-2148, 2005.

Gautam, N., “Pricing Issues in Web Hosting Services,” Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, 4 (1): 7-23, 2005.

Mahabhashyam, S. R. and N. Gautam, “On Queues with Markov Modulated Service Rates,” Queueing Systems: Theory and Applications, 51 (1-2): 89-113, 2005.

Sarangan, V., D. Ghosh, N. Gautam and R. Acharya, “Steady State Distribution for Stochastic Knapsack with Bursty Arrivals,” IEEE Communication Letters, 9 (2): 187-189, 2005.

Hicks, I.V., “Planar Branch Decompositions I: The Ratcatcher,” INFORMS Journal on Computing, 17 (4): 402-412, 2005.

Hicks, I.V., “Planar Branch Decompositions II: The Cycle Method,” INFORMS Journal on Computing, 17 (4): 413- 421, 2005.

Hicks, I. V., “Graphs, Branchwidth, and Tangles! Oh My!,” Networks, 45 (2): 55-60, 2005.

Warrier, D., I. V. Hicks, J. Warren and W. E. Wilhelm, “A Branch-and-Price Approach for the Maximum Weight Independent Set Problem,” Networks, 46 (14): 198-209, 2005.

Jeong, I-J. and V. J. Leon, “A Single-Machine Distributed-Scheduling Methodology Using Cooperative-Interaction Via Coupling-Agents,” IIE Transactions, 37 (2): 137-152, 2005.

Leon, V. J. and I-J. Jeong,“An Improved Group Setup Strategy for PCB Assembly Lecture Note,” Computer Science,” 3483, 312-321,2005

Ntaimo, L. and S. Sen, “The Million-Variable “March” for Stochastic Combinatorial Optimization,” Journal of Global Optimization, 32(3): 385-400, 2005.

Curry, J. and B. A. Peters, “Rescheduling Parallel Machines with Stepwise Increasing Tardiness and Machine Assignment Stability Objectives,” International Journal of Production Research, 43 (15): 3231-3246, 2005.

Yang, T., B. A. Peters, and M. Tu, “Layout Design for Flexible Manufacturing Systems Considering Single- Loop Directional Flow Patterns,” European Journal of Operational Research, 164: 440-455, 2005.

Damodaran, P. and W.E. Wilhelm, “A Branch-and-Price Approach for Prescribing Profitable Feature Upgrades,” International Journal of Production Research, 43 (21): 4539-4558, 2005.

Warrier, D., W. E. Wilhelm, J. Warren, and I. V. Hicks, “A Branch-and-Price Approach for the Maximum Weight Independent Set Problem,” Networks, 46 (14): 198-209, 2005.

Wilhelm, W. E., D. Liang, B. Rao, D. Warrier, X. Zhu, and S. Bulusu, “Design of International Assembly Systems and Their Supply Chains Under NAFTA,” Transportation Research E, 41, 467-493, 2005.

Wortman, M. A. and D. A. Elkins, “Stochastic Modeling for Computational Warranty Analysis,” Naval Research Logistics, 52 (1): 224-231, 2005.


Cerekci, A., S. Dasgupta, B. Sharda and A. Banerjee, “Object Extraction and Depth Recovery from Stereo Image Pairs using a Neural Network Based Pixel Classification Method,” Smart Engineering System Design: Neural Networks, Evolutionary Programming, Data Mining, and Artificial Life – Volume 15, C.H. Dagli, A. L. Buczak, D. L. Enke, M. Embrechts and O. Ersoy (Eds.), ASME Press, New York, 2005, 577-586.

Hicks, I. V., A. Koster and E. Kolotoglu, “Branch and Tree Decomposition Techniques for Discrete Optimization,” Tutorials in Operation Research 2005, J. Smith (Ed.), INFORMS, Hanover, Md., 2005, 1-29.


Banerjee, A. and B. Sharda, “A Virtual Reality Based Interface for Effective Layout Design of Flexible Manufacturing Systems,” Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction: 1st International Conference on Virtual Reality, Las Vegas, Nev., July 2005. (on CD-ROM)

Gaukler, G. M., O. Ozer and W. H. Hausman, “RFID and Product Progress Information: Improved Dynamic Emergency Ordering Policies,” Proceedings of 2005 MSOM Conference, Chicago, Ill., June 2005. (on CD-ROM)

Gnanasambandam, S., S. Lee, S. R. T. Kumara and N. Gautam, “A Framework for Performance Control of Distributed Autonomous Agents,” Proceedings of 14th Annual Institute of Industrial Engineers Research Conference, Atlanta, Ga., May 2005.

Gnanasambandam, S., S. Lee, S. R. T. Kumara, N. Gautam, W. Peng, V. Manikonda, M. Brinn and M. Greaves, “Survivability of a Distributed Multi-Agent Application - A Performance Control Perspective,” Proceedings of IEEE MASS, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2005.

Gnanasambandam, S., S. Lee, S. R. T. Kumara, N. Gautam, W. Peng, V. Manikonda, M. Brinn and M. Greaves, “An Autonomous Performance Control Framework for Distributed Multi-Agent Systems,” Proceedings of the AAMAS, Utrecht, The Netherlands, July 2005.

Surana, A., N. Gautam, S. R. T. Kumara and M. Greaves, “Designing a Network Infrastructure for Survivability of Multi-Agent Systems,” Proceedings of IASTED Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Networks, Innsbruck, Austria, Feb. 2005.

Venkateswaran, A., V. Sarangan, N. Gautam and R. Acharya, “Impact of Mobility Prediction on the Temporal Stability of MANET Clustering Algorithms,” Proceedings of PE-WASUN’ 05, Montreal, Canada, Oct. 2005.

Hung, W. N. P. and V. J. Leon, “Manufacturing Education in the Global Manufacturing Scenario,” Proceedings of the 2005 ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference, Corpus Christi, Tex., Mar., 2005.

Leon V. J. and C. Acosta, “Global Engineering Model and Case Studies,” Proceedings of the NSF-DMII Grantees Conference, Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 2005.

Hu, X., A. Muzy and L. Ntaimo, “A Hybrid Agent-Cellular Space Modeling Approach for Fire Spread and Suppression Simulation,” Proceedings of 2005 Winter Simulation Conference, Orlando, Fla., Dec. 2005.

Ntaimo, L. and B. P. Zeigler,“Integrating Fire Suppression into a DEVS Cellular Forest Fire Spread Model,” Proceedings of the 2005 Spring Simulation Multi-Conference, San Diego, Cal., Apr. 2005.

Botsali, A. R. and B. A. Peters, “A Network Based Layout Design Model for Retail Stores,” Proceedings of 14th Annual Institute of Industrial Engineers Research Conference, Atlanta, Ga., May 2005. (Best Paper in Facilities Planning and Design Track.)


Banerjee, A. and G. Gaukler, “Zoonotic Disease Research and Development Roadmap,” technical report to Texas Center for Applied Technology, as part of the Texas Agricultural Extension Service funded project, “Development of Simulation Support Methods for Training and Exercise Development Tools to Address Animal Biosecurity,” Dec. 2005.

Sharda, B. and A. Banerjee, “Interactive Layout Design of Flexible Manufacturing Cells in a Virtual Environment,” extended abstract in the Proceedings of 14th Annual Institute of Industrial Engineers Research Conference, Atlanta, Ga., May 2005. (on CD-ROM)

Ding, Y., Review of Design and Analysis of Accelerated Tests for Mission Critical Reliability by Michael J.LuValle, Bruce G. Lefevre and SriRamin Kannan, Technometrics, 47 (2): 240, 2005.

Ntaimo, L. and S. Sen, “A Comparative Study of Decomposition Algorithms for Stochastic Combinatorial Optimization,” Stochastic Programming E-Print Series, 2005.

“Hot Simulations,” Industrial Engineer, June 2005.

“Class Project Blossoms into Software that May Save Millions of Trees,” University of Arizona SCI/TECH News, Apr.14, 2005.

“New Research Ablaze at Texas A&M,” Texas A&M Engineering News, Mar. 8, 2005.