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PRISM Global Research Network

(est. 2001)

 

Current Research Projects at PRISM Center and Affiliates

Best Matching Protocol
Collaborative Decision Networks
Conflict & Error Prevention and
Detection
HUB-CI Telerobotics
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PUBLICATION OVERVIEW


Over 400 professional and scientific publications on the following subjects:

  • Facilities design and control
  • Workflow models
  • Industrial assembly
  • Information and decision support models
  • Collaborative robots & Sensors
  • Enterprise Integration and protocols
  • Robot ergonomics
  • Computer-supported collaboration
  • Engineering & Management education
  • Transportation security & preparedness

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

Year

2014

Moghaddam, M., Nof, S.Y., 2014. Combined Demand and Capacity Sharing with Best Matching Decisions in Enterprise Collaboration. International Journal of Production Economics 148, 93-109.

Seok, H., & Nof, S. Y. (2014). Dynamic coalition reformation for adaptive demand and capacity sharing. International Journal of Production Economics,147, 136-146.

Seok, H., & Nof, S. Y. (2014). Collaborative capacity sharing among manufacturers on the same supply network horizontal layer for sustainable and balanced returns. International Journal of Production Research, 1-22.

Zhong, Hao, Juan P. Wachs, and Shimon Y. Nof. "Telerobot-enabled HUB-CI model for collaborative lifecycle management of design and prototyping."Computers in Industry (2014), 65(4), pp.550-562.

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2013

S.Y. Nof, Sustainability and Resiliency in Supply Networks, Plenary presentation, ICPR-APR and APIEMS 13, Cebu City, Philippines, December 3-6, 2013.

Reyes Levalle, Rodrigo, Manuel Scavarda, and Shimon Y. Nof. "Collaborative production line control: Minimisation of throughput variability and WIP." International Journal of Production Research 51.23-24 (2013): 7289-7307.

Moghaddam, Mohsen, and Shimon Y. Nof.(2013) Best Matching and Task Administration Protocols for Efficient Demand and Capacity Sharing, 22 Int. Conf. on Production Research, Iguassu Falls, Brazil. (Best Paper Award for a Young Researcher)

Zhong, H. & Nof, S.Y. (2013) Collaborative design for assembly: the HUB-CI model. 22 Int. Conf. on Production Research, Iguassu Falls, Brazil.

Devadasan, P., Zhong, H., Nof, S.Y. (2013). Collaborative intelligence in knowledge based service planning, Expert Systems with Applications. 40, pp. 6778-6787.

Zhong, Hao, Juan P. Wachs, and Shimon Y. Nof. "HUB-CI Model for Collaborative Telerobotics in Manufacturing." In Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 63-68. 2013.

Zhong, H., Wachs, J. P., Nof, S. Y. (2013) A collaborative telerobotics network framework with hand gesture interface and conflict prevention, International Journal of Production Research, 51(15), pp. 4443-4463.

Moghaddam, Mohsen, and Shimon Y. Nof. "Dynamic Tool Sharing with Best Matching Protocols for Efficient Assembly Line Balancing." In Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 426-431. 2013.

Nof, S.Y., G.J. Cheng, A.M. Weiner, X.W. Chen, Y.C. Shin, A. Bechar, M.G. Jones, C.B. Reed, A. Donmez, T.D. Weldon, P. Bermel, S.T.S. Bukkapatnam, C. Cheng, S.R.T. Kumara, A. Bement, R. Koubek, B. Bidanda, A. Capponi, S. Lee, M.R. Lehto, A.L. Liu, O. Nohadani, M. Dantus, P.W. Lorraine, D.D. Nolte, W.W. Proctor, H.P. Sardesai, L. Shi, J.P. Wachs, X. Zhang (2013). Laser and Photonic Systems Integration: Emerging Innovations and Framework for Research and Education. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing & Service 23(6): 483-516.

Jeong, W., Ko, H. S., Lim, H., & Nof, S. Y. (2013). A protocol for processing interfered data in facility sensor networks. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 67(9-12), 2377-2385.

Landry, Steven J., Xin W. Chen, and Shimon Y. Nof. "A decision support methodology for dynamic taxiway and runway conflict prevention." Decision Support Systems 55.1 (2013): 165-174.

Nof, Shimon Y. "Research Advances in Manufacturing with Service-Oriented E-Work and Production." In Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 251-256. 2013.

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2012

Bechar, A., Nof, S.Y., Wachs, J.P., (2012).Laser systems in precision interactions and collaboration, PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2012-P1.

Ko, H.S., Wachs, J.P., and Nof, S.Y. (2012). Web-based facility monitoring by facility sensor networks. In: Proceedings of the Industrial and Systems Engineering Conference (ISERC 2012), May 2012, Orlando, FL.

Rodrigo REYES LEVALLE, Manuel SCAVARDA, Hyesung SEOK, Shimon Y. NOF, "PROTOCOLS FOR SUSTAINABLE COLLABORATION IN SUPPLY NETWORKS," 9th International Conference of Modeling, Optimization and Simulation, Bordeaux, France, June 06-08, 2012.

Itshak Tkach, Yael Edan, Shimon Y. Nof, "Security of Supply Chains by Automatic Multi-Agents Collaboration," 14th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest, Romania, May 23-25, 2012.

Rodrigo R. Levalle, Manuel Scavarda, Shimon Y. Nof, "Collaborative Production Line Control for Collaborative Supply Networks," 14th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest, Romania, May 23-25, 2012.

Ko, H.S. and Nof, S.Y. (2012), Design and application of task administration protocols for collaborative production and service systems. International Journal of Production Economics, 135, 177-189.

Chen, X. W. and Nof, S. Y. (2012), Agent-based error prevention algorithms. Expert Syst. Appl. 39, 1 (January 2012), 280-287.

Xin W. Chen, Shimon Y. Nof: Conflict and error prevention and detection in complex networks. Automatica 48(5): 770-778 (2012)

H. Seok, S. Y. Nof, F. G. Filip, Sustainability decision support system based on collaborative control theory,Annual Reviews in Control Volume 36, Issue 1, April 2012, 85-100.

Seok. H., Shimon Y. Nof, 2012. Collaborative Demand and Capacity Sharing among Manufacturers on the Same Supply Network Horizontal Layer, Proceedings of the 2012 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Reno, U.S.A

Xin W. Chen & Shimon Y. Nof (2012): Constraint-based conflict and error management, Engineering Optimization, 44(7). pp.821-841.

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2011

Yoon, S.W., Matsui, M., Yamada, T., and Nof, S.Y. (2011), "Analysis of effectiveness and benefits of collaboration modes with information and knowledge sharing," Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 101-112.

Yoon, S.W. and Nof, S.Y. (2011), "Cooperative production coordination in real-time order acceptance decision," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 1813-1826.

Yoon, S.W. and Nof, S.Y. (2011), "Affiliation/dissociation decisions in collaborative enterprise networks," International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 130, No. 2, pp. 135-143.

Ko, H.S., Yoon, S.W., Nof, S.Y. (2011) "Intelligent alert systems for error and conflict detection in supply networks," Proceedings of International Federation of Automation Control.

Xin W. Chen, Steven J. Landry, Shimon Y. Nof: A framework of enroute air traffic conflict detection and resolution through complex network analysis. Computers in Industry 62(8-9): 787-794 (2011)

Itshak Tkach, Yael Edan, Shimon Y. Nof, "A Framework for Automatic Multi-Agents Collaboration In Target Recognition Tasks," 21st International Conference on Production Research, Stuttgart, Germany, Jul. 31-Aug. 4, 2011.

S. Berman and S. Y. Nof, "Collaborative Control Theory For Robotic Systems With Reconfigurable End Effectors," 21st International Conference on Production Research, Stuttgart, Germany, Jul. 31-Aug. 4, 2011.

X. W. Chen, S. J. Landry, S. Y. Nof, "A Conflict Detection And Resolution Algorithm For Airport Surface Operations," 21st International Conference on Production Research, Stuttgart, Germany, Jul. 31-Aug. 4, 2011.

Hyesung Seok and Shimon Y. Nof, "The HUB-CI Initiative For Cultural, Education And Training, And Healthcare Networks," 21st International Conference on Production Research, Stuttgart, Germany, Jul. 31-Aug. 4, 2011.

Seok, H., Nof, S.Y., 2011. Decision Support Protocol for Sustainability Issues in Supply Networks. Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Reno, U.S.A

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2010

Nof, S.Y., Collaborative Control Theory for Robots, Plenary Presentation, ISR 2010, The 3rd Israeli Symposium on Robotics, Hertzlia, Israel, Nov. 10-11, 2010.

Ko, H.S., Lim, H., Jeong, W., and Nof, S.Y., "A statistical analysis of interference and effective deployment strategies for facility-specific wireless sensor networks," Computers in Industry, v 61, n 5, p 472-479, June 2010.

Bullinger, H.J. , Nof, S.Y., Special issue on human-centered computing systems in industry" , Computers in Industry, v 61, n 4, p 309-310, May 2010.

Chen, X.W., Nof, S.Y., A decentralised conflict and error detection and prediction model , International Journal of Production Research, v 48, n 16, p 4829-4843, January 2010.

Velasquez, J.D., Yoon, S.W., and Nof, S.Y., "Computer-based collaborative training for transportation security and emergency response," Computers in Industry, v 61, n 4, p 380-389, May 2010.

Yoon, S.W. and Nof, S.Y. (2010), "Demand and capacity sharing decisions and protocols in a collaborative enterprise network," Decision Support Systems, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 442-450.

Ko, H.S. and Nof, S.Y., "Design of protocols for task administration in collaborative production systems," International Journal of Computers, Communications and Control, 5(1):91-105, 2010.

Huang c.-Y., Yang T.-T., Chen W.-L., Nof S.Y., Reference Architecture for Collaborative Design , International Journal of Computers Communications & Control, ISSN 1841-9836, 5(1):71-90, 2010.

Yoon, S. W., Velasquez, J. D., Ko, H. S., Chen, X., and Nof, S. Y. "Collaborative distributed-training control system for transportation and emergency response," Presented in IIE Annual Conference and Expo (IERC 2010), Cancun, Mexico, May 2010.

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2009

Jeong, Wootae, Nof, Shimon Y.,A collaborative sensor network middleware for automated production systems, Computers and Industrial Engineering, v 57, n 1, p 106-113, August 2009.

Velásquez, J.D. , Nof, S.Y.,Best-matching protocols for assembly in e-work networks, International Journal of Production Economics, v 122, n 1, p 508-516, November 2009, Transport Logistics and Physical Distribution.

Jeong, W. and Nof, S.Y. ¡®Design of timeout-based wireless microsensor network protocols: energy and latency considerations¡¯, Int. J. Sensor Networks, Vol. 5, No. 3, 2009, 142-152.

Chen, X.W., and Nof, S. Y. "A decentralized conflict and error detection and prediction model," International Journal of Production Research, vol. 47, no. 16, 2009.

Yoon, S. W. and Nof, S. Y. "Distributed decision protocols for optimal demand and capacity sharing in collaborative enterprise networks," Proc. of IIE Research Conference, Miami, FL, May 2009.

Yoon, S. W., Velasquez, J. D., Ko, H. S., Chen, X., and Nof, S. Y. "Collaborative distributed-training control system for transportation and emergency response," Proc. of IIE Research Conference, Miami, FL, May 2009.

Nof, S.Y., (editor, co-author), Springer Handbook of Automation, Springer, 2009, LXXVI+1812 pages plus DVD.

Nof, S.Y. "What does automation mean to us around the world?" Ch. 3, Springer Handbook of Automation, Springer, 2009.

Chen, X.W., and Nof, S.Y., "Automating error and conflict prognostics and prevention," Ch. 30, Springer Handbook of Automation, Springer, 2009.

Velasquez J.D., and Nof, S.Y. "Collaborative e-Work, e-Business, and e-Service," Ch. 88, Springer Handbook of Automation, Springer, 2009.

Ko, H.S. and Nof, S.Y. "Design of e-Service Systems for Collaborative Decision Making." Chapter in Introduction to Service Engineering, (G. Salvendy and W. Karwowski, Eds.) Wiley, 2009.

58. Lara Gracia, Marco A., and Shimon Y. Nof. "Conflict resolution in supply chain security." International Journal of Value Chain Management 3.2 (2009): 168-186.

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2008

Nof, Shimon Y, Jeong, Wootae, Performance evaluation of wireless sensor network protocols for industrial applications ,Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, v 19, n 3, p 335-345, June 2008

Liu, Yan , Nof, Shimon Y.,Fault-tolerant sensor integration for micro flow-sensor arrays and networks, Computers and Industrial Engineering, v 54, n 3, p 634-647, April 2008

Nof, Shimon Y.; Filip, Florin Gheorghe; Molina, Arturo; Monostori, Laszlo; Pereira, Carlos Eduardo,Advances in e-manufacturing, e-logistics, and e-service systems,IFAC Proceedings Volumes (IFAC-PapersOnline), v 17, n 1, 2008, Proceedings of the 17th World Congress, International Federation of Automatic Control, IFAC

Velasquez, J. D., Nof, S. Y. (2008). Integration of Machine-Vision Inspection Information for Best-Matching of Distributed Components and Suppliers, Computers in Industry, 59(1), 69-81.

Velasquez, J. D., Nof, S. Y. (2008). A Best-Matching Protocol for Collaborative e-Work and e-Manufacturing, International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, In-press.

Yoon, S. W., Velasquez, J. D., Partridge, B. K., Nof, S. Y. (2008) Transportation Security Decision Support System for Emergency Response: A Training Prototype, Decision Support Systems. 46.1 (2008): 139-148.

Velasquez, J. D., Lara, M. A., Nof, S. Y. (2008). Systematic Resolution of Conflict Situations in Collaborative Facility Design, International Journal of Production Economics, 116, 139-153.

Duvvuru, A., Ko, H. S., and Nof, S. Y. (2008). Early Error Detection by Agent Technology, PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University.

Yoon, S., Ko, H. S., and Nof, S. Y. (2008). Agent-based early error and conflict detection in TCP system, PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University.

Jeong, W., and S.Y. Nof, "Performance evaluation of wireless sensor network protocols for industrial applications," J. Intelligent Manufacturing, 19, 2008, 335-345.

Nof, S.Y., "Collaborative and e-Collaborative Production Research," Proc. of ICPR-AR, Sao Paolo, Brazil, June 4-7, 2008.

Ko, H.S. and Nof, S.Y. "Modeling Task Administration Protocols for Human and Robot e-Workers." Chapter in Handbook of Digital Human Modeling (V. Duffy, Ed.), Taylor & Francis, 2008.

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2007

Sweet, A. L., "Partitioning the production processes when assembling a bore and shaft," PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2007-P1.

Velasquez, J. D., Nof, S. Y. (2007). A Best Matching Protocol for Supplier Selection in e-Work Networks, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Production Research.

Velasquez, J. D., Nof, S. Y. (2007). Best Matching Protocol for Cooperation Requirement Planning in Distributed Assembly Networks, Intelligent Assembly and Disassembly Conference IAD'07.

Chen, X. W. and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Error detection and prediction algorithms: application in robotics," Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems, 48(2), pp. 225-252.

Chen, X. W. and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Prognostics and diagnostics of conflicts and errors over e-Work networks," in Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Production Research, Chile.

Chen, X. W. and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Prognostics and diagnostics of conflicts and errors in a supply network," in Proceedings of the IFAC Workshops on Intelligent Assembly and Disassembly (IAD'07) and Intelligent Manufacturing Systems (IMS'07), Spain.

Chen, X. W. and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Design of a conflict and error detection model," INFORMS Midwest Regional Conference, Evanston, Illinois.

Wu, C.-Y., Chen, X. W., and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Performance measures for collaborative e-Work supply networks," INFORMS Midwest Regional Conference, Evanston, Illinois.

Ko, H. S. and and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Design of Task Administration Protocols for Emergency Task Allocation," INFORMS Midwest Regional Conference, Evanston, Illinois.

Ko, H. S., Jeong, W., and Nof, S. Y., 2007, "Design of Architecture for Merging Intelligent Transportation Infrastructure with Security," INFORMS Midwest Regional Conference, Evanston, Illinois.

Jeong, W. and Nof, S. Y. (2007). Timeout-based information forwarding protocol for wireless sensor networks, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, 3(4), pp. 331-346.

Nof, S. Y. (2007). Collaborative control theory for e-Work, e-Production, and e-Service, Annual Reviews in Control, 31(2), pp. 281-292.

Yoon, S., Velasquez, J. D., and Nof, S. Y. (2007), "Transportation security decision support system for emergency response: A training prototype," INFORMS MidWest Conference.

Yoon, S. and Nof, S. Y. (2007), "A theoretical framework and algorithms for quantity and due date quoting decision model," INFORMS MidWest Conference.

Chituc, C.M., and Nof, S.Y., "The Join/Leave/Remain (JLR) Decision in Collaborative Networked Organizations," Computers & IE, 53(1), 2007, 173-95.

Jeong, W., and Nof, S.Y., "Optimal deployment of collaborative wireless microsensors in manufacturing facilities," Proc. of ICPR-19, Valparaiso, Chile, August 2007.

Chen, X.W., and Nof, S.Y., "Prognostics and Diagnostics of Conflicts and Errors over e-Work Networks," Proc. of ICPR-19, Valparaiso, Chile, August 2007.

Velasquez, J.D., and Nof, S.Y., "Best-Matching Protocol for Inspected Supplies over Collaborative e-Work Networks," Proc. of ICPR-19, Valparaiso, Chile, August 2007.

Velasquez, J.D., and Nof, S.Y., "Best-Matching Protocol for Cooperation Requirement Planning in Distributed Assembly Networks," Proc. of IFAC Industrial Assembly and Disassembly, IFAC, Alicante, Spain, May 2007.

Chen, X.W., and Nof, S.Y. "Prognostics and Diagnostics of Conflicts and Errors in a Supply Network." Proc. of Intelligent Mfg. Systems, IFAC, Alicante, Spain, May 2007.

Chituc, C.M., Nof, S.Y., and Williams, T.J., The JLR decision model for CNOs: Payoff criteria extension, Proc. of Management & Control of Production and Logistics (MCPL) Conference, Sibiu, Romania, September 2007.

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2006

Nof, S.Y, "Robotics, Agents, and e-Work: The Emerging Future of Production (Plenary Presentation)," 12th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, May 2006.

Nof, S.Y., Morel, G., Monostori, L., Molina, A., and Filip, F., "From plant and logistics control to multi-enterprise collaboration", Scripta Materialia, v 55, n 8, October, 2006, p 55-68.

Chen, X, Nof, S. Y., Partirdge, B., Varkonyi, I., and Nakanishi, Y. J., 2006, "Security awareness and alertness training in state departments of transportation," Transportation Research Record, pp. 39-51.

Nof, S.Y., Velasquez, J.D., Partridge, B.K., and Poturalski, J.M., "Conducting a mock drill in Indiana: State and university partnership gauges transportation security training needs," Transportation Research News, n 238, May/June, 2005, pp. 26-27.

Nof, S.Y., "Collaborative e-Work and e-Manufacturing: Challenges for Production and Logistics Managers," (invited article), J. Intelligent Manufacturing, 17(6) Dec. 2006, pp. 689-701.

Chen, X., Nof, S.Y., Partridge, B.K., Varkonyi, I., and Nakanishi, Y.J., "Security Awareness and Alertness Training in States Departments of Transportation, Proc. of TRB-85, Washington, DC, January 2006.

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2005

Ceroni, J.A. and Nof, S.Y., "Task parallelism in distributed supply organizations: A case study in the shoe industry", Production Planning and Control, v 16, n 5, July, 2005, p 500-513.

Nof, S.Y., Anussornnitisarn, P., and Etzion, O., "Decentralized control of cooperative and autonomous agents for solving the distributed resource allocation problem," International Journal of Production Economics, v 98, n 2, 18 Nov. 2005, p 114-28.

Tze, C.C. and Nof, S.Y., "Modeling and application of the best matching protocol," PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2005-P1, 2005.

Velasquez, J. D., Yoon, S. W., Partridge, B. K., and Nof, S. Y. (2005). Organizational knowledge learning and decision support for emergency and security challenges, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Production Research.

Yang, C.-L., Chen, X., and Nof, S. Y., 2005, "Design of a production conflict and error detection model with active protocols and agents," in Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Production Research, Italy.

Velasquez, J. D., Nof, S. Y., Partridge, B., Poturalski, J. (2005). Transportation Security Training by INDOT, TR News, 26-27.

Jeong, W., and Nof, S.Y., "Collaborative Communication Protocols for Distributed Microsensor Network Systems," Proceedings of IFAC World Congress, Prague, CR, 8/2005.

Jeong, W., and Nof, S.Y., "Design of Protocols for Wireless MEMS Sensor Network Systems in Industrial Applications," Proceedings of ICPR-18, Salerno, Italy, 8/2005.

C.L. Yang, X. Chen, S.Y. Nof, "Design of a Production Conflict and Error Detection Model with Active Protocols and Agents," Proceedings of ICPR-18, Salerno, Italy, 8/2005.

Fujii, Y., X. Chen, C.L. Yang, T. Yamada, M. Matsui1, and S.Y. Nof, "Enterprise Decision Support with Evolutionary Organizational Knowledge," Proc. of ICPR-18, Salerno, Italy, 8/2005.

Velasquez, J.D., Yoon, S.W., Partridge, B.K., Nof, S.Y., "Organizational knowledge learning and decision support for emergency and security challenges," Proc. of ICPR-18, Salerno, Italy, 8/2005.

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2004

Yang, C. and Nof, S.Y., "Design of a task planning conflict and error detection system with active protocols and agents", PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2004-P1, 2004.

Yang, C. and Nof, S.Y., "Analysis, detection policy, and performance measures of detecting task planning errors and conflicts", PRISM Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2004-P2, 2004.

Liu, Y., and Nof, S.Y., "Distributed Micro Flow-Sensor Arrays and Networks (DMFSN/A): Design of Architectures and Communication Protocols," IJPR, 42(15), 2004, pp. 3101-3115.

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2003

Nof, S. Y. 2003, "Collaborative Robotics and e-Work," International Symposium on Robotics, Chicago, USA.

Chen J. and Nof, S.Y, "Achieving Scalable and Optimal Multi-Enterprise Networking", (Invited), accepted for publication, International Journal of Production Research, 2003.

Lara, M.A., and Nof, S.Y, "Computer-supported conflict resolution for collaborative facility designers", International Journal of Production Research, 2003, vol. 41, no. 2, p. 207-234.

Nof, S.Y. and Chen J., "Assembly and Disassembly: An Overview and Framework for Cooperation Requirement Planning with Conflict Resolution", Journal of Intelligent & Robotic Systems, 2003, vol. 37, no. 3, p. 307-320.

Peralta, J., Anussornnitisarn, P. and Nof, S.Y., "Analysis of a time-out protocol and its applications in a single server environment", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 2003, vol. 16, no. 1, p. 1-13.

Avila, J., and Nof, S.Y., "Interactive Neural-Fuzzy System for Robotic Error Recovery," accepted for publication in Robotics and CIM, 2003.

Matsui, M., Aita, S., Nof, S.Y., Chen, J., and Nishibori, Y., Analysis of Cooperation Effects in Two-Center Production Models, Int. Journal of production economics, 84(1), 2003, pp. 101-112.

Nof, S.Y., "Design of Effective e-Work: Review of Models, Tools, and Emerging Challenges," Production Planning and Control, 14(8), Dec. 2003, 681-703.

Park, N., Kovacs, G., and Nof, S.Y., "Editorial: e-Work Models, Systems, and Applications," Production Planning and Control, Special issue on e-Work, Vol. 15, 2003.

Williams, N.P., Liu, Y., Nof, S.Y, "Analysis of Workflow Protocol Adaptability in TestLAN Production Systems," IIE Transactions, 35(10), 2003, pp. 965-972.

Park, N. and Nof, S.Y., Collaboration and integration of business processes based on shared process and workflow control, Proceedings of annual industrial engineering research conference, IERC-2003, Portland, OR, May 2003.

Park, N. and Nof, S.Y., Design of a transactional workflow controller for the integration of collaborative processes, Proceedings of International conference on production research, ICPR-17, Blacksburg, VA, Aug. 2003 (on CD-ROM).

Anussornnitisarn, P., and Nof, S.Y., Decentralized control of cooperative and autonomous agents in distributed resource allocation problem, Proceedings of International conference on production research, ICPR-17, Blacksburg, VA, Aug. 2003 (on CD-ROM).

Bellocci, T., Lehto, M.R., Nof, S.Y., Assuring information quality in industrial enterprises: Experiments in an ERP environment, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Crete, Greece, June 22-26, 2003, pp. 654-658.

Park, N. and Nof, S.Y., Product information management by supplier-enabling system, Decision Science Institute 2003 annual meeting, Washington D.C., Nov. 2003.

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2002

Anussornnitisarn, P., Peralta, J. and Nof, S.Y., "Time-out protocol for task allocation in multi-agent system", Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 20002, vol. 13. n. 6, p. 511-522.

Ceroni J.A. and Nof, S.Y, "Trade-Off Analysis of Task Parallelism: A Case Study", accepted for publication in Production Planning and Control, 2002.

Ceroni J.A. and Nof, S.Y, "A workflow model based on parallelism for distributed organizations" Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 2002, vol. 13. n. 6, p. 439-462.

Huang, C-Y., and Nof SY., "Evaluation of agent-based manufacturing systems based on a parallel simulator", Computers & Industrial Engineering, 2002, vol.43, no.3, p.529-52.

Ollero, A. Morel, P., Bernus, P., Nof, S.Y, et al., Milestone Report on Manufacturing and Instrumentation, Proceedings of IFAC 2002 World Congress, Barcelona, Spain, August 2002.

Williams, N.P., Y. Liu, and Nof, S.Y, "The TestLAN Approach and Protocols for the Integration of Distributed Assembly and Test Networks", International Journal of Production Research, 2002, vol. 40, no. 17, p. 4505-4522.

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2001

Ang, C.B. and S.Y. Nof, "Design Issues for Information Assurance with Agents: Coordination in Protocols and Role Combination in Agents", CERIAS Technical Report 2001-36, Purdue University, 2001; Also Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-06, 2001.

Anussornnitisarn, P., "Multi-Agent Systems Evaluation of Coordination Using Parallel Computing Technique", PRISM Symposium and Reunion, Aug. 9-11, 2001, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University.

Anussornnitisarn, P. and S.Y. Nof, "Active Middleware for the Development of Intelligent System", Proceedings of ICPR-16 (CD-ROM), Jul.29 ? Aug. 3, 2001, Prague, C.R.

Bellocci, T., et al., "Information Assurance in Networked Enterprises: Definition, Requirements and Lab Experiments", CERIAS Technical Report 2001-34, Purdue University, 2001.

Bellocci, T., P. Ray, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Assurance: MICSS Lab Experiments Results and Analysis", CERIAS Technical Report 2001-35, Purdue University, 2001; Also Reseach Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-06, 2001.

Ceroni JA, and Nof SY., "The parallel computing approach in production system integration modeling", Management and Control of Production and Logistics (MCPL 2000) Proceedings volume from the 2nd IFAC/IFIP/IEEE Conference. Elsevier Sci. Part vol.3, 2001, pp.1257-62.

Chen, J. and S.Y. Nof, "Genetic Algorithms for Multi-Enterprise Network", PRISM Syposium and Reunion, Aug. 9-11, 2001, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University.

Chen, J. and S.Y. Nof, "Scalable Multi-Enterprise Network", PRISM Symposium and Reunion, Aug. 9-11, 2001, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University.

Chen, J., M. Yerushalmy, J.E. Ward and S.Y. Nof, "The Use of Micss/Merp, an ERP Model, in Education and Research", Proceedings of IFAC Workshop on Manufacturing, Modeling for Management and Control, Aug. 2-4, 2001, Prague, C.R., p. 66-71.

Kim, C-O, and Nof SY., "Design of collaboration framework for distributed CIM data activities", IIE Transactions, 2001, vol.33, no.7, p. 535-46.

Liu, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Distributed Micro Flow-Sensor Network Design and Modeling", proceedings of IFAC Workshop on Manufacturing, Modeling for Management and Control, Aug. 2-4, 2001, Prague, C.R., p. 161-166.

Liu, Y. and S.Y. Nof., "TIE/MEMS: Modeling and Analysis of Micro Sensor Networks, User Manual", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-01, 2001.

Nof, S.Y., "From Production with Multi-robots to e-Work - a view through the PRISM lab", Plenary, Proceedings of ICPR-16 (CD-ROM), Jul. 29 ? Aug.3, 2001, Prague, C.R.

Peralta, J.I., P. Anussornnitisarn, and S.Y. Nof, "Task Allocation in Multi-agent Systems with Time-out Protocol", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-04, 2001.

Ray, P., T. Bellocci, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Assurance: MICSS Class Experiments and Industry Survey Analysis", CERIAS Technical Report 2001-38, Purdue University, 2001.

Ray, P., T. Bellocci, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Assurance: MICSS Class Experiments and Industry Survey Analysis", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-09, 2001.

Ray, P., T. Bellocci, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Assurance: MICSS Class Experiments and Industry Survey Conclusions", CERIAS Technical Report 2001-37, Purdue University, 2001.

Ray, P., T. Bellocci, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Assurance: MICSS Class Experiments and Industry Survey Conclusions", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 01-08, 2001.

Williams, N.P., Y. Liu, and S.Y. Nof, "Analysis of Workflow Protocol Adaptability in TestLAN Production Systems", Submitted to IIE Transactions on Design and Manufacturing, 2001.

Williams, N.P., Y. Liu, and S.Y. Nof, "The TestLAN Approach and Protocols for the Integration of Distributed Assembly and Test Networks", Submitted to International Journal of Production Research, 2001.

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2000

Anussornnitisarn, P. and S.Y. Nof, "TIE Protocol, a Teamwork Integration Evaluator for Coordination Protocol", Proceedings of ICPR, Asia Institute of Technology, 2000, Bankok, Thiland.

Auer, J.E., "Agent-Based Prediction of Customer Requirements for Distributed Steam Service Systems", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 2000.

Chen, J. and S.Y. Nof, "Multi-Enterprise Networking", Proceedings of International Conference on Manufacturing Systems: Innovations for the 21st Century, 2000, Ann Arbor, MI.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Sensor Economy Principles and Selection Procedures", IIE Transactions on Design and Manufacturing, 2000, vol. 32, no. 3, p. 195-203.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Formation of Autonomous Agent Networks for Manufacturing Systems", International Journal of Production Research, 2000, vol. 38, no. 3, p. 607-624.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Autonomy and viability - Measures for agent-based manufacturing systems", International Journal of Production Research, 2000, vol. 38 no. 17, p. 4129-4148.

Lara, M.A., J. Witzerman, P., and S.Y. Nof, "Facility Design Language for Integrating Distributed Designs", International Journal of Production Research, 2000, vol. 38, no. 11.

Nishibori, Y., et al., "A Pair-Agent-Like Modeling in Distributed Manufacturing Systems", Proceedings of PCM 2000, 2000, Detroit.

Nof, S.Y., "Modeling e-Work and Conflict Resolution in Facility Design", Proceedings of the Vth International Conference on Computer Simulation and AI, 2000, Mexico City.

Nof, S.Y., "Models of e-Work", Proceedings of the IFAC/MIM-2000, 2000, University of Patras, Greece. p.521-527.

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1999

Ceroni, J., A,, "Models for Integration with Parallelism of Distributed Organizations", Ph.D. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1999.

Ceroni, J., A,, M. Matsui, and S.Y. Nof, "Communication Based Coordination Modeling in Distributed Manufacturing Systems", International Journal of Production Economics, 1999, vol. 60-61, no. 20, p. 275-287.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "Models for Integration with Parallelism of Distributed Organizations", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-19, 1999.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Effective Production Operations with Parallelism", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-4, 1999.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Integrated Enterprise Production Operations with Parallelism", ICPR, 1999. p. 457-460.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "A Study on Trade-off Analysis of Task Parallelism", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-18, 1999.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "A Study on Trade-off Analysis of Task Parallelism", Submitted to International Journal of Production Research, 1999.

Huang, C.Y., "Autonomy and Viability in Agent-Based Manufacturing Systems", Ph.D. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1999.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Autonomy & Viability - Measures for Agent-Based Manufacturing Systems", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-22, 1999.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Enterprise Agility: A View from the PRISM Lab", International Journal of Agile Management Systems, 1999, vol. 1, no. 1, p. 51-59.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Enterprise Agility: A View from the PRISM Lab", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-4, 1999.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Formulation and Evaluation of Agent-Based Manufacturing Sytems", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-13, 1999.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Models of Material Handling and Robotics", Modeling Manufacturing Systems: From Aggregate Planning to Real Time Control, P. Brandimarte and A. Villa, 1999, Spring-Verlag.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Viability-A Measure for Agent-Based Manufacturing Systems", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-11, 1999.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Viability-A Measure for Agent-Based Manufacturing Systems", Proceedings of ICPR-15, 1999, Ireland. pp. 1869-1872.

Jorge, A.S., "Interactive Error Recovery for Robotic Assembly Using a Neural-Fuzzy Approach", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1999.

Lara, M.A., "Conflict Resolution in Collaborative Facility Design", Ph.D. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1999.

Lara, M.A. and S.Y. Nof, "Computer-Supported Conflict Resolution in Collaborative Facility Design", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-21, 1999.

Lara, M.A. and S.Y. Nof, "Systematic Resolution of Conflicts Situations in Collaborative Facility Design", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-23, 1999.

Lara, M.A., J. Witzerman, P., and S.Y. Nof, "Facility Description Language for Integrating Distributed Designs", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-2, 1999.

Nof, S.Y., "Intelligent Collaborative Agents", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-8, 1999.

Nof, S.Y., "Modeling e-work with TIE, a Teamwork Integration Evaluator", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-20, 1999.

Nof, S.Y., "Robot Ergonomics: Optimizing Robot Work", Handbook of Industrial Robotics, Second Edition, S.Y. Nof, 1999, Wiley, 603-644.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, 2, "Computational, AI and Multi-Agent Techniques for Planning Robot Operations", Handbook of Industrial Robotics, Second Edition, S.Y. Nof, 1999, Wiley, 579-602.

Williams, N.P., "The Effectiveness of Protocol Adaptability in TestLAN-Based Production Environments", Ph.D. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1999.

Williams, N.P. and S.Y. Nof, "Protocol Adaptability in TestLAN-Based Production Environments", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 99-1, 1999.

Nof, S.Y., (editor, co-author), Handbook of Industrial Robotics, 2nd Edition, with CD- ROM, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1999, xv+1350 pages.

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1998

Esfarjani, K. and S.Y. Nof, "A Client-Server Model for Integration and Collaboration in Production Testing", International Journal of Production Research, 1998, vol. 36, no. 12, p. 3295-3321.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Development of Integrated Models for Material Flow Design and Control - A Tool Perspective", Robotics and CIM, 1998, vol. 14, no. 5-6, p. 441-454.

Khanna, N.K., J.A.B. Fortes, and S.Y. Nof, "A Formalism to Structure and Parallelize the Integration of Cooperative Engineering Design Tasks", IIE Transactions on Design and Manufacturing, 1998, vol. 30, no. 1, p. 1-15.

Kim, C.O. and S.Y. Nof, "Coordination and Integration Models for Distributed and Heterogeneous CIM Information", International Journal of Industrial Engineering, Applications and Practice, Special Issue on Information Systems, 1998, vol. 5, no. 1, p. 68-77.

Kim, C.O. and S.Y. Nof, "Investigation of PVM for the Emulation and Simulation of a Distributed CIM Workflow System", Submitted to International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 1998.

Lehto, M.R., J.D. Papastavrou, and W.J. Giffen, "A Signal Detection Theory Based Perspective on Warning Design", Accepted for Publication in Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1998.

Sauvaire, P., J. Ceroni, A,, and S.Y. Nof, "Information Management for FMS and Non-FMS Decision Support Integration", International Journal of I.E. Applications and Practice, Special Issue on Information Systems, 1998, vol. 5, no. 1, p. 78-87.

Williams, N.P. and S.Y. Nof, "User Manual for the TestLAN Simulator", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 98-6, 1998.

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1997

Barad, M. and S.Y. Nof, "CIM Flexibility Measures: A Review and a Framework for Analysis and Applicability Assessment", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Special Issue on Design and Implementing of CIM Systems, 1997, vol. 10, no. 1-4, p. 296-308.

Ceroni, J., A, and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Effective Parallelism in Production Operations", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 97-10, 1997.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Sensor Economy Principles and Selection Procedures", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 97-13, 1997.

Jang, J., P.H. Koo, and S.Y. Nof, "Application of Design and Control Tools in a Multi-Robot Cell", Computers in Industrial Engineering, 1997, vol. 32, no. 1, p. 89-100.

Kim, C.O. and S.Y. Nof, "Coordination and Integration Models for CIM Information", in Knowledge Based Systems, S.G. Tzafestas, World Scientific Publishers, 1997, p. 587-602.

Matsui, M., J. Ceroni, A,, and S.Y. Nof, "A Coordination Consideration of Manufacturing Systems: Job Shop case", 14th ICPR, 1997, Osaka, Japan.

Nof, S.Y., W.E. Wilhelm, and H.J. Warnecke, "Industrial Assembly", 1997, Chapman and Hall.

Nof, S.Y., Wilhelm, W.E., and Warnecke, H.-J., Industrial Assembly , Chapman & Hall, London, 1997, xi+500 pages.

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1996

Papastavrou, J.D. and S.Y. Nof, "Analytic Procedures for Optimizing Engineering Task Integration Topologies", Decision Suppport Systems, 1996, vol. 17, no. 3, p. 159-182.

Peralta, J.I., "Evaluation of Time-Out Protocols in Manufacturing Systems", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1996.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Minimal Precedance Constraints for Integrated Assembly and Execution Planning", IEEE Transaction on Robotics and Automation, Special Issue on Assembly and Task Planning, 1996, vol. 12, no. 4, p. 175-186.

Ceroni, J., A,, "A Framework for Trade-off Analysis of Parallism in Productioni Operations", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1996.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Graphic Based Analysis of Robot Motion Economy Principles", Robotics and CIM, 1996, vol. 12, no. 2, p. 185-193.

Huang, C.Y., "Autonomy Versus Viability in Agent-Based Manufacturing Systems", Preliminary Report for Ph.D Dissertation, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1996.

Huang, C.Y. and S.Y. Nof, "TIE: Teamwork Integration Evaluation Simulator: A User Manual for TIE 1.2", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 96-2, 1996.

Lehto, M.R., J.D. Papastavrou, and W.J. Giffen, "An Experimental Study of Adaptive Warnings: Human vs. Computer Adjusted Warning Thresholds", Accepted for International Journal of Cognitive Ergonomics, 1996.

Leimkuhler, F.F., S.Y. Nof, and J.T. Pearson, "Student Extern Projects in Manufacturing Design and Integration", DMI-NSF Proceedings, 1996, Albuquerque, New Mexico. p. 51-52.

Nof, S.Y. and J.A.B. Fortes, "Parallel Computing Models for the Design of Engineering Tasks Integration", DMI-NSF Proceedings, 1996, Albuquerque, New Mexico. p.149-150.

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1995

Barad, M. and S.Y. Nof, "Flexibility Measures from the Perspective of Quality and Collaboration", Proceedings of ICPR-13, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Barad, M. and S.Y. Nof, "Flexibility Measures: Applicability Analysis and Framework", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-10, 1995.

Eberts, R.E. and S.Y. Nof, "Tools for Collaborative Work", Proceedings of IERC 4, 1995, Nashville, TN. p. 449-455.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Economics of Multi Sensor Systems", Proceedings of ICPR-13, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Motion Economy Analysis for Robotic Kitting Tasks", International Journal of Production Research, 1995, vol. 33, no. 5, p. 1213-1227.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Sensor Selection Procedures and Sensor Economy", Proceedings of ICPR-13, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Esfarjani, K. and S.Y. Nof, "Analysis and Application of the Client-Server Model for Integrations and Collaboration in Production Testing", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-4, 1995.

Etzion, O., D. Dori, and S.Y. Nof, "Active Coordination of CIM Multi-Database System", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 1995, vol. 8, no. 2, p. 116-125.

Furtado, G.P. and S.Y. Nof, "Concurrent Flexible Specifications of Functional and Real-time Logic in Manufacturing", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-1, 1995

Huang, S.Y., "Formation and Evaluation of Agent Networks for Manufacturing Systems", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1995.

Mukherjee, A., "A Methodology for Representation and Reasoning in Conceptual Design: Application in Creating and Integrated Design Environment for Stamped Metal Parts", Ph.D Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1995.

Mukherjee, A. and S.Y. Nof, "Production Control for Just-in-Time Tool-and-Die Manufacturing", Journal of Production Planning and Control, 1995, vol. 6, no. 1, p. 80-95.

Nof, S.Y., "Analysis of Integration Protocols by TIE, a Teamwork Integration Evaluation Simulator", Proceedings of EURO XIV, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Nof, S.Y., "The Benefit of Information Integration Protocols for Distributed Production Tasks", Proceedings of EURO XIV, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Nof, S.Y., "Five Fundamental Models of Measures of Assembly", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-19, 1995.

Nof, S.Y., "Parallel and Distributed Models of Integration in Production Systems", Proceedings of ICPR-13, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

Nof, S.Y. and J.A.B. Fortes, "Parallel Computing Models for the Design of Engineering Tasks Integration", Proceedings of NSF Design and Manufacturing Systems Conference, 1995, San Diego, CA. p. 133-134.

Papastavrou, J.D. and M.R. Lehto, "A Distributed Signal Detection Theory Model: Implications to the Design of Warnings", International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 1995, vol. 1, no. 3, p. 215-234.

Prytz, K., S.Y. Nof, and A. Rolstadas, "Manufacturing Integration and Learning by Corporate Memory Systems (CMS)", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-12, 1995.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Minimal Precedence Constraints for Integrated Assembly and Execution Planning", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-34, 1995.

Williams, N.P., "Negotiation-Based Protocols for TestLAN", IE 674 Semester Project, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1995.

Williams, N.P. and S.Y. Nof, "TestLAN: An Approach to Integrated Testing Systems Design", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-7, 1995.

Witzerman, J., P., "A Facility Language for Distributed Design Integration", Ph.D Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1995.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Facility Description Language", Proceedings of IERC 4, 1995, Nashville, TN. p. 449-455.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Facility Description Language (Version 1.1) User Manual", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-5, 1995.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Integration of Simulation and Emulation with Graphical Design for the Development of Cell Control Programs", International Journal of Production Research, 1995, vol. 33, no. 11, p. 3193-3206.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Tool Integration for Collaborative Design of Manufacturing Cells", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 95-2, 1995.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Tool Integration for Collaborative Design of Manufacturing Cells", International Journal of Production Economics, 1995, vol. 38, no. 1, p. 23-30.

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1994

Edan, Y., et al., "Multi-Sensor Quality Classification of Tomatoes", ASAE Paper No. 94-6032, ASAE S. Joseph MI 49085, 1994.

Esfarjani, K., "Planning Client-Server Integration Protocols for Test Work-Cells", M.S.Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Guedalia, D. and Y. Edan, "A Dynamic Artificial Neural Network for Coding and Classification of Multi-Sensor Quality Information", ASAE Paper No. 94-3053, ASAE S. Joseph MI 49085, 1994.

Jayaram, S., "Computer Algorithms for Resource Allocation", IE 690 Course Report, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Jayaram, S., "Integration Requirements Planning in a Collaborative Design Environment: A Knowledge Based Approach", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Kang, H., "Development of Information Exchange Protocols for Distributed Inspection Integration", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Khanna, N.K., J.A.B. Fortes, and S.Y. Nof, "A Formalism to Structure and Parallelize the Integration of Cooperative Engineering Design Tasks", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-37, 1994.

Khanna, N.K. and S.Y. Nof, "TIE:Teamwork Integration Evaluation Simulator - A Preliminary User Manual for TIE 1.1", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-21, 1994.

Kim, C.O., "Integration and Control of CIM Federated Database System", Preliminary Ph.D Research Report, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Mukherjee, A., "Implementing Shopfloor Control in a Tool-and-Die Plant", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-7, 1994.

Mukherjee, A. and C.R. Liu, "Function-Form Relationships for the Concurrent Engineering of Stamped Metal Parts", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-10, 1994.

Mukherjee, A. and S.Y. Nof, "Implementing a Concurrent Engineering Environment in a Tool-and-Die Factory", International Journal of Industrial Engineering, 1994, vol. 1, no. 1, p. 37-45.

Mukherjee, A. and S.Y. Nof, "Implementing Integrated Engineering in a Tool-and-Die Factory", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-1, 1994.

Nof, S.Y., "Critiquing the Potential of Object Orientation in Manufacturing", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 1994, vol. 7, no. 1, p. 3-16.

Nof, S.Y., "The PRISM Work Station from Manufacturing Facilities Design", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-9, 1994.

Nof, S.Y., "Recent Developments in Simulation of Industrial Engineering Environments", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Computer Simulation and Artificial Intelligence, 1994, Mexico City.

Nof, S.Y. and R.E. Eberts, "The Collaborative I.E. Undergraduate Computing Lab", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-18, 1994.

Nwokah, O.E. and N.K. Khanna, "NSF-REU Project: Co-design and Collaboration Protocols for Engineering Tasks Integration", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-20, 1994.

Serna, V.M. and S.Y. Nof, "NSF-REU Project: Co-design and Engineering Tasks Integration", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-19, 1994.

Wang, X., N.K. Khanna, and S.Y. Nof, "Methods of Evaluating Distributed Systems: Mathematical Modeling & Simulation", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-8, 1994.

Williams, N.P., "The TestLAN Approach to the Design of Testing Systems", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1994.

Witzerman, J., P. and S.Y. Nof, "Integrated Modeling of Cell Control on the PRISM Workstation", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 94-17, 1994.

Nof, S.Y., (editor, co-author), Information and Collaboration Models of Integration, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1994, 480 pages.

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1993

Esfarjani, K., "Analysis and Application of Client-Server Architecture for Integration and Collaboration in Production Control", IE674 Semester Project, Purdue University, 1993.

Etzion, O., D. Dori, and S.Y. Nof, "Active Coordination of CIM Multi-Database System", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 93-17, 1993.

Lees, J.D., "An Analysis of Team-Player Styles in a Distributed GDSS Environment", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1993.

Lenart, G., "Object-Oriented Integration of Concurrent Engineering and Laser Processing Cell", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1993.

Lenart, G. and S.Y. Nof, "Object-Oriented Integration of Concurrent Engineering and A Laser Processing Cell", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 93-01, 1993.

Papastavrou, J.D. and S.Y. Nof, "Analytic Procedures for Optimizing Engineering Task integration Topologies", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 93-16, 1993.

Rajan, V.N., "Cooperation Requirement Planning for Multi-Robot Assembly Cells", Ph.D. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1993.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Automatic Generation of Assembly Constrainsts and Cooperative Task Planning", Annals of CIRP, 1993, vol. 42, no. 1, p. 13-16.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Multiprocessor Cooperation Requirements for Task Assignment and Execution", Proceedings of International Conference of Production Research, 1993, Finland.

Remski, R., "Assessment Methodology for On-Line Inspection Technologies", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1993.

Remski, R. and S.Y. Nof, "Analytic and Empirical Assessment Models of On-Line Inpection Technologies", Computers in Industrial Engineering, 1993, vol. 25, no. 2, p. 439-444.

Witzerman, J., P., "Cellular Control Modeling Functions with a Simulator/Emulator Workstation", M.S. Thesis, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1993.

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1992

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Motion Economy Analysis for Robotic Kitting Tasks", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 92-21, 1992.

Edan, Y. and S.Y. Nof, "Robot Motion Economy Analysis and Programs", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 92-5, 1992.

Nof, S.Y., "Collaborative Coordination Control (CCC) in Distributed Multi-Machine Manufacturing", Annals of CIRP, 1992, vol. 41, no. 1, p. 441-445.

Nof, S.Y., "Is All Manufacturing Object Oriented", Proceedings of the International Conference of Object Oriented Manufacturing, 1992, Calgary, Canada; Also Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 92-02, 1992.

Nof, S.Y., "Simulation and Emulation of Automated Manufacturing Systems - The PRISM Project", Proceedings of the Symposium on Computer Simulation in Industrial Engineering and Problems of Urban Development, 1992, Mexico City, Mexico.

Papastavrou, J.D. and S.Y. Nof, "Decision Integration Fundamentals in Distributed Manufacturing Topologies", Research Memorandum, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 92-7, 1992.

Papastavrou, J.D. and S.Y. Nof, "Decision Integration Fundamentals in Distributed Manufacturing Topologies", IIE Topologies, 1992, vol. 24, no. 3, p. 27-42.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Logic and Communication Issues in Cooperation Planning for Multi-Machine Workstations", International Journal of Systems Automation (SARA), 1992, vol. 2, no. 3, p. 193-212.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "A Workstation for Robotic Manufacturing Systems Design Experimentation", Research Memorandum, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 92-19, 1992.

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1991

Nof, S.Y., "Advances in Robot Motion Economy Principles", Proceedings of International Symposium on Industrial Robots, 1991, Detroit, MI.

Nof, S.Y., "Game Theoretic Models for Planning Cooperative Robotic Work", Proceedings of 17th NSF Design and Manufacturing Systems Conference, 1991, Austin, TX. p. 553-556.

Papastavrou, J.D. and S.Y. Nof, "Fundamentals of Decision Integration in Distributed Manufacturing Topologies", IMACS-IFAC Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing in Engineering Systems, 1991, Corfu, Greece.

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1990

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "A Game Theoretic Approach for Cooperation Control", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 1990, vol. 3, no. 1, p. 47-59.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Collaborative Automation in Flexible Assembly", Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Assembly Automation, 1990, Dearborn, MI, SME. p. 841.

Rajan, V.N. and S.Y. Nof, "Planning Knowledge and Game-Theoretic Models for Cooperative Assembly", Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control, IC-90, 1990, Philadelphia, PA. p. 957-962.

Dorf, R.C. and Nof, S.Y., (editors), Concise International Encyclopedia of Robotics, Applications and Automation, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1990, 1190 pages.

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1970-80s

Nof, S.Y., "A Combined Method for the Specification and Analysis of Conveyorized Facilities," (in Hebrew), Handasa Veadrihalut, (Journal of the Israeli Association of Engineers and Architects), Vol. 38, No. 2, February-March, 1978, pp. 11-23.

Nof, S.Y., Gershoni, H., Ansell, S.D., and Cohen, A., "Industrial Worker Pace Variability ? A Study with Real Time and Posterior Analyses," AIIE Transactions, 10(3), 9/1978, 321-330. Reprinted in Work Measurement: Principles and Practice, (R. Shell, Ed.), IE & Management Press, 1986.

Nof, S.Y., Barash, M.M., and Herald, M.J., "Analysis of Operating Rules in a Computerized Manufacturing System," ASME Publication, No. 78-WA/PROD-38, December 1978, 11pp.

Nof, S.Y., Barash, M.M., and Solberg, J.J., "Operational Control of Item Flow in Versatile Manufacturing Systems," Int. J. of Production Research, Vol. 17, No. 5, 1979, pp. 479-489.

Paul, R.P. and Nof, S.Y., "Work Methods Measurement ? A Comparison Between Robot and Human Task Performance," Int. J. of Production Research, 17(3), 1979, pp. 277-303.

Nof, S.Y. and Solberg, J.J., "Control Considerations in Layout Configurations for Manufacturing Systems," ASME Publication, No. 79-WA/DSC-9, December, 1979, 10pp.

Nof, S.Y. and Barash, M.M., "Dynamic Process Selection Procedures and Their Effect on Machine Configuration," International Journal of Machine Tool Design and Research, Vol. 20, No. 2, 1980, pp. 137-146.

Nof, S.Y., Whinston, A.B., and Bullers, W.I., "Control and Decision Support in Automatic Manufacturing Systems," AIIE Transactions, Vol. 12, No. 2, June, 1980, pp. 156-165.

Nof, S.Y., Knight, J.L., and Salvendy, G., "Effective Utilization of Industrial Robots ? A Job and Skills Analysis Approach," AIIE Transactions, Vol. 12, No. 3, September, 1980, pp. 216-225. Translated to Japanese, published in IE Review (Japan), Vol. 22, No. 3, 1981, pp. 100-109. Reprinted in Robotics and IE, (E.L. Fisher, Ed.), IE & Management Press, 1984.

Solberg, J.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Analysis of Flow Control in Alternative Manufacturing Configurations," ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems Measurement and Control, Vol. 102, September, 1980, pp. 141-147.

Nof, S.Y., "A Methodology for Computer-Aided Facility Planning," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 18, No. 6, December, 1980, pp. 699-722.

Bullers, W.I., Nof, S.Y., and Whinston, A.B., "Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing Planning and Control," AIIE Transactions, Vol. 18, No. 4, December, 1980, pp. 351-363.

Nof, S.Y., "Decision Support Systems in Operating Computerized Manufacturing Systems," (in Hebrew), J. of the Israeli Assoc. for Information Processing, 8(2), April, 1981, pp. 12-17.

Moodie, C.L., Nof, S.Y., and El Gomayel, J., "Manufacturing Productivity Education Data Control by a General Data Base System," Computers and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 4, October, 1981, pp. 245-256.

Nof, S.Y., "On the Structure and Logic of Typical material Flow Systems," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 20, No. 5, September-October, 1982, pp. 575-590.

Yamamoto, M., and Nof, S.Y., "A Scheduling Method in Automatic Manufacturing Systems," (in Japanese), J. of Japan Industrial Management Assoc., 33(3), August 1982, pp. 189-195.

Nof, S.Y., and Moodie, C.L., "Flow Control Effects on Facility Planning," Material Flow, March, 1983, pp. 109-120.

Lechtman, H., and Nof, S.Y., "Performance Time Models for Robot Point Operations," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 21, No. 5, 1983, pp. 659-673.

Maimon, O.Z., and Nof, S.Y., "Activity Controller for a Multiple Robot Assembly Cell," Control of Manufacturing Processes and Robotic Systems, (D.E. Hardt and W.J. Book, Eds.), ASME Publications, Winter Annual Meeting, November, 1983, pp. 267-284.

Z. Drezner, and S.Y. Nof, "On Optimizing Bin Picking and Insertion Plans for Assembly Robots," IIE Transactions, Vol. 16, No. 3, September, 1984, pp. 262-270. Reprinted in Robotics & IE, II, (E.L. Fisher and O.Z. Maimon, Eds.), IE & Mgmt. Press, 1986.

Maimon, O.Z., and Nof, S.Y., "Activity Control in an Assembly Station with Multiple Robots," (in Hebrew), Handasa Veadrihalut/Mechanical Engineering, (Journal of the Israeli Association of Engineers and Architects), Vol. 44, No. 4, October, 1984, pp. 7-10. Reprinted in Production & Manufacturing, Vol. 21, No. 241, April, 1985, pp. 9-12.

Nof, S.Y., "An Expert System for Planning/Replanning Programmable Facilities," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 22, No. 5, 1984, pp. 895-903.

De, S., Nof, S.Y., and Whinston, A.B., "Decision Support in Computer-Integrated Manufacturing," Decision Support Systems, Vol. 1, No. 1, January, 1985, pp. 37-55.

Khator, S., and Nof, S.Y., "A Flow Control Modeling Approach for Computerized Manufacturing Systems," Material Flow, Vol. 2, 1985, pp. 1-10.

Nof, S.Y., "Facility Planning with Knowledge-Based Systems," (in Hebrew), Handasa Veadrihalut/Industrial Engineering, (Journal of the Israeli Association of Engineers and Architects), Vol. 45, No. 5, July, 1985, pp. 5-9.

Seidmann, A., and Nof, S.Y., "Unitary Manufacturing Cell Design with Random Product Feedback Flow," Technical Note, IIE Transactions, Vol. 17, No. 2, June, 1985, pp. 188-193, and Vol. 17, No. 4, December 1985, p. 403.

Yamamoto, M., and Nof, S.Y., "Scheduling/Rescheduling in the Manufacturing Operating System Environment," Int. J. of Production Research, Vol. 23, No. 4, July/August, 1985, pp. 705-722.

Maimon, O.Z., and Nof, S.Y., "Coordination of Robots Sharing Assembly Tasks," ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems Measurement and Control, Vol. 107, No. 4, December 1985, pp. 299-307.

Seidmann, A., Schweitzer, P.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Performance Evaluation of a Flexible Manufacturing Cell with Random Multiproduct Feedback Flow," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 23, No. 6, November/December, 1985, pp. 1171-1184.

Pennington, R.A., Fisher, E.L., and Nof, S.Y., "Survey of Industrial Robots Characteristics: General Distribution, Trends, and Correlations," Material Flow, 3(1-3), Feb. 1986, pp. 37-54. Reprinted in Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1986.

Wilhelm, R.G., Nof, S.Y., and Seidmann, A., "Analysis of Recirculation in Robotic Systems Using Feedback Models," Material Flow, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-3, February, 1986, pp. 69-82. Reprinted in Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1986.

Robinson, A.P., and Nof, S.Y., "Flow Control Simulator for Production Systems with Robots," Material Flow, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-3, February, 1986, pp. 113-120. Reprinted in Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1986.

Sellers, C.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Part Kitting in Robotic Facilities," Material Flow, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-3, February, 1986, pp. 163-174. Reprinted in Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1986.

Nof, S.Y., and Drezner, Z., "Part Flow in the Robotic Assembly Plan Problem," Material Flow, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-3, February, 1986, pp. 197-205. Reprinted in Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1986.

Nof, S.Y., "Robotics Education at Purdue University," Handasa Veadrihalut/Industrial Engineering, (J. of the Israeli Assoc. of Engineers and Architects), Vol. 46, July, 1986, pp. 7-11.

Maimon, O.Z., and Nof, S.Y., "Analysis of Multi-Robot Systems," IIE Transactions, Vol. 18, No. 3, September, 1986, pp. 226-234.

Fisher, E.L., and Nof, S.Y., "Knowledge-Based Economic Analysis of Manufacturing Systems," Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 6, No. 2, 1987, pp. 137-150.

Zimolong, B., Eberts, R.E., Nof, S.Y., and Salvendy, G., "On the Limits of Expert Systems and Engineering Models in Process Control," Behaviour and Information Technology, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1987, pp. 15-36.91.

Seidmann, A., Schweitzer, P.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Observations on the Normality of Batch Production Times in Flexible Manufacturing Cells," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 25, No. 1, 1987, pp. 151-154.

Nof, S.Y., and Robinson, A.P., "Analysis of Two Robot Motion Economy Principles," Israel Journal of Technology, 1986/7, Vol. 23, pp. 125-128.

Nof, S.Y., and Hanna, D., "Operational Characteristics of Multi-Robot Systems with Cooperation," invited paper, Int. J. of Production Research, Feb. 1989, Vol. 27(3), pp. 477-492.

Seidmann, A., and Nof, S.Y., "Operational Analysis of Flexible Assembly Robotic Station," IEEE Transactions of Robotics and Automation, February 1989, Vol. 5(1), pp. 4-15.

Nof, S.Y., Bullinger, H.J., Elmaghraby, S.E., Pritsker, A.A.B., Salvendy, G., Scheer, A.W., Seifert, D.J., Teichroew, D., Vamos, T., Whinston, A.B., White, J.A., Whitehouse, G.E., "Research Needs and Challenges in Application of Computer and Information Sciences for Industrial Engineering," IIE Transactions, March 1989, Vol. 21(1), pp. 50-65.

Sellers, C.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Performance Analysis of Robotic Kitting Systems," Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, 1989, Vol. 6(1), pp. 15-24.

Skibniewski, M.J., and Nof, S.Y., "Extending Robotic Capabilities: Design of Programmable and Flexible Construction Systems," Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 1989, 5, pp. 135-150.

Nof, S.Y., (editor, co-author), Handbook of Industrial Robotics, with an introduction by Isaac Asimov, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1985, xvii +1358 pages. Received the Most Outstanding Book in Technology and Engineering Award of the Association of American Publishers, 1985. Translated to Russian, Mashinostroyenie, Moscow, USSR, Vol. 1, 1989; Vol. 2, 1990. Re-published by Krieger Publishers, USA, 1992.

Nof, S.Y., (editor, co-author), Robotics and Material Flow, Elsevier Science Publishers, Amsterdam, 1986, 205 pages.

Dorf, R.C. and Nof, S.Y., (editors), International Encyclopedia of Robotics, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1988, 2046 pages, in three volumes. Received the Most Outstanding Reference Book in Science and Engineering Award of the Association of American Publishers, 1988.

Nof, S.Y. and Moodie, C.L., (editors, co-authors), Advanced Information Technology for Industrial Material Flow Systems, Springer Verlag Series in Computer and Systems Sciences, Berlin, New York, 1989, 710 pages.

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