Division of Engineering, Business & Computing (Berks)

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1994
18 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of power factor correction circuit on switched reluctance motor drives for appliances

Krishnan, R. & Lee, S., Jan 1 1994, Conference Proceedings - IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition - APEC. Anon (ed.). Publ by IEEE, Vol. 1. p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reluctance motors
Networks (circuits)
Variable speed drives
Pollution
Switches
1995
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of power factor correction on low power inverter-fed induction motor drive system

Krishnan, R., Diamantidis, D. & Lee, S., Jan 1 1995, Proceedings of PESC 1995 - Power Electronics Specialist Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 593-598 6 p. 474869. (PESC Record - IEEE Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

induction motors
Induction Motor
Inverter
Induction motors
Networks (circuits)
1999
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of functional capabilities of people with muscular dystrophy as potential users of powered orthoses

Seliktar, R., Ramanathan, R., Rahman, T. & Alexander, M., Dec 1 1999, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED. ASME, Vol. 42. p. 637-638 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Orthotics
Disabled persons
Feedback
Sensors
2004
4 Citations (Scopus)

Allocation of multiple wireless access points in mobile networks

Bartolacci, M. R., Peltsverger, B., Konak, A. & Peltsverger, S., 2004, Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Southeast Regional Conference, ACM-SE 42. p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wireless networks
2005

A collaborative teamwork experience between industrial engineering students of the Middle East Technical University and the Business Administration students of the Pennsylvania State University

Kulturel-Konak, S., Sayin, E. & Alpay, N., Jan 1 2005, SEFI 2005 Annual Conference: Engineering Education at the Cross-Roads of Civilizations. Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Engineering, p. 372-379 8 p. (SEFI 2005 Annual Conference: Engineering Education at the Cross-Roads of Civilizations).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

business administration
Industrial engineering
teamwork
Middle East
Students
7 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic measurements using common computer accessories: Do try this at home

Litwhiler, D. H. & Lovell, T. D., 2005, 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 127-136 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Accessories
Acoustics
Acoustic waves
Acoustic wave velocity
Microphones
10 Citations (Scopus)

Designing resilient networks using a hybrid genetic algorithm approach

Konak, A. & Smith, A. E., Dec 1 2005, GECCO 2005 - Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. Beyer, H. G., O'Reilly, U. M., Arnold, D., Banzhaf, W., Blum, C., Bonabeau, E. W., Cantu-Paz, E., Dasgupta, D., Deb, K. & et al, A. (eds.). p. 1279-1285 7 p. (GECCO 2005 - Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Genetic algorithms
HIgh speed networks
Computational complexity
Topology
Communication

Moving towards mobile third generation telecommunication standards: The good and bad of the 'anytime/anywhere' solutions

Fjermestad, J., Passerini, K., Patten, K., Bartolacci, M. R. & Ullman, D., 2005, Association for Information Systems - 11th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS 2005: A Conference on a Human Scale. Vol. 6. p. 3036 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

third generation
telecommunication
Telecommunication
5 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation optimization using tabu search: An emperical study

Konak, A. & Kulturel-Konak, S., 2005, Proceedings of the 2005 Winter Simulation Conference. Vol. 2005. p. 2686-2692 7 p. 1574571

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tabu search
5 Citations (Scopus)

USB data acquisition units provide new measurement and control options for engineering technology students

Litwhiler, D. H. & Lovell, T. D., 2005, 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 14905-14916 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineering technology
Data acquisition
Students
Computer peripheral equipment
Consumer electronics
2006

Effects of communication on mobile sensor networks

Cabrera, F., Xiao, J. & Sun, Y., Dec 1 2006, 2006 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, IROS 2006. p. 1452-1457 6 p. 4058576. (IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sensor networks
Wireless networks
Communication
Ad hoc networks
2007
6 Citations (Scopus)

An ant colony optimization approach to the minimum tool switching instant problem in flexible manufacturing system

Konak, A. & Kulturel-Konak, S., 2007, Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Scheduling, CI-Sched 2007. p. 43-48 6 p. 4218595

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Flexible manufacturing systems
Ant colony optimization
Productivity
7 Citations (Scopus)

Combining network reductions and simulation to estimate network reliability

Konak, A., Dec 1 2007, Proceedings of the 2007 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC. p. 2301-2305 5 p. 4419868. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Network Reliability
Estimate
Simulation
Exact Computation
Variance Reduction
3 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of pruned pareto sets for the multi-objective system redundancy allocation problem

Kulturel-Konak, S. & Coit, D. W., Sep 25 2007, Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Multicriteria Decision Making, MCDM 2007. p. 390-394 5 p. 4223033. (Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Multicriteria Decision Making, MCDM 2007).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Redundancy
Tabu search
Monte Carlo simulation

News corp: Preparing for the wireless media world of 2050

Cossiavelou, V. & Bartolacci, M. R., 2007, 2007 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2007. 4563304

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

media industry
news
free flow of information
Industry
new media
3 Citations (Scopus)

Small and medium enterprises and the mobile revolution: Looking forward

Passerini, K., Patten, K. P. & Bartolacci, M. R., 2007, 2007 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2007. 4563293

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Industry
7 Citations (Scopus)

Solving the orienteering problem using attractive and repulsive particle swarm optimization

Dallard, H., Lam, S. S. & Kulturel-Konak, S., Dec 1 2007, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration, IEEE IRI-2007. p. 12-17 6 p. 4296590

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Traveling salesman problem
Ant colony optimization
Particle swarm optimization
Fish
2008
5 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive source localization by a mobile robot using signal power gradient in sensor networks

Sun, Y., Xiao, J., Li, X. & Cabrera-Mora, F., Dec 1 2008, 2008 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM 2008. p. 17-21 5 p. 4697787. (GLOBECOM - IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mobile robots
Sensor networks
Robots
Sensors
Signal to noise ratio
7 Citations (Scopus)

A distributed algorithm for mobile robot localization and mapping in wireless sensor networks

Wong, R., Hu, S., Cabrera, F., Xiao, J. & Tan, J., Oct 27 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation, ICIA 2008. p. 560-566 7 p. 4608063. (Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation, ICIA 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Parallel algorithms
Mobile robots
Wireless sensor networks
Robots
Navigation
12 Citations (Scopus)

An effective news recommendation in social media based on users' preference

Yuan, X., Chen, Z., Changzheng, Z., Xun, L. & Qing, L., Jan 1 2008, 2008 International Workshop on Education Technology and Training and 2008 International Workshop on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, ETT and GRS 2008. IEEE Computer Society, p. 627-631 5 p. 5070235. (2008 International Workshop on Education Technology and Training and 2008 International Workshop on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, ETT and GRS 2008; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Feedback
Experiments
recommendation
social media
experiment
1 Citation (Scopus)

By when do you need this done? Discovering knowledge workers' time management practices

Wu, D., Passerini, K. & Bartolacci, M. R., Dec 1 2008, 14th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS 2008. p. 1653-1659 7 p. (14th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS 2008; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

time management
worker
Taxonomies
Knowledge management
knowledge management

Development of a software configurable digital controller for the three-phase PMBDCM

Lee, S., Lemley, T. & Keohane, G., Dec 1 2008, Electrical Manufacturing Technical Conference 2008. p. 97-102 6 p. (Electrical Manufacturing Technical Conference 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Servo amplifiers
Permanent magnets
Controllers
Electric actuators
Polarization mode dispersion
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effective assessment of mobile communication networks performance with clustering and neural modeling

Lokshina, I. & Bartolacci, M., Sep 12 2008, 7th Annual Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2008. p. 9-16 8 p. 4547537. (7th Annual Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Blocking probability
Automatic teller machines
Network performance
Telecommunication networks
Throughput
7 Citations (Scopus)

Energy-based hybrid control for the RTAC system: Experimental results

Avis, J. M., Nersesov, S. G. & Nathan, R., Sep 30 2008, 2008 American Control Conference, ACC. p. 3331-3336 6 p. 4587006

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Actuators
Controllers
Closed loop systems
Electron energy levels
Energy dissipation
16 Citations (Scopus)

Preprocessing technique to signal strength data of wireless sensor network for real-time distance estimation

Cabrera-Mora, F. & Xiao, J., Sep 18 2008, 2008 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA 2008. p. 1537-1542 6 p. 4543420. (Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wireless sensor networks
Multipath fading
Robotics
Hardware
2009
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison study of the commutation methods for the three-phase permanent magnet brushless DC motor

Lee, S., Lemley, T. & Keohane, G., Dec 1 2009, Electrical Manufacturing Technical Conference 2009: Electrical Manufacturing and Coil Winding Expo. p. 49-55 7 p. (Electrical Manufacturing Technical Conference 2009: Electrical Manufacturing and Coil Winding Expo).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Brushless DC motors
Electric commutation
Permanent magnets
Torque
Feedback

A research on the sequential pattern similarity of time series

Lin, X., Zhou, Y. & Xue, Y., Nov 5 2009, Proceedings - 2009 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2009. p. 247-250 4 p. 5231213. (Proceedings - 2009 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2009; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Time series
Experiments
5 Citations (Scopus)

Decentralized energy-based hybrid control for the multi-RTAC system

Avis, J. M., Nersesov, S. G. & Nathan, R., Nov 23 2009, 2009 American Control Conference, ACC 2009. p. 895-900 6 p. 5159984. (Proceedings of the American Control Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Testbeds
Dynamical systems
Actuators
Electron energy levels
Computer hardware

Lift generation in soft porous media under rapid compaction

Barabadi, B., Nathan, R. & Wu, Q., Sep 21 2009, 2008 Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2008. PART B ed. p. 983-990 8 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings; vol. 10, no. PART B).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Porous materials
Compaction
Synthetic fibers
Pore pressure
Pistons
6 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-robot tree and graph exploration

Brass, P., Gasparri, A., Cabrera, F. & Xiao, J., Nov 2 2009, 2009 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA '09. p. 2332-2337 6 p. 5152256. (Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Robots
Caves
Navigation
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)

News corporation: Facing the wireless world of the 21st century

Cossiavelou, V. T. & Bartolacci, M. R., Sep 25 2009, Wireless Technology: Applications, Management, and Security. p. 83-90 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 44 LNEE).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Industry
Sports
Wireless networks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reliable network server assignment using an ant colony approach

Kulturel-Konak, S. & Konak, A., 2009, Safety, Reliability and Risk Analysis: Theory, Methods and Applications - Proceedings of the Joint ESREL and SRA-Europe Conference. Vol. 4. p. 2657-2663 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Servers
Availability
Telecommunication networks
telecommunication
Communication

Review of gender differences in learning styles: Suggestions for Information Technology education

Dickinson, S. & Kulturel-Konak, S., Dec 1 2009, 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems 2009, AMCIS 2009. 1 p. (15th Americas Conference on Information Systems 2009, AMCIS 2009; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Information science
Information technology
gender-specific factors
Education
information technology
9 Citations (Scopus)

Robot localization and energy-efficient wireless communications by multiple antennas

Sun, Y., Xiao, J. & Cabrera-Mora, F., Dec 11 2009, 2009 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, IROS 2009. p. 377-381 5 p. 5354260. (2009 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, IROS 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Robots
Antennas
Communication
Beamforming
Phase shift
1 Citation (Scopus)

Testing of carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide sensors with simple apparatus in an engineering education laboratory

Litwhiler, D. H. & Lombardi, B., 2009, 2009 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineering education
Carbon monoxide
Carbon dioxide
Sensors
Testing
2010

A study on meta pattern similarity of time series

Lin, X., Li, Z., Zhou, Y. & Xue, Y., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings - 2010 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2010. p. 121-124 4 p. 5635166. (Proceedings - 2010 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2010; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Time series
Meteorology
Distance measurement
Finance
16 Citations (Scopus)

Choosing IT as a career: Exploring the role of self-efficacy and perceived importance of IT skills

Joshi, K. D., Kvasny, L., McPherson, S., Trauth, E., Kulturel-Konak, S. & Mahar, J., Dec 1 2010, ICIS 2010 Proceedings - Thirty First International Conference on Information Systems. (ICIS 2010 Proceedings - Thirty First International Conference on Information Systems).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students
Education
17 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating path loss in wireless local area networks using ordinary kriging

Konak, A., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 2888-2896 9 p. 5678983. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ordinary Kriging
Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)
Path Loss
Wireless local area networks (WLAN)
Distance Measure
6 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a software configurable digital controller for the permanent magnet synchronous motor using field-oriented control

Lee, S., Song, B. M. & Won, T. H., May 24 2010, 2010 42nd Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, SSST 2010. p. 302-306 5 p. 5442814. (Proceedings of the Annual Southeastern Symposium on System Theory).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field Oriented Control
Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
Motor Control
Synchronous motors
Permanent magnets
12 Citations (Scopus)

Microphone array analysis methods using cross-correlations

Rhudy, M. B., Bucci, B., Vipperman, J., Allanach, J. & Abraham, B., Jan 1 2010, Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2009, IMECE 2009. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. 281-288 8 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings; vol. 15).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Microphones
Impulse noise
Acoustic noise
Statistical methods
Acoustics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Millennials and masculinity: A shifting tide of gender typing of ICT?

Trauth, E. M., Joshi, K. D., Kvasny, L., Chong, J., Kulturel, S. & Mahar, J., Dec 1 2010, 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems 2010, AMCIS 2010. p. 5022-5031 10 p. (16th Americas Conference on Information Systems 2010, AMCIS 2010; vol. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tides
Computer programming
masculinity
Communication
gender
2 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-robot flooding algorithm for the exploration of unknown indoor environments

Cabrera, F., Xiao, J. & Brass, P., Aug 26 2010, 2010 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA 2010. p. 5478-5483 6 p. 5509522

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Robots

Permeability measurements for random soft porous medium and its implications to lift generation

Crawford, R., Bueti, G., Nathan, R., You, L. & Wu, Q., Jul 20 2010, Porous Media and Its Applications in Science, Engineering, and Industry - Third International Conference. p. 143-148 6 p. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1254).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

permeability
porosity
microstructure
air flow
porous materials
6 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation optimization embedded particle swarm optimization for reliable server assignment

Kulturel-Konak, S. & Konak, A., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 2897-2906 10 p. 5678984. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Simulation Optimization
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Particle Swarm Optimization
Assignment
Servers

Text classification algorithm study based on rough set theory

Lin, X., Li, Z., Zhou, Y. & Xue, Y., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings - 2010 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2010. p. 117-120 4 p. 5635167. (Proceedings - 2010 International Forum on Information Technology and Applications, IFITA 2010; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Rough set theory
Information systems
Decision making
Processing
Experiments
2011

A clonal selection algorithm to investigate diverse solutions for the reliable server assignment problem

Konak, A. & Kulturel-Konak, S., Dec 1 2011, ECTA 2011 FCTA 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications and International Conference on Fuzzy Computation Theory and Applications. p. 156-161 6 p. (ECTA 2011 FCTA 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications and International Conference on Fuzzy Computation Theory and Applications).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Clonal Selection Algorithm
Assignment Problem
Simulation Optimization
Servers
Server

Ant colony optimization for the unequal-area facility layout problem

Kulturel-Konak, S. & Konak, A., Dec 1 2011, ECTA 2011 FCTA 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications and International Conference on Fuzzy Computation Theory and Applications. p. 273-277 5 p. (ECTA 2011 FCTA 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications and International Conference on Fuzzy Computation Theory and Applications).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Facility Layout
Ant colony optimization
Unequal
Flexible Structure
Flexible structures

A "Virtual SONET" routing architecture for ad hoc networks in environmental monitoring and emergency management

Bartolacci, M. R. & Avery-Gomez, E., Dec 1 2011, 2011 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2011. 5960891

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ad hoc networks
Disasters
Monitoring
Fault tolerance
Sensor networks
4 Citations (Scopus)

Crisis management and mobile devices: Extending the usage of sensor networks within an integrated system framework

Gomez, E. A. & Bartolacci, M. R., Jan 1 2011, 8th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management: From Early-Warning Systems to Preparedness and Training, ISCRAM 2011. Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, ISCRAM, (8th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management: From Early-Warning Systems to Preparedness and Training, ISCRAM 2011).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mobile devices
Sensor networks
Information dissemination
Military applications
Sensors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of a GPS/INS sensor fusion simulation environment using flight data

Barchesky, F. J., Gross, J. N., Gu, Y., Rhudy, M. B. & Napolitano, M. R., Dec 1 2011, AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference 2011. p. 312-319 8 p. (AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference 2011).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sensor Fusion
Simulation Environment
Global positioning system
Fusion reactions
Sensors