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Department of Engineering Management, Systems and Technology

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Archived Engineering Management, Systems and Technology Research Activities

Grants

  • Pinnell, M. F., Blust, R. P., Balster, E., Bigelow, K. E., Crosson, K. M., Schneider, S. J. & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering Innovation and Design for STEM Teachers. NSF, $499,101.00.

Journal Articles

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Cassady, C. R., & Schneider, K. (2018). An introduction to probability models in reliability and maintainability. Orlando, FL: Proceedings of the 2018 Reliability and Maintainability Symposium.
  • EMAMI, S., Toubia, E., & Schneider, K. (2018). Reliability-based approach for sandwich composite structural applications. American Society for Composites 2018. DEStech Publications, Inc. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.12783/asc33/26123
  • Furterer, S. (2018). Applying systems engineering tools to teach systems engineering in an engineering management program. American Society for Engineering Education.
  • Furterer, S. (2018). Developing a leadership and diversity course for an engineering management program. American Society for Engineering Education.
  • Wingfield, A., Schneider, K., & Williams, R. (2018). A risk analysis framework for evaluating on-site wastewater treatment systems. Orlando, FL: Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference.

Invited Lecture

  • Appiah-Kubi, P. (2018, August). Systems Engineering. Accra, Ghana.

Presentations

  • Kloos, E., & Furterer, S. (2018, October). Female STEM student mentoring program. Presented at the INFORMS Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Furterer, S. (2018, June). Applying systems engineering tools to teach systems engineering in an engineering management program. Presented at the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah. 
  • Furterer, S. (2018, June). Developing a leadership and diversity course for an engineering management program. Presented at the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Furterer, S. (2018, May). Using systems engineering for healthcare quality systems design. Presented at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida.
  • Furterer, S. (2018, May). Applying measurement systems analysis to improve healthcare diagnosis. Presented at the Institute of Industrial Engineers Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida.
  • Furterer, S. (2018, March). Developing a survey to assess leadership and engagement for diversity in healthcare. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, Florida.
  • Furterer, S. (2018, March). Applying lean six sigma to improve the student employment hiring process in higher education. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, Florida.
  • Mock, M., & Schneider, K. (2018, July). Fighting hunger in Dayton through operations research. Presented at the Summer Science Research Symposium, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Wingfield, A., Schneider, K. & Williams, R. (2018, May). A risk analysis framework for evaluating on-site wastewater treatment systems. Presented at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, Florida.
  • Schneider, K., & Cassady, C. R. (2018, January). An introduction to probability models in reliability and maintainability. Presented at the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Orlando, Florida.

Workshop

  • Furterer, S., & Key, M. (2018, October). Improve your organization’s processes to build a roadmap for student success: Lean six sigma yellow belt pre-institute workshop. Presented at the College Reading and Learning Association, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Sponsored Research

  • Furterer, S. L. (2018 - 2019), IACT Fellowship. University of Dayton, $5,000.00.
  • Furterer, S., Sosonowski, M., Nichwitz, J., Doran, E., Belliveau, J., & Alshawi, H. (2018), Milton Union schools pick up and drop off process improvement. Milton Union. 
  • Furterer, S. & A. K. (2018), Summer Undergraduate Research Experience Program (S.U.R.E) - Improving healthcare process management through systems engineering modeling. University of Dayton, $5,000.00.
  • Furterer, S., & Kloos, E. (2018), Developing and deploying strategies for improving diversity of women in the engineering workplace. University of Dayton, $7,497.00.
  • Furterer, S., Trapp, E., & Alshaikh, S. (2018), Milton Union improving cafeteria flow. Milton Union. 
  • Furterer, S. (2017 - 2018), KEEN innovation in leadership and diversity course. KEEN, $12,045.00.
  • Furterer, S. l. (2017 - 2018), UD teaching fellows. University of Dayton, $250.00.
  • Furterer, S. (2017 - 2018), OLR hiring lean six sigma project. University of Dayton, $9,450.00.
  • Schneider, K. (2018), University of Dayton 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE). School of Engineering, University of Dayton, $5000.00.
  • Schneider, K., Castellanos, D. C., Fernando, F., & Holcomb, J. (2018), Addressing toxic stress in at risk youth through an agriculture-based after-school and summer program. Marianist Foundation, University of Dayton, $615.00.
  • Schneider, K., The Foodbank, Inc., Castellanos, D. C., & Fernando, F. (2018), Expanding food production using aquaponics. Dayton Greenlight Grant, Local, $4,800.00.

Abstract

  • Falkowski, S. A., Diller, M. & Powers, S. (2017). Manufacturability of additive manufacturing. DFMA International Forum, Providence, RI. Retrieved from www.dfma.com/forum/index.html

Book

  • Untener, J. A. & Mott, R. L. (2017). Applied strength of materials. International version. CRC Press.

Book Review

  • Zalewski, D. (2017). The probability handbook and the probability workbook. (3rd ed., vol. 43). Quality Management Forum.

Journal Articles

  • Furterer, S., Schneider, K., Key, M. & Zhang, Y. (2017). A lean six sigma approach for improving utilization of walk-in tutors. Quality Approaches in Education, 8(2), 24-34.
  • Reilly, P., Pazour, J. & Schneider, K. (2017). Propagation of unit location uncertainty in dense storage seabasing environments. International Journal of Production Research, 55(19), 5435-5499. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00207543.2017.1319582

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Aboujaoude, M. & Schneider, K. (2017). A decision support tool for scheduling food bank compliance audits. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Cassady, R. & Schneider, K. (2017). An introduction to probability models in reliability and maintainability. Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Orlando, FL. Retrieved from https://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/conferencedetails/index.html?Conf_ID=18796
  • Englehart, D., Zalewski, D. & Schneider, K. (2017). Improving fleet readiness utilizing the AIRSpeed continuous improvement strategy. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Furterer, S. (2017). Enhancing higher level learning in an engineering management organizational behavior course. American Society for Engineering Education.
  • Furterer, S. (2017). Systems engineering educational strategies:  incorporating active learning with a healthcare case study. American Society for Engineering Education.
  • Furterer, S. (2017). Leadership’s guide for achieving sustainable lean six sigma program change in higher educational institutions. Fourth International Conference on Lean Six Sigma for Higher Education.
  • McLellan, D. & Schneider, K. (2017). Maintenance planning and spare parts provisioning for a small unmanned aerial system. Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Orlando, FL.
  • Schneider, K. (2017). Engagement in practice: community engaged scholarship to address local food insecurity. ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Columbus, OH.
  • Zhang, Y., Schneider, K., Furterer, S. & Key, M. (2017). A lean six-sigma approach for improving utilization of walk-in tutors. A Fourth International Conference on Lean Six Sigma for Higher Education.

Invited Lecture

  • Schneider, K. (2017, April). Community-engaged scholarship to address local food insecurity. Presented at the Shared Expertise for Shared Solutions, Dayton, OH.

Posters

  • Diller, M. & Segalewitz, S. I. (2017, June). A sound introduction to engineering technology and product development. Presented at the 2017 ASEE National Conference, Columbus, OH.
  • Furterer, S. & Rectin, B. (2017, December). Strategic business process architecture models enable a process architecture reference model for healthcare. Presented at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Conference, Orlando, FL.
  • Malipeddi, R. & Schneider, K. (2017, March). Web and mobile application development to meet the data needs of The Foodbank of Dayton. Presented at the SOCHE STEM Cyber Research Symposium, Dayton, OH.

Presentations

  • Aboujaoude, M. & Schneider, K. (2017, May). A decision support tool for scheduling food bank compliance audits. Presented at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Blust, R.P. (2017, October). Intersectionalities of the entrepreneurial mindset and democratic transformation. Presented at the Imagine America National Conference, Davis, CA. 
  • Englehart, D., Zalewski, D. & Schneider, K. (2017, May). improving fleet readiness utilizing the AIRSpeed continuous improvement strategy. Presented at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Falkowski, S. A., Diller, M. & Powers, S. (2017, June). Design for additive manufacturing for prototype manufacturing. Presented at the DFMA International Forum, Providence, RI.
  • Furterer, S. (2017, June). Enhancing higher level learning in an engineering management organizational behavior course. Presented at the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, Columbus, OH. 
  • Furterer, S. (2017, June). Systems engineering educational strategies: incorporating active learning with a healthcare case study. Presented at the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, Columbus, OH. 
  • Furterer, S. (2017, May). Leadership’s guide for achieving sustainable lean six sigma program change in higher educational institutions. Presented at the Lean Six Sigma in Higher Education Conference, West Lafayette, IN. 
  • Furterer, S. (2017, May). Leadership’s guide for achieving sustainable lean six sigma program change in higher educational institutions. Presented at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. 
  • Furterer, S. (2017, May). Labor management standards development in healthcare: flaws and best practices. Presented at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Furterer, S. & Green, J. (2017, May). Using a process map to create a process architecture. Presented at the American Society for Quality World Conference on Quality and Improvement, Charlotte, NC.
  • Furterer, S. (2017, March). Linking your business' core processes to process architecture and strategy. Presented at the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit, Orlando, FL.
  • Furterer, K. & Furterer, S. (2017, March). Closing intelligence gaps in national security through application of lean six sigma quality tools. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, FL.
  • Furterer, S. (2017, March). Enhancing leadership and engagement for diversity through development of a new engineering management course. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, FL.
  • Furterer, S. (2017, March). Engaging a diverse quality workforce through leadership & innovation. Presented at the ASQ Columbus Spring Conference, Columbus, OH. 
  • Key, M., Furterer, S. & Schneider, K. (2017, November). Interdisciplinary assessment and development of walk-in tutoring processes. Presented at the College Reading & Learning Association, Pittsburgh, PA. 
  • McLellan, D. & Schneider, K. (2017, January). Maintenance planning and spare parts provisioning for a small unmanned aerial system. Presented at the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Orlando, FL.
  • Penugonda, N. & Schneider, K. (2017, October). application development projects to improve operational efficiency at The Foodbank through an ETHOS semester of service program. Presented at the Cin-Day INFORMS Symposium, Dayton, OH. 
  • Schneider, K. (2017, June). Engagement in practice: community engaged scholarship to address local food insecurity. Presented at the ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Columbus, OH.
  • Untener, J. A. (2017, June). A multifaceted approach to a fluid power laboratory course. Presented at the ASEE National Conference, Columbus, OH. 
  • Wingfield, A. & Schneider, K. (2017, October). Risk analysis of Beaver water district onsite wastewater treatment systems. Presented at the Cin-Day INFORMS Symposium, Dayton, OH.
  • Zalewski, D. (2017, October). Getting started with R. Presented at the 2017 Fall Technical Symposium, Dayton, OH.
  • Zhang, Y., Schneider, K., Furterer, S. & Key, M. (2017, May). A lean six-sigma approach for improving utilization of walk-in tutors. Presented at the Lean Six Sigma in Higher Education Conference, West Lafayette, IN.

Workshop

  • Diller, M. & Falkowski, S. A. (2017, September). Geometric dimensioning & tolerancing. Presented at the FAST Talk - GD&T, UDRI River Campus .

Sponsored Research

  • Pinnell, M. F., Blust, R. P., Balster, E., Bigelow, K. E., Crosson, K. M., Schneider, S. J. & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering innovation and design for STEM teachers. NSF, Federal, $499,101.00.
  • Edmonson, C. P. (2011 - Present), Simio software. Simio LLC, Private, $79,200.00.
  • Edmonson, C. (2016 - 2017), KEEN fellows grant. Kern Foundation, University of Dayton, $15,000.00.
  • Furterer, S. (2017 - 2018), OLR hiring lean six sigma project. University of Dayton, $9,918.00.
  • Furterer, S. (2017), KEEN Fellows cohort. University of Dayton.
  • Furterer, S. (2017), Federal grant seekers fellowship. University of Dayton.
  • Furterer, S. & Rectin, B. (2017), Summer undergraduate research experience program (S.U.R.E) - Building a healthcare reference process architecture. University of Dayton, $5,000.00.
  • Johnson, M. E., Sun, Y., McEwan, R. & Veliz-Cuba, A. (2016 - 2017), Optimizing sustainable agriculture practices to reduce pathogen transmission. The Hanley Sustainability Institute, University of Dayton, $25,000.00.
  • Schneider, K. (2017), On site wastewater treatment systems. Beaver Water Department/University of Arkansas, Local, $5,744.00.
  • Schneider, K. (2017), University of Dayton 2017 summer undergraduate research experience (SURE). School of Engineering, University of Dayton, $6,500.00. 
  • Schneider, K. (2017), Community engaged scholarship for addressing local food insecurity. Marianist Foundation Grant, University of Dayton, $760.00.

Paper Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Appiah-Kubi, P., Upriti, G., Sawhney, R., & Atuahene, I. (2016). Improving the hospital discharge process using Lean approach. In H. Yang, Z. Kong, & M. S., (Eds.). Disneyland Resort Hotel, Anaheim, CA: Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference.
  • Cassady, C. R., & Schneider, K. (2016). An introduction to probability models in reliability and maintainability. Tucson, AZ: Proceedings of the 2016 Reliability and Maintainability Symposium.
  • Crawford, G., & Schneider, K. (2016). Reducing operational costs for a hunger relief charity through vehicle routing. Anaheim, CA: Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference.
  • Diller, M. (2016). Active learning demonstrations in engineering mechanics. Mt. Pleasant, MI: ASEE NCS 2016 Regional Conference.
  • Diller, M., & Segalewitz, S. I. (2016). Shedding light on product development in about an hour. In M. G. Diller & S. Segalewitz, (Eds.). New Orleans, LA: ASEE 2016 National Conference.
  • Zukowski, A. A., & Schneider, K. (2016). Assessing learning outcomes and evaluating graduate student perceptions of a flipped classroom. New Orleans, LA: Proceedings of the 2016 American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference.

Invited Lecture

  • Furterer, S. (2016, February). Leader's guide for operational excellence. Presented at the More Steam Webinar, Online.

Poster

  • Diller, M. (2016, October). Additive manufacturing face-off. Presented at the University of Dayton Manufacturing Symposium, Dayton Convention Center.
  • Diller, M. G., & Segalewitz, S. I. (2016, June). Shedding light on product development in about an hour. Presented at the 2016 ASEE National Conference, New Orleans, LA.
  • Malipeddi, V., Rasmussen, M., Alhashim, H., & Schneider, K. (2016, October). A data driven approach or produce producing planning. Presented at the Cin-Day Fall Technical Symposium, Dayton, OH.
  • Rasmussen, M., Alhashim, H., Malipeddi, V., & Schneider, K. (2016, October). A systems engineering approach to garden design and maintenance. Presented at the Cin-Day Fall Technical Symposium, Dayton, OH.

Presentation

  • Diller, M. G. (2016, March). Active learning demonstrations in engineering mechanics. Presented at the 2016 ASEE NCS Regional Conference, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI.
  • Furterer, S. (2016, March). A framework for leveraging process architecture models to perform Lean Six Sigma analysis. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, FL.
  • Furterer, S. (2016, March). Instantiation of a process architecture to enable Lean Six Sigma improvements. Presented at the International Conference of Industry, Engineering and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, FL.
  • Nurre, S. G., & Schneider, K. (2016, November). Improving the partner-agency audit schedule for a local Foodbank by extending vehicle routing with time windows. Presented at the INFORMS Annual Conference, Nashville, TN.
  • Zalewski, D., & Schneider, K. (2016, June). Assessing learning outcomes and evaluating graduate student perceptions of a flipped classroom. Presented at the American Society of Engineering Education.
  • Schneider, K., Pazour, J., & Reilly, P. (2016, May). Evaluating uncertainty in dense storage environments. Presented at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Anaheim, CA.
  • Schneider, K., & Cassady, C. R. (2016, January). An introduction to probability models in reliability and maintainability. Presented at the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Tucson, AZ.

Grants

  • Pinnell, M. F., Blust, R. P., Balster, E., Bigelow, K. E., Crosson, K. M., Schneider, S. J., & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering innovation and design for STEM teachers. NSF, Federal, $499,101.00.
  • Blust, R. (2014 - 2016), Ohio means internships and co-ops. State of Ohio, University of Dayton, $690,000.00.
  • Diller, M. (2016), KEEN curriculum development. KEEN, University of Dayton, $8,000.00.
  • Diller, M. (2016), Summer Undergraduate Research Experience. University of Dayton School of Engineering, University of Dayton, $5,000.00.
  • Diller, M. (2016), Maker movement lunch & learn. KEEN, University of Dayton, $1,050.00.
  • Edmonson, C. P. (2011 - Present), Simio Software. Simio LLC, Private, $79,200.00.
  • Edmonson, C. (2016 - 2017), KEEN fellows grant. Kern Foundation, University of Dayton, $15,000.00.
  • Falkowski, S. A. (2011 - Present), National Center for Manufacturing Education. National Science Foundation, Other, $1,600,000.00.
  • Schneider, K. (2016), Novel approaches for addressing food insecurity. Hanley Sustainability Institute, University of Dayton, $22,679.65.
  • Schneider, K. (2016), University of Dayton 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience. School of Engineering, University of Dayton, $5,000.00.

Books

  • Untener, J. A., & Mott, R. L. (2015). Applied strength of materials. (6th ed.). CRC Press.

Paper Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Untener, J. (2015). Commercial Software as an Application in Fluid Mechanics. ASEE National Conference 2015.

Presentations

  • Schneider, K. (2015, October). The Foodbank Compliance Problem - An Initial Investigation. Presented at the Cincinnati-Dayton INFORMS Fall Technical Symposium, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Schneider, K. (2015, May). Social Network Analysis of First-Year Engineering Courses - An Initial Study. Presented at the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Schneider, K. & Cassady, C. R. (2015, January). An Introduction to Probability Models in Reliability and Maintainability. Presented at the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Orlando, Florida.
  • Untener, J. A. (2015, June). Preparing Students for Industry by Integrating Commercial Software into Coursework. Presented at the ASEE National Conference, Seattle, Washington.

Sponsored Research

  • Blust, R. (2014 - 2016), Ohio Means Internships and Coops. State of Ohio, University of Dayton, $690,000.00.
  • Pinnell, M. F.Blust, R. P.Balster, E.Bigelow, K. E.Crosson, K. M.Schneider, S. J. & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering Innovation and Design for STEM Teachers. NSF, Federal, $499,101.00.
  • Doty, J. (2014 - 2016), Optimization of Exergy-Based Thermal Systems. Purdue University Center for Integrated Thermal Management of Aerospace Vehicles, Private, $155,000.00.
  • Doty, J. (2014 - 2016), Uncertainty-Based Verification and Validation of Dynamic Thermal Models using Exergy-Based Analysis. Office of Naval Research (ONR), Federal, $360,000.00.
  • Edmonson, C. P. (2011 - Present), Simio Software. Simio LLC, Private, $79,200.00.
  • Falkowski, S. A. (2011 - Present), National Center for Manufacturing Education. National Science Foundation, Other, $1,600,000.00.
  • Falkowski, S. A. (2007 - Present), National Center for Manufacturing Education. National Science Foundation, Other, $1,600,000.00.
  • Segalewitz, S. I. (2015 - 2016), KEEN Fellows. KEEN, Private.
  • Segalewitz, S. I. (2015), e-Learning Fellows. University of Dayton, University of Dayton.
  • Wolff, R. L. (2003 - Present), Enhancing the Resource Center Role of the National Center for Manufacturing Education. National Science Foundation, Federal, $1,800,000.00.

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