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Bopaya Bidanda

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Ernest E. Roth Professor

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(2013) Albert Holzman Distinguished Educator Award, conferred by the Institute of Industrial Engineers.

(2012) International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES) Award for Global Excellence in Engineering Education, Buenos Aires.

(2012) John Imhoff Award for Global Excellence in Industrial Engineering Education, presented by the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE).

(2012) Invited keynote speaker, 17th biennial National Israeli Engineering & Management Conference, Tel Aviv.

(2011) Invited keynote speaker, 53rd National Convention of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, New Delhi.

(2011) Invited keynote speaker, International Conference of Industrial Engineering & Operations Management, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

(2011) Invited Plenary Speaker, Indian Science Congress, 'Educating the Indian Scientist/Engineer of 2025: Challenges & Opportunities.

(2006) Board of Trustees, Institute of Industrial Engineers.

(2005) Chair, Council of Industrial Engineering Academic Department Heads (CIEADH). This council represents IE department heads across the United States and in many other countries..

(2005) Faculty Honor Roll (2005), School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. Award for Outstanding Professor (voted by students).

(2004) Senior Specialist, (J. Fulbright-Hays Foundation & U.S. Department of State), The Universidad de Montevideo (Fall 2004)..

(2004) Carnegie Science Center Award for Higher Education (Honorable Mention), for developing an innovative, interdisciplinary course in Product Realization along with faculty members from Electrical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering..

(2003) Member of the Board, International Foundation for Production Research.

(2002) Fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers.

(2001) First IE Doctoral Colloquium, Developed the concept. Then planned and implemented the colloquium in 2001..

(1998) IIE Outstanding Dissertation Award, Evaluation Committee.

(1996) Outstanding Professor Award, Ind. Engr., Univ of Pittsburgh, (voted by students).

(1995 - 1999) Whiteford Faculty Fellow.

(1993 - 1994) The Board of Visitors Award - awarded to a single faculty member each year for outstanding Research Productivity and Service.

(1992 - 1993) Awarded Wyllys G. Stanton Award (2nd place nationally).

(1991 - 1992) Student Chapter, IIE: Awarded 7th place nationally.

(1991 - 1995) The Alcoa Manufacturing Systems Faculty Fellow.

(1990 - 1991) Student Chapter, IIE: Awarded 13th place nationally.

(1988 - 1989) Student Chapter, IIE: Awarded 11th place nationally.

(1987 - 1988) Student Chapter, IIE: Awarded 12th place nationally.

Ph.D., Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 1987

M.S., Science & Technology, Western Carolina University, 1983

B.S., Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology (ex KREC - Surathkal, University of Mysore), 1976

Geng, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2021). Tolerance estimation and metrology for reverse engineering based remanufacturing systems. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 1-14.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2021.1904158.

Geng, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2021). Geometric precision analysis for Additive Manufacturing processes: A comparative study. PRECISION ENGINEERING-JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES FOR PRECISION ENGINEERING AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 69, 68-76.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.precisioneng.2020.12.022.

Chen, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2019). Sustainable manufacturing production-inventory decision of multiple factories with JIT logistics, component recovery and emission control. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART E-LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORTATION REVIEW, 128, 356-383.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.tre.2019.06.013.

Lai, X., Chen, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2019). Optimal decision of an economic production quantity model for imperfect manufacturing under hybrid maintenance policy with shortages and partial backlogging. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 57(19), 6061-6085.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1562249.

Chen, Z., Fu, K., & Bidanda, B. (2018). Instant production-replenishment and coordination mechanism for short life cycle and deteriorating item with stock-dependent demand. International Journal of Systems Science: Operations & Logistics, 5(1), 45-59.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/23302674.2016.1240253.

Camillus, J.C., Bidanda, B., & Mohan, N.C. (2017). The Business of Humanity. 1-173.Productivity Press. doi: 10.4324/9781315277622.

Chen, Z., Chen, C., & Bidanda, B. (2017). Optimal inventory replenishment, production, and promotion effect with risks of production disruption and stochastic demand. Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, 34(2), 79-89.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/21681015.2016.1233912.

Geng, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2017). Review of reverse engineering systems - current state of the art. VIRTUAL AND PHYSICAL PROTOTYPING, 12(2), 161-172.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/17452759.2017.1302787.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Klein, G., & Bidanda, B. (2016). Analysis of production systems with potential for severe disruptions. International Journal of Production Economics, 171, 478-486.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2015.09.014.

Basu, S., & Bidanda, B. (2014). Shortcomings of eco-labelling of construction and building materials. In Eco-efficient Construction and Building Materials. (pp. 151-165).Elsevier. doi: 10.1533/9780857097729.1.151.

Ross, B.T., & Bidanda, B. (2014). A brief history of health systems engineering - its early years through 1989: An industrial engineering perspective. IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, 4(4), 217-229.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/19488300.2014.966214.

Chun, Y., & Bidanda, B. (2013). Sustainable manufacturing and the role of the International Journal of Production Research. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 51(23-24), 7448-7455.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2012.762135.

Nof, S.Y., Cheng, G.J., Weiner, A.M., Chen, X.W., Bechar, A., Jones, M.G., Reed, C.B., Donmez, A., Weldon, T.D., Bermel, P., Bukkapatnam, S.T.S., Cheng, C., Kumara, S.R.T., Bement, A., Koubek, R., Bidanda, B., Shin, Y.C., Capponi, A., Lee, S., Lehto, M.R., Liu, A.L., Nohadani, O., Dantus, M., Lorraine, P.W., Nolte, D.D., Proctor, R.W., Sardesai, H.P., Shi, L., Wachs, J.P., & Zhang, X.C. (2013). Laser and Photonic Systems Integration: Emerging Innovations and Framework for Research and Education. HUMAN FACTORS AND ERGONOMICS IN MANUFACTURING & SERVICE INDUSTRIES, 23(6), 483-516.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hfm.20555.

Desai, S., Bidanda, B., & Lovell, M.R. (2012). Material and process selection in product design using decision-making technique (AHP). EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 6(3), 322-346.Inderscience Publishers. doi: 10.1504/EJIE.2012.046666.

Wu, S., Shuman, L.J., Bidanda, B., Balaban, C.D., & Sochats, K. (2012). A hybrid modelling framework to simulate disaster response decisions. International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms, 4(1), 83.Inderscience Publishers. doi: 10.1504/ijaip.2012.046968.

Hu, G., Wang, L., & Bidanda, B. (2011). A game theory model for analysing market competition in sustainable manufacturing industry. International Journal of Sustainable Manufacturing, 2(2/3), 161.Inderscience Publishers. doi: 10.1504/ijsm.2011.042150.

Dietsch, J., & Madhavan, R. (2010). Industrial Robots. 17, (pp. 6-+).Tab Professional and Reference Books (Division of McGraw-Hill).

Dhawan, A., Srinivasan, S., Rajib, P., & Bidanda, B. (2009). Minimising total cost with regular and emergency outsourcing sources: a neuro-dynamic programming approach. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 47(20), 5811-5827.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207540802144168.

Hu, G., & Bidanda, B. (2009). Modeling sustainable product lifecycle decision support systems. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS, 122(1), 366-375.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2009.06.011.

Bártolo, P., & Bidanda, B. (2008). Bio-Materials and Prototyping Applications in Medicine. 1-216.Springer US. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-47683-4.

Bártolo, P.J., Almeida, H.A., Rezende, R.A., Laoui, T., & Bidanda, B. (2008). Advanced Processes to Fabricate Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering. In Virtual Prototyping & Bio Manufacturing in Medical Applications. (pp. 149-170).Springer US. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-68831-2_8.

Bidanda, B., & Bártolo, P. (2008). Virtual Prototyping & Bio Manufacturing in Medical Applications. 1-299.Springer US. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-68831-2.

Bunce, M.M., Wang, L., & Bidanda, B. (2008). Leveraging Six Sigma with industrial engineering tools in crateless retort production. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 46(23), 6701-6719.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207540802230520.

Desai, S., Bidanda, B., & Bártolo, P. (2008). Metallic and Ceramic Biomaterials: Current and Future Developments. In Bio-Materials and Prototyping Applications in Medicine. (pp. 1-14).Springer US. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-47683-4_1.

Hu, G., Wang, L., Fetch, S., & Bidanda, B. (2008). A multi-objective model for project portfolio selection to implement lean and Six Sigma concepts. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 46(23), 6611-6625.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207540802230363.

Bidanda, B., Arisoy, O., & Shumah, L.J. (2006). Offshoring manufacturing: Implications for engineering jobs and education: A survey and case study. ROBOTICS AND COMPUTER-INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING, 22(5-6), 576-587.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.rcim.2005.11.006.

Bidanda, B., Arisoy, O., & Shuman, L.J. (2006). Colombia & the New Global Economy: Implications of Tratado de Libre Comercio for Colombian Industry, Engineers & Engineering Educators. Revista de ingenieria, 24, 83-90.

Bidanda, B., Arisoy, O., & Shuman, L.J. (2006). Offshoring Manufacturing: Implications for engineering jobs and education: A survey and case study. Robotics and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 22(6), 576-587.

Creehan, K., & Bidanda, B. (2006). Computer-Aided Reverse Engineering of the Human Musculo-skeletal system. Virtual & Physical Prototyping, 1(2).

Creehan, K.D., & Bidanda, B. (2006). Computer-aided reverse engineering of the human musculoskeletal system. Virtual and Physical Prototyping, 1(2), 83-91.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/17452750600648478.

Puthpongsiriporn, T., Porter, J.D., Bidanda, B., Wang, M.E., & Billo, R.E. (2006). Attribute-level neighbor hierarchy construction using evolved pattern-based knowledge induction. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON KNOWLEDGE AND DATA ENGINEERING, 18(7), 917-929.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TKDE.2006.104.

Bidanda, B., Ariyawongrat, P., Needy, K.L., Norman, B.A., & Tharmmaphornphilas, W. (2005). Human related issues in manufacturing cell design, implementation, and operation: a review and survey. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 48(3), 507-523.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.cie.2003.03.002.

Bidanda, B., Ariyawongrat, P., Needy, K.L., Norman, B.A., & Tharmmaphornphilas, W. (2005). Human Related Issues in Manufacturing Cell Design, Implementation, and Operation: A Review & Survey. International Journal of Computers & Industrial Engineering, (48), 507-523.

Suer, G.A., & Bidanda, B. (2005). Special Issue: Group Technology/Cellular Manufacturing - Preface. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 48(3), 447.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.cie.2004.12.013.

Bidanda, B., & Bartolo, P. (2004). Guest Editorial - Product Development. International Journal of Product Development, 1(2).

Bidanda, B., & Desai, S. (2004). Strategic planning models for prototyping and product development centres. International Journal of Product Development, 1(2), 133.Inderscience Publishers. doi: 10.1504/ijpd.2004.005701.

Needy, K.L., Nachtmann, H., Roztocki, N., Warner, R.C., & Bidanda, B. (2003). Implementing Activity-Based Costing Systems in Small Manufacturing Firms: A Field Study. Engineering Management Journal, 15(1), 3-10.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10429247.2003.11415190.

Needy, K.L., Norman, B.A., Bidanda, B., Ariyawongrat, P., Tharmmaphornphilas, W., & Warner, R.C. (2002). Assessing Human Capital: A Lean Manufacturing Example. Engineering Management Journal, 14(3), 35-39.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10429247.2002.11415171.

Norman, B.A., Needy, K.L., Bidanda, B., & Ariyawongrant, W.P. (2002). Assessing human capital: A lean manufacturing example. Engineering Management Journal, 14(4), 35-39.

Norman, B.A., Tharmmaphornphilas, W., Needy, K.L., Bidanda, B., & Warner, R.C. (2002). Worker assignment in cellular manufacturing considering technical and human skills. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 40(6), 1479-1492.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207540110118082.

Carnahan, B., Warner, R.C., Bidanda, B., & Needy, K.L. (2000). Predicting glass furnace output using statistical and neural computing methods. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 38(6), 1255-1269.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/002075400188834.

Needy, K.L., Bidanda, B., & Gulsen, M. (2000). A Model To Develop, Assess, and Validate an Activity-Based Costing System for Small Manufacturers. Engineering Management Journal, 12(1), 31-38.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10429247.2000.11415061.

Bidanda, B., Kadidal, M., & Billo, R.E. (1998). Development of an intelligent castability and cost estimation system. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 36(2), 547-568.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/002075498193886.

Bidanda, B., Soyster, A., & Sadowski, R. (1998). A call to join IE practitioners and academics. IIE SOLUTIONS, 30(5), 8.

Cohen, Y., Bidanda, B., & Billo, R.E. (1998). Accelerating the generation of work measurement standards through automatic speech recognition: a laboratory study. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 36(10), 2701-2715.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/002075498192445.

Petri, K.L., Billo, R.E., & Bidanda, B. (1998). A neural network process model for abrasive flow machining operations. JOURNAL OF MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, 17(1), 52-64.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0278-6125(98)80009-5.

Bidanda, B., & Billo, R.E. (1996). Parametric design and NC code generation of countersink cutting tools. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING, 9(2), 105-112.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/095119296131724.

Billo, R., Bidanda, B., & Tate, D. (1996). A Genetic Cluster Algorithm for the Machine Component Grouping Problem. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 7(3), 1-13.

Billo, R.E., Bidanda, B., & Tate, D. (1996). A genetic cluster algorithm for the machine-component grouping problem. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MANUFACTURING, 7(3), 229-241.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF00118082.

Billo, R.E., Bidanda, B., Cohen, Y., Fei, C.Y., & Petri, K.L. (1996). Performance standards and testing of two-dimensional bar code systems for overhead scanning. JOURNAL OF MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, 15(5), 305-315.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0278-6125(96)84193-8.

Billo, R.E., Needy, K.L., & Bidanda, B. (1996). Challenges facing information technology to support world class manufacturing. COMPUTERS IN INDUSTRY, 28(2), 163-165.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0166-3615(95)00041-0.

Cleland, D., Bidanda, B., & Chung, C. (1996). Human Issues in Technology Implementation - Part 2. Industrial Management, 37(5), 15-16.

Wilhelm, M., Smith, A.E., & Bidanda, B. (1996). Integrating an Expert System and a Neural Network for Process Planning. Engineering Design and Automation, 1(4), 259-269.

Bidanda, B., & Billo, R.E. (1995). On the Use of Students for Developing Engineering Laboratories. Journal of Engineering Education, 84(2), 205-213.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/j.2168-9830.1995.tb00167.x.

BILLO, R.E., & BIDANDA, B. (1995). REPRESENTING GROUP TECHNOLOGY CLASSIFICATION AND CODING TECHNIQUES WITH OBJECT-ORIENTED MODELING PRINCIPLES. IIE TRANSACTIONS, 27(4), 542-554.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/07408179508936770.

Cleland, D.I., Bidanda, B., & Chung, C. (1995). Human Issues in Technology Implementation - Part 1. Industrial Management, 37(4), 22-27.

BIDANDA, B., & HOSNI, Y.A. (1994). REVERSE ENGINEERING AND ITS RELEVANCE TO INDUSTRIAL-ENGINEERING - A CRITICAL-REVIEW. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 26(2), 343-348.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0360-8352(94)90067-1.

Billo, R., Bidanda, B., & Kharbanda, P. (1994). Re-Engineering Process Plans for Effective Manufacturing Cell Formation. International Journal of Manufacturing Systems Design, 1(3), 217-229.

BILLO, R.E., & BIDANDA, B. (1994). A STUDENT ADVISING SYSTEM FOR UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING CURRICULAR SCHEDULING. COMPUTERS & EDUCATION, 22(3), 205-213.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0360-1315(94)90001-9.

MARTINEZ, S.E., SMITH, A.E., & BIDANDA, B. (1994). REDUCING WASTE IN CASTING WITH A PREDICTIVE NEURAL MODEL. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MANUFACTURING, 5(4), 277-286.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF00123699.

Motavalli, S., & Bidanda, B. (1994). Modular Software Development for Digitizing Data Analysis in Reverse Engineering. Computers and Industrial Engineering Journal, 26(2), 395-410.

MOTAVALLI, S., & BIDANDA, B. (1994). MODULAR SOFTWARE-DEVELOPMENT FOR DIGITIZING SYSTEMS DATA-ANALYSIS IN REVERSE ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS - CASE OF CONCENTRIC ROTATIONAL PARTS. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 26(2), 395-410.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0360-8352(94)90073-6.

REDFERN, M.S., & BIDANDA, B. (1994). SLIP RESISTANCE OF THE SHOE FLOOR INTERFACE UNDER BIOMECHANICALLY-RELEVANT CONDITIONS. ERGONOMICS, 37(3), 511-524.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00140139408963667.

BENBRAHIM, S., SMITH, A.E., & BIDANDA, B. (1993). RELATING PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS AND PERFORMANCE DATA WITH A NEURAL-NETWORK MODEL FOR DESIGN IMPROVEMENT. JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MANUFACTURING, 4(6), 367-374.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF00123950.

BIDANDA, B., NARAYANAN, V., & RUBINOVITZ, J. (1993). COMPUTER-AIDED-DESIGN-BASED INTERACTIVE OFF-LINE PROGRAMMING OF SPRAY-GLAZING ROBOTS. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING, 6(6), 357-365.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09511929308944587.

Bidanda, B., Rubinovitz, J., & Narayanan, V. (1993). CAD-Based Interactive Off-line Programming of Spray Glazing Robots. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 6(6), 357-365.

Rajgopal, J., & Bidanda, B. (1993). On the Use of Statistical Design in Manufacturing Engineering Education. International Journal of Applied Engineering Education, 8(4).

Bidanda, B., Shuman, L., & Puerzer, R. (1992). On Teaching CAD Concepts to Industrial Engineers. Engineering Design Graphics Journal, 56(2), 11-18.

NARAYANAN, V., BIDANDA, B., & RUBINOVITZ, J. (1992). ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMPUTER-BASED PATH PLANNING STRATEGIES FOR ROBOTIC SPRAY GLAZING. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 23(1-4), 15-18.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0360-8352(92)90053-M.

BIDANDA, B., MOTAVALLI, S., & HARDING, K. (1991). REVERSE ENGINEERING - AN EVALUATION OF PROSPECTIVE NONCONTACT TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS IN MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING, 4(3), 145-156.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09511929108944490.

Motavalli, S., & Bidanda, B. (1991). Development of a Part Image Reconstruction System for Reverse Engineering of Design Modifications. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 10(5).

MOTAVALLI, S., & BIDANDA, B. (1991). A PART IMAGE-RECONSTRUCTION SYSTEM FOR REVERSE ENGINEERING OF DESIGN MODIFICATIONS. JOURNAL OF MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, 10(5), 383-395.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0278-6125(91)90056-8.

RAJGOPAL, J., & BIDANDA, B. (1991). ON SCHEDULING PARALLEL MACHINES WITH 2 SETUP CLASSES. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 29(12), 2443-2458.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207549108948095.

BIDANDA, B., & RAJGOPAL, J. (1990). OPTIMAL SELECTION OF WORKHOLDING DEVICES FOR ROTATIONAL PARTS. IIE TRANSACTIONS, 22(1), 65-72.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/07408179008964159.

Bidanda, B., Motavalli, S., & Patterson, G. (1990). On the development of an integrated computer system for cephalometric analyses. J Med Syst, 14(1-2), 1-16.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF00995876.

Bidanda, B., Motavalli, S., & Patterson, G.P. (1990). On the Development of a Computerized System for Cephalometric Analysis. Journal of Medical Systems, 14(1).

Bidanda, B., & Cleland, D. (1989). Techniques to Assess Project Feasibility. Project Management Journal, 20(2).

BIDANDA, B., RUBINOVITZ, J., & RAMAN, S. (1989). DEVELOPMENT OF A SPATTER INDEX FOR AUTOMATED WELDING INSPECTION USING COMPUTER VISION. COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, 16(2), 215-224.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0360-8352(89)90140-X.

Knott, K., Bidanda, B., & Pennebaker, D. (1988). The Economics of Robotic Welding. The International Journal of Production Research, 26(1).

KNOTT, K., BIDANDA, B., & PENNEBAKER, D. (1988). ECONOMIC-ANALYSIS OF ROBOTIC ARC-WELDING OPERATIONS. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, 26(1), 107-117.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00207548808947844.

Bidanda, B., & Knott, K. (1987). Roadblocks to Robotic Welding. Journal of Methods-Time Measurement, 8.

Thayer, C. Surgical services optimization: first case starts and turnover time. University of Pittsburgh.

Geng, Z., & Bidanda, B. (2019). Volumetric data analysis: Inspection and experimental design for additive manufacturing. In Proceedings - 34th ASPE Annual Meeting, (pp. 491-496).

Bidanda, B., & Geng, Z. (2016). Emerging trends in reverse engineering. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Progress in Additive Manufacturing, Part F129095, (pp. 2-7).

Gong, J., Luangkesorn, L., & Bidanda, B. (2015). Evaluating performance tradeoffs in a production and inventory system with production disruptions using Markov chain models. In 23rd International Conference for Production Research, ICPR 2015.

Hu, G., Wang, L., Chen, Y., & Bidanda, B. (2014). An oligopoly model to analyze the market and social welfare for green manufacturing industry. In JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 85, (pp. 94-103).Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.01.016.

Bucheli, V., Calderón, J.P., González, F., Bidanda, B., Valdivia, J.A., & Zarama, R. (2013). Model to support the information retrieval process of the scientific production at departmental-level or faculty-level of universities. In Proceedings of ISSI 2013 - 14th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference, 2, (pp. 1225-1235).

Gaussin, M., Hu, G., Abolghasem, S., Basu, S., Shankar, M.R., & Bidanda, B. (2013). Assessing the environmental footprint of manufactured products: A survey of current literature. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS, 146(2), (pp. 515-523).Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2011.12.002.

Luangkesorn, K.L., Klein, G., & Bidanda, B. (2013). Analysis of Production Systems with potential for severe disruptions. In 22nd International Conference on Production Research, ICPR 2013.

Abolghasem, S., Guiping, H., Bidanda, B., & Shankar, M.R. (2012). Sustainable Design and Manufacturing by Mapping Microstructure from Severe Shear Deformation in Machining. In IFAC Proceedings Volumes, 45(6), (pp. 1278-1283).Elsevier BV. doi: 10.3182/20120523-3-ro-2023.00059.

Cohen*, Y., Wang, M.E., & Bidanda, B. (2010). Automatic Translation of a Process Level Petri-Net to a Ladder Diagram. In Advanced Techniques in Computing Sciences and Software Engineering, (pp. 25-29).Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-3660-5_5.

Cohen, Y., Wang, M.E., & Bidanda, B. (2010). Transition Network for Automation Modeling: A Case Study. In Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation, (pp. 187-192).Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-9151-2_32.

Storch, R., Bidanda, B., Hlutkowsky, R., Kramer, B., Amy Martens, P.E., & Freund, L. (2009). Industry advisory committees - Support to university IE departments. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2009.

Cohen, Y., Wang, M.E., & Bidanda, B. (2008). A modeling technique for execution and simulation of discrete automation. In Novel Algorithms and Techniques in Telecommunications, Automation and Industrial Electronics, (pp. 273-277).Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-8737-0_49.

Shengnan, W., Shuman, L., Bidanda, B., Kelley, M., Sochats, K., & Balaban, C. (2008). Agent-based discrete event simulation modeling for disaster responses. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2008, (pp. 1908-1913).

Shuman, L., Bidanda, B., Besterfield-Sacre, M., & Rajgopal, J. (2008). Internationalizing the engineering curriculum. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2008, (pp. 1071-1076).

Wu, S., Shuman, L., Bidanda, B., Prokopyev, O., Kelley, M., Sochats, K., & Balaban, C. (2008). Simulation-based decision support system for real-time disaster response management. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2008, (pp. 58-63).

Cohen, Y., Wang, M.E., & Bidanda, B. (2007). Modeling and implementation of agent-based discrete industrial automation. In Innovative Algorithms and Techniques in Automation, Industrial Electronics and Telecommunications, (pp. 535-540). doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-6266-7-97.

Guiping, H., Lizhi, W., Bidanda, B., & Fetch, S. (2007). Project portfolio selection for implementing Lean and Six Sigma concepts. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2007 - Industrial Engineering's Critical Role in a Flat World - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1581-1586).

Hamza, H., Wang, Y., & Bidanda, B. (2007). Modeling total cost of ownership utilizing interval-based reliable simulation technique in reverse logistics management. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2007 - Industrial Engineering's Critical Role in a Flat World - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 523-529).

Hu, G., Wang, L., Bidanda, B., & Wang, Y. (2007). A new model for closed-loop product lifecycle systems. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2007 - Industrial Engineering's Critical Role in a Flat World - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1660-1665).

Lizhi, W., Guiping, H., & Bidanda, B. (2007). A game theoretic model of the market competition between green and ordinary products. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2007 - Industrial Engineering's Critical Role in a Flat World - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 530-535).

Shengnan Wu, Shuman, L.J., Bidanda, B., Kelley, M., Lawson, B., Sochats, K., & Balaban, C.D. (2007). System implementation issues of dynamic discrete disaster decision simulation system (D4S2) - phase I. In 2007 Winter Simulation Conference, (pp. 1127-1134).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/wsc.2007.4419712.

Wu, S., Shuman, L., Bidanda, B., Kelley, M., Sochats, K., & Balaban, C. (2007). Disaster policy optimization: A simulation based approach. In IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2007 - Industrial Engineering's Critical Role in a Flat World - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 872-877).

Arisoy, O., & Bidanda, B. (2006). Multi-expert multi-criteria decision making in outsourcing. In 2006 IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Arisoy, O., Mehmet Gokhan, N., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (2006). Activity based costing and life cycle costing in outsourcing decision analysis. In 2006 IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Hu, G., Wang, Y., & Bidanda, B. (2006). PLM systems for network-centric manufacturing. In 2006 IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Hu, G., Wang, Y., & Bidanda, B. (2006). Product lifecycle management challenges in trans-national environments. In 2006 IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Lai, J.P., Shuman, L.J., Bidanda, B., & Lai, C. (2006). A surrogate objective approach to simulation optimization. In 2006 IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Bidanda, B., Shuman, L., Thomes, K., & Arisoy, O. (2005). Adapting engineering coursework for increased global relevance. In ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings, (pp. 165-173).

Billo, R., Helvie, D., Puthpongsiriporn, T., & Bidanda, B. (2005). Dynamic part grouping for fluctuating demand products. In IIE Annual Conference and Exposition 2005.

Creehan, K.D., & Bidanda, B. (2005). Computer aided reverse engineering of human tissues. In Virtual Modelling and Rapid Manufacturing - Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, (pp. 155-160).

Norman, B.A., Besterfield-Sacre, M., Bidanda, B., Needy, K.L.S., & Rajgopal, J. (2005). Integration and synthesis of the industrial engineering curriculum via an unstructured problem solving course. In ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings, (pp. 8481-8489).

Shuman, L.J., Bidanda, B., Thomes, K., & Feick, L. (2005). The global and societal challenge - An innovative approach to abet criterion 3.H and beyond. In ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings, (pp. 6899-6914).

Bidanda, B., & Desai, S. (2004). Product realization & engineering learning: A preliminary evaluation. In IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition 2004, (p. 2413).

Norman, B.A., Besterfield-Sacre, M., Bidanda, B., Needy, K.L.S., & Rajgopal, J. (2004). A conceptual model for integrating and synthesizing the industrial engineering curriculum. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 2261-2272).

Norman, B.A., Besterfield-Sacre, M., Bidanda, B., Needy, K.L.S., & Rajgopal, J. (2004). Integration and synthesis of the industrial engineering curriculum. Industrial Engineering Research Conference.Houston, TX.

Sunanta, O., & Bidanda, B. (2004). A comparison of manual and mechanical lapping methods on valve reconditioning. In IIE Annual Conference and Exhibition 2004, (pp. 2339-2343).

Bidanda, B., Desai, S., & Lovell, M. (2003). The business of virtual and rapid prototyping. In Virtual Modelling and Rapid Manufacturing - Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, (pp. 91-95).

Needy, K.L., & Bidanda, B. (2002). Successfully partnering with industry through the industrial engineering senior design project. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 7873-7880).

Rafe, G.E., Needy, K.L.S., Bidanda, B., & Schmidt, T.M. (2001). Delivering continuous manufacturing education and training via an internet-based distributed virtual laboratory. In Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, 3.

Rafe, G.E., Needy, K.L.S., Bidanda, B., Ghai, R.K., & Mylan, T.A. (2000). Development and implementation of a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1959-1969).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3639-3648).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3599-3608).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3629-3638).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3609-3618).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3589-3598).

Rafe, G., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1999). Motivations for a distributed virtual laboratory for continuous manufacturing education and training. In ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, (pp. 3619-3628).

Cohen, Y., & Bidanda, B. (1997). Y net: A new technique for modeling discrete control in industrial systems. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 586-591).

Warner, R.C., Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1997). Worker assignment in implementing manufacturing cells. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 240-245).

Berardi, M., & Bidanda, B. (1996). Non-traditional economic justification model for advanced technologies. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 793-798).

Cohen, Y., Bidanda, B., Billo, R.E., & Zandin, K.B. (1996). On integrating work measurement systems with voice recognition technologies. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 551-556).

Maitra, A., Bidanda, B., & Rubinovitz, J. (1996). Need for and the development of a generic programming interface for industrial robots. In Advanced Sensor and Control-System Interface, 2911, (pp. 89-95).SPIE. doi: 10.1117/12.262502.

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Billo, R.E., Bidanda, B., Cohen, Y., Fei, C.Y., & Petri, K.L. (1995). Testing of two-dimensional bar code systems for overhead sortation and tracking. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1018-1024).

Burns, G.L., & Bidanda, B. (1995). Modular hierarchical control networks for the specification and implementation of automated manufacturing control systems. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 817-826).

Narayanan, V., & Bidanda, B. (1995). Analysis of process parameters for robotic spray glazing. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1010-1017).

Needy, K.L.S., & Bidanda, B. (1995). Activity based costing for small manufacturers - a field study. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 628-634).

Petri, K.L., Billo, R., & Bidanda, B. (1995). Modeling the abrasive flow machining process: A neural network approach. In Industrial Engineering Research - Conference Proceedings, (pp. 239-244).

Billo, R.E., Bidanda, B., & Peternel, J. (1993). Parametric design of countersink cutting tools. In Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference, (pp. 370-374).

Burns, G., Rajgopal, J., & Bidanda, B. (1993). Integrating group technology and TSP for scheduling operations with sequence dependent setup times. In Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference, (pp. 837-841).

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Research interests

Cellular Manufacturing
Computer Integrated Manufacturing...
New Product Development
Production Systems
Rapid Prototyping
Reverse Engineering
Shared Manufacturing