Harmit Patel and Sagar Thakkar started working on this project in Spring 2020 INDE 6645 Data Analytics course with Dr. Egilmez. The conference paper, entitled ” Exploratory Analysis of Factors Affecting the Response Capability of Governments to COVID-19“, was presented on November 21, 2020 in ” Measuring and Managing the Impact of COVID-19″ session.
Presenters and Session Chair
We congratulate Harmit and Sagar for their diligent work, and presentation. Presentation can be accessed here.
Dr. Egilmez presented a collaborative research project at the Annual Conference of Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering on November 2, 2020. The title of seminar was “A PCA Application to Assess OECD Countries’ Sustainable Development Performance”. Here is the links to access to the presentation. [Presentation]
Our former graduate research assistant, Shyam Lamichhane worked on this research project as his M.S. thesis and Dr. Ridvan Gedik is the other co-author, who were in the thesis advisory committee as well.
In the second half of the session, Dr. Egilmez joined a panel discussion with John Corliss and Brion Hurley, entitled “Panel Discussion on The Application of ISE to Sustainability”.
Dr. Egilmez moderated the session on the first day of the conference, which had 3 talks, as follows:
1) Industrial Engineering and Agri-Business in the SIDs, Cilla Pemberton, DBA MSc Eng MSc IIEM BSc IE, Lecturer, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Tunapuna-Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago,
2) Sargassum harvesting process in Puerto Morelos: documentation and improvements proposal, Daniela L. Videa Martínez, ITESM, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico,
3) Strategic Route Planning for Sustainability in Local Food Supply Chains, Isabella T. Sanders, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
Dr. Egilmez delivered a research seminar to Connecticut Manufacturing Simulation Center (CMSC) at University of Connecticut on Friday 10/25/2019. The seminar is entitled “System Dynamics Simulation Modeling and An Application to U.S. Highway System Sustainability” and can be accessed at this link.
Dr. Egilmez attended and presented the research project entitled “Assessing the Readiness of OECD Countries for Industry 4.0 Adoption” at the 25th International Conference on Production Research (ICPR) on August 13, 2019 in Chicago, IL. [Presentation]
Dr. Maria Carnasciali presented our collaborative research at the annual conference of American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) on June 16-19, 2019 in Tampa Convention Center, FL. Phil Viscomi was the other co-author of the work.
Here is the links to access to the presentation and papers.
Dr. Egilmez attended 30th Annual Conference of Production and Operations Management Society (POMS). He delivered a presentation, entitled “Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Use Analysis of the U.S. Manufacturing: A Time-series MRIO Approach” on May 4, 2019 [Presentation PDF]. The work presented was the first part of Bahadir Ezici’s (ASOS Graduate Research Assistant, Fall 2018) MS Thesis co- authored with Dr. Ridvan Gedik. He co-authored another presentation, entitled “Evaluation of Supply Chain Sustainability in Emerging Economies: A Three-Stage DEA-Malmquist Productivity Index.” He also chaired the Saturday morning Sustainable Operations session, entitled ” Sustainable Energy”. Details are as follows:
ASOS research team graduate research assistants presented their posters at the Spring 2019 Graduate Student Showcase of the University of New Haven on April 2, 2019. Lu and Shyam’s poster information are as follows.
Lu Bai, MS Industial Engineering, Poster title: “Predicting Severity of Traffic Crashes in Connecticut” [PDF]
Shyam Lamichane, MS Industrial Engineering, Poster title: “Benchmarking OECD Countries Sustainable Development Performance: A Goal-Specific PCA Approach” [PDF]
Shyam Lamichane, Graduate Student Showcase, Spring 2019, University of New Haven
We would like to thank them for their hard-work, strong ownership and devotion to these research projects.