Recent Faculty Publicaitons

Selected Publications of IMSE Faculty 2014-2015         (*Indicates IMSE PhD students /graduates)

*Rico, F. A., Centeno. G., *Kuznia, L., Steven, E.A., Torres-Roca, J.F., "Supervised Learning Methods for the Prediction of Tumor Radiosensivity to Preoperative Radiochemotherapy", International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics Volume 90, Issue 1, Pages S823

*Feijoo, F. and Das, T. K. 2015 Emissions control via carbon policies and microgrid generation: A bilevel model and Pareto analysis. Energy (Accepted) DOI 10.1016/

*Rocha, P., Das, T. K., *Nanduri, V., and Botterud, A. 2015. Impact of CO2 cap-and-trade programs on restructured power markets with generation capacity investments. Electric Power and Energy Systems, 71 (2015) 195-208.

*Abdollahian, M. and Das, T. K. 2015. A MDP model for breast and ovarian cancer intervention strategies for BRCA1/2 mutation carriers. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, v. 19, no. 2, March 2015, DOI 10.1109/JBHI.2014.2319246

*Martinez, D. L. and Das, T. K. 2014. Design of non-pharmaceutical intervention strategies for pandemic influenza outbreaks. BMC Public Health 2014, 14: 1328, doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1328.

Prieto, D.* and Das, T. K. 2014. An Operational Epidemiological Model for Calibrating Agent-based Simulations of Pandemic Outbreaks. Health Care Management Science

Feijoo, F.* and Das, T. K. 2014. Design of Pareto Optimal CO2 Cap-and-Trade Policies for Deregulated Electricity Networks. Applied Energy, Volume 119, 15 April, Pages 371–383. DOI:

Huang, S., Li, J., Lamb, G., Schmitt, M., and Fowler, J., 2014. Multi-data Fusion for Enterprise Quality Improvement by a Multilevel Latent Response Model, IIE Transactions.

Huang, S., Kong, Z.Y. and Huang, W.Z., 2014, High-Dimensional Process Monitoring and Change Point Detection Using Embedding Distributions in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Space (RKHS), IIE Transactions.

Yampikulsakul, N., Byon, E., Huang, S. and Sheng, S.W., 2014, Condition Monitoring of Wind Power System with Non-Parametric Regression Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion.

*Onal, S., Lai-Yuen, S., Bao, P., Weitzenfeld, A., and Hart, S., "Automated Localization of Multiple Pelvic
Bone Structures on MRI", Accepted for publication in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health
Informatics, 2015.

*Onal, S., Lai-Yuen, S., Bao, P., Weitzenfeld, A., Hogue, D., and Hart, S., "Quantitative Assessment of New MRI-based Measurements to Differentiate Low and High Stages of Pelvic Organ Prolapse using Support Vector Machines", International Urogynecology Journal, 26(5), 2015, pp. 707-713

Onal, S*., Lai-Yuen, S., Bao, P., Weitzenfeld, A., and Hart, S., 2014. "MRI based Segmentation of Pelvic Bone for Evaluation of Pelvic Organ Prolapse," IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics.

Onal, S*., Lai-Yuen, S., Bao, P., Weitzenfeld, A., Green, K., Kedar, R., and Hart, S., 2014. "Assessment of a Semi-Automated Pelvic Floor Measurement Model for the Evaluation of Pelvic Organ Prolapse," International Urogynecology Journal.

Onal, S.*, Lai-Yuen, S., Bao, P., Weitzenfeld, A., and Hart, S., 2013."Image based Measurements for Evaluation of Pelvic Organ Prolapse," Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, 6(1), pp. 45-55.

*Cimenler, O., Reeves, K. A., and Skvoretz, J., "A regression analysis of researchers' social network metrics on their citation
*Aden-Buie, G., Kaw, A., Yalcin, A., On comparing final examination formats in a STEM course, International Journal of Engineering Education.

Li Q. and Savachkin A., 2013. A heuristic approach to the design of fortified distribution networks, Transportation Research part E, 50, 138-148.

Li Q. and Savachkin A., 2014. Reliable distribution networks design with nonlinear fortification function. International Journal of Systems Science

*Rico, F., Yalcin, A., Eikman, E.E., Technology Integration Performance Assessment Using Lean Principles in Healthcare, American Journal of Medical Quality, May/June 2014

Cheng, C., Sa-ngasoongsong A., Beyca, O., Le, T., Yang ,H., Kong, Z., Bukkapatnam, S. T. S., Time series forecasting for nonlinear and nonstationary processes: a review and comparative study, IIE Transactions, 2014, DOI: 10.1080/0740817X.2014.999180

Yang, H., and Kundakcioglu, E., Healthcare intelligence: turning data into knowledge, IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 29, No. 3, p54-68, 2014, DOI: 10.1109/MIS.2014.45

Yang, H., and *Chen, Y., Heterogeneous recurrence monitoring and control of nonlinear stochastic processes, Chaos, Vol. 24, No. 1, p013138, 2014, DOI: 10.1063/1.4869306

Yang, H. and G. Liu*, 2013. Self-organized topology of recurrence-based complex networks, Chaos, Vol. 23, No. 4, p043116, DOI: 10.1063/1.4829877

Yang, H., C. Kan*, G. Liu*, and Y. Chen*, 2013. Spatiotemporal differentiation of myocardial infarctions, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, Vol. 10, No. 4, p938-947, DOI: 10.1109/TASE.2013.2263497

Du, D.*, H. Yang, S. Norring, and E. Bennett, 2013. In-silico modeling of glycosylation modulation dynamics in hERG channels and cardiac electrical signaling, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (Feature in IEEE journal website), Vol. 18, No. 1, p205-214, DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2013.2260864

D. Du*, H. Yang, A. Ednie, and E. Bennett, Statistical metamodeling and sequential design of computer experiments to model glyco-altered gating of sodium channels in cardiac myocytes, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2015

H. Yang and Y. Chen*, Heterogeneous recurrence monitoring and control of nonlinear stochastic processes, Chaos, 2014.03, DOI: 10.1063/1.4869306

C. Kan*, K.P. Yip, and H. Yang, Two-phase greedy pursuit algorithm for automatic detection and characterization of transient calcium signaling, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, accepted and in press, 2014.03, DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2014.2312293

G. Liu* and H. Yang, 2013. Multiscale adaptive basis function modeling of spatiotemporal cardiac electrical signals, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Vol. 17, No. 2, p484-492, DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2013.2243842.

S. Norring, T. Schwetz, A. Ednie, D. Du*, H. Yang, and E. Bennett, 2013. Channel Sialic Acids Limit hERG Channel Activity During the Ventricular Action Potential, FASEB Journal, Vol. 27, No. 2, p622-631, DOI: 10.1096/fj.12-214387.

*Puertas, M., Zayas-Castro, J. L., Fabri, P. J., Statistical and prognostic analysis of dynamic changes of platelet count in ICU patients,  Physiological Measurement, Vol. 36, No. 5 (May 2015)

*Garcia, A., and Zayas Castro, J.L., "Interventions as an alternative to penalties in preventable readmissions," Journal of Hospital Administration, Vol 4, No 3, April 2015.

*Rico, F., *Liu, Y., *Martinez, D.A., Huang, S., Zayas-Castro, J.L., and Fabri, P.J., Preventable Readmission Risk Factors for Patients with Chronic Conditions, Journal for Healthcare Quality, 2015.

*Liu, Y., Zayas-Castro, J.L., Fabri, P.J., Huang, S., Learning high-dimensional networks with nonlinear interactions by a novel tree-embedded graphical model, Pattern Recognition Letters, Volume 49, pages 207-213, 2014.

Hartney, M., *Liu, Y., Velanovich, V., Fabri, P. J., Marcet, J., Grieco, M., Huang, S., Zayas-Castro, J. L., Bounceback branchpoints: Using conditional inference trees to analyse readmissions, Journal of Surgery Vol. 156, Issue 4, October 2014.

*Cure, L., Zayas-Castro, J. L., Fabri, P.J., Challenges and opportunities in the analysis of risk in healthcare, IIE Transaction on Healthcare Systems Engineering, Vol. 4, Issue 2, 2014.

Xie, X., Nachabe, M., & Zeng, B. (2014). Optimal scheduling of automatic flushing devices in water distribution system. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management.

*An, Y and Zeng, B. (2015). Exploring the modeling capacity of two-stage robust optimization: Variants of robust unit commitment model , IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 30(1), 109-122.

*An, Y., Zhang, Y., &  Zeng, B. (2015). The reliable hub-and-spoke design problem: Models and algorithms. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 77, 103-122.

Li, Z., Shahidehpour, M., Wu, W., Zeng, B., Zhang, B., Zheng, W., Decentralized Multi-Area Robust Generation Unit and Tie-Line Scheduling with Uncertain Wind Energy, (accepted) IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2015.

Zeng, B., H. Zhao*, and M. Lawley, 2013.Primary-Care Clinic Overbooking and Its Impact on Patient No-shows. IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, in press (featured in IIE Magazine)

Zeng, B. and L. Zhao*, 2013. Solving Two-stage Robust Optimization Problems by A Column-and-Constraint Generation Method, Operations Research Letters, Vol. 41, 457-461, 2013

Zhao L.* and B. Zeng, 2013. Vulnerability Analysis of Power Grids with Line Switching, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, 2727-2736.

Y. Wei*, L. Zhao* and B. Zeng, 2013. Optimal Power Grid Protection through A Defender Attacker-Defender Model, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Vol. 121, 83 – 89.