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JOURNAL ARTICLES

Published/Accepted
  1. Zhao B, Chen J, Zhang X, Qin R, Lin X (2018) Three representative islanded microgrids in the East China Sea: Key technologies and experiences. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 96: 262-274.

  2. Zhao B, Wang X, Lin D, Calvins MC, Morgans JC, Qin R, Wang C (2018) Energy management of multiple microgrids based on a system of systems architecture. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 33(6): 6410-6421.

  3. Zhao B, Qiu H, Qin R, Zhang X, Gu W, Wang C (2018) Robust optimal dispatch of AC/DC hybrid microgrids considering source and load uncertainties and energy storage loss. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 33(6): 5945-5957.

  4. Li J, Kim Y, Liu B, Qin R, Li J, Fu J (2017) Automated patterning and probing with multiple nanoscale tools for single-cell analysis. Micron 101(July): 132-137.

  5. Qin* R, Dagli C., Amaeshis N (2016) A contract negotiation model for constituent systems in the acquisition of acknowledged system of systems. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems 47(11): 3050-3062.

  6. Cudney EA., Qin R, Hamzic Z. (2016) Development of an optimization model to determine sampling levels. International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management 33(4): 476-487.

  7. Qin* R, Nembhard D.A. (2015) Workforce agility in operations management. Surveys in Operations Research and Management Science 20(2): 55-69.

  8. Qin* R, Cudney EA, Hamzic Z (2015) An optimal plan of zero-defect simple-sampling by attributes for incoming inspections in assembly lines. European Journal of Operational Research 246(3): 907-915.

  9. Qin* R, Nembhard DA, Barness WL (2015) Workforce flexibility in operations management. Surveys in Operations Research and Management Science 20(1): 19-33.

  10. Deng T, Chen R., Huang S, Qin R (2015) Optimal crude oil procurement under fluctuating price in an oil refinery. European Journal of Operational Research 245(2): 438-445.

  11. Al sharifs A, Qin* R (2015) Double-sided price adjustment flexibility with a preemptive right to exercise. Annals of Operations Research 226(1): 29-50.

  12. Al sharifs A, Qin* R (2014) Valuation of lease contracts with a price adjustment option: an application to the maritime transport industry. The Engineering Economist 59(1): 30-54.

  13. Grasman SE, Qin R, Martin KB (2013) An inventory modeling analysis of hydrogen fueling station capacity considering an outside option. Energy Systems 4(2): 195-217.

  14. Qin* R, Fu J, Yin Z, Zheng C (2013) Large scale process optimization for focused ion beam 3D nanofabrication. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 64(1-4): 587-600.

  15. Qin* R, Grasman SE, Long, S, Lins Y, Thomas M (2012) A framework of cost-effectiveness analysis for alternative energy strategies. Engineering Management Journal 24(4): 18-35.

  16. Long S, Gosavi A, Qin R, Noll C (2012) Evaluating useful lives and developing replacement schedules for LED traffic signals: statistical methodology and a field study. Engineering Management Journal 24(3): 15-23.

  17. Qin R, Nembhard DA (2012) Demand modeling of stochastic product diffusion over the life cycle. International Journal of Production Economics 137(2): 201-210.

  18. Chens H, Qin* R (2012). Real options as an incentive scheme for managing revenues in transportation infrastructure projects. International Journal of Revenue Management 6(1/2): 77-101.

  19. Qin* R (2011). Workforce planning over the service life cycle. Service Science 3(1): 22-40.

  20. Qin R, Nembhard DA (2010) Workforce agility for stochastically diffused conditions - a real options perspective. International Journal of Production Economics 125(2): 324-334.

  21. Nembhard DA, Nembhard HB, Qin R (2005) A real options model for workforce cross-training. The Engineering Economist 50(2): 95-116.
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    BOOK CHAPTERS
    1. Ojha A, Corns S, Shoberg T, Qin R, Long S (2017) Modeling and simulation of complex, multi-scale infrastructure restoration. In: Mittal S, Diallo S, Tolk A (eds.) Emergent Behavior in Complex System Engineering: A Modeling and Simulation Approach. Wiley & Sons Inc., Hoboken, NJ, pp. 349-365.

    2. Chens H, R Qin* (2012) Revenue management of transportation infrastructure during the service life using real options. In Faulin J, Juan AA, Grasman SE, Fry MJ (eds.) Decision Making in Service Industries: A Practical Approach. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp: 257-278.

    3. Nembhard DA, HB Nembhard R Qin (2009) A real options model for cross training. In Nembhard HB, Aktan  M (eds.) Real Options in Engineering Design, Operations, and Management. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp: 151-168.
    1. Qin R, DA Nembhard (2007) Valuing workforce coss-training flexibility. In Nembhard DA (ed.) Workforce Cross Training. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp: 131-152.

    CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
    1. Morgans JC, Qin R*. Modeling and understanding energy sharing communities: A system of systems approach. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2018 International Annual Conference (ASEM'18), Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. October 17-20, 2018.

    2. Godses P, Xues J, Long SK, Qin R*. Data analysis for identifying high chance scenarios of hazardous material highway transportation incidents. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2018 International Annual Conference (ASEM'18), Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. October 17-20, 2018.

    3. Li Y, Sun Z, Qin R. Routing algorithm and cost analysis for using hydrogen fuel cell powered unmanned aerial vehicle in high voltage transmission line inspection. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2018 International Annual Conference (ASEM'18), Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. October 17-20, 2018

    4. Al-Amins M, Tao W, Leu MC, Qin* R. Sensor data based models for workforce management in smart manufacturing. In Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC'18), Orlando, Florida. May 19-20, 2018.

    5. Morgans JC, Calvins MM, Sun Z, Qin* R. Energy sharing community as a decentralized complex adaptive system of systems. In Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC'18), Orlando, Florida. May 19-20, 2018.

    6. Barness II WL, Qin* R, Dagli CH. Enabing flexibility thorugh forming and evolving system of systems. In Proceedings of the 2017 Complex Adaptive Systems Conference (CAS'17). Chicago, Illinois. October 30-November 1, 2017.

    7. Barness II WL, Calvins MM, Linvilles K, Zhao B, Qin* R. Coordination of constituent systems for functionalizing systems of systems: An exploration. In Proceedings of the 2017 Complex Adaptive Systems Conference (CAS'17). Chicago, Illinois. October 30-November 1, 2017.

    8. Nagarajans BR, Qin R, Sun Z. Cost analysis for high voltage transmission line inspection using robot. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2017 International Annual Conference (ASEM’17). Huntsville, Alabama. October 18-21, 2017.

    9. Thind SS, Moradpour S, Konur D, Long SK, Qin R. Statistical comparison of lane shift sign configurations with driving simulation. In Proceedings of the 2017 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC’17). Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. May 20-23, 2017.

    10. Agarwal S, Pape LE, Dagli CH, Ergin NK, Enke D, Gosavi A, Qin R, Konur D, Wang R, and Gottapu RD. Flexible and intelligent learning architectures for SoS (FILA-SoS): Architectural evolution in systems-of-systems. In Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on System Engineering Research (CSER’15), Research Procedia Computer Science 44: 76-85. Hoboken, New Jersey. March 17-19, 2015.

    11. Moradpour S, Wu S, Long SL, Leu MC, Konur D, Qin R. Use of traffic simulators to determine driver response to work zone configurations. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2015 International Annual Conference (ASEM’15). Indianapolis, Indiana. October 7-10, 2015.

    12. Farhangi H, Konur D , Long S, Qin R, Harper J. A Bi-objective railroad inspection planning problem. In Proceedings of The 2015 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC'15). Nashville, Tennessee. May 30-June 2, 2015

    13. Schmidt SM, Long S, Kothapalli, VS, Qin R. Comparison of statistical analysis methodologies for LED indication replacement schedules. In Proceedings of 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC'14). Montreal, Canada. May 31-June 3, 2014

    14. Li M, Yin Z, Thimgan M, Qin R. Track fast-moving tiny flies by adaptive LBP feature and cascaded data association. In Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP'13). Melbourne, Australia. September 15-18, 2013.

    15. Hamzic Z, Cudney EA, Qin R. A Review of the current literature in inspection sampling optimization. In Proceedings of 2013 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference  (ISERC'13). San Juan, Puerto Rico. May 18-22, 2013.

    16. Chens H, Qin* R, Long S. An evaluation of real options approach in public-private partnerships. In Proceedings of 2012 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC'12). Orlando, FL. May 19-22, 2012.

    17. Qin* R, Fu J, Yin Z. Pattern planning and optimization of charged particle beam scanning in nanomanufacturing. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Mechatronics Technology (ICMT'2011). Melborune, Austria. November 30-December 2, 2011.

    18. Lins Y, Qin* R, Grasman SE, Long S, Thomas M. A framework of cost-effectiveness for sustainability strategies. in Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2010 Annual International Conference (ASEM'10). Fayetteville, AR. October 13-16, 2010.

    19. Noll C, Long S, Qin R, Gosavi A, Wu C-H. Life expectancy evaluation and replacement schedule development for LED traffic signals. in Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Management 2010 Annual International Conference (ASEM'10). Fayetteville, AR. October 13-16, 2010.

    20. Murray S, Qin R, Guardiola I, Gosavi A. Strategies for using technology when grading problem-based classes. In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education 2010 Annual Conference (ASEE'10). Louisville, KY. June 20-23, 2010.

    21. Chens H, Qin* R. A real options approach of managing public-private partnerships projects under high uncertainty. In Proceedings of 2010 Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC'10). Cancun, Mexico. June 5-9, 2010.

    22. Chens H, Qin* R. A real option for attaining improved public-private partnership. In Proceedings of the American Society 2009 Annual Conference(ASEM'09). Springfield, MO. October 14-17, 2009.

    23. Qin* R, Wang H. Service capacity planning considering the learning behavior during service product lifecycles. In Proceeding of 2009 Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC'09). Miami, FL. May 3-June 3, 2009.

    24. Qin* R, Nembhard DA. Cross training for efficient and flexible service system portfolio. InProceedings of the Second International Conference on Service System and Service Management (ICSSSM'05). Chongqing, China. June 13-15, 2005.