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    • A brain computer interface system for the improvement of cognitive and communication abilities for patients with neuromuscular disorders 

      Ramakrishnan, Navya (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      More than 16 million people in the United States are living with cognitive impairment. Reports suggest that 12,000-15,000 people have amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and approximately 17 million people have cerebral palsy, ...
    • A multipurpose robotic glove designed to teach sign language through guided manual motions 

      Joshi, Soham; Malik, Raaghav (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Projections show the numbers of deaf and deafblind individuals are quickly increasing, as both the number of deaf and blind individuals are expected to double within the next 50 years. Additionally, there is limited support ...
    • A virtual STEM outreach program for elementary and middle school students during COVID-19 

      Shen, Anthony (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Gender inequality has been a persistent problem in higher education and industry in the STEM fields in the United States. While progress has been made in the last decade, there is a potential for increasing inequality in ...
    • Applying lean in aerospace manufacturing for waste reduction 

      Habib, Md Ahsan; Asmatulu, Eylem; Rahman, Muhammad Mustafizur (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Lean manufacturing shows significant promise for addressing various simultaneous, competitive demands, including high process and merchandise quality, low cost, and reductions in lead times. These requirements have been ...
    • Comparing the regional and international accreditation programs of NCAAA and ABET for undergraduate engineering education evaluations 

      Alarifi, Ibrahim M.; Rahman, Muhammad M.; Asmatulu, Ramazan (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      This research study was focused on the accreditation of a local university and its programs during the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 periods. Accreditation requires that the university be under the consideration by an autonomous ...
    • Exploring the applicability of Quality 4.0 in higher education institutions 

      Alzahrani, Bandar; Bahitham, Haitham; Elshennawy, Ahmad (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      As the world is being significantly impacted by the emergence of the fourth industrial revolution, quality-related practices in higher education institutions (HEIs) are not exceptions. Quality 4.0 is the fourth generation ...
    • LungStat: improving lung cancer diagnostic accuracy through computer vision 

      Sonawane, Kaustubh; Rai, Aditya (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) results in over 1.8 million deaths worldwide every year; however, most of these deaths are preventable via early diagnosis, which reduces the mortality rate by more than 50%. Currently, ...
    • Proceedings of the 2021 International IEMS Conference, March 15-16, 2021 

      International Conference on Industry, Engineering, and Management Systems (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      This book features the proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference on Industry, Engineering and Management Systems (IEMS'21) held March 15-16, 2021 in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Proceedings includes 12 papers presented ...
    • Real time employees overtime predictor model 

      Stearns, Shaun; Gang, Isaac K. (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Employers often struggle with a cost-efficient way to schedule workers and handle overtime. Paying employees overtime is a very inefficient and expensive way to keep a department going. In this paper, we will analyze data ...
    • Real-time kinematics directed swarm robotics for construction 3D printing 

      Wang, Darren; Zhu, Robert (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Architectural advancements in housing are limited by traditional construction techniques. Construction 3D printing introduces freedom in design that can lead to improvements in building design, resource efficiency, and ...
    • The use of machine learning for electrical component end-of-life predictions 

      Rust, Ryan; Elshennawy, Ahmad (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS), also referred to as obsolescence, is a sector of product sustainment that is receiving more attention as certain technologies continue to have longer and ...
    • Theoretical study on instability of the base solutions of Lorenz system via Ordinary Differential Equations 

      Davani, Sina; Asmatulu, Ramazan (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      The Lorenz system is well-known for producing chaotic solutions for a particular range of technical systems and process characteristics. To examine the instability, fluctuation parameters in the form of exponential functions ...
    • Using Six Sigma for energy conservation and energy efficiency improvement 

      Asmatulu, Eylem; Ali, Zaara; Habib, Md Ahsan; Rahman, Muhammad M. (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2021-03)
      Energy is the backbone of human activity. Energy consumption is increasing rapidly worldwide to sustain the modern way of living with all amenities. Energy, being an indisputable input, optimizing its utilization helps ...