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  • Improving the outcome of Six-Sigma projects with cost engineering approaches 

    Tribby, Dennis J.; Elshennawy, Ahmad (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    The objective of this literature review is to expand upon the research associated with relationship between the use of cost engineering approaches and six-sigma project success when designing or redesigning products in the ...
  • Assessing the usability of a desktop simulator for training Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) procedures 

    Blackford, Molly; Ramp, Katelynn; Jackobsen, Steffen; Carstens, Deborah S. (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    The aviation industry has used simulator training devices as an inexpensive and safe alternative to flight training for decades. Many different simulation types have been developed, with varying quality levels in fidelity ...
  • Executive innovation 

    Arbogast, Gordon W.; Jadav, Arpita (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    One recent quote for the role of CEOs and other C-Suite executives on the innovation of a firm is: "Innovation executives are not expected to be the innovators, but the great ones can facilitate ideation processes effectively ...
  • Teacher externship program: An opportunity for educators to build a relationship with industries 

    Mani, Nirajan (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    It is a tremendous responsibility of teachers to prepare students for the future workforce by exposing them and providing necessary skills as per current demand of industry. It can be challenging for teachers who receive ...
  • Teaching trends in data, technology, and society - finding a new balance 

    Stryker, Jay (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    In the Fall of 2020, a First-Year Seminar that discussed various trends in the applications of data and technology to society was taught at Stetson University for the first time. It covered exciting trends in data analytics ...
  • The usage of Smart Glass technology in airports to reduce the carbon footprint of aviation facilities 

    Tunc, Onur A.; Carstens, Deborah (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    This study aims to increase awareness of a new solution for reducing the carbon footprint of airports. The use of Smart Glass technology in airports and other architectural design choices across the world mitigates the use ...
  • Cyclic finite element analysis of TI-6AI-4V titanium specimen 

    Lee, Omar; Schonning, Alexandra; Simsiriwong, Jutima (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    In this paper, finite element simulations of TI-6AI-4V titanium cylindrical dog-bone specimens subject to sinusoidal loading mimicking specimens loaded in an MTS axial fatigue testing machine are presented. The geometry ...
  • Design, manufacturability, and sustainability analysis of an HCCI combustion engine utilizing gasoline and renewable fuels 

    Davani, Sina; Asmatulu, Ramazan (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    The global quest for new forms of energy is constantly growing. Extensive research is conducted to test and analyze new blends of fuels to meet these requirements. Due to the concern about the continued availability of ...
  • Construction estimating challenges after COVID 19 - the effect of price escalation and material shortages on construction cost and contract management 

    Haddad, Bashar (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    The cost of building materials is imperative for determining the profitability and success of construction projects. This paper focuses on the effect of the COVID 19 pandemic on material prices and the availability of ...
  • Marketing challenges for the next generation of nuclear power: Has deregulation eliminated the nuclear option? 

    Dansky, Stephen; Cudmore, B. Andrew (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    The purchase of a nuclear plant relies on bank financing and lenders emphasize the quality of the nuclear plant's projected income stream to repay the financing. This is why all previous nuclear plant financings relied on ...
  • Examining monthly and annual laser strike reports from 2010-2021 

    Wheeler, Brooke; Bride, Oliver; Craig, David; King, Kathleen (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    Laser strikes are becoming an increasing problem for the aviation industry, where the lives of both crews and passengers are at risk. The aim of this research was twofold: a) determine if there was a statistically significant ...
  • Solar Decathlon design challenge: A collaborative student-community engagement project 

    Mani, Nirajan; Chenot, D. Keith (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    To prepare our students for their chosen careers, it is important to provide opportunities that integrate their past studies and apply these through civic engagement. The Solar Decathlon competition sponsored by the U.S. ...
  • Proceedings of the 2022 International IEMS Conference, March 14-15, 2022 

    International Conference on Industry, Engineering, and Management Systems; Sawan, M. Edwin (Industry, Engineering & Conference Management Systems Conference, 2022-03)
    This book features the proceedings of the 28th Annual International Conference on Industry, Engineering and Management Systems (IEMS'22) held March 14-15, 2022 in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Proceedings includes 12 papers presented ...