University of Maryland

Jeffrey W. Herrmann

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Institute for Systems Research

Research Publications

This page lists my dissertation, books, working papers, and published articles, including chapters, journal articles, conference papers, and technical reports.

This list is organized by format and year. Follow these links to the following sections: books | journal articles and book chapters | refereed conference papers | technical reports and other conference papers.

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Dissertation

1993

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, An Investigation of Production Scheduling Problems Motivated by Semiconductor Manufacturing, Ph.D. dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1993.

    This is also available as an online book in the Internet Archive, thanks to the George A. Smathers Libraries UF Retrospective Dissertation Scanning Project at the University of Florida.


Books

2015

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Engineering Decision Making and Risk Management, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2015.

2012

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., editor, Handbook of Operations Research for Homeland Security, Springer, New York, 2012. (The Book Reviews column in the May-June 2014 issue of Interfaces includes a review of the Handbook of Operations Research for Homeland Security. The review is by Moshe Kress at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California.)

2006

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., editor, Handbook of Production Scheduling, Springer, New York, 2006.

2002

  1. Schmidt, Linda C., Guangming Zhang, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, George E. Dieter, and Patrick F. Cunniff, Product Engineering and Manufacturing, 2nd edition, College House Enterprises, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2002.

1998

  1. Cunniff, P.F., J.W. Dally, J.W. Herrmann, L.C. Schmidt, and G. Zhang, Product Engineering and Manufacturing, College House Enterprises, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1998.

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

2017

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Rational Decision Making, in Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online, DOI: 10.1002/9781118445112.stat07928, published online February 15, 2017.

2016

  1. Rudnick-Cohen, Eliot, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Shapour Azarm, Risk-Based Path Planning Optimization Methods For Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Over Inhabited Areas, ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Volume 16, Number 2, June, 2016. doi:10.1115/1.4033235.

2015

  1. Tamburello, Robert N., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A simulation-based approach to determine the evaluation adequacy of system-of-systems operational test configurations, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability, Volume 229, Number 1, pages 46-51, 2015.
  2. Fitzgerald, Daniel P., Thornton H. Gogoll, Linda C. Schmidt, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Peter A. Sandborn, Design-for-Environment Processes and Tools, in Mechanical Engineers' Handbook, Volume 2, Design, Instrumentation, and Controls, 4th Edition, Myer Kutz (Editor), Wiley, 2015.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., William Rand, Brandon Schein, and Neza Vodopivec, An Agent-Based Model of Urgent Diffusion in Social Media, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, Volume 18, Number 2, Page 1, March 31, 2015.
  4. King, Kylie G., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Defining and Assessing the Learning Outcomes of a Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Honors Program, Quality Approaches in Higher Education, Volume 6, Number 1, February, 2015.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Predicting the Performance of a Design Team Using a Markov Chain Model, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Volume 62, Number 4, pages 507-516, 2015.

2013

  1. Abbey, Rachel L., Katherine A. Aaby, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Planning and Managing Mass Prophylaxis Clinic Operations, in Handbook of Healthcare Operations Management, Brian T. Denton, editor, Springer, New York, 2013.
  2. Leber, Dennis D., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Decision Analysis Methods for Selecting Consumer Services with Attribute Value Uncertainty, in Risk Assessment and Evaluation of Predictions, M.-L. T. Lee, M. Gail, R. Pfeiffer, G. Satten, T. Cai, and A. Gandy, editors, Lecture Notes in Statistics, Volume 210, pages 405-424, Springer, New York, 2013.

2012

  1. Herring, William L., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, The Single-Day Surgery Scheduling Problem: Sequential Decision-Making and Threshold-Based Heuristics, OR Spectrum, Volume 34, Number 2, pages 429-459, 2012.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Finding Optimally Balanced Words for Production Planning and Maintenance Scheduling, IIE Transactions, Volume 44, Number 3, pages 215-229, 2012.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Using Aggregation to Construct Periodic Policies for Routing Jobs to Parallel Servers with Deterministic Service Times, Journal of Scheduling, Volume 15, Number 2, pages 181-192, 2012. DOI: 10.1007/s10951-010-0209-6. Also available at journal web site.

2011

  1. Herring, William L., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A stochastic dynamic program for the single-day surgery scheduling problem, IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, 1:4, pages 213-225, 2011. (See also paper at journal website.)
  2. Herring, William L., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, The single-day surgery scheduling problem: sequential decision-making and threshold-based heuristics, OR Spectrum, DOI: 10.1007/s00291-011-0270-3. (See also paper at journal website and its entry in Frank Dexter's bibliography.)
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Using Aggregation to Reduce Response Time Variability in Cyclic Fair Sequences, Journal of Scheduling, Volume 14, pages 39-55, 2011, DOI 10.1007/s10951-009-0127-7.
  4. Strunz, Richard, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Reliability as an Independent Variable Applied to Liquid Rocket Engine Hot Fire Test Plans, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Volume 27, Number 5, pages 1032-1044, 2011.
  5. Strunz, Richard, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Reliability As an Independent Variable (RAIV) methodology for optimizing test planning for liquid rocket engines, CEAS Space Journal, Volume 2, Numbers 1-4, pages 17-30, 2011.

2010

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., The Perspectives of Taylor, Gantt, and Johnson: How to Improve Production Scheduling, International Journal of Operations and Quality Management, Volume 16, Number 3, pages 243-254, September, 2010.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Progressive Design Processes and Bounded Rational Designers, Journal of Mechanical Design, August 2010, Volume 132, Issue 8, 081005 (8 pages). doi:10.1115/1.4001902 (JMD site)
  3. Fitzgerald, Daniel P., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Linda C. Schmidt, A Conceptual Design Tool for Resolving Conflicts Between Product Functionality and Environmental Impact, Journal of Mechanical Design, September 2010, Volume 132, Issue 9, 091006 (11 pages). doi:10.1115/1.4002144 (JMD site)

2009

  1. Karimian, Peyman, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Separating Design Optimization Problems into Decision-Based Design Processes, Journal of Mechanical Design, Volume 131, Issue 1, 011007 (8 pages), January 2009. (JMD site)
  2. Aughenbaugh, Jason M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Reliability-Based Decision-Making: A Comparison of Statistical Approaches, Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Volume 3, Number 1, pages 289-304, March 2009.
  3. Aughenbaugh, Jason M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Information Management for Estimating System Reliability using Imprecise Probabilities and Precise Bayesian Updating, International Journal of Reliability and Safety, Volume 3, Numbers 1/2/3, pages 35-56, 2009.
  4. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Design Optimization with Imprecise Random Variables, SAE International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing, Volume 2, Number 1, pages 99-107, 2009.

2008

  1. Aughenbaugh, Jason M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Comparison of Statistical Approaches for Assessing Reliability, International Journal of Reliability and Safety, Volume 2, Number 4, pages 265-285, 2008.
  2. Fitzgerald, Daniel P., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Peter A. Sandborn, Linda C. Schmidt, and Thorton H. Gogoll, Constructing a Product Design for the Environment Process, in Handbook of Performability Engineering, Krishna B. Misra, editor, Springer, New York, 2008.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Disseminating Emergency Preparedness Planning Models as Automatically Generated Custom Spreadsheets, Interfaces, Volume 38, Number 4, pages 263-270, 2008.
  4. Hoy, Timothy W., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Optimal utilization of test facilities to replicate operational environments, Journal of the IEST, Volume 51, Number 2, pages 10-19, 2008.
  5. Chincholkar, Mandar, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Estimating manufacturing cycle time and throughput in flow shops with process drift and inspection, International Journal of Production Research, Volume 46, Issue 24 December 2008 , pages 7057 - 7072.

2007

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Daniel Fitzgerald, Peter Sandborn, Linda C. Schmidt, and Ted Gogoll, Design for environment strategies, practices, guidelines, methods, and tools, in Environmentally Conscious Mechanical Design, Myer Kutz, editor, Wiley, 2007.

2006

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Linda C. Schmidt, Product development and decision production systems, in Decision Making in Engineering Design, K.E. Lewis, W. Chen, and L.C. Schmidt, editors, ASME Press, New York, 2006.
  2. Aaby, Kay, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Carol Jordan, Mark Treadwell, and Kathy Wood, Montgomery County's Public Health Service uses operations research to plan emergency mass-dispensing and vaccination clinics, Interfaces, Volume 36, Number 6, pages 569-579, 2006.
  3. Aaby, Kay, Rachel Abbey, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Mark Treadwell, Carol Jordan, and Kathy Wood, Embracing Computer Modeling to Address Pandemic Influenza in the 21st Century, Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, Volume 12, Number 4, pages 365-372, July-August 2006.
  4. Pundoor, Guruprasad, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A hierarchical approach to supply chain simulation modeling using the Supply Chain Operations Reference model, International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling, Volume 2, Issues 3/4, pages 124-132, 2006.

2005

  1. Fitzgerald, Daniel P., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Peter A. Sandborn, Linda C. Schmidt, Thornton H. Gogoll, Beyond Tools: A Design for Environment Process, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Volume 1, Number 2, pages 105-120, 2005.

2003

  1. Vieira, G.E., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and E. Lin, Rescheduling manufacturing systems: a framework of strategies, policies, and methods, Journal of Scheduling, Volume 6, Number 1, pages 35-58, 2003 (alternate link).
  2. Chauvet, Fabrice, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Jean-Marie Proth, Optimization of cyclic production systems: a heuristic approach, IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, Volume 19, Number 1, pages 150-154, 2003.
  3. Sandborn, Peter A., Bevin Etienne, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Mandar M. Chincholkar, Cost and production analysis for substrates with embedded passives, Circuit World, Volume 30, Number 1, pages 25-30, 2003.

2002

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Mandar M. Chincholkar, Reducing Throughput Time during Product Design, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Volume 20, Number 6, pages 416-428, 2001/2002.

2001

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and David R. Delalio, Algorithms for Sheet Metal Nesting, IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 183-190, 2001.

2000

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., N. Chandrasekaran, B.F. Conaghan, M.-Q. Nguyen, G.W. Rubloff, R.Z. Shi, Evaluating the impact of process changes on cluster tool performance, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Volume 13, Number 2, pages 181-192, 2000.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., S. Balasubramanian, and G. Singh, Defining specialized design similarity measures, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 38, No. 15, pp. 3603-3621, 2000.
  3. Vieira, G.E., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and E. Lin, Analytical models to predict manufacturing system performance under different rescheduling strategies, International Journal of Production Research, Volume 38, Number 8, pages 1899-1915, 2000.
  4. Vieira, G.E., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and E. Lin, Predicting the Performance of Rescheduling Strategies for Parallel Machine Systems, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Volume 19, Number 4, pages 256-266, 2000.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Order release, in Encyclopedia of Production and Manufacturing Management, Paul M. Swamidass, editor, Kluwer, Norwell, Massachusetts, 2000.

1999

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., G. Ioannou, I. Minis, and J.-M. Proth, Minimization of acquisition and operational costs in horizontal material handling system design, IIE Transactions, Volume 31, Number 7, pages 679-693, 1999.
  2. Minis, I., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, G. Lam, and E. Lin, A generative approach for concurrent manufacturability evaluation and subcontractor selection, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Volume 18, Number 6, pages 383-395, 1999.

1998

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., I. Minis, D.S. Nau, K. Hebbar, and S.J.J. Smith, Integrated design and process planning for microwave modules, in Integrated Product and Process Development: Methods, Tools, and Technologies, J.M. Usher, U. Roy, and H.R. Parsaei, editors; pp. 377-406, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1998.

1997

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., J.-M. Proth, and N. Sauer, Heuristics for unrelated machine scheduling with precedence constraints, European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 102, Number 3, pages 528-537, 1997.
  2. Fu, M., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and M. Narayanaswamy, Setting thresholds for periodic order release, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 8, pages 369-383, 1997.

1996

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., G. Ioannou, I. Minis, and J.-M. Proth, A dual ascent approach to the fixed-charge capacitated network design problem, European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 95, Number 3, pages 476-490, 1996.
    (See also Bernard Gendron's note that corrects an error in the original paper.)
  2. Candadai, A., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, I. Minis, Applications of group technology in distributed manufacturing, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 7, pages 271-291, 1996.

1995

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., G. Ioannou, I. Minis, R. Nagi, and J.-M. Proth, Design of material flow networks in manufacturing facilities, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 277-289, 1995.
  2. Delaney, D., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, G. Ioannou, T. Lu, I. Minis, A.H. Mirza, and R. Palmer, Design and implementation of a hybrid manufacturing facility, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Volume 29, Number 1-4, pp. 315-319, 1995.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and C.-Y. Lee, Solving a class scheduling problem with a genetic algorithm, ORSA Journal of Computing, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 443-452, 1995.
  4. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., C.-Y. Lee, and J. Hinchman, Global job shop scheduling with a genetic algorithm, Production and Operations Management, Volume 4, Number 1, pp. 30-45, 1995.

1993

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and C.-Y. Lee, On scheduling to minimize earliness-tardiness and batch delivery costs with a common due date, European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 70, Number 3, pp. 272-288, 1993.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., C.-Y. Lee, and J.L. Snowdon, A classification of static scheduling problems, in Complexity in Numerical Optimization, P.M. Pardalos, ed., pp. 203-253, World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore, 1993.

Refereed Conference Papers

2017

  1. Morency, Michael, Azrah Anparasan, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Erica L. Gralla, Using Clustering Algorithms to Identify Subproblems in Design Processes, in Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED17), Volume 2: Design Processes, August 21-25, 2017, Vancouver, Canada.

2016

  1. Leber, Dennis D., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Sequential Sample Allocation for Multiple Attribute Selection Decisions, Proceedings of the 2016 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, H. Yang, Z. Kong, and MD Sarder, eds., Anaheim, California, May 22-25, 2016.
  2. Azhar, Azrah, Erica L. Gralla, Connor Tobias, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Identification of Subproblems in Complex Design Problems: A Study of Facility Design, IDETC2016-60397, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2016, August 21-24, 2016, Charlotte, North Carolina.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Decision Making in Course Design, IDETC2016-59047, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2016, August 21-24, 2016, Charlotte, North Carolina.

2015

  1. Bassam, Soroush, J.W. Herrmann, and Linda C. Schmidt, Using SysML for model-based vulnerability assessment, 2015 Conference on Systems Engineering Research, Hoboken, New Jersey, March 17-19, 2015.
  2. Leber, Dennis, and J.W. Herrmann, Impact of Decision and Allocation Rules on Selection Decision Quality, Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, May 30-June 2, 2015.
  3. Pettie, Christa, and J.W. Herrmann, Information Diffusion: A Study of Twitter During Large Scale Events, Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, May 30-June 2, 2015.
  4. Rudnick-Cohen, Eliot, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Shapour Azarm, Risk-based path planning optimization methods for UAVs over inhabited areas, DETC2015-47407, Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2015, August 2-5, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts.
  5. Rudnick-Cohen, Eliot, Shapour Azarm, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Multi-Objective Design and Path Planning Optimization of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), 16th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Dallas, Texas, June 22-26, 2015.
  6. Tobias, Connor, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Erica L. Gralla, Exploring Problem Decomposition in Design Team Discussions, International Conference on Engineering Design, Milan, Italy, July 27-30, 2015.
  7. Krueger, Simon, Richard Strunz, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A liquid rocket engine conceptual design tradeoff methodology using an a priori articulation of preference information with epistemic uncertainties, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, Florida, July 27-29, 2015.

2014

  1. Goodell, Kylie King, and J.W. Herrmann, Assessing the Learning Outcomes of a Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Honors Program, Proceedings of the 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Y. Guan and H. Liao, eds., Montreal, Canada, June 1-3, 2014.
  2. Gralla, Erica L., and J.W. Herrmann, Design Team Decision Processes in Facility Design, Proceedings of the 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Y. Guan and H. Liao, eds., Montreal, Canada, June 1-3, 2014.
  3. Leber, Dennis D., and J.W. Herrmann, Resource Allocation for Selection Decisions with Measurement Uncertainty, Proceedings of the 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Y. Guan and H. Liao, eds., Montreal, Canada, June 1-3, 2014.
  4. Leber, Dennis D., and J.W. Herrmann, Sample Allocation for Multiple Attribute Selection Problems, Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference, A. Tolk, S.D. Diallo, I.O. Ryzhov, L. Yilmaz, S. Buckley, and J.A. Miller, eds., Savannah, Georgia, December 7-10, 2014.

2013

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., William Rand, Brandon Schein, and Neza Vodopivec, An Agent-Based Model of Urgent Diffusion in Social Media, the Computational Social Science Society of the Americas (CSSSA) 2013 Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico, August 22-25, 2013.
  2. Leber, Dennis D., and J.W. Herrmann, Allocating Attribute-Specific Information-Gathering Resources To Improve Selection Decisions, Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference, R. Pasupathy, S.-H. Kim, A. Tolk, R. Hill, and M. E. Kuhl, eds., Washington, D.C., December 8-11, 2013.

2012

  1. Strunz, Richard, and J.W. Herrmann, Planning, Tracking, and Projecting Reliability Growth: A Bayesian Approach, Proceedings of The Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium 2012, Reno, Nevada, January 23-26, 2012.
  2. Leber, Dennis D., and J.W. Herrmann, Incorporating Attribute Value Uncertainty into Decision Analysis, Proceedings of the 2012 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 20-22, 2012.

2011

  1. Houck, Michelle L., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Preparing for an Anthrax Attack: the Impact of Distributing MedKits, Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, T. Doolen and E. Van Aken, eds., Reno, Nevada, May 21-25, 2011.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Generating Better Cyclic Fair Sequences Faster with Aggregation, Proceedings of the 5th Multidisciplinary International Scheduling Conference: Theory and Applications (MISTA 2011), Phoenix, Arizona, August 9-12, 1011.

2010

  1. Montjoy, Adam, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Adaptive Large Neighborhood Search for the Inventory Slack Routing Problem, Proceedings of the 2010 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, A. Johnson and J. Miller, eds., Cancun, Mexico, June, 2010.

2009

  1. Herrmann, J.W., Design Optimization with Imprecise Random Variables, 2009 SAE World Congress, Detroit, Michigan, April 20-23, 2009.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., Sara Lu, and Kristen Schalliol, A Routing and Scheduling Approach for Planning Medication Distribution, Proceedings of the 2009 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Miami, Florida, May 30 - June 3, 2009.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Generating Cyclic Fair Sequences for Multiple Servers, Proceedings of the 4th Multidisciplinary International Scheduling Conference: Theory and Applications (MISTA 2009), Dublin, Ireland, August 10-12, 2009.
  4. Karimian, Peyman, and J.W. Herrmann, Designing Product Families with Competition: a Design for Market Systems Approach, DETC2009-86422, Proceedings of the ASME 2009 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, August 30 - September 2, 2009, San Diego, California.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Separating Design Optimization Problems for Bounded Rational Designers, DETC2009-86462, Proceedings of the ASME 2009 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, August 30 - September 2, 2009, San Diego, California.
  6. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Sara Lu, and Kristen Schalliol, Delivery Volume Improvement for Planning Medication Distribution, Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, San Antonio, Texas, October 11-14, 2009.

2008

  1. Aughenbaugh, Jason M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Comparison of Information Management using Imprecise Probabilities and Precise Bayesian Updating of Reliability Estimates, Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Reliable Engineering Computing (REC), NSF Workshop on Imprecise Probability in Engineering Analysis & Design, Savannah, Georgia, February 20-22, 2008.
  2. Pilehvar, Ali, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Queueing Network Approximations for Mass Dispensing and Vaccination Clinics, INFORMS Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Conference, College Park, Maryland, June 5-6, 2008. (Extended abstract)
  3. Fomundam, Samuel, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Solving Continuous Replenishment Inventory Routing Problems, INFORMS Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Conference, College Park, Maryland, June 5-6, 2008. (Extended abstract)

2007

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Alpa Kothari, and Sana Shaikh, Designing a Decision-Making System for Exceptional Events: the Case of Medical Disaster Mutual Aid, Proceedings of the 2007 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, G. Bayraksan, W. Lin, Y. Son, and R. Wysk, eds., pages 48-53, Nashville, Tennessee, May 19-23, 2007.
  2. Gahagan, Sean M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Minimizing the Cost of Lean Production Control Transition, Proceedings of the 2007 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, pages 1521-1526, Nashville, Tennessee, May 19-23, 2007.
  3. Aughenbaugh, Jason M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Updating Uncertainty Assessments: a Comparison of Statistical Approaches, Proceedings of IDETC/CIE 2007, ASME 2007 Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information Engineering Conference, September 4-7, 2007, Las Vegas, Nevada.

2006

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Improving Production Scheduling: Integrating Organizational, Decision-Making, and Problem-Solving Perspectives Proceedings of the 2006 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 20-24, 2006.
  2. Fitzgerald, Daniel P., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Linda C. Schmidt, Improving Environmental Design Using TRIZ Inventive Principles, Proceedings of the 16th CIRP International Design Seminar, Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada, July 16-19, 2006.
  3. Brochtrup, Brad M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Classification Framework For Product Design Optimization, Proceedings of IDETC/CIE 2006, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, September 10-13, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2005

  1. Aaby, Kay, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Carol Jordan, Mark Treadwell, Kathy Wood, Improving Mass Vaccination Clinic Operations, proceedings of the International Conference on Health Sciences Simulation, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 23-27, 2005.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., A History of Decision-Making Tools for Production Scheduling, 2005 Multidisciplinary Conference on Scheduling: Theory and Applications (MISTA 2005), New York, July 18-21, 2005.
  3. Gahagan, Sean M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Finding the optimal production control policy using the production control framework Proceedings of the 2005 Winter Simulation Conference, Orlando, Florida, December 4-7, 2005.
  4. Mark A. Treadwell and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Kanban Module for Simulating Pull Production in Arena, proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, Orlando, Florida, December 4-7, 2005.

2004

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Information Flow and Decision-Making in Production Scheduling, Proceedings of the 2004 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Houston, Texas, May 15-19, 2004.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Joyce Cooper, Satyandra K. Gupta, Caroline C. Hayes, Kosuke Ishii, David Kazmer, Peter A. Sandborn, and William H. Wood, New Directions in Design for Manufacturing, DETC2004-57770, proceedings of the ASME 2004 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information In Engineering Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 28 to October 2, 2004.

2003

  1. Sara T. Hewitt and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Interfaces to enhance user-directed experimentation with simulation models of discrete-event systems, in proceedings of the International Conference on Simulation and Multimedia in Engineering Education, M. Roccetti and M.R. Syed, eds., Orlando, Florida, January 19-23, 2003.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Cyclic Production Systems: Scheduling and Performance Tradeoffs, Proceedings of the 2003 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, May 18-20, 2003.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Sequencing Wafer Handler Moves To Improve Cluster Tool Performance, Proceedings of the 2003 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, May 18-20, 2003.
  4. Chincholkar, Mandar M., Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Yu-Feng Wei, Applying design for production methods for improved product development, DETC2003/DFM-48133, proceedings of the ASME 2003 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information In Engineering Conference, Chicago, Illinois, September 2-6, 2003.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Edward Y. Lin, and Guruprasad Pundoor, Supply chain simulation modeling using the Supply Chain Operations Reference model, DETC2003/CIE-48220, proceedings of the ASME 2003 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information In Engineering Conference, Chicago, Illinois, September 2-6, 2003.

2002

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann and Linda C. Schmidt, Viewing Product Development as a Decision Production System, DETC2002/DTM-34030, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Design Theory and Methodology, ASME 2002 Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Montreal, Canada, September 29 - October 2, 2002.
  2. Chincholkar, Mandar M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Modeling the Impact of Embedding Passives on Manufacturing System Performance, DETC2002/DFM-34174, Proceedings of the 7th Design for Manufacturing Conference, ASME 2002 Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Montreal, Canada, September 29 - October 2, 2002.

2001

  1. Chincholkar, Mandar M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Incorporating Manufacturing Cycle Time Cost in New Product Development, DETC2001/DFM-21169, in CD-ROM Proceedings of DETC'01, ASME 2001 Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 9-12, 2001.
  2. J.W. Herrmann, M. Fleischer, E. Lin, V. Mathur, and J. Glasser, Affordable Space Systems Manufacturing: Intelligent Synthesis Technology, Process Planning, and Production Scheduling, DETC2001/CIE-21281, Proceedings of DETC'01, ASME 2001 Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 9-12, 2001.
  3. Gahagan, Sean M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Improving simulation model adaptability with a production control framework, Proceedings of the 2001 Winter Simulation Conference, B.A. Peters, J.S. Smith, D.J. Medeiros, and M.W. Rohrer, eds., Arlington, Virginia, December 9-12, 2001.

2000

  1. Herrmann, J.W., E. Lin, B. Ram, and S. Sarin, Adaptable simulation models for manufacturing, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 2, pp. 989-995, College Park, Maryland, June 26-28, 2000.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., and M. Chincholkar, Models for estimating manufacturing cycle time during product design, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 1, pp. 576-585, College Park, Maryland, June 26-28, 2000.
  3. Chauvet, F., J.W. Herrmann, and J.-M. Proth, A heuristic approach to compute a near optimal cyclic schedule: an event graph approach, World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics, and Informatics, Orlando, Florida, July 23-26, 2000.
  4. Herrmann, J.W., and M.M. Chincholkar, Design for production: a tool for reducing manufacturing cycle time, paper DETC2000/DFM-14002 in CD-ROM Proceedings of DETC 2000, 2000 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, pp. 1-10, Baltimore, September 10-13, 2000.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Brian F. Conaghan, Laurent Henn-Lecordier, Praveen Mellachuruvu, Manh-Quan Nguyen, Gary W. Rubloff, and Rock Shi, Understanding the impact of equipment and process changes with a heterogeneous semiconductor manufacturing simulation environment, 2000 Winter Simulation Conference, Orlando, December 10-13, 2000.

1999

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Genetic Algorithm for Minimax Optimization Problems, Proceedings of the 1999 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, pp. 1099-1103, Washington, D.C., July 6-9, 1999.

1998

  1. S. Balasubramanian, A. Elinson, J.W. Herrmann, and D. Nau, Fixture-based usefulness measures for hybrid process planning, paper DETC98/DFM-5729 in CD-ROM Proceedings of DETC98: 1998 ASME Design for Manufacturing Conferences, pp. 1-10, Atlanta, Georgia, September 13-16, 1998.

1997

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Edward Lin, Ioannis Minis, and Paul Schneider, An Operator Information System for Parallel, Off-line Assembly, pp. 143-148, Proceedings, ETFA '97, IEEE 6th International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, Los Angeles, California, September 9-12, 1997.
  2. A. Elinson, J.W. Herrmann, I. Minis, D. Nau, G. Singh, Toward hybrid variant/generative process planning, paper DETC97/DFM-4333 in CD-ROM Proceedings of DETC97: 1997 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, pp. 1-11, Sacramento, California, September 14-17, 1997.

1996

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Ioannis Minis, Murali Narayanaswamy, and Philippe Wolff, Work order release in job shops, pp. 733-736, Proceedings of the 4th IEEE Mediterranean Symposium on New Directions in Control and Automation, Maleme, Krete, Greece, June 10-13, 1996.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., G. Lam, and I. Minis, Manufacturability analysis using high-level process planning, paper 96-DETC/DFM-1290 in CD-ROM Proceedings of the 1996 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference and Computers in Engineering Conference, pp. 1-12, University of California, Irvine, August 18-22, 1996.

1995

  1. Gupta, S.K., J.W. Herrmann, G. Lam, I. Minis, Automated high level process planning for agile manufacturing, Computer-Integrated Concurrent Design Conference, Proceedings of the 1995 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, pp. 835-852, Boston, September 17-20, 1995.
  2. Candadai, A., J.W. Herrmann, I. Minis, A group technology-based variant approach for agile manufacturing, MED-Volume 1/DE-Volume 85, Concurrent Product and Process Engineering, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 289-305, San Francisco, California, November 12-17, 1995.
  3. Herrmann, J.W., I. Minis, and V. Ramachandran, Information models for partner selection in agile manufacturing, CED-Volume 7, Engineering Data Management and Emerging Technologies, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 75-91, San Francisco, California, November 12-17, 1995.

1994

  1. Candadai, A., S. Champati, J.W. Herrmann, I. Minis, and V. Ramachandran, Information needs in agile manufacturing, 1994 ASME International Computers in Engineering Conference, pp. 1-9, Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 11-14, 1994.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., A. Mehra, I. Minis, J.-M. Proth, Hierarchical Production Planning with Part, Spatial, and Time Aggregation, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Automation Technology, pp. 430-435, Troy, New York, October 10-12, 1994.
  3. Candadai, A., J.W. Herrmann, I. Minis, and V. Ramachandran, Product and process information models for microwave modules, EEP-Volume 9, CAE/CAD Application to Electronic Packaging, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, pp. 33-42, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-11, 1994.

Technical Reports and Other Conference Papers

Note about technical reports: The ISR technical reports listed below are now available in the Institute for Systems Research Technical Reports collection that is part of the Digital Repository at the University of Maryland (DRUM).

2017

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Educating Future Engineers by Learning about Design Processes, poster abstract, Clive L. Dym Mudd Design Workshop X, Claremont, California, June 1-3, 2017.

2016

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., A Framework for Design Theory and Methodology Research, Technical Report 2016-01, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, April, 2016.

2014

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Modeling Separations of Plant Layout Problems, Technical Report 2014-04, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, August, 2014.

2013

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Scheduling Perfectly Periodic Services Quickly with Aggregation, Technical Report 2013-8, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, March, 2013.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Separating the Searches of Bounded Rational Decision-Makers, Technical Report 2013-13, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryl and, College Park, June, 2013.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Predicting the Performance of Teams of Bounded Rational Decision-makers Using a Markov Chain Model, Technical Report 2013-14, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, August, 2013.

2012

  1. Montjoy, Adam, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Optimizing Urgent Material Delivery by Maximizing Inventory Slack, Technical Report TR_2012-6, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, June, 2012.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Separating the Inventory Slack Routing Problem, Technical Report TR_2012-8, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, July, 2012.

2011

  1. Houck, Michelle L., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Predicting the Impact of Placing Pre-event Pharmaceuticals for Anthrax, Technical Report 2011-02, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, revised February 8, 2011.
  2. Yan, Zijie, Adam Montjoy, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Variants of the Adaptive Large Neighborhood Search for the Inventory Slack Routing Problem, Technical Report TR_2011-10, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, September, 2011.

2010

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Samuel Fomundam, Solving Continuous Replenishment Inventory Routing Problems with Route Duration Bounds, Technical Report 2010-1, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, January, 2010.

2009

  1. Fomundam, Samuel, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Solution Techniques for Continuous Replenishment Inventory Routing Problems, Technical Report 2009-11, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, July, 2009.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Aggregating Alphabets to Construct Balanced Words, Technical Report 2009-12, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, September, 2009.
  3. Montjoy, Adam, Stephanie Brown, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Solving the Inventory Slack Routing Problem for Medication Distribution Planning, Technical Report TR_2009-13, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, September, 2009.

2008

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Decision-Based Design Processes, Technical Report 2008-1, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, January 2, 2008.
  2. Pilehvar, Ali, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Queueing Network Approximations for Mass Dispensing and Vaccination Clinics, Technical Report 2008-2, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2008.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Using Aggregation to Reduce Response Time Variability in Cyclic Fair Sequences, Technical Report 2008-20, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, August 15, 2008.
  4. Herrmann, J.W., Sara Lu, and Kristen Schalliol, Routing and Scheduling for Medication Distribution Plans, Technical Report 2008-26, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2008.
  5. Herrmann, J.W., Design Optimization with Imprecise Random Variables, Technical Report 2008-28, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2008.
  6. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Constructing Perfect Aggregations to Eliminate Response Time Variability in Cyclic Fair Sequences, Technical Report 2008-29, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, October, 2008.

2007

  1. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Alpa Kothari, and Sana Shaikh, Designing a Decision-Making System for Exceptional Events: the Case of Medical Disaster Mutual Aid, Technical Report 2007-2, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2007.)
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Evaluating Design Optimization Models, Technical Report 2007-11, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, May, 2007.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Generating Cyclic Fair Sequences using Aggregation and Stride Scheduling, Technical Report 2007-12, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 2007.
  4. Fomundam, Samuel, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Survey of Queuing Theory Applications in Healthcare, Technical Report 2007-24, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2007.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., The Legacy of Taylor, Gantt, and Johnson: How to Improve Production Scheduling, Technical Report 2007-26, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 2007.

2006

  1. Brochtrup, Brad M., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Selecting an Optimization Model for Product Development, Technical Report 2006-16, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2006.
  2. Pilehvar, Ali, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Constructing Queueing Network Approximations for Mass Dispensing and Vaccination Clinics, Technical Report 2006-17, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2006.

2005

  1. Fitzgerald, D.P., J.W. Herrmann, P.A. Sandborn, and L.C. Schmidt, Environmentally Responsible Product Development: Using Decision Production Systems to Design a DFE Process, 2005 NSF Design, Service and Manufacturing Research and Grantees Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, January 3-6, 2005.
  2. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Controlling Iteration in Product Development Processes, Technical Report 2005-91, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2005.
  3. Treadwell, Mark, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Comparing Queueing Software for Mass Dispensing and Vaccination Clinics, Technical Report 2005-113, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2005.

2004

  1. Fitzgerald, D.P., J.W. Herrmann, P.A. Sandborn, and L.C. Schmidt, Environmentally Responsible Product Development: Information Flow, Objectives, and Metrics, 2004 NSF Design, Service and Manufacturing Grantees and Research Conference, Dallas, Texas, January 5-8, 2004.
  2. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Decomposition in Product Development, Technical Report 2004-6, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2004.

2003

  1. Herrmann, J.W., P.A. Sandborn, and L.C. Schmidt, Applying Decision Production Systems to Improve Environmentally Responsible Product Development, 2003 NSF Design, Service and Manufacturing Grantees and Research Conference, Birmingham, Alabama, January 6-9, 2003.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Design for Production: Concepts and Applications, Proceedings of the SME East Coast Region 3 Annual Members Conference, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, October 10-11, 2003.
  3. Kumar, Rohit, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Selecting Equipment for Flexible Flow Shops, Technical Report 2003-19, Institute for Systems Research, 2003.

2002

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann and Linda C. Schmidt, Viewing Product Development as a Decision Production System, Technical Report 2002-11, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2002.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Guruprasad Pundoor, Rescheduling Frequency and Supply Chain Performance, Technical Report 2002-50, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 2002.

2001

  1. Fu, M.C., J.W. Herrmann, S.I. Marcus, and G.W. Rubloff, Operational Methods in Semiconductor Manufacturing: Integrating Product Dynamics and Process Models, 2001 NSF Design and Manufacturing Research Conference, Tampa, Florida, January 7-10, 2001.
  2. Chincholkar, M.M., J.W. Herrmann, D.S. Nau, and W.C. Regli, Facilitating Design for Manufacture and Production through Design Classification, Optimal Tool Selection and Design Choice, 2001 NSF Design and Manufacturing Research Conference, Tampa, Florida, January 7-10, 2001.
  3. Chipman, Gene, Catherine Plaisant, Sean Gahagan, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Sara Hewitt, Lakeisha Reaves, Understanding Manufacturing Systems with a Learning Historian for User-Directed Experimentation, CS-TR-4243, UMIACS-TR-2001-29, University of Maryland, College Park, 2001.

2000

  1. M. Fu, J.W. Herrmann, S.I. Marcus, and G.W. Rubloff, Operational methods in semiconductor manufacturing: integrating product dynamics and process models, 2000 NSF Design and Manufacturing Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, January 3-6, 2000.
  2. D.S. Nau, J.W. Herrmann, and W.C. Regli, Design classification and hybrid variant-generative process planning, 2000 NSF Design and Manufacturing Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, January 3-6, 2000.
  3. Mellacheruvu, Praveen, Michael C. Fu, and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Comparing gradient estimation methods applied to stochastic manufacturing systems, Technical Report 2000-1, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 2000.
  4. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Manh-Quan T. Nguyen, Sequencing Wafer Handler Moves to Improve the Performance of Sequential Cluster Tools, Technical Report 2000-3, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 2000.
  5. Nguyen, Manh-Quan T., and Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Sequencing Wafer Handler Moves to Improve the Performance of Hybrid Cluster Tools, Technical Report 2000-31, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 2000.
  6. Henn-Lecordier, Laurent, Manh-Quan Nguyen, Brian F. Conaghan, Praveen Mellachuruvu, Rohit Kumar, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, and Gary W. Rubloff, Integrating Process Models, Equipment Logistics, and Factory Flow for Manufacturing Systems Optimization, 47th International Symposium, American Vacuum Society, Boston, October 2-6, 2000.

1999

  1. S. Balasubramanian, A. Elinson, J.W. Herrmann, and D. Nau, Measuring the usefulness of fixtures for hybrid process planning, 1999 NSF Grantees Conference, Long Beach, California, January, 1999.
  2. J.W. Herrmann, N. Chandrasekaran, B.F. Conaghan, M.-Q. Nguyen, G.W. Rubloff, and R.Z. Shi, Integrating process models and operational methods, Proceedings of the 1999 International Conference on Semiconductor Manufacturing and Operational Modeling and Simulation, The Society for Computer Simulation International, San Diego, 1999.
  3. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Niranjan Chandrasekaran, Brian F. Conaghan, Manh-Quan Nguyen, Gary W. Rubloff, and Rock Z. Shi, Evaluating the impact of process changes on cluster tool performance, Technical Report 1999-30, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1999.
  4. Balasubramanian, Sundar, and Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Using Neural Networks to Generate Design Similarity Measures, Technical Report 1999-38, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1999.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Mandar Chincholkar, Reducing Manufacturing Cycle Time during Product Design, Technical Report 1999-54, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1999.
  6. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., A genetic algorithm for a minimax network design problem, Technical Report 1999-29, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1999.

1998

  1. Elinson, A., J.W. Herrmann, D.S. Nau, and W.C. Regli, Design classification and hybrid variant/generative process planning, Proceedings of the 1998 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, Monterrey, Mexico, January 5-8, 1998.
  2. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Lin, Edward, and Minis, Ioannis, An Internet-Based Work Instructions System, Technical Report 1998-4, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and David Delalio, Evaluating Sheet Metal Nesting Decisions, Technical Report 1998-8, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1998.

1997

  1. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Genetic Algorithm for Minimax Network Design Prolem, Technical Report 1997-29, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1997.
  2. Jeffrey W. Herrmann, A Genetic Algorithm for Minimax Optimization, Technical Report 1997-61, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1997.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Singh, Gurdip, Design Similarity Measures for Process Planning and Design Evaluation, Technical Report 1997-74, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1997.

1996

  1. Candadai, A., J.W. Herrmann, G. Lam, E. Lin, I. Minis, and V. Ramachandran, Design evaluation for agile manufacturing, Proceedings of the 1996 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, January 2-5, 1996.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., and I. Minis, Integrating design evaluation and partner selection, Proceedings of the Fifth National Agility Conference, Boston, March 5-7, 1996.
  3. Minis, I., Herrmann, J.W., and Lam, G., A Generative Approach for Design Evaluation and Partner Selection for Agile Manufacturing, Technical Report 1996-81, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1996.

1995

  1. Herrmann, J.W., G. Ioannou, I. Minis, and J.-M. Proth, Planning for unit-load, horizontal material handling systems, Proceedings of the 1995 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, La Jolla, California, January 4-6, 1995.
  2. Candadai, A., J.W. Herrmann, I. Minis, and R Nagi, Variant design critiquing for agile manufacturing, Proceedings of the 1995 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, La Jolla, California, January 4-6, 1995.
  3. Herrmann, J.W., Ioannou, G., Minis, I., and Proth, J.M., Minimization of Acquisition and Operational Costs in Horizontal Material Handling System Design, Technical Report 1995-12, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1995.

1994

  1. Lee, C.-Y., and J.W. Herrmann, Decision support systems for dynamic job shop scheduling, Proceedings of the 1994 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts, January 5-7, 1994.
  2. Herrmann, J.W., Ioannou, G., Minis, I., and Proth, J.M., A Dual Ascent Approach to the Fixed-Charge Capacitated Network Design Problem, Technical Report 1994-29, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1994.
  3. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., Mehra, A., Minis, I., and Proth, J.M., Hierarchical Production Planning with Part, Spatial and Time Aggregation, Technical Report 1994-32, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1994.
  4. Herrmann, J.W., Ioannou, G., Minis, I., Nagi, R., and Proth, J.M., Design of Material Flow Networks in Manufacturing Facilities, Technical Report 1994-50, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 1994.
  5. Herrmann, Jeffrey W., and Chung-Yee Lee, On Parallel-Machine Scheduling with Operator-Constrained Setups, Technical Report 1994-85, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1994.

1993

  1. Lee, C.-Y., and J.W. Herrmann, Decision support systems for dynamic job shop scheduling, Proceedings of the 1993 NSF Design and Manufacturing Systems Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, January 6-8, 1993.

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