Research and Creativity

Recent Publications


Cochran, D., Schmidt., G., Oxtoby, J., Hensley, M., and Barnes, J. “Using Collective System Design to Define and Communicate Organization Goals and Related Solutions,” Journal of Enterprise Transformation, Vol. 7, Issue 1-2.

Cochran, D. S., Arinez, J. F., Collins, M. T., and Bi, Z. (2017). “Modelling of Human-Machine Interaction in Equipment Design of Manufacturing Cells,” Enterprise Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 7. pp. 969-987.

Cochran, D. S., Foley, J. T., and Bi, Z. (2017). "Use of the Manufacturing System Design Decomposition for Comparative Analysis and Effective Design of Production Systems," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 55, No. 3. pp. 870-890.

Foley, J. T. and Cochran, D. S. (May 10-12, 2017). “Manufacturing System Design Decomposition: An Ontology for Data Analytics and System Design Evaluation,” 27th CIRP Design Conference, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 60, pp. 175 – 180.

Cochran, D. S., Hendricks, S., Barnes, J. and Bi, Z. (2016). “Extension of Axiomatic Design Theory to Implement Manufacturing Systems that are Sustainable,ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering: Special Issue on Sustainable Manufacturing, Vol. 138, No.10. pp. 1-10.

Foley, J. T., Puik, E. and Cochran, D. S. (September 21-23, 2016). "Desirable Complexity," 10th ICAD, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 53, pp. 101-106.

Cochran, D. S., Jafri, M. U., Chu, A. K., and Bi, Z. (2016). "Incorporating Design Improvement with Effective Evaluation using the Manufacturing System Design Decomposition," Journal of Industrial Information Integration, Vol. 2, pp. 65-74.

Cochran, D. S., Kinard, D. and Bi, Z. (June 15-17, 2016). "Manufacturing System Design meets Big Data Analytics for Continuous Improvement," 26th CIRP Design Conference, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 50, pp. 647-652.

Cochran, D. S., Li, J., Vanover, K. and Foley, J. T. (June 15-17, 2016). "A System Design of a Rural Hospital Operating Room," 26th CIRP Design, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 50, pp. 672-677.

Spencer, A. J., and Cochran, D. S. (Sept. 16-18, 2015). "Design Decomposition for Selecting an Electric Arc Furnace Off-Gas System for SDI Butler Flat Roll Division," 9th ICAD, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 34, pp. 143 - 149.

Setzer, C. and Cochran, D. S. (2015). “Maintaining Two Decade Power Amplifier Bandwidth,” Electronics Letters, Vol. 51, No 20. pp. 1587-1589.

Bi, Z., and Cochran, D. S. (2014). “Big Data Analytics with Applications,” Journal of Management Analytics, Vol. 1, No 4. pp. 249-265.

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