Publications

(* indicates a graduate student, ** indicates an undergraduate student)

Journal Publications

80 journal papers published or accepted.

 

80. Park, K. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2017). “Text mining-based categorization and user perspective analysis of environmental sustainability indicators for manufacturing and service systems”, Ecological Indicators, 72, 803-820.

79. *Fitzgerald, D., Mohammed, S. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2017). “The Effect of Decision Style Diversity on Process Conflict in Design Teams”, Personality and Individual Differences, 104, 339-344.

78. Alsaffar, A.J., Raoufi, K., Kim, K-Y., Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Haapala, K. (2016). “Simultaneous Consideration of Unit Manufacturing Processes and Supply Chain Activities for Reduction of Product Environmental and Social Impacts” ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.1115/1.4034481.

77. Kuo, T.C. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2016). “Motivations and Barriers for Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting: Evidence from the Airline Industry”, Journal of Air Transport Management (accepted in August 2016).

76. Chung, W.H., Okudan, G.E. and Wysk, R.A. (2016). “A Product Upgrade Planning Method Considering Future Change”, Journal of Industrial & Production Engineering (accepted in May 2016).

75. Ma, J. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2015). “A Systematic Literature Review of Modular Product Design (MPD) from the Perspective of Sustainability”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (accepted in December 2015).

74. Ma, J. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2016). “A Sustainable Modular Product Design Approach with Key Components and Uncertain End-Of-Life Strategy Consideration”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 85(1), 741–763.

73. Kremer, G.E., Haapala, K.R., Murat, A., Chinnam, R.B., Kim, K-Y. and Monplaisir, L. (2016). “Directions for Instilling Economic and Environmental Sustainability across Product Supply Chains” Journal of Cleaner Production, 112(3), 2066-2078.

72. Claudio, *D., Velazquez, M. Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Freivalds, A. (2015). “Perceived Usefulness and Ease of Use of Wearable Sensor-based Systems in Emergency Departments”, IIE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors, 3(3-4), 177-187, (doi:10.1080/21577323.2015. 1040559).

71. Ye, Y., Jankovic, M., Yannou, B., Okudan Kremer, G.E., Leroy, Y. (2015). “Integration of Environmental Impact Estimation in System Architecture & Supplier Identification”, Research in Engineering Design (accepted in November 2015).

70. *Ma, J. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2015). “A Fuzzy Logic-based Approach to Determine Product Component End-of-Life Option from the Combination of Sustainability and Designer’s Perception”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 108, 289-300.

69. Park, K. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2015). “Assessment of Static Complexity in Design and Manufacturing of a Product Family and Its Impact on Manufacturing Performance”, International Journal of Production Economics, 169(November), 215-232.

68. Ye, Y., Jankovic, M. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2015). “Integration of Expert Estimation Uncertainty into Supplier Identification”, ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part P: Mechanical Systems, 1(3), 10.1115/1.4030463, 031005.

67. Kulturel-Konak, S., Konak, A., Okudan Kremer, G., and Esparragoza, I. (2015). “Professional Skills Assessment: Is A Model of Domain Learning Framework Appropriate?” International Journal of Quality Assurance in Engineering and Technology Education, 4(1), 33-60, doi:10.4018/IJQAETE.2015010104.

66. Ergin, N.H., Lin, C-Y. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2015). “Analysis of Dynamic Pricing Strategies for Multiple-Generation Product Lines”, Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Volume 24, Issue 1, 107-129 (doi: 10.1007/s11518-015-5264-2).

65. Sprehn, K.A., Whelton, M.G., Riley, D.R. and Kremer, G.E. (2015). “Content Analysis of Home Energy Audit Reports: A Quantitative Methodology for Standardization”, ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering, 21(4), http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)AE.1943-5568.0000170.

64. *Ashour, O. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2014). “Dynamic Patient Grouping and Prioritization: A New Approach to Emergency Department Flow Improvement” Health Care Management Science, (published online December, 2014; doi:10.1007/s10729-014-9311-1).

63. *He, Y., *Lei, T. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2014). “Performance Comparison of Four Triage Based Patient Flow Interventions in the Emergency Department”, International Journal of Collaborative Enterprise (Special Issue on Research Issues in Patient-Centric Healthcare Delivery), 4(1/2), 115-135.

62. Ye, Y., Jankovic, M. Kremer, G.E. and Bocquet, J-C. (2014). “Managing Uncertainty in Potential Supplier Identification”, Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis & Manufacturing, Vol. 28(4), pp. 339-352; http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0890060414000511.

61. Seyedmahmoudi, SH., Haapala, K.R., Kim, K-Y. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2014). “Energy and Carbon Footprint Reduction during Textile-Based Product Design and Manufacturing”, International Journal of Strategic Engineering Asset Management – Special Issue on Sustainable Manufacturing (accepted January 2014).

60. Ozaltin, N.O., Sacre, M.E., Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Schuman, L.J. (2015). “An Investigation on the Implications of Design Process Phases on Artifact Novelty”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 137(5), pp. 051001- 051013 (published on-line, doi:10.1115/1.4028530).

59. *Claudio, D., Okudan Kremer, G.E., Bravo-Llerena, W. and Freivalds, A. (2014). “A Dynamic Multi-Attribute Utility Theory Based Decision Support System for Patient Prioritization in the Emergency Department”, IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, Vol. 4, pp. 1-15.

58. *Chung, W.H., Okudan, G.E. and Wysk, R.A. (2014). “Life Cycle Implications of Product Modular Architectures: An Investigation of Closed-loop Supply Chain Factors”, Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 70, No. 9, pp. 2013-2028.

57. Toh, C.A., Miller, S.R. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2014). “The Impact of Team-Based Product Dissection on Design Novelty”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 136(4), 0411004, MD-13-1086, doi: 10.1115/1.4026151.

56. *Lin, C-Y. and Okudan, G.E. (2014). “Strategic Decision Making for Multiple-Generation Product Lines Using Dynamic State Variable Models: The Cannibalization Case”, Computers in Industry, Vol. 65, pp. 79-90, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compind.2013.07.010.

55. *Chiu, M-C., and Okudan, G.E. (2014). “An Investigation on Centralized and Decentralized Supply Chain Scenarios at the Product Design Stage to Increase Supply Chain Performance”, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. 61(1), pp. 114-128, 10.1109/TEM.2013.2246569.

54. Okudan Kremer, G.E., Ma, J., Chiu, M-C. and Lin, T-K. (2013). “Product Modularity and Implications for the Reverse Supply Chain”, Supply Chain Forum: An International Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 54-64.

53. Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Akman, G. (2013). “A Product Development Performance Monitoring Tool for Alignment with Competitive Priorities”, International Journal of Information Technology and Decision Making, Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 1333-1360. (SCI-E)

52. Conde, S.J., *Ashour, O.M., Nembhard, D.A. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2013). “Model Comparison in Emergency Severity Index Level Prediction”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 40(17), pp. 6901-6909 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2013.06.026).

51. *Medina, L.A., Jankovic, M., Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Yannou, B. (2013). “An Investigation of Critical Factors in Medical Device Development through Bayesian Networks”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 40(17), pp. 7034-7045 (DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2013.06.014).

50. Vargas Hernandez, N., Schmidt, L. and Okudan, G.E. (2013). “Systematic Ideation Effectiveness Study of TRIZ”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 135(10), 101009, MD-12-1230, doi: 10.1115/1.4024976.

49. Toh, C., Miller, S. and Kremer, G.E. (2013). “The Role of Personality and Team-based Product Dissection on Fixation Effects”, ASEE Advances in Engineering Education, Summer 2013.

48. Yannou, B., Jankovic, M., Leroy, Y. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2013). “Observations from Radical Innovations Projects Considering the Company Context”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 135, pp. 021005-1-17.

47. *Lin, C. and Okudan, G.E. (2013). “Planning for Multiple-Generation Product Lines Using Dynamic Variable State Models with Data Input from Similar Products”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 40(6), pp. 2013-2022. DOI information: 10.1016/j.eswa.2012.10.022.

46. *Chung, W.H., Okudan, G.E. and Wysk, R.A. (2013). “A Modular Design Approach to Improve Product Life Cycle Performance Based on the Optimization of a Closed-Loop Supply Chain”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 136(2), MD-12-1278, 021001-21, DOI: 10.1115/1.4025022.

45. Okudan, G.E. and *Gupta, S. (2013). “Analysis of Modularity Implementation Methods from an Assembly and Variety Viewpoint”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 6(9), pp. 1959-1976 (DOI: 10.1007/s00170-012-4473-9).

44. *Medina, L.A., Okudan Kremer, G.E. and Wysk, R.A. (2013). “Supporting Medical Device Development: A Standard Product Design Process Model”, Journal of Engineering Design, Vol. 24(2), pp. 83-119 (DOI 10.1080/09544828.2012.676635).

43. *Ashour, O. and Okudan, G.E. (2013). “A Simulation Analysis of the Impact of FAHP-MAUT Triage Algorithm on the Emergency Department Performance Measures”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 40, pp. 177-187.

42. *Fields, E. Okudan, G.E. and *Ashour, O. (2012). “Ranking Aggregation Methods Comparison: A Case for Triage Prioritization”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 40(4), pp. 1305-1311 http://dx.doi.org /10.1016/j.eswa.2012.08.060.

41. Grantham, K., Okudan-Kremer, G.E., Simpson, T.W. and *Ashour, O. (2012). “A Study on Situated Cognition: Product Dissection’s Effect on Redesign Activities”, ASEE Advances in Engineering Education (accepted on November 21, 2012).

40. Okudan-Kremer, G.E., Simpson, T.W. and *Ashour, O. (2012). “An Exploration of the Effectiveness of Product Archeology in an Undergraduate Engineering Curriculum: What Can a Four-Hour Curriculum Do?”, ASEE Advances in Engineering Education (accepted on November 21, 2012).

39. Okudan, G.E., *Chiu, M-C. and *Kim, T. (2012). “Perceived Feature Utility-Based Product Family Design: A Mobile Phone Case Study Product Family Design through Customer Perceived Utility”, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing (in press, DOI 10.1007/s10845-012-0699-5).

38. Kim, K-Y., Haapala, K., Okudan Kremer, G.E., Barbour, M.K. (2012). “Cyber Collaboratory-based Sustainable Design Education: A Pedagogical Framework”, Journal of Computational Science Education (accepted, July 2012).

37. *Chiu, M-C. and Okudan, G.E. (2012). “An Investigation on the Impact of Product Modularity Level on Supply Chain Performance Metrics: An Industrial Case Study”, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, (in press, DOI 10.1007/s10845-012-0680-3).

36. *Claudio, D., Ricondo, L., Freivalds, A. and Okudan Kremer, G.E. (2012). “Physiological and Descriptive Variables as Predictors for the Emergency Severity Index”, IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, Vol. 2, pp. 131-141.

35. Okudan Kremer, G.E., *Chiu, M-C., *Lin, C-Y., *Gupta, S., *Claudio, D. and Thevenot, H. (2012). “Application of Axiomatic Design, TRIZ and Mixed Integer Programming to Develop Innovative Designs: A Locomotive Ballast Arrangement Case Study”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 61, pp. 827-842, (DOI: 10.1007/soo170-011-3752-1).

34. Knight, D.B., Lattuca, L.R., Yin, A., Okudan Kremer, G.E., York, T. and Ro, H.K. (2012). “An Exploration of Gender Diversity in Engineering Programs: A Curriculum and Instruction-Based Perspective”, Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, Vol. 18(1), pp. 55-78, (DOI: 10.1615/JWomenMinorScienEng.2012003702).

33. Vargas Hernandez, N., Okudan, G.E., Schmidt, L. and Acosta Herrera, P.R. (2012). “Development of an Expert System to Aid Designers in the Selection of Design for Environment Methods and Tools”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 39(10), pp. 9543-9553.

32. *Chiu, M-C. and Okudan, G.E. (2011). “An Integrative Methodology for Product and Supply Chain Design Decisions at the Product Design Stage”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 133, pp. 0211008-1-15.

31. *Chiu, M-C. and Okudan, G.E. (2011). “Investigation of the Applicability of Design for X Tools during Design Concept Evolution: A Literature Review”, International Journal of Product Development, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp.132-167.

30. *Ashour, O. and Okudan, G.E. (2010). “Fuzzy AHP and Utility Theory Based Patient Sorting in Emergency Departments”, Special issue of Healthcare Systems Engineering, International Journal of Collaborative Enterprise, Vol. 1, Nos. 3/4, pp. 332-358.

29. *Chen, Y. Okudan, G. and Riley, D. (2010). “Decision Support for Construction Method Selection in Concrete Buildings: Prefabrication Adoption and Optimization”, Automation in Construction, Vol. 19, Issue 6, pp. 665-675.

28. *Chen, Y., Okudan, G.E. and Riley, D. (2010). “Sustainable Performance Criteria for Construction Method Selection in Concrete Buildings”, Automation in Construction, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 235-244.

27. *Claudio, D. and Okudan, G.E. (2010). “Utility Function Based Patient Prioritization in the Emergency Department”, European Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol.4, No.1, pp.59-77.

26. *Lin, C. and Okudan, G.E. (2009). “An Exploration on the Use of Data Envelopment Analysis for Product Line Selection”, Journal of Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 47-53, March 2009.

25.*Gupta, S. and Okudan, G. (2008). “Computational Modularized Conceptual Designs with Assembly and Variety Considerations”, Journal of Engineering Design, Vol. 19, No. 6, December, pp. 533 – 551.

24. Okudan, G.E. and *Tauhid, S. (2008). “Concept Selection Methods – A Literature Review from 1980 to 2008”, International Journal of Design Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 243 – 277.

23. Ogot, M., Okudan, G.E., Simpson, T. and Lamancusa, J. (2008). “A Framework for Classifying Disassemble/Analyze/Assemble Activities in Engineering Design Education”, Journal of Design Research, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 120-135.

22. Okudan, G.E., Thevenot, H., *Zhang, Y. and Schuurman, M. (2008). “Cultures and Systems of Thought: A Preliminary Investigation on Implications for the Design Process and Its Artifacts”, International Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 295-303.

21. *Shirwaiker, R. and Okudan, G.E. (2008). “TRIZ and Axiomatic Design: A Review of Case-Studies and a Proposed Synergistic Use”, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Vol. 19(1), pp. 33-47.

20. Ogot, M. and Okudan, G.E. (2007). “A Student Centered Approach to Improving Course Quality Using Quality Function Deployment”, International Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 23, No.5.

19. *Shirwaiker, R. and Okudan, G.E. (2007). “Using TRIZ and Axiomatic Design Synergistically: A Case Study”, International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, Vol. 4, No. 2, June, pp. 155-170.

18. *Thevenot, H., *Steva, E., Okudan, G.E. and Simpson, T.W. (2007). “A Multi-Attribute Utility Theory-Based Approach to Product Line Selection”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Volume 129, Issue 11, 1179-1185.

17. Devon, R., Okudan, G.E., Nguyen, H., Gordon, A., Bilén, S., Wu, X. and Sathianathan, D. (2007). “Decision-Making Models for Choosing CAD Software”, World Transactions on Engineering and Technology Education, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 227-233.

16. Okudan, G.E. and Mohammed, S. (2006). “The Gender Orientation of the Product Design Domain: Implications for Engineering Design Research”, Design Studies, Vol. 27, Issue 6, November 2006, pp. 723-740.

15. Okudan, G.E., Ogot, M., and Mohammed, S. (2006). “An Investigation on Industry-Sponsored Design Projects’ Effectiveness at the First-Year Level: Potential Issues and Preliminary Results”, European Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 31, No.6, December, pp. 693-704.

14. Ogot, M. and Okudan, G.E. (2006). “Integrating Project Management Early in the Engineering Curriculum: A Spreadsheet-based Approach”, World Transactions on Engineering and Technology Education, Vol. 5, No.1, pp. 7-10.

13. Okudan, G.E. and *Zappe, S. (2006). “Teaching Product Design to Non-engineers: A Review of Experience, Opportunities and Problems”, International Journal of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 26, Issue 11, November 2006, pp. 1287-1293.

12. Ogot, M. and Okudan, G.E. (2006). “Systematic Creativity Methods in Engineering Education: A Learning Theory Perspective”, International Journal of Engineering Education – Special Issue on Design, Vol. 22, No.3.

11. Okudan, G.E. and Mohammed, S. (2006). “Facilitating Design Learning in a Collaborative Environment: Findings on Team Functioning”, International Journal of Engineering Education – Special Issue on Design, Vol. 22, No.3.

10. Ogot, M. and Okudan, G.E. (2006). “The Five-Factor Model Personality Assessment for Improved Design Team Performance: Implementation Strategies for the Non-Expert”, European Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 31, No.5, October, pp. 517-529.

9. Okudan, G.E. (2006). “A Multi-Criteria Decision Making Methodology for Optimum Selection of A Solid Modeler for Design Teaching & Practice”, Journal of Engineering Design, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 159-175.

8. Okudan, G.E. and *Rzasa, S. (2006). “A Project-Based Approach to Entrepreneurship Education”, The International Journal of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 26, No. 2, February, pp. 195-210.

7. Ogot, M. and Okudan, G.E. (2005). “Integrating Systematic Creativity into First-Year Engineering Design Curriculum”, International Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 21, No.3.

6. Okudan, G.E. and Osif, B. (2005). “Effect of Guided Research Experience on Product Design Performance”, ASEE Journal of Engineering Education, April, Vol. 94, No. 2, pp. 255-262. This paper received ASEE ELD Division’s 2006 Best Publication Award.

5. Okudan, G.E. (2004). “Incorporating Sponsored Projects to Design Teaching: A Reflection on Experience”, Journal of Modern Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 2, Spring.

4. Okudan, G.E. (2004). “A Methodology for Optimum Selection of Solid Modeling Software”, Engineering Design Graphics Journal, Vol. 68, No. 3, pp. 22-33.

3. Okudan, G.E. and *Akman, G. (2004). “Manufacturing Performance Modeling and Measurement to Assess Varying Business Strategies,” Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, Vol. 5, Nos. 2&3, pp. 51-59, ISSN 0972-2696.

2. Okudan, G.E. (2001). “Manufacturing Strategy and Performance Measures: Can They Match When Change is The Only Certainty?” Journal of Economics and Management Sciences, Bahcesehir University, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 101-108, ISSN 1302-3616, March 2001.

1. *Kabadayi, E. and Okudan, G.E. (2000). “Isletme Stratejileri ile Imalat Stratejileri Arasindaki Baglanti Eksikligi ve Etkin Imalat Stratejisi Tasarimi,” (The Missing Link Between Corporate and Manufacturing Strategies, and Effective Manufacturing Strategy Design) Journal of Industrial Engineering, TAME, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 25-35, ISSN 1300-3410, December.

Gül E. Kremer

Professor

C.G. “Turk” & Joyce A. Therkildsen Department Chair

Contact

3004 Black Engineering
515-294-0127
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011
gkremer@iastate.edu

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