EIS Lab PublicationsBelow are representative EIS Lab publications categorized roughly by research topic. Document Printing & Viewing Hints are also available. Engineering Information Technology
Parallel ProcessingComputer Aided Engineering (CAE)ThesesOthersEngineering Information Technology-GeneralSub topics include product modeling, open standards such as STEP (ISO 10303), knowledge representations, semantic technology, and process modeling. Fulton, R.E. (Guest Editor) (1987) Engineering Data Management, March/April 1987, Special Editions: Computers in Mechanical Engineering. Fulton, R.E. (Editor) (1988) Managing Engineering Data - Emerging Issues, ASME Symposium on Engineering Data. Whelan, P.T.; Fulton, R.E. (1988) Experiences with Relational and Object Oriented DBMS's for CAD/CAM Data, Managing Engineering Data - Emerging Issues, ASME(ed.). Birkes, A.Y.; Hsiung, C.H.; Cohen, T.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) A Prototype Multimedia Auto Broker, The 1995 ASME 15th Annual Computers in Engineering Conference, Proceedings of the Engineering Database Symposium, Boston. Cohen, T.; Birkes, A.Y.; Hsiung, C.H.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) Modeling Patient Care for Multimedia Databases, The 1995 ASME 15th Annual Computers in Engineering Conference, Proceedings of the Engineering Database Symposium, Boston. Ramesh, M.C.; Fulton, R.E.; Duhig, J.J. (1995) Approaches to Bringing Information Technology to Small Business Applications, Proceedings of ASME Engineering Database Conference, San Fransico. Peak, R.S. (1996) A Survey of Engineering Framework Technology with Applications to Computer Aided Engineering, 6th Intl. Conference, Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM 96), Atlanta, 47-56. Hall, N.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1997) Impact of Data Modeling and Database Implementation Methods on the Optimization of Conceptual Aircraft Design, ASME Engineering Information Mgt. Symposium (EIMS'97) at DETC'97, Sacramento. Cohen, T.; Fulton, R.E. (1998) A Data Approach to Tracking and Evaluating Engineering Changes, 1998 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Proceedings of DETC'98, Atlanta. Fulton, R.E. (1999) EC/CALS-related Projects in the Engineering Information Systems Lab, CALS/EC Korea’99, Seoul. Cohen, T.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1999) Evaluating A Change Process Product Data Model For An Analysis Driven Supply Chain Case Study, 1999 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Proceedings of DETC99, Las Vegas, Nevada, 9014. Cohen, T.; Navathe, S.B.; Fulton, R.E. (2000) C-FAR, Change Favorable Representation, Computer-Aided Design, vol. 32, issue. 5-6,Elsevier Science B.V., 321-338. RS Peak, J Lubell, V Srinivasan, SC Waterbury (Dec. 2004) STEP, XML, and UML: Complementary Technologies, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Special Issue. J. Computing & Information Science in Engineering. See also A STEP Sampler Design-Analysis IntegrationOverviews and Reference MaterialJournal and Conference PapersFulton, R.E. (1993) Integrating Information Technolgy with Engineering Design Models, First International Symposium on Research into Artifacts, Tokyo (University of Tokyo), 52-60.
Fulton, R.E.; Peak, R.S. (1994) Integrating Routine Analysis Capabilities into CAD Systems, WCCM III, Proceedings of the Third World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Chiba, Japan, 500-504.
Zhou, W.X.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) Modularized and Parametric Finite Element Methodology for Concurrent Design, Analysis and Simulation, Proceedings of Interpack '95 ASME International Electronic Packaging Conference, Lahaina Hawaii.
Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1997) STEP Product Data-Driven Analysis, MICOM CALS Integrated Data Environment (IDE) Conference, Huntsville. Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E.; Sitraman, S.K. (1997) TIGER Experiences with Prime-Supplier Collaborative Engineering, AIAA Atlanta Section Aerospace Tech. Symposium, Atlanta.
Scholand, A.J.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1997) A Collaborative Design Strategy for PWA's Involving Suppliers, Next Generation Package Design, IMAPS Advanced Technology Workshop, Hilton Head, SC. Scholand, A.J.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1997) Improving Electronic Packaging Manufacturing Through Product and Process-Driven Analysis: A PWB Case Study, ASME Intl. Mech. Engr. Congress & Expo, CAE/CAD and Thermal Management Issues in Electronic Systems, EEP-Vol. 23/HTD-Vol. 356, Agonafer, D.et al., Dallas, 23-31. Tamburini, D.R.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1997) The Analyzable Product Model: A Representation to Facilitate Design-Analysis Integration, AIAA Atlanta Section Aerospace Tech. Symposium, Atlanta.
Fulton, R. E., Peak, R. S., Scholand, A. J., "Engineering Service Bureaus: Cost-Effective, Data-Driven Analysis in Supply Chains," UCE-SBA Workshop, Atlanta, 1998.
Scholand, A.J.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1999) Enabling Distributed Data Processing for Internet Analysis with GENX, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (DETC99), Las Vegas, CIE-9076. Koo, D.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1999) An Object-Oriented Parser-based Finite Element Analysis Tool Interface, SPIE Intl. Symposium on Intelligent Systems and Advanced Mfg., Photonics East '99, Boston. Peak, R.S. (1999) Integrating Product Design and Analysis Models. An Overview of ProAM: Product Data-Driven Analysis in a Missile Supply Chain, 21st Century Commerce Expo, Assoc. for Enterprise Integration (AFEI), San Diego, CA, Track 7, Session 3. McLay, M.; Scholand, A.J.; Fulton, R.E. (1999) Issues in Mapping GenCAM to XML, GCA Conference, Markup Technologies '99, Philadelphia, PA, 47-52. Peak, R.S. (2000) Automating Product Data-Driven Analysis Using Multifidelity Multidirectional Constrained Objects, NASA STEP for Aerospace Workshop, Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena CA. RS Peak, R Matsuki, MW Wilson, D Koo, AJ Scholand, Y Hatcho, S Zeng (2001) An Object-Oriented Internet-based Framework for Chip Package Thermal and Stress Simulation. InterPACK'01, Hawaii. Wilson MW, Peak RS, Fulton RE (2001) Enhancing Engineering Design and Analysis Interoperability - Part 1: Constrained Objects, First MIT Conference Computational Fluid and Structural Mechanics (CFSM), Boston. Received Young Researcher Fellowship award. Peak RS and Wilson MW (2001) Enhancing Engineering Design and Analysis Interoperability Part 2: A High Diversity Example, First MIT Conference Computational Fluid and Structural Mechanics (CFSM), Boston. Peak RS (2002) Techniques and Tools for Product-Specific Analysis Templates Towards Enhanced CAD-CAE Interoperability for Simulation-Based Design and Related Topics, 2002 Intl. Conf. on Electronics Packaging (ICEP). JIEP/ IMAPS Japan, IEEE CPMT. Tokyo. Peak RS (2002) Using Standards-based Approaches for Peak, R. S. (2003), Characterizing Fine-Grained Associativity Gaps: A Preliminary Study of CAD-CAE Model Interoperability, 2003 Aerospace Product Data Exchange (APDE) Workshop, NIST, Gaithersburg, Maryland. Peak, R. S. (2003) Characterizing Fine-Grained Associativity Gaps: A Preliminary Study of CAD-CAE Model Interoperability. Paper DETC2003/CIE-48232, ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Chicago. Zeng S., Peak R., Wilson M., Matsuki R., Xiao A (2003). Analysis Building Blocks - A Rich Information Model Context for Knowledge-Based Finite Element Analysis, Young Researcher Fellowship Award, Second MIT Conference on Computational Fluid and Structural Mechanics, MIT, Boston. Zeng S., Peak R., Matsuki R., Xiao A., Wilson M., Fulton R. E.(2003) An Information-Driven FEA Model Generation Approach for Chip Package Applications, ASME, 23rd Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, September 2-6, Chicago, Illinois. D Zwemer, M Bajaj, RS Peak, TR Thurman, K Brady, S McCarron, A Spradling, M Dickerson, L Klein, G Liutkus, J Messina (2004) PWB Warpage Analysis and Verification Using an AP210 Standards-based Engineering Framework and Shadow Moiré, IEEE EuroSimE Conference, Brussels. Bajaj M, Peak RS, Paredis CJJ (2007) Knowledge Composition for Efficient Analysis Problem Formulation - Part 1: Motivation and Requirements. Paper DETC2007-35049, Proc ASME CIE Intl Conf, Las Vegas. Bajaj M, Peak RS, Paredis CJJ (2007) Knowledge Composition for Efficient Analysis Problem Formulation - Part 2: Approach and Analysis Meta-Model. Paper DETC2007-35050, Proc ASME CIE Intl Conf, Las Vegas Project Reports
Peak, R.S.; Scholand, A.J.; Fulton, R.E.; Koo, D.; Tamburini, D.R.; Wilson, M.; Zeng, S.; Roberts, J.H.; Spann, P.J. (1999) Product Data-Driven Analysis in a Missile Supply Chain (ProAM) Final Report , Georgia Tech Engineering Information Systems Lab Technical Report E-15-642-D05, Concurrent Technologies Corp Contract N00140-96-D-1818/0008 for US DoD JECPO.
OptimizationFadel, G.M.; Cimtalay, S. (1993) Evaluation of Move-Limits Using the Two-Point Exponential Approximation in Structural Optimization, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, AerospaceDivision (AD), Structures & Controls Optimization ASME Aerospace Division, ASME, New York, v. 38, 83-92. Fadel, G.M.; Cimtalay, S. (1993) Automatic Evaluation of Move-Limits in Structural Optimization, Structural Optimization, v. 6, Springer-Verling, 233-237. Cimtalay, S. (1994) Parameter Design of Heat Sink: Multiple Trade Offs, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Proceedings of ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Volume EEP-9, Chicago, 53-58. Scholand, A.J.; Bras, B. (1994) An Investigation of PWA Layout by Generic Algorithms to Maximize Fatigue Life, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Proceedings of ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Volume EEP-9, Chicago, 43-52. Cimtalay, S.; Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1996) Optimization of Solder Joint Fatigue Life Using Product Model-Based Analysis Models, ASME Intl. Mech. Engr. Congress & Expo, Application of CAE/CAD to Electronic Systems, EEP-Vol.18, Agonafer, D.et al., Atlanta. Scholand, A.J.; Bras, B.; Fulton, R.E. (1999) An Investigation Of PWB Layout By Genetic Algorithms To Maximize Fatigue Life, ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, Volume 121, No. 1, pp. 31 - 36. Dreisbach RL and Peak RS (2001) Enhancing Engineering Design and Analysis Interoperability - Part 3: Steps toward Multi-Functional Optimization. First MIT Conference Computational Fluid and Structural Mechanics (CFSM), Boston. ManufacturingChadha, B.; Fulton, R.E. (1991) An Appraisal of Modeling Tools and Methodology for Integrated Manufacturing Information Systems, ASME Computers in Engineering Conference. Chadha, B.; Fulton, R.E.; Calhoun, J.L. (1994) Design and Implementation of a CIM Information System , Engineering with Computers, Vol. 10, No. 1, Springer-Verlag New York Inc.,, New York, 1-11. Jazbutis, G.B.; Wang, C.Y.; Chadha, B.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Information-Integration of Manufacturing Systems Using Object-Oriented Technology, ASME Computers in Engineering Conference, Engineering Data Management: Key to Integrated Product Development, Chase, T., 125-134. Wang, C.Y.; Chadha, B.; Jazbutis, G.B.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Object Oriented Approach to Modeling Optical Fiber Manufacturing Systems, Calgary, Alberta, 393-398. Wang, C.Y.; Jazbutis, G.B.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Managing a Machine Breakdown Exception Using a Manufacturing Information Integration Approach, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Paper 92-WA/EDB-1. Chadha, B.; Fulton, R.E. (1993) Formalizing Information-Integration for Manufacturing Systems , International Journal Computer Applications in Technology, Vol. 6, No. 4, 202-214. Jazbutis, G.B.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) An Approach to Developing Graphical Modeling Tools, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Boston. DesignFulton, R.E.; Yeh, C.P. (1988) Managing Engineering Design Information, AIAA Aircraft Design, Systems and Operations Conference, AIAA Paper 88-4452, Atlanta. Majumder, D.; Fulton, R.E. (1989) Supporting a More User Oriented Engineering Design Environment, IFIP Working Group 5.2 Third Workshop on ICAD, Osaka, Japan. Rangan, R.M.; Fulton, R.E. (1991) Data Management Strategy to Control Design and Manufacturing Information , Engineering With Computers, Vol. 7, New York, 63-78. Majumder, D.; Rangan, R.M.; Fulton, R.E. (1993) Information Management Support for Integrated Design Environments, Computers in Engineering Conference, Proceedings of ASME Engineering Database Symposium, San Diego, 61-88. Hall, N.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1996) An Investigation of a Relational Database Approach to a Multidisciplinary Conceptual Design for the HSCT, ASME Engineering Database Symposium, CIE Conference, Proceedings of ASME Engineering Database Symposium, CIE Conference, Irvine, CA. Mocko, G.M. (2003) A Scientific Formalism for Product Realization in a Global Manufacturing Enterprise, ASME Travel Grant Competitiion Paper, ASME, September 2-6, Chicago, Illinois. Zeng S., Kim E. J., Mocko G. M., Xiao A., Peak R. , Mistree F., (2003) Systematic design method for information modeling in CAD/CAE, ASME, 23rd Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Chicago Electronic Packaging ApplicationsYeh, C.P.; Fulton, R.E.; Umeagukwu, C.; Hughes, J.L.A. (1990) A Multidisciplinary Approach to PWB Design, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Dallas. Yeh, C.P.; Fulton, R.E.; Peak, R.S. (1991) A Prototype Information Integration Framework for Electronic Packaging, ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Paper 91-WA/EEP-43, Atlanta. Peak, R.S.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Selection of Printed Wiring Assembly Components Using a Multidisciplinary Integrated Information Framework, Joint ASME/JSME Conf. on Electronic Packaging- Advances in Electronic Packaging, Proceedings of the Joint ASME/JSME Conf. on Electronic Packaging- Advances in Electronic Packaging, Chen, W.T.et al., Milpitas, 57-65.
Matsuki R., Peak R.,Zeng S.,Wilson M., Kim I., Bajaj M.(2002) Design-Analysis (Thermal and Mechanical) Integration Research for Electronic Packaging, SEMICON, Japan Peak, R. S., Bajaj, M., Wilson, M., Kim, I., Thurman, T., Benda, M., Jothishankar, M.C., Ferreira, P., Stori, J., Mukhopadhyay, D., Tang, D., Liutkus, G., Klein, L. (2003) Enhancing Design-for-Manufacturability Using the ISO 10303 Standard for Electronics Design: AP210, 2003 Aerospace Product Data Exchange (APDE) Workshop, NIST, April 7-9, 2003, Gaithersburg, Maryland.
See also Design Analysis Integration Publications Injection Molding ApplicationsRamesh, M.C. (1995) Prediction of Injection Molded Plaque Properties Using Artificial Neural Networks and Flow Simulation, ANTEC '95, 714-721. Kim, B.H.; Ramesh, M.C. (1995) Automation of Runner Balancing of Injection Molds using Flow Simulation , ASME Journal of Engineering for Industry, Vol. 117 No. 4, 508-515. Parallel ProcessingFulton, R.E. (1986) The Impact of Parallel Computing on Computational Solid Mechanics, Conference on Recent Advances in Simulation of Complex Systems, (invited paper), Tokyo, Japan. Bostic, S.W.; Fulton, R.E. (1987) Implementaion of the Lanczos Method for Structural Vibration Analysis on a Parallel Computer , Computers and Structures, Vol. 25, No. 3, 395-403. Storaasli, O.; Ransom, J.; Fulton, R.E. (1987) Structural Dynamic Analysis on a Parallel Computer: The Finite Element Machine , Computers and Structures, Vol. 26, No. 4, 55l-559. Goehlich, D.; Komzsik, L.; Fulton, R.E. (1989) Application of a Parallel Equation Solver to Static FEM Problems , Computers and Structures, Vol. 31, No. 2, 121-129. Chiang, K.N.; Fulton, R.E. (1990) Concepts and Implementation of Parallel Finite Element Analysis , Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 36, No. 6, 1039-1046. Chiang, K.N.; Fulton, R.E. (1990) Structural Dynamics Methods for Concurrent Processing Computers , Computers and Structures, Vol. 36, No. 6, 1031-1037. Chiang, K.N.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Parallel Transient Finite Element Analysis , Computers and Structures, Vol. 42, No. 5, 733-739. Synn, S.Y.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) Performance Prediction of a Parallel Skyline Solver and its Implementation for Large Scale Structure Analysis , Computing Systems in Engineering: An International Journal, Vol. 6, No. 3, Pergamon Press Inc., Tarrytown, NY, USA, 275-284. Synn, S.Y.; Fulton, R.E. (1995) Concurrent Element Level Processing for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis on a Massively Parallel Computer , Computing Systems in Engineering: An International Journal, vol.6, No. 3, Pergamon Press Inc., Tarrytown, NY, USA, 285-293. Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)-GeneralHar, J. (1987) Fatigue Life Prediction under Random Loading, Proceedings of Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers, 475-478. Har, J. (1988) Structural Analysis and Estimation of the Safety Factor of DC-10 Center Engine Access Workstand Using MSC/NASTRAN, KIAT-TN-88-011. Har, J.; Song, J.H. (1988) Fatigue Life Prediction for Variable Load Histories, Journal of Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers, 12, 760-780. Har, J. (1990) MD-11 Composite Spoiler Analysis Using MSC/NASTRAN & PATRAN PLUS, Korea Institute of Aeronautical Technology(KIAT), KIAT-RR-90-011. Har, J. (1991) Composite Outboard Spoiler Analysis Using MSC/NASTRAN & PATRAN PLUS, The First MSC/NASTRAN Conference in Korea. Fulton, R.E.; Ume, C.; Scott, W.R.; Hughes, J.L.A.; Yeh, C.P.; Peak, R.S. (1990) Multidisciplinary Approach to Printed Wiring Board Design, First Report: Sept. 1988 - May 1990, Manufacturing Research Center, Georgia Tech, Atlanta. Fulton, R.E.; Ume, C.; Gabartin, M.Y.; Mao, J.; Martin, T.L.; Peak, R.S.; Sedell, M.S.; Yeh, C.P. (1991) An Integrated Approach to Printed Wiring Board Design: Thermal Mechanical Behavior and Engineering Information Integration, Second Report: June 1990 - May 1991, Manufacturing Research Center, Georgia Tech, Atlanta. Yeh, C.P.; Ume, C.; Fulton, R.E.; Wyatt, K.; Stafford, J. (1991) Correlation of Analytical and Experimental Approaches to Determine Thermally Induced PWB Warpage , IEEE Transactions on Components. Hybrids and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 16, No. 8, 986-995. Fulton, R.E.; Ume, C.; Gabartin, M.Y.; Fu, C.Y.; Mao, J.; Martin, T.L.; Peak, R.S.; Tsang, F.; Yeh, C.P. (1992) An Integrated Approach to Printed Wiring Board Design: Thermal Mechanical Behavior and Engineering Information Integration, Final Report: June 1991 - September 1992, Advanced Electronic Packaging Lab., Manufacturing Research Center, Georgia Tech, Atlanta. Yeh, C.P.; Ume, C.; Fulton, R.E. (1992) Experimental and Analytical Investigation of Thermally Induced Warpage for Circuit Boards, Handbook of Thermal Stress and Strain in Microelectronic Packaging, Lau, John, H.(ed.), Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York. Fulton, R.E.; Ume, C.; Fu, C.Y.; Garratt, J.D.; Peak, R.S.; Stiteler, M.; Tsang, F.; Zhou, W.X. (1993) Rapid Thermomechanical Design of Electronic Products in a Flexible Integrated Enterprise, Final Report: Sept. 1992 - Sept. 1993, MS-93-03, Manufacturing Research Center, Georgia Tech, Atlanta. Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)-Electronic Packaging Applications
ThesesMany of these theses are also available electronically via the Georgia Tech Library.Engineering Information TechnologyMastersBenetar, G. (1987) Thermal/Structural Integration Through Relational Data Base Management Hatchell, B. (1987) Data Base Design for Integrated Computer Aided Engineering White, A. (1987) The Application of Knowledge-Based Techniques to Constraint Management in Engineering Databases Saxena, C. (1988) Integrating Information and Knowledge-based Systems Valakuhzy, K. (1989) Integrating Material Handling Functions Chinn, J. (1992) A Product Data Model for Aircraft Repair Gabartin, M.Y. (1992) A Comparison of Woven Fiber Composite Models to Determine Coefficients of Thermal Expansion Jarnagin, A. (1992) Effective Digital Exchange of Three Dimensional Geometric Models Newton, F. (1993) Material Handling Data Model for Electronic Packaging Birkes, A.Y. (1995) Multimedia Database Applications to Automotive Design Hall, N.S. (1996) Impact of Data Modeling and Database Implementation Methods on the Optimization of Conceptual Aircraft Design A Chandrasekhar (1999) Interfacing Geometric Design Models to Analyzable Product Models with Multifidelity and Mismatched Analysis Geometry. M Wilson (2000) The Constrained Object Representation for Engineering Analysis Integration. D Koo (2000) A Product Data-Driven Methodology for Automating Variable Topology Multi-Body Finite Element Analysis. DoctoralWhelan, P.T. (1989) CAD/CAM Database Management System Requirements for Mechanical Parts Rangan, R.M. (1990) Engineering Data Integration in a Discrete Part Design and Manufacturing Environment Chadha, B. (1992) An Information Driven Approach to Design/Manufacturing Integration Yeh, C.P. (1992) An Integrated Information Framework for Multidisciplinary PWB Design Majumder, D. (1993) Towards Enhanced Information Support for Engineering Design Tasks
Wang, C.Y. (1993) An Approach to Managing Manufacturing Exceptions Using Object-Oriented Information Integration Jazbutis, G.B. (1996) A Systematic Approach to Assessing and Extending Graphical Models of Manufacturing Cohen, T. (1997) A Data Approach to Tracking and Evaluating Engineering Changes
Tamburini, D.R. (1999) The Analyzable Product Model Representation to Support Design-Analysis Integration.
S Cimtalay (2000) Object Oriented Paradigm for Optimization Model Enhancement. AJ Scholand (2001) Analysis-Enhanced Electronic Assembly. S Zeng (2004) Knowledge-based FEA Modeling for Highly Coupled Variable Topology Multi-body Problems. Parallel ProcessingDoctoralChiang, K.N. (1989) Parallel Processing Approach for Crash Dynamic Analysis Goehlich, D. (1989) Design of Finite Element Systems for Parallel Computers Ou, R.F. (1990) Parallel Numerical Integration Methods for Nonlinear Dynamics Su, P. (1992) Parallel Subdomain Method for Massively Parallel Computers Chuang, S. (1993) Parallel Methods for High-performance Finite Element Methods Based on Sparsity Synn, S.Y. (1995) Practical Domain Decomposition Approaches for Parallel Finite Element Analysis Har, J. (1998) A New Scalable Parallel Finite Element Approach for Contact-Impact Problems |