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Journal Articles

  1. Li, X.**, Yang, D., and Hu, M., “A Scenario-Based Stochastic Programming Approach for the Product Configuration Problem Under Uncertainties and Carbon Emission Regulations”, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review (impact factor: 2.974), 2018, 115:126-146
  2. Chen, Y.*, and Hu, M., “A Swarm Intelligence based Distributed Decision Approach for Transactive Operation of Networked Building Clusters”, Energy and Buildings (impact factor: 4.067), 2018, 169:172-184
  3. Ma, Y., Hu, M., and Yan, X., “Multi-objective Path Planning for Unmanned Surface Vehicle with Currents Effects”, ISA Transactions (impact factor: 3.394), 2018, 75:137-156
  4. Fang, W., Song, X., Wu, X., Sun, J., and Hu, M., “Novel Efficient Deployment Schemes for Sensor Coverage in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks”, Information Fusion (impact factor: 5.667), 2018, 41:25-36
  5. Marino, C.**, Marufuzzaman, M., Hu, M., and Sarder, M., “Developing a CCHP-Microgrid Operation Decision Model under Uncertainty”, Computers & Industrial Engineering (impact factor: 2.623), 2018, 115:354-367
  6. Kuang, Y.*, Chen, Y.*, Hu, M., and Yang, D., “Influence Analysis of Driver Behavior and Building Category on Economic Performance of Electric Vehicle to Grid and Building Integration”, Applied Energy (impact factor: 7.182), 2017, 207:427-437
  7. Banerjee, P., Hu, M., Kannan, R.**, and Krishnaswamy, S.**, “A Semi-Automated Approach to Improve the Efficiency of Medical Imaging Segmentation for Haptic Rendering”, Journal of Digital Imaging (impact factor: 1.407), 2017, 30(4): 519-527
  8. Ghassemi, A.*, Hu, M., and Zhou, Z., “Robust Planning Decision Model for an Integrated Water System”, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management (impact factor: 3.537), 2017, 143(5): 05017002-1-12
  9. Chen, Y.*, Hu, M., and Zhou, Z., “A Data-Driven Analytical Approach to Enable Optimal Emerging Technologies Integration in the Co-Optimized Electricity and Ancillary Service Markets”, Energy (impact factor: 4.520), 2017, 122: 613-626
  10. Chen, Y.*, Yang, S.**, Hu, M., and Wu, Y., “A Reliability-based Transit Trip Planning Model under Transit Network Uncertainty”, Public Transport, 2016, 8(3): 477-496
  11. Chen, Y.*, and Hu, M., “Balancing Collective and Individual Interests in Transactive Energy Management of Interconnected Micro-Grid Clusters,” Energy (impact factor: 4.520), 2016, 109:1075-1085
  12. Cui, C., Wu, T., Hu, M., Weir, J.D., and Li, X., “Short-Term Building Energy Model Recommendation System: A Meta-Learning Approach,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 7.182), 2016, 172:251-263
  13. Jafari-Marandi, R.*, Hu, M., and Omitaomu, O.A., “A Distributed Decision Framework for Building Clusters with Different Heterogeneity Settings,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 7.182), 2016, 165:393-404
  14. Cui, C., Hu, M., Wu, T., and Weir, J.D., “A Recommender System for Meta-modeling: A Meta-learning Based Approach,” Expert Systems with Applications (impact factor: 3.928), 2016, 46:33-44
  15. Dai, R.*, Hu, M., and Yang, D., Chen, Y.*, “A Collaborative Operation Decision Model for Distributed Building Clusters,” Energy (impact factor: 4.520), 2015, 84:759-773
  16. Hu, M., “A Data-driven Feed-forward Decision Framework for Building Clusters Operation under Uncertainty,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 7.182), 2015, 141:229-237
  17. Hu, M., Weir, J. D., and Wu, T., “An Augmented Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization for Building Cluster Operation Decisions,” Applied Soft Computing (impact factor: 3.541), 2014, 25: 347-359
  18. Chu, X., Hu, M., Wu, T., Weir, J.D., and Lu, Q., “AHPS2: An Optimizer Using Adaptive Heterogeneous Particle Swarms,” Information Sciences (impact factor: 4.832), 2014, 280: 26-52
  19. Hu, M., and Cho, H., “A Probability Constrained Multi-objective Optimization Model for CCHP System Operation Decision Support,” Applied Energy (impact factor: 7.182), 2014, 116: 230-242
  20. Li, F., Wu, T., and Hu, M., “Design of a Decentralized Framework for Collaborative Product Design using Memetic Algorithms,” Optimization and Engineering (impact factor: 1.135), 2014, 15(3): 657-676
  21. Hu, M., Wu, T., and Weir, J. D., “An Adaptive Particle Swarm Optimization with Multiple Adaptive Methods,” IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (impact factor: 10.629), 2013, 17(5): 705-720
  22. Li, F., Wu, T., Badiru, A., Hu, M., and Soni, S., “A Single-Loop Deterministic Method for Reliability-based Design Optimization,” Engineering Optimization (impact factor: 1.728), 2013, 45(4): 435-458
  23. Hu, M., Wu, T., and Weir, J. D., “An Intelligent Augmentation of Particle Swarm Optimization with Multiple Adaptive Methods,” Information Sciences (impact factor: 4.832), 2012, 213: 68-83
  24. Hu, M., Weir, J. D., and Wu, T., “Decentralized Operation Strategies for an Integrated Building Energy System using a Memetic Algorithm,” European Journal of Operational Research (impact factor: 3.297), 2012, 217: 185-197
  25. Hu, M., Pavlicek, W., Liu, P. T., Zhang, M., Langer, S. G., Wang, S., Place, V., Miranda, R., and Wu, T., “Informatics in Radiology: Efficiency Metrics for Imaging Device Productivity,” RadioGraphics (impact factor: 3.427), 2011, 31: 603-616
  26. Wu, T., Soni, S., Hu, M., Li, F., and Badiru, A., “The Application of Memetic Algorithms for Forearm Crutch Design: A Case Study,” Mathematical Problems in Engineering (impact factor: 0.802), 2011, doi:10.1155/2011/162580
  27. Wang, S., Pavlicek, W., Roberts, C. C., Langer, S. G., Zhang, M., Hu, M., Morin, R. L., Schueler, B. A., Wellnitz, C. V., and Wu, T., “An Automated DICOM Database Capable of Arbitrary Data Mining (Including Radiation Dose Indicators) for Quality Monitoring,” Journal of Digital Imaging (impact factor: 1.407), 2011, 24(2): 223-233
  28. Li, F., Wu, T., Hu, M., and Dong, J., “An Accurate Penalty-based Approach for Reliability-based Design Optimization,” Research in Engineering Design (impact factor: 2.297), 2010, 21: 87-98

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

  1. Hu, M., Chen, Y.*, Li, X., and Xiong, K., “An Agent-based Simulation Model for Distributed Vehicle Sharing Operations”, Proceedings of the 2017 Winter Simulation Conference, pp:1336-1347, Las Vegas, NV, December 2017
  2. Fan, J.*, Hu, M., Chu, X., and Yang, D., “A Comparison Analysis of Swarm Intelligence Algorithms for Robot Swarm Learning”, Proceedings of the 2017 Winter Simulation Conference, pp:3042-3053, Las Vegas, NV, December 2017
  3. Chen, Y.*, and Hu, M., “A Guided Particle Swarm Optimizer for Distributed Operation of Electric Vehicle to Building Integration”, ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2017), Volume 2A: 43rd Design Automation Conference, pp:V02AT03A022, Cleveland, OH, August 2017, Paper No. DETC2017-67530
  4. Kuang, Y.*, Hu, M., Dai, R.*, and Yang, D., “A Collaborative Decision Model for Electric Vehicle to Building Integration”, Energy Procedia, 2017, 105:2077-2082 (Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Applied Energy, Beijing, October 2016)
  5. Pan, Y., and Hu, M., “A Data-driven Modeling Approach for Digital Material Additive Manufacturing Process Planning”, Proceedings of 2016 International Symposium on Flexible Automation, pp: 223-228, Cleveland, OH, August 2016
  6. Chen, Y.*, Hu, M., and O’Neill, Z., “A Collaborative Decision Model for Low Energy Building Design Optimization,” ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2015), pp: V007T06A025, Boston, MA, August 2015, Paper No. DETC2015-47288
  7. Jafari-Marandi, R.*, Hu, M., and Chowdhury, S., “A System of System Approach for Smart Complex Energy System Operation Decision,” ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2015), pp: V01BT02A044, Boston, MA, August 2015, Paper No. DETC2015-47415
  8. Cui, C., Wu, T., Hu, M., Weir, J. D., and Chu, X., “Accuracy vs. Robustness: Bi-Criteria Optimized Ensemble of MetaModels,” Proceedings of 2014 Winter Simulation Conference, pp: 616-627, Savannah, GA, December 2014
  9. Dai, R.*, Hu, M., and Cho, H., “An Incentive Optimization for CCHP System Operation using Supervisory Feed-Forward Control,” Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Applied Energy, Taiwan, May 2014
  10. Sarwar, R.**, Cho, H., and Hu, M., “Uncertainty Analysis of Building Thermal Load Prediction,” Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Applied Energy, Taiwan, May 2014
  11. Hu, M., 2011, “A Study on Medical Imaging Equipment Productivity and Utilization,” Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Reno, NV, May 2011, the first place award in the annual IIE Society for Engineering and Management Systems (SEMS) Best Student Paper Competition for 2011
  12. Hu, M., Wen, J., Li, F., Haghnevis, M., Khodadadegan, Y., Sanchez, L. M., Wang, S., Zhuang, X., and Wu, T., 2010, “An Agent based Simulation for Building Energy System Modeling,” Proceedings of 2010 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, 2:247-254, Cambridge, Massachusetts, September, 2010, Paper no. DSCC2010-4176