IMS Related Publications

U. Smutkupt, Internet-based Remote Manufacturing System, Ph.D. Dissertation, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, August 2002.

G. Biswas, D. Schwartz, J. Bransford, and the Teachable Agent Group at Vanderbilt (TAG-V), “Technology Support for Complex Problem Solving: From SAD Environments to AI,'' in K.D. Forbus and P.J. Feltovich (eds.), Smart Machines in Education: The Coming Revolution in Educational Technology, pp. 71-97 (Ch. 3), AAAI/MIT Press, Menlo Park, CA, 2001.

C. Li and G. Biswas, “Applying the Hidden Markov Methodology for Unsupervised Learning of Temporal Data,'' Proc. Intl. ICSC Congress: Computational Intelligence: Methods and Applications (CIMA'2001), Bangor, Wales, June 19-22, 2001.

K. Leelawong, Y. Wang, G. Biswas, N. Vye, J. Bransford, and D. Schwartz, “Qualitative Reasoning Techniques to Support Learning by Teaching: The Teachable Agents Project,'' Fifteenth Intl. Workshop on Qualitative Reasoning, San Antonio, TX, pp. 73-80, May 2001.

T. Katzlberger, G. Biswas, J. Bransford, and D. Schwartz, and TAG-V, “Extending Intelligent Learning Environments with Teachable Agents to Enhance Learning,'' Tenth Intl. Conf. on AI in Education: AI-ED in the Wired and Wireless Future, J.D. Moore, C.L. Redfield, and W.L. Johnson, eds., IOS Press, Amsterdam, pp. 389-397, May 2001.

U. Smutkupt, P. Ratanaswasd, K. Kawamura, L. LeBlanc, "An Internet-based Remote Assembling System", Proceedings of the 2000 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man & Cybernetics (SMC'00), Nashville, Tennessee, October 8-11, 2000.

E.J. Manders, G. Biswas, P.J. Mosterman, L. Barford, and J. Barnett, “Signal Interpretation for Monitoring and Diagnosis: A Cooling System Testbed,’’ IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 49, no. 3, pp. 503-509, 2000.

P.J. Mosterman and G. Biswas, “Physical Semantics for Formal Specifications of Hybrid System Models,’’ Artificial Intelligence Journal, vol. 121, pp. 171-209, 2000.

D. Hunkeler and G. Biswas, ``Return on Environment: An Objective Indicator to Validate Life Cycle Assessments?'' Intl. Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, vol. 5, no. 6, pp. 358-362, 2000.

M.M. Matthews, W. Pharr, G. Biswas, and H. Neelakandan, “USCSH: An Active Intelligent Assistance System,’’ Journal of Artificial Intelligence Review, vol. 14, pp. 121-141, 2000.

S. Narasimhan, F. Zhao, G. Biswas, and E. Hung, ``Fault Isolation in Hybrid Systems combining Model Based Diagnosis and Signal Processing,’’ 4th Symposium on Fault Detection, Supervision and Safety for Technical Processes (Safeprocess 2000), Budapest, Hungary, pp. 1074-1079, June 2000.

C. Li and G. Biswas, “Temporal pattern generation using Hidden Markov Model based Unsupervised Classification,” Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 1642, D. Hand, J. Kok, and M. Berthold, eds., Springer, New York, August 1999.

P.J. Mosterman and G. Biswas, “Diagnosis of Continuous Valued Systems in Transient Operating Regions,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, vol. 29, no. 6, pp. 554-565, Nov. 1999.

P.J. Mosterman and G. Biswas, “Building Hybrid Observers for Complex Dynamic Systems using Model Abstractions,” Hybrid Systems: Computation and Control, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 1569, Springer Verlag, The Netherlands, pp. 178-192, March 1999.

G. Biswas, R. Clift, J. Ehrenfeld, R. Forster, O. Jolliet, I. Kneopfel, U. Luterbacher, D. Russell, and D. Hunkeler, ``Ecometrics: Identification, Categorization, and Life Cycle Validation,'' Intl. Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, vol. 3, pp. 184-, 1998.

R. T. Pack, M. Wilkes, G. Biswas, K. Kawamura, " Intelligent Machine Architecture for Object Based System Integration", submitted to International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics, Waseda University, Japan, June, 1997.

A. Saad, G. Biswas, K. Kawamura, " Performance Evaluation of Contract Net-Based Heterarchical Scheduling for Flexible Manufacturing Systems", International Journal of Automation and Soft Computing, Special Issue on Intelligent Manufacturing Planning and Shop Floor Control, 1996.

A. Saad, G. Biswas, K. Kawamura, M. E. Johnson, and A. Salama, "Evaluation of Contract Net-Based Heterarchical Scheduling for Flexible Manufacturing Systems", Proceedings of the 1995 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI'95), Workshop on Intelligent Manufacturing, Montreal, Canada, August 19, 1995, pp. 310-321.

G. Biswas, S. Bagchi, and A. Saad, "Holonic Planning and Scheduling for Assembly Tasks" Tech. Rep. CIS-95-01, Center for Intelligent Systems, Vanderbilt University, 1995.

G. Biswas, K. Kawamura, A. Saad, and M. Curtin, "Intelligent and Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing: State of the Art" International Journal of Environmentally Conscious Design and Manufacturing, vol. 4, no. 2, 1995, pp. 1-10.

A. Saad, K. Kawamura, M. E. Johnson, G. Biswas, and A. Salama, ``Evaluating a Contract Net-Based Heterarchical Scheduling Approach for Flexible Manufacturing'', Proceedings of the 1995 IEEE International Symposium on Assembly and Task Planning (ISATP'95), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 10-11, pp. 147-152.

A. Saad and K. Kawamura, "A survey of architectures for intelligent teamwork among robots," Tech. Rep. CIS-93-03, Center for Intelligent Systems, Vanderbilt University, 1993.

A. Saad, K. Kawamura, G. Biswas, M. Johnson, and A. Salama, "Preliminary evaluation of a contract net-based heterarchical scheduling approach for flexible manufacturing systems" in Proceedings of the UC/IAMS Workshop on Manufacturing Research, (Cincinnati, Ohio), April 1995.

G. Biswas, K. Kawamura, and A. Saad, "Intelligent manufacturing systems: State of the art," in Technical and Business Exhibition and Symposium, (Huntsville, AL), 1994.

S. Bagchi, G. Biswas, and K. Kawamura, "A spreading activation mechanism for decision-theoretic planning," in AAAI Spring Symposium on Decision-Theoretic Planning, Mar. 1994.