Past Projects

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  • PDM Investigation, Evaluation, and Demonstration for PLM - Dr. Craig Miller (Computer Graphics Technology)
  • Exploratory Research in Database Systems Support for Product Lifecycle Management - Dr. Walid Aref (Computer Science)
  • Implementing ontology-based information sharing in Product Lifecycle Management – Dr. John Springer (Computer & Information Technology)



  • Cutting Edge Visualization for Product Lifecycle Management - Dr. Voicu Popescu and Dr. Chris Hoffmann (Computer Science)
  • Creation of Design Spaces and Exploration Through Visualization and Configuration - Dr. Karthik Ramani (Mechanical Engineering)
  • PLM Visualization on Mobile Devices - Dr. Voicu Popescu (Computer Science) and Dr. Nate Hartman (Computer Graphics Technology)
  • Examining the Use of Lightweight 3D Formats on Handheld Devices - Dr. Nathan Hartman (Computer Graphics Technology)



  • Configuration Driven Design for Knowledge Re-use During Product Lifecycle - Dr. Karthik Ramani (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Next Generation DHM for Assessing Short Duration Events in Work Analysis & Design - Dr. Vince Duffy (Industrial Engineering)
  • A Procedure of Analysis of Feasibility and Uncertainty in Distributed Product Development Environments - Dr. Ganesh Subbarayan (Mechanical Engineering)



  • PLM Cross Functional Certification and Training: Efficacy and Competency Profile - Dr. Darrel Sandall and Dr. Abe Walton (Organizational Leadership and Supervision)
  • PLM Collaboration Training Using Advanced Distance Learning Strategies - Dr. Edie Schmidt (Industrial Technology)
  • Value Characterization across the Product Lifecycle to Support Green PLM and New Business Creation – Dr. John Sutherland (Environmental and Ecological Engineering) and Dr. Larry Nies (Civil Engineering)



  • PLM Metrics, Phase I, II, and III - Dr. Cynthia Tomovic (Organizational Leadership and Supervision)
  • Models to Support Auto-ID Based Process Control Systems in PLM - Dr. Edie Schmidt (Industrial Technology)
  • Integrated Sensing and Diagnostics for Product lifecycle Health Management of Gas Turbine Engines: Application to Wire Harness and Connectors - Dr. Doug Adams (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Integration of PLM and ERP for BOM management – Dr. Edie Schmidt (Industrial Technology) and Dr. Hank Kraebber (Mechanical Engineering Technology)



  • Product lifecycle Management: Roadmap to Global Sustainability - Dr. Scott Homan (Organizational Leadership and Supervision)
  • Energy and Sustainability Models in PLM - Dr. Karthik Ramani (Mechanical Engineering)