Program for 2017 Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium (SIEDS)

Time Zehmer B - Environment And Healthcare Track Zehmer C - Integrated Systems Design And Usability Track Zehmer D - Data Modeling Track Zehmer E - Business And Government Systems Track Zehmer Lounge - Data Science Track

Friday, April 28

08:00 am-09:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
09:00 am-10:00 am Plenary Talk
10:00 am-10:15 am Morning Break
10:15 am-12:20 pm Environmental Systems Systems Integration Simulation Government and Policy Data Science for Business
12:20 pm-01:00 pm Lunch and Posters
01:00 pm-03:05 pm Healthcare Systems I Model-Based Design Data Analytics Business Systems Data Science for Health
03:05 pm-03:20 pm Afternoon Break
03:20 pm-05:50 pm Healthcare Systems II User-Centered Design Optimization   Data Science for Society
06:00 pm-07:00 pm Reception at Alumni Hall at the University of Virginia
07:00 pm-09:00 pm SIEDS Banquet and Dinner at Alumni Hall at the University of Virginia

Friday, April 28, 08:00 - 09:00

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Friday, April 28, 09:00 - 10:00

Plenary Talk

Friday, April 28, 10:00 - 10:15

Morning Break

Friday, April 28, 10:15 - 12:20

Environmental Systems

Environment and Healthcare Track
Room: Zehmer B - Environment and Healthcare Track
Chairs: Mohammad Al Boni (University of Virginia, USA), Peter Wu (University of Virginia, USA)
10:15 Wearable Sensors for Analyzing Personal Exposure to Air Pollution
Nghi Dam, Andy Ricketts, Benjamin Catlett and Justin Henriques (James Madison University, USA)
10:40 Assessment of Moringa-Functionalized Carbon Based Biofilter for Disinfection Through Column Experiments
John Raymond Barajas (Bicol University); Sheree Pagsuyoin (University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA)
11:05 Design of a Marine Debris Removal System
Morgan Yang, Thomas Chrissley, Connor Maloy and Anthony Mason (George Mason University, USA)
11:30 Alcoholic Fermentation of Rice Hulls Hydrolyzed by Rumen Fluid Obtained from Slaughterhouse Wastes
Kelvin Maglipon, Kenn Madridano and Jefferson Araojo (Bicol University, Philippines); John Raymond Barajas (Bicol University)
11:55 Zero Carbon Dioxide National Electric Production Strategy and Cost Estimate
Gabriel McGinness, Camilo Torrez, Ryan Rosenmeier and Iulian Gugiu (George Mason University, USA)

Systems Integration

Integrated Systems Design and Usability
Room: Zehmer C - Integrated Systems Design and Usability Track
Chairs: Bryan Carter (University of Virginia, USA), Ryan Meekins (University of Virginia, USA)
10:15 Robotic Assistant for Mobility-Impaired Patients (RAMP)
Pwint Htwe, Alex Wong, Karar Majeed and Hanan Al Jarash (George Mason University, USA)
10:40 Wind Data Collection Techniques on a Multi-Rotor Platform
11:05 AirChat: Ad Hoc Network Monitoring with Drones
11:30 Design of a Laboratory Electric Vehicle Powertrain System
Kevin Benecki and Robert Prins (James Madison University, USA)
11:55 A Framework for Building Type-Safe Configurations for JVM Using Code Generation Techniques
Hussachai Puripunpinyo (Workday & Oklahoma State University, USA); M. H. Samadzadeh (Oklahoma State University, USA)

Simulation

Data Modeling Track
Room: Zehmer D - Data Modeling Track
Chairs: Mojtaba Heidarysafa (University of Virginia, USA), Kiana Meimandi (University of Virginia, USA)
10:15 Design of an Improved Model for Marine Species Movement
10:40 Design of a Storm Surge Protection System for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Mohammad Haji, Naif Alwaji and Daij Aldakhil (George Mason University, USA); Mohamud Diriye (George Mason University)
11:05 Design of an Enhanced Defect Identification System for Commercial Building Construction
Ju Yeon Park, James Lange, Okan Koc and Firas Bakhat (George Mason University, USA)
11:30 Design of a New Decision Support System for Missing Aircraft
Raymond Skaddan, Majed Zaini, Noura Alhashemi and Mohanad Khuraishi (George Mason University, USA)
11:55 Design of a Cruise Control System Prototype for the GT500's Airplane
Leonardo Ospina (Geoge Mason University, USA)

Government and Policy

Business and Government Systems Track
Room: Zehmer E - Business and Government Systems Track
Chairs: Madison Hassler (University of Virginia, USA), Heimir Thorisson (University of Virginia, USA)
10:15 Redefining the Food Component of U.S. Foreign Policy
10:40 Designing User Experiences for Policymakers in Serious Games in the Domain of Global Food Security
11:05 Cultural Understanding for the Development of an American-Chinese Cross-Cultural Simulator
Jacob Bishop, William Lopez, Pearl Brooks and John Brown (US Military Academy (West Point), USA)

Data Science for Business

Data Science Track
Room: Zehmer Lounge - Data Science Track
Chairs: Lee Cai (University of Virginia, USA), Abhiraj Deshpande (University of Virginia, USA)
10:15 Application of Machine Learning Methodologies to Multiyear Forecasts of Video Subscribers
10:40 Customer Churn Analysis for a Software-as-a-service Company
Yizhe Ge, Shan He, Jingyue Xiong and Donald E Brown (University of Virginia, USA)
11:05 Adversarial Learning in Credit Card Fraud Detection
11:30 Horse Race Analysis in Credit Card Fraud
Gabriel Rushin, Cody Stancil, Muyang Sun, Peter Beling and Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
11:55 Comparing Unsupervised Learning Approaches to Detect Network Intrusion Using NetFlow Data
Julina Zhang, Kerry Jones, Tianye Song, Hyojung Kang and Donald Brown (University of Virginia, USA)

Friday, April 28, 12:20 - 13:00

Lunch and Posters

Chairs: Mojtaba Heidarysafa (University of Virginia, USA), Kiana Meimandi (University of Virginia, USA)

Friday, April 28, 13:00 - 15:05

Healthcare Systems I

Environment and Healthcare Track
Room: Zehmer B - Environment and Healthcare Track
Chairs: Bryan Carter (University of Virginia, USA), Ryan Meekins (University of Virginia, USA)
1:00 Development of Performance Metrics for Automated Evaluation of Surgeons' Performance Under Simulation-Based Training
1:25 Localization of Health Center Assets Through an IoT Environment (LoCATE)
Travis McAllister, Samy S. El-Tawab and M. Hossain Heydari (James Madison University, USA)
1:50 CloudConnect: Evaluating the Use of Precision Medicine in Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes
2:15 Healthcare Analytics and Visualization Using SEMantic Open Source Software (SEMOSS)
2:40 Evidence-Based Decision Support for Managing the Mentally Ill Inmate Population

Model-Based Design

Integrated Systems Design and Usability Track
Room: Zehmer C - Integrated Systems Design and Usability Track
Chairs: Abhiraj Deshpande (University of Virginia, USA), Steven Hauser (University of Virginia, USA)
1:00 System Design of a Knee Motion Sensor to Mitigate the Probability of ACL Injuries
Taban Yazdani, Tony Petro, Salima Sekandari and Anas Alharbi (George Mason University, USA)
1:25 Design of a Drone Light Show Production System
1:50 Implementation of a Recruit Visualization Tool for UVA Football
2:15 Smart Automated Water Sprinkler (SAWS): Residential Irrigation by Boundary Mapping and Variable Water Pressure Control

Data Analytics

Data Modeling Track
Room: Zehmer D - Data Modeling Track
Chairs: Lee Cai (University of Virginia, USA), Peter Wu (University of Virginia, USA)
1:00 Identification of Flight Maneuvers and Aircraft Types Utilizing Unsupervised Learning with Big Data
Zachary Blanks, Alyssa Sedgwick, Brenden Bone and Andrew Mayerchak (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
1:25 Monitoring Brain Waves in an Effort to Investigate Student's Cognitive Load During a Variety of Problem Solving Scenarios
Blaize Majdic and Elise Barrella (James Madison University, USA); Olga Pierrakos (National Science Foundation & James Madison University, USA); Charles Cowan, II, Justyn Girdner and Winifred Opoku (James Madison University, USA)
1:50 Using TOEFL Sub-Scores to Predict SPEAK Test Outcome: A Multivariate Bayesian Model
Veronica Mercado (University of Virginia, USA)
2:15 Investigating the Relationship Between Traffic Incidents and Public Events: A Case Study
2:40 Implementing Data Analytics for U.Va. Football

Business Systems

Business and Government Systems Track
Room: Zehmer E - Business and Government Systems Track
Chairs: Madison Hassler (University of Virginia, USA), Heimir Thorisson (University of Virginia, USA)
1:00 Analysis of Identity and Access Management Alternatives for a Multinational Information Sharing Environment
1:25 Colorado Springs Hotel Market Compression Detection Tool
George Provost (USAF Academy & US Air Force, USA); William McEntee, Andrew Gikas and Troy St. Peter (USAF Academy, USA)
1:50 Proposed Process for Rapidly Customizable Widgets for Online News Articles
2:15 Using Image Data for Quality Assurance in Additive Manufacturing

Data Science for Health

Data Science Track
Room: Zehmer Lounge - Data Science Track
Chairs: Hunter Moore (University of Virginia, USA), Krishnamurthy Vemuru (University of Virginia, USA)
1:00 Priorities in Hospital Care Across Varying Socioeconomic Demographics
Stephen Morris, Yixin Yang and Abigail Flower (University of Virginia, USA)
1:25 Improving Analysis and Reporting for Virginia's Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services Newborn Screening Program
Chris Patrick, Hampton Leonard and Wendy Novicoff (University of Virginia, USA); Rhonda West (DGS, USA); Christen Crews (VDH, USA); Wanda "Willie" Andrews (DGS, USA)
1:50 Using Abrupt Change Detection to Categorize Glucose Variability of Type 1 Diabetes Patients
Lev Zadvinskiy and Christian Wheeler (University of Virginia, USA); Gregory Gardner (University of Virginia & Data Science Institute, USA); Abigail Flower (University of Virginia, USA)
2:15 Gene Set Creation Algorithm for Microarray Studies with Low Sample Size
2:40 Predicting Patient Revisits at the University of Virginia Health System Emergency Department
Brady Fowler (University of Virginia & Data Science Institute, USA); Monica Rajendiran, Timothy Schroeder, Nicholas Bergh, Abigail Flower and Hyojung Kang (University of Virginia, USA)

Friday, April 28, 15:05 - 15:20

Afternoon Break

Friday, April 28, 15:20 - 17:25

Healthcare Systems II

Environment and Healthcare Track
Room: Zehmer B - Environment and Healthcare Track
Chairs: Abhiraj Deshpande (University of Virginia, USA), Steven Hauser (University of Virginia, USA)
3:20 A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Flow at UVA Cancer Center Using Real-Time Locating System
Anna Ewing (University of Virginia, USA); Jordan Rogus and Prathibha Chintagunta (University of Virginia); Logan Kraus, Morgan Sabol and Hyojung Kang (University of Virginia, USA)
3:45 Multi-task Cox Proportional Hazard Model for Predicting Risk of Unplanned Hospital Readmission
4:10 Using Patient-Generated Health Data to Facilitate Preoperative Decision Making for Breast Cancer Patients
4:35 Medical Sterilization System for NASA Space Exploration Missions
5:00 A Behavioral Sensing System That Promotes Positive Lifestyle Changes and Improves Metabolic Control Among Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

User-Centered Design

Integrated Systems Design and Usability Track
Room: Zehmer C - Integrated Systems Design and Usability Track
Chairs: Lee Cai (University of Virginia, USA), Emily Miller (University of Virginia, USA), Mark Rucker (University of Virginia, USA)
3:20 The SIMPLE Methodology for Developing and Evaluating Cross-Cultural Competence
3:45 Redistributing the Pressure of Prosthetic Systems
4:10 Home Automation and Personalization Through Individual Location Determination
4:35 Automated Lighting System for Park Pathways

Optimization

Data Modeling Track
Room: Zehmer D - Data Modeling Track
Chairs: Bryan Carter (University of Virginia, USA), Ryan Meekins (University of Virginia, USA)
3:20 Deployment of Advanced Bidirectional Chargers to Lower Total Cost of Ownership of Electric-Vehicle Fleets
3:45 Design of a Workflow Streamlining System for Urban Water Utility Maintenance
Adnan Khan, Rebekah Orozco, Mohamed Khattab and Fahad Alqahtani (George Mason University, USA)
4:10 Residential Wind Turbine Design Decision Support System
James Fritz, Luis Soto, Anutaj Chahal and Mohammed Almutairi (George Mason University, USA)
4:35 Design of a Decision Support System to Reduce Net Radiative Forcing via Optimal Contrail Generation
Caroline Abramson, Faie Almofeez, John Carroll and Chris Margopoulos (George Mason University, USA)
5:00 A Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm to Solve the U-Shaped Line Balancing Problem Using Random Weights

Friday, April 28, 15:20 - 17:50

Data Science for Society

Data Science Track
Room: Zehmer Lounge - Data Science Track
Chairs: Madison Hassler (University of Virginia, USA), Heimir Thorisson (University of Virginia, USA)
3:20 Socio-Temporal Trends in Urban Cultural Subpopulations Through Social Media
Lander Basterra and Tyler Worthington (University of Virginia, USA); James Rogol (University of Virginia & Data Science Institute, USA); Donald Brown (University of Virginia, USA)
3:45 Joint Sentiment Models for Event Detection and Latent Cultural Structure Assessment in Nationalist Text
Colin Cassady and Thomas Molinari (University of Virginia, USA); Fandi Lin (UVa, USA); Rafael Alvarado and Ke Wang (University of Virginia, USA)
4:10 Mixed Linear Modeling Techniques for Predicting Fatalities in Vehicle Crashes
Lulu Ge, Tyler Hutcherson, Qi Tang and Quanquan Gu (University of Virginia, USA)
4:35 Computational Analysis of Religious and Ideological Linguistic Behavior
Seth Green, Megan Stiles, Katherine Harton and Samantha Garofalo (University of Virginia, USA)
5:00 Building a Research Assistant Management Platform Utilizing Natural Language Processing
Nicolas Kim, Matthew DaVolio, Joel Stein and Rafael Alvarado (University of Virginia, USA)
5:25 A Framework for Visualizing Research Data
Genevieve Burgoyne and Mark Rooney (University of Virginia, USA)

Friday, April 28, 18:00 - 19:00

Reception at Alumni Hall at the University of Virginia

Friday, April 28, 19:00 - 21:00

SIEDS Banquet and Dinner at Alumni Hall at the University of Virginia