Program for 2020 Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium (SIEDS)

  2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium

Friday, April 24

9:00 am-5:00 pm Data Science for Finance and Consulting Data Science for Health Care, Academia, and Nonprofits Data Science for Industrial Applications Government, Organizations & Policy Healthcare and Environment Statistics, Data Analysis & Optimization Systems Design

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Data Science for Finance and Consulting

An Exploration and Characterization of Financial Performance of Standard and Poor's 500 Index Constituents Led by Female CEOs
Mariah E Hurt, Arti Patel, Shenghua Wu and Gerard Learmonth, Sr. (University of Virginia, USA)
Retailer's Dilemma: Personalized Product Marketing to Maximize Revenue
Ryan Ferrera, John Mark Pittman, Martin Zapryanov, Oliver Schaer and Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
A Comparative Study of the Performance of Unsupervised Text Segmentation Techniques on Dialogue Transcripts
Vidhi Gupta, Guangda Zhu, Andi Yu and Donald Brown (University of Virginia, USA)
Machine Learning Based Approaches to Predict Customer Churn for an Insurance Company
Yunxuan He, Ying Xiong and Yiting Tsai (School of Data Science, University of Virginia, USA)
Document Retrieval Using Deep Learning
Sneha Choudhary, Haritha Guttikonda, Dibyendu Roy Chowdhury and Gerard Learmonth, Sr. (University of Virginia, USA)
Evaluating and Improving Attrition Models for the Retail Banking Industry
Siddharth Suresh, Devan P Visvalingam, Adonis Lu and Brian Wright (University of Virginia, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Data Science for Health Care, Academia, and Nonprofits

Lessons Learned: A Case Study in Creating a Data Pipeline Using Twitter's API
Jason Tiezzi, Rice Tyler and Suchetha Sharma (University of Virginia, USA)
Analyzing the Composition of Diabetes Patients and Impact of Seasonal and Climate Trends on Emergency Room Utilization in Central Virginia
Bradley A Katcher, Elizabeth Driskill and Jiaxing Qiu (University of Virginia, USA)
Exploring Themes and Bias in Art Using Machine Learning Image Analysis
Sana Syed, Sudeepti Surapaneni and Logan Lee (University of Virginia, School of Data Science, USA)
The Deployment of a LoRaWAN-Based IoT Air Quality Sensor Network for Public Good
James M Howerton and Benjamin L Schenck (University of Virginia, USA)
Deep Learning of Protein Structural Classes: Any Evidence for an 'Urfold'?
Menuka Jaiswal, Saad Saleem, Yonghyeon Kweon and Eli Draizen (University of Virginia, USA); Stella Veretnik (UVa, USA); Cameron Mura and Philip Bourne (University of Virginia, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Data Science for Industrial Applications

Natural Language Processing for Company Financial Communication Style
Ruslan Askerov, Eric Kwon, Le Michael Song and Dylan Weber (School of Data Science, USA); Oliver Schaer, Faraz Dadgostari and Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
Machine Learning for Real-Time Vehicle Detection in All Electronic Tolling Systems
Deepaloke Chattopadhyay, Luyuanyuan Yan and Sania Rasheed (University of Virginia, USA); Jay Farmer (Raytheon Intelligence & Space, USA); Alfonso Andres Lopez (Raytheon, USA); Donald Brown (University of Virginia, USA)
Enhancing Promotion Decisions Using Classification and Network-based Methods
Zachary Lynch, Avery Tang and Tim Lu (University of Virginia, USA); Oliver Schaer (UVa, USA); Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
Applying Mobile Location Data to Improve Hurricane Evacuation Plans
Cedric Harper, Brigitte W Hogan and Brian Wright (University of Virginia, USA)
Modeling Client Churn for Small Business-to-Business Firms
Winfred H Hills, Jr. (University of Virginia School of Data Science, USA); William K Daniel (School of Data Science, USA); Mo Lu (University of Virginia School of Data Science, USA); Oliver Schaer and Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
A Digital Green Thumb: Neural Networks to Monitor Hydroponic Plant Growth
Mark L Tenzer and Nicholas C Clifford (University of Virginia, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Government, Organizations & Policy

A Novel Integration Platform to Reduce Flight Delays in the National Airspace System
Chuyang Yang, Zachary A. Marshall and John H. Mott (Purdue University, USA)
A New Dashboard Tool to Enhance Data Processing and Energy Efficiency Analysis in Modern Buildings
Abigail M Sharp, Victoria M Nilsen and David E Ojeda (The George Washington University, USA)
Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety Improvements on Water Street Corridor
Mark F Schenkel, Emily Chen, Nick Kim, Cem Kutay, Brendan Vachris, Ricky Dobson and Tiffany Nguyen (University of Virginia, USA)
Design of a Tutorial System for the Associate Systems Engineering Professional (ASEP) Exam
Arian Amini, Sara Elkholy, Hamza Abshir, Kamilla Quinones Burgos and Mahmoud Moharrem (George Mason University, USA)
Decision Support Tool for Enhancing Supply Chain Management in Disaster Relief Operations
Finley H Wetmore, Alec Yerkovich, Gabriela Barber and Matthew E Cote (The George Washington University, USA)
Enterprise Resilience of Maritime Container Ports to Pandemic and Other Emergent Conditions
Robert C Donnan, Courtnay R Edwards, Arjun R Iyer, Tan Karamete and Peter F Myers (University of Virginia, USA); Simone E. Olson (The University of Virginia, USA); Robert Prater, Daniel J. Andrews and Thomas Polmateer (University of Virginia, USA); Mark C. Manasco (Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems, USA); Daniel Hendrickson (Virginia Port Authority, USA); James H. Lambert (University of Virginia, USA)
User Experience Design to Synchronize Government Acquisition Strategy and Schedule
Nicholas W Smith, Shannon McGrath, Amber Ecelbarger, Parker Hamlin, Kelechi Nwanevu, Agni Stavrinaky, Daniel Xu and Gregory Gerling (University of Virginia, USA); Kelly Horinek and Patty McDermott (The MITRE Corporation, USA)
Simulating Combat to Explore Motivations Behind Why Military Members Make Costly Sacrifices
Bianca Donadio (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Angel Gomez and Scott Atran (ARTIS International, USA); Jonathan Novak (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Marshall Wheeler and Colin Marquez (USAF Academy, USA); Ewart de Visser (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Chad C Tossell (USAF Academy, USA)
Measuring Airport Similarity to Create a Towering Decision Aid
Austin Anderson, Toby Hansford, Mason E Jordan, Sragdhara Khakurel, Chris Marshall, Michael Quinn, Katherine Taylor, Amy Xie and Cody Fleming (University of Virginia, USA)
Linkages Between Community Mental Health Services, Homelessness, and Inmates and Probationers with Severe Mental Illness: An Evidence-Based Assessment
Carolyn A Weiler (University of Virginia, USA); Emma Hand, Noah O'Neill, Emily Ledwith, Sean Domnick, Henry Bramham and Claire Deaver (USA)
Toward Sustainable Smart Infrastructure: A Systems Approach for Addressing Privacy and Security
Peyton J Kardos, Benjamin Suter, Joe Nicol, Dylan Mullican, Matthew Kline, Ahmad Salman and Emily York (James Madison University, USA)
Cashless Society: Managing Privacy and Security in the Technological Age
Zohaib Afridi, Kevin Sokolyuk, Tyler Bedwell, William Donohue, Emily York and Ahmad Salman (James Madison University, USA)
Integrating Social and Technical Solutions to Address Privacy in Smart Homes
Caroline G George, Declan R Tyranski, Devin P Simons, Jameson D O'Quinn, Emily York and Ahmad Salman (James Madison University, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Healthcare and Environment

Increasing Engagement in eHealth Interventions Using Personalization and Implementation Intentions
Camryn Burley, Darby Anderson, Amanda Brownlee, Georgie Lafer, Taylor Luong, Meaghan McGowan, Judy Nguyen, William Trotter, Halle Wine, Anna Baglione and Laura E Barnes (University of Virginia, USA)
Decision Support and Planning Tool to Facilitate Urban Rooftop Farming
Sophie Steinberg, Mritika Contractor, Gabriella V Luna and Shreya Patel (George Washington University, USA)
Analysis of Real-Time Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Concentrations in Washington, DC, Using Generalized Additive Models (GAMs)
Jordan Frengut, Anwesha Tomar, Andrew Burwell and Royce Francis (George Washington University & Fresh Air DC, USA)
Geographic Access to HIV Care
Kevin M Malloy (University of Virginia, USA); Sherry L Kausch (University of Virginia School of Data Science, USA); Aneesh Sandhir (University of Virginia, USA)
Investigating the Efficacy of Virtual Experiences on Stress Reduction
Sophia Xiao, Amanda Sieger, Max Dodge, Zach Martin, Melanie Gonzalez, Olivia Johnson, Bailey A Biber, Raymond Huang, Vy Lan Tran and Laura E Barnes (University of Virginia, USA)
Hydroponic Crop Cultivation (HCC) for Food Security in Small Island Developing States
Thomas Finkelston, Matthew Coulter, Griffin Ott, Shayne Cassidy, Kaila Stein, Colin Patton, Klara Hoherchak, Antonio Vaz Raposo Mendes de Almeida and Garrick Louis (University of Virginia, USA)
Low Power Wireless Networks in Vineyards
Allison Renehan, Bryan Rombach, Anna Haikl, Corey Nolan, William Lupton and Eric Timmons (University of Virginia, USA); Reid Bailey (UVa, USA)
Adaptive Mobile Sensing: Leveraging Machine Learning for Efficient Human Behavior Modeling
Erin Barrett, Cameron Fard, Hannah Katinas, Charlie Moens, Lauren Perry, Blake Ruddy, Shalin Shah, Ian Tucker, Tucker Wilson, Mark Rucker, Lihua Cai, Laura E Barnes and Mehdi Boukhechba (University of Virginia, USA)
Analyzing Crop Health in Vineyards Through a Multispectral Imaging and Drone System
Isaac J Miller, Brian Schieber, Zachary H De Bey, Jacob D Ortiz, Ernest Benner, Justyn Girdner, Parth Patel, Dominic G Coradazzi, Justin Henriques and Jason Forsyth (James Madison University, USA)
Understanding the Land Use and Water Systems of the Mekong River
Christopher George Pufko, Jacob Kuchta, Jake Walsh, Scott Stoessel and Charles Rowe (University of Virginia, USA); Venkataraman Lakshmi (UVa, USA)
Comparative Analysis of Policy Factors Influencing Adoption of Low-Cost LoRaWAN PM 2.5 Sensor Networks
Simon M Saliby, Alexander Tong, Patrick Lim and Selin Ciesielski (George Washington University, USA); Royce Francis (George Washington University & Fresh Air DC, USA)
Digitization of Perioperative Surgical Flowsheets
Bhavana Channavajjala, Victoria S Rho, Rex Focht, Luke McPhillips, Angela Yi, Sarah Winston Nathan, Nathan Ohene, Donald E Brown, Marcel Durieux and William Adorno (University of Virginia, USA)
Modeling Biological Rhythms to Predict Mental and Physical Readiness
Ben Carper, Dillon Mcgowan, Samantha Miller, Joseph M Nelson, Leah Palombi, Lina Romeo, Kayla Spigelman and Afsaneh Doryab (University of Virginia, USA)
Flood Monitoring and Mitigation Strategies for Flood-Prone Urban Areas
Kruti A Shah, Kiri Nicholson, Grayson Gatti, Mac Nelson, Pat Finley and Jonathan Goodall (University of Virginia, USA)
Improving Data Quality from Remote Eye Tracking Systems Using Real Time Feedback
Peter A Shevchenko (US Air Force Academy, USA); Noah Faurot (USAFA, USA); Anthony Ries (ARL, USA); Christian Barentine (WERC, USA)
Smart Healthcare System Solutions
Alec Hager, Nick Sapio, Tariq Goland and Isaiah Hurt (James Madison University, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Statistics, Data Analysis & Optimization

Network Importance Measures for Multi-Component Disruptions
Emma C Kuttler and Kash Barker (University of Oklahoma, USA); Jonas Johansson (Lund University, Sweden)
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Sports Analytics in a University Setting
Jacqueline Hoege, Maryanna Lansing, Daniel Ungerleider, Sarah Nelson, Ben Metzger, Peter Worcester, Carl Rhodes, Rishab Iyer, Aniket Chandra, Rachel Kreitzer, Jacob Leonard and William Scherer (University of Virginia, USA)
Optimization of VDOT Safety Service Patrols to Improve VDOT Response to Incidents
Emma J Chamberlayne, Matthew R Orlowsky, Allison M Hudak, Elizabeth K Campbell, Colin Hood, Emilio Rivero, Julie E Gawrylowicz and Michael Porter (University of Virginia, USA)
Site Selection Decision Support Tool Using Geographic Information Systems and Multi-Expert Analytic Hierarchy Process
Aditya Singh (George Washington University, USA); Justin Williams and Jose Barba (The George Washington University, USA)
Measuring Automation Bias and Complacency in an X-Ray Screening Task
Jacob Davis, Andrew Atchley, Hannah M Barr, Hailey Simon and Nathan Tenhundfeld (University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA)
Comparison of Different Spatial Interpolation Techniques to Thematic Mapping of Socio-Economic Causes of Crime Against Women
Aamil Ashutosh Rastogi (BITS Pilani, India); Smriti Sridhar (University of Virginia, USA); Rajiv Gupta (BITS Pilani, India)
A Cut Above the Rest: Team Performance as a Function of Team Cohesion, Team Familiarity, Team Effectiveness, and Soldier Lethality
Kathryn M Seyer, Connor Long, Hays Greer, Hannah Homsy, Foster Dittmer and Joshua Eaton (United States Military Academy, USA)
Analyzing Pre-trained Neural Network Behavior with Layer Activation Optimization
Melissa C Phillips (University of Virginia, USA); Rebecca Stein and Taeheon Park (UVA, USA)
Assessing Student Learning of Systems Thinking Concepts in an Online Education Module
Kayla Wallet, Neha Kulkarni, Rahi Desai, Alara M Bedir, Ryan Wells and Michael Smith (University of Virginia, USA)
System Dynamics Flood Modeling Framework for Dam Failure Evacuation Planning in Developing Countries
Elise Catharine Nittinger (The George Washington University, USA); Gabriel A Figueroa Arce (George Washington University, USA); Maria Valeria Soto (George Washington University & SEAS, USA); Grant K Gemici (George Washington University, USA)
Criminal Consistency and Distinctiveness
Andrew Koch, Michael Porter and Jiahao Tian (University of Virginia, USA)
Restricting Data Sharing and Collection of Facial Recognition Data by the Consent of the User: A Systems Analysis
Will Gies, Nick Saraceno, James Overby, Jordan Frome, Emily York and Ahmad Salman (James Madison University, USA)
Secure Data Collection Using Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
John Bowman, Jordan Brooks, Chandler Lopez, Anaseli Marcos-Martinez and Ahmad Salman (James Madison University, USA)

2020 IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium: Systems Design

Design and Validation of a School Bus Passing Detection System Based on Solid-State LiDAR
John H. Mott and Bhavana Kotla (Purdue University, USA)
Comparing Virtual Reality Interfaces for the Teleoperation of Robots
Rebecca Hetrick, Nicholas Amerson and Boyoung Kim (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Eric Rosen (Brown University, USA); Ewart de Visser and Elizabeth K Phillips (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
Nuts and Bolts About You Finding the Right Match for Gendered Robots
Hailey Simon, Hannah M Barr, Andrew Atchley, Jacob Davis and Nathan Tenhundfeld (University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA)
Image Processing for Measurement Analysis of the AV-8B F-402 Hot Nozzle
Rylee Runyon, Isabel Joyner and Karlynn McCarthy (Sweet Briar College, USA)
A Comprehensive Approach to Validating the Uncanny Valley Using the Anthropomorphic RoBOT (ABOT) Database
Boyoung Kim, Micala Bruce, LeSean Brown, Ewart de Visser and Elizabeth K Phillips (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
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Automated Rotor Assembly CNC Machine
Meagan R Phister, Victoria Lawson and Clara Y Rogers (Sweet Briar College, USA)
Explorer51 - Indoor Mapping, Discovery, and Navigation for an Autonomous Mobile Robot
Gabriel Argush, William Holincheck, Jessica Krynitsky, Brian McGuire, Dax Scott, Charlie Tolleson and Madhur Behl (University of Virginia, USA)
Interacting with Autonomous Platoons: Human Driver's Adaptive Behaviors in Planned Lane Changes
Xiang Guo, Yichen Jiang and Inki Kim (University of Virginia, USA)
CHAOPT: A Testbed for Evaluating Human-Autonomy Team Collaboration Using the Video Game Overcooked!2
Justin Bishop, Jaylen Burgess, Cooper Ramos and Jade Driggs (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Tom Williams (Colorado School of Mines, USA); Chad C Tossell (USAF Academy, USA); Elizabeth K Phillips (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Tyler Shaw (George Mason University, USA); Ewart de Visser (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
Rapport Building with Social Robots as a Method for Improving Mission Debriefing in Human-Robot Teams
Alexandria Bellas, Stefawn Perrin, Brandon Malone and Kaytlin Rogers (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Gale Lucas (USC, Institute for Creative Technologies, USA); Elizabeth K Phillips (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Chad C Tossell (USAF Academy, USA); Ewart de Visser (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
Developing State-Based Recommendation Systems for Golf Training
Jacob S Ziller, Christopher Kaylor, Kelly E Rohrer, Orlando Jimenez, Alanna G Flores, William Scherer and Stephen Adams (University of Virginia, USA)
Man's New Best Friend? Strengthening Human-Robot Dog Bonding by Enhancing the Doglikeness of Sony's AIBO
Heidi Schellin, Tatiana Oberley, Kaitlyn Patterson and Boyoung Kim (United States Air Force Academy, USA); Kerstin S Haring (Denver University); Chad C Tossell (USAF Academy, USA); Elizabeth K Phillips and Ewart de Visser (United States Air Force Academy, USA)
Fly-Crash-Recover: A Sensor-based Reactive Framework for Online Collision Recovery of UAVs
Shirley Wang, Nicholas Anselmo, Miller Garrett, Ryan F Remias, Matthew Trivett, Anders Christoffersen and Nicola Bezzo (University of Virginia, USA)

Program last updated on Apr 28, 2022 09:56 America/New_York