Support Platform 1 (SP-1):
Mission-oriented system model for megacity sustainability

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  2. Qin, X., Liu, X., Tang, L. A two-stage stochastic mixed-integer program for the capacitated logistics fortification planning under accidental disruptions. Volume 65, Issue 4, August 2013, Pages 614–623, Computers & Industrial Engineering.
  3. Zhu, Y., Liu, X. Y., Wu, K. L., Kong, L., Wu, M. Y. Mobility Increases the Surface Coverage of Distributed Sensor Networks. Volume 57, Issue 11, 5 August 2013, Pages 2348–2363, Elsevier Computer Networks (COMNET).
  4. Fan Bo. The impact of information technology capability, information sharing and government process redesign on the operational performance of emergency incident management system. vol. 18 no. 4, December, 2013, Information Research.
  5. Shuming Wang, Bo Wang and Junzo Watada, Analytical Properties of Credibilistic Expectation Functions, The Scientific World Journal, Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 294183, 8 pages 26 February 2014.
  6. Wang, B and Ye, Z.S. Inference on the Weibull distribution based on record values. Volume 83, March 2015, Pages 26–36, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis.
  7. Ye, Z.S., Chen, N., and Shen, Y. A new class of Wiener process models for degradation analysis. Volume 139, July 2015, Pages 58–67 Reliability Engineering & System Safety.
  8. Chen, N., Ye, Z.S., Xiang, Y., and Zhang, L. Condition-Based Maintenance using the Inverse Gaussian Degradation Model. Volume 243, Issue 1, 16 May 2015, Pages 190–199, European Journal of Operational Research.
  9. Shen, Y. and Ye Z.S. On the behaviours of the percentile residual life for components and for k-out-of-n systems. Volume 29, Issue 2 April 2015, pp. 291-308, Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences.
  10. J. Hu and M.-A. Cardin, Generating Flexibility in the Design of Engineering Systems to Enable Better Sustainability and Lifecycle Performance, Research in Engineering Design. April 2015, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 121–143.
  11. Zhisheng Ye, Hon Keung Tony Ng, On analysis of incomplete field failure data. Annals of Applied Statistics Dec 2014, Vol. 8, No. 3, 1713-1727.
  12. Zhisheng Ye ;  Matthew Revie ;  Lesley Walls, A load sharing system reliability model with managed component degradation. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Volume: 63, Issue: 3, Sept. 2014, pp.  721 – 730.
  13. Shuming Wang, Junzo Watada, Witold Pedrycz. Granular robust mean-CVaR feedstock flow planning for Waste-to-Energy Systems under integrated uncertainty. IEEE Trans Cybern 2014 Oct;44(10):1846-1857.
  14. He, Z., Fan, B., Cheng, T.C.E., Wang, S. and Tan, C. A mean-shift algorithm for large-scale planar maximal covering location problems. Volume 250, Issue 1, 1 April 2016, Pages 65–76. European Journal of Operational Research.
  15. C. Zhang, X. Liu, JG. Jin, Y. Liu. A Stochastic ANP-GCE Approach for Vulnerability Assessment in Water Supply System with Uncertainties. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Volume: 63, Issue: 1, Feb. 2016, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.
  16. M.-A. Cardin, and J. Hu. Analyzing the Tradeoffs Between Economies of Scale, Time-Value of Money, and Flexibility in Design Under Uncertainty: Study of Centralized vs. Decentralized Waste-to-Energy Systems. J. Mech. Des 138(1), 011401 (Nov 04, 2015), Journal of Mechanical Design. Jan 2016.
  17. M.-A. Cardin, Q. Xie, T. S. Ng, S. Wang, and J. Hu. An Approach for Analyzing and Managing Flexibility in Engineering Systems Design Based on Decision Rules and Multistage Stochastic Programming. Volume 49, 2017 - Issue 1, IISE Transactions. 21 May 2016.
  18. Yih Tng Chong, , Kwong Meng Teo , Loon Ching Tang. A lifecycle-based sustainability indicator framework for waste-to-energy systems and a proposed metric of sustainability. Volume 56, April 2016, Pages 797–809, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews.
  19. J. Xiong, T.S. Ng, S. Wang. An optimization model for economic feasibility analysis and design of decentralized waste-to-energy systems. Volume 101, 15 April 2016, Pages 239–251, Energy Journal.
  20. S. Wang, T.S. Ng, M. Wong. Expansion Planning for Waste-to-Energy Systems using Waste Forecast Prediction Sets. 63: 47–70, Naval Research Logistics. 21 January 2016.
  21. P. Jiang, X. Liu, J. Zhang, X. Yuan. A Framework Based on Hidden Markov Model with Adaptive Weighting for Microcystins Forecasting and Early-warning Volume 84, April 2016, Pages 89–103, Decision Support Systems.
  22. C. Zhang, X. Liu*, YP. Jiang, B. Fan, X. Song. A two-stage resource allocation model for lifeline systems quick response with vulnerability analysis Volume 250, Issue 3, 1 May 2016, Pages 855–864, European Journal of Operational Research.
  23. P. Jiang, X. Liu. Hidden Markov model for municipal waste generation forecasting under uncertainties Volume 250, Issue 2, 16 April 2016, Pages 639–651, European Journal of Operational Research.
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  25. CL Hu, X Liu, YK Hu. A bi-objective robust model for emergency resource allocation under uncertainty Volume 54, 2016 - Issue 24 p7421-7438, International Journal of Production Research. 27 May 2016.
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  1. Institute of Industrial Engineers Conference. San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2013
  2. Third Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment ACSEE 2013, Osaka, Japan. 6-10th June 2013.
  3. Institute of Industrial Engineers Asian Conference 2013. 19-22nd Juky 2013
  4. The 19th International Conference on Engineering Design, Seoul, South Korea, 2013. 19-22 August 2013.
  5. J. Hu, M.-A. Cardin, K. L. Poh, and E. S. Chia. An Approach to Generate Flexibility in Engineering Design of Sustainable Waste-to-Energy Systems. The 19th International Conference on Engineering Design, Seoul, South Korea, 2013. 19-22 August 2013.
  6. Xie, Qihui; Cardin, Michel-Alexandre; Ng, Tsan Sheng; Wang, Shuming; Hu, Junfei. IIE Annual Conference. Proceedings (2014): 852-861. Analyzing Flexibility in Design of Waste-to-Energy Systems, IIE Annual Conference & Expo 2014, Montreal, Canada. 31-May to 3-Jun-14   
  7. The 18th Asia Pacific Symposium on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems, Singapore, 10-12 Nov 2014.
  8. The 18th Asia Pacific Symposium on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems, Singapore, 10-12 Nov 2014.
  9. The ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers & Information in Engineering Conference. Boston, US. 2-Aug-15 to 5-Aug-15.
  10. International Conference on Control and Robotics Engineering, Singapore. 2-Apr-16 to 4-Apr-16.           
  11. 8th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modelling, Management and Control MIM 2016, France. 28-Jun-16 to 30-Jun-16.
  12. 22nd International Sustainable Development Research Conference, Lisbon, Portugal. 13-Jul-16 to 15-Jul-16.
  13. The 18th International Conference on Industrial Engineering, Seoul, Korea. 10-Oct-16 to 12-Oct-16.