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Dr Chen Kan

[Dr Chen Kan]

Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering
Last Updated: February 15, 2021
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Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Applied Regression Models, Quality Engineering, Statistical Process Control, and Advanced Analytics.

Biography

Biography

Dr. Kan's research interest include: 1) Sensor-based modeling and monitoring of advanced manufacturing systems for diagnosis/prognosis, quality control and operational improvement, and 2) Integrating engineering knowledge with data science methods for the identification of disease patterns and monitoring of disease progression to support personalized medical decisions

Education

Education

    • 2017 PhD in Industrial Engineering
      The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
    • 2012 MS in Industrial Engineering
      University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    • 2010 BS in Industrial Engineering
      China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing, China

Appointments

Appointments

    • Jan 2018 to Present Assistant Professor
      Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington

Memberships

    • Aug 2012 to Present Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
      Member
    • May 2012 to Present Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
      Member
    • Aug 2010 to Present Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
      Member

Awards and Honors

    • May  2019 Finalist in QCRE Data Challenge Competition sponsored by Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
    • May  2019 Second Place in Mobile App Competition sponsored by Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
    • Jan  2018 STARS Award sponsored by The University of Texas Systems
    • Mar  2017 IMS/ASA Spring Research Conference Scholarship sponsored by American Statistical Association
    • May  2016 Best Paper Finalist sponsored by Quality Control and Reliability Engineering Division (QCRE), IIE Annual Conference
    • Aug  2015 Finalist sponsored by The third Annual State of Florida Healthcare Innovation Competition
    • May  2015 Best Paper Finalist sponsored by Process Industries Track, IIE Annual Conference
    • Mar  2015 Featured Article sponsored by IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics
    • May  2014 The Second Place, IIE Mobile App Competition sponsored by IIE Annual Conference

Publications


      In Process
      • Book Chapter
        Data Mining Methods and Applications
        Springer Handbook of Engineering Statistics, 2nd ed.
        [Tsui, Kwok, Chen, Victoria, Jiang, Wei, Yang, Fangfang, Kan, Chen]. "Springer". Accepted.

      2017
      • Book Chapter
        Internet of Hearts — Large-Scale Stochastic Network Modeling and Analysis of Cardiac Electrical Signals
        Stochastic Modelling and Analytics in Healthcare Systems
        [Kan, Chen , Yang , Hui ]. "World Scientific". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/9789813220850_0009

      2013
      • Book Chapter
        Multiscale quality control of telemedicine ECG signal acquisition
        Telehealthcare Computing and Engineering: Principles and Design
        [Kan, Chen, Chen, Yun, Yang, Hui ]. "CRC Press, Tayler & Francis Group". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b14770-22

      2021
      • Journal Article
        Caregiving intensity and caregiver burden among caregivers of people with dementia: The moderating roles of social support
        [Xu, Ling, Liu, Yiwei, He, Hui, Fields, Noelle, Ivey, Dorothea, Kan, Chen]. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2020.104334

      2020
      • Journal Article
        Investigating the role of transportation barriers in cancer patient's decision making
        [Etminani-Ghasrodashti, Roya, Kan, Chen, Mozaffarian, Ladan ]. Transportation Research Record.
      • Journal Article
        A Blockchain-based G-code Protection Approach for Cyber-Physical Security in Additive Manufacturing
        [Shi, Zhangyue , Kan, Chen, Tian, Wenmeng, Liu, Chenang ]. Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering. "ASME". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4048966
      • Journal Article
        Network modeling and Internet of things for smart and connected health systems—a case study for smart heart health monitoring and management
        [Yang, Hui , Kan, Chen, Krall, Alexander, Finke, Daniel]. IISE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering. 10(2), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1080/24725579.2020.1741738
      • Journal Article
        Twp-step Predictive Modeling for Early Detection of Emergency Department Patients with Prolonged Length of Stay and Its Management Implications
        [Etienne, James, Zhou, Yuan, Kan, Chen, Shaikh, Sajid, Ho, Amy, Suley, Eniola, Blustein, Erica, Schrader, Chet, Zenarosa, Nestor, Wang, Hao]. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.01.050

      2019
      • Journal Article
        Heart Rate Monitoring during Physical Exercise from Photoplethysmography using Neural Network
        [Zhu, Lianning, Kan, Chen, Du, Yuncheng, Du, Dongping ]. IEEE Sensors Letter. 3(1),

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Parallel Computing and Network Analytics for Fast Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT) Machine Information Processing and Condition Monitoring
        [Kan, Chen, Yang, Hui , Kumara, Soundar]. Journal of Manufacturing Systems. 46, 282-293. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmsy.2018.01.010
      • Journal Article
        Intraluminal Pressure Triggers Myogenic Response via Activation of Calcium Spark and Calcium-Activated Chloride Channel in Rat Renal Afferent Arteriole
        [Yip, Kay-Pong, Balasubramanian, Lavanya, Kan, Chen, Wang, Lei, Liu, Ruisheng, Ribeiro-Silva, Luisa, Sham, JamesSK]. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 315(6), F1592-F1600. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00239.2018.

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Image-guided quality control of biomanufacturing process
        [KAN, CHEN, Chen, Ruimin, Yang, Hui ]. Procedia CIRP. 65, 168-174.
      • Journal Article
        Dynamic network modeling of in-situ image profiles for statistical process control – applications in ultra-precision machining and bio-manufacturing process
        [Kan, Chen, Yang, Hui ]. Quality and Reliability Engineering International. 33(8), 2003-2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/qre.2163

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Heterogeneous recurrence modeling and analysis of heartbeat dynamics for the identification of sleep apnea events
        [Cheng, Changqing , Kan, Chen , Yang, Hui ]. Computers in Biology and Medicine. 75(1), 10-18. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2016.05.006
      • Journal Article
        Heterogeneous recurrence monitoring of dynamic transients in Ultra-precision machining processes
        [Kan, Chen , Cheng, Changqing , Yang, Hui ]. Journal of Manufacturing Systems. 41, 178-187. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmsy.2016.08.007

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Two-Phase greedy pursuit algorithm for automatic detection and characterization of transient Calcium signaling
        [Kan, Chen, Yip, Kaypong , Yang, Hui ]. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics. 19(2), 687-697. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/jbhi.2014.2312293

      2013
      • Journal Article
        Spatiotemporal differentiation of myocardial infarctions
        [Yang, Hui , Kan, Chen, Liu, Gang, Chen, Yun]. IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering. 10(4), 938-947. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TASE.2013.2263497

      2021
      • Conference Proceeding
        An Online Side Channel Monitoring Approach for Cyber-physical Attack Detection of Additive Manufacturing
        [Liu, Chenang , Kan, Chen, Tian, Wenmeng]. "AMSE Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Multi-Extrusion Additive Manufacturing for Error Compensation: A Demonstrative Case Study
        [Kan, Chen, Ye, Zehao, Yang, Yiran, Di, Lei, Shah, Deep, Shah, Dhairya]. "ASME Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference".

      2020
      In Process
      • Conference Proceeding
        Acoussist: An Acoustic Assisting Tool For People With Visual Impairments To Cross Uncontrolled Streets
        [Jin, Wenqiang, Xiao, Mingyan, Zhu, Huadi, Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Kan, Chen, Li, Ming]. "Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1145/3432216 Accepted.

      2019
      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        Sensitivity Analysis of Wearable Textiles for ECG Sensing
        Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI 2018)
        [Tong, Wenxin, Kan, Chen, Yang, Hui]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/BHI.2018.8333393

      2017
      • Conference Proceeding
        Heartbeat sensing and control of the 3D LED cube
        Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI-2017)
        [Mao, Runyu, Tong, Wenxin, Kan, Chen, Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/bhi.2017.7897237

      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        Map reduce for the optimization of a large-scale dynamic network – Internet of Hearts
        Proceedings of the 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Aug 16-20, Orlando, FL
        [Kan, Chen, Leonelli, Fabio, Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EMBC.2016.7591351

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        Network models for monitoring high-dimensional image profiles
        Proceedings of the 11th Annual IEEE Conference in Automation Science and Engineering (CASE), Aug 24-28.
        [Kan, Chen , Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/coase.2015.7294242
      • Conference Proceeding
        Mobile sensing and network analytics for realizing smart automated systems towards health Internet of Things
        Proceedings of the 11th Annual IEEE Conference in Automation Science and Engineering (CASE), Aug 24-28
        [Kan, Chen, Chen, Yun, Leonelli, Fabio, Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/coase.2015.7294241

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        Model-driven parametric monitoring of high-dimensional nonlinear functional profiles
        Proceedings of 2014 IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE), Aug.18-22
        [Liu, Gang, Kan, Chen, Chen, Yun, Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/coase.2014.6899408

      2012
      • Conference Proceeding
        Dynamic spatiotemporal warping for the detection and location of myocardial infarctions
        Proceedings of the 8th Annual IEEE Conference in Automation Science and Engineering (CASE), Aug 24-28.
        [Kan, Chen, Yang, Hui ]. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/coase.2012.6386354

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Yujing Yang,
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Zehao Ye, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Li Zhang, Co-advised with Dr. Victoria Chen (Industrial Engineering)

Courses

      • IE 5318-001 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5318-002 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6699-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 4318-001 ENTERPRISE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103211)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-017 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5318-001 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5318-002 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5318-900 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6699-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 4339-001 PROD DEV, PRODUC, ENTREPRENEUR
        (Course Id: 103216)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-017 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 6397-900 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 4391-017 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • IE 5318-004 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4318-001 ENTERPRISE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103211)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4339-001 PROD DEV, PRODUC, ENTREPRENEUR
        (Course Id: 103216)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-017 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 5318-004 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4318-001 ENTERPRISE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103211)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4339-001 PROD DEV, PRODUC, ENTREPRENEUR
        (Course Id: 103216)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5318-004 APPLIED REGRESSION ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103246)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus

Service to the Profession

    • 2020 to  2020
      Workshop Organizer
      The 15th INFORMS Workshop on Data Mining and Decision Analytics