Radisson Hotel

Phone: 610-337-2000, or 1-800-395-7046

1160 1st Ave  King of Prussia, PA 19406


Friday, October 23, 2009

1:00 - 5:00 P.M. Registration

Location: Radisson Hotel- Front of General Session (GS) Room 2

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.


Room: GS1

 Managing Virtual IT Projects                              Dr. Ossama Elhadary ; College of Technology, City University of New York

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.


Room: GS2

Improving Retention in K-12 Mathematics

Dr. Andrew Grossfield; Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.


Room: GS3

Evaluating Oscilloscope Sample Rates

 vs. Sampling Fidelity

Mr.  Neil Hoffman ; Agilent Technologies 

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.


Room: GS6

Advances in Optical Pattern Recognition

Dr. Nazrul Islam ; Farmingdale State University of New York

5:00-6:30 P.M.

Room: GS2

ASEE Executive Board Committee Meeting

7:00-9:00 P.M

South Ballroom

ASEE Executive Banquet Dinner 

Saturday, October 24, 2009

7:45 - 8:45 A.M.

South Ballroom

Breakfast & Registration

8:45 - 9:00 A.M.

South Ballroom

Opening Remark

9:00 - 10:30 A.M.

Rooms: GS1,2,3,6,7


Paper presentations

10:30 - 10:45 A.M.


10:45 - 12:15 P.M.


Paper presentations

12:30-2:30 P.M.

South Ballroom

Luncheon with keynote Speaker & Panel Discussion

2:40 – 4:00 P.M.

Rooms: GS1,2,3,6



Presentation Schedules 

Saturday, October 24, 2009  

Radisson Hotel: General Session Area

Morning Schedule


7:45 - 8:45 A.M.  South Ballroom    Breakfast & Registration


9:00 – 10:30 A.M.

Session 1  9:00 – 10:30 A.M.  Room : GS1


·         Developing a Mechanical System for Osteon Isolation  

    S. Ranglin , D. Das. , A. Mingo, O. Ukinamemen , G. Gailani , S. Cowin, & L. Cardoso

·         Integrated Projects Curriculum: Opportunities for Hands-on Alternative Energy Projects

    Carl A. Erikson, Jr.

·         Agricultural Improvements Through Mechatronic

    Brian Linhares, Sharifa Happy, & Hossein Rahemi

·         Wind P ower for Developing Nations; Sustainability Meets Junkyard Wars

     J. Ledlie Klosky & Gunnar Tamm


Session 2   9:00 – 10:30 A.M.  Room: GS2


·         Fair Queuing Algorithm with QoS for Broadband WiMax Access Networks together with Wireless Error Compensation

    Ajaz Sana, Samir Saddawi, Akhil Lal

·         Musical Instrument Design Using Composite Materials

    Josh DeRosa

·         Network and Management errors

    Ali Daneshmandnia


Session 3   9:00 – 10:30 A.M.   Room: GS3


·         A Soap Film Apparatus to Study Two-Dimensional Hydrodynamic Phenomena

    Laura Borowski, Mary Lowe, & Robert Bailey

·         Teaching Passive House Construction:  Video vs Graphic…Which One Achieves Higher Assessment?

    Orla LoPiccolo

·         Critical Thinking Issues- A Tool for Learning the Subject

    Robert M. Brooks

·         Automation of Hawker Beechcraft B200/B300 (king Air) Aircraft –Cargo Door

    Daryl Gruar


Session 4  9:00 – 10:30 A.M. Room: GS6


·         Fingerprint Verification Using Optical Shifted Phase-Encoded Joint Transform Correlation

    Nazrul Islam

·         Determining Significant Factors and their Effects on Software Engineering Process Quality

    R. Radharamanan, & Jeng-Nan Juang

·         Evaluation of Ring Laser and Fiber Optic Gyroscope Technology

    Jeng-Nan Juang, & R. Radharamanan


Session 5    9:00 – 10:30 A.M. Room: GS7


·         Family Engineering: Introducing Engineering to Parents & Children

    Neil J. Hutzler, Joan S. Chadde, David Heil, & William E. Kelly

·         The Role of Internship in Higher Education

    Jeanne Radigan

·         Swarm Robotics: Research Experience For High School Students

     B. Samanta, Chiraag Nataraj, Sanjeev Reddy, Mark Woods, C. Nataraj


10:45A.M. – 12:15 P.M.

Session 1  10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.  Room: GS1


·         Time Series Prediction using Computational Intelligence

    B. Samanta

·         Engineering Technology Collaboration with Industry

    Harvy Lyons

·         Principles of Universal Design for Engineering Students

    Suzanne Keilson


Session 2   10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.  Room: GS2


·         Error Tolerance Techniques for Binding Cryptographic  Key with Biometrics

    Qinghai Gao

·         Root Causes of Change in IT Projects

    Ossama Elhadary

·         Biological One-way Functions

    Qinghai Gao 1, Xiaowen Zhang 2, Michael Anshel


Session 3   10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. Room: GS3


·         Promoting Entrepreneurship in a Sophomore Introductory Design Course

    Kevin Dahm, Thomas Merrill and William Riddell

·         Problems and Intended Solutions in Teaching PIC Microcontroller in EET Program

    Muhammad M. Baig, & Rafiqul Islam

·         Assessment and Evaluation Process for Engineering Technology Program

    William Danley and Vladimir Genis

·         Debates- A Tool for Effective Engagement of Students

    Robert M. Brooks


  Session 4   10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.  Room: GS6


·        Hybrid ARTMAP Neural Networks (HART)

    Ahmad Al-Daraiseh

·         A State-Of- The- Art Tool for Sustainable Rebuilding of Aging Infrastructure Systems

    Kunhee Choi

·         An Application Program That Interprets Code39 Barcode Images on an iPhone

    David Hergert,

·         A New Approach to Present a Non-Invasive Optical Glucose Sensor Using Advanced Opto-Electronic Technology

    Sunghoon Jang, Kenneth Markowitz, and Hong Li


Session 5   10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.  Room: GS7


·         A novel approach to introducing STEM disciplines to high school students:

    Sandeep Dilwali

·         If They Know, They Will Come: Collaboration Between Penn State Harrisburg SDCET Program and Secondary Education

    Sofia M. Vidalis

·         Web 2.0: How It Is Changing How Society Communicates

    Anthony Manno

Afternoon  Schedule


12:30 - 2:30 P.M.  South Ballroom    Luncheon with Keynote Speaker & Panel Discussion

2:40 – 4:00 P.M.

Session 1  2:40 – 4:00 P.M.  Room: GS1


·         Alternative-Fueled Vehicles – Education is the key to success

    Mark N. Valesey & Teresa L. Noto

·         Introducing Water Efficiency of U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Program to the Freshmen of the Technology College

    Bahar Zoghi Moghadam

·         Safety Management System (SMS) - A Computerized Prototype for the U.S. Aviation Industry

    Chien-tsung Lu, & Mark Sherman


Session 2  2:40 – 4:00 P.M.  Room: GS2


·         Innovative Tools For the Assessment of Instruction

    Philip L. Brach

·         Critical Thinking Issues- A Tool for Learning the Subject

    Robert M. Brooks

·         Computational Methods for MET 

    Ti Lin Liu


Session 3   2:40 – 4:00 P.M. Room: GS3


·        Using Six Sigma for Continuous Improvement in Engineering Technology

    Sarai Hedges &Virginia Westheider

      ·        Automatic North Facing Robot with Compass Module and Closed-loop Control

    Zhao Zhang

·         Convolution for Engineers, Technologists, Scientists, and Other Non-PhDs

    Wm. Hugh Blanton


Session 4   2:40 – 4:00 P.M.   Room: GS6


·         Software Support for the Program Tracing Method

    Tom M. Warms

·          Optimizing ethanol Production Selectivity

    Raman Lall

·         Smart Car system Design

    Elimchili Lyaro, Jennifer Biddle & Jaclyn Stanfield



Thank You ALL