Young-Jun Son

Department Head

Link to Dr. Son's Home Page

Educational Background

Ph.D., Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 2000.

M.S., Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 1998.

B.S., Department of Industrial Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, Korea, 1996.

Research & Teaching Interests

Modeling and Control of Complex Enterprises; Modeling Human Decision-Making, Distributed Federation of Multi-paradigm Simulations; Computer Integrated Manufacturing; Modeling and Control in Emerging Applications (Renewable Energy Power Network; Emergency Evacuation; Homeland Security; Mining Logistics; UAV/UGV Coordination)

Selected Publications

R. Bloomfield, E. Mazhari, J. Hawkins, and Y. Son, Interoperability of Manufacturing Applications using the Core Manufacturing Simulation Data (CMSD) Standard Information Model, Computers and Industrial Engineering, 62, 2012, 1065-1079.

 N. Celik and Y. Son, Sequential Monte Carlo-based Fidelity Selection in Dynamic-Data-Driven Adaptive Multi-Scale Simulations, International Journal of Production Research, 50(3), 2012, 843-865.

J. Zhao, E. Mazhari, N. Celik, and Y. Son, Hybrid Agent-based Simulation for Policy Evaluation of Solar Power Generation Systems, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 19, 2011, 2189-2205.

S. Lee, Y. Son, J. Jin, Integrated Human Decision Making and Planning Model under Extended Belief-Desire-Intention Framework, ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation, 20(4), 2010, 23(1)-23(24).

N. Koyuncu, S. Lee, K. Vasudevan, Y. Son, DDDAS-based Multi-fidelity Simulation Framework for Supply Chain Systems, IIE Transactions on Operations Engineering, 42(5), 2010, 325-341 (also introducted in IE megazine).

S. Lee, N. Celik, Y. Son, An Integrated Simulation Modeling Framework for Decision Aids in Enterprise Software Development Process, International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling, 5(1), 2009, 62-76.

A. Shendarkar, K. Vasudevan, S. Lee, Y. Son, Crowd Simulation for Emergency Response using BDI Agents Based on Immersive Virtual Reality, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 16, 2008, 1415-1429.

S. Lee, Y. Son, R. Wysk, Simulation Based Control: From Shop Floor to Top Floor, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 26(2), 2007, 85-98.

S. Agrawal, Y. Dashora, M. Tiwari, Y. Son, Interactive Particle Swarm: A Pareto Adaptive Meta-Heuristic to Multi Objective Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Part A., 38(2), 2008, 258 - 277.

Jayendran Venkateswaran and Young Jun Son, Effect of Information Update Frequency on the Stability of Production-Inventory Control Systems, International Journal of Production Economics, 106(1), 2007, 171 - 190.

Y. Son and J. Venkateswaran, Hierarchical Supply Chain Planning Architecture for Integrated Analysis of Stability and Performance, International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling, 3(3), 2007, 153 - 169.

J. Min, W. Beyeler, T. Brown, Y. Son, and A. Jones, Toward Modeling and Simulation of Critical National Infrastructure Interdependencies, IIE Transactions, 39(1), 2007, 57 - 71.

Young Jun Son, Richard A. Wysk, and Albert T. Jones, Simulation Based Shop Floor Control: Formal Model, Model Generation and Control Interface, IIE Transactions on Design and Manufacturing, 35 (1), January 2003, 29 - 48.

Arizona Eng. Faculty Fellow, da Vinci Fellow

University of Arizona College of Engineering