David Coit Publications (h-Index: Google Scholar 59; Web of Science 41)

EDITORIAL ROLES

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Reliability

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Risk and Reliability

  • Department Editor, IISE Transactions (2005 - 2020)

  • Editorial Board, Reliability Engineering & System Safety

  • Special Issue Editor (with Dmitry Ivanov, Wewei Chen, Nezih Altay), IISE Transactions (special issue on Modeling and Optimization of Supply Chain Resilience to Pandemics and Long-Term Crises, to appear 2023) -> link

  • Special Issue Editor (with Pingfeng Wang), Reliability Engineering & System Safety (special issue on Physics-Informed Machine Learning for Reliability and Safety, to appear 2023) -> link

  • Special Issue Editor (with Lirong Cui), Journal of Risk and Reliability (special issue featuring extended papers from SMRLO,published April 2022)

  • Special Issue Editor (with Min Xie & Christophe Berenguer), Computers & Industrial Engineering (special issue on Advanced Reliability and Maintenance for Industrial Applications, published September 2020)

  • Special Issue Editor (with Enrico Zio), Reliability Engineering & System Safety (special issue on RAMS Optimization, published December 2019)

JOURNAL ARTICLES

2022

1. “Joint optimization of spare part supply and opportunistic condition-based maintenance for onshore wind farms considering maintenance route,” Xiaoyan Zhu, Jun Wang, & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 2022 (in print).

2. “A review of Pareto pruning methods for multi-objective optimization,” Sanyapong Petchrompo, David Coit, Alexandra Brintrup, Anupong Wannakrairot & Ajith Kumar Parlikad, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 167, May 2022 -> free download

3. “Dynamic Maintenance Model for a Repairable Multi-component System Using Deep Reinforcement Learning,” Nooshin Yousefi, Stamatis Tsianikas & David Coit, Quality Engineering, vol. 34, no. 1, January 2022 -> free download

4. Multi-objective Trip Planning with Solution Ranking Based on User Preference and Restaurant Selection, Supoj Chaochaicharoekul, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, IEEE Access, vol 10, January 2022 -> free download

5. “Seizing Opportunity: Maintenance Optimization in Offshore Wind Farms Considering Accessibility, Production and Crew Dispatch,” Petros Papadopoulos, David Coit & Ahmed Aziz Ezzat, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 13, no. 1, January 2022.

2021

6. “Markov Additive Processes for Degradation with Jumps under Dynamic Environments,” Yin Shu, Qianmei Feng, Edward Kao, David Coit & Hao Liu, Naval Research Logistics, vol. 68, no. 7, October 2021

7. “Optimal Control-limit Maintenance Policy for a Production System with Multiple Process States,” Shuyuan Gan, Nooshin Yousefi & David Coit, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 148, August 2021. -> free download

8. “A Storage Expansion Planning Framework using Reinforcement Learning and Simulation-Based Optimization” Stamatis Tsianikas, Nooshin Yousefi, Jian Zhou, Mark Rodgers & David Coit, Applied Energy, vol. 290, May 2021.

9. “Reliability Assessment and Lifetime Prediction of Degradation Processes Considering Recoverable Shock Damages,” T. Huang, Yuepu Zhao, David Coit & Loon-Ching Tang, IISE Transactions, vol. 53, no. 5, May 2021. -> free download

10. “Resiliency-based Restoration Optimization for Dependent Network Systems Against Cascading Failures,” Jian Zhou, David Coit, Frank Felder & Dali Wang, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 2017, March 2021.

2020

11. “Reliability Analysis of Systems Considering Clusters of Dependent Degrading Components,” Nooshin Yousefi, David Coit & Sanling Song, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 202, October 2020. -> errata

12. “Pareto Uncertainty Index for Evaluating and Comparing Solutions for Stochastic Multiple Objective Problems,” Saltuk Buğra Selçuklu, David Coit & Frank Felder, European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 284, no. 2, July 2020.

13. “Game Theory-based Solution Selection for Multi-objective Redundancy Allocation in Interval-valued Problem Parameters,” Ran Cao, David Coit, Wei Hou & Yushu Yang, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 199, July 2020.

14. “Reinforcement Learning for Dynamic Condition-based Maintenance of a System with Individually Repairable Components,” Nooshin Yousefi, Stamatis Tsianikas & David Coit, Quality Engineering, vol. 32, no. 3, June 2020. -> free download

15. “Dynamic Maintenance Policy for Systems with Repairable Components Subject to Mutually Dependent Competing Failure Processes,” Nooshin Yousefi, David Coit & Xiaoyan Zhu, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 143, May 2020.

2019

16. “The Evolution of System Reliability Optimization,” David Coit & Enrico Zio, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 192, December 2019.

17. “Optimization of On-condition Thresholds for a System of Degrading Components with Competing Dependent Failure Processes,” Nooshin Yousefi, David Coit, Sanling Song & Qianmei Feng, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 192, December 2019.

18. “Economic Trends and Comparisons for Optimizing Grid-Outage Resilient Photovoltaic and Battery Systems,” Stamatis Tsianikas, Jian Zhou, Dunbar P. Birnie & David Coit, Applied Energy, vol. 256, December 2019.

19. “Degradation Modeling and Lifetime Prediction Considering Effective Shocks in a Dynamic Environment,” T. Huang, Bo Peng, David Coit & Zixuan Yu, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 68, no. 3, September 2019.

20. “A Risk-Averse Stochastic Program for Integrated System Design and Preventive Maintenance Planning,” Xiaoqiang Bei, Xiaoyan Zhu & David Coit, European Journal of Operational Research,” vol. 276, no. 2, July 2019.

21. “Assessing the Effects of Power Grid Expansion on Human Health Externalities,” Mark Rodgers, David Coit, Frank Felder & Annmarie Carlton, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, vol. 66, June 2019.

22. “Economic and Resilience Benefit Analysis of Incorporating Battery Storage to Photovoltaic Array Generation,” Jian Zhou, Stamatis Tsianikas, Dunbar P. Birnie & David Coit, Renewable Energy, vol. 135, May 2019.

23. “A Metamodeling Framework for Quantifying Health Damages of Power Grid Expansion Plans,” Mark Rodgers, David Coit, Frank Felder & Annmarie Carlton, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 16, no. 10, May 2019. -> free download

24. “Start-up Demonstration Tests with the Intent of Equipment Classification for Balanced Systems,” Xian Zhao, Xiaoyue Wang, David Coit & Yuan Chen, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 68, no. 1, March 2019.

25. “Reliability Optimization of Series-Parallel Systems with K-mixed Redundancy Strategy,” Abdossaber Peiravi, Mahdi Karbasian, Mostafa Abouei Ardakan & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 183, March 2019.

2018

26. “Generation Expansion Planning Considering Health and Societal Damages - A Simulation-Based Optimization Approach,” Mark Rodgers, David Coit, Frank Felder & Annmarie Carlton, Energy, vol. 164, December 2018.

27. “Optimal System Design and Sequential Preventive Maintenance under Uncertain Aperiodic-Changing Stresses,” Xiaoyan Zhu, Xiaoqiang Bei, Nida Chatwattanasiri & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 67, no. 3, September 2018.

28. “Resiliency-Based Optimization of Restoration Policies for Electric Power Distribution Systems,” Marcelo Figueroa-Candia, Frank Felder & David Coit, Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 161, August 2018.

29. “Integrated Optimization of Offshore Wind Farm Layout Design and Turbine Opportunistic Condition-based Maintenance,” Sanling Song, Qing Li, Frank Felder, Honggang Wang & David Coit, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 120, June 2018.

30. “System Reliability Modeling Considering Correlated Probabilistic Competing Failures,” Yujie Wang, Liudong Xing, Honggang Wang & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 67, no. 2, June 2018.

31. “Combined Effects of Load Dynamics and Dependence Clusters on Cascading Failures in Network Systems,” Jian Zhou, Ning Huang, David Coit & Frank Felder, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 160, February 2018.

32. “Priority Rules-based Algorithmic Design on Two-sided Assembly Line Balancing,” Yuchen Li & David Coit, Production Engineering, vol. 12, no. 1, February 2018.

2017

33. “Performance Analysis for a Wireless Sensor Network of Star Topology with Random Nodes Deployment,” Cong Lin, Lirong Cui, David Coit & Min Lv, Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 97, no. 3, December 2017.

34. “Reliability and Importance Measures for m-consecutive-k; l-out-of-n system with Non-homogeneous Markov-Dependent Components,” Xiaoyan Zhu, Mahmoud Boushaba, David Coit & Azzeddine Benyahia, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vo. 167, November 2017.

35. “Reliability Analysis and Condition-based Maintenance for Failure Processes with Degradation-Dependent Hard Failure Threshold,” Koosha Rafiee, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Quality & Reliability Engineering International, vol. 33, no. 7, November 2017.

36. “Combined Redundancy Allocation and Maintenance Planning Using a Two-Stage Stochastic Programming Model for Multiple Component Systems,” Xiaoqiang Bei, Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit & Xiaoyan Zhu, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 66, no. 3, September 2017.

37. “Condition-based Maintenance under Performance-based Contracting,” Yisha Xiang, Zhicheng Zhu, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 111, September 2017.

38. “Optimal Time Interval between Periodic Inspections for a Cold Standby Multistate System,” Angélica Alebrant Mendes, José Luis Duarte Ribeiro & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 66, no. 2, June 2017.

39. “An Approximation Method for Evaluating the Reliability of a Dynamic kr-out-of-nr:F system Subjected to Cyclic Alternating Operation conditions,” Cong Lin, Lirong Cui, David Coit & Min Lv, Journal of Risk & Reliability, vol. 231, no. 2, April 2017.

40. “Reliability Assessment of Competing Risks with Generalized Mixed Shock Models,” Koosha Rafiee, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 159, March 2017.

41. “Game-Theoretic Models for Electric Distribution Resiliency/Reliability from a Multiple Stakeholder Perspective,” Gene (Xiaojun) Shan, Frank Felder & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 49, no. 2, February 2017.

2016

42. “A Multi-objective Joint Burn-in and Imperfect Condition-based Maintenance Model for Degradation-based Heterogeneous Populations,” Yisha Xiang, David Coit & Zhicheng Zhu, Quality & Reliability Engineering International, vol. 32, no. 8, December 2016.

43. “Stochastic Optimization for Electric Power Generation Expansion Planning with Discrete Climate Change Scenarios,” Shuya Li, David Coit & Frank Felder, Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 140, November 2016.

44. “A Novel Strategy for Redundant Components in Reliability-Redundancy Allocation Problems,” Mostafa Abouei Ardakan, Mohammad Sima, Ali Zeinal Hamadani, David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 48, no. 11, November 2016.

45. “System Redundancy Optimization with Uncertain Stress-based Component Reliability: Minimization of Regret,” Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 154, October 2016.

46. “Reliability modeling on consecutive kr-out-of-nr:F linear zigzag structure and circular polygon structure,” Cong Lin, Lirong Cui, David Coit & Min Lv, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 65, no. 3, September 2016.

47. “Reliability Analysis and Condition-based Maintenance of Systems with Dependent Degrading Components based on Thermodynamic Physics-of-Failure," Qianmei Feng, Lei Jiang & David Coit, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, September 2016, vol. 86, no. 1, September 2016.

48. “Reliability Analysis of Multiple-Component Series Systems Subject to Hard and Soft Failures with Dependent Shock Effects,” Sanling Song, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, IIE Transactions, vol. 48, no. 8, August 2016.

49. “Joint Optimization of Production Scheduling and Machine Group Preventive Maintenance,” Lei Xiao, Sanling Song, Xiaohui Chen & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 146, February 2016.

2015

50. "Mean-Risk Stochastic Electricity Generation Expansion Planning Problems with Demand Uncertainties considering Conditional-Value-at-Risk & Maximum Regret as Risk Measures," Hatice Tekiner-Mogulkoc, David Coit & Frank Felder, International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, vol. 73, December 2015.

51. “Condition-Based Maintenance for Repairable Deteriorating Systems subject to Generalized Mixed Shock Model,” Koosha Rafiee, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 64, no. 4, December 2015.

52. "Reliability and Condition-Based Maintenance for Multi-Stent Systems with Stochastic Dependent Competing Risk Processes," Qianmei Feng, Koosha Rafiee, Elias Keedy, Ali Arab, David Coit & Sanling Song, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, vol. 80, no. 9-12, October 2015.

53. “Life Distribution Analysis based on Lévy Subordinators for Degradation with Random Jumps,” Yin Shu, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Naval Research Logistics, vol. 62, no. 6, September 2015.

54. “Dynamic k-out-of-n System Reliability with Component Partnership,” David Coit, Nida Chatwattanasiri, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & Abdullah Konak, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 138, June 2015.

55. “Modeling Zoned Shock Effects on Stochastic Degradation in Dependent Failure Processes,” Lei Jiang, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 47, no. 5, May 2015.

2014

56. “Reliability for Systems of Degrading Components with Distinct Component Shock Sets,” Sanling Song, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 132, December 2014.

57. “Establishment of the Optimal Time Interval Between Periodic Inspections for Redundant Systems,” Angélica Alebrant Mendes, David Coit & José Luis Duarte Ribeiro, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 131, November 2014

58. "Accelerated Burn-in and Condition-based Maintenance for n-subpopulations subject to Stochastic Degradation,” Yisha Xiang, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, IIE Transactions, vol. 46, no. 10, October 2014.

59. “Criticality measures for components with multi-dimensional degradation,” Xiao Liu, Khalifa Al-Khalifa, Elsayed Elsayed, David Coit & Abdelmagid Hamouda, IIE Transactions, vol. 46, no. 10, October 2014.

60. "Reliability Modeling for Dependent Competing Failure Processes with Changing Degradation Rate," Koosha Rafiee, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 46, no. 5, May 2014. This paper was featured in April 2014 ISE Magazine.

61. "Reliability Analysis for Multi-Component Systems Subject to Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes," Sanling Song, David Coit, Qianmei Feng & Hao Peng, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 63, no. 1, March 2014.

2013

62. "n-Subpopulations Experiencing Stochastic Degradation: Reliability Modeling, Burn-in and Preventive Replacement Optimization," Yisha Xiang, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, IIE Transactions, vol. 45, no. 4, April 2013.

63. "Condition-based Maintenance for Continuously Monitored Degrading Systems with Multiple Failure Modes," Xiao Liu, Jingrui Li, Khalifa Al-Khalifa, Abdelmagid Hamouda, David Coit & Elsayed Elsayed, IIE Transactions, vol. 45, no. 4, April 2013.

64. "Multi-Criteria Planning for Distributed Wind Generation under Strategic Maintenance," Tongdan Jin, Yu Tian, Cai Wen Zhang & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 28, no. 1, January 2013.

2012

65. "Reliability and Maintenance Modeling for Dependent Competing Failure Processes with Shifting Failure Thresholds," Lei Jiang, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 61, no. 4, December 2012.

66. "Electric Power System Generation Expansion Plans Considering the Impact of Smart Grid Technologies," Hatice Tekiner-Mogulkoc, David Coit & Frank Felder, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, vol. 42, no. 1, November 2012.

67. "Safety Constraints Applied to an Adaptive Bayesian Condition-Based Maintenance Optimization Model," Roger Flage, David Coit, James Luxhoj & Terje Aven, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 102, 16-26, June 2012.

68. "A New Multiple Objective Evolutionary Algorithm for Reliability Optimization of Series-Parallel Systems," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, International Journal of Applied Evolutionary Computation, vol. 4, no. 2, April/June 2012.

69. "Data Survivability vs. Security in Information Systems," Gregory Levitin, Kjell Hausken, Heidi Taboada, David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 100, 19–27, April 2012.

70. "Component Reliability Criticality or Importance Measures for Systems with Degrading Components," Hao Peng, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 61, no. 1, March 2012.

2011

71. "System Reliability Optimization Considering Uncertainty: Minimization of the Coefficient of Variation for Series-Parallel Systems," Hatice Tekiner-Mogulkoc & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 60, no. 3, September 2011.

72. "Reliability and Maintenance Modeling for Systems Subject to Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes," Hao Peng, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 43, no. 1, January 2011. This paper was featured in December 2010 ISE Magazine.

2010

73. "Reliability Allocation for Series-Parallel Systems Using a Column Generation Approach," Leila Zia & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 59, no. 4, December 2010.

74. "Multi-period Multi-objective Electricity Generation Expansion Planning Problem with Monte Carlo Simulation," Hatice Tekiner, David Coit & Frank Felder, Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 80, no. 12, December 2010.

75. "An Efficient Multi-state Multi-valued Decision Diagram-Based Approach for Multi-state System Sensitivity Analysis," Akhilesh Shrestha, Liudong Xing & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 59, no. 3, September 2010.

76. "A Degradation-Based Model for Joint Optimization of Burn-in, Quality Inspection and Maintenance: A Light Display Device Application," Qianmei Feng, Hao Peng & David Coit, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, vol. 50, no. 5-8, September 2010.

77. "A Neural Network Applied to Estimate Burr XII Distribution Parameters," Babak Abbasi, Seyedeh Hosseinifard & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 95, no. 6, June 2010.

78. "Neural Network Models to Anticipate Failures of Airport Ground Transportation Vehicle Doors," Alice Smith, David Coit & YC Liang, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering (TASE), vol. 7, no. 1, January 2010.

2009

79. "A Two-stage Approach for Multi-objective Decision Making with Applications to System Reliability Optimization," Zhaojun Li, Haitao Liao & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 94, no. 10, October 2009.

80. "A Decision Analytic Approach for Technology Portfolio Prioritization: Aviation Safety Applications," Varun Sharma, David Coit, Ahmet Oztekin & JamesLuxhøj, Journal of Risk Research, vol. 12, no. 6, September 2009, 843-864.

81. "Simultaneous Quality and Reliability Optimization for Micro-engines Subject to Degradation," Hao Peng, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 58, no. 1, March 2009. -> free download

2008

82. "Component Replacement Models for Electricity Distribution Systems," Jose Espiritu & David Coit, The Engineering Economist, vol. 53, no. 4, October 2008.

83. "Unbiased Variance Estimates for System Reliability Estimate Using Block Decompositions," Tongdan Jin & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 57, no. 3, September 2008.

84. "Design Allocation of Multi-state Series-Parallel Systems for Power Systems Planning: A Multiple Objective Evolutionary Approach," Heidi Taboada, Jose Espiritu & David Coit, Journal of Risk & Reliability, vol. 222, no. 3, September 2008.

85. "Pruned Pareto-Optimal Sets for the System Redundancy Allocation Problem Based on Multiple Prioritized Objectives," Sadan Kulturel-Konak, David Coit & Fatema Baheranwala, Journal of Heuristics, vol. 14, no. 4, August 2008.

86. "Multiple Objective Scheduling Problems: Determination of Pruned Pareto Sets," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 40, no. 5, May 2008.

87. "MOMS-GA: A Multi-objective Multi-State Genetic Algorithm for System Reliability Optimization Design Problems," Heidi Taboada, Jose Espiritu & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 57, no. 1, March 2008.

2007

88. "Multi-state Component Criticality Analysis for Reliability Improvement in Multi-state Systems," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, Vol. 92, No. 12, December 2007.

89. "Optimization of System Reliability in the Presence of Common Cause Failures," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, Vol. 92, No. 10, October 2007.

90. "Data Clustering of Solutions for Multiple Objective System Reliability Optimization Problems," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, Quality Technology & Quantitative Management, vol. 4, no. 2, June 2007.

91. "Component Criticality Importance Measures for the Power Industry," Jose Espiritu, David Coit & Upyukt Prakash, Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 77, no. 5-6, April 2007.

92. "Fault-Tolerant Embedded System Design & Optimization Considering Reliability Estimation Uncertainty," Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 92, no. 4, April 2007.

93. "Practical Solutions for Multi-Objective Optimization: An Application to System Reliability Design Problems," Heidi Taboada, Fatema Baheranwala, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 92, no. 3, March 2007.

94. “A Bayesian Approach to Severity Assessment in Risk Modeling: An Aviation Safety Application,” Denise Andres, James Luxhoj & David Coit, Human Factors & Aerospace Safety, vol. 6, no. 1, 2007.

2006

95. "Multiple Weighted Objectives Heuristic for the Redundancy Allocation Problem," David Coit & Abdullah Konak, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 55, no. 3, September 2006.

96. "Multi-Objective Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms: A Tutorial," Abdullah Konak, David Coit & Alice Smith, Reliability Engineering & System Safety,vol. 91, no. 9, September 2006. This paper has the highest number of citations in the history of the journal Reliability Engineering & System Safety.

97. "New Insights on Multi-state Component Criticality & Importance," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, Claudio Rocco, Bethel Gebre, David Coit, Michael Tortorella, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 91, no. 8, August 2006.

98. "A Generalized Multistate-Based Path Vector Approach for Multistate Two-Terminal Reliability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Michael Tortorella, IIE Transactions, vol. 38, no. 6, June 2006.

2005

99. "A Method for Correlating Field Life Degradation with Reliability Prediction for Electronic Modules," David Coit, John Evans, Nathan Vogt & James R. Thompson, Quality & Reliability Engineering International, vol. 21, no. 7, November 2005.

100. "Composite Importance Measures for Multistate Systems with Multistate Components," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 54, no. 3, September 2005.

101. "Optimal Design of Reliable Network Systems in Presence of Uncertainty," Marzio Marseguerra, Enrico Zio, Luca Podofillini & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 54, no. 2, June 2005.

102. "A Monte-Carlo Simulation Approach for Approximating Multistate Two-Terminal Reliability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 87, no. 2, February 2005.

103. "Modeling of Human-System Risk & Safety: Aviation Case Studies as Exemplars," Denise Andres, James Luxhoj & David Coit, Human Factors & Aerospace Safety, vol. 5, no. 2, 2005.

2004

104. "System Optimization Considering Component Reliability Estimation Uncertainty: A Multi-Criteria Approach," David Coit, Tongdan Jin & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 53, no. 3, September 2004.

105. "Test Plan Allocation to Minimize System Reliability Estimation Variability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Tongdan Jin, International Journal of Reliability, Quality & Safety Engineering, vol. 11, no. 3, September 2004.

106. "Reliability Optimization of Series-Parallel Systems Using a Max-Min Approach," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Abdullah Konak, IIE Transactions, vol. 36, no. 9, September 2004.

107. "Exploiting Tabu Search Memory in Constrained Problems," Sadan Kulturel-Konak, Bryan Norman, David Coit & Alice Smith, INFORMS Journal on Computing, vol. 16, no. 3, Summer 2004.

108. "A Heuristic for Solving the Redundancy Allocation Problem for Multistate Series-Parallel Systems," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 83, no. 3, March 2004, pp. 341-349.

109. "A Bayesian Framework to Assess the Impact of Advanced Aviation Technologies on Post-Crash Human & Aircraft Survivability," Muhammad Jalil, James Luxhoj & David Coit, Human Factors & Aerospace Safety, vol. 4, no. 2, 2004.

2003

110. "Network Reliability Estimates using Linear & Quadratic Unreliability of Minimal Cuts," Tongdan Jin & David Coit, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 82, no. 1, October 2003, pp. 41-48.

111. "Maximization of System Reliability With a Choice of Redundancy Strategies," David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 35, no. 6, June 2003, pp. 535-544. This paper was featured in June 2003 ISE Magazine.

112. "Efficiently Solving the Redundancy Allocation Problem Using Tabu Search," Sadan Kulturel-Konak, Alice Smith & David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 35, no. 6, June 2003, pp. 515-526.

2002

113. "Neural Network Open Loop Control System for Wave Soldering," David Coit, Bonnie Turner Jackson & Alice Smith, Journal of Electronics Manufacturing, vol. 11, no. 1, March 2002, pp. 95-105.

114. "Genetic Algorithm to Maximize a Lower-Bound for System Time-to-Failure With Uncertain Component Weibull Parameters," David Coit & Alice Smith, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 41, no. 14, February 2002, pp. 423-440.

2001

115. "Variance of System Reliability Estimates With Arbitrarily Repeated Components," Tongdan Jin & David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 50, no. 4, December 2001, pp. 409-413.

116. "Cold-Standby Redundancy Optimization for Nonrepairable Systems," David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 33, no. 6, June 2001, pp. 471-478.

117. "Prioritizing System Reliability Prediction Improvements," David Coit & Tongdan Jin, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 50, no. 1, March 2001, pp. 17-25.

2000 and earlier

118. "Gamma Distribution Parameter Estimation for Field Reliability Data With Missing Failure Times ," David Coit & Tongdan Jin, IIE Transactions, vol. 32, no. 12, December 2000, pp. 1161-1166.

119. "System Reliability Optimization With k-out-of-n Subsystems ," David Coit & Jiachen Liu, International Journal of Reliability, Quality & Safety Engineering, Vol. 7, no. 2, June 2000, pp. 129-143.

120. "Analysis of Grouped Data From Field Failure Reporting Systems," David Coit & Kieron Dey, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, vol. 65, no. 2, August 1999, pp. 95-101.

121. "A Highly Efficient Monte Carlo Method for Assessment of System Reliability Based on a Markov Model," Mainak Mazumdar, David Coit & Kevin McBride, American Journal of Mathematical & Management Sciences, vol. 19, nos. 1 & 2, 1999, pp. 115-133.

122. "Economic Allocation of Test Times for Subsystem-Level Reliability Growth Testing," David Coit, IIE Transactions, vol. 30, no. 12, December 1998, pp. 1143-1151.

123. "Static Neural Network Process Models: Considerations & Case Studies," David Coit, Bonnie Turner Jackson & Alice Smith, International Journal of Production Research, vol. 36, no. 11, October 1998, pp. 2953-2967.

124. "Redundancy Allocation to Maximize a Lower Percentile of the System Time-to-Failure Distribution," David Coit & Alice Smith, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 47, no. 1, March 1998, pp. 79-87.

125. "System-Reliability Confidence Intervals for Complex Systems With Estimated Component Reliability," David Coit, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 46, no. 4, December 1997, pp. 487-493.

126. "Penalty Guided Genetic Search for Reliability Design Optimization," David Coit & Alice Smith, Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 30, no. 4, September 1996, pp. 895-904.

127. "Reliability Optimization of Series-Parallel Systems Using a Genetic Algorithm," David Coit & Alice Smith, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 45, no. 2, June 1996, pp. 254-260. This paper has the third most number of citations in the history of the journal IEEE Transactions on Reliability.

128. "Solving the Redundancy Allocation Problem Using a Combined Neural Network/Genetic Algorithm Approach," David Coit & Alice Smith, Computers & Operations Research, vol. 23, no. 6, June 1996, pp. 515-526.

129. "Adaptive Penalty Methods for Genetic Optimization of Constrained Combinatorial Problems," David Coit, Alice Smith & David Tate, INFORMS Journal on Computing, vol. 8, no. 2, Spring 1996, pp. 173-182.

130. "Use of a Simulation Model to Select Preventive Maintenance Times," David Coit, Communications in Reliability, Maintainability & Supportability, vol. 3, no. 1, January 1996, pp. 51-57.

131. "Geometric Evaluation of Mandibular Distraction," H. Wolfgang Losken, Gary Patterson, David Tate & David Coit, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, vol. 6, no. 5, September 1995, pp. 395-400.

132. "Practical Reliability Data & Analysis," David Coit, Kieron Dey & Wayne Turkowski, Reliability Engineering, vol. 14, no. 1, January 1986, pp. 1-18.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

2022

1. "Two-stage Degradation Modeling Combined with Machine Learning for Steel Rebar Degradation Prediction,” Jian Zhou, David. Coit, Hani Nassif and Zhanhang Li, Proceedings of the 2022 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Tucson, AZ, January 2022.

2021

2. “Optimum sizing of economic and grid-outage resilient solar array considering the forecasting of solar project cost and customer load demand,” Jian Zhou, Stamatis Tsianikas, Nooshin Yousefi and David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (QR2MSE), Chengdu, China, October 2021.

2020

3. “The Impact of Analytical Outage Modeling on Expansion Planning Problems in the Area of Power Systems,” Stamatis Tsianikas, Jian Zhou, Frank Felder and David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), virtual conference, November 2020.

4. “Inspection plan prediction for multi-repairable component systems using neural network,” Nooshin Yousefi, Stamatis Tsianikas, Jian Zhou and David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), virtual conference, November 2020.

2019

5. "Reliability Analysis of Systems Subject to Mutually Dependent Competing Failure Processes with Changing Degradation Rate," Nooshin Yousefi and David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability (MMR2019), Hong Kong, China, June 3, 2019.

6. "Dynamic Inspection Planning for Systems with Individually Repairable Components," Nooshin Yousefi and David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability (MMR2019), Hong Kong, China, June 3, 2019.

7. “Battery Selection for Optimal Grid-Outage Resilient Photovoltaic and Battery Systems,” Stamatis Tsianikas, Jian Zhou, Nooshin Yousefi and David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2019.

8. “Techno-economic Analysis of a PV+Battery System,” Stamatis Tsianikas, Jian Zhou, Dunbar P. Birnie III and David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2019.

9. “Resiliency Optimization for Western U.S. Transmission Grid Against Cascading Failures,” Jian Zhou, Stamatis Tsianikas, Frank Felder and David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2019.

2018

10. “Redundancy Allocation for Serial-Parallel System Considering Heterogeneity of Components,” Zhicheng Zhu, Yisha Xiang, David Coit, Proceedings of the ASME 2018 International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC2018), College Station, TX, June 2018.

11. “Optimal Restoration for Resilience of Dependency Systems Against Cascading Failures,” Jian Zhou, David Coit & Frank Felder, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2018.

2017

12. "Generation Expansion Planning of Turkey Considering Cost, Emissions, and Uncertainty with PUI Post Pareto Analysis," Saltuk Selcuklu, David Coit, Frank Felder, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computational and Experimental Science and Engineering (ICCESEN 2017), Antayla, Turkey, October 2017.

2015

13. “Increasing Energy Reliability and Power Quality via Intermittent Onsite Generation,” Tongdan Jin, Fei Sun, David Coit, Yi Ding, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Nashville, TN, May 2015.

14. "Stochastic Multiple Objective Electric Generation Expansion Planning," Saltuk Selcuklu, David Coit, Nida Chatwattanasiri, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Computer, Telecommunications & Information Technology (ECTI-CON), Hua Hin, Thailand, June 2015.

2014

15. “Two-Stage Stochastic Algorithm for System Cost-Reliability and Maintenance Optimization Considering Uncertain Future Usage Scenarios,” Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Montreal, Canada, May 2014.

16. “Electric Power Generation Expansion Planning: Robust Optimization Considering Climate Change,” Shuya Li, David Coit, Saltuk Selcuklu and Frank Felder, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Montreal, Canada, May 2014.

2013

17. “A New Methodology for Solving Multi-Objective Stochastic Optimization Problems with Independent Objective Functions,” Saltuk Selcuklu, David Coit, Frank Felder, Mark Rodgers & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management (IEEM 2013), Bangkok, Thailand, December, 2013.

18. “Dynamic k-out-of-n System with Component Partnership Design with Two Dependent Competing Failure Processes,” Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management (IEEM 2013), Bangkok, Thailand, December, 2013.

19. “Reliability Analysis for Parallel Systems with Different Component Shock Sets,” Sanling Song, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2013.

20. “Reliability Assessment of Dependent Competing Risks with Mixed Shock Model,” Koosha Rafiee, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2013.

21. “Expected Reliability For Systems Under Uncertain Usage Environment With Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes,” Nida Chatwattanasiri, Sanling Song, David Coit, Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2013.

22. “Reliability Analysis for Implanted Multi-Stent Systems with Stochastic Dependent Competing Risk Processes,” Ali Arab, Elias Keedy, Qianmei Feng, Sanling Song & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2013.

23. "System Level Reliability Analyses and Predictions in a Varying Stress Environment," Dona Johnson, David Coit, Robert Kosaka & Keith Megow, Proceedings of the 2013 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Orlando, FL, January 2013.

2012

24. "System Reliability Optimization Considering Uncertain Future Operating Conditions and Usage Stresses," Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit, Mark Rodgers & Sanling Song, Proceedings of the 18th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design, Boston, MA, July 2012.

25. "Multi-Objective Optimization for k-out-of-n Redundancy Allocation Problem," Tipwimol Sooktip, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, David Coit & Nida Chatwattanasiri, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (QR2MSE), Chengdu, China, June 2012.

26. "Reliability Analysis for k-out-of-n Systems Subject to Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes," Sanling Song, Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit, Qianmei Feng & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (QR2MSE), Chengdu, China, June 2012.

27. "Reliability Modeling for Ramp-Stress Accelerated Degradation Testing," Peng Wang & David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (QR2MSE), Chengdu, China, June 2012.

28. "Component Reliability with Competing Failure Processes and Dependent Shock Damage," Sanling Song, David Coit, Qianmei Feng & Hao Peng, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2012.

29. "Reliability Analysis of Systems with Dependent Degrading Components based on Thermodynamic Physics-of-Failure Analysis," Lei Jiang, Qianmei Feng, David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2012.

30. "Dynamic k-out-of-n System Reliability for Redundant Local Area Networks," Nida Chatwattanasiri, David Coit, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Tipwimol Sooktip, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Computer, Telecommunications & Information Technology (ECTI-CON), Cha-am Beach, Petchburi, Thailand, May 2012.

31. "A Framework for Condition-Based Maintenance Scheduling," Xiao Liu, Jingrui Li, Khalifa Al-Khalifa, Abdelmagid Hamouda, David Coit & Elsayed A. Elsayed, Proceedings of the 2012 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Reno, NV, January 2012.

2011

32. "System Reliability Optimization with Constrained k-out-of-n Redundancies," Tipwimon Sooktip, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Quality and Reliability (ICQR), Bangkok, Thailand, September 2011.

33. "Multiple Objective System Reliability Post-Pareto Optimality Using Self Organizing Trees," Oswaldo Aguirre, Heidi Taboada, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Quality and Reliability (ICQR), Bangkok, Thailand, September 2011.

34. "Reliability Estimation & Preventive Maintenance for Complex Multi-Component Systems Subject to Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes," Sanling Song, David Coit, Hao Peng & Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability (MMR), Beijing, China, June 2011.

35. "A Step-Stress Accelerated Degradation Model With Multiple Stress Covariates," Peng Wang & David Coit, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability (MMR), Beijing, China, June 2011.

36. "Reliability Modeling of a Series System with Correlated or Dependent Component Degradation Processes," Jingrui Li, David Coit & Elsayed A. Elsayed,Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (ICQR2MSE), Xi'an, China, June 2011.

37. "Optimal Burn-in for n Subpopulations with Stochastic Degradation," Yisha Xiang, David Coit & Qianmei Feng, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (ICQR2MSE), Xi'an, China, June 2011.

38. "Reliability Analysis for Dependent Failure Processes and Dependent Failure Threshold," Lei Jiang, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance & Safety Engineering (ICQR2MSE), Xi'an, China, June 2011.

39. "System Reliability Models with Stress Covariates for Changing Load Profiles," Akira Hada, David Coit, Mark Agnello & Keith Megow, Proceedings of the 2011 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Orlando, FL, January 2011.

2010

40. "Component-based Predictive Maintenance Modeling for Multi-state Systems," Xiaodao Ye & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Cancun, Mexico, June 2010.

2009

41. "Effects of Smart Grid Technologies on Generation Expansion Plans," Hatice Tekiner, David Coit & Frank Felder, Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Trans-Atlantic Infraday Conference on Applied Infrastructure Modeling and Policy Analysis, Washington DC, November 2009.

42. "Component Replacement Analysis in the Power Industry," Jose Espiritu & David Coit, Proceedings of the 15th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability & Quality in Design, San Francisco, CA, August 2009.

43. "Review and Comparison of System Reliability Optimization Algorithms Considering Reliability Estimation Uncertainty," David Coit, Tongdan Jin & Hatice Tekiner, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability & Safety (ICRMS), Chengdu, China, July 2009.

44. "Multistate Component Importance Analysis Using Multistate Multivalued Decision Diagrams," Akhilesh Shrestha, Liudong Xing & David Coit, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability & Safety (ICRMS), Chengdu, China, July 2009.

45. "Reliability Modeling for MEMS Devices Subjected to Multiple Dependent Competing Failure Processes," Hao Peng, Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Miami, FL, June 2009.

46. "Solving the Single-period Multi-objective Power Generation Expansion Planning Problem," Hatice Tekiner, David Coit & Frank Felder, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Miami, FL, June 2009.

47. "Investigation of Fuzzy Adaptive Resonance Theory in Network Anomaly Intrusion Detection," Nawa Ngamwitthayanon, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN), Wuhon, China, May 2009.

2008

48. "Multi-stage network-based intrusion detection system using back propagation neural networks," Nawa Ngamwitthayanon, NaruemonWattanapongsakorn, Chalermpol Charnsripinyo & David Coit, Proceedings of the Asian International Workshop on Advanced Reliability Modeling (AIWARM), Taichung, Taiwan, October 2008.

49. "System Reliability Optimization Considering Uncertainty: Minimization of a Coefficient of Variation Measure," Hatice Tekiner & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

50. "Development of a New Multiple Objective Prioritized Genetic Algorithm," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

51. "Component Replacement Analysis for Complex Electricity Distribution Configurations," Jose Espiritu & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

52. "Component Replacement Analysis for Radial Distribution Systems," Jose Espiritu & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

53. "Development of a Multiple Objective Genetic Algorithm for Solving Reliability Design Allocation Problems," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

2007

54. "Component Replacement Models for Electricity Transmission and Distribution Systems," Jose Espiritu, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality & Reliability (ICQR 5), Chiang Mai, Thailand, November 2007.

55. "Recent Developed Evolutionary Algorithms for the Multi-objective Optimization of Design Allocation Problems," Heidi Taboada, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality & Reliability (ICQR 5), Chiang Mai, Thailand, November 2007.

56. “Multiple Objective Design Allocation Problems: Development of New Evolutionary Algorithms,” Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Heidi Taboada & David Coit, Stavanger, Norway, June 2007.

57. “Risk-informed Portfolio Assessment: Application to Aviation Safety,” Varun Sharma, David Coit & James Luxhoj, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Stavanger, Norway, June 2007.

58. "Berth Planning By Customer Differentiation A Multi-Objective Approach," Maria Boilé, Sotirios Theofanis, Mihalis Golias, & David Coit, Proceedings of 11th World Conference on Transportation Research, Berkeley, CA, June 2007.

59. "Simultaneous Quality and Reliability Optimization for Systems Composed of Degrading Components," Qianmei Feng & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Nashville, TN, May 2007.

60. “Determination of Pruned Pareto Sets for the Multi-Objective System Redundancy Allocation Problem,” Sadan Kulturel-Konak & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Multi-Criteria Decision-Making, Honolulu, Hawaii, April 2007.

61. "Reliability Assessment Based on Degradation Modeling with Random or Uncertain Failure Threshold," Peng Wang & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2007 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Orlando, FL, January 2007.

2006

62. "Development of a Composite Program Assessment Score (CPAS) for Evaluation of a Technology Portfolio," Varun Sharma, David Coit & James Luxhoj, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Orlando, FL, May 2006.

63. "Data Mining Techniques to Facilitate the Analysis of the Pareto-Optimal Set for Multiple Objective Problems," Heidi Taboada & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Orlando, FL, May 2006.

64. "Customized Component Reliability Importance Measures for Electricity Transmission & Distribution Systems," Jose Espiritu & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Orlando, FL, May 2006.

65. "A General Column Generation Algorithm Applied to System Reliability Optimization Problems," Leila Zia & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Orlando, FL, May 2006.

66. "Modeling Low Probability/High Consequence Events: An Aviation Safety Risk Model," James Luxhoj & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2006 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Newport Beach, CA, January 2006.

2005

67. "Practical Solutions of Multi-objective System Reliability Design Problems using Genetic Algorithms," Heidi Taboada, Fatema Baheranwala, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Quality & Reliability (ICQR4), Beijing, China, August 2005.

68. "Application of Extreme Value Theory for the Prediction of Maximum Bridge Live Load Effects," Mayrai Gindy, Hani Nassif & David Coit, Proceedings of the International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR), Rome, Italy, June 2005.

69. "Towards Safer Skies: a Probabilistic Approach to Risk Assessment of New Aviation Safety Products," James Luxhøj & David Coit, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Gdansk, Poland, June 2005

70. "Multistate Component Criticality Analysis in Multistate Systems," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Gdansk, Poland, June 2005

71. "Solution of Stochastic Multi-objective System Reliability Design Problems Using Genetic Algorithms," David Coit & Fatema Baheranwala, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Gdansk, Poland, June 2005

72. "A Multistate Based Generalized Path Vector Approach for Multistate Two-Terminal Reliability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Michael Tortorella, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Gdansk, Poland, June 2005

73. "Reliability Modeling of Electricity Transmission Systems: An Extension of Traditional Reliability Methods," Jose Espiritu, David Coit, Upyukt Prakash & Jose Ramirez-Marquez, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Atlanta, GA, May 2005.

74. "Correlating Field Requirements to Accelerated Life Testing for Vehicle Electronics," John Evans, Nathan Vogt James R. Thompson & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2005 SAE World Congress & Exhibition , Detroit, MI, April 2005.

75. "Repairable Systems Reliability Trend Tests and Evaluation," Peng Wang & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2005 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Alexandria, VA, January 2005.

2004

76. "Mathematical Estimation Models for Hardware and Software Fault Tolerant System," P. Jirakittayakorn, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, 2004 Asian International Workshop on Advanced Reliability Modeling (AIWARM), Hiroshima, Japan, August 2004.

77. "A Method for Correlating Accelerated Life Testing to Field Life for Electronic Modules," David Coit, John Evans, Nathan Vogt & James R. Thompson, Proceedings of the ISSAT International Conference on Reliability & Quality, Las Vegas, August 2004

78. "Reliability Prediction Based on Degradation Modeling for Systems with Multiple Degradation Measures," Peng Wang & David Coit, Proceedings of the 2004 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Los Angeles, CA, January 2004.

2003

79. "Analysis of Fault-Tolerant Software Systems with Estimated Component Reliability," Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, The 3rd International Symposium on Communications & Information Technologies (ISCIT), Songkhla, Thailand, September 2003, pp. 295-299.

80. “Optimal Redundancy Allocation for Systems Considering Common-Cause Failures,” Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 2003, pp. 1295-1300.

81. “Optimizing Software System Design with Recovery Blocks Considering Reliability Estimation Uncertainty,” Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn & David Coit, Proceedings of the European Safety & Reliability Conference (ESREL), Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 2003, pp. 1671-1678.

82. "Alternative Approach for Analyzing Multistate Network Reliability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez & David Coit, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Portland, OR, May 2003.

83. "A New System Reliability Optimization Approach: Maximization of the Minimum Subsystem Reliability," Jose Ramirez-Marquez, David Coit & Abdullah Konak, Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Portland, OR, May 2003.

84. "Optimal Electric Power Distribution System Reliability Indices Using Binary Programming," Rosawan Bupasiri, Naruemon Wattanapongsakorn, Jamnarn Hokierti, David Coit, Proceedings of the 2003 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Tampa, FL, January 2003.

2002

85. "Reliability Improvement of Airport Ground Transportation Vehicles Using Neural Networks to Anticipate System Failure," Alice Smith, David Coit & Curtis McCullers, Proceedings of the 2002 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Seattle, WA, January 2002, pp. 74-79. This paper was the winner of the William A. J. Golomski Award for Best Paper by an IIE member.

2001

86. "Multi-Criteria Optimization: Maximization of a System Reliability Estimate & Minimization of the Estimate Variance," David Coit & Tongdan Jin, Proceedings of the 2001 European Safety & Reliability International Conference (ESREL), Turin, Italy, September 2001.

2000 and earlier

87. "System Reliability Prediction Prioritization Strategy," David Coit, Proceedings of the 2000 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Los Angeles, CA, January 2000, pp. 175-180. This paper was the winner of the P.K. McElroy Award for Best Paper at conference.

88. "Reliability Optimization Considering Risk Aversion & Uncertainty," David Coit, Proceedings of the Second Asia-Pacific Conference on Industrial Engineering & Management Systems (APIEMS '99), Kanazawa, Japan, October 1999, pp. 205-209.

89. "System Reliability Sensitivity Measures," Tongdan Jin & David Coit, Proceedings of the Eighth Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Phoenix, AZ, May 1999.

90. "System Reliability Modeling Considering the Dependence of Component Environmental Influences," David Coit & John English, Proceedings of the 1999 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Washington DC, January 1999, pp. 214-218.

91. "Reliability Optimization Considering User Risk & Reliability Estimation Uncertainty," David Coit, Proceedings of the Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management Conference (PSAM-4), New York City, NY, September 1998, pp. 2609-2614.

92. "Overview of Accelerated Life Testing for Reciprocal Compressors," Diogenes Feldhaus & David Coit, Proceedings of the 1998 International Compressor Engineering Conference, West Lafayette, IN, July 1998.

93. "System Reliability Optimization Considering Variability of Empirical Component Reliability Estimates," David Coit, Proceedings of the Sixth Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Miami, FL, May 1997, pp. 42-47.

94. "Considering Risk Profiles in Design Optimization for Series-Parallel Systems," David Coit & Alice Smith, Proceedings of the 1997 Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), Philadelphia, PA, January 1997, pp. 271-277.

95. "Stochastic Formulations of the Redundancy Allocation Problem," David Coit & Alice Smith, Proceedings of the Fifth Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Minneapolis, MN, May 1996, pp. 459-463.

96. "Using a Neural Network as a Function Evaluator During GA Search for Reliability Optimization," David Coit & Alice Smith, Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks, Volume 5, ASME Press, November 1995, pp. 369-374.

97. "Using Designed Experiments to Produce Robust Neural Network Models of Manufacturing Processes," David Coit & Alice Smith, Proceedings of the Fourth Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Nashville, TN, May 1995, pp. 229-238.

98. "Optimization Approaches to the Redundancy Allocation Problem for Series-Parallel Systems," David Coit & Alice Smith, Proceedings of the Fourth Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Nashville, TN, May 1995, pp. 342-349.

99. "Wave Soldering Process Control Modeling Using a Neural Network Approach," David Coit, Jay Billa, Alice Smith, William Clark & Amro El-Jaroudi, Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks, Volume 4, ASME Press, November 1994, pp. 999-1004.

100. "Optimum System-Based Component Test Plans for Series Systems With Gamma Distributed Component Lifetimes," Jayant Rajgopal, Mainak Mazumdar & David Coit, Proceedings of the Third Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Atlanta, GA, May 1994, pp. 13-18.

101. "Use of a Genetic Algorithm to Optimize a Combinatorial Reliability Design Problem," David Coit & Alice Smith, Proceedings of the Third Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Atlanta, GA, May 1994, pp. 467-472.

102. "On the Application of Component Test Plans to Demonstrate System Reliability," David Coit, Jayant Rajgopal & Mainak Mazumdar, Proceedings of the ISSAT International Conference on Reliability & Quality, Seattle, WA, March 1994, pp. 283-287.