Publications

     Referred Publications (name underlined when senior author)

    Refereed Journals:

Paula A. Lopez and Grisselle Centeno, “A Systematic Approach for Developing Integrated System to Maximize Efficiency in Transit Maintenance Departments” accepted for publication at International Journal of Productivity & Performance Management, to appear

Alex J. Ruiz-Torres, Grisselle Centeno, “Minimizing the Number of Late Jobs for the Permutation Flowshop Problem with Secondary Resources” accepted for publication at Computers and Operations Research

Alex J. Ruiz-Torres, Grisselle Centeno, “Scheduling with Flexible Resources in Parallel Workcenters to Minimize Maximum Completion time” Computers and Operations Research, in press

Grisselle Centeno, Rajesh Chaudhary, Paula A. Lopez, A Systematic Approach for Developing Standard Times for Repair Activities in Transit Vehicles,  Transportation Research Records, No. 1927, 2006, pp. 112-122

Centeno G., Sampath V., Moreno W., Tadi B. and Maiguel J., “Nondestructive Characterization of CMP Pads Using Statistical Design Analysis”, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2005, pp. 664-671

Centeno, Grisselle and Robert L. Armacost, “Parallel Machine Scheduling with Release Dates, Due Dates, and Machine Eligibility Restrictions for Minimizing Makespan,” International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 42 No. 6, pp.1243-1256, 2004

Zekri S, Clayton L, Ferguson E, Okogbaa G, Kumar A, Das T, Centeno G, Martin-Vega L. “An Impact Study of the Implementation of a Materials Science and Engineering Module at the Fifth Grade Level”,  (2004) Journal of Materials Education, Vol. 26 (3-4): 251-256.

Centeno, Grisselle and Robert Armacost, “Parallel Machine Scheduling with Release Time and Machine Eligibility Restrictions,” Computers and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 33, 1997.

Centeno, Grisselle and M. Mollaghasemi, “A Methodology for a Multiple Criteria Selection of Critical Processes and Alternatives in a Benchmarking Project,” International Journal of Industrial Engineering: Applications and Practices, Vol. 2, No. 3, 1995.

 

Refereed Journals – Under review:

Grisselle Centeno, and Rajesh Chaudhary, “Modeling the Total Benefits for Electronic Toll Collection  Journal of Transportation, in review

Luis D. Otero, Grisselle Centeno and Alex Ruiz-Torres A Systematic Approach for the Resource Allocation in Software Projects, Computers and Industrial Engineering, in review

Grisselle Centeno, Daniel Rojas, Maria A. Rodriguez, “Strategic, Tactical, and Operational Parking Planning and Modeling – A Review”, Transport Reviews, in review

 

Refereed Journals -- In preparation:

Aldo Fabregas, Grisselle Centeno and Beverly Ward, “Predicting travel behavior of elderly population using artificial neural networks” – in preparation for submission Transports Quarterly

Aldo Fabregas, Grisselle Centeno, “Experimental comparison of neural network and logit modeling in disaggregate discrete choice behavior” –in preparation for submission to Transportation Science

Luis D. Otero, Aldo Fabregas and Grisselle Centeno, “An Integer Programming Approach to Alleviate the Parking Problem in Schedule-Based Demand Systems” - in preparation for submission to European Journal of Operations Research

 

Refereed Proceedings:

Grisselle Centeno, Souheil Zekri and Wandaliz Torres-García “Development and Implementation of Advanced Science Training Modules for Elementary Teachers,” accepted for publication IEEE Frontiers in Education, San Diego, 2006

Aldo Fabregas and Grisselle Centeno, “Extension of queuing models for signalized traffic intersections to manufacturing and service environments” Proceedings of IIE Annual Conference , 2006

Daniel Rojas and Grisselle Centeno, “Predicting Parking Demand Using Neural Networks” Proceedings of IIE Annual Conference , 2006

Nick Coblio, Grisselle Centeno, Paul McCright, “Measuring the effect of work flow disruptions on pharmacy dispensing errors” Proceedings of IIE Annual Conference , 2006, invited

G. Centeno and D. Rojas, “Revenue Management Applied to the Parking Industry,” Proceedings of IIE Annual Conference , 2005

Paula Lopez and G. Centeno, “Integrated Scheduling and Information Support System for Transit Maintenance Departments,” Proceedings of IIE Annual Conference, May 2005.

Jose L. Zayas-Castro, Michael Weng, Grisselle Centeno, Jana Iezzi, Kiara Perez-Blanco, “Engineering Service at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center hospital: The Case for improving patient scheduling 2004 Referee Proceedings IIE Annual Conference, May 2005.

Grisselle Centeno, Nicholas A. Coblio, Paul R. McCright, and Heidi M. Means.  “Reducing Human Error in a Pharmacy Through Bar Code System Improvements.” Proceedings of Human Factors in Organizational Design and Management (ODAM) Symposium, 2005.

Paul R. McCright, Nicholas A. Coblio and Grisselle Centeno.   “Impact of Pharmacy Work Environment on Medication Dispensing Errors.”  Proceedings of Human Factors in Organizational Design and Management (ODAM) Symposium, 2005.

Grisselle Centeno,  LaNetra Clayton, Luis D. Otero and Souheil Zekri, “Innovative Modules to Introduce Advance Science and Engineering Concepts,” IEEE Proceedings Frontiers in Education, 34th Annual Conference, Savannah Georgia, October 2004

Miguel Labrador, John T. Wolan, Grisselle Centeno, Ashok Kumar, Gray Mullins, and  Rudiger Schlaf, “A Research Initiative to Close the Gap between Undergraduate and Graduate School in Engineering,” IEEE Proceedings Frontiers in Education 34th Annual Conference, Savannah Georgia, October 2004

Mayur Sedani, Michael Weng and Grisselle Centeno “Single machine scheduling with distinct due date, processing time, and earliness and tardiness penalties” Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM) Conference Proceeding 2003

Alejandro Carbo, Carlos Paternina and Grisselle Centeno “Modeling the Logistic System of a Fertilizer Company” International Journal of Computers and Industrial Engineering, 2003

Grisselle Centeno, V. Sampath, A. Eranki, W. Moreno, P. Datar, B.Tadi, “Application of Statistical Design Models for the Characterization of CMP Pads Using Non-Destructive Ultrasonic Methodology and Laser Testing Methodology” Annual IIE Conference Proceedings, May 2002

 

Other Technical Reports (name underlined when senior author)

Geoffrey Okogbaa, Tapas Das, Louis Martin-Vega, Grisselle Centeno, W. Otieno, V. Nanduri, “Educating stars”, Industrial Engineer, (2006), Vol. 38 No. 8 pp. 34-39

G. Centeno, R. Chaudhary, D. Rojas “Development of Repair Time Standards for Engine & Transmission (power plant) Replacement of Transit Vehicles” Final Report submitted to FDOT, July 2006

A. Yalcin, G. Centeno, J. Zayas-Castro, “Simulation, Analysis and Re-Design of Security Checkpoints at Major Commercial Airports” Final Report submitted to UCITSS, Florida, December 2005

Centeno Grisselle, Mary Matz and Greg Weisenborn, “Productivity Outcome Metrics in Patient Handling & Movement” Summary of Findings and Final Report to Patient Safety Center, Tampa, Fl, November 2005

Centeno Grisselle, “Innovative Capacity and Pricing Models for Parking Services”  Summary of Findings and Final Report – submitted to USF’s Research Council and Division of Research Grants, September 2005

D. Rojas and G. Centeno, “Optimization Techniques Applied Parking Modeling,” REU Report, Submitted May 2004  -- honorific mention in REU COE competition

Kiara Perez-Blanco and G. Centeno, “Job Shop Techniques Applied to Patient Scheduling,” REU Report, Submitted May 2004

Nicholas A. Coblio, Paul McCright, Grisselle Centeno, and Kim Mowrey, "Dispensing Errors and Pharmacists Multi-tasking." – accepted for publication as a letter in the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association.

Rachel Curian, Abdullah Ben-salama, Jayme Price and Grisselle Centeno, “Moffitt Hematology Lab” final report submitted to Ashly Downey, Moffitt Cancer Center, December 2004

Matt Silver, Nicolas Carroso Daniel Simmons, and Grisselle Centeno “Moffitt Chemotheraphy Lab” final report submitted to Ashly Downey, Moffitt Cancer Center, December 2004

Scott McDermott, Jhojana Infante, Scott Wilkinson and Adam Castro and Grisselle Centeno “VA Outpatient Pharmacy – Robot Analysis” final report submitted to Michael McCormick and Nick Coblio at James Haley VA Hospital – December, 2004

D. Rojas and G. Centeno, “Modeling and Evaluating the Parking Selection Process” REU Report, December 2003

M. Arruda and G. Centeno, “Scheduling Radiation Therapists Using Linear Programming Techniques” REU Report, December 2003

D. Rojas and G. Centeno, “Optimization Techniques Applied Parking Modeling,” REU Report, Submitted May 2003

K. Minatte and G. Centeno, “Time Standards for Bus Maintenance”, McNair Research Report, Submitted May 2003

D. Rojas and G. Centeno, “Optimization Techniques Applied to ITS for Parking Reservation,” REU Report, Submitted December 2002

G. Centeno, “Repair Time Standards for Transit Vehicles,” Submitted to FDOT, September 2002

Y. Palacio and G. Centeno, “Time Standards for Braking Systems in Florida Public Transit Systems,” REU Report, Submitted Summer 2002

G. Centeno, V. Bhide and R. Chaudhary, “Transit Database User’s Manual” Submitted to FDOT September 2002

J. Denlinger, R. Miller, K. Surajbally and G. Centeno, “Testing Equipment Service Project,” Submitted to M. Campisi, Raytheon Corp. Largo, FL, Summer 2001

B. Brotherton, A. Rolewski, J. Wosniak, H. Smith and G. Centeno,  “Work Analysis Audit to Nestor Sales LLC” submitted to C. Ick, Nestor Sales, Largo, FL Summer 2001

G. Centeno, R. Chaudhary, P. Lopez, “Development of Repair Time Standard for the Preventive Maintenance of Transit Vehicles,” –FDOT and CUTR, Fall 2003