BOOKS

Boatwright, P. B. H., and J. Cagan, Built to Love: Creating Captivating Customers, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, San Francisco, September 2010.

Vogel, C. M., J. Cagan and P. B. H. Boatwright, The Design of Things to Come: How Ordinary People Create Extraordinary Products, Wharton School Press/Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2005. Translated to Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Spanish, Italian.

Cagan, J., and C. M. Vogel, Creating Breakthrough Products: Innovation from Product Planning to Program Approval, Financial Times Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002. Translated to Finnish and Chinese.

Antonsson, E. K., and J. Cagan, eds.,  Formal Engineering Design Synthesis, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2001.

ARCHIVAL PUBLICATIONS

Fu, K., J. Cagan and K. Kotovsky. "Design Team Convergence: The Influence of Example Solution Quality," ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 132, 111005-1-11, 2010. PDF(970K)

Linsey, J., I. Tseng, K. Fu, J. Cagan, K. Wood, C. Schunn. "A Study of Design Fixation, Its Mitigation and Perception in Engineering Design Faculty," Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 132, 2041003-1-12, 2010. PDF(970K)

Osborn, S., and J. Cagan. "Automatically Generating Form Concepts According to Consumer Preference: A Shape Grammar Implementation with Software Agents," ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 131, 121007-1-10, 2009. PDF (972K)

Hanna, L., J. Cagan. "Evolutionary Multi-Agent Systems: An Adaptive and Dynamic Approach to Optimization," ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 131, No. 1, pp. 011010-1-011010-8, 2009. PDF (972K)

Orsborn, S., J. Cagan. "Multiagent Shape Grammar Implementation: Automatically Generating Form Concepts According to a Preference Function," Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 131, 121007-1-10, 2009. PDF(990K)

Boatwright, P., J. Cagan, D. Kapur, A. Saltiel. "A Step-by-Step Process to Build Valued Brands," Journal of Product and Brand Management, Vol. 18, No.1, pp. 38-49, 2009. PDF(462K)

Olson, J., J. Cagan, K. Kotovsky, “Unlocking Organizational Potential: A Computational Platform for Investigating Structural Interdependence in Design,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 131, 031001-1-13, 2009. PDF(699K)

Orsborn, S., J. Cagan, P. Boatwright. “Quantifying Aesthetic Form Preference in a Utility Function,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 131, 061001-1-10, 2009. PDF(575K)

Tseng, I., J. Moss, J. Cagan, K. Kotovsky, “The role of timing and analogical similarity in the stimulation of idea generation in design,” Design Studies, Vol 29, pp. 203-221, 2008. PDF(613K)

Cagan, J., “Cognitive-based Engineering Design: An emerging direction of engineering research,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol .30, No. 6, p. 060201, 2008 (invited editorial) PDF

Orsborn, S., J. Cagan, and P. Boatwright, “A Methodology for Creating a Statistically Derived Shape Grammar Composed of Non-Obvious Shape Chunks”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 163-180, 2008. PDF

Orsborn, S., P. Boatwright, and J. Cagan, “Identifying Product Shape Relationships Using Principal Component Analysis”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 181-196, 2008.

Moss, J., Kotovsky, K., Cagan, J., "The Influence of Open Goals on the Acquisition of Problem-Relevant Information," Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, Vol. 33, No. 5, 876-891, 2007 PDF(304K)

Aladahalli, C., J, Cagan, and K. Shimada, “Objective Function Effect Based Pattern Search - Theoretical Framework Inspired by 3D Component Layout,"ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 129, No. 3, pp. 243-254, 2007. PDF

Aladahalli, C., J, Cagan, and K. Shimada, “Objective Function Effect Based Pattern Search - An Implementation for 3D Component Layout," ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 129, No. 3, pp. 255-265, 2007. PDF

Orsborn, S., J. Cagan, R. Pawlicki, and R. C. Smith, “Creating Cross-Over Vehicles: Defining and Combining Vehicle Classes Using Shape Grammars”, Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 20, pp. 217-246, 2006 PDF

Moss, J., K. Kotovsky, and J. Cagan, “The Role of Functionality in the Mental Representations of Engineering STudents: Some Differences in the Early STates of Expertise”, Cognitive Science, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 65-93, 2006. PDF

McCormack, J. P., and J. Cagan, “Curve-Based Shape Matching – Supporting Designers’ Hierarchies Through Parametric Shape Recognition of Arbitrary Geometry”, Environment and Planning B, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 525-540, 2006. PDF(780K)

Cagan, J., M. Campbell, S. Finger, and T. Tomiyama, “A Framework for Computational Design Synthesis - Model and Applications,” ASME  Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 171-181, 2005 [invited paper]. PDF

Olson, J., and J. Cagan, “Inter-Agent Ties in Computational Configuration Design”, Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, (Special Issue on Agent-Based Design), Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 135-152, 2004. PDF(1.7M)

Moss, J., J. Cagan, and K. Kotovsky, “Learning from Design Experience in an Agent-Based Design System”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 15, pp. 77-92, 2004. PDF(1.2M)

Yin, S., J. Cagan and P. Hodges, "Computational Conceptualization of Automatic Transmission Layout",ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 126, No. 1, pp. 188-191, 2004

Deshpande, S., and J. Cagan, "An Agent Based Optimization Approach to Manufacturing Process Planning",ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 126, No. 1, pp. 46-55, 2004.

Yin, S. and J. Cagan, “Exploring the Effectiveness of Various Patterns in an Extended Pattern Search Layout Algorithm”,ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 126, No. 1, pp. 22-28, 2004. PDF(752K)

McCormack, J. P., J. Cagan and C. M. Vogel, “Speaking the Buick Language: Capturing, Understanding, and Exploring Brand Identity with Shape Grammars”, Design Studies, Vol. 25, pp. 1-29, 2004. PDF(1.4M)

Ding, Q., and J. Cagan, “Automated Trunk Packing with Extended Pattern Search”, Proceedings of the 2003 SAE Technical Conferences 03ANNUAL-55, March, Detroit, 2003.

Campbell, M., J. Cagan, and K. Kotovsky, “The A-Design Approach to Managing Automated Design Synthesis”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 12-14, 2003. PDF(1.3M)

Carey, H., J. Cagan, C. M. Vogel, L. R. Weingart, “Corporate Decision Making and Part Differentiation: A Model of Customer-Driven Strategic Planning”, Proceedings of the 2002 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences: Design Theory and Methodology Conference, DTM-34004, Sep29-Oct3, Montreal.

McCormack, J. P., and J. Cagan, “Supporting Designer’s Hierarchies Through Parametric Shape Recognition”, Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, Vol. 29, pp. 913-931, 2002. PDF(840K)

McCormack, J. P., and J. Cagan, “Designing Inner Hood Panels Through a Shape Grammar-based Framework”, Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 16, pp. 273-290, 2002. PDF(696K)

Pugliese, M. and J. Cagan, "Capturing a Rebel:  Modeling the Harley-Davidson Brand through a Motorcycle Shape Grammar ", Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 139-156, 2002. PDF(1.1M)

Cagan, J., K. Shimada, and S. Yin, "A Survey of Computational Approaches to Three-dimensional Layout Problems", Computer Aided Design, Computer-Aided Design, Vol. 34, No. 8, pp. 597-611, 2002. PDF

Cagan, J., C. M. Vogel, L. R. Weingart, "Understanding Perceptual Gaps in Integrated Product Development Teams", to appear: Proceedings of the 2001 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences: Design Theory and Methodology Conference, DETC2001/DTM-21681, September 9-12, Pittsburgh, PA, 2001.

Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., and H.A. Simon, “Scientific Discovery and Inventive Engineering Design: Cognitive and Computational Similarities.” in: Antonsson, E. K., and J. Cagan, eds.Formal Engineering Design Synthesis, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2001.

Cagan, J., “Engineering Shape Grammars: Where Have We Been and Where are We Going?” in: Antonsson, E. K., and J. Cagan, eds.Formal Engineering Design Synthesis, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2001.

Agarwal, M., and J. Cagan, “On the use of Shape Grammars as Expert Systems for Geometry based Engineering Design”, Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 14, pp. 431-439, 2000. PDF

Agarwal, M., J. Cagan, and G. Stiny, "A Micro Language: Generating MEMS Resonators using a Coupled Form-Function Shape Grammar", Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, Vol. 27, pp. 615-626, 2000. PDF

Yin, S., and J. Cagan, “An Extended Pattern Search Algorithm for Three-Dimensional Component Layout”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 122, No. 1, pp. 102-108, 2000. PDF

Campbell, M., J. Cagan, and K. Kotovsky, “Agent-based Synthesis of Electro-Mechanical Design Configurations”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 122, No. 1, pp. 61-69, 2000. PDF

Cagan, J. and C. Vogel, "Clarifying the Fuzzy Front End of New Product Development: Teaching Engineering and Industrial Design Students Ethnographic Methods to Foster Interdisciplinary Inquiry into Consumer Needs," Proceedings of the 1999 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences: Design Theory and Methodology Conference, DETC99/DTM-8786, Las Vegas, NV, September 12-15, 1999.

Cagan, J., I.E. Grossmann and J. Hooker, “A Conceptual Framework for Combining Artificial Intelligence and Optimization in Engineering Design", Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 20-34, 1997 PDF(1.2M)

Shea, K., and J. Cagan, “Languages and Semantics of Grammatical Discrete Structures”, AI EDAM Special Issue on Generative Systems in Design, Vol. 13, pp. 241-251, 1999. PDF

Agarwal, M., J. Cagan, and K. Constantine, “Influencing Generative Design Through Continuous Evaluation: Associating Costs with the CoffeeMaker Shape Grammar”, AI EDAM Special Issue on Generative Systems in Design, Vol. 13, pp. 253-275, 1999. PDF

Campbell, M., J. Cagan, and K. Kotovsky, “A-Design: An Agent-Based Approach to Conceptual Design in a Dynamic Environment”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 11, pp. 172-192, 1999. PDF

Shea, K., and J. Cagan, “The Design of Novel Roof Trusses with Shape Annealing: Assessing the Ability of a Computational Method in Aiding Structural Designers with Varying Design Intent”, Design Studies, Vol. 20, pp. 3-23, 1999. PDF

Cagan J., D. Degentesh, S. Yin, “A Simulated Annealing-Based Algorithm Using Hierarchical Models for General Three-Dimensional Component Layout”, Computer Aided, Design, Vol. 30, No. 10, pp. 781-790, 1998. PDF

Choi, W., T.R. Kurfess and J. Cagan, "Sampling Uncertainty in Coordinate Measurement Data Analysis," The Journal of the American Society for Precision Engineering, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 153-163, July 1998. PDF

Szykman, S., J. Cagan and P. Weisser, “An Integrated Approach to Optimal Three Dimensional Layout and Routing”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 120, No. 3, pp. 510-512, 1998. PDF

Schmidt, L.C., and J. Cagan, “Optimal Configuration Design: An Integrated Approach Using Grammars”, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 120, No. 1, pp. 2-9, 1998. PDF

Agarwal, M., and J. Cagan, “Robust Activity Analysis – Partitioning Non-Monotonic Design Spaces into Robust Optimal Regions”, in: Proceedings of the 1998 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences: Design Automation Conference, DETC98/DAC-6012, Atlanta, GA, September 13-16, 1998.

Agarwal, M., and J. Cagan, “A Blend of Different Tastes: The Language of Coffee Makers”, Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 205-226, 1998. PDF

Vogel, C. M., J. Cagan, and J. H. Mather, “Teaching Integrated Product Development: Educational Innovation at Carnegie Mellon University”, Design Management Journal, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 58-65, 1997. PDF

Schmidt, L.C., and J. Cagan, “GGREADA: A Graph Grammar-Based Machine Design Algorithm”, Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 195-213, 1997. PDF

Cagan, J., and K. Kotovsky, "Simulated Annealing and the Generation of the Objective Function: A Model of Learning During Problem Solving", Computational Intelligence, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 534-581, 1997. PDF

Shea, K., and J. Cagan, “Innovative Dome Design: Applying Geodesic Patterns with Shape Annealing", Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 11, pp. 379-394, 1997. PDF

Brown, K.N., and J. Cagan, “Optimized Process Planning by Generative Simulated Annealing”, Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 11, pp. 219-235, 1997. PDF

Shea, K., J. Cagan, and S.J. Fenves, “A Shape Annealing Approach to Optimal Truss Design with Dynamic Grouping of Members", ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol 119, No. 3, pp. 388-394, 1997. PDF

Vasseur, H., T.R. Kurfess, and J. Cagan, "Use of a Quality Loss Function to Select Statistical Tolerances,” ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Vol 119, No. 3, pp. 410-416, 1997. PDF

Campbell, M.I., C.H. Amon, and J. Cagan, “Optimal Three-Dimensional Placement of Heat Generating Electronic Components”, ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 119, No. 2, pp. 106-113, 1997. PDF

Brown, K.N., and J. Cagan, "Optimized Process Planning by Generative Simulated Annealing", Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design,Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 11, pp.219-235, 1997. PDF

Cagan, J., I.E. Grossmann and J. Hooker, “A Conceptual Framework for Combining Artificial Intelligence and Optimization in Engineering Design", Research in Engineering Design, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 20-34, 1997. PDF

Szykman, S., and J. Cagan, "Constrained Three Dimensional Component Layout Using Simulated Annealing,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 119, No. 1, pp. 28-35, 1997. PDF

Kolli, A., J. Cagan, and R. Rutenbar, “Packing of Generic, Three-Dimensional Components Based on Multi-Resolution Modeling”, in: Proceedings of the 1996 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers in Engineering Conference: Design Automation Conference, 96-DETC/DAC-1479, Irvine, CA, August 18-22, 1996.

Williams, B.C., and J. Cagan, "Activity Analysis: Simplifying Optimal Design Problems Through Qualitative Partitioning" Engineering Optimization, Vol 27, pp. 109-137, 1996. PDF

Szykman, S., and J. Cagan, "Synthesis of Optimal Non-Orthogonal Routes,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 118, No. 3, pp. 419--424, 1996. PDF

Schmidt, L.C., and J. Cagan, "Recursive Annealing: A Computational Model for Machine Design", Research in Engineering Design, Vol 7, pp. 102-125, 1995. PDF

Reddy, G., and J. Cagan, "An Improved Shape Annealing Algorithm For Truss Topology Generation,”  ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol 117, No. 2(A). pp. 315-321, 1995. PDF

Reddy, G., and J. Cagan, "Optimally Directed Truss Topology Generation Using Shape Annealing,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol 117, No. 1, pp. 206-209, 1995. PDF

Szykman, S., and J. Cagan, "A Simulated Annealing-Based Approach to Three-Dimensional Component Packing,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol 117, No. 2(A). pp. 308-314, 1995. PDF

Cagan, J., "Shape Annealing Solution to the Constrained Geometric Knapsack Problem,” Computer-Aided Design , V. 28, No. 10, pp. 763-769, 1994. PDF

Cagan, J., and B.C. Williams, "First-Order Necessary Conditions for Robust Optimality", published in proceedings: DE-Vol 65-1, Advances in Design Automation, ASME, Albuquerque, NM, September 19-22, 1993, Vol 1, pp. 539-549.

Vasseur, H., J. Cagan, and T.R. Kurfess, "Economic Analysis of Quality Innovation in Design and Manufacturing,” Manufacturing Review, V. 6, No. 4, pp. 343-352, 1993. PDF

Cagan, J., and W.J. Mitchell, "Optimally Directed Shape Generation by Shape Annealing,” Environment and Planning B,  V. 20, pp. 5-12, 1993. PDF

Aelion, V., J. Cagan, and G. Powers, "Input Variable Expansion - An Algorithmic Design Generation Technique,” Research in Engineering Design, V. 4, pp. 101-113, 1992. PDF

Cagan, J. and A.M. Agogino, "Inducing Constraint Activity in Innovative Design," Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing V. 5, No. 1, pp. 47-61, 1991. PDF

Aelion, V., J. Cagan, and G. Powers, "Inducing Optimally Directed Innovative Designs from Chemical Engineering First Principles,” Computers and Chemical Engineering, V.15, No. 9, pp. 619-627, 1991. PDF

Cagan, J. and A.M. Agogino, "Dimensional Variable Expansion - A Formal Approach to Innovative Design,” Research in Engineering Design, V. 3, pp. 75-85, 1991. PDF

Cagan, J. and A.M. Agogino, "Innovative Design of Mechanical Structures from First Principles," Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, V. 1, No. 3, pp. 169-189, 1987. PDF

Cagan, J. and V. Genberg, "PLASHTRAN - An Expert Consultant on Two-Dimensional Finite Element Modelling Techniques,” Engineering With Computers, V. 2, pp. 199-208, 1987. PDF

Cagan, J. and L. Taber, "Large Deflection Stability of Spherical Shells with Ring Loads," J. of Applied Mechanics, V. 53, No. 4, pp. 897-901, 1986. PDF




 

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