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Xiaoning “Sarah” Jin

334 SN
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • 2012 PhD in Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
  • 2008 MS in Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
  • 2006 BS in Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Research & Scholarship Interests

Developing advanced models for prognostics and health management using physics-based models and data analytics; designing preventive strategies for manufacturing operations
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Department Research Areas

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Institute for Operations Research and Management Science
  • Institute of Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing & Service Operations Management Society
  • Society of Women Engineers

Selected Publications

  • J. Ni, X. Gu, X. Jin, Preventive Maintenance Opportunities for Large Production Systems, CIRP Annals Manufacturing Technology, 64(1), 2015, 447-450
  • X. Gu, X. Jin, J. Ni, Prediction of Passive Maintenance Opportunity Windows on Bottleneck Machines in Complex Manufacturing Systems, ASME Transactions on Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 137(3), 2015, 031017
  • T. Xia, X. Jin, L. Xi, Operating Load Based Real-Time Rolling Grey Forecasting for Machine Health Prognostics in Dynamic Maintenance Schedule, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 26(2), 2015, 269-280
  • X. Liang, X. Jin, J. Ni, Forecasting Product Returns for Remanufacturing Systems, Journal of Remanufacturing, 4(1), 2014, 1-18
  • H. Dong, X. Jin, J. Ni, Lithium-Ion Battery State of Health Monitoring and Remaining Useful Life Prediction based on Support Vector Regression-Particle Filter, Journal of Power Sources, 271, 2014, 114-123
  • S.G.L. Peters, J. Ni, X. Jin, P. Yi, M. Colledani, Automotive Manufacturing Technologies- An International Viewpoint, Manufacturing Review, 1, 2014
  • X. Jin, S.J. Hu, J. Ni, G. Xiao, Assembly Strategies for Product Remanufacturing with Variable Quality Returns, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 10(1), 2013, 76-85
  • X. Jin, J. Ni, Joint Production and Preventive Maintenance Strategy for Manufacturing Systems with Stochastic Demand, ASME Transactions on Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 135(3), 2013
  • J. Ni, X. Jin, Decision Support Systems for Effective Maintenance Operations, CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, 61(1), 2012, 411-414

Related News

August 7, 2018

The very productive 2018 Multimodal Data Fusion (MMDF) workshop hosted in March 2018 at Northeastern resulted in insightful discussion and productive suggestions for moving the field of multimodal data fusion forward in the coming years.

September 1, 2016

Xiaoning Jin joins the Mechanical & Industrial Engineering department in Fall 2016 as an Assistant Professor.