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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

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September 1, 2016

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