journal Publications

Investigation of wear and corrosion of a high-carbon Stellite alloy for hip implants
Peishan Hu, Rong Liu, Jie Liu, and Glenn McRae.
Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, (2014), Accepted.

An experimental study of lithium ion battery thermal management using flexible hydrogel films
Sijie Zhang, Rui Zhao, Junjie Gu, Jie Liu, Steve Carkner, and Eric Lanoue.
Journal of Power Sources, (2014), 255: 29-36.

Lithium ion battery remaining useful life estimation based on fusion nonlinear degradation AR model and RPF algorithm
Datong Liu, Yue Luo, Jie Liu, Yu Peng, Limeng Guo, and Michael Pecht.
Neural Computing and Applications, (2013), In press (online available).

A data-model-fusion prognostic framework for dynamic system state forecasting
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, Fai Ma, Yubin Yang, and Chunsheng Yang.
Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 25(2012), 814-823.

Bladed disc crack diagnostics using blade passage signals
Houman Hanachi, Jie Liu, Avisekh Banerjee, Ashok Koul, Ming Liang, and Elham Alavi.
Measurement Science and Technology, 23(2012), 53-61.

Shannon wavelet spectrum analysis on truncated vibration signals for machine incipient fault detection
Jie Liu.
Measurement Science and Technology, 23(2012), 1-11.

A regularized auxiliary particle filtering approach for system state estimation and battery life prediction
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, and Fai Ma.
Smart Materials and Structures, 20(2011), 1-9.

Bearing system health condition monitoring using a wavelet cross-spectrum analysis technique
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, and Fai Ma.
Journal of Vibration and Control, 18(2011), 953-963.

A novel fuzzy framework for nonlinear system control
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, Farid Golnaraghi, and Eric Kubica.
Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 161(2010), 2746-2759.

An enhanced diagnostic scheme for bearing condition monitoring
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, and Farid Golnaraghi.
IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 59(2010), 309-321.

Application of an active electromagnetic vibration absorber in vibration suppression
Jie Liu and Kefu Liu.
Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 17(2010), 278-300.

A neural fuzzy framework for system mapping applications
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, Farid Golnaraghi, and Eric Kubica.
Knowledge-Based Systems, 23(2010), 572-579.

A multi-step predictor with a variable input pattern for system state forecasting
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, and Farid Golnaraghi.
Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 23(2009), 1586-1599.

An extended wavelet spectrum for bearing fault diagnostics
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, and Farid Golnaraghi.
IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 57(2008), 2801-2812.

Wavelet spectrum analysis for bearing fault diagnostics
Jie Liu, Wilson Wang, Farid Golnaraghi, and Kefu Liu.
Measurement Science and Technology, 19(2008), 1-9.

A tunable electromagnetic vibration absorber: characterization and application
Jie Liu and Kefu Liu.
Journal of Sound and Vibration, 295(2006), 708-724.

Application of a tunable electromagnetic damper in suppression of structural vibration
Kefu Liu, Jie Liu, and Liang Liao.
Transactions of CSME, 30(2006), 41-61.

Several design issues on the tunnable electromagnetic vibration absorber
Jie Liu and Kefu Liu.
Transactions of CSME, 29(2005), 655-668.

The damped dynamic vibration absorber: revisited and new result
Kefu Liu and Jie Liu.
Journal of Sound and Vibration, 284(2005), 1181-1189.

Comparison of two auto-tuning methods for a variable stiffness vibration absorber
Kefu Liu, Liang Liao, and Jie Liu.
Transactions of CSME, 29(2005), 81-96.

Conference Publications

A cloud-based approach for smart facilities management
David Lau, Jie Liu, Shikharesh Majumdar, Biswajit Nandy, and Marc St. Hilaire.
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, June 24-27, 2013.

Data mining based fault isolation with FMEA rank: a case study of APU fault identification
Chunsheng Yang, Sylvain Letourneau, Yubin Yang, and Jie Liu.
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, June 24-27, 2013.

Vibration analysis based feature extraction for bearing fault detection
Jie Liu, Chunsheng Yang, and Qingfeng Lou.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Mechanical Science and Engineering, Beijing, China, July 20-22, 2012.

Bladed disk crack detection through advanced analysis of blade time of arrival signal
Houman Hanachi, Elham Elavi, Jie Liu, Avisekh Banerjee, Ashok Koul, and Ming Liang.
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 18-21, 2012.

Model fusion based batch learning with application to oil spills detection
Chunsheng Yang, Yubin Yang, and Jie Liu.
Proceedings of the twenty-fifth International IEA/AIE Conference, Dalian, China, June 9-12, 2012.

Detrended fluctuation analysis of vibration signals for bearing fault detection
Jie Liu.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 20-23, 2011.

An adaptive recurrent neural network for remaining useful life prediction of lithium ion batteries
Jie Liu, Abhinav Saxena, Kai Goebel, Bhaskar Saha, and Wilson Wang.
Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Prognostics and Health Management Society, Portland, Oregon, USA, October 10-16, 2010.

Bearing fault diagnostics based on reconstructed features
Jie Liu, Shahab Ghafari, Farid Golnaraghi, Wilson Wang, and Fathy Ismail.
Proceedings of the forty-third Annual Meeting of the IEEE Industry Applications Society, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, October 5-9, 2008.

Application of a time-delayed control system in vibration suppression
Jie Liu, Kefu Liu, and Hao Bai.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, July 29 - August 1, 2005. (Finalist of Best Student Paper Award)

Several design issues on the tunable electromagnetic vibration absorber
Jie Liu and Kefu Liu.
Proceedings of the CCToMM Symposium on Mechanisms, Machines, and Mechatronics, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 30 - June 2, 2005.

INVITED TALKS OR LECTURES

Several developments in PHM test methods and NDE
Jie Liu.
Panelist, PHM Test Methods and NDE Panel, IEEE International Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, June 24-27, 2013.

Capacitance sensor for engine blade crack detection and MTJ magnetic sensor for tomorrow's NDE applications
Jie Liu.
Panelist, Non-Destructive Evaluation Panel, IEEE International Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 18-21, 2012.

A data-driven multi-step predictor for dynamic system state forecasting
Jie Liu.
NASA Prognostics Center of Excellence, Moffett Field, California, March 3, 2010.

Little bearing, big world, an intelligent system for bearing condition monitoring
Jie Liu
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, October 7, 2010.