David W. Russell, Ph.D, C.Eng, FBCS, FIET, FIMechE.

Professor, Electrical Engineering

Engineering

Expertise

    • Real-time systems and information engineering
    • Software engineering
    • Applications of artificial intelligence (AI) to engineering
    • Operating system design
    • Engineering Analysis
    • Alternative Energy and Sustainability

Professional Activities

Education

    • Ph.D. - (Council for National Academic Awards, UK) Liverpool Polytechnic, Manchester University, and United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority
    • B. Eng. (Hons) - Liverpool University, Electrical Engineering 

Courses

    • CMPSC 473 - Operating Systems
    • EE 580 - Linear Control Systems
    • INSC 539 - IT Seminar
    • SWENG 497 - Software Documentation
    • SWENG 500 - Advanced Software Studio
    • SYSEN 510 - Advanced Engineering Analysis
    • SYSEN 520 - Systems Engineering
    • SYSEN 533 - Deterministic Modeling
    • SYSEN 597 - Alternative Energy and Sustainability

Research Interests

    • Applications of artificial intelligence (AI) to real-time
    • Poorly defined control systems
    • Factory information systems
    • Philosophy of machine intelligence
    • Chaos theory and applications

Citations

Articles Published in Refereed Journals

Russell, D.W. Distributed Intelligence in Manufacturing Information Systems. New Mathematics and Natural Computation.

Qiu, R, McDonnel P, Joshi, S and Russell, D.W., A Heuristic Game Theoretic Approach to Resource Sharing in Reconfigurable Manufacturing, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Feb. 2005, Vol 25: No: 1-2: pp 78-87.

Qiu, R. and Russell, D., A Formal Model for Incorporating Shop Floor Controls in a Plant Information System, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Jan 2004, Vol. 23, No. 1-2, pp. 47-57.

Alpigini J.J. & Russell, D.W., System Analysis via Performance Maps, Control Engineering Practice, Vol. 11, No. 5, 2003 Elsevier Press.  pp. 493-504.

Russell, D.W., Advisor Enhanced Real‑Time System Control.  Control Engineering Practice. 1995 Vol. 7: No.3 1995 Pergamon Press, UK 977-983.

Russell, D.W. Software Engineering for Real‑Time Production Monitoring Systems. Journal of Systems Integration. 1994: Vol. 4: No 3. Kluwer Academic Press, NY, 243-256.

Russell, D.W. Failure Driven Learning in the Control of Ill‑defined Continuous Systems Int.. Journal of Cybernetics & Systems. 1994: Vol. 25:Taylor & Francis. Washington DC  555-566.

Russell, D.W. A Critical Assessment of the BOXES Paradigm. Applied Artificial Intelligence‑an International Journal, Vienna. 1993: Vol. 7: No. 4 383-396.

Russell, D.W., Application of the BOXES Methodology to Continuous Systems. Journal of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 1993: Vol. 6: No 2. Pergamon Press, UK 145‑152.

Russell, D.W., The BOXES Methodology ‑ An Introduction. AI Expert, 1993: Vol. 8: No. 1. January, Miller Freeman,
San Francisco, CA 22-27.

Russell, D.W. and Haden K. A Configurable, Virtual Microprocessor System, IEEE MICRO,1991 Feb. IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA  26‑30.

Russell, D.W., Application of PLC'S as Front‑end Preprocessors in Factory Information Systems.  International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology.  1991: Vol. 6: No. 4. 364‑378.

Russell, D.W., Production Monitoring‑A Proven Productivity Tool. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 1989: Vol 4: No 4 50‑57.

Russell, D.W., Production Monitoring. CIM Review. 1989: Vol 6: No 1. 50‑57.

Russell, D.W., Automated Analogue Patching using List Processing and a Hybrid Interface. Kybernetes 1973: Vol.2: 95‑100.

Calam C. and Russell D.W. Microbial Aspects of Fermentation Process Development Journal  of  Applied Chem. Biotechnol 1973 Vol 23: 225‑237. Paper read at Microbiology Group Symposium on Fermentation Pilot Plants. AGM of Soc. of Chem. Industry.  Leeds UK. 
July 1972.

Articles in Refereed Proceedings

Russell, D.W. and Bradley. D. Whither Mechatronics? To appear: Proceedings of The 12th Mechatronics Forum Biennial International Conference: Mechatronics 2010, June 28 – 30. ETH, Zurich, Switzerland.

Russell, D.W. Where Lies the Factory of the Future? Invited Keynote address. FAIM 2009 Flexible Automation and Intelligent Automation – 19th International Conference, Teesside Middlesbrough, UK. July 10, 2009: CD: Abstract page 5.

Russell, D.W. A Metric for Rating the Effectiveness of Installed Industrial Automation Systems using an Adjusted Function Point Analysis. Proceedings FAIM 2009 Flexible Automation and Intelligent Automation – 19th International Conference, Teesside Middlesbrough, UK. July 6 – 8, 2009: CD: pp 328-335.

Russell, D.W. Rating Industrial Automation System Efficiency and Satisfaction Levels Using an Adjusted Function Point Analysis- Proceedings of The 11th Mechatronics Forum Biennial International Conference: Mechatronics 2008, June 23 – 25. University of Limerick, Ireland. Search CD by author.

Russell D. W and Ahmad N. Avoiding Pitfalls in Writing Real-time Software - Proceedings: MySEC’07: 3rd Malaysian Software Engineering Conference – “Striving for High Quality Software” Selangor, Malaysia, December 3-4, 2007, 38-42.

Russell D.W., Reconciliation of Projected, Measured, and Actual Parts Inventory In High Volume Manufacturing Operations. Proceedings FAIM 2007 17th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing – Penn State Great Valley, Malvern  June 2007. 491-497.

Qiu, Russell, Sullivan and Ahmad (eds.) Flexible Automation and Manufacturing: Global Manufacturing and Services. Proceedings FAIM 2007 17th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing – Penn State Great Valley, Malvern  June 2007.

Russell D.W. Research and the Professional Master’s in Engineering Program. Appears in CD Proceedings of the 5th ASEE Global Colloquium on Engineering Education. October 9-12, 2006 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [Poster presented.)

Russell D.W. Adaptations of the BOXES Algorithm for Improved Black Box Control of Dynamically Unstable Systems – MX 2006 10th International Mechatronics International Conference, Malvern June 2006 [CD Proceedings.]

Russell, D.W.  Increasing Service Availability using Front-end Intelligence in Manufacturing Systems – IEEE 2005 Conference on Service Operations and Logistics and Informatics, Aug 9-11, 2005 Beijing, China: pp 851-856.

Russell, D.W. The Research Institute as a Capstone Experience. Proceeding ASEE Mid-Atlantic Section Fall 2004 Conference, Catholic University, Washington DC, October 22, 23, 2004. CD

Russell, D.W., Qiu, R and Feingold, P., Front-end Intelligence in Manufacturing Systems - Practical Considerations – Proceedings Mechatronics 2004: 9th Mechatronics Forum International Conference, August 30-Sept 1, 2004, Ankara, Turkey: pp. 699-718.

Russell, D.W. On the Control of Dynamically Unstable Systems Using a Self Organizing Black Box Controller. Proc 7th Biennial ASMA Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis- ESDA 2004, Manchester, UK, July 19-22, 2004. CD

Russell, D., Would Your Department Survive if it were a Business? Academic Leader, November 2003, Vol. 19: No11, pp. 5&7.

Xu, Q., Qiu, R., and Russell, D., Collaborative Supply Chain Management in Semiconductor Manufacturing Planning, Proceedings of the 4th International IEEE Conference on Control and Automation, June 10-12, 2003, Montreal, Canada. Pp 83-87.

Russell, D.W. The Research Institute as a Capstone Experience. Proceeding ASEE Mid-Atlantic Section Fall 2004 Conference, Catholic University, Washington DC, October 22, 23, 2004. CD

Russell, D.W., Qiu, R and Feingold, P., Front-end Intelligence in Manufacturing Systems - Practical Considerations – Proceedings Mechatronics 2004: 9th Mechatronics Forum International Conference, August 30-Sept 1, 2004, Ankara, Turkey: pp. 699-718.

Russell, D.W. On the Control of Dynamically Unstable Systems Using a Self Organizing Black Box Controller. Proc 7th Biennial ASMA Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis- ESDA 2004, Manchester, UK, July 19-22, 2004. CD

Russell, D., Would Your Department Survive if it were a Business? Academic Leader, November 2003, Vol. 19: No11, pp. 5&7.

Xu, Q., Qiu, R., and Russell, D., Collaborative Supply Chain Management in Semiconductor Manufacturing Planning, Proceedings of the 4th International IEEE Conference on Control and Automation, June 10-12, 2003, Montreal, Canada. Pp 83-87.

Qi Xu, Qiu, and Russell, D., Shop Floor Decision Support Systems Using Multi -Agents.  Proceedings 6th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, Florida, July 14-18, 2002 Vol.6. 2002. pp. 475-479

Qiu, R & Russell, D.W. Shop Floor Controls and System Integration in an Enterprise-wide Real Time Information Systems.  6th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, Florida, July 14-18, 2002

Phillip A. Laplante, Colin Neill and David Russell, Object-Oriented Requirements Specification for Real-Time Imaging Systems, to appear, Proceedings of the Real-Time Imaging Conference, SPIE, Seattle, July 2002.

Russell D.W., Mullin J. and Neill, C.J.  The Use Of Web Based Systems To Augment Project Management.  Proceedings SENET: SE Europe Regional Conference on Project Management. Ljubljana, Slovenia, November 9-11, 2000 (co-Presenter) 369-378

Alpigini, J.J., and Russell, D.W., The Effective Information Dimension: A Metric for Complexity Measurement, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Applied Simulation and Modeling (ASM 2000), Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 24-26, 2000,162-167.

Russell, D.W. and Mullin, J., Design of Intelligent Systems for Project Management. Proceedings NORDNET’99: International Project Management Congress-Managing Business by Project, Helsinki, Finland, September 1999 (Presenter) 155-171

Russell, D.W.  Humans as Holonic Agents in CAD Systems for Engineering. Proceedings CACD’99: Lancaster International Workshop on Engineering Design. Lancaster, UK, May 1999.  (Presenter)

Russell, D.W. & Wadsworth, D. L., Database Retrieval Enhancement Using the BOXES Methodology. Proceedings IFAC Workshop: AIRTC’98: AI in Real Time Control.  Grand Canyon, AZ, October 5-8, 1998

Alpigini, J.A. and Russell, D.W., Visualization of Control regions for Badly-Behaved Real-Time Systems. Proceedings IASTED Intl. Conf. On Modeling & Simulation,  Pittsburgh, PA, May 13-16, 1998, 271-276

Russell D.W and Alpigini, J.A , Using a Modified Julia set Methodology to Identify Conditions for Safe Operability of a Turbofan Engine.  Proceedings IFAC Workshop AIRTC’97, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. September 23-25, 1997 

Russell, D.W. and Alpigini, J.A. Visualization of Controllable Regions in Real-Time Systems using a Julia Set Methodology. Proeedings. IEEE Intl. Conf on Information Visualization IV’97, London, UK Aug 27-29,1997 (Keynote Presentation) 25-31

Russell, D.W. and Alpigini, J.A. A Visualization Tool for Knowledge Acquisition using a Julia Set Methodology for Dynamic System Explanation.  Proc. SEKE’97 9th Int. Conf. on Software Eng. & Knowledge Engineering, Madrid, Spain, June 18-20, 1997: (Presenter) 326-331

Russell D.W., Software for Real-Time Production Monitoring Systems.  Proceedings WRTP’96: 21st. IFAC Workshop on Real-Time Programming. Gramado, RS, Brazil, November 4-6,1996 (Invited Keynote).

Russell D.W. and Alpigini J.A., A Methodology for the Detection of Chaos in Dynamic Systems. Proceedings AIENG’96. (CD-ROM), Sept. 11-13, 1996, Clearwater, FL.

Russell, D.W.  A Doctoral Program offered by the University of Wales and Penn State Great Valley : An Essay in International Collaborations.  Proceedings ASEE Annual Conference, June 23-26, 1996 Washington DC. (CD Session 2260) (Presenter).

Russell, D. W. and Alpigini, J.A. Detection of Chaos in Process Control Systems using a Julia Set Methodology.  Proceedings 9th. International Conference on Industrial and Engineering Applications of AI and Expert Systems, June 4-7 1996, Fukuoka, Japan (Presenter) 195-200.

Weisbecker J. R. and Russell D.W., The Master of Science Program in Information Science.  2nd Annual Conference on Information Technology Education. Rochester, NY: October 30-November 1996.

Russell, D.W., Newby J. and Holt J., Virtual Reality and the Disabled Learner. Proceedings 2nd.IEEE Jamaica Communications Conference JAMCON’95, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Aug. 18-20, 1995 (Presenter) 19-23.

Russell, D.W., Using the BOXES Methodology as a Possible Stabilizer of Lorentz Chaos. Proceedings AI'94 7th.Australian Joint Conference on AI: Armidale, NSW, Australia Nov. 21-25 1994 (Presenter) 338-345.

Russell, D.W. Stabilization of Chaotic Systems. IEEE TENCON'94, Singapore, August 23-26 1994  (Invited 1/2 day tutorial).

Russell, D.W., Project Management and Software Quality. Proceedings SQM'94 2nd Intl. Conf. on Software Quality Management. Edinburgh. UK Computational Mechanics Institute. July 26‑28, 1994 (Presenter) 607-617.

Russell, D.W. Stabilization of Chaotic Systems using the BOXES Methodology.  Proceedings 9th  Intl. Conf. on Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Engineering AIENG’94. July 19-21 1994 Malvern. PA, Computational Mechanics Institute (Presenter) 295-303.

Russell, D.W. An Advisor‑enhanced Signature Table Controller for Real‑time, Ill‑defined Systems.  Proceedings IFAC Symposium on Real Time Control SICICA’94. Budapest, June 8‑10 1994 (presenter) 66-71.

Russell, D.W., SUPER‑BOXES‑‑An Accountable Advisor System.  Proceedings AIENG'93 8th Intl. Conf. on Applications of AI in Engineering, Toulouse, France. 29 June‑ 1 July 1993, Elsevier Press (Presenter& Session Chair), 477‑489.

Russell, D.W. and Dushanko, M., A Dynamic Code Analyzer and Graphics Interface Project. Proceedings ISESS’93, International Symposium on Engineered Software Systems Malvern PA May 1993, World Scientific Publishing, Singapore 129-143.

Russell, D.W., Statistical Inferencing in a Heuristic Real Time Controller. Proceedings 4th   Int. Workshop on AI and Statistics, January 3‑6 1993, Fort Lauderdale,  FL, (Presenter) 357‑362.

Russell, D.W., AI Adaptive Learning in Ill‑defined Systems. Proceedings ICARCV'92, 2nd. Int. Conf. on Automation, Robotics & Computer Vision., Sept. 14‑17 1992, Singapore. World Scientific Vol. 3: INV‑4: 1-4 (Invited Presenter & Session Chair).

Russell, D.W. AI Augmented Goal Achievement. Proceedings AIENG’92, 7th. Int. Conference ‑ Applications of AI in Eng. July 14‑17 1992, Waterloo, Canada, Elsevier Applied Science, London, (Presenter) 971‑982.

Russell, D.W., AI Augmented Goal Achievement in Process Control Systems. Proceedings 11th  European Mtg. on Cybernetics & Systems Research.  Vienna, April 21‑24, 1992. World Scientific (Presenter) 1625-1632.

Russell, D.W., Further Studies in AI Augmented Process Control.  Proceedings AIRTC’91, 3rd IFAC Intl. Workshop on Artificial Intelligence in Real Time Control. Sonoma, CA,  Sept. 23‑25 1991, Pergamon Press, NY. (Presenter) 75-79.

Russell, D.W. AI Augmented Process Control using the BOXES Methodology.  Proceedings AIENG’91: 6th Int. Conference ‑ Applications of AI in Engineering,  Oxford University, UK.  July 2‑4 1991, Elsevier Applied Science, London (Presenter) 611‑622 .

Russell, D.W. The Trolley and Pole Revisited:  Further Studies in AI Control of a Mechanically Unstable System. Proceedings AIENG’90: 5th International Conference: Applications of AI in Engineering  Vol. II Springer-Verlag.  (Presenter) 307‑322.

Russell, D.W. and Haden, K. A Configurable Virtual Microprocessor System for Instructional Use In Real Time, Real World Studies.  Proeedings.21st Annual Pittsburgh Conference on Modeling and Simulation, Vol. 21: No. 3 ISA Publications, 1181‑1185. (Co-presenter).

Russell, D.W., Integration of PLC's and Databases for Factory Information Systems.  Proceedings 1st International Conference on Systems Integration, Morristown NJ, April 1990 IEEE Computer Society Press (Presenter) 730‑737.

Russell, D.W., Production Monitoring‑People and Computers Working Together. Proceedings INTERFACES:  An ACM Symposium, Gaithersburg, MD  August 24, 1989 (Presenter) 49‑52.

Russell, D.W. and Stoughton A.M., Transaction Management Systems Proceedings MIMI’92: 18th International Symposium on Mini/Micro & Applications, Davos, Switzerland.  March 20-23, 1992 (Presenter).

Russell, D.W. Code Compatible Computers  Proceedings INTERCHANGE '81, Seattle, WA October 1991  (Invited Presenter) 63-70.

Russell, D.W. Resource Allocation Algorithms. Proceedings 1st International Conference on Applied Modeling and Simulation AMSE, Lyons, France. September 1981 Vol 5: 189‑192 (Presenter).

Russell, D.W. Mainframe to Mega‑Mini Conversion Proceedings MIMI’81: 15th International Symposium on Mini Micro Computers. Mexico City, Mexico. September 1981 Vol 6: No 3. (Presenter) 305‑308.

Russell, D.W., Kardios Firmware, Object Level Portability. Engineering Software II:  Proc.2nd International Conference on Engineering Software Imperial College, London England. March 1981 CML Publishers: 48‑57.

Russell, D.W. Mini‑Micro's in Hybrid Systems. Proceedings MIMI '79, Davos, Switzerland, May 1979. (Presenter).

Russell, D.W., S.J. Rees and Boyes, J.A. Self Organizing Automata. Proceedings of the 1977 Conference on Information and System Sciences  1977, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD  April 1977   (Presenter) 226‑230.

Russell, D.W. and Rees, S.J. System Control: a case study of a Statistical Learning Automaton. Progress in Cybernetics and Systems Research 1975: Vol 2: and  Proc. 2nd European Meeting on Cybernetics & Systems Research.1974: Vienna, Austria, Hemisphere Publishers 114‑120.

Russell, D.W., Hypache‑A Hybrid Computer System. Proceedings US Army Special Symposium: Advanced Hybrid Computers. San Francisco, CA. July 1975 (Invited Presenter) 143‑148.

Russell, D.W., A Self Organizing Analog Computer Hybrid. Proceedings VII International. Conference and Congress in Cybernetics. Namur, Belgium September 10‑15 1973 (Presenter & Chairman of Session).

Russell, D.W., A Truly Conversational Syntactic Editor. Proceedings IEE conference on Computers for Analysis & Control in Medical and Biological Research. Sheffield, UK. September 1971 (Presenter).

Russell, D.W., A Semi‑Stochastic Processor for D.D.C. of Nuclear Reactors with Fluid Control Systems. Proceedings 3rd Annual Houston Conference on Computer & System Science. Houston, TX. February 1971 (Presenter) 182‑189.

Books

Russell, David W. 2012. The Boxes Methodology: Black Box Dynamic Control. Springer.

Bradley D, and Russell, D. W.  2009. Mechatronics in Action. Springer.

Qiu, Russell, Sullivan, and Ahmad. 2007. Flexible Automation and Manufacturing: Global Manufacturing and Services. Proceedings FAIM 2007 17th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing. Penn State Great Valley, Malvern.

Russell, David W. 2006. CD MX2006. Proceedings 10th Mechatronics Forum Biennial International Conference. Penn State Great Valley, Malvern.

Denzer, R, Schimak, G and Russell, D.W. 1996. Environmental Software Systems. Chapman & Hall, London.

Rzevski, G., Adey, R.A. and Russell, D.W. 1994. Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Engineering IX. Computational Mechanics Publications, Southampton Boston.

Russell, D.W. 1993. International Symposium on Engineered Software Systems. World Scientific Press.

Book Chapters

Russell, D.W. 2009 “Factories of the Future”. In Handbook of Technology Management, ed. Professor Hossein Bidgoli. Cal State Bakersfield, John Wiley and Sons.

Russell D.W. 1994. “Factories with a Future.” In Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology, eds: A. Kent and J.G. Williams, Vol. 29, 175- 182. Marcell Dekker Inc., New York.

Russell, D.W. 1993. "Factories with a Future." In Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Vol. 29, 309‑316. Marcel Dekker Inc, New York.

Invited Talks

Russell, D.W. “Where Lies the Factory of the Future?” Invited keynote address for the FAIM 2009 Flexible Automation and Intelligent Automation – 19th International Conference, July 10, 2009, in Teesside Middlesbrough, UK.

Russell, D.W. “A Metric for Rating the Effectiveness of Installed Industrial Automation Systems using an Adjusted Function Point Analysis.” Presented at the proceedings of FAIM 2009 Flexible Automation and Intelligent Automation – 19th International Conference, July 6 – 8, 2009, in Teesside Middlesbrough, UK.

Russell, D.W. “Rating Industrial Automation System Efficiency and Satisfaction Levels Using an Adjusted Function Point Analysis.” Presented at the proceedings of The 11th Mechatronics Forum Biennial International Conference: Mechatronics 2008, June 23 – 25, at University of Limerick, Ireland.

Russell D.W. “The Factory of the Future and the Knowledge Economy.” Presented at the proceedings of ICAMT2008 – International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing Technology, February 6-8, 2008, in Chennai, India.

Russell D. W and Ahmad N. “Avoiding Pitfalls in Writing Real-time Software.” Presented at the proceedings of MySEC’07: 3rd Malaysian Software Engineering Conference - Striving for High Quality Software, December 3-4, 2007, in Selangor, Malaysia.

Russell D.W. “Increasing Data Integrity by Using Front-end Intelligence in Manufacturing Systems.” Invited guest lecturer at National University of Singapore, December 7, 2007, in Singapore.

Russell D.W. Measuring a Company’s Satisfaction with its Automation and Information Technology  - Invited Lecture, Enterprise Integration: Industry Advisory Board, University Park, PA November 12, 2007.

Russell, D.W. “Increasing Service and System Availability in Manufacturing Systems.” Invited guest lecturer at University of Wolverhampton, October 24, 2007, in Wolverhampton, UK.

Russell D.W. “Real-time Computational Resource Sharing in a Factory Environment.” Invited guest lecturer at Kings College, October 25, 2007, in London, UK.

Russell D.W. “Reconciliation of Projected, Measured, and Actual Parts Inventory In High Volume Manufacturing Operations.” Presented at the proceedings of FAIM 2007 17th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, June 2007, in Malvern, PA.

Russell D.W. Medical Systems Engineering, University of Bath Invited Lecture Series, UK. September 14, 2006.

Russell, D.W. Increasing Service Availability using Front-end Intelligence in Manufacturing Systems – IEEE Computer Society Philadelphia Chapter Conference Invited Lecture.. November 15, 2005

Russell, D.W. Control of Dynamically Unstable Systems Using a Self Organizing Signature Table Controller.Invited Lecture. October 6, 2005 University of Limerick, Ireland

Russell, D. W. The Control of Dynamically Unstable Systems using a Black Box Controller.  Invited Colloquium, Penn State University Park, November 20, 2003.

Russell D.W., A Proposed Evolutionary, Self-Organizing Automaton for the Control of Dynamic Systems. Proceedings RSCTC 2002 3rd International Conference on Rough Sets and Trends in Computing.  October 14-16, Malvern PA, 2002  pp. 33-43 (Invited Plenary)

Russell D.W. and Alpigini J, J. Mechatronics Education in the Design of Assembly and Disassembly Systems. Proceedings of IAD’2001, IFAC Workshop on Assembly and Disassembly, Canela, RS Brazil November 5-7, 2001 (Invited Plenary Lecture & Roundtable Chair)

Russell D. W. The Role of IT in Knowledge Management, Singapore, October 6, 2001  (Invited lecture)

Russell D. W. The Role of IT in Knowledge Management, Kuala Lumpur, October 1, 2001 (Invited)

Russell D.W.  Graduate Education in the K-Economy, Kuala Lumpur, June 4, 2001 (Invited)

Russell D. W. Graduate Education and E-Business. Proceedings ISI’2001- International NAISO Congress on Information Science Innovations, Dubai, UAE, March 17-21, 2001 (Invited Keynote Speaker) 40-46

Russell D.W. and Holway, C. Strategies for Technology-Enhanced Delivery of Graduate Engineering Courses.  Proceedings Syllabus 2000: New Dimensions in Educational Technology:  Boston MA, November 30 - December 2, 2000 (Invited Plenary co-Speaker).

Russell, D.W. Education and the Corporation, National Engineers Week Celebration Lockheed Martin Management and Data Systems, February 22, 2000 (Invited Panelist)

Russell, D.W., Education and the Workforce. EC Valley’99.  Delaware Valley’s Premier Electronic Commerce Conference. September 22, 1999 (Invited Panelist)

Russell D. W., Expertism in Project Management, Proceedings ANNES’95. 2nd New Zealand International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks & Expert Systems 1995: November 20-23, pp 198-203. Dunedin, New Zealand. (Invited-presenter) IEEE Press.

Russell, D.W., Software Engineering for Real‑time Production Monitoring Systems. Proceedings ICCIM’93:  2nd Intl. Conference: COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING ICCIM’93 Vol. 2 (ed. Sen. A et al.) Singapore. World Scientific Publishing Sept 6‑10,1993 (Invited Presenter) 488-498.

Russell, D.W. ISESS'93‑A Reality Check in Applications of AI in Engineering Vo1.VIII. Proc. Fifth Int. Conf. on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering‑SEKE'93.  San Francisco, CA.  June 16‑19, 1993 Knowledge Systems Institute. (Invited), 637‑640.