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Publication typeNo. of Publ. (published/accepted)No. of Publ. (sub./under rev.)
 Peer reviewed archival journals 31 33
 Books (monographs) 1 1
 Book chapters 1 1
 Peer reviewed conference proceedings 49 57
 Conference proceedings (no review) 2 2
 Misc. (reports, white papers, etc.)55
 Total 89 98
 Total (peer reviewed) 80 90

Refereed Journal Articles
  1. Liu, Ang, Tao, I., Tan, K., Lu, S.-Y. & Wuest, T.(2018). Biologically Inspired Design of Context-aware and Network-aware Smart Products. Journal of Design Studies, xx(xx), xx-xx. DOI XXX (submitted)
  2. Gaiardelli, P.; Pezzotta, G.; Rondini, A.; Romero, D.; Jarrahi, F.; Bertoni, M.; Wiesner, S.; Wuest, T.; Larsson, T.; Zaki, M.; Jussen, P.; Boucher, X.; Ziaee Bigdeli, A.; Cavalieri, S. (2018). Product-Service Systems Evolution: State-of-the-Art and Direction for Future Research in the Era of Industry 4.0. International Journal of Production Research, xx(xx), xx-xx. DOI XXXX. (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 2.623) (submitted)
  3. Mittal, S., Khan, M., Romero, D. & Wuest, T. (2018). A Critical Review of Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 Maturity Models: Implications for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Journal of Manufacturing Systems, xx(2018), xxx-xxx. DOI xxx(IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 3.699) (accepted)
  4. Khan, M., Mittal, S., West, S. & Wuest, T. (2018). Review on upgradability - a product lifetime extension strategy in the context of Product Service Systems. Journal of Cleaner Production, 204(2018), 1154-1168. DOI 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.08.329  (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 5.651) link
  5. West, S., Khan*, M. & Wuest, T.(2018). A Strategy for Midlife upgrades in the Context of Servitization. CIRP Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology, xx(xx), xx-xx. DOI XXXX(accepted w/ revisions)
  6. Jones, A., Romero, D. & Wuest, T. (2018). Modeling Agents as Joint Cognitive Systems in Smart Manufacturing Systems. Manufacturing Letters, 17(August), 6-8. DOI 10.1016/j.mfglet.2018.06.002. link
  7. Lenz, J., Wuest, T. & Westkaemper, E. (2018). Holistic Approach to Machine Tool Data Analytics. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 48(2018), 180-191. DOI 10.1016/j.jmsy.2018.03.003(IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 3.699) link
  8. Menon, K., Kärkkäinen, H., Wuest, T. (2018). Industrial Internet Platform providers and end-users' perceptions on impacts of platform openness. Industry & Innovation, xx(xx), xx-xx. DOI xxx. (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 1.338) (accepted w/ revisions)
  9. Wei, W., Liang, H., Wuest, T. & Liu, A. (2018). A new module partition method based on the criterion and noise functions of robust design. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 94(9-12)3275-3285. DOI 10.1007/s00170-016-9797-4 (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 2.601) link
  10. Huang, Q., Bauer, C., Stolin, A., Wuest, T., Melroy, S., Majewski, S., Brefczynski-Lewis, J. & Kundu, B. (2018). Dynamic FDG brain PET imaging using Helmet_PET: Model corrected blood input function to compute FDG uptake rate during an ambulatory upright task. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 59(supplement 1), 427. (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 7.439) link
  11. Wuest, T., Schmidt, T., Wei, W. & Romero, D. (2018). Towards (pro-)active intelligent products. International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management, 11(2), 154-189. DOI XXXX.
  12. Kalverkamp, M., Pehlken, A. & Wuest, T. (2017). Cascade Use and the Management of Product Lifecycles. Sustainability, 9(9), 1540. DOI 10.3390/su9091540. (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 2.075) link (open-access) Selected as Cover Story (Issue 9 Vol 9) out of 176 papers link
  13. Menon, K., Kärkkäinen, H., Wuest, T. & Gupta, J. (2017). Industrial Internet Platforms: A PLM Perspective. Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, xx(xx), xx-xx. DOI 10.1177/0954405418760651. (IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 1.445) link
  14. Mittal, S., Kahn, M., Romero, D. & Wuest, T. (2017). Smart Manufacturing: Characteristics, Technologies and Enabling Factors. Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, Online first, 1-20. DOI 10.1177/0954405417736547(IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 1.445) link (open-access)
  15. Melroy, S., Bauer, C., McHugh, M., Carden, G., Stolin, A., Majewski, S., Brefczynski-Lewis, J. & Wuest, T. (2017). Development and Design of Next-Generation Head-Mounted Ambulatory Microdose Positron-Emission Tomography (AM-PET) System. Sensors, 17(5), 1164. DOI 10.3390/s17051164(IMPACT FACTOR 2016: 2.677) link (open-access)
  16. Thoben, K.-D., Wiesner, S. & Wuest, T. (2017). “Industrie 4.0” and Smart Manufacturing – A Review of Research Issues and Application Examples. International Journal of Automation Technology, 11(1), 4-19. DOI 10.20965/ijat.2017.p0004 link (open-access) (2017 IJAT Best Review Paper Award)
  17. Wellsandt, S., Nabati, E., Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2016). A survey of product lifecycle models: Towards complex products and service offers. International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management, 9(4), 353-390. DOI 10.1504/IJPLM.2016.080985 link
  18. Wuest, T., Irgens, C., & Thoben, K.-D. (2016). Changing states of multi-stage process chain. Journal of Engineering, Article ID 8569694, 11 pages. DOI 10.1155/2016/8569694 link (open-access)
  19. Wuest, T. & Ngassa Nana, U. M. (2016). State based representation of a product's middle of life. International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management, 9(2), 108-138. DOI 10.1504/IJPLM.2016.10000599 link
  20. Georgise, F., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2017). SCOR Model Application in Developing Countries: Challenges and Requirements. Production Planning and Control, 28(1), 17-32. DOI 10.1080/09537287.2016.1230790 (IMPACT FACTOR 2016: 2.369) link
  21. Wuest, T., Weimer, D., Irgens, C. & Thoben, K.-D. (2016). Machine Learning in Manufacturing: Advantages, Challenges and Applications. Production & Manufacturing Research, 4(1), 23-45. DOI 10.1080/21693277.2016.1192517 link (open-access)
  22. Lehmhus, D., Wuest, T., Wellsandt, S., Bosse, S., Kaihara, T., Thoben, K.-D. & Busse, M. (2015). Cloud-based Automated Design and Additive Manufacturing: A Usage Data-enabled Paradigm Shift. Sensors, 15(12), 32079-32122. DOI 10.3390/s151229905 (IMPACT FACTOR 2015: 2.437) link (open-access)
  23. Wei, W., Liu, A., Lu, S. C.-Y. & Wuest, T. (2015). A Multi-Principle Module Identification Method for Product Platform Design. Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A, 16(1), 1-10. DOI 10.1631/jzus.A1400263 (IMPACT FACTOR 2015: 0.941) link
  24. Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2015). Accessing servitisation potential of PLM data by applying the product avatar concept. Production Planning and Control, 26(14-15), 1198-1218. DOI 10.1080/09537287.2015.1033494 (IMPACT FACTOR 2015: 1.532) link (pre-print version)
  25. Zuñiga, R., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2015). Comparing Mining and Manufacturing Supply Chain Processes: Challenges and Requirements. Production Planning and Control, 26(2), 81-96. DOI: 10.1080/09537287.2013.855335 (IMPACT FACTOR 2015: 1.532link (post-print version)
  26. Wuest, T., Irgens, C. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). An approach to quality monitoring in manufacturing using supervised machine learning on product state data. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 25(5), 1167-1180. DOI 10.1007/s10845-013-0761-y (IMPACT FACTOR 2014: 1.731) link (post-print version)
  27. Wuest, T., Tinscher, R., Porzel, R. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). Experimental research data quality in materials science. International Journal of Advanced Information Technology, 6(4), 1-16. DOI 10.5121/ijait.2014.4601 link (open-access)
  28. Wuest, T., Dittmer, P., Veigt, M. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Ressourceneffiziente Fertigungssteuerung - Qualitätsbasierte Auftragszuordnung durch Produktzustandsbetrachtung [Resource efficient manufacturing control]. wt-online, 103(2), 100-103. link (post-print version)
  29. Wuest, T., Klein, D., Seifert, M. & Thoben, K.-D. (2012). Method to Describe Interdependencies of State Characteristics Related to Distortion. Mat.-wiss. u. Werkstofftech., 43(1-2), 186-191. DOI 10.1002/mawe.201100908 (IMPACT FACTOR 2011: 0.56) link (pre-print version)
  30. Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2012). Exploitation of Material Property Potentials to Reduce Rare Raw Material Waste - A Product State Based Concept for Manufacturing Process Improvement. Journal of Mining World Express (MWE), 1(1), 13-20. link (open-access)
  31. Thoben, K.-D., Klein, D., Wuest, T. & Zoch, H.-W. (2012). Knowledge and Planning System for Distortion Engineering. Mat.-wiss. u. Werkstofftech., 43(1-2), 192-198. DOI 10.1002/mawe.201100909 (IMPACT FACTOR 2011: 0.56) link (pre-print version)
  32. Thoben, K.-D., Klein, D., Seifert, M. & Wuest, T. (2012). Approaches to describe distortion along process chains. Mat.-wiss. u. Werkstofftech., 43(1-2), 178-185. DOI 10.1002/mawe.201100907 (IMPACT FACTOR 2011: 0.56) link (pre-print version)
  33. Wuest, T., Klein, D., Seifert, M. & Thoben, K.-D. (2011). Der Werkstückzustand im Informationsmanagement [Product state based information management]. PRODUCTIVITY Management, 2(2011), 26-28. link
Books / Monographies
  1. Wuest, T. (2015). Identifying product and process state drivers in manufacturing systems using supervised machine learning. Springer Theses. New York, Heidelberg: Springer Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-17611-6  link SpringerLink (pre-print version)
Book Chapters
  1. Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2017). New Markets/Opportunities through Availability of Product Life Cycle Data: Technology and Applications, pp. 613-628. In Bosse, S., Lehmhus, D., Lang, W. & Busse, M. (eds.) (2017). Material-integrated intelligent Systems. McGraw-Hill. DOI: 10.1002/9783527679249.ch25 link

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. Romero, D., Jones, A. & Wuest, T. (2018). A New Architecture for Controlling Smart Manufacturing Systems. 9th Int'l Conference on Intelligent Systems (IEEE) 2018, Madeira Island, Portugal, September 25th-27th, 2018. link
  2. Khan, M. & Wuest, T. (2018). Upgradable PSS: Implications for Business Model Components. 26th CIRP Life Cycle Engineering Conference. West Lafayette, IN, May 7-9, 2019. (abstract accepted)
  3. Khan* M.A., Kalverkamp M., Wuest T. (2019) Cascade Utilization During the End-of-Life of Product Service Systems: Synergies and Challenges. In: Pehlken A., Kalverkamp M., Wittstock R. (eds) Cascade Use in Technologies 2018. Springer Vieweg, Berlin, Heidelberg, p 1-7. DOI 10.1007/978-3-662-57886-5_1 link
  4. Khan, M. & Wuest, T. (2018). Mapping of PSS Research: A Bibliometric Analysis. Int'l Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management.Washington DC, USA, September 27th-29th, 2018. Awarded with IEOM 2018 - 2nd Place for Graduate Student Paper Competition.
  5. Khan, M. & Wuest, T. (2018). Towards a methodology to design upgradable product service systems. 6th CIRP Global Web Conference (CIRPe), October 23rd- 25th, 2018. (accepted)
  6. Sakib, N. & Wuest, T. (2018). Challenges and Opportunities of Condition-based Predictive Maintenance: A Review. 6th CIRP Global Web Conference (CIRPe), October 23rd- 25th, 2018. (accepted)
  7. Vössing, M., Siegel, J., Feldmann, N., Wuest, T. & Benz, C. (2018). Employee-Centric Service Innovation: A Viable Proxy for Customer-Intimacy for Product-Focused Enterprises. In: Satzger G., Patrício L., Zaki M., Kühl N., Hottum P. (eds): Exploring Service Science. IESS 2018. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, 331. Springer, Cham. DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-00713-3_7 link
  8. Mittal, S., Romero, D. & Wuest, T. (2018).Towards a Smart Manufacturing Maturity Model for SMEs (SM3E)Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2018, August 26-30, 2018, Seoul, South Korea. IFIP AICT 536. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-99707-0_20 link
  9. Romero, D., Gaiardelli, P., Powell, D., Wuest, T. & Thürer, M. (2018). Digital Lean Cyber-Physical Production Systems: The Emergence of Digital Lean Manufacturing and The Significance of Digital Waste. Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2018, August 26-30, 2018, Seoul, South Korea. IFIP AICT 536. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-99704-9_2 link
  10. Romero, D., Mattsson, S., Fast-Berglund, Å., Wuest, T.,Gorecky, D. & Stahre, J. (2018). Digitalizing Occupational Health, Safety and Productivity for the Operator 4.0. Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2018, August 26-30, 2018, Seoul, South Korea. IFIP AICT 536. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-99707-0_59 link
  11. Choi, S., Wuest, T. & Kulvatunyou, S. (2018). Towards a Platform for Smart Manufacturing Improvement Planning. Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2018, August 26-30, 2018, Seoul, South Korea. IFIP AICT 536. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-99707-0_47 link
  12. Mittal, S., Romero, D., & Wuest, T. (2018). Towards a Smart Manufacturing Toolkit for SME. 15th Int'l Conference on Product Lifecycle Management. July 1-4, Torino, Italy. (accepted)
  13. Kalverkamp, M., Phelken, A., Wuest, T. & Young, S. (2018). Sustainability of Cascading Product Lifecycles: The need for adaptive management to end-of-life supply chains. 15th Int'l Conference on Product Lifecycle Management. July 1-4, Torino, Italy. (Nominated for Marco Garetti Best Paper Award(accepted)
  14. Menon, K., Kärkkäinen, H., Wuest, T. & Seppälä, T. (2018). Is Openness really free? A critical analysis of switching costs for Industrial Internet Platforms. 15th Int'l Conference on Product Lifecycle Management.July 1-4, Torino, Italy. (accepted)
  15. West, S. & Wuest, T. (2018). Anatomy of stakeholders within complex product service systems. Spring Servitization Conference (SSC) 2018 - Driving Competitiveness through Servitization. Copenhagen Business School, May 14-16, 2018. Copenhagen, Denmark. 
  16. Smith, N. & Wuest, T. (2017). Identifying Key Aspects of Success for PSS. APMS 2017, September 3-7., 2017, Hamburg, Germany. IFIP AICT 513. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-66923-6_27 link 
  17. Romero, D., Wuest, T., Stahre, J. & Gorecky, D. (2017). Social Factory Architecture: Social Networking Services and Production Scenarios through the Social Internet of Things, Services and People for Operator 4.0. APMS 2017, September 3-7., 2017, Hamburg, Germany. IFIP AICT 513. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-66923-6_31 link
  18. Menon, K., Kaerkkaenen, H. & Wuest, T. (2017). Role of openness in industrial internet platform providers’ strategyPLM 2017, July 9-12., 2017, Seville, Spain. Rios, J. et al. (Eds.): PLM 2017, IFIP AICT 517, 92–105. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-72905-3_9link
  19. West, S. & Wuest, T. (2017). A Strategy for Midlife Upgrades to Provide Value for Both the Equipment Operator and the Supplier. Spring Servitization Conference (SSC 2017), 15-17 May 2017, Luzerne, Switzerland. link
  20. Melroy, S., McHugh, M., Carden, G., Brefczynski-Lewis, J. & Wuest, T. (2016). Engineering design for mobile brain imaging helmet – AM-PETThe 3rd International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications (ECSA 2016), 15–30 November 2016; Sciforum Electronic Conference Series, Vol. 3, 2016. DOI 10.3390/ecsa-3-E004 link (open-access)
  21. Wei, W., Wuest, T., Ji, J. & Tao, F. (2017). Product Family Flexible Design Method based on Dynamic Requirements Uncertainty Analysis. Procedia CIRP, 60(2017), 332-337. DOI 10.1016/j.procir.2017.01.037 link (open-access)
  22. Romero, D., Stahre, J., Wuest, T., Noran, O., Bernus, P., Fast-Berglund, A. & Gosecky, D. (2016). Towards an Operator 4.0 Typology: A Human-Centric Perspective on the Fourth Industrial Revolution Technologies. International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering. 2016, October 29.-31., Tianjin, China. ISSN 2164-8670 cd-rom, ISSN 2164-8689 online link (Best Faculty Paper Award) 
  23. Wuest, T. & Wellsandt, S. (2016). Design and Development of Product Service Systems (PSS) - Impact on Product Lifecycle PerspectiveProcedia Technology, 26, 152-161. DOI 10.1016/j.protcy.2016.08.021 link (open-access)
  24. Mittal, S., Khan, M. & Wuest, T. (2016). Smart Manufacturing: Characteristics and Technologies. PLM 2016, July 11-13., 2016, Columbia, SC, USA. Harik, R. et al. (Eds.): PLM 2016, IFIP AICT 492, 539–548. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-54660-5_48 link
  25. Khan, M., Rozati, G. & Wuest, T. (2016). Sensor Triggered Replacement of Spare Parts: Customer Service Process Innovation. APMS 2016, September 3.-7., 2016, Iguassa Falls, Brazil. Naeaes, I., et al. (Eds.): APMS 2016, IFIP AICT 488, 343-350. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-51133-7_41  link
  26. Wuest, T., Mak-Dadanski, J., Kaczmarek, B. & Thoben, K.-D. (2015). Challenges of heavy load logistics in global maritime supply chains. Umeda, S. et al. (Eds.). APMS 2015, Part II, IFIP AICT 460, 175-182. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-22759-7_20. link (post-print)
  27. Wuest, T., Wellsandt, S. & Thoben, K.-D. (2016). Information Quality in PLM: A production process perspective. 12th International Conference on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). 19.-21. October 2015, Doha, QatarA. Bouras et al. (Eds.): PLM 2015, IFIP AICT 467, 826–834. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-33111-9_75 link
  28. Wellsandt, S., Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2015). Information Quality in PLM: A Product Design PerspectiveUmeda, S. et al. (Eds.). APMS 2015, Part I, IFIP AICT 459, 515-523doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-22756-6_63. link
  29. Wei, W., Liu, A., Wuest, T., & Lu, S. C.-Y. (2015). Product Requirement Modeling and Optimization Method based on Product Configuration Design. Procedia CIRP, 36, 1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.procir.2015.01.020. link (open-access)
  30. Wuest, T., Liu, A., Wei, W., Lu, S. C.-Y. & Thoben, K.-D. (2015). Utilization of Manufacturing State Drivers to Support Design. Procedia CIRP, 36, 72-77. doi: 10.1016/j.procir.2015.01.081. link (open-access)
  31. Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). Capturing, Managing and Sharing Product Information Along the Lifecycle for Design Improvement. 10th International Workshop on Integrated Design Engineering (IDE WORKSHOP), 10.-12. September 2014, Gommern, Germany. link (post-print version)
  32. Wuest, T., Mak-Dadanski, J. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). Data quality in materials science: A Quality Management Manual approach. Grabot, B. et al. (Eds.): APMS 2014, Part I, IFIP AICT 438, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 42-49. doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-44739-0_6. link (post-print version)
  33. Wuest, T., Knoke, B. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). Applying graph theory and the product state concept in manufacturing. Procedia Technology 15(2014), 349-358. doi: 10.1016/j.protcy.2014.09.089. link (open-access)
  34. Liu, A., Wuest, T. & Lu, S C.-Y. (2014). Application of Prospect Theory on Car Sharing Product Service System. Procedia CIRP, 16, 350-355. doi: 10.1016/j.procir.2014.02.022. link (open-access)
  35. Wuest, T., Liu, A., Lu, S. C.-Y. & Thoben, K.-D. (2014). Application of the stage gate model in production supporting quality management. Procedia CIRP, 17, 32-37. doi: 10.1016/j.procir.2014.01.071. link (open-access)
  36. Wuest, T., Werthmann, D. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Towards an approach to identify the optimal instant of time for information capturing in supply chains. Prabhu, V., Taisch, M. & Kiritsis, D. (Eds.): APMS 2013, Part I, IFIP AICT 414, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 3-12. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-41266-0_1. link (post-print version)
  37. Knoke, B., Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Intelligent Product States - Exploring the Synergy of Intelligent Products and State Characteristics in Collaborative Manufacturing. The Third International Conference on Advanced Collaborative Networks, Systems and Applications - COLLA 2013, July 21 - 26, 2013, Nice, France, 88-93. link (open-access)
  38. Knoke, B., Wuest, T., & Thoben, K. D. (2013). Characteristics of Knowledge and Barriers towards Innovation and Improvement in Collaborative Manufacturing Process Chains. In Franch, X. & Soffer, P. (Eds.): CAiSE 2013 Workshops, LNBIP, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 264-273. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-38490-5_25. link (open-access)
  39. Hribernik, K., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). A Product Avatar for Leisure Boats Owners: Concept, Development and Findings. In: Bernard, A., Rivest, L. & Dutta, D. (eds.): PLM 2013, IFIP AICT 409, Heidelberg Berlin, Springer, 560-569. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-41501-2_56. link (post-print version)
  40. Knoke, B., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013) Fragmented knowledge in collaborative manufacturing process chains. Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS), 451-456, 20-24 May 2013, doi: 10.1109/CTS.2013.6567268. link (open-access)
  41. Hribernik, K., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Towards Product Avatars Representing Middle-of-Life Information for Improving Design, Development and Manufacturing Processes. In: Kovacs, G.L. & Kochan, D. (Eds.): NEW PROLAMAT 2013, IFIP AICT 411, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 85-96. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-41329-2_10. link (post-print version)
  42. Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Digital Representation of Intelligent Products: Product Avatar 2.0. In: Abramovici, M. & Stark, R. (Eds.): Smart products Engineering, LNPE, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 675-684. Doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-30817-8_66. link (post-print version)
  43. Wellsandt, S., Wuest, T. & Durugbo, C., Thoben, K.-D. (2013). The Internet of Experiences –Towards an Experience-Centred Innovation Approach. In: Emmanouilidis, C., Taisch, M., & Kiritsis, D. (Eds.): APMS 2012, Part I, IFIP AICT 397, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 669-676. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-40352-1_84. link (post-print version)
  44. Knoke, B., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Understanding Product State Relations within Manufacturing Processes. In: Emmanouilidis, C., Taisch, M., & Kiritsis, D. (Eds.): APMS 2012, Part I, IFIP AICT 397, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 437-444. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-40352-1_55. link (post-print version)
  45. Wuest, T., Irgens, C. & Thoben, K.-D. (2013). Analysis of Manufacturing Process Sequences, using Machine Learning on Intermediate Product States (as Process Proxy Data). In: Emmanouilidis, C., Taisch, M., & Kiritsis, D. (Eds.): APMS 2012, Part II, IFIP AICT 398, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 1-8. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-40361-3_1. link (post-print version)
  46. Wuest, T., Thoben, K.-D. (2012). Information Management for Manufacturing SMEs. In: Frick, J. & Laugen, B. (Eds.): APMS 2011, IFIP AICT 384, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 481-488. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-33980-6_53. link (post-print version)
  47. Wuest, T., Hribernik, K. & Thoben, K.-D. (2012). Can a Product Have a Facebook? A New Perspective on Product Avatars in Product Lifecycle Management. In: Rivest, L., Bouraz, A. & Louhichi, B. (eds.): PLM 2012, IFIP AICT 388, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 400-410. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-35758-9_36. link (post-print version)
  48. Irgens, C., Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2012). Product state based view and machine learning: A suitable approach to increase quality? In: Borangiu, T., Dolgui, A., Dumitrache, I., Pereira, C.E. & Vrba, P. (Eds.) (2012) Information control for smarter manufacturing. Proceedings of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, 23.-25. May, 2012, Bucharest, Romania, 190-195. link (post-print version)
  49. Ermert, V., Horsch, A., Klein, D., Kohlmann, R., Mahlig, R., Rentrop, B. & Wuest, T. (2011). Heat Treatment Based on Necessary Information Exchange. In: Proc. of the 26th ASM Heat Treating Society Conference 2011, 31.October - 02. November, Cincinnati, USA, 131-137. link
  50. Wuest, T. (2011). Tool to identify relevant product state characteristics for improved information management along distributed production process chains. In: Frick, J. (Eds.) (2011). Value Networks: Innovation, Technologies and Management. Proceedings of the APMS 2011 International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems – Doctoral Workshop, 24. September, 2011, Stavanger, Norway, 11-24 (ISBN 978-82-7644-461-2).
  51. Wuest, T., Klein D., Seifert, M. & Thoben, K.-D. (2011). Challenges for grown engineering SMEs with a diverse product portfolio on information management and product tracking and tracing. In: Frick, J. (Eds.) (2011). Value Networks: Innovation, Technologies and Management. Proceedings of the APMS 2011 International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems, 26.-28. September 2011, Stavanger, Norway (ISBN 978-82-7644-461-2).
  52. Wuest, T., Sitek, P., Seifert, M. & Thoben, K.-D. (2011). Organisational and Technical Interdependencies in Collaborative Production. Proceedings 17th International Conference on Concurrent Engineering, 20.-22. June 2011, Aachen, Germany, 343-349. link
  53. Wuest, T., Klein, D. & Thoben, K.-D. (2011). State of steel products in industrial production processes. Procedia Engineering, 10(2011), 2220-2225. link (post-print version)
  54. Ermert, V., Horsch, A., Klein, D., Kohlmann, R., Mahlig,  R., Rentrop, B. & Wuest, T. (2011). Necessary Information for Successful Heat Treatment. Proceedings of the European Conference on Heat Treatment 2011 & 3rd Int. Conference on "Heat Treatment and Surface Engineering of Tools and Dies" 23.-25. March, 2011, Wels, Austria, 12-19. link
  55. Eschenbächer, J; Wuest, T. & Thoben, K.-D. (2010). Extended Products Supporting Ambient Assisted Working Approaches in Production Environments. In: Hoffmann, P.; Wewetzer, D.; Eschenbächer, J.; Herzog, O.;  Thoben, K.D. (2010). Change 2009 – Ambient Assisted Working Accessible and assistive ICT in Enterprise Environments. Emden, Germany, 10.-11. September, 2009, 54-74.
  56. Seifert, M. & Wuest, T. (2009). Guide to a Strategic Procurement Planning Approach on Regulated Commodity Markets. In: Camarinha-Matos, L.M. et al. (eds.): PRO-VE 2009, IFIP AICT 307, Heidelberg Berlin: Springer, 369-378. Doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-04568-4_39. link (post-print version)
Conference proceedings (no review)
  1. Ermert, V., Horsch, A., Klein, D., Kohlmann, R., Mahlig, R., Rentrop, B. & Wuest, T. (2011). Notwendiger Informationsaustausch für eine erfolgreiche Wärmebehandlung. In: 67. Kolloquium für Wärmebehandlung, Werkstofftechnik, Fertigungs- und Verfahrenstechnik, 12. -14. October 2011, Wiesbaden, Germany. 
  2. Wuest, T., Klein, D., Kleiza, K. & Thoben, K-D. (2010). Wissens- und Datenmanagement des SFB 570 „Distortion Engineering". In: Symposium "Wissenschaftliche Portale und Informationsnetzwerke", Hellmers, J., Wriedt T. & Thomaschewski, J. (eds.), 2. March, 2010, Bremen, Germany, 27-35. link
Reports & Misc.
  1. Taisch, M., Arena, D., Gorobtcova, P., Kiritsis, D., Luglietti, R., May, G., Morin, T. & Wuest, T. (2018). World Manufacturing Forum 2018 Report. World Manufacturing Forum. link
  2. Ivezic, N., Kulvatunyou, B., Brandl, D., Machi, M., Lu, Y., Noller, D., Davis, J., Wuest, T., Kiritsis, D. & Witherell, P. (2018). NIST Advanced Manufacturing Series 100-15 - 2017 NIST / OAGi Workshop: Drilling down on Smart Manufacturing – Enabling Composable Service-Oriented Manufacturing Systems. Doi: 10.6028/NIST.AMS.100-15 link  (open-access)
  3. Wuest, T., Schmid, P., Lego, B. & Bowen, E. (2018). Overview of Smart Manufacturing in West Virginia. WVU Bureau of Business & Economic Research, Morgantown, WV, USA. link  
  4. Ivezic, N., Kulvatunyou, B., Brandl, D., Cho, H., Lu, Y., Noller, D., Davis, J., Wuest, T., Ameri, F. & Bernstein, W. (2017). NIST Advanced Manufacturing Series 100-8 - 2016 NIST / OAGi Workshop: Drilling down on Smart Manufacturing – Enabling Composable Apps. Doi: 10.6028/NIST.AMS.100-8 link (open-access)
  5. Davis, J. (2017). Cybersecurity for Manufacturers: Securing the Digitized and Connected Factory. MForesight. September 2017. link (Contributor)
Presentations / Speeches / Keynotes

2018

  • "Towards a Smart Manufacturing Maturity Model for SMEs (SM3E)" Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2018, August 28, 2018, Seoul, South Korea. 
  • "Towards a Smart Manufacturing Toolkit for SME" 15th Int'l Conference on Product Lifecycle Management. July 3, Torino, Italy. 
  • "Smart Manufacturing for SMM - Opportunities and Challenges" NIST Industry Forum. May, 9th, Gaithersburg, MD, USA.
  • "Holistic Approach to Machine Tool Data Analytics". NIST/OAGi Workshop: Enabling Composable Service-Oriented Manufacturing Systems. April, 24th, Gaithersburg, MD, USA.
  • "Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 - Opportunities and Challenges for SMEs" Keynote - 1st Industry 4.0 School and Industry Night, February 18th, Kelowna, BC, Canada.

2017

  • "Supply Chain Management & Smart Manufacturing" WVU Leadership, October 27th, Morgantown, WV. USA.
  • "Opportunities for Innovations in Smart Advanced Manufacturing" Panel discussion together w/ Dr. Rob Ivester, DoE AMO & Dr. Kirk Rogers, GE Center for Additive Tech. Adv., October 25th, Southpointe, PA, USA.
  • "Smart Manufacturing for SMEs" (w/ Patrick Schmidt). Industry Workshop. October 19th, Wheeling, WV, USA.
  • “Smart Manufacturing in SMEs”. IFIP WG 5.7 Research Workshop. September 6th, 2017, Hamburg, Germany.
  • “Identifying Key Aspects of Success for PSS”. International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2017. 3. - 7. September, 2017, Hamburg, Germany.
  • "Advanced and Smart Manufacturing - Opportunities and Implications for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises". Industry Workshop. August 24, 2017. Princeton, WV, USA. 
  • "Internet of Things Research and innovation at WVU". 'IoT Showcase' at the House Commerce and Energy Committee. June 13, 2017. Washington DC, USA. 
  • "Secure COmmunications Internet Of thiNgs (SCOrpION)". Presentation at NIST. June 12, 2017. Gaithersburg, MD, USA.
  • "Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 at WVU". Presentation at Project Meeting, April 17., 2017. York Technical College, SC, USA.
  • "Interoperability framework for Smart Manufacturing integration in SMEs - a US/German collaboration”. Presentation at CIRP Winter Meeting, February 15th, 2016, Paris, France.

2016

  • "Smart Manufacturing & Why Industrial & Systems Engineering are needed more than ever". Seminar at Texas Tech University, December 1st, 2016, Lubbock, TX, USA.
  • Smart Manufacturing & PLM”. PLM North America meeting 2016, October 17-18., 2016, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, USA.  
  • "Smart Manufacturing: Characteristics and Technologies". International Conference on Product Lifecycle Management 2016, July 11-13., 2016, Columbia, SC, USA.
  • "Technologies Enabling PSS Operations Management" (3.5h). IPSS Doctoral Spring School, Operations Management Methods and Technologies for PSS Delivery. University of Brescia & University of Bergamo. 17. June, 2016, Brescia, Italy.
  • "Design and Development of Product Service Systems (PSS) - Impact of Product Lifecycle Perspective". 3rd International Conference on System-Integrated Intelligence. 13. June, 2016 Paderborn, Germany.
  • "Smart Manufacturing - the US Industrie 4.0? ...and how is that related to energy?". NEXT Energy Symposium. CascadeUse Research Group, University of Oldenburg. 10. June, 2016, Oldenburg, Germany.
  • "Smart Manufacturing: Computer Science, Data Analytics, and Manufacturing working together". Graduate Seminar, Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, West Virginia University. 9. March, 2016, Morgantown, WV, USA.

2015

  • "From individual processes to holistic manufacturing systems - enriching data by accumulation of states". National Institute for Standards and Technology, 13. November, 2015, Gaithersburg, MD, USA.
  • "Smart Manufacturing - Quo Vadis? (A research perspective)". Graduate Seminar, IMSE Department, Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, West Virginia University. 9. October, 2015, Morgantown, WV, USA.
  • "Smart Manufacturing - Quo Vadis? (Implications on Industry)". Keynote presentation at IE Academy and IMSE Visiting Committee event. 25. September, 2015, Old Art Museum, Morgantown, WV, USA.
  • "From individual processes to holistic manufacturing systems - enriching data by accumulation of states". Invited seminar keynote at Aoyama-Gakuin University. 10. September, 2015, Tokyo, Japan.
  • "Challenges of heavy load logistics in global maritime supply chains". International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2015, Innovative Production Management towards sustainable Growth: Service, Manufacturing, and Resilient Supply Chain. 5. - 9. September, 2015, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Improving process and product quality using machine learning”. Keynote-Speaker at Seminar Industrial Recycling as a Business Opportunity for the Region of Tarapaca [Reciclaje Industrial como Oportunidad de Negocios de la Region de Tarapaca]. 16. April 2015, Iquique, Chile. link
  • Utilization of Manufacturing State Drivers to Support Design”. 25th CIRP Design Conference - Innovative Product Creation. 2. - 4. March 2015, Haifa, Israel.
  • Product Requirement Modeling and Optimization Method based on Product Configuration Design”. 25th CIRP Design Conference - Innovative Product Creation. 2. - 4. March 2015, Haifa, Israel.
  • Introduction and Research Topics”. CIRP Winter Meeting - RA Meeting. 18. - 20. February, 2015, Paris, France.

2014

  • Data quality in materials science: A Quality Management Manual approach”. International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2014, Innovative and knowledge-based production management in a global-local world. 20. - 24. September, 2014, Ajaccio, France.
  • Applying graph theory and the product state concept in manufacturing.” 2nd International Conference on System-integrated Intelligence: New Challenges for Product and Production Engineering. 2. - 4. July, 2014, Bremen, Germany.
  • Application of Prospect Theory on Car Sharing Product Service System.” 6th CIRP IPS2 Conference Industrial Product-Service Systems, 1. - 2. May, 2014, Windsor, Canada.
  • Application of the stage gate model in production supporting quality management.” 47th CIRP CMS Conference Manufacturing Systems, 28. - 30. April, 2014, Windsor, Canada.
2013
  • Towards an approach to identify the optimal instant of time for information capturing in supply chains.”, International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS 2013) - Sustainable Production and Service Supply Chains, 9. - 12. September, 2013, State College, Pennsylvania, USA.
  • An information system for research data in material science.“, invited talk, Helmholtz Open Access Workshop „Open Access to Publications and Data in the Research Field ‚Structure of Matter‘ of the Helmholtz Association”, 10. - 11. June, 2013, Hamburg, Germany. link
  • Digital Representation of Intelligent Products: Product Avatar 2.0.”, 23rd CIRP Design Conference – Smart Product Engineering, 11. - 13. March, 2013, Bochum, Germany.
2012
  • Understanding Product State Relations within Manufacturing Processes.”, International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems, 24. - 26. September, 2012, Rhodes Island, Greece.
  • Analysis of Manufacturing Process Sequences, using Machine Learning on Intermediate Product States (as Process Proxy Data).”, International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems, 24. - 26. September, 2012, Rhodes Island, Greece.
  • Product state based view and machine learning: A suitable approach to increase quality?”, 14th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, 23. - 25. May, 2012, Bucharest, Romania.
  • 3rd International Conference on Dynamics in Logistics (LDIC 2012) – Doctoral Workshop, 27. February - 2. March, 2012, Bremen, Germany.
2011
  • Tool to identify relevant product state characteristics for improved information management along distributed production process chains.”, International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems – Doctoral Workshop, 24. September, 2011, Stavanger, Norway.
  • Challenges for grown engineering SMEs with a diverse product portfolio on information management and product tracking and tracing.”, International Conference of Advances in Production Management Systems, 26. - 28. September, 2011, Stavanger, Norway.
  • Method to Describe Interdependencies of State Characteristics Related to Distortion.”, 3rd International Conference on Distortion Engineering, 14. - 16. September 2011, Bremen, Germany
  • State of steel products in industrial production processes.”, 11th International Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Materials. 5. - 9. June, 2011, Como, Italy
2010
  • "Wissens- und Datenmanagement des SFB 570 „Distortion Engineering.", Symposium "Wissenschaftliche Portale und Informationsnetzwerke, 2. March, 2010, Bremen, Germany.
2009
  • "Leitfaden für strategische Beschaffungsplanung auf regulierten
 Rohstoffmärkten.“, BIBA Forum, 23rd November, 2009, Bremen, Germany.
  • Guide to a Strategic Procurement Planning Approach on Regulated Commodity Markets.”, 10th IFIP 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2009. 7. - 9. October 2009, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Other media coverage (selected)
  • 'Smart Manufacturing' focus of WVU study (p 16-17). EngineeringWV, Fall 2018. link
  • Trabajador 4.0 = humano + tecnología. World Economic Forum (WEF), October 3rd, 2018. link
  • Wuest on editorial board for World Manufacturing Forum report. WVU Statler News, September 27th, 2018. link
  • Black Tees #8 w/ Dr. Thorsten Wuest, Black Tees of Engineering Podcast, September 24th, 2018. link
  • Introducing 'Operator 4.0,' a tech-augmented human worker. Salon, September 3rd, 2018. link
  • Introducing 'Operator 4.0,' a tech-augmented human worker. Los Angeles Times, August, 29th, 2018. link
  • ML, AI, and the Smart Manufacturing of Smart Products. Connected World, September 1st, 2018. link
  • WVU One of Five Worldwide Awarded Sate-of-the-Art Additive Manufacturing System from GE. WVUtoday, June 29th, 2018. link
  • Smart Manufacturing: The Next Industrial Revolution. WV Executive, Spring 2018. link
  • 10 Ways Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing in 2018. Forbes, March 19th, 2018. link
  • 'Smart Manufacturing' focus of WVU study. WV Executive, March 15th, 2018. Link
  • 'Smart Manufacturing' Focus of WVU Study. WVU News, March 13th, 2018. Link
  • Bridging the entry gap with robots. DominionPost, December 30th, 2017.
  • Robots in the workforce. DominionPost, December 29th, 2017. Link
  • Introducing Operator 4.0 - A Tech-Augmented Human Worker. BizCatalyst360, April, 2017. link
  • Two-year degrees: Twitter responds to UK fast-track degree plans. Times Higher Education, December 11th, 2017. link
  • Tech-Augmented Human Worker Becomes 'Operator 4.0'. Industrial Equipment News, April 2017. Link
  • WVU announces Faculty Fellows in Engineering. The Neuron, Spring 2017. Link
  • Will you have to become a cyborg for your job? CBC Radio's Quirks & Quarks, September 2017. Link
  • Start Up Business Strikes Partnership with WVU. WBOY12 News, August 2017. link
  • (Un)becoming Human: Tech-Augmented Human Workers Have Arrived. Futurism, May 2017. link
  • PET Scans of Walking Subjects Could Transform Diagnosis. Alliance of Advanced BioMedical Engineering. link
  • Uni-Karriere Made in Neuseeland [German] link
  • Manufacturing the Smart Way. EngineeringWV, Spring 2017, 27-31 link
  • Wuest, Savage named Richards Faculty Fellows in Engineering. EngineeringWV, Spring 2017, 50-51link
  • Wuest, Savage named Richards Faculty Fellows in Engineering at WVU. WVU today. link
  • Meet the SUPERHUMAN: Researchers real how technology will turn future factory workers into cyborgs sooner than you think. Daily Mail (UK), April 2017. link
  • Future Robots In The Workplace: 3 Ways Technology Is Helping Humans In The Labor Force. International Business Times, April 2017. link
  • This is what the next generation of tech-augmented work for humans will look like. MarketWatch, April 2017. link
  • Commentary: Introducing "Operator 4.0", a tech-augmented human worker. Channel NewsAsia, April 2017. link
  • Introducing "Operator 4.0", a tech-augmented human worker. Business Standard, April 2017. link
  • Introducing 'Operator 4.0,' a tech-augmented human worker. The Conversation, April 2017. link
  • Introducing 'Operator 4.0,' a tech-augmented human worker. ValueWalk, April 2017. link
  • Inaugural class of WVU faculty fellows to focus on entrepreneurship and innovation. May 2016. link