Publications and Conference Proceedings
C.F. Kick, A.A. Kline, H. Hladky, and B. M. Aller, “Using AspenPlus Resources to Model Biodiesel Production Applicable for a Senior Capstone Design Project,” ASEE North Central Section regional conference, April 2013, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. Awarded Second Place, Best Student Paper for the Conference.
A.A. Kline, B.M. Aller, and E. Tsang, “Improving Student Retention in STEM Disciplines: A Model That Has Worked,” ASEE 2011 National Meeting, paper AC 2011-1625, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 26-29, 2011.
K. Warners, B. Richmond, A. Eaton, A. Kline, B. Aller, and E. Tsang, “Rapid Manufacturing of a Hands-on Learning Device,” ASEE 2010 National Meeting, paper AC 2010-1441, Louisville, KY, June 20-23, 2010.
A. Eaton, J. Cook, B. Richmond, K. Warners, A. Kline, B. Aller, and E. Tsang, "Design and Manufacturing of a Hands-on Apparatus for the Display of the Properties of Light," ASEE North Central Section regional conference proceedings, April 3-4, 2009, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI.
A.A. Kline, B.M. Aller, and E. Tsang, “First-Year Design and Beyond: A Sequence of Service-Learning Design Courses to Build Student's Professional Skills,” INNOVATIONS 2008: World Innovations in Engineering Education and Research, International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER), Special Volume, Fall 2008, pp. 323-342.
T. Place, B.M. Aller, E. Tsang, A.A. Kline, F. Severance, and T. Moon, “Evaluating and Improving Lifelong Learning and Career Awareness in a First-Year Learning Community,” Proceedings of the Frontiers in Engineering Conference, paper 1527, Milwaukee, WI, October, 2007.
P. Pagano, A. Rossman, K. Vasilnek, B.M. Aller, A.A. Kline, E. Tsang, and E. Brabandt, “First-year Experience and Beyond: Using the Engineering Design Process to Support Learning and Engineering Skill Development,” for the ASEE 2007 National Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 2007.
S. AbuBakr, A. Al-Fuqaha, R. Aravamuthan, M. Atashbar, K. Bafna, J. Kamman, S, Yahia, S. Van Dyken, T. Greene, B. Berquist, S. Butt, P. Ari-Gur, L. tenHarmsel, D. Qi, A. Kline, and B.M. Aller, “Development of Curriculum and International Experience to Prepare Engineers for the New Global Market,” Proceedings of the Fifth ASEE Global Colloquium on Engineering Education, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October, 2006.
A.A. Kline, B.M. Aller, C. Crumbaugh, P. Vellom, and E. Tsang, “WIP: Western Michigan University Partnership with K-12 Teachers to Improve STEM Education,” Proceedings of the Frontiers in Engineering Conference, paper 1322, San Diego, CA, October, 2006.
E. Tsang, C. Halderson, I. Abdel-Qader, B. Aller, S. Butt, A. Kline, D. Miller, T. Place, S. Yehia, and K. Kallen, “Assessment of Faculty Mentoring Strategies of Student Learning Communities at Western Michigan University College of Engineering and Applied Sciences,” Proceedings of the Frontiers in Engineering Conference, paper 1240, San Diego, CA, October, 2006.
S.K. Obendorf, A.T. Lemley, A. Hedge, A.A. Kline, K.Tan, and T. Dokuchayeva, “Distribution of Pesticide Residues within Homes in Central New York State,” Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 50, 31-44 (2006).
B.M. Aller, A.A. Kline, E. Tsang, R. Aravamuthan, A. Rasmussen, and C. Phillips, “WeBAL: A Web-based Assessment Library to Enhance Teaching and Learning in Engineering,” IEEE Transactions on Education, 48(4) November 2005, pp. 764-771.
C. Crumbaugh, P. Vellom, E. Tsang, and A. Kline, “Western Michigan University’s Collaborative Effort to Enhance K-16 STEM Teaching and Learning,” International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER), Special Volume, March 2005, pp. 17-32.
S.K. Obendorf, A.T. Lemley, A. Hedge, A.A. Kline, K.Tan, and T. Dokuchayeva, “Distribution of Pesticide Residues within Homes in Central New York State,” Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, published on-line October 19, 2005, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00244-004-0185-y .
A.A. Kline, A.J. Landers, A.Hedge, A.T. Lemley, S.K. Obendorf, and T. Dokuchayeva, “Pesticide Exposure Levels on Surfaces within Sprayer Cabs,” Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 19(4) (2003) pp. 397-404.
A.A. Kline, C.R. Whitten, M.S. Heward, M.R. Trumbell, P.M. Wells, T.N. Rogers, D.A. Zei, and M.E. Mullins, “Quantitative Review and Delivery of Reliable Physical Property Data: Development of DIPPRÓ Environ 2001ä Database and Estimation Software,” Fluid Phase Equilibria, an International Journal, 185 (2001) pp. 21-29.
P. Chatkun Na Ayuttaya, T.N. Rogers, M.E. Mullins, and A.A. Kline, “Henry’s Law Constants Derived from Equilibrium Static Cell Measurements for Dilute Organic-Water Mixtures,” Fluid Phase Equilibria, an International Journal, 185 (2001) pp. 359-377.
D.R. Shonnard, T.N. Rogers, D.A. Crowl, P.P. Radecki, J.R. Baker, B.A. Barna, R.S. Butner, W. Dechapanya, D.W. Hertz, D. Hiew, M. Hoza, A.A. Kline, P. Parikh, and C. Sangwichien, “Methods for Integrating Environmental Considerations into Chemical Process Design Decisions,” US EPA document EPA/600/R-01/002, January 2001.
J.W. Raymond, T.N. Rogers, D.R. Shonnard, and A.A. Kline, "A Review of Structure-Based Biodegradation Estimation Methods," Journal of Hazardous Materials, B84 (2001) pp.189-215.
A.A. Kline, C.R. Szydlik, T.N. Rogers, and M.E. Mullins, "An Overview of Compiling, Critically Evaluating, and Delivering Reliable Physical Property Data from AIChE DIPPR® Projects 911 and 912," Fluid Phase Equilibria, an International Journal, 150-151 (1998) pp. 421-428.
L.M. Kindt, M.E. Mullins, D.W. Hand, A.A. Kline, D.L. Carter, and J.D. Garr II, "Catalytic Oxidation Model Development of the Volatile Reactor Assembly Unit for the International Space Station Alpha Water Processor," SAE Technical Paper Series, 951630, SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) Transactions, Volume 104, Section 1: Journal of Aerospace (1995) pp. 1000-1011.
A.A. Kline, T.N. Rogers, M.E. Mullins, B.C. Cornilsen, and Lj.M. Sokolov, "Sol‑Gel Kinetics for the Synthesis of Multi‑Component Glass Materials," Journal of Sol‑Gel Science and Technology 2, 269‑272 (1994).
M.E. Mullins, B.C. Cornilsen, A.A. Kline, L.M. Sokolov, and S. Surapanani, "In Situ Studies of the Structure and Chemical Evolution of Sol‑Gel Glasses," The Physics of Non‑Crystalline Solids, (L.D. Pye, W.C. La Course, and H.J. Stevens, Eds.). Taylor & Francis, London 1992, pp. 499‑503.
A.A. Kline, M.E. Mullins, and B.C. Cornilsen, "Sol‑Gel Kinetics Followed by Cylindrical Attenuated Total Reflectance Infrared Spectroscopy," Journal of the American Ceramic Society 70(10) 2559‑2563, October 1991.
A.A. Kline, M.E. Mullins, B.C. Cornilsen, L.M. Sokolov, and J.A. Baker, "In‑Situ Particle Growth Measurements on Alumino‑Silicate Sol‑Gels Using Photon Correlation Spectroscopy," Scaling in Disordered Materials: Fractal Structure and Dynamics, EA‑25 (J.P. Stokes, M.O. Robbins, T.A. Witten, Eds.), Materials Research Society, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990, pp. 7‑10.
Websites for Ongoing Projects
STEP Bridges to Success in CEAS, Summer Math Program, originated February, 2011, http://www.wmich.edu/step/summer.php
Scholarships for Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics, S-STEM, originated April 2010, <http://www.wmich.edu/engineer/sstem/index.html>
WMU Michigan-Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation MI-LSAMP), originated summer 2007, <http://www.wmich.edu/engineer/lsamp/ >