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Dr. Vukica Jovanović

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering Technology Department
102 Kaufman Hall, Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23529

Telephone: (757) 683-3769
E-mail: v2jovano@odu.edu
 

PROJECTS:

  1. Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM): Supporting a Capability of CCAM: Product and Process Management Data Integration through Digital Shop Floor Data Management. Total period covered: 06/03/2014 - 09/01/2014. PI: V. Jovanovic. .
  2. Center for Innovative Technology, Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund, Matching Funds Program, FY 2014, Advanced Single Axis Solar Tracking System for Enhanced Energy Generation, PI: M. Seek, Co-PIs: O. Ayala, S. Marsillac, V. Jovanovic, E. Marsillac.
  3. Opportunity Inc. of Hampton Roads: Mechatronics Teacher Camp: Foundations of Mechatronics Professional Development Workshop for Career and Technical Education Teachers. Total period covered: 06/07/2014 - 21/08/2014. PI: V. Jovanovic.
  4. Opportunity Inc. of Hampton Roads: Development of Foundation of Mechatronic Course, part of the Incentive Grant Technical Proposal with Opportunity Inc. of Hampton Roads. Total period covered: 07/01/2013 - 12/31/2013. PI: V. Jovanovic. Co-PI: M. M. Tomovic.
  5. ODU Business Gateway: Product Development Project - New Product Technology Development Using Sensors or RFID, Aetna Wire, Total Period Covered: 06/06/2013- 12/31/2013. Principal Consultant: V. Jovanovic.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

  1. Jovanovic, V. (2013). Multidisciplinary Design and Modern Manufacturing as Driving Forces for Industrial Engineers of a Future, Chapter 60 in DAAAM International Scientific Book 2013, pp. 969-984, B. Katalinic & Z. Tekic (Eds.), Published by DAAAM International, ISBN 978-3-901509-94-0, ISSN 1726-9687, Vienna, Austria. DOI: 10.2507/daaam.scibook.2013.60.
  2. Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Stevanov, B., Stankovski, S., Cosic, I., Chapter: Collaborative Design in the Assembly Systems, Digital Enterprise Technology, Perspectives and Future Challenges, pp 217-224, 2007
  3. Jovanovic, V. (2005). Linear Programming, Textbook: Operational Research, College for Industrial Management, Krusevac, Serbia, 2005
  4. Jovanovic, V. (2005). Network Planning Technique, Textbook:  Operational Research, College for Industrial Management, Krusevac, Serbia, 200
  5. Jovanovic, V., Linear Programming, Textbook: Special Chapters from Theory of Decision Making, Faculty of Technical Science Publishing, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2004
  6. Jovanovic, V., Network Planning Technique, Textbook:  Special Chapters from Theory of Decision Making, Faculty of Technical Science Publishing, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2004

JOURNAL PAPERS:

  1. Djuric, A. M., Jovanovic, V., Filipovic, M., Kevac, Lj. The reconfigurable machinery efficient workspace analysis based on the twist angles, Special Issue on: Advanced Intelligent Systems and Mechatronics, International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology (IJCAT), accepted for publication in April 2014. Vol. 53, No.4, 2016.
  2. Michaeli, J. G., Jovanovic, V., Popescu, O., Djuric, A., Yaprak, E. An Initial Look at Robotics-based Initiatives to Engage Girls in Engineering, Technology Interface International Journal (TIIJ). Accepted for publication in May 2014.
  3. Jovanovic, V., Stevanov, B., Dudic, S., Seslija, D., Tesic, Z. Energy Efficiency Optimization of Air Supply System in a Water Bottle Manufacturing System, Special Issue: Lean and Green Initiatives, Journal of Cleaner Production, accepted for publication in March 2014. 
  4. Karanovic, V., Jocanovic, M., Jovanovic, V. Review of Development Stages in the Conceptual Design of Electro-Hydrostatic Actuator for Robotics, Acta Polytechnica Hungarica, Vol. 11, Issue 5, 2014.
  5. Jovanovic, V., Hartman, W. N., Web-Based Learning Modules for Digital Manufacturing Fundamentals for Automotive Workforce Training, The International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning (IJCEELL), Special Issue on: "Web-based Learning Environments for Interactive and Collaborative Learning", International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning, Vol. 23, Issue 3/4, 2013.
  6. Senk, I., Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Tarjan, L., Sankovski, S. Experiences in Developing Labs for a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Course for Undergraduate Mechatronics Education, Computer Applications in Engineering Education, DOI: 10.1002/cae.21578., 2012.
  7. Stankovski, S., Ostojic, G., Tarjan, L, Senk, I, Jovanovic, V., Development and Implementation of Didactic Sets in Mechatronic and Industrial Engineering CoursesInternational Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 26, Issue 1, pp. 2-8, 2010.
  8. Jovanovic, V., Filipovic, S., Ostojic, G., Stankovski, S., Lazarevic, M., Analysis of Possible Use of Identification Technologies in Disassembly, Facta Universitatis, Series Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. 81-92, 2009
  9. Stankovski, S., Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Stevanov B., Using RFID Technology in Collaborative Design of the Assembly Systems, Facta Universitatis, Series Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp. 75-82, 2006.
  10. Ostojic, G., Lazarevic, M., Jovanovic, V., Stankovski, S., Cosic, I., RFID Technology Use in Assembly and Disassembly Processes, Ventil Journal - Journal for Fluid Technique, Automation and Mechatronics, Ljubljana, Slovenia, Vol. 12 Issue 6, pp 385-390, 2006.

CONFERENCE PAPERS (PEER REVIEWED):

  1. Jovanovic, V., Debevec, M., Herakovic, N., Verma, A., Tomovic, M. M. , Applications of Digital Manufacturing in Manufacturing Process Support, 4th IAJC/IASM Joint International Conference, September 25-27, Orlando, Florida, 2014.
  2. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M. M. , Verma, A., Luetke, N., Branch, S., Addressing New Skills Needs for Automotive Industry through Motorsports Educational Pathway, 4th IAJC/IASM Joint International Conference, September 25-27, Orlando, Florida, 2014.
  3. Jovanovic, V., Michaeli, J. G., Popescu, O, Moustafa, M. R., Tomovic, M., Verma, A., Lin, C. Implementing Mechatronics Design Methodology in Mechanical Engineering Technology Senior Design Projects at the Old Dominion University, ASEE National Conference 2014, June 15-18, Indianapolis, IN, 2014.
  4. Jovanovic, V., Mann, M., Katsioloudis, P., Dickerson, D. Fast Fashion and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems. ASEE National Conference 2014, June 15-18, Indianapolis, IN, 2014.
  5. Thomas, M. B., Mitofsky, A., Jovanovic, V. A Third-Year Review of Design and Packaging for Sensor Systems, ASEE National Conference 2014, June, Indianapolis, IN, 2014.
  6. DeAgostino, T., Jovanovic, V., Thomas, M. B. Simulating Real World Work Experience in Engineering Capstone Courses, ASEE National Conference 2014, Session: College Industry Partnership, June 16-18, Indianapolis, IN, 2014
  7. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M., Ncube, L., Djuric, A., Katsioloudis, P., Cuckov, F., Design for Compliance of Mechatronics Systems in Automotive: Material Tracking and Product Data Management Considerations, SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition, Session: LCA and Sustainable Materials/Manufacturing, Detroit, MI, April 8-10, 2014.
  8. Jovanovic, V., Verma, A., Tomovic, M. M., Development of Courses in Mechatronics and Mechatronic System Design within the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program, The 11th Latin American and Caribbean Conference for Engineering and Technology - LACCEI 2013, Innovation in Engineering, Technology and Education for Competiveness and Prosperity, Cancun, Mexico, August 14-16, 2013.
  9. Jovanovic, V., Verma, A., Tomovic, M. M., Developing an Option in Mechatronics System Design within the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program, 2013 International Forum on Systems and Mechatronics, Guilin, China, July 22-25, 2013.
  10. Jovanovic, V., Wang, S., Mechatronics and Its Applications in Transportation, XI International Scientific Conference on Advanced Production Technologies, MMA 2012, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro, September 2012
  11. Jovanovic, V., Langraudi, M. , Tomovic, M. M., Bond Graph Theory and Its Use for Hydraulic System Modeling, XI International Scientific Conference on Advanced Production Technologies, MMA 2012, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro, September 2012
  12. Jovanovic, V., Mitofsky, A., Design and Packaging of Sensor Systems: A Multidisciplinary Project, ASEE Illinois/Indiana Section Conference, Valparaiso University, IN, March 2012
  13. Jovanovic, V., DeAgostino, T. H., Thomas, M.B., Trusty, R.T. II,Simulating Real World Work Experience in Engineering Capstone Courses, 2012 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, San Antonio, Texas, June 2012
  14. Jovanovic, V., Filipovic, S., Reverse Engineering as a Product Design Tool, XV International Scientific Conference on Industrial Systems IS `11, Novi Sad, Serbia, September 2011
  15. Kovac Robert, K., Horvat, S., Senk, I., Tarjan, L., Jovanovic, V., Wi-Fi System for Monitoring the Student Attendance at University Lectures, XV International Scientific Conference on Industrial Systems IS `11, Novi Sad, Serbia, September 2011
  16. Savic, B., Jovanovic, V., Determining the Optimal Interval for the Technical Diagnostics of Bearings, 2009 ASME International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC), Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, October 2009
  17. Ostojic, G, Jovanovic, V., Stankovski, S., Lazarevic, M., RFID Product and Part Tracking for the Preventive Maintenance, 2009 ASME International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC),Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, October 2009
  18. Jovanovic, V., An Overview of Possible Integration of Green Design Principles into Mechatronic Product Development through Product Lifecycle Management, 2009 ASME International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC), Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, October 2009
  19. Ncube, L., Jovanovic, V., The Curriculum as a Product: The Application of PLM to the Comprehension Collaborative Design Education Project, ASEE Global Colloquium in Engineering Education, South Africa, 2008
  20. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M., Filipovic, S., An Introduction to Digital Manufacturing, XIV International Scientific Conference on Industrial Systems IS `08, Novi Sad, Serbia, pp. 265-270, October 2008
  21. Cosic, I., Jovanovic, V., Filipovic, S., An Enclosure to an Computer Aided Designing of Technological Assembly Systems, XIV International Scientific Conference on Industrial Systems IS `08, pp 37-42, Novi Sad, Serbia, October 2008
  22. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M.M., French, R.M., Collaborative Product Design and Realization in Mechanical Engineering Technology Curricula, 2008 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 2008
  23. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M.M., A Competency Gap in the Comprehensive Design Education, 2008 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 2008
  24. Ostojic, G. Stankovski, S. Lazarevic, M. Jovanovic, V., Implementation of RFID Technology in Parking Lot Access Control System, IEEE RFID Eurasia, 2007 1st Annual, pp 1-5, 2007
  25. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M.M., Cosic, I., Ostojic, G., Digital Modeling of Reconfigurable Systems with Manual Work cells, 2nd International Conference on Changeable, Agile, Reconfigurable and Virtual Production (CARV 2007), Toronto, Canada, 2007
  26. Lazarevic, M., Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, Stankovski, S., Implementation of RFID Technology in Disassembly Systems, 2nd International Conference on Changeable, Agile, Reconfigurable and Virtual Production (CARV 2007), Toronto, Canada, 2007
  27. Jovanovic, V., Lei, M., Li, Q. 3, Tomovic, M. M., Collaborative Reverse Engineering by Using a Web Portal, International Conference on Comprehensive Product Realization, Beihang University, China, 2007
  28. Li, Q., Jovanovic, V., Lei, M., Torres, P., Tomovic, M. M., Core Competency Model for Product Realization Education, International Conference on Comprehensive Product Realization, Beihang University, China, 2007
  29. Lei, M., Jovanovic, V., Li, Q., Tomovic, M. M., Data Exchange among Heterogeneous CAD/CAM Systems from a PLM Perspective, International Conference on Comprehensive Product Realization, Beihang University, China, 2007
  30. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M., Filipovic, S., Internet Supported Collaboration in Distributed Manufacturing Systems, Proceedings of the 23rd Jupiter Conference, Zlatibor, Serbia, 2007
  31. Jovanovic, V., Tomovic, M. M., Cosic, I., Miller, C., Ostojic, G., Ergonomic Design of Manual Assembly Workplaces, 2007 Annual ASEE IL/IN Section Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA., 2007
  32. Lazarevic, M., Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Stankovski, S., Rakovic, M., Implementation of RFID Technology in Disassembly and Recycling Systems, Infotech, Jahorina, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2006
  33. Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Stankovski, S. , Lazarevic, M., Digital Manufacturing and RFID Technology, IX International Scientific Conference on Flexible Technologies, MMA 2006, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro, June 2006
  34. Seslija, D., Uzelac, D., Stevanov, B., Jovanovic, V., Lalovic, C., Contribution to the Operations Optimization of Multi-compressor Stations, 30th HIPNEF 2006, May 24- 26, Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia and Montenegro, 2006
  35. Ostojic, G., Jovanovic, V., Stevanov, B., Stankovski, S., Cosic, I., Collaborative Design in the Assembly Systems, 3rd International CIRP Sponsored Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology, Portugal, 2006
  36. Ostojic, G., Lazarevic, M., Jovanovic, V., Using RFID technology in Industrial Systems, Proceedings of Infoteh-Jahorina, March 22-24, Infotech, Jahorina, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2006
  37. Jovanovic, V., Ostojic, G., Rafa, K., Ergonomic Task Analysis in Manual Assembly Lines, XIII Scientific Conference Industrial Systems, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 2005
  38. Rafa, K., Jovanovic, V., Ostojic, G., Collaborative Design in Modern Terms, XIII Scientific Conference Industrial Systems, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 2005
  39. Jovanovic, V., Rafa, K., Ergonomic Analysis of Human Work in Virtual Environment, 31st Jupiter Conference, Mechanical Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, 2004
  40. Jovanovic, V., Rafa, K., Simic, M., Lazarevic, M., Tasin, Z., CAD of Base Fixture Holders in Assembly Processes, KOD 2004, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2004
  41. Jovanovic, V., Simic, M., Lazarevic, M., CAD of Technological Assembly Systems Using Software Pro/ENGINEER, iceems- International Conference on Economic Engineering and Manufacturing Systems, Brasov, Romania, 2003
  42. Ostojic, G. Jovanovic, V. Ostojic, M., Integrated Home Automation System, iceems - International Conference on Economic Engineering and Manufacturing Systems, Brasov, Romania, 2003
  43. Jovanovic, V., Simic, M., Lazarevic, M., Enclosure to Design of Technological Assembly Systems by Using Pro/ENGINEER, 29th Jupiter Conference, Mechanical Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia, 2003
  44. Tasin, Z. Jovanovic, V. Ostojic, G. Ostojic, M. Tasin, S., Data Acquisition, Monitoring and Visualization of Heat Exchanging Process Using Programmable Controller And Human - Machine Interface, 3rd International Conference Research and Development in Mechanical Industry" RADMI 2003, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 2003
  45. Jovanovic V., Tasin Z., Ostojic G., Simic M., Application Of Automation Applied On Assembling Machine For Protective Insertions From Falsification Of The Bottles, 8th International Conference on Flexible Technologies, Novi Sad, Serbia, pp 147-148, 2003
  46. Jovanovic, V., Simic, M., Lazarevic, M., CAD of Technological Assembly Systems, XII Scientific Conference Industrial Systems, Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia, 2002.

POSTER PRESENTATIONS:

MENTOR:

  1. Cocanower, N., Grabill, D., United Electrical Engineering and Design Engineering Technology Packaging Project - Trine University, 3rd place - ASEE Illinois/Indiana Section Conference, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN, March 17, 2012.

PRESENTED:

  1. Jovanovic, V., Integrated Digital Manufacturing Certificate Program, Reverse Engineering- 3D Scanning & Surface Modeling, COE 2009 Annual PLM Conference, April 19-22, Seattle, WA, 2009
  2. Jovanovic, V., Ncube, L.B., Hartman, N.W., Green Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), 2009 Advanced Manufacturing Summit, Center for Advanced Manufacturing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. 2009
  3. Jovanovic, V. , Design for Environment of Mechatronic Products Supported by Product Lifecycle Management, 2009 Advanced Manufacturing Summit, Center for Advanced Manufacturing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 2009
  4. Jovanovic, V. at al. The General Scope of the MCCDE Project Advanced Technological Education, (ATE) Principal Investigators Conference, Keeping Technical Programs Viable and Sustainable, October 17-19, Washington, DC, 2007
  5. Jovanovic, V., Collaborative Engineering over a Web Portal, 2007 Annual American Society of Engineering Education IL/IN Section Conference, Indianapolis, IN, 2007
  6. Jovanovic, V. , Collaborative Engineering, Advanced manufacturing Summit, Center for Advanced Manufacturing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. 2007.