Hanxin Feng,Tangbin Xia,Wen Da,Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan(*). Concurrent design of cell formation and scheduling with consideration of duplicate machines and alternative process routings. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 2019, 30(1): 1-15.
 Zhen Chen, Yaping Li, Tangbin Xia, Ershun Pan*, Hidden Markov Model with auto-correlated observations for remaining useful life prediction and optimal maintenance policy, Reliability Engineering System Safety, 2019, Vol. 184, Pages 123-136.
 Feng Hanxin;Tan Changbai;Xia Tangbin;Pan Ershun;Xi Lifeng, Joint optimization of preventive maintenance and flexible flowshop sequence-dependent group scheduling considering multiple setups, 2019, 51(9): 1529-1546.
 Zheng Meimei;Lin Jie;Yuan Xue Ming;Pan Ershun, Impact of an emergency order opportunity on supply chain coordination, 2019,
 Xia, Tangbin;Fang, Xiaolei;Gebraeel, Nagi;Xi, Lifeng;Pan, Ershun, Online Analytics Framework of Sensor-Driven Prognosis and Opportunistic Maintenance for Mass Customization, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering-Transactions of the ASME, 2019. doi:10.1115/1.4043255.
 Hanxing Feng, Ershun Pan*, Lifeng Xi, Concurrent cell formation and layout design based on hybrid approaches, Applied Soft Computing, 2018, Vol. 66, Pages 346-359.
 Zhen Chen, Tangbin Xia, Yaping Li, Ershun Pan(*). Degradation modeling and classification of mixed populations using segmental continuous hidden Markov models. Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2018, 34(5): 807-823.
 Hanxin Feng, Lifeng Xi, Lei Xiao, Tangbin Xia, Ershun Pan(*). Imperfect preventive maintenance optimization for flexible flowshop manufacturing cells considering sequence-dependent group scheduling. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 2018, 176: 218-229.
 Tangbin Xia, Lifeng Xi, Shichang Du, Lei Xiao, Ershun Pan(*). Energy-oriented maintenance decision-making for sustainable manufacturing based on energy saving window. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 2018, 140(5): 051001.
 Tangbin Xia, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan*, Jun Ni, Reconfiguration-oriented opportunistic maintenance policy for reconfigurable manufacturing systems, Reliability Engineering System Safety, 2017, Vol .66: 87-98 .
 Tangbin Xia, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan, Nagi Gebraeel, Xiaolei Fang, Lease-oriented opportunistic maintenance for multi-unit leased systems under product-service paradigm, ASME Transaction on Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 2017, 139(7): 1-10.
 Tangbin Xia, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan(*), Jun Ni. Reconfiguration-oriented opportunistic maintenance policy for reconfigurable manufacturing systems. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 2017, 166: 87-98.
 Hanxing Feng, Wen Da, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan*, Tangbin Xia, Solving the integrated cell formation and worker assignment problem using particle swarm optimization and linear programming, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 2017, Vol.110: 126-137.（IF=2.623）
 Zhen Chen, Tangbin Xia, Ershun Pan*, Optimal multi-level classification and preventive maintenance policy for highly reliable products, International Journal of Production Research, 2016, 55(8):2232-2250.
 Wen Da, Ershun Pan*, Ying Wang, Wenzhu Liao, An economic production quantity model for a deteriorating system integrated with predictive maintenance strategy Identifier, Journal of Intelligent manufacturing，2016 , 27 (6) :1323-1333. (IF=3.035)
 Ershun Pan*, Guina Wang, Lifeng Xi, Lu Chen, Xiaole Han, Single-machine group scheduling problem considering learning & forgetting effects and preventive maintenance, International Journal of Production Research, 2014：52(19): 5690-5074.
 Weiwei Cui, Zhiqiang Lu, Ershun Pan, Integrated production scheduling and maintenance policy for robustness in a single machine, Computers & Operations Research，2014,47: 81–91.
 Ershun Pan*, Yao Jin, An integrated EPQ model based on a control chart for an imperfect production process, International Journal of Production Research, 2012, 50(23):6999-7012.
 Ershun Pan*, Wenzhu Liao, Lifeng Xi, A joint model of production scheduling and predictive maintenance for minimizing job tardiness, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2012, 60(9-12):1049-1061
 Liao, Wenzhu; Wang, Ying; Pan, Ershun, Single-machine-based predictive maintenance model considering intelligent machinery prognostics, 2012, 63（ 1-4）: 51-63 .
 Ershun Pan*, Wenzhu Liao, Lifeng Xi, Single-machine based scheduling optimization model integrated preventive maintenance policy for maximizing the availability, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2012, 10(4): 451-460
 Ershun Pan* , Jin Yao, Wang Ying, Integration of the optimal economic production quantity policy in the optimization design of control charts based on Taguchi’s loss function and random process shift, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 2011, 22(7), 929-946.
 Ershun Pan*, Wenzhu Liao, Lifeng Xi, Single-machine-based production scheduling model integrated preventive maintenance planning, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2010, 50(1-4): 365–375.
 Liao, Wenzhu; Pan, Ershun; Xi, Lifeng, Preventive maintenance scheduling for repairable system with deterioration, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 2010, 21( 6): 875-884.
 Jiwen Sun, Lifeng Xi, Shichang Du, Ershun Pan, Tool maintenance optimization for multi-station machining systems with economic consideration of quality loss and obsolescence, Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, 2010(26), pp.145-155.
 Liang Ye, Ershun Pan, Jianjun Shi*, Design of regression model based automatic process control with reduced adjustment frequency, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2009, 25(8): 997-1013. (IF=1.366)
 Ershun Pan, Liang Ye, Jianjun Shi*, T. S. Chang. On-line bleeds detection in the continuous casting processes using Engineering-driven Rule-based algorithm, ASME Transactions, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 2009, 131(6).
 Jiwen Sun, Lifeg Xi, Ershun Pan, Shichang Du, Bo Ju, Integration of product quality and tool degradation for reliability modelling and analysis of multi-station manufacturing systems. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 2009, 22(3): 267-279.
 Jiwen Sun, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan, Shichang Du,Design for diagnosability of multistation manufacturing systems based on sensor allocation optimization, Computers in Industry, 2009(60), pp.501-509.
 Liang Ye, Ershun Pan, Lifeng Xi, An adaptive SPC monitoring scheme for DOE-based APC, Journal of Systems Engineering and Electronics, 2008, 19(2): pp.329-336.
 Shichang Du, Lifeng Xi, Jun Ni, Ershun Pan, Liu C.R., Product lifecycle-oriented quality and productivity improvement based on stream of variation methodology, Computers in Industry, 2008, 59(2-3), pp.180-92.（IF=2.691）
 Shichang Du, Lv Jun, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan, Analysis of product quality with consideration of influence of manufacturing errors in discrete-part machining systems, Int. J. Computer Applications in Technology,2008, Vol.33, No.1, pp.3-11
 Shichang Du, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan, Shi Jianjun, Ni Jun, Liu C. Richard, Diagnosability Study for Quality Improvement based on Distributed Sensing and Information Technology, International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 2007, 28(2/3), pp.117–127.
 Shichang Du, Lifeng Xi, Ershun Pan, and C. Richard Liu, Modeling and Control of Dimensional Quality of A Serial Multi-station Machining System, International Journal of Reliability Quality and Safety Engineering, 2006, 13(5), pp.399-420.
 Z.Wu, M Shamsuzzaman, Ershun Pan, Optimization design of the control charts based on Taguchi's loss function and random process shifts, International Journal of Production Research，2004, 42(2), pp.379-390.
. Zhen Chen, Tangbin Xia, Ershun Pan. Remaining useful life estimation based on a segmental hidden Markov model with continuous observations. Proceedings of the ASME 2017 12th International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC 2017). June 4-8, 2017, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
. Liao, W . Z., Pan, E. S., Xi, L. F., Data-driven performance assessment and prediction approach for machinery prognostics, International Conference on Computer-Aided Material and Engineering (ICCME), Informational-An International Interdisciplinary Journal, 2011, 14（12）: 3889-3896
. Cang, T., Pan, E. S., Zhang, M. X.,Optimization study of reflow soldering profile for surface mount technology，Proceedings of 2011 International Conference on Computer Science and Network Technology, ICCSNT 2011, v 3, p 1772-1775, 2011.
. Liao, W.Z., Pan,E.S.; Xi,L.F.，Dynamic preventive maintenance policy based on health index，2007 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, Singapore, 2007, p 930-934.
. L.Ye, E.S.Pan, L.F.Xi. Impacts of regression model uncertainties on automatic process control performance and cautious solution, The 6th Korea-China Quality Symposium, Korea,2007.
. L.Ye, E.S.Pan, L.F.Xi. DOE-based hybrid automatic process control for variation reduction, The 2nd International Conference on Innovative Computing, Information and Control, 2007.10, Japan.
. Pan E.S.,Ye L., Xi L.F., Adaptive Control Charts with Variable Parameters for DOE-based APC, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Vols I and II Book Series: Lecture Notes in Engineering and Computer Science Pages: 2061-2066 HongKong, Published: 2007（SCIBGG99/）
. L.Ye, E.S.Pan, L.F.Xi. A methodology and modeling for robust parameter control using observable noise factors, The Fourth International Conference on Quality and Reliability, Beijing, 2005, pp. 275-282. (Excellent Paper Award)