The PFA Team is Widely-Published


PFA Peer Reviewed Publications in Technical Journals

Böröcz, Péter, Singh, S. P., “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration Levels in Rail Transport in Central Europe”, Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 24, pp. 121-139, (DOI: 10.1002/pts.2225), May 2016

Böröcz, Péter, Singh, S. P., “Measurement and Analysis of Van Vibration Levels at Parcel Delivery
System and the Effect of Delivery Route in Hungary”, Journal of Applied Packaging Research; Vol. 3, No.3. Article 2, 2016

Böröcz, Péter, Singh, S. P., Singh, J., “Evaluation of Distribution Environment in LTL Shipment between Central Europe and South Africa”, Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 7 No.2 Article 3, 2015.

Singh, J., Singh S. P., K. Saha, “Evaluation of Vibration Profiles for ULD Dollies at Air-Cargo Sorting Hubs” Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 7, No.1 Article 2. 2015
Rungkan B, Chonhenchob V, Siddiq M, Singh S.P., “Controlled release of mangiferin using ethylene vinyl acetate matrix for antioxidant packaging”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 28, Issue3, pp.241-252, March 2015

Chonhenchob V, Sittipod S, Jinkarn T, Singh S.P. “Research and development of transport packaging in Thailand”. Journal of Packaging Science and Technology, Japan, Vol.23, No.1, 2014;

Singh, S. P., J. Antle, J. Singh, E. Topper and G. Grewal, “Load Securement and Packaging Methods to Reduce Risk of Damage and Personal Injury for Cargo Freight in Truck, Container and Intermodal Shipments” Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol.6, No.1, Article 6, 2014.

Singh, J., S. P. Singh and K. Saha, “Evaluation of Vibration Profiles related to ULD Dollies at Air-Cargo Sorting Hub”, Submitted to Journal of Applied Packaging Research, in review, 2014.

Singh, S. P., J. Antle, J. Singh, E. Topper and G. Grewal, “Load Securement and Packaging Methods to Reduce Risk of Damage and Personal Injury for Cargo Freight in Truck, Container and Intermodal Shipments” Journal of Applied Packaging Research, 2014.

Kurniawan MP, Chonhenchob V, Singh SP, Sittipod S. “Measurement and analysis of vibration levels in 2 and 3 wheel delivery vehicles in South East Asia”. Packaging Technology and Science 2014 (under review)

Rungkan B, Chonhenchob V, Siddiq M, Singh SP. “Controlled release of mangiferin using ethylene vinyl acetate matrix for antioxidant packaging”. Packaging Technology and Science 2014 (under review)

Leelaphiwat P, Chonhenchob V, Singh SP, Kruenate J, Wichai U, Ong PKC. “Transport coefficients of eucalyptol through various polymeric films”. Packaging Technology and Science 2012; 25(3) pp. 161–172 (DOI: 10.1002/pts.967).

Boonruang K, Chonhenchob V, Singh SP, Chinsirikul W, Fuongfuchat A. “Comparison of various packaging films for mango export”. Packaging Technology and Science 2012; 25(2) pp. 107–118 (DOI: 10.1002/pts.954).

Chonhenchob, V., Singh, S. P., Singh, J. J., Stallings, J. and Grewal, G. “Measurement and Analysis of Vehicle Vibration for Delivering Packages in Small-Sized and Medium-Sized Trucks and Automobiles”. Journal of Packaging Technology & Science; Vol. 25, pp. 31-38, 2012

Singh, S. P., Singh, J., Saha, K., and Chonhenchob, V. “Effect of Lateral Box Offset and Pallet Overhang on Compression Strength of Stacked Fiberboard Boxes and Impact on Stability”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 129-148, July 2012

Singh, S. P., Singh, J., Grewal, G. S., Chonhenchob, V. “Analyzing Color on Printed Packaging to Evaluate Brand Logo Integrity and Impact on Marketing.” Universal Journal of Marketing and Business Research, Vol. 1, Issue 3, August 2012

Singh, S. P., Singh, J., Saha, K., Church, E. “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration and Temperature Levels in Global Refrigerated Intermodal Container Shipments from South to North America along Atlantic Ocean.” Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 37-54, January 2012

Christopher Fung, Eric Olsen, Jay Singh, and Paul Singh. “Mapping Quality in Extended Value Streams Using Data Recorders.” Journal of Packaging Technology & Science, Accepted for Publication 2012

Saha, K, Singh, S. P., Singh, J. “Sensory Evaluation of Fresh Cut Mangos Packaged in Rigid Containers Subjected to Mechanical Abuse by Transport Vibration.” Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 181-195, July 2011

Singh, S. P., Singh, J. and Saha, K. “Effect of Palletized Box Offset on Compression Strength of Unitized and Stacked Empty Corrugated Fiberboard Boxes”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 157-168, July 2011

Singh, J., Singh, S. P. and Saha, K. “Effect of Horizontal Offset on Vertical Compression Strength of Stacked Corrugated Fiberboard Boxes”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 131-144, July 2011

Singh, S. P., Saha, K., Singh, J. and Sandhu, A. P. S. “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration and Temperature Levels in Global Intermodal Container Shipments on Truck, Rail and Ship”. Journal of Packaging Technology & Science; Vol. 25, pp. 149–160, 2012

Spink, J., Singh, J. and Singh, P. “Review of Package Warning Labels and Their Effect on Consumer Behavior with Insights to Future Anti-Counterfeit Label and Communication Systems,” Journal of Packaging Technology & Science, 2011.

Saha, K., Singh, P. and Singh J. “Effect of Transport Vibration on Quality of Minimally Processed and Packaged Fresh-cut Mango,” Journal of Packaging Technology & Science, 2011.

Singh, J., Blumer, T. and Singh, P. “Sustainable Food Packaging – Recent Trends, Developments and Innovations,” 25th IAPRI International Packaging Symposium, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

Chohenchob, V., S. P. Singh, J. Singh, G. Grewal, and J. Stallings, “Measurement and Analysis of Vehicle Vibration for Delivering Packages in Small and Medium Sized Trucks and Automobiles,” Journal of Packaging Technology & Science, 2011.

Singh, S.P., Saha, K. and Singh, J. “Effect of Palletized Box Offset on Compression Strength of Unitized and Stacked Empty Corrugated Fiberboard Boxes,” JAPR, 2011.

Topper, E., Singh, S. P. and Singh, J. “Packaging Requirements for Less-Than-Truckload Shipments to Reduce Damage – Furniture, Appliances and Boxed Freight”, JAPR, 2011.

Topper, E., Singh, S. P. and Singh, J. “Packaging Requirements for Less-Than-Truckload Shipments to Reduce Damage – Machinery and Machine Parts, Doors and Windows and Miscellaneous Items”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, 2011

Singh, S. P. and Singh, J., Saha, K. “Effect of Horizontal Offset on Vertical Compression Strength of Stacked Boxes”. Submitted to JAPR, 2011

Singh, S.P., Saha, K. and Singh, J. “Effect of Palletized Box Offset on Compression Strength of Unitized and Stacked Empty Corrugated Fiberboard Boxes- Interlab Testing,. Submitted to JAPR, 2011

Singh, J, Karsowski, A, Singh, S. Paul. “Life Cycle Inventory of HDPE Bottle Based Liquid Milk Packaging Systems”. Accepted for publication in Journal of Packaging Technology and Science. 2011

Singh, J, Ignatova, L, Olson, E, Singh, Sher Paul. “Evaluation of the Stress-Energy Methodology to Predict Transmitted Shock through Expanded Foam Cushions”. Accepted for publication in Journal of Testing and Evaluation. 2011

Singh, J, Singh, Sher Paul, Desautels, K, Saha, K, Olsen, E. “An Evaluation of the ability of RFID tags to withstand distribution of fresh produce in the RPC pooling system”. Packaging Technology and Science Vol. 23, Issue 4, pp 217-226. 2011.

Stallings, J, Singh, J, Singh, Sher Paul. 2010. “Measurement and Analysis of Vehicle Vibration for Parcel Delivery Vehicles in Single Parcel Shipments”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 4, No. 2. 2010.

Saha, K, Singh, J, Singh, Sher Paul. 2010. “Measurement, Analysis and Comparison of Drops Experienced by Packages in Inter-State and Intra-State Next Day Shipments in United States. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 4, No. 2.

Topper, E, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J. 2010. “Packaging Requirements for Less-Than-Truckload Shipments to Reduce Damage – Paint, Televisions and Copiers”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 4, No. 2.

Chonhenchob, Vanee, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, Jay Jagjit, Sittipod, Sukasem, Swasdee, Dathpan, Pratheepthinthong, Supoj. 2010. “Measurement and Analysis of Truck and Rail Vibration levels in Thailand”. Packaging Technology and Science Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp:91-100.

Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J, Stallings, J, Burgess, Gary, Saha, K. 2010. “Measurement and analysis of temperature and pressure in high altitude air shipments”. Packaging Technology and Science Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 35-46.

Terdwongworakul, A, Jarimopas, B, Chaiyapong, S, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J. 2010. “Determination of Physical, Acoustical, Mechanical and Chemical Properties of Fresh Young Coconut Fruit for Maturity Separation”. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol 38, No.1.

Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J, Chiang, K C., Saha, K. 2010. “Measurement and analysis of ‘small’ packages in next day air shipments”. Packaging Technology and Science Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 1-9.

Jarimopas, B, Rachanukroa, D, Singh, Sher Paul. 2009. “Development of a new retail packaging for sweet tamarind”. International Journal of Postharvest Technology and Innovation, 1(4), 416-429.

Jarimopas, B, Pushpariksha, P, Singh, Sher Paul. 2009. “Post-Harvest Damage and Performance Comparison of Sweet Tamarind Packaging”. International Journal of Food Properties, 12(2), 414-426.

Jarimopas, Bundit, Puspariksha, Phanida, Singh, Sher Paul. 2009. “Postharvest Damage of Mangosteen and Quality Grading Using Mechanical and Optical Properties as Indicator”. International Journal of Food Properties, 12: 414-426.

Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J, Kittipinyovath, Pakapol. 2009. “Measurement and Analysis of shocks to products packaged in pails in single parcel ground shipments”. Packaging Technology and Science Volume 22, Issue 7, pp 397-414.

Singh, J, Attema, A, Singh, Sher Paul, Vorst, K. 2009. “Comparison of Manufacturer’s Joint Fastening Techniques for Corrugated Boxes and their Effect on Box Strength”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 3, No. 4.

Madival, Santosh, Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul, Narayan, Ramani. 2009. Assessment of the Environmental Profile of PLA, PET and PS Clamshell Containers using LCA Methodology. Journal of Cleaner Production 17 1183. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2009.03.015.

Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J, Paek, Y. 2009. “New Pressure Sensitive Device to Measure and Predict Drops”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 3, No. 3.

Saha, K, Singh, Sher Paul. 2009. “Effect of Transport Vibration on Quality of Minimally Processed and packaged fresh cut cantaloupe”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp. 15-26.

Singh, J, Singh, Sher Paul, Voss, T, Saha, K. 2009. “A study of the effect of pictorial markings and warning labels on handling of packages in the DHL single parcel environment”. Packaging technology and Science Volume 22, Issue1, pp. 1-8.

Chonhenchob, V, Sittipod, S, Swasdee, D, Rachtanapun, P, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J. 2009. “Effect of Truck Vibration during Transport on Damage to Fresh Produce Shipments in Thailand”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 3, No. 1.

Singh, Sher Paul, Joneson, E, Singh, J, Grewal, G. 2008. “Dynamic Analysis of Less-Than-Truckload Shipments and Test Methods to Simulate this Environment”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 8, 453-456.

Garcia-Romeu-Martinez, Manuel-Alfredo, Singh, Sher Paul, Cloquell-Ballester, Vicente-Agustin. 2008. “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration Levels for Truck Transportaion in Spain as a Function of Payload, Suspension and Speed”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 8, 439-451.

Jarimopas, B, Pushpaiksha, P, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J. 2008. “Mechanical and Light Properties of Mangosteen fruit as related to Post Harvest Quality”. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 36(2), 191-197.

Rissi, Giovani Otavio, Singh, Sher Paul, Burgess, Gary, Singh, J. 2008. “Measurement and Analysis of Truck Transport Environment in Brazil”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 4, 1-8.

Singh, J, Manley, J, Wallace, F, Olsen, E, Singh, Sher Paul. 2008. “The Effect of Ventilation and Hand Holes on Loss of Compression Strength Boxes”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 2, No. 4.

Chonhenchob, Vanee, Kamhongwong, Damrongpol, Singh, Sher Paul. 2008. “Comparison of Reusable and Single-Use Plastic and Paper Shipping Containers for Distribution of Fresh Pineapples”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 2, 73-83.

Singh, J, Holtz, R, Singh, Sher Paul, Saha, K. 2008. “Effect of Unitization and Product Types on Readability of Tagged Packages of Consumer Goods”. Journal of Applied Packaging Research, Vol. 2, No. 3.

Singh, Sher Paul, McCartney, M, Singh, J, Clarke, R. 2008. “RFID Research and Testing for Packages of Apparel, Consumer Goods and Fresh Produce in the Retail Distribution Environment”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 2, 91-102.

Singh, Sher Paul, Burgess, Gary, Singh, J. 2008. “Performance Comparison of Thermal Insulated Packaging Boxes, Bags and Refrigerants for Single Parcel Shipments”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 21, Issue 1, 25-35.

Jarimopas, Bundit, Rachanukroa, Dolhathai, Singh, Sher Paul, Sothornvit, Rungsinee. 2008. “Post-harvest damage and performance comparison of sweet tamarind packaging”. Journal of Food Engineering 88 (2008) 193–201.

Garcia-Romeu-Martinez, Manuel-Alfredo, Singh, Sher Paul, Cloquell-Ballester, Vicente-Agustin, Saha, Koushik. 2007. “Masurement and Analysis of International Air Parcel Shipping Environment for DHL and FedEx Between Europe and United States”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 20, Issue 6, 421-429.

Singh, Sher Paul, Sandhu, A. P. S, Singh, J, Joneson, E. 2007. “Measurement and Analysis of Truck and Rail Shipping Environment in India”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 20, Issue 6, 381-392.

Kale, Gaurav, Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul, Narayan, Ramani. 2007. Biodegradability of Polylactide Bottles in Real and Simulated Conditions. Polymer Testing 26 (8): 1049-1061. doi:10.1016/j.polymertesting.2007.07.006.

Jarimopas, B, Singh, Sher Paul, Sayasoonthorn, S, Singh, J. 2007. “Comparison of Package Cushioning Materials to Protect Post-Harvest Impact Damage to Apples”. Packaging Technology and Science, 20(5), 315-324.

Jarimopas, B, Sayasoonthorn, S, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, J. 2007. “Test Method to Evaluate Bruising During Impacts to Apples and Compare Cushioning Materials”. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 35(3), 321-326.

Singh, Sher Paul, Burgess, Gary, Kremer, Matt, Lockhart, Hugh. 2007. “Effect of Reduced Pressure, Vibration and Orientation to Simulate High Altitude Testing of Liquid Pharmaceutical Glass and Plastic Bottles”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 20, Issue 5, 359-368.

Kale, Gaurav, Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul. 2007. “Ambient Exposure Conditions”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 20, Issue 1, 49-70.

Chonhenchob, Vanee, Chantarasomboon, Yada, Singh, Sher Paul. 2007. “Quality Changes of Treated Fresh-Cut Tropical Fruits in Rigid Modified Artmosphere Packaging Containers”. Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 20, No. 1, 27-37.

Singh, Sher Paul, Jarimopas, B, Saengnil, W. 2006. “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration Levels in Commercial Truck Shipments in Thailand and its Impact on Packaged Produce”. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 34(2), 104-110.

Kale, Gaurav, Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul. 2006. Comparison of the Degradability of Poly(lactide) Packages in Composting and Ambient Exposure Conditions. Packaging Technology and Science 40 49-70.

Kale, Gaurav, Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul. 2006. Degradation of Commercial Biodegradable Packages under Real Composting and Ambient Exposure Conditions. Journal of Polymers and the Environment 14 (3): 317-334. 10.1007/s10924-006-0015-6.

Auras, Rafael, Singh, Sher Paul, Singh, Jay. 2006. Performance Evaluation of PLA against Existing PET and PS Containers. Journal of Testing and Evaluation 34 (6): 530-536. DOI:10.1520/JTE100041.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, J. Singh and M. Kremer, “Measurement and Analysis of Next Day Air Shipping Environment for Mid Sized and Light Weight Packages for DHL, FedEx and USPS”, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 19, 2006.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, H. Lockhart and O. Boata, “Effect of Reduced Pressure and Vibration on Haz-Mat Packages for Liquids”, Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 19, 2006.

Singh, S. P., V. Chonhenchob, and J. Singh, “Life Cycle Inventory and Analysis of Re-Usable Plastic Containers and Display Ready Corrugated Containers Used for Packaging Fresh Fruits and Vegetables”, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 19, 2006.

Chonhenchob, V., Y. Chantarasomboon, and S. P. Singh, “Quality Changes of Treated Fresh Cut Tropical Fruits in Rigid Modified Atmosphere Packaging Containers”, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 19, 2006.

Singh, J., S. P. Singh, and G. Burgess, “Measurement and Analysis of US Truck Vibration for Leaf Spring and Air Ride Suspensions and development of Tests to Simulate these Conditions”, Vol. 19, 2006.

Auras, R., S. P. Singh and J. Singh, “Performance Evaluation of PLA against Exsiting PET and PS Containers”, Journnal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 34, No. 6, American Society for Testing and Materials, 2006.

Rhim, J. W., A. K. Mohanty, S. P. Singh, and P. K. W. Ng, “Preparation and Properties of Biodegradable Multilayer Films Based on Soy Protein Isolate and Polylactide”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 45, 3059-3066 (2006).

Rhim, J.W., A.K. Mohanty, S. P. Singh, and P. K. W. Ng “Effect of Processing Methods on Performance of Polylactide (PLA) Films: Thermo-compression vs. Solvent Casting Methods”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, (In press, 2006)

Auras, R., S. P. Singh and J. Singh, “Evaluation of Oriented PLA Polymer v/s Existing PET and OPS for Frozen Food Service Containers”, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 18, 207-216, 2005.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, and J. Singh, “A New Test Method and Pictorial Markings for Packages Containing Liquid Dangerous Goods in High Altitude Shipments” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 32, No. 5, American Society for Testing and Materials, 2004.

Chonhenchob, V. and S. P. Singh, Packaging Performance Comparison for Distribution and Export of Papaya Fruit, Packaging Technology & Science, Vol. 18. 2004.

Chonhencob V. and S. P. Singh, “Testing and Comparison of Various Packages for Mango Distribution” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 32, No. 1, American Society for Testing and Materials, 2004.

Chonhenchob, V. and S. P. Singh, “A Comparison of Corrugated Boxes and Reusable Plastic Containers for Mango Distribution”, Packaging Technology and Science, 16: 231-237, 2003.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, and J. Singh, “Package Performance Testing of Dangerous Goods in High Altitude Shipments” Packaging Technology and Science, 16: 119-130, 2003.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, and J. Singh, “Package Performance Testing of Dangerous Goods in High Altitude Shipments” HAZMAT Package and Shipper, Packaging Research International, 25-31, March/April 2003.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, S. Pratheepthinthong and J. Singh, “Packaging Specifications for Corrugated Boxes with Heavy Flowable Products in Single Parcel Shipments” JTEVA, Vol. 29, ASTM, 2001.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, Z. Hays, “Measurement and Analysis of the UPS Ground Shipping Environment for Large and Heavy Packages”, JTEVA, Vol. 29, ASTM, 2001.

Singh, S. P., and S. Sittipod, “Effects of Recording Parameters on Power Density Spectra in Transport Vibration Measurement”, JTEVA, Vol. 29, No. 2, 173-191, ASTM, 2001.

Burgess, G., P. Singh and E. Knudsen, “Evaluation of the Gavarti Associates – Comprehensive Abrasion Tester”, JTEVA, Vol. 28, No. 5, 420-423, ASTM, 2000.

Singh, S. P., and S. Pratheepthinthong, “Loss of Compression Strength in Corrugated Shipping Containers Shipped in the Single Parcel Environment”, JTEVA, Vol. 28, No. 4, 242-248, ASTM, 2000.

Newsham, M.D., J. R. Giacin, and S. P. Singh, “Product/Package Interaction: Effect of Physical, Chemical, and Climatic Environments”, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 28, No. 2, 103-108, ASTM, 2000.

Singh, S. P., Instability of Stacked Pallet Loads Due to Misalignment, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 27, No. 5, 349-354, ASTM, 1999.

Singh, S. P., R. Walker, and D. Close, “Comparison of Returnable Paper and Plastic Corrugated Packaging Trays for the USPS”, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 27, No. 4, ASTM, 1999.

Singh, S. P., M. D. Newsham, and S. Pierce, “Distribution, Parcel Labels Pose Challenges for Drop Orientation”, Packaging Technology and Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1999.

Singh, S. P., R. Walker, and P. Seehaver, “Comparison of International Mail Trays”, Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 11, 1-15, 1998.

Singh, S. P., and M. Gorzynski, “Effect of Vibration as a Cause of Leakage in Aluminum Beer Cans in Palletized Loads” Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 26, No. 4, 389-392, July, 1998.

Church, E. and S. P. Singh, “Focused Simulation Tests Provide Inroads for Reusable Containers”

Packaging Technology and Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 2, 1998.

Sheehan, R., and S. P. Singh, “Data Analysis Techniques for Package Distribution Environment Data”. Test Engineering and Management, 18-20, August, 1997.

Singh, S. P., and V. Syal, “Leakers as a Function of Closure Type in Gallon Size Plastic Bottles in Simulated Small Parcel Test Environment” JTEVA, ASTM, Vol. 24, No. 4, 241-245, July, 1996.

Singh, S. P., Cheema, “Measurement and Analysis of the Overnight Small Package Shipping Environment for Federal Express and United Parcel Service”, JTEVA, ASTM, Vol. 24, No. 4, 205-211, 1996.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, and J. Lee, “Effect of Recycled Content on Corrugated Board Properties and Box Compression Strength”, Transpack 96, IOPP, 10:1-17, February, 1996.

Rosenau, W. V., D. Twede, M. Mazzeo, S. P. Singh, “Returnable/Reusable logistical Packaging: A Capital Budgeting Investment Decision Framework”, Journal of Business Logistics, Vol. 17, No. 2, 139-165, 1996.

Singh, S. P., and R. Walker, “Life Cycle Analysis of Nestable Wood and Plastic Pallets”, Journal of Plastic Film and Sheeting, Technomic Publishing Co., Vol. 11, 312-325, October, 1995.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess and Rojuckarin, “Test Protocol for Simulating Truck and Rail Vibration and Rail Impacts in Shipments of Automotive Engine Racks”, Packaging Technology and Science, Vol. 8, 33-41, 1995.

Singh, S. P. and H. ElKhateeb, ‘Evaluation of a Proposed Test Method to Measure Surface and Volume Resistance of Static Dissipative Packaging Materials’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 7, No. 6, 283-289, 1994.

Singh, S. P., V. Chonhenchob, and G. Burgess, ‘Comparison of Various Loose Fill Cushioning Materials Based on Performance and Environmental Performance’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 7, No. 5, 229-241, 1994.

Singh, S. P., R. Stapleton, and G. Burgess, ‘Reliability and Error Estimations of Mechanical Shock Recorders and Impact Indicators’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 7, No. 4, 187-194, 1994.

Rodriguez, H., S. P. Singh, and G. Burgess, ‘Study of Lateral Shocks Observed During Fork Truck and Pallet Jack Operations for the Handling of Palletized Loads’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 7, No. 4, 205-211, 1994.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, and H. Lockhart, ‘Proposed Method to Test the Relative Seal Strength of Plastic Bottles and its Use in Optimizing Sealing Parameters’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 6, No. 5, 271-276, 1993.

Singh, S. P., and M. Xu, ‘Bruising in Apples as a Function of Truck Vibration and Packaging’, Applied Engineering in Agriculture, ASAE, Vol. 9, No. 5, 455-460, 1993.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess, J. Marcondes and J. Antle, ‘Measuring the Package Shipping Environment in Refrigerated Ocean Vessels’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 6, No. 4, 175-181, 1993.

Singh, S. P. and G. Burgess, ‘Effect of Internal Gas Pressure on the Compression Strength of Beverage Cans and Bottles’, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, Vol 21, No. 2, 129-131, 1993.

C. W. Hall, S. P. Singh and G. Burgess, ‘Use of a Proposed Test Procedure for Quantifying the Triboelectric Charging Propensity of Packaging Films’. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, Vol. 21, No.1, 57-61, 1993.

Singh, S.P., ‘Media for Shock and Vibration – Environmental Concerns’, Journal of Packaging India, IIP, Vol 25, No. 4, 25-31, 1992.

Singh, S. P. and J. Marcondes, ‘Vibration Levels in Commercial Truck Shipments as a Function of Suspension and Payload’, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM, Vol 20, No. 6, 466-469, 1992.

Marcondes, J. and S. P. Singh, ‘Use of Road Roughness on to Predict Vertical Vibration and Package Design’, Advances in Electronic Packaging, Vol. 2, 999-1004, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1992.

Singh, S. P. and T. Voss, ‘Drop Heights Encountered in the United Parcel Service Small Parcel Environment in the United States’, JTEVA, ASTM, Vol 20, No. 5, 382-387, 1992.

Singh, S. P., ‘Its Time to Examine Your Plants Unit Load Practices’, International Industrial Engineering Conference Proceedings, 287-292, Institute of Industrial Engineers, 1992.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess and M. Xu, ‘Bruising of Apples in Four Different Packages Using Simulated Truck Vibration’, Journal of Packaging Tech. and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 5, 145-150, 1992.

Graesser, L., S. P. Singh and G. Burgess, ‘A Performance Study for Two Portable Data Recorders Used to Measure Package Drop Heights’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 5, 57-61, 1992.

Singh, S. P., N. Charnnarong and G. Burgess, ‘A Comparison Between Various Package Cushioning Materials Based on Shock Transmission Versus Material Used’, Institute of Packaging Professionals Technical Journal, 28-36, Winter 1991.

Singh, S. P., ‘New Package System for Fresh Berries’. Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 5, 3-10, 1992.

Marcondes, J., M. Snyder and S. P. Singh, ‘Predicting Vertical Acceleration in Vehicles Through Road Roughness Information’, Journal of Transportation Engineering’, Vol 118, No. 1, 33-49, ASCE, 1992.

Singh, S. P., G. Burgess and M. Langlois ‘Compression of Single Wall Corrugated Shipping Containers Using Fixed and Floating Platens’, Journal of Testing and Eval., ASTM, Vol. 20, No. 4, 318-320, 1992.

Singh S. P., J. Antle and G. Burgess, ‘Comparison Between Lateral, Longitudinal and Vertical Vibration Levels in Commercial Truck Shipments’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol. 5, 71-75, 1992.

Pierce, C., S. P. Singh and G. Burgess, ‘A Comparison of Leaf-Spring to Air Cushion Trailer Suspensions in the Transportation Environment’. Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol 5, 11-15, 1992.

Singh, S. P., A. Srivastava and J. Steffe, ‘Vibration Induced Settling of a Sphere in a Herschel-Bulkley Fluid’, Journal of Food Engineering, Elsevier Science Publishers. Vol 13, 181-197. 1991.

Singh, S.P., B. Crofts and G. Burgess, ‘The Effect of Handling on the Compression Strength of Corrugated Fiberboard Containers’. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol 19, No. 5, 374-378, ASTM, 1991.

Singh S. P., ‘Solid Waste Reduction for Automotive Instrument Clusters through Product Redesign and Returnable Packaging’, ASME Paper 91-WA/EEP-6, ASME, 1991.

Mackson J. and S. P. Singh, The Effect of Temperature and Vibration on Emulsion Stability of Mayonnaise in Two Different Package Types’. Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol 4, 81-90, 1991.

Singh S. P. and W. Larson, ‘Vibration Simulation of Transportation Environment to Predict Failure in Portable Tanks’. Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol 3 No.2, 1990.

Marcondes, J., S. P. Singh and M. Snyder, ‘A Method to Predict Vertical Acceleration in Truck Shipments Using Road Roughness Information, Institute Of Packaging Professionals Technical Journal, Fall 1990.

Totten T., G. Burgess and S. P. Singh, ‘The Effects of Multiple Impacts on the Cushioning Properties of Closed Cell Foams’. Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol 3 No.2, 1990.

Marcondes, J., J. Waldeck, G. Burgess and S. P. Singh, ‘Applications of High Speed Motion Analysis to Measure Shock in Cushioned Drops’, Journal of Packaging Technology and Science, John Wiley and Sons, Vol 3, 1990.

Singh, P. Update on Vertical Vibration Levels in Truck Shipping Environments. Test Engineering and Management, Vol. 10, 1989.

Singh, P. and J. Marcondes. Shock, Vibration and Temperature Distribution in Refrigerated Truck Shipments of Food Products. Arquivos de Biologia e Tecnologia, Brazil, Vol 32-4, 12, 1989.

Singh, P. and J. Marcondes. Accelerated Lab Simulation of Truck Transport Environment Using Random Vibration. Paper #89-WA/EEP-17, ASME.

Singh, P. and D. Young. Measurement and Analysis Techniques to Simulate the Shipping Environments. Paper #88-WA/EEP-18, ASME.

Hoshall, G. and P. Singh. New Miniature Computerized Sensor for Tri-Axial Shock Recording. Paper-#88-WA/EEP-19, ASME.

Marcondes, J., P. Singh, and G. Burgess. Dynamic Analysis of a Less than Truck Load Shipment. Paper #88-WA/EEP-17, ASME.

PFA has provided technical reports for the following Federal and international agencies:

Measurement and Analysis of Air Package Shipment Physical and Climatic Environment Study, Federal Aviation Administration, Washington DC, 2014

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Study on Air Packaging Environment, Cal Poly State University, Sna Luis Obispo, 2013

USDA Project on Development of Standardized Package System and Interfacing GMA Pallet for 4kg Imported Mangos, 2013

Development of New Standardized Package for Import of Fresh Mangos, National Mango Board and USDA, 2010

Pharmaceutical Industry Bottle/Closure/Liner Leaker Study. Federal Aviation Administration, 2005.

Risk of Fire and Flammability of Aerosols. Federal Aviation Administration, 2004.

New Packaging System for Large Caliber Munitions, US Navy and Luna Innovations, 2003-04.

Sustainable Packaging for Apparel and Shoes, Nike Corporation, 2003.

Reusable Plastic Pallets for Ford Engines and Transmissions, GE Plastics, Ford Motor Company and Robinson Industries, 2003.

Performance Evaluation of New IR Activated Adhesive System for Corrugated Boxes, National Starch and Chemical Company, 2003.

Development of New International Postal Tray, International Post Corporation, Brussels, Belgium, 2001.

Review of Bio-Plex Project for Food Production and Packaging for Advanced Life Support System (Mission to Mars) NASA, Johnson Space Center, Houston, 2000.

Review Specifications for Vertical Form Fill Seal Packaging Machines for China Iodine Deficiency Disorder Control Project, Industry and Energy Department, The World Bank, Washington D.C., 1996.

Comparison of International Mail Trays, USPS Engineering, Material Handling Office, United States Postal Service, L’Efant Plaza, Washington D.C., 1996.

Paper and Plastic Corrugated Mail Tray Endurance Test, USPS Engineering, Material Handling Office, United States Postal Service, L’Efant Plaza, Washington D.C., 1995.

Pallet Life Cycle Test, USPS Engineering, Material Handling Office, United States Postal Service, L’Efant Plaza, Washington D.C., 1995.

Technical Procurement Guidelines for Performance and Evaluation of Form Fill Seal Machines and Package Systems, Report Prepared for the World Bank Group, United Nations, Washington D.C., 1995.

Feasibility Study for Using a Containerless ISO System to Transport Marine Corps Material, Contract No. N47408-93-C-7333, U. S. Navy, Port Hueneme, CA, 1994.

Assessment of Product Physical Distribution at AMCCOM Maintenance and Storage Facilities, Technical Report #DAAA08-86-D-0205, U.S. Army (IBEA), Rock Island Arsenal, IL, 1989.

Packaging Design Evaluation at Picatinny Arsenal, Technical Report #B736, U.S. Army (Ammunition Logistics), Picatinny Arsenal, 1988.

Assessment of Packout Procedures and Methodology at Pine Bluff Arsenal. Technical Report #B723, U.S. Army (EBEA), Pine Bluff Arsenal, 1987

Dr. Singh has presented over a thousand talks at various regional, national, and international meetings including the following:

Smith, Kevin, and Singh, S. P., Recent Hazardous Materials (Dangerous Goods) Challenges for Packaging and Shipping, 20th IAPRI Symposium. June 12–15, 2016. San Paulo, Brazil.

Singh, S. P., V. Chonhenchob, Multi-Axis Simulation of Unit Load and Securement and Load Stability, 2016 ISTA Asia Pacific Symposium, May 27 – 29, 2016. Seoul, South Korea

Singh, S. P., V. Chonhenchob, and Singh J., Fresh Produce Branding & Marketing, FreshPackMoves 2016 Seminar, Monterey, CA, May 16-17, 2016

Singh, S. P., Multi-Axis Simulation of Unit Load and Securement and Load Stability, 2016 ISTA Transpack Forum, Orlando, FL, March 21-24, 2016.

Singh, S. P., Measurement and Analysis of Air Package Shipment Environment, 2015 ISTA China Packaging Symposium, Xiamen China, October 21-23, 2015

Smith, Kevin, and Singh, S. P., Warehouse to warfighter – Packaging Challenges “ Key to Competitive Advantage” Learn, Strategize, Take Action, 27th IAPRI Symposium, Valencia, Spain, June 8-11 2015

Borocz Peter, and Singh, S. P., Physical and Climatic Measurement and Analysis of Intercontinental
Multi-Mode Shipping Environment between Central Europe and South Africa, 27th IAPRI Symposium, Valencia, Spain, June 8-11 2015

Singh, S. P., Saha K, Singh J., Measurement and Analysis of Physical and Climatic Distribution Environment for Air Package Shipment, 27th IAPRI Symposium, Valencia, Spain, June 8-11 2015

Saha K, Singh J., and Singh, S. P., Air Shipment Environment Package Study, 2015 ISTA Transpack Forum, Orlando, FL, March 24-27, 2015.

Singh, S. P., and V. Chonhenchob, Developing Vibration Test Methods for the ‘Last Leg’ of the Distribution Environment, ISTA China Symposium, Hangzhou, China, September 24-26, 2014.

Singh, S. P., Merchandising Challenges with RPC’s and DRC’s for Retail Sales of Fresh Produce, FreshPackMoves 2014 Seminar, Monterey, CA, September 9-10, 2014.

Singh, S. P., The Role of Research in the Future of ISTA, 2014 ISTA Transpack Forum, Orlando, FL, 2014.
Singh SP, Saha K, Chonhenchob V, Singh J. New Standardized Package System for Imported Fresh Mangos to the United States from Mexico and Guatemala. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne, Australia
Kurniawan MP, Chonhenchob V, Singh SP, Sittipod S. Measurement and analysis of vibration levels in 2 and 3 wheel delivery vehicles in South East Asia. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne, Australia.
Rungkan B, Chonhenchob V, Siddiq M, Singh SP. Controlled release of mangiferin using ethylene vinyl acetate matrix for antioxidant packaging. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne.
Chonhenchob V, Kurniawan M, Nguyen DT and SP Singh. Measurement and analysis of vibration levels in small delivery vehicles in South East Asia. Presented at Transpack 2014. April 22–25, 2014. Orlando, Florida, USA.

Singh, S. P., The Role of Research in the Future of ISTA, 2014 ISTA Transpack Forum, Orlando, FL, 2014.

Singh SP, Saha K, Chonhenchob V, Singh J. New Standardized Package System for Imported Fresh Mangos to the United States from Mexico and Guatemala. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne, Australia

Kurniawan MP, Chonhenchob V, Singh SP, Sittipod S. Measurement and analysis of vibration levels in 2 and 3 wheel delivery vehicles in South East Asia. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne, Australia.

Rungkan B, Chonhenchob V, Siddiq M, Singh SP. Controlled release of mangiferin using ethylene vinyl acetate matrix for antioxidant packaging. Present at 19th World Conference on Packaging. June 15–18, 2014. Melbourne, Australia.

Chonhenchob V, Kurniawan M, Nguyen DT and SP Singh. Measurement and analysis of vibration levels in small delivery vehicles in South East Asia. Presented at Transpack 2014. April 22–25, 2014. Orlando, Florida, USA.

Singh, S. P,, Reducing Risk and Liability in Packaged Products, 2013 PIRA PACKAGING SUMMITT, London, United Kingdom, 2013.

Singh S. P., Handling and Shipping of ISO Intermodal Containers in Domestic and International Shipments to Avoid Accidents and Damage, Keynote Speaker ISTA China Symposium 2013,

Singh, S.P., Analyzing Large Intermodal Shipments for Physical and Climatic Damage, IAPRI Symposium, Helsinki, Finland, 2013

Packaging and Marketing of Perishables, Packaging, Transportation and Logistics, Food Safety, FreshPackMoves 2013, Monterey, CA, 2013

Singh, S.P., Impact of Primary and Secondary Packaging on Sustainability, 2013 Scientists Speak, World Food Logistics Organization, Hollywood, FL, 2013

Singh, S. P., Developing Methodology to Prevent Counterfeit Packaging for Medical Supplies, NIPHLE Conference, 2013.

Singh, S. P., Developing Large Inter-modal Shipments and Analyzing Physical and Climatic Damage, International Safe Transit Association, Orlando, FL 2013.

Singh, S. P., Optimization and Supply Chain, SMC3 Loss Prevention Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2013.

Singh, S. P., Measurement and Analysis of Cold Chain Intermodal Container Shipments from South America, World Food Logistics Organization, Scientists Speak, Tucson, 2012.

Singh, S. P., and J. Singh, Brand Recognition or Camouflage, NIPHLE Conference, Washington DC, 2012.

Singh, S. P. and E. Church, Packaging and Testing Cold Chain for Pharmaceuticals, IQPC Conference, Toronto, Canada, 2012.

Singh, S.P., Singh, S. P., Reducing Liability Through Testing – 1, ISTA Conference, Orlando, FL, 2012.

Singh, S. P., Reducing Liability Through Testing – 2, ISTA China Conference, Shu-zhou, China, 2012.

Singh, S. P., New Containers for Commercial and Military Cargo, IAPRI Symposium, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

Singh, J. and S. P. Singh, Sustainability Food and Beverage Packaging, Developments, Trends and Innovations, IAPRI Symposium, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

Singh, S. P., Packaging and the Environment, NIPHLE Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2011.
Spink, J., Singh, J. and Singh, P. “Review of Package Warning Labels and Their Effect on Consumer Behavior with Insights to Future Anti-Counterfeit Label and Communication Systems,” Proceedings of 25th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging, BAM Federal Institute, Berlin, Germany, 2011.
Saha, K., Singh, P. and Singh J. “Effect of Transport Vibration on Quality of Minimally Processed and Packaged Fresh-cut Mango,” Proceedings of 25th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging, BAM Federal Institute, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

Singh, J., Blumer, T. and Singh, P. “Sustainable Food Packaging – Recent Trends, Developments and Innovations,” Proceedings of 25th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging, BAM Federal Institute, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

Chohenchob, V., S. P. Singh, J. Singh, G. Grewal, and J. Stallings, “Measurement and Analysis of Vehicle Vibration for Delivering Packages in Small and Medium Sized Trucks and Automobiles,” Proceedings of 25th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging, BAM Federal Institute, Berlin, Germany, 2011.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Packaging Innovation, Sustainability and Marketing Challenges for the Emerging Decade”, 17th IAPRI Conference, Beijing, China, 2010.

S. P. Singh, “Measurement and Analysis of Physical and Climatic Changes in International Sea Container Shipments”, Annual NIPHLE Conference, San Diego, CA, 2010.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Trends of Wal-Mart to Achieve Packaging Sustainability Initiative”, Green Packaging Conference, Toronto, Canada, 2009.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Measurement of Vibration, Impacts and Temperature in Inter-Modal Sea Container Shipments from Asia to United States”, ISTA China Conference, Shinzen, 2009

S. P. Singh, “Role of Testing in Making Products More Marketable and Reducing Unsaleables”, ISTA Europe Conference, Valencia, Spain, 2009.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Wal-Mart Packaging Sustainability Initiative”, ISTA China Conference, Beijing, China, 2009.

S. P. Singh, “Freight Loss and Reducing Damage through Packaging and Testing”, Loss Prevention Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2008.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Sustainable Packaging”, 16th IAPRI International Packaging Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 2008.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “How Green is your Packaging: Reusable Plastic v. Paper Corrugated”, International Packaging Conference, AIP, Sydney, Australia, 2008.

S. P. Singh and E. Church, “Cold Chain Packaging for Pharmaceutical and Medical Products”, 6th Cold Chain management and Temperature Control Summit, Toronto, Canada, 2008.

S. P. Singh, “Measurement and Analysis of Vibration Data in Transport Vehicles and Creating Test Methods for Package Testing, 6th Cold Chain management and Temperature Control Summit, Toronto, Canada, 2008.

J. Singh and S. P. Singh, “Measurement and Analysis of Temperature and Pressure in High Altitude Shipments”, 2008 International Transport Packaging Forum, Orlando, FL, 2008.

S. P. Singh, “Dynamics of Smalls”, 2008 International Transport Packaging Forum, Orlando, FL, 2008.

S. P. Singh, Keynote: “Sustainable Packaging Initiative by Wal-Mart to Reduce Packaging Waste”, 15th IAPRI International Packaging Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

E. Joneson and Singh, S. P., Developing Safe Loading and Damage Reduction Methods for Less than Truck Load Shipments, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, S. P. and Y. Paek, New Pressure Sensitive Device to Measure and Predict Drops, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, J., S. P. Singh and P. Gaur, Measurement, Analysis and Comparison of Express and Priority Parcel Shipping Environment of United States Postal Service with Commericial Carriers, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, J. and S. P. Singh, Performance Comparison of Thermal Insulated Packaging Systems for Single Parcel Shipments, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, S. P. J. Singh and E. Joneson, Measurement and Analysis of Global Truck, Rail and Parcel Shipments, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, J., K. Vorst, S. P. Singh and M. Lao, The Relevance of Drop Tester Accuracy, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh, S. P. and Y. Paek, New Pressure Sensitive Device to Measure and Predict Drops, 15th International IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, International Association of Packaging Research Institutes, Tokyo, Japan, 2006.

Singh S. P. Update on Packaging and E-Commerce Trends in the United States, National Conference on Order Fulfillment, Orlando, Florida, 2006.

Singh S. P. Distribution Packaging Trends for Global Supply Chain, Packaging Design and Brand Slam Summit, West Palm Beach, Florida, 2006.

Singh S. P. and E. Joneson, Video and Measurement of Dynamics of a Less than Truck Load Shipment, Dimensions 06, International Safe Transit Association, 2006.

Singh J. and S. P. Singh, Measurement and Analysis of the Truck and Rail Shipping Environment in India, Dimensions 06, International Safe Transit Association, 2006.

Singh, S. P. An Update on Packaging and Distribution for the Global Supply Chain, Presented as one-day seminar in Bangkok, Thailand, 2006.

Singh, S.P. and E. Joneson, Dynamics of Less than Truck Load Shipments, Annual NIPHLE Conference, Baltimore, 2006.

Singh, S. P. and R. Auras, Developing Package Compostability Test Methods for Bio-based Materials, Annual NIPHLE Conference, Stockton, California, 2005.

Singh, S. P., J. Singh and E. Joneson, Global Distribution Environment Measurement Project, IAPRI Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.

Singh, S.P., M. McCartney and J. Singh, Developing RFID Technology for Perishables Supply Chain, IAPRI Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.

Singh, S. P. and J. Singh, Pictorial Markings for Packaging to Prevent Damage and Liability, IAPRI Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.

V. Chonhenchob and J. McLaughlin, Fresh Cut Fruit Packaging in Rigid PLA and PET Containers, IAPRI Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.

Singh S. P. and S. J. Risch, Update on RFID Technology and Global Distribution Measurement for Packages, International Packaging Conference, CETEA, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005.

Singh S. P. and J. McLaughlin, Package Testing for Real World Conditions, Dangerous Goods by Air 2004, International Air Transport Association, Prague, 2004.

Singh S. P. Update on E-Commerce Trends in the United States, International E-Bizz Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2004.

Singh S. P., G. Burgess, and C. Mingerink, Developing Test Methods for Long/Light Weight Packages in the Single Parcel Shipping Environment, Dimensions 04, International Safe Transit Association, 2004.

J. Singh, S. P. Singh and G. Burgess, Measurement and Analysis of the Small and Light Weight Parcel Shipping Environment, Dimensions 04, International Safe Transit Association, 2004.

Goodwin, D., and S. P. Singh, The Need to Define Pre-Set Instrumentation Requirements for the Measurement of Various Parameters of the Distribution Environment, 14th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Stockholm, Sweden, 2004.

Singh, S. P., J. Singh and R. Auras, Package Sustainability – Performance Evaluation of New Bio-degradable (PLA) with Existing PET and OPS Containers for Food Service, 14th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Stockholm, Sweden, 2004.

Singh, J. and S. P. Singh, Measurement and Analysis of the Small and Light Weight Parcel Shipping Environment, 14th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Stockholm, Sweden, 2004.

Singh, S. P., and J. Singh, Packaging Challenges for Parcel Delivery, Parcel Expo and Conference, Chicago, 2004.
Chonhenchob, V. and S. P. Singh, Packaging Performance Comparison for Distribution and Export of Papaya Fruit, 14th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Stockholm, Sweden, 2004.

Singh S. P., Packaging Innovations, Distribution Challenges for Food Packaging, Presented at Kasetsart University, Thailand, 2004.

Singh S. P., Packaging Innovations, Distribution Challenges for Food Packaging, Presented at Kasetsart University, Thailand, 2004.

Singh S. P. Package Test Requirements for Long and Light Weight Packages for Parcel Delivery, Dimensions 04, International Safe Transit Association, 2004.

Singh, S. P., Performance Testing and Evaluation of Plastic Pallets and Reusable Plastic Containers, Paper presented at Reusable Plastic Pallet and Container Coalition Annual Conference, Dallas, 2003.

Singh, S.P., New Test Methods to Evaluate Performance of Reusable Plastic Pallets and Containers, Paper presented at the International Symposium on Packaging, IAPRI, Valencia, Spain, 2003

Singh, S.P., G. Burgess, and J.Singh, New Developments in Safe Package Shipment of Dangerous Goods in Air Transport, Proceedings of Air Transport Safety Research ATRS 2003 Conference, France, 2003.

Singh, S.P., G. Burgess, and J.Singh, Prediction Long-Term Box Compression Strength, Proceedings of Dimensions 03, International Safe Transit Association, 2003.

Singh, J., P. Singh and G. Burgess, Loss of Box Compression Strength due to Creep, Proceedings of NIPHLE Annual Conference, National Institute of Packaging and Handling Engineers, 2003.

Mulukutla, P., S. P. Singh, A. Mohanty, M. Misra, L. Drazal, New Eco-Friendly Bio-composite Material for Returnable Packaging Containers – Proceedings of the American Society for Composites 18th Technical Conference, 2003.

Singh, S.P., Designing and Optimizing Packaging, Parcel Forum, Chicago, Oct, 2003.

Singh, P., Effects of High Altitude on Package Integrity, Proceedings of Dimensions 02 Conference, International Safe Transit Association, 2002.

Singh, P., Logistical Packaging Challenges for E-Commerce of Fresh Produce, Proceedings of Packaging Clean and Green Conference, Australian Institute of Packaging, Melbourne, Australia, March 2002.

Singh, J, Singh, P., and Burgess, G., Package Performance for Hazardous Materials in High Altitude Shipments, WorldPak 2002, International Packaging Conference Proceedings, ISBN 1-158716-1540, CRC Press, June 2002.

Singh, P., and Singh, J., E- Commerce Distribution of Fresh Produce and Flowers, WorldPak 2002, International Packaging Conference Proceedings, ISBN 1-158716-1540, CRC Press, June 2002.

Singh, P., New Test Methods to Evaluate Performance of Air Cargo for Haz Mat, Presented to IOPP Chemical Packaging Committee at the IOPP Annual Meeting, 2002.

Effect of Low Pressure and Vibration on Leaks in Haz Mat Packages, Dangerous Goods Conference 2001, IATA, International Aviation Transport Authority, Atlanta, Feb, 2001.

Logistical Challenges for E-Commerce Packages, 12th IAPRI International Conference, Warsaw, Poland, June, 2001.

Corrugated Packaging Specifications – Challenges of Real Life Shipments, International Conference on Creep and Fatigue Effects on Corrugated Board, Melbourne, Australia, 2001.

Packaging Specifications for Heavy Packages in UPS Shipping Environment, Dimension 01, Orlando, International Safe Transit Association, 2001.

Measurement of the UPS Ground Shipping Environment for Large and Heavy Packages, ISTACON 2000, Orlando, 2000.

Distribution Challenges for E-Commerce Shipments, Packaging for E-Commerce, San Francisco, 2000.

Reusable Plastic Containers for Fresh Produce, TRANSPAK 2000, Institute of Packaging Professionals, Austin, Feb, 2000.

Design Requirements for RPC’s for Fresh Produce, UNITED 2000, United Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Conference, Phoenix, Feb, 2000.

Stability of Stacked Pallet Loads, 11th International IAPRI Conference on Packaging, Singapore, July, 1999.

Packaging Education: Training Professionals for the XXI Century, International Packaging Seminar, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1999.

Development of a New Test Method to Test Reusable Intermediate Bulk Containers, ISTACON’99, Orlando, April, 1999.

Loss of Compression Strength in Corrugated Containers due to Misalignment and Humidity, 4th Symposium on Creep and Cyclic Humidity, Grenoble, France, March, 1999.

A System Analysis of Various IBC Types, IBC-USA 99, New Orleans, April, 1999.

Stability of Stacked Pallet Loads, TRANSPAK 99, Institute of Packaging Professionals, Orlando, Feb, 1999.

How to Protect Material for Shipment, PROMAT 99, Material Handling Institute, Chicago, Feb, 1999.

Returnable Containers for Fresh Produce, UNITED 99, United Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Growers, San Diego, Feb, 1999

Best Practice Packaging for Physical Protection, Creating and Developing Innovative Packaging, MSU Seminar, Phoenix, January, 1999.

Effect of Labeling on Package Drop Orientation, Proceedings of the 19th IAPRI International Packaging Symposium, Rochester, 1998.

Comparison of Expanded Polystyrene and Other Cushioning Materials for Environmental and Protection Capabilities, Proceedings of the Foamed Polystyrene Alliance Conference, New Orleans, February, 1997.

Life Cycle Testing of Plastic and Presswood Pallets for the United States Postal Service, 10th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Melbourne, Australia, 1997.

Comparison of Reusable Plastic and Paper Corrugated for Packaging, 10th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging, Melbourne, Australia, 1997.

Comparison of Plastic and Wood Pallets, Transpack 97, Institute of Packaging Professionals, Herndon, VA, 1997.

Reducing Liability Through Laboratory Testing: Some Case Histories, Proceedings of the Annual Safe Transit Conference, ISTA, Chicago, IL, 1996.

Development of Ph.D. Program in Packaging, Proceedings of the 18th IAPRI Symposium, Helsinki, Finland, 1996.

Effect of Recycled Content on Corrugated Board Properties and Box Compression Strength, Proceedings of the 18th IAPRI Symposium, Helsinki, Finland, 1996.

Future Trends in Export Packaging Requirements, Proceedings of the International Conference on Packaging and Globalization, Bombay, India, 1996.

Source Reduction in Packaging for Electronic Industry, Singapore Institute of Standards and Industrial Research, Technical Seminar Proceedings, Singapore, July, 1995.

Use of Computer Aided Multimedia in Teaching Packaging Processes at the University Level, Proceedings of the 9th IAPRI Conference, Brussels, Belgium, 1995.

Role of Dynamic Testing for Reusable/Returnable Containers and Racks for the

Automotive/Manufacturing Industry, Proceedings of the 9th IAPRI Conference, Brussels, Belgium, 1995.

Source Reduction Through the Use of Steel Racks for Part Shipments in the Automotive Industry, Proceedings of the Annual Safe Transit Conference, ISTA, Clearwater, FL, 1995.

Comparison of New Packaging Materials for Protective Cushioning and Environmental Concerns, Proceedings of the AIP (Australian Institute of Packaging) Conference, Sydney, Australia, 1995.

Future of Plastic Pallets in the Grocery Industry, Proceedings of the 1995 Annual National Wood Pallet and Container Association Pallet Conference, St. Louis, MO, 1995.

Current Trends of Palletization and Packaging in the United States, Proceedings of the Canadian Pallet Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 1995.

Packaging Materials, Options and Developments. Paper presented at “Packaging – The Future and Challenge” International Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, October, 1994.

Designing Packages for the Overnight Shipping Environment. Paper presented at the 8th International IAPRI Packaging Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, June, 1993.

Environmental Impact of Packaging Cushioning Materials. Presented at the Pack Expo Conference, Chicago, November, 1992.

Protective Media for Shock and Vibration. Paper presented at the Industrial Packaging Conference, New Delhi, India, October, 1992.

Bruising of Apples as a Function of Truck Vibration and Packaging. Paper presented at 1991 Summer Meeting of ASAE (92-6036), Charlotte, June, 1992.

Measuring the Dynamic Environment of Automated Package Sortation Equipment Used in the United Parcel System. Paper presented at the 1992 International Material Handling Research Colloquium, Milwaukee, June, 1992.

Optimizing Pack Design for Distribution. Paper presented at World Packaging Congress, Seville, Spain, January, 1992.

Transportation and Military Packaging. Paper presented at the Colloquium on Current Concerns in Packaging for Management, San Diego, 1992.

New Package System for Fresh Strawberries and Raspberries. Paper presented at 1991 Summer Meeting of ASAE (91-6017), Albuquerque, 1991.

Vibration Levels in Commercial Shipments. Paper presented at 1991 Summer Meeting of ASAE (91-6016), Albuquerque, 1991.

What Can Robotic Assembly do for You? Singh, S.P. and H. Lockhart, Food Packaging Technology International, 45-46, 1991.

Packaging: A Quiz for the Automotive Industry. Twede, D., R. LaMoreaux and S. P. Singh, Action Line, September, 1990.

Correlating Real Life Shipments with Lab Testing. Presented at the Pack Expo Conference, Chicago, 1990.

Recycling and Disposal Issues of Pallets. Paper presented at the NWPCA Annual Meeting, Toronto, 1990.

Vibration Levels in Refrigerated Truck Shipments. Presented at the Refrigerated Transportation Foundation Annual Meeting, Baltimore, August, 1990.

Measuring the Truck Transportation Environment in United States. Paper presented at the Sixth Annual Conference on Distribution Packaging and Handling. San Francisco, 1989.

Environmental Measurement and Simulation, Singh, P. Paper presented at SPHE Conference, Traverse City, April, 1988.

Vibration Induced Settling of Particles in Herschel-Bulkley Fluids. Singh, P. and G. Burgess. Paper presented at 1987 Winter Meeting of ASAE (87-6527), Chicago, 1987.

Vibration Simulation of Insecticide Tanks. Singh, P. and C. Ritchie. Paper presented at 1987 Winter Meeting of ASAE (87-6528), Chicago, 1987.

Computer Hardware: Availability and Applications in Packaging. Presented at SPHE Conference, East Lansing, September, 1986.

Future Trends of Wood Containers and Pallets. Presented at Annual Meeting of Canadian Pallet and Container Association, Cambridge, September, 1986.

Role of Plastic Containers/Pallets in the Automotive Industry. Presented at Annual Meeting of National Wood Pallet Container Association, Toronto, June, 1986.

Effect of Multiple Drops in Damage Boundary Curves. Singh, P. and G. Burgess. Presented at the 4th International Conference on Packaging, East Lansing, MI, 1985.

Design Criteria and Dynamic Behavior of Premolded PE Cushions. Singh, P. and R. Bonlender. Presented at the 4th International Conference on Packaging, East Lansing, MI, 1985.

Modeling and Simulation of Packaging Lines Using Computer Aided Techniques. IBM, Rochester, MN, 1984.

Dr. Singh is a contributing author in the following text books:

“Packaging and Distribution of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables” – Co-authored with Vanee Chonhenchob and J. Singh, DEStech Publications, Inc., Lancaster, Pennsylvania USA. (In press).
“Packaging and Transportation Forensics – Reducing Risk and Liability”, Under review with DESTECH Publications, 2014
“Packaging For Perishables” – Under development with DESTECH Publications.
“Handbook – Plastic Films in Packaging, Materials Technology and Applications, Elsvier Publishing, 2013.
“Packaging Technologies For Dates and Date Products”. In: Dates: Post Harvest Science , Processing Technology and Health Benefits, Siddiq M, Aleid S, Kader A (editor). John-Wiley Publishing Co., Ames, Iowa, USA 2013
“Current and Innovative Packaging Technologies for Tropical and SubTropical Fruits”. In: Tropical and SubTropical Fruit Processing and Packaging, Siddiq M (editor).John-Wiley Publishing Co., Ames, Iowa, USA 2013
“Damage Reduction to Food Products during Transportation and Handling”, Handbook of Food Products, 2006.
“Packaging Forensics” L & J Publishing Company, 2000.
“Transport Packaging” Tool and Manufacturing Engineers Handbook, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 1997.
“Distribution Packaging Technology Handbook”, Institute of Packaging Professionals, 1995.
“Progress in Material Handling Research”, Material Handling Institute of America, 1993.