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Kemper Lewis, Ph.D.

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Professor 
NYSCEDII, 
Executive Director

Specialty/Research Focus

Collaborative design and decision making, visual design steering, multiobjective optimization, strategic product design, flexible systems design, hybrid optimization.

Recent Grants and Contracts

“Experiential Learning in Vehicle Dynamics Education” (PI with co-PI’s Deborah Moore-Russo, Ken English, Kevin Hulme), National Science Foundation: $150,000 (2/15/07-2/14/10)

“A National Engineering Dissertation Cyber-Collaboratory” (CI-Teams Collaborative Research Project with Penn State, Drexel, Univ. of Missouri-Rolla, Virginia Tech, Northwestern, Bucknell, and Sweet Briar),National Science Foundation: $900,000 ($105,000 UB Portion) (1/1/07-12/31/08)

“Visual Hyperspace Pareto Frontier (VHPF) for Multiattribute Decision-Making” (co-PI with C. Bloebaum, PI), National Science Foundation:$250,000 (5/15/06-5/14/08) 

“Cyber-Infrastructure-Based Engineering Repositories for Undergraduates (CIBER-U)” (CITeams Collaborative Research Project with T.Simpson, Penn State, W. Regli, Drexel, and R.Stone, Univ. of Missouri-Rolla), National Science Foundation: $275,000 (1/01/06-12/31/07) 

“New York State Center for Engineering Design and Industrial Innovation (NYSCEDII)” (PI with co-PI’s C. Bloebaum, M. Karwan, A. Soom, K.English, and V. Krovi) New York State, NYSTAR $250,000 (11/06-12/07)