Kemper E. Lewis

PhD

Kemper E. Lewis.

Kemper E. Lewis

PhD

Kemper E. Lewis

PhD

Research Interests

Large-Scale Systems Design, Design Analytics, Collaborative Design Methods, Decentralized Design, Decision Theory, Decision Networks, Additive Manufacturing

Contact Information

208 Davis Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2682

kelewis@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research

Selected Publications

  • Gopalakrishnan, P., Anath, V., Lewis, K., and Behdad, S., 2019, “A Decision-Making Framework for Blockchain Technology Selection,” Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems, doi:10.1520/SSMS20190019.
  • Odonkor, P. and Lewis, K., 2019, “Data-Driven Design of Control Strategies for Distributed Energy Systems,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Special Issue on Machine Learning in Design, Vol. 141, doi:10.1115/1.4044077.
  • Ball, Z. and Lewis, K., 2018, “Mass Collaboration Project Recommendation Within Open-Innovation Design Networks,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol 141, doi:10.1115/1.4041858.
  • Odonkor, P. and Lewis, K., 2018, “Automated Design of Energy Efficient Control Strategies for Building Clusters Using Reinforcement Learning,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 141, doi:10.1115/1.4041629.
  • Esmaeilian, B., Wang, B., Lewis, K., Duarte, F., and Ratti, C., and Behdad, S., 2018, “The Future of Waste Management in Smart & Sustainable Cities: A Review and Concept Paper,” Waste Management, Vol 81, pp. 177-195, doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2018.09.047
  • Ghosh, D., Olewnik, A., and Lewis, K., 2018, “Application of Autoencoders in Cyber-Empathic Design,” Design Science, Vol. 4, doi:10.1017/dsj.2018.11.
  • Ball, Z. and Lewis, K., 2018, “Observing Network Characteristics in Mass Collaboration Design Projects,” Vol. 4, Design Science, doi:10.1017/dsj.2017.26.
  • Ghosh, D., Olewnik, A., and Lewis, K., 2017, “Application of Feature-Learning Methods Toward Product Usage Context Identification and Comfort Prediction,” ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Vol. 18, pp. 011004-1 - 011004-10, doi:10.1115/1.4037435.
  • Moore-Russo, D., Wilsey, J.N., Parthum Sr., M.J., and Lewis, K., 2017, “Navigating Transitions: Challenges for Engineering Students,” Theory into Practice, doi:10.1080/00405841.2017.1350496.
  • Ghosh, D., Olewnik, A., Lewis, K., Kim, J., and Lakshmanan, A., 2017, “Cyber-Empathic Design – A Data Driven Framework for Product Design,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 139, No. 9, doi:10.1115/1.4036780.
  • Cormier, P. and Lewis, K., 2016, “Evaluating Consumer Commonality Leveraging Consumer Specific Design Information,” Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 474-487, doi:10.1017/S0890060416000123.
  • Stratton, D., Martino, D., Lewis, K., and Hall, J., 2016, “A Design Framework for Optimizing the Mechanical Performance, Cost, and Environmental Impact of a Wind Turbine Tower,” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Vol. 138, No. 4, doi:10.1115/1.4033500.
  • Odonkor, P., Lewis, K., Wen, J., and Wu, T., 2016, “Adaptive Energy Optimization in Net Zero Building Clusters,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 138, doi:10.1115/1.4033395.
  • Cormier, P. and Lewis, K., 2015, “An Affordance-Based Approach for Generating User-Specific Design Specifications,” Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 281-295, doi:10.1017/S089006041500027X.
  • Eddy, D., Krishnamurty, S., Grosse, I., Wileden, J., and Lewis, K., 2015, “A Predictive Modeling-Based Material Selection Method for Sustainable Product Design,” Journal of Engineering Design, Vol. 26, No. 10-11, pp. 365-390, doi:10.1080/09544828.2015.1070258
  • Honda, T., Ciucci, F., Lewis, K., and Yang, M., 2015, “A Comparison of Information Passing Strategies in System Level Modeling,” AIAA Journaldoi:10.2514/1.J052568.
  • Ghosh, S., Devendorf, E., and Lewis, K., 2014, “Exploring the Effectiveness of Parallel Systems in Distributed Design Processes Subjected to Stochastic Disruptions,” Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 399-412, doi:10.1017/S0890060414000559.
  • Van Horn, D. and Lewis, K., 2014, “The Use of Analytics in the Design of Socio-Technical Products,” Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 65-81, doi:10.1017/S0890060414000614.
  • Cormier, P., Olewnik, A., and Lewis, K., 2014, “Toward a Formalization of Affordance Modeling for Engineering Design,” Research in Engineering Designdoi:10.1007/s00163-014-0179-3.
  • Krishnamurty, S., Eddy, D., Grosse, I., Wileden, J., Witherell, P., and Lewis, K., 2014, “An Integrated Approach to Information Modeling for the Sustainable Design of Products,” ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Vol. 14, doi:10.1115/1.4027375. 
  • Kalyanasundaram, V. and Lewis, K., 2014, “A Function Based Approach for Product Integration,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 136, No. 4, doi:10.1115/1.4026032.
  • Devendorf, E., and Lewis, K., 2013, “Characterization of the Transient Response of Coupled Optimization in Multidisciplinary Design,” Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2013, doi:10.1155/2013/910209.