Directors

Janis Terpenny, PhD

Center Director
jpt5311@engr.psu.edu

expertise: conceptual design, knowledge management, product families and platforms, obsolescence, complexity, and design education

Brigham Young University

John Salmon, PhD

Site Director
johnsalmon@byu.edu

Iowa State University

Gul Kremer, PhD

Site Director
gkremer@iastate.edu

expertise: design engineering

Seda McKilligan, PhD

Site Co-Director
seda@iastate.edu

expertise: Creativity, innovation, group dynamics

Oregon State University

Rob Stone, PhD

Site Director
rob.stone@oregonstate.edu

Christopher Hoyle, PhD

Site Co-Director
chris.hoyle@oregonstate.edu

expertise: Design Automation, Design under Uncertainty

Irem Tumer, PhD

Site Co-Director
irem.tumer@oregonstate.edu

Pennsylvania State University

Dan Finke, PhD

Site Co-Director
daf903@psu.edu

expertise: Advanced Manufacturing Enterprise, Production Planning and Scheduling, Optimization, Simulation

University at Buffalo - SUNY

Kemper Lewis, PhD

Site Director
kelewis@buffalo.edu

expertise: design theory, collaborative design, multidisciplinary optimization, decision modeling

Ken English, PhD

Site Co-Director
kwe@buffalo.edu

expertise: cyberinfrastructure in engineering design, engineering education, multidisciplinary design synthesis, applications of optimal design

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Site Director

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Sundar Krishnamurty, PhD

Site Director
skrishna@ecs.umass.edu

expertise: Engineering design; Additive manufacturing; Design for addiitive manufacturing; Metamodelng; Information modeling; Ontologies

Douglas Eddy, PhD

Site Co-Director
dceddy@umass.edu

expertise: Engineering design, design optimization, additive and smart manufacturing, modeling and simulation, knowledge management, product life cycle management, design for manufacturability

Wayne State University

Kyoung-Yun Kim, PhD

Site Director
kykim@eng.wayne.edu

expertise: design science; design informatics; design awareness on manufacturing processes; semantic assembly design; product life-cycle modeling

Jeremy Rickli, PhD

Site Co-Director
jlrickli@wayne.edu

expertise: Manufacturing Systems, Remanufacturing, End-of-Life