Ongoing Projects

Understanding Information Acquisition Decisions in Systems Design through Behavioral Experiments and Bayesian Analysis

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: PI
Collaborators: Ilias Bilionis, Sebastien Helie, Karthik N. Kannan

Duration: August 2017 - July 2021

A theoretical framework for understanding strategic behavior in systems engineering

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: CoPI
Collaborators: Ilias Bilionis (PI), Thanh Nguyen

Duration: August 2017 - July 2021

Workshop on State-of-the-Art and Challenges in Resilience

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: CoPI
Collaborators: Saurabh Bagchi (PI), Gesualdo Scutari , Felix Xiaozhu Lin , Milind Kulkarni

Duration: October 2018 - September 2019

EAGER: Demonstrating the Importance of Research Setting Representativeness in Systems Engineering and Design Research

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: CoPI
Collaborators: Zoe Szajnfarber, Erica Gralla, Paul Grogan

Duration: September 2018 - August 2020

NSF: Workshop and Grantees Meeting: Positioning Engineering Design and Systems Engineering Research for Sustained Societal Impact; West Lafayette, Indiana; October 7-8, 2019

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: PI
Collaborators: Ilias Bilionis, Tahira Reid, Karthik Ramani

Duration: August 2019 - July 2020

Cognitive Bias in Intelligent Systems

Funded by: Systems Engineering Research Center
Role: CoPI
Collaborators: Laura Freeman (Virginia Tech)

Duration: July 2019 - September 2020

Past Projects

Decision-based Collaborative Design Workflow Management for PREMAP

Funded by: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Collaborators: Farrokh Mistree, Janet K. Allen

Duration: July 2015 - June 2018

Computing without Revealing: A Cryptographic Approach to eProcurement

Funded by: Naval Postgraduate School (NPS)
Role: PI
Collaborators: Mikhail Atallah

Duration: December 2016 - July 2018

Decision-Centric Foundations for Modeling and Analysis of Complex Networked Systems

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Daniel A. DeLaurentis

Duration: September 2014 - August 2018

Community-based Product Lifecycle Management (c-PLM) - Bridging the gap between PLM and social innovation

Funded by: PLM Center of Excellence Grant
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Prof. Karthik Ramani (Purdue University)

Duration: January 2013 - December 2013

Collective Innovation in Product Development: A Web-Based Platform for Educating Next Generation Engineers

Funded by: Procter and Gamble Fund - Higher Education Grant
Role: Principal Investigator (single investigator grant)

Duration: January 2008 - January 2009

Crowdsourcing for Engineering Systems Design: Theoretical and Experimental Studies

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Karthik N. Kannan (Purdue University)

Duration: July 2014 - June 2018

CPS Synergy: Foundations of Cyber-Physical Infrastructure for Creative Design and Making of Cyber-physical Products

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Prof. Mikhail Atallah (Purdue University), Prof. Karthik Ramani (Purdue University)

Duration: September 2013 - August 2017

Integrated Policy and Engineering Design for Complex Systems with Applications to Distribution Systems within Smart Electric Grid

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Anurag K. Srivastava (Washington State University)

Duration: August 2012 - July 2016

CAREER: Collective Innovation - Transforming the Realization of Complex Engineering Systems

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator

Duration: April 2010 - March 2015

EAGER: Managing Uncertainty by Integrating Information Economics and Robust Design

Funded by: National Science Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Collaborators: Prof. Farrokh Mistree (University of Oklahoma)

Duration: August 2010 - July 2011