Kevin Otto

Adjunct Professor
Adjunct Professor
T212 Mechanical Engineering

Digitalization, Statististical Quality Control, Robust Design, Uncertainty Quantification and Sensitivity Analysis in Design, Modularity and Platforms, Innovation and Risk Management

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Phone number
+358504664070

Honors and awards

Reviewers' choice award, International Conference on Engineerign Design (ICED 15) Vol 8: Innovaton and Creativity, Milan, Italy

Chaoyang Song, Jianxi Luo, Katja Hölttä-Otto, Warren Seering, Kevin Otto, 2015, Risk and Innovation Balance in crowdfunding new products, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED 15) Vol 8: Innovation and Creativity, Milan, Italy, 27-30.07. Reviewers’ choice award.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jul 2015

Best Paper Award, ASME IDETC, Buffalo, NY

Telenko, C., Camburn, B., Wood, K., Hölttä-Otto, K., & Otto, K., 2014, Designettes: New approaches to multidisciplinary engineering education, ASME IDETC, Buffalo, NY. DETC2014-35137
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 2014

Reviewers' Choice Award, International Conference on Engineering Design ICED '13, Seoul, South Korea

Hölttä-Otto, K., Otto, K., & Luo, J., 2013, Innovation differences between new venture startups and incumbent firms, International Conference on Engineering Design ICED’13. Seoul, S. Korea.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 2013

Reviewers' choice award, International Conference on Engineerign Design (ICED 17) Vancouver, Canada

102. Tan, J. Otto, K. And K. Wood, “A Comparison of Design Decisions made Early and Late in Development,” ,” International Conference in Engineering Design, 2017. Rated a Reviewer’s Favorite.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Production Engineering Aug 2017

Publications

How to Use the Levers of Modularity Properly-Linking Modularization to Economic Targets

Lea-Nadine Schwede, Erik Greve, Dieter Krause, Kevin Otto, Seung Ki Moon, Albert Albers, Eckhard Kirchner, Roland Lachmayer, Nikola Bursac, David Inkermann, Simon Rapp, Maximilian Hausmann, Jannik Schneider 2022 Journal of Mechanical Design

Crowdfunding for Design Innovation : Prediction Model With Critical Factors

Chaoyang Song, Jianxi Luo, Katja Hölttä-Otto, Warren Seering, Kevin Otto 2022 IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management

Industry 4.0 Foundry Data Management and Supervised Machine Learning in Low-Pressure Die Casting Quality Improvement

Tekin Uyan, Kevin Otto, Maria Santos Silva, Pedro Vilaça, Elvan Armakan 2022 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF METALCASTING

Sand Casting Implementation of Two-Dimensional Digital Code Direct-Part-Marking Using Additively Manufactured Tags

Tekin Uyan, Kalle Jalava, Juhani Orkas, Kevin Otto 2021 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF METALCASTING

Impact of Modularity Decisions on a Firm's Economic Objectives

Jennifer Hackl, Dieter Krause, Kevin Otto, Marc Windheim, Seung Ki Moon, Nikola Bursac, Roland Lachmayer 2020 Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME

Incorporating Field Effects into Functional Product-System Architecting Methods

Kevin Otto, Katja Hölttä-Otto, Roozbeh Sanaei, Kristin L. Wood 2020 Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME

ROBUSTNESS IMPROVEMENT USING OPEN SOURCE CODE LIBRARIES

J. Sanchez, Z. Björkman, K. N. Otto 2020 Proceedings of the Design Society: DESIGN Conference

Additively Manufactured Tags for Cast Part Traceability Using Two-Dimensional Digital Code Direct-Part-Marking

Tekin Uyan, Kalle Jalava, Juhani Orkas, Kevin Otto 2020 ASME 2020 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference

PhD Research Learning in Product Architecture Design

Olga Sankowski, Kevin Otto, Seung Ki Moon, Dieter Krause 2019 Proceedings of the Design Society: International Conference on Engineering Design