Publications

 
Archival Refereed Journal Papers

Fu, K., Yang, M., and Wood, K. L., 2016, “Design Principles: Literature Review, Analysis, and Future Directions,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, Special Issue in Design Theory and Methodology, 138(10):101103-101103-13, MD-15-1746, DOI: 10.1115/1.4034105. (PDF)

Fu, K., Murphy, J., Yang, M., Otto, K., Jensen, D., Wood, K.L., 2014, “Design-by-Analogy: Experimental Evaluation of a Functional Analogy Search Methodology for Concept Generation Improvement”, Research in Engineering Design, DOI: 10.1007/s00163-014-0186-4. (PDF)

Fu, K., Moreno, D., Yang, M. C., Wood, K. L., 2014, “Bio-Inspired Design: An Overview Investigating Open Questions from the Broader Field of Design-by-Analogy,” Journal of Mechanical Design, Special Issue 2014: Biologically Inspired Design, 136(11), 111102, DOI: 10.1115/1.4028289 (PDF)

Murphy, J., Fu, K., Otto, K., Yang, M., Jensen, D., Wood, K., 2014, “Function Based Design-by-Analogy: A Functional Vector Approach to Analogical Search,” Journal of Mechanical Design, 136(10) 101102, DOI: 10.1115/1.4028093. (PDF)

Fu, K., Chan, J., Schunn, C., Cagan, J., and Kotovsky, K., 2013, “Expert Representation of Design Repository Space: A Comparison to and Validation of Algorithmic Output,” Design Studies, 34(6), 729-762, DOI: 10.1016/j.destud.2013.06.002. (PDF)

Fu, K., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., and Wood, K., 2013, “Discovering Structure In Design Databases Through Functional And Surface Based Mapping,” J. of Mech. Des., 135 (3), 031006. (PDF)

Fu, K., Chan, J., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., Schunn, C., and Wood, K., 2013, “The Meaning of “Near” and “Far”: The Impact of Structuring Design Databases and the Effect of Distance of Analogy on Design Output,” J. of Mech. Des., 135 (2), 021007. (PDF)

Chan, J., Fu, K., Schunn, C., Cagan, J., Wood, K., and Kotovsky, K., 2011, “On the Benefits and Pitfalls of Analogies for Innovative Design: Ideation Performance Based on Analogical Distance, Commonness, and Modality of Examples,” J. of Mech. Des., 133 (8), 081004. (PDF)

Fu, K., Cagan, J., and Kotovsky, K., 2010, "Design Team Convergence: The Influence of Example Solution Quality," J. of Mech. Des., 132 (11), 111005. (PDF)

Linsey, J.S., Tseng, I., Fu, K., Cagan, J., Wood, K. L., and Schunn, C. D., 2010, “A Study of Design Fixation, Its Mitigation and Perception in Design Faculty,” J. of Mech. Des., 132 (4), 041003. (PDF)

 

Refereed Conference Papers

Paige, M., Fu, K., “Spatial Demonstration Tools for Teaching Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) to First Year Undergraduate Engineering Students,” American Society of Engineering Education 2017 Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, June 25-28, 2017.

Stewart, M., Fu, K., de Vries, C., Jacobson, L., Nagel, J. K., Jacobson, K., Hughes, A. M., “Engagement in Practice: A Process for Creating a New “Council’s Own” Junior Girl Scout Badge in Mechanical Engineering,” American Society of Engineering Education 2017 Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, June 25-28, 2017.

Lee, B., Fillingim, K. B., Binder, W. R., Fu, K., Paredis, C. J. J., “Design Heuristics: A Conceptual Framework and Preliminary Method for Extraction,” 2017 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Cleveland, OH, August 6-9, 2017.

Broussard, K., Murphy, L., Fu, K., “A Descriptive study of the effect of k-12 design education on changes in Self-esteem in Children ages 8-13,” International Conference on Engineering Design, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, August 21-25, 2017.

Hebbale, C. and Fu, K., “Wearable On-Demand Oxygen Therapy,” IDETC2016-59199, ASME IDETC 2016, Charlotte, NC, August 21-24, 2016.

Fu, K., Yang, M., Wood, K.L., 2015, “Design Principles: The foundation of Design”, Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, August 2-5, 2015, Boston, MA.

Fu, K., Tan, U., Teo, T. H., Soh, G. S., Wood, K. L., “Interdisciplinary Learning Through Design Activities Uniting Fundamentals of Engineering Curriculum”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Design, July 27-30, 2015, Milan, Italy.

Murphy, J., Fu, K., Otto, K., Yang, M., Jensen, D., Wood, K.L., 2014, “Facilitating Design-by-Analogy: Development of a Complete Functional Vocabulary and Functional Vector Approach to Analogical Search”, Proceedings of the ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, August 17-20, 2014, Buffalo, NY.

Fu, K., Murphy, J., Yang, M., Otto, K., Jensen, D., Wood, K.L., 2013, “Investigating the Effect of Functionality Level of Analogical Stimulation on Design Outcomes”, Proceedings of The 13th Design Engineering Workshop, November 28 - 30, 2013, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan.

Fu, K., Reid, T.N., Terpenny, J.P., Thurston, D.L., Vance, J.M., Finger, S., Wiens, G.J., Kazerounian, K., Allen, J.K., Jacobson, K., 2013, “Ac 2013 - 6781: Broadening Participation: A Report On A Series Of Workshops Aimed At Building Community And Increasing The Number Of Women And Minorities In Engineering Design,” Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference, June 23-26, Atlanta, Georgia.

Fu, K., Chan, J., Schunn, C., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., 2013,“ Substantiating the Basis for an Automated Design-by-Analogy Tool through Comparison to Expert Thinking,” Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, August 4-7, 2013, Portland, Oregon.

Fu, K., Dilmore, J., Cagan, J., Dougherty Jr., C.H., 2013, “Using Design Database Structures to Characterize Freedom-to-operate in a Design Space: A Legal Case Study,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Design, August 19-22, 2013, Seoul, South Korea.

Fu, K., Chan, J., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., Schunn, C., and Wood, K., 2012, “The Meaning of “Near” and “Far”: The Impact of Structuring Design Databases and the Effect of Distance of Analogy on Design Output,” Proceedings of the ASME Design Theory and Methodology Conference, Chicago, IL.

Wood, M., Chen, P., Fu, K., Cagan, J., and Kotovsky, K., 2012, "The Role of Design Team Structure on Individual and Shared Mental Models," Proceedings of the  Conference on Design Computing and Cognition, College Station, TX.

Chan, J., Fu, K., Schunn, C., Cagan, J., Wood, K., and Kotovsky, K., 2011, “On the Benefits and Pitfalls of Analogies for Innovative Design: Ideation Performance Based on Analogical Distance, Commonness, and Modality of Examples,” Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on Engineering Design, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Fu, K., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., 2011, “A Methodology for Discovering Structure in Design Databases,” Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on Engineering Design, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Fu, K., Cagan, J., Kotovsky, K., and Wood, K., 2011, “Discovering Structure In Design Databases Through Functional And Surface Based Mapping,” Proceedings of the ASME Design Theory and Methodology Conference, Washington, D.C.

Fu, K., Cagan, J., and Kotovsky, K., 2009, “Design Team Convergence: The Influence of Example Solution Quality,” Proceedings of the ASME Design Theory and Methodology Conference, San Diego, CA.

Linsey, J.S., Tseng, I., Fu, K., Cagan, J., and Wood, K. L., 2009, “Reducing and Perceiving Design Fixation: Initial Results from an NSF-Sponsored Workshop,” Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Engineering Design, Stanford, CA.

 

Book Chapters

Fu, K. and Schunn, C. D., “Open Innovation through Strategic Design-by-Analogy,” Book Chapter in Open Innovation, Editor: Markman, A. B., Oxford University Press.