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E-mail: l.k.keys@csuohio.edu

Ph.D., Solid State Science and Materials Research Laboratoy (MRL), Pennsylvania State University
B.S., Chemistry, University of Cincinnati

Research Interests
Management Technology, Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Mechatronics, Program Management, Integrated Product Development Process, Systems Engineering

Selected Publications
Strategic Management of Technology: the Renewed Importance of Invention and Innovation, Proceedings of Industrial Engineering 50th Anniversary Solutions Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 10-13, 1998, pp.183-189.

Management and Organizational Challenges to Technology (Paradigm) S-curve Change Management, International Technology Management, Interscience Publishers, Geneva, Vol. 14, Nov. 2-4, 1996, pp.11-15.

The Intelligent Manufacturing Systems Initiative at Louisiana State University, Mechatronics Journal, Vol.5, No.7, 1995, pp. 743-752 (with Robert N. McGrath)

Continuing Technology Management Challenges for the Automobile Industry, Technology Management Journal, Elsevier Publishers, Vol. 1, Issue No. 6, March 1995, pp. 226-234.

Management Paradigms and the Technology Factor, Technology Management Journal, Vol. 1, Issue No. 6, March 1995, pp. 242-246. (with Frederick Betz, Terek Khalik, Richard Smith)

Professional Memberships

  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (senior member)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (senior member)
  • Institute of Electric and Electronics Engineers (senior member)/li>