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Blaine Lilly

  • Associate Professor, Design
  • Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    Room E542
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-2297

About

Blaine Lilly, PhD, is an Associate Professor holding a joint appointment in the departments of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Integrated Systems Engineering. He also holds an adjunct appointment in the Department of Industrial, Interior, and Visual Communication Design. He has taught courses in mechanical design, manufacturing, and product design engineering at Ohio State, and in 2006 was awarded the OSU Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching. His research interests are in the general area of innovative product design, particularly how complex systems theory applies to modeling how products survive and evolve in the marketplace.

Lilly is the chair of the university Council on Academic Affairs. He serves as co-PI on the LIFT OMIC co-located internship program.

Honors

  • January, 2017-
    January, 2019

    Associate Chair for Undergraduate Education.

  • January, 2018

    Marion Smith Alumni Service Award.

  • January, 2014

    Fellow.

  • January, 2013

    Boyer Award for Excellence in Teaching Innovation.

  • January, 2009

    Welliver Fellow.

  • January, 2006

    Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching.

  • January, 2003

    MacQuigg Student Award for Outstanding Teaching.

  • January, 2003

    Boyer Award for Excellence in Teaching Innovation.

  • January, 2003

    Michael Moran Award for Teaching Excellence.

Journal Articles

2014

  • Vienny Nguyen*,V; Lilly,Blaine; Castro,Carlos, 2014, "The exoskeletal structure and tensile loading behavior of an ant neck joint." Journal of Biomechanics 47, no. 2, 497-504 - 497-504.

2008

  • Gill, C.; Lilly, B.; Lilly, B., 2008, "Bridging design disciplines: preparing students for unpredictable challenges." Journal of Design Research 7, no. 3, 220-237 - 220-237.

2007

  • Castro,Carlos,E; Rios,Mauricio,Cabrera; Castro,Jose,M; Lilly,Blaine, 2007, "Multiple criteria optimization with variability considerations in injection molding." Polymer Engineering and Science 47, no. 4, 400-409 - 400-409.

2006

  • Carpenter, B.; Patil, S.; Hoffman, R.; Lilly, B. et al., 2006, "Effect of machine compliance on mold deflection during injection and packing of thermoplastic parts." Polymer Engineering and Science 46, no. 7, 844-852 - 844-852.

2005

  • Castro, C.E., Cabrera Rios, M., Lilly, B., Castro, J.M., 2005, Simultaneous Optimization of Mold Design and Processing Conditions in Injection Molding. Journal of Polymer Engineering 25, no. 6, 459-486 - 459-486.
  • Kinsella, M.E.; Lilly, B.; Gardner, B.E.; Jacobs, N.J., 2005, "Experimental determination of friction coefficients between thermoplastics and rapid tooled injection mold materials." Rapid Prototyping Journal 11, no. 3, 167-173 - 167-173.

2004

  • Yen,Y,C; Sohner,J; Lilly,B; Altan,T, 2004, "Estimation of tool wear in orthogonal cutting using the finite element analysis." JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY 146, no. 1, 82-91 - 82-91.
  • Bhagavatula, N.; Michalski, D.; Lilly, B.; Glozer, G., 2004, "Modelling and verification of ejection forces in thermoplastic injection moulding." Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 12, no. 3,

2003

  • Castro, C.E., Cabrera Rios, M., Lilly, B., Castro, J.M., Mount-Campbell, C.A., 2003, Identifying the best compromises between multiple performance measures in injection molding using data envelopment analysis. Journal of Integrated Design and Process Science 7, no. 1, 77-86 - 77-86.
  • Bonifas, A.; Lilly, B., 2003, "Design of an electrochemical cell for micromachining applications." Journal of Integrated Design and Process Science 7, no. 1, 1-23 - 1-23.
  • Kuswanti, C.; Xu, G.; Qiao, J.; Stuart, J.A. et al., 2003, "An engineering approach to plastic recycling based on rheological characterization." Journal of Industrial Ecology 6, no. 3-4, 125-135 - 125-135.

2002

  • Xu,G,J; Qiao,J,H; Kuswanti,C; Koelling,K; Stuart,J,A; Lilly,B, 2002, "Characterization of virgin and postconsumer blended high-impact polystyrene resins for injection molding." JOURNAL OF APPLIED POLYMER SCIENCE 84, no. 1, 1-8 - 1-8.

2000

  • Shim, S.; Lilly, B.W.; Parnianpour, M.; Mayo, N. et al., 2000, "Ergonomic evaluation of three load bearing handles with different profiles using pressure sensitive film." Biomedical Engineering - Applications, Basis and Communications 12, no. 3, 155-167 - 155-167.
  • Xu,G,J; Qiao,J,H; Kuswanti,C; Simenz,M; Koelling,K; Stuart,J,A; Lilly,B, 2000, "Insights into reuse of high impact polystyrene from post-consumer electronics equipment housings." PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2000 IEEE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ELECTRONICS AND THE ENVIRONMENT *, 348-353 - 348-353.

1999

  • Lilly, B.W.; Brevick, J.R.; Shi, Q., 1999, "Pulsed ECM: Effect of process parameters on surface finish and mechanical fatigue life of H-13 tool steel." Technical Paper - Society of Manufacturing Engineers. MR no. MR99-137, 1-6 - 1-6.

1988

  • Lilly, B.W.; Bailey, R.W.; Altan, T., 1988, "Automated finishing of dies and molds: a state of the art review.." IN: COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF DIES AND MOLDS, PRESENTED AT ASME WINTER ANNUAL MEETING, (CHICAGO, U.S.A.: NOV. 32 ), 75-90 - 75-90.

Presentations

  • "Optimization and Analysis of Variability in Injection Molding.”." Presented at Society of Plastics Engineers Annual Technical Conference,

Papers in Proceedings

2015

  • Metzler, S.A.; Lilly, B.W. "Implementation of a novel second-year mechanical engineering course to the curriculum." (1 2015).
  • Gill, C.; Lilly, B.; Reeder, P. "Problem framing and design opportunities." (1 2015).

2013

  • Lilly, B.W.; Abrams, L.M.; Neal, M.; Srinivasan, K. et al. "DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE PLATFORM FOR INTRODUCING MECHANICAL ENGINEERING IN A LARGE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY." (1 2013).
  • Nguyen, V.N.; Lilly, B.W.; Castro, C.E. "REVERSE ENGINEERING THE STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF THE ALLEGHENY MOUND ANT NECK (INSECTA, HYMENOPTERA, FORMICA, EXSECTOIDES)." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2013).
  • Lilly, B.W.; Abrams, L.M.; Neal, M.; Srinivasan, K. et al. "DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE PLATFORM FOR INTRODUCING MECHANICAL ENGINEERING IN A LARGE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2013).
  • V Nguyen, B Lilly, CE Castro Reverse engineering the structure and function of the Allegheny mount and neck (insecta, hymenoptera, formica, exsectoides). in ASME IMECE. http://proceedings.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=1750436, (1 2013).
  • Nguyen, V.N.; Lilly, B.W.; Castro, C.E.; ASME, "REVERSE ENGINEERING THE STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF THE ALLEGHENY MOUND ANT NECK (INSECTA, HYMENOPTERA, FORMICA, EXSECTOIDES)." (1 2013).

2012

  • Abrams, L.; Altschuld, J.W.; Lilly, B.W.; Mendelsohn, D.A. et al. "AC 2012-5238: INTRODUCTION TO MECHANICAL ENGINEERING: A COURSE IN PROGRESS." (1 2012).
  • Nguyen, V.N.; Lilly, B.W.; Castro, C.E. "Reverse engineering the structure and function of the allegheny mound ant neck (insecta, hymenoptera, formica, exsectoides)." (12 2012).
  • Abrams, L.; Altschuld, J.W.; Lilly, B.W.; Mendelsohn, D.A. "AC 2012-5238: INTRODUCTION TO MECHANICAL ENGINEERING: A COURSE IN PROGRESS." in ASEE Annual Conference. (1 2012).
  • Abrams, L.; Altschuld, J.W.; Lilly, B.W.; Mendelsohn, D.A. "Introduction to Mechanical Engineering: A course in progress." (1 2012).
  • Abrams, L.; Altschuld, J.W.; Lilly, B.W.; Mendelsohn, D.A. "Introduction to Mechanical Engineering: A course in progress." (8 2012).
  • Lilly, B.W.; Abrams, L.M.; Neal, M.; Srinivasan, K. et al. "Developing an effective platform for introducing mechanical engineering in a large public university." (12 2012).

2011

  • Scudieri, P.; Lilly, B. "A constraint-based model of the design process." (12 2011).

2007

  • Lilly, B.; Gill, C. "Integrating design and engineering, I: Functional abstraction and product architecture." (12 2007).
  • Gill, C.; Lilly, B. "Integrating design and engineering, II: Product architecture and product design." (12 2007).

2006

  • Gill, C.L.; Lilly, B.W.; Forsgren, R.C.; Engineering, F.O.M. "A DIFFICULT CASE: BRINGING PRODUCT DESIGN METHODS TO NASA ENGINEERS." (1 2006).
  • Gill,C,L; Lilly,B,W; Forsgren,R,C "A DIFFICULT CASE: BRINGING PRODUCT DESIGN METHODS TO NASA ENGINEERS." in 9th International Design Conference. (1 2006).
  • Lilly, B.W.; Gill, C. "The challenge of sustainability: Designing for resilience." (12 2006).
  • Gill, C.L.; Lilly, B.W.; Forsgren, R.C. "A DIFFICULT CASE: BRINGING PRODUCT DESIGN METHODS TO NASA ENGINEERS." in 9th International Design Conference. (1 2006).
  • Gill, C.L.; Lilly, B.W.; Forsgren, R.C. "A difficult case: Bringing product design methods to NASA engineers." (12 2006).

2005

  • Castro, C.E.; Lilly, B.; Castro, J.M.; Ríos, M.C. "Optimization and analysis of variability in high precision injection molding." (12 2005).

2004

  • Castro, C.E.; Ríos, M.C.; Lilly, B.; Castro, J.M. "Selection of process and design variable settings under multiple performance measures in injection molding." (6 2004).
  • Forsgren, R.; Lilly, B. "NASA engineering training lessons learned: The course development process from the top and bottom." (12 2004).

2003

  • Jantharawong, A.; Cabrera-Ríos, M.; Lilly, B.; Castro, J.M. "Evaluation of variability in injection molding (IM) molds." (1 2003).
  • Castro, C.; Bhagavatula, N.; Cabrera-Ríos, M.; Lilly, B. et al. "Identifying the best compromises between multiple performance measures in injection molding (IM) using data envelopment analysis (DEA): Preliminary results." (1 2003).
  • Merrill, J.; Lilly, B.; Masud, O. "A curriculum collaboration model: Working with upper division students to inprove a first-year program." (1 2003).
  • Shi, Q.; Brevick, J.R.; Lilly, B.W. "Thermal fatigue prediction in die casting shot sleeves." (12 2003).
  • Shi, Q.; Brevick, J.R.; Lilly, B.W. "Thermal fatigue prediction in die casting shot sleeves." in 31st North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC). (1 2003).
  • Lilly, B.; Merrill, J.; Masud, O.; Brand, S. et al. "A curriculum collaboration model: Working with upper division students to improve a first-year program." (12 2003).
  • Merrill, J.; Lilly, B.; Masud, O. "A curriculum collaboration model: Working with upper division students to inprove a first-year program." (12 2003).
  • Shi, Q.; Brevick, J.R.; Lilly, B.W.; SME, "Thermal fatigue prediction in die casting shot sleeves." (1 2003).

2001

  • Altan, T.; Lilly, B.; Yen, Y.C. "Manufacturing of dies and molds." (12 2001).
  • Altan, T.; Lilly, B.; Yen, Y.C. "Manufacturing of dies and molds." in 51st General Assembly of CIRP. (1 2001).
  • Altan, T.; Lilly, B.; Yen, Y.C. "Manufacturing of dies and molds." (1 2001).
  • Kinzel, G.; Lilly, B.; Luscher, A.; Piper, J. et al. "Instructional modules to support senior capstone design classes." (12 2001).

1988

  • Lilly, B.W.; Bailey, R.W.; Altan, T. "Automated finishing of dies and molds: a state of the art review." (12 1988).