Michael Alexander-Ramos

Michael J Alexander-Ramos

Assistant Professor

Rhodes Hall

688

CEAS - Mechanical Eng - 0072

688 Rhodes Hall
2851 Woodside Dr
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221

Professional Summary

Research Interests:
Multidisciplinary design modeling and optimization; decomposition-based system design optimization; surrogate modeling/metamodeling in engineering analysis and design; automotive systems design; electric/hybrid-electric vehicle design; dynamic systems modeling; structural design

Education

Ph.D., University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Mich., 2011 (Mechanical Engineering)

M.S., University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Mich., 2008 (Mechanical Engineering)

B.S., University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 2006 (Mechanical Engineering)

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Alexander-Ramos M.; Azad S.; Behtash M.; Houshmand A. (09-15-2019. )PHEV powertrain co-design with vehicle performance considerations using MDSDO.Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, ,60 (3 ),1155-1169

Alexander-Ramos M.; Azad S. (01-01-2018. )Robust MDSDO for co-design of stochastic dynamic systems.Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, ,2A-2018 ,

Alexander-Ramos M.; Behtash M. (01-01-2018. )Decomposition-based MDSDO for co-design of large-scale dynamic systems.Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, ,2A-2018 ,

Honors and Awards

teamGM Awards

2010 University of Michigan Martin Luther King (MLK) Spirit Award

2009 NSBE Board of Corporate Affiliates (BCA) Graduate Fellowship

2008 Honorable Mention-National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship

2006 -2008 National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science, Inc. (GEM) M.S. Fellow

2006 -2007 University of Michigan Rackham Fellow,

2006 University of Cincinnati James Rankin Award

2004 -2006 NSBE Academic Pyramid of Excellence (APE) Torchbearer

Keywords

Multidisciplinary modeling and design optimization; decomposition-based system design optimization; combined design and control optimization; dynamic systems modeling and design; reduced-order dynamic systems modeling for design; surrogate modeling/metamodeling for design optimization; electric/hybrid-electric vehicle design; fuel cell electric vehicle design; automotive systems design; engineering design under aesthetic, business, and/or governmental policy considerations.

Contact Information

Academic - 688 Rhodes Hall
2851 Woodside Dr
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45221
Phone: (513) 556-6402
michael.alexander-ramos@uc.edu