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Scarlett Miller

Associate Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs
  • Engineering Design
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • College of Medicine

Research Areas:

Engineering Design; Human Factors/Ergonomics

Interest Areas:

Dr. Miller's research has three main thrusts: ergonomic product design, design cognition and human-computer interaction.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Industrial Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2006
  • MS, Industrial Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2007
  • Ph D, Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011

Publications

Book, Chapters

  • Christine Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and Gül Kremer, 2014, Mitigating design fixation effects in engineering design through product dissection activities, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 95-113

Journal Articles

  • Hong-En Chen, Mary A Yovanoff, David F Pepley, Rohan S Prahbu, Cheyenne C Sonntag, David C Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Evaluating surgical resident needle insertion skill gains in central venous catheterization training", Journal of Surgical Research, 233, pp. 351-359
  • Hong-En Chen, Cheyenne C Sonntag, David F Pepley, Rohan S Prabhu, David C Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Looks can be deceiving: Gaze pattern differences between novices and experts during placement of central lines", American Journal of Surgery, 217, (2), pp. 362-367
  • David F Pepley, Hong-En Chen, Yichun Tang, Sanjib D Adhikary, Scarlett Rae Miller and Jason Zachary Moore, 2019, "Low Cost Haptic Simulation Using Material Fracture", Transactions on Haptics
  • David Pepley, Sanjib Adhikary, Scarlett Rae Miller and Jason Zachary Moore, 2019, "Simulating Ultrasound Tissue Deformation Using Inverse Mapping", ASME Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Christopher McComb, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Expanding the Solution Space in Engineering Design Education: A Simulation-Based Investigation of Product Dissection (DETC2018-85832)"
  • Christian E Lopez, Scarlett Rae Miller and Conrad S Tucker, 2019, "Exploring Biases Between Human and Machine Generated Designs", Journal of Mechanical Design, 141, (2), pp. 021104
  • Faez Ahmed, Sharath Kumar Ramachandran, Mark Fuge, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Interpreting Idea Maps: Pairwise comparisons reveal what makes ideas novel", Journal of Mechanical Design, 141, (2), pp. 021102
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Is Ownership Bias Bad? The Influence of Idea Goodness and Creativity on Design Professionals Concept Selection Practices", Journal of Mechanical Design, 141, (2), pp. 021106
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Jessica Menold and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "When Are Designers Willing to Take Risks? How Concept Creativity and Prototype Fidelity Influence Perceived Risk", Journal of Mechanical Design, 141, (3), pp. 031104
  • Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Christopher McComb, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2019, "Helping Teams Expand the Breadth of Their Solution Space Through Product Dissection: A Simulation Based Investigation", Journal of Mechanical Design, pp. V003T04A003-V003T04A003
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Are Creativity and Self-Efficacy at Odds? An Exploration in Variations of Product Dissection in Engineering Education", Journal of Mechanical Design, 141, (1), pp. 012001
  • David Pepley, Cassie Sonntag, Rohan G Prabhu, Mary Yovanoff, David Han, Scarlett Rae Miller and Jason Zachary Moore, 2018, "Building ultrasound phantoms with modified polyvinyl chloride: a comparison of needle insertion forces and sonographic appearance with commercial and traditional simulation materials", Simulation in Healthcare, 13, (3)
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "How Concept Selection Tools Impact the Development of Creative Ideas in Engineering Design Education", Journal of Mechanical Design, 140, (5)
  • Hong-En Chen, Mary A Yovanoff, David F Pepley, Cheyenne C Sonntag, Katelin A Mirkin, David C Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Can Haptic Simulators Distinguish Expert Performance? A Case Study in Central Venous Catheterization in Surgical Education", Simulation in Healthcare
  • Mary A Yovanoff, Hong-En Chen, David F Pepley, Katelin A Mirkin, David C Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Investigating the Effect of Simulator Functional Fidelity and Personalized Feedback on Central Venous Catheterization Training", Journal of Surgical Education, 75, (5), pp. 1410-1421
  • David F Pepley, Mary A Yovanoff, Katelin A Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David C Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2018, "Integrating Cadaver Needle Forces Into a Haptic Robotic Simulator", Journal of medical devices, 12, (1), pp. 014501
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Alex McKay, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Piecing Together Product Dissection: How Dissection Conditions Impact Student Conceptual Understanding and Cognitive Load", Journal of Mechanical Design, 140, (5)
  • David F. Pepley, Adam B. Gordon, Mary A. Yovanoff, Katelin A. Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David C. Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2017, "Training Surgical Residents with a Haptic Robotic Central Venous Catheterization Simulator", Journal of Surgical Education, 74, (6), pp. 1066-1073
  • David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, K. Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2017, "Measurement of Syringe Needle Forces for a Haptic Robotic Training Device", Journal of Medical Devices
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Christine Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "Abandoning Creativity: The evolution of creative ideas in engineering design course projects", Design Studies, 47
  • David F Pepley, Mary A Yovanoff, Katelin A Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David C Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2016, "A Virtual Reality Haptic Robotic Simulator for Central Venous Catheterization Training", Journal of Medical Devices, 10, (3), pp. 030927
  • S. Adams and S. Miller, 2016, "The Scissor effect: Challenges and Response Strategies for Encouraging Moroccan Women to Pursue Engineering and Science Careers", Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering., 22, (3), pp. 33
  • C. Toh and S. Miller, 2016, "Choosing Creativity: The Role of Individual Risk and Ambiguity Aversion on Creative Concept Selection in Engineering Design.", Research in Engineering Design, 27, (3), pp. 195-219
  • Carson Quigley, Steven Shooter and Aaron Mitchel, 2016, "Toward a computational model and decision support system for reducing errors in pharmaceutical packaging"
  • Christine Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and Tim Simpson, 2015, "The impact of virtual product dissection environments on student design learning and self-efficacy", Journal of Engineering Design, 26, (1-3), pp. 48-73
  • C. A. Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "How Engineering Teams Select Design Concepts: A View Through the Lens of Creativity.", Design Studies, 38, (2015), pp. 111-138
  • C. Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and Tim Simpson, 2015, "The Impact of Virtual Product Dissection Environments on Student Learning and Self-Efficacy.", Journal of Engineering Design, 26, (1-3), pp. 48-73
  • Christopher Gosnell and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "But is it Creative? Delineating the Impact of Expertise and Concept Ratings on Creative Concept Selection", Journal of Mechanical Design, 139, (2), pp. 021101-021101-11
  • C. Toh, S. R. Miller and K. Kremer, 2014, "The Impact of Team-Based Product Dissection on Design Novelty.", Journal of Mechanical Design, 136, (4), pp. 041004-041014
  • C. Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2014, "The Impact of Example Modality and Physical Interactions on Design Creativity", Journal of Mechanical Design, 136, (9), pp. 091004-091014
  • S. R. Miller, B. P. Bailey and A. K. Kirlik, 2014, "Exploring the Utility of Bayesian Truth Serum for Assessing Design Knowledge", Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 29, pp. 487-515
  • CA Gosnell, Miller and SR, 2014, "A novel method for assessing design concept creativity using single-word adjectives and semantic similarity", ASME Design Engineering Technical ConferencesBuffalo, NY
  • Christine Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2014, "Investigating the Factors that Affect the Selection of Creative Ideas in Engineering Design", CREATIVITY IN ENGINEERING DESIGN: UNDERSTANDING THE FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE CREATIVE IDEA DEVELOPMENT, pp. 68
  • Christine A Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2013, "A Study of Product Dissection’s Impact on Engineering Creativity"
  • Samantha Adams, Scarlett Rae Miller and Zoubeida Ounaies, 2013, "Sowing the seeds of entrepreneurship in North Africa: The United States-Tunisia-Morocco partnership", DEVELOPING AND PROMOTING ENGINEERING ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN MOROCCO: A THREE-PART INVESTIGATION, pp. 22
  • C. Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and G. E. Okudan Kremer, 2013, "The Role of Personality and Team-based Product Dissection on Fixation Effects", Advances in Engineering Education, 3, (4), pp. 1-23
  • S. R. Herring, P. Castillejos and M. S. Hallbeck, 2011, "User-centered Evaluation of Handle Shape and Size and Input Controls for a Neutron Detector", Applied Ergonomics, 42, (6), pp. 919-928
  • S. R. Herring, A. Trejo and M. S. Hallbeck, 2010, "Evaluation of Four Cursor Control Devices During a Target Acquisition Task for Laparoscopic Tool Control", Applied Ergonomics, 41, (1), pp. 47-57
  • S. R. Herring and M. S. Hallbeck, 2010, "Conceptual Design of a Wearable Radiation Detector Alarm System: A Review of the Literature", Theoretical Issues in Ergonomic Sciences, 11, (3), pp. 197-219
  • S. R. Herring and M. S. Hallbeck, 2009, "Evaluation of a Two Cursor Control Device for Development of a Powered Laparoscopic Surgical Tool", Ergonomics, 52, (8), pp. 891-906
  • S. R. Herring and M. S. Hallbeck, 2007, "The Effects of Distance and Height on Maximal Isometric Push and Pull Strength with Reference to Manual Transmission Truck Drivers", International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 37, (8), pp. 685-696
  • Christine Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, , "Creativity in Design Teams: The Influence of Personality Traits and Risk Attitudes on Creative Concept Selection", Research in Engineering Design, 1, (2016), pp. 73-89
  • Christine Toh, Andrew Strohmetz and Scarlett Rae Miller, , "The Effects of Gender and Idea Goodness on Ownership Bias in Engineering Design Education", Journal of Mechanical Design, 138, (10)
  • Christine Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, , "Does the Preferences for Creativity Scale (PCS) Predict an Engineering Students? Ability to Generate and Select Creative Design Alternatives?", Journal of Mechanical Design
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, , "Confidently Exploring the Solution Space: The Within-Subject Effects of Product Dissection on Design Variety and Creative Self-Efficacy", Journal of Mechanical Design

Conference Proceedings

  • Scarlett Rae Miller, Hong-En Chen, Rucha Bhide, David Pepley, C.C. Sonntag, Jason Zachary Moore and David Han, 2019, "Can Eye Tracking be Used to Predict Performance Improvements in Simulated Medical Training: A Case Study in Central Venous Catherization"
  • Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Eduardo Castro e Costa, Pratik Agarwal, Sai Kakarlamudi, Sven G Bilen and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Sensibuildity: The Design of a Communication System to Identify and Prevent Work-Related Injuries in the Construction Industry", SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 62, pp. 1631-1635
  • Rohan Prabhu, Scarlett Rae Miller, Timothy W Simpson and Nicholas A. Meisel, 2018, "Teaching Design Freedom: Exploring the Effects of Design for Additive Manufacturing Education on the Cognitive Components of Students’ Creativity", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V003T04A009-V003T04A009
  • Rohan Prabhu, Scarlett Rae Miller, Timothy W Simpson and Nicholas A. Meisel, 2018, "The Earlier the Better? Investigating the Importance of Timing on Effectiveness of Design for Additive Manufacturing Education", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V02AT03A041-V02AT03A041
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Wendy Zeng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Fixated on Fixation? An Exploration of the Benefits and Deficits of Design “Fixation” in Engineering Design", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A009-V007T06A009
  • Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Christopher McComb, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Helping Teams Expand the Breadth of Their Solution Space Through Product Dissection: A Simulation Based Investigation", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V003T04A003-V003T04A003
  • Katie Heininger, Hong-En Chen, Kathryn W Jablokow and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "How Engineering Design Students’ Creative Preferences and Cognitive Styles Impact Their Concept Generation and Screening", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A032-V007T06A032
  • Christian Lopez, Scarlett Rae Miller and Conrad S Tucker, 2018, "Human validation of computer vs human generated design sketches", American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Mohammad Alsager Alzayed, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Confidently Exploring the Solution Space: The Within-Subject Effects of Product Dissection on Design Variety and Creative Self-Efficacy", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V003T04A008-V003T04A008
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Uncovering Ownership Bias: The Influence of Idea Goodness and Creativity on Design Professionals’ Concept Selection Practices", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A016-V007T06A016
  • Faez Ahmed, Mark Fuge, Sam Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Unpacking subjective creativity ratings: Using embeddings to explain and measure idea novelty", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A003-V007T06A003
  • Elizabeth M Starkey, Jessica Menold and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "When Are Designers Willing to Take Risks? How Concept Creativity and Prototype Fidelity Influence Perceived Risk", International Design Engineering Technical Conference, 141, (3), pp. 031104
  • Hong-En Chen, C.C. Sonntag, R.S. Prabhu, D. F. Pepley, D. C. Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Looks can be deceiving: Gaze pattern differences between novices and experts during placement of central lines"
  • Katelin Mirkin, David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, Scarlett Rae Miller, Jason Zachary Moore and David Han, 2018, "Surgeons, engineers, and haptics: how a collaboration may lead to a better robot training model for surgical procedures"
  • C.C. Sonntag, Hong-En Chen, D. F. Pepley, D. C. Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2018, "Procedural confidence is improved when using a dynamic haptic robot compared to a standard manikin trainer"
  • C.C. Sonntag, Mary Yovanoff, David Pepley, R.S. Prabhu, Scarlett Rae Miller, Jason Zachary Moore and David Han, 2018, "Can a Haptic Robot Train New Interns to Place Central Venous Lines?"
  • Mary Yovanoff, David Pepley, Katelin Mirkin, David Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Personalized Learning in Medical Education: Designing a User Interface for a Dynamic Haptic Robotic Trainer for Central Venous Catheterization"
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Risky Business: The Driving Factors of Creative Risk Taking Behaviors in Engineering Design Industry"
  • Hong-En Chen and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Can Wearable Sensors be Used to Capture Engineering Design Team Interactions? An Investigation into the reliability of Sociometric Badges."
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Cailyn Spencer, Kevin Lesniak, Conrad S Tucker and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Do Technological Advancements Lead to Learning Enhancements? An Exploration in Virtual Product Dissection."
  • Michael Barclift, Maria Nassiner, Timothy W Simpson and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "An Investigation into the Driving Factors of Creativity in Design for Additive Manufacturing"
  • Christine Toh, Elizabeth Starkey, Conrad S Tucker and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Mining for Creativity: Determining the Creativity of Ideas through Data Mining Techniques."
  • Christian Lopez, Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Linking Creativity Metrics to Product Market Favorability: A Data-Mining Approach"
  • Swapnil Sinha, Hong-En Chen, Nick Meisel and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Designing for Additive Manufacturing Help Us Be More Creative? An Exploration in Engineering Design Education"
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Risky Business: The Driving Factors of Creative Risk Taking Attitudes in Engineering Design Industry", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A028-V007T06A028
  • Swapnil Sinha, Hong-En Chen, Nicholas A. Meisel and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Does Designing for Additive Manufacturing Help Us Be More Creative? An Exploration in Engineering Design Education", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V003T04A014-V003T04A014
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "Linking Creativity Measurements to Product Market Favorability: A Data-Mining Approach", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V02AT03A013-V02AT03A013
  • David Pepley, Cheyenne C Sonntag, Rohan S Prabhu, Mary Yovanoff, David Han, Scarlett Rae Miller and Jason Zachary Moore, 2017, "A comparison of novel modified polyvinyl chloride mixture against traditional simulation materials for ultrasound phantoms"
  • David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, K. Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2017, "Measurement of Syringe Needle Forces for a Haptic Robotic Training Device"
  • Katelin Mirkin, David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, Scarlett Rae Miller, Jason Zachary Moore and David Han, 2017, "Surgeons, engineers, & haptics: Designing a better robot training model for central line insertion"
  • Mary Yovanoff, David Pepley, Katelin Mirkin, David Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "Improving Medical Education: Simulating Changes in Patient Anatomy Using Dynamic Haptic Feedback"
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Alex Mckay, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "Let’s get physical? The impact of dissection modality on engineering student design learning"
  • Xuan Zheng and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "How do I choose? The influence of concept selection methods on student team decision-making"
  • Christine Toh, Andrew Strohmetz and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "The preferences for creativity scale (PCS): identifying the underlying constructs of creative concept selection"
  • David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, Katelin Mirkin, David Han, Scarlett Rae Miller and Jason Zachary Moore, 2016, "Design of a Virtual Reality Haptic Robotic Central Venous Catheterization Training Simulator", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V05AT07A033-V05AT07A033
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Alex Mckay, Samuel T Hunter and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "Dissecting creativity: How dissection virtuality, analogical distance, and product complexity impact creativity and self-efficacy"
  • David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, Katelin Mirkin, Scarlett Rae Miller, David Han and Jason Zachary Moore, 2016, "A Virtual Reality Haptic Robotic Simulator for Central Venous Catheterization Training"
  • Christine A Toh, Arti H Patel, Andrew A Strohmetz and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "My idea is best! ownership bias and its influence on engineering concept selection", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T06A005-V007T06A005
  • Christine Toh, Arti Patel, Andrew Strohmetz and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "My idea is best! Ownership bias and its influence in engineering concept selection"
  • Christine Toh, Lisa Miele and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "Which one should I pick? Concept selection in engineering design industry."
  • Elizabeth Starkey, Christopher Gosnell and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "Implementing Creativity Evaluation Tools Into The Concept Selection Process In Engineering Education"
  • Inki Kim, Adam Gordon and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "Stochastic Event Detection In Needle-Tissue Interaction"
  • Jessica Menold, Lydia Weitzler, Yan Liu, Sven Bilén and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2015, "Identifying End-User Requirements for Communication Systems in Disadvantaged Environments", IEEE, 2015, pp. 7
  • Inki Kim, Scarlett Rae Miller and Andris Freivalds, 2014, "Using Learning Curves to Assess Resident Surgical Skill Acquisition: A Case Study of Ultrasound-Guided Catheter Insertion", SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 58, pp. 2350-2354
  • Scarlett Rae Miller and Brian P Bailey, 2014, "Searching for inspiration: An indepth look at designers example finding practicies"
  • Christine A Toh, Connor S Disco and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2014, "The impact of virtual dissection on engineering student learning and self-efficacy", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V003T04A031-V003T04A031
  • Christine A Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2014, "The role of individual risk attitudes on the selection of creative concepts in engineering design", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T07A027-V007T07A027
  • Jay Cho, Scarlett Rae Miller, Timothy W Simpson and Steven B Shooter, 2014, "Effects of Over-the-Counter Medication Product Family Packaging Design on Knowledge Acquisition and Consumer Preferences", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V007T07A039-V007T07A039
  • Inki Kim, Scarlett Rae Miller and Andris Freivalds, 2014, "Motion Analysis as an Evaluation Framework for Eye-Hand Coordination: A Case Study in Ultrasound-Guided Catheter Insertion", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V01AT02A076-V01AT02A076
  • A. Weinert, P. Erickson, Paul Breimyer, Matt Sampari, Jason Huff, Carlos Parra and S. Miller, 2014, "Designing public safety mobile applications for disconnected, interrupted, and low bandwidth communication environments"
  • S. R. Miller and B. P. Bailey, 2014, "Searching for inspiration: An in-depth look at designers' example finding process"
  • C. Toh and S. Miller, 2014, "The Impact of Virtual Dissection on Engineering Student Learning and Self-efficacy", pp. 10
  • C. Toh and S. Miller, 2014, "The Role of Individual Risk Attitudes on the Selection of CreativeConcepts in Engineering Design"
  • C. Gosnell and S. Miller, 2014, "A Novel Method for Providing Global Assessments of Design Concepts Using Single-Word Adjectives and Semantic Similarity", pp. 10
  • J. Cho, S. Miller, T. Simpson and B. Shooter, 2014, "Effects of Over-the-Counter Medication Product Family Design On Knowledge Acquisition and Consumer Preferences"
  • I. Kim, S. Miller and A. Frievalds, 2014, "Motion Analysis As An Evaluation Framework for Eye-Hand Coordination: A Case Study in Ultrasound-Guided Catheter"
  • I. Kim, S. Miller and Andris Freivalds, 2014, "Using Learning Curves to Assess Resident Surgical Skill Acquisition: A Case Study of Ultra-Sound Guided Catheter Insertion.", pp. 5
  • Christine A Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2013, "Visual Inspection or Product Dissection? The Impact of Designer-Product Interactions on Engineering Design Creativity", American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. V005T06A011-V005T06A011
  • Peter Erickson, Andrew Weinert, Paul Breimyer, Matt Samperi, Jason Huff, Carlos Parra and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2013, "Designing public safety mobile applications for disconnected, interrupted, and low bandwidth communication environments", IEEE, pp. 790-796
  • C. Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2013, "Exploring the utility of product dissection for early-phase idea generation", ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Portland, OR, pp. 12
  • C. Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2013, "Product Dissection or Visual Inspection? The Impact of Designer-Product Interactions on Engineering Design Creativity", ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Portland, OR, pp. 12
  • Christine Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and Gule Kremer, 2012, "The Impact of Product Dissection Activities on the Novelty of Design Outcomes", ASME
  • Scarlett Rae Miller, B. P. Bailey and A. Kirilk, 2012, "Towards the development of an objective assessment technique for use in engineering design education", ASEE 2012 Annual Conference, pp. 20
  • C. Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and K. Gul, 2012, "Mitigating fixation effects in engineering design through product dissection activities", The 5th International Conference on Design Computing and Cognition, pp. 20
  • C. Toh, Scarlett Rae Miller and K. Gul, 2012, "Increasing novelty through product dissection activities in engineering design", 24th International Conference on Design Theory and Methodology, Chicago, IL, pp. 10
  • S. R. Herring, C. Poon, G. Balasi and B. P. Bailey, 2011, "Tweetspiration: Leveraging social media for design inspiration", 2011 Annual Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 2311-2316
  • S. R. Herring, C. Chang, J. Krantzler and B. P. Bailey, 2009, "Getting inspired! understanding how and why examples are used in creative design practice", 27th international conference on Human factors in computing systems, pp. 87-96
  • S. R. Herring, B. Jones and B. P. Bailey, 2009, "Idea generation techniques among creative professionals", 42nd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, pp. 1-10
  • James Crowe, Pamela Castillejos, Scarlett Herring and M Susan Hallbeck, 2008, "Evaluation of input control type and screen view orientation for a hand-held radiation detector", SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 52, pp. 1672-1676
  • S. R. Herring, P. Castillejos and M. S. Hallbeck, 2008, "Improving neutron detection: Usability analysis of control mechanisms and control orientations for use in hand-held devices", Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting
  • J. Crowe, P. Castillejos, S. R. Herring and M. S. Hallbeck, 2008, "Evaluation of input control type and screen view orientation for a hand-held neutron detector", Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting
  • V Gnaneswaran, Scarlett Herring, Wei Hua Ge, P Castillejos and RR Bishu, 2007, "Ergonomic Evaluation of Writing Instruments", SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 51, pp. 1058-1060
  • S. R. Herring, A. Trejo and M. S. Hallbeck, 2007, "Comparison of four cursor control devices for development of a powered laparoscopic surgery tool - users' opinions", Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting
  • V. Gnaneswaran, S. Herring, W. H. Ge, P. Catillejos and R. R. Bishu, 2007, "Ergonomic evaluation of writing instruments", Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting
  • Hong-En Chen, Cheyenne C Sonntag, Katelin Mirkin, David F Pepley, David C Han, Jason Zachary Moore and Scarlett Rae Miller, , "From the simulation center to the bedside: Validating the efficacy of a dynamic haptic robotic trainer in internal jugular central venous catheter placement"

Magazines/Trade Publications

  • A. E. Abbas, S. Herring, J. D. Robins, K. Sims and C. Spetzler, 2011, "Peer-To-Peer Decision Training: Teaching Decision Skills to Troubled Teens", OR/MS Today, 38, (4), pp. 42-43

Extension Publications

  • A. Abbas, Scarlett Rae Miller, M. Robbins, K. Simms and C. Spetzler, 2010, "Peer to peer decision training", Decision Analysis Today, 29, (3), pp. 25-26

Other

  • Scarlett Rae Miller, 2017, "", (62/377,149)
  • Alex Mckay, Samuel T Hunter, Clayton Meisel, Scarlett Rae Miller and Elizabeth Starkey, 2016, "Harnessing the Power of Fixation for Design Creativity."
  • Christine Toh and Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "The Preferences For Creativity Scale (PCS): Identifying The Underlying Factors That Impact Creative Concept Selection"
  • Katelin Mirkin, Inki Kim, David Pepley, Mary Yovanoff, Scarlett Rae Miller, Jason Zachary Moore and David Han, 2016, "Engineering a better simulator: A pilot study assessing a haptic robot as a training system for central venous catheter insertion"
  • Scarlett Rae Miller, 2016, "", 60, (1), pp. 603-607
  • Scarlett R Herring, 2011, "Supporting example-based ideation and assessment practices in engineering design"

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

Service

Service to Penn State:

Service to External Organizations:

  • Other, Editor, Associate Editor, American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME), August 2018
  • Other, Editor, Associate Editor for Special Issue from IDETC, American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME), May 2018 - August 2018
 


 

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