Kevin Gue is a professor of industrial engineering and Director of the Logistics and Distribution Institute at the University of Louisville, USA. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1985 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and received his MS and PhD degrees from the School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech. Previously, he held appointments at Auburn University and at the Naval Postgraduate School. Dr. Gue’s research interests include modeling and control of logistics systems, with applications in distribution, warehousing, and material handling. In 2009 he was awarded the Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering Award for his work on aisle designs for unit-load warehouses, and in 2017 he received the Reed-Apple Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to material handling research and education. He is a past president of the College-Industry Council on Material Handling Education and served as editor-in-chief of the 2014 U.S. Roadmap for Material Handling and Logistics.