The Mechanical Design Process 4th Edition

The Mechanical Design Process

Contents
  • Why Study The Design Process?
  • Introduction
  • Measuring The Design Process With Product
  • Cost, Quality, And Time To Market
  • The History Of The Design Process
  • The Life Of A Product
  • The Many Solutions For Design
  • Problems
  • The Basic Actions Of Problem Solving
  • Knowledge And Learning During Design
  • Design For Sustainability
  • Summary
  • Sources
  • Exercises
  • Chapter
  • Understanding Mechanical
  • Design
  • Introduction
Importance Of Product Function, Behavior,
  • And Performance
  • Mechanical Design Languages
  • And Abstraction
  • Different Types Of Mechanical
  • Design Problems
  • Constraints, Goals, And
  • Design Decisions
  • Product Decomposition
  • Summary
  • Sources
  • Exercises
  • On The Web
  • Chapter
  • Designers And Design Teams
  • Introduction
  • The Individual Designer: A Model Of Human
  • Information Processing
  • Mental Processes That Occur
  • During Design
  • Characteristics Of Creators
  • The Structure Of Design Teams
  • Building Design Team Performance
  • Summary
  • Sources
  • Exercises
  • On The Web