Local Approximation of the Efficient Frontier in Robust Design

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Jinhuan Zhang

Caleb Technology Corporation, Former Graduate Assistant at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-5124

Margaret M. Wiecek

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-10975

Wei Chen

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607-7022

J. Mech. Des 122(2), 232-236 (Mar 01, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.533571 History: Received June 01, 1999; Revised March 01, 2000
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
Topics: Design , Approximation
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