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Robust Design of Families of Products With Production Modeling and Evaluation

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Gabriel Hernandez, Janet K. Allen, G. W. Woodruff

Systems Realization Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332–0404

Timothy W. Simpson

Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

Eduardo Bascaran, Luis F. Avila, Fabian Salinas

Carrier Corporation, Carrier Parkway Syracuse, NY 13221

J. Mech. Des 123(2), 183-190 (Dec 01, 1998) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1359786 History: Received December 01, 1998
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Compromise DSP for the synthesis of the aggregated absorber-evaporator module
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Designing the family of absorber/evaporators
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Production line of the absorber-evaporator module
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Expected demand distribution
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Equipment layout (a) Components of the absorption refrigeration cycle; (b) The absorber-evaporator module
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Modeling the production system as a network of response surfaces
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Production operations a network of response surfaces
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Compromise DSP mathematical formulation 14

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