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Optimism vs. Pessimism: Design Decisions in the Face of Process Capability Uncertainty

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Anna C. Thornton

Mechanical Engineering, MIT 77 Mass Ave. Room 3-449 Cambridge, MA 02139e-mail: acthornt@mit.edu

J. Mech. Des 123(3), 313-321 (Oct 01, 1998) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1371774 History: Received October 01, 1998
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Cexp vs. g for four values of σ (0.0, 0.010, 0.020, and 0.030)
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Worst and best cases for process capability
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Cost vs. benefit of information
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Determinate and fixtured assembly

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