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Making Process Visible: A Grammatical Approach to Managing Design Processes

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Moon Jung Chung

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI  

Patrick Kwon

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Brian T. Pentland

Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

J. Mech. Des 124(3), 364-374 (Aug 06, 2002) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1487358 History: Received November 01, 1998; Online August 06, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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A Derivation of a detail process flow after applying a production of harness design
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High-level flow diagram
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A solid model of the designed gearbox
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The production for StaticAnalysis
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Selecting a task among two alternatives for GPShaft
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The Completely expanded flow diagram for design
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Failure on StressAnalysis due to the low strength of the chosen material

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