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An Efficient Weighting Update Method to Achieve Acceptable Consistency Deviation in Analytical Target Cascading

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Jeremy J. Michalek, Panos Y. Papalambros

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125

J. Mech. Des 127(2), 206-214 (Mar 25, 2005) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1830046 History: Received October 16, 2003; Revised June 09, 2004; Online March 25, 2005
Copyright © 2005 by ASME
Topics: Design , Weight (Mass)
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Example of index notation for a hierarchically partitioned design problem
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Existence of error-zeroing weights proposed by Michelena et al. 2
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Number of function evaluations required to find the solution as a function of the weighting term
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Inconsistency between responses at the optimum as a function of the weighting term

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