Design function deployment: A tutorial introduction

S. Sivaloganathan, P. T.J. Andrews, T. M.M. Shahin

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Design function deployment is a prescriptive design system. It combines the benefits offered by quality function deployment, concurrent engineering, design models and methods, and computer-aided engineering. It has a unique chart structure to store the information generated at different stages of the design process. This paper explains design function deployment using a chair as an example.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-74
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Engineering Design
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2001
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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