Approaches to Improve Engineering Design examines the theories and techniques for decision making under conditions of risk, uncertainty, and conflicting human values. This report attempts not only to analyze existing tools but also to identify opportunities to establish a more rigorous fundamental basis for decision making in engineering design.
National Research Council. 2001. Approaches to Improve Engineering Design. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/10502.
|2. Decision Making in Engineering Design||5-8|
|3. Basic Tools for Applied Decision Theory||9-16|
|4. Methods, Theories, and Tools||17-38|
|5. Implications for Engineering Design Education and Research||39-42|
|Appendix A: Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology 2000||47-50|
|Appendix B: The Authors||51-52|
|Appendix C: Word Usages||53-54|
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