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Configuration Design

TBD

What

Definitions from the literature:

  • [ILK94]: “…is a type of design activity in which a set of predefined components can be combined in certain ways to design a system.”
    • Not without the opportunity for innovation. Lego, for instance, is basically all about configuration design. Fil Salustri (2013.07.31 10:33)

Why

  • TODO Motivation for use.
  • TODO Purpose of concept/method.

When/Where

  • TODO Domain of problems that succumb.
  • TODO Describe unbalanced forces that can be addressed.
  • TODO Inputs: what's needed to generate concept / execute method.
  • TODO Examples of typical situations.

How

  • TODO Generative description of how to instance the concept or perform the method.
  • TODO Describe resolution /deliverables.

However

TODO Describe consequences and counter-indications.

References

[ILK94]. G. Iyengar, Chun-Liang Lee and S. Kota. 1994. Towards an Objective Evaluation of Alternate Designs. Journal of Mechanical Design, 116:487-492.
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