Course Meeting Times
Lectures: 2 sessions / week, 1.5 hours / session
Ability to design using basic principles of design
Invention of products based on basic principles
Various ways of achieving robust design
Ability to design complex systems, including software and hardware
Understanding complexity of systems
Reduction of complexity of engineered systems
Teaching using many examples and case studies from diverse fields
Learning by working on real projects (Term projects)
Suh, N. P. Axiomatic Design: Advances and Applications. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2001. ISBN: 9780195134667.
———. Complexity: Theory and Applications. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2005. ISBN: 9780195178760.
|Two One-hour Examinations