NPS = Prof. Nam P. Suh
TL = Dr. Taesik Lee

Lec # Topics Instructors
1-3 Introduction to Axiomatic Design NPS
4 Information Content and Robustness TL
5 Information Content (cont.)

Project Discussion

6-7 Multi-FR Design NPS
8-9 Information Content (cont.) TL
10 Exam 1

11-12 Design of Systems NPS
13 Guest Lecture Dr. Sunghee Do
14 Design of Manufacturing Systems TL
15 Axiomatic Design of Manufacturing Systems

Case Study - Complex System Design (NASA / Project)

16 Complexity I

Project Discussion

17-18 Complexity II NPS
19 Complexity Review TL
20 Reduction of Complexity with Geometric Functional Periodicity NPS
21 Reduction of Complexity in Materials through Functional Periodicity

Visit to Tribotek, Inc.

22 Complexity of Socio-Economic Political Systems: Application of Functional Periodicity NPS
23 Cost Engineering in Axiomatic Design TL
24 Exam 2

25 Project Presentations

Course Info

As Taught In
Spring 2005