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Formal engineering design synthesis

Author: Erik K Antonsson
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005.
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This book reviews developments in formal design synthesis methods, illustrated with several representative design projects.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Erik K Antonsson
ISBN: 0521017750 9780521017756
OCLC Number: 255416490
Notes: Includes index.
Description: XXV, 470 S : ill., graph. Darst.
Contents: Foreword Lionel March; Preface; Introduction; 1. Vitruvius redux William J. Mitchell; 2. How to calculate with shapes George Stiny; 3. Engineering shape grammars Jonathan Cagan; 4. Creating structural configurations Panos Y. Papalambros and Kristina Shea; 5. Microsystem design synthesis Erik K. Antonsson; 6. Function-based synthesis methods in engineering design Kristin L. Wood and James L. Greer; 7. Artificial intelligence for design Thomas F. Stahovich; 8. Evolutionary and adaptive synthesis methods Cin-Young Lee, Lin Ma and Erik K. Antonsson; 9. Kinematic synthesis J. Michael McCarthy and Leo Joskowicz; 10. Systematic chemical process synthesis Scott D. Barnicki and Jeffrey J. Siirola; 11. Synthesis of analog and mixed-signal integrated electronic circuits Georges G. E. Gierlen and Rob A. Rutenbar; 12. Mechanical design compilers Allen C. Ward; 13. Scientific discovery and inventive engineering design Jonathan Cagan, Kenneth Kotovsky and Herbert A. Simon; Index.
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'Formal Engineering Design Synthesis celebrates the sheer intellectual pleasure of design. Through rigour in theory and daring in application the articles in this book present an inspiring guide to Read more...

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