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Learning from design failures

Author: Yōtarō Hatamura
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Springer, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Learn from past mistakes to avoid repeating them in the future: more easily said than done. Especially in Japan, where keeping face has great social value, failures tend to be hidden & left unexplained. Yotaro Hatamura & 40 others who studied in his laboratory put together this book that analyzes more than 100 cases of failures.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yōtarō Hatamura
ISBN: 9784431253723 4431253726
OCLC Number: 149526011
Description: xvi, 484 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: What is failure --
Experiencing failures --
Failures in design --
Failures concerning drawing --
Failures peculiar to machine design --
Failures related to mechanical elements --
Failures that occurred in operation after design --
Failures in determining mechanism --
Failures in deciding structures --
Failures in the selection of materials --
Failures recognized during production --
Failures recognized during assembly and inspection --
Failures realized at procurement --
Failures occurring during research --
Failures that occur during production --
Failures realized during usage --
Failures relating to safety --
Failures in planning --
Failure in obtaining patent rights --
Accidents concerning structures --
Accidents involving transportation systems --
Accidents at plants --
Learning from a major turbine rotor burst accident --
How to make the most of failures.
Responsibility: Y. Hatamura, ed.
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