ISBN 9780070146792,Product Design & Development

Product Design & Development



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9780070146792

ISBN-10 0070146799

Paper Back

Edition 4th
Number of Pages 396 Pages
Language (English)

Basic Engineering

The book presents a comprehensive set of product development techniques which aim at bringing together the marketing, engineering, industrial design, and manufacturing functions of the enterprise. The integrative methods in the book facilitate product planning, concept development, creative problem solving, team decision making and process improvement. This book blends the perspectives of marketing, design and manufacturing into a single approach to product development. It contains material developed for use in the interdisciplinary courses on product development

Table Of Contents
1. Introduction
2. Development Processes and Organizations
3. Product Planning
4. Identifying Customer Needs
5. Product Specifications
6. Concept Generation
7. Concept Selection
8. Concept Testing
9. Product Architecture
10. Industrial Design
11. Design for Manufacturing
12. Prototyping
13. Robust Design
14. Patents and Intellectual Property
15. Product Development Economics
16. Managing Projects