The Mechanical Design Process

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1) Introduction to the Design Process

2) Understanding Mechanical Design

3) Designers and Design Teams

4) The Design Process

5) Project Definition

6) Product Definition

7) Concept Generation

8) Concept Evaluation and Selection

9) Product Generation

10) Product Evaluation: Performance

11) Product Evaluation: Design For Cost, Manufacture, Assembly, and other Measures

12) Wrapping up the Design Process and Supporting the Product

Appendix A - Properties of 25 Materials Most Commonly Used in Mechanical Design

Appendix B - Normal Probability

Appendix C - The Statistical, Reliability-Based, Factor of Safety

Appendix D - Human Factors in Design