AUTOMATED MECHANICAL DESIGN BASED ON OPTIMIZATION DECOMPOSITION AND FEATURE-BASED MODELING

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 8489
Amount: $70,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1988
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
3883 - N 100rd E, Provo, UT, 84604
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 ALAN R PARKINSON
 (801) 378-6544
Business Contact
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Research Institution
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Abstract
THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PROTOTYPE SOFTWARE PACKAGE FOR USE IN THE DESIGN OF AN EXAMPLE MECHANICAL PART IS PROPOSED. THE PACKAGE WILL DEMONSTRATE THE FEASIBILITY OF LATER DEVELOPING A GENERAL SOFTWARE PACKAGE FOR THE DESIGN OF MECHANICAL PARTS. THE PACKAGE DECOMPOSES THE DESIGN INTO SYSTEM AND COMPONENT LEVELS. AT EACH LEVEL AN EXPERT SYSTEM/FEATURE-BASED MODELING SOFTWARE PACKAGE ASSISTS WITH CONCEPTUAL DESIGN, WHILE QUANTITATIVE DESIGN IS TREATED WITH STATEOF-THE-ART OPTIMIZATION SOFTWARE.

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