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

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$70,000.00
Award Year:
1988
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
8489
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Decision Systems Inc
3883 - N 100rd E, Provo, UT, 84604
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
ALAN R PARKINSON
(801) 378-6544
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
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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