By Joseph H. Saleh
A subject in engineering layout is a system's layout lifetime. This ebook presents a systemic qualitative and quantitative method of those difficulties addressing, first, the technicality of sturdiness, moment, the marginal fee of sturdiness, and, 3rd, the sturdiness selection challenge for advanced platforms with community externalities (competition and marketplace uncertainty) and obsolescence (technology evolution). additionally addressed is the expanding stress among the layout lifetimes of advanced structures and the shortening time scales linked to the obsolescence of the expertise. The publication ends with a dialogue of flexibleness in process layout. Dr. Joseph H. Saleh is an Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering on the Georgia Institute of know-how. He acquired his Ph.D. from the dep. of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT and served because the government Director for the Ford-MIT Alliance. His learn makes a speciality of problems with layout lifetime and the way to embed flexibility within the layout of advanced engineering structures mostly and in aerospace approach specifically. Dr. Saleh is the writer or co-author of fifty technical courses and the recipient of various awards for his educating and learn contributions. He served as a technical advisor to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and has collaborated on examine initiatives with a number of aerospace businesses.
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It should be noted that in some cases the 4 Who, in an industry value chain, makes the decision for a product durability or system design lifetime reflects to some extent where market power resides. For example, in the satellite business (or value chain), satellite manufacturers rarely decide on a spacecraft design lifetime. It is primarily the customer, the satellite operator, who imposes the spacecraft design lifetime on manufacturers. This present situation is a reflection of both the industry structure and the overcapacity in satellite production compared with levels of demand.
It is in this context that Schmalensee’s warning can best be understood, that 25 P1: IBE 9780521867894c03 26 CUFX200/Saleh 978 0 521 86789 4 September 28, 2007 20:54 A Brief History of Economic Thought on Durability “the study of durability may have encountered strongly diminishing returns” (Schmalensee, 1979): one decade of focus on Swan’s result was enough, and it was time to move on. The contributions that were made in the general area of product durability, and its corollary, planned obsolescence, in the 1980s and 1990s resulted from thinking anew about these issues by authors who were unencumbered by Swan’s models.
Cartels in Action. The Twentieth Century Fund Press, New York, 1946. 23 P1: IBE 9780521867894c03 CUFX200/Saleh 3 978 0 521 86789 4 September 28, 2007 20:54 A Brief History of Economic Thought on Durability PREVIEW AND GUIDE TO THE CHAPTER This chapter provides an overview of economic thought on durability. The history of the dynamics and evolution of the durability choice problem is broken into four periods: (1) the origins and preanalytic period, (2) the flawed analytic period, (3) the Swan-centric period, and (4) the identification of the time inconsistency problem for durable goods monopolists.
Analyses for Durability and System Design Lifetime: A Multidisciplinary Approach (Cambridge Aerospace Series) by Joseph H. Saleh