Decision-Based Design: A Contemporary Paradigm for Ship Design


For decades ships have been designed using the well-known “basis ship approach” together with the equally well-known Evans-Buxton-Andrews spiral. The two principal limitations of the spiral are that the process of design is assumed to be sequential and the opportunity to include life cycle considerations is limited. It is our contention that in order to… (More)


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@inproceedings{Mistree1990DecisionBasedDA, title={Decision-Based Design: A Contemporary Paradigm for Ship Design}, author={Farrokh Mistree and W. F. Smith}, year={1990} }