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Design for Survivability: Concept Generation and Evaluation in Dynamic Tradespace Exploration

  title={Design for Survivability: Concept Generation and Evaluation in Dynamic Tradespace Exploration},
  author={Matthew G. Richards and Daniel E. Hastings and Donna H. Rhodes and Adam M. Ross and Annalisa L. Weigel},
Multi-Attribute Tradespace Exploration (MATE) for Survivability is introduced as a system analysis methodology to improve the generation and evaluation of survivable alternatives during conceptual design. MATE for Survivability applies decision theory to the parametric modeling of thousands of design alternatives across representative distributions of disturbance environments. To improve the generation of survivable alternatives, seventeen empiricallyvalidated survivability design principles… 

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