Reverse Engineering by Design : Using History to Teach

Abstract

This article discusses reverse engineering as a common approach to understanding design components with strong historical antecedents. The following are also highlighted: the original Kolff drum design; Brigham-Kolff drum; and Baxter-Travenol twin coil. It is concluded that historic reverse-engineering projects have proven a viable engineering education… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/MPUL.2012.2228596

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