The ergonomic design of workstations using virtual manufacturing and response surface methodology

  title={The ergonomic design of workstations using virtual manufacturing and response surface methodology},
  author={I. Ben-Gal and J. Bukchin},
  journal={IIE Transactions},
  pages={375 - 391}
Abstract The increasing use of computerized tools for virtual manufacturing in workstatin design has two main advantages over traditional methods first it enables the designer to examine a large number of design solutions; and second, simulation of the work task may be performedin order to obtain the values of various performance measures. In this paper a ne~ structural. methodology for the workstation design is presented. Factorial experiments and the response surface methodology are… Expand
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