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Optimal Tolerance Allocation With Loss Functions

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Hoo-Gon R. Choi, Man-Hee Park

School of Systems Management Engineering, Sung Kyun Kwan University, Suwon, 440-746, Kyong Ki Do, S. Korea

Erik Salisbury

Varatech Engineering Consultants, 305 Hoover Street, Suite 400, Holland, MI 49423

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 122(3), 529-535 (Sep 01, 1999) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1285918 History: Received August 01, 1997; Revised September 01, 1999
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Grahic Jump Location
Nonlinear design function
Grahic Jump Location
Quadratic loss function

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