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JRM Vol.28 No.1 pp. 50-60
doi: 10.20965/jrm.2016.p0050
(2016)

Paper:

Metrics Generation Process for Mechatronics

Aude Warniez*, Olivia Penas*, Jean-Yves Choley*, and Peter Hehenberger**

*LISMMA-QUARTZ
3 rue Fernand Hainaut, 93400 Saint Ouen, France

**Institute of Mechatronic Design and Production, Johannes Kepler University of Linz
Altenbergerstraße 69, 4040 Linz, Austria

Received:
April 7, 2015
Accepted:
November 18, 2015
Published:
February 20, 2016
Keywords:
metrics, design process assessment, mechatronic systems, industrial monitoring
Abstract

Metrics Generation Process for Mechatronics

Metrics generation process overview

Due to the complexity of designing mechatronic systems, providers of these systems need to precisely evaluate their products, design processes and projects all along the design phase and beyond. We propose a metrics generation process and then define related specifications to develop an evaluation tool to build customized metrics for the mechatronic industry with respect to its specific process and expectations. The proposed process has been experimented on the modularity measure of two generations of vacuum cleaner robots.

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