Here is the listing of Best reference books on Design Methodology.
|1. “Engineering Design” by G. E. Dieter
Book Review: This is a very good textbook on senior design courses. The book concentrates on material selection as well as implementation of the design process. This book provides the senior mechanical engineering students with the realistic understanding of the design process. The book mainly presents design as the central activity of engineering profession and is more focused with the development of attitudes and approaches rather than the presentation of design techniques and tools.
|2. “Design Methods” by J. C. Jones|
|3. “Engineering Design Methods” by N. Cross
Book Review: This book presents all the concepts ranging from concepts to detailed design. The book also borders the nature of design thinking and explains them within the context of product development and design process management. The book also discusses and exploits the principles and practice of design. This is a very good textbook for students, lecturers and practitioners. The book also provides step by step explanation on the implementation of design methods. The book also contains procedure for investigating potential products that the user needs and also contains various case studies and examples.
|4. “Design Engineering: Inventiveness Analysis and Decision Making” by J. R. Dixon
Book Review: This book demonstrates that engineering design involves social human awareness along with science and problem solving mechanisms. The book covers three major aspects which are inventiveness, analysis and decision making. This is a very good textbook in the field of science, mathematics and engineering. The author also demonstrates the general skills that are used in designing problem solving.
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