This paper presents the highlights of two WDK Workshops on Product Structuring. Product structuring plays an important role in creating products which have good functional and life-cycle related properties, in design process management, and in several other company functions like production control.In the paper, the field of product structuring is defined and broken down into topics. For each of the topics, results of research are presented. Issues for further research are identified. The references in the paper refer to papers in the proceedings of the workshops.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the 11th International Conf. on Engineering Design in Tampere|
|Place of Publication||Tampere|
|Publisher||Tampere University of Technology|
|Publication status||Published - 1997|