• Affordability Assessment for a Subsonic Transport 

      Mavris, Dimitri N.; Garcia, Elena (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1999-06)
      Military budget cuts and increased competition in the commercial market have shifted the focus of aircraft design to include affordability concerns. This has resulted in the need for increased knowledge in the early stages ...
    • Application of Probabilistic Methods for the Determination of an Economically Robust HSCT Configuration 

      Mavris, Dimitri N.; Bandte, Oliver; Schrage, Daniel P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1996-09)
      This paper outlines an approach for the determination of economically viable robust design solutions using the High Speed Civil Transport (HSCT) as a case study. Furthermore, the paper states the advantages of a probability ...
    • A Stochastic Design Approach for Aircraft Affordability 

      Mavris, Dimitri N.; DeLaurentis, Daniel A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1998-09)
      A novel approach to assessing aircraft system feasibility and viability over time is presented, with special emphasis on modeling and estimating the impact of new technologies. The approach is an integral part of an overall ...
    • Technology for Rotorcraft Affordability Through Integrated Product/Process Development (IPPD) 

      Schrage, Daniel P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1999-05)
      This 1999 Alexander A. Nikolsky Lecture is a presentation on an approach to identify, evaluate, and select technologies (both product and process) that can make rotorcraft more affordable for both civil and military ...
    • Technology Infusion and Resource Allocation for a Civil Tiltrotor 

      Mavris, Dimitri N.; Baker, Andrew Paul; Schrage, Daniel P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000-01)
      The methodology presented in this paper is concerned with the ability to make informed decisions early in the design time line in order to provide a feasible, viable and robust system to the customer. Increasingly, the ...