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Inventive Thinking through TRIZ: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

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This is the second edition of the successful and practical introduction to TRIZ (Theory of Innovative Problem Solving) - a strategy and method for breaking out of rigid thought patterns to achieve truly creative engineering solutions. This book continues the theme of algorithmic development and shows how to put TRIZ into action. It will be of use to development engineers and planners in modern technology, enabling readers to search for and find solutions efficiently.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540332220
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 7/28/2006
  • Edition description: 2nd ed. 2006
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 368
  • Product dimensions: 0.88 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Invention of civilization 1
2 Reinventing - the key concept for the study of TRIZ 3
3 Invention 14
4 Inventive creativity 18
5 Classical TRIZ 34
6 From praxis to theory 46
7 Discipline of creativity 60
8 Operative zone 78
9 From what exists to what's coming 91
10 Navigators for standard solutions 130
11 Navigators for solution to technical contradictions 139
12 Navigators for solution to physical contradictions 160
13 Navigators to search for new functional principles 179
14 Control of system development 192
15 Classical TRIZ models for innovative development 205
16 Diagnostics of the problem 233
17 Verification of the solution 241
18 Pragmatism of fantasy 248
19 Integration of TRIZ into professional activity 261
20 Choice of a strategy : human or computer? 280
21 CAI : computer aided innovation/invention 289
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