Blue Room - Session 5

8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Wednesday April 22, 2015

Design for Reliability (DfR) Demystified

This presentation explains a novel flow to address Design for Reliability in order to drive down cost of ownership while maintaining a short time to market. This process transforms Design for Reliability from "a few nice tools" into a step-by-step process with interconnected activities. Each activity is explained along with new, practical tools and tips.

Key Words: Design for Reliability, Requirements, FMEA, Cost of Ownership, HALT, CALT

Thijs M.J. Bressers, Hans Lieftink, Piet van Dooren and Francis Evertz


The Netherlands