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Why do we need trade study?
Systems engineering process overview.
Role of trade study and its process.
Traditional Trade Study Methods
How to determine selection criteria.
Methods (including QFD) for determining weights for selection criteria.
How to identify and down-select too many alternatives.
Introduce different scoring methods for selection criteria.
Score alternatives against selection criteria.
Calculate ratings for alternatives.
Perform sensitivity analysis.
How to write a credible, structured and thorough trade study report.
Develop decision trees.
Study trade space for CAIV.
The Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP)
Discuss the process and the difference with Analytic Network Process (ANP).
Learn the methodology by following an example.
Make decision with Weighted Sum Model (WSM).
Potentially All Pairwise Rankings of All Possible Alternatives (PAPRIKA)
Build additive multi-attribute value models with an example.
Learn how to solve too many pairwise combinations and rankings problems.
Decision Analysis with Uncertain information/data
Criterion of realism method
Equally likely method
Minimax regret method
Risk Areas/Suggestions/Guiding Principles