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Unformatted text preview: R obust, Yet Fragile: Adversity Is not Inherently Evil Engineering 100 J. Daida Lecture 14 Standard Disclaimer: These lecture notes are provided as a SERVICE to you to help you study for this class. At no time are we obligated to provide notes for every lecture. Understand that these notes are NOT a replacement for either coming to lecture or for the class readings. Indeed, these notes represent only a PARTIAL SET, which means it's up to you to attend class (or to find someone else's notes) to fill in the SUBSTANTIAL fraction of the lecture that has been left out of these notes. Indeed, these notes may represent only a draft and may be based on last term's lectures (which may or may not be repeated in their entirety for this term.) If it turns out that attendance to the class drops below 80%, we reserve the right to reduce the amount of content in these notes. If it turns out that attendance to the class drops below 80%, we also reserve the right to discontinue the distribution of these notes either before or after lecture. Copyright: © 2006, Jason M Daida. All Rights Reserved. In the news… ¡ Article from January 2001 IEEE Spectrum – Joseph Bordogna • Deputy Director of the National Science Foundation • Fellow of the AAAS, ASEE, IEEE “I believe the hallmark of the modern engineer is the ability to see connections among seemingly disparate components, and to integrate them in ways that exceed the sum of their respective capacities.” Preview ¡ Rethinking Adversity ¡ Robust Systems and Robust Teams ¡ Case Study – Donna Shirley and the Mars Rover Team ¡ Review This lecture is one of several that considers the role of adversity in engineering… Rethinking Adversity ¡ And it’s not just for engineers…...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ENGR 100 taught by Professor Winarsky/hildinger during the Winter '07 term at University of Michigan.
- Winter '07