Improving Design Quality

Vasilash, Gary S.
December 1999
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Dec99, Vol. 111 Issue 12, p72
Trade Publication
Looks at software tools developed by Prescient Technologies for the quality control of engineering designs. DriveQA; DesignQA; GeometryQA; CertifyQA.


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