e-Engineering Framework to Support Collaborative Design of Automotive Suspension Systems

협업설계를 위한 엔지니어링 프레임워크 개발에 관한 연구 -자동차 서스펜션 모듈에의 적용-

  • 박성환 (한국기계연구원 시스템엔지니어링연구본부) ;
  • 이재경 (한국기계연구원 시스템엔지니어링연구본부) ;
  • 이한민 (한국기계연구원 시스템엔지니어링연구본부)
  • Published : 2008.12.30


This paper describes an e-Engineering framework to support collaborative design of automotive suspension systems developed at KIMM(Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials). The e-Engineering framework is proposed and developed on the base of the multi-layered software agents including engineering task agent which is generated from the domain knowledge of experts. The developed framework is aim to widely spread application to the small and medium enterprises by adopting open source technologies such as JADE (Java Agent Development Framework) and by using the independent characteristics related with applicant H/W and 81W system. This framework can provide an integrated design environment to support distributed personnel, design activities and engineering resources during product development process. For the validation of the system's applicability and efficiency, the several practical design processes for automotive suspension systems of RR/FR lower arms and RR cross member are applied and discussed.


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