Lean product development is a way to organize product development according to a set of principles (mor- gan and liker 2006) lean product development in this dissertation context, con- stitutes several engineering methods and techniques, one is ce however, rela- tively limited quantitative research has been carried. On structuring and practical use of the lean product development concept based on case studies of industrial product development organizations liv gingnell doctoral thesis stockholm, sweden 2016. Preface this thesis marks the termination of the master's program in business administration and management, with specialization in industrial business management, at the university college of southeast norway we conducted a literature review during the spring of 2015, based on our interest regarding lean and. That the product be developed based on lean principles, so that potential wastes from the product development process are avoided in manufacture manufacturing (lm) and the specific lean practices for product development this paper aims to lean product development in swedish industry (master's thesis. Ronald mascitelli, the author of mastering lean product development, has studied product development for decades and he has developed lean methods and visual management tools as well as implemented them in several companies his expertise and theory have been applied in this the- sis as a part of this thesis,.
Further, the application of lean principles during the product development process is a critical, early enabler of lean manufacturing year research study of product development for his doctorial dissertation at the university of michigan and is one of the instructors for the sae lean product development certificate program. Product development by presenting the latter in more detail since it holds relevance to the topics of the thesis previous research on lean software development is opened up with the related principles explained next a distinction is made between agile software development and lean software development. Simulation driven product development how it can be combined with lean philosophy to achieve increased product development efficiency master of science thesis sara johansson master degree program production engineering kth royal institute of technology david sätterman master degree.
The success of a new product development (npd) initiative--particularly when it involves complex engineering services--is often determined by the value it generates and the costs it minimizes this paper examines how one npd approach--one involving the lean development of complex products--can help organizations. Thesis for the degree of licentiate of engineering improving engineering change processes by using lean principles mikael ström department of product and production development chalmers university of technology gothenburg, sweden 2013.
Striving for product development excellence – lessons learned from the implementation of lean management a thesis submitted to attain the degree of doctor of sciences of eth zurich (dr sc eth zurich) presented by florian rittiner msc mtec, eth zurich born on. Also, an iterative development model aiming at early, feedback providing iterations for avoiding later harmful iterations is presented this master's thesis starts out with a very comprehensive theoretical part covering theory about product development in general, lean product development (lpd), process. An improved custom development process utilizing lean methods and tools lisa gay smith a thesis submitted to the graduate faculty of grand valley state university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of masters of engineering product development and manufacturing july 2012.