Integrating Robust Design Criteria and Axiomatic Design Principles to Support Sustainable Product Development

  • Tsai Chi KuoEmail author
  • Chi-Jung Wang
Regular Paper


In order to move towards a goal of sustainability, many enterprises have developed sustainable products. When responding to sustainable product development, many enterprises have found that most engineers and designers have often not been trained in sustainability, since it covers multidisciplinary viewpoints. There are two streams concerning sustainable products: work on conventional new product development and work on sustainable management. Therefore, this research integrates these two different design criteria and guidelines and forms a development process. With this development process, designers can develop sustainable products more easily and effectively.


Robust design criteria Axiomatic design principles Sustainable product design 



The author would like to thank the Ministry of Science and Technology, Republic of China, Taiwan for financially supporting this research under contract 105-2621-M-033-001-.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Industrial and Systems EngineeringChung Yuan Christian UniversityTaoyuanTaiwan

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