Dictionary of Elementary Effects (DELEE): Application to the Functional Requirements of Industrial Systems

  • Serge Rohmer
  • Guy Alain Amoussou
Conference paper


Goals and functions definition represents a fundamental step to express the client or the user’s need of a new physical system. A physical system can be viewed as an entity in permanent interaction with its environment and composed of a variety of elements which exchange matter, energy and information. These interactions can illustrate the system complexity.


Design Task Functional Requirement Elementary Effect Functional Concept Artificial Intelligence Research 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Serge Rohmer
    • 1
  • Guy Alain Amoussou
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Technology of TroyesTroyesFrance
  2. 2.Humboldt State UniversityArcataUnited States of America

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