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Monthly Archives: November 1998

TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 1 – Plane Wing Walking

27/11/1998 |


Key Words: flight, lifting, plane, resource.

When solving real technological problems, it’s important to find the field resources of the given situation. Now we’ll have a piece of training in looking for … Read More

An Interview with Boris Zlotin: TRIZ Scientist

25/11/1998 |


Michael S. Slocum, Ph.D. TRIZ Scientist The Inventioneering Company Adjunct Assistant Professor North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC 27695 (714) 641-0677

On the 10th of October 1998, I enjoyed the pleasure … Read More

The 39 Features of Altshuller’s Contradiction Matrix

21/11/1998 |

Ellen Domb

+1(909)949-0857 FAX +1(909)949-2986

with Joe Miller, Ellen MacGran, and Michael Slocum

The contradiction matrix, one of the first tools of TRIZ, remains one of the most popular. (Ref.1) The matrix itself, and the 40 … Read More

Theory of Inventive Problem Solving Pedagogy in Engineering Education, Part I

18/11/1998 |

By Timothy G. Clapp, Ph.D., P.E. Professor College of Textiles North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC 27695 (919) 515-6566

Michael S. Slocum, Ph.D.* Principal and Chief Scientist, The Inventioneering Company 2820 Drake Avenue Costa Mesa, CA 92626 … Read More

Case Studies In TRIZ: Halving The Number Of Bolts Around A Flange Joint

16/11/1998 |

Presented at the Invention Machine European Users Group Meeting, Munich, Oct. 1998

Darrell Mann Industrial Fellow Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Bath Bath, BA2 7AY, UK Phone: +44 (1225) 826465 Fax: +44 (1225) 826928 E-mail:

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Case Study: TRIZ Solves a Hard Drive Reliability Problem

14/11/1998 |

Zinovy Royzen, President TRIZ Consulting, Inc. 12013 C 12 Ave N.W., Seattle, Washington Tel: (206) 364-3116, Web site:

This paper was presented at The Tenth Symposium on Quality Function Deployment, June 14-16, 1998, Novi, … Read More