Browsing by Author "Baxter, David"

Browsing by Author "Baxter, David"

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  • Goffin, Keith; Baxter, David; Schoeman, Magnus (Cranfield University School of Management, 2011-03-01)
    Innovation is something that many governments strive to support, in both the private and public sectors. By bridging the two sectors and creating novel partnerships, public sector expenditure can be reduced.
  • Baxter, David; Gao, X.; Roy, Rajkumar (Cad Solutions, 2008-01-01)
    Product knowledge support needs are compared in two companies with different production volumes and product complexity. Knowledge support requirements identified include: function, performance data, requirements data, ...
  • El Enany, Nellie (Cranfield University, 2008-09)
    In today’s current business world it is becoming exceedingly difficult not only for organisations to compete but also to sustain competitive advantage. Organisations are realising that the key to this is not only knowing ...
  • Baxter, David; Gao, James X. (CAD Solutions (USA), 2006)
    This paper will describe the development of the web enabled version of a process based engineering design knowledge reuse system. The rationale for using the design process as a central element of knowledge management will ...
  • Baxter, David; Gao, James X.; Case, Keith; Harding, Jenny; Young, Bob; Cochrane, Sean; Dani, Shilpa (Springer, 2007-05)
    This paper describes an approach for reusing engineering design knowledge. Many previous design knowledge reuse systems focus exclusively on geometrical data, which is often not applicable in early design stages. The ...
  • Baxter, David; Gao, J.; Case, K.; Harding, J.; Young, R.; Cochrane, S.; Dani, S. (Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam., 2008-08-13)
    This paper presents a framework to integrate requirements management and design knowledge reuse. The research approach begins with a literature review in design reuse and requirements management to identify appropriate ...
  • Baxter, David; El Enany, N.; Varia, K.; Ferris, I.; Shipway, B. (Cranfield University, 2009-03-31)
    This paper describes a case study investigating two key aspects of innovation practice in an engineering company: creative problem solving (CPS) and knowledge management (KM). CPS methods offer benefit to organisations ...
  • Baxter, David; Roy, Rajkumar; Doultsinou, Athanasia; Gao, J.; Kalta, M. (Taylor & Francis, 2009-12-01)
    This paper presents a framework for knowledge reuse in a Product-Service Systems design scenario. The project aim is to develop a methodology to capture, represent and reuse knowledge to support product development in a ...
  • Baxter, David; Roy, Rajkumar; Gao, James (Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, 2009-01-01)
    This paper examines the literature relating to manufacturing knowledge and describes how it contributes to the manufacturing enterprise. The review shows that there is a strong emphasis on design in the manufacturing ...
  • Cochrane, S.; Young, R.; Case, K.; Harding, J.; Gao, J.; Dani, S.; Baxter, David (Taylor & Francis, 2009-12-01)
    This paper identifies the need for a verification methodology for manufacturing knowledge in design support systems; and proposes a suitable methodology based on the concept of ontological commitment and the PSL ontology ...
  • Baxter, David (Cranfield University, 2007-06)
    Manufacturing enterprises are under increasing pressure to produce products of higher quality at lower cost in shorter time frames if they are to remain competitive. Engineering design support methods can help companies ...
  • Baxter, David; Schoeman, Magnus; Goffin, Keith; Micheli, Pietro (Cranfield University School of Management, 2010-10)
    The global economic situation is putting increasing pressure on public sector funding and so innovation is now being recognised as an essential mechanism for maintaining the quality and scope of services whilst reducing ...
  • Doultsinou, Athanasia; Baxter, David; Roy, Rajkumar; Gao, James X.; Mann, A. (Cranfield University Press, 2009-04-01)
    In the developing Product-Service Systems (PSS) field, an emerging research challenge is supporting the PSS design activity. This paper presents a case study in which manufacturing and service knowledge is captured and ...
  • Baxter, David; Colledge, Thomas; Turner, Neil (Wiley, 2017-03-16)
    In this paper we examine the complex relationship between accountability and organizational learning through a case study with the UK Royal Air Force (RAF). Accountability is a complex and contradictory construct that has ...
  • Baxter, David; Goffin, Keith; Szwejczewski, Marek; Koners, Ursula (2010-06-13)
    This paper describes a study of knowledge and learning in NPD. For the empirical data collection, one organization took part in an in-depth case study. Multiple sources of data were used, including interviews, repertory ...
  • Goffin, Keith; Baxter, David; Szwejczewski, Marek; Cousens, Alan; van der Hoven, Christopher (2010-06-13)
    This paper describes our evaluation of whether participants perceive that they have developed new tacit knowledge during a New Product Development simulation. We assess this by asking the participants their key lessons ...
  • Gomez, M.; Baxter, David; Roy, Rajkumar; Kalta, M. (Cranfield University, 2009-03-31)
    It is widely agreed that organisations would benefit from a PLM implementation founded on a standard structure that integrates through-life information and knowledge. Thus, this paper describes a PLM data structure that ...