Act on the cells in the LAM

The main objective of defining the cells in the LAM is to provide an explicit focus for taking action. Actions on these cells may include any of the following:

However, each cell requires some explicit action. The catalog of these actions becomes part of the design history. If nothing more, acting on each cell stimulates thinking that might not otherwise have occurred.

Lifetime Prediction, Roger W. Staehle, Adjunct Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, Staehle Consulting Co.