38. Optimization of Casting Conditions for Camshafts by Simulation

  1. Dr. Genichi Taguchi engineering Executive Director Honorary Member,
  2. Dr. Subir Chowdhury aerospace engineering, industrial management chairman CEO world leader strategist author honorary member honorary doctorate and
  3. Yuin Wu B.S. in chemical engineering professor Executive Director consultant

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs38

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) Optimization of Casting Conditions for Camshafts by Simulation, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs38

Author Information

  1. American Supplier Institute (ASI), USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471413349

Online ISBN: 9780470258354



  • casting function and casting evaluation;
  • three-dimensional CAD system called I-DEAS;
  • casting condition optimization for camshafts by simulation;
  • camshaft casting - method and flow;
  • control and noise factors


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Casting Function and Evaluation of Casting

  • Control and Noise Factors

  • SN Ratio and Sensitivity of Reynolds Number

  • Optimal Configuration and Confirmation

  • Reference