57. New Ultraminiature KMS Tact Switch Optimization

  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.cs57

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) New Ultraminiature KMS Tact Switch Optimization, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs57

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



  • multifunction switch – KMS switch;
  • tactile feel;
  • actuating force;
  • finite element analysis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Objectives

  • Finite-Element Analysis (Computer Simulations)

  • P-Diagram

  • Experimental Layout

  • Results and Analysis

  • Confirmation

  • Conclusions

  • References