Learning Curve and Forgetting Factor. Laboratory Exercise 1 IE 3269 – POM R. R. Lindeke, Ph.D. General Ideas on Learning. With proper design, the learning effect can be driven together to balance out the grow phase of the product lifecycle!
Laboratory Exercise 1
IE 3269 – POM
R. R. Lindeke, Ph.D.
y = axb
y - time to assemble the xth unit
a - time to assemble the 1st unit
b - measure of "Learning Rate"
x - unit number
This iterative computational method can be continued over any number of batches using a similar technique