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Design Optimization Model for an Automotive Electric Water Pump by J.T. Allison
  cited in Allison, J. T., Kokkolaras, M., and Papalambros, P. Y., "Optimal Partitioning and Coordination Decisions in Decomposition-based Design Optimization", ASME 2007 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 4-7, 2007, DETC2007-34698.
  Links: TR2007.Allison.pdf
  Description The thermal, fluid, and electromechanical aspects of electric water pump design are included in this model. Particular attention is paid to analysis interactions. This model is intended as a test problem for multidisciplinary design optimization (MDO). Detailed equations are provided to facilitate replication. Please direct any questions to James Allison.

ATC Marketing and Engineering Design Model by J.J. Michalek
  cited in Michalek, J. J., Feinberg F.M., and Papalambros, P. Y., "Linking Marketing and Engineering Product Design Decisions via Analytical Target Cascading", Journal of Product Innovation Management: Special Issue on Design and Marketing in New Product Development, Vol. 22, 2005, pp. 42-62.

Michalek, J. J., Feinberg F.M., and Papalambros, P. Y., "An optimal marketing and engineering design model for product development using analytical target cascading". Proceedings of the Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, April 13-17, 2004, pp. 835-846.