Start Matrix 2016 updating the triz contradiction matrix

Matrix 2016 updating the triz contradiction matrix

Although there are many techniques for generating solutions or ideas (free association, brainstorming, drawing analogies from other disciplines, futuring, etc.,), TRIZ is the only method that is based on patterns of innovation identified in over 40,000 patents.

In Six Sigma, many of the contradictions can be identified by looking at trade-offs in design features or conflicts between different CTQs.

In each cell is a list of between zero and four of the inventive principles.

This is a (short) list of the most popular of the 40 IPs that have been used in the past to solve that particular paired contradiction.

4) Start by using these IPs to solve each contradiction.