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Call for examples of Inventive Principles in Health and Social Care settings.

12/11/2019 |

John Sainsbury

The use of Systematic Innovation is generating some attention in health and social care settings in the UK. Workshops are proving effective in analysing problems and providing strong innovative solutions. Problem exploration tools have enabled workshop participants to … Read More

Examples of 40 Principles for High School Students

01/01/2010 |

I'm trying to create an introduction to TRIZ for High School (9-12 grade) students. Can anyone help me to come up with additional examples of the 40 principles and separation strategies for thiRead More

Eight New Trends – Or Examples of Well-known Trends of Evolution

09/04/2008 |

Ellen Domb

Consultants write articles for a lot of reasons.  Two leading reasons are (1) A genuine desire to share their research with the world (2) To show how smart they are, to get people interested in hiring them.          

Since I … Read More

Solving Technical Contradictions in Construction with Examples

14/07/2005 |

Abram Teplitskiy, Ph.D., Scientific Consultant Roustem Kourmaev, President Advanced Technologies International, Inc., Richardson, TX

In our first article for TRIZ Journal we analyzed application of 40 Inventive tricks in Construction (1). But Theory of Inventing Problem-Solving (TRIZ) gave inventors … Read More

40 Inventive Principles with Examples for Chemical Engineering

22/06/2004 |

Principle 1. Segmentation A. Divide an object into independent parts. o The concept and use of independent unit operations in chemical engineering o The use of different components of a unit operation to allow variable processing as a function of … Read More

Improve It By Breaking It. Examples From Journalism Show How Segmentation Helps To Make Ideas More Saleable And Cost-Effective

19/10/2003 |

By Kalevi Rantanen TRIS OY Brahenk. 9 E 18 FIN-20100 TURKU, FINLAND phone/fax +358 2 251 1623 E-mail: Do you recognize the scene? It is Monday morning. You are sitting before your computer, but great ideas … Read More

Eco-Innovative Examples for 40 TRIZ Inventive Principles

03/08/2003 |

By: Hsiang-Tang Chang and Jahau Lewis Chen Hsiang-Tang Chang and Jahau Lewis Chen, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University Tainan, TAIWAN

Abstract Eco-innovation always needs inspiration. This paper presents eco-innovative examples for 40 TRIZ inventive principles. These … Read More

Book Review: Natural Innovation: Examples of Creative Problem Solving in Biology, Ecology, and TRIZ

27/09/2002 |

Book Review: Natural Innovation: Examples of Creative Problem Solving in Biology, Ecology, and TRIZ

Dr. Michael S. Slocum and Ms. Catherine Lundberg Ontro, Inc. Dr. Ellen Domb PQR Group

Title: … Read More

ASIT’s Five Thinking Tools With Examples

21/09/2001 |

Dr. Roni Horowitz 10 Dov Friedman Street, Ramat Gan

Israel. Email:

Web site:


In a previous article (see I described the four main steps that converted TRIZ into ASIT. One of these steps transformed the … Read More

Examples of the Election Stratagems in Israel

13/08/2000 |

Jacob Skir

As told before (see,

Sergey Faer elaborated and published 73 stratagems for election campaign (see his book “Methods of Election Campaign Strategy and Tactics” (St. Petersburg, 1998) – One … Read More

The Seventy six Standard Solutions, with Examples Section One

26/02/2000 |

By: John Terninko, Ellen Domb & Joe Miller

John Terninko ( Ellen Domb ( Joe Miller (

This is the first of 5 monthly appendices for the Standard Solutions. Yes, this is all public domain in the spirit of … Read More

Application of TRIZ and Taguchi Methods: Two Case Examples

05/01/1999 |

First published in the Proceedings of the Taguchi Methods Conference, 4th Total Product Development Symposium, 1998, American Supplier Institute

By: Dr. Leslie Monplaisir, Rajesh Jugulum and Mahfoozulhaq Mian Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Wayne State University, Detroit MI 48202.

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TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 1 – Plane Wing Walking

27/11/1998 |


Key Words: flight, lifting, plane, resource.

When solving real technological problems, it’s important to find the field resources of the given situation. Now we’ll have a piece of training in looking for … Read More

TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 1 Universal Socket Wrench

19/10/1998 |

Jacob Skir E-mail:

Key Words:

Disintegration, Dynamization, Contradiction Solution in Structure

Imagine a car mechanic tells you about his problem. He makes use of a wrench (more correctly they call such a … Read More

TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 2 Reader’s Solutions The Tiny Car

17/10/1998 |

Jacob Skir E-mail:

First of all, my congratulations to all the three readers for their understanding the TRIZ fundamental rule: not to insert new materials but to use the given ones.

  1. Mr. Jose … Read More

TRIZ Puzzles and Examples: Part 1: The Tiny Car

16/09/1998 |

Jacob Skir E-mail:

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of TRIZ Puzzles and Examples that has been offered to The TRIZ Journal by Jacob Skir. We will publish the case one month, then … Read More