A Process takes inputs and transforms them into outputs, and may be connected to other Processes in process flows.
Design open source and low cost 3D scanning devices for dentistry applications.
Ideation is the first step in an R&D process. During this stage you create a rough description of what it is to be made, which responds to a specific need.
This stage is also called Concept Development": Identify Needs of target Market; Alternative concepts generated and evaluated; Refinement & Selection of the bests for further development and testing; (Concept - description of form, function and features accompanied by a set of specs, besides analysis of concurrents and an economic justification of the project.
OUTPUT: a description of the idea in the Main document of the project.