Rooted in a statistics, this straightforward book presents real-world applications of quality control. Incorporating modern ideas, methods, and philosophies into total quality management, it focuses on the statistical process control and related subjects, such as achieving product and process quality through experimental design. With examples to demonstrate applications, this book presents foundations of modern quality control and improvements applicable to manufacturing and service industries. It also presents principles of acceptance sampling and reliability to provide a complete reference. The second edition of Fundamentals of Quality Control and Improvement has been revised to include a new chapter on quality management practices, tools, and standards, new material on the average run length and standardized control charts for variables, and an expanded discussion on process capability that includes the Taguchi capability index capability ratio. Profiles of Baldridge Award winners demonstrate best-business practices and performance achievements. It also integrates software applications throughout, including EXCEL, SAS, and MINITAB. A valuable reference book for any professional responsible for quality control management in a manufacturing or service business.
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This clear, lucid book is intended to meet the needs of readers in business, management, technology, and engineering disciplines, as well as those of professionals involved with statistical quality control. lt incorporates the modern ideas, methods, and philosophies of total quality management.The book focuses on statistical process control and related subjects such as achievement of product and process quality through experimental design. It also includes principles of acceptance sampling, and reliability for the sake of completeness as a reference.
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Book Description Macmillan Coll Div, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110023817917