About The Book
Features Presents techniques in the same order in which they are used in most real applicationsSolutions manual available with qualifying course adoptionProvides detailed treatment of the steps required in sound quality assurance and quality control methodologiesIncludes in-depth coverage of tolerancing and loss function, including Taguchi's theory of robust designDedicates whole chapters to Optimum Process Means and Process SettingSequences and integrates various techniques used in quality control/assurance Summary It has recently become apparent that "quality" is quickly becoming the single most important factor for success and growth in business. Companies achieving higher quality in their products through effective quality improvement programs enjoy a significant competitive advantage. It is, therefore, essential for engineers responsible for design, development, and manufacture of products to understand the concepts and techniques of quality control. Statistical Quality Control imparts that understanding.Covering the basic steps in quality assurance and control methodologies, this unique text not only sequences, but also integrates the various techniques presented. The chapters, which include Optimum Process Means and Process Setting, are arranged in logical order. This advanced treatment makes Statistical Quality Control an ideal graduate text as well as a reference for practitioners working in design and quality control.