Hill, William J.**; Hunter, William G. (1966, ASQC and the American Statistical Association) University of Wisconsin
* - This research was supported in part by the National Science Foundation under NSF Grant GP-2755.** - W.J. Hill was on a fellowship grant from Monsanto Chemical Company.Response surface methodology, an experimental strategy initially developed and described by Box and Wilson, has been employed with considerable success in a wide variety of situations, especially in the fields of chemistry and chemical engineering. It is the purpose of this paper to review the literature of response surface methodology, emphasizing especially the practical applications of the method. A comprehensive bibliography is included.