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Webinars

Open Access

Multivariate SPC

by Wold, Svante; Kettaneh, Nouna

AQC Presentation...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-06
  • Keywords:Statistics
Open Access

Statistical Thinking for Statisticians

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-04
  • Keywords:
Open Access

Comments on “A Tutorial on Probabilistic Risk Assessment for Net Package Contents”

Mini Paper Appearing in Spring 1998 Newsletter

by Burke, Charles R.;

This paper demonstrates the implications of controlling the fill accuracy standard deviation of a process...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-03
  • Keywords:Standard deviation, Normal distribution
Open Access

To Randomize or Not to Randomize, That Is the Question

Mini Paper Taken from Winter 1998 Newsletter

by Hwan, Marilyn;

This Mini Paper demonstrates why when randomization is used there is still a substantial chance that a main effect or two-factor interaction will be confounded with a lurking variable...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-01
  • Keywords:Randomization
Open Access

A Graphical Supplement for Teaching Mean and Standard Deviation Calculations

Mini Paper Taken from the Winter 1998 Newsletter

by Matejcik, Frank J.;

This Mini Paper demonstrates how to mix graphical learning techniques with the traditional way of teaching statistics...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-01
  • Keywords:Standard deviation
Open Access

Contexts of Statistical Practice

Winter 1998 Youden Address

by Ranney, Gipsie B.;

Lessons of the quality movement may be applied to statistical practice just as they are to other business activities. Three aspects are discussed: viewing systems, developing customer knowledge, and using a learning cycle to produce improvement...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1998-01
  • Keywords:Communication, Statistical Methods, PDSA (plan – do – study - act) Cycle
Open Access

How to Apply Statistical Thinking Effectively

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1997-10
  • Keywords:
Open Access

A Tutorial on Probabilistic Risk Assessment for Net Package Contents

Mini Paper Appearing in Fall 1997 Newsletter

by King, Dennis W.;

This paper demonstrates how to calculate the producer’s risk of being in violation of package fill regulations...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1997-09
  • Keywords:Mean, Standard deviation, Normal distribution, Binomial distribution
Open Access

Using a Graphical Technique for Determining and Displaying Process Capability

Basic Tool Appearing in Summer 1997 Newsletter

by DeRoeck, Richard;

This article demonstrates how to assess the capability of your process by calculating multiple capability indices (such as Cpk) over time and then plotting them on an XmR control chart along with a histogram of the individual values...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1997-06
  • Keywords:Cpk, I and MR chart, X-bar and R chart
Open Access

A Note on EWMA

Mini paper Taken from Summer 1997 Newsletter

by Sengupta, Sumedha;

This Mini Paper gives an overview of the Exponentially Weighted Moving Averages (EWMA) and discusses some of its applications...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1997-06
  • Keywords:Exponentially Weighted Moving Averages (EWMA), Control charts, Control limits, Cumulative sum control chart (CUSUM)

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