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The Embedded Statistician

2003 Youden Address

by Hahn, Gerald J.

The “embedded statistician” is here to save the statistics profession in a new era of global challenges. Taken from the Winter 2003 Newsletter...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2004-01
  • Keywords:DMAIC (Define Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control, DMADV (Define, Measure, Analyze, Design, Verify), Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), Data acquisition, Measurement Error
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Eight Common Statistical Traps

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  • Publish date: 2004-01
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Candy Exercise – Simple Data Analysis

Taken from Fall 2003 Newsletter

by Mitchell, Bob

This fun filled candy exercise is intended to demonstrate the use of basic statistical tools and Statistical Thinking...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-09
  • Keywords:Statistical thinking, Hypothesis Testing, Signal-to-noise ratio, P-value, Chi-squared Test, Control charts, I and MR chart, P chart, ANOVA
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Beyond Six Sigma: Methods to Ensure Your Organization's Health

by Breyfogle III, Forrest

AQC Presentation...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-06
  • Keywords:Lean, Six Sigma
Open Access

Balanced Scorecards and Project Filters: Alignment for Success

by Breckline, John

AQC Presentation...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-06
  • Keywords:Statistics
Open Access

How to Establish Manufacturing Specifications

by Wheeler, Donald J.

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-05
  • Keywords:Statistics, maunfacturing
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Reliability: The Other Dimension of Quality

2002 Youden Memorial Address

by Meeker, William Q.

This Youden Address relates reliability to quality and reviews methods and tools for improving reliability. Taken from the Spring 2003 Newsletter...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-03
  • Keywords:Reliability demonstration, Reliability assurance, Bayesian, Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), DMADV (Define, Measure, Analyze, Design, Verify), Design for reliability, Failure modes and effect analysis (FMEA), Highly accelerated life testing (HALT)
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Six Sigma, Measurement Systems, and the Hidden Factory

Mini Paper Appearing in Spring 2003 Newsletter

by Rodebaugh, Bill

Measurement systems ineffectively designed and implemented may contribute to the inefficiencies of “the hidden factory”. This Mini Paper presents an approach to avoid these inefficiencies...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-03
  • Keywords:Cost of poor quality (COPQ), Gage repeatability and reproducibility (R&R) analysis, Precision to tolerance (P/T) ration, X-bar and R chart
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Basic Tools: Effective Six Sigma via Statistical Thinking

Taken from Spring 2003 Newsletter

by Jensen, Willis

This Basic Tools article shows the importance and advantages of using statistical thinking in Six Sigma projects...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-03
  • Keywords:DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control, Statistical thinking, Control charts
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Good Data, Bad Data and Process Behavior Charts

by Wheeler, Donald J.

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-01
  • Keywords:Statistics, Data

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