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Minimizing Business Risks Through a Statistics-Based Predictive Scorecard System

Mini-Paper Statistics Division Newsletter May 2012

by Forrest W. Breyfogle III;

This is the Mini-paper published in the Statistics Division Newsletter May 2012. A predictive performance management system is outlined which can be integrated into an overall business management system...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2012-04
  • Keywords:Minimizing Business Risks, Predictive Scorecards, Enhancing the Balanced Scorecard, Process Capability Indices Issues and Resolution, Cp, Cpk, Pp, and Ppk Issues and Resolution, Issues with Pie Charts and Resolution.
Open Access

Must a Process Be in Statistical Control to Perform an Effective Experiment?

Taken from the Fall 2004 Newsletter

by Rand, Daniel R. ;

The paper investigates the potential consequences of implementing an experimental design when the process is not in statistical control...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2004-09
  • Keywords:Fractional factorial, Mean square error, Special cause, confounding, Aliasing, Cpk, Replication, Half-normal plot of effects
Open Access

Accounting for Measurement System Variability

Mini Paper Taken from the Fall 1999 Newsletter

by Capone, Sandy

This paper illustrates how to adjust for measurement system variability when evaluating process variability...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1999-11
  • Keywords:Variability, Measurement system variability, Control charts, X-bar and R chart, Capability, Cpk
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

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