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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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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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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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Synthesis: The Forgotten Methodology

Winter 1991 Youden Address

by Golomski, William A.;

The author addresses what should be the role of statistics in synthesis - bringing diverse ideas together in some meaningful way...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1991-01
  • Keywords:Analyze, Synthesis, Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA)

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