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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)
Open Access

Reliability Statistics – An Introduction

Mini Paper Taken from the Summer 1993 Newsletter

by Bob Dovich

This paper gives an overview of some basic reliability statistics concepts...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1993-06
  • Keywords:Exponential distribution, Life units, Failure rate, Meantime between failures (MTBF), Meantime to failure (MTTF)
Open Access

Statistics-Aided Manufacturing: A Look into the Future

1988 Youden Address

by Hahn, Gerald J.;

This address defines the challenges that statisticians must face...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 1988-09
  • Keywords:Autocorrelation, Automatic process control, Common cause, Control charts, Special cause, Statistical process control, Reliability assurance, Youden Address

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