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Quality Control

  • 10 Essentials for High Performance Quality in the 21st Centuryby Diomidis H. Stamatis

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 75.95

    As a society, we tend to reward problem solvers, rather than those who prevent problems at their source. In other words, we focus on after-the-fact occurrences (appraisal activities) instead of trying to eliminate these occurrences (preventing activities). Discussing and evaluating the core requirements of quality efficiency and improvement, ... more...

  • 7 Fundamentals of an Operationally Excellent Management Systemby Chitram Lutchman; Douglas Evans; Waddah Shihab Ghanem Al Hashemi; Rohanie Maharaj

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95

    Developing and maintaining a disciplined management system provides any organization with a blueprint for exceptional performance and success. Indeed, for larger multinational corporations, a management system is a critical component for sustainable growth and performance management. In this book, the authors discuss a series of fundamentals for creating... more...

  • The A3 Workbookby Daniel D. Matthews

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 57.95

    Encouraging efficiency, clarity, and disciplined thinking, A3 Problem Solving identifies a problem, describes the objective, and summarizes fact finding and action steps, all on a single A3-sized piece of paper. This approach provides all employees at all levels with a method to quickly identify a problem, analyze it to root cause, select appropriate... more...

  • Accelerated Life Modelsby Vilijandas Bagdonavicius; Mikhail Nikulin

    CRC Press 2001; US$ 159.95

    The authors of this monograph have developed a large and important class of survival analysis models that generalize most of the existing models. In a unified, systematic presentation, this monograph fully details those models and explores areas of accelerated life testing usually only touched upon in the literature. Accelerated Life Models: Modeling... more...

  • Accelerated Reliability and Durability Testing Technologyby Lev M. Klyatis

    Wiley 2012; US$ 123.00

    Learn how ART and ADT can reduce cost, time, product recalls, and customer complaints This book provides engineers with the techniques and tools they need to use accelerated reliability testing (ART) and accelerated durability testing (ADT) as key factors to accurately predict a product's quality, reliability, durability, and maintainability during... more...

  • Accelerated Testing and Validationby Alex Porter

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 84.95

    Accelerated Testing and Validation Methods is a cross-disciplinary guide that describes testing and validation tools and techniques throughout the product development process. Alex Porter not only focuses on what information is needed but also on what tools can produce the information in a timely manner. From the information provided, engineers and... more...

  • Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control, Second Editionby Edward G. Schilling; Dean V. Neubauer

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 135.95

    This title provides state-of-the-art coverage of the most widely used acceptance sampling techniques that cohesively incorporates theory and practice. Reflecting the recent resurgence of interest in this field, "Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control, Second Edition" presents the state of the art in the methodology of sampling and explores... more...

  • Adhesion Measurement Methodsby Robert Lacombe

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 210.00

    INTRODUCTION Overview What Is Adhesion and Can It Be Measured? Definition A: Criteria for a Truly Useful Definition of the Term Adhesion Definition B: Adhesion Comments on Nomenclature and Usage References OVERVIEW OF MOST COMMON ADHESION MEASUREMENT METHODS Preamble Peel Test Introduction Advantages of the Peel Test Disadvantages... more...

  • Advanced Quality Function Deploymentby Fiorenzo Franceschini

    Taylor and Francis 2001; US$ 115.95

    A versatile manual that can be used to stimulate product innovation, benchmarking analysis, and engineering design, this book goes beyond theory to provide relevant advanced methods and techniques that readers can apply in their work for both short- and long-term results. The author links Quality Function Deployment (QFD) with other quality design... more...

  • Advanced Reliability Models and Maintenance Policiesby Toshio Nakagawa

    Springer 2008; US$ 209.00

    Reliability theory is a major concern for engineers and managers engaged in making high quality products and designing highly reliable systems. a oeAdvanced Reliability Models and Maintenance Policiesa is a survey of new research topics in reliability theory and optimization techniques in reliability engineering. The book introduces partition and redundant... more...