Taguchi on Robust Technology Development : Bringing Quality Engineering Upstream
The term ""Taguchi methods"" was coined in the United States. It pertains to the evaluation and improvement of the robustness of products - or what may also be termed ""quality engineering"". The purpose of this book is to explain these terms and it is aimed at managers, technology developers and engineers of manufacturing enterprises. The book contains a general discussion about the productivity of manufacturing enterprises, which is equivalent to cost reduction and quality improvement at the following five manufacturing stages - technology development, product planning, product design, design of the production process and management of the production process.
- Paperback | 136 pages
- 160 x 231.1 x 17.8mm | 385.56g
- 15 Mar 1993
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers,U.S.
- Fairfield, United States
Table of contents
Quality and productivity; methods for evaluating quality; parameter design; methods for specifying tolerance; quality management for production processes.