Practical and state-of-the-art in approach, Quality Control, Eighth Edition provides fundamental–yet comprehensive–coverage of quality control concepts. Sufficient theory is presented to ensure that readers gain a sound understanding of the basic principles of quality control. The substantial use of probability and statistical techniques is reduced to simple mathematics or is developed in the form of tables and charts. Professional organizations and industrial corporations have found the book an excellent training manual for instruction of manufacturing, quality, inspection, marketing, purchasing, and product design personnel.
A text with disk on quality control concepts for technology students in technical institutes, community colleges, and universities, as well as undergraduate and graduate business students and professionals in training courses. The use of probability and statistical techniques is reduced to simple mathematics or developed in the form of tables and charts. Includes reference appendices and a glossary. This fifth edition incorporates recent ANSI/ASQC standards, offers expanded material on reliability and TQM, and includes new examples and problems and improved software with graphic display capability. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.