Introduction to quality & quality control, statistical description of quality, statistical inferences on quality, control charts for variables and attributes, process capability analysis, acceptance sampling schemes for variables and attributes, six sigma.
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Introduction to Quality & Quality Control:
Concept of quality, quality characteristics, quality standards, quality cost, concept of quality control, quality control methodology, statistical methods of quality control, quality philosophy and management strategies.
Statistical Description of Quality:
Population and sample, techniques of sampling, simple random sample, analysis of sample data, representation of sample data, practical examples.
Statistical Inferences on Quality:
Population and sample distributions, estimation of population parameters, statistical hypothetical test, practical examples.
Shewhart Control Charts:
Basis of control chart, types of control chart, design of control chart, analysis of control chart, control charts for variables and attributes, case studies.
Concept of process capability, measures of process capability, potential process capability, actual process capability, process capability analysis, case studies.
Other Control Charts:
Moving average control chart, cumulative sum control chart, exponentially weighted moving average control chart, case studies.
Acceptance Sampling Schemes:
Basis of sampling schemes, types of sampling schemes, acceptance sampling schemes for variables and attributes, operating characteristic curve, producer's risk, consumer's risk, rectifying inspection.
Concept of six sigma, methods of six sigma, DMAIC methodology, DFSS methodology, six sigma control chart, case studies.
Leaf, G. A. V., Practical Statistics for the Textile Industry-Part I & II, The Textile Institute, UK, 1987.
Montgomery, D. C., Introduction to Statistical Quality Control, John Wiley & Sons, 2002.
Dhillon, B. S., Applied Reliability and Quality: Fundamentals, methods, and Procedures, Springer, London, 2007.
Textile related journals and magazines, examples include but not limited to Textile Research Journal, Journal of Textile Institute.
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