TITLE

Figuring out where the problem is

AUTHOR(S)
Pullin, John
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;05/26/99, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the engineering manufacturing lecture of Ford Motor Co. development chief Richard Parry-Jones at the Royal Academy of Engineering. Incorporation of statistical engineering into undergraduate engineering courses; Analysis of variability of design and manufacturing; Example made in power systems of cars. INSET: The realisation of statistical significance..
ACCESSION #
2376786

 

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