Process Capability Evaluation for the Process of Product Families

Process Capability Evaluation for the Process of Product Families Process capability analysis is a highly effective means of assessing the process ability of manufacturing product that meets specifications. A larger process capability index (PCI) implies a higher process yield, and lower expected process loss. Many PCIs have been effectively and widely used to determine whether the quality of a process meets preset targets. However, those existing PCI cannot be applied to evaluate the process capability of a process producing a product family. This work presents a novel PCI (C pm T ) which takes into account all family members and obtains the probability density function for the PCI for a product family. The relationship between the PCI and process yield is described. An example is provided to demonstrate the methodology for practical application. Quality & Quantity Springer Journals

Process Capability Evaluation for the Process of Product Families

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Kluwer Academic Publishers
Copyright © 2007 by Springer
Social Sciences; Methodology of the Social Sciences; Social Sciences, general
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