1st Edition

Six Sigma and Beyond
Design for Six Sigma, Volume VI

ISBN 9781574443158
Published November 13, 2002 by CRC Press
824 Pages 138 B/W Illustrations

USD $250.00

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Book Description

This volume addresses design improvement from the perspective of prevention by introducing readers to the tools of the Six Sigma design process. The author discusses the issues of designing for Six Sigma, covering the topics that any Shogun Six Sigma Master must be familiar with: customer satisfaction, quality function deployment, benchmarking, systems engineering, value engineering, reliability and maintainability, design for manufact`urability, mistake proofing, failure mode and effect analysis, project management, and financial concepts.

Table of Contents

Prerequisites to DFSS
Customer Understanding
Best in Class - Benchmarking
Design for Manufacturability and Assembly
Reliability and Maintainability
Problem Solving
Miscellaneous Topics
Innovation Techniques used in DFSS
Value Analysis
Project Management
Limited Mathematical Background for DFSS
Financial Concepts
Closing Thoughts about DFSS

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"This book is pretty impressive. … an essential desktop reference for businesses that are trying to design products, even businesses that are not Six Sigma companies."
- Technometrics, Vol. 46, No. 3, August 2004

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