Demonstrates ways to track industrial processes and performance, integrating related areas such as engineering process control, statistical reasoning in TQM, robust parameter design, control charts, multivariate process monitoring, capability indices, experimental design, empirical model building, and process optimization. The book covers a range of statistical methods and emphasizes practical applications of quality control systems in manufacturing, organization and planning.
Table of Contents
Basic concepts of fluid mechanics; fluid statics; equations of fluid motion; flow in pipes; flow in open channels; flow measurement in closed conduits; forces on immersed objects; unsteady flow. Appendices: coversation factors; pipe schedules; properties of areas, pipes and tubing; fluid properties.