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Cumulative sum charts and charting for quality improvement. (English) Zbl 0990.62537
Statistics for Engineering and Physical Science. New York, NY: Springer. xvi, 247 p. (1998).
Publisher’s description: Covering CUSUMs from an application-oriented viewpoint, while also providing the essential theoretical underpinning, this is an accessible guide for anyone with a basic statistical training. The text is aimed at quality practitioners, teachers and students of quality methodologies, and people interested in analysis of time-ordered data. Further support is available from a Web site containing CUSUM software and data sets.
Contents: Introduction; CUSUM Design; More About Normal Data; Other Continuous Distributions; Discrete Data; Theoretical Foundations of the CUSUM; Calibrations and Short Runs; Multivariate Data; Special Topics.

62P30 Applications of statistics in engineering and industry; control charts
62-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to statistics
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