∗ Features new and updated material, including cases and a larger focus on multivariate analysis.
∗ Uses simple analysis tools for practical implementation on the job.
∗ Targets experiment planning as the groundwork for quality experiments.
FUNDAMENTALS OF EXPERIMENT DESIGN.
Introduction to Experiment Design: Fundamental Concepts.
Introduction to Experiment Design: Elements of Decision Making.
Simple Comparative Experiments: Decisions About Population Means.
Simple Comparative Experiments: Decisions About Population Variances.
TWO–LEVEL MULTIVARIABLE EXPERIMENTS.
Two–Level Multivariable Experiments: Eight–Trial Hadamard Matrix Designs.
Two–Level Multivariable Experiments: Hadamard Matrices Greater Than Order 8.
John′s Three–Quarter Fractional Factorials.
Unbalanced Resolution V Designs.
Resolution V Designs with Efficiency = 1.
Hadamard Matrix Designs for Binomial and Poisson Responses.
Summary of Two–Level Matrix Designs.
A Computer Program for Generating Hadamard Matrix Designs and Analyzing the Data from Such Designs.
Analysis of Goodness.
Alternative Methods of Analysis.
MULTILEVEL MULTIVARIABLE EXPERIMENTS.
Multilevel Experiments with Qualitative Variables.
Multilevel Experiments with QuantitativeVariables.
Experiment Designs for Chemical Composition Experiments.
Blocking an Experiment.
Validation of Test Methods.
Concepts for a Complete Project Strategy.
Project Engineer′s Game.
Estimation of Variance.
GENERAL REFERENCES, SYMBOLS, TABLES, AND ANSWERS TO EXERCISES.
Answers to Exercises.