| Editor in Chief: Prof. Justin R. Chimka |
ISSN online: 1479-2753
ISSN print: 1479-2494
4 issues per year
Six Sigma is a statistics-based, process-focused, data-driven strategy and methodology, coupled with management concepts and lean tools, that aims to improve the quality of process outputs. Six Sigma seeks to identify the causes of failures and minimize variability in key industrial processes in areas, such as healthcare, manufacturing, and service. IJSSCA aims to publish original research that strengthens the current theoretical base and suggests potential for the advancement of industrial practice.
- Healthcare quality
- Six Sigma for new product/service development processes
- Six Sigma and lean thinking
- Best practice of Six Sigma
- Quality improvement initiatives in manufacturing, service, and transactional processes
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The primary goal of IJSSCA is to present state-of-the-art, high quality research developments in all areas of Six Sigma. The Editorial Board is committed to a swift evaluation process from submission to initial decision, and the latest developments and advances will be published without delayReadership
IJSSCA provides a platform for the dissemination of new developments in continuous quality improvement to inform academics, professionals, researchers, and various practitioners.Contents
IJSSCA publishes original papers, technical reports, and case studies. Review and tutorial papers may also be accepted if they are presented in a style suitable for practicing engineering, management, and science. For a special issue devoted to a specific sub-field of Six Sigma, authors are encouraged to contact the Editor-in-Chief.
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IJSSCA is indexed in:
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Editor in Chief
- Chimka, Justin R. University of Arkansas, USA
Associate Editor Healthcare
- Diller, Thomas, Clemson University, USA
Associate Editor Manufacturing
- Besseris, George, Technological & Educational Institution of Piraeus, Greece
Associate Editor Services
- Yang, Kai, Wayne State University, USA
Editorial Board Members
- Agustiady, Tina, BASF, USA
- Al-Khalifa, Khalifa, Qatar University, Qatar
- Boran, Semra, Sakarya University, Turkey
- Chang, Shing I, Kansas State University, USA
- Childers, Ashley Kay, Clemson University, USA
- Cudney, Elizabeth Anne, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
- Edgeman, Rick L., Aarhus University, Denmark
- Etienne, Eisenhower, Florida A&M University, USA
- Feng, Qianmei (May), University of Houston, USA
- Glover, Wiljeana, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
- Jayaraman, Raja, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, United Arab Emirates
- Kovach, Jamison V., University of Houston, USA
- Mitra, Amit, Auburn University, USA
- Rahim, Abdur, University of New Brunswick, Canada
- Rathore, Ajay, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, India
- Singh, Nanua, RGBSI, USA
- Smith, Brian K., Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
- Walsh, Paul, University of New South Wales, Australia
- Wright, Nevan, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
- Xie, Min, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Yadav, Om Prakash, North Dakota State University, USA
- Yeung, Shirley Mo-Ching, Hang Seng Management College, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Zineldin, Mosad, Linnaeus University, Sweden
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