The full text of this article
A Johnson's type transformation EWMA-S² control chart
by Philippe Castagliola, Giovanni Celano, Sergio Fichera
International Journal of Quality Engineering and Technology (IJQET), Vol. 1, No. 3, 2010
Abstract: This article demonstrates how a four parameters (bounded) Johnson SB transformation combined with an EWMA approach can be used to monitor the sample variance of a process. The resulting chart will be called an EWMA-J-S² chart. In this article, the computation of both the control limits and the parameters of the Johnson SB transformation of the EWMA-J-S² chart are explained. An easy-to-use table providing useful constants and an illustrative example are given. The distributional properties of the transformed sample variance are derived and, finally, an optimal design strategy based on the ARL is presented and a list of optimal design parameters for the EWMA-J-S² chart is provided.
Online publication date: Fri, 13-Aug-2010
is only available to individual subscribers or to users at subscribing institutions.
Go to Inderscience Online Journals to access the Full Text of this article.
Pay per view:
If you are not a subscriber and you just want to read the full contents of this article, buy online access here.
Complimentary Subscribers, Editors or Members of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Quality Engineering and Technology (IJQET):
Login with your Inderscience username and password:
Want to subscribe?
A subscription gives you complete access to all articles in the current issue, as well as to all articles in the previous three years (where applicable).
See our Orders page to subscribe.
If you still need assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org