Accession Number:

AD0684801

Title:

DESIGN OF CUMULATIVE SUM CONTROL CHARTS BASED ON MINIMUM COST CRITERION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

A cost model is derived for the design of cumulative sum control charts using the Average Run Length to calculate the average time of out-of-control operation. The minimum cost design is obtained by employing the pattern search technique. The nature of the loss-cost surface and the effect of the design variables on the loss-cost surface are investigated. The effects of the shift parameter delta, the average time for an assignable cause to occur 1lambda and the cost factors b and c on the optimum designs and the loss-cost surfaces are also evaluated by numerical examples. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE