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Economic Statistical Design Of (X)Over-Bar Control Charts For Systems With Gamma (Lambda,2) In-Control Times

Al-Oraini, H.A. and Rahim, M. A . Economic Statistical Design Of (X)Over-Bar Control Charts For Systems With Gamma (Lambda,2) In-Control Times. JOURNAL OF APPLIED STATISTICS, 30. pp. 397-409.

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In this paper, gamma (lambda,2) distribution is considered as a failure model for the economic statistical design of (x) over bar control charts. The study shows that the statistical performance of control charts can be improved significantly, with only a slight increase in the cost, by adding constraints to the optimization problem. The use of an economic statistical design instead of an economic design results in control charts that may be less expensive to implement, that have lower false alarm rates, and that have a higher probability of detecting process shifts. Numerical examples are presented to support this proposition. The results of economic statistical design are compared with those of a pure economic design. The effects of adding constraints for statistical performance measures, such as Type I error rate and the power of the chart, are extensively investigated.



Item Type:Article
Date Type:Publication
Subjects:Systems
Divisions:College Of Computer Sciences and Engineering > Systems Engineering Dept
Creators:Al-Oraini, H.A. and Rahim, M. A .
ID Code:2390
Deposited By:MR. ATIQ WALIULLAH SIDDIQUI
Deposited On:11 Jun 2008 07:55
Last Modified:12 Apr 2011 13:12

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