4. Quality Engineering: The Taguchi Method

  1. Dr. Genichi Taguchi engineering Executive Director Honorary Member,
  2. Dr. Subir Chowdhury aerospace engineering, industrial management chairman CEO world leader strategist author honorary member honorary doctorate and
  3. Yuin Wu B.S. in chemical engineering professor Executive Director consultant

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470258354.ch4

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) Quality Engineering: The Taguchi Method, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.ch4

Author Information

  1. American Supplier Institute (ASI), USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471413349

Online ISBN: 9780470258354



  • Taguchi paradigm;
  • two-stage optimization;
  • decomposition of variation;
  • conventional meaning of robust design;
  • tolerance design


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Medical Treatment and Efficacy Experimentation

  • Software Testing

  • MT and MTS Methods

  • On-line Quality Engineering

  • References