42. Gas-Arc Stud Weld Process Parameter Optimization Using Robust Design

  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.cs42

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) Gas-Arc Stud Weld Process Parameter Optimization Using Robust Design, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs42

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



  • gas-arc stud welding;
  • parameter design experiment;
  • robust design and noise factor;
  • signal-to-noise ratio - system robustness indicator;
  • optimal control factor settings


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results and Data Analysis

  • Beta Analysis

  • Confirmation Test

  • Conclusions

  • References