Chapter 20. Process Centering—The Taguchi Loss Function

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Tony Noltemeyer

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch20

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

How to Cite

Noltemeyer, T. (1994) Process Centering—The Taguchi Loss Function, in Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch20

Author Information

  1. GE Appliances Louisville, KY 40225

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375310

Online ISBN: 9780470314449

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Keywords:

  • components;
  • engineering;
  • customer;
  • product;
  • equation

Summary

Comparative values of process variability to specification limits are discussed. Reasons why we should center our processes are discussed An example of the Taguchi loss function is presented.