Chapter 1. Introduction: ENBIS, Pro-ENBIS and this Book

  1. Shirley Coleman Technical Director1,
  2. Tony Greenfield2,
  3. Dave Stewardson1 and
  4. Douglas C. Montgomery3
  1. Shirley Coleman Technical Director,
  2. Tony Fouweather and
  3. Dave Stewardson

Published Online: 3 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997482.ch1

Statistical Practice in Business and Industry

Statistical Practice in Business and Industry

How to Cite

Coleman, S., Fouweather, T. and Stewardson, D. (2008) Introduction: ENBIS, Pro-ENBIS and this Book, in Statistical Practice in Business and Industry (eds S. Coleman, T. Greenfield, D. Stewardson and D. C. Montgomery), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997482.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Industrial Statistics Research Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, UK

  2. 2

    Greenfield Research, Little Hucklow, Buxton SK17 8RT, UK

  3. 3

    Regents' Professor of Industrial Engineering & Statistics, ASU Foundation Professor of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering Arizona State University Tempe, AZ 85287-5906, USA

Author Information

  1. Industrial Statistics Research Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470014974

Online ISBN: 9780470997482

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Keywords:

  • European Network for Business and Industrial Statistics (ENBIS);
  • Pro-ENBIS thematic network;
  • European Society for Industrial and Applied Statistics (ESIAS);
  • ENBIS organisation awareness;
  • design of experiments (DoE);
  • experimental design;
  • work package outcomes;
  • work package motivation;
  • exponentially weighted moving average (EWMA) charts;
  • ENBIS and Scientific Computing World (SCW)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Work package 1: Design of experiments

  • Work package 2: Data mining/warehousing

  • Work package 3: General statistical modelling

  • Work package 4: Reliability, safety and quality improvement

  • Work package 5: Discovering european resources and expertise

  • Work package 6: Drafting and initiating further activity

  • Work package 7: Management statistics

  • Work package 8: Network management

  • In conclusion

  • Presidents of ENBIS