An overview of George Box's contributions to process monitoring and feedback adjustment

Authors

  • William H. Woodall,

    1. Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, U.S.A.
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  • Enrique del Castillo

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    1. Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16802, U.S.A.
    2. Department of Statistics, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16802, U.S.A.
    • Correspondence to: Enrique del Castillo, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16802, U.S.A.

      E-mail: exd13@psu.edu

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to summarize the contributions of George Box in the area of process monitoring and control. We give a historical context and then describe his ideas and methods. Copyright © 2014 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

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