The basic quality analysis tools are cause-and-effect diagrams, check sheets, control charts, histograms, Pareto charts, scatter diagrams, and run charts. This article reviews how the basic quality analysis tools are built upon to become a more advanced set of quality tools. It describes the advanced quality tools: advanced product quality planning, failure mode and effects analysis, control planning, measurement systems analysis, lean tools, statistical process control, production viability and tryout, and Six Sigma.
Alan Richardson, 2008. "Quality Planning Tools and Procedures", Casting, Srinath Viswanathan, Diran Apelian, Raymond J. Donahue, Babu DasGupta, Michael Gywn, John L. Jorstad, Raymond W. Monroe, Mahi Sahoo, Thomas E. Prucha, Daniel Twarog
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