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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aet.t68260233
EISBN: 978-1-62708-336-2
... Abstract This chapter provides an introduction to statistical process control and the concept of total quality management. It begins with a review of quality improvement efforts in the extrusion industry and the considerations involved in developing sampling plans and interpreting control...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980551
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
.... In addition, it is necessary to have experience in organizational queries, project management, company strategy, personnel development, methods for process improvement, and general financial procedures, particularly when an organization intends to work toward total quality management (TQM) via system...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110032
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... • Ranfil Robert M. , R&D Productivity , 2nd Edition , Hughes Aircraft Company Study Report , Los Angeles, CA , 1978 • Ross Richard J. , “ The Development of a Total Quality Management System for a Semiconductor Failure Analysis Operation ”, Master’s Thesis, National Technological...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110666
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... Product Elimination and Outlier Management,” ( January 2108 ). The distinction between quality and reliability can be somewhat tenuous, but, for the purposes of this summary (and context) is considered to be a matter of when more than what . Quality, then, is a measure of adherence...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180217
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... Abstract This chapter is a brief bibliography of content sources that provide information related to the subject matter of the book. bibliography • Berk J. and Berk S. , Total Quality Management , Sterling , 1993 • Brooks C.R. and Choudhury...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.uhcf3.t53630xvi
EISBN: 978-1-62708-270-9
... is an integral part of any company’s Quality System, including such programs as Lean, Attention to Detail, Six Sigma, Total Quality Management, Continuous Improvement, and various other quality system concepts. A failure investigation can also assist in the redesign of a failed component that results in a better...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430379
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... Abstract Water chemistry is a factor in nearly all boiler tube failures. It contributes to the formation of scale, biofilms, and sludge, determines deposition rates, and drives the corrosion process. This chapter explains how water chemistry is managed in boilers and describes the effect...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780019
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
..., and performance requirements. Basically, anything consisting of more than one item that is designed to accomplish one or more functions is a system. Selected References • Ballistic Systems Division Total Quality Management Handbook , Air Force Systems Command, Headquarters Ballistic...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cmp.t66770011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-337-9
... the development of high-temperature transformation products as well as microstructure, hardenability, and carbon content and properties such as fatigue and fracture behaviors, hardness, and wear resistance. It also explains how to manage internal oxidation through material design, process control, and other...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.9781627082563
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
..., but unique to the one 7050 alloy—an interesting discovery and conclusion. The answer to this question depends on two aspects of any particular failure. An investigation that discovers the root cause or causes of a failure is an important and essential part of a quality program such as Total...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2007
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.htcma.t52080335
EISBN: 978-1-62708-304-1
... Abstract Managing corrosion continues to be a challenge for operators of modern boilers worldwide. This chapter addresses the corrosion-related problems that can occur in boilers burning municipal solid waste (MSW). It describes corrosion mechanisms associated with different environments...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... , ASQ Quality Press , 2007 The hidden factory refers to the activities associated with scrap and rework. Management can sometimes stop seeing scrap and rework as the cash drain that it is. In a very real sense, management is paying for the work twice—once when the work is accomplished the first...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.stg2.t61280091
EISBN: 978-1-62708-267-9
... be introduced and managed via temperature and deformation controls to impart the most useful or desired design qualities in a component. This discussion assumes that forging intends to create both shape and properties. In some cases, forgings are deliberately processed for better tensile properties, stress...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.t51040319
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
... Press Elasticity on the Accuracy of Formed Components, ” Advanced Technology of Plasticity , Vol. 1 , Proceedings of the Fifth ICTP ( Columbus, OH ), Oct. 7–10, 1996 . [Beatty, 1997] Beatty R. , “ Advanced Information Management in the Forge Shop, ” Journal of Materials Processing...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250219
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... the early part of the 20th century, but this practice was used only for making tool steels, high alloy steels, and stainless steels where scrap had to be high quality to meet specifications. Scrap was also used in large quantities in the open hearth process to make ordinary carbon steels and engineering...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.9781627083423
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110506
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... require cross-functional cooperation and management support in order to accomplish the desired objectives of improved time to root cause with high success rates. Integrating and streamlining these five disciplines can be a monumental...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... injuries to a woman and the following litigation between her and the manufacturer of the ladder, is an example where the effect of failure is limited to an individual. In contrast, the failure of a pipe in a chemical plant, carrying an inflammable chemical resulted in the total devastation of the entire...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
.... The first minor production of aluminum was in 1854 by the Frenchman Henri Sainte-Claire Deville, who improved on Wöhler’s process by substituting sodium for the more expensive potassium. He managed to produce marble-sized aluminum particles. Sainte-Claire Deville’s work caught the attention of Napoleon III...