Term of Award
Master of Science
Document Type and Release Option
Thesis (open access)
Charles W. Champ
Committee Member 1
Richard J. Hathaway
Committee Member 2
John A. Rafter
When monitoring the mean of a continuous quality measure it is often recommended a separate chart be used to monitor the variability. These charts are traditionally designed separately. This project considers them together as a combined charting procedure and gives recommendations for their design. This is based on an average run length (ARL) analysis. The run length distribution is determined using two methods both based on a Markov chain approach.
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Barrs, Keith Jacob, "An Analysis of Shewhart Quality Control Charts to Monitor Both the Mean and Variability" (1996). Legacy ETDs. 947.