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A process control method based on five-parameter generalized lambda distribution


  • Majid Ahmadabadi


  • Yaghub Farjami


  • Mohammad Bameni Moghadam



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  • Majid Ahmadabadi & Yaghub Farjami & Mohammad Bameni Moghadam, 2012. "A process control method based on five-parameter generalized lambda distribution," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, vol. 46(4), pages 1097-1111, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:qualqt:v:46:y:2012:i:4:p:1097-1111
    DOI: 10.1007/s11135-011-9550-x

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    1. Maravelakis, Petros & Panaretos, John & Psarakis, Stelios, 2002. "Effect of Estimation of the Process Parameters on the Control Limits of the Univariate Control Charts for Process Dispersion," MPRA Paper 6386, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    Control chart; GLD; ARL; Short run production; LCL; UCL;


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