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The Sustainability in a Quality Improvement Model


  • Nguyen Thanh-Dat

    () („Lucian Blaga” University of Sibiu, Romania; Quy Nhon University, Vietnam)

  • Kifor Claudiu Vasile

    () („Lucian Blaga” University of Sibiu, Romania)


Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to promote the integration of sustainable development concepts and conceptual models in engineering research, and therefore, to enhance sustainability of research models. Particularly, the concepts are integrated with an integrated theoretical model of knowledge management and DMAIC (Define-Measure-Analysis-Improve-Control) process.

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  • Nguyen Thanh-Dat & Kifor Claudiu Vasile, 2015. "The Sustainability in a Quality Improvement Model," Balkan Region Conference on Engineering and Business Education, Sciendo, vol. 1(1), pages 1-9, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:vrs:brcebe:v:1:y:2015:i:1:p:9:n:19

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