Design for Six Sigma: A Roadmap for Product Development, Second Edition

by: Kai Yang, Basem S. El-Haik


Abstract: An update of the leading resource for industrial engineers and Six Sigma black belts who want to start a Design for Six Sigma programThe first edition of this field-defining handbook made it easier to implement Design for Six Sigma in new product and service development. Now updated throughout, Design for Six Sigma, Second Edition, retains the core of the previous version, while adding extensive new chapters and learning modules on innovation, lean product development, computer simulation, and critical parameter management - plus new thread-through case studies.This updated edition provides unrivalled real-world product development experience and priceless walk-throughs that help readers choose the right design tools at every stage of product and service development. The book includes detailed directions, careful comparisons, and work-out calculations that make every step of the Design for Six Sigma process easier.
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Title: Design for Six Sigma: A Roadmap for Product Development, Second Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2009, 2003 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ISBN: 9780071547673

Authors:

Kai Yang Ph.D., is an associate professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at Wayne State University in Detroit. He is also a consultant with extensive experience in quality and reliability engineering.

Basem S. El-Haik Ph.D., is director of Enterprise Excellence and is presently spearheading the effort to deploy Design for Six Sigma across Textron Enterprise.

Description: An update of the leading resource for industrial engineers and Six Sigma black belts who want to start a Design for Six Sigma programThe first edition of this field-defining handbook made it easier to implement Design for Six Sigma in new product and service development. Now updated throughout, Design for Six Sigma, Second Edition, retains the core of the previous version, while adding extensive new chapters and learning modules on innovation, lean product development, computer simulation, and critical parameter management - plus new thread-through case studies.This updated edition provides unrivalled real-world product development experience and priceless walk-throughs that help readers choose the right design tools at every stage of product and service development. The book includes detailed directions, careful comparisons, and work-out calculations that make every step of the Design for Six Sigma process easier.