acceptance sampling


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a statistical procedure for accepting or rejecting a batch of merchandise or documents

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Inspection of raw materials or finished products using acceptance sampling is one aspect of quality assurance.
Schilling, Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control, American Society for Quality, Milwaukee, Wis, USA, 1982.
The acceptance sampling plan for anything being tested is given in terms of the percentage or proportion that departs from some requirement.
Standard acceptance sampling terminology refers to [Alpha] and [Beta] as the producer's risk (PR) and the consumer's risk (CR), respectively, [[Mu].sub.0] is referred to as the producer's quality level (PQL), and [[Mu].sub.1] is referred to as the consumer's quality level (CQL).
In such cases inspection is restricted to a carefully drawn sample, a procedure referred to as "acceptance sampling." Statistical methods are used to determine the size of the sample as well as its composition, to ensure that it is representative of the entire lot.
From here they go on to cover a wide range of statistical process control (SPC) and acceptance sampling topics with considerable depth.
Processing error is controlled most commonly by instituting standard quality control procedures like acceptance sampling and process-control techniques.
In the manufacturing industries, acceptance sampling plan has been widely used for inspection purposes.
The course will be delivered by Dr Basel Shadid, who will also introduce problem-solving tools and basic statistical concepts, process control and process capability plans, acceptance sampling, and attribute controls.
Contract notice: Id13ser014 open procedure for the signing of an agreement for the assignment of the service cup, checkout and acceptance, acceptance sampling, civil health and other ancillary administrative services.
The reference includes numerous appendices and a CD-ROM that contains a simulated CQE exam, sample exam questions, acceptance sampling tables, and audio presentations.
In recent years, acceptance sampling has been downplayed as a recommended tool because of the implication that quality is inspected into the product.
Finally, acceptance sampling procedures are considered and product and process design is explored in terms of reliability and the effects of time on the product, experimentals design, and the Taguchi method for design and quality improvement.