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Design for Six Sigma

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ISBN-10: 0071413766

ISBN-13: 9780071413763

Edition: 2003

Authors: Greg Brue, Robert G. Launsby

List price: $16.95
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Aimed at all managers in the organizational heirarchy, this book explains 'Design for Six Sigma' - a systematic methodology using tools, training and measurements to enable the design of products, services, and processes that meet customer expectations at Six Sigma quality levels.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 6/9/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 180
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

What Is Design for Six Sigma?
Six Sigma: The Basics
Design for Six Sigma
Design for Six Sigma Defined and Explained
Myths About DFSS
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 1
Why Do Design for Six Sigma?
Why New Products and Services Fail
DFSS and the Customer
DFSS and Quality
DFSS and Time
DFSS and the Bottom Line
Competitive Advantages
More Than Just Tools
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 2
Core of Design for Six Sigma
The IDOV Method
P--Plan/Prerequisites Phase
I--Identify Phase
D--Design Phase
O--Optimize Phase
V--Verify/Validate Phase
The Basics by Any Name
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 3
Design for Six Sigma Metrics
What Should You Measure?
Question Everything
Measurement Reliability and Validity
Financial Linkage of Metrics and Results
Guidelines for Metrics
Some Statistics
Other Important Factors
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 4
People and Resources
Key Players and the DFSS Infrastructure
Executive Leaders
Master Black Belt
Black Belts
Green Belts
Team Members
Rewards and Recognition
On to Implementing
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 5
Implementing DFSS Successfully
CEOs and Executive Managers
Executive Managers
Executive Managers and Champions
Causes of Failure
Lessons Learned
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 6
DFSS Tools, Part 1
Phase-Gate Project Reviews
Measurement System Analysis
Voice of the Customer (VOC)
Quality Function Deployment (QFD)
DFSS Scorecards
Pugh Concept Selection Technique
Design for X (DFx)
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 7
DFSS Tools, Part 2
Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Anticipatory Failure Determination (AFD)
Process Capability and Performance Studies
Multi-Vari Analysis
Design of Experiments (DOE)
Monte Carlo Simulation
Robust Design: Taguchi Methods
Tolerance Design and Tolerance Analysis
Control Plan
Tools, Tools, and More Tools
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 8
How to Sustain Design for Six Sigma
After 99.99966%, What Next?
Keeping the Capability
Keep the Customers in Mind and Involved
Make the Most of What You Know
Vision and Leadership
Infrastructure, Reinforcement, and Control
Organizational Culture
Into Every Area
Expanding DFSS Beyond the Organization
Manager's Checklist for Chapter 9