Process Capability

  • Merton R. Hubbard


Before examining the mechanics of process capability analysis, it would be wise to define the subject. With only two words to define, this would appear to be a trivial task. According to the dictionary, the word process refers to steps (or operations, or changes) leading to a particular result, and capability is defined as the capacity for an indicated use. Let us examine a few more definitions of process capability, proposed by various authorities in the field.


Control Chart Control Limit Capability Index Process Capability Index Lower Control Limit 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

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