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Six Sigma

Projects and Personal Experiences

In the new millennium the increasing expectation of customers and products complexity has forced companies to find new solutions and better alternatives to improve the quality of their products. Lean and Six Sigma methodology provides the best solutions to many problems and can be used as an accelerator in industry, business and even health care sectors. Due to its flexible nature, the Lean and Six Sigma methodology was rapidly adopted by many top and even small companies. This book provides the necessary guidance for selecting, performing and evaluating various procedures of Lean and Six Sigma. In the book you will find personal experiences in the field of Lean and Six Sigma projects in business, industry and health sectors.

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Six SigmaProjects and Personal ExperiencesEdited by Abdurrahman Coskun

Published: July 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/679

ISBN: 978-953-307-370-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5096-1

Copyright year: 2011

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75024 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Lean Six Sigma

By Vivekananthamoorthy N and Sankar S


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2. Definition of the Guide for Implementation Lean

By Adan Valles-Chavez and Jaime Sanchez


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3. Quality Function Deployment in Continuous Improvement

By Elizabeth A. Cudney and Cassandra C. Elrod


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4. Analysing Portfolios of LeanSix Sigma Projects

By Theodore T. Allen, James E. Brady and Jason Schenk


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5. Successful Projects from the Application of Six Sigma Methodology

By Jaime Sanchez and Adan Valles-Chavez


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6. Applying Six Sigma Concepts, Techniquesand Method for Service Management: Business and IT Service Management (BSM & ITSM)

By Rajesh Radhakrishnan


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7. Demystifying Six Sigma Metrics in Software

By Ajit Ashok Shenvi


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8. Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility Methodologies Suitable for Complex Test Systems in Semi-Conductor Manufacturing

By Sandra Healy and Michael Wallace


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9. Adapting Lean Processes for the Hospital/Surgical Environment

By Jaideep J Pandit and Meghana Pandit


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