Best Reference Books – Quality Control and Reliability

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Quality Control and Reliability subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Quality Control and Reliability along with reviews.

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1. “Quality Control and Industrial Statistics” by A J Duncan
2. “Total Quality Control” by A V Feigenbaum

Book Review: This book demonstrates profitability achievement through quality. All the principles are put into practice and many success factors are completely explored. The book also demonstrates quality control building into many operations phase like product and service development, production engineering, marketing, distribution, sales, customer service and many more. The book also contains discussion on quality control significance on corporate profitability and also includes management principles to achieve total quality orientation.

3. “The Assurance Sciences” by S Halpern

Book Review: This book is useful for readers who deal with statistical treatment for reliability assurance. The book contains chapters on product reliability, equipment survival, reliability prediction methods and reliability testing. This book is very useful for people involved in reliability engineering of products. The book also focuses on statistical mathematics and contains chapters devoted to maintenance and integrated logistic support. This is a very good reference book for students of electrical engineering.

4. “SPC, Concepts, Methodologies and Tools” by A Zaidi

“SPC, Concepts, Methodologies and Tools” Book Review: The book is a clear and precise text presenting all the elements that enable a day-to-day application of the technique of SPC. The book starts with a description of the close correlation between quality, competitiveness and the necessity of adopting methodologies and preventive techniques to implement continuous improvement cycles. Moving forward to the actual technique, the related concepts, methodology and the tools are discussed. To give better practical knowledge and relatable content to the readers many examples of the given techniques are mentioned. The book will be useful for courses in Statistical Process Control/Total Quality Management (TQM) and for practicing engineers.

5. “Quality Control for Profit” by Lester Mottley Enrick Lester
6. “Applications of Quality Control in the Service Industries” by A C Rosander

“Applications of Quality Control in the Service Industries” Book Review: The book highlights the role of quality control in the industrial sector. All the key concepts, principles, and characteristics used in service industries are described in this book. The techniques and methodologies of quality control are mentioned in this text. The applications of control in industries are described in detail. The book also compares the principles of control with successful applications of control in service industries. It will be useful for industrial statisticians and quality practitioners.

7. “Analysis of Reliability and Quality Control: Fracture Mechanics 1 (Iste)” by Ammar Grous

“Analysis of Reliability and Quality Control: Fracture Mechanics 1 (Iste)” Book Review: The laws of statistical distributions experienced in various scientific and technical fields are mentioned in this book. These laws are necessary for understanding probability behavior and mechanical structures of components. The book features tests of adequacy like the Pearson (x2) test, the Kolmogorov-Smirnov (KS) test, and a few more relevant tests. The content of this book will help the readers in decision-making. The later chapters present practical examples using mathematics as a tool. The book will be useful for technicians, engineers, designers, students, and teachers working in the fields of engineering and vocational education.

8. “Multivariate Quality Control: Theory and Applications” by Fuchs Kenett

“Multivariate Quality Control: Theory and Applications” Book Review: The book is an excellent blend of theoretical and practical analysis of multivariate data. The key concepts and techniques used in ‘Multivariate Quality Control’ are explained in the book. All the technologies related to multivariate quality control techniques and the applications of these technologies are highlighted in this piece of writing. Many case studies, computer graphic analysis, and multivariate profile charts are included in this book. The book can be referred by advanced graduate students and seasoned professionals.

9. “Modern Industrial Statistics: The Design and Control of Quality and Reliability” by Kenett and Ron Kenett

“Modern Industrial Statistics: The Design and Control of Quality and Reliability” Book Review: The book is basically for graduate and post-graduate students in the areas of statistical quality and engineering, but is equally important for industrial statisticians, researchers and practitioners of preceding fields. It contains vast theory and also introduces readers with practical approaches in industrial statistics. The topics like computer-intensive data analysis, acceptance sampling, univariate and multivariate statistical process control, design of experiments, quality by design, and reliability using classical and Bayesian methods are discussed in this book. For better understanding of the readers many real-life case studies and exercises are included in this book.

10. “Reliability and Availability of Quality Control Based on Wavelet Computer Vision” by Igor Vujovic and Ivica Kuzmanic

“Reliability and Availability of Quality Control Based on Wavelet Computer Vision” Book Review: The book is based on the reliability and availability of visual quality control systems. The wavelet-based analysis is discussed thoroughly. All the experimental results and the parameters related to sensitivity of visual quality control and noise are mentioned in this book. The later section of the book presents potential alternative approaches and examines system availability and reliability models. Many problems as well as calculations of their solutions are included in this book.

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