QCAS / Volume 56 / Issue 5-6

Title Cat:App Page
An application of fuzzy random variables to control charts 110:Y 429
Nonparametric multivariate control charts based on a linkage ranking algorithm 119:Y 431
On the expected parts per million nonconforming levels obtained from estimated process capability indices 130:Y 435
Variation reduction for multistage manufacturing processes: A comparison survey of statistical-process-control vs. stream- of-variation methodologies 190:Y 437
Estimation of sample selection models with two selection mechanisms 210:Y 441
Statistical thinking and methods in quality improvement: A look to the future 311:Y 443
Guru guide 311:Y 447
C-Kano model: A novel approach for discovering attractive quality elements 319:Y 449
Proactive coaching for employee development and improved business results 331:Y 453
Emotional intelligence: A catalyst for inspirational leadership and management excellence 334:A 457
Brace for impact 341:Y 461
Performance evaluation of purchasing and supply management busing value chain DEA approach 351:A 463
Squaring customer demands, brand strength, and production requirements: A case example of an integrated product and branding strategy 359:Y 467
Total quality management (TQM) strategy and organisational characteristics: Evidence from a recent WTO member 410:Y 471
Barriers and benefits of quality management in the construction industry: An empirical study 410:Y 475
Competitive benchmarking for fleet cost management 440:A 479
Core values in hospitals: A comparative study 490:B 483
Medication discharge planning prior to hospital discharge 490:B 485
The effects of physicians’ feelings of empowerment and service quality perceptions on hospital recommendations 490:B 489
Mixed signals: Prevent confusion about statistical terms that have multiple meanings 510:Y 491
Max-type rank tests, U-tests and adaptive tests for the two-sample location problem – An asymptotic power study 511:Y 493
Simultaneous optimization of mean and standard deviation 515:Y 495
On monitoring process variance with individual observations 515:Y 499
Modeling the variability of rankings 515:Y 503
The generalized-trend-diffusion modeling algorithm for small data sets in the early stages of manufacturing systems 519:Y 505
Three-level and mixed-level orthogonal arrays for lean designs 529:Y 509
Nonparametric tests of the Markov hypothesis in continuous-time models 551:Y 513
Factors driving website success – The key role of Internet customisation and the influence of website design quality and Internet marketing strategy 640:Y 515
The impact of customer relationship management through implementation of information systems 650:Y 519
Empirical procedure for modelling the variation transmission in a manufacturing process 660:M 523
Tooling adjustment strategy for acceptable product quality in assembly processes 660:M 527
Stakeholder perspective on urban transport system service quality 660:Z 531
Quality in search of meanings: The case of Italian universities 680:T 533
A critique of the use of self-evaluation in a compulsory accreditation system 680:T 535
Impact of policy and process design on the performance of intake and treatment processes in mental health care: A system dynamics case study 690:B 539
On the map: What good process mapping can do for your organization 740:Y 541
Modelling the performance of CoP in knowledge management 740:Y 543
Self-assessment for measuring business excellence: The MUSABE method 790:Y 547
An approach that can quickly assess product reliability 820:Y 551
Reliability estimation by ALT when no analytical model holds 820:Y 555
Stress test optimization using an integrated production test and field reliability model 820:Y 559
Finite mixture of exponential model and its applications to renewal & reliability theory 820:Y 563
System reliability for quickest path problems under time threshold and budget 820:Y 565
Optimal preventive maintenance policy under fuzzy Bayesian reliability assessment environments 820:Y 567
Journal Contents 571
Book Contents 601
Subject Index 603
Author Index 607