Skip to Main Content
Skip Nav Destination

Taguchi on Robust Technology Development: Bringing Quality Engineering Upstream

Genichi Taguchi
Genichi Taguchi
Search for other works by this author on:
No. of Pages:
ASME Press
Publication date:

The front page of the Ashi News on April 17, 1979 compared the quality levels of Sony color TV sets made in Japanese plants and those made in the San Diego, California, plant. The quality characteristic used to compare these sets was the color density distribution, which affects color balance. Although all the color TV sets had the same design, most American customers thought that the color TV sets made in the San Diego plant were of lower quality than those made in Japan.

The distribution of the quality characteristic of these color TV sets was given in the Ashi...

2.1 Comparing the Quality Levels of Sony TV Sets Made in Japan and in San Diego
2.2 Loss Function
Discussion: About Quality Loss Function
This content is only available via PDF.
You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal