acceptance sampling


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Noun1.acceptance sampling - a statistical procedure for accepting or rejecting a batch of merchandise or documentsacceptance sampling - a statistical procedure for accepting or rejecting a batch of merchandise or documents; involves determining the maximum number of defects discovered in a sample before the entire batch is rejected
quality control - maintenance of standards of quality of manufactured goods
sample distribution, sampling, sample - items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population
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The first branch addresses appropriately linking customer criticality to the RQL (reject quality level) assigned and used in implementing acceptance sampling plans (ASP).
Acceptance sampling plans lay down conditions for acceptance or rejection of the immediate lot inspected.
Acceptance sampling is one of the major areas of statistical quality control which comes under statistical product control.
The IFS Quality Management module also includes several improvements such as acceptance sampling.IFS s rental management capability contains numerous new and improved features as well as major usability enhancements.
He said the workshop was led by Dr Basel Shadid, who introduced problem-solving tools and basic statistical concepts, process control and process capability plans, acceptance sampling, and attribute controls.
This number is used in acceptance sampling, an older but still common method of conducting QA.
The acceptance sampling plans have been widely used in industries for maintaining the high quality level of the product at the minimum inspection cost [1, 2].
* Supplier documentation: Maintain or link to the documentation of important specifications, including inspection plans, delivery windows and acceptance sampling for received items.
Schilling (Rochester Institute of Technology) and Neubauer (Corning Incorporated) introduce some of the best known and most practical methods of statistical acceptance sampling for quality control in business and industry, while including sufficient theoretical material to allow the book to be used as a college level text for courses in acceptance sampling at the upper undergraduate level.
[7] Radhakrishnan, R., 2002, "Contribution to the study on selection of certain acceptance sampling plans", Ph.D thesis, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India.
9 Proper Use of Acceptance Sampling and Statistical Process Control to Augment FM Control Programs.