The Economic Design of a Dual Purpose Multicharacteristic Quality Control System Academic Article uri icon


  • Recent research on industrial quality control systems has emphasized economic modeling in I contrast with earlier works based primarily on statistical considerations. Often treated as separate systems, process control and acceptance sampling have received considerable attention from the cost based approach. This article brings together these two related quality control functions through the development of an economic model for the situation in which lot by lot sampling has the dual purpose of controlling I the lot mean and determining lot disposition. 1973 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.

published proceedings

  • A I I E Transactions

author list (cited authors)

  • Latimer, B. A., Bennett, G. K., & Schmidt, J. W.

citation count

  • 5

complete list of authors

  • Latimer, Barry A||Bennett, G Kemble||Schmidt, JW

publication date

  • January 1973