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On the Charting Procedures: MEWMA Chart and DD-Diagram

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In light of rapid development of customer requirements, control procedures of quality concept use multivariate analysis. This is because of recent advances in information technology and in recording. The charting procedures are based on Mahalanobis distance but their performance needs normality and a type-I error rate choice. The DD-diagram is an alternative scheme that uses data depth to avoid these conditions rarely met in practice. For a given error-free sample, the performance of DD-diagram and that of multivariate EWMA control procedures are compared through a real example on individual observations taken from a multivariate quality process.

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Hajlaoui, M. (2015) On the Charting Procedures: MEWMA Chart and DD-Diagram. Open Journal of Statistics, 5, 373-381. doi: 10.4236/ojs.2015.55039.


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