Design of Experiments (DOE) is a methodology that can be effective for general problem solving, as well as for improving or optimizing product design and manufacturing processes. Specific applications of DOE include, but are not limited to, identifying root causes to quality or production problems, identifying optimized design and process settings, achieving robust designs, and generating predictive math models that describe physical system behavior.
This introductory on-demand course provides an example scenario to give learners the opportunity to discover situations that may warrant a designed experiment. As the scenario is developed, the audience learns the DOE process steps and the definition of relevant terms. The topics covered include the benefits of conducting a DOE, DOE history, and the goals of different types of DOEs. Finally, examples of several success stories are provided to demonstrate the broad range of situations that have benefited from experimentation.
While the course module is approximately 45 minutes in length, the estimated time to completion, including knowledge checks and the learning assessment is 90 minutes.
By participating in this On Demand Course, you will be able to:
*SAE International is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for this course.
This course will benefit engineers involved in product design and/or optimization; process design and/or optimization; quality improvement efforts such as defect elimination, warranty avoidance or similar initiatives; and technicians, analysts and managers who support engineers in these efforts. This course has no specific course prerequisites.
Additional DOE modules are being planned to provide a comprehensive DOE curriculum. You many also consider attending the live web seminar Design of Experiments (DOE) for Engineers (WB0932) delivered in six, two-hour sessions led by Kevin Zielinski or the two-day classroom seminar with the same name and instructor (C0406).
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