Reading Material for Engineering Statistics
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          J. L. Romeu, Professor.
       http://web.cortland.edu/romeu  
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The statistics papers below discuss industrial statistics and
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Can be found in the DSIAC Web Site:
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https://www.dsiac.org/resources/reference_documents2  


INTRODUCTION AND MOTIVATION:
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The Statistical Education of American Engineers
The Journal of the RIAC. Summer of 2012.
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/StatEdAmerEng2012Q2-art3.pdf 

Professional Organizations and the Learning of Stats after College
Revista Empresarial Inter-Metro; UIA-PR
http://ceajournal.metro.inter.edu/spring13/romeujorge0901.pdf


Descriptive: EDA and Distribution Identification:
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Data Quality and Pedigree
AMPTIAC Material Ease 
http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/34/33159.pdf

Statistics I: Random Variables and Distributions
AMPTIAC Material Ease
http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.167.5518&rep=rep1&type=pdf

Empirical Assessment of Normal and Lognormal Distribution Assumptions.
RAC START. Volume 9, Number 6.
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/NLDIST.pdf

Statistical Assumptions of an Exponential Distribution. 
RAC START: Volume 8, Number 2. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/E_ASSUME.pdf
                                            
Empirical Assessment of the Weibull Distribution. 
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 3. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/WEIBULL.pdf

Graphical Comparison of Two Populations. 
RAC START. Volume 9, Number 5. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/2POP.pdf


Inference: Hypothesis Tests and Confidence Intervals:
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Statistics II: On Estimation and Testing
AMPTIAC Material Ease 
http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.167.5974&rep=rep1&type=pdf

Statistical Confidence. 
RAC START: Volume 9, Number 4.
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/STAT_CO.pdf

The Chi-Square: a Large-Sample Goodness of Fit Test
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 4. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/Chi_Square.pdf 

Anderson-Darling: A GoF Test for Small Samples Assumptions
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 5. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/A_DTest.pdf  

The Kolmogorov-Smirnov: a GoF Test for Small Sample Assumptions 
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 6. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/K_STest.pdf

Quality Control Charts
RAC START. Volume 11, Number 4 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/QCCHARTS.pdf

OC Function and Acceptance Sampling Plans
RAC START. Volume 12, Number 1 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/OC_Curves.pdf


Modeling: Regression, Analysis of Variance & DOE:
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Statistics III: Modeling with Regression and ANOVA
AMPTIAC Material Ease 
http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/32/31672.pdf
https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/02c0/0a74bc3c94c8179d6f55abc701b0e7032573.pdf

On Regression Analysis
RIAC RelTique. Vol. 1, No. 1.
http://web.cortland.edu/matresearch/RELTIQUES_V1N1.pdf 

Combining data. 
RAC START. Volume 11, Number 2. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/COMBINE.pdf

MINITAB and Pizza: A Workshop Experiment
Journal of Education Technology Systems
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/Minitab&Pizza.pdf 

Measuring Cost Avoidance with Messy Data
Proc. of the 2004 Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS).
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/RAMSPaper.pdf 

Design and Evaluation of Aquatic Ecosystems via 
Federal Conference on Statistical Modeling
http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/summary?doi=10.1.1.105.349 

Design of Experiments for Reliability Improvement:
Fractional Factorial Designs  
Tutorial. Quanterion Solutions.
http://quanterion.com/ReliabilityQues/V5N2.html


Reliability Modeling and Analysis:
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Reliability Estimations for Exponential Life
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 7. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/R_EXP.pdf

Censored Data. 
RAC START. Volume 11, Number 3. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/CENSOR.pdf

Use of Bayesian Techniques for Reliability
RAC START. Volume 10, Number 8. 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/BAYES.pdf

Understanding Series/Parallel Systems
RAC START. Volume 11, Number 5.
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/S&PSYSREL.pdf

Understanding Availability 
RAC START. Volume 11, Number 6.
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/AVAILSTAT.pdf

Understanding Logistics
RIAC RelTique. Vol. 1, No. 3.
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/LogisticsREL_V1N3.pdf 

Understanding Binomial Sequential Tests
RAC START Vol. 12, Number 2
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/BINSEQ.pdf  

A Discussion on Software Reliability Models 
Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center. Vol. 8, Number 1.
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/1ST_Q2000.pdf


Advanced Statistical Topics:
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Operations Research and Statistics Techniques: 
a key to Quantitative Data Mining
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/ORStatTechInDataMine.pdf 

Determining the Experimental Sample Size
QR&CII Institute Tutorial. Volume 1, No. 1
http://web.cortland.edu/romeu/ExperSampSizeQR&CII.pdf 

Understanding Binomial Sequential Testing 
RAC START. Volume 12, Number 2 
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/BINSEQ.pdf 

Understanding Exponential Sequential Tests
RIAC RELTIQUE/Start SHeet
http://ecs.syr.edu/faculty/romeu/RELTIQUES_V1N2.pdf

Understanding Logistics
RIAC RELTIQUE/Start SHeet 
http://lcs3.syr.edu/faculty/romeu/LogisticsREL_V1N3.pdf


Journal Articles with Statistical Topics:
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Reliability Statistics I: Random Variables and Distributions (pp 9--15)
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/1ST_Q2001.pdf

Reliability Statistics II: On Estimation and Testing (pp 4--9)
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/3q2001.pdf

Reliability Statistics III: On Statistical Modeling of  Reliability Data
http://src.alionscience.com/pdf/4q2001.pdf

Determining the Experimental Sample Size. 
Journal of the Systems Reliability Center (SRC) 
3rd Quarter 2005; pp. 11-21
https://src.alionscience.com/pdf/3Q2005.pdf 

Understanding Availability 
ASQ Statistics Division Newsletter 
Vol. 24, No. 1: Fall 2005 (pp. 4--10)

Understanding Logistics in Systems Analysis
ASA/SPES Newsletter. Summer of 2010
http://www.amstat.org/sections/SPES/Newsletter.html

Additional Readings:
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Group Learning, Contextual Projects, Simulation Models and
Student Presentations in Enticing Engineering Statistics Students.
http://ecs.syr.edu/faculty/romeu/ASAECSEngEd.pdf

The Juarez Lincoln Marti International Education Project:
An Example in Statistical Education and Research
http://www.stat.auckland.ac.nz/~iase/publications/3/3041.pdf  

Updated VIII/2017