Dec 01, 2021  
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CHEE 418 Strategies for Process Investigations F | 3.5


Lecture: 3
Lab: 0
Tutorial: 3
The roles of designed experiments and data analysis procedures in process investigations are discussed. Applications of two-level factorial and fractional factorial designs in screening studies and higher-order designs for response surface characterization and exploration are examined. Least squares procedures for fitting and testing mathematical models, and for assessing model predictions, are described. Empirical in-plant optimization procedures are also considered. Established and evolving approaches for quality and productivity improvement are examined. The design component of this course is the planning and execution of an experimental investigation, the analysis of the resulting data, and the formulation of recommendations on the basis of those results.

Academic Units:
Mathematics 12
Natural Sciences 0
Complementary Studies 0
Engineering Science 18
Engineering Design 12

PREREQUISITE(S): CHEE 209  and CHEE 331, or permission of the department
EXCLUSION(S): STAT 361



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