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Computer Programs: Wald Sequential Sampling for Attribute Inspection

Summary: A BASIC program is presented that eliminates the need for lengthy manual calculations for attribute sequential sampling plans. The program prints out a table of accept/reject numbers and probabilities of acceptance and average sample numbers for a range of proportion nonconforming values.

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  • Topics: Sampling
  • Keywords: Computer programs,Attribute sampling plans,Sample size,Operating Characteristic (OC) curve,Sampling plans
  • Author: Garrison, David R.; Hickey, John J.
  • Journal: Journal of Quality Technology