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Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Quantitative Methods for Technology

IET 15000 / 3 Cr. (3 Class)

Application of statistical techniques to typical problems in technology. Topics include data collection, descriptive statistics calculation, hypot testing, sampling, continuous and discrete distribution, probability, ANOVA, and related topics. The course also introduces the use of spreadsheet and other software to solve statistical calculations. Introduction to SPC is included. Basic metrology, concepts of gage and meter calibration calculations, instrument linearity, repeatability, reproducibility, sensitivity, precision, and instrument control are included.