Newsletter | January 9, 2020

01.09.20 -- Design Of Experiments 101

Featured Editorial
Design Of Experiments 101: Understanding DOE’s Foundational Elements
By Mark Durivage, Quality Systems Compliance LLC

DOE is a very powerful tool that can be used to characterize a process. This article discusses several types of experiments, as well as the basic statistical tools and techniques, that can be used when performing a DOE.

Industry Insights
Reducing The Life Cycle Cost Of Validation (Part 3): Equipment Selection, Processing, And Maintenance
Article | By Kyle Kulwicki, PTI Engineered Plastics, Inc.

Selecting equipment that will consistently function as needed can help ensure the high level of quality and production uptime required for the lifetime of your product’s production needs.

Glass-Sealed Connectors Help Increase The Longevity And Reliability Of Medical Devices
Article | By Jochen Herzberg, SCHOTT Electronic Packaging

Glass-to-metal sealing technology, already used in other harsh-environment applications such as aviation, aerospace, and automotive safety, has emerged as an ideal solution in the development and manufacture of medical connectors.

Medical Micromolding: Complex Problem-Solving
Article | MTD Micro Molding

Problem solving is what drives the medical device industry. For OEMs to successfully produce medical solutions, they often need to overcome manufacturing challenges. Whether manufacturing a micro-component in-house or working with another molding supplier, sometimes OEMs hit roadblocks.

Keys To Driving Consistent Quality In Contract Manufacturing
Article | SMC Ltd.

Complex products and supply chains present plenty of opportunities for failure, especially when new products are being developed and launched. This article discusses key ingredients to robust and advanced quality planning that is essential to quality in contract manufacturing.

The Nuts And Bolts Of Brushless DC Motors
White Paper | Canon USA, Inc. Optoelectronic Components

Read an overview of BLDC motors, their basic components, how they operate, how they differ, and where they are used.

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