Call for Papers - Management and Production Journal (Gestão & Produção)
Special Issue on: "Statistical Process Monitoring and Control"
Prof. Subhabrata Chakraborti (Chair of the editorial board of the special issue), University of Alabama, USA
Prof. Eugenio K. Epprecht, Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Brazil
Dr. Felipe S. Jardim, Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Brazil
Prof. Pedro Oprime, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil
Dr. Ross. S. Sparks, CSIRO, Australia
There is an increase in interest and demand both by academics and practitioners in the field of statistical process monitoring and control. The aim of this special issue is to capture some of the new trends and studies in the field. The goal is to identify recent research and new subjects in the area, as well as future areas of interest. Original methodological contributions along with applications and case studies are of interest. The special issue is targeted towards Brazilian and international researchers who work on these topics, to build possible collaborations.
Suitable topics related to Statistical Process Monitoring and Control include, but are not limited, to the following:
- Nonparametric statistical process monitoring and control;
- Statistical process control of multivariate processes;
- Economic design of control charts;
- Capability indices, Acceptance sampling, and Acceptance control charts;
- Effects of parameter estimation on control charts;
- Control charts in healthcare applications;
- Control charts for auto-correlated data;
- Control charts for modern environments (such as Big Data) and non-standard applications;
- Other topics not listed above.
Notes for Prospective Authors
Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
All papers should be written in English (no translation into Portuguese will be required).
All papers will be refereed through a peer review process.
All papers must be submitted online in http://gp.submitcentral.com.br. To submit a paper, please read our journal page instructions - http://www.dep.ufscar.br/revista/eng/.
For Creating a manuscript Word for Windows should be used. Font should be Times New Roman with font (Word for Windows®), size 12 and a with 1.5 line spacing should be applied throughout. All margins should be 2.5 cm and paper size should be A4 (210X297). It is desirable that each manuscript should have a maximum 22 pages without references. The maximum file size for each manuscript is 3 MB. More information about the format can be obtained at: http://www.dep.ufscar.br/revista/eng/infoautores.html
More information is provided on the journal's website and questions may be addressed to: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Paper submission: June 01, 2019 – December 31, 2019.
Tentative Notification to authors: June 31, 2020.