Welcome to the Statistics Division!

The Statistics Division was formed to serve as a focal point and resource for the quality community, both to help explain and communicate existing statistical methods and motivate development of new or improved tools and techniques. The Statistics Division welcomes statistical practitioners of all levels and fields of application. Learn how to understand your process data with us!


  • A story of how a student became involved with the Statistics Division
    Katherine Allen-Moyer first became involved in ASQ as a third year statistics graduate student when her advisor asked her to submit a presentation abstract for the 2017 Fall Technical Conference. Her With it being her first conference talk, Katherine was excited when not only was her presentation accepted, but also the student travel award she ... more
  • ASQ’s Data Science Interest Group (DSIG) Community
    We are pleased to invite you to join ASQ’s Data Science Interest Group (DSIG) Community. Industry 4.0 recognizes that Quality programs and Data Science are intertwined. DSIG brings together professionals to democratize Data Science by creating a community of field experts and knowledgeable quality professionals. If you are interested to join ASQ ... more
  • August 2020 Statistics Division Webinar Recording & Slides
    This webinar discussed the concepts of design of experiments (DOE) and multivariate data analytics (MVDA), including process modeling and monitoring and their application to product quality. The speakers explained how multivariate data analytical methods can facilitate and amplify applications like process analytical technology (PAT) and ... more

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Atousa Pourfard
Hello ASQ Friends,

I would like to understand more about
ASQ/ANSI Quality Standards Z1.4 & Z1.9. 
This is a need for ...
Hi Atousa,

This YouTube video  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFscyKpA4n0  seems to explain fairly well ...
Diego Kuonen
Are the slides of the  "ASQ Statistics Division Webinar - Statistical Process Control: Myths, Misconceptions ...
Diego Kuonen Mar '20
Hi Diego,

Please go to  ...
Valerie Hassan
HI all- I'm interested in finding a couple of speakers local to San Diego County (CA) to provide some keynote and ...
Valerie Hassan Jan '20
Mindy Hotchkiss
Probabilistic Risk Assessment- Principal Role :
- Provide expertise in the application of system safety and ...
Mindy Hotchkiss Oct '19
Geoff Farmer
This post was sent in by Susan Young:    We are an OEM Mfg. that has 100$% inspection. We put a dock to stock in place and ...
Geoff Farmer Aug '19
The Statistics Division has an ebook on Skip Lot Sampling available for $15 through ASQ Press, part of our How To ...
It would be interesting to know why dock to stock didn’t “take off”.

In any case to implement skip lot sampling you ...
Ronald Kelley

I just received a newsletter from the Statistics Division. Thanks! Along with the exciting news of the ...
Ronald Kelley Aug '19
HI Ronald,

So sorry the first E-zine this month didn't have the link.  I hope you caught it in the second E-zine or saw ...
Charles Wynn
As a professional who uses some basic statistical tools and who is looking at potentially pursuing graduate work ...
Charles Wynn Jun '19
If you aren't close to a university that offers a Masters in Statistics, the online option is the way to go.  Online ...
Hi Charles, there are a number of different flavors of programs, so depending on what you are looking for as a career ...
    Mindy Hotchkiss
    Please post available job postings of interest to this community under the Job Board Discussion group.
    Mindy Hotchkiss Jun '19
    Mindy Hotchkiss
    The Statistics Division traditionally maintained a list of Speakers available to groups for local events, ...
    Mindy Hotchkiss Jun '19
    HI- so how do I access this Stats Division speaker list?
    I'm interested in presenting some stats topics at future ...
    Hi Valerie, this sounds like an interesting program. The Statistics Division historically had a speaker list ...
    HI- got that list available ? 

    Thank you.

    Valerie Hassan
    Secretary, ASQ Palomar Section 
    (interim Programs ...
    Geoff Farmer
    This article, by Dr. Adam Pintar of NIST and former Chair of the ASQ Statistics Division is very informative is ...

    Geoff Farmer Jun '19

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