Tea Time -- 26 October 2005
Genichi Taguchi is the author of the Taguchi method of statistical analysis whose aim is to reduce variance (and increase quality) in a method. It is often associated with six sigma quality management.
Toby: What'cha doing?
Joel: Steeping tea.
Toby: I can see that. why so many cups?
Joel: I'm trying to determine how to make the best cup of tea possible.
Joel: I set up an orthogonal array based on the key, independent variables, and will use the Taguchi method to find the ideal values for each variable.
Toby: Are you avoiding Joules because you two got in a fight again?