The Return of Henry Yennie–and Gustav

Now that Hurricane Gustav has blown out of the picture, it’s time to catch up with Henry Yennie, of the Louisiana State Department of Mental Health.  I reported earlier on Henry’s decision evaluation study of evacuation plans for the City of New Orleans.  The questions he was trying to answer with Palisade Corporation’s Monte Carlo […]

SixSigmaIn demonstrates how Monte Carlo Simulation is used in Tolerance analysis

Recently, Franco Anzani of SixSigmaIn Team and Marco Manara of Casappa S.p.A. worked together on a Six Sigma tolerance analysis project where they used Palisade Corporation’s @RISK 5.0. The model represents a tolerance analysis study performed to solve a potential assembly issue in a gear pump typically used in forklifts and low noise emission machines. The […]