Uses of the Uniform Continuous Distribution

The continuous uniform distribution represents a situation where all outcomes in a range between a minimum and maximum value are equally likely. From a theoretical perspective, this distribution is a key one in risk analysis; many Monte Carlo software algorithms use a sample from this distribution (between zero and one) to generate random samples from […]

Six Sigma Baking?

In the midst of the holiday season, I want to bring up the subject of applying Six Sigma to food preparation, mainly baking.  I am not implying that you try to apply Six Sigma variation reducing techniques to anyone’s holiday baking as it could cause negative unintended consequences, like boxed macaroni and cheese dinners for […]