## I'm a Beginner

What are the benefits of design of experiments (DOE)?

How do I get started with Stat-Ease software?

#### What is DOE?

Stat-Ease offers a wealth of education on DOE.

eLearning: Stat-Ease Academy – FREE eLearning courses available on-demand. Learn basic DOE concepts and jump into factorial DOE.

On-Demand Webinar: DOE Crash Course for Experimenters – 1 hour recorded webinar answers the question “What is DOE?”

Book: DOE Simplified: Practical Tools for Effective Experimentation, 3rd Edition, by Anderson & Whitcomb—This updated introductory text covers the basic essentials about factorial DOE. It is filled with interesting anecdotes and sidebars that make it fun to read.

eLearning add-on: Bring the DOE Simplified book to life with a free companion eLearning experience, the DOE Simplified Launchpad. This completely narrated presentation of the first three chapters of the book includes hands-on exercises. It is designed to bring you up to speed on the basics of two-level factorial design.

#### Articles:

1. Trimming the FAT out of Experimental Methods— a primer on DOE versus the traditional OFAT method of experimentation.
2. Magic of Multifactor Testing Revealed by Fun Physics Experiment—a fun intro to design of experiments with a bouncy ball experiment.
3. Eight Keys to Successful DOE—Using DOE successfully depends on understanding eight fundamental concepts which are explained in this article.

#### How do I get started with Design-Expert or Stat-Ease 360 software?

YouTube Video: On-demand webinar: New User Intro to Design-Expert Software. Our DOE expert introduces the three types of DOE’s – factorial, response surface and mixture designs using either Design-Expert or Stat-Ease 360.

YouTube Channel: Visit Statistics Made Easy by Stat-Ease and explore the wealth of recorded videos. Check out the Academic Corner to start.

Design-Expert/Stat-Ease 360 Tutorials: the software is loaded with Tutorials that walk you through the basic design and analysis steps for each DOE type.

eLearning: Stat-Ease Academy – FREE eLearning courses available on-demand. Use Design-Expert or Stat-Ease 360 software while learning basic DOE concepts and factorial design.