Getting Started with P‑M Analysis
P‑M analysis is a structured process that helps us identify and analyze the mechanisms, physical principles, and factors that generate a complex phenomenon. Learn the prerequisites to getting started with the 8‑step process and the seven common mistakes to avoid.
What Is P-M Analysis?
Getting Started with P-M Analysis
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P-M Analysis Step 1: Clarify the Phenomenon
P-M Analysis Step 2: What Is a Physical Analysis?
P-M Analysis Step 2: How to Conduct a Physical Analysis
P-M Analysis Step 2: How to Draw a Process Diagram
P-M Analysis Step 3: Identify Constituent Conditions
P-M Analysis Step 4: Study the Relevance of 4M Factors
P-M Analysis Step 5: Define Optimal Conditions
P-M Analysis Step 6: Study Investigation and Measurement Methods
P-M Analysis Step 7 Identify Deviations from Optimal Conditions
P-M Analysis Step 8 Draft and implement corrective action plan
How to Sustain the Results of P-M analysis
How to Use a P-M Analysis Storyboard
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