Bo Bergman

Professor at Quality Sciences

Bo Bergman is Professor emeritus and since 1999 an SKF Professor at the Division of Service Management and Logistics at Chalmers University of Technology. During 1983 - 1999 he was Professor of Quality Technology and Management at Linköping University, where he was responsible for the creation of education and research in the quality field. During Bo’s years in Linköping, around five hundred engineering MSc students have specialised in quality related topics, 30 licentiate degrees have been presented and eleven PhD dissertations.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2014–2014

Användbara data

Ida Gremyr Quality Sciences
Hendry Raharjo Quality Sciences
Bo Bergman Quality Sciences
SKL

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Publications

2016

From process management towards dynamic capability

Bo Bergman,
Acta Medica Academica. Vol. 45 (2), p. 175-177
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

An Emerging Science of Improvement in Health Care

Bo Bergman, Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren et al
Quality Engineering. Vol. 27, p. 17-34
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Outliers effect in measurement data for T-peel adhesion test using Robust parameter design

R. Dolah, Z. Miyagi, Bo Bergman et al
Jurnal Teknologi (Sciences and Engineering). Vol. 68 (4), p. 77-81
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Exploring the use of the Lexis diagram for monitoring lead times in health care: the illustrative case of an outpatient referral process

Marco Santos, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Anders Plantin et al
Total Quality Management and Business Excellence. Vol. 25 (7-8), p. 876-888
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Is early treatment of acute chest pain provided sooner to patients who speak the national language?

Marco Santos, Annica Ravn-Fischer, Thomas Karlsson et al
International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care / ISQua. Vol. 25 (5), p. 582-589
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Decision support system for Warfarin therapy management using Bayesian networks

Barbaros Yet, Kaveh Bastani, Hendry Raharjo et al
Decision Support Systems. Vol. 55 (2), p. 488–498
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

A Robustness Approach to Reliability

Pär Johannesson, Bo Bergman, Thomas Svensson et al
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 29 (1), p. 17–32
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Patients admitted to hospital with chest pain - Changes in a 20-year perspective.

Nguyen Dang Thang, Björn Wilgot Karlson, Bo Bergman et al
International journal of cardiology. Vol. 166 (1), p. 141-146
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Characteristics of and outcome for patients with chest pain in relation to transport by the emergency medical services in a 20-year perspective

ND Thang, BW Karlsson, Bo Bergman et al
American Journal of Emergency Medicine. Vol. 30 (9), p. 1788-1795
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Inequalities in the early treatment of women and men with acute chest pain?

Annica Ravn-Fischer, Thomas Karlsson, Marco Santos et al
The American journal of emergency medicine. Vol. 30 (8), p. 1515-1521
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

A Conceptualistic Pragmatism in a Risk Assessment Context

Terje Aven, Bo Bergman,
International Journal of Performability Engineering. Vol. 8 (3), p. 223-232
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Chain of care in chest pain - Differences between three hospitals in an urban area.

Annica Ravn-Fischer, Thomas Karlsson, Marco Santos et al
International journal of cardiology. Vol. 166 (2), p. 440-447
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Process Capability Analysis for Non-normal Distribution with Lower Specification Limit

Duygu Korkusuz, Hendry Raharjo, Bo Bergman et al
Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management 2011, Singapore, December 6-9, 2011, p. 1466-1470
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Problems and promises of innovation: why healthcare needs to rethink its love/hate relationship with the new

M. Dixon-Woods, R. Amalberti, S. Goodman et al
BMJ Quality & Safety. Vol. 20, p. I47-I51
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Five main processes in healthcare: a citizen perspective

Bo Bergman, D. Neuhauser, L. Provost et al
BMJ Quality & Safety. Vol. 20, p. I41-I42
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

The meaning of variation to healthcare managers, clinical and health-services researchers, and individual patients

D. Neuhauser, L. Provost, Bo Bergman et al
BMJ Quality & Safety. Vol. 20, p. I36-I40
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Quality from Customer needs to customer satisfaction, 3rd edition

Bo Bergman, Bengt Klefsjö,
Monograph, book
2010

Lessons from Sweden’s first large-scale implementation of Six Sigma in healthcare

Svante Lifvergren, Ida Gremyr, Andreas Hellström et al
Operations Management Research. Vol. 3 (3-4), p. 117-128
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

On integrating Kano's model dynamics into QFD for multiple product design

Hendry Raharjo, Aarnout Brombacher, Thong-Ngee Goh et al
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 26 (4), p. 351-363
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Statistical-Based Tolerance Setting by Eliciting the Loss Function Reasoning

Stefano Barone, Bo Bergman,
Proceeedings of the ENBIS Conference 2009
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Focus on failure avoidance and risk reduction through Variation Mode and Effect Analysis (VMEA)

Stefano Barone, Bo Bergman, Alexander Chakhunashvili et al
2009 Spring Research Conference on Statistics in Industry and Technology
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Robust Product Development Using Variation Mode and Effect Analysis

Alexander Chakhunashvili, Stefano Barone, Per Johansson et al
Robust Design Methodology for Reliability: Exploring the Effects of Variation and Uncertainty - Wiley, p. 57-70
Chapter in monograph, book
2009

Online statistical monitoring of critical patient data increases patient safety

Svante Lifvergren, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Bo Bergman et al
International PICMET Conference, 28-30 July, Cape Town, RSA
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Robust Design Methodology for Reliability; Exploring the Effects of Variation and Uncertainty

Bo Bergman, Jacques de Maré, Sara Lorén et al
Monograph, book - edited
2009

Exploring the epistemological origins of Shewhart’s and Deming’s theory of quality: influences from C.I. Lewis’ conceptualistic pragmatism.

Christina Mauléon, Bo Bergman,
International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences. Vol. 1 (2), p. 160-171
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

A Large Scale Implementation of Six Sigma at the Skaraborg Hospital Group

Svante Lifvergren, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Ida Gremyr et al
16th International Annual EurOMA Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Conceptualistic Pragmatism: A framework for Bayesian analysis?

Bo Bergman,
IIE Transactions. Vol. 41, p. 86-93
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Variation mode and effect analysis: an application to fatigue life prediction

Pär Johannesson, Thomas Svensson, Leif Samuelsson et al
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 25 (2), p. 167-179
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Dynamic Benchmarking Methodology for QFD

Hendry Raharjo, Aarnout Brombacher, Kah-Hin Chai et al
2008 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2008; Singapore; Singapore; 8 December 2008 through 11 December 2008, p. 224-228
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

In weak statistical control?

Alexander Chakhunashvili, Bo Bergman,
International Journal of Six Sigma and Competitive Advantage . Vol. 3 (1), p. 91-102
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Stationary replacement strategies

Bo Bergman,
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability
Chapter in monograph, book
2007

The Bergman-Hynén method for dispersion effect identification

Bo Bergman,
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability
Chapter in monograph, book
2007

Total Time on Test Plots

Bo Bergman,
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability
Chapter in monograph, book
2007

Ständig förbättring och dess rötter i pragmatismen

Bo Bergman, Christina Mauléon,
Elg, M., Gautherau, V., Witell, L. (2007). Att Lyckas med Förbättringsarbete - Förbättra, Förändra, Förnya
Chapter in monograph, book
2007

Kvalitet från behov till användning, 4:e upplagan

Bo Bergman, B Klefsjö,
Monograph, book
2006

Interpretation of Dispersion Effects in a Robust Design Context

Martin Arvidsson, Ida Gremyr, Bo Bergman et al
Journal of Applied Statisitcs. Vol. 33 (6), p. 623-627
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2006

Underlying Themes of Design for Six Sigma

Bo Bergman, Ida Gremyr,
9th QMOD Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Variation Mode and Effect Analysis: a Practical Tool for Quality Improvement

Per Johansson, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Stefano Barone et al
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 23
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2006

An EWMA Solution to Detect Shifts in a Bernoulli Process in an Out-of-Control Environment

Alexander Chakhunashvili, Bo Bergman,
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 22 (4), p. 419-428
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2004

Variation Mode and Effect Analysis

Alexander Chakhunashvili, Per Johansson, Bo Bergman et al
Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, 2004, Los Angeles, CA.
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2003

Continuous Improvement and its Roots in Pragmatic Philosophy

Christina Mauléon, Bo Bergman,
6ème Conférence QMOD , Paris, October 1 – 3, 2003
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2003

Continuous Improvement and its roots in Pragmatic Philosophy

Christina Mauléon, Bo Bergman,
The Asian Journal on Quality, Vol. 4, No 1. pp. 77-89.
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2003

Common concepts for Common Action: Sense Making or Senseless Making in Organizations?

Christina Mauléon, Bo Bergman, Sverker Alänge et al
Proceedings from the EGOS Colloqium (European Group for Organization Studies), July 3-5, Copenhagen.
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2003

A Discussion of the Interpretation of Dispersion Effects

Martin Arvidsson, Ida Gremyr, Bo Bergman et al
The Annual Conference on Business and Industrial Statistics (ENBIS3 / ISIS3)
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2002

On the theory of knowledge in the quality movement- C.I. Lewis’ contributions to quality pioneers

Christina Mauléon, Bo Bergman,
Proceedings of the 8’th Annual Research Seminar, 19-20 February, Fordham University, New York, NY, pp. 156-164.
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2002

Beyond Root-Cause Analysis

Per Johansson, Ida Gremyr, Anders Fundin et al
48th Reliability and Maintainability Symposium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2001

”Theory of Knowledge- An original element of the quality movement?- C.I. Lewis’ relation to quality pioneers.”

Christina Mauléon, M Antoni, Bo Bergman et al
Proceedings of the 6’th World Congress for Total Quality Management, 2001, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2001

Graphical Techniques for Analysis of Data from Repairable Systems

P.-A. Akersten, Bo Bergman, B Klefsjö et al
Balakrishnan, N. and Rao, C.R., Handbook of Statistics, Vol 20, Advances in Reliability., Elsevier Science B. V.
Chapter in monograph, book
2001

Identification of Factors Influencing Dispersion in Split-Plot Experiments

Martin Arvidsson, Peter Kammerlind, Bo Bergman et al
Journal of Applied Statistics. Vol. 28 (3-4), p. 269-283
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2000

A methodology for multi-characteristic system improvement with active expert involvement

P Persson, P Kammerlind, Bo Bergman et al
Qual. Reliab. Engng Int . Vol. 16 (5), p. 405-416
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
1999

Proceedings of the International Conference on TQM and Human Factors - Towards a Succsessful Integration

Jan Axelsson, Bo Bergman, Jörgen Eklund et al
Monograph, book
1999

Proceedings from the First International Symposium on Industrial Statistics, International Statistical Institute

Bo Bergman, Fredrik Ekdahl, Mats Lörstad et al
Monograph, book - edited
1999

Finding Active Factors from Unreplicated Fractional Factorials Utilizing the Total Time on Test (TTT) Technique

Pia Sandvik, Bo Bergman,
Quality and Reliability Engineering International. Vol. 15, p. 191-203
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
1999

Conjoint Analysis - A Useful Tool in the Design Process

Anders Gustafsson, Fredrik Ekdahl, Bo Bergman et al
Total Quality Management . Vol. 10 (3), p. 327-343
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
1998

Accelerated hyperfractionated radiotherapy combined with induction and concomitant chemotherapy for inoperable non-small-cell lung cancer--impact of total treatment time.

Jan Nyman, Bo Bergman, Claes Mercke et al
Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden). Vol. 37 (6), p. 539-45
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed