Systematic literature review of Brazilian research on multivariate control charts


  • Renan Mitsuo Ueda Universidade Federal de Santa Maria
  • Leandro Cantorski da Rosa
  • Wesley Vieira da Silva
  • Ícaro Romolo Sousa Agostino
  • Adriano Mendonça Souza



Eng. da Qualidade, Engenharia de Operações e Processos da Produção, Pesquisa Operacional


Purpose – This paper aims to present a Systematic Literature Review (SLR) of studies in Brazil with applications of multivariate control charts indexed in journals on the Web of Science.
Design/methodology/approach – The following steps were carried out: a detailed synthesis was performed on the general characteristics of the corpus, co-citation and collaboration networks analyzed; and a co-occurrence of terms in the text corpus was verified. A Systematic Literature Review was carried out using the protocols set out by Biolchini et al. (2007), Kitchenham (2004) and Tranfield, Denyer and Smart (2003). Papers were selected from the Web of Science database, and after applying filters, results for 29 articles were given to compose the corpus.
Findings – A tendency was found for an increase in publications, along with more international research on the issue. The journal most used for publication was the Microchemical Journal. This analysis provided relevant authors for research in this area: Harold Hotelling, Douglas Montgomery, and John Frederick MacGregor. Important Brazilian researchers were highlighted who work mainly in the pharmaceutical and biodiesel industry.
Originality/value – No articles were found that had carried out a Systematic Literature Review of Brazilian research on multivariate control charts. The main contributions to this manuscript related to an increase in scientific know-how in the area of multivariate and bibliometric analysis.
Keywords - Multivariate Control Charts. Systematic literature review. Bibliometric analysis.

Biografia do Autor

Renan Mitsuo Ueda, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

Dr student in Industrial Engineering (Federal University of Santa Maria – UFSM/2019 - current). MSc in Industrial Engineering (Federal University of Santa Maria – UFSM/2017-2019). B.S. in Industrial Engineering (Federal University of Grande Dourados – UFGD/2011-2016). Research Assistence (CNPq) at the Laboratory of Statistical Analysis and Modeling (LAME/UFSM). Research Interests: Demand Forecasting, Statistical Modeling, Quantitative Methods for Decision Making.

Adriano Mendonça Souza


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Ueda, R. M., da Rosa, L. C., da Silva, W. V., Agostino, Ícaro R. S., & Souza, A. M. (2021). Systematic literature review of Brazilian research on multivariate control charts. Revista Gestão Da Produção Operações E Sistemas, 16(1).