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ISBN10: 1420080830 ISBN13: 9781420080834 DDC: 620.00452015118 Edition: (electronic bk.)


Covers the required probability background for understanding reliability theory. This book shows how certain techniques can be applied to a range of reliability problems. It explores statistical estimation theory, measures of system effectiveness, general continuous-time Markov chains, and more.


Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Contents; CHAPTER 1: Preliminaries; CHAPTER 2: Statistical life length distributions; CHAPTER 3: Reliability of various arrangements of units; CHAPTER 4: Reliability of a one-unit repairable system; CHAPTER 5: Reliability of a two-unit repairable system; CHAPTER 6: Continuous-time Markov chains; CHAPTER 7: First passage time for systems reliability; CHAPTER 8: Embedded Markov chains and systems reliability; CHAPTER 9: Integral equations in reliability theory; References; Index. Electronic reproduction.Available via World Wide Web.


  • Dewey Decimal: 620.00452015118

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  • Physical Description: 269 p.
  • Edition Info: (electronic bk.)


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