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Human Rating of Launch Vehicles: Historical and Potential Future Risk

by Joseph R. Fragola, P.E., D.Sc.; Benjamin J. Franzini;

Approaches..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Conceptual Design, Design Reliability, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Systems Engineering

Risk Assessment Using Design Review Based On Failure Mode

by Schmidt, Roland; Riedel, Gernot J.; Kangas, Klaus

Sustainability requires better reliability possibly improved by risk assessment during product development. Besides FMEA Design Review Based on Failure Mode is a structured method to perform risk assessment. Experience and best practice of this method.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review

Model-driven Automated Software FMEA

by Snooke, Neal; Price, Chris

This paper will describe how software FMEA can be automated both for low-level languages intended for safety critical embedded systems, and also for model-driven software developments...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review, Software Reliability

Using FMECA to Design Sustainable Products

by Janasak, Keith M.; Herman, Richard M.

For many years now Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) has been a very effective technique used for identifying possible failures and mitigating their effect. Although mainly used to identify failures as.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review

Effective Oversight

by Wasserman, Gary S.

The reliability group of a large defense contractor must report to management their progress in meeting Design for Reliability (DFR) objectives. Management is requesting metrics that they can use to track DFR milestones at each milestone in the phase.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review

Special Topics for Consideration in a Design for Reliability Process

by Georgios Sarakakis; Athanasios Gerokostopoulos; Adamantios Mettas

In this paper, we look at certain areas of the Design For Reliability (DFR) process where missteps or misapplications are common due to misunderstood “common practices” ......

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Design Reliability, Conceptual Design, Failure Rate, Process Design/Reliability,RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Condition Diagnosis with Complex Network-Time Series Analysis

by Peilin Yang, PhD; Jianmin Gao, PhD; Jiacheng Pan, MS; Hongquan Jiang, PhD

Safety and reliability have always been the one of utmost and most important tasks, especially in chemical industry. The process industry system is a collection of many kinds of equipment, and it is usually of complex and integrated structures...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation, Reliability Model, Process Design/Reliability

Hazard Analysis Based on Human-Machine-Environment Coupling

by Yang Wu, PhD; Xiaoyun Wang, PhD; Tingdi Zhao, PhD; Jin Tian, PhD;

The concept "Human (H)-Machine (M)-Environment (E) coupling" is put forward, and the connotative meaning and representation of the hazards owning to coupling is represented...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Conceptual Design, Design Reliability, Process Design/Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Model

Advanced Models for Software Reliability Prediction

by Zigmund Bluvband, PhD; Sergey Porotsky, PhD; Michael Talmor, M.Sc;

One of the main questions in the Reliability Software Analysis an..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Failure Rate, Quality Assurance, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Software Reliability

CSADT Life Prediction based on DAD using Time Series Method

by Xiaoyang Li; Tongmin Jiang; Li Wang; Bo Wan

This paper proposes a new Constant-Stress ADT (CSADT) life prediction procedure based on DAD using a composite time series modeling procedure.
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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Accelerated Life Testing, Failure Rate, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation, Reliability Model

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