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Spares Provisioning for Repairable Systems under Fleet Expansion

by Tang, Loon Ching; Liu, Xiao

This paper integrates reliability monitoring of repairable systems with strategies for spare provisioning when a fleet of repairable systems are acquired in stages, possibly over a few years. An application is presented through a MATLAB interface to.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Reliability Model, Warranty

Optimal Spares Analysis for a Networking System Manufacturer

by Huffman, Duane L.; Crytzer, Ryan

In this paper, we show how this process was modeled using a software analysis tool that supports reliability block diagram (RBD) analysis with spares optimization. The easily configured model is capable of performing spares optimizations for multiple.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Reliability Model, Reliability Block Diagram, Warranty

Impact of Information on the Quality of a Prognosis Indicator

by Lorton, Ariane; Grall, Antoine; Fouladirad, Mitra

A method for quantifying the impact of available information on the prediction of Remaining Useful Life is discussed and illustrated by an aeronautic example...

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

Materiel Availability Modeling and Analysis for a Complex Army Weapon System

by Jeffrey A. Martin,; Hoffman, Matthew J.; Gunther, David W.; Anderson, Dennis J.

(Am) is a new, required Department of Defense Key Performance Parameter. Sandia National Laboratories, in conjunction with several US Army organizations, developed the analytical underpinnings, assumptions, and brigade level modeling approach, using.....

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Reliability Model, Warranty

Equipment Health Management through Information Fusion for Reliability

by Kumar, Edwin Vijay; Chaturvedi, S. K.

The information fusion is of paramount importance to strengthen the mainten! ance management in process industries using condition monitoring data and qualitative expert domain knowledge...

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

A Practical Method for Reliability Analysis of Phased-Mission Systems

by Amari, Suprasad V.

This paper presents a practical and computationally efficient method for ac! curate reliability analysis of phased-mission systems...

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

Modeling the Gain Due to Maintenance Over Transformer Lifespan

by Guessoum, Yacine; Grall, Antoine; Barros, Anne; Aupied, Jean

This work deals with preventive maintenance tasks on power transformer a! nd their effectiveness over equipment’s lifespan..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Maintainability, Product Reliability, Reliability Model

Reliability and Maintainability in Photovoltaic Inverter Design

by Thomas, Spyros; Ma, Zhiqiang Janet

Reliability and maintainability in the PV inverter design will be discussed with the emphasis on worst case analysis, component sizing and useful life analysis...

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

Efficient Analysis of Imperfect Coverage Systems with Functional Dependence

by Liudong, Xing; Dugan, Joanne Bechta; Morrissette, Brock A.;

Personal use of this material is permitted. However, permission to reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2010-11
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings, Product Development, Process Reliability, Product Reliability, Reliability Model, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation, Software Reliability, Systems Engineering

Spares Provisioning for System Maintenance

under Reliability Growth

by Granado, Joe Alex and Jin, Tongdan PhD;

Article on creating a rational Spares policy...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2010-09
  • Keywords:Maintainability

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