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Reliability Prediction Through Bayesian Inference Based On Product Change

by Houben, Maurits J.H.A.; Sonnemans, Peter J.M.; Stollman, Guillaume M.; Newby, Martin J.

This paper provides a methodology to determine the reliability of a system, when only limited information about the system (in this case a patient table of a medical scanning system) is available..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Bayesian Analysis, Reliability Model, Reliability Prediction

Bayesian Methods for Evaluating Discrete Reliability Growth

by Hall, J. Brian; Mosleh, Ali

Bayesian estimation procedures are derived herein that may be utilized to evaluate reliability growth of discrete systems, such as guns, rockets, missile systems, torpedoes, etc...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings, Bayesian Analysis, Reliability Growth

A Practical Method for Failure Analysis Using Incomplete Warranty Data

by Mohan, Karen; Cline, Brad; Akers, Jennifer

In this paper, we show that when the failure history information is incomplete, the failure distribution of the product can be determined using Bayesian analysis techniques applicable for handling incomplete data..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings, Failure Analysis, Warranty, Bayesian Analysis

A Methodology for Quantitative Evaluation of Software Reliability using Static Analysis

by Schilling, Walter W.; Alam, Mansoor

This paper proposes a methodology for quantitative evaluation of software reliability in updated COTS or Open Source components...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Bayesian Analysis, Networks, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Reliability Analysis of Phased-Mission Systems using Bayesian Networks

by Liu,Dong; Zhang, Chunyuag; Xing,Welyan; Li, Rui

The paper presents a Bayesian networks (BN) based method to analyze the reliability of phased-mission systems (PMS)...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Bayesian Analysis, Reliability Analysis, Networks

Australian Defence Standard for Bayesian Reliability Demonstration

by Yates, Scott

A Bayesian approach to reliability demonstration has been developed by the Australian Department of Defence (Defence) and documented in a handbook...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Bayesian Analysis, Product Development Planning, Project Management

Use of Heritage Data and Other Partially Applicable Information in Reliability Prediction of Systems under Development

by Droguett, Enrique Lopez; Mosleh, Ali

This paper presents a methodology for the reliability assessment of systems under development...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Product Development Planning, Bayesian Analysis, Reliability Prediction

Hybrid Methodology and Software Platform for Probabilistic Risk Assessment

by Groth, Katrina; Zhu, Dongfeng; Mosleh, Ali

This paper introduces the software implementation of a hybrid methodology for probabilistic risk assessment (PRA) of complex systems..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Probabilistic Risk Assessment, Bayesian Analysis, Networks

Parameter Estimation for a Repairable System under Imperfect Maintenance

by Yu, Pingjian; Song Joon Jin; Cassady, C.Richard

In this paper, we apply Bayesian methods for estimation of reliability and maintainability parameters based on historical reliability and maintainability (RAM) data...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Repairable Systems, Bayesian Analysis, Reliability Model

Practical Application of Bayesian Reliability Demonstration

by Yates, Scott W.

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2007 Proceedings. Session 13A: Reliability Applications in the Defense Industry. Moderator: Kellie Schneider, University of Arkansas...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2007 Proceedings,Bayesian Analysis, Design Reliability

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