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Turning Multiple PFMECA Results into an Optimal Action Plan

by Childs, Joseph

This paper offers an innovative method for cross-ranking multiple process steps, while accounting for differences in importance among the items analyzed...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,FMEA, Reliability Management, Failure Analysis

Adapted Reliability Prediction by Integrating Mechanical Load Impacts

by Lanza, Gisela; Werner, Patrick, Niggeschmidt, Stephan

This article presents an approach which aims at analyzing and predicting the reliability of machines and their components depending on load that is applied...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Reliability Prediction, Weibull Analysis, Data Analysis, FMEA

FMEA Is Not Enough

by Bidokhti, Nematollah

Most organizations stop at the completion of the FMEA and assume that the work is done and a solid design will now be created. It is not always the case...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,FMEA, Demonstration Tests, Accelerated Life Testing

Failure Analysis of FMEA

by Bluvband, Zigmund M.; Grabov, Pavel

This article proposes proven solutions that support the entire end-to-end FMEA sequence of activities (from the point of initiation of the analysis - Failure Modes identification – up to its culmination – evaluation of the effectiveness of the.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,FMEA, Design Reliability, Failure Analysis

An Ontology Approach to Support FMEA Studies

by Ebrahimipour, Vahid; Razaie, Kamran; Shokravi, Sameneh

This paper evaluates the proposed ontology by means of use cases that measure the performance in finding relevant information used and produced during the safety analyses...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,FMEA, Reliability Model

Improving Reliability Studies With SysML

by David, Pierre; Idasiak, Vincent; Fratz, Frederic

In this paper, we introduce a methodology for the reliability analysis of complex systems during their design...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Design Reliability, FMEA, System Reliability, Reliability Model

Applying Software Failure Modes and Effects Analysis to Interfaces

by Ozarin, Nathaniel

Software failure modes and effects analysis (SFMEA) is sometimes applied to new mission-critical and safety-critical system development...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,FMEA, System Reliability, Software Reliability

Construction of Causality Diagram Model for Diagnostics

by Li, Guo; Gao, Jianmin; Chen, Fumin

In order to realize the computer-aided construction of the causality diagram for diagnostics, this paper proposes a simple, yet comprehensive representation model to organize the failure knowledge more systematically and completely...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Failure Analysis, FMEA, Fault Tree Analysis

What’s Wrong With Bent Pin Analysis, And What To Do About It

by Ozarin, Nathaniel

It brings bent pin analysis into the 21st century..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Electronic Reliability, FMEA, Failure Analysis, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Maintainability Readiness Assessment (MRA)

by Zukowski, Gary J.; Dzedzy,Donald

This paper will present a closed loop systems engineering methodology for integrating multi-disciplined, crossfunctional activities (Reliability & Maintainability, Embedded Test, Supportability Engineering, System Safety, etc.), which are often.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,FMEA, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Reliability – Availability - Maintainability

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