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Prognostics and Health Management Using Physics-of-Failure

by Gu, Jie; Pecht, Michael G.

This paper presents a physics-of-failure based prognostics and health management approach for effective reliability prediction...

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Failure Analysis

Analysis of Safety Relief Valve Proof Test Data to Optimize Lifecycle Maintenance Costs

by Gross, R.E.; Harris, S.P.

Proof test results were analyzed and compared with a proposed life cycle curve or hazard function and the limit of useful life..

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Life Cycle Cost

System Reliability and Condition Based Maintenance

by Banks, Jeffrey; Reichard, Karl M.; Drake, Michael J.

The focus of this paper is to discuss the impact of reliability on key platform performance parameters and to compare the impact of embedded system health monitoring on those same key performance parameters...

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,System Reliability, Reliability – Availability – Maintainability, Optimizing Equipment Maintenance

Nonparametric Model-Based Prognostics

by Hines, J. Wesley; Garvey, Dustin

Equipment, process, and system prognostic techniques can be classified as belonging to one of three major classes of methods:.....

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Non-parametric, Reliability Model, Optimizing Equipment Maintenance

Maintenance policy for a non-stationary deteriorating system

by Deloux, Estelle; Castanier, Bruno; Berenguer, Christophe

This paper deals with the maintenance optimization of a system subject to a stressful environment...

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, R&M Modeling and Optimization, Simulation, Degradation

Spare Parts Management Considering New Sales

by Liao, Haitao; Wang, Peng; Jin, Tongdan; Repaka, Sunny

It is difficult to control spare parts inventory of a product to meet certain maintenance demand. The problem becomes more challenging when the installed base of the product changes over time...

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Engineering, R&M Modeling and Optimization, Customer Requirements

An Integrated Maintenance Management Information System is the Key to Enabling Condition Based Maintenance

by Sautter, F. Chris; Jemis, Patrick W.; Goes, Christopher M.; Wooten, Jerod M.

In the CBM environment, health or condition is a function of an individual component, not families of components. In order to understand how a component degrades to a level where maintenance has to be performed, it is essential that the health and.....

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  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, R&M Modeling and Optimization

Methods for Reducing the Cost to Maintain a Fleet of Repairable Systems

by Crow, Larry H.

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2003 Proceedings. Session 12C: Optimizing Equipment Maintenance. Moderator: Heather L. Nachtmann - University of Arkansas...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2003 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Life Cycle Cost, Maintainability, Reliability Growth

Preventive Maintenance Optimization on the Basis of Operating Data Analysis

by Vintr, Zdenek; Holub, Rudolf

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2003 Proceedings. Session 12C: Optimizing Equipment Maintenance. Moderator: Heather L. Nachtmann - University of Arkansas...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2003 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance,Life Cycle Cost, Maintainability, Reliability Growth

Bounds on Optimal Replacement Time of Age Replacement Policy

by Amari, Suprasad; Fulton, Wes

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2003 Proceedings. Session 12C: Optimizing Equipment Maintenance. Moderator: Heather L. Nachtmann - University of Arkansas...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2003-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2003 Proceedings,Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Maintainability, Reliability Growth

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