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A Conceptual Model for “Inherent Reliability” for Nuclear Weapons

by Bierbaum, Rene L. ;

Nuclear weapons are generally considered as one-shot..

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings, Failure Rate, Product Reliability, Reliability Model,Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Design of Step Stress Accelerated Test and Reliability Assessment for Quartz Flexible Accelerometers

by Yunxia Chen; Rui Kang; Huiguo Zhang;

This paper presents an approach of step
stress accelerated test for..

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Monte Carlo Analysis, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Downwards Propagating: Bayesian Analysis of Complex on-demand Systems

by Chris Jackson; Ali Mosleh;

A Bayesian approach for inference from multiple overlapping higher level data sets on component failure probabilities within complex on demand systems is presented in this paper...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Integrated Systems Analysis, Bayesian, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Best Practices for Effective Reliability Program Plans

by Sarakakis, Georgios ; Mettas, Adamantios ; Groebel, David J. ; Carlson, Carl ;

This paper takes a comprehensive look into the practice of developing and executing reliability program plans. Best Practi! ces are identified, lessons learned are discussed and results of a survey that describes common practices are presented...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation, FMEA, Reliability Enhancement

Reliability Prediction Using an Unequal Interval Grey Model

by Wang, Yuhong ; Dang, Yaoguo ; Pohl, Edward A.;

The results of this paper indicate that the unequal time interval grey model is capable of predicting component reliabilities better than maximum l! ikelihood estimation approach and the Kaplan-Meier nonparametric methods...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings, Reliability Prediction, Statistics, Reliability Model

A Comparison of the Robustness of Reliability Growth Assessment

by Wayne, Martin ; Ellner, Paul ;

This paper examines the accuracy and robustness of two widely used reliability growth assessment techniques under a number of realistic corrective action processes%! 2E..

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Reliability Growth, Reliability Prediction

New Army and DoD Reliability Scorecard

by Welliver, Nancy ; Shepler, Marguerite H. ;

of reliability best practices, as well as the supplier’s planned and completed reliability tasks. The Scorecard is important for tracking the achievement of reliability requirements and rating! the adequacy of the overall Reliability Program...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Reliability Management, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Revision of MIL-HDBK-217, Reliability Prediction of Electronic Equipment

by Jeffrey W. Harms;

This paper will discuss current efforts in the revision of MIL-HDBK-217, Military Handbook, Reliability Prediction of Electronic Equipment...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Reliability Prediction, Standards, Electronics

An Improved Monte Carlo Method in Fault Tree Analysis

by Yevkin, Olexandr , PhD;

The Monte Carlo (MC) method is one of the most general ones in system reliability analysis, because it reflects the statistical nature of the problem...

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings, Fault Tree Analysis, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Reliability Analysis of Missions with Cooperating Platforms

by Remenyte-Prescott, Rasa; Prescott, Darren R.; Andrews, John D.;

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......

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  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings, Design Reliability, Fault Tree Analysis, Product Development, Product Reliability, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation, Reliability Model, Systems Engineering

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