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System Reliability Assessment as Components Undergo Accelerated Testing

by Yuan-yuan Tan, PhD; Xun Chen, Professor; Wei Luo, PhD; Chun-hua Zhang, Associate Professor;

This paper proposes a feasible method to estimate system reliability as the..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Bayesian, Monte Carlo Analysis

Optimization of the Test Stress Levels of an ADT

by Zheng-Zheng Ge; Xiao-Yang Li; Tong-Min Jiang; Jing-Rui Zhang;

This paper optimizes a design of an ADT by optimizing its stress levels...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Degradation, Monte Carlo Analysis, Process Design/Reliability

Developmental Space-System Elicitation Techniques for Risk-Informed Design Practices

by Blake F. Putney; Benjamin J. Franzini;

This paper conveys a method of risk-informed design that is guided by system design documents and based on designer interaction. Designers focused on reliability strategies that were influenced and implemented by the designer’s own expertise...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2010-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2010 Proceedings,Risk Assessment, Failure Analysis, Monte Carlo Analysis

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..

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

Modeling Strategies For Reparable Systems Having Multi-Aging Parameters

by Singh, Jagmeet; Vittal, Sameer; Zou, Tong

In this paper we study different modeling strategies for reparable systems, that have more than one aging parameters...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Weibull Analysis, Monte Carlo Analysis, Maximum Likelihood Estimation, Statistics

Life-Prediction of the CSADT Based on BP Algorithm of ANN

by Zhang, Wei; Jiang, Tongmin; Li, Xiaoyang

In this paper, a new model is developed to predict the life of items in the constant stress accelerated degradation testing (CSADT) based on Back- Propagation (BP) Algorithm of Artificial Neural Network (BPANN)...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Degradation, Monte Carlo Analysis, Networks

Warranty Prediction for Products with Random Stresses and Usages

by Guo, Huairui; Monteforte, Ariai; Mettas, Adamantios; Ogden, Doug

Making accurate warranty predictions is challenging. It becomes even more challenging when products are operated under random stresses and random usages...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Strength-Load, Monte Carlo Analysis, Warranty

Design Optimization Considering Performance And Reliability

by Zeng, Shengkui; Ma, Jiming; Li, Feixia

In this research, in order to improve the reliability and performance simultaneously, we have developed an integrated design optimization method which integrates performance and reliability requirements into the design process...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Reliability Model, Monte Carlo Analysis, Engineering

Performance Modeling of a Surveillance Mission

by Quayzin, Xavier; Arbaretier, Emmanuel

This paper details the way to obtain such a result and the added value the method has from an operational and financial point of view compared to a traditional method based on spreadsheet calculations..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Reliability Model, Monte Carlo Analysis, Engineering

A Corrosion Risk Assessment Model For Underground Piping

by Datta, Koushik; Fraser, Douglas

This paper shows progress in one area of this project — a corrosion risk assessment model for the underground highpressure air distribution piping system at ARC...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Safety and Risk Management, Monte Carlo Analysis, Engineering

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