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Impact of Ammunition Performance On Weapon Reliability & Life Cycle Cost

by Sandy Sheng;

Using failure trend analysis and historical data to identify cartridge effect on weapon reliability and life cycle cost...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Support Costs, Life Cycle Cost, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Reliability Prognostics for Electronics via Built-in Diagnostic Tools

by Tongdan Jin; Quan Sun; Peng Wang

This paper proposes an analytical model to characterize the system degradation and predict its remaining useful life based on self-diagn..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Electronics, Statistics, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Mastering Safety and Reliability in a Model Based Process.

by Vincent Idasiak; Robin Cressent; Pierre David; Frederic Kratz

Model Based System Engineering enhances the design process of complex systems but RAMS activities are generally forgotten in thi..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,System Reliability, Simulation, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation

Developing the Stockpile Reliability Program Plan for a New Missile

by Eric E. Hunt

This paper provides a decision tree and cost trade-off process for developing the Stockpile Reliability Program Plan that will be used throughout the life..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Management, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/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

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...

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

Optimization of Warranty Period, Price, and Allocated Reliability

by Mohan, Karen; Huffman, Duane; Akers, Jennifer

This paper shows the method to choose the allocated reliability of each subsystem, the warranty period of the product, and the sales price of the product in order to maximize the profit...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Warranty, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation, R&M Modeling and Optimization, Life Cycle Cost

A New Method for Reliability Analysis of Standby Systems

by Amari, Suprasad; Dill, Glenn

In this paper, using the concepts of counting processes, we propose a simple, accurate, and computationally efficient method to find the reliability of standby systems...

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  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,System Reliability, Reliability Analysis/Allocation/Prediction/Estimation, Reliability Model

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