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Practical Reliability Testing of Structures Under Road Loadings

by Julio Pulido, PhD;

Examples of mechanical structures under road and self-induced vibration are presented. Vibration testing planning using finite element techniques associated with several f..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Strength-Load, Product Design/Reliability

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

Reliability Growth Planning for Discrete-Use Systems

by J. Brian Hall, Ph.D.;

This paper presents new RG planning methodology for discrete-use systems being utilized within the DoD...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Reliability Growth, Reliability Model, Product Design/Reliability

Reliability Predictions to Support a Design For Reliability Program

by Lori E. Bechtold;

Industry and the DoD are working together to revamp reliability prediction processes so that they provide the needed information to the design process in a timely fashion as well as provide relevant information for decisions in testing and sustainable......

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Design Reliability, Failure Rate, Failure Analysis, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

An Optimization Approach for Safety Instrumented System Design

by Lothar Litz; Konstantin Machleidt;

In chemical and process industry SISs are applied to keep under control dangerous processes..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Systems Engineering, Design Reliability

Analyzing Interconnection Design Safety Using Bent Pin Analysis

by Nathaniel W. Ozarin,;

Low-tech hazards can cause catastrophic results in safety- critical and other systems...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Design Review, Design Reliability, Fault Tree Analysis, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Reliability Model, Systems Engineering

Human Rating of Launch Vehicles: Historical and Potential Future Risk

by Joseph R. Fragola, P.E., D.Sc.; Benjamin J. Franzini;

Approaches..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:Conceptual Design, Design Reliability, Product Reliability, RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Systems Engineering

Risk Assessment Using Design Review Based On Failure Mode

by Schmidt, Roland; Riedel, Gernot J.; Kangas, Klaus

Sustainability requires better reliability possibly improved by risk assessment during product development. Besides FMEA Design Review Based on Failure Mode is a structured method to perform risk assessment. Experience and best practice of this method.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review

Model-driven Automated Software FMEA

by Snooke, Neal; Price, Chris

This paper will describe how software FMEA can be automated both for low-level languages intended for safety critical embedded systems, and also for model-driven software developments...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review, Software Reliability

Using FMECA to Design Sustainable Products

by Janasak, Keith M.; Herman, Richard M.

For many years now Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) has been a very effective technique used for identifying possible failures and mitigating their effect. Although mainly used to identify failures as.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Product Reliability, Design Review

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