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Sensor Recovery for Robust Multivariate Condition Monitoring

by Jian Sun, Graduate Student; Haitao Liao, PhD;

This paper addresses a sensor recovery methodology and provides a computational tool for improving the robustness of multichannel condition monitoring..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Software Reliability, Failure Analysis

Reliability of Multi-State Systems Subject to Competing Failures

by Liudong Xing, PhD; Gregory Levitin, PhD;

This paper identifies the issue of competing propagated failures caused by the functional dependence for multi-state systems. Methods are..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings, Event Tree, Fault Tree Analysis, R&M Modeling and Optimization

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..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Bayesian, Demonstration Tests

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

Hybrid Causal Models for System Diagnostics

by Chengdong Wang;

This paper presents a hybrid causal modeling approach for system diagnostic. An algorithm that can be generalized for any system diagnostics process based on Vesely-Fussell importance measure is discussed...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Bayesian, System Reliability, Reliability Model, Networks

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...

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  • 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 Assessment of High-Concentration Photovoltaic Trackers

by Jon G. Elerath, PhD;

This paper presents reliability life testing of trackers used by a Highly Concentrated Photovoltaic solar systems for power production ...

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Accelerated Life Testing, Weibull, Electronics

Equipment Degradation Monitoring for Sustained Reliability

by Sanjay K. Chaturvedi, PhD; Edwin Vijay Kumar D, PhD; A. Syam Sundar, PhD;

Process Equipment degradation monitoring model with condition monitoring data is proposed and the same is used to deve..

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  • Publish date: 2011-01
  • Keywords:RAMS 2011 Proceedings,Failure Rate, Optimizing Equipment Maintenance, Degradation

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