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Author Bazovsky, Igor.

Title Reliability Theory and Practice.

Published New York : Dover Publications, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (540 pages)
Series Dover Civil and Mechanical Engineering
Dover Civil and Mechanical Engineering
Contents Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Preface -- Contents -- 1. The Concept of Reliability -- 2. The Definition of Reliability -- 3. The Exponential Case of Chance Failures -- 4. The Derivation of the Reliability Function -- 5. Useful Life of Components -- 6. Wearout and Reliability -- 7. Combined Effects of Chance and Wearout Failures -- 8. Early Failures and the Life Function of Components -- 9. The Exponential and Poisson Distributions in Reliability -- 10. Reliability of Series Systems -- 11. Reliability of Parallel Systems -- 12. Reliability of Stand-By Systems -- 13. Bayes' Theorem in Reliability -- 14. Component Modes of Failure and System Reliability -- 15. Component Failure Rates at System Stress Levels -- 16. Safety and Reliability of Aircraft and Airborne Systems -- 17. System Maintenance, Availability, and Dependability -- 18. Reliability Design Considerations -- 19. Design Analysis Examples -- 20. Overhauls and Part Replacements -- 21. Component Reliability Measurements -- 22. Confidence Limits -- 23. System Reliability Measurements -- 24. Sequential Reliability Tests -- 25. The Implementation of Reliability -- 26. The State-Of-Art of Reliability -- Index.
Summary Written by a pioneer of reliability methods, this text applies statistical mathematics to analysis of electrical, mechanical, and other systems employed in airborne, missile, and ground equipment. 1961 edition.
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Reliability (Engineering).
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780486317632 (electronic bk.)