Accession Number : AD0653460

Title :   BAYESIAN METHODS AND RELIABILITY GROWTH.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. research paper,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Larson,Harold J.

Report Date : MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : A particular model is proposed for reliability growth and a prior distribution is assumed on the parameters. Various statements regarding the final reliability are then derived; a numerical example is included.

Descriptors :   (*RELIABILITY, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS), (*FAILURE(MECHANICS), *PROBABILITY), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), RANDOM VARIABLES, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, INTERPOLATION, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE