Accession Number : AD0701317

Title :   AN INEQUALITY ON THE PROBABILITY OF FAULTLESS OPERATION OF A PARALLEL SYSTEM I.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Wang ,Peter C. C.

Report Date : 10 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The problem of estimating the reliability characteristics of parallel systems with spares and/or repairable elements is investigated. A parallel system is such that the failure of all units causes failure of the entire system. Some bounds of higher moments are treated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RELIABILITY, *MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION), FAILURE, SPARE PARTS, MAINTENANCE, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, THEOREMS

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE