Accession Number : AD0753627

Title :   The Use of Known Classical System Reliability Estimation Methods to Approximate the Final Solution in Bayesian Methodology.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Mattis,David W.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : The thesis examines three methods for calculating the 100(1-alpha)% lower confidence limits for the reliability of a K-sized series system. Assuming that each component reliability has a Beta distribution, identical posterior parameters A and B are assigned for each component. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RELIABILITY, *CONFIDENCE LIMITS), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, RANDOM VARIABLES, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, STATISTICAL TESTS, GRAPHICS, CURVE FITTING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, THESES

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE