Accession Number : ADA130037

Title :   On the Reliability of Repairable Systems.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CITY COLL NEW YORK DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Mark

PDF Url : ADA130037

Report Date : Oct 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The problem of time to first failure for repairable coherent systems of independent exponential components is discussed. Several inequalities are derived and related to previous work of the author and of Keilson to obtain approximations with error bounds for the distribution of the time to first failure. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Reliability, Failure, Repair, Errors, Mathematical models, Systems approach, Inequalities, Stochastic control

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE