Statistical Methods for Reliability Engineering
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Section 1: Introduction
Reading: Browse through the Reliability Internet Links provided. And also through Chapters 1 and 14, Text. Moreover, please read through the papers by Rueda and Pawlak and by Korver available in the course paper collection .
Reading: Chapter 2, Text. You may also find useful the study of the "Gallery of Distributions" (Sec. 184.108.40.206) of the NIST/SEMATECH Engineering Statistics Handbook.
Reading: Chapter 3, Text. You may also find useful the study of the SEMATECH FMEA Guide and the NASA FTA Handbook .
Homework 1 (contd):
Reading: Chapter 4, Text. Also, browse through (and perform some computer experiments with) the Raptor Tutorial Workbook
Reading: Chapter 5, Text.
Homework 2 (contd):
Reading: Chapter 8, Text.
Reading Chapters 4 & 6, Text.
Homework 3 (contd):
Reading: Chapter 9, Text.
Section 2:Failure Models
Section 3:Qualitative System Analysis
Section 4:Reliability Apportionment
Section 5:Component Importance
Section 6:Reliability Modeling: Monte Carlo Simulation; Markov Processes
Section 7:Redundancy; Dependent Failures
Section 8:Reliability of Maintained Systems
Section 9:Final Exam - In Class -