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Reliability Statistics (Dovich)

 
 Author(s)  Robert A. Dovich
 Title  Reliability Statistics
 Edition  
 Year  1990
 Publisher  ASQ Quality Press
 ISBN  0-87389-086-8
 Website  www.asq.org
 




Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

1.0 Reliability Definitions

2.0 Availability

3.0 Reliability Bathtub Curve

4.0 Exponential Distribution

5.0 Estimating MTBF

6.0 Censoring and MTBF Calculations

7.0 Reliability Prediction

8.0 Confidence Intervals for MTBF
8.1 Testing to a predetermined number of failures
8.2 Testing for a predetermined time
8.3 Failure-free testing

9.0 System Reliability
9.1 Series systems
9.2 Parallel systems
9.2.1 Active parallel systems
9.2.2 Binomial distribution
9.3 Standby parallel systems
9.3.1 Equal failure rates - perfect switching
9.3.2 Unequal failure rates - perfect switching
9.3.3 Equal failure rates - imperfect switching
9.3.4 Unequal failure rates - imperfect switching
9.4 Shared load parallel systems

10.0 Bayes' Theorem Application

11.0 BETA Distribution

12.0 Nonparametric and Related Test Designs
12.1 Calculating reliability in zero failure situations
12.2 Sample size determination

13.0 Hazard Function

14.0 Wearout Distribution

15.0 Conditional Probability of Failures

16.0 Weibull Distribution

17.0 Log-normal Distribution

18.0 Stress-Strength Interference

19.0 Binomial Confidence Intervals

20.0 Chi-square Approximation for Poisson Confidence Intervals

21.0 Arrhenius Model

22.0 Sequential Testing
22.1 Introduction
22.2 Sequential testing when the exponential distribution is appropriate
22.2.1 Accumulating total test time
22.3 Accumulating failures
22.4 Use of the Weibull distribution for sequential testing

23.0 Tables

Bibliography

Index






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