Reliability analysis of systems

Y. K. Tung, Larry W. Mays, M. John Cullinane

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3 Scopus citations


Most systems are composed of several subsystems. The reliability of a system depends on how the components are interconnected. Several methods for computing system reliability are presented in this chapter. Subjects covered include series systems, chain series systems, parallel systems, complex systems, fault tree analysis, and others.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationReliability Analysis of Water Distribution Systems. Part 1
Subtitle of host publicationState-of-the-Art
Number of pages39
StatePublished - Dec 1 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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