File(s) under permanent embargo
Reason: This item is currently closed access.
Improved efficiency in the analysis of phased mission systems with multiple failure mode components
journal contributionposted on 2012-12-18, 15:13 authored by Sean Reed, J.D. Andrews, Sarah DunnettSarah Dunnett
Systems often operate in phased missions where their reliability structure varies over a set of consecutive time periods, known as phases. The reliability of a phased mission is defined as the probability that all phases in the mission are completed without failure. While the Binary Decision Diagram (BDD) method has been shown to be the most efficient solution for measuring the reliability of phased missions with non-repairable components with mutually exclusive failure modes, the existing BDD based methods are still unable to analyze large systems without considerable computational expense. This paper introduces a new BDD based method that is shown to provide improved efficiency and accuracy in the repeat analysis of this type of phased mission.
- Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering
- Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering
CitationREED, S., ANDREWS, J.D. and DUNNETT, S.J., 2011. Improved efficiency in the analysis of phased mission systems with multiple failure mode components. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 60 (1), pp.70-79.
- VoR (Version of Record)
NotesThis article is closed access.