Chapter 10. Survivability of Co-operative, Competing and Vague Systems

  1. Nozer D. Singpurwalla

Published Online: 19 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470060346.ch10

Reliability and Risk: A Bayesian Perspective

Reliability and Risk: A Bayesian Perspective

How to Cite

Singpurwalla, N. D. (2006) Survivability of Co-operative, Competing and Vague Systems, in Reliability and Risk: A Bayesian Perspective, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470060346.ch10

Author Information

  1. The George Washington University, Washington DC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 4 AUG 2006

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Walter A. Shewhart and
  2. Samuel S. Wilks

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470855027

Online ISBN: 9780470060346

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Keywords:

  • co-operative, competing and vague systems survivability;
  • coherent systems and qualitative properties;
  • coherent systems survivability;
  • system survivability under hierarchical independence;
  • system survivability under interdependence;
  • machine learning methods in survivability assessment;
  • vague stochastic systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Notion of Systems and their Components

  • Coherent Systems and their Qualitative Properties

  • The Survivability of Coherent Systems

  • Machine Learning Methods in Survivability Assessment

  • Reliability Allocation: Optimal System Design

  • The Utility of Reliability: Optimum System Selection

  • Multi-state and Vague Stochastic Systems