6. Dependent Failures

  1. Marvin Rausand and
  2. Arnljot Høyland

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470316900.ch6

System Reliability Theory: Models, Statistical Methods, and Applications, Second Edition

System Reliability Theory: Models, Statistical Methods, and Applications, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rausand, M. and Høyland, A. (1994) Dependent Failures, in System Reliability Theory: Models, Statistical Methods, and Applications, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470316900.ch6

Author Information

  1. École des Mines de Nantes Departement Productique et Automatique Nantes Cedex 3 France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 7 NOV 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471593973

Online ISBN: 9780470316900

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Keywords:

  • reliability applications;
  • independent random variables.;
  • negative dependence;
  • dependent failures;
  • maintenance error

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • How to Obtain Reliable Systems

  • Modeling of Dependent Failures

  • Associated Variables

  • Problems