Published Online: 15 FEB 2011
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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Park, M. and Pham, H. 2011. Parallel Systems. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .
- Published Online: 15 FEB 2011
This paper presents a cost analysis of parallel systems based on the altered quasi-renewal process with random parameter and a mixed quasi-renewal process considering replacements and repairs. A numerical example is discussed to demonstrate the applicability of the proposed cost models.
- warranty cost;
- quasi-renewal process;
- coefficient of variation;
- warranty period;
- parallel system