3. Reliability Data

  1. John C. Lee and
  2. Norman J. McCormick

Published Online: 15 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch3

Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems

Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems

How to Cite

Lee, J. C. and McCormick, N. J. (2011) Reliability Data, in Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470907566

Online ISBN: 9781118043462

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • estimation theory;
  • maximum likelihood estimators;
  • maximum entropy estimators;
  • Bayes application;
  • reliability quantification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Estimation Theory

  • Bayesian Updating of Data

  • Central Limit Theorem and Hypothesis Testing

  • Reliability Quantification