4. Weibull Probability Models

  1. John I. McCool

Published Online: 7 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118351994.ch4

Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference

Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference

How to Cite

McCool, J. I. (2012) Weibull Probability Models, in Using the Weibull Distribution: Reliability, Modeling, and Inference, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118351994.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118217986

Online ISBN: 9781118351994

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Keywords:

  • Weibull probability models;
  • CDF for system life and life of best component;
  • CDF of mixture by Law of Total Probability;
  • optimum age replacement;
  • Weibull renewal function

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • System Reliability

  • Weibull Mixtures

  • P(Y < X)

  • Radial Error

  • Pro Rata Warranty

  • Optimum Age Replacement

  • Renewal Theory

  • Optimum Bidding

  • Optimum Burn-In

  • Spare Parts Provisioning

  • References

  • Exercises