Component Importance for Continuum Structure Functions with Underlying Binary Structures

- Journal title : Communications for Statistical Applications and Methods
- Volume 14, Issue 3, 2007, pp.577-582
- Publisher : The Korean Statistical Society
- DOI : 10.5351/CKSS.2007.14.3.577

Title & Authors

Component Importance for Continuum Structure Functions with Underlying Binary Structures

Lee, Seung-Min; Sim, Song-Yong;

Lee, Seung-Min; Sim, Song-Yong;

Abstract

A continuum structure function (CSF) is a non-decreasing mapping from the unit hypercube to the unit interval. A B-type CSF, defined in the text, is a CSF whose behaviour is modeled by its underlying binary structures. As the measure of importance of a system component for a B-type CSF, the structural and reliability importance of a component at a system level (0 < < 1) are defined and their properties are deduced.

Keywords

Continuum structures;reliability importance;structural importance;

Language

English

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