Reliability Expression for Complex System

  • Seong Cheol Lee (Full-time Lecturer, Dept. of Mathematics, Inha Univ., Inchon, Korea)
  • Published : 1996.12.01


In this paper, we present a algebraic technique for computing system reliability for complex system. The method was originally developed as an aid to fault tree analysis but it applies to general problems of reliability assessment. A success expression which directly gives the reliability expression is formed and simplified by the procedure. Several algorithms and examples are illustrated.



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