Influences of Dependence Degrees of a Component for the Mean Time to Failure of a System



Kim, Dae-Kyung;Oh, Ji-Eun

  • 투고 : 2011.11.15
  • 심사 : 2012.01.10
  • 발행 : 2012.03.31


This article considers the mean time to failure(MTTF) of a dependent parallel system. We study how the degree of dependency components influences the increase in the mean lifetime for this system. The results are illustrated by tables and figures.


Dependent parallel system;Bivariate Weibull model;MTTF


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