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Reliability Evaluation of Phased-Mission Systems With Imperfect Fault Coverage and Common-Cause Failures
  • Liudong Xing
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Reliability
  • 5 March 2007
TLDR
This paper proposes efficient methods to assess the reliability of phased-mission systems (PMS) considering both imperfect fault coverage (IPC), and common-cause failures (CCF). Expand
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A New Decision-Diagram-Based Method for Efficient Analysis on Multistate Systems
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This paper proposes a new decision-diagram-based method, called multistate multivalued decision diagrams (MMDD), for the analysis of multistanate systems with multistonate components. Expand
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Analysis of generalized phased-mission system reliability, performance, and sensitivity
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This paper proposes a generalized phased-mission system (GPMS) analysis methodology called GPMS-CPR that has high computation efficiency and is easy to implement. Expand
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Automated Modeling of Dynamic Reliability Block Diagrams Using Colored Petri Nets
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We present a procedure for formal modeling and verifying DRBD for computer-based systems and present an algorithm that automatically converts a model into a colored Petri net. Expand
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Reliability of k-out-of-n systems with phased-mission requirements and imperfect fault coverage
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An efficient method is proposed for the exact reliability evaluation of k-out-of-n systems with identical components subject to phased-mission requirements and imperfect fault coverage. Expand
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Efficient analysis of multi-state k-out-of-n systems
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This paper proposes a new analytical method based on multi-valued decision diagrams (MDDs) for the reliability analysis of such multi-state k-out-of-n systems. Expand
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Explicit and implicit methods for probabilistic common-cause failure analysis
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The occurrence of a probabilistic common-cause failure (PCCF) in a system results in failures of multiple system components with different probabilities. Expand
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Reliability and performance of multi-state systems with propagated failures having selective effect
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The paper presents an algorithm for evaluating performance distribution of complex series-parallel multi-state systems with common cause failures caused by propagation of failures in system elements. Expand
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A Multiple-Valued Decision Diagram Based Method for Efficient Reliability Analysis of Non-Repairable Phased-Mission Systems
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This paper proposes a new method based on multiple-valued decision diagrams (MDDs) for the reliability analysis of a non-repairable binary-state PMS. Expand
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Combinatorial analysis of systems with competing failures subject to failure isolation and propagation effects
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This paper considers the reliability analysis of binary-state systems, subject to propagated failures with global effect, and failure isolation phenomena. Expand
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