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Reliability Engineering

Methods and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Mangey Ram

CRC Press

440 pages | 93 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9781138593855
pub: 2019-11-04
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Over the last 50 years, the theory and the methods of reliability analysis have developed significantly. Therefore, it is very important to the reliability specialist to be informed of each reliability measure. This book will provide historical developments, current advancements, applications, numerous examples, and many case studies to bring the reader up-to-date with the advancements in this area.

It covers reliability engineering in different branches, includes applications to reliability engineering practice, provides numerous examples to illustrate the theoretical results, and offers case studies along with real-world examples.

This book is useful to engineering students, research scientist, and practitioners working in the field of reliability.

Table of Contents

1. Overviews on Availability. 2. Overviews on Dependability. 3. Overviews on Design for Reliability. 4. Overviews on Human Factors. 5. Overviews on Markov Process. 6. Overviews on Markov Systems. 7. Overviews on Multi-State Systems. 8. Overviews on Preventive Maintenance. 9. Overviews on Repairable System. 10. Overviews on Semi-Markov Models. 11. Overviews on Software Reliability. 12. Overviews on Stochastic Process. 13. Overviews on System Analysis. 14. Overviews on System Performance. 15. Overviews on System Safety.

About the Editor

Dr. Mangey Ram received the Ph.D. degree major in Mathematics and minor in Computer Science from G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India. He has been a Faculty Member for around ten years and has taught several core courses in pure and applied mathematics at undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate levels. He is currently a Professor at Graphic Era (Deemed to be University), Dehradun, India. Before joining the Graphic Era, he was a Deputy Manager (Probationary Officer) with Syndicate Bank for a short period. He is Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences and the Guest Editor & Member of the editorial board of various journals. He is a regular Reviewer for international journals, including IEEE, Elsevier, Springer, Emerald, John Wiley, Taylor & Francis and many other publishers. He has published 150 plus research publications in IEEE, Taylor & Francis, Springer, Elsevier, Emerald, World Scientific and many other national and international journals of repute and also presented his works at national and international conferences. His fields of research are reliability theory and applied mathematics. Dr. Ram is a Senior Member of the IEEE, life member of Operational Research Society of India, Society for Reliability Engineering, Quality and Operations Management in India, Indian Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, member of International Association of Engineers in Hong Kong, and Emerald Literati Network in the U.K. He has been a member of the organizing committee of a number of international and national conferences, seminars, and workshops. He has been conferred with "Young Scientist Award" by the Uttarakhand State Council for Science and Technology, Dehradun, in 2009. He has been awarded the "Best Faculty Award" in 2011; "Research Excellence Award" in 2015; and recently "Outstanding Researcher Award" in 2018 for his significant contribution in academics and research at Graphic Era (Deemed to be University, Dehradun, India).

About the Series

Advanced Research in Reliability and System Assurance Engineering

The aim of this new book series is to publish the research studies and articles that bring up the latest development and research of reliability and system assurance engineering areas. Reliability analysis and system assurance engineering are the strength of engineering sciences. Reliability analysis and system assurance engineering forms the common foundation of all novel disciplines as engineering evolves and develops. The series will include a comprehensive range of topics such as reliability-centered maintenance; risk-informed asset management; safety-critical system performance; system safety; system security; assurance techniques for service-oriented systems; business models; fault tolerant system design; high assurance embedded systems; high assurance software architecture and design; maintenance strategies, etc. 

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering