Advances in System Reliability Engineering - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128159064

Advances in System Reliability Engineering

1st Edition

Editors: Mangey Ram Paulo Davim
Paperback ISBN: 9780128159064
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st November 2018
Page Count: 750
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Recent Advances in System Reliability Engineering describes and evaluates the latest tools, techniques, strategies, and methods in this topic for a variety of applications. Special emphasis is put on simulation and modelling technology which is growing in influence in industry, and presents challenges as well as opportunities to reliability and systems engineers. Several manufacturing engineering applications are addressed, making this a particularly valuable reference for readers in that sector.

Key Features

  • Contains comprehensive discussions on state-of-the-art tools, techniques, and strategies from industry
  • Connects the latest academic research to applications in industry including system reliability, safety assessment, and preventive maintenance
  • Gives an in-depth analysis of the benefits and applications of modelling and simulation to reliability


Professionals and researchers in industrial, electrical, electronics, computer, civil, mechanical and systems engineering with an interest in reliability

Table of Contents

  1. Reliability Measures
    2. Reliability Assessment of Multi-state Systems
    3. System Engineering
    4. Reliability Modeling and Testing for Complex Systems
    5. Optimization of Multi-state Systems
    6. Continuous Multi-state Systems
    7. Standby Multi-state Systems
    8. New Computational Techniques Applied to Multi-state Systems
    9. Mathematical Modelling and Simulation
    10. System Reliability Improvement
    11. Preventive Maintenance Based on Component Degradation
    12. Probabilistic and Non-probabilistic Safety Assessment
    13. Monitoring and Control for Multi-stage Systems
    14. Engineering Design for Safety and Reliability
    15. System Modelling
    16. Systems Reliability in Manufacturing Engineering


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About the Editor

Mangey Ram

Mangey Ram is currently Head of the Department and Assistant Dean (International Affairs) at Graphic Era University, India. He is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences, as well as Executive Associate Editor of the Journal of Reliability and Statistical Studies. Prof. Ram has published 77 research papers and presented his works at national and international conferences. His research interests are in reliability theory and applied mathematics.

Affiliations and Expertise

Graphic Era University, India

Paulo Davim

J. Paulo Davim is Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing, materials and mechanical engineering. He is the Editor-in-Chief of several international journals, and is currently an editorial board member of 30 international journals. In addition, he has published in his field of research, as author and co-author, more than 60 book chapters and 400 articles for journals and conferences.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal

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