Current Trends in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety

An Industry Perspective

  • Uday Kumar
  • Alireza Ahmadi
  • Ajit Kumar Verma
  • Prabhakar Varde
Conference proceedings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Degradation/Aging & Preventive Maintenance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Iman Soleimanmeigouni, Alireza Ahmadi
      Pages 3-12
    3. A. H. S. Garmabaki, Alireza Ahmadi, Mahdieh Ahmadi
      Pages 13-25
    4. Niloofar Minbashi, Morteza Bagheri, Amir Golroo, Iman Arasteh Khouy, Alireza Ahmadi
      Pages 49-63
  3. Diagnostics, Prognostics and Health Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Adithya Thaduri, Diego Galar, Uday Kumar, Ajit Kumar Verma
      Pages 67-81
    3. Urko Leturiondo, Oscar Salgado, Diego Galar
      Pages 99-112
    4. Tawfik Najeh, Achraf Jaber Telmoudi, Lotfi Nabli
      Pages 113-124
    5. Vicente Macián, Bernardo Tormos, Santiago Ruiz, Guillermo Miró, Isaac Rodes
      Pages 141-155
    6. Omar D. Mohammed, Matti Rantatalo
      Pages 157-163
    7. Bernard Schmidt, Diego Galar, Lihui Wang
      Pages 197-211
    8. S. V. Shrikhande, P. V. Varde, D. Datta
      Pages 213-227
  4. Maintenance Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Sida Jiang, Christer Persson
      Pages 243-252
    3. Veronica Fornlöf, Diego Galar, Anna Syberfeldt, Torgny Almgren
      Pages 253-262
    4. Gary Linnéusson, Diego Galar, Mikael Wickelgren
      Pages 263-282
    5. Ljubisa Papic, Srdja Kovacevic, Diego Galar, Adithya Thaduri
      Pages 283-299
  5. Maintenance Modeling and Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 301-301
    2. Amparo Morant, Anna Gustafson, Peter Söderholm
      Pages 303-316
    3. Bjarne Bergquist, Peter Söderholm
      Pages 331-347
    4. Omar Jaradat, Iain Bate, Sasikumar Punnekkat
      Pages 349-371
    5. Christer Stenström, Ulla Juntti, Aditya Parida, Uday Kumar
      Pages 373-380
    6. Mattias Holmgren, Peter Söderholm
      Pages 381-393
    7. N. Jack, D. N. P. Murthy, U. Kumar
      Pages 395-408
    8. M. R. Karim, A. Ahmadi, D. N. P. Murthy
      Pages 409-424
    9. Stephen M. Famurewa, Arne Nissen, Uday Kumar
      Pages 425-436
    10. Amit Patwardhan, Ajit Kumar Verma, Uday Kumar
      Pages 437-445
  6. Probabilistic Risk and Safety Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 447-447
    2. Gopika Vinod, M. Hari Prasad, G. Haridas, R. K. Singh
      Pages 449-457
    3. Varun Hassija, C. Senthil Kumar, K. Velusamy, V. Balasubramaniyan
      Pages 459-470
    4. Anwar Enbaya, Taimoor Asim, Rakesh Mishra, Raj B. K. N. Rao
      Pages 471-484
    5. Ljubisa Papic, Srdja Kovacevic, Diego Galar, Adithya Thaduri
      Pages 485-496
    6. Sachin Kumar, N. S. Joshi, Vivek Mishra, P. V. Varde
      Pages 497-507
  7. Reliability Analysis and Modeling

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 509-509
    2. Pramod Kumar Sharma, A. John Arul
      Pages 511-518
    3. Peter Söderholm, Bjarne Bergquist
      Pages 519-541
    4. Tarun Chugh, V. Sankaranarayanan, P. V. Varde
      Pages 543-560
    5. N. S. Joshi, Sachin Kumar, P. V. Varde
      Pages 587-597
    6. Anil Rana, Ajit Kumar Verma, Ajit Srividya
      Pages 599-609

About these proceedings


Containing selected papers from the ICRESH-ARMS 2015 conference in Lulea, Sweden, collected by editors with years of experiences in Reliability and maintenance modeling, risk assessment, and asset management, this work maximizes reader insights into the current trends in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) and Risk Management.

Featuring a comprehensive analysis of the significance of the role of RAMS and Risk Management in the decision making process during the various phases of design, operation, maintenance, asset management and productivity in Industrial domains, these proceedings discuss key issues and challenges in the operation, maintenance and risk management of complex engineering systems and will serve as a valuable resource for those in the field.


Asset Management ICRESH-ARMS 2015 Maintainability RAMS Reliability Risk Managment Safety and hazard

Editors and affiliations

  • Uday Kumar
    • 1
  • Alireza Ahmadi
    • 2
  • Ajit Kumar Verma
    • 3
  • Prabhakar Varde
    • 4
  1. 1.Operation and Maintenance EngineeringLuleåSweden
  2. 2.Operation and Maintenance EngineeringLuleåSweden
  3. 3.ATOM, University CollegeHaugesundNorway
  4. 4.Bhabha Atomic Research CentreResearch Reactor Services DivisionMumbaiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-23596-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-23597-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2195-4356
  • Series Online ISSN 2195-4364
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