The RAMS Analyses in the Face of Ageing. The Bayes Approach

  • Carlo Alberto Clarotti
  • François Billy
  • André Lannoy
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The RAMS analyses are thought to be an engineering based tool whose use entails no theoretical lucubration. To the contrary, many theoretical aspects must be taken into account for RAMS studies to do indeed the job they are supposed to do that is, for RAMS studies to state in a sound way whether or not a given system is “safe/reliable enough”.


Prior Knowledge Unknown Parameter Weibull Distribution Maximum Likelihood Estimator Classical Statistic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlo Alberto Clarotti
    • 1
  • François Billy
    • 2
  • André Lannoy
    • 2
  1. 1.ENEARomeItaly
  2. 2.EDFChatouFrance

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