Reliability and Life Cycle Maintainability

Part of the Springer Series in Reliability Engineering book series (RELIABILITY)


The theory underlying the development of reliability methods, standards, and objectives, including statistical inference.


Safety Factor Safety Margin Reliability Study Life Test Service Assurance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.EntlebuchSwitzerland

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