Reliability analysis (RIS510)
Basic concepts and techniques in reliability analysis are introduced.
Course description for study year 2022-2023
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Basic concepts and techniques in reliability analysis are introduced. Themes covered in the course are among others: The probability theoretical foundation for risk and reliability analyses. Calculation of system reliability for binary and multi-state systems. Optimization of reliability and maintenance strategies. Statistical analysis of reliability data for both repairable and non-repairable systems. Introduction to different methods for analysis of reliability data.
Knowledge: After ended course the student will have knowledge about basic methods and the theory behind commonly used techniques in reliability analysis.
Skills: Be able to develop relevant expressions and apply basic theory; concepts, Methods/techniques and models in reliability analysis.
General competence: Basic understanding of reliability theory and applications
Required prerequisite knowledge
STA500 Probability and Statistics 2, STA510 Statistical modeling and simulation
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Written exam||1/1||4 Hours||Letter grades||Valid calculator|
Course coordinator:Jon Tømmerås Selvik
Head of Department:Tore Markeset
Method of work
Lectures, 2-3 hrs per week. Lectures in English
Problem solving (individual or in groups)
|Reliability Analysis (MOS190_1)||10|
Usually takes place through forms and/ or interviews/ discussions in accordance with current guidelines