Sie sind auf Seite 1von 6

Technical Papers

05A1

The New Department of Defense (DoD) Guide for Achieving and Assessing RAM........................................ 1
Peter Tabbagh, Paul Gibson, Ernest Seglie, Yvonne Jackson,

05A2

Experience Report on the FIDES Guide Reliability Prediction Method............................................................ 8


Juan J. Marin

05A3

Studies and Methods for Improving the Effectiveness of Reliability Tasks .................................................... 14
Larry H. Crow

05A4

Reliability Predictions Based on Customer Usage Stress Profiles................................................................... 20


Adamantios Mettas, Wenbiao Zhao

05A5

Integrated FRACAS Systems for F117 Infrared Acquisition Designation System


(IRADS) Support Yield Higher MTBMA ....................................................................................................... 26
Arun Mukherjee

05B1

Design-Integrated Reliability Studies According to Requirements Analysis and Return of Experience:


The Proposed ALSTOM Transpost Company EFICARE Method .............................................................. 30
Jean-Jacques Dindeleux

05B2

Lifetime Multiple Response Optimization of Metal Extrusion Die ................................................................. 37


D. Lepadatu, A. Kobi, R. Hambli, A. Barreau

05B3

Early Reliability Prediction in Consumer Electronics Using Weibull Distribution Functions ........................ 43
Roxana A. Ion, Peter C. Sander

05B4

Optimization of System Reliability Robustness using Accelerated Degradation Testing ............................... 48


Haitao Liao, Elsayed A. Elsayed

05D1

ATLAST Deployment and Push Pack Spares Optimization Module .............................................................. 55


Naaman Gurvitz, Sergey Borodetsky, Pierre van Eck

05D2

MTAA Tool for Automated Task Analysis and Lifecycle Support ............................................................. 61
G. Bowden Wise, John M. Lizzi, Louis J. Hoebel

05D3

An Algorithm to Code and Decode Complex Systems, and to Compute s-t Reliability.................................. 67
Mehmet Sahinoglu

05D4

Time Analysis for Fault-Tolerance RealTime Group-based Scheduling ....................................................... 71


Wang Lei, Wu Zhaohui, Wu Xian Ming

05D5

Fault Tree Analysis of Embedded Systems Using SystemC............................................................................ 77


Hamid Reza Zarandi, Seyed Ghassem Miremadi

06A1

A Method for Age Modeling of Power System Components Based on Experience


from the Design Process with the Purpose of Maintenance Optimization....................................................... 82
Tommie Lindquist, Lina Bertling, Roland Eriksson

06A2

Design-for-Reliability and Implementation on Power Converters................................................................... 89


Xijin Tian

06A3

Reliability Analysis of Bulk Power Systems Using Swarm Intelligence......................................................... 96


David G. Robinson

06B1

FTA Technique Addressing Parametric Failures of Complex Electronic and Hybrid Devices ..................... 103
David E. Verbitsky

06B2

Reliability and Maintainability Analysis of Crushing Plants in Jajarm Bauxite Mine of Iran....................... 109
Javad Barabady

06B3

Ideas and Possible Approaches for Ultra-Reliability ..................................................................................... 116


Edward J. Zampino, Michael H. Packard

06B4

Perils and Pitfalls of Weibull Life-data Analysis........................................................................................... 121


Les Warrington, Jeffery A. Jones

06B5

Evaluating System Reliability from the Customer Perspective to Improve Availability Predictions............ 126
Xuemei Zhang, Meenakshi Sharma, Paul Franklin

07A1

Developing High-Level Reliability Languages Using a General Intermediate Domain................................ 133


Robert R. Painter, David Coppit

07A2

Aircraft Safety Modelling for Time-limited Dispatch ................................................................................... 139


Darren R. Prescott, John D. Andrews

07A3

Reliability Analysis of Hierarchical Systems................................................................................................. 146


Guangyu Chen, Xizi Huang, Xiaowo Tang

07A4

Bayesian Accelerated Life Testing under Competing Failure Modes............................................................ 152


Cornel Bunea, Thomas A. Mazzuchi

07A5

UML Based Severity Analysis Methodology ................................................................................................ 158


A. Hassan, K. Goseva-Popstojanova,H. Ammar

07B1

Reliability Analysis of Descent Systems of Planetary Vehicles using Bivariate Exponential Distribution .. 165
Hseyin Sarper

07B2

Reliability Quantification of the Flexure: A Critical Stirling Converter Component .................................... 170
Ashwin R. Shah, Igor Korovaichuk, Edward J. Zampino

07B3

Modeling and Analysis of Repairable Systems with General Repair ............................................................ 176
Adamantios Mettas, Wenbiao Zhao

07B4

Analysis of Complex Repairable Systems ..................................................................................................... 183


Daniel Jacob, Suprasad V. Amari

07B5

Reliability Modeling under the Constraint of Specified Maximum Acceptable Service Interruptions ......... 190
Yuri Langer

07D1

Reliability Prediction through Degradation Data Modeling using a Quasi-Likelihood Approach ................ 193
J. S. R. Jayaram, T. Girish

07D2

A Graphical Approach to the Dual Response Robust Design Problems........................................................ 200


Shao Wei Lam, Loon Ching Tang

07D3

A Customer-Focused Reliability Approach ................................................................................................... 207


Elke den Ouden, Yuan Lu, Nagappan Ganesh, Wim Geudens

07D4

Mimimize System Reliability Variability Based on Six-Sigma Criteria Considering


Component Operational Uncertainties........................................................................................................... 214
Tongdan Jin, Peter Su

07D5

The Value of Field Feedback in Consumer Electronics: A Case Study......................................................... 220


Valia T. Petkova, Peter C. Sander

08A1

Reliability Analysis of Disk Drive Failure Mechanisms ............................................................................... 226


Sandeep Shah, Jon G. Elerath

08A2

Bayesian Reliability Assessment of Gear Lifetime under Fuzzy Environments............................................ 232


Hong-Zhong Huang, Zhan-Quan Sun, Ming J. Zuo, Zhi-Gang Tian

08A3

Memory Yield and Complexity of Built-In Self-rRepair............................................................................... 238


Xiaopeng Wang, Joel N. Mehler, Fred J. Meyer, Nohpill Park

08A4

Life Testing Hydrolic Gear Motors................................................................................................................ 245


James A. McLinn

08B1

A Machine Learning Approach to Estimate Frequency, Duration and Availability Indexes


in Complex Networks .................................................................................................................................... 250
Claudio M. Rocco S., Marco Muselli

08B2

Statistical Model for Estimating the Failure Probability in the Field............................................................. 256
Roxana Ion

08B3

An Interval Estimate of Mean-Time-to-Failure for a Product with Reciprocal


Weibull Degradation Failure Rate ................................................................................................................. 261
Indira Polavarapu, Geoffrey Okogbaa

08B4

Parametric Degradation in Transistors........................................................................................................... 266


Alec Feinberg, Peter Ersland, Allan Widom, Val Kaper

08B5

AMSAA Reliability Projection Method Based on Stein Estimation ............................................................. 271


Paul M. Ellner, J. Brian Hall

09A1

Recovery of the Space Shuttle Columbia....................................................................................................... 278


David Whittle, James G. Kline

09A2

A Summary of the NASA Glenn Ballistic Impact Lab Contributions to


the Columbia Accident Investigation............................................................................................................. 284
Matthew E. Melis, Mike Pereira, Duane Revilock, Kelly S. Carney

09A3

Space Shuttle External Tank (ET) Return to Flight (RTF) and Beyond Initiative Implementation............... 291
James L. Reuter, Ronald W. Wetmore

09B1

Addressing the Performance of Two Software Reliability Modeling Methods ............................................. 297
Peter A. Keiller, Thomas A. Mazzuchi

09B2

Bootstrap-based Techniques for Computing Confidence Intervals in Monte Carlo


System Reliability Evaluation........................................................................................................................ 303
Claudio M. Rocco S., Enrico Zio

09B3

New Study on MLE for Censored Lifetime Data .......................................................................................... 308


Wendai Wang

09B4

Reliability Analysis of Phased Mission Systems with Common Cause Failures........................................... 313
Zhihua Tang, Hong Xu, Joanne Bechta Dugan

09D1

Life Modelling of a Plastic Automotive Compenent ..................................................................................... 319


Ioan F. Campean, George F. Rosala, Daniel M. Grove, Ed Henshall

09D2

A Sigmoid Process for Modeling Warranty Repairs...................................................................................... 326


Guangbin Yang, Z. Zaghati, Jimmy Kapadia

09D3

FMEA Used in Assessing Warranty Costs .................................................................................................... 331


Zdenek Vintr, Michal Vintr

09D4

Reliability Prediction using Multivariate Degradation Data.......................................................................... 337


Di Xu, Wenbiao Zhao

09D5

A New Model Formalism for Mechanical-based Reliability Analysis of Systems........................................ 342


Anthony Hhnel, Franois Rieuneau, Maurice Lemaire

11A1

Forecasting Technology Insertion Concurrent with Design Refresh Planning


for COTS-based Electronic Systems.............................................................................................................. 349
Pameet Singh, Peter Sandborn

11A2

A Novel Approach for Spares Optimization of Complex Repairable Systems.............................................. 355


Suprasad V. Amari, Hoang Pham, Krishnaiah Gidda, Sushil K. Priya

11A3

Cost Analysis of Adaptive Fault Management .............................................................................................. 361


Rodica Tirtea, Geert Deconinck, Ronnie Belmans

11A4

Uses (and Abuses) of Standard and Non-Parametric Statistical Methods in the Analysis
of Aging Aircraft R&M Data......................................................................................................................... 368
Terry J. Mitchell

11B1

Soft Reliability, A New Class of Problems for Innovative Products: "How to Approach Them" ................. 374
Wim H. J. M. Geudens, Peter J. M. Sonnemans, Valia T. Petkova, Aarnout C. Brombacher

11B2

Managing Quality and Reliability with Less Information.............................................................................. 379


N. Ganesh, Y. Lu, E. den Ouden, A. C. Brombacher

11B3

A State of Research Review on Fault Injection Techniques and a Case Study ............................................. 386
Yangyang Yu, Bertrand Bastien, Barry W. Johnson

11B4

Competing Failure Mode Modeling in a Bayesian Reliability Assessment Tool .......................................... 393
Frank Groen, Enrique Lpez Droguett

11D1

Component Repairs: When to Perform and What to Do? .............................................................................. 398


Diederik Lugtigheid, Dragan Banjevic, Andrew K. S. Jardine

11D2

Maintenance Cost Benefit Analysis of Production ShopsAn Availability-based Approach...................... 404


V. N. Achutha Naikan, P. Naga Srinivasa Rao

11D3

On the Application of Quasi-Renewal Theory in Optimization of Imperfect Maintenance Policies............. 410


Sang-chin Yang, Te-wei Lin

11D4

Repairable Systems Reliability Trend Tests and Evaluation ......................................................................... 416


Peng Wang, David W. Coit

12A1

A Decision Support Model for Determining the Applicability of Prognostic Health


Management (PHM) Approaches to Electronic Systems............................................................................... 422
Peter Sandborn

12A2

Economic Allocation of Target Reliability in Modular Software Systems.................................................... 428


I. Rani, R. B. Misra

12A3

Reliability and Availability Cost Design Tradeoffs for HA Systems ............................................................ 433
Wei Hou, O. Geoffrey Okogbaa

12A4

What is Truth? A Practical Guide to Comparing Reliability Equation Answers to Simulation Results........ 439
Kenneth E. Murphy, Anthony W. Malerich, Charles M. Carter

12B1

The Synergistic Twins: Fault Trees and Success Trees ................................................................................. 445
Antonn Wild

12B2

A New Bayesian Network Approach to Solve Dynamic Fault Trees ............................................................ 451
Hichem Boudali, Joanne B. Dugan

12B3

Multiple Failure Mode and Effects Analysis


An Approach to Risk Assessment of Multiple Failures with FMEA............................................................. 457
Karsten Pickard, Peter Mller, Bernd Bertsche

12B4

Bouncing Failure Analysis (BFA): The Unified FTA-FMEA Methodology................................................. 463


Zigmund Bluvband, Rafi Polak, Pavel Grabov

12B5

Extending the Expressive Power of Fault Trees ............................................................................................ 468


Bernhard Kaiser

13A1

Improvement of Sequential Probability Ratio Tests by Acceleration and Automation of Test Planning ...... 475
Milena Krasich

13A2

Anaylsis of the Staircase Method Considering the Bayes Theorem .............................................................. 482
Matthias Maisch, Michael Wacker, Bernd Bertsche

13A3

IC Modeling for Yield-Aware Design with Variable Defect Rates ............................................................... 489
Vinu Vijay Kumar, John Lach

13A4

Designing a Reliability Test Plan Using Field Usage and Bench Life Test Data .......................................... 496
Wenzhen Yan, Jianxiong Chen, Ali T. Herfat

13B1

Risk Assessment of Wire Failures Causing Uncommanded Orbiter RCS Firing


while Docked at the ISS................................................................................................................................. 502
Koushik Datta, Owen R. Greulich

13B2

Orbital Debris and Associated Space Flight Risks......................................................................................... 508


Daniel J. Heimerdinger

13B3

A Soft Error Mitigation Scheme for Safety-Critical Computer Systems ....................................................... 514
Yangyang Yu, Barry W. Johnson

13B4

Analysis of Decision Strategies for Supervising Process Safety ................................................................... 520


Michael Brand, Daniel Brand, Dan Ben-Naphtali

13D1

The Design of an Efficient Real-Time Maintenance Prioritization Tool ....................................................... 527


Meng-Lai Yin, Rafael R. Arellano

13D2

New Concept for Aircraft Maintenence Management: The Dolphin Curve Life Cycle Model
of a Typical Repairable System ..................................................................................................................... 533
Qi Yanjie, Lu Zhigang, Song Bifeng

13D3

Simple Plots for Monitoring the Field Reliability of Repairable Systems..................................................... 539
David Trindade, Swami Nathan

13D4

An Intelligent Reliability Centered Maintenance Analysis System Based on


Case-based Reasoning and Rule-based Reasoning ........................................................................................ 545
Zhonghua Cheng, Xisheng Jia

14A1

Time Accelerated Ultrasonic Testing for Disk Drive Suspension Assemblies .............................................. 550
Kevin Becker

14A2

Accelerated Temperature Cycle Test and Coffin-Manson Model for Electronic Packaging......................... 556
Helen Cui

14A3

Accelerated Test with Unknown Acceleration Model ................................................................................... 561


P. Lantiri, F. Gurin, B. Dumon

14A4

Dependability Benchmarking Using Environmental Test Tools ................................................................... 567


Cristian Constantinescu

14A5

Early Failure Detection System for the SAB80C537 Microcontroller .......................................................... 572
E. Soto, J. Marcos, S. Fernndez, R. lvarez, J. Barbero

14B1

Accident Sequence Evaluation of Complex Systems with Multiple Independent Protective Systems.......... 577
Takehisa Kohda, Eng, Masaki Nakagawa

14B2

Improved Software-based Processor Control-Flow Errors Detection Technique .......................................... 583


O. Goloubeva, M. Rebaudengo, M. Sonza Reorda, M. Violante

14B3

A Comparison of Techniques for Computing PFD Average ......................................................................... 590


Julia V. Bukowski

14B4

Safety Management SystemsNew Wine, Old Skins .................................................................................. 596


Steven D. Smith

14B5

An Approach for the Introduction of Passive System Unavailability in an Accident Sequence.................... 600
Luciano Burgazzi

14D1

Constructing a Stability Index for Software Using Probability Ratio Sequential Testing ............................. 606
Paul Franklin, Xuemei Zhang

14D2

Software Reliability Analysis with Component-Level Fault Tolerance ........................................................ 610


Swapna S. Gokhale

14D3

Quantitative Vulnerability Assessment of Systems Software........................................................................ 615


Omar H. Alhazmi, Yashwant K. Malaiya

14D4

Software Reliability Improvement through Operational Profile Driven Testing ........................................... 621
Sham Arora, R. B. Misra, Vinod M. Kumre

14D5

Variance Expressions for Software Reliability Growth Models .................................................................... 628


Swapna S. Gokhale

Author Index for this Proceedings...................................................................................................................... 635


Key Word Index for this Proceedings ................................................................................................................ 637
2004 Exhibitors .................................................................................................................................................. 639
Call for Papers 2006 ........................................................................................................................................... 641
Symposium Activities not otherwise listed in these Proceedings ...................................................................... 643
Acknowledgements ............................................................................................................................................ 643
Cosponsoring Societies ...................................................................................................................................... 644
Publications Price List........................................................................................................................................ 645