Estimation of Failure Probability and its Applications in Reliability Data Analysis


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Evaluation method of reliability parameter estimation needs to be improved effectively with the advance of science and technology. This paper develops a new method of parameter estimation, which is named E-Bayesian estimation method. In the case one hyper-parameter, the definition of E-Bayesian estimation of the failure probability is provided, moreover, the formulas of E-Bayesian estimation and hierarchical Bayesian estimation, and the property of E-Bayesian estimation of the failure probability are also provided. Finally, calculation on practical problems shows that the provided method is feasible and easy to perform.



Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 118-120)

Edited by:

L.Y. Xie, M.N. James, Y.X. Zhao and W.X. Qian




H. Ming, "Estimation of Failure Probability and its Applications in Reliability Data Analysis", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 118-120, pp. 601-605, 2010

Online since:

June 2010





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