Mathematical and Statistical Models and Methods in Reliability: Applications to Medicine, Finance, and Quality Control

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V.V. Rykov, N. Balakrishnan, M.S. Nikulin
Springer, Nov 2, 2010 - Technology & Engineering - 457 pages

The book is a selection of invited chapters, all of which deal with various aspects of mathematical and statistical models and methods in reliability. Written by renowned experts in the field of reliability, the contributions cover a wide range of applications, reflecting recent developments in areas such as survival analysis, aging, lifetime data analysis, artificial intelligence, medicine, carcinogenesis studies, nuclear power, financial modeling, aircraft engineering, quality control, and transportation.

Mathematical and Statistical Models and Methods in Reliability is an excellent reference text for researchers and practitioners in applied probability and statistics, industrial statistics, engineering, medicine, finance, transportation, the oil and gas industry, and artificial intelligence.


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Part II Statistical Methods in Reliability
Part III Applications
Part IV Reliability Computer Tools

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N. Balakrishnan is a Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario.

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