Accession Number:

AD0614120

Title:

OPTIMAL RANDOMIZED REPLACEMENT UNDER MARKOVIAN DETERIORATION.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Jul 63-Dec 64,

Corporate Author:

COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE

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Report Date:

1965-04-15

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The nature of the optimal replacement rules for a system subject to Markovian deterioration and failure is studied. It is shown that under a generalized aging property a randomized control limit rule maximizes the expected cycle length of the system subject to an upper bound on the probability of failure. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE