Accession Number:

ADA109810

Title:

On Optimum Inspection Schedules.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

This paper treats the problem of determining the minimax inspection schedule for detecting failure of a component or system when inspections have a cost and cost of failure is proportional to the length of time between failure and detection. The minimaxing is done with respect to all failure distributions having a given mean. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE