Accession Number:

ADA611099

Title:

Bayesian Missile System Reliability from Point Estimates

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER CORONA DIV NORCO CA

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Report Date:

2014-10-28

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This paper applies the Maximum Entropy Principle MEP to convert point estimates to probability distributions to be used as priors for Bayesian reliability analysis of missile data, and illustrate this approach by applying the priors to a Bayesian reliability model of a missile system.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE