Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5680462
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Industrial Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. YAAR YASEMN SERN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5680265
The course set above should be completed before taking IE462 PROBABILISTIC RELIABILITY AND MAINTENANCE .

Course Content

Reliability, failure rate, mean time to failure; lifetime distributions, expected remaining lifetime; structure functions for different system configurations; fault tree analysis; improving/optimizing system reliability with cost considerations including warranty problems; network reliability; reliability bounds; maintenance and replacement policies for Markovian aging equipment.