## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001 - Arctic regions |

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POSSIBILITY OF FAILURE AND

POSSIBILITY OF FAILURE AND

**FUZZY**RELIABILITY With the failure function given by equation 7 , and the resistance and the load functions modelled as**fuzzy**, the possibility of failure calculations are based on the possibilistic ...Page 278

POSSIBILISTIC INSPECTION INTERVAL The measure of

POSSIBILISTIC INSPECTION INTERVAL The measure of

**fuzzy**reliability is given by the failure possibility II , or**fuzzy**reliability index , a Higher the index , less the possibility of failure . The target allowable failure possibility or ...Page 280

Nguyen , H.T. , 1979 , " Toward A Calculus of the Mathematical Notion of Possibility " in Advances in

Nguyen , H.T. , 1979 , " Toward A Calculus of the Mathematical Notion of Possibility " in Advances in

**Fuzzy**Set Theory and Applications , Ed . Gupta , M.M.et al . North Holland Publishing Company , pp 235-246 21.### What people are saying - Write a review

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