## Proceedings of the International School of Physics "Enrico Fermi", Volume 94 |

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put F ( x ) = 1 - exp [ - ( 3C — Xu ) / Xo ] . The only merit of this distribution is to be

found in the fact that it is the simplest mathematical expression of the appropriate

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The most

**simple**function satisfying this condition is ( 3 — Xu ) | x , and thus weput F ( x ) = 1 - exp [ - ( 3C — Xu ) / Xo ] . The only merit of this distribution is to be

found in the fact that it is the simplest mathematical expression of the appropriate

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A fundamental reason for the popularity of the exponential distribution and its

widespread exploitation in reliability work is that it leads to

failure rates and makes possible the compilation of design data in a

A fundamental reason for the popularity of the exponential distribution and its

widespread exploitation in reliability work is that it leads to

**simple**addition offailure rates and makes possible the compilation of design data in a

**simple**form .Page 311

Also they are likely to be less ambitious and

developed according to the waterfall model . They are likely to be simpler and

less ambitious because some of the practical limitations in implementing the

system are ...

Also they are likely to be less ambitious and

**simple**in nature than thosedeveloped according to the waterfall model . They are likely to be simpler and

less ambitious because some of the practical limitations in implementing the

system are ...

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### Contents

STATISTICAL THEORY OF RELIABLITY | 8 |

Definitions and characterizations | 12 |

J KEILSON Stochastic models in reliability theory | 23 |

Copyright | |

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