Reliability Analysis of Passive Systems (Paperback)

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Reliability Analysis of Passive Systems (Paperback)

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Reliability analysis of passive systems is the process of assessing the probability of a passive system performing its intended function without failure, over a specified period of time, under specified conditions. A passive system is a system that does not require external energy input to function, such as a safety valve, a thermal insulation system, or a passive cooling system.The reliability analysis of passive systems involves the identification of failure modes and mechanisms that could occur, the determination of failure rates for each component, and the calculation of the system reliability using methods such as fault tree analysis, event tree analysis, or Monte Carlo simulation.The analysis typically starts with a comprehensive review of the system design, including the identification of all components, their functions, and their interdependencies. This is followed by a review of available data on component failure rates, failure modes, and mechanisms, which can be obtained from industry databases, component manufacturers, or relevant literature.Once the failure rates for each component are determined, they are combined using appropriate mathematical models to calculate the overall system reliability. The results of the analysis are used to identify critical components that may require additional testing, inspection, or maintenance, and to optimize the system design to improve overall reliability.Reliability analysis of passive systems is particularly important in industries where safety and reliability are paramount, such as nuclear power plants, chemical processing plants, and aerospace. A thorough and accurate reliability analysis can help to minimize the risk of system failures, improve safety, and reduce costs associated with maintenance and downtime.
Product Details ISBN: 9781805258339
ISBN-10: 1805258338
Publisher: Self Publication
Publication Date: April 4th, 2023
Pages: 202
Language: English