On s-Independence in ``A New Method to Determine the Failure Frequency of A Complex System'' Academic Article uri icon


  • In an earlier paper an exact formula using cut-set manipulation is developed for the frequency of system failure. One of the assumptions made is that the system is composed of s-independent components. The implications of this assumption are examined in this note.

published proceedings

  • IEEE Transactions on Reliability

author list (cited authors)

  • Singh, C.

citation count

  • 5

complete list of authors

  • Singh, C

publication date

  • June 1978