Reliability Engineering

Objectives

The objective of the CU of Reliability Engineering is to provide the students with a broad knowledge on the subject of Reliability Engineering, namely on the underlying theoretical principles, as well as on the methods used in practice for the statistical and probabilistic analysis of failures in equipment. The students of Reliability Engineering are intended to acquire fundamental knowledge to perform functions in industry, in order to prevent and correct failures in a timely manner, maximizing the availability and safety of the equipment.

General characterization

Code

12532

Credits

3.0

Responsible teacher

Ana Sofia Leonardo Vilela de Matos

Hours

Weekly - 2

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Teaching language

Português

Prerequisites

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Bibliography

  • Ebeling, C.E. (2019) An Introduction to Reliability and Maintainability Engineering. Third Edition. Waveland Press, Inc.
  • Moubray, J. (1999) Reliability-Centered Maintenance. Second Edition. Butterworth-Heinemann.
  • O’Connor, P. and Kleyner, A. (2012) Practical Reliability Engineering. Fifth Edition. John Wiley & Sons.
  • Rausand, M., Barros, A. and Hoyland, A. (2021) System Reliability Theory: Models, Statistical Methods, and Applications. Third Edition. John Wiley & Sons.

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