Minimal repair in heterogeneous populations
M. S. Finkelstein
Source: J. Appl. Probab.
Volume 41, Number 1
The notion of minimal repair is generalized to the case when the
lifetime distribution function is a continuous or a discrete
mixture of distributions (heterogeneous population). The
statistical (black box) minimal repair and the minimal repair
based on information just before the failure of an object are
considered. The corresponding stochastic intensities are defined
and analyzed for the point processes generated by both types of
minimal repair. Some generalizations are discussed. Several simple
examples are considered.
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