Brazilian Journal of Probability and Statistics

Acceptance sampling reliability test plans for alpha distributed lifetime

Maroof A. Khan and H. M. Islam

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Abstract

Determining the acceptability of any product, reliability sampling plans are used. In this paper, reliability sampling plans for truncated life test are developed when the lifetimes of a test follow an alpha distribution. The sampling plan proposed here can save the test time in practical situations. Sampling plans are established through an algorithm. Moreover, some tables are provided for the proposed sampling plans so that proposed method can be used conveniently for the practitioner. Operating characteristic values of the sampling plans are also presented. Examples are provided to illustrate its use.

Article information

Source
Braz. J. Probab. Stat., Volume 27, Number 4 (2013), 553-564.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 9 September 2013

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bjps/1378729987

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1214/11-BJPS181

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR3105043

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1298.62177

Keywords
Consumer risk alpha distribution OC curve reliability test plan producer risk

Citation

Khan, Maroof A.; Islam, H. M. Acceptance sampling reliability test plans for alpha distributed lifetime. Braz. J. Probab. Stat. 27 (2013), no. 4, 553--564. doi:10.1214/11-BJPS181. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bjps/1378729987


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