38378 - Reliability and Quality Control

Course Unit Page

Academic Year 2015/2016

Learning outcomes

Fundamentals of quality and reliability.

Course contents

Fundamentals of Probability and Statistics; fundamentals of metrology; definitions in the field of Reliability; Availability and Reliability functions, MTTF, MTBF, MTTR, reliability of mission; hazard models,  reliability analysis of components and systems; degradation models; FMEA, FMECA, FTA, accelerated  and truncated life tests, exponential and Weibull functions. Statistical Process Control, control charts for variables (x, R, S) and attributes (p, c, u). Capability process index, ARL, ATS

Readings/Bibliography

Teacher's notes    Antonio Zanini - Elementi di Affidabilità - Progetto Leonardo
Douglas C. Montgomery - Controllo statistico della Qualità - McGraw Hill

Office hours

See the website of Roberto Tinarelli