Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis: A Practical Guide, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Mohammad Modarres, Mark P. Kaminskiy, Vasiliy Krivtsov

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CRC Press
Published December 1, 2016
Textbook - 504 Pages - 238 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781498745871 - CAT# K26963

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  • Includes revised material on Failure Models & Mechanisms
  • Provides new material on reliability applications of Beta Exponential Distribution
  • Covers the most recent, state-of-the-art developments on Bayesian Reliability Analysis
  • Presents revised material on System Reliability Analysis
  • Discusses most recent developments on estimation of g-renewal process
  • Offers new material on Analysis of Optimal Maintenance Policies under g-renewal process.
  • Supplies new material on Reliability Analysis of Warranty Data


This undergraduate and graduate textbook provides a practical and comprehensive overview of reliability and risk analysis techniques. Written for engineering students and practicing engineers, the book is multi-disciplinary in scope. The new edition has new topics in classical confidence interval estimation; Bayesian uncertainty analysis; models for physics-of-failure approach to life estimation; extended discussions on the generalized renewal process and optimal maintenance; and further modifications, updates, and discussions. The book includes examples to clarify technical subjects and many end of chapter exercises. PowerPoint slides and a Solutions Manual are also available.


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