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CEE 591 - Reliability Analysis

Last offered Spring 2022

Official Description

Introduction to applied probability theory and random processes, Bayesian analysis of model uncertainties. Formulation of reliability for components and systems. Exact solutions for special cases. Approximate solutions by second-moments, first- and second-order reliability methods (FORM and SORM), the response surface method, simulation methods including importance sampling techniques. Reliability-based optimal design and probabilistic design codes. Time- and space-variant reliability formulations. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. Prerequisite: CEE 491.

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Reliability AnalysisG73043LCD41230 - 1350 T R  2311 Newmark Civil Engineering Bldg Paolo Gardoni