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Reliability Issues for DoD Systems: Report of a Workshop References Arcones, M.A., P.H. Kvam, and F.J. Samaniego 2002 Nonparametric estimation of a distribution subject to a stochastic precedence constraint. Journal of the American Statistical Association 97: 170-182. Ascher, H., and H. Fiengold 1984 Repairable Systems Reliability. New York: Marcel Dekker. Balaban, H., and B. Reterer 1974 The use of warranties for defense avionics procurement. Pp. 363-368 in Proceedings of the Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Benton, A.W., and L.H. Crow 1989 Integrated reliability growth testing. P. 160 in Proceedings of the Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Blischke, W.R., and D.N.P. Murthy 1998 Reliability: Modeling, Prediction, and Optimization. New York: John Wiley & Sons. Castillo, E., and A.S. Hadi 1995 Modeling lifetime data with application to fatigue models. Journal of the American Statistical Association 90 (431): 1041-1054. Chan, C.K., and M. Tortorella 2001 Spares-inventory sizing for end-to-end service availability. Pp. 98-102 in Proceedings of the Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Cohen, D.M., S.R. Dalal, J. Pareluis, and G.C. Patton 1996 The Combinatorial Design Approach to Automatic Test Generation. Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium of Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE), White Plains, NY.

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