Diagnosis of Equipment Failures by Pattern Recognition

L. F. Pau

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    The main problems in relation to automatic fault finding and diagnosis in equipments or production systems are discussed: 1) compression of the syndrome and observation spaces for better discrimination between failure modes; 2) simultaneous display of the failure patterns and the failure instants, for maintenance control and review of the reliability design; 3) automatic production of a final set of diagnosis assumptions classified according to their probabilities. 4) sequencing of the inspections in accordance with the failure rates and inspection costs.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalI E E E Transactions on Reliability
    Issue number3
    Pages (from-to)202-208
    Publication statusPublished - 1974

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