Course: k-out-of-n Systems and Systems with Network Structure

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Course title k-out-of-n Systems and Systems with Network Structure
Course code KAP/VSS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Jirsák Čeněk, Mgr.
  • Koucký Miroslav, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 90 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Introduce to the following parts: k-out-of-n systems, consecutive-k-out-of-n systems, systems with network structure and their reliability.
Theoretical knowledge and ability to apply them.
Knowledge of the secondary level mathematics

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined examination

Active participation in seminars, credit, knowledge accordant with syllabus.
Recommended literature
  • HARMS, Daryl. Network reliability: experiments with a symbolic algebra environment.
  • CHANG, G. CUI, L. HWANG, F. Reliabilities of Consecutive-k Systems. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2005. ISBN 978-0-7923-6661-4.
  • PHAM, Hoang. Handbook of reliability engineering. London: Springer, 2003. ISBN 1852334533.
  • SHIER, Douglas. Network reliability and algebraic structures. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. ISBN 0-19-853386-1.

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