Maintenance Theory of Reliability
With 27 Figures
Professor Toshio Nakagawa
Aichi Institute of Technology, 1247 Yachigusa, Yaguasa-cho,
Toyota 470-0392, Japan
British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data
Maintenance theory of reliability. (Springer series in reliability engineering)
1. Maintainability (Engineering) 2. Reliability (Engineering)
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Nakagawa, Toshio, 1942
Maintenance theory of reliability/Toshio Nakagawa.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Reliability (Engineering) I. Title.
620 ?.00452 dc22
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