Application of systems analysis techniques to vulnerability studies of complex installations

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Application of reliability and risk analysis methods (particularly fault trees) to failure analysis of systems in hostile manmade environments is discussed. Methods for constructing, analyzing, and interpreting the fault trees, graphs, and diagrams are described. The application of fault-trees, directed graphs, and functional diagrams to problems in sabotage, survivability, and information protection is discussed in general terms. Special problems encountered in this type of analysis are discussed, and future research directions are considered.

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Bott, T.F. January 1, 1986.

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Application of reliability and risk analysis methods (particularly fault trees) to failure analysis of systems in hostile manmade environments is discussed. Methods for constructing, analyzing, and interpreting the fault trees, graphs, and diagrams are described. The application of fault-trees, directed graphs, and functional diagrams to problems in sabotage, survivability, and information protection is discussed in general terms. Special problems encountered in this type of analysis are discussed, and future research directions are considered.

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NTIS, PC A02/MF A01; 1.

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  • 9. advances in reliability technology symposium, London, UK, 1 Apr 1986

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  • Other: DE86006012
  • Report No.: LA-UR-86-119
  • Report No.: CONF-8604111-1
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 6201158
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1112634

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Bott, T.F. Application of systems analysis techniques to vulnerability studies of complex installations, article, January 1, 1986; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1112634/: accessed September 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.