A Coherent System Component Importance under Its Signatures Representation
Vanderlei da Costa Bueno
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In this paper we discuss how to measure the component importance for a system in its signature representation. The definition is given in terms of compensator transform and it can be considered as a new formalization of the ideas presented by Bergman [1] in the context of system signature.

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V. Bueno, "A Coherent System Component Importance under Its Signatures Representation," American Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 1 No. 3, 2011, pp. 172-179. doi: 10.4236/ajor.2011.13019.

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