Bayesian Updating in the Reliability Assessment of Maintained Floating Structures

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Y. Garbatov, C. Guedes Soares

Unit of Marine Technology and Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, 1096 Lisboa, Portugal

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 124(3), 139-145 (Aug 01, 2002) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1493200 History: Received July 01, 2001; Revised January 01, 2002; Online August 01, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Reliability for various intervals between inspections
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Crack propagation as a function of C
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Probability of time to crack initiation as a function of β
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Variation of the probability of time to crack detection as a function of ad
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Reliability of an element as a function of time
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Posterior probability function as a function of C for entire structure
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Posterior probability function as a function of ad for entire structure
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Posterior probability functions as a function of β for entire structure
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Reliability as a function of time (entire structure)



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