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Published: 01 January 2002
Fig. 20 Fault tree analysis. (a) Symbols. (b) Typical fault tree construction. Source: Ref 46 More
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001798
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... to determine the cause. The investigation included fault-tree analysis, FTIR and EDX spectroscopy, and differential scanning calorimetry with thermogravimetric analysis. Based on test data, the epoxy resin had not been properly cured and was hydrolyzed in its compromised state because of humidity. Hence...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006755
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... Abstract This article discusses the organization required at the outset of a failure investigation and provides a methodology with some organizational tools. It focuses on the use of problem-solving tools such as a fault tree analysis combined with critical thinking. The discussion covers nine...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003519
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... fundamental purpose of discovering root cause. The purpose of this article is to discuss the organization required at the outset of a failure investigation and to provide a methodology with some organizational tools. The main focus is on the problem-solving tool of fault tree analysis. The main point...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003503
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... fault trees are used to unify the analysis of failure modes caused by design errors, manufacturing and maintenance processes, materials, and so on, and to assess the probability of failure mode occurrence. It concludes with information on some of the approaches to automating the FMEA. failure mode...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.9781627081801
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006548
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... fiber reinforced polymer composite ft foot FTA fault-tree analysis FTIR Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy g gram G energy release rate; shear modulus GMAW gas metal arc welding GPa gigapascal GPC gel permeation chromatography GTAW gas tungsten arc weld h hour H Grossmann number hcp hexagonal close...
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Published: 01 December 2019
Fig. 2 Fault tree for failure of epoxy resin encapsulant More
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Published: 01 June 2019
Fig. 7 Cure/Cause Fault Tree for Prevention of Cold Cracking 5 More
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003514
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Abstract This article describes the historical background, uncertainties in structural parameters, classifications, and application areas of probabilistic analysis. It provides a discussion on the basic definition of random variables, some common distribution functions used in engineering...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003500
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Abstract This article briefly introduces the concepts of failure analysis and root cause analysis (RCA), and the role of failure analysis as a general engineering tool for enhancing product quality and failure prevention. It reviews four fundamental categories of physical root causes, namely...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.bldgs.c9001611
EISBN: 978-1-62708-219-8
..., the background information indicates that the thermal history of the joint and the constraint conditions were far from ideal and were the primary cause of failure. In fact, factors of this type have been explicitly included as primary factors in failure analysis fault trees relating to cold cracking...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003505
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... modes, effects, and criticality analysis (FMECA); fault-tree analysis (FTA); fault hazard analysis (FHA); operating hazard analysis (OHA); use of codes, standards, and various regulatory acts; and the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). These are discussed in the article “Safety in Design...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006753
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... Abstract This article briefly introduces the concepts of failure analysis, including root-cause analysis (RCA), and the role of failure analysis as a general engineering tool for enhancing product quality and failure prevention. It initially provides definitions of failure on several different...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.chem.c9001401
EISBN: 978-1-62708-220-4
..., the region on the opposite side had not been severely affected by the cracking that was an outstanding feature of this failure. This cracking, as is evident from the illustration, was extremely irregular and in the form of tree-like corrosion fissures which appeared to have grown in a direction normal...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006833
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... Thruway (I-90) Bridge near Amsterdam , New York , April 5 , 1987 ,” NTSB/HAR88/02, National Transportation Safety Board 23. LeBeau K.H. and Wadia-Fascetti S.J. , Fault Tree Analysis of Schoharie Creek Bridge Collapse , J. Perform. Constr. Facil. , Vol 21 (No. 4 ), Aug 2007...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006754
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... approach to figuring out the consequences of failures of single features on a component or single steps in a processing sequence Kepner Tregoe Decision analysis method for problem solving in complex systems and prioritizing Fault-tree analysis An analysis method that provides a systematic...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... include failure mode and effects analysis, failure mode, effect, and criticality analysis, fault tree analysis, and fault hazard analysis. These formalized methodologies use systematic evaluation and sophisticated computer programs to predict failure in complicated designs and can be an invaluable aid...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006800
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... be catastrophic. These methods include failure mode and effects analysis, failure mode effect and criticality analysis, fault tree analysis, and fault hazard analysis. These formalized methodologies use systematic evaluation and sophisticated computer programs to predict failure in complicated designs and can...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003518
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... that are used to manufacture it. Allows a structured approach to figuring out the consequences of failures of single features on a component or single steps in a processing sequence Kepner Trego Decision analysis method for problem solving in complex systems and prioritizing Fault tree analyis...