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Introduction to fuzzy reliability. (English) Zbl 0877.68006
The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science. 363. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. xvi, 311 p. (1996).
The basic elements of fuzzy reliability theory are given. Some of its applications for describing the behaviour of engineering systems are discussed. Connections between this theory and the system lifetimes and system states are shown. Some open problems are formulated.
Reviewer: L.Kuncheva (Sofia)

68M15 Reliability, testing and fault tolerance of networks and computer systems
68-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to computer science
62N05 Reliability and life testing
03E72 Theory of fuzzy sets, etc.