System and Bayesian Reliability

A book “System and Bayesian Reliability” dedicated to Professor Richard Barlow, who is well known for his pioneering research on reliability, has just been published by World Scientific Publishing. Richard Barlow, an Emeritus Professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering, University of California - Berkeley, was External Examiner of the MSc (Ind. & Sys. Eng.) degree programme of NUS from 1996 to 2000. The book was co-edited by two of Prof Barlow's former PhD students and an ISE faculty member, Associate Professor Xie Min. Prof Xie initiated this effort when he was on sabbatical level at University of California - Berkeley last year. Written by leading researchers in the field, the book is a collection of articles on system and Bayesian reliability analysis.

 

For further information, please click the following URLs:

 

Announcement and order form:
http://www.ise.nus.edu.sg/staff/xiemin/book/Announce-Barlow.pdf

 

Book Cover:
http://www.ise.nus.edu.sg/staff/xiemin/book/Book-Barlow-cover.jpg

 

Content pages:
http://www.ise.nus.edu.sg/staff/xiemin/book/Book-Barlow-contents.pdf

 

Or from the publisher's website:
http://www.worldscibooks.com