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Monash University Handbook 2011 Postgraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Engineering
OfferedGippsland First semester 2011 (Off-campus)
United States of America First semester 2011 (Off-campus)
Coordinator(s)Y Ibrahim


Introduction to the techniques applicable to the analysis of feedback data obtained in the maintenance planning system, statistical techniques applied to maintenance activities, the need for data analysis, methods of presenting analysed data. Weibull analysis. Pareto Curves. Mathematical modelling of maintenance data. Monte Carlo simulation. Queuing theory. Determining optimum frequencies for fixed-time maintenance activities/shutdowns. Reliability and application of reliability data. Introduction to risk analysis.


Assignments: 50%, Examination: 50%. Students are required to pass both components to pass the unit.

Chief examiner(s)

Assoc Prof Yousef Ibrahim

Contact hours

150 hours


MRE5101 (masters only)