hazard function

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hazard function

A formula used to estimate the prognosis of a person who has already survived an illness for a specific time.
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The established reliability of the Vishay Dale Thin Film resistors is assured through 100 % screening and extensive environmental testing that includes complete 100 % Group A power conditioning and Group B lot testing, through which the devices have been rated and approved for a "T" failure rate level.
There was a reduction in the failure rate for driver hours offences but still nearly one in five drivers pulled over was over their hours.
However, when viewed against the average failure rate of batsmen at their respective batting positions, the three Indians rise to all- time greats.
BEIRUT: Caretaker Education Minister Hassan Diab discussed Tuesday with other relevant officials the issue of the overwhelming failure rate of grade nine students in Arabic language classes.
Repair / replacement of the system follows exponential distribution with a failure rate of [mu] and the system will be in perfect condition after repair / replacement is completed.
The figures showed English was a relative non-mover, with failure rates for both higher and ordinary level papers remaining almost the same as last year.
However, contraception was provided at no cost, which made have improved adherence and led to an underestimation of failure rates, counterbalancing this potential bias," the study's authors wrote.
The fall in the failure rate included a dip among young drivers aged 20-24, the Association of Chief Police Officers said.
An annual analysis of vehicle inspection forms found the top three problem areas posting the highest failure rates to be engine oil (22 percent), engine cooling systems (20 percent) and brake service (18 percent).
Of the 88 bilateral attempts, there was an overall technical failure rate of 21.
1) For this dynamic failure model (with exponential failure probability density function), Exhibit 1 shows that the effects of redundancy are quite varied and not always beneficial, depending on the single unit reliability required and the associated common failure rate of the key independent system components: supervisory controller/monitor, switched power supplies and microcontroller/processors ("units").
THE Diocese of Lichfield has launched an investigation following an "extremely high" failure rate of memorial stones at the St Benedict Biscop churchyard at Wombourne, near Wolverhampton.
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