– Related to the activities of the ROSS Gemini Centre

Slides related to books

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Visting these pages, will give you access to slides on topics like:

-- Failure analysis

  • Failures and failure classification

-- Reliability analysis and engineering

  • Fault Tree Analysis
  • Some aspects of IEC 61508 and IEC 61511
  • Safety integrity level (SIL) determination
  • Spurious activation of safety instrumented systems
  • Partial stroke testing of valves in safety instrumented systems
  • Common cause failure analysis and prevention
  • Production assurance
  • Quality function deployment (QFD)
  • Life cycle cost

-- Risk analysis

  • Basic risk concepts
  • Risk metrics and risk acceptance criteria
  • Event Tree Analysis
  • Risk Analysis - An introduction
  • Hazard checklist (preliminary)
  • Perspectives on major accidents
  • Preliminary hazard analysis
  • Job Safety Analysis

-- Standards and guidelines

  • EU Machinery Directive

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