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Author Kahn, Samir, author

Title No fault found : the search for the root cause / by Samir Kahn, Paul Phillips, Christopher J. Hockley, and Ian K. Jennions
Published Warrendale, Pennsylvania, USA : SAE International, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 192 pages) : color illustrations
Series Society of Automotive Engineers. Electronic publications
Society of Automotive Engineers. Electronic Publications. Electronic publications
Contents Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Basics and clarification of terminology -- Chapter 3. The human influence -- Chapter 4. Availability in context -- Chapter 5. Safety perceptions -- Chapter 6. Operating policies for management guidance -- Chapter 7. A benchmark tool for NFF -- Chapter 8. Improving system and diagnostic design -- Chapter 9. Technologies for reducing no fault found -- Chapter 10. Summary and ideas for future work -- Index -- About the authors
Summary Today, we are all strongly dependent on the correct functioning of technical systems. They fail, and we become vulnerable. Disruptions due to degradation or anomalous behavior can negatively impact safety, operations, and brand name, reducing the profitability of all elements of the value chain. This can be tolerated if the link between cause and effect is understood and remedied. This book was developed to propose solutions to this technical and business challenge, which has become less and less acceptable to the commercial aviation industry globally. Bringing together the areas of systems engineering and quality management, this unique book lists relevant terminology for consistent reporting, addresses the importance of "soft" human factors, and deals with aspects of availability and safety, operating policies, tools, diagnostic design, and the use of the right technology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Fault location (Engineering)
Systems engineering.
Form Electronic book
Author Hockley, Christopher J., author
Jennions, Ian K., author
Phillips, Paul, author
Society of Automotive Engineers, publisher
LC no. 2015018194
ISBN 0768082277 (PDF)
0768082285 (prc)
0768082293 (epub)
9780768082272 (PDF)
9780768082289 (prc)
9780768082296 (epub)
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