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Updating Robust Reliability using Markov Chain Simulation

Beck, J. L. and Au, S. K. (2000) Updating Robust Reliability using Markov Chain Simulation. In: Monte Carlo simulation : proceedings of the International Conference on Monte Carlo Simulation, Principality of Monaco, 18-21 June 2000. Balkema , Lisse, Netherlands, pp. 499-440. ISBN 9058091880.

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A Markov chain simulation method based on the Metropolis-Hastings algorithm and simulated annealing is proposed to update the robust reliability integrals based on a Bayesian statistical approach. It is applied to update the reliability of a structure based on its identified natural frequencies.

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