Stochastic behavior of dissimilar units cold standby system waiting for repair

  • Pramendra Singh Pundir
  • Rohit PatawaEmail author
Original Research


Investigation of the time behavior of repairable systems spans a very large class of stochastic processes. The repetition of the same events connects the theory of reliability with Markov and semi-Markov processes. Exploiting this theory, the present study deals with two repairable dissimilar units’ cold standby system waiting for repair facility after failure of system units. Also, the regenerative point technique has been employed to obtain various reliability measures for the assumed system. Next, a particular case with exponential failures, arbitrary waiting and arbitrary repair rate is simulated followed by conclusions in the last section.


MTSF Profit function Exponential Lindley Availability Maintenance 

Mathematics Subject Classification

90B25 37A50 44A10 91B70 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of AllahabadAllahabadIndia

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