Principles and Concepts of Technical Failure Analysis

  • Thomas Boellinghaus


This chapter introduces conceptually Part C of the Handbook Technical Diagnostics of Machines and Plants. Although various prescriptions for organization and performing failure analyses are existing in literature, up to the present no approach is consistent to the concept of technical systems in the Sects 2.2 and 2.3 (Fig. 2.6) and thus, a comprehensive concept is outlined in this section, with a special attribute to the VDI-Guideline 3822 Failure Analysis.


Failure Analysis Structural Health Monitoring Local Loading Hybrid Welding Fault Tree Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und–prüfungBerlinGermany

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