Forum: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers
Topic: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and AnswersTopic Posted by: Reliability & Maintainability Forum (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Organization: System Reliability Center
Date Posted: Mon Aug 31 12:47:36 US/Eastern 1998
Original Message:Posted by: Wayne
Date posted: Mon Sep 16 7:25:00 US/Eastern 2002
Subject: AMSAA-unbiased beta
I read Mil-Std 189 on growth testing and come across the formula for calculating unbiased beta for small sample size. I assume they are refering to small sample size of failures. It is not stated how small the sample size is then i can use the unbiased beta?