SRC Journals

One of SRC's primary means of disseminating up-to-date industry information is through the SRC Journal, our quarterly technical publication. The Journal contains articles, editorials, industry announcements, and SRC product and service information of significance to the reliability, maintainability, supportability and quality community. You may view all publications and articles related to a category of interest or keyword phrase.


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Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V10, N1 (2.78M)
Volume 10, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 2002. Topics include: A Method for Achieving an Enhanced Mission Capability, The New Reliability - Really? A Perspective, TRW Automotive Assesses PRISMŽ Methodology for Internal Use


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V10, N2 (3.17M)
Volume 10, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 2002. Topics include: The Facts About Predicting Software Defects and Reliability, Defense Acquisition Reform and Reliability, Aircraft Wiring System Integrity Initiatives - A Government and Industry Partnership, RAC Launches Aging Systems Web Site, Statistics - A Reliability Engineer's Tool, Not Reliability Engineering


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V10, N3 (2.76M)
Volume 10, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 2002. Topics include: Competing through Supply Chains: The Rise of Integrated Supply Chain Management, Additional Sources for Supply Chain Management, Coming from RAC: Integrated Supply Chain Management, Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM), ISO 9000: Examples of Converting and Tailoring International and National Quality Standards to Industry-Specific Standards


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V10, N4 (3.19M)
Volume 10, Number 4 Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 2002. Topics include: Reliability of Fault-Tolerant Computing Systems and Networks, RAC Introduces It's New Professional Sustainment Program Series, Program Managers Handbook - Common Practices to Mitigate the Risk of Obsolescence, PRISM Column


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V11, N1 (3.31M)
Volume 11, Number 1 First Quarther RAC Journal 2003. Topics include: Is Probabilistic Risk Assessment the Answer; Military Acqusition Survey; PRISM Column


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V11, N2 (3.45M)
Volume 11, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 2003. Topics include: Five Key Ways to Improve Reliability; Methods for Reducing the Cost to Maintain a Fleet of Repairable System; Reliability Testing of Printed Wiring Boards with Interconnect Stress Testing Technology (IST); University of Warwick Conducting Reliability Benchmark Survey; PRISM Column; and DoD to Replace Handbook on Test and Evaluation of Systems Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V11, N3 (3.45M)
Volume 11, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 2003. Topics include: A Beginners Guide to HALT; Military Systems Sustainability: A Lean Model; Markov Analysis; PRISM Column; RMSQ Headlines; and RAC Product News


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V11, N4 (2.44M)
Volume 11, Number 4 Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 2003. Topics include: Biomedical Survival Analysis vs. Reliability: Comparison, Crossover, and Advances; Keys to Reliability Relevance; Mechanical Stress/Strength Interference Theory; Applying RCM Analysis to EA-6B Corrosion Failure Modes; PRISM Column; Future Events; From the Editor; RMSQ Headlines; and Applied Reliability Symposium


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V12, N1 (4.02M)
Volume 12, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 2004. Topics include: Raytheon Assessment of PRISM As A Field Failure Prediction Tool; Petri Nets: An Alternative to Markov Chains; Reliability Engineers: Why Certify?; Multivariable Testing (MVT); RAC Product News; Future Events; From the Editor; PRISM Column; and Upcoming June Training


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V12, N2 (3.17M)
Volume 12, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 2004. Topics include: Not All Lessons Learned Systems Are Created Equal, Product Assurance Capability (PAC) Quantified, The Reliability Implications of Emerging Human Interface Technologies, A Strategy for Simultaneous Evaluation of Multiple Objectives, Sole 2004 - "Future Logistics: The Integrated Enterprise", RAC Product News, Future Events, From the Editor, RMSQ Headlines, Upcoming November Training


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V12, N3 (3.62M)
Volume 12, Number 3, Third Quarter RAC Journal 2004. Topics include: Hazardous Events, An Introduction to Task Analysis, RMSQ Headlines, PRISM Column, RAC Products News, Future Events, From the Editor, Army Makes Reliability a Key Performance Parameter, New DoD Supportability Guidebook, Upcoming November Training


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V12, N4 (3.54M)
Volume 12, Number 4, Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 2004. Topics include: Random Vibration & Mechanical Shock Excite All Resonances; RAC Supports Development of new R&M Distance Learning Module; Improving Mission Performance & Reducing Total Ownership Cost; PRISM Column; New Special Interest Area on Reliability and Maintainability at DAU Acquisition Community Connection Web Site; RAC Product News; RMSQ Headlines; Alion Science and Technology Initiates Program to Provide Free Facility Maintenance Surveys; Future Events; and From the Editor


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V13, N1 (2.94M)
Volume 13, Number 1, First Quarter RAC Journal 2005. Topics include: Reliability Analysis of Avionics in the Commercial Aerospace Industry; Reliability Theory Explains Human Aging and Longevity; Form, Fit, Function, and Interface - An Element of an Open System Strategy; System Level Clues for Detailed Part Issues; RMSQ Headlines; Future Events; From the Editor; PRISM Column; and Upcoming June Training


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V13, N2 (2.08M)
Volume 13, Number 2, Second Quarter RAC Journal 2005. Topics include: Practical Considerations in Calculating Reliability of Fielded Products; Risk Management and Reliability; START Sheets; New DDR&E Portal; RMSQ Headlines; New DoD RAM Guide; Future Events in Reliability, Maintainability, Supportability & Quality; From the Editor; PRISM Column


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V5, N3 (8.74M)
Volume 5, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 1997


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V6, N1 (0.97M)
Volume 6, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 1998. Topics include: Pioneering Reliability Laboratory Addresses Information Technology; Some Observations on Demonstrating Availability


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V6, N2 (1.06M)
Volume 6, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 1998. Topics include: The Status of Reliability Engineering Technology; IEEE Reliability Society; Reliability and Maintainability - Deserted by DoD?; START - Cost as an Independent Variable (CAIV);


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V6, N3 (1.22M)
Volume 6, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 1998. Topics include: Reliability Growth; The Origin of Reliability Growth as a Function of Test; SIDAC; RAC Celebrates 30 Years of Service


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V7, N1 (5.00M)
Volume 7, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 1999. Topics include: Feasibility of a Common Quality Certification System; More Significant Papers in Reliability Physics; SIDAC


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V7, N2 (0.65M)
Volume 7, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 1999. Topics include: Reliability Engineering Technology 1999; SIDAC


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V7, N3 (1.98M)
Volume 7, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 1999. Topics include: PRISM Tutorial; Reliability Prediction Methods


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V7, N4 (1.24M)
Volume 7, Number 4 Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 1999. Topics include: Standardization in Reliability; Engineering Information Assurance into Information Systems; IEC Dependability Standards


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V8, N1 (1.12M)
Volume 8, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 2000. Topics include: A Discussion of Software Reliability Modeling Problems; Testing for MTBF; PRISM - A New Tool from RAC; START 2000-1: Sustained Maintenance Planning


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V8, N2 (3.28M)
Volume 8, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 2000. Topics include: Reliability-Centered Maintenance: A Success Story for the Engine Repair Process; The Problem with Aviation COTS; The Central Limit Theorem; ASQ Certification; Supportability; PRISM


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V8, N3 (1.78M)
Volume 8, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 2000. Topics include: What's Hot in R & M and Supportability?; RAC's Guide to Information Analysis Centers; Environmental Stress Screening; ISO 9000 Takes a New Approach


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V8, N4 (1.88M)
Volume 8, Number 4 Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 2000. Topics included, Achieving High Reliability, Human Interface Technology; Demonstrating ORD Capabilities: A New Approach; Analysis of One Shot Devices; Test Risks, Confidence and OC Curves; Public STINET Enhanced; Ethics in Engineering - The Challenger Disaster; RAC Facilitates Customers' Transition to New Methodology


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V9, N1 (2.03M)
Volume 9, Number 1 First Quarter RAC Journal 2001. Topics include: The Status and Prospects of Reliability Technology - Part 1; Smoke Alarms-Preventive Maintenance; Statistical Analysis of Reliability Data, Part 1: Random Variables, Distributions, Parameters, and Data; New Guidance for Using Performance-Based Standards; Non-Government Standards Adopted; Larry Crow New Chair of IEST Fellows Committee; Considering Becoming a CRE?


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V9, N2 (1.94M)
Volume 9, Number 2 Second Quarter RAC Journal 2001. Topics included: The Status of Reliability Engineering Technology 2001; The Status and Prospects of Reliability Technology - Part 2; Non-Normal Distributions in the Real World


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V9, N3 (1.38M)
Volume 9, Number 3 Third Quarter RAC Journal 2001. Topics include: Calculating Probability of Failure of Electronic and Electrical Systems (Markov vs. FTA), Statistical Analysis of Reliability Data, Part 2: On Estimation and Testing, and Product Liability in the New Acquisition Environment: A Topic Requiring a Partnered Solution from the Military and Its Contractors


Journal of the Reliability Analysis Center, V9, N4 (3.14M)
Volume 9, Number 4 Fourth Quarter RAC Journal 2001. Topics include: Statistical Analysis of Reliability Data, Part 3: On Statistical Modeling of Reliability Data, Real-Time Prognostic Condition-Based Maintenance for High Value Systems, Opinion: The Military Services Still Rely on Reliability, What's New From RAC


Journal of the System Reliability Center, V13, N3 (1.89M)
Volume 13, Number 3, Third Quarter SRC Journal 2005. Topics include: A Process to Accelerate Reliability Growth Testing that Provides Demonstrated Reliability With Statistical Confidence; RMSQ Headlines; Supportability Toolkit Now Available; Independent Reliability Maturity Assessment - Improving the Bottom Line; DoD Assessments and Support; Determining the Experimental Sample Size; Open Training Announcement; From the Editor; Future Events


Journal of the System Reliability Center, V13, N4 (2.87M)
Volume 13, Number 4, Fourth Quarter SRC Journal 2005: Topics include: A Reliability-Based Study for A Flexible Manufacturing System; Product and Services News; RMSQ Headlines; A Brief Tutorial on Fracture, Ductile Failure, Elastic Deformation, Creep, and Fatigue; From the Editor; and Future Events


Journal of the System Reliability Center, V14, N1 (2.91M)
Volume 14, Number 1, First Quarter SRC Journal 2006: Topics inlcude: Calculating Failure Rates of Series/Parallel Networks; RMQS Headlines; SRC Consulting Services; A Brief Tutorial on Impact, Spalling, Wear, Brinelling, Thermal Shock, and Radiation Damage; SRC Consulting Services; Independent Reliability Maturity Assessment; System and Part Integrated Data Resource (SPIDR) Released April 2006; The iFR Method for Early Prediction of Annualized Failure Rates in Fielded Products; From the Editor; and Future Events


Volume 4, Number 1, 1st Quarter 1996
This issue was our introduction to the RAC Blueprints series. It is not available on-line as previous issues of our Journal, but can be purchased through RAC at a cost of $10.00 per copy.


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