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Satisfiability techniques for computing minimal tie sets in reliability assessment

Margaux Duroeulx 1, 2 Nicolae Brinzei 1 Marie Duflot 2 Stephan Merz 2
2 VERIDIS - Modeling and Verification of Distributed Algorithms and Systems
LORIA - FM - Department of Formal Methods , Inria Nancy - Grand Est, MPII - Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik
Abstract : Estimates of system reliability crucially rely on qualitative techniques for determining the impact of component failures. Formally, the structure function of a system determines minimal tie or cut sets that are instrumental for quantitative techniques of reliability assessment. This paper describes three techniques, based on Boolean satisfiability solving, for computing minimal tie sets.
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Margaux Duroeulx, Nicolae Brinzei, Marie Duflot, Stephan Merz. Satisfiability techniques for computing minimal tie sets in reliability assessment. 2017. ⟨hal-01518920⟩



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