System Reliability

Characterization, evaluation, and control of the reliability of mechanical and smart systems

stochastic sensitivity analysis and design of experiment

Investigation and prediction of system reliability in the additive manufacturing using artificial intelligence (AI)

reliability of smart systems

long-term behaviour of structure components

  • degradation and damage
  • life-cycle assessment

control of uncertainty

  • use of smart structure approaches
  • state control of load-bearing structures
  • investigation of the effect of variable processes on a system’s behaviour

inspection-free – increasing the corrosion resistance of steel wheelsets by inductive surface hardening

welded joints with martensitic chrome steels

damage mechanisms of elastomer components