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An Investigation of Nonlinearity of Reliability-Based Design Optimization Approaches

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Byeng D. Youn, Kyung K. Choi

Center for Computer-Aided Design and Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, College of Engineering, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242

J. Mech. Des 126(3), 403-411 (Oct 01, 2003) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1701880 History: Received October 01, 2002; Revised October 01, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
RBDO of PMA and RIA (normal distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
RBDO of PMA and RIA (lognormal distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
RBDO of PMA and RIA (Weibull distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
Convergence failure in RIA at initial design (uniform distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
RBDO of PMA (Gumbel distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
RBDO of PMA (uniform distributions)
Grahic Jump Location
RBDO cost history of bracket

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