Multi-disciplinary system reliability analysis

final report : grant no. NAG3-1372

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StatementSankaran Mahadevan and Song Han.
Series[NASA contractor report] -- 206652., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-206652.
ContributionsHan, Song., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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