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Computational approximations of renewal process relating to a warranty problem: The case of phase-type lifetimes


  • Kao, Edward P. C.
  • Smith, Marion Spokony


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  • Kao, Edward P. C. & Smith, Marion Spokony, 1996. "Computational approximations of renewal process relating to a warranty problem: The case of phase-type lifetimes," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 90(1), pages 156-170, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:90:y:1996:i:1:p:156-170

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    1. Edward P. C. Kao & Marion Spokony Smith, 1993. "Discounted and Per Unit Net Revenues and Costs of Product Warranty: The Case of Phase-Type Lifetimes," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 39(10), pages 1246-1254, October.
    2. John W. Mamer, 1987. "Discounted and Per Unit Costs of Product Warranty," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 33(7), pages 916-930, July.
    3. Edward W. Frees & Seong-Hyun Nam, 1988. "Approximating Expected Warranty Costs," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 34(12), pages 1441-1449, December.
    4. Murthy, D. N. P. & Blischke, W. R., 1992. "Product warranty management -- II: An integrated framework for study," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 62(3), pages 261-281, November.
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    1. Montoro-Cazorla, Delia & Perez-Ocon, Rafael, 2006. "Replacement times and costs in a degrading system with several types of failure: The case of phase-type holding times," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 175(2), pages 1193-1209, December.
    2. Richard Arnold & Stefanka Chukova & Yu Hayakawa & Sarah Marshall, 2018. "Warranty Cost Analysis with an Alternating Geometric Process," Papers 1804.06707,
    3. Murthy, D. N. P. & Djamaludin, I., 2002. "New product warranty: A literature review," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 79(3), pages 231-260, October.

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