NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology Follow this link to skip to the main content

BEACON eSpace at Jet Propulsion Laboratory >
JPL Technical Report Server >
JPL TRS 1992+ >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/40170

Title: A strategy to integrate Probabilistic Risk Assessment into design and development processes for aerospace based upon Mars Exploration Rover experiences
Authors: Nunes, Jeffery
Paulos, Todd
Everline, Chester J.
Dezfuli, Homayoon
Keywords: Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA)
reliability
Issue Date: 15-May-2006
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2006.
Citation: International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 15 -19, 2006.
Abstract: This paper will discuss the Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) effort and its involvement with related activities during the development of the Mars Exploration Rover (MER). The Rovers were launched 2003.June.10 (Spirit) and 2003.July.7 (Opportunity), and both have proven very successful. Although designed for a 90-day mission, the Rovers have been operating for over two earth years. This paper will review aspects of how the MER project integrated PRA into the design and development process. A companion paper (Development of the Mars Exploration Rover PRA) will describe the MER PRA and design changes from those results.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/40170
Appears in Collections:JPL TRS 1992+

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
06-0230.pdf1.89 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, but are furnished with U.S. government purpose use rights.

 

Privacy/Copyright Image Policy Beacon Home Contact Us
NASA Home Page + Div 27
+ JPL Space
Site last updated on November 15, 2012.
If you have any comments or suggestions for this web site, please e-mail Alexander Smith or call 4-4202.