It is shown that the class of discrete decreasing failure rate (DFR) life distributions is a convex class. The authors then obtain the extreme points of this class. Also shown is a method to represent any discrete DFR distribution as a mixture of these extreme points.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Mathematics of Operations Research|
|State||Published - 1980|
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- Mathematics (all)
- Computer Science Applications
- Management Science and Operations Research