Intelligent Fault Diagnosis
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Fault diagnosis of a physical system
A fault is an abnormal state of  a machine or a system, including dysfunction or misfunction of a part, an assembly, or the whole system. The occurrence of a fault is associated with a number of factors, which in turn is related to a number of symptoms. Fault diagnostics is the study of the relationship of fault, factors  and symptoms, and it is used to predict and control the performance of a system, be it a telecommunication system, a semiconductor manufacturing equipment, or even a human body.

Fault Diagnosis Methods
Many methods are available for fault diagnosis.  They include

Steps in Fault Diagnosis

A Case Study

Questions and comments

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