**Date & Time:** July 13, 2011 :: 16:30-17:30

**Venue:** Ramanujan Hall

**Title:**Estimation of the Measures of the Reliability

**Speaker:** Prof. Somesh Kumar,
Department of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur

**Abstract:** Estimation of reliability of an equipment is an important problem in engineering and technology. In this
talk we consider this problem in the context of systems with exponential lifetimes several models are considered and
dominating new ewtimators desired in each case.