Developing Quantitative Methods for Quality and Maintenance Management in Micro-Electromechanical Systems

  • A.D. Tseni
  • S.K. Georgantzinos
  • C. Papadopoulos
  • I. Giannikos


In this research, we create and refine a computational model using Matlab software, focusing on the degradation characteristics of light-emitting devices. This work acknowledges the critical importance of burn-in procedures, quality control measures, and preventive maintenance policies in any organization. The burn-in phase serves as a fundamental step in recognizing faulty products by subjecting them to a predetermined testing period. Post the burn-in phase, a quality control system is employed, leading to the exclusion of sub-standard products. Concurrently, we establish a preventive maintenance strategy that aims at enhancing the product's performance over its lifespan. For the identification of the best choices concerning burn-in, quality control, and preventive maintenance, a cost-efficiency optimization model is formulated. The developed model is then used to assess the value of these policies, comparing original and optimal measurements using an optimization algorithm, all demonstrated through a practical case study.


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How to Cite
TSENI, A.D. et al. Developing Quantitative Methods for Quality and Maintenance Management in Micro-Electromechanical Systems. International Journal of Advanced Research in Technology and Innovation, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 3, p. 1-7, sep. 2023. ISSN 2682-8324. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 11 dec. 2023.