



Selected Publications in English:
Anatoly Lisnianski, Ilia Frenkel, Lev Khvatskin. On sensitivity analysis of aging multistate system by using Lztransform. Reliability Engineering and System Safety (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ress.2016.12.001.
Anatoly Lisnianski, Yi Ding. Using inverse Lztransform for obtaining compact stochastic model of complex power station for shortterm risk evaluation. Reliability Engineering and System Safety (2016), 145 (2016) 1927.
A.Lisnianski, D. Laredo, H. BenHaim. Multistate Markov Model for Reliability Analysis of Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Plant. In “The Second International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability Engineering, Life Science and Operations Management. (SMRLO)”, 2016, IEEE DOI 10.1109/SMRLO.2016.31, pp. 131135.
Anatoly Lisnianski. Application of Extended Universal Generating Function Technique to Dynamic Reliability Analysis of a Multistate System. In “The Second International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability Engineering, Life Science and Operations Management. (SMRLO)”, 2016, IEEE DOI 10.1109/SMRLO.2016.31.
Anatoly Lisnianski, Ilia Frenkel, Lev Khvatskin. On Birnbaum importance assessment for aging multistate system under minimal repair by using the Lztransform method. Reliability Engineering and System Safety (2015), 142 (2015) 258266.
Ilia Frenkel, Lev Khvatskin, Anatoly Lisnianski. Lztransform Application to Availability Assesment of the AirConditioning System with Rental Equipment Working Under Seasonal Weather Conditions. Journal of Information, Control and Management Systems, Vol. 12, (2014), No. 2, pp.133140.
Anatoly Lisnianski, Yi Ding. Inverse Lztransform for a DiscreteState ContinuousTime Markov Process and Its Application to Multistate System Reliability Analysis. In “Applied Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis: Probabilistic Models and Statistical Inference”, Edited by I. Frenkel at al. 2014, John Wiley& Sons, Ltd. ,pp 4358.
Ilia Frenkel, Anatoly Lisnianski, Lev Khvatskin. On the Lztransform Application for Availability Assessment of an Aging Multistate Water Cooling System for Medical Equipment. In “Applied Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis: Probabilistic Models and Statistical Inference”, Edited by I. Frenkel at al. 2014, John Wiley& Sons, Ltd., pp 5977.
Anatoly Lisnianski, Hanoch BenHaim. Shortterm Reliability Evaluation for Power Stations by Using Lztransform. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, (2013), 1(2);110117, DOI 10.1007/s4056501300213.
Anatoly Lisnianski. Reliability Assessment for Aging Multistate System Under Stochastic Demand by Using Lztransform. Proceedings of the 18th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality In Design. July 2628, 2012, Boston, Masschusetts, USA.
A. Lisnianski. Chapter 6. Lztransform for a discretestate continuoustime Markov process and its applications to multistate system reliability. In: Recent Advances in System Reliability. Signatures, Multistate Systems and Statistical Inference. A. Lisnianski and I. Frenkel (Eds.), Springer, 2012, 7995.
A. Lisnianski, D. Elmakias, D. Laredo, H. Ben Haim. A multistate Markov model for a shortterm reliability analysis of a power generating unit. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 98 (2012), 16.
A. Lisnianski. Application Lztransform to Dynamic Multistate System Reliability Analysis. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on "Mathematical Methods in Reliability. Theory Methods. Applications (MMR2011). L. Cui and X. Zhao (Eds), Beijing, 2011.
A. Lisnianski, Y. Ding, Redundancy Analysis for Multistate System: Reliability and Financial Assessment. Mathematical and Statistical Models and Methods in Reliability: Application to Medicine, Finance and Quality Control, Statistics for Industry and Technology. Eds. Rykov et al., Birkhauser, 2010, 141157.
A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, Y. Ding, MultiState System Reliability Analysis and Optimization for Engineers and Industrial Managers. SpringerVerlag, London, Heidelberg, New York, 2010.
Y. Ding, M. Zuo, A. Lisnianski, W. Li, A Framework for Reliability Approximation of Multistate Weighted koutofn Systems, IEEE Transactions on Reliabilit, vol. 59, No. 2, 2010, 297308.
A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, Nonhomogeneous Markov Reward Model for Aging Multistate System under Minimal Repair, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 4, July 2009, 303312.
A. Lisnianski, Y. Ding, Redundancy Analysis for Repairable Multstate System by Using Combined Stochastic Process Methods and Universal Generating Function Technique, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 94, 2009, 17881795.
Y. Ding, A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, Optimal Corrective Maintenance Contract Planning for Aging Multistate System. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, Vol. 25, Issue 5, September/October 2009, 612631.
Y. Ding, A. Lisnianski, P. Wang, L. Goel, L. P. Chiang, Dynamic reliability assessment for bilateral contract electricity providers in restructured power systems. Elecrtic Power Systems Research 2009, 79, 14241430.
Y. Ding, M. Zuo, A. Lisnianski, T. Zhigang, Fuzzy Multistate System: General definition and performance Assessment. IEEE Transactions on Reliabilit, vol. 57, No. 4, 2008, 589594.
A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, Y. Ding, Maintenance Contract Assessment for Aging Systems, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2008: 24: 519531
A. Lisnianski. Point Estimation of the Transition Intensities for a Markov Multistate System via Output Performance Observation, in Advances in Mathematical Modeling for Reliability, Bedford et al. (Eds.), IOS Press, Amsterdam, Oxford, Tokyo, Washington, DC, 2008.
A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, Y. Ding. Maintenance Contract Assessment for Aging Systems, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2008 (Accepted for publication).
Y. Ding, A. Lisnianski, Fuzzy universal generating functions for multistate system reliability assessment. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 159 (3), pp. 307324, 2008.
A. Lisnianski, Extended Block Diagram Method for a Multistate System Reliability Assessment. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 92 (12) 2007, 16011607.
A. Lisnianski, The Markov Reward Model for a Multistate System Reliability Assessment with Variable Demand. Quality Technology and Quantitative Management, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 265278, 2007.
A. Lisnianski, Y. Ding, I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, Maintenance Optimization for Multistate Aging Systems. Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Methodology and Practice, June, 2007, Glasgo, United Kingdom. CDROM.
I. Frenkel, A. Lisnianski, Y. Ding, L. Khvatskin, The Markov Reward Model for Maintenance Contract Assessment of Aging Systems. Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Methodology and Practice, June, 2007, Glasgo, United Kingdom. CDROM.
Y. Ding, P. Wang, A. Lisnianski, Optimal reserve management for restricted power generating systems. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 91 (2006), 792799.
I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, A. Lisnianski, Markov Reward Models for Reliability Assessment of Air Conditioning Systems. Safety and Reliability for Managing Risk, Ed. C. Soares and E. Zio, Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference 2006 (ESREL2006), Estoril, Portugal, 1822 September 2006, 23372341.
S. Goldner, A. Lisnianski, Implementation of Modified Performance Index for Power Generation Units. 16 conference of Israel Society Of Quality, TelAviv, Israel, 1416 November, 2006.
S. Goldner, A. Lisnianski, Markov Model for Ranking Units Performance. Proceedings of IEEIEEE Conference, Eilat, Israel, November, 2006.
A. Lisnianski, D. Laredo, H. Ben Haim, Reliability Analysis of two Protection Systems Configurations for High Voltage Transmission Lines. IEEE 24th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel, Eilat, November, 2006.
Y. Ding, A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, Multistate System Reliability Assessment by Using State Reduction Techniques, Communications in Dependability and Quality Management, An International Journal, Vol. 9, Mo. 3, 2006, 8289.
Y. Ding, A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, Fuzzy Based State Reduction Technique for Multistate System Reliability Assessment. Proceedings of the International Conference Statistical Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems, BIOSTAT2006, Limasol, Cyprus, Ed. by F. Vonta, Nicosia 2006, 269274.
A. Lisnianski, I. Frenkel, L. Khvatskin, Y. Ding, Markov Reward Model for Multistate System Reliability Assessment. Proceedings of the International Conference Statistical Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems, BIOSTAT2006, Limasol, Cyprus, Ed F. Vonta, Nicosia 2006, 373379.
D. Elmakis, A. Lisnianski, Life Cycle Cost Analysis: Actual Problem in Industrial Management, Journal of Business Economics and Management, 2006, Vol. VII, No. 1, 58.
A. Lisnianski, D. Laredo, H. Ben Haim. Redundant Systems Shutdown During Low Capacity Operation. Exploitation and reliability, No. 2, 2006, 2325.
A. Lisnianski. Extended block diagram method for multistate system reliability assessment. Advances in Safety and Reliability, Ed. K. Kolowrocki, Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2005), TRI CITY, Poland, June, 2005, 12771283.
A. Lisnianski, Multistate System Reliability Measures: Extension and Computation Procedure. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability, Safety, Security and Logistics, Sami Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer Sheva, February, 2005. 230233.
A. Lisnianski, D. Laredo, H. Ben Haim. Redundant Systems Shutdown During Low Capacity Operation. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability, Safety, Security and Logistics, Sami Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer Sheva, February, 2005. 234237.
A. Lisnianski. Combined Universal Generating Function and SemiMarkov Process Technique for Multistate System Reliability Evaluation. Communication of 4th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Methodology and Practice, June 2125, 2004, SantaFe, New Mexico.
A. Lisnianski. Universal Generating Function Technique and Random Process Methods for Multistate System Reliability Analysis. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop in Applied Probability (IWAP2004), March 2225, 2004, Piraeus, Greece, 237240.
A. Lisnianski, Multistate System Reliability Measures: Extension and Computation Procedure, Proceedings of the SMRSSL '05, Israel, 2005, pp. 230233.
A. Lisnianski, D. Laredo, H. Ben Haim, Redundant Systems Shutdown During Low Capacity Operation, Proceedings of the SMRSSL '05, Israel, 2005, pp. 234237.
A. Lisnianski and G. Levitin, MultiState System Reliability. Assessment, Optimization, Applications. World Scientific, New Jersey, London, Singapore, Hong Kong, 2003.
G. Levitin and A. Lisnianski, Multistate System Reliability Analysis and Optimization, Handbook of Reliability Engineering, Editor H. Pham, Springer, London, Berlin, NY, 2003.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, and I. Ushakov, Reliability of Multistate Systems: A Historical Overview. Mathematical and Statistical Methods in Reliability, Ser. On Quality, Reliability and Engineering Statistics, vol. 7, Ed. Bo Lindqvist and Kjell Doksum, World Scientific, NJ, London, Singapore, 2003, pp. 123138.
A. Lisnianski, Continuousstate system reliability models as an extension of multistate models, Third International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability MMR2002, Trondheim, June 2002, Communications, pp. 401404.
I. Ushakov, G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, Multistate system reliability: from theory to practice. Third International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability MMR2002, Trondheim, June 2002, Communications, pp. 639642.
D. Elmakis, G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, Optimal Scheduling for Replacement of Power System Equipment within newtype one. Third International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability MMR2002, Trondheim, June 2002, Communications, pp. 227230.
A. Lisnianski, Estimation of Boundary Points for Continuumstate System Reliability Measures. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 74, vol. 1 (2001), pp. 8188.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, Optimal Separation of Elements in Vulnarable MultiState Systems. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 73 (2001), pp. 5566.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. A New Approach to Solving Problems of MultiState System Reliability Optimization. Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2001; 17, pp. 93104.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Structure Optimization of Multistate System with two Failure modes. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 72 (2001), pp. 7589.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Reliability Optimization for Weighted Voting System. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 71 (2001), pp. 131138.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Survivability Maximization for Vulnerable MultiState Systems with Bridge Topology. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 70 (2000), pp. 125140.
A. Lisnianski, A. Eger. Timeredundant system reliability under randomly constrained time resources. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 70 (2000), pp. 157166.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Survivability maximization for vulnerable multistate systems with bridge topology. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 70 (2000), pp. 125140.
A. Lisnianski, G. Levitin. Universal generating function application to multistate system reliability analysis & optimization. Abstracts' book, MMR'2000, Second International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Bordeaux, France, July 47, 2000, pp. 715718.
A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Laredo, Reliability of a Randomly Distributed nphase Task Executing Under Constrained Time Resources. Abstracts' book, MMR'2000, Second International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Bordeaux, France, July 47, 2000, pp. 719722.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, Optimal Replacement Scheduling in Multistate Seriesparallel Systems. Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 2000, 16; 157162.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Genetic Algorithm and Universal Generating Function Technique for Solving Problems of Power System Reliability Optimization. International Conference on Electric Utility Deregulation and Restructuring and Power Technologies 2000, DRPT 2000, 47 April 2000, City University, London, pp. 582585.
A. Lisnianski, G. Levitin, H. BenHaim. Structure optimization of multistate system with time redundancy. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 67, (2000) pp. 103112.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Optimization of Imperfect preventive maintenance for
multistate systems. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 67, (2000) pp. 193203.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Optimal multistage modernization of power systems subject to reliability and capacity requirements. Electric Power Systems Research. 50, (1999), pp. 183190.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Importance and Sensitivity analysis of multistate systems using the Universal Generating Function Method. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 65, (1999) pp. 271282.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Joint Redundancy and Maintenance Optimization
for Multistate Seriesparallel systems. Reliability Engineering and System
Safety, 64, (1999) pp. 3342.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Genetic Algorithm for
Optimal LongTerm Power System Maintenance and Development Planning.
Proceed. Of the 1st Mediterranean Conference on Power Generation,
Transmission and Distribution, Nicosia, Cyprus, November 1618, 1998,
pp. 123128.
A. Lisnianski, A. Jeager. RCM application to generator maintenance. The
Twelfth International Conference of the Israel Society for Quality, Abstracts
13 December, 1998, p. 23.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Redundancy Optimization for SeriesParallel MultiState Systems. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 47, N0. 2, 1998, June, pp. 165172.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Structure Optimization of Power System with Bridge Topology. Electric Power Systems Research. 45, (1998), pp. 201208.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski. Optimal Cyclic Replacement Scheduling for MultiState
Technical Systems. Proceed. Of Conference "Management Science and
Operation Research in Emerging Region", INFORMS June 28  Jule 1, 1998,
p. 22.
R. Rubinstein, A. Lisnianski, G. Levitin, H. BenHaim. Redundancy Optimization Of Static SeriesParallel Reliability Models Under Uncertainty. IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 46, N0. 4, 1997, December, pp. 503511.
G. Levitin, A. Lisnianski, D. Elmakis. Structure Optimization of Power System with Different Redundant Elements. Electric Power Systems Research. 43 (1997), pp. 1927.
A. Lisnianski, G. Levitin, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Power System Optimization Subject to Reliability Constraints. Electric Power Systems Research. 39 (1996), pp. 145152.
A. Lisnianski, I. Eliash, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. DMCS Online Model for
Optimal Spare Parts Inventory Management. Proceedings of 11th International
Conference of The Israel Society for Quality, Jerusalem, November 1996, pp. 106111.
A. Lisnianski, G. Levitin, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. MultiState Technical
System Structure Optimization Subject to Reliability Constraints. Proceedings
of 11th International Conference of The Israel Society for Quality, Jerusalem,
November, 1996, pp. 518523.
A. Lisnianski, I. Eliash, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Application of Stochastic Programming for Optimal Inventory Management in a Power System. 7th International Conference On Stochastic Programming, Nahariya, Israel, June, 1995, p. 48.
R. Rubinstein, A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Redundancy Optimization Of Static Reliability Models. 7th International Conference On Stochastic Programming, Nahariya, Israel, June, 1995, p. 60.
A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. Redundancy Optimization for Power System. Proceedings of 10th International Conference of The Israel Society for Quality, v. 10A, Jerusalem, November, 1994, pp. 313318.
I. Eliash, A. Lisnianski, H. BenHaim, D. Elmakis. DMCS Model for the Inventory System Order Level Determination. Proceedings of 10th International Conference of The Israel Society for Quality, v. 10A, Jerusalem, November, 1994, pp. 161166.
Publications in Russian:
A. Lisnianski. Controller for generator monitoring, loadsharing and synchronizing. Proceed. Of Conference "Automation problems in shipbuilding industry", Leningrad, 1989, p. 94.
A. Lisnianski, A. Krishtal. An optimal synchronizing of dieselgenerators. Proceed. Of Conference "Automation problems in shipbuilding industry", Leningrad, 1989, p. 91.
V. Konstantinov, A. Lisnianski. Control system impact assessment to power system reliability. Shipbuilding, v. 2, 1985, pp. 811.
V. Konstantinov, A. Lisnianski, V. Diment, A. Markov. Reliability assessment for the different load switching methods. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 27, 1984, pp. 1418.
V. Konstantinov, A. Lisnianski. SemiMarkov analysis of the control systems Redundancy for ships power stations. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 25, 1983, pp. 1823.
A. Lisnianski. Optimal load switching control. Proceed. Of Conference "Complex Automatization Problems in Shipbuilding Industry", Leningrad, 1980, p. 108.
A. Lisnianski, K. Liskov. Reliability analysis of different methods for generators synchronizing. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 23, 1980, pp. 2933.
V. Konstantinov, A. Markov, A. Lisnianski, A. Vander. Computer based Monitoring for power system reliability improvement. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 21, 1979, pp. 3543.
A. Lisnianski, V. Viner. Computer based device for minimization of active power oscillations between parallel operated generators. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 18, 1978, pp. 1720.
V. Konstantinov, A. Markov, A. Lisnianski. Information display in the ships power system. Shipbuilding Problems, ser. Ships Automation, v. 17, 1977, pp. 59.
S. GermanGalkin, A. Lisnianski. A method of optimal control in servosystems. System Dynamic. Kishinev, "Shtiinza", 1975.
Inventions:
Multichannel device for load switching.
Invention number 281177, 1988, USSR
Standby generators switching in multistation power system.
Invention number 170288, 1982, USSR
Computer based device for flexible redundancy of electric power supply.
Invention number 162684, 1981, USSR
 
  
