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Risk Analysis in Engineering

Techniques, Tools, and Trends, 1st Edition

By Mohammad Modarres

CRC Press

424 pages

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Based on the author's 20 years of teaching, Risk Analysis in Engineering: Techniques, Tools, and Trends presents an engineering approach to probabilistic risk analysis (PRA). It emphasizes methods for comprehensive PRA studies, including techniques for risk management. The author assumes little or no prior knowledge of risk analysis on the p

Table of Contents

Introduction and Definitions. Elements of Risk Assessment. Probabilistic Risk Assessment. Performance Assessment: Data and Modeling. Uncertainty Analysis. Identifying, Ranking, and Predicting Contributors to Risk. Risk Acceptance Criteria. Decision Making Techniques. Risk Communication.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT029010
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / Bayesian Analysis
TEC029000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Operations Research
TEC032000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Quality Control