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Author Singh, V. P. (Vijay P.)
Title Risk and reliability analysis [electronic resource] : a handbook for civil and environmental engineers / Vijay P. Singh, Sharad K., Jain Aditya Tyagi.
Publication Info. Reston, VA : American Society of Civil Engineers, c2007.
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 785 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contents Pt. I. Preliminaries -- Ch. 1. Rational Decision Making Under Uncertainty -- Ch. 2. Elements of Probability -- Ch. 3. Moments and Expectation -- Pt. II. Probability Distributions and Parameter Estimation -- Ch. 4. Discrete and Continuous Probability Distributions -- Ch. 5. Limit and Other Distributions -- Ch. 6. Impulse Response Functions as Probability Distributions -- Ch. 7. Multivariate Probability Distributions -- Ch. 8. Parameter Estimation -- Ch. 9. Entropy Theory and Its Applications in Risk Analysis -- Pt. III. Uncertainty Analysis -- Ch. 10. Error and Uncertainty Analysis -- Ch. 11. Monte Carlo Simulation -- Ch. 12. Stochastic Processes -- Ch. 13. Stochastic Differential Equations
Summary "The consideration of the risk involved in any situation, project, or plan becomes an integral part of the decision-making process. Risk and Reliability Analysis: A Handbook for Civil and Environmental Engineers presents key concepts of risk and reliability that apply to a wide array of problems in civil and environmental engineering."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Engineering -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Reliability (Engineering) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Risk assessment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Jain, S. K. (Sharad Kumar), 1960-
Tyagi, Aditya K.
Related To Print version: Singh, V. P. (Vijay P.). Risk and reliability analysis. Reston, VA : American Society of Civil Engineers, c2007 (DLC) 2006038853
Standard No. 764547564 782958617
ISBN 9780784471807 (electronic bk.)
0784471800 (electronic bk.)
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