Description 
1 online resource. 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references and index. 
Contents 
Application of Evolutionary Computing to Disaster Restoration and Prevention Problems  Quantitative Risk Analysis of Damage to Structures during Windstorms : Random Field and System Reliability Aspects  Statistical Decisions with Random Fuzzy Data A Possibilistic Approach  Statistical Inference under Two Structurally Different Approaches to Interval Data  Independence in Generalized Interval Probability  Embodied Knowledge of Gesture Motion Acquired by Singular Spectrum Analysis  Fuzzy Probability in Engineering Analyses  A Process for the Estimation of the Duration of Activities in Fuzzy Project Scheduling  Uncertainty Arithmetic on Excel Spreadsheets : AddIn for Intervals, Probability Distributions and Probability Boxes  Extended Uniform Distribution Accounting for Uncertainty of Uncertainty  Efficiency Comparison of Markov Chain Monte Carlo Simulation with Subset Simulation (MCMC/ss) to Standard Monte Carlo Simulation (sMC) for Extreme Event Scenarios  MultiAgent Simulation Considering the Influence of Leader during Flood Disaster  MultiAgent Simulation to Uncertain Civilian Return Trips during a Hypothetical Earthquake  Statistical Characterization and Prediction of Sea Waves Based on Buoy Data  Measuring Validity of Reasoning Process for Transportation Planning Using Bayesian Inference and DempsterShafer Theory  A Simulation Framework for the Path Planning of Unmanned Autonomous Systems  Development of Gap Acceptance Fuzzy Models Using Data from Driving Simulator Experiments  Entropy Approach to RiskAnalysis of Critical Infrastructures Systems  A Survey of Network Theoretic Approaches for Risk Analysis of Complex Infrastructure Systems  Regional Social and Economic Risks as Conditions of Formation of Critical Infrastructures  Decomposition Methods for Restoring Infrastructure Systems  Strategic Planning for Power System Restoration  Preparedness of Finnish Electricity Users against Major Disturbances in Supply of Electric Power  Development of Spatial Risk Profiles of Cargo Rail Systems  Probabilistic Study of Cascading Failures in Complex Interdependent Lifeline Systems  Vulnerability Assessment of Infrastructure Networks by Using Hierarchical Decomposition Methods  Sustainability : Complexity, Regulations and Decisions  A Systems Approach to Vulnerability Assessment  System Reliability Analysis of FatigueInduced Sequential Failure  Sample Treatment of Uncertainties in Earthquake Portfolio Risk Analysis  Probabilistic Application in Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Structures  Options for the Treatment of Uncertainty in Seismic Probabilistic Safety Assessment of Nuclear Power Plants  Seismic Investigation for the Temple of Antioch Reconstruction  Multicriteria Optimization under Uncertainty : Average Criteria Method  NationalLevel Infrastructure Risk Evaluation Framework and Best Practices  Probabilistic Performance Risk Evaluation of Infrastructure Projects  Optimal Planning of Public Works Using Improved Genetic Algorithm  Quantitative Risk Assessment, Public Policy, and DecisionMaking  Research on the Establishment of Mega Public Building Safety Risk Assessment System in China  A New Model of Supervision of Chinese Government over Building Safety : Based on the ThirdParty Assessment Mechanism  Development of Spatial Risk Profiles Resulting from Sea Level Rise  Evaluating the Source of the Risks Associated with Natural Events  Florida International University's Wall of Wind : A Tool for Improving Construction Materials and Methods for HurricaneProne Regions  Risk Management of Long Term Infrastructure Projects "PPPBOT Projects" by Using Uncertainty, Probabilistic and Stochastic Methods and Models  Mixing Good Data with Bad : How to Do It and When You Should Not  Study on the Method Selection for Building Safety Risk Assessment in China  DecisionMaking Model for Offshore Offloading Operations Based on Probabilistic Risk Assessment  Preliminary Risk Analysis of a Liquefied Natural Gas Regasification System in an Offshore Unit  Seismic Risk Assessment and Sensitivity Analysis in Terms of LifeCycle Repair Cost  Influence of SocioEconomic Consequences of World Economic Crisis on a Shadow Economy  Classification and Moral Evaluation of Uncertainties in Engineering Modeling  Making Urban Territories More Resilient to Flooding by Improving the Resilience of Their Waste Management Network A Methodology for Analysing Dysfunctions in Waste Management Networks during and after Flooding  A Polynomial Chaos Approach for Uncertainty Analysis of ChlorideInduced Corrosion in Concrete Structures  Method of Assessment of HumanInduced Area Risks and Creation of Risk Map Using Geoinformation Systems  ClosedForm Approximation to Annual Failure Probabilities. 

Use of Quantitative Risk Assessment in Structural Design  Statistical Tools for Populating/Predicting Input Data of Risk Analysis Models  Integrating Risk Management within the Project Delivery Process at Caltrans : A Transportation Project Case Study  The Relationship between Hazards Vulnerability and Stage of Economic Development in Haiti and Chile  Applying Heuristics to Civil Engineering  Probabilistic and Optimization Considerations in Multihazard Engineering  Asset Management of Structures Using Hybrid Structural Health Monitoring and Structural Uncertainty Analysis Procedure  Structural Health Assessment Using Only NoiseContaminated Responses  Statistically Detecting Clustering for Rare Events  A Bayesian Framework to Predict Deformations during Supported Excavations Based on a SemiEmpirical Method  A Bayesian Network Approach for Identification of Critical Components of a System  Damage Detection in Water Distribution Pipe Network Using Bayesian Framework and System Reliability Analysis  Bayesian Network for PostEarthquake Decision on Monitored Structures  RiskBased Framework for Stream Repair Projects  Managing Climate Change Uncertainty in Water Supply Planning  Improvements in Hurricane Surge Response Functions : Incorporating the Effects of Forward Speed, Approach Angle and Sea Level Rise  A Comparison of TopDown Statistical Models with BottomUp Methods for Power System Reliability Estimation in High Wind Events  Classification of Current Building Stock for Hurricane Risk Analysis  Probabilistic Hurricane Surge Risk Estimation through HighFidelity Numerical Simulation and Response Surface Approximations  Wind Vulnerability Curves for LowRise CommercialResidential Buildings in the Florida Public Hurricane Loss Model  DatabaseAssisted Design : Why and How?  Probabilistic Demand Models and Fragility Estimates for Offshore Wind Turbine Support Structures  The Use of Aerodynamic and Wind Climatological Databases for HighRise Reinforced Concrete Structure Design  Development of Large Directional Wind Speed Databases  Dynamic Displacement Analysis of a Shallow Landslide in Norwood Tuff  Intra and InterEvent Uncertainties of Ground Motion Attenuation Relations  Effective Shear Strengths of Isotropic Spatially Variable Soil Masses  Transportation Risk Analysis (TRA) of Bosphorus Suspended Bridge, Using Probabilistic Approach  Effects of Spatial Variability of Soil Property on Slope Stability  Interval Reliability Analysis for Gravity Retaining System of Deep Excavation  Methodology for Risk Analysis of Ground Surface Subsidence  A Methodology of Constructing Dynamic Risk Maps for Large Metropolitan Areas  A Methodology to Produce Interdependent Networks Disturbance Scenarios  Automated Security Risk Analysis Tool for USAF Installation Security  RiskBased CostBenefit Analysis for Security Assessment Problems  Assessing Vulnerability to Floods of the Built Environment Integrating Urban Networks and Buildings  Quantifying System Vulnerability as a Performance Measure for Systems Investment Evaluation and DecisionMaking  Resilience and Preparedness of Critical Infrastructures  Development of Spatial Risk Profiles Resulting from Sea Level Rise : What Predictions of Future Sea Level Rise Mean for the Built Coast  Defining and Assessing Vulnerability of Infrastructure to Terrorist Attack  Integrating Flood Defence Fragility to Measure Built Environment Vulnerability A GIS Based Approach  ManyObjective RiskBased Planning within Complex Engineering Systems : An Urban Water Planning Example  Risk Management of Asalouye Desalination Project  Forecasting of Erosion and Debris Flow Processes for the Energy Supply and Transport Corridors of Georgia Using the Theory of Reliability and Risk  Probabilistic Dominance Application to the SacramentoSan Joaquin Delta  Capacity Planning under Nonstationary Uncertainties  A Hybrid Approach of Uncertainty Analysis for Performance Measurement of Water Distribution System  A New Approach of Risk Analysis for Complex Infrastructure Systems under Future Uncertainties : A Case of Urban Water Systems  Toward Guidance for Identifying and Measuring Structural Damage Following a Blast Event  Expected Building Damage Using Stratified Systematic Sampling of Failure Triggering Events  Design of Supplemental Dampers for Seismic Risk Reduction of Isolated Bridges  Evaluating the Efficiency of Current Nonlinear Static Pushover Procedures on Estimating Torsion Effect for Asymmetric HighRise Buildings  Analysis of Bridge Performance under the Combined Effect of Earthquake and FloodInduced Scour  Uncertainty Modeling in Bridge Network Maintenance Optimization  Overcoming the Limitations of Traditional ModelUpdating Approaches  Reliability Analysis of Mooring Dolphin Structures  Adaptive Reliability Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridges Using Nondestructive Testing  Modeling LongTerm Reliability of Vertical Barriers  Managing Biological Invasions under Severe Uncertainty : Light Brown Apple Moth in California  Robust Conservation DecisionMaking  A New Approach of Decision Making under Uncertainty for Selecting a Robust Strategy : A Case of Water Pipes Failure  Robust Satisficing and the Probability of Survival  An InfoGap Model to Examine the Robustness of CostEfficient Budget Allocations  InfoGap Approach to Regression  Robust Resource Allocation : An InfoGap Approach. 
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Description based on print version record. 
Subject 
Structural analysis (Engineering)  Congresses.


Public works  Protection  Congresses.


Natural disasters  Risk assessment  Congresses.


Hazard mitigation  Congresses.


Fuzzy systems  Congresses.


Uncertainty  Mathematical models  Congresses.


Emergency management  Congresses.

Added Author 
Ayyub, Bilal M.


ASCE Council on Disaster Risk Management.


International Symposium on Uncertainty Modeling and Analysis (5th : 2011 : Hyattsville, Md.)

Related To 
Print version: International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management (1st : 2011 : Hyattsville, Md.). Vulnerability, uncertainty, and risk analysis, modeling and management. Reston, Va. : American Society of Civil Engineers, c2011 9780784411704 (DLC) 2011010099 (OCoLC)713567288 
Standard No. 
782925113 794493225 
ISBN 
9780784476635 (electronic bk.) 

0784476632 (electronic bk.) 

9780784411704 

0784411700 
