∗ Probabilistic nature of risk
∗ Qualitative and quantitative risk assessments
∗ System decomposition
∗ Legal and regulatory risks
∗ And much more!
The authors also provide end–of–chapter problems and a course outline. Complete with a new, automated, fault tree synthesis method using semantic networks. Probabilistic Risk Assessment and Management for Engineers and Scientists, Second Edition will be of value to anyone working with engineered systems. Also of Interest from IEEE Press... Successful Patents and Patenting for Engineers and Scientists edited by Michael A. Lechter, Esq. 1995 Softcover 432 pp IEEE Order No. PP4478 ISBN 0–7803–1086–1 Metric Units and Conversion Charts A Metrication Handbook for Engineers, Technologists, and Scientists Second Edition Theodore Wildi 1995 Softcover 144 pp IEEE Order No. PP4044 ISBN 0–7803–1050–0 The Probability Tutoring Book An Intuitive Course for Engineers and Scientists (And Everyone Else!) Carol Ash 1993 Softcover 480 pp IEEE Order No. PP2881 ISBN 0–7803–1051–9
Basic Risk Concepts.
Accident Mechanisms and Risk Management.
Probabilistic Risk Assessment.
Qualitative Aspects of System Analysis.
Quantification of Basic Events.
Quantitative Aspects of System Analysis.
System Quantification for Dependent Events.
Legal and Regulatory Risks.