CEE 491 - Decision and Risk Analysis

Fall 2021

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491OL375716ONL31230 - 1350 T R    Paolo Gardoni
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491OL467310ONL41230 - 1350 T R    Paolo Gardoni
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491RA366350LCD31230 - 1350 T R  2311 Newmark Civil Engineering Bldg Paolo Gardoni
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491RA467047LCD41230 - 1350 T R  2311 Newmark Civil Engineering Bldg Paolo Gardoni

Official Description

Development of modern statistical decision theory and risk analysis, and application of these concepts in civil engineering design and decision making; Bayesian statistical decision theory, decision tree, utility concepts, and multi-objective decision problems; modeling and analysis of uncertainties, practical risk evaluation, and formulation of risk-based design criteria, risk benefit trade-offs, and optimal decisions. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: CEE 202.

Course Description

This course covers the development of modern statistical decision theory and risk analysis, and application of these concepts in civil engineering design and decision making; Bayesian statistical decision theory, decision tree, utility concepts, and multi-objective decision problems; modeling and analysis of uncertainties, practical risk evaluation, and formulation of risk-based design criteria, risk benefit trade-offs, and optimal decisions.

Credit Hours

3 or 4 hours

Prerequisites

A course in Engineering Risk and Uncertainty (such as CEE 202).

Last updated

10/6/2015