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CEE 491 - Decision and Risk Analysis

Fall 2020

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491OL366350ONL31230 - 1350 T R    Paolo Gardoni
Karl Eid
Decision and Risk AnalysisCEE491OL467047ONL41230 - 1350 T R    Paolo Gardoni
Karl Eid

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.

Subject Area

Civil and Environmental Engineering

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