Risk and Reliability Analysis: Theory and Applications

In Honor of Prof. Armen Der Kiureghian

  • Paolo Gardoni

Part of the Springer Series in Reliability Engineering book series (RELIABILITY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Paolo Gardoni
      Pages 3-24
  3. Reliability Analysis: Methods and Applications

  4. Stochastic Dynamics: Methods and Applications

  5. Sensitivity Analysis and Optimization

  6. Statistical Analysis and Probabilistic Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 315-315
    2. Matteo Pozzi, Daniele Zonta
      Pages 317-339
    3. Rodrigo Astroza, Hamed Ebrahimian, Joel P. Conte
      Pages 341-364
    4. Daniel Straub, Iason Papaioannou, Wolfgang Betz
      Pages 365-383
    5. Francesco Cavalieri, Paolo Franchin, Pierre Gehl, Dina D’Ayala
      Pages 385-415
  7. Life-cycle and Resilience Analysis and Financial Tools

  8. Matteo Pozzi, Daniele Zonta
    Pages E1-E1

About this book


This book presents a unique collection of contributions from some of the foremost scholars in the field of risk and reliability analysis. Combining the most advanced analysis techniques with practical applications, it is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date books available on risk-based engineering.

All the fundamental concepts needed to conduct risk and reliability assessments are covered in detail, providing readers with a sound understanding of the field and making the book a powerful tool for students and researchers alike.

This book was prepared in honor of Professor Armen Der Kiureghian, one of the fathers of modern risk and reliability analysis.


Risk Analysis Risk-based Design Reliability Assessment Risk-based Engineering Risk Modelling Methods

Editors and affiliations

  • Paolo Gardoni
    • 1
  1. 1.Civil and Environmental Engineering, 3118 Newmark Civil Engineering LaboratoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-52424-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-52425-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1614-7839
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-999X
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