Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics

Theory and Practice of Risk Assessment

ICRA 5, Tomar, Portugal, 2013

Editors: Kitsos, C.P., Oliveira, T.A., Rigas, A., Gulati, S. (Eds.)

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  • Presents new results in the field of risk analysis
  • Explores connections between the pure and applied branches of the field
  • Aims to promote interdisciplinary research and collaboration
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This book covers the latest results in the field of risk analysis. Presented topics include probabilistic models in cancer research, models and methods in longevity, epidemiology of cancer risk, engineering reliability and economical risk problems. The contributions of this volume originate from the 5th International Conference on Risk Analysis (ICRA 5). The conference brought together researchers and practitioners working in the field of risk analysis in order to present new theoretical and computational methods with applications in biology, environmental sciences, public health, economics and finance.

Table of contents (30 chapters)

Table of contents (30 chapters)
  • Generalized Information Criteria for the Best Logit Model

    Kitsos, Christos P. (et al.)

    Pages 3-20

  • Fractal Case Study for Mammary Cancer: Analysis of Interobserver Variability

    Hermann, Philipp (et al.)

    Pages 21-35

  • On Analytical Methods for Cancer Research

    Giebel, Stefan (et al.)

    Pages 37-44

  • Modelling Times Between Events with a Cured Fraction Using a First Hitting Time Regression Model with Individual Random Effects

    Malefaki, S. (et al.)

    Pages 45-65

  • Acceleration, Due to Occupational Exposure, of Time to Onset of a Disease

    Chambaz, A. (et al.)

    Pages 67-77

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eBook $129.00
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Hardcover $179.99
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $169.00
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  • Due: November 18, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-36835-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Theory and Practice of Risk Assessment
Book Subtitle
ICRA 5, Tomar, Portugal, 2013
Editors
  • Christos P. Kitsos
  • Teresa A. Oliveira
  • Alexandros Rigas
  • Sneh Gulati
Series Title
Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics
Series Volume
136
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-18029-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-18029-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-18028-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-36835-1
Series ISSN
2194-1009
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 412
Number of Illustrations
44 b/w illustrations, 56 illustrations in colour
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