CEE 6970 Risk Analysis and Management
Lecture: MWF 10:10-11:00 RHD 253
Spring. 3 credits.
Prerequisite: introduction to probability and statistics (e.g., CEE 3040, ENGRD 2700, ILRST 2100, BTRY 3010, or AEM 2100); two semesters of calculus; or permission of instructor. Enrollment limited to: senior or graduate standing.
Enrollment limited to Distance Students only for CEE 6970.
Develops a working knowledge of risk terminology and reliability engineering, analytic tools and models used to analyze safety, environmental and technological risks, and social and psychological risk issues. Discussions address life risks in the United States historical accidents, natural hazards, threat assessment, transportation risks, industrial accidents, waste incineration, air pollution modeling, public health, regulatory policy, risk communication, and risk management.