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Formal Safety Assessment of Fishing Vessels

A. Pillay, J. Wang, A. Wall
2002 The journal of the Safety and Reliability Society  
a new modified approach to Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) which incorporates the use of fuzzy rule base and grey theory.  ...  The traditional approach is based on the use of statistical and reliability analysis of equipment failure.  ...  The adoption of FSA for shipping represents a fundamental cultural change, from a largely reactive approach, to one, which is integrated, proactive and soundly based upon the evaluation of risk.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09617353.2002.11690754 fatcat:rpwulewjbjcqho6i76e7y5fl3q

The Vessel Schedule Recovery Problem (VSRP) – A MIP model for handling disruptions in liner shipping

Berit D. Brouer, Jakob Dirksen, David Pisinger, Christian E.M. Plum, Bo Vaaben
2013 European Journal of Operational Research  
in number of services for taxis.  ...  This article focuses on the formulation of a reliable measure of profitability for the involved vehicles. The measure is based on a timespatial decomposition of customer data.  ...  -Optimal Dynamic Tax Evasion: A Portfolio Approach Francesco Menoncin, Economics, Brescia University, Via S. Faustino, 74/B, 25122, Brescia, Italy,, Rosella Levaggi  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2012.08.016 fatcat:c27kagfnxnhjfbil2rydhjhomm

The development of safety and security assessment techniques and their application to port operations

S T Ung
failure mode and effects analysis using a fuzzy rule base [Pillay and Wang, 2003], etc  ...  The security risk can be modelled and a risk ranking can be obtained based on the concept of "Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis" (FMECA) using fuzzy set theory and the fuzzy rule base technique  ...  4 3 3 3 4 3.4 715 4 3 3 3 3 3.2 -716 4 3 3 3 2 3-717 4 3 3 3 1 2.8 718 2 3 3 3 5 3.2 719 2 3 3 3 4 3-720 12 3 3 3 3 2.8 - A-48 The Development ofSafety and  ... 
doi:10.24377/ljmu.t.00005831 fatcat:djavpqn35bhhffdvhy3iz265qy

Design and use of questionnaires: a review of best practice applicable to surveys of health service staff and patients

E McColl, A Jacoby, L Thomas, J Soutter, C Bamford, N Steen, R Thomas, E Harvey, A Garratt, J Bond
2001 Health Technology Assessment  
Non-UK purchasers will have to pay a small fee for post and packing. For European countries the cost is £2 per monograph and for the rest of the world £3 per monograph.  ...  Additionally the HTA website allows you either to pay securely by credit card or to print out your order and then post or fax it.  ...  for -1996 ; appendix 5) clearly represents a failure to locate a number of relevant trials, including some on health-related topics.  ... 
pmid:11809125 fatcat:fc7ynfhgtvayzhzz3yathjp5gm

Fuzzy system dynamics risk analysis (FuSDRA) of autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) deployment in the Antarctic

TY Loh
In particular, understanding the impact of climate change on Antarctic's sea ice is critically important because of its contribution to global sea level rise and its role in regulating the world's climate  ...  In recent years, the maturing of autonomous technology and commercialization of AUVs has led to the rapid expansion of AUV types and capabilities.  ...  A Bayesian approach is then used to aggregate all relevant rules to prioritise potential failure modes.  ... 
doi:10.25959/100.00035098 fatcat:kbocr6tlkzah3f3vbcdcgfmoj4

The United Nations, intra-state peacekeeping and normative change

2004 ChoiceReviews  
be no strict cut-off date for an analysis of the kind we envisage here, and we will not hesitate to draw from time to time on the events which took place in the one or two years that immediately follow  ...  see Z.  ...  missile (ICBM), 45 inter-governmental organizations (IGOs), 18, 51, 57, 66, 87 International Commission of Jurists, 192 International Peace Academy, 21 International Society for Human Rights, 171 Iran  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.42-1832 fatcat:a5doaoppzfcd3p6p34wlvqpdni

Environmental risk analysis and management associated with Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

Behdeen Oraee-Mirzamani, Zen A. Makuch, Tim Cockerill
A number of insurance companies have recently developed different types of insurance mechanisms for covering CO2 storage facilities.  ...  more effectively and therefore adjust their premium rates more in favour of CCS projects.  ...  This is out of step with other regulatory permit-based frameworks (i.e. for oil and gas, nuclear power and waste management industries).  ... 
doi:10.25560/31521 fatcat:iti7jivanfcfdffwkia65jyk7q

Nationalism, Biography and the Ecology of Identity

Jonathan Hearn
2013 Humanities Research  
Sulík favoured a rule-based approach.  ...  In Tom Nairn's theory of nationalism, the uneven development of the dominant mode of production, capitalism, extended through the pressure of imperialism on the periphery and led intellectuals of the new  ... 
doi:10.22459/hr.xix.01.2013.01 fatcat:axmioymxqbchliwrdrrc7b3sie

The value of sport and cultural activities for learners with visual impairment [chapter]

Ann Heard, University of Pretoria
2021 Opening Eyes  
linguistic literature.  ...  This requires an integrated approach that is not just problem-oriented, but with focus on promotion of healthy life-styles, mitigation of risk factors and puts in place "safety nets" for prevention, early  ... 
doi:10.4102/aosis.2020.bk191.09 fatcat:ao54rludv5ezdoqstxsajyjrdu

Teachers providing learner support to learners with visual impairment in challenging contexts [chapter]

Anna-Barbara du Plessis, University of Pretoria
2021 Opening Eyes  
linguistic literature.  ...  This requires an integrated approach that is not just problem-oriented, but with focus on promotion of healthy life-styles, mitigation of risk factors and puts in place "safety nets" for prevention, early  ... 
doi:10.4102/aosis.2020.bk191.04 fatcat:sfj7jjlalfe4lcz5urzdxep43q

Touring Pacific cultures

Mitiana Arbon
2018 Journal of Pacific History  
'Natives and anthropologists: The colonial struggle.' The Contemporary Pacific 3(1): 159-67. Trask, Haunani-Kay. 1993. 'Lovely hula hands: Corporate Tourism and the prostitution of Hawaiian culture.'  ...  Inside Out: Literature, Cultural Politics, and Identity in the New Pacific. ed. Vilsoni Hereniko and Rob Wilson, pp. 249-63. Boston: Rowman and Littlefield. Trask, Haunani-Kay. 1991.  ...  Murray has been an exceptional colleague and I thank him greatly for his rigour, empathy, generosity and wit on our travels together between Canberra, Vila and Pentecost.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00223344.2018.1517583 fatcat:7bonbwulxnat5ftkjfwsi7rvxq


Adriana Cuppuleri
NATO); and of domestic conditions such as Russia?s status recognition by the West, and Russia?s state capacity. This analysis is based on 27 cases of Russia?  ...  s foreign policy according to theoretical approaches that are generated either from the individual, the state or the structural levels of analysis.  ...  The empirical analysis of the dissertation is based on fuzzy-set Qualitative Comparative Analysis (fsQCA) for the cross-case exploratory level, and process tracing as a confirmatory within-case analysis  ... 
doi:10.15168/11572_310181 fatcat:4euqvvmkwbemli2kdaahwhur64

Managerial Problem-Solving Methods and Outline Specification for a Computer-Based Managerial Job-Management System

Bruce Beresford McDonald
The thesis describes a number of designed methods that have emerged in the last few decades including rational sequential approaches as well as self-contained methods which focus on a particular facet.  ...  This thesis examines problem-solving theory and practice by managers and proposes a structure for computer-based job and problem management. Two principal models are advanced.  ...  merits or successes and failures on the different approaches.  ... 
doi:10.21954/ fatcat:uneub3twhbaixipusnbjbp5b3q

The Asian EFL Journal Quarterly Setting the Standards

Paul Robertson, John Adamson, Roger Nunn
2007 Asian EFL Journal   unpublished
Rosemary Viete (Faculty of Education, Monash University) for her generous assistance and support and my beloved husband and daughters for their never ending affection and understanding.  ...  Paul Richardson (Faculty of Education, Monash University) for his continuous supervision and support, Ms.  ...  Hence, the determinants of language dominance go beyond the pure linguistic and attitudinal factors to embark on political, military, and economic power.  ... 

Technology and Regulation 2020

Ronald Leenes, Aaron Martin
TechReg provides an online platform for disseminating original research on the legal and regulatory challenges posed by existing and emerging technologies (and their applications) including, but by no  ...  therefore technology regulation requires a multidisciplinary, integrated approach.  ...  We also want to thank the TechgReg reviewers for their incredibly fast and thoughtful feedback and suggestions.  ... 
doi:10.26116/techreg.volume.2020 fatcat:yvzlbebn75f33ed5vqnfkah5vq
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