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Andrew G. West, Adam J. Aviv, Jian Chang, Vinayak S. Prabhu, Matt Blaze, Sampath Kannan, Insup Lee, Jonathan M. Smith, Oleg Sokolsky
2009 Proceedings of the Second European Workshop on System Security - EUROSEC '09  
QuanTM, a QTM system, selectively combines elements from trust management and reputation management to create a novel method for policy evaluation.  ...  A representation of quantified trust relationships, the trust dependency graph, and a sample QuanTM application specific to the KeyNote trust management language, are also proposed.  ...  First, we have presented the concept of a Quantitative Trust Management (QTM) system, one which has the desirable attributes of both trust and reputation management.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1519144.1519149 dblp:conf/eurosec/WestACPBKLSS09 fatcat:b6mmpmitqvh4hb6g5hn3avfwoe

The role of scenarios in scripting (the use of) medical technology [article]

Kevin Wiggert, Cornelius Schubert, Ingo Schulz-Schaeffer, Technische Universität Berlin
To answer these questions, the author uses a case study of the development of such a medical technology, namely a so-called Clinical Decision Support System meant to support treatment decisions in cardiology  ...  This system differs from previous versions in that it is data-driven and partly computes this data in a systemically opaque way, for example by using artificially intelligent algorithms or highly complex  ...  , in principle, also increased the level of trust in the systems reasoning.  ... 
doi:10.14279/depositonce-11441 fatcat:z4cs6rlcdvbl7djiprokj4hmdu

Rebel Territorial Control, Governance, and Political Accountability in Civil War: Evidence from the Communist Insurgency in the Philippines

Michael Rubin
The empirical strategy draws upon complementary quantitative and qualitative methods to test the accountability against plausible alternatives using village-level data from the communist insurgency in  ...  This dissertation advances a political accountability theory to explain how civilians influence the distribution of territorial control and governance during civil war.  ...  Community Trust Vignette BARANGAY A Most of the community members who were living in the barangay could be trusted.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d86h60vj fatcat:p5pg4vis7fcovjbmcuw2eu7yzm

Local Transportation and Land Use Coordination: Tools and Gaps

Toward this end, this research project entailed a best practices study of land use and transportation planning across the United States, with a particular focus on issues and strategies relevant to Montana  ...  around four research objectives to facilitate coordinated transportation and land use planning in growing Montana communities: development and extension of local street networks; local transportation system  ...  be warranted to integrate the research products into these existing training programs The research topic was one of six high-priority gaps in practice identified by the research team and confirmed by a  ... 
doi:10.21949/1518227 fatcat:qqw5bojonvaxtl4rzfccb7tc6m

Automated Quantification of Cellular Structures in Histological Images [article]

Henning Höfener, Universität Bremen, Universität Bremen, Horst Hahn
Examination of tissue in pathology plays a central role in many diseases, including most cancers.  ...  However, histological images exhibit large variability, artifacts and clustered structures, which presents a challenge for automated analysis.  ...  Additional funding support was received from the QuantMed project funded by the Fraunhofer Society, Munich, Germany.  ... 
doi:10.26092/elib/54 fatcat:omovk3mjnrbvdg4avzwdxe3w5e