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System design under uncertainty

System design under uncertainty

evolutionary optimization of the Gravity Probe-B spacecraft

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gravity Probe B.,
  • Gravitational effects.,
  • Simulated annealing.,
  • Genetic algorithms.,
  • Spacecraft design.,
  • Monte Carlo method.,
  • Spacecraft reliability.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEvolutionary optimization of the Gravity Probe-B spacecraft.
    StatementSamuel P. Pullen, Bradford W. Parkinson.
    Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA-CR-202084., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-202084.
    ContributionsParkinson, Bradford W., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15506227M

    Topics include: risk assessment and management of critical infrastructure projects; performance-based and reliability-based structural optimization under uncertainty; verified and stochastic approaches to modeling and simulation under uncertainty; risk management for floods, tsunamis, earthquakes, and other natural hazards; risk and uncertainty modeling in transportation and logistics; and geotechnical risk, uncertainty. Design decisions and uncertainty Reza Beheshti, Department of Design, Planning and Management, Delft University of Technology, Stevinweg 1,s CN Delft, The Netherlands The goal of design is to change the built designer is the actor in this process initiatingchanges of the existingworld situationto a new world is also a member of the design Cited by:

    About this Item: Springer-Verlag New York Inc., United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This textbook aims to provide a clear understanding of the various tools of analysis and design for robust stability and performance of uncertain dynamic systems. Methods and algorithms of decision making under uncertainty are especially important for design of computer control and management systems based on incomplete or imperfect knowledge of a decision plant. Consequently, problems of analysis and decision making in uncertain systems Author: Zdzislaw Bubnicki.

    1. Design Decision under Uncertainty Decision under Uncertainty Good versus bad decisions Elements of a Decision Limited Information The Role of Decision Analysis in Engineering Design Sequential decisions in product development Challenges in design decision making under uncertainty and scope of this book. MULTI-CRITERIA OPTIMAL STRUCTURAL DESIGN UNDER UNCERTAINTY JAMES L. BECK*, EDUARDO CHAN, AYHAN IRFANOGLU AND COSTAS PAPADIMITRIOU Division of Engineering .


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