Hw_12_Comm_Manag - CEE 597 Risk Analysis and Management...

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C E E 5 9 7 – R i s k A n a l y s i s a n d M a n a g e m e n t Homework Assignment #12-13 This DOUBLE Homework (#12-13) is due Fri., May 2: Prob. 6 has weight of regular Hw. Dillon will accept this homework (#12-13) until Monday, May 5 th , at noon. Will drop lowest homework score from among first 11 scores. (Student request.) FINAL TWO WEEKS OF THE COURSE ---- (M) Slovic, "Perceptions of Risk" packet (M) Slovic, Fischhoff, Lichtenstein, "Rating the Risks" Readings p. 61 (W) Fischhoff, Watson, and Hope, "Defining Risk" Readings p. 30 (W) Sandman, “Risk = Hazard + Outrage” packet/ key idea (F) Pough and Krimsky, "Emergence of Risk Comm. . .." Readings p. 223 (F) Sandman, "Getting to Maybe: Com. Aspects of Siting. .." Readings p. 233 (F) Bean, "Speaking of Risk" packet /short (M) Sandman, "Telling Reporters" packet/short & sweet (M) Greenburg et al., "Network News Coverage" packet/important (W) Lave, “Fixing the System packet/short & sweet (W) Starr, "Social Benefit versus Technological Risk" Readings p. 183 (W) Starr, "Risk Management & Assessement " packet/key idea (W) Slovic, “Perceived Risk, Trust, and Democracy” packet/GREAT ideas (F) Friday lecture will include ABC News Video on risk management -- don’t miss it! Homework 1) The class has discussed a number of risk issues including: life risks, concepts and dimensions of risk, quantitative definitions of risk, models of risk: fly or drive, Decision and Fault trees for reliability analyses, Poisson processes and multi-state stochastic processes, frequency and probabilities, risk profiles and transportation of hazardous materials, Highway safety and the 55 mph limit, and
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C E E 5 9 7 – R i s k A n a l y s i s a n d M a n a g e m e n t Homework Assignment #12-13 risk assessment & exposure estimation for environmental contaminants. Benefit-risk-cost analysis
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2009 for the course CEE 5950 taught by Professor Carr during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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