Risk Analysis

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Edited By: L. Anthony Cox, Jr.

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 6/49 (Social Sciences Mathematical Methods); 17/101 (Mathematics Interdisciplinary Applications)

Online ISSN: 1539-6924

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Impact of Acquired Immunity and Dose-Dependent Probability of Illness on Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment
A. Havelaar and A. Swart
A new health study that accounts for ‘acquired immunity’ when evaluating the risk of microbial illness from food or environmental exposures

Interpreting MSHA Citations Through the Lens of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems: Investigating Their Impact on Mine Injuries and Illnesses 2003–2010
Patrick L. Yorio, Dana R. Willmer and Joel M. Haight
Through the lens of MSHA's regulatory framework, we first explore how current enforcement activities align with HSMS elements.

Virtual Issues

Virtual Special Issue on
Simple Characterisations and Communication of Risks

Terje Aven and Louis Anthony Cox, Jr.

Excerpt: The virtual issue has four parts. The first addresses fundamental theory related to the topic. The second part performs a critical analysis of common approaches and tools used in practice, whereas the third part emphasizes ways to improve existing methods. The final part provides concrete examples of applications. A brief summary of the papers is provided for each part.

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"Engineering Risk Analytics"
Special Issue of the Wiley journal Risk Analysis

Guest Editors:

Desheng Dash Wu
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences & Stockholm University, RiskLab Managing Director

James H. Lambert
University of Virginia

Manuscript Deadline Extended through November 1, 2016

Submissions are now being accepted for the Risk Analysis Special Issue “Engineering Risk Analytics." Further information on the issue topics, submission process, and the proposed publication schedule may be found here.

Risk Analysis Awards

Congratulations to Kimberly M. Thompson for being named one of the 2014 Franz Edelman Laureates along with her coauthors for their paper, "Polio Eradicators Use Integrated Analytical Models to Make Better Decisions" at this year's INFORMS Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

For a list of Kimberly M. Thompson's papers published in Risk Analysis, please click here.

Risk Analysis

Professor Tim Bedford, of the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Department of Management Science, was among the winners in the Lloyd’s Science of Risk awards for his article, Decision Making for Group Risk Reduction: Dealing with Epistemic Uncertainty, Vol 33:10

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Special Issue: Foundations of Risk Analysis
Edited by: Terje Aven and Louis Anthony (Tony) Cox, Jr.
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Spring 2014

Special Issue: Risk Analysis of Influenza
Edited by: Charles N Haas and L.A. Cox
Spring 2013

Special Issue: Ecological Risk Assessment in Risk Analysis
Edited by: Wayne G. Landis
Summer 2012

Special Issue: Stanley Kaplan: Reflections and Papers Published
Edited by: B. John Garrick, Michael Greenberg, and Yacov Haimes
Fall 2011

Special Issue: Lester Lave: Reflections and Papers Published
Edited by Michael Greenberg
With the assistance of Ann Bostrom, Granger Morgan and Rae Zimmerman
Summer 2011

Special Issue: Advances in Terrorism Risk Analysis
Edited by: L. Anthony Cox, Jr. and Michael R. Greenberg
Spring 2011