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Imprecise Subset Simulation

  title={Imprecise Subset Simulation},
  author={Dimitris G. Giovanis and Michael D. Shields},
The objective of this work is to quantify the uncertainty in probability of failure estimates resulting from incomplete knowledge of the probability distributions for the input random variables. We propose a framework that couples the widely used Subset simulation (SuS) with Bayesian/information theoretic multi-model inference. The process starts with data used to infer probability distributions for the model inputs. Often such data sets are small. Multi-model inference is used to assess… 


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