Statistically based uncertainty assessments in nuclear risk analysis

@inproceedings{Spencer1987StatisticallyBU,
  title={Statistically based uncertainty assessments in nuclear risk analysis},
  author={Floyd W. Spencer and Kathleen V. Diegert and Robert G. Easterling},
  year={1987}
}
Over the last decade, the problems of estimation and uncertainty assessment in probabilistics risk assessment (PRAs) have been addressed in a variety of NRC and industry-sponsored projects. These problems have received attention because of a recognition that major uncertainties in risk estimation exist, which can be reduced by collecting more and better data and other information, and because of a recognition that better methods for assessing these uncertainties are needed. In particular, a… CONTINUE READING