Thursday, October 19, 2017

CIVE 601 MCS example

The CivE 601 in-class Excel Monte Carlo simulation (MCS) example is now posted under courses and workshops.

Friday, September 8, 2017

New Publication in NED

Our most recent paper "An advanced statistical method to analyze condition monitoring data collected from nuclear plant systems" by B. Li and M. Pandey, has just been published in Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 323, pp. 133-141. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2017.08.003]

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Keynote lecture at ICOSSAR 2017

Prof. Pandey will be giving a keynote lecture at the upcoming 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR 2017) on August 6-10, 2017 in TU Wien, Vienna, Austria.  The title of his talk is "Stochastic Renewal Processes in Structural Reliability Analysis: An Overview of Models and Applications".

Monday, May 8, 2017

Editor of RESS

Prof. Pandey is serving as an editor of the highly regarded international journal of "Reliability Engineering & System Safety" published by Elsevier in association with the European Safety and Reliability Association, and the Safety Engineering and Risk Analysis Division.

Reliability Engineering and System Safety is an international journal devoted to the development and application of methods for the enhancement of the safety and reliability of complex technological systems, like nuclear power plants, chemical plants,

Friday, May 5, 2017

Launch of our new website

Our new website was launched today using the Waterloo Content Management System (UWCS) in the uwaterloo.ca domain.  

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Attendance at the upcoming CNS conference

We will be presenting two papers at the upcoming Canadian Nuclear Society (CNS) conference on June 4-7, 2017 in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The papers are entitled:

  • "Uncertainty, Sample Size and the 95/95 Tolerance Limit" by M. Jyrkama and M. Pandey
  • "Quantifying Probe Coverage Error in Feeder Thinning Assessment" by M. Jyrkama and M. Pandey

We hope to see you at the conference!

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

UN 0701 offered this term (Winter 2017)

The UN 0701 - Engineering Risk and Reliability course will be offered this winter term, starting on February 25th, 2017.

Details of the course can be found on the course web page.  Updates will be posted as they become available.

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