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Le Masurier, J. (author)
Geotechnical engineering designs are often predefined before construction commences, in an attempt to eliminate uncertainty. Such predefined design can lead to poor value, either due to waste of resources from over design, when opportunities are missed for optimising the design during construction, or due to the delay and additional cost of...
conference paper 2015
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Boksteen, S.Z. (author)
This thesis investigates various operational aspects of Gas Turbine Combined Cycle Power Plants (GTCC). GTCC power plants are expected to play an increasingly important role in the balancing of supply and demand in the electricity grid. Although originally meant for predominantly base load operation with high efficiencies, market circumstances,...
doctoral thesis 2014
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Walker, W.E. (author), Harremo√ęs, P. (author), Rotmans, J. (author), Van der Sluijs, J.P. (author), Van Asselt, M.B.A. (author), Janssen, P. (author), Krayer von Krauss, M.P. (author)
The aim of this paper is to provide a conceptual basis for the systematic treatment of uncertainty in model-based decision support activities such as policy analysis, integrated assessment and risk assessment. It focuses on the uncertainty perceived from the point of view of those providing information to support policy decisions (i.e., the...
journal article 2003