Risk Analysis

CTSM research studies have covered many aspects of the risk domain defined below, and completed many risk studies for governmental and corporate sponsors. The studies include the following selected projects:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

  • Risk analysis of dams and protected hurricane-prone regions
  • Flood damage assessment (residential, commercial, coastal, expert opinion elicitation)
  • Flood impacts on cities and recovery

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

  • Risk analysis of drug delivery systems

U.S. Coast Guard and Navy

  • Life expectancy analysis and asset management
  • Electric induced drowning
  • Approval of personal flotation devices

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and ASME

  • Risk-informed design of piping
  • Risk-informed inspection of industrial facilities

Private Sector (Bechtel, Chevron, Hartford, UTC, CSC, SAIC, etc.)

  • Construction risk studies
  • Risk-based inspection
  • Games, deterrence and national security studies