**Commenced**in January 2007

**Frequency:**Monthly

**Edition:**International

**Paper Count:**156

# Search results for: probabilities

##### 156 Generalized Extreme Value Regression with Binary Dependent Variable: An Application for Predicting Meteorological Drought Probabilities

**Authors:**
Retius Chifurira

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
generalized extreme value distribution,
general linear model,
mean annual rainfall,
meteorological drought probabilities

##### 155 A Study of Life Expectancy in an Urban Set up of North-Eastern India under Dynamic Consideration Incorporating Cause Specific Mortality

**Authors:**
Mompi Sharma,
Labananda Choudhury,
Anjana M. Saikia

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
cause specific death ratio,
cause specific probabilities of death,
dynamic,
life expectancy

##### 154 Critical Appraisal of Different Drought Indices of Drought Predection and Their Application in KBK Districts of Odisha

**Authors:**
Bibhuti Bhusan Sahoo,
Ramakar Jha

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
drought indices,
KBK districts,
proposed drought severity index,
SPI

##### 153 Calculating Collision Risk Exposures and Risk Probabilities at Container Terminals

**Authors:**
Mohammad Ali Hasanzadeh,
Thierry Vanelslander,
Eddy Van De Voorde

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
collision accident,
container terminal,
maritime transport,
risk exposure

##### 152 Modeling Binomial Dependent Distribution of the Values: Synthesis Tables of Probabilities of Errors of the First and Second Kind of Biometrics-Neural Network Authentication System

**Authors:**
B. S.Akhmetov,
S. T. Akhmetova,
D. N. Nadeyev,
V. Yu. Yegorov,
V. V. Smogoonov

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
modeling,
errors,
probability,
biometrics,
neural network,
authentication

##### 151 Factorization of Computations in Bayesian Networks: Interpretation of Factors

**Authors:**
Linda Smail,
Zineb Azouz

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Bayesian networks,
D-Separation,
level two Bayesian networks,
factorization of computation

##### 150 Logistic Regression Model versus Additive Model for Recurrent Event Data

**Authors:**
Entisar A. Elgmati

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
additive model,
cumulative probabilities,
infant diarrhoea,
recurrent event

##### 149 Semi-Supervised Learning Using Pseudo F Measure

**Authors:**
Mahesh Balan U,
Rohith Srinivaas Mohanakrishnan,
Venkat Subramanian

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
PU learning,
semi-supervised learning,
pseudo f measure,
classification

##### 148 Determinants of Probability Weighting and Probability Neglect: An Experimental Study of the Role of Emotions, Risk Perception, and Personality in Flood Insurance Demand

**Authors:**
Peter J. Robinson,
W. J. Wouter Botzen

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
flood insurance demand,
prospect theory,
risk perceptions,
risk preferences

##### 147 Decision-Making Under Uncertainty in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

**Authors:**
Helen Pushkarskaya,
David Tolin,
Lital Ruderman,
Ariel Kirshenbaum,
J. MacLaren Kelly,
Christopher Pittenger,
Ifat Levy

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
obsessive compulsive disorder,
decision-making,
uncertainty intolerance,
risk aversion,
ambiguity aversion,
valuation

##### 146 Optical Emission Studies of Laser Produced Lead Plasma: Measurements of Transition Probabilities of the 6P7S → 6P2 Transitions Array

**Authors:**
Javed Iqbal,
R. Ahmed,
M. A. Baig

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
LIBS,
plasma parameters,
transition probabilities,
branching fractions,
stark width

##### 145 Churn Prediction for Telecommunication Industry Using Artificial Neural Networks

**Authors:**
Ulas Vural,
M. Ergun Okay,
E. Mesut Yildiz

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
customer relationship management,
churn prediction,
telecom industry,
deep learning,
artificial neural networks

##### 144 Quality of the Ruin Probabilities Approximation Using the Regenerative Processes Approach regarding to Large Claims

**Authors:**
Safia Hocine,
Djamil Aïssani

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
heavy-tailed distribution,
large claims,
regenerative process,
risk model,
ruin probability,
stability

##### 143 Degradation Model for UK Railway Drainage System

**Authors:**
Yiqi Wu,
Simon Tait,
Andrew Nichols

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
deterioration,
degradation,
markov models,
probability,
railway drainage

##### 142 Neural Correlates of Decision-Making Under Ambiguity and Conflict

**Authors:**
Helen Pushkarskaya,
Michael Smithson,
Jane E. Joseph,
Christine Corbly,
Ifat Levy

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
decision making,
uncertainty,
ambiguity,
conflict,
fMRI

##### 141 Life Cycle Cost Evaluation of Structures with Hysteretic Dampers

**Authors:**
Jinkoo Kim,
Hyungoo Kang,
Hyungjun Shin

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
slit dampers,
friction dampers,
seismic retrofit,
life cycle cost,
FEMA P-58,
PACT

##### 140 Controlling the Expense of Political Contests Using a Modified N-Players Tullock’s Model

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
contests,
Tullock's model,
political elections,
control expenses

##### 139 Use of Multistage Transition Regression Models for Credit Card Income Prediction

**Authors:**
Denys Osipenko,
Jonathan Crook

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
multinomial regression,
conditional logistic regression,
credit account state,
transition probability

##### 138 Applied Complement of Probability and Information Entropy for Prediction in Student Learning

**Authors:**
Kennedy Efosa Ehimwenma,
Sujatha Krishnamoorthy,
Safiya Al‑Sharji

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
complement of probability,
Bayes’ rule,
prediction,
pre-assessments,
computational education,
information theory

##### 137 Binary Decision Diagram Based Methods to Evaluate the Reliability of Systems Considering Failure Dependencies

**Authors:**
Siqi Qiu,
Yijian Zheng,
Xin Guo Ming

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
reliability assessment,
risk assessment,
failure dependencies,
binary decision diagram

##### 136 Seismic Performance Evaluation of Structures with Hybrid Dampers Based on FEMA P-58 Methodology

**Authors:**
Minsung Kim,
Hyunkoo Kang,
Jinkoo Kim

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
FEMA P-58,
friction dampers,
life cycle cost,
seismic retrofit

##### 135 A Generalization of Planar Pascal’s Triangle to Polynomial Expansion and Connection with Sierpinski Patterns

**Authors:**
Wajdi Mohamed Ratemi

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
pascal’s triangle,
generalized pascal’s triangle,
polynomial expansion,
sierpinski’s triangle,
combinatorics,
probabilities

##### 134 Estimating Bridge Deterioration for Small Data Sets Using Regression and Markov Models

**Authors:**
Yina F. Muñoz,
Alexander Paz,
Hanns De La Fuente-Mella,
Joaquin V. Fariña,
Guilherme M. Sales

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
concrete bridges,
deterioration,
Markov chains,
probability matrix

##### 133 Investigating Mathematical Knowledge of Teaching for Secondary Preservice Teachers in Papua New Guinea Based on Probabilities

**Authors:**
Murray Olowa

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
mathematical knowledge for teaching,
subject matter knowledge,
pedagogical content knowledge,
Papua New Guinea,
preservice teachers,
probability

##### 132 Multidimensional Poverty and Child Cognitive Development

**Authors:**
Bidyadhar Dehury,
Sanjay Kumar Mohanty

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
multidimensional poverty,
academic performance index,
reading skills,
math skills,
writing skills,
India

##### 131 Determinants of Breastfeeding in Thailand

**Authors:**
Patarapan Odton

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Breastfeeding,
Exclusive Breastfeeding,
Predominant Breastfeeding,
Urban-Rural Difference

##### 130 Analysis of Sea Waves Characteristics and Assessment of Potential Wave Power in Egyptian Mediterranean Waters

**Authors:**
Ahmed A. El-Gindy,
Elham S. El-Nashar,
Abdallah Nafaa,
Sameh El-Kafrawy

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
distribution of sea waves energy,
Egyptian Mediterranean waters,
waves characteristics,
waves power

##### 129 Development of Earthquake and Typhoon Loss Models for Japan, Specifically Designed for Underwriting and Enterprise Risk Management Cycles

**Authors:**
Nozar Kishi,
Babak Kamrani,
Filmon Habte

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
typhoon,
earthquake,
Japan,
catastrophe modelling,
stochastic modeling,
stratified sampling,
loss model,
ERM

##### 128 The Guaranteed Detection of the Seismoacoustic Emission Source in the C-OTDR Systems

**Authors:**
Andrey V. Timofeev

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
guaranteed detection,
C-OTDR systems,
change point,
interval estimation

##### 127 A Segmentation Method for Grayscale Images Based on the Firefly Algorithm and the Gaussian Mixture Model

**Authors:**
Donatella Giuliani

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
clustering images,
firefly algorithm,
Gaussian mixture model,
meta heuristic algorithm,
image segmentation