On March 19th, at the Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference in Busan, Korea, Woody was a guest speaker on a special panel session, “Special Panel Discussion I: Fukushima Accident, Issues and Lessons”.
Woody Epstein and Philip Watts have released a new presentation on the Tohoku Tsunami on Tsunami Hazard and Risk Assessment.
Woody wrote this white paper for his sponser at the Tokyo Inst. of Tech., Professor Ninokata, at the end of April, 2011. His analysis preceded those of the NRC, MIT, HSE, and the IAEA.
A 2011 update to the 2006 paper on “Unexampled Events, Resilience, and PRA”, with specific relevance to the recent events in Japan.
The FTL approach is subject to some limitations and approximations.
Celebrating 20+ years of excellence!
On the lack of accepted modeling and quantification procedures for multi-train support systems using fault trees.
A set of example projects Woody has managed or worked on.
Woody’s perspective on risk and risk assessment.