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Handling uncertainty

a guide for professionals in the process industries and related fields

by Mike Briggs

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Published by Institution of Chemical Engineers in Rugby .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Production engineering.,
  • Uncertainty.,
  • Chemical engineering.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMike Briggs.
    ContributionsInstitution of Chemical Engineers (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS176 .B73 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 643 p. :
    Number of Pages643
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3344984M
    ISBN 100852954328
    LC Control Number2004351604
    OCLC/WorldCa48570552

      The traditional method for handling uncertainty due to sampling variation in many forms of evaluation, most notably clinical evaluation, has been statistical analysis. When patient specific resource use and health outcome data have been collected (for example. Get this from a library! Handling uncertainty: a guide for professionals in the process industries and related fields. [Mike Briggs; Institution of Chemical Engineers (Great Britain)] -- "The book provides support for young engineers during their early years of training and experience. It also acts as a reference point for tutors and mentors in training schemes.

    the book suggests that, in their eyes, there is no precise definition of uncertainty and therefore no precise solution. Some see the task of managing uncertainty as no more than an extension of financial risk management, entailing the need for financial “buffers” brought about by greater liquidity. Dealing with uncertainty is an unavoidable part of daily life. Because we can’t see the future, we can never be certain about what exactly is going to happen day to day. Research has found that people vary in their ability to tolerate uncertainty. That is, some people are okay with having a lot of uncertainty in their lives, and other people.

      Book A Consultation. Handling Uncertainty. Imagine this: The outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID) has invoked fear, confusion, stress, and surprise in all of us. You may find yourself worrying constantly: before sleep, during work, instead of interacting with loved ones. It’s natural to permute through all the possible outcomes. Briggs, A & Gray, A , 'Handling uncertainty in economic evaluation', in The advanced handbook of methods in evidence based healthcare, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp. , viewed 7 June , doi: /n Briggs, Andrew H. and Alastair M. Gray. "Handling Uncertainty in Economic Evaluation.".


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