Olwell, David H.

Statistical Methods in Counterterrorism

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Table of contents

Part I. Game Theory

1. Game Theory in an Age of Terrorism: How Can Statisticians Contribute?
Ronald D. Fricker

2. Combining Game Theory and Risk Analysis in Counterterrorism: A Smallpox Example
David L. Banks, Steven Anderson

3. Game-Theoretic and Reliability Methods in Counterterrorism and Security
Vicki Bier

Part II. Biometric Authentication

4. Biometric Authentication
David L. Banks

5. Towards Statistically Rigorous Biometric Authentication Using Facial Images
Sinjini Mitra

6. Recognition Problem of Biometrics: Nonparametric Dependence Measures and Aggregated Algorithms
Andrew L. Rukhin

Part III. Syndromic Surveillance

7. Data Analysis Research Issues and Emerging Public Health Biosurveillance Directions
Henry Rolka

8. Current and Potential Statistical Methods for Monitoring Multiple Data Streams for Biosurveillance
Galit Shmueli, Stephen E. Fienberg

9. Evaluating Statistical Methods for Syndromic Surveillance
Michael A. Stoto, Ronald D. Fricker, Arvind Jain, Alexis Diamond, John O. Davies-Cole, Chevelle Glymph, Gebreyesus Kidane, Garrett Lum, LaVerne Jones, Kerda Dehan, Christine Yuan

10. A Spatiotemporal Analysis of Syndromic Data for Biosurveillance
Laura Forsberg, Caroline Jeffery, Al Ozonoff, Marcello Pagano

Part IV. Modeling

11. Modeling and Simulation for Defense and National Security
Wendy L. Martinez

12. Modeling and Parameterization for a Smallpox Simulation Study
Sarah Michalak, Gregory Wilson

13. Approaches to Modeling the Concentration Field for Adaptive Sampling of Contaminants during Site Decontamination
William K. Sieber, James S. Bennett, Abera Wouhib, Joe Fred Gonzalez, Myron J. Katzoff, Stanley A. Shulman

14. Secure Statistical Analysis of Distributed Databases
Alan F. Karr, Xiaodong Lin, Ashish P. Sanil, Jerome P. Reiter

15. Statistical Evaluation of the Impact of Background Suppression on the Sensitivity of Passive Radiation Detectors
Tom Burr, James Gattiker, Mark Mullen, George Tompkins


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Keywords: MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General MAT029000

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Natural Sciences

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