Surveillance and Control

  • Yakov Ben-Haim, 2006, Info-gap Decision Theory: Decisions Under Severe Uncertainty, 2nd edition, Academic Press, London.
    Chapter 3: Robustness and Opportuneness.
    … Section 3.2.10: Assay design: Environmental monitoring.
  • Wei-Chih Lin, Yu-Pin Lin, and Yung-Chieh Wang, 2016, A decision-making approach for delineating sites which are potentially contaminated by heavy metals via joint simulation, Environmental Pollution, 211: 98-110.
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  • Yakov Ben-Haim, 2017,  Management of Invasive Species: Info-Gap Perspectives, appearing in Managing Invasive Species, Terry Walshe and Mark A. Burgman, eds., Cambridge University Press. Preprint.
  • Yakov Ben-Haim, Craig D. Osteen and L. Joe Moffitt, 2013, Policy Dilemma of Innovation: An Info-Gap Approach, Ecological Economics, 85: 130-138. Pre-print. Hebrew version.
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  • Yemshanov, Denys, Frank H. Koch, Yakov Ben-Haim, Marla Downing, Frank Sapio and Marty Siltanen, 2013, A new multi-criteria risk mapping approach based on a multi-attribute frontier concept, Risk Analysis, 33(9): 1694-1709. On-line version: DOI: 10.1111/risa.12013
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  • Yemshanov, Denys, Frank H. Koch, Yakov Ben-Haim and William D. Smith, 2010, Detection capacity, information gaps and the design of surveillance programs for invasive forest pests, Journal of Environmental Management, 91: 2535-2546. Preprint.
  • Yemshanov, Denys, Frank H. Koch, Yakov Ben-Haim and William D. Smith, 2010, Robustness of risk maps and survey networks to knowledge gaps about a new invasive pest, Risk Analysis: An International Journal,vol.30, #2, pp.261-276. Preprint.
  • Matthias C.M. Troffeas and John Paul Gosling, 2012, Robust detection of exotic infectious diseases in animal herds: A comparative study of three decision methodologies under severe uncertainty, Intl J of Approximate Reasoning, 53: 1271-1281.
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  • Matthias C.M. Troffeas and John Paul Gosling, Robust detection of exotic infectious diseases in animal herds: A comparative study of two decision methodologies under severe uncertainty, 7th International Symposium on Imprecise Probability: Theories and Applications, Innsbruck, Austria, 25-28 July 2011. Paper. Longer version.
  • M.A. Burgman, B.A. Wintle, C.A. Thompson, A. Moilanen, M.C. Runge, and Yakov Ben-Haim, 2010, Reconciling uncertain costs and benefits in Bayes nets for invasive species management, Risk Analysis: An International Journal, vol.30, #2, pp.277-284. Preprint.
  • O’Malley, D. and Vesselinov, V.V., 2014, Groundwater remediation using the information gap decision theory,Water Resources Research, 50(1): 246-256.
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  • Dylan R. Harp and Velimir V. Vesselinov, 2012, Contaminant remediation decision analysis using information gap theory, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 27(1) pp.159-168. Abstract and pre-print.
  • L.R.Carrasco, R.Baker, A.MacLeod, J.D.Knight and J.D.Mumford, 2010, Optimal and robust control of invasive alien species spreading in homogeneous landscapes, J. Royal Soc. Interface, March 6, 2010 7:529-540.
  • Diogo M. Souza Monteiro, L. Roman Carrasco, L. Joe Moffitt, Alasdair J.C. Cook, 2012, Robust surveillance of animal diseases: An application to the detection of bluetongue disease, Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 105: 17-24.
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  • L. Joe Moffitt, John K. Stranlund and Craig D. Osteen, 2008, Robust detection protocols for uncertain introductions of invasive species, Journal of Environmental Management, vol.89, pp.293–299.
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  • L. Joe Moffitt, John K. Stranlund, Barry C. Field, and Craig D. Osteen, 2007, Robust Inspection for Invasive Species with a Limited Budget, in Lansink, Alfons Oude, (ed.), Economics of Plant Health, Springer.
  • Rout, T.M., C.J.Thompson, and M.A.McCarthy, 2009, Robust decisions for declaring eradication of invasive species, Journal of Applied Ecology, vol. 46, pp.782–786.
  • Craig D. Osteen and L. Joe Moffitt, 2011, Managing biological invasions under severe uncertainty: Light brown apple moth in California, ICVRAM 2011: 1st International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Assessment and Management, April 11-13, 2011, University of Maryland, College Park, pp.938-944.
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  • Lior Davidovitch, Richard Stoklosa, Jonathan Majer, Alex Nietrzeba, Peter Whittle, Kerrie Mengersen and Yakov Ben-Haim, 2009, Info-Gap theory and robust design of surveillance for invasive species: The case study of Barrow Island, Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 90, Issue 8, pp.2785-2793.Pre-print.
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  • David R. Fox, Yakov Ben-Haim, Keith R. Hayes, Michael McCarthy, Brendan Wintle, Piers Dunstan, 2007, An info-gap approach to power and sample size calculations, Environmetrics, vol. 18, pp.189-203. Pre-print.
  • Burgman, Mark, 2005, Risks and Decisions for Conservation and Environmental Management, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.