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Uncertainties Methodology For Assessing Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 0309128536, 9780309128537
Authors: Committee On The Evaluation Of Quantification Of Margins, Uncertainties Methodology For Assessing, Certifying The Reliability Of The Nuclear Stockpile, National Research Council
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Keywords: certifying, reliability, nuclear, stockpile, assessing, methodology, quantification, margins, uncertainties, evaluation
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Maintaining the capabilities of the nuclear weapons stockpile and performing the annual assessment for the stockpile's certification involves a wide range of processes, technologies, and expertise. An important and valuable framework helping to link those components is the quantification of margins and uncertainties (QMU) methodology. In this book, the National Research Council evaluates: how th......
Authors: Committee On The Evaluation Of Quantification Of Margins, Uncertainties Methodology For Assessing, Certifying The Reliability Of The Nuclear Stockpile; National Research Council
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Keywords: letter, data, report, qmu, phase, test, nuclear, national, doe, security, labs, archival, review
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In 2006, the U.S. Congress and the National Nuclear Security Administration of the Department of Energy requested an evaluation of the quantification of margins and uncertainties framework used by the national security laboratories in support of their nuclear weapons stockpile stewardship activities. The first part of the request resulted in the book, Evaluation of Quantification of Margins and......
ISBN: 0788100777, 9780788100772
Author: Program Evaluation And Methodology Division, Unite
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Keywords: examinations, assessments, standards, experience, testing, canadian, educational
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 80A review of the experiences of the Canadian provinces with large-scale testing programs to suggest answers to questions discussed currently in the U.S. regarding this proposal. In the Canadian provinces, tests are linked to provincial curricula and measure the extent to which students have achieved provincial standards developed t......
ISBN: 0309047862, 9780309047869
Authors: committee On Risk Assessment Methodology, National Research Council
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Keywords: assessment, risk, issues
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The scientific basis, inference assumptions, regulatory uses, and research needs in risk assessment are considered in this two-part volume.The first part, Use of Maximum Tolerated Dose in Animal Bioassays for Carcinogenicity, focuses on whether the maximum tolerated dose should continue to be used in carcinogenesis bioassays. The committee considers several options for modifying current bioassay p......
ISBN: 0309091799, 9780309091794
Authors: Committee On The Review Of Testing, Evaluation Methodology For Biological Point Detectors, National Research Council
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Keywords: detectors, abbreviated, summary, point, biological, testing, evaluation, methodology, review
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This report examines the proposed testing methodology and facility that the Department of Defense (DOD) will use to test and evaluate the effectiveness of its detection system against biological warfare agents an issue that impacts battlefield missions as well as homeland security missions.The report assesses a proposal to construct a whole system live agent testing facility at West Center Test Ce......
ISBN: 0309225299, 9780309225298
Authors: Committee On Breast Cancer, The Environment: The Scientific Evidence, Research Methodology,, Future Directions; Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: course, approach, life, environment, cancer, breast
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Breast cancer remains the most common invasive cancer among women. The primary patients of breast cancer are adult women who are approaching or have reached menopause; 90 percent of new cases in U.S. women in 2009 were diagnosed at age 45 or older. Growing knowledge of the complexity of breast cancer stimulated a transition in breast cancer research toward elucidating how external factors may infl......
Author: Committee On Assessing The Impact On Federal Agenc
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Keywords: construction, agency, federal, codes, building
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Publisher: National AcademiesPublished Time: National AcademiesPages: 76......
ISBN: 0309055393, 9780309055390
Authors: committee To Review New York State's Siting, Methodology Selection For Low-level Radioactive Waste Disposal, National Research Council
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Keywords: radioactive, waste, siting, process, level, low, new, york, state, review
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This book reviews the efforts of New York state to site a low-level radioactive waste disposal facility. It evaluates the nature, sources, and quality of the data, analyses, and procedures used by the New York State Siting Commission in its decisionmaking process, which identified five potential sites for low-level waste disposal. Finally, the committee offers a chapter highlighting the lessons in......
Authors: Committee For The Review Of The Methodology Proposed By The Food Safety, Inspection Service For Followup Surveillance Of In-commerce Businesses; National Research Council
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Keywords: commerce, surveillance, businesses, letter, report, followup, service, proposed, methodology, food, safety, inspection, review
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The National Academies issued a report on initial surveillance of in-commerce businesses by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). FSIS requested feedback on its proposed process for priority-setting for followup surveillance in cases in which initial surveillance did not lead to an investigation or enforcement action. Review of the Methodology Proposed by t......
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