Members>Enrico ZIO

Enrico Zio (BSc in nuclear engng., Politecnico di Milano, 1991; MSc in mechanical engng., UCLA, 1995; PhD, in nuclear engng., Politecnico di Milano, 1995; PhD, in nuclear engng., MIT, 1998) is Director of the Chair in Complex Systems and the Energetic Challenge of the European Foundation for New Energy of Electricite’ de France (EDF) at Ecole Centrale Paris and Supelec, full professor, President and Rector's delegate of the Alumni Association and past-Director of the Graduate School at Politecnico di Milano, adjunct professor at University of Stavanger. He is the Chairman of the European Safety and Reliability Association ESRA, member of the scientific committee of the Accidental Risks Department of the French National Institute for Industrial Environment and Risks, member of the Korean Nuclear society and China Prognostics and Health Management society, and past-Chairman of the Italian Chapter of the IEEE Reliability Society. He is serving as Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Reliability and as editorial board member in various international scientific journals, among which Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Journal of Risk and Reliability, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Environment, Systems and Engineering, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems. He has functioned as Scientific Chairman of three International Conferences and as Associate General Chairman of two others. His research focuses on the characterization and modeling of the failure/repair/maintenance behavior of components, complex systems and critical infrastructures for the study of their reliability, availability, maintainability, prognostics, safety, vulnerability and security, mostly using a computational approach based on advanced Monte Carlo simulation methods, soft computing techniques and optimization heuristics. He is author or co-author of five international books and more than 170 papers on international journals.
ADDRESS
Dipartimento di Energia - Politecnico di Milano
Via Ponzio 34/3
20133 Milano, Italy
Ecole Centrale Paris LGI-Supelec, Paris, France
Grande Voie des Vignes
92295 Chatenay-Malabry Cedex, France
Phone: 39-02-2399.6340
Fax: 39-02-2399.6309
Phone: 33-01-41-13 16 06
Fax: 33-01-41-13 12 72
Email: enrico.zio@polimi.it Email: enrico.zio@ecp.fr enrico.zio@supelec.fr

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Publications (selected)

BOOKS

- E. Zio, “An Introduction to the Basics of Reliability and Risk Analysis”, World Scientific Publishing, 2007.

- E. Zio, “Computational Methods for Reliability and Risk Analysis”, World Scientific Publishing, 2009.

- P. Baraldi, F. Cadini and E. Zio, “Basics of Reliability and Risk Analysis: Worked Out Problems and Solutons”, World Scientific Publishing, 2011.

- W. Kroger and E. Zio, “Vulnerable Systems”, Springer, 2011.

- E. Zio, “The Monte Carlo Simulation Method for System Reliability and Risk Analysis”, Springer, 2013.

JOURNALS

2013

- N. Pedroni, E. Zio, E. Ferrariob, A. Pasanisic, M. Couplet. "Hierarchical propagation of probabilistic and non-probabilistic uncertainty in the parameters of a risk model". Computers & Structures download

- E. Zio and T. Aven, ”Industrial Disasters: Extreme Events, Extremely Rare. Some Reflections on the Treatment of Uncertainties in the Assessment of the Associated Risks”, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Vol. 91, pp. 31-45, 2013. download

- Li Y.F., Sansavini G., Zio E. Non-Dominated Sorting Binary Differential Evolution for the Multi-Objective Optimization of Cascading Failures Protection in Complex Networks. Reliability Engineering & System Safety. 111, pp. 195-205, 2013. download

- Zio E., Ferrario E. A framework for the system-of-systems analysis of the risk for a safety-critical plant exposed to external events. Reliability Engineering & System Safety. 2013. V. 114, pp. 114-125. download

- Fang Y.-P., Zio E. Unsupervised spectral clustering for hierarchical modelling and criticality analysis of complex networks. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, Volume 116, 2013, pp. 64-74. download

- Fang, Y.-P., Zio, E. Hierarchical Modeling by Recursive Unsupervised Spectral Clustering and Network Extended Importance Measures to Analyze the Reliability Characteristics of Complex Network Systems. American Journal of Operations Research, 3, pp. 101-112, 2013. download

- N. Pedroni, E. Zio, “Uncertainty analysis in fault tree models with dependent basic events”, Risk Analysis, Volume 33, Issue 6, pages 1146–1173, June 2013, ISSN 0272-4332, published by Wiley-Blackwell. download

- Fink, O., E. Zio, U. Weidmann (2013): Predicting time series of railway speed restrictions with time-dependent machine learning techniques, Expert Systems with Applications, 40 (15), 6033–6040. download

- Fink, O., E. Zio (2013) Semi-Markov processes with semi-regenerative states for the availability analysis of chemical process plants with storage units, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability, 227( 3), 279-289. download

- Zhao Wei, Tao Tao, Ding ZhuoShu, Enrico Zio, A dynamic particle filter-support vector regression method for reliability prediction, Reliability Engineering and System Safety 119 (2013) 109–116. download

- Rocco C.M., Zio E.: “Global sensitivity analysis in a Multi-state Physics Model of Component Degradation based on a hybrid State-Space Enrichment and Polynomial Chaos Expansion approach”, acepted IEEE Transaction on Reliability. download

- Aven T., Zio E., Model output uncertainty in risk assessment, International Journal of Performability Engineering Vol. 9, No. 5, September 2013, p.475-486. download

- F. Di Maio, E. Zio, “Failure Prognostics by a Data-Driven Similarity Based Approach”, International Journal of Reliability Quality and Safety Engineering, Vol 20 (2), No.1, pp.1-17, 2013 download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, “Unsupervised Clustering for Fault Diagnosis in Nuclear Power Plant Components”, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, Vol. 6, No. 4, July 2013, pp. 764-777. download

- P. Baraldi, A. Balestrero, M. Compare, L. Benetrix, A. Despujols, E. Zio "A Modeling Framework for Maintenance Optimization of Electrical Components Based on Fuzzy Logic and Effective Age", Quality and Reliability engineering Internantional, 29, 385–405, 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, E. Zio, ""Uncertainty analysis in degradation modeling for maintenance policy assessment"", Proc IMechE Part O: J Risk and Reliability, Volume 227 Issue, 3 June 2013, pp. 55. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, E. Zio, “Component ranking by birnbaum importance in presence of epistemic uncertainty in failure event probabilities”, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Vol. 62 (1), pp. 37-48, 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, E. Zio, "Maintenance policy performance assessment in presence of imprecision based on Dempster–Shafer Theory of Evidence", Information Sciences, Volume 245, 1 October 2013, Pages 112-131, download

- P. Baraldi, F. Cadini, F. Mangili, E. Zio, Model-based and data-driven prognostics under different available information, Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics, Volume 32, April 2013, Pages 66-79. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Mangili, E. Zio, "Investigation of uncertainty treatment capability of model-based and data-driven prognostic methods using simulated data", 2013, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 112, pp. 94-108. download

- R. Flage, P. Baraldi, E. Zio, T. Aven, "Probability and Possibility-Based Representations of Uncertainty in Fault Tree Analysis", Risk Analysis, Vol. 33 (1), pp. 121-133. download

- Cadini, F., De Sanctis, J., Bertoli, I., Zio, E.,"Monte Carlo simulation of radionuclide migration in fractured rock for the performance assessment of radioactive waste repositories", 2013, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 111, pp. 241-247. download

- Cadini, F., De Sanctis, J., Bertoli, I., Zio, E.,"Upscaling of a dual-permeability Monte Carlo simulation model for contaminant transport in fractured networks by genetic algorithm parameter identification", 2013, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 27, 2, pp. 505-516. download

- Ciriello, V., Di Federico, V., Riva, M., Cadini, F., De Sanctis, J., Zio, E., Guadagnini, A.,"Polynomial chaos expansion for global sensitivity analysis applied to a model of radionuclide migration in a randomly heterogeneous aquifer", 2013, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment,27, 4, pp. 945-954. download

- Fang, C., Marle, F. and Zio, E., “An Integrated Framework for Risk Response Planning Under Resource Constraints in Large Engineering Projects”, IEEE Trans. On Engineering Management, Vol. 60, No. 3, 2013, pp. 627-639. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, S. Sauco, E. Zio "Ensemble Neural Network-Based Particle Filtering for Prognostics", Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 41 (1-2) , 2013, pp. 288-300. download

- G. Ripamonti, G. Lonati, P. Baraldi, F. Cadini, E. Zio, “Uncertainty propagation in a model for the estimation of the ground level concentration of dioxin/furans emitted from a waste gasification plant”, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 120, pp. 98-105, 2013. download

- G. Sansavini, R.Piccinelli, L.R.Golea, E.Zio, "A stochastic framework for uncertainty analysis in electric power transmission systems with wind generation", Renewable Energy, Vol 64, pp. 71-81, 2014. download

- M. Compare, E. Zio, “Evaluating maintenance policies by quantitative modeling and analysis”. Reliability engineering and system safety, Volume 109, Pages 53-65, January 2013. download

- Zio, E. and Sansavini, G., “Vulnerability of Smart Grids with Variable Generation and Consumption: a System of Systems Perspective”, IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics: Systems, Volume 43, Issue 3, Pages 477 – 487, 2013. download

- Z. Yang, X.X. Chen, Y.F. Li, E. Zio, R. Kang, "Smart Electricity Meter Reliability Prediction based on Accelerated Degradation Testing and Modeling", In International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems: 1-30, 2013. download

- J. Liu, R. Seraoui, V. Vitelli, E. Zio, "Nuclear power plant components condition monitoring by probabilistic support vector machine." In Annals of Nuclear Energy, 56: 23-33, 2013. download

- E. Kuznetsova, Y.F. Li, C. Ruiz, E. Zio, K. Bell, G. Ault, "Reinforcement learning for microgrid energy management." In Energy, 59: 133-146, 2013. download

- Y.F. Li, N. Pedroni, E. Zio, "A Memetic Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization Method for Environmental Power Unit Commitment." In IEEE Transactions on Power Systems: 1-10, 2013. download

- R. Ak, Y.F. Li, V. Vitelli, E. Zio, "NSGA-II-trained neural network approach to the estimation of prediction intervals of scale deposition rate in oil & gas equipment." In Expert Systems with Applications, 40(4) : 1205-1212, 2013. download

- Y.F. Li, Y. Ding, E. Zio. Random Fuzzy Extension of the Universal Generating Function Approach for the Reliability Assessment of Multi-State Systems under Aleatory and Epistemic Uncertainties. IEEE Transactions on Reliability. (accepted) download

2012

- Y.F. Li, E. Zio. "Uncertainty Analysis of the Adequacy Assessment Model of a Distributed Generation System". Renewable Energy 41 (2012) 235-244. download

- F. D. Maio, J. Hu, P. Tse, M. Pecht, K. Tsui, E. Zio. “Ensemble-approaches for clustering health status of oil sand pumps”. Expert Systems with Applications 39, 5 (2012) 4847-4859. download

- E. Zio, L. R. Golea. “Analyzing the topological, electrical and reliability characteristics of a power transmission system for identifying its critical elements”. Reliability Engineering and System Safety 101 (2012) 67-74. download

2011

- P. Baraldi, R. Canesi, E. Zio, R. Seraoui, R. Chevalier. Genetic Algorithm-based Wrapper Approach for Grouping Condition Monitoring Signal of Nuclear Power Plant Components. Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering 18, 3 (2011) 221-234. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, A. Despujols, E. Zio. Modeling the Effects of Maintenance on the degradation of a Water-feeding Turbo-pump of a Nuclear Power Plant. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability 225, 2 (2011) 169-183. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, E. Zio, "Identification of contradictory patterns in experimental datasets for the development of models for electrical cables diagnostics". special issue: Data Mining in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, and Risk Management of International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 7, No 11, pp. 43-60, 2011. download

- P. Baraldi, G. Gola, E. Zio, D. Roverso, M. Hoffmann, "A randomized model ensemble approach for reconstructing signals from faulty sensors"., Expert Systems With Applications, Vol. 38 (8), pp. 9211-9224. download

- P. Baraldi, R. Razavi-Far, E. Zio. “Bagged ensemble of Fuzzy C-Means classifiers for nuclear transient identification”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 38 (5), pp. 1161-1171, 2011..download

- P. Baraldi, R. Razavi-Far, E. Zio, "Classifier-Ensemble Incremental-Learning Procedure for Nuclear Transient Identification at Different Operational Conditions", Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Vol. 96, pp. 480–488, 2011. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, G. Gola, D. Roverso, M. Hoffmann, "Signal reconstruction by a GA-optimized ensemble of PCA models", Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 241, 2011, pp.301-309.download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, G. Gola, D. Roverso, M. Hoffmann, "Two novel procedures for aggregating randomized model ensemble outcomes for robust signal reconstruction in nuclear power plants monitoring systems", Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 38 (2-3), pp. 212-220, 2011..download

- F. Cadini, E. Zio, L.R. Golea and C.A. Petescu, “Application of Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms to Two Case Studies of Reliability Efficiency Analysis and Optimal Expansion of electrical Transmission Networks”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical E, Journal of Risk and Reliability, Vol. 225, No 3, pp. 365-374, 2011. download

- F. Di Maio, P. Secchi, S. Vantini, E. Zio, “Fuzzy C-Means Clustering of Signal Functional Principal Components for Post-Processing Dynamic Scenarios of a Nuclear Power Plant Digital Instrumentation and Control System”, under publication, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Volume 60, no. 2, pp. 415-425, June 2011. download

- Zio, E., Amato, A., Compare, M., Gallisto, M., Maccari, A., Paganelli, M. Business Interruption and Loss of Assets Risk Assessment in Support of the Design of an Innovative Concentrating Solar Power Plant. Renewable Energies, Volume 36, Issue 5, pp. 1558-1567, May 2011. download

- E. Zio, L. R. Golea, C.M. Rocco S. “Identifying groups of critical edges in a realistic electrical network by multi-objective genetic algorithms”. Reliability Engineering and System Safety 99 (2011) 172-177. download

- E. Zio, N. Pedroni, “How to effectively compute the reliability of a thermal-hydraulic passive system”, accepted for publication on Nuclear Engineering and Design, Volume 241, Issue 1, pp. 310-327, Jan. 2011. download

- E. Zio and N. Pedroni, “Monte Carlo Simulation-based Sensitivity Analysis of the model of a Thermal-Hydraulic Passive System”, Reliability Engineering and System Safety (2011) 1-17. download

- E. Zio and G. Sansavini, “Component Criticality in Failure Cascade Processes of Network Systems”, Risk Analysis 31, 8 (2011) 1196-1210. download

- E. Zio and G. Sansavini, "Modeling Interdependent Network Systems for Identifying Cascade-Safe Operating Margins", IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 60(1), pp. 94-101, March 2011. download

2010

- E. Zio, F. Di Maio, M. Stasi, “A data-driven approach for predicting failure scenarios in nuclear systems”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, 37, 482–491, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, "A comparison between probabilistic and Dempster-Shafer Theory approaches to Model Uncertainty Analysis in the Performance Assessment of Radioactive Waste Repositories". Risk Analysis, Vol 30, No 7, pp 1139-1156, 2010. download

- L. Podofillini, V.N. Dang, E. Zio, P. Baraldi, M. Librizzi, “Using Expert Models in Human Reliability Analysis – A Dependence Assessment Method Based on Fuzzy Logic”, Risk Analysis, Vol. 30, No. 8, pp. 1277-1297, 2010. download

- E. Zio, F. Di Maio, J. Tong, “Safety Margins Confidence Estimation for a Passive Residual Heat Removal System”, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, RESS, Vol. 95, pp. 828–836, doi:10.1016/j.ress.2010.03.006, 2010. download

- E. Zio, N. Pedroni, "An optimized Line Sampling method for the estimation of the failure probability of nuclear passive systems", Reliability Engineering and System Safety, doi: 10.1016/j.ress.2010.06.007. download

- E.Zio, R.Piccinelli, "Randomized flow model and centrality measure for electrical power transmission network analysis", Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 95 (2010) 379 – 385. download

- E. Zio, F. Di Maio, “A Fuzzy Similarity-Based Method for Failure Detection and Recovery Time Estimation”, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 4, July 2010, pp. 305-322. download

- N. Pedroni, E. Zio, G.E. Apostolakis, “Comparison of bootstrapped Artificial Neural Networks and quadratic Response Surfaces for the estimation of the functional failure probability of a thermal-hydraulic passive system”, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 95(4), pp. 386-395, 2010. download

- E. Zio, G.E. Apostolakis, N. Pedroni, “Quantitative functional failure analysis of a thermal-hydraulic passive system by means of bootstrapped Artificial Neural Networks”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, 37(5), pp. 639-649, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, G. Gola, D. Roverso, M. Hoffmann, "Robust nuclear signal reconstruction by a novel ensemble model aggregation procedure", International Journal of Nuclear Knowledge Management, Vol 4, No. 1, pp 34-41, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, A. Cammi, F. Mangili, E. Zio, "An ensemble approach to sensor fault detection and signal reconstruction for nuclear system control" - Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol 37, No.6, pp. 778-790, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, A. Cammi, F. Mangili, E. Zio, "Local Fusion of an Ensemble of Models for the Reconstruction of Faulty Signals" - IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 57, issue 2, pp.793-806, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, I. C. Popescu, E. Zio, "Methods Of Uncertainty Analysis In Prognostics", International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol 6, No. 4, pp.303-331, 2010. download

BOOK CHAPTERS

- E. Zio and N. Pedroni, "Reliability Estimation by Advanced Monte Carlo Simulation", In: Faulin, Juan, Martorell, Ramirez-Marquez, "Simulation Methods for Reliability and Availability of Complex Systems" (Springer Eds.), pp. 3-39, 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, G. Rossetti, E. Zio, A. Despujols. "A Modelling Framework to Assess Maintenance Policy Performance in Electrical Production Plants". Maintenance Modelling and Applications, J. Andrews, C. Berenguer and L. Jackson (Ed.) (2011) 258-277. download

CONFERENCE

2013

- Fink, O., E. Zio, U. Weidmann (2013): Extreme learning machines for predicting operation disruption events in railway systems, Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Fink, O., E. Zio, U. Weidmann (2013): Anticipating railway operation disruption events based on the analysis of discrete-event diagnostic data, PHM 2013, Chemical Engineering Transactions, 33. download

- Yan-Fu Li, Yi Ding, Enrico Zio. 2013. Hybrid Universal Generating Function for the Reliability Assessment of Multi-State Systems under Aleatory and Epistemic Uncertainties. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Ronay Ak, Yan-Fu Li, Valeria Vitelli, Enrico Zio. 2013. A Genetic Algorithm-and-Neural Network Technique for Predicting Wind Power under Uncertainty. PHM 2013, Chemical Engineering Transactions, 33. download

- Yi-Ping Fang, Enrico Zio. 2013. Optimal Production Facility Allocation for Failure Resilient Critical Infrastructures. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Ferrario E., Pedroni N., Zio E. Line sampling and Fuzzy Interval Analysis for the propagation of aleatory and epistemic uncertainties in risk models. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Tairan Wang, Vincent Mousseau, Enrico Zio. 2013. A Hierarchical Decision Making Framework for Vulnerability Analysis. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Chung-Kung Lo, N. Pedroni, E. Zio, Bayesian probabilistic analysis of a nuclear power plant small loss of coolant event tree model with possibilistic parameters. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Yan-Hui Lin, Yan-Fu Li, Enrico Zio. 2013. Multi-State Physics Model for the Reliability Assessment of a Component under Degradation Processes and Random Shocks. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Jie Liu, Redouane Seraoui, Valeria Vitelli, Enrico Zio. 2013. Probabilistic Support Vector Regression for Short-Term Prediction of Power Plants Equipment. PHM 2013, Chemical Engineering Transactions, 33. download

- Jie Liu, Valeria Vitelli, Redouane Seraoui, Francesco Di Maio, Enrico Zio. 2013. Short-Term Prediction for Nuclear Power Plant Failure Scenarios Using an Ensemble-based Approach. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Ronay Ak, Valeria Vitelli, Enrico Zio. 2013. Uncertainty Modeling in Wind Power Generation Prediction by Neural Networks and Bootstrapping. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- N. Pedroni, E. Zio, A. Pasanisi, M. Couplet, "Bayesian update of the parameters of probability distributions for risk assessment in a level-2 hybrid probabilistic-possibilistic uncertainty framework", Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- R. Mena, Y.F. Li, M. Hennebel, C. Ruiz, E. Zio, ""Optimal sizing and allocation of distributed generation for reliable energy distribution accounting for uncertainty"", Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- E. Kuznetsova, Y.F. Li, C. Ruiz, E. Zio, Reliable microgrid energy management under environmental uncertainty and mechanical failures: an agent-based modeling and robust optimization approach. Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- Rocco C.M., Zio E.: “Global Sensitivity Analysis of Multi-State Markov Reliability Models of Power Equipment Approximated by Polynomial Chaos Expansion”, KONBiN 2013, Varsovia, Polonia, May 2013, Journal of KONBiN 3(23)2013, pp. 59-70, ISSN 1895-8281. download

- Briceño H., Rocco C.M., Zio E.: “Singular Spectrum Analysis for Forecasting of Electric Load Demand”, to be presented at 2013 Prognostics and System Health Management Conference PHM-2013 Milan, published in Chemical Engineering Transaction, Vol.33, 201. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, S. Al-Dahihi, “Condition-Based Maintenance Modelling and Decision Making taking into account Uncertainties”, GDRR 2013 - Third Symposium on Games and Decisions in Reliability and Risk, Kinsale, Ireland, 8-10 July 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, M. Rigamonti, E. Zio, R. Seraoui, “Transients Analysis of a Nuclear Power Plant Component for Fault Diagnosis”, Proceedings of Prognostics and System Health Management Conference (PHM‐2013), Milan, Italy, 8-11 September 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, D. Genini, "A fuzzy similarity based method for signal reconstruction during plant transients", Proceedings of Prognostics and System Health Management Conference (PHM?2013), Milan, Italy, 8-11 September 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, F. Mangili, E. Zio,“A Belief Function Theory Method for Prognostics in Clogging Filters”, Proceedings of Prognostics and System Health Management Conference (PHM‐2013), Milan, Italy, 8-11 September 2013. download

- F. Di Maio, S. Baronchelli, E. Zio, “Minimal Cut Sets Identification by Hierarchical Differential Evolution”, PSA 2013, the International Topical Meeting on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis, 22-27 September 2013, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, M. Rigamonti, R. Seraoui, “Unsupervised clustering of vibration signals for identifying anomalous conditions in a nuclear turbine”, accepted, PHM2013 Conference, New Orleans, 7-14 October 2013. download

- P. Baraldi , F. Cadini , F. Mangili , E. Zio, "Prognostics under different available information"", Proceedings of Prognostics and System Health Management Conference (PHM‐2013), Milan, Italy, 8-11 September 2013. download

- P. Baraldi, F. Barbisotti, R. Capanna, S. Colombo, M. Rigamonti, E. Zio, "Assessment of the Performance of a Fully Electric Vehicle Subsystem in Presence of a Prognostic and Health Monitoring System", Proceedings of Prognostics and System Health Management Conference (PHM‐2013), Milan, Italy, 8-11 September 2013. download

- T. Aven, P. Baraldi, R. Flage, E. Zio, SRA Annual Meeting, 8-11 December 2013. download

- F. Cadini, E. Zio, D. Avram, A combination of gaussian processes and principal component analysis for prediction of radionuclide migration, Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- E. Borgonovo, F. Cadini, E. Zio, Global Sensitivity Analysis from Given Data: An Application to a model for radionuclide migration in a randomly heterogeneous aquifer, Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 September – 2 October, 2013. download

- I. Prodan, E. Zio, "An optimization-based control approach for reliable microgrid energy management under uncertainties." In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Workshop on Integration of Stochastic Energy in Power Systems (ISEPS 2013), Bucharest (Roumanie) : 1-4, 2013. download

- E. Zio, “Modern RAMS analysis and maintenance engineering for modern industry”, Proceedings of the WMF 2013, World Maintenance Forum 2013, Lugano, Switzerland, 4-6, 2013. download

- E. Zio, “Complex systems reliability: a complex challenge for reliability analysts”, Proceedings of MMR 2013, Mathematical Methods in Reliability, Stellenbosch, South Africa, June 30-July 4, 2013. download

2012

- E. Zio, L. R. Golea. “Analyzing the topological, electrical and reliability characteristics of a power transmission system for identifying its critical elements”. Reliability Engineering and System Safety 101 (2012) 67-74. download

2011

- E. Kunzetsova, K. Culver and E. Zio, "Complexity and Vulnerability of SmartGrid Systems" Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, F. Mangili, G. Gola, B. H. Nystad. “An hybrid ensemble based approach for process parameter estimation in offshore oil platforms”. EHPG Meeting 2011, Sandefjord : Norvège (2011) download

- G. Ripamonti, G. Lonati, P. Baraldi, F. Cadini, E. Zio. Uncertainty propagation methods in dioxin/furans emission estimation models. ESREL 2011, Troyes : France (2011). download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, G. Rossetti, E. Zio, A. Despujols. "A Modelling Framework to Assess Maintenance Policy Performance in Electrical Production Plants". Maintenance Modelling and Applications, J. Andrews, C. Berenguer and L. Jackson (Ed.) (2011) 258-277. download

- E. Zio, G. Sansavini, “Modeling cascading failures in ‘systems of systems’ with uncertain behavior”, ICASP 11 - 11th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, August 1-4, 2011, ETH Zurich, Switzerland. download

- F. Di Maio, E. Zio, M. Pecht, P. Tse, K.L. Tsui, “Ensemble of Unsupervised Fuzzy C-Means Clustering Models for Classifying the Health Status of Oil Sand Pumps”, Proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, F. Di Maio, L. Pappaglione, R. Chevalier, R. Seraoui, “Differential Evolution for Optimal Grouping of Condition Monitoring Signals of Nuclear Components”, submitted for publication on the proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- P. Baraldi, N. Pedroni, E. Zio, E. Ferrario, A. Pasanisi, M. Couplet, "Monte Carlo and fuzzy interval propagation of hybrid uncertainties on a risk model for the design of a flood protection dike", Proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- P. Baraldi, A. Balestero, M. Compare, E. Zio, A. Despujols, L. Benetrix : A new modeling framework of component degradation. Proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- R. Flage, T. Aven, P. Baraldi, E. Zio, "On imprecision in relation to uncertainty importance measures", Proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- E.Zio, R.Piccinelli, G.Sansavini, "An All-Hazard Approach for the Vulnerability Analysis of Critical Infrastructures", Proceedings of European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- E. Zio, L.R. Golea, G. Sansavini, "Optimization of electrical grid protection by a differential evolution algorithm" Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference 2011 (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France, 18-22 September 2011, CDROM. download

- F. Di Maio, S.S.Y. Ng, K.L. Tsui, E. Zio, “Naïve Bayesian Classifier for On-line Remaining Useful Life Prediction of Degrading Bearings”, Proceedings of The Seventh International Conference on “Mathematical Methods in Reliability” MMR2011, Beijing, China, June 20-24, 2011, pp. 506-513. download

- F. Di Maio, E. Zio, L. Tao, J. Tong, “Passive System Accident Scenario Analysis by Simulation”, submitted for publication on the proceedings of PSA2011, International Topical meeting on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis, March 13-17, Wilmington, USA, CDROM.download

- W. Zhao, P. Baraldi, E. Zio, "Confidence in Signal Reconstruction by the Evolving Clustering Method", IEEE Prognostics and System Health Management Conference, Shenzhen, China, 23-25 May 2011, CDROM. download

2010

- P. Baraldi, A. Sogaro, M. Konstandinidou, Z. Nivolianitou, “Development of a visual interface for the assessment of the common performance conditions in human reliability analysis”, European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2010), pp. 1767-1772. download

- P. Baraldi, R. Canesi, E. Zio, R. Seraoui, R. Chevalier, "Signal Grouping for Condition Monitoring of Nuclear Power Plant Components", Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies NPIC&HMIT 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 7-11, 2010, on CD-ROM, American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, IL (2010). download

- Baraldi, P., Razavi-Far, R., Zio, E., 2010. A Method for Estimating the Confidence in the Identification of Nuclear Transients by a Bagged Ensemble of FCM Classifiers. Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies NPIC&HMIT 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 7-11, 2010, on CD-ROM, American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, IL (2010). download

- P. Baraldi, G. Gola, M. Hoffmann, F. Mangili, D. Roverso, E. Zio, “Comparison of different methods of aggregation of model ensemble outcomes in the validation and reconstruction of real nuclear power plant signals”, Proceedings of European safety and Reliability conference (ESREL 2010), Rhodes, Greece, 5-9 September, 2010, CD-ROM. download

- P. Baraldi, E. Zio, M. Compare, G. Rizzi , M. De Nigris, “Electrical cable diagnostics using an experimental dataset of Partial Discharge measurements containing contradictory patterns”, Proceedings of European safety and Reliability conference (ESREL 2010), Rhodes, Greece, 5-9 September, 2010, CD-ROM. download

- E. Zio and F. Di Maio, "Data-Driven On-Line Prediction of the Available Recovery Time in Nuclear Power Plant Failure Scenarios", Proceedings of European safety and Reliability conference (ESREL 2010), Rhodes, Greece, 5-9 September, 2010, CD-ROM. download

- E. Zio, G.E. Apostolakis, N. Pedroni, “Estimation of the failure probability of a thermal-hydraulic passive system by means of Artificial Neural Networks and quadratic Response Surfaces”, Proceedings of European safety and Reliability conference (ESREL 2010), Rhodes, Greece, 5-9 September, 2010, CD-ROM. download

- Zio E., Piccinelli R., Delfanti M., Pozzi M., Olivieri V., "Performance analysis of a power transmission system under uncertain load conditions and network configurations". Journal of Polish Safety and Reliability Association, (Summer Safety and Reliability Seminars - SSARS 2010), Vol. 1. download

- Y. Yu, T. Liu, J. Tong, J. Zhao, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, A. Zhang, “Multi-Experts Analytic Hierarchy Process for the Sensitivity Analysis of Passive Safety Systems”, Proceedings of the 10th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management Conference, PSAM10, Seattle, June 2010. download

- Y. Yu, T. Liu, J. Tong, J. Zhao, F. Di Maio, E. Zio, A. Zhang, “Variance Decomposition Sensitivity Analysis of a Passive Residual Heat Removal System Model”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Sensitivity Analysis of Model Output, SAMO2010, Milano, July 2010. download

- P. Baraldi, M. Compare, A. Despujols, G. Rossetti, E. Zio, : An hybrid Monte Carlo and Fuzzy Logic method for maintenance modelling. The 38th ESReDA Seminar and the 3rd joint ESReDA/ESRA. 'Advanced Maintenance Modelling'. (4-5th May, 2010). download

- G.E. Apostolakis, N. Pedroni, E. Zio, "Artificial Neural Networks and quadratic Response Surfaces for the functional failure analysis of a thermal-hydraulic passive system", Proceedings of the 10th International PSAM Conference, pp. 1-12, 2010. download

- G. Gola, D. Roverso, M. Hoffmann, P. Baraldi, E. Zio, "Large scale nuclear sensor monitoring and diagnostics by means of an ensemble of regression models based on Evolving Clustering Methods", 10th International Probability Safety Assessment & Management Conference, 7-11 June, Seattle, USA (2010), pp. 1-10, 2010. download