Managing the Complexity of Critical Infrastructures

A Modelling and Simulation Approach

by Roberto Setola, Vittorio Rosato, Elias Kyriakides, Erich Rome

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Book Description

This book summarizes work being pursued in the context of the CIPRNet (Critical Infrastructure Preparedness and Resilience Research Network) research project, co-funded by the European Union under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). The project is intended to provide concrete and on-going support to the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) research communities, enhancing their preparedness for CI-related emergencies, while also providing expertise and technologies for other stakeholders to promote their understanding and mitigation of the consequences of CI disruptions, leading to enhanced resilience. The book collects the tutorial material developed by the authors for several courses on the modelling, simulation and analysis of CIs, representing extensive and integrated CIP expertise. It will help CI stakeholders, CI operators and civil protection authorities understand the complex system of CIs, and help them adapt to these changes and threats in order to be as prepared as possible for mitigating emergencies and crises affecting or arising from CIs.

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Book Details

Subject
Engineering and Technology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
300
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319510422
ISBN10
3319510428
ISBN13 Digital
9783319510439
ISBN10 Digital
3319510436
PDF Size
10.0 MB
License
CC BY

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