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Model Structure

  • Fabio BorghettiEmail author
  • Paolo Cerean
  • Marco Derudi
  • Alessio Frassoldati
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

This chapter describes the logical structure of the proposed tunnel risk analysis model. In particular, the event tree technique for estimating the frequencies of the accidental scenarios and the procedure for defining the location of the accidental scenarios along the tunnel are illustrated.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabio Borghetti
    • 1
    Email author
  • Paolo Cerean
    • 2
  • Marco Derudi
    • 3
  • Alessio Frassoldati
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of DesignPolitecnico di MilanoMilanItaly
  2. 2.Department of DesignPolitecnico di MilanoMilanItaly
  3. 3.Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering “Giulio Natta”Politecnico di MilanoMilanItaly
  4. 4.Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering “Giulio Natta”Politecnico di MilanoMilanItaly

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