A Fuzzy Modeling Application for Human Reliability Analysis in the Process Industry

  • Zoe NivolianitouEmail author
  • Myrto Konstantinidou
Part of the Springer Series in Reliability Engineering book series (RELIABILITY)


Having presented the general Human Reliability Analysis (HRA) principles and the special branch of Fuzzy/CREAM methodologies for Human error probability estimation, the chapter continues with some more details on CREAM which is the base for the fuzzy model developed. Some basic principles of fuzzy logic will then be covered before proceeding to the detailed description of the model itself. Special applications of the model i.e. the definition of critical transitions, the assessment of operators’ response times during a critical task performed in the chemical process industry along with a shorter tailored made version of the model will be presented in the remainder of this chapter.


HRA CREAM Fuzzy theory Industry Critical task 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Center for Scientific Research DemokritosAthensGreece

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