Bayesian networks for information synthesis in complex systems

Pitchforth, Jegar Oliver (2015) Bayesian networks for information synthesis in complex systems. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis introduces a method of applying Bayesian Networks to combine information from a range of data sources for effective decision support systems. It develops a set of techniques in development, validation, visualisation, and application of Complex Systems models, with a working demonstration in an Australian airport environment. The methods presented here have provided a modelling approach that produces highly flexible, informative and applicable interpretations of a system's behaviour under uncertain conditions. These end-to-end techniques are applied to the development of model based dashboards to support operators and decision makers in the multi-stakeholder airport environment. They provide highly flexible and informative interpretations and confidence in these interpretations of a system's behaviour under uncertain conditions.

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ID Code: 82030
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD by Publication)
Supervisor: Wu, Paul & Fookes, Clinton
Keywords: Bayesian Network, Information Synthesis, Complex Systems, Bayesian, Modelling, Statistics, Airport management, Operations Research, Decision Support Systems
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Mathematical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 13 Mar 2015 07:09
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 06:29

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