Publications

Complete lists of all publications since 2009:

Most publications can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

Selected pre-prints

Papaioannou I., Ehre M., Straub D.: PLS-based adaptation for efficient PCE representation in high dimensions, submitted to Journal of Computational Physics

Straub D., Schneider R., Bismut E. Kim H.-J.: Reliability analysis of deteriorating structures, submitted to Structural Safety 

Journal articles (peer-reviewed)

  • Geyer S., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Cross entropy based importance sampling using Gaussian densities revisited. Structural Safety (76), 2019, 15-27 mehr…
  • Ji Y., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Probabilistic failure analysis of infinite slopes under random rainfall processes and spatially random soil. Georisk, 2018 mehr…
  • Alvarez, D.A., Uribe F., Hurtado, J.E.: Estimation of the lower and upper bounds on the probability of failure using subset simulation and random set theory. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing (100), 2018, 782-801 mehr…
  • Byun J., Song J., Zwirglmeier K., Straub D.: An Improved Non-parametric Bayesian Independence Test for Probabilistic Learning of the Dependence Structure among Continuous Random Variables. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering (22(3)), 2018, 974-986 mehr…
  • Jiang S., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Bayesian updating of slope reliability in spatially variable soils with in-situ measurements. Engineering Geology (239), 2018, 310-320 mehr…
  • Betz W., Papaioannou I., Beck J.L., Straub D.: Bayesian Inference with Subset Simulation: strategies and improvements. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering (331), 2018, 72-93 mehr…
  • Latz J., Papaioannou I., Ullmann E.: Multilevel sequential^2 Monte Carlo for Bayesian inverse problems. Journal of Computational Physics (368), 2018, 154-178 mehr…
  • Betz W., Beck J.L., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Bayesian inference with reliability methods without knowing the maximum of the likelihood function. Probbilistic Engineering Mechanics (53), 2018, 14-22 mehr…
  • Papaioannou I., Breitung, K., Straub D.: Reliability sensitivity analysis with sequential importance sampling. Structural Safety 75, 2018, 24-34 mehr…
  • Kim H.-J., Hamann R., Sotiralis P., Ventikos N. P.,Straub D.: Bayesian network for risk-informed inspection planning in ships. Beton- und Stahlbetonbau Spezial 2018 – IPW (113), 2018, 116-121 mehr…
  • Dittes, B., Špačková O., Straub D. : Managing uncertainty in design flood magnitude: Flexible protection strategies vs. safety factors. Journal of Flood Risk Management e12455, 2018 mehr…
  • Dittes, B., Kaiser, M., Špačková, O., Rieger, W., Disse, M., Straub, D. : Risk-based planning of flexible flood protection under climate change uncertainty. Natural Hazards and Earth System Science 18, 2018, 1327-1347 mehr…
  • Dittes B., Spacková O., Schuppa L., Straub D.: Managing uncertainty in flood protection planning with climate projections. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 2511–2526, 2018, 2018 mehr…
  • Dittes B., Špačková O., Schoppa L., Straub D.: Managing uncertainty in flood protection planning with climate projections. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 2511–2526, 2018, 2018 mehr…
  • Dittes B., Kaiser M., Špačková O., Rieger W., Disse M., Straub D.: Risk-based flood protection planning under climate change and modeling uncertainty: a pre-alpine case study. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci, 2018 mehr…
  • Müller M., Drees L., Schmidt-Moll C., Gontar P., Zwirglmaier K., Wang C., Bengler K., Holzapfel F., Straub D.: Risk Analysis of the EASA Minimum Fuel Requirements Considering the ACARE-defined Safety Target. Journal of Air Transport Management (65), 2017, 1-10 mehr…
  • Berk M., Špačková O., Straub D.: Probabilistic Design Storm Method for Improved Flood Estimation in Ungauged Catchments. Water Resources Research (53(12)), 2017, 10701-10722 mehr…
  • Alvarez, D.A., Uribe F., Hurtado, J.E.: Estimation of the lower and upper bounds on the probability of failure using subset simulation and random set theory. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing (100), 2017, 782-801 mehr…
  • Schneider R., Thöns S., Straub D.: Reliability analysis and updating of structural systems with subset simulation. Structural Safety (64), 2017, 20-36. mehr…
  • Giovanis D., Papaioannou I., Straub D., Papadopoulos V.: Bayesian updating with subset simulation using artificial neural networks. Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. (319), 2017, 124-145 mehr…
  • Scherb A., Garrè L., Straub D.: Reliability and component importance in networks subject to spatially distributed hazards followed by cascading failures. ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering, 3(2), 021007-021007-021009., 2017 mehr…
  • Depina I., Papaioannou I., Straub D., Eiksund, G.: Coupling the cross-entropy with the line sampling method for reliability-based design optimization. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 2017 mehr…
  • Luque J., Hamann R., Straub D.: Spatial modeling of corrosion in ship structures. ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, 2017 mehr…
  • Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Learning soil parameters and updating geotechnical reliability estimates under spatial variability – theory and application to shallow foundations. Georisk (Vol. 11), 2017, 116-128 mehr…
  • Luque J., Hamann R., Straub D.,: Spatial Probabilistic Modeling of Corrosion in Ship Structures. http://risk.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/ on 05/09/2018 , 2017 mehr…
  • Papakosta P., Xanthopoulos G., Straub D.: Probabilistic prediction of wildfire economic losses to housing in Cyprus using Bayesian network analysis. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 26: , 2017, 10-23 mehr…
  • Berk M., Špačková O., Straub D.: Probabilistic Design Storm Method for Improved Flood Estimation in Ungauged Catchments. "AGUPublications RESEARCH ARTICLE 10.1002/2017WR020947 ", 2017 mehr…
  • Zwirglmaier K., Straub D., Groth K.: Capturing cognitive causal paths in human reliability analysis with Bayesian network models. Reliability Engineering & System Safety (158), 2017, 117-129 mehr…
  • Špačková O., Straub D.: Long-term adaption decisions via fully and partially observable Markov decision processes. Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, 2017 mehr…
  • Alvarez, D.A., Uribe F., Hurtado, J.E.: Estimation of the lower and upper bounds on the probability of failure using subset simulation and random set theory. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 100: , 2017, 782-801 mehr…
  • Betz W., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: "Closure to “Transitional Markov Chain Monte Carlo: Observations and Improvements” by Wolfgang Betz, Iason Papaioannou, and Daniel Straub Closure to ``Transitional Markov Chain Monte Carlo: Observations and Improvements'' by Wolfgang Betz, Iason Papaioannou, and Daniel Straub". Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 2017 mehr…
  • Jiang S.H., Huang J.S.: Efficient slope reliability analysis at low-probability levels in spatially variable soils. Computers and Geotechnics, 75: , 2016, 18-27 mehr…
  • Papakosta P., Straub D.: Probabilistic prediction of daily fire occurrence in the Mediterranean based on weather and anthropogenic factors. iForest, (10), 2016, 32-40 mehr…
  • Luque J., Straub D.: Reliability analysis and updating of deteriorating structural systems with dynamic Bayesian networks. Structural Safety, 62: , 2016, 34–46 mehr…
  • Camós C., Špačková O., Straub D., Molins C.: Probabilistic approach to assessing and monitoring settlements caused by tunneling. Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, 51: 313–325, 2016 mehr…
  • Straub D., Papaioannou I., Betz W.: Bayesian analysis of rare events. Journal of Computational Physics, 314:, 2016, 538-556 mehr…
  • Papaioannou I., Papadimitriou C., Straub D.: Sequential importance sampling for structural reliability analysis. Structural Safety, 62: , 2016, 66-75 mehr…
  • Jiang S., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Bayesian updating of slope reliability in undrained clay with vane shear test data. 14th Probabilistic Workshop, Ghent University, 2016 mehr…
  • Jiang S.H., Yao C., Yang J.H., Wei B.W.: A multiple response-surface based Subset simulation for slope reliability analysis in spatially variable soils. APSSRA6, Shanghai, China, 2016 mehr…
  • Betz W., Papaioannou I., Straub D.: Transitional Markov Chain Monte Carlo: Observations and Improvements. Journal of Engineering Mechanics (142), 2016, Issue 5 mehr…
  • Sättele M., Bründl M., Straub D.: Quantifying the effectiveness of early warning systems for natural hazards. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 16: 149–166., 2016 mehr…
  • Zwirglmaier K., Straub D.: A discretization procedure for rare events in Bayesian networks. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 153:, 2016, 96-109 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Papaioannou, I.: Bayesian Updating with Structural Reliability Methods. Journal of Engineering Mechanics 141 (3), 2015 mehr…
  • Papaioannou, I. ; Betz, W. ; Zwirglmaier, K. ; Straub, D.: MCMC algorithms for Subset Simulation. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (41), 2015, 89-103 mehr…
  • Sättele, M. ; Bründl, M. ; Straub, D.: Reliability and effectiveness of early warning systems for natural hazards: Concept and application to debris flow warning. Reliability Engineering & System Safety (142), 2015, 192-202 mehr…
  • Špačková, O. ; Straub, D.: Cost-Benefit Analysis for Optimization of Risk Protection Under Budget Constraints. Risk Analysis 35 (5), 2015, 941–959 mehr…
  • Bensi, M.T. ; Der Kiurehian, A. ; Straub, D.: Framework for Post-Earthquake Risk Assessment and Decision Making for Infrastructure Systems. ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering 1 (1), 2015 mehr…
  • Sättele M., Bründl M., Straub D.: Reliability and Effectiveness of Warning Systems for Natural Hazards: Concepts and Application to Debris Flow Warning. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 142: 192-202, 2015 mehr…
  • Shi Z.M., Wang Y.Q., Peng M., Chen J.F., Yuan J.: Characteristics of the landslide dams induced by the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake and dynamic behavior analysis using large-scale shaking table tests. Engineering Geology, 2015 mehr…
  • Schneider, R., Fischer, J., Bügler, M., Nowak, M., Thöns, S., Borrmann, A. and Straub, D.: Assessing and updating the reliability of concrete bridges subjected to spatial deterioration – principles and software implementation. Structural Concrete, 16(3): 356–365., 2015 mehr…
  • Breitung K.: 40 years FORM: Some new aspects? Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (42), 2015, 71-77 mehr…
  • Ullmann E., Papaioannou I.: Multilevel estimation of rare events. SIAM/ASA Journal of Uncertainty Quantification, 3(1): 922-953 , 2015 mehr…
  • Sättele, M. ; Krautblatter, M. ; Bründl, M. ; Straub, D.: Forecasting rock slope failure: how reliable and effective are warning systems? Landslides (Vol. 13), 2015, 737-750 mehr…
  • Keßler, S.; Fischer, J.; Straub, D.; Gehlen, C.: Updating of Service-Life Prediction of Reinforced Concrete Structures with Potential Mapping. Cement & Concrete Composites 47, 2014, 47-52 mehr…
  • Betz, W. ; Papaioannou, I. ; Straub, D.: Numerical methods for the discretization of random fields by means of the Karhunen–Loève expansion. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering (271), 2014, 109-129 mehr…
  • Altamura, A. ; Straub, D.: Reliability assessment of high cycle fatigue under variable amplitude loading: Review and solutions. Engineering Fracture Mechanics (121), 2014, 40-66 mehr…
  • Straub, D.: Value of Information Analysis with Structural Reliability Methods. Journal of Structural Safety (49), 2014, 75-86 mehr…
  • Cottone G., Fileccia G., Pirrotta A.: Alpha-stable distributions for better performance of ACO in detecting damage on not well spaced frequency systems. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (35), 2014, 29-36 mehr…
  • Bensi, M.T.; Der Kiureghian A.; Straub, D.: Efficient Bayesian network modeling of systems. Reliability Engineering & System Safety (112), 2013, 200-2013 mehr…
  • Runtemund, K.; Cottone, G.; Müller, G.: Treatment of arbitrarily autocorrelated load functions in the scope of parameter identification. Journal of Computer and Structures (126), 2013, 29-40 mehr…
  • Papaioannou, I.; Gao, R.; Rank, E.; Wang, C.M.: Stochastic hydroelastic analysis of pontoon-type very large floating structures considering directional wave spectrum. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (33), 2013, 26-37 mehr…
  • Špačková, O.; Šejnoha, J.; Straub, D.: Probabilistic assessment of tunnel construction performance based on data. Journal of Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology 37 (1), 2013, 62-78 mehr…
  • Špačková, O.; Straub, D.: Dynamic Bayesian network for probabilistic modeling of tunnel excavation processes. Journal of Computer Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering 28, 2013, 1-21 mehr…
  • Špačková, O.; Rimböck, A.; Straub, D.: How to select optimal mitigation strategies for natural hazards? ICOSSAR 2013, 201311th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability mehr…
  • Špačková O., Novotná E., Šejnoha M., Šejnoha J.: Probabilistic models for tunnel construction risk assessment. Advances in Engineering Software, 62: , 2013, 72-84 mehr…
  • Sättele, M.; Bründl, M.; Straub, D.: Early warning, warning or alarm systems for natural hazards? A generic classification. Geophysical Research Abstracts 15, 2013 mehr…
  • Spackova, O.; Straub, D.: Economic optimization of natural hazard protection – conceptual study of existing approaches. Geophysical Research Abstracts 15, 2013 mehr…
  • Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Heredia-Zavoni, E.; Silva-González, F.; Straub, D.: Nested Reliability Analysis and Calibration of Safety Factors for Mooring Lines. Applied Ocean Research 34 ( 1), 2012, 107-115 mehr…
  • Altamura, A.; Beretta S.: Reliability assessment of hydraulic cylinders considering service loads and flaw distribution. International Journal of Pressure Vessels & Pinings 98, 2012, pp. 76-88 mehr…
  • Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Heredia-Zavoni, E.; Faber, M.H.; Straub, D.: Risk Assessment for Design Criteria of FPSO Systems. Part II: Consequence Models and Applications to Determination of Target Reliabilities. Marine Structures 28 (1), 2012, 50-55 mehr…
  • Cottone, G.; Fileccia, G.; Pirrotta, A.: A modified ant colony damage identification algorithm for not well- spaced frequency systems. Meccanica dei materiali e delle strutture (3), 2012, 45-52 mehr…
  • Papaioannou, I.; Straub, D.: Reliability updating in geotechnical engineering including spatial variability of soil. Computers & Geotechnics 42, 2012, 44–51 mehr…
  • Keßler, S.; Fischer, J.; Straub, D.; Gehlen, C.: Updating of service-life prediction of reinforced concrete structures with potential mapping. Cement and Concrete Composites, 2012 mehr…
  • Frey, D.; Butenuth, M.; Straub, D.: Probabilistic graphical models for flood state detection of roads combining imagery and DEM. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 9 (6), 2012, 1051-1055 mehr…
  • Schuhmacher, T.; Straub, D.; Higgins, C.: Toward a Probabilistic Acoustic Emission Source Location Algorithm: a Bayesian Approach. Journal of Sound and Vibration 331 (19), 2012, 4233–4245 mehr…
  • Faber, M.H.; Straub, D.; Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Heredia-Zavoni, E.: Risk Assessment for Design of FPSO Systems. Part I: Generic Models and Acceptance Criteria. Marine Structures 28 (1), 2012, 120-133 mehr…
  • Heredia-Zavoni, E.; Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Faber, M.; Straub, D.: Risk assessment for structural design criteria of FPSO systems. Part II: Consequence models and applications to determination of target reliabilities. Marine Structures 28, 2012 mehr…
  • Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Heredia-Zavoni, E.; Silva-González, F.; Straub, D.;: Nested reliability analysis of mooring lines for floating systems. Applied Ocean Research 34 (34), 2012 mehr…
  • Cottone, G.; Di Paola, M.; Butera, S.: Stochastic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems with Fractional Power-Law Nonlinear Term. Fractional Calculus Approach. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics 26 (1), 2011 mehr…
  • Cottone, G.: Statistics of Non-Linear Stochastic Dynamical Systems by under Lévy noises by a convolution quadrature approach. Journal of Physics A: Math. Theor. 44 (18), 2011 mehr…
  • Straub, D.; Der Kiureghian, A.: Reliability Acceptance Criteria for Deteriorating Elements of Structural Systems. Journal of Structural Engineering, Trans. ASCE 137 (12), 2011, 1573–1582 mehr…
  • Cottone, G.; Di Paola, M.: Fractional Spectral Moments for Digital Simulation of Multivariate Wind Velocity Fields. International Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics 99 (6-7), 2011, 741-747 mehr…
  • Bensi, M.T.; Der Kiureghian, A.; Straub, D.: Bayesian network modeling of correlated random variables drawn from a Gaussian random field. Structural Safety 33 (6), 2011, 317-332 mehr…
  • Straub, D.: Reliability Updating with Equality Information. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics 26 (2), 2011, 254–258 mehr…
  • Runtemund, K; Müller, G.: Bayesian Approach of the skewed Kalman filter applied to an elastically supported structure. ISMA 2010, 2010 mehr…
  • Cottone, G.; Di Paola, M.; Santoro, R.: A Novel Exact Representation of Stationary Coloured Gaussian Processes (Fractional Differential Approach). Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 43 (8 - 085002), 2010 mehr…
  • Cottone, D. ; Paola, M.D. ; Metzler, R.: Fractional calculus approach to the statistical characterization of random variables and vectors. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 389 (5), 2010, 909–920 mehr…
  • Cottone, D. ; Paola, M.D.: A new representation of power spectral density and correlation function by means of fractional spectral moments. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics 25 (3), 2010, 348–353 mehr…
  • Straub, D.; Der Kiureghian, A.: Bayesian Network Enhanced with Structural Reliability Methods. Part B: Applications. Journal of Engineering Mechanics 36 (10), 2010, 1259-1270 mehr…
  • Straub, D.; Der Kiureghian, A.: Bayesian Network Enhanced with Structural Reliability Methods. Part A: Theory. Journal of Engineering Mechanics 136 (10), 2010, 1248-1258 mehr…
  • Montes-Iturrizaga, R.; Heredia-Zavoni, E.; Vargas, F.; Faber, M.H.; Straub, D.; De la O, J.: Risk Based Structural Integrity Management Using Bayesian Probabilistic Nets. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering 131 (1), 2009 mehr…
  • Straub, D.; Malioka, V.; Faber, M.H.: A framework for the asset integrity management of large deteriorating concrete structures. Structure and Infrastructure Engineering 5 (3), 2009, 199 - 213 mehr…
  • Cottone, D. ; Paola, M.D. ; Zingales, M.: Elastic waves propagation in 1D fractional non-local continuum. Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures 42 (2), 2009, 95–103 mehr…
  • Cottone, D. ; Paola, M.D.: On the use of fractional calculus for the probabilistic characterization of random variables. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics 24 (3), 2009, 321–330 mehr…
  • Straub, D.: Stochastic modeling of deterioration processes through dynamic Bayesian networks. Journal of Engineering Mechanics 135 (10), 2009, 1089-1099 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Schubert, M.: Modeling and managing uncertainties in rock-fall hazards. Georisk: Assessment and Management of Risk for Engineered Systems and Geohazards 2 (1), 2008, 1-15 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Der Kiureghian, A.: Improved seismic fragility modeling from empirical data. Structural Safety 30 (4), 2008, 320–336 mehr…
  • Nishijima, K. ; Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Inter-generational distribution of the life cycle cost of an engineering facility. Journal of Reliability of Structures and Material 1 (3), 2007, 33-46 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Temporal Variability in Corrosion Modeling and Reliability Updating. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering 129 (4), 2007, 265-272 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Grêt-Regamey, A.: A Bayesian probabilistic framework for avalanche modelling based on observations. Cold Regions Science and Technology 46 (3), 2006, 192–203 mehr…
  • Grêt-Regamey, A. ; Straub, D.: Spatially explicit avalanche risk assessment linking Bayesian networks to a GIS. Natural Hazards and Earth System Science 6 (6), 2006, 911-926 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H. ; Maes, M.A.: A Computational Framework for Risk Assessment of RC Structures Using Indicators. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering 21 (3), 2006, 216–230 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Computational Aspects of Risk-Based Inspection Planning. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering 21 (3), 2006, 179–192 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Risikobasierte Inspektionsstrategien für den optimalen Unterhalt von Tragwerken. Stahlbau 75 (5), 2006, 389–396 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Risk based inspection planning for structural systems. Structural Safety 27 (4), 2005, 335–355 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: Risk Based Acceptance Criteria for Joints Subject to Fatigue Deterioration. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering 127 (2), 2004, 150-157 mehr…
  • Straub, D. ; Faber, M.H.: On the Relation Between Inspection Quantity and Quality. e-Journal of Nondestructive Testing 9 (7), 2004, 1-14 mehr…