Pierre-Etienne LABEAU

Chercheur Qualifié FNRS (Research Associate, National Fund for Scientific Research, Belgium)
Reliability Group
Université Libre de Bruxelles

Address

Université Libre de Bruxelles
Service de Métrologie Nucléaire (CP 165/84)
50 av. F.D.Roosevelt
B-1050 Bruxelles BELGIUM

Email: pelabeau@ulb.ac.be
Phone: +32-2-6502060
Fax: +32-2-6504534




Member of SARNET

Last update: February 20, 2004

Publications

In reverse chronological order. To protect copyrights, there are no ps-files available from published papers. However, reprints can be obtained from the author(s). Send an E-mail request to pelabeau@ulb.ac.be
P.E. Labeau, J.M. Izquierdo,
Modeling PSA problems. II. A cell-to-cell transport theory approach,
Nuclear Science and Engineering , 150:2 (2005), 140-154.
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P.E. Labeau, J.M. Izquierdo,
Modeling PSA problems. I. The stimulus-driven theory of probabilistic dynamics,
Nuclear Science and Engineering , 150:2 (2005), 115-139.
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O. Fouathia, J.C. Maun, P.E. Labeau, D. Wiot,
Stochastic approach using Petri nets for maintenance optimization in Belgian power systems,
Proceedings of Pmaps2004, to appear (2004).
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J.M. Izquierdo, P.E. Labeau,
The Stimulus-Driven Theory of Probabilistic Dynamics as a Framework for Probabilistic Safety Assessment,
Proceedings of Esrel2004/PSAM7, to appear (2004).
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O. Fouathia, J.C. Maun, P.E. Labeau, D. Wiot,
The MicMaq Project: Minimum cost - Maximum quality for the Maintenance Optimization of the Belgian Power System,
Proceedings of Esrel2004/PSAM7, to appear (2004).
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O. Michel, P.E. Labeau, S. Mercier,
Monte Carlo Optimization of the Replacement Strategy of Components subject to Technological Obsolescence,
Proceedings of Esrel2004/PSAM7, to appear (2004).
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C. Kermisch, P.E. Labeau, E. Lardeux, J.L. Chabot,
Implementation of hybrid Petri nets - Lessons learned from their application to a SMR unit,
Proceedings of Esrel2004/PSAM7, to appear (2004).
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S. Mercier, P.E. Labeau,
Optimal replacement policy for a series system with obsolescence,
Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry 20 (2004), 73-91.
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C. Kermisch, P.E. Labeau,
Comparison of data representation tools for the analysis of complex time-dependent systems,
Proceedings of Esrel2003 (2003), 889-895.
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S. Mercier, P.E. Labeau,
Optimal scheduling for the replacement of components subject to technological obsolescence,
Proceedings of QUALITA2003 (2003), 170-178.
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O. Wantz, P.E. Labeau,
Delays and uncertainties in the delineation of accident sequences. An illustrative dynamic reliability test-case,
Proceedings of MMR2002 (2002), 655-658.
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P.E. Labeau, E. Zio,
Procedures of Monte Carlo transport simulation for applications in system engineering,
Reliability Engineering and System Safety 77:3(2002), 217-228.
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P.E. Labeau,
Monte Carlo simulation for dynamic reliability problems with distributed safety borders,
Proceedings of Esrel2001 2 (2001), 1395-1402.
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P.E. Labeau, E. Zio,
Biasing schemes in component-based and system-based Monte Carlo algorithms in system engineering,
Proceedings of Esrel2001 2 (2001), 903-910.
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F. Bourgeois, P.E. Labeau,
Stochastic quasi-gradient based optimization algorithms for dynamic reliability applications,
Reliability Engineering and System Safety 71:1 (2001), 65-79.
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P.E. Labeau,
A variational principle in probabilistic dynamics,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 27:17 (2000), 1543-1575.
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P.E. Labeau, E. Zio,
The mathematics of component-based and system-based Monte Carlo sampling in realistic system engineering,
Proceedings of MMR'2000 2 (2000), 667-670.
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I. Hendrickx, P.E. Labeau,
Partially unbiased estimators for unavailability calculations,
Proceedings of Esrel2000 2 (2000), 1619-1624.
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P.E. Labeau,
Partially unbiased estimators for reliability and availability calculations,
Progress in Nuclear Energy 36 (2000), 131-187.
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C. Smidts, J. Devooght, P.E. Labeau (Eds.),
Dynamic Reliability : Future Directions,
Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Dynamic Reliability, International Workshop Series on Advanced Topics in Reliability and Risk Analysis, Center for Reliability Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park (2000).
J. Devooght, P.E. Labeau,
Theoretical basis of dynamic reliability problems,
in Dynamic Reliability : Future Directions, Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Dynamic Reliability, pp.11-42, C.Smidts, J.Devooght, P.E.Labeau (Eds.), International Workshop Series on Advanced Topics in Reliability and Risk Analysis, Center for Reliability Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park (2000).
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P.E. Labeau, C. Smidts, S. Swaminathan,
Dynamic reliability : Towards an integrated platform for probabilistic risk assessment,
Reliability Engineering and System Safety 68:3 (2000), 219-254.
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P.E. Labeau, J. Devooght,
Optimization problems in dynamic reliability,
Proceedings of M&C'99 2 (1999), 1319-1329.
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F. Bourgeois, P.E. Labeau,
Stochastic programming in dynamic reliability,
Proceedings of Esrel'99 2 (1999), 913-919.
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P.E. Labeau, J.D. Lewins,
On the feasibility of variationally processed calculations in dynamic reliability,
Proceedings of Esrel'99 2 (1999), 987-992.
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P.E. Labeau, J. Devooght,
A level-2 test case for dynamic reliability calculations,
Report, Service de Métrologie Nucléaire (1998).
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S. Marchand, B. Tombuyses, P.E. Labeau,
DDET and Monte Carlo simulation to solve some dynamic reliability problems,
Proceedings of PSAM4 3 (1998), 2055-2060.
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P.E. Labeau,
Monte Carlo treatment of uncertainties in dynamic reliability,
Proceedings of PSAM4 4 (1998), 2269-2274.
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P.E. Labeau,
Multicomponent systems with time-dependent transition rates. A note on the representation and number of system states.,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 25:10 (1998), 765-769.
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P.E. Labeau,
A survey on Monte Carlo estimation of small failure risks in dynamic reliability,
International Journal of Electronics and Communication 52:3 (1998), 205-211.
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P.E. Labeau, E. Zio,
The cell-to-boundary method in the frame of memorization-based Monte Carlo algorithms. A new computational improvement in dynamic reliability,
Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 47:2-5 (1998), 347-360.
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M. Marseguerra, E. Zio, J. Devooght, P.E. Labeau,
A concept paper on dynamic reliability via Monte Carlo simulation,
Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 47:2-5 (1998), 371-382.
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J.L. Delcoux, P.E. Labeau, J. Devooght,
Approximate zero-variance Monte Carlo estimation of Markovian unreliability,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 25:4-5 (1998), 259 - 283.
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P.E. Labeau,
Time-dependent considerations and Monte Carlo simulation in risk analysis,
Proceedings of the Topical Day on Safety Studies 97 (1997), 3.1 - 3.8.
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J. Devooght, P.E. Labeau,
A dynamic reliability benchmark (draft version),
report presented at the Third Workshop on Dynamic Reliability, Lisbon (Portugal), June 1997.
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P.E. Labeau,
Variance reduction techniques in Monte Carlo simulation applied to dynamic reliability,
Proceedings of Esrel'97 3 (1997), 2129 - 2137.
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P.E. Labeau, Z. Ould Amar,
Monte Carlo estimation of generalized unreliability in probabilistic dynamics. II. Handling uncertainties in parameters,
Nuclear Science and Engineering 126:2 (1997), 146 - 157.
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P.E. Labeau,
Monte Carlo estimation of generalized unreliability in probabilistic dynamics. I.Application to a PWR pressurizer,
Nuclear Science and Engineering 126:2 (1997), 131 - 145.
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P.E. Labeau,
Towards efficient Monte Carlo dynamic PSA of large systems,
technical report of the ESRA Technical Committee on Monte Carlo simulation (1996), 8 - 13.
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P.E. Labeau,
A Monte Carlo dynamic PSA study of a PWR pressurizer,
Proceedings of PSA'96 3 (1996), 1490 - 1496.
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J.Devooght, P.E. Labeau, J.L. Delcoux,
A transport framework for zero-variance Monte Carlo estimation of Markovian unreliability,
Proceedings of Esrel'96 1 (1996), 436 - 442.
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P.E. Labeau,
Probabilistic dynamics : estimation of generalized unreliability through efficient Monte Carlo simulation,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 23:17 (1996), 1355 - 1369.
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P.E. Labeau,
Improved Monte Carlo simulation of generalized unreliability in probabilistic dynamics,
Proceedings of ICONE-IV 3 (1996), 419 - 426.
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P.E. Labeau,
A Monte Carlo estimation of the marginal distributions in a problem of probabilistic dynamics,
Reliability Engineering and System Safety 52:1 (1996), 65 - 75.
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P.E. Labeau,
Improvement of probabilistic dynamics calculations by the determination of the support of the distributions,
Proceedings of Esrel'95 1 (1995), 431 - 444.
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P.E. Labeau,
A method of benchmarking for two-state problems of probabilistic dynamics,
Nuclear Science and Engineering 119:3 (1995), 212 - 217.
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P.E. Labeau, J. Devooght,
Synthesis of multivariate distributions from their moments for probabilistic dynamics,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 22:2 (1995), 109 - 124.
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J. Devooght, P.E. Labeau,
Moments of the distributions in probabilistic dynamics,
Annals of Nuclear Energy 22:2 (1995), 97 - 108.
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P.E. Labeau, J. Devooght,
Synthesis of distributions for probabilistic reactor dynamics,
Proceedings of M&C + SNA'93 (1993), 303 - 315.
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