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ISIPTA'09 -
SIXTH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON

IMPRECISE PROBABILITY: THEORIES AND APPLICATIONS

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Durham University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Durham, United Kingdom

Tuesday 14 to Saturday 18 July 2009

## ELECTRONIC PROCEEDINGS

*You can get more information about each paper by clicking on it.*

### List of Papers

Iterated Random Selection as Intermediate Between Risk and Uncertainty
* Horacio Arlo-Costa, Jeffrey Helzner *

Closure of Independencies under Graphoid Properties: Some Experimental Results
* Marco Baioletti, Giuseppe Busanello, Barbara Vantaggi *

Category Selection for Multinomial Data
* Rebecca Baker, Frank Coolen *

Aggregating Imprecise Probabilistic Knowledge
* Alessio Benavoli, Alessandro Antonucci *

Tests of the Mean with Distributional Uncertainty: An Info-Gap Approach
* Yakov Ben-Haim *

On General Conditional Random Quantities
* Veronica Biazzo, Angelo Gilio, Giuseppe Sanfilippo *

Approximation of Coherent Lower Probabilities by 2-Monotone Measures
* Andrew Bronevich, Thomas Augustin *

On the Use of a New Discrepancy Measure to Correct Incoherent Assessments and to Aggregate Conflicting Opinions Based on Imprecise Conditional Probabilities
* Andrea Capotorti, Giuliana Regoli, Francesca Vattari *

A Generalization of Credal Networks
* Marco Cattaneo *

A Tree Augmented Classifier Based on Extreme Imprecise Dirichlet Model
* Giorgio Corani, Cassio Campos, Sun Yi *

Sets of Desirable Gambles and Credal Sets
* Ines Couso, Seraf� Moral *

Concentration Inequalities and Laws of Large Numbers under Epistemic Irrelevance
* Fabio Cozman *

Imprecise Markov Chains with an Absorbing State
* Richard Crossman, Pauline Coolen-Schrijner, Damjan kulj, Frank Coolen *

Credal Semantics of Bayesian Transformations
* Fabio Cuzzolin *

Consistent Approximations of Belief Functions
* Fabio Cuzzolin *

Epistemic Irrelevance in Credal Networks: the Case of Imprecise Markov Trees
* Gert De Cooman, Filip Hermans, Alessandro Antonucci, Marco Zaffalon *

Exchangeability for Sets of Desirable Gambles
* Gert De Cooman, Erik Quaeghebeur *

Representing and Solving Factored Markov Decision Processes with Imprecise Probabilities
* Karina Delgado, Leliane Barros, Fabio Cozman, Ricardo Shirota Filho *

The Role of Generalised p-Boxes in Imprecise Probability Models
* Sebastien Destercke, Didier Dubois *

Boundary Linear Utility and Sensitivity of Decisions with Imprecise Utility Trade-off Parameters
* Malcolm Farrow, Michael Goldstein *

Multivariate Models and Confidence Intervals: A Local Random Set Approach
* Thomas Fetz *

A Minimum Distance Estimator in an Imprecise Probability Model - Computational Aspects and Applications
* Robert Hable *

How Can We Get New Knowledge?
* Frank Hampel *

Dutch Books and Combinatorial Games
* Peter Harremo� *

Characterizing Factuality in Normal Form Sequential Decision Making
* Nathan Huntley, Matthias Troffaes *

Almost Probabilistic Assignments and Conditional Independence (a contribution to Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence)
* Radim Jirousek *

On the Behavior of the Robust Bayesian Combination Operator and the Significance of Discounting
* Alexander Karlsson, Ronnie Johansson, Sten F Andler *

Affinity and Continuity of Credal Set Operator
* Tomas Kroupa *

Imprecise Probabilities from Imprecise Descriptions of Real Numbers
* Jonathan Lawry, Ines Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Yongchuan Tang *

Reasoning with Imprecise Probabilistic Knowledge on Enzymes for Rapid Screening of Potential Substrates or Inhibitor Structures
* Weiru Liu, Anbu Yue *

Noise Quantization via Possibilistic Filtering
* Kevin Loquin, Olivier Strauss *

Nonparametric Predictive Multiple Comparisons with Censored Data and Competing Risks
* Tahani Maturi, Pauline Coolen-Schrijner, Frank Coolen *

Object Association in the TBM Framework, Application to Vehicle Driving Aid
* David Mercier, Eric Lefevre *

Natural Extension as a Limit of Regular Extensions
* Enrique Miranda, Marco Zaffalon *

Duality Between Maximization of Expected Utility and Minimization of Relative Entropy When Probabilities are Imprecise
* Robert Nau, Victor Richmond Jose, Robert Winkler *

The Pari-Mutuel Model
* Renato Pelessoni, Paolo Vicig, Marco Zaffalon *

Interpretation and Computation of Alpha-Junctions for Combining Belief Functions
* Fr��ic Pichon, Thierry Denoeux *

On Solutions of Stochastic Differential Equations with Parameters Modelled by Random Sets
* Bernhard Schmelzer *

Coefficients of Ergodicity for Imprecise Markov Chains
* Damjan kulj, Robert Hable *

Buying and Selling Prices under Risk, Ambiguity and Conflict
* Michael Smithson *

Statistical Inference for Interval Identified Parameters
* Joerg Stoye *

Shifted Dirichlet Distributions as Second-Order Probability Distributions that Factors into Marginals
* David Sundgren, Love Ekenberg, Mats Danielson *

Multi-Criteria Decision Making with a Special Type of Information About Importance of Groups of Criteria
* Lev Utkin *

Combining Imprecise Bayesian and Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Reliability Growth Models
* Lev Utkin, Svetlana Zatenko, Frank Coolen *

On Conditional Independence in Evidence Theory
* Jirina Vejnarova *

Bayes Linear Analysis of Imprecision in Computer Models, with Application to Understanding Galaxy Formation
* Ian Vernon, Michael Goldstein *

Threat and Control in Military Decision Making
* Christofer Waldenstr�, Love Ekenberg, Mats Danielson *