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Author Kardes, Erim
Source CiteSeerX
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Adversary Create Interim Report ♦ Strategic Decision Making ♦ Possible Future Research Area ♦ Terrorism Threat ♦ Homeland Security ♦ Probabilistic Risk Analysis ♦ Essential Adversarial Decision ♦ United State Department ♦ Insightful Approach ♦ Adaptive Opponent ♦ Optimal Strategy ♦ Game Theory
Abstract This report reviews methodologies and applications in the literature pertaining to decision making problems in the presence of adversaries. This investigation is essentially motivated by the need to determine optimal strategies against an adversarial and adaptive opponent. Such a problem arises in the context of terrorism threats. Probabilistic risk analysis is an insightful approach to this end; however, it lacks the essential adversarial decision processes perspective. Hence, applications of game theory in this context are examined, followed by its combination with other approaches. Possible future research areas are described subsequently. ACKNOWLEDGMENT This research was supported by the United States Department of Homeland Security
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Publisher Date 2005-01-01