Causal Relationships from Threat to Risk

About the project

The factors effecting risk has to be known in order to give reliable support for decisions regarding tactics and technology. The research project aims to define analysis methods that can evaluate risk posed by different threats for naval ships in the littoral arena. The proposed methods will be based on an understanding of causal relationships from threat to risk. This will give the possibility to quantify risks and prioritize between different safety and security measures.


Hans Liwång
Department of Military Studies, Science of Command and Control and Military Technology Division, Military Technology Applications Section

Hans.Liwang [at]