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Researcher: Nikolova, ND (Professor Nataliya Nikolova)

Fields of Research

Applied Statistics
Decision Support and Group Support Systems
Decision Making
Environmental Engineering Modelling
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Simulation and Modelling
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Transport Planning
Marine Engineering
Probability Theory
Numerical Analysis
Financial Mathematics
Environmental Impact Assessment
Higher Education
Education Policy
Information Systems Development Methodologies
Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transport Activities
Port Infrastructure and Management
Supply and Demand
Water Safety
Blood Disorders
Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Environmentally Sustainable Information and Communication Services
Passenger Water Transport
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Resourcing of Education and Training Systems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An improved emission inventory method for estimating engine exhaust emissions from ships; Sustainable Environment Research
Application of a developed dispersion model to port of Brisbane; American Journal of Environmental Sciences
Applications of Monte Carlo Simulation in Modelling of Biochemical Processes; Applications of Monte Carlo Methods in Biology, Medicine and Other Fields of Science
Approximations of One-dimensional Expected Utility Integral of Alternatives Described with Linearly-Interpolated p-Boxes; Human-Centric Decision-Making Models for Social Sciences
Bootstrap evaluation of expert panel opinion in case studies solved by REPOMP; Progressive Engineering Practices in Marine Resource Management
Bootstrap Kuiper testing of the identity of 1D continuous distributions using fuzzy samples; International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems
Bootstrap tests for mean value differences over fuzzy samples; 16th IFAC Conference on Technology, Culture and International Stability
Calculation of the Kolmogorov-Smirnov and Kuiper statistics over fuzzy samples; Proceedings of the Jangjeon Mathematical Society
Comparison of linear interpolation and arctan approximation of one-dimensional monotonic utility functions based on experimental data; Control and Cybernetics
Cruise shipping accidents in Asia: The trends, causal factors and implications; 18-th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities
Emission inventories for ship operations: methodological comparison with on-board measurements; 19th Annual General Assembly AGA 2018
Empirical testing of inventories applying on-board measurements of exhaust emissions at port and at sea; Journal of Sustainable Development of Transport and Logistics
Expected utility analysis of infinite compound lotteries; International Journal of General Systems
Expert assessment of alternatives to change the location of the port of Varna; 13th IFAC Symposium on Control in Transportation System
Formalized procedure for ranking alternatives in developing environmental programs; The Journal of Cleaner Production
Fuzzy rationality and parameter elicitation in decision analysis; International Journal of General Systems
Fuzzy rationality implementation in financial decision making; Soft Computing for Business Intelligence
Hurwiczα expected utility to rank p-approximated generalized lotteries of I Type with partially quantified uncertainty; Automatics and Informatics '18
Interval probabilities in juridical practice and its communicative inputs; Communicology
Local risk proneness in analytically approximated utility functions under monotonically decreasing preferences; Proceedings of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Monte Carlo Statistical Tests for Identity of Theoretical and Empirical Distributions of Experimental Data; Theory and Applications of Monte Carlo Simulations
Multi-dimensional Nash arbitration in the Braess paradox; 13th IFAC Symposium on Control in Transportation Systems (CTS 2012)
Numerical Version of the Non-Uniform Method for Finding Point Estimates of Uncertain Scaling Constants; Efficiency and Scalability Methods for Computational Intellect
Ranking discrete outcome alternatives with partially quantified uncertainty; International Journal of General Systems
Safety During Oil and Gas Transfer and Transport; Methods in Chemical Process Safety
Simulation and discrete event optimization for automated decisions for in‐queue flights; International Journal of Intelligent Systems
Surgical treatment of ischemic mitral regurgitation triggers reverse remodeling of left heart chambers; The Heart Valve Society - 2nd Annual Meeting
Trends in the training of maritime personnel - Professional vs. academic education; 15th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities, IAMU AGA 2014 - Looking Ahead: Innovation in Maritime Education, Training and Research
Ultrastructure and composition of thrombi in coronary and peripheral artery disease: correlations with clinical and laboratory findings; Thrombosis Research
Uses and misuses of progress curve analysis in enzyme kinetics; Central European Journal of Biology

Research Projects

Establish performance indicators for maritime education and training (PIMET); International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)
TEAM RESILIENCE: ENHANCING THEORY AND APPLICATION IN MARITIME EMERGENCY RESPONSE; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision