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Robert Brigantic

Appld Stats & Comp Modeling
Data Scientist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K7-20
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Bakker C., J.B. Webster, K.E. Nowak, S. Chatterjee, C.J. Perkins, and R.T. Brigantic. 2020. "Multi-Game Modelling for Counter-Smuggling." Reliability Engineering & System Safety 200. PNNL-SA-139977. doi:10.1016/j.ress.2020.106958
  • Brigantic R.T., C.J. Perkins, B.A. Stanfill, M.R. Oster, and A.V. Belooussov. 2020. "Quantifying Human Behavior and Decision Errors in Security Screening Operations." In Proceedings of the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC 2016), May 21-24, 2016, Anaheim, CA, 673-678. Norcross, Georgia:Institute of Industrial Engineers. PNNL-SA-115678.
  • Chatterjee S., R.T. Brigantic, and A.M. Waterworth. 2020. Applied Risk Analysis for Guiding Homeland Security Policy. Hoboken, New Jersey:John Wiley & Sons, Inc. PNNL-SA-139656.


  • Brayfindley E., R.C. Smith, J. Mattingly, and R.T. Brigantic. 2019. "AUTOMATING SPENT FUEL DEFECT DETECTION WITH FUSED DCVD AND GET DATA." In International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Conference/Light Water Reactor Fuel Performance Conference (Global/Top Fuel 2019), September 22-26, 2019, Seattle, WA. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-143737.


  • Bhatia U., S. Chatterjee, A.R. Ganguly, J. Gao, M. Halappanavar, M.R. Oster, and K. Clark, et al. 2018. "Aviation Transportation, Cyber Threats, and Network-of-Networks: Modeling Perspectives for Translating Theory to Practice." In IEEE International Symposium onTechnologies for Homeland Security (HST 2018), October 23-24, 2018, Woburn, MA, 1-7. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-134574. doi:10.1109/THS.2018.8574123
  • Brayfindley E.R., R.C. Smith, J. Mattingly, and R.T. Brigantic. 2018. "Automated defect detection in spent nuclear fuel using combined Cerenkov radiation and gamma emission tomography data." Nuclear Technology 204, no. 3:343-353. PNNL-SA-132748. doi:10.1080/00295450.2018.1490123


  • Brigantic R.T., N.J. Betzsold, C. Bakker, J. Rubio-Herrero, C.J. Perkins, and A.M. Waterworth. 2017. "A Methodology for Dynamic Security Risk Quantification and Optimal Resource Allocation of Security Assets." In 26th Society for Risk Analysis Europe Annual Conference (SRA-E 2017), June 19-21, 2017, Lisbon, Portugal. Mclean, Virginia:Society for Risk Analysis. PNNL-SA-126333.


  • Perkins C.J., R.T. Brigantic, D.H. Keating, K.R. Liles, N.J. Meyer, M.R. Oster, and A.M. Waterworth. 2015. "Using simulation to evaluate warhead monitoring system effectiveness." In 56th Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM 2015), July 12-16, 2015, Indian Wells, California, 1, 95-104. Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois:INMM. PNNL-24361.


  • Brigantic R.T., and R.R. Eddy. 2014. "Employing the radiological and nuclear risk assessment methods (RNRAM) for assessing radiological and nuclear detection architectures." In International Conference on Nuclear Security: Enhancing Global Efforts. Proceedings of the Interational Conference, July 1-5, 2013, Vienna, Austria. Vienna:International Atomic Energy Agency. PNNL-SA-95816.



  • Corley C.D., M.J. Lancaster, R.T. Brigantic, B.M. Kunkel, G. Muller, and T.K. McKenzie. 2012. "Outside the Continental United States International Travel and Contagion Impact Quick Look Tool." In HealthGIS '12 Proceedings of the First ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Use of GIS in Public Health, November 6-9, 2012, Redondo Beach, California, 81-86. New York, New York:Association of Computing Machinery. PNNL-SA-90188. doi:10.1145/2452516.2452533
  • Corley C.D., M.J. Lancaster, R.T. Brigantic, J.S. Chung, R.A. Walters, R. Arthur, and C.J. Bruckner-Lea, et al. 2012. "Assessing the Continuum of Event-Based Biosurveillance Through an Operational Lens." Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice and Science 10, no. 1:131-141. PNNL-SA-77400. doi:10.1089/bsp.2011.0096
  • Henderson D.L., A.E. Holmes, G. Muller, T.M. Mercier, R.T. Brigantic, C.J. Perkins, and S.K. Cooley, et al. 2012. Second Line of Defense Spares Program. PNNL-22025. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Second Line of Defense Spares Program
  • Henderson D.L., G. Muller, T.M. Mercier, R.T. Brigantic, C.J. Perkins, and S.K. Cooley. 2012. Second Line of Defense Master Spares Catalog. PNNL-22027. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Second Line of Defense Master Spares Catalog
  • Henderson D.L., G. Muller, T.M. Mercier, R.T. Brigantic, C.J. Perkins, and S.K. Cooley. 2012. Second Line of Defense Spares Program Assessment. PNNL-22026. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Second Line of Defense Spares Program Assessment


  • Maciejewski R., P. Livengood, S. Rudolph, T. Collins, D. Ebert, R.T. Brigantic, and C.D. Corley, et al. 2011. "A Pandemic Influenza Modeling and Visualization Tool." Journal of Visual Languages & Computing 22, no. 4:268-278. PNNL-SA-70967. doi:10.1016/j.jvlc.2011.04.002



  • Brigantic R.T., G. Muller, A.E. Taylor, and A.F. Papatyi. 2009. "Gaming to Predict Human Responses to Mass Casualty Events: An Approach for Quick Look Tools for Pandemic Influenza." In International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2009), August 29-31 2009, Vancouver, Canada. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-67193. doi:10.1109/CSE.2009.388
  • Malone J.D., R.T. Brigantic, G. Muller, A. Gadgil, W. Delp, B.H. McMahon, and R. Lee, et al. 2009. "U.S. Airport Entry Screening in Response to Pandemic Influenza: Modeling and Analysis." Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease 7, no. 4:181-191. PNNL-SA-64200. doi:10.1016/j.tmaid.2009.02.006


  • Brigantic R.T., J.R. Campbell, P.G. Doctor, A. Johnson, and P. Coomber. 2006. "An Assessment of Hickam Air Force Base's Capability to Support Strategic Airlift Throughput when Operating under an Avian Flu Pandemic." In Western Decision Sciences Institute Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting, April 11-15, 2006, Waikoloa, Hawaii, edited by VR Kannan. San Diego, California:Western Decision Sciences Institute. PNNL-SA-48936.

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