2018 STAMP Workshop Presentations

Monday, March 26: Tutorials

Leveson1.pdf STAMP Intro and Overview of STPA and CAST
Nancy Leveson
Thomas1.pdf STPA and CAST Facilitation (John Thomas)
Leveson2.pdf Creating and Using Leading Indicators (Nancy Leveson)
Thomas2.pdf STPA Intro (John Thomas)
Leveson3.pdf CAST Intro, examples, practice (Nancy Leveson and Shem Malmquist) 
Young.pdf  STPA in Cybersecurity (Col. Bill Young)


Tuesday, March 27:  Presentations

Vacher.pdf Anthony Vacher, Anne-Emmanuelle Priot, and Leonore Bourgeon. Introducing CAST into the Safety Investigation of Accidents and Incidents Involving French State Aircraft. French Armed Forces Biomedical Research Institute (France)
Span.pdf Captain Martin Span, Major Logan Mailloux, and Colonel William Young. STPA-Sec Case Study of a Next Generation Refueling Aircraft, Air Force Institute of Technology and Eglin Air Force Base
 Straker.pdf Darren Straker. Comparative Analysis of an Aviation Accident Reassessed using CAST and STAMP/STPA. Straker System Safety (United Arab Emirates and New Zealand)
Summers.pdf Major Sarah Summers. STPA Applied to Air Force Acquisition Technical Requirements Development, Edwards Air Force Base.
  John Thomas and Jeremiah Robertson.  Minimizing Human Error in Automotive Systems, MIT
 Pope.pdf Greg Pope. Combining STPA with Compiler Technology to Identify Vulnerabilities and Hazards in Software-Controlled Systems, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sharma.pdf Shefali Sharma, Adan Flores, Carlos Moreno, Chris Hobbs, Jeff Stafford, Kamal Lamichhane, Sebastian Fischmeister, and Waleed Khan. Lessons Learned from STAMP Safety and Security Analysis for L4 Autonomous Driving, Univ. of Waterloo, QNX Software Systems (Canada) and Renesas Electronics America (USA)
France.pdf Megan France, Emilie Roth, and Jordan Multer. Enhanced Guidance for CAST Contextual Factors: Application to Stop Signal Overruns at U.S. Freight Railroads. U.S. DOT Volpe Center and Roth Cognitive Engineering
 Shem.pdf Shem Malmquist and Nancy Leveson. STPA Analysis of Aircraft Loss of Control Accidents. Malmquist Safety Engineering and MIT.

STPA in Industry Standards

Beland.pdf Introducing STPA into Transport Aircraft Standards Steven Beland, The Boeing Company
Vernacchia1.pdf Introducing STPA into Auto Standards Mark Vernacchia, General Motors
Oliveira.pdf Introducing STPA into General Aviation Aircraft Standards Felipe Oliveira, Embraer

Integrating STPA and CAST into Large Organizations

Nance.pdf Introduction and Use at Boeing Marc Nance, The Boeing Company
Vernacchia2.pdf Use of STPA Within the GM System Safety Process Mark Vernacchia, General Motors
Viana.pdf Challenges and Plans for Introducing STPA Marcos Viana Tavares, Embraer
Jamal.pdf Faisal Jamal, Introducing STAMP, STPA, and CAST into our Fertilizer Manufacturing Business Fatima Group (Lahore, Pakistan)


  • Natalia Silvis-Cividjian, Embedding STAMP in Teaching Software Testing, Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
  • Kai-Ren Wang, Jao-Jia Horng, Kartik Sharma, and Yeh-Chung Chien. A Global System Analysis of the Bhopal Disaster, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Vatsal Pant. STAMP-Based Methodology for Real-Time Analysis of Pilot-Machine Interaction in a Non-Intrusive Manner, ISAE-Supaero (France)
  • Yorgos Stephanedes(1), Charalampos Sipetas(2), Dimitra Chondrogianni(1), Stelios Karatzas(1). Risk Management in Smart Port Cities Using STPA: Patras Port City as a Case Study in Mediterranean Framework. (1)University of Patras (Greece) and (2)University of Massachusetts, Amherst (USA)
  • Larry Hettinger, Megan France, Jordan Multer, Marvin Dainoff, Susan Jeffries. Sociotechnical/STAMP Analysis of Commuter Rail System.
  • Lauren Murphy, Marvin Dainoff, Larry Hettinger, Megan France, Yueng-Hsiang Huang, Michelle Robertson, Susan Jeffries. Safety Control Structure for Commercial Trucking
  • Ioana Koglbauer and Marianne Kraut, STPA Analysis of the Process Involved in Enforcing Road Safety in Austria, Graz University of Technology, Austria and Reco-Tech GmbH, Austria


Wednesday, March 28: Presentations

 Zhang.pdf Paolo Masci, Yi Zhang, Paul Jones, and Jose Campos. Extending STPA to Improve the Analysis of User Interface Software in Medical Devices, INESC TEC and Universidade do Minho (Portugal) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
 Bargal.pdf Basma Bargal, James Benneyan, Joseph Eisner, Alev Atalay, and Sara Singer. Use of STPA to Design Safer Opioid Prescribing Processes, Northeastern University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard School of Public Health
Sophia.pdf Sophia Trantza, Brian Edwards, Ioannis Dokas, and Webley Sherael. CAST Analysis of Pregnancy Events in the U.K. due to Isotretinoin Administration, University of Hertfordshire (London, U.K.) and Democritus University of Thrace (Xanthi, Greece)
Silvis.pdf Natalia Silvis-Cividjian, Wilko Verbakel, and Marjan Admiraal. Application of STPA in Radiation Therapy: A Preliminary Study. Vrije Universiteit and Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, The Netherlands
 Pawlicki.pdf Todd Pawlicki. Experiences with STPA in Radiation Therapy. University of California San Diego and UCSD Medical Center.
Akshay.pdf Akshay Kothakonda. CAST Analysis of the International Space Station EVA 23 Suit Water Intrusion Mishap. MIT
 Cook.pdf Shawn Cook, Hsing-Hua Fan, Krzysztof Pennar, and Padma Sundaram. Building Behavior Competency into STPA Process Models for Automated Driving Systems, General Motors
 Khastgir.pdf Siddartha Khastgir. Systems Approach to Create “Interesting” Test Scenarios for Autonomous Vehicle: Introducing an Extension to STPA. University of Warwick, U.K.
 Thomas4.pdf John Thomas and Shem Malmquist. Applying CAST to the Asiana 214 Accident, MIT and Malmquist Safety Engineering
To.pdf Peter To and Roman Dusil. STPA Application in Hydropower: Piloting Experience, BC Hydro (Canada)
 Rejzek.pdf Martin Rejzek, Svana Bjornsdottir and Christopher Brown. The Challenges of Supporting STPA with a Software Tool. Zurich University of Applied Sciences and Stiki Information Security.
Merrett.pdf Hew Merrett, Jiao-Jia Horng, and Wei-Tong Chen. A Systems Analysis of the 1998 Sydney Water Crisis, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology (Taiwan) 


Thursday, March 29: Presentations

deBoer.pdf Nektarios Karanikas, Selma Piric, Robert Jan de Boer, Alfred Roelen, Steffan Kaspers, and Robbert van Aalst. The AVAC-SMS Metric for the Self-Assessment of Aviation Safety Management Systems, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and Netherlands Aerospace Center (Netherlands)
Wang.pdf Yang Wang and Stefan Wagner. Combining STPA and BDD for Safety Analysis and Verification. University of Stuttgart (Germany)
Lima.pdf Idoaldo Lima, Claudio Alves, and Carlos Lahoz. STPA for Airports: Safety Hazard Analysis for Airport Operations in Hub Airports. Aeronautics Institute of Technology (Brazil)
Kim.pdf Hyungju Kim and Mary Ann Lundteigen. Opportunities and Challenges of Applying STPA to Subsea Operations. Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway)
deLemos.pdf Francisco Luiz de Lemos and Malvina Mitake. Using STPA on the Assessment of Nuclear Security Culture. Institute for Nuclear and Energy Research (Brazil)


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