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  • Human Systems Integration Synthesis Model for Ship Design 

    Williams, Douglas (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-09);
    Current fiscal constraints are driving the reduction of system life cycle cost (LCC). A key objective of HSI is the reduction of operational cost and the improvement of operational performance. This thesis seeks to develop ...
  • A Human Factors Evaluation of the Space Shuttle Cockpit Avionics Upgrade 

    Westenhaver, Michael S. (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-09);
    During the late 90s, NASA retrofitted the Space Shuttle fleet with a glass cockpit. The new displays replicated legacy formats developed in the 70s, and did not leverage 20 years of display technology and human factors ...
  • Assessment of Personality as a Requirement for Next Generation Ship Optimal Manning 

    O'Daniel, Paul Garrett (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-09);
    In an effort to reduce next generation naval vessel total operational cost, significant manpower reductions were incorporated into their overall design strategy while maintaining expected mission and performance capabilities. ...
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