2. NPS Outstanding Theses and Dissertations
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Optimized positioning of pre-disaster relief force and assets
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-12)
Recent events in the United States of America and Pakistan have exposed the shortcomings of existing planning in relief and humanitarian assistance in the face of large-scale natural disasters. This thesis develops a ...
Optimized recovery of damaged electrical power grids
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-03)
This thesis formulates and solves a mixed-integer program to plan the recovery of an electrical power transmission grid that has been damaged by a natural disaster or terrorist attack. The damage can be extensive and ...
Optimizing ship-to-shore movement for Hospital Ship humanitarian assistance operations
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2008-03)
The U.S. Navy recently designated Humanitarian Assistance (HA) and Disaster Relief (DR) as core capabilities, recognizing the importance of delivering a potent strategic communications message directly to foreign ...
Mission resource allocation in the Gulf of Guinea
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2007-03)
Naval Forces Europe-Sixth Fleet (CNE-C6F) is responsible for the Gulf of Guinea (GOG) in Central-West Africa. CNE-C6Fâ s goal is to provide persistent presence, pursuant the Global Fleet Station (GFS) concept, supporting ...
Simulated operating concepts for WIOM implementation
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2018-03)
Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP WSS) serves as the Navy’s inventory control point, managing approximately 375,000 line items. Constrained by funding, NAVSUP WSS uses the Wholesale Inventory ...
OPTIMIZING MARINE CORPS SECONDARY REPARABLE MAINTENANCE
(Monterey, CA; Naval Postgraduate School, 2018-06)
The Marine Corps manages a centralized secondary reparable inventory of over 1,000 different items with an enterprise-wide retail value of more than $600 million. These secondary reparable items are those components and ...
Optimal interdiction of an adaptive smuggler
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2010-09)
Counterdrug operations are of national interest to the U.S. and our allies because the illegal production and trafficking of drugs threatens U.S. national security and undermines security and stability in Latin America. ...
OPTIMIZING RESOURCE AUGMENTATION FOR WILDLAND FIRES
(Monterey, CA; Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-06)
During December 2017, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) responded to an unprecedented number of wildland fires spanning thousands of square miles within the county. While most of the fires were successfully ...
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