Theses and Dissertations
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An analysis of marine propulsors and their applications
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1967-09)
Increased interest on the part of the United States in the exploration and exploitation of the ocean environment has led to the assignment of diverse missions in this field to the military. Development of numerous ...
Characteristics of infinite dimensional vector spaces
(Monterey, California. U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1967-09)
The study of finite dimensional vector spaces has been logically extended to that of infinite dimensional vector spaces. Of fundamental importance to this study is the relationship between sets which span a vector space, ...
Route Security for Counterinsurgents.
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1967-06)
The problem of providing security for ground lines of communications in the counterinsurgency environment is examined. Several types of forces and modes of employment are considered and analyzed in order to determine their ...
Quarter: the warrior's dilemma
(Judge Advocate General's School, 1967-04)
A consideration of the issues, legal and moral, vis-à-vis the practical applications of quarter and the duty of a belligerent to capture and/or accept the surrender of his enemy.
Investigation of the Gunn effect in gallium arsenide
(Monterey, California. U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1966-05)
When the electric field in certain compound semiconductors exceeds a well-defined threshold value, the electrical current through the material becomes unstable. These instabilities may take the form of coherent Oscillations ...
The application of automatic data processing to the scheduling of real property maintenance
(Monterey, California: U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1965)
Work scheduling is one of the cornerstones of a well managed real property management program. This study addresses itself to the master work scheduling aspect of the Marine Corps Maintenance Management Program. This ...
Deadbeat response in second order feedback control systems
(Monterey, California: U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1963)
Many methods have been proposed and tested In the past to obtain an optimal response for step Inputs to automatic feedback control systems. Most of these methods have led to the use of sophisticated control devices ...
Backswitch characteristics of indium films
(Monterey, California: U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1961)
The characteristics of the switch from the resistive to the superconducting state (backswitch) of a strip film of indium, driven resistive by a short current pulse, are investigated. The relationship of the time interval ...
A preliminary investigation of catalytic combustion under flow conditions
(Troy, New York; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1949)
In presenting the Conclusions and Summary, it was sought to satisfy the initial object of this paper in presenting indications as to the uses which can be made of catalytic combustion in heat production. The tests provided ...
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