Theses and Dissertations
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Reconstitution and recovery capability of the light infantry company.
This thesis is a study of the resiliency and recoverability of the light infantry company utilizing the Analysis of Military Organizational Effectiveness (AMORE) methodology. The efficiency of the current organizational ...
The Naval Postgraduate School scheduling system: a heuristic approach.
A heuristic approach is presented to solve the Naval Postgraduate School's quarterly scheduling problem for academic courses and final examinations. The current scheduling system is studied and an automated system for ...
Cognitive performance degradation on sonar operator and torpedo data control unit operator after one night of sleep deprivation.
The objective of this study was to examine whether or not relatively short period of sleep deprivation will degrade cognitive skills. Using the Position Analysis Questionnaire (PAQ) two critical submarine jobs were analyzed ...
An implementation of the projective algorithm for linear programming
An algorithm to solve linear programming problems is presented which is based on Karmarkar's projective method. The algorithm includes a practical method to project a general linear programming problem onto a unit simplex ...
A model for the planning of maneuver unit and engineer asset placement
This thesis develops a prototypical model for the planning of maneuver unite and engineer obstacle placement for the Airland Research Model under development at the Naval Postgraduate School. The model utilizes a ...
A model of lease versus buy in federal government construction decisions
(Monterey, California; Naval Postgraduate School, 1985-09)
This thesis examines the interaction of cash flows in the construction and operations of child care centers. The cash flows under government operation are examined and compared with the cash flows were the center operated ...
An analysis of target acquisition behavior for observers in tanks equipped with thermal or optical sighting systems.
This thesis presents a statistical analysis of the data generated during the Thermal Pinpoint experiment, conducted 19 July 1983 to 10 December 1983- It analyzes the target acquisition capabilities of tanks equipped ...
An analysis of Naval Officer student academic performance in the Operations Analysis curriculum in relationship to academic profile codes and other factors
(Naval Postgraduate School: Monterey, California., 1985-09)
The ability to forecast the academic performance of Naval Officer students in the Operations Analysis curriculum is an issue of importance to the Navy. In the interest of cost effectiveness and achieving the required ...
Steady state distributions for manpower models under conditions of growth
Markov Chain models have been used to forecast stocks in a wide range of manpower systems. Studies have been done in many areas such as education planning, hospital planning, manufacturing, private research and development, ...
Tactical evidential reasoning: an application of the Dempster-Shafer theory evidence
This thesis demonstrates the use of the Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence on the battlefield. The use of the theory is a decision aid or decision support system for the Intelligence Analyst will speed the force Commander's ...
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