Theses and Dissertations
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An examination of two formal school initial specialized training pipelines with respect to retention
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1979-03)
This thesis examines two formal school initial specialized training pipelines in order to determine if the present distribution of personnel in these pipelines could be modified to yield a higher retention rate. Over 80% ...
Properties of residual mixing distributions resulting from arbitrary mixtures of exponential life distributions
A mixture of failure rates can be present in an apparently homogeneous population of "devices" due to variability either in their manufacture or in the severity of their service environments. An initial mixing distribution ...
Investigation of goaling models for Navy recruiting
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1977-03)
This study reviews previous works which investigated goaling models for the Navy's recruiting effort. Nine models were examined for their goaling potential, and five were selected for further analysis. The results of the ...
Navy tactical data information display complexity effects on visual search reaction time and response accuracy.
(Naval Postgraduate School, 1977)
The purpose of the experiment was to evaluate pre-defined display formatting from the standpoint of response accuracy and reaction time for use with a tactical information display for the U.S. Navy. Subjects were required ...
An application of an econometric model to describe the behavior of buyers and sellers
This study is an attempt to describe the behavior of buyers and sellers. Four econometric models were developed using data obtained on sales consummated. The models, whose coefficients were estimated using stepwise linear ...
An investigation of human mental and motor responses to heat stress
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1973-09)
An investigation into the physiological reactions of persons being artificially acclimatized to extreme heat conditions in an environmental chamber was conducted. While the subjects were being artificially acclimatized ...
Computer simulation of a family practice clinic
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1973-06)
A simulation model of the Family Practice Clinic at Silas B. Hayes Army Hospital, Fort Ord, California, is presented. The inputs to the model are the number of doctors, number and type of support personnel, number of ...
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Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy (7)
Department of Operations Research (7)
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