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Dystopia: a virtual environment for education, training, and exercises
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-12); NPS-OR-19-002
The growing complexity of security problems is challenging traditional paradigms for education and research.A key recognition for learning about how to manage this complexity is the importance of the context for the ...
Manned-Unmanned Teaming in Distributed Maritime Operations
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-12); NPS-IS-19-002
As a key tenet of distributed maritime operations (DMO), available manned and unmanned, surface and air, combatants and sensors require integration to serve as a cohesive, networked force despite their distribution through ...
Analysis of unit variation and peer influence of destructive behaviors in the U.S. military
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-12); NPS-GSDM-20-002
As requested by OPNAV N17, we conduct an empirical investigation into unit-level variations and peer influences of destructive behaviors in the U.S. military, with a particular emphasis on the Navy and the Marine Corps. ...
Attrition Among the DoD Civilian Workforce
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-10-29); NPS-HR-20-004
This study examines the determinants of attrition among the Department of Defense civilian workforce. We follow a cohort of civilian employees newly appointed in 2009 and track their separations through 2017. Using personnel ...
The Fortress and the Dagger: Russian Global Posture of Anti Access and Area Denial: Implications for the U.S. Navy and American Sea Power in the 21st Century
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-10); NPS-19-N290A
This study analyzes how an expanded Russian anti access and area denial strategy in specific cases has an impact on the global reach of the U.S. Navy. How does this defensive/offensive posture of strategic interdiction ...
Surface Warfare Proficiency Knowledge Management Architecture
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-10); NPS-IS-19-003
As a key tenet of readiness, it is important to know—tracking at the present time and forecasting through various future timeframes—measure, and understand unit level proficiency and individual career proficiency. As an ...
Measurement and Analysis of Officer of the Deck Competency
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-10); NPS-GSDM-20-001
Recent ship collisions have heightened the U.S. Navy’s focus on the development and tracking of mariners’ skills. Using data collected by the Surface Warfare Officer School (SWOS), we estimate the statistical relationship ...
Review of survey design and sampling processes with recommendations for the NETC course satisfaction surveys
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-09); NPS-OR-19-001
The schools under the Naval Education and Training Command’s (NETC) cognizance are committed to producing the best trained Sailors for the fleet. It is important for NETC to collect accurate information regarding how well ...
Labtainer Framework Extensions: Final Report
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-08); NPS-CS-19-003
Educational institutions are experiencing increasing demand for courses in computer and network security. Yet faculty members struggle to prepare new classes and compelling laboratory exercises, and must attempt to provide ...
Cyclostationary Signal Detection and Doppler Rate Correction for LEO Nanosatellites in the ISM Band
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-08); NPS-SP-19-002
The Space Systems Academic Group (SSAG) of the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is a pioneer in the development of nanosatellites. While their miniature size promises great possibilities for applications and research, it ...