Optimal routing of battle group VERTREP assets
Smith, Thomas W.
MetadataShow full item record
During battle group operations ships regularly require the transfer of material and personnel. The VERTREP of personnel and high priority cargoes is accomplished by logistics helicopter. This study describes an implicit enumeration algorithm to schedule the delivery route for a single helicopter. The algorithm employs a depth first search technique to solve the multiple constraint, multiple time window routing problem. Several fathoming techniques are demonstrated and computational results for eleven ship battle groups are presented.
Approved for public release, distribution is unlimited
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Davidson, David Franklin (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1992-06);The NPS LINAC was initially designed for use in radiation damage and nuclear structure studies. The LINAC's role has subsequently evolved to include research in a variety of other areas such as the generation of coherent ...
Army Acquisition and Contracting Personnel requirements: how are the Army's current recruitment, development and retention programs meeting current and future personnel requirements? Allen, Karen E.; Doran, James W.; Westbrook, Bonnie L. (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-09);The Defense (DoD) is realizing a current and expected future shortage in experienced acquisition and contracting personnel due, in part, to a hiring freeze in the middle 1990s and the number of personnel that are eligible ...
Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS) (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate SchoolCenter for Homeland Defense and Security, 2007-09);September 2007. Six years after the attacks of 9/11, the practice and discipline of homeland defense and security have evolved and matured, moving into an era of self-evaluation. The essays and articles in Volume III, Issue ...