Reports and Technical Reports
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Effects of wind on the aircraft optimum cruise performance and flight performance advisory systems for F-4E and F-5E aircraft.
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1982-06); NPS67-82-006
One of several fuel-saving operational concepts being investigated is the application of state-of-the-art hand-held calculators to serve as Flight Performance Adivosry Systems (FPAS). The principal function of a FPAS is ...
An evaluation of the effectiveness of a research organization's mechanism for transferring technical information to applied end use
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1974-12); NPS-55Jo74121
An organizational mechanism instituted at a research/development center to facilitate the transfer of technological information to field operating units is analyzed in an attempt to measure its effectiveness. The evaluation ...
Pyrotechnic device reliability
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1991-12); NPSOR-92-005
This report looks at the problem of determining when to award bonuses for reliability improvement in pyrotechnic devices based on data gathered under a lot acceptance sampling plan.
The Legacy of Manfred Held with Critique
Impact initiation of explosives is one of the more frequent referred to topics of Prof (Dr) Manfred Held, an internationally renown ballistician, who passed away in 2011. This thesis includes a cross-referenced bibliography ...
Influence of foreign humanitarian assistance/disaster relief in a coastal nation
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-06); NPS-SE-11-003
One of the global security challenges the United States faces is disaster coupled with political instability. The U.S. Military‘s ability to rapidly respond to disasters enhances regional and global security and stability. ...
Next generation mine countermeasures for the very shallow water zone in support of amphibious operations
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-03); NPS-SE-12-001
This report describes system engineering efforts exploring next generation mine countermeasure (MCM) systems to satisfy high priority capability gaps in the Very Shallow Water (VSW) zone in support of amphibious operations. ...
Ship-to-shore data communication and prioritization
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-12); NPS-SE-11-015
Ships are plagued by connectivity issues while underway resulting in backlogs of data needing to get off a ship. This capstone project's main focus was to provide the Commanding Officer (CO) the capability to select and ...
United States Navy oceanic armed reconnaissance system
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-12); NPS-SE-11-017
A student team at the Naval Postgraduate School studied the need for, and development of, a system that effectively and economically deters piracy in an area of interest. The system's proposed area of operation is the ...
Network centric communications for expeditionary or carrier strike groups
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-12); NPS-SE-11-014
however, a design solution was not developed. It was determined through the results of the simulation, that by effectively using the bandwidth and incorporating WiMAX on various ships throughout the fleet that the disadvantaged ...
Pirate Mother Ship Warning and Reporting System (PMSWRS)
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-09); NPS-SE-11-011
The Pirate Mother Ship Warning and Reporting System (PMSW&RS) analysis identifies a suitable and effective combination of unmanned aerial systems land launched from regional main operating bases (MOB) or commercial airfields ...
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