Reports and Technical Reports
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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. ...
Systems approach to defeating Maritime Improvised Explosive Devices in U.S. ports
Insight gained from terrorist attacks, training excercises, and intelligence intercepts over the past few years has shown a renewed interest in the use of mining as an effective means of disrupting commerce and damaging ...
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. ...
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 ...
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 ...
Humanitarian Assistance Shelter System (HASS)
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-09); NPS-SE-11-013
As part of a Naval Postgraduate School's capstone project in Systems Engineering, the project team from Cohort 311-101O of the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), performed a Systems Engineering analysis and verified the ...
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 ...
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 ...
A system to integrate unmanned undersea vehicles with a submarine host platform
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-06); NPS-SE-11-006
Submarines offer a capability to deploy and retrieve unmanned undersea vehicles (UUV) in littoral and blue water Areas of Operation while avoiding detection. Integration of the submarine and UUV through a launch and recovery ...
Submarine combat systems engineering project capstone project
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2011-06); NPS-SE-11-005
The Combat Control System (CCS) construct developed using a systems engineering approach, when implemented, will provide significantly increased levels of automation. This high level of automation, will allow a reduction ...
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