Naval Postgraduate Schools Aims at Real-World Defense Problems

Calvano, Chuck; Kline, Jeff; Olwell, Dave; Stevens, Mark
February 2005
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2005, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p80
Conference Proceeding
The article presents information on teams of military officers measuring attributes and shortfalls in the programmed forces across the range of conflicts. The systems team uses the macro-analysis as a starting point for more detailed functional analysis and requirements generation. Within months, these teams create engineering proposals for joint command-and-control systems, ships and aircraft, satellites, unmanned vehicles, remote sensors and weapons, land delivery systems and manpower programs, all of which provide alternatives to current and programmed systems.


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