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11. A Retrospective Analysis of Lessons Learned in Evaluating Advanced Military Technologies
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 12/30/2011
Authors: Craig I Schlenoff, Brian A Weiss, Michelle Potts Steves
Abstract: For the past six years, personnel from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have served as the Independent Evaluation Team (IET) for two major DARPA programs. DARPA ASSIST (Advanced Soldier Sensor Information System and Technolog ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908594

12. Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design: Formalizing Evaluation Design Input and Output Blueprint Elements for Testing Developing Intelligent Systems
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 10/5/2011
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Linda C. Schmidt
Abstract: Intelligent technologies within the military, law enforcement, and homeland security fields are continuously evolving. Testing these technologies is crucial to (1) inform the technology developers of specific aspects for enhancement, (2) request end- ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908792

13. Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design: Formalizing Test Plan Input and Output Elements for Evaluating Developing Intelligent Systems
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 8/31/2011
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Linda C. Schmidt
Abstract: Advanced and intelligent systems within the manufacturing, military, homeland security, and automotive fields are constantly under development or improvement. Testing the performance of these technologies is critical to (1) update the system designer ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908547

14. The Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design Framework: Producing Evaluation Blueprints to Test Emerging, Advanced, and Intelligent Technologies
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 6/30/2011
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Linda C. Schmidt
Abstract: This article introduces the Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design (MRED) framework whose objective is to take uncertain input data and automatically output comprehensive evaluation blueprints complete with targeted evaluation elements. MRED is unique ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909315

15. A Detailed Discussion of Lessons Learned in Evaluating Emerging and Advanced Military Technologies
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 6/3/2011
Authors: Craig I Schlenoff, Brian A Weiss, Michelle Potts Steves
Abstract: For the past six years, personnel from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have served as the Independent Evaluation Team (IET) for two major DARPA programs. DARPA ASSIST (Advanced Soldier Sensor Information System and Technolog ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907576

16. Relationship between machinability index and in-process parameters during orthogonal cutting of steels
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 6/1/2011
Authors: Eric Paul Whitenton, Iban Arriola, Jarred Heigel, Pedro Arrazola
Abstract: Temperature and plastic strain maps were obtained during orthogonal cutting of two AISI 4140 steels with different machinability indexes using a high-speed dual-spectrum (visible and infrared) and visible spectrum cameras, respectively. Surface and i ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907675

17. Ontological Behavior Modeling
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 5/20/2011
Authors: Conrad E Bock, James Odell
Abstract: This article gives an example of improving the effectiveness of behavior modeling languages using ontological techniques. The techniques are applied to behaviors in the Unified Modeling Language (UML), using the logical meanings for classification in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904847

18. New Capabilities for Process and Interaction Modeling in BPMN 2
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 1/5/2011
Authors: Stephen White, Conrad E Bock
Abstract: This paper provides a high-level introduction to new features in processes and interaction diagrams in the Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) Version 2.0. BPMN 2.0 expands the capabilities of BPMN 1.x Process and Collaboration diagrams, a ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907206

19. Lessons Learned in Evaluating DARPA Advanced Military Technologies
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 10/15/2010
Authors: Craig I Schlenoff, Brian A Weiss, Michelle Potts Steves
Abstract: For the past six years, personnel from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have served as the Independent Evaluation Team (IET) for two major DARPA programs. DARPA ASSIST (Advanced Soldier Sensor Information System and Technolog ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906654

20. The Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design (MRED) Framework: Producing Evaluation Blueprints to Test Emerging, Advanced, and Intelligent Systems
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 9/30/2010
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Linda C. Schmidt
Abstract: This paper introduces the Multi-Relationship Evaluation Design (MRED) framework whose objective is to take uncertain input data and automatically output comprehensive evaluation blueprints complete with targeted evaluation elements. MRED is unique in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906664



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