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21. 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

22. 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

23. 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

24. 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

25. 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

26. 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

27. 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

28. THE MULTI-RELATIONSHIP EVALUATION DESIGN FRAMEWORK: DESIGNING TESTING PLANS TO COMPREHENSIVELY ASSESS ADVANCED AND INTELLIGENT TECHNOLOGIES
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 5/5/2010
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Linda C. Schmidt, Harry A. Scott, Craig I Schlenoff
Abstract: As new technologies are developed and mature, it becomes extremely important to provide both formative and summative assessments on their performance. Performance assessment events range in form from a few simple tests of key elements of the technolo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905063

29. Carbon Weight Analysis for Machining Operation and Allocation for Redesign
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7560
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 12/16/2009
Authors: Gaurav Ameta, Mahesh Mani, Sudarsan Rachuri, Kevin W Lyons, Shaw C Feng, Ram D Sriram
Abstract: The objective of this research is to explore and develop a new methodology for computing carbon weight (CW) - often referred to as carbon footprint, in manufacturing processes from the part level to assembly level. In this initial study we focused on ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901525

30. The Impact of Scenario Development on the Performance of Speech Translation Systems Prescribed by the SCORE Framework
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 9/25/2009
Authors: Brian A Weiss, Craig I Schlenoff
Abstract: The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Spoken Language Communication and Translation for Tactical Use (TRANSTAC) program is a focused advanced technology research and development program. The intent of the TRANSTAC program is to ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903628



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