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21. PROCESS DESCRIPTION AND ANALYTICS FORMALISM FOR DECISION GUIDANCE IN SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7961
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 11/20/2013
Authors: Alexander Brodsky, Guodong Shao, Frank H Riddick
Abstract: This paper introduces NIST‰s Sustainable Process Analytics Formalism (SPAF) to facilitate the use of simulation and optimization technologies for decision support in sustainable manufacturing. SPAF allows formal modeling of modular, extensible, and r ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913035

22. Performance Evaluation of Robotic Knowledge Representation (PERK)
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 3/22/2012
Authors: Craig I Schlenoff, Sebti Foufou, Stephen B. Balakirsky
Abstract: In this paper, we explore some ways in which symbolic knowledge representations have been evaluated in the past and provide some thoughts on what should be considered when applying and evaluating these types of knowledge representations for real-time ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910808

23. Processes Analytics Formalism for Decision Guidance in Sustainable Manufacturing
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 5/19/2014
Authors: Alexander Brodsky, Guodong Shao, Frank H Riddick
Abstract: This paper introduces National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)‰s Sustainable Process Analytics Formalism (SPAF) to facilitate the use of simulation and optimization technologies for decision support in sustainable manufacturing. SPAF all ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914895

24. 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

25. 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

26. 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

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: 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

29. UML 2 Activity and Action Models
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 7/1/2003
Author: Conrad E Bock
Abstract: This is the first in a series introducing the activity model in the Unified Modeling Language, version 2 (UML 2), and how it integrates with the action model [1]. The series is a companion to the standard, providing additional background, rationale, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908407

30. Web-enabled Real-time Quality Feedback for Factory Systems using MTConnect
Topic: Process Improvement
Published: 8/15/2012
Authors: John L Michaloski, Byeong Eon Lee, Frederick M Proctor, Sid Venkatesh
Abstract: Quality is a key element to success for any manufacturer, and the fundamental prerequisite for quality is measurement. In the discrete parts industry, quality is attained through inspection of parts but typically there is a long latency between ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911323



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