Accession Number : AD0467265

Title :   COMPUTER-ASSISTED SIMULATION OF SUPPLY AND RELATED SYSTEMS (CASSARS),

Corporate Author : TECHNICAL OPERATIONS INC FORT BELVOIR VA COMBAT OPERATIONS RESEARCH GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Kemper, J. R.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 107

Abstract : This paper presents a concept for a computer assisted simulation of supply and related logistic systems for use as an evaluation tool by USACDCCSSG. The basic assumptions involved, the limitations, and the capabilities are discussed for the major components of the simulation; Combat Model, Supply Models, Schedule Consolidation Model, Transportation Allocation Model, Transportation Network Model, and Storage or Distribution Point Inventory Model. (Author)

Descriptors :   *LOGISTICS, SIMULATION, ARMY, TRANSPORTATION, MODELS, SCHEDULING, ROADS, RAILROAD CARS, RAILROADS, PIPES, MONTE CARLO METHOD, GAME THEORY, WAR POTENTIAL, WARFARE, ARMY PROCUREMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE