Accession Number : AD0617133

Title :   ALPHA AND OMEGA AND THE EXPERIENCE CURVE.

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL ALA DIRECTORATE OF PROCUREMENT AND PRODUCTION

Report Date : 12 APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 168

Abstract : A detailed explanation is given of: (1) What the experience curve is: historical background and theory; (2) what type of data lends itself to the application of the experience curve; (3) how the curve is constructed, and how to use it; (4) what tables are available, and how to use them; (5) what computer products are available, and how to use them.

Descriptors :   (*MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, COSTS), (*LEARNING, CURVE FITTING), (*WEAPON SYSTEMS, COSTS), MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, PRODUCTION CONTROL, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE