Accession Number : ADA183745

Title :   Naval C(3) Distributed Tactical Decisionmaking.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly technical rept. 1 Apr-30 Jun 87,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE LAB FOR INFORMATION AND DECISION SYSTEMS

Personal Author(s) : Athans,Michael ; Levis,Alexander H

PDF Url : ADA183745

Report Date : 31 Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : Progress on eight research problems addressing distributed tactical decisionmaking is described. Topics include: Real Time situation assessment; Real time resource allocation; Impact of informational discrepancy; Constrained distributed problem solving; Evaluation of alternative organizational architectures; Asynchronous protocols; Information support structure; Integration of results; Keywords: Command control and communication; Distributed decisionmaking; Organization theory; Petri nets.

Descriptors :   *COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, *DECISION MAKING, *TACTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, ALLOCATIONS, ARCHITECTURE, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, ORGANIZATIONS, PROBLEM SOLVING, REAL TIME, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, THEORY

Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE