Accession Number : ADA322404

Title :   Adaptive Decision Marking and Coordination in Variable Structure Organizations.

Descriptive Note : Semi-Annual rept. 1 Jul-31 Dec 96,

Corporate Author : GEORGE MASON UNIV FAIRFAX VA CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN COMMAND CONTROL COMMUNIC ATIONS/INTELLIGENCE

Personal Author(s) : Lewis, Alexander H.

PDF Url : ADA322404

Report Date : 10 MAR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : Progress in research on coordination in distributed making organizations with variable structure is reported. Results on distributed process coordination in adaptive command and control teams and results in formulating the problem of modeling the decision making process using influence diagrams are presented. A new task on Measures of Performance and Effectiveness are described.

Descriptors :   *DECISION MAKING, *ORGANIZATION THEORY, ALGORITHMS, ADAPTIVE CONTROL SYSTEMS, COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE, HEURISTIC METHODS, COMPUTER NETWORKS, INFORMATION THEORY.

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE