Accession Number:

ADA026379

Title:

Development of Automated Aids for Decision Analysis

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CA

Report Date:

1976-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

215.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes research undertaken to initiate development of a system of automated decision aids. The purpose of these aids is to facilitate the application of decision analysis to major decisions within the Department of Defense. The report contains 1 a characterization of the spectrum of decision situations that are encountered in practice and an exploration of the implications of these characteristics for automated decision aids 2 a description of the types of decision models available for analyzing various decision situations 3 a description of the process by which decision models are constructed and 4 an identification of several modeling concepts that provide a basis for designing and constructing a pilot-level system of automated decision aids.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE