Accession Number:

ADA612196

Title:

Operations Research / Operations Analysis Orientation Course Curriculum for NATO Nations (Programme d'initiation a la recherche / l'analyse operationnelle pour les pays de l'OTAN)

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NATO SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

334.0

Abstract:

This study generates case study learning modules to demonstrate the value of analytical methods in various decision-making applications. The intended audience for these modules are non-analysts at the executive and flag officer decision-maker level. Military Operations Research OR or Operational Analysis OA is defined as the application of scientific methods to assist executive decision-makers, commanders, and their staffs in illuminating key issues related to evaluating alternatives in operational courses of action, logistics support, and procurement of forces, or assessing on-going operations. When applied successfully, OROA will almost always result in savings and increased efficiency or effectiveness or both. Knowledge of how the tools and techniques of OROA may be applied will help decision makers fully leverage their potential.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE