Category Archive for: ‘Thesis Ideas’

Navigational Heads Up Display (NAVHUD) for surface ship conning officers

NPS provided a short story about the thesis work of CS student (MOVES track) LT Brendan Geoghegan. LT Geoghegan’s study has been investigating the potential use of an augmented electronic navigation system entitled Navigational Heads Up Display (NAVHUD) for surface ship conning officers. More details at NPS intranet web site: NAVHUD study NPS web site announcement For the Facebook fans, …

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MOVES Thesis Investigates Effects of ITS on Performance

LT Ryan McBride, USN, graduated today (6/20/14) with an MS in MOVES.  As part of his degree, he wrote a thesis describing his work measuring the effects of an intelligent tutoring system (ITS) upon learners’ performance. McBride created an experiment to evaluate the effects of using an ITS on the performance of users performing a detect-to-engage (DTE) sequence.  A DTE is …

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Testing Oculus Rift at MOVES

MOVES recently purchased much-talked-about HMD from Oculus. LT Brendan Geoghegan, US Navy officer,  provided attendees of MOVES Brown Bag with a chance to enjoy hands-on experience by presenting several demo applications that use this HMD system. We are in a process of purchasing the latest version (higher resolution from what we currently have) and using that to support student research …

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MOVES Human Factors and Training Systems Focus Group Tests zSpace Stereoscopic Display Platform

MOVES Human Factors and Training Systems focus group organized a demo and hands on experience with zSpace stereoscopic display platform that integrates hear tracking, stereoscopic display, and stylus for user interact. Demo also included video capture capability that allows for augmented reality view of the user and 3D scene he/she operates with. Our plan is to use this platform to …

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Native DIS in Javascript

I’ve got a Javascript implementation of DIS working, including encoding and decoding to and from the standard IEEE 1278 binary format. This is significant because, combined with web sockets, it allows the web browser to interact in DIS simulations without the use of an intermediate format. Web based applications can, with the aid of a fairly simple gateway, directly participate in existing DIS …

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Thesis Topic: Mapping the Expeditionary Energy Modeling Space

The MOVES Institute has submitted a proposal to the NPS-E20 program (https://wiki.nps.edu/display/E2ONPS/Broad+Agency+Announcements) for research on expeditionary energy modeling, “Mapping the Expeditionary Energy Modeling Space”. We are seeking one or more MOVES students interested in considering this research for their thesis work. Abstract: There is increasing awareness that energy concerns are vital to successful planning and conduct of military operations. New modeling …

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MOVES-backed Cyber Simulation Thesis

All, Completed as part of the ongoing cyber simulation efforts with support from DOT&E. -Joe A DEFINITIVE INTEROPERABILITY TEST METHODOLOGY FOR THE MALICIOUS ACTIVITY SIMULATION TOOL (MAST) Nathaniel J. Hayes–Lieutenant, United States Navy B.A., University of Washington, August 2008 Master of Science in Cyber Systems and Operations–March 2013 Thesis Advisor: Gurminder Singh, Computer Science Department Co-Advisor: John H. Gibson, Computer …

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NMSO Bi-Weekly 24May13 DoD M&S Priority Objectives

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Developing a Peformance Summarization Tool to Aid Aviation Instructors in Identifying Postive and Negative Trends

I’m exploring an idea for my Thesis research that would provide COs/Instructors in a squadron with a summary of ATF Data on individual pilots in the squadron.  The idea being that in addition to the verbal input that the Planning Board For raining (PB4T) and the instructors around the table provide to have some quantified summary of the collective data that …

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FBI: RFI for Video Management Systems

MOVES Team, All the right words: open architecture, modular, scalable, non-proprietary… RFI for Video Management Systems – Federal Business Opportunities: Opportunities This looks like something Don, Jeff W, Jeff M. could be provide some of the codec, index, archive expertise.  Also, the approach they describe could make this a very interesting teaming opportunity…  A modular solution is desired, such that …

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