Military Ships and Naval Vessels

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    U.S. and Canadian Cooperative Approaches to Arctic Security

    Canada and the United States are paying more attention to underwater detection capabilities. In an era of extreme budget pressures, the two countries should examine options for working together to monitor subsurface activities.

    Dec 31, 1989

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    Sources of radioactivity in the ocean environment: from low-level waste to nuclear-powered submarines

    This paper discusses both natural and man-made radioactivity in the marine environment. Radioactivity occurs naturally in both the sea water and in the ocean sediment. Radioactivity in the sea water is fairly uniform geographically and is dominated...

    Dec 31, 1985

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    Soviet navy data base: 1982-1983

    Among the factors which influence naval power are Navy composition (the types of ships in the navy); fleet assignments (the basic location of ships); fleet organization (the groupings of ships used); ship availability (the number of ships in various ...

    Dec 31, 1982

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    Life Aboard a Soviet Destroyer and a Soviet Submarine

    Presents two fictionalized accounts of life at sea — one aboard a Soviet destroyer, the other aboard a Soviet submarine — based on articles that appeared in the open literature on the Soviet navy between 1973 and 1982.

    Dec 31, 1982

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    Sea-Ice Conditions in the Norwegian, Barents, and White Seas

    An investigation of the possible effects of climatic change on the military posture of the United States and the Soviet Union.

    Jul 31, 1976

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    A Methodology for Comparing the Range Performance of Chemically Fueled Submersibles

    Presents a simple, general method for readily comparing the performances of chemically powered submersibles.

    Dec 31, 1975

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    The Economics of Naval Ship Automation: An Analysis of Proposed Automation of the DE-1052

    Proposed automation of the DE-1052 class destroyer escort is analyzed as an investment problem.

    Dec 31, 1974

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    Fatal Submarine Accidents: A Bibliography, 1900-1965

    This first complete bibliography of submarine accidents resulting in one or more deaths is a spinoff from a larger study of public reactions to disasters.

    Dec 31, 1965

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    Ship Weight Data Conversion from Maritime to Naval Classification.

    Presentation of a method for converting ship construction weights from the Maritime Administration system to the Navy BuShips systems. The conversion system is devised to assemble and present, on a common basis, data from these different weight estim...

    Dec 31, 1964

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    Cost Sensitivity Analysis

    A discussion of the techniques of cost sensitivity analysis, illustrated by a hypothetical investigation of a system designed to protect the United States against submarine-launched ballistic missiles.

    Dec 31, 1964

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    John Birkler

    Senior Fellow
    Education M.S. in physics, University of South Carolina; B.S. in physics, Roanoke College

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    James Black

    Senior Analyst
    Education M.Sc./M.A. in international relations and international security, London School of Economics and Sciences Po Paris; B.A. (Hons) in history, University of Cambridge

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    Michael Bohnert

    Technical Analyst
    Education B.S. in mechanical engineering, University of Notre Dame; M.E. in systems engineering, The Pennsylvania State University

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    James G. Kallimani

    Senior Technical Analyst
    Education BS in aeronautical and astronautical engineering, Purdue University; MS in data analytics, Southern New Hampshire University

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    John Plumb

    Senior Engineer
    Education Ph.D. in aerospace engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder; M.S. in physics, University of Colorado at Boulder; B.S. in physics, University of Notre Dame

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    Aaron C. Davenport

    Senior Policy Researcher, International/Defense/Homeland Security/Safety & Health
    Education M.S. in environmental sciences, occupational health, industrial hygiene, minor - hazardous materials, University of California, Los Angeles Fielding School of Public Health

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    Paul DeLuca

    Senior Engineer
    Education Ph.D. in engineering, Northwestern University; M.S. in engineering, Ohio State University; B.S. in physics, U.S. Naval Academy

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    Emma Westerman

    Mathematician
    Education M.S. in mathematics and statistics, Georgetown University; B.S. in mathematics and statistics, Carnegie Mellon University; B.A. in philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University