Masters Theses

Abstract

"This paper describes a methodology for modifying a combat training simulation model to include a comprehensive data structure and computer software, to allow the model to be implemented on a microcomputer. It begins by developing a topology for combat simulation models and proceeds to define a data structure suitable for describing military units and facilitating the varied aspects of the simulation. An eclectic approach to the development of the model and the implementing software is followed throughout. Appropriate aspects of a number of models are incorporated into a single model suitable for training military commanders and their staffs. PASCAL, a general purpose programming language, was selected to implement the model on the microcomputer because of its flexibility and availability, and its procedural orientation which supports modular development of the software system and invites further enhancements to the model"--Abstract, page ii.

Advisor(s)

Gillett, Billy E.

Committee Member(s)

Rigler, A. K.
Daily, Madison

Department(s)

Computer Science

Degree Name

M.S. in Computer Science

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

Spring 1987

Pagination

v, 93 pages

Note about bibliography

Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-87).

Rights

© 1987 David Dean Holmes, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Thesis - Restricted Access

File Type

text

Language

English

Thesis Number

T 5473

Print OCLC #

16812457

Link to Catalog Record

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http://merlin.lib.umsystem.edu/record=b1957920~S5

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